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

Stanford to cut striking nurses' pay, health care benefits

Stanford Health Care and Lucile Packard Children's Hospital administrators have announced they will cut off health insurance...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2022
Last comment by SalsaMusic, on Apr 18, 2022 at 7:58 pm | 2 comments | 3093 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Dr. Sara Cody reflects on her front-and-center role during the pandemic

Dr. Sara Cody faced the biggest challenge of her career in 2020 as the COVID-19 pandemic began to unfold. She was suddenly...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2022
Last comment by Johnny Yuma, on Apr 18, 2022 at 3:51 pm | 2 comments | 3374 Views

OTHER ISSUES

California unveils plan to scale up electric vehicle sales to prep for ban on gas-fueled cars

California's clean-air regulators on Tuesday unveiled a far-reaching proposal requiring a ramp-up in sales of zero-emission...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2022
Last comment by ivg, on Apr 17, 2022 at 4:18 am | 5 comments | 3470 Views

AROUND TOWN

Former Assemblywoman Sally Lieber announces run for state Board of Equalization

Sally Lieber, a Mountain View City Council member and former state Assemblywoman, is throwing her hat in the ring to join...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2022
Last comment by Community Minded, on Apr 13, 2022 at 3:50 pm | 2 comments | 3954 Views

AROUND TOWN

Three vaccine shots later

An exposure during the holiday COVID-19 surge had reporter Angela Swartz counting the days until she'd find out if her young...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2022
Last comment by ML Kyle, on Apr 11, 2022 at 2:45 pm | 1 comment | 3349 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mountain View police release findings of investigation into crash that killed 13-year-old

Graham Middle School student Andre Retana had fallen off his bicycle in front of a construction truck, where the driver could...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2022
Last comment by Polomom, on Apr 8, 2022 at 6:02 pm | 19 comments | 7323 Views

AROUND TOWN

Foothill-De Anza board declines to reinstate Thuy Nguyen as president

The Foothill-De Anza Community College District board of trustees declined to reinstate Thuy Nguyen as Foothill College's...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2022
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Apr 8, 2022 at 3:33 pm | 3 comments | 3723 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mountain View Whisman school board approves three-year deal with teachers union

Mountain View Whisman's school board formally signed off on a contract agreement with the district's teachers union at an...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2022
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Apr 8, 2022 at 3:26 pm | 1 comment | 2904 Views

AROUND TOWN

Small plane makes hard landing, sustains moderate damage at Palo Alto Airport

A small plane sustained moderate damage after making a hard landing at the Palo Alto Airport on Wednesday afternoon, resulting...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2022
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Apr 8, 2022 at 2:55 pm | 1 comment | 2661 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View landlords aren't registering units with the city, prompting calls for more enforcement

Mountain View's Rental Housing Committee agreed last week to consider new ways to get property owners to register rental...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2022
Last comment by LongResident, on Apr 7, 2022 at 3:02 pm | 2 comments | 7826 Views

AROUND TOWN

As aging population rises, more people turn to hospice for enrichment, comfort

For patients and families accustomed to exhaustive treatments, hospice can feel like giving up, or even hastening death....

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2022
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Apr 5, 2022 at 2:23 pm | 1 comment | 3640 Views

AROUND TOWN

Foothill College's president wants job back after being placed on paid leave amid rift with faculty

Five months after being placed on paid administrative leave amid a rift with faculty members, Foothill College President...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2022
Last comment by Robert Prescott, on Apr 5, 2022 at 12:28 pm | 4 comments | 3704 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Los Altos High student dies in a 'potential fentanyl poisoning'

A Los Altos High School student has died in what the Mountain View Police Department is calling a "potential fentanyl poisoning"...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2022
Last comment by PeaceLove, on Apr 4, 2022 at 11:32 pm | 1 comment | 8490 Views

BOOKS

Mountain View's rental market is recovering from the pandemic, with rents up and vacancies down

After a spike in vacancy rates and a decline in rental housing costs during the worst of the coronavirus pandemic, Mountain...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2022
Last comment by LongResident, on Apr 4, 2022 at 12:49 pm | 3 comments | 6919 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Teen cited for alleged DUI crash involving police patrol vehicle

An 18-year-old driver was cited for allegedly crashing into a Mountain View police patrol vehicle while under the influence...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2022
Last comment by taryn-j-white, on Apr 2, 2022 at 11:02 pm | 1 comment | 3142 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Gov. Newsom makes his offer on gas tax rebate

Gov. Gavin Newsom has proposed $11 billion in a California tax rebate to offset high gas prices, including $400 debit cards...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2022
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Apr 1, 2022 at 7:12 pm | 2 comments | 2732 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mountain View planning commission backs plans for six-story affordable housing next to Public Storage

A mixed-use plan that puts high-density affordable housing next to a compact Public Storage facility won the support of Mountain...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2022
Last comment by Sheryl , on Apr 1, 2022 at 4:45 pm | 5 comments | 5661 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

With the help of an outside mediator, Mountain View Whisman reaches tentative union contract

The Mountain View Whisman School District and its teachers union have reached a tentative three-year contract agreement with...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2022
Last comment by , on Mar 31, 2022 at 4:16 pm | 1 comment | 3283 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Alleged stalker of Apple CEO agrees to restraining order, gives up firearms

A woman who allegedly stalked Apple CEO Tim Cook, at one point taking a cross-country drive to find him in his Palo Alto...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2022
Last comment by drslb, on Mar 31, 2022 at 3:39 pm | 1 comment | 2180 Views

AROUND TOWN

Does VTA's leadership need an overhaul? Assemblyman Marc Berman is gathering ideas for how to do it

A Silicon Valley legislator wants big changes for the region's major transit agency, and not everyone is on board. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2022
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Mar 31, 2022 at 7:41 am | 1 comment | 1955 Views
<< < 4 5 6 7 8 > >>
Page 6 of 630

Stay informed.

Get the day's top headlines from Mountain View Online sent to your inbox in the Express newsletter.

Mountain View's Castro Street opens up for an eat-and-greet to rally support for businesses
By The Peninsula Foodist | 0 comments | 2,532 views

Idaho Hot Springs and Yellowstone – Travelin’ Solo
By Laura Stec | 0 comments | 1,333 views

Fidelity, Infidelity, Loyalty, Luck
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 1,233 views