Town Square

Post a New Topic


Sort by:  Most recent topic/comment   Most viewed   Most comments

Navigation tip: Clicking on any category label will display all recent posts in that category

AROUND TOWN

Disability Pride Parade moves to Mountain View

Disabled and non-disabled residents of Silicon Valley will march together in downtown Mountain View on Saturday, July 21,...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2012
Last comment by SP Phil, on Jul 21, 2012 at 1:01 pm | 5 comments | 1583 Views

AROUND TOWN

City hires new head of community services

J.P. de la Montaigne has been tapped to oversee the city's Community Services Department. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=5889...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2012
Last comment by curious, on Jul 31, 2012 at 5:42 pm | 5 comments | 1336 Views

AROUND TOWN

Simitian endorses Jerry Hill for state Senate

California Sen. Joe Simitian has endorsed state Assemblyman Jerry Hill for the new 13th State Senate District seat, Hill's...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2012
Last comment by USA, on Aug 2, 2012 at 1:20 pm | 5 comments | 1337 Views

AROUND TOWN

NASA Ames scientist to analyze data sent back from Mars

Thousands of people gathered at the NASA Ames Research Center at Moffett Field Sunday night, Aug. 5, to watch the historic...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2012
Last comment by Mr. Worldallwrong, on Aug 8, 2012 at 6:58 pm | 5 comments | 1457 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Real estate investor gets five-year federal sentence

A longtime Palo Alto and Mountain View real estate investor has received a five-year federal prison term on Aug. 20 for bilking...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2012
Last comment by Coach, on Aug 27, 2012 at 3:23 pm | 5 comments | 1732 Views

AROUND TOWN

Scientists: Wind could meet world power needs by 2030

Wind holds enough energy to meet or exceed the world's total demand for power by 2030, according to new research from Stanford...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2012
Last comment by Creationist, on Sep 13, 2012 at 7:24 am | 5 comments | 1945 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Tiff brews between NASA Ames and NASA HQ?

Those working to save Moffett Field's historic Hangar One have taken note of reports that Pete Worden, the director of Mountain...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2012
Last comment by Member, on Nov 10, 2012 at 9:25 am | 5 comments | 2069 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School test scores continue to climb

Officials from both of Mountain View's public school districts are hailing recently released state standardized testing data...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Sep 24, 2012 at 9:30 am | 5 comments | 2456 Views

AROUND TOWN

Advocates seek detailed bike injury data

Council candidates and cycling advocates are calling for the city to release more detail about the 203 bike-related injuries...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2012
Last comment by mike, on Sep 21, 2012 at 3:49 pm | 5 comments | 1516 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council candidates discuss high cost of housing

In a Whisman neighborhood forum Monday night, City Council candidates had differing views on how to tackle what they all...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2012
Last comment by Monica, on Oct 7, 2012 at 11:24 am | 5 comments | 2109 Views

AROUND TOWN

Vargas arrested in Minnesota

Jose Antonio Vargas, the Mountain View High School grad and immigration reform advocate, was arrested Friday and cited for...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2012
Last comment by CopperC, on Oct 9, 2012 at 5:47 pm | 5 comments | 1234 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Thunder, lightning jolt Bay Area residents

Some Bay Area residents were startled when an unusual weather system brought lightning and thunder to the region overnight. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2012
Last comment by ellekay, on Oct 11, 2012 at 12:02 am | 5 comments | 2425 Views

AROUND TOWN

Measure M would limit top El Camino salaries

The CEO and many upper management officials working for El Camino Hospital could see their paychecks greatly reduced this...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2012
Last comment by JFLosAltos, on Oct 24, 2012 at 9:23 pm | 5 comments | 1306 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The colorful dead

About 100 children from Mountain View's two middle schools got a hands-on lesson on a centuries-old Mexican tradition, as...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2012
Last comment by Will, on Oct 26, 2012 at 6:04 pm | 5 comments | 1085 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Plastic Bag Ban All About the MONEY!!!

The Truth about the Plastic Bag Ban By Jim Neal, Candidate, Mountain View City...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Oct. 29, 2012
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Nov 2, 2012 at 1:18 am | 5 comments | 1543 Views

ELECTIONS

Hospital district voters should defeat Measure M

We hope voters in the El Camino Hospital District will see Measure M for what it is — a vindictive strike by a disgruntled...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2012
Last comment by reader, on Nov 7, 2012 at 10:23 am | 5 comments | 1701 Views

OTHER ISSUES

'Unplug your kids,' psychologist advises

"Unplug your kids." That was the message Friday, Nov. 9, of psychologist Robert Russell, who spoke in the fourth "Town &...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2012
Last comment by Irene, on Nov 17, 2012 at 8:45 am | 5 comments | 1524 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Motorcyclist killed in collision

The Santa Clara County coroner's office has identified the motorcyclist in a fatal motorcycle collision in Mountain View...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2012
Last comment by Friend, on Nov 29, 2012 at 6:02 pm | 5 comments | 1329 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Meeting: Little outcry over rise in cancer near toxic site

Despite sensational TV news coverage, a rise in the number of people living near Mountain View's toxic sites with non-Hodgkin...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2012
Last comment by Steve Williams, on Dec 5, 2012 at 12:28 pm | 5 comments | 3951 Views

AROUND TOWN

New chef embraces the old at Chez TJ

The new chef at Chez TJ, Mountain View's only Michelin-starred restaurant, says that diners shouldn't expect to find agar...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2012
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Dec 11, 2012 at 2:18 am | 5 comments | 3466 Views
<< < 131.5 132.5 133.5 134.5 135.5 > >>
Page 133.5 of 324

Freshman Blues Don't Mean Wrong College
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 2 comments | 1,044 views

Background and Ideas for the Comp Plan
By Steve Levy | 20 comments | 980 views

Give me a moment
By Jessica T | 0 comments | 647 views

First Impression of Chennai Kings
By Anita Felicelli | 6 comments | 533 views

My Experience Using Tugg.com To Host A Movie At Shoreline
By Angela Hey | 0 comments | 486 views