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AROUND TOWN

Downtown space exploration

People walking through downtown Mountain View might find space shuttles, robots and astronaut suits popping up in the windows...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2014
Last comment by Lew, on Jul 15, 2014 at 4:08 pm | 1 comment | 1614 Views

AROUND TOWN

CVS employee helps nab suspected 'stinky thief'

A brash shoplifting incident and a determined CVS employee led to the arrest of a bank robbery suspect last week. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2014
Last comment by CVS customer, on Jul 15, 2014 at 3:13 pm | 5 comments | 2474 Views

AROUND TOWN

City to create paid parking downtown

In anticipation of events at the new Levi's Stadium starting in August, on Tuesday City Council members approved a plan to...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2014
Last comment by Bull's Glass, on Jul 15, 2014 at 9:53 am | 62 comments | 6472 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Woman reportedly sexually harassed in Palo Alto park

Police in Palo Alto are seeking the public's help in identifying a suspect in an incident in which a woman reported being...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2014
Last comment by USA, on Jul 14, 2014 at 9:05 pm | 2 comments | 1252 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Charter school, district draft five-year agreement

Litigation and disputes over facilities may be a thing of the past for Bullis Charter School and the Los Altos School District. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2014
Last comment by Jim L., on Jul 14, 2014 at 11:24 am | 43 comments | 3108 Views

AROUND TOWN

Crime brief: brawl at bar

Police arrested a man last Friday after he allegedly threw his bike lock at someone's head and punched two patrons at the...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2014
Last comment by Dylan Carlson, on Jul 14, 2014 at 2:03 am | 9 comments | 2269 Views

AROUND TOWN

Resentment builds against fruit thieves

Downtown property owners say they are creeped out and irritated by the regular presence of fruit thieves in their neighborhood...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2009
Last comment by Carmingo, on Jul 13, 2014 at 4:00 pm | 37 comments | 4394 Views

AROUND TOWN

City delays decision on WhatsApp building

On Wednesday evening Zoning Administrator Gerry Beaudin delayed approval of an office developer's controversial request...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2014
Last comment by Steve A., on Jul 13, 2014 at 2:45 pm | 9 comments | 4054 Views

RESTAURANTS

Chef Liu reverting to Mervyn's restaurant; historic lounge closing for now

A memory of many longtime Mountain-View residents is Mervyn's "Fine Foods" ("For Delightful Dining . . . and Cocktails"),...

Original post made by Max Hauser on Jul. 2, 2014
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Jul 12, 2014 at 1:04 pm | 4 comments | 1719 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council shifts gears on San Antonio plan

After sharp public opposition delayed phase two of Merlone Geier's Village at San Antonio Center project last week, City...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2014
Last comment by Taxpayer, on Jul 11, 2014 at 3:22 pm | 1 comment | 2034 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police nab suspected 'smelly' bank robber

Police arrested a man suspected of shoplifting at a CVS Pharmacy Tuesday whom they believe is the same malodorous man who...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2014
Last comment by DP, on Jul 11, 2014 at 12:15 pm | 4 comments | 3296 Views

RESTAURANTS

Old treat with a new twist

In the midst of getting her doctorate degree in immunology from Stanford University, Lori Phillips began experimenting with...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2014
Last comment by randy albin, on Jul 11, 2014 at 10:24 am | 1 comment | 3335 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Dry Times: In-depth discussion about Bay Area water issues

Hear a panel discussion - and pose questions - to a panel of water experts. Speakers: Jim Fiedler, Santa Clara Valley...

Original post made by Lisa Krieger on Jul. 10, 2014
Last comment by Lisa Krieger, on Jul 10, 2014 at 10:01 pm | 1 comment | 85 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Dry Times: In-depth discussion about Bay Area water issues

Hear panel discussion - and pose questions - about urgent Bay Area water issues. Speakers: Jim Fiedler, Santa Clara...

Original post made by Lisa Krieger on Jul. 10, 2014
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AROUND TOWN

Avoid the 13: No arrests in Mountain View

Avoid the 13 deployments arrested 45 people in Santa Clara County on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2014
Last comment by Lets Re-Evaluate, on Jul 10, 2014 at 11:58 am | 1 comment | 2186 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mayor won't join anti-gun violence coalition

Mountain View Mayor John Inks has declined a request to join a coalition of over 1,000 mayors across the country that want...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2013
Last comment by Sparty, on Jul 9, 2014 at 2:27 pm | 240 comments | 22490 Views

AROUND TOWN

July Fourth chili competition to heat up Mitchell Park

On a summer afternoon calling for lemonade and Popsicles, Palo Alto's avid chili chefs will fire up their stoves, hover over...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2014
Last comment by Goldenslate, on Jul 8, 2014 at 5:13 pm | 1 comment | 1457 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Local vets laud, decry Palo Alto VA system

At a meeting hosted at the Palo Alto VA Hospital Monday, an auditorium full of veterans, their children and spouses spoke...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2014
Last comment by MV since 1980, on Jul 8, 2014 at 4:05 pm | 1 comment | 2675 Views

OTHER ISSUES

NASA Ames 'Living Museum' debuts downtown

The NASA Ames Research Center in Moffett Field will celebrate its 75th anniversary this year with a 17-piece "living museum."...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2014
Last comment by Linda Curtis, on Jul 8, 2014 at 10:45 am | 4 comments | 1850 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A front-row seat watching the city boom

As I retire from the ==I Voice== and reflect on the remarkable way Kate Wakerly went about establishing an independent newspaper...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2014
Last comment by Susan, on Jul 8, 2014 at 8:51 am | 10 comments | 2841 Views
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Scott’s Seafood Mountain View to close, reopen as new concept
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