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Alert issued for contaminated salads shipped to Trader Joe's stores

Contaminated salads were shipped to some Trader Joe's stores in California and could cause health problems, officials with...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2017
Last comment by William Hitchens, on Nov 1, 2017 at 4:07 pm | 3 comments | 1648 Views


FCC unveils plan to gut net neutrality

In a huge deal for local tech companies, the Federal Communications Commission indicated this week it would move forward...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2017
Last comment by Neighbor, on Nov 26, 2017 at 3:57 pm | 3 comments | 1260 Views


Police reunite owners with WWII-era photo album

Mountain View police reunited the rightful owners with a vintage photo album that was discovered in a homeless encampment...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2017
Last comment by MyOpinion, on Dec 1, 2017 at 4:32 pm | 3 comments | 1291 Views


Stars shine at Breakthrough Prize

Worlds collided at Moffett Field Sunday night, as the annual Breakthrough Prize brought together luminaries from sometimes...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2017
Last comment by scientist, on Dec 6, 2017 at 8:24 am | 3 comments | 1998 Views


Spare the Air alert for next three days

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued Winter Spare the Air alerts for the final three days of 2017 because...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2017
Last comment by LOL, on Dec 31, 2017 at 9:16 am | 3 comments | 655 Views


Second Harvest faces big budget shortfall

Plans to bring fresh produce and groceries to low-income families at public schools and other convenient locations may fall...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2017
Last comment by rick, on Jan 3, 2018 at 3:09 am | 3 comments | 1802 Views


Car burglary suspect arrested

A 30-year-old Morgan Hill man was arrested in Mountain View early Sunday after he was reportedly seen breaking into multiple...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2018
Last comment by Glass, on Jan 5, 2018 at 1:14 pm | 3 comments | 1453 Views


Farm owners threaten lawsuit

In the days leading up to next week's City Council meeting, the battle over the Grant Road farm has taken on the ugly traits...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2007
Last comment by hunjnjkn, on Jun 7, 2007 at 7:25 pm | 3 comments | 6021 Views


Immigration forum seeks to allay fears

As the nation continues to debate its immigration laws, a handful of Spanish-speaking Mountain View residents came to St....

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2007
Last comment by Maxwell, on Apr 28, 2008 at 11:25 pm | 3 comments | 4502 Views


Lessons from the farm

Following last week's decisive 6-1 vote to halt any more discussion of zoning the Grant Road farm property for agriculture,...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2007
Last comment by Don Frances, on Jun 19, 2007 at 3:14 pm | 3 comments | 5408 Views


Worker center gets reprieve

The Day Worker Center has been given an extra month in its current spot, giving its board members valuable time to continue...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2007
Last comment by Bernie Brightman, on Jul 21, 2007 at 9:53 am | 3 comments | 5031 Views


Knock-down drag-out over Mayfield

The Mayfield housing development wasn't killed by a "make or break" City Council study session Tuesday, billed as the last...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2007
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Jul 24, 2007 at 10:30 am | 3 comments | 5520 Views


CultureFest returns to Castro

CultureFest 2007, a diverse party scene of arts, foods and melodies, will take over Castro Street this Saturday and Sunday. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2007
Last comment by GSB, on Jul 20, 2007 at 3:35 pm | 3 comments | 5512 Views


Hospital hires high-tech guru

El Camino Hospital has hired Eric Pifer, M.D., to oversee the hospital's information and technology interests as part of...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2007
Last comment by Mollie, on Jul 22, 2007 at 6:25 pm | 3 comments | 7187 Views


Google's wall of silence

There are probably as many opinions about Google as there are people who use Google, and it's easy to single out the company...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2007
Last comment by GSB, on Jul 31, 2007 at 10:35 am | 3 comments | 6197 Views


Google founders can fly jet of Moffett

NASA Ames released a statement Monday explaining why a Boeing 767, owned by Google founders Larry Page and Sergei Brin, was...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2007
Last comment by BobYbarra, on Sep 17, 2007 at 11:31 pm | 3 comments | 5367 Views


An Organic Farm in Mountain View? Yes! An Honest Letter

The result of the Grant Road farm vote was extremely disappointing and upsetting to me; I am still in shock. Forget zoning...

Original post made by Daniel Mart on Sep. 21, 2007
Last comment by Daniel Mart, on Sep 24, 2007 at 11:15 pm | 3 comments | 5057 Views


Shooter, victim were old friends, police say

A man shot to death in Whisman Park early Sunday morning was the "life-long friend" of his shooter, Mountain View police...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2007
Last comment by MR SHARKSTERO DE SSP WSSJ 13, on May 1, 2009 at 8:59 am | 3 comments | 6109 Views


Microsoft's month of giving

When most people hear "Microsoft" and "philanthropy" in the same sentence, they think of Bill Gates. However, Microsoft works...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2007
Last comment by Michelle Thomas, on Nov 8, 2007 at 10:44 am | 3 comments | 5901 Views


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 | 4588 Views
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