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AROUND TOWN

Bicyclists say city's bike network needs a boost

According to census data, a growing number of Mountain View residents are rolling to work on bicycles. But Mountain View's...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2012
Last comment by David, on Sep 13, 2012 at 6:53 pm | 64 comments | 3160 Views

AROUND TOWN

Time to slow down on California Street

Often it takes a traumatic event to bring an otherwise ignored problem to light, and that is certainly the case in the tragic...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2012
Last comment by lower the speed limit, on Sep 13, 2012 at 1:20 pm | 4 comments | 1736 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pesticide Spraying at Pioneer Park

As a resident of Mountain I felt I needed to share this important information. I was walking with my dogs Wednesday morning...

Original post made by strawberry on Sep. 13, 2012
Last comment by strawberry, on Sep 13, 2012 at 12:02 pm | 2 comments | 3987 Views

OTHER ISSUES

HP to eliminate 2,000 more jobs

Silicon Valley computer and printer giant HP will cut about 2,000 more jobs than previously announced, according to a Sept....

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2012
Last comment by Bill, on Sep 13, 2012 at 10:53 am | 7 comments | 2216 Views

AROUND TOWN

Scientists: Wind could meet world power needs by 2030

Wind holds enough energy to meet or exceed the world's total demand for power by 2030, according to new research from Stanford...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2012
Last comment by Creationist, on Sep 13, 2012 at 7:24 am | 5 comments | 2021 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bee enthusiast upset over hive's removal

One Mountain View resident is upset that a beehive was removed from a tree on the 700 block of Independence Avenue. The bees...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2012
Last comment by man and van croydon, on Sep 13, 2012 at 1:18 am | 6 comments | 1605 Views

AROUND TOWN

Election season in full swing

The presidential election was brought to Mountain View in a big way on Thursday with the opening of a key Obama election...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2012
Last comment by steve, on Sep 12, 2012 at 2:34 pm | 9 comments | 1733 Views

ELECTIONS

Simitian to host forum on breast-density bill

State Sen. Joe Simitian, D-Palo Alto, will host a forum Tuesday night to discuss the risks associated with dense breast tissue...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2012
Last comment by USA, on Sep 12, 2012 at 11:54 am | 12 comments | 2392 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

No League of Women Voters endorsement, after all

A candidate for the local school board has removed text from his campaign website claiming that he had been endorsed by the...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Sep 12, 2012 at 8:13 am | 9 comments | 2127 Views

AROUND TOWN

MV Fire Department Remembers 9/11

While the entire nation was rocked by the events of September 11, fire departments suffered a unique loss. In total,...

Original post made by Daniel Blake Saltman on Sep. 12, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1812 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Meditation teacher's practice thrives in Mountain View

Meditation teacher Shaila Catherine once added it all up. It turned out that she's spent more than eight of her 50 years...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2012
Last comment by A Student of Buddhism, on Sep 11, 2012 at 5:34 pm | 6 comments | 3061 Views

OTHER ISSUES

South Bay area code overlay starts in October

Starting in mid-October, anyone calling the South Bay from a phone with a 408 area code will be required to do something...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2012
Last comment by Ted, on Sep 11, 2012 at 9:21 am | 3 comments | 2109 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Los Altos police arrest two for June burglary

Los Altos police announced they have arrested two people for a June 23 burglary in Los Altos Hills in which burglars stole...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2012
Last comment by Old Ben, on Sep 11, 2012 at 9:17 am | 4 comments | 2571 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bullis demands not fair to district students

Your Aug. 24 editorial, "School dispute will cost Los Altos district," mischaracterizes the mission of the Huttlinger Alliance...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2012
Last comment by LASD Taxpayer, on Sep 10, 2012 at 7:09 pm | 12 comments | 1963 Views

ELECTIONS

League of Voters MVWSD candidate endorsement?

And here I thought the League of Women Voters was impartial: "The League does not support or oppose any political party...

Original post made by Steven Nelson on Sep. 7, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Sep 10, 2012 at 2:46 pm | 2 comments | 1792 Views

AROUND TOWN

Smoking ban takes effect Tuesday

A new ban on smoking near publicly accessible buildings and outdoor dining areas goes into effect Tuesday, May 15, which...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by Sarah W., on Sep 9, 2012 at 1:31 pm | 13 comments | 2602 Views

AROUND TOWN

Long road ahead to boost city's bike network

According to census data, a growing number of Mountain View residents are rolling to work on bicycles. But Mountain View's...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2012
Last comment by Roberta Kerr, on Sep 9, 2012 at 12:59 pm | 6 comments | 2898 Views

AROUND TOWN

Developer drops controversial fence proposal

Developer Merlone Geier has withdrawn its application to build a fence blocking access between properties in San Antonio...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2012
Last comment by Roberta Kerr, on Sep 9, 2012 at 12:49 pm | 2 comments | 1359 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Small businesses want to be part of North Bayshore plan

Small businesses near Google headquarters are excited by proposals to create a vibrant and walkable village in North Bayshore,...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2012
Last comment by J, on Sep 8, 2012 at 11:26 pm | 6 comments | 2011 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hangar One's fate: NASA Inspector General won't back down

Following the backlash over a June 2011 report pushing for the disposal of historic Hangar One and Moffett Federal Airfield,...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2012
Last comment by Concerned Citizen, on Sep 8, 2012 at 10:17 pm | 3 comments | 1729 Views
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