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AROUND TOWN

Goodbye recession — city's budget back in the black

After making it through the recession with a hiring freeze and cutting over 30 vacant job positions from the city budget,...

Original post made on May. 7, 2013
Last comment by Observer, on May 7, 2013 at 1:01 pm | 2 comments | 1336 Views

RESTAURANTS

Taco Bell burglarized

Three hundred dollars was taken after someone smashed through the drive-through window of the Taco Bell at 975 N. Shoreline...

Original post made on May. 7, 2013
Last comment by Confused, on May 8, 2013 at 9:46 am | 6 comments | 2118 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Too young to debate? That's debatable

It's been getting harder for the parents of some Huff Elementary School parents to pull the "Because I told you so" card...

Original post made on May. 7, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on May 8, 2013 at 6:20 pm | 4 comments | 1484 Views

RESTAURANTS

Country Gourmet to close

After 30 years in business, Mountain View's Country Gourmet restaurant is set to close on Sunday, May 19. Read the full...

Original post made on May. 8, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on May 10, 2013 at 10:46 pm | 30 comments | 3883 Views

AROUND TOWN

Not your grandfather's space program

With the promise of more affordable space flight on the horizon, "citizen scientists" are eying the possibility of conducting...

Original post made on May. 9, 2013
Last comment by Citizen on Earth, on May 9, 2013 at 5:52 pm | 5 comments | 1200 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council split over union wages for housing projects

After deliberations that highlighted differing values among its members, the City Council voted on Tuesday to study a "prevailing...

Original post made on May. 9, 2013
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on May 10, 2013 at 11:22 am | 4 comments | 1188 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police seek suspects in lottery scam theft

Mountain View police are seeking the public's help in identifying a man and woman in connection with a lottery scam theft....

Original post made on May. 9, 2013
Last comment by Barry Sonnenfeld, on May 9, 2013 at 11:45 am | 1 comment | 1122 Views

AROUND TOWN

Future park? Council buys lush 1-acre property

The City Council approved the purchase of a 1.2 acre property Tuesday night, offered by its longtime resident, who wants...

Original post made on May. 9, 2013
Last comment by Rebecca Shapley, on May 12, 2013 at 11:55 pm | 9 comments | 1588 Views

AROUND TOWN

Caltrain ridership skyrockets

After years of seeking emergency funding to keep from drastically slashing services, Caltrain is on track to balance its...

Original post made on May. 10, 2013
Last comment by Martin, on May 16, 2013 at 9:20 am | 3 comments | 3170 Views

AROUND TOWN

City Council wants survey for major bond measure

In a study session Tuesday, City Council members supported a survey to determine voter support for a bond measure to fund...

Original post made on May. 10, 2013
Last comment by 20-year resident, on May 15, 2013 at 10:25 am | 23 comments | 1298 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mercado Merlen grocery store robbed at gunpoint

Two men -- one of them armed with a silver handgun -- robbed the Mercado Merlen on Wednesday night, according to Mountain...

Original post made on May. 10, 2013
Last comment by chuck mangione, on May 10, 2013 at 7:54 pm | 8 comments | 1298 Views

AROUND TOWN

A green light for Permanente Creek Trail improvements

The creekside trail that runs through Google headquarters will soon have better crossings at Charleston Road and Amphitheatre...

Original post made on May. 10, 2013
Last comment by Scott Lamb, on May 13, 2013 at 4:58 pm | 15 comments | 1798 Views

AROUND TOWN

Art you can read

As electronic reading devices and tablet computers become more ubiquitous, it is not uncommon to hear book lovers proclaim...

Original post made on May. 10, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1125 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Immigration march draws 600

Over 600 people called for immigration reform during a march and rally on Wednesday evening, one of the city's largest demonstrations...

Original post made on May. 10, 2013
Last comment by CopperC, on May 13, 2013 at 2:17 pm | 2 comments | 1381 Views

AROUND TOWN

Future park? Council buys lush 1-acre property

The City Council approved the purchase of a 1.2 acre property Tuesday night, offered by its longtime resident, who wants...

Original post made on May. 11, 2013
Last comment by R.Kohn, on May 11, 2013 at 9:15 am | 1 comment | 1355 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Legal action forces toxic clean up in Permanente Creek

After being sued by the Sierra Club for dumping toxics from its mining operations into the upper reaches of Permanante Creek,...

Original post made on May. 13, 2013
Last comment by rain, on Jun 4, 2013 at 9:51 pm | 3 comments | 2869 Views

AROUND TOWN

Country Gourmet closing after 30 years

After 30 years in business, Mountain View's Country Gourmet restaurant is set to close on Sunday, May 19. Read the full...

Original post made on May. 12, 2013
Last comment by Judy, on May 16, 2013 at 5:09 pm | 2 comments | 2076 Views

AROUND TOWN

LAHS earns award for civics work

Los Altos High School is being recognized for its efforts to educate through engagement in social issues both near and far. Read...

Original post made on May. 13, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on May 13, 2013 at 8:52 pm | 2 comments | 2918 Views

AROUND TOWN

China Cafe robbed at gunpoint

An employee of the China Cafe restaurant located near the Safeway on Miramonte Avenue was robbed at gunpoint as she prepared...

Original post made on May. 13, 2013
Last comment by Baffled, on May 18, 2013 at 9:32 am | 29 comments | 2021 Views

AROUND TOWN

Toolbox, tools stolen from storage unit

A toolbox and various tools were stolen from a storage unit in a Mountain View apartment complex sometime between Friday...

Original post made on May. 13, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on May 14, 2013 at 9:23 pm | 4 comments | 1272 Views
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