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No disguising Costume Bank's role at Halloween

Getting its start from a theater company's donation of its old costumes, the Costume Bank in Los Altos has been in business...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2016
Last comment by chris, on Oct 26, 2016 at 12:39 am | 1 comment | 1321 Views

OTHER ISSUES

The Residential Parking Permit (RPP) ordiance may harm downtown merchants

The 2nd reading of the Residential Parking Permit (RPP) ordinance takes place tomorrow evening. The ordinance will allow...

Original post made by Garages-Reimagined on Oct. 24, 2016
Last comment by Garages-Reimagined, on Oct 25, 2016 at 3:09 pm | 3 comments | 196 Views

AROUND TOWN

Transient triggers lockdown in Slater neighborhood

Residents in the Slater neighborhood were asked to shelter in place Thursday night after a transient man allegedly refused...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2016
Last comment by mvresident2003, on Oct 24, 2016 at 11:27 pm | 14 comments | 3366 Views

ELECTIONS

Six compete to lead Foothill-De Anza district

This November, voters in several North County and West Valley cities will decide who will lead the Foothill-De Anza Community...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2016
Last comment by Kathy Thibodeaux, on Oct 23, 2016 at 6:11 pm | 4 comments | 4216 Views

OTHER ISSUES

An eco-dilemma: save redwoods or build bike lanes?

Google's ambitious plans to build a futuristic headquarters in Mountain View's North Bayshore is hitting big snags over some...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2016
Last comment by resident, on Oct 23, 2016 at 1:40 pm | 2 comments | 398 Views

ELECTIONS

Election 2016: Mountain View voters face dueling rental measures

Perhaps the most consequential choice in this election cycle, Mountain View voters will decide between competing ballot initiatives...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2016
Last comment by Mike_, on Oct 22, 2016 at 7:26 pm | 58 comments | 4309 Views

AROUND TOWN

Moffett Gateway wins council approval

A hotel and office development at a crucial highway juncture received a unanimous round of approvals from the Mountain View...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2016
Last comment by live in mv, on Oct 22, 2016 at 10:17 am | 14 comments | 3920 Views

AROUND TOWN

Apartment group's mailer is foul play, Measure V backers charge

A campaign mailer excoriating one of Mountain View's two rent control measures on the Nov. 8 ballot has Measure V backers...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2016
Last comment by Mike_, on Oct 21, 2016 at 5:11 pm | 27 comments | 1271 Views

ELECTIONS

Measure A backers hope to put dent in affordable-housing crisis

What some officials say is the most significant measure in Santa Clara County history to help low- and moderate-income residents...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2016
Last comment by Not really, on Oct 21, 2016 at 11:57 am | 4 comments | 2145 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Two vie for open seat on LASD board

Two parents will be facing off this November for a seat on the Los Altos School District board of trustees to replace board...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2016
Last comment by ResidentSince1982, on Oct 21, 2016 at 1:37 am | 9 comments | 7192 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Building unity at Foothill College

Foothill College's Umoja Scholars Program seeks to promote learning about African and African-American culture through a...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2016
Last comment by christy, on Oct 20, 2016 at 7:48 am | 1 comment | 986 Views

AROUND TOWN

Moffett Gateway project heads back to Council

In a packed agenda for Tuesday evening, the Mountain View City Council will consider a penultimate set of approvals for a...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2016
Last comment by OldMV Reader, on Oct 19, 2016 at 7:37 am | 9 comments | 2938 Views

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Weekend rain totals beat all of October 2015

Since Thursday evening most places in the Bay Area got more rain than in all of October of last year, a National Weather...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2016
Last comment by Me, on Oct 18, 2016 at 10:34 pm | 2 comments | 1174 Views

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Age-discrimination lawsuit against HP

Four former employees have filed a federal class-action lawsuit against Hewlett-Packard for age discrimination, according...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2016
Last comment by DS, on Oct 18, 2016 at 5:57 pm | 10 comments | 4190 Views

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Hospital CEO's severance payout could reach $834,200

The El Camino Hospital board of directors said their goodbyes to hospital president and CEO Tomi Ryba Wednesday night, approving...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2016
Last comment by kh, on Oct 18, 2016 at 3:02 pm | 13 comments | 4409 Views

BOOKS

Castro parents go back to school

At Castro Elementary, students aren't the only ones taking classes. Each week, dozens of parents take time out of their Saturday...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2016
Last comment by Bertha Gonzalez , on Oct 18, 2016 at 2:52 pm | 1 comment | 358 Views

AROUND TOWN

Election 2016: Council race finds Mountain View at pivotal juncture

Mountain View stands at the proverbial crossroads in the coming days as voters choose four City Council candidates from a...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2016
Last comment by Mike, on Oct 18, 2016 at 11:48 am | 19 comments | 5332 Views

SPORTS

Bayer Leverkusen vs Tottenham Hotspur Live

Bayer Leverkusen vs Tottenham Hotspur Live...

Original post made by bovelc on Oct. 18, 2016
There are no comments yet. 67 Views

ELECTIONS

pro-transit and environmental groups oppose additional VTA tax

Three pro-transit and environmental groups, BayRail Alliance, the Sierra Club, and Silicon Valley Transit Users are urging...

Original post made by Steve Ly on Oct. 13, 2016
Last comment by Thanh, on Oct 18, 2016 at 10:01 am | 13 comments | 288 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Castro parents go back to school

At Castro Elementary, students aren't the only ones taking classes. Each week, dozens of parents take time out of their Saturday...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2016
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Oct 18, 2016 at 9:37 am | 1 comment | 2578 Views
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Sam's Chowder House Palo Alto to become burger chain
By Elena Kadvany | 25 comments | 12,264 views