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

ELECTIONS

Matichak takes the reins

Stepping into her new role as Mountain View mayor, Lisa Matichak could be in store for a year of walking the political tightrope,...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2019
Last comment by psr, on Jan 20, 2019 at 4:16 pm | 17 comments | 5572 Views

ELECTIONS

Regional housing plan splits elected leaders

A sweeping package of proposals to preserve and expand the Bay Area's housing stock is making its way to the state Legislature,...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2019
Last comment by The Business Man, on Jan 18, 2019 at 8:25 pm | 15 comments | 4006 Views

ELECTIONS

VTA plan cuts Mountain View route

Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority is asking for public input for its new service plan, which will reduce some routes...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2019
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on Jan 17, 2019 at 9:57 pm | 6 comments | 4340 Views

ELECTIONS

Mixed bag of applicants for rent control committee

Mountain View City Council members will have their choice of seven candidates, a mix of professionals and property owners,...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2019
Last comment by HMM, on Jan 14, 2019 at 9:17 pm | 7 comments | 4107 Views

ELECTIONS

Mixed bag of applicants for rent control committee

Mountain View City Council members will have their choice of seven candidates, a mix of professionals and property owners,...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2019
Last comment by The Business Man, on Jan 11, 2019 at 3:56 pm | 3 comments | 904 Views

ELECTIONS

Google moves to next stage of campus plans

Moving into the next phase of its showpiece campus plans, Google officials submitted new architecture designs in recent days...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2018
Last comment by CCTV Solution, on Jan 8, 2019 at 4:19 am | 14 comments | 12091 Views

ELECTIONS

One last hurdle for Measure B

More than two years later, the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority may finally get to start spending the money collected...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2018
Last comment by Gary Wesley, on Dec 29, 2018 at 1:32 am | 3 comments | 3307 Views

ELECTIONS

Showalter holds lead, but council race still in limbo

Two weeks after the Nov. 6 election, the battle for one of the seats on the Mountain View City Council is still too close...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2018
Last comment by Common sense, on Dec 6, 2018 at 10:10 am | 9 comments | 3792 Views

ELECTIONS

City to issue bonds for transportation upgrades

The Mountain View City Council agreed to issue a total of $68.8 million in bonds in order to help construct a variety of...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2018
Last comment by Google to get $28 million?, on Nov 28, 2018 at 11:56 pm | 1 comment | 3006 Views

ELECTIONS

Late contributions boost City Council campaigns

Campaign donations are pouring in for John Inks in his bid for a third term on the Mountain View City Council. Just days...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2018
Last comment by Grumpy Minority, on Nov 21, 2018 at 2:30 pm | 21 comments | 928 Views

ELECTIONS

Los Altos man arrested for alleged social media stalking

A Los Altos man was arrested Monday after he was police linked him to a chain of explicit, sexually violent and threatening...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2018
Last comment by disgusting, on Nov 20, 2018 at 5:01 pm | 1 comment | 5863 Views

ELECTIONS

High school stadium lights get go-ahead

Mountain View-Los Altos High School District board members unanimously agreed Tuesday night to move forward on a plan to...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2018
Last comment by Object to Environmental Report, on Nov 17, 2018 at 10:46 am | 17 comments | 1373 Views

ELECTIONS

Facebook cuts deal for free worker meals

As Facebook launches a massive new office campus in Mountain View, the tech giant will be allowed to keep one of its most...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2018
Last comment by Money always wins, on Nov 17, 2018 at 7:35 am | 11 comments | 13894 Views

ELECTIONS

Showalter pulls ahead for third seat on City Council

With votes still being tabulated, the winners in the Mountain View City Council race appear to be shifting. As of Tuesday...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2018
Last comment by Grumpy Minority, on Nov 13, 2018 at 7:58 pm | 18 comments | 6020 Views

ELECTIONS

Kamei coasts to win; other candidates duke it out

It looks like a shake-up is coming to the Mountain View City Council with Planning Commissioner Ellen Kamei taking the lead...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2018
Last comment by Angel, on Nov 13, 2018 at 10:04 am | 69 comments | 13529 Views

ELECTIONS

Lets welcome RVs and tiny homes in new micro-trailer parks and then clear all RVs off MV streets

Perhaps the problem isn't RVs, but city laws the prevent free-market responses to the RV situation. If only MV would allow...

Original post made by Christopher Chiang on Nov. 12, 2018
There are no comments yet. 414 Views

ELECTIONS

Mountain View voters back bonds, progressive policies

In keeping with past years, Mountain View voters largely leaned left in the Nov. 6 general election, backing spending measures,...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2018
Last comment by The Election, on Nov 10, 2018 at 4:23 am | 11 comments | 4500 Views

ELECTIONS

Physicians lead big in health care district race

Residents in the El Camino Healthcare District largely picked candidates with medical degrees over careers in politics, with...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2018
Last comment by Oberser, on Nov 7, 2018 at 9:59 am | 2 comments | 2310 Views

ELECTIONS

Walter, Torok and Vonnegut lead in MVLA race

A contested race for the Mountain View-Los Altos High School District school board appears likely to end in a landslide victory...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2018
There are no comments yet. 2191 Views

ELECTIONS

Editorial: Wheeler and Conley for Mountain View Whisman school board

It's a transformative time for the Mountain View Whisman School District, and voters may be asking themselves whether it's...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2018
Last comment by Dump Wheeler, on Nov 6, 2018 at 10:33 am | 9 comments | 4813 Views
<< < 2 3 4 5 6 > >>
Page 4 of 40

Stay informed

Get daily headlines sent straight to your inbox.

Chick-fil-A quietly starts delivering out of DoorDash kitchen in Redwood City
By Elena Kadvany | 62 comments | 10,097 views

Palo Altans and their Virtue Signaling
By Sherry Listgarten | 24 comments | 3,111 views

Differentiating Grief from Clinical Depression
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 2,902 views

 

Support local families in need

Your contribution to the Holiday Fund will go directly to nonprofits supporting local families and children in need. Last year, Voice readers and the Wakerly, Packard and Hewlett foundations contributed a total of $72,000.

DONATE