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

'Keep moving forward'

After serving as principal of three schools in the Mountain View Whisman district, Judy Crates has announced she plans to...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2013
Last comment by parent, on Apr 10, 2013 at 9:51 am | 7 comments | 4388 Views

AROUND TOWN

Novel communication

At age 8, Joshua Smith already knows he wants to be an artist when he grows up. And with 19 published books and his own business...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2008
Last comment by Thomas Skousen, on Aug 7, 2008 at 4:02 pm | 3 comments | 4387 Views

AROUND TOWN

Power outage affects 5,000-plus in MV

As many as many as 5,500 PG&E customers had their power knocked out in Mountain View this afternoon, a utility spokesman...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2013
Last comment by PhilC, on Nov 13, 2013 at 7:40 am | 4 comments | 4387 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Kids get a taste of colonial life at Bubb School

"Join the navy!" shout two boys clad in cavalier shirts and tri-cornered hats. They stand at the entrance to WilliamsBubb,...

Original post made on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by Rick Van Mell, on May 28, 2010 at 5:13 pm | 2 comments | 4386 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police seek help in nabbing package thieves

Mountain View police are asking for help catching two "grinches" who have allegedly been stealing packages left on the doorsteps...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2015
Last comment by pic, on Dec 24, 2015 at 8:57 am | 1 comment | 4386 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City budget relatively painless this year

If the city's unions can agree this week to trim compensation hikes next year by $500,000 it appears that the city will enjoy...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Jun 12, 2011 at 10:15 pm | 2 comments | 4384 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Merge school districts, grand jury says

The Santa Clara County Grand Jury estimates that about $9.4 million could be saved by turning the Los Altos School District,...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2010
Last comment by bobobear, on Dec 15, 2010 at 11:09 pm | 23 comments | 4382 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tensions flare over water district's homeless housing idea

Residents gave the Santa Clara Valley Water District a fiery and frustrated response Wednesday night to a proposal that would...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2017
Last comment by Gary, on Feb 22, 2017 at 12:03 am | 33 comments | 4382 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district cuts list of new boundary plans

The Mountain View Whisman School District inched its way toward a consensus on new school enrollment boundaries, following...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2017
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Feb 23, 2017 at 2:01 pm | 4 comments | 4381 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Elementary school district to drop Title I

The Mountain View Whisman School District has decided not to accept Title I federal funding next year. Taking the money would...

Original post made on May. 12, 2011
Last comment by Sarah Krajewski, on May 19, 2011 at 12:02 pm | 17 comments | 4381 Views

SPORTS

Give BMX park a chance

Admittedly, it is difficult for a city like Mountain View to provide venues for every recreational interest that comes along....

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2010
Last comment by Daniel, on Nov 7, 2010 at 3:31 pm | 1 comment | 4380 Views

SPORTS

Softball team back in the swing of things

The girls softball team is back at Crittenden Middle School after a 12-year hiatus, and it didn't take long for the team...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2014
Last comment by Mr. Ochoa, on Oct 9, 2014 at 6:51 pm | 2 comments | 4379 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hospital construction on track

El Camino Hospital administrators say the new facility is on track and below budget, and should be open for patients in fall...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2008
Last comment by Mary, on Dec 21, 2008 at 1:38 pm | 1 comment | 4378 Views

AROUND TOWN

City plans yearly shredding event

Mountain View residents once again will get a chance to safely dispose of old tax returns, bank statements and medical records...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2009
Last comment by vet, on Aug 18, 2014 at 5:13 pm | 17 comments | 4378 Views

AROUND TOWN

Four residential burglaries in three days

Residential burglaries continue to be a problem in Mountain View, with four burglaries and one attempted break-in over a...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2013
Last comment by MVResident67, on Jun 18, 2013 at 7:54 am | 21 comments | 4378 Views

ELECTIONS

Letters to the Editor

<B><I>Voice</I></B> got it half right Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=4548 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2008
Last comment by Conservationist, on Oct 18, 2008 at 12:32 am | 1 comment | 4377 Views

ELECTIONS

Worker Center submits plans for new building

The Day Worker Center of Mountain View has submitted plans to the city for a remodel of its new headquarters at 113 Escuela...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2008
Last comment by EFMohammedMartinez, on Dec 2, 2008 at 7:37 pm | 10 comments | 4377 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teen rockers on a roll

For a band called "Jaded," these boys seem to have a bright future. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=2883...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2008
Last comment by Mommy Bush, on Oct 6, 2008 at 3:20 pm | 2 comments | 4376 Views

AROUND TOWN

Chick-Fil-A Challenge!!!

Now that the city council has thrown out the chicken with the broth water, I am issuing a challenge to all those that voted...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Oct. 17, 2012
Last comment by Stalin, on Oct 18, 2012 at 6:56 am | 3 comments | 4376 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Eshoo plans 'telephone town hall meetings'

As people across the country pack fiery "town hall meetings" on health care reform, Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Palo Alto, on Wednesday...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by J in Geneva, on Oct 24, 2009 at 2:32 pm | 18 comments | 4375 Views
<< < 129 130 131 132 133 > >>
Page 131 of 448

Food Party! 420
By Laura Stec | 5 comments | 1,658 views

What Are Your Gifts that Must Be Shared?
By Chandrama Anderson | 1 comment | 733 views

 

2017 guide to summer camps

Looking for something for the kids to do this summer, learn something new and have fun? The 2017 Summer Camp Guide features local camps for all ages and interests.

Find Camps Here