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AROUND TOWN

Council moves ahead with major projects

Budget problems notwithstanding, the City Council supported moving forward with many of its infrastructure plans during a...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2009
Last comment by William Joseph, on Apr 17, 2009 at 8:09 pm | 1 comment | 2325 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hangar One funding lost

Congresswoman Anna Eshoo has declared dead an $8 million request for Hangar One, which means the icon's massive steel skeleton...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Dec 26, 2010 at 5:49 pm | 3 comments | 2324 Views

AROUND TOWN

Election season in full swing

The presidential election was brought to Mountain View in a big way on Thursday with the opening of a key Obama election...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2012
Last comment by steve, on Sep 12, 2012 at 2:34 pm | 9 comments | 2324 Views

OTHER ISSUES

We must be careful about HSR

HSR is an infrastructure project and the private sector industry that has been hit particularly hard is construction. Building...

Original post made by Kevin Crispie on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by John, on Aug 12, 2009 at 11:45 am | 5 comments | 2323 Views

AROUND TOWN

Top managers in Mountain View, Santa Clara earn top dollar compared to peers in larger San Jose

See today's August 8, 2010 article on how overpaid out city employees are: http://www.mercurynews.com/breaking-news/ci_15688525?nclick_check=1 ...

Original post made by Observer on Aug. 8, 2010
Last comment by "Just Think About It", on Aug 14, 2010 at 9:05 am | 8 comments | 2323 Views

AROUND TOWN

Centennial Celebration

Joseph Mijares, a long time Mountain View resident, recently reached a real milestone. He recently turned 100 years old. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2010
Last comment by Mr B, on Oct 12, 2010 at 3:12 pm | 1 comment | 2323 Views

AROUND TOWN

Meeting planned to discuss transit station

Mountain View's long-term plans to redesign and upgrade the downtown transit station will be the big topic at a Feb. 25 community...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2016
Last comment by Duh, on Feb 28, 2016 at 2:05 pm | 17 comments | 2323 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Sexual assault in Whisman Park

Local law enforcement officials are asking for the community's help in tracking down two men accused of sexually assaulting...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2011
Last comment by Steve, on Oct 28, 2011 at 9:57 pm | 14 comments | 2321 Views

AROUND TOWN

Arrest in decades-old murder case

After 28 years, justice may finally be levied against the killer of Saba Girmai, a Santa Clara County woman who was found...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 10, 2013 at 5:52 pm | 1 comment | 2321 Views

AROUND TOWN

A midsummer night's dream come true

The Mountain View Public Library has seen a big increase in use by children and families over the summer, as have most other...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2009
Last comment by Peter, on Jul 22, 2009 at 3:35 pm | 4 comments | 2320 Views

AROUND TOWN

Advocates: Pedestrian plan up for vote lacks detail

A plan that could take the city's walkability up a notch is going in front of the City Council on Tuesday, Jan. 15, but those...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 10, 2013 at 5:35 pm | 1 comment | 2320 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council debates protections for tenants

The City Council is considering an ordinance designed to protect low income tenants, but several council members worry that...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2009
Last comment by LMF, on Dec 2, 2009 at 11:59 am | 11 comments | 2319 Views

AROUND TOWN

Crash blocks lanes on Highway 101

A multi-vehicle crash blocked lanes of northbound U.S. Highway 101 in Mountain View for about 45 minutes this morning, a...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2011
Last comment by Antonio, on Feb 7, 2011 at 10:15 am | 2 comments | 2319 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Uncertainty ahead for MV Whisman budget

Dozens of teachers working in Mountain View Whisman School District poured into the May 19 school board meeting to show solidarity...

Original post made on May. 27, 2016
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jun 4, 2016 at 1:11 pm | 9 comments | 2318 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Saturday and Sunday, March 12-13

[http://www.friendsofbayfrontpark.org/calendar.htm Nature: Bird walk] Volunteer birders from Friends of Bedwell Bayfront...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2011
Last comment by Arborist, on Mar 11, 2011 at 4:08 pm | 1 comment | 2318 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mayor Abe-Koga named 'woman of the year'

Mayor Margaret Abe-Koga was paid a surprise visit last week by state Assembly member Paul Fong, who honored her as "woman...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2009
Last comment by Eric, on Mar 10, 2009 at 6:28 pm | 2 comments | 2318 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police release sketch of burglary suspect

Mountain View police have released a sketch of the man they believe burglarized the home of an elderly Mountain View woman...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2011
Last comment by , on Dec 24, 2011 at 7:50 am | 9 comments | 2318 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Robber shoots man in leg

A local man was shot in the leg with a handgun and robbed of his pellet gun this afternoon, police said. Read the full...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2011
Last comment by B, on Jul 4, 2011 at 9:41 am | 17 comments | 2317 Views

AROUND TOWN

Business asks city to relax massage rules

David Bertelsen and said it took only a phone call to police to get the OK for his foot spa in Palo Alto, and a little more...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2010
Last comment by Jes' Sayin', on Oct 31, 2010 at 12:48 am | 5 comments | 2317 Views

AROUND TOWN

'History Week' comes to Los Altos High School

Los Altos High School is kicking off the new year by looking back — and forward — in its first ever "History Week." Read...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2013
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