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

Caltrain gets 3-month extension for electrification project

Caltrain has successfully negotiated an extension of the deadline for contractors to begin construction on a massive electrification...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2017
Last comment by the_rehsinnup, on Mar 1, 2017 at 2:57 pm | 7 comments | 5556 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rush for emergency supplies, potassium iodide

Local residents have scooped up emergency-supply kits, water purifiers and potassium iodide in the aftermath of the Japanese...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2011
Last comment by Old Salt, on Mar 23, 2011 at 7:42 am | 10 comments | 5555 Views

AROUND TOWN

Holiday Fund: Day workers give thanks to volunteers

Paul Ramirez, who found hope and help at the Day Worker Center, plans to show his appreciation to the volunteers who helped...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2014
Last comment by Susan, on Dec 8, 2014 at 9:49 am | 1 comment | 5555 Views

AROUND TOWN

City opens new affordable housing complex

Mountain View leaders cut the ribbon on Tuesday, celebrating the completion of a new 49-home apartment building offering...

Original post made on May. 22, 2015
Last comment by Robert, on May 22, 2015 at 11:33 pm | 7 comments | 5555 Views

AROUND TOWN

Driver arrested in fatal El Monte crash

The driver involved in a Mountain View crash that killed a pedestrian will be facing criminal charges, according to the Santa...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2016
Last comment by @Hmmmmm, on Apr 26, 2016 at 4:12 pm | 52 comments | 5555 Views

AROUND TOWN

Community gathers to learn, reflect at Mountain View Juneteenth celebration

The afternoon of June 19, beneath a shade canopy erected at Mountain View's Pioneer Park, about 30 people gathered to celebrate...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2020
Last comment by thanks Justice Vanguard!, on Jun 21, 2020 at 8:19 pm | 1 comment | 5555 Views

SPORTS

New football coach hopes to energize the Eagles

For the past two years, Trevor Pruitt has been proud to help lead the Mountain View High School Spartans varsity football...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2013
Last comment by Theresa, on Feb 25, 2013 at 4:23 pm | 1 comment | 5554 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gas leak triggers church evacuation

PG&E stopped a gas leak in Mountain View earlier today that started when some equipment failed, a company spokeswoman said. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2015
Last comment by Paul Maknchies, on Jun 23, 2015 at 8:43 am | 2 comments | 5554 Views

AROUND TOWN

Diving into ocean exploration

The Exploration Vessel (EV) Nautilus has been pacing up and down the waters of the Pacific Northwest for the past month,...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2016
Last comment by ex-Hooli person, on Jun 8, 2016 at 1:54 am | 1 comment | 5553 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google co-founders Brin, Page step down from Alphabet roles

In a surprise announcement Tuesday, Sergey Brin and Larry Page said they were stepping down from their leadership positions...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2019
Last comment by Sergey, on Dec 7, 2019 at 9:02 am | 4 comments | 5553 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

City agrees to share $50 million with schools

An agreement to share the property taxes of the likes of Google with local schools has been approved by the City Council...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2013
Last comment by Longtime MVer, on Jul 9, 2013 at 7:52 pm | 11 comments | 5552 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police seek two theft suspects

Police are seeking the public's help in finding two suspects who stole two cellphones from a Sprint store Wednesday night,...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2016
Last comment by Dave, on Apr 7, 2016 at 6:04 pm | 4 comments | 5552 Views

AROUND TOWN

Child porn accounts linked to local man

A Mountain View man was arrested Thursday morning after police found he was allegedly connected to social media accounts...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2018
Last comment by Questioning, on Dec 21, 2018 at 10:18 pm | 8 comments | 5552 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fire, fallen power line shuts Bayshore Freeway

All lanes of U.S. Highway 101 in Mountain View were closed Tuesday night for nearly three hours due to a large fire that...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2008
Last comment by Mr. DePortum, on Jan 4, 2009 at 8:11 am | 8 comments | 5551 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man arrested in attempted robbery at Little Caesar's

Police arrested a 25-year-old transient man at a Little Caesar's Pizza in Mountain View last week after he had allegedly...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2016
Last comment by resident, on Oct 31, 2016 at 8:50 pm | 5 comments | 5550 Views

BOOKS

The gay heart of San Francisco

With "The Days of Anna Madrigal," the ninth book in his "Tales of the City" series, beloved San Francisco writer Armistead...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2015
Last comment by Native 1955, on Jan 28, 2015 at 3:13 pm | 2 comments | 5550 Views

ELECTIONS

Local leaders split over transportation measure

Few would dispute that the Bay Area urgently needs relief from traffic jams, but reasonable people are finding much to disagree...

Original post made on May. 9, 2018
Last comment by Nitwit readers as bad as spammers, on May 10, 2018 at 9:34 am | 10 comments | 5550 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mountain View native grabs hold of Hubble

Mountain View's Megan McArthur, an astronaut who is part of the Space Shuttle Atlantis mission to repair the Hubble Space...

Original post made on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by Ned, on May 25, 2009 at 5:49 pm | 8 comments | 5549 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV schools take on big challenges in 2016

It's been a busy year for all three of Mountain View's local school districts. Whether it's building new schools, closing...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2017
Last comment by Former MVWSD parent , on Jan 5, 2017 at 8:51 pm | 2 comments | 5549 Views

AROUND TOWN

Holiday Fund: A helping hand for domestic violence survivors

Even for people in stable relationships, the holidays can be rough. For those who are fleeing an abusive home, there's no...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2014
Last comment by Laura, on Dec 30, 2014 at 2:37 pm | 1 comment | 5549 Views
<< < 281 282 283 284 285 > >>
Page 283 of 632

Stay informed.

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

Lucky Palo Alto voters – maybe two tax increases to approve in November
By Diana Diamond | 20 comments | 2,992 views

Westfield Valley Fair’s Rabbit Rabbit Tea boba stand expands to an ice cream shop at Stanford Shopping Center
By The Peninsula Foodist | 0 comments | 2,717 views