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AROUND TOWN

A spirited local business

Within minutes of the beginning of our conversation, Dave Classick makes his intentions plain. "Our whole function here is...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2013
Last comment by Yah but, on Jul 8, 2013 at 9:47 am | 14 comments | 2785 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council to consider another downtown office project

A three-story office building has been proposed for the corner of Bryant and Dana streets amid a spurt of office development...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2013
Last comment by ZeroDictatorships, on Jul 9, 2013 at 11:44 pm | 14 comments | 1996 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bay Area celebrates July 4 with fireworks, festivals

From San Jose to San Francisco, the Bay Area plans to go out with a bang for this Thursday for the Fourth of July, with fireworks,...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2013
Last comment by Mr Advice, on Jul 5, 2013 at 7:16 am | 3 comments | 1487 Views

AROUND TOWN

Car crashes when driver passes out

Police say a driver apparently passed out behind the wheel, veered across several lanes and crashed into a tree right next...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2013
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on Jul 3, 2013 at 4:53 pm | 4 comments | 1708 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council OKs downtown office building

On Tuesday evening the City Council unanimously approved another new downtown office building, a three-story structure built...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2013
Last comment by Dana, on Jul 12, 2013 at 5:47 pm | 43 comments | 1796 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district to film, stream meetings

With the board of trustees' informal blessing, officials with the Mountain View Whisman School District have begun taking...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2013
Last comment by GSB, on Jul 3, 2013 at 10:48 pm | 4 comments | 1442 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bike-pedestrian upgrades coming to a street near you

A slew of upgrades around town for bicyclists and pedestrians are in the newly approved city budget, thanks to the efforts...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2013
Last comment by Donald, on Jul 10, 2013 at 9:50 pm | 27 comments | 2830 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Judge: LASD may split Bullis

In the latest decision in the ongoing legal battle between Bullis Charter School and the Los Altos School District, a judge...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2013
Last comment by Just Say No to Kool-Aide, on Jul 8, 2013 at 3:59 pm | 23 comments | 1615 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View celebrates the Fourth

The Fourth of July was marked by warm weather and lots of people looking for a cool place to view the fireworks at Shoreline....

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2013
Last comment by Just me, on Jul 6, 2013 at 10:13 am | 3 comments | 968 Views

OTHER ISSUES

SFO plane crash kills two, dozens injured

A Boeing 777 aircraft crashed on the runway at San Francisco International Airport on Saturday morning, killing at least...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2013
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Jul 8, 2013 at 11:05 am | 3 comments | 1265 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bike-pedestrian upgrades coming to a street near you

A slew of upgrades around town for bicyclists and pedestrians are in the newly approved city budget, thanks to the efforts...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2013
Last comment by HBLandelsMom, on Jul 11, 2013 at 10:40 pm | 18 comments | 2408 Views

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Record number of marriage licenses for Santa Clara County

Santa Clara County is gearing up for another week of same-sex marriages days after what is believed to be the county's busiest...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2013
Last comment by UC Davis Grad, on Jul 10, 2013 at 5:02 pm | 6 comments | 1099 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man spits in woman's face at McDonald's

A man spit in the face of a woman while she waited in the drive-through line of a local McDonald's on June 6, according to...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2013
Last comment by usa, on Jul 10, 2013 at 12:41 pm | 8 comments | 1202 Views

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SFO plane crash: Stanford Hospital evaluates 55 people

Stanford Medical Center evaluated 55 patients from Saturday's crash of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 and admitted 18. One remained...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2013
Last comment by Mr Advice, on Jul 10, 2013 at 2:15 pm | 1 comment | 1117 Views

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Local actor's Cinderella story

For Nick Spangler, stage fright is not an option. While many would crumble under the pressure, Spangler thrives on it. It's...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2013
Last comment by Mary, on Jul 10, 2013 at 3:00 pm | 1 comment | 1486 Views

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Gusher at Google

A fire hydrant was knocked over by a hit-and-run driver on Google property Tuesday, July 9, creating a temporary fountain...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2013
Last comment by OR, on Jul 13, 2013 at 11:07 am | 4 comments | 1005 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Can't compete with free eats

A group of restaurant owners north of Highway 101 say they have been watching their customers disappear as Google expands...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2013
Last comment by Laura, on Jul 23, 2013 at 1:34 am | 70 comments | 98978 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police improve anonymous tip tech

Reporting a crime in Mountain View is now as easy as shooting off a text, posting to Instagram or taking a Vine. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2013
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Jul 15, 2013 at 10:50 am | 7 comments | 1898 Views

AROUND TOWN

'A hero all along'

Juan C. Aranda Jr. is set to be awarded the Air Force Commendation Medal for his actions nearly 57 years ago at a ceremony...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2013
Last comment by Mary, on Jul 14, 2013 at 2:04 pm | 5 comments | 1933 Views

AROUND TOWN

City's summer movie series kicks off Friday

Mountain View officials are lining up family-friendly movies for outdoor showings in local parks this summer. The Summer...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2013
Last comment by Mary, on Jul 14, 2013 at 2:08 pm | 3 comments | 1359 Views
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