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SCHOOLS & KIDS

After Sandy Hook, what should a community do?

When news of the terrible tragedy in Sandy Hook, Conn. broke last December, all of our hearts immediately went out to the...

Original post made on May. 30, 2013
Last comment by gcoladon, on May 30, 2013 at 10:09 am | 1 comment | 1663 Views

RESTAURANTS

Food trucks get green light

The city's 57-year-old food truck ordinance got a revamp Tuesday night, ending an unwritten agreement that had been keeping...

Original post made on May. 30, 2013
Last comment by Rodger, on Jun 1, 2013 at 11:29 am | 9 comments | 1930 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Civility roundtable on guns and school violence tonight

"Could Sandy Hook happen here?" is the headline for tonight's civility roundtable, an event organized by the Human Relations...

Original post made on May. 30, 2013
Last comment by gcoladon, on May 30, 2013 at 12:19 pm | 1 comment | 1088 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hangar One, Moffett airfield officially up for grabs

The possibility of Moffett Federal Airfield becoming an airport for private business jets is now a real option after a "request...

Original post made on May. 30, 2013
Last comment by Jeff, on May 31, 2013 at 4:40 pm | 14 comments | 6583 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Civility roundtable on guns and school violence tonight

"Could Sandy Hook happen here?" is the headline for tonight's civility roundtable, an event organized by the Human Relations...

Original post made on May. 30, 2013
Last comment by Ted, on May 31, 2013 at 4:52 pm | 4 comments | 860 Views

OTHER ISSUES

NASA unveils innovative new tech

NASA Ames unveiled a little computer-operated machine that can manufacture spare spacecraft parts in space, including the...

Original post made on May. 30, 2013
Last comment by the_punnisher, on Jun 3, 2013 at 6:59 pm | 6 comments | 1266 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Police arrest Mountain View man for fatal April accident

Mountain View police have arrested the man accused of hitting and killing an 81-year-old local woman with his minivan. Read...

Original post made on May. 31, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Jun 5, 2013 at 8:20 pm | 15 comments | 1436 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Blind date robbers strike again

For the second time in two days, a pair of robbers lured two out-of-town men into a lurid trap. Read the full story here...

Original post made on May. 31, 2013
Last comment by Write M. Hard, on Jun 3, 2013 at 4:26 pm | 18 comments | 14314 Views

AROUND TOWN

El Calderon restaurant to close after 44 years

Lita Lopez has decided to retire from El Calderon restaurant in Mountain View 44 years after she and her husband first opened...

Original post made on May. 31, 2013
Last comment by Frankie, on Jan 25, 2014 at 12:37 pm | 32 comments | 9987 Views

AROUND TOWN

Grading system 'broken' or just buggy?

Steve Uhlir, who began speaking out against aspects of the high school district's new grading policy about six months ago,...

Original post made on May. 31, 2013
Last comment by MVHS parent N, on Oct 30, 2013 at 11:46 am | 18 comments | 2085 Views

AROUND TOWN

Celebrating with a snake

Jill Clapp and her class of preschoolers at St. Paul Child Development Center in Mountain View recently celebrated the 20th...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2013
Last comment by Sean, on Jun 3, 2013 at 10:19 pm | 11 comments | 1509 Views

RESTAURANTS

Tied House celebrates 25 years

Mountain View's Tied House, which is celebrating its 25th anniversary this weekend, was at the forefront of the micro-brewing...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2013
Last comment by hmm, on Jun 4, 2013 at 4:18 pm | 2 comments | 1438 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police release sketch of burglary suspect

The Mountain View Police Department has released a sketch of a burglary suspect who surprised a napping resident on Thursday....

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2013
Last comment by Just the Facts, on Jun 5, 2013 at 4:38 pm | 14 comments | 1313 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man charged in string of 8 Los Altos robberies

A 26-year-old man has been charged in a string of eight robberies in Los Altos since February, including four banks, a liquor...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2013
Last comment by ...., on Jun 6, 2013 at 11:59 pm | 8 comments | 1409 Views

AROUND TOWN

They shoot, they score

Mountain View's Spurs soccer team celebrates victory after a tense penalty kick shoot-out in the semi-finals of the Spring...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2013
Last comment by BvP, on Jun 5, 2013 at 9:22 am | 2 comments | 963 Views

AROUND TOWN

A rash of burglaries strikes medical offices

A handful of Mountain View medical practitioners' offices have been burglarized over the past two weeks, according to police. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2013
Last comment by resident, on Jun 3, 2013 at 10:44 pm | 1 comment | 1068 Views

AROUND TOWN

Weekend to see highest temperatures yet

The hottest temperatures so far this year will arrive in the Bay Area this weekend, a National Weather Service forecaster...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Jun 6, 2013 at 8:34 pm | 6 comments | 870 Views

AROUND TOWN

Wednesday, June 5

[http://www.theatreworks.org/shows/1213-season/wildwithhappy ==B Theater:== 'Wild With Happy'] A new comedy at TheatreWorks...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2013
Last comment by randy albin, on Jun 5, 2013 at 11:33 am | 1 comment | 896 Views

AROUND TOWN

Thursday: Obama to visit Midpeninsula

President Barack Obama is scheduled to visit the Palo Alto home of Vinod and Neeru Khosla at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 6,...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2013
Last comment by Old Steve, on Jun 10, 2013 at 5:20 pm | 16 comments | 1474 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Santa Clara County hepatitis case linked to berries from Costco

A 22-year-old Santa Clara County woman is the first confirmed case of Hepatitis A linked to a multiple-state outbreak linked...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2013
Last comment by Old Ben, on Jun 6, 2013 at 11:12 pm | 5 comments | 1246 Views
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