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BOOKS

A family affair

I'm not sure I could tell a pirozhki from perestroika, but there's a fabulous place in Redwood City where you can learn the...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2016
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ELECTIONS

New hunger help hotline rolls out

Hunger Free America, a nonprofit organization, has launched a national outreach campaign to fight hunger in America. The...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1489 Views

BOOKS

Blue skies and bombers

It's like the History Channel come to life at Moffett Field this week. The Wings of Freedom tour landed in Mountain View...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2016
There are no comments yet. 3294 Views

BOOKS

Neighborhood profile: Springer Meadows

On a typical Wednesday night in the Springer Meadows neighborhood, children may be playing basketball with their neighbors...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2016
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AROUND TOWN

Google's clean-up plan for Hangar One to get a test run

Roughly one year after taking control of Moffett Federal Airfield, Google is set to start testing methods of purging toxic...

Original post made on May. 25, 2016
Last comment by umam, on Sep 23, 2016 at 10:28 pm | 4 comments | 5481 Views

BOOKS

'Bat Boy: The Musical'

The tabloid-inspired story of a half-bat, half-human creature trying to fit in with civilized life (set to a beat-driven...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by umam, on Sep 23, 2016 at 10:27 pm | 2 comments | 1532 Views

AROUND TOWN

LinkedIn's office plans going forward despite merger

Mountain View-based professional networking giant LinkedIn is being acquired by Microsoft for $26.2 billion. The merger of...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2016
Last comment by umam, on Sep 23, 2016 at 10:24 pm | 7 comments | 4145 Views

ELECTIONS

Fostering a winning team

A sea of yellow t-shirts is visible from afar. Walking closer, one can hear the blasting energy of 350 kids chattering away...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2016
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BOOKS

Bomb squad called out to abandoned building

A bomb squad was called to an abandoned building this morning in Mountain View where police discovered a suspicious item,...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by umam, on Sep 23, 2016 at 10:08 pm | 2 comments | 4983 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teacher shortage still a big problem

School has been back in session for more than a month, but the dust hasn't quite settled in the ongoing struggle to get a...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Sep 23, 2016 at 8:38 am | 1 comment | 3374 Views

AROUND TOWN

Attempted grand theft arrest at Kohl's

Police arrested a 35-year-old Milpitas man after he was allegedly caught bagging close to $1,000 in goods while walking through...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by Jason Reeves, on Sep 23, 2016 at 1:37 am | 9 comments | 2459 Views

AROUND TOWN

USGS moving to new home at Moffett Field

Officials with the U.S. Geological Survey say they intend to shut down their West Coast science center in Menlo Park over...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2016
Last comment by Cfrink, on Sep 22, 2016 at 10:28 pm | 14 comments | 8487 Views

AROUND TOWN

Smash-and-grab burglary caught on video

Mountain View police are seeking the public's help in identifying a suspect involved in a smash-and-grab burglary outside...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by Remarkably Easy, on Sep 22, 2016 at 10:52 am | 4 comments | 5387 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrans debris blamed in MV man's death on Hwy 101

An 82-year-old Mountain View man who died while driving his car on U.S. Highway 101 in Menlo Park on Friday was likely struck...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2016
Last comment by Al Wright, on Sep 21, 2016 at 11:27 pm | 6 comments | 4850 Views

ELECTIONS

Political rookies prove powerful in council race

Political newcomers in the Mountain View City Council race are dominating the early battle for campaign donations, according...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by Vote, on Sep 21, 2016 at 7:56 pm | 4 comments | 784 Views

AROUND TOWN

City survey seeks opinions on vehicle-dwellers

Crisanto Avenue near Rengstorff Park has been overwhelmed with people living in RVs and other vehicles, as have other parts...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2016
Last comment by Polomom, on Sep 21, 2016 at 5:35 pm | 32 comments | 6000 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bay Area home prices up slightly in August compared to last year

The median cost for a Bay Area home rose slightly in August compared to the same period last year partly due to low interest...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by Greg Coladonato, on Sep 21, 2016 at 11:09 am | 2 comments | 1770 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bold action needed to address traffic woes

Like many other citizens in the Bay Area, I find myself increasingly concerned with the pressing regional problem of traffic...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2016
Last comment by TIRED and True, on Sep 21, 2016 at 8:51 am | 6 comments | 913 Views

AROUND TOWN

Guest opinion: Measure V: fair to landlords, a necessity for renters

The effort to bring rent control (Measure V) to Mountain View has been a source of hope and inspiration for many of the hardest-working...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2016
Last comment by mvresident2003, on Sep 21, 2016 at 8:09 am | 12 comments | 1804 Views

RESTAURANTS

Dive bar taqueria

The advantage of the setup of Taqueria Azteca, located inside California Avenue dive bar Antonio's Nut House, is that you...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by Poke Lover, on Sep 21, 2016 at 12:24 am | 1 comment | 1758 Views
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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.

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