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RESTAURANTS

Bites and bytes

Even from across the street you can't miss the light show flickering within uWink, the high-tech eatery that opened on the...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2008
Last comment by Nick, on Jan 26, 2009 at 1:06 pm | 4 comments | 3033 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Students offer their dreams for Obama

The world was watching as America swore in its first African American president, and Castro Elementary School was no exception. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2009
Last comment by Eduardo, on Jan 26, 2009 at 9:26 am | 4 comments | 2360 Views

AROUND TOWN

COMING UP: Council vote on bag fee

A major change in habits for the average consumer is in the works on the county level, and the Mountain View City Council...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2009
Last comment by smart growther, on Jan 25, 2009 at 5:01 pm | 2 comments | 1992 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Chloramine fight hits snag with EPA

As promised, local activists determined to eliminate chloramine from the tap water were granted a meeting with federal Environmental...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2007
Last comment by adrienne, on Jan 25, 2009 at 3:46 pm | 7 comments | 4124 Views

OTHER ISSUES

West Point grad faces 12-year sentence

No one ever dreamed that Sargent Binkley, a former Mountain View Marauders football player, as well as a combat veteran and...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2007
Last comment by annie, on Jan 25, 2009 at 12:52 pm | 7 comments | 3930 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Immigration forum seeks to allay fears

As the nation continues to debate its immigration laws, a handful of Spanish-speaking Mountain View residents came to St....

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2007
Last comment by agoldgawl, on Jan 24, 2009 at 12:58 pm | 34 comments | 4680 Views

AROUND TOWN

Work to cause cloudy tap water

Mountain View's tap water may look, smell or taste slightly different in the coming weeks, city officials said, as a result...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2009
Last comment by Denise, on Jan 24, 2009 at 7:13 am | 3 comments | 2269 Views

AROUND TOWN

Who planned this (bars and ice cream shops)

Have you ever strolled down Castro St. in the evening? Right next to the ice cream (gelato) shop, what do you find? Two...

Original post made by Bernie Brightman on Jun. 25, 2007
Last comment by Carly, on Jan 22, 2009 at 4:50 pm | 12 comments | 4311 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Veteran needs help, not jail

The sad case of former Army captain and Los Altos resident Sargent Binkley is a good example of how the military bureaucracy...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2009
Last comment by Army Officer, on Jan 22, 2009 at 3:20 pm | 5 comments | 2268 Views

AROUND TOWN

MV Rotary Club Annual Crab Feed and Silent Auction

The Mountain View Rotary Crab Feed & Silent Auction is here! The online auction will run from January 18, 2008 to February...

Original post made by Alicia Crank on Jan. 22, 2008
Last comment by Alicia Crank, on Jan 21, 2009 at 6:23 pm | 3 comments | 4439 Views

AROUND TOWN

The scariest house in America

The award-winning "DC Cemetery" on Bush Street that draws big crowds every year isn't just a seasonal hobby for its creators...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2009
Last comment by fernando rivera, on Jan 20, 2009 at 3:46 am | 1 comment | 1981 Views

AROUND TOWN

Inauguration Day event downtown

Tomorrow morning, the high-tech restaurant uWink will be broadcasting the inauguration of President Barack Obama on its numerous...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2009
Last comment by Alicia Crank, on Jan 19, 2009 at 6:42 pm | 1 comment | 2589 Views

AROUND TOWN

Board begins study of Castro crunch

Parents and teachers crowded the Mountain View Whisman School District's normally empty board room last week, anxious over...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2009
Last comment by MV Resident, on Jan 19, 2009 at 2:03 pm | 11 comments | 2023 Views

AROUND TOWN

City wrestles with high speed rail plan

This November's statewide vote for a high speed rail line could mean a whole new way to get to Southern California -- but...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2008
Last comment by Resident, on Jan 19, 2009 at 1:57 pm | 19 comments | 3203 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents cry foul on enrollment

It may be up to Lady Luck this year whether some incoming kindergarteners get into their neighborhood schools or special...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2009
Last comment by Ned, on Jan 17, 2009 at 5:18 pm | 14 comments | 2563 Views

AROUND TOWN

Historic moment at City Hall

In a changing of the guard ceremony at City Hall on Tuesday night, Margaret Abe-Koga became Mountain View's first female...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2009
Last comment by lifelong resident, on Jan 15, 2009 at 1:43 pm | 1 comment | 2334 Views

AROUND TOWN

Truck bursts into flames on Highway 101

Police temporarily shut down Highway 101 southbound this morning just before 11 a.m. after a garbage truck burst into flames...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2009
Last comment by TooClose, on Jan 14, 2009 at 11:18 pm | 5 comments | 1957 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mountain Bay Plaza's muddy beginnings

Today, locals walking by Mountain View's tallest building -- the 12-story office structure at 444 Castro St. -- are greeted...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2009
Last comment by Nana, on Jan 14, 2009 at 11:07 am | 5 comments | 2397 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Disabled activist puts city in his sights

George Louie weighs over 300 pounds, he says, and when his wheelchair has to roll off an unmodified sidewalk to cross the...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2008
Last comment by randy edwards, on Jan 14, 2009 at 2:02 am | 7 comments | 2870 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Locals to Obama: Health care 'is not working'

A group of 37 residents gathered at the Mountain View Senior Center last month to discuss possible health care reforms, agreeing...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2009
Last comment by Aaron M. Roland, M.D., on Jan 13, 2009 at 9:03 pm | 1 comment | 2265 Views
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