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AROUND TOWN

Bikes not safe on El Camino

What should the city do for south- or north-bound cyclists who want to ride between Palo Alto and Sunnyvale along El Camino...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2013
Last comment by Scott Lamb, on Oct 25, 2013 at 10:41 pm | 2 comments | 1571 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV police arrest ex-teacher in underage sex sting

Mountain View police have arrested a former San Francisco teacher after he allegedly attempted to arrange to meet with a...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2014
Last comment by Flava Dave, on Feb 6, 2014 at 2:53 pm | 3 comments | 4133 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teen fights for typical life despite pain

Katie Taves sounds like a typical high school student. She likes yoga and cooking, dislikes geometry and begrudgingly accepts...

Original post made on May. 9, 2014
Last comment by Renee Zotter, on May 9, 2014 at 10:29 am | 1 comment | 4249 Views

OTHER ISSUES

North Bayshore plan draws critique over housing

Former city manager Bruce Liedstrand spent much of the 1980s running the city of Mountain View, when the downtown was being...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2014
Last comment by Pro-Growther in N. Shoreline, on Aug 13, 2014 at 3:10 pm | 53 comments | 27882 Views

RESTAURANTS

Classic comfort food — minus the meat

If the idea of veggie proteins gets your mouth watering, have I got the place for you. While tempeh, soy and seitan may not...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2014
Last comment by Julie Lovins, on Oct 31, 2014 at 3:57 pm | 1 comment | 1103 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tonight: City Council to set new goals for the year

With three newly elected members, the Mountain View City Council is about to begin setting a new course for the year in a...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2015
Last comment by Metrics, on Feb 24, 2015 at 6:51 pm | 1 comment | 1997 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Last-ditch effort to re-open Whisman school

With only a week to go before the Mountain View Whisman school board decides on whether to open a new school in the district,...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2015
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jun 18, 2015 at 10:38 pm | 121 comments | 7307 Views

AROUND TOWN

The puppet-masters of Mountain View

The Kruss family has a love for puppets bordering on the obsessive, and they're hoping to share their passion with the rest...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2015
Last comment by Got.Me, on Dec 29, 2015 at 8:29 pm | 1 comment | 2182 Views

AROUND TOWN

Housing market through the roof

While the housing market seems to have slowed elsewhere, homes have been selling faster than ever in Mountain View, with...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2007
Last comment by eric, on Mar 24, 2009 at 10:39 pm | 17 comments | 5237 Views

OTHER ISSUES

How to help the hungry

During the holidays, many people contribute to food drives at offices, schools and places of worship. These commendable efforts...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2008
Last comment by Roy G. Hayter, on Mar 19, 2008 at 3:02 pm | 1 comment | 3685 Views

AROUND TOWN

The storied career of Sally Lieber

It's arguable that Mountain View has never given rise to a more improbable political success story than that of Sally Lieber,...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2009
Last comment by Jojhn Coyle, on Jul 7, 2011 at 2:28 pm | 15 comments | 3503 Views

AROUND TOWN

Grand plans for San Antonio

The developer in contract to buy 16 acres of the San Antonio shopping center released conceptual plans on Tuesday that promise...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by J. Ravanelli, on Jul 13, 2009 at 2:46 pm | 12 comments | 2234 Views

ELECTIONS

Ronit Bryant is new mayor of Mountain View

In keeping with city tradition, the council on Tuesday evening unanimously selected council member Ronit Bryant to be the...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2010
Last comment by Lorna, on Jan 14, 2010 at 2:16 pm | 16 comments | 3889 Views

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Homeless man knocked out, robbed

Mountain View Police say they have a man in custody who allegedly punched out an elderly homeless man before taking his wallet...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2010
Last comment by Joe, on Apr 2, 2010 at 5:44 pm | 7 comments | 1501 Views

AROUND TOWN

At 99 he's still going strong

Louie Givich has a story for everything. He can describe exactly how Mountain View looked the year he was born, in a house...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2010
Last comment by Darcee, on Jun 28, 2010 at 10:47 pm | 6 comments | 1533 Views

AROUND TOWN

Caltrain wants high-speed rail to start locally

Caltrain has joined a growing swell of Peninsula critics of California's proposed high-speed-rail system. But Caltrain isn't...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by R. Pollak, on Sep 19, 2010 at 8:44 pm | 4 comments | 1823 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Drowned kayaker remembered by neighbors

Donnie Foster, who died while kayaking off the Mendocino Coast Nov. 23, was remembered by Old Mountain View residents this...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2010
Last comment by Dina Cheyette, on Dec 5, 2010 at 6:19 pm | 2 comments | 2717 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council finally tackles technology goals

The city is finally moving forward with a City Council goal from last year to better use technology and the Internet to serve...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2011
Last comment by Tony, on Aug 4, 2011 at 11:36 am | 4 comments | 1964 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man stabs teenager on Moffett Boulevard

A teenage boy was stabbed by a member of a rival gang Thursday afternoon on Moffett Boulevard, police said. The 17-year-old...

Original post made on May. 27, 2011
Last comment by Resident, on Jun 1, 2011 at 1:40 pm | 22 comments | 2360 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

So hard to say goodbye

It's not easy to let go, as Theuerkauf Elementary School kindergartner Justin, 5, and his dad BJ discovered Monday in teacher...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2011
Last comment by Cece, on Aug 25, 2011 at 6:27 am | 3 comments | 1925 Views
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Ike's Place makes another go at Stanford; Palo Alto outpost stalls
By Elena Kadvany | 15 comments | 4,533 views

Relaxing the Height Limit for Housing with Conditions
By Steve Levy | 29 comments | 1,844 views

Foods of Love
By Laura Stec | 3 comments | 1,773 views