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AROUND TOWN

Firefighters want to see vintage rig restored

After Mountain View lost several buildings to fires in the 1920s, the city took delivery of what was said to be the best...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2014
Last comment by Greg David, on Nov 12, 2015 at 6:14 pm | 15 comments | 23770 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council finalizes $15 minimum wage hike

Despite a last stand by local merchants, the Mountain View City Council on Tuesday signed off on the last approval needed...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2015
Last comment by Steve Old Town, on Nov 12, 2015 at 6:09 pm | 10 comments | 2257 Views

OTHER ISSUES

FAA: Planes flying over Palo Alto, Mountain View hit by laser

Palo Altans and other Bay Area residents may be frustrated by aircraft noise since the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2015
Last comment by Ron MV, on Nov 12, 2015 at 5:56 pm | 5 comments | 2774 Views

AROUND TOWN

Crime brief: burglary suspect arrested

Police arrested a Sunnyvale man last week after he allegedly ransacked two storage units, then returned to the scene to make...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2015
Last comment by Not to bright, on Nov 12, 2015 at 2:28 pm | 1 comment | 1897 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain Incident this morning

I was on the Northbound 305 train this morning at 5:57 am (as I am almost every morning) for my commute to Berkeley, when...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Nov. 12, 2015
There are no comments yet. 358 Views

OTHER ISSUES

School district backs out of controversial building practice

The Mountain View Whisman School District is changing how it does business with construction companies, ditching a strategy...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2015
Last comment by Carl, on Nov 12, 2015 at 8:38 am | 7 comments | 3233 Views

AROUND TOWN

Willing to serve

Mountain View resident Clifford Yip, 87, remembers growing up in California knowing that as a Chinese-American, his options...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2015
Last comment by LP, on Nov 11, 2015 at 6:32 pm | 3 comments | 1763 Views

ELECTIONS

Voters reject Los Altos bond measure

A bond measure to fund renovations at a Los Altos park and community center has been roundly rejected by voters in Tuesday's...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2015
Last comment by Bill Hough, on Nov 11, 2015 at 2:20 pm | 46 comments | 3445 Views

AROUND TOWN

Empire Vintage Clothing closing up shop forever!

Empire Vintage Clothing will close their doors forever, December 19th. After, many years in Palo Alto- the only vintage clothing...

Original post made by Empire Vintage Clothing on Nov. 11, 2015
There are no comments yet. 319 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fresh & Easy calls it quits

The shelves are half-empty at Mountain View's Fresh & Easy grocery store on Rengstorff Avenue, after it was announced last...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2015
Last comment by AC, on Nov 11, 2015 at 12:44 pm | 38 comments | 6904 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

An elegant 'Proof'

David Auburn's "Proof" is a slim, sneaky wonder of theatrical storytelling. TheatreWorks stages an outstanding production...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2015
There are no comments yet. 2819 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Board OKs $43M plan for Castro School

Last night marked a victory for parents and school staff at the shared Castro and Mistral elementary School campus. After...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2015
Last comment by Old Steve, on Nov 11, 2015 at 10:07 am | 19 comments | 3114 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Guest opinion: A flat minimum-wage hike could harm local restaurants

No employer wants to see employees struggling. But small businesses themselves struggle to keep their doors open and provide...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2015
Last comment by Plane Speaker, on Nov 10, 2015 at 10:40 pm | 6 comments | 755 Views

MOVIES

Outlet offers LGBTQQ youth a place to be

There's a rare place in Mountain View where transgender and gender non-conforming teens feel safe to explore, express and...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2015
There are no comments yet. 1999 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Farewell to Bumble Bee Health Foods

John and Karen Farrell run a two-person crew at Mountain View's Bumble Bee Health Foods store, fielding questions about probiotics...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2015
Last comment by Jane, on Nov 10, 2015 at 3:35 pm | 16 comments | 3958 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Huff principal wins national recognition

It's been all good news for Huff Elementary School lately. The school received the National Blue Ribbon School award for...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2015
Last comment by Interested Observer , on Nov 10, 2015 at 11:00 am | 13 comments | 4488 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bay Area storm brings rain, hail and lightning

This morning's rain and thunderstorms brought downpours, lightning and even hail to many parts of the Bay Area, but according...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2015
Last comment by mom, on Nov 9, 2015 at 2:46 pm | 2 comments | 1960 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cool wet weather forecast for Bay Area starts today

Forecasters expect a tenth to a half an inch to fall across the Bay Area starting Saturday night and ending Monday, the National...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2015
There are no comments yet. 1639 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Steven Nelson's Misbehavior on the MVWSD Board

Here is an article from today's Mercury News with more insight into the difficulties caused by Steven Nelson on the MVWSD...

Original post made by Concerned Citizen on Jun. 18, 2015
Last comment by He's At It Again, on Nov 9, 2015 at 8:21 am | 1 comment | 1377 Views

RESTAURANTS

Voya brings glitz to North Bayshore

Promising newcomer Voya is a glamorous addition to North Bayshore, but inconsistencies mar the Latin American menu at this...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2015
Last comment by Danilo, on Nov 8, 2015 at 6:17 pm | 1 comment | 1577 Views
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