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OTHER ISSUES

Chief building official Anthony Ghiossi dies at 49

Mountain View city employees are mourning the loss of the city's chief building official, Anthony Ghiossi, who died June...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2014
Last comment by Ken Alsman, on Jun 21, 2014 at 5:18 pm | 2 comments | 5559 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council weighs office, hotel proposals for Moffett Gateway

On Tuesday four developers sought the City Council's favor to develop the city-owned Moffett Gateway property, presenting...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2014
Last comment by Z, on Jun 21, 2014 at 2:52 pm | 4 comments | 5398 Views

AROUND TOWN

Heartfelt send-off for retiring priest

At a potluck dinner with over 200 adoring parishioners, Father Bob Moran celebrated 50 years as an ordained Catholic priest...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2014
Last comment by Mary Munden, on Jun 21, 2014 at 7:41 am | 2 comments | 5386 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mayor proposes flying rainbow flag

The city's first openly gay mayor, Chris Clark, has proposed another first: flying the rainbow flag on a city hall flag pole. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2014
Last comment by Sparty, on Jun 21, 2014 at 5:04 am | 31 comments | 5110 Views

AROUND TOWN

City Council responds to push for new gun laws

City Council members took a small step last week towards following Sunnyvale's lead in cracking down on illegal guns and...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2014
Last comment by Criminals and crazies , on Jun 20, 2014 at 6:14 pm | 31 comments | 4866 Views

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Renters pour out woes at housing event

In an event at the Adobe building Monday night, Mountain View residents spoke about their struggles to find housing and afford...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2014
Last comment by Cuesta Resident, on Jun 20, 2014 at 5:09 pm | 1 comment | 3542 Views

RESTAURANTS

Sleek, snazzy, cool

Although my visits didn't start off well, the food was mighty impressive. Bold, expressive flavors without the mask of over...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2014
Last comment by Mountain View, on Jun 20, 2014 at 1:11 pm | 3 comments | 3539 Views

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Day Worker Center Needs Donations for Kitchen Renovation

Last night I had the pleasure of attending the Kitchen Renovation fundraiser at Morocco's for the Day Worker Center which...

Original post made by Jim Neal on May. 21, 2014
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Jun 20, 2014 at 9:14 am | 3 comments | 857 Views

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Mayor proposes flying rainbow flag

The city's first openly gay mayor, Chris Clark, has proposed another first, flying the rainbow flag on a city hall flag pole. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2014
Last comment by Steve, on Jun 20, 2014 at 7:05 am | 4 comments | 279 Views

OTHER ISSUES

How big is that house, really?

A home's square footage is a number easily misrepresented, especially when determining ever-ambiguous "liveable space." Measurements...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2014
Last comment by Richard, on Jun 20, 2014 at 2:14 am | 1 comment | 2158 Views

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Google housing axed in city's general plan

Council members were not moved Tuesday night by last-minute efforts by the Chamber of Commerce and the mayor to keep housing...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2012
Last comment by current_resident, on Jun 19, 2014 at 9:05 pm | 11 comments | 13916 Views

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Council places pay raise on November ballot

After debating the issue in April, City Council members voted Tuesday to put a pay raise for themselves on the November ballot...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2014
Last comment by Pedestrian, on Jun 18, 2014 at 11:57 pm | 1 comment | 229 Views

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$200K in pot seized in drug bust

Mountain View police raided a building on Independence Avenue Thursday night and seized about 1,000 marijuana plants. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2014
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Jun 18, 2014 at 3:16 pm | 13 comments | 10749 Views

SPORTS

Burrowing owls found dead at Shoreline Golf course

City officials revealed this week that a pair of the city's rare burrowing owls were found dead in their burrow on the Shoreline...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2014
Last comment by Stephanie, on Jun 18, 2014 at 1:06 pm | 53 comments | 7322 Views

ELECTIONS

City Council request for pay raise

If the City Council wants a pay raise tell them to ask Google, Linked In, Sobrato, Merlone Geier Partners and all the other...

Original post made by Kay Ritchey on Jun. 15, 2014
Last comment by Linda Curtis, on Jun 17, 2014 at 5:08 pm | 4 comments | 347 Views

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Chronicle columnist joins debate over city's development

Google's hometown of Mountain View has quickly become a flash point for the debate over Silicon Valley's resistance to allowing...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2014
Last comment by Prince, on Jun 17, 2014 at 3:36 pm | 3 comments | 3272 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV power outage affects thousands

Thousands of PG&E customers in Mountain View are without power this morning, a PG&E spokesman said. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2014
Last comment by SanJay, on Jun 17, 2014 at 3:27 pm | 8 comments | 4861 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New group slams LASD board performance

A new nonprofit group, critical of Los Altos School District leadership and spending, ran ads in the <I>Voice</I></B> and...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2014
Last comment by Mayer-Ct, on Jun 16, 2014 at 7:38 pm | 59 comments | 4930 Views

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Google unveils self driving car prototype

Google posted a video this week of elderly and disabled passengers enjoying a prototype self-driving car, another step towards...

Original post made on May. 28, 2014
Last comment by Darin, on Jun 15, 2014 at 9:09 pm | 18 comments | 10085 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Alta Vista grads ready for life's challenges

There wasn't a dry eye in the Spartan Theatre last week when Alta Vista High School graduate Yoselin Mora-Gutierrez told...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2014
Last comment by UC Davis Grad, on Jun 15, 2014 at 12:05 pm | 1 comment | 3382 Views
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