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AROUND TOWN

'Following' food

Vince Guasch, who runs The Louisiana Territory, a Mountain View-based food truck, says social networks, such as Facebook...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2010
Last comment by Michael Montaņo, on Aug 10, 2010 at 9:17 pm | 6 comments | 1859 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Learning to stretch a dollar in Kenya and Haiti

Indoor plumbing and electricity have been at the fore of Diana Chou's mind of late, and not because the recent Los Altos...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2010
Last comment by MVHS dad, on Aug 10, 2010 at 6:09 pm | 2 comments | 1855 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sunnyvale boots Buddy's, pot club lands in San Jose

The pot club forced to close by the city of Mountain View last month met a similar fate rather quickly in Sunnyvale and is...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2010
Last comment by USA, on Aug 9, 2010 at 11:22 pm | 12 comments | 2301 Views

AROUND TOWN

Downtown march celebrates Proposition 8 ruling

Gay rights advocates gathered at the Mountain View Caltrain station this evening to celebrate the decision delivered by a...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2010
Last comment by Russ, on Aug 9, 2010 at 7:47 pm | 26 comments | 2431 Views

MOVIES

Review: 'Middle Men'

Oh, Hollywood. You're always messing with our heads. The opening titles to "Middle Men" say it's "Inspired by a True Story,"...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2010
Last comment by filmnotmovie, on Aug 9, 2010 at 12:41 am | 1 comment | 4585 Views

AROUND TOWN

No place like demolished home

Loretta Pangrac is still looking for a new home after hers was demolished in November by a city concerned that her roof was...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2010
Last comment by Whatever, on Aug 7, 2010 at 2:23 pm | 3 comments | 1651 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google-Verizon deal raises Congresswoman Eshoo's eyebrows

News about a potentially game-changing deal between Mountain View's Google and Verizon has caught the attention of local...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2010
Last comment by dfb, on Aug 6, 2010 at 5:42 pm | 4 comments | 1530 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Weekend, Aug. 7 & 8

[http://music.stanford.edu/Events/calendar.html ==B Music:== Stanford Summer Chorus] The Stanford Summer Chorus collaborates...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2010
Last comment by evergreen, on Aug 6, 2010 at 1:16 pm | 1 comment | 1650 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Navy: Hangar One's contaminated cork walls must go

Unless NASA Ames takes on the responsibility of dealing with some newfound toxic dust, it appears that the U.S. Navy is moving...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2010
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Aug 6, 2010 at 11:33 am | 3 comments | 1831 Views

AROUND TOWN

City examining site of fatal accident

Trees, swaying lightly in the cool breeze, line the sidewalk and median strip of California Street at its intersection with...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2010
Last comment by NeHi, on Aug 5, 2010 at 9:31 pm | 43 comments | 2712 Views

AROUND TOWN

Almost done

Construction worker Jose Oriana sorts through leftover drywall inside the city's new day worker center at 113 Escuela Ave....

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2010
Last comment by Thom, on Aug 4, 2010 at 4:19 pm | 16 comments | 1676 Views

ELECTIONS

Gay marriage ruling to be issued Aug. 4

A federal judge will issue a ruling Wednesday, Aug. 4, on the constitutionality of Proposition 8, California's ban on same-sex...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2010
Last comment by Fred, on Aug 4, 2010 at 4:11 pm | 5 comments | 2777 Views

AROUND TOWN

More than 100 video games swiped

A Playstation 3, more than 100 video games and an Acer laptop computer were stolen from a Mountain View apartment sometime...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by John the Man, on Aug 3, 2010 at 5:11 pm | 3 comments | 1276 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Panel OKs $10 million for Hangar One

Congresswoman Anna Eshoo had promising news Tuesday about funding to help restore Moffett Field's massive landmark, Hangar...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by spacecase, on Aug 3, 2010 at 2:58 pm | 11 comments | 1428 Views

AROUND TOWN

Museum adds 'beautiful' MacPaint code to collection

The source code for MacPaint -- the seminal Apple computer illustration program, which helped change the way people thought...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by Steve Schramm, on Aug 3, 2010 at 2:51 pm | 1 comment | 1515 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Water District approves $40 million flood protection project

Santa Clara Valley Water District board members unanimously approved a sweeping project Thursday designed to protect 2,220...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by jmc, on Aug 2, 2010 at 8:52 pm | 9 comments | 1988 Views

AROUND TOWN

Developer threatens lawsuit against city

The city of Mountain View is bracing for a lawsuit from developer John Mozart after his lawyers sent a letter in October...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2009
Last comment by Jared, on Aug 2, 2010 at 2:51 pm | 19 comments | 3105 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City puts broader phone tax on ballot

The City Council voted Tuesday to have voters decide whether the city should extend its phone tax to internet phone services...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2010
Last comment by Political Insider, on Aug 2, 2010 at 12:09 am | 6 comments | 1458 Views

AROUND TOWN

A vision emerges for the city's future

The residents who filled the City Council chambers Saturday morning for the most part did not oppose plans for taller buildings,...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2010
Last comment by Political Insider, on Aug 2, 2010 at 12:08 am | 17 comments | 1583 Views

AROUND TOWN

Moffett guards nearly killed by 'gate runner'

NASA has confirmed that a driver moving at high speed plowed through Moffett Field's main gate last Friday night, nearly...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by MoonGuy, on Aug 1, 2010 at 2:32 pm | 14 comments | 1653 Views
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