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AROUND TOWN

Man struck and killed by Caltrain Monday night

A commuter train hit and killed a man near the Santa Clara station Monday evening, a Caltrain spokeswoman said. In a separate...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2015
Last comment by Joseph L, on Nov 24, 2015 at 8:55 am | 8 comments | 3278 Views

AROUND TOWN

Housing crisis keeps CSA busy

While city officials grapple with the ever-increasing cost of living that is driving out many long-term residents, Community...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2015
Last comment by @Monta Loma, on Dec 15, 2015 at 1:42 pm | 8 comments | 5837 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View preps for role on Super Bowl Sunday

On Feb. 7, the eyes of millions of football fans will be squarely on Santa Clara, the host of Super Bowl 50, but Mountain...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2016
Last comment by DC, on Jan 29, 2016 at 4:50 pm | 8 comments | 3821 Views

AROUND TOWN

City to foot the bill for creek trail project

A project to extend the Permanente Creek Trail through Crittenden Middle School is moving forward on, as part of a larger...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2016
Last comment by parent, on Feb 1, 2016 at 10:30 am | 8 comments | 2811 Views

AROUND TOWN

Drought persists, despite state's big snowpack

Although the amount of rain and snow in California this year has reached higher levels than last year, the state's drought...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2016
Last comment by Less Industrial Waste Needed, on Feb 10, 2016 at 10:33 am | 8 comments | 1848 Views

AROUND TOWN

Report: High-speed rail to launch in Silicon Valley

California's high-speed rail system would make its debut in the Bay Area, with bullet trains whisking passengers between...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2016
Last comment by Gary, on Feb 22, 2016 at 7:41 pm | 8 comments | 2512 Views

AROUND TOWN

City to fly pride flag in June

A proposal to fly the LGBT pride flag in downtown Mountain View in June received the City Council's blessing, but not without...

Original post made on May. 18, 2016
Last comment by Sarah1000, on May 19, 2016 at 10:03 pm | 8 comments | 2538 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View taxi company order to pay $175K in back wages

The owner of a Silicon Valley taxi and limousine company has been ordered to pay $175,000 in back wages to dozens of drivers...

Original post made on May. 25, 2016
Last comment by Why pay employees?, on May 28, 2016 at 11:07 am | 8 comments | 360 Views

AROUND TOWN

City sinks paid-parking due to dismal numbers

The city is pulling the plug on a paid-parking program meant to help control the downtown lots during 49ers football games...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2016
Last comment by Keep MV Vibrant, on Jun 18, 2016 at 8:34 am | 8 comments | 2224 Views

AROUND TOWN

Three arrested in downtown brawl

Mountain View police arrested three men allegedly involved in a fight in downtown Mountain View early Sunday morning. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2016
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 9, 2016 at 1:37 pm | 8 comments | 2482 Views

RESTAURANTS

McDonald's charging too much?

At the McDonald's yesterday morning (El Camino & El Monte Rd) I ordered a #7 which, on the menu, was listed at "$4.19 plus...

Original post made by chuck mckellar on Jul. 14, 2009
Last comment by sean, on Dec 2, 2009 at 10:30 am | 8 comments | 5159 Views

ELECTIONS

Council to vote on 193 apartments

A 193-unit apartment building could soon spring up on El Camino Real just west of San Antonio Road if the City Council approves...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2012
Last comment by Kman, on Jun 29, 2012 at 10:40 am | 8 comments | 2437 Views

ELECTIONS

Chris Clark in line to be 2014 mayor

It's a tradition that hasn't failed in almost 10 years: at the start of every new year, the city's vice mayor rotates into...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2014
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Jan 10, 2014 at 9:51 am | 8 comments | 5117 Views

ELECTIONS

Caltrain, bikes and 21st century choices

All it takes is a trip downtown at 6 p.m. on a weeknight to see the changes. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2014/05/23/caltrain-bikes-and-21st-centu...

Original post made on May. 26, 2014
Last comment by Janet Lafleur, on May 28, 2014 at 11:16 pm | 8 comments | 1715 Views

ELECTIONS

Water district race heats up

Gary Kremen, a Silicon Valley entrepreneur and founder of the dating site Match.com, has entered the race for the Santa Clara...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2014
Last comment by Benica, on Aug 2, 2014 at 10:31 pm | 8 comments | 3854 Views

ELECTIONS

No labor peace for hotel on city land

In a closed-door meeting last week about a hotel and office development proposed for city land at 750 Moffett Boulevard,...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2014
Last comment by Maher, on Sep 18, 2014 at 7:36 pm | 8 comments | 4397 Views

ELECTIONS

Is the North Bayshore Really the Biggest Issue?

[Post removed. Town Square is a forum for debate and conversation on issues and matters of interest to our community. It...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Nov. 1, 2014
Last comment by floored, on Nov 4, 2014 at 12:10 pm | 8 comments | 798 Views

ELECTIONS

Clark seeks to be council's consensus-builder

Chris Clark, 32, is coming to the end of his first term on the City Council and has announced his bid for re-election, saying...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2016
Last comment by looking for a better candidate, on Apr 22, 2016 at 2:59 pm | 8 comments | 1807 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Differences between local high schools

Can someone please explain the differences between Mountain View and Los Altos High Schools? Can Los Altos students decide...

Original post made by Los Altos Mom on Jul. 26, 2007
Last comment by eric, on Aug 8, 2007 at 3:19 pm | 7 comments | 5207 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parcel tax present: $166,000

Mountain View Whisman school officials searching for ways to compensate for expected cuts in state funding will get some...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2008
Last comment by Alan, on Mar 21, 2008 at 10:56 am | 7 comments | 3841 Views
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Opening alert: iTalico in Palo Alto
By Elena Kadvany | 2 comments | 2,866 views