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AROUND TOWN

St. Francis student shot to death in Oregon

A Mountain View teenager was shot and killed Monday outside his grandmother's home in Oregon, about 13 miles south of Portland....

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2012
Last comment by Andrew, on Jul 14, 2012 at 9:42 pm | 2 comments | 3852 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hazmat investigation at 23andMe

Mountain View fire crews spent four hours at biotech company 23andMe on Monday investigating a suspicious letter full of...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2015
Last comment by Linda , on Nov 26, 2015 at 1:34 pm | 7 comments | 3848 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Will high-intensity math pay off?

Mountain View Whisman's four-week math intervention program, held at Foothill College throughout July, is showing encouraging...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2008
Last comment by Parent, on Aug 20, 2008 at 1:31 pm | 15 comments | 3847 Views

SPORTS

Crosstown Rival Basketball Transfer Examined

Original post made by EBAL Fan on Jan. 25, 2012
Last comment by EBAL Fan, on Jan 25, 2012 at 6:35 pm | 1 comment | 3846 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man slashed with knife during argument

Police arrested a Mountain View woman last week after she allegedly got into an argument with a roommate, picked up a knife...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2014
Last comment by Jon, on Oct 21, 2014 at 2:58 pm | 2 comments | 3846 Views

SPORTS

Design workshop set for McKelvey Park revamp

The Santa Clara Valley Water District is hosting a workshop at the Mountain View library on Sept. 9 to develop plans for...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2010
Last comment by resident of St. Francis Acres (neighborhood surrounding McKelvey), on Sep 30, 2010 at 2:21 pm | 3 comments | 3845 Views

AROUND TOWN

Foundation debuts online 'giving day' for nonprofits

On May 6, the Mountain View-based Silicon Valley Community Foundation will be hosting SVGives, the region's first "crowdfunding"...

Original post made on May. 5, 2014
Last comment by Alison Barnsley, on May 7, 2014 at 12:46 pm | 8 comments | 3845 Views

AROUND TOWN

Shuck it to me

Oysters should be your first choice at Shell Shock, where offerings change according to what's in season and oysters are...

Original post made on May. 29, 2015
Last comment by Frequent Diner, on May 29, 2015 at 11:07 am | 1 comment | 3844 Views

AROUND TOWN

New traffic signal aims to make tracks safer

Nearby residents worry that a new traffic signal at the intersection of Rengstorff and Crisanto avenues may be causing some...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2014
Last comment by Martin, on Feb 6, 2014 at 3:56 pm | 1 comment | 3843 Views

AROUND TOWN

Castro Street Research

Dear Town Square Readers, I am conducting research for a doctoral dissertation on the topic of urban street design and...

Original post made by Joe Kott on Nov. 9, 2007
Last comment by Joe Kott, on Nov 9, 2007 at 2:23 pm | 3 comments | 3841 Views

ELECTIONS

THANK YOU VOTERS!!!!

Hi Everyone, Although it appears that I did not win a seat on the city council (believe it or not there are still about...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Nov. 8, 2012
There are no comments yet. 3841 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Two more join quest for vacant school board seat

Two more applicants have come forward seeking the vacant seat on the Mountain View Whisman school board, with two different...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2015
Last comment by Close but..., on Jul 31, 2015 at 9:58 pm | 1 comment | 3840 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google to roll out new self-driving cars in MV

The sight of Google's self-driving cars navigating the road is nothing new for Mountain View residents, but national tech...

Original post made on May. 21, 2015
Last comment by No More Tailgaters, on May 21, 2015 at 12:08 pm | 1 comment | 3840 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hetch Hetchy project a no-go

A litany of fiery statements Tuesday night did not stop the City Council from cleaning the slate at 450 Whisman Road, rejecting...

Original post made on May. 2, 2008
Last comment by DM, on May 2, 2008 at 12:24 pm | 1 comment | 3838 Views

ELECTIONS

El Camino Hospital has a very good year

El Camino Hospital raked in more money than anticipated this fiscal year, ending with $65 million in extra cash -- and hospital...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2015
Last comment by robyn, on Jul 15, 2015 at 6:04 am | 5 comments | 3838 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Nonprofit aims to bring laundry, shower services to homeless

People who are homeless in Palo Alto and East Palo Alto could soon have free showers and laundry services through a new initiative...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2015
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 20, 2015 at 6:53 pm | 3 comments | 3835 Views

RESTAURANTS

Shalala hits all the right notes

Umami. It is the fifth taste, most easily translated from Japanese as savoriness, which, in addition to sweet, salty, sour,...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2011
Last comment by A. Reader, on Mar 12, 2011 at 11:34 pm | 3 comments | 3835 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Palo Alto settles lawsuit over plastic bags

Palo Alto will have to conduct a lengthy environmental analysis should it choose to expand its campaign against plastic bags,...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2009
Last comment by Don Frances, on Aug 6, 2009 at 2:14 pm | 33 comments | 3834 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District considers hiring private eye

With elementary school enrollment growing much faster than expected, and around 80 students on a waiting list to attend their...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2008
Last comment by susan, on Sep 29, 2008 at 1:29 pm | 3 comments | 3833 Views

RESTAURANTS

Cozy, classic, French

Not that long ago (OK, in light years) the culinary landscape was dotted with French restaurants. Most Americans didn't know...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2013
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Feb 15, 2013 at 4:32 pm | 2 comments | 3833 Views
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