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Self-driving car struck by red-light runner

One of Google's self-driving cars was involved in a collision Friday after a driver ran a red light, slamming into the autonomous...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2016
Last comment by Devesh, 13 minutes ago | 3 comments | 1189 Views

ELECTIONS

Housing, transportation dominate candidates' forum

In a candidate forum held on Wednesday afternoon, eight hopefuls competing for a Mountain View City Council seats were largely...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by less micromanaging, 37 minutes ago | 10 comments | 2293 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Proposal to expand public access to Peninsula watershed draws opposition

A proposal to further open to the public a large tract of Peninsula open space controlled by the San Francisco Public Utilities...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2016
Last comment by Leave no Tracey, 2 hours ago | 8 comments | 1091 Views

AROUND TOWN

To Ben Dodson re: bold action needed to address traffic woes guest opinion

It's a wonderful suggestion that you have. You suggested a pilot program for autonomous vehicle car sharing to run within...

Original post made by Beverly on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by PA Resident, 11 hours ago | 2 comments | 63 Views

AROUND TOWN

Long nights of homework are history

Teachers at both of Mountain View's high schools are looking at ways to cut back on homework assignments, following a new...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by Cfrink, 16 hours ago | 7 comments | 2998 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council approves 144-unit apartment project on Ortega Avenue

Despite quarrels over parking and student safety, the Mountain View City Council on Tuesday night gave unanimous approval...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2016
Last comment by Phil Aaronson, 19 hours ago | 12 comments | 2309 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council hopefuls head to Google for Wednesday forum

Eight candidates vying for a seat on the Mountain View City Council will get another chance to square off at a political...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2016
Last comment by Kyle, on Sep 24, 2016 at 10:48 pm | 9 comments | 2557 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Los Altos man ID'd as driver in fatal crash

A driver killed in a car crash off of Foothill Expressway in Los Altos on Monday afternoon was identified by police today...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2016
Last comment by gordonscheler@gmail.com, on Sep 24, 2016 at 5:30 pm | 15 comments | 7487 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man arrested in Cuesta Park allowed to loiter in park everyday

The homeless man who sits on the bench near the tennis courts daily, was arrested for masturbating in public at Cuesta Park,...

Original post made by Cuesta Cat on Sep. 18, 2016
Last comment by Cuesta Cat, on Sep 24, 2016 at 12:56 pm | 3 comments | 154 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hacker Dojo announces plans to leave Mountain View

Just weeks from the expiration of its current lease, Hacker Dojo has found a new home for its scrappy club of coders and...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2016
Last comment by umam, on Sep 24, 2016 at 1:38 am | 7 comments | 5376 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police: homicide victim 'likely' knew her killer

The owner of a Mountain View acupuncture clinic whose body was found in her Palo Alto home on July 7 was identified Tuesday...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2016
Last comment by umam, on Sep 24, 2016 at 1:38 am | 3 comments | 5082 Views

AROUND TOWN

Big decisions ahead for Castro Street, El Camino Hospital

In what is certain to be a lively meeting, the City Council on Wednesday night will make a long-awaited decision on how Castro...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2016
Last comment by umam, on Sep 24, 2016 at 1:29 am | 12 comments | 4371 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Saturday: Spring Family Parade struts through downtown

Mountain View, get ready to strut your stuff. The city's Spring Family Parade, open to anyone with a costume or homemade...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2016
Last comment by umam, on Sep 24, 2016 at 1:29 am | 8 comments | 2315 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man arrested following Mountain View burglary

Mountain View police arrested a 59-year-old suspect Wednesday morning after he allegedly burglarized an occupied home in...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2016
Last comment by umam, on Sep 24, 2016 at 1:18 am | 7 comments | 4536 Views

ELECTIONS

Shining light on dark issues

What if we stopped wondering whether the proverbial glass was half-full or half-empty and recognized it instead as simply...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2016
Last comment by umam, on Sep 24, 2016 at 1:17 am | 2 comments | 1374 Views

RESTAURANTS

Restaurant owners plead for help in face of redevelopment plans

With their building space slated for redevelopment, owners of the downtown restaurant Morocco's are waging a public campaign...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2016
Last comment by umam, on Sep 24, 2016 at 1:04 am | 9 comments | 4545 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fun on the Fourth of July

Celebrate the Declaration of Independence on Monday, July 4, with feasting, fireworks, parades and more. How will you spend...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2016
Last comment by umam, on Sep 24, 2016 at 1:04 am | 4 comments | 4400 Views

BOOKS

Portrait of a nation

Next Wednesday, Sept. 10, the Cantor Arts Center unveils many of Robert Frank's iconic images, alongside some of his never-before-seen...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2016
Last comment by umam, on Sep 24, 2016 at 1:04 am | 2 comments | 4756 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Developer fined for tearing down heritage trees

Just months away from completion, a new El Camino Real apartment project has already created bad blood with its neighbors...

Original post made on May. 10, 2016
Last comment by umam, on Sep 24, 2016 at 1:03 am | 28 comments | 4105 Views

BOOKS

A turbulent trip for LAHS singers

It's been an exciting April for Los Altos High School's singing talent, but the month got off to a rough start, thanks to...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2016
Last comment by umam, on Sep 24, 2016 at 1:03 am | 2 comments | 1686 Views
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