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Rash of graffiti reports in MV

Police received a rash of vandalism reports over graffiti involving gang symbols -- or "gang tagging" -- in Mountain View...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2015
Last comment by Sparty, 33 minutes ago | 6 comments | 1088 Views

AROUND TOWN

Remodeling: In da Houzz

What happens when you combine the words house and buzz? The answer is the online community "Houzz," a website and mobile...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2015
Last comment by robertjonathan, 2 hours ago | 1 comment | 5220 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council seeks to develop downtown parking lots

In the City Council's first substantial public discussion since three new members took office Jan. 6, members said they wanted...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2015
Last comment by Janet Lafleur, 6 hours ago | 17 comments | 2292 Views

OTHER ISSUES

PG&E plans to strip backyards

For several decades, Eileen and Beto Telleria's backyard has been a respite from their daily stresses, a Japanese garden...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2012
Last comment by Redumbdant, 11 hours ago | 39 comments | 2807 Views

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Office development on active MV bus yard?

Mountain View could have a large development built above an active bus yard, thanks to the high price of real estate near...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2015
Last comment by Former Sylvan area owner, 16 hours ago | 8 comments | 2536 Views

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Police seek suspect in restaurant assault

Police are asking for help from the public to find a suspect that allegedly punched a man in the face following an argument...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2015
Last comment by george, on Jan 23, 2015 at 4:46 pm | 3 comments | 1894 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Peak flu season hits Mountain View

Flu season is in full swing in the Bay Area, leaving four people dead and sending some patients into intensive care. In an...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2015
Last comment by Mark, on Jan 23, 2015 at 3:22 pm | 5 comments | 1315 Views

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Pharmacy robber sought by police

Police are searching for a suspect accused of robbing pharmacies across the Bay Area, including in Mountain View, and threatening...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2015
Last comment by They call it hillbilly heroin, on Jan 23, 2015 at 2:31 pm | 1 comment | 961 Views

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Google drops security contractor for in-house team

After union protests of its labor policies, the company that employs security guards around Google headquarters, Security...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2014
Last comment by security guard service, on Jan 22, 2015 at 11:30 pm | 16 comments | 6862 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino bus lanes win praise from public, concern from council

After hearing from a dozen supporters on Tuesday night, the Mountain View City Council continued to lean against allowing...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2014
Last comment by Misinformation update, on Jan 22, 2015 at 3:02 pm | 137 comments | 3748 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents upset over growing class sizes

Growing enrollment ratcheted up class sizes at Mountain View schools this year, and parents at Huff Elementary say it's high...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2015
Last comment by Parcel Tax, on Jan 22, 2015 at 1:10 pm | 5 comments | 1982 Views

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Mysterious bird-killing goo found on Peninsula

An unidentified substance that has led to the deaths of at least 25 birds in the East Bay has also impacted birds across...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2015
Last comment by Bruce England, on Jan 22, 2015 at 9:43 am | 3 comments | 1137 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local SAT scores beat state, national averages

College-bound seniors at Mountain View and Los Altos high schools continue to outperform their California peers in the SAT...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2009
Last comment by Ernie S, on Jan 22, 2015 at 7:13 am | 3 comments | 2182 Views

RESTAURANTS

Mountain View La Panotiq set to open Monday

For a year or more, two new specialty bakeries were pending in downtown Mountain View. Alexander's Patisserie (209 Castro)...

Original post made by Max Hauser on Jan. 15, 2015
Last comment by Baxman, on Jan 21, 2015 at 9:15 pm | 2 comments | 1127 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain Noise is Getting Worse?

I completely understand the need for the train horns and safety. However, in the last few months it seems like it is getting...

Original post made by kwul on Dec. 4, 2014
Last comment by Arthur, on Jan 21, 2015 at 4:36 pm | 2 comments | 222 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bay Area home prices, sales on the rise

The average price of a home in the Bay Area is up again on a year over year basis, data released today by property information...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2015
Last comment by Jens, on Jan 21, 2015 at 4:18 pm | 5 comments | 1800 Views

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Swedish royals visit Mountain View

The Computer History Museum in Mountain View took on a distinctively Scandinavian flair Monday night, as Sweden's Crown Princess...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2015
Last comment by Maher, on Jan 21, 2015 at 2:59 pm | 1 comment | 3247 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Host Family Open House (Host International Students)

Hosting an international student is a wonderful opportunity for exposure to other cultures and to act as an ambassador of...

Original post made by Whitney Zeller on Jan. 21, 2015
There are no comments yet. 71 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foothill College selected to launch historic four-year degree program

Foothill College is officially one of 15 community colleges in the state that, for the first time in California's history,...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2015
Last comment by Scott Lamb, on Jan 21, 2015 at 10:21 am | 2 comments | 1646 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman to redraw school boundaries

The Mountain View Whisman School District is taking the first steps toward changing attendance boundaries for its schools,...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2015
Last comment by Size of Huff, on Jan 20, 2015 at 10:01 pm | 9 comments | 4693 Views
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Employees-turned-owners revamp Cafe Alto, open new restaurant
By Elena Kadvany | 3 comments | 3,136 views

New York City College Tours, Part Two: NYU, CUNY Baruch, and NYIT
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By Steve Levy | 7 comments | 1,867 views

A Love Script? A Dyadic Encounter
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We Cannot Change What We're Not Aware Of
By Caroline Fleck | 2 comments | 440 views