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Apparent suicide on Diericx Drive

A Mountain View man apparently shot and killed himself after police surrounded his home in the 2600 block of Diericx Drive...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2010
Last comment by jwbus, on Dec 8, 2010 at 9:14 pm | 3 comments | 3749 Views

AROUND TOWN

Witnesses sought in pedestrian hit-and-run

Police are searching for the driver of a white sedan that struck a pedestrian in downtown Mountain View last week. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2015
Last comment by Back Ontrack, on Jun 17, 2015 at 7:08 pm | 10 comments | 3749 Views

AROUND TOWN

Concert traffic creates controversy in North Bayshore

The fact that rush-hour traffic around North Bayshore has long been regarded as a nightmare is not news, but the situation...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2016
Last comment by Re: PA Resident, on Jul 29, 2016 at 8:23 am | 31 comments | 3748 Views

ELECTIONS

Google wunderkind running for council

At 20 years old Aaron Jabbari is as young as City Council candidates come. But according to Jabbari's resume, taking on a...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2010
Last comment by "Just Think About It", on Aug 26, 2010 at 1:47 pm | 1 comment | 3748 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council member wowed by ride in Google's fighter jet

City Council members in Google's hometown may be paid only $500 a month by the city, but Mountain View council member John...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2012
Last comment by Bruno, on Jan 20, 2012 at 3:22 pm | 30 comments | 3747 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

No end to schools' battle over space

Another court ruling has been handed down in the years-long battle over classroom space between Bullis Charter School and...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2012
Last comment by Ron Haley, on Apr 3, 2012 at 5:49 pm | 49 comments | 3746 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Trees axed for $1.6 million condos

The loss of two cedar trees nearly killed a plan for five, $1.6 million condos which the City Council narrowly approved...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2012
Last comment by Hardin, on May 3, 2012 at 8:57 am | 19 comments | 3745 Views

AROUND TOWN

Op-Ed: The city needs housing, not just offices

At the end of the Tuesday's City Council study session on the North Bayshore Precise Plan, some council members urged that...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2014
Last comment by builders-wonderland-MV, on Sep 27, 2014 at 1:07 pm | 30 comments | 3745 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Battling an overlooked killer

High blood pressure is a serious issue in the Bay Area, and local health officials have vowed to do something about it. The...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2015
Last comment by Common sense, on Oct 31, 2015 at 10:53 am | 5 comments | 3744 Views

AROUND TOWN

Novel communication

At age 8, Joshua Smith already knows he wants to be an artist when he grows up. And with 19 published books and his own business...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2008
Last comment by Thomas Skousen, on Aug 7, 2008 at 4:02 pm | 3 comments | 3744 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council offers extension for Symantec development deal

Mountain View City Council members last week signaled they wouldn't scrap a development deal with Symantec for a new 100,000-square...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2015
Last comment by Correction, on Apr 9, 2015 at 12:41 am | 6 comments | 3742 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Blood center desperate for type O negative

The Stanford Blood Center issued an urgent appeal for donors who have type O negative blood because a heart-transplant operation...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2008
Last comment by Dude, on Jun 4, 2008 at 5:10 pm | 1 comment | 3741 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foothill-De Anza planning parcel tax

The local community college district is planning to place a parcel tax measure on the November ballot to help augment three...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2010
Last comment by More Criminals for You..., on Feb 18, 2011 at 5:59 pm | 16 comments | 3740 Views

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Workers go on strike at BMW dealership

Mechanics and service writers at BMW of Mountain View went on strike this week, saying their reputation for doing high-quality...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2008
Last comment by Neigborhood supporter, on Jul 5, 2008 at 11:52 am | 2 comments | 3739 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Tackling the achievement gap

As the proportion of Hispanic students in Mountain View approaches 50 percent, local school officials are struggling mightily...

Original post made on May. 12, 2008
Last comment by DG, on May 14, 2008 at 8:33 pm | 2 comments | 3736 Views

ELECTIONS

Rep. Eshoo talks health care, Hangar One

After helping pass a hard-fought health care reform bill Saturday evening, Congresswoman Anna Eshoo flew in from Washington...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2009
Last comment by Joe, on Nov 18, 2009 at 9:28 am | 3 comments | 3736 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Former Theuerkauf teacher tapped as new principal

The Mountain View Whisman School District announced last week that Ryan Santiago, a former first-grade teacher at Theuerkauf...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2015
Last comment by Interested Observer , on May 1, 2015 at 12:48 am | 5 comments | 3735 Views

AROUND TOWN

Traffic mess on Shoreline - why no police?

Today there was a single traffic light out on Shoreline, and it triggered a traffic nightmare. This could have been easily...

Original post made by Jeral Poskey on Oct. 14, 2009
Last comment by Jeral P, on Oct 22, 2009 at 10:10 am | 25 comments | 3731 Views

MOVIES

Review: 'John Carter'

In dire need of a cinematic sugar rush? Look no farther than Disney's blockbuster offering "John Carter," a fantasy extravaganza...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2012
Last comment by paulie, on Mar 9, 2012 at 8:27 pm | 1 comment | 3731 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Guardsmen back from Ike rescue

Air National Guardsmen from the Moffett Field-based 129th Rescue Wing returned home last week after performing rescue operations...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2008
Last comment by Proud MV Resident, on Sep 25, 2008 at 3:59 pm | 2 comments | 3730 Views
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