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Mountain View celebrates the Fourth

Original post made on Jul 5, 2013

The Fourth of July was marked by warm weather and lots of people looking for a cool place to view the fireworks at Shoreline. Photos by Sofia Biros.

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Comments (3)

Posted by Mr Advice, a resident of Blossom Valley
on Jul 5, 2013 at 4:26 pm

A good vantage point to view the fireworks up close with no crowds or traffic is C----------s.


Posted by MVResident, a resident of Old Mountain View
on Jul 5, 2013 at 4:38 pm

I enjoyed the fireworks as I do every year, though for some reason they didn't start until around 10:00pm this time, 10-20 minutes after the parking lot lights were dimmed for the show. Usually the bangs & booms begin right after lights-out.

I feel sorry for the medium-size dog that shot by us in absolute terror once the show started. I hope he gets back to his irresponsible owners. A fireworks display is no place for any pet, even if left in the car.


Posted by Just me, a resident of North Whisman
on Jul 6, 2013 at 10:13 am

It was a gorgeous nite. We biked the trail out to shoreline and setup camp. I feel bad for all those stuck in traffic that night! The fireworks started much much later than other displays we could see around the bay. Nice show...but did anyone think it was short? Seemed like ten minutes...


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