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

Murlagan house used for fire training

"Don't worry, we've only lost a few reporters since we started doing this," joked fire department spokesman Lynn Brown. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2008
Last comment by Sharkbait, on Jan 28, 2008 at 11:17 am | 1 comment | 3472 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District gives nod to new parcel tax

Facing huge state budget cuts that threaten elementary and middle school programs and small class sizes, the Mountain View...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2008
Last comment by Observer, on Mar 11, 2008 at 6:22 pm | 10 comments | 3472 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents seek larger slice of Shoreline taxes

In one of its most challenging discussions in recent memory, the City Council on Tuesday will talk about the possibility...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2011
Last comment by FYI, on Feb 9, 2011 at 5:48 pm | 29 comments | 3471 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Alta Vista teens net $25K in scholarships

Students may enter Alta Vista High School as at-risk youth in danger of dropping out, but that doesn't mean they'll leave...

Original post made on May. 28, 2014
Last comment by Teri Jara, on May 28, 2014 at 3:56 pm | 2 comments | 3467 Views

ELECTIONS

Measure C passes by a landslide

The Mountain View Whisman School District's new parcel tax won with a solid 79.8 percent of the vote Tuesday, surprising...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2008
Last comment by Fran Goodwin, on Jun 5, 2008 at 10:35 am | 2 comments | 3464 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Football under the lights for MVHS

Excitement and frustration were in the air Monday night, as the school board voted to allow Mountain View High School students...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2012
Last comment by Ken Henderson, on Oct 22, 2012 at 1:03 pm | 2 comments | 3464 Views

AROUND TOWN

VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Syrian Intervention

Each week the Mountain View Voice heads down to Castro Street to ask passersby what they think about a current event. This...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2013
There are no comments yet. 3462 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents say they would sue over special ed cuts

An item to reduce aide hours in the Mountain View Whisman School District's autism program was again pulled from the agenda...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2009
Last comment by Teacher, on Jan 22, 2010 at 3:32 pm | 21 comments | 3461 Views

BOOKS

Alta Vista student causes lockdown

A potentially dangerous situation was averted Monday when an enraged high school student shoved his mother, struck a police...

Original post made on May. 16, 2009
Last comment by Old Ben, on May 17, 2009 at 4:17 pm | 2 comments | 3459 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Huff kids grow their own Great Pumpkin

A giant pumpkin named Frank, carefully nurtured since spring by Huff Elementary School students, tipped the scales during...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2007
Last comment by Huff student, on Oct 21, 2007 at 11:03 pm | 1 comment | 3456 Views

AROUND TOWN

El Camino bus lanes nixed by council, again

The City Council spent two and half hours discussing a plan for dedicated bus rapid transit lanes on El Camino Real on Tuesday,...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2012
Last comment by Rodger, on Jan 27, 2012 at 10:56 am | 29 comments | 3455 Views

AROUND TOWN

NASA Ames offers buyouts to hundreds of employees

A source at NASA Ames has emailed the ==I Voice== a list of over 400 employees who have been offered buyouts worth up to...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2009
Last comment by Ron, on May 1, 2009 at 8:13 am | 5 comments | 3451 Views

RESTAURANTS

Tasty Turkish fare

Mediterranean cuisine has long been a local restaurant favorite. Downtown Palo Alto has its fair share: oak-fired rotisserie...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2010
Last comment by southbaygal, on Dec 25, 2010 at 3:18 pm | 2 comments | 3450 Views

AROUND TOWN

City, Google in hotel talks

For more than 20 years the city has had a goal to build a large hotel with a conference center. Finally, with the help of...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2007
Last comment by ravindra, on Nov 11, 2007 at 7:11 am | 2 comments | 3448 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Tis the season, already

Is it really time to run our annual holiday story? The candle-lighting and hall-decking and jingling seem to be starting...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2013
Last comment by Mountain View resident, on Nov 14, 2013 at 5:15 pm | 2 comments | 3448 Views

AROUND TOWN

No car, no recourse

When Vaibhav Chopda returned from a six-week vacation, his car was missing from his apartment complex's lot. As he soon found...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2008
Last comment by Sue The Pants Off These Bums, on Jul 21, 2008 at 9:42 pm | 9 comments | 3447 Views

AROUND TOWN

In a tight spot: residents pitch ideas for Stevens Creek Trail

Over 120 people packed a meeting hall in Los Altos on Nov. 14 to discuss the biggest challenges yet in extending the Stevens...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2012
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Nov 26, 2012 at 3:17 pm | 17 comments | 3444 Views

AROUND TOWN

Another big apartment project approved

After being praised for its exemplary design, the City Council approved a project Nov. 12 that will bring 160 new apartments...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2013
Last comment by Linda, on Nov 19, 2013 at 2:32 pm | 51 comments | 3444 Views

SPORTS

U14 Girls Soccer Team seeking players

The Fusion, an MVLA U14 Class 1 girl's soccer team is looking for competitve players to join the team. We have open try-outs...

Original post made by Pavan Nigam on Aug. 21, 2008
There are no comments yet. 3443 Views

AROUND TOWN

Wednesday: commission to look at plans for San Antonio center

Planning Commissioners are expected to look at plans tonight for a 150-room hotel and 741,000 square feet of office space...

Original post made on May. 16, 2012
Last comment by Political Insider, on May 21, 2012 at 9:03 pm | 26 comments | 3443 Views
<< < 56.5 57.5 58.5 59.5 60.5 > >>
Page 58.5 of 331

Mixx, Scott's Seafood replacement, opens in Mountain View
By Elena Kadvany | 14 comments | 3,340 views

To Cambodia With Love
By Laura Stec | 4 comments | 2,490 views

Ten Steps to Get Started with Financial Aid
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 2 comments | 2,366 views

All Parking Permits Should Have a Fee
By Steve Levy | 23 comments | 1,783 views

Life in fast forward
By Jessica T | 3 comments | 1,351 views