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Showtime for Super Bowl plans

On Sunday, the eyes of the world were set squarely on the South Bay as it hosts Super Bowl 50. For Mountain View, which was...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2016
Last comment by Reader, 21 hours ago | 1 comment | 1460 Views

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What was Mountain View like in the '70s

I am new to the area and am curious what life was like in Mountain View in the 1970s, 1980s and even earlier. I would love...

Original post made by Newbie on Apr. 13, 2008
Last comment by mary vipham (Davis), 21 hours ago | 189 comments | 55278 Views

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Do self-driving cars need a licensed driver?

If there's one priority for self-driving cars upon which everyone can agree, it's safety. Google and other manufacturers...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2016
Last comment by BD, 22 hours ago | 16 comments | 3030 Views

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City signals support for LinkedIn's colossal project

Perhaps the biggest and most complicated development on the horizon for Mountain View, LinkedIn's proposal for a new 10-building...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2015
Last comment by Eek, on Feb 7, 2016 at 9:12 pm | 22 comments | 4789 Views

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Pizza Studio at San Antonio Shopping Center closed

I was surprised by the notice on Pizza Studio saying they closed this location. What happened? It was always seemed like...

Original post made by NoPizzaToday:( on Jan. 28, 2016
Last comment by Matt, on Feb 7, 2016 at 6:06 pm | 27 comments | 2192 Views

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A city park that bans bikes and trees?

A tangle of restrictions and costs led many at Tuesday's City Council meeting to denounce plans for a new mini-park near...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2016
Last comment by Public BeneFAT, on Feb 6, 2016 at 8:04 pm | 21 comments | 3272 Views

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AAA offering free tows to those who drink during Super Bowl

Bay Area Super Bowl fans who choose to drink Sunday at the Super Bowl and at Super Bowl parties can get a free tow home through...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2016
Last comment by Stupid Bowl, on Feb 6, 2016 at 5:41 pm | 6 comments | 758 Views

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Expect lots of Bay Area eye candy shots in the SB tomorrow

I've seen the media crews around SF and the Peninsula for the past week or so, setting up pretty "artsy" shots, so keep an...

Original post made by Hard to be humble on Feb. 6, 2016
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House fire closes Easy Street

A residential structure fire in Mountain View has prompted a road closure this evening, according to police. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2016
Last comment by Sorry to hear it, on Feb 6, 2016 at 6:52 am | 1 comment | 1082 Views

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Berman leads in cash raised for Assembly bid

With the race to succeed Assemblyman Rich Gordon in Sacramento heating up, Palo Alto Councilman Marc Berman is leading the...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2016
Last comment by SRB, on Feb 5, 2016 at 10:19 am | 6 comments | 1216 Views

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Drought persists, despite state's big snowpack

Although the amount of rain and snow in California this year has reached higher levels than last year, the state's drought...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2016
Last comment by @Scott, on Feb 4, 2016 at 1:05 pm | 6 comments | 1142 Views

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Package thief suspect arrested

Mountain View police arrested a San Jose man Tuesday after an officer allegedly found several stolen packages inside his...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2016
Last comment by @@@AllYouCanEat, on Feb 3, 2016 at 5:38 pm | 10 comments | 2402 Views

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Sobrato floats plans for housing

Members of the city's Environmental Planning Commission took a first look at plans by the Sobrato Organization to build up...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2016
Last comment by Yes, Ellen was paid for, on Feb 2, 2016 at 9:57 am | 12 comments | 1671 Views

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Sobrato pitches North Bayshore housing project

Mountain View city planners are more than a year away from figuring out how to transform the North Bayshore tech hub into...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2016
Last comment by Frustrated, on Feb 1, 2016 at 2:02 pm | 25 comments | 4604 Views

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City to foot the bill for creek trail project

A project to extend the Permanente Creek Trail through Crittenden Middle School is moving forward on, as part of a larger...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2016
Last comment by parent, on Feb 1, 2016 at 10:30 am | 8 comments | 1945 Views

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MV approves ceding properties to Los Altos

To hear Stephen Friedman describe it, his neighborhood of Jardin Drive is like Mountain View's version of the Bermuda Triangle....

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2016
Last comment by Gary, on Jan 30, 2016 at 11:08 pm | 8 comments | 2789 Views

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Microsoft reveals plans to expand MV campus

Microsoft on Thursday unveiled plans to acquire and build a green-roofed office complex in the heart of North Bayshore, make...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2016
Last comment by OMV Resident, on Jan 30, 2016 at 10:24 pm | 20 comments | 5043 Views

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Computer Museum bids farewell to Babbage engine

The Mountain View Computer History Museum is saying goodbye to a unique exhibit, one that also might be its most priceless....

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2016
Last comment by Dennis Feick, on Jan 30, 2016 at 11:03 am | 3 comments | 1995 Views

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IS DMV slowing down self-driving cars?

Google, Tesla and a pack of other companies investing in autonomous car technology are certain to have circled Thursday,...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2016
Last comment by BD, on Jan 30, 2016 at 9:34 am | 13 comments | 4051 Views

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Concrete pour brings traffic delays to San Antonio

A large-scale concrete pour for the second phase of the San Antonio shopping center project is causing temporary road closures...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2016
Last comment by Axel, on Jan 30, 2016 at 8:58 am | 2 comments | 202 Views
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