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AROUND TOWN

New grocer aims to satisfy downtown

After several failed attempts to bring a new grocery store downtown, city officials and downtown residents may be surprised...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2011
Last comment by Lou, on Nov 9, 2011 at 12:13 pm | 16 comments | 971 Views

AROUND TOWN

FEMA to test Emergency Alert System nationwide

The Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Federal Communications Commission will take over television and radio Wednesday...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2011
Last comment by willie, on Nov 8, 2011 at 11:13 pm | 2 comments | 844 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Pedestrian struck by truck dies of injuries

Mountain View police are hoping to find witnesses to a fatal car accident that took the life of a 91-year-old pedestrian...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2011
Last comment by USA, on Nov 8, 2011 at 8:18 pm | 9 comments | 1432 Views

AROUND TOWN

Shooting birds, with a camera

The photo exhibit "Birds at Shoreline: Aflight!" is wrapping up on Nov. 20, leaving two more weeks for people to see photos...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2011
Last comment by hunter, on Nov 8, 2011 at 8:01 pm | 3 comments | 940 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bill to help businesses raise cash moves ahead

A bill that aims to help small businesses amass capital and go public overwhelmingly passed the House of Representatives...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2011
Last comment by maguro_01, on Nov 8, 2011 at 5:34 pm | 1 comment | 1037 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Gordon to hold high-speed-rail meeting in Palo Alto

California's controversial and increasingly expensive high-speed-rail system will be the subject of a public hearing hosted...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2011
Last comment by jusme, on Nov 8, 2011 at 5:24 pm | 3 comments | 1073 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Split council walks away from affordable housing fee

On Tuesday the City Council had its most intense disagreement in recent memory when members split over whether to pursue...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2011
Last comment by Political Insider, on Nov 7, 2011 at 9:22 pm | 13 comments | 1293 Views

AROUND TOWN

Duck hunting season begins at Shoreline

As duck hunting season begins for a second year since the opening of the nearby Bay Trail, trail users will again hear shotgun...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2011
Last comment by USA, on Nov 7, 2011 at 7:20 pm | 19 comments | 1246 Views

MOVIES

'Lost interview' with Jobs to screen in Palo Alto

A "lost interview" with the late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs will be screened in Palo Alto Nov. 16 through Nov. 22. Parts...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2011
Last comment by Al, on Nov 7, 2011 at 2:28 pm | 1 comment | 1915 Views

AROUND TOWN

2nd Harvest Food Bank-Food Drive Nov 7-Dec 28

Together we can end local hunger. Allied Auto Works is partnering with Second Harvest Food Bank to provide for the 1 in 10...

Original post made by Allied Auto Works on Nov. 7, 2011
There are no comments yet. 934 Views

AROUND TOWN

Toys for Tots Toy Drive-Nov 4- Dec 15

This holiday season, help Toys for Tots provide warm PJ's, a good book, special gifts and the holiday spirit to hundreds...

Original post made by Allied Auto Works on Nov. 7, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1024 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Eshoo supports Occupy Wall Street protesters

U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Menlo Park, supports the Occupy Wall Street protests and said she is "surprised people weren't out...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2011
Last comment by Occupy, on Nov 5, 2011 at 7:16 pm | 11 comments | 2055 Views

AROUND TOWN

Los Altos woman accused of attempted murder

A Los Altos woman accused of stabbing her estranged husband in September at the business they owned in Redwood City pleaded...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2011
Last comment by Mr. Worldallwrong, on Nov 5, 2011 at 6:20 pm | 3 comments | 969 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council dumps Palo Alto animal control service

Mountain View decided to break off its 18-year relationship with Palo Alto Animal Services on Tuesday night, with City Council...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2011
Last comment by John the Man, on Nov 5, 2011 at 10:49 am | 2 comments | 1114 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police arrest two in Walmart wallet-snatching spree

Police arrested two women last week in connection with a string of thefts of wallets from inside the Mountain View Walmart. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2011
Last comment by W Park Dude, on Nov 5, 2011 at 9:06 am | 10 comments | 1125 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council dumps Palo Alto animal control service

Mountain View decided to break off its 18-year relationship with Palo Alto Animal Services on Tuesday night, with City Council...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2011
Last comment by Tony, on Nov 5, 2011 at 9:01 am | 3 comments | 958 Views

AROUND TOWN

Price tag swells for high-speed rail

The cost of California's proposed high-speed-rail system, originally pegged at about $36 billion, has nearly tripled since...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2011
Last comment by Hardin, on Nov 4, 2011 at 9:40 pm | 21 comments | 1182 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Superintendent suspicious of NCLB waiver

Although he has repeatedly criticized the No Child Left Behind act for being too restrictive, Craig Goldman, superintendent...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2011
Last comment by gcoladon, on Nov 2, 2011 at 5:16 pm | 1 comment | 1170 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Dentist will swap cash for Halloween candy

A Mountain View dentist is offering cash for children's candy this Halloween. Dr. Joseph Lee launched his anti-tooth decay...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2011
Last comment by Hardin, on Nov 2, 2011 at 9:41 am | 7 comments | 1399 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman debates roll-out of 'transitional kindergarten'

Education officials with the Mountain View Whisman School District are debating how to best introduce a "transitional kindergarten"...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2011
Last comment by Headache, on Nov 2, 2011 at 8:45 am | 2 comments | 1214 Views
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