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AROUND TOWN

UPDATE: No gunman found after 2.5-hour search

After an "exhaustive search" police have stopped looking for a man with a rifle reportedly seen near the intersection of...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2012
Last comment by gloria, on Jan 24, 2012 at 8:01 pm | 11 comments | 1653 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVHS debuts new pool with a splash

The local high school district marked the completion of a major Measure A-funded construction project on Tuesday morning...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2012
Last comment by another father, on Feb 10, 2012 at 11:05 pm | 11 comments | 1352 Views

OTHER ISSUES

CSA offers free home repairs for low-income households

Free home repairs are available to low income Mountain View residents under a new city funded program from the Community...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2012
Last comment by tommygee54, on Feb 8, 2012 at 6:35 pm | 11 comments | 1406 Views

AROUND TOWN

Restaurant burglar takes $360 in steaks

Four slabs of filet mignon and $80 in cash were stolen from Le Petit Bistro by a burglar with an an epicurean bent, sometime...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2012
Last comment by GotoCamera, on Apr 1, 2012 at 1:08 am | 11 comments | 1256 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man attempts to steal bag of dog droppings

In a bizarre attempted robbery, an unknown man tried -- and failed -- to snatch a bag of dog droppings from a woman's hand...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2012
Last comment by pogo, on Apr 18, 2012 at 4:56 pm | 11 comments | 1081 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Utilities rates may increase

City Council members were shocked to learn Tuesday that for the city government, saving water doesn't pay. Read the full...

Original post made on May. 2, 2012
Last comment by Frankie, on Jun 8, 2012 at 12:21 pm | 11 comments | 1832 Views

AROUND TOWN

Unarmed man robs Rotten Robbie station

An unarmed man made off with a handful of cash Wednesday evening after robbing a local gas station, police said. Read...

Original post made on May. 17, 2012
Last comment by Kcajsnikrep@yahoo.com, on May 18, 2012 at 3:52 pm | 11 comments | 1150 Views

AROUND TOWN

What's next for Moffett Field?

There's a way to maintain Moffett as a lightly used airfield, and NASA should have pursued it before engaging the GSA, says...

Original post made on May. 18, 2012
Last comment by James, on May 22, 2012 at 7:00 pm | 11 comments | 1687 Views

ELECTIONS

'They had the wrong guy'

The Santa Clara County District Attorney's office has dropped some of the charges initially filed against a Sunnyvale man...

Original post made on May. 24, 2012
Last comment by Yeah Yeah Yeah, on Sep 25, 2012 at 8:38 am | 11 comments | 1815 Views

AROUND TOWN

Steins beer garden appeal goes to council Tuesday

Opponents of a proposed downtown restaurant and beer garden may have plenty of frustration directed at them in Tuesday's...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2012
Last comment by Garrett, on Jul 3, 2012 at 12:46 pm | 11 comments | 1688 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rotten Robbie robbed

The convenience store attached to the Rotten Robbie, located at 310 N. Whisman Road, was robbed on Friday, police said. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2012
Last comment by gc, on Jul 8, 2012 at 6:43 pm | 11 comments | 1318 Views

RESTAURANTS

Steins Beer Garden OK'd by City Council

Elation filled the City Council chambers Tuesday evening when the council approved a German-themed restaurant and beer garden...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2012
Last comment by haoleboy, on Jul 13, 2012 at 9:21 am | 11 comments | 1883 Views

AROUND TOWN

Landlord doubles rent, forces gym out of downtown

It's like the dot-com boom all over again. Facing a huge rent increase, Custom Fitness has been forced from its longtime...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2012
Last comment by Old Ben, on Jul 11, 2012 at 7:12 am | 11 comments | 1231 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Tensions high in PG&E pipeline meeting

Residents had heated exchanges with PG&E officials at a meeting Tuesday evening at San Lucas Way over plans to strip their...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2012
Last comment by Eileen, on Oct 5, 2012 at 8:12 pm | 11 comments | 1985 Views

AROUND TOWN

City launches "Ask Mountain View" app for Android

Whether reporting a dead streetlight, a nasty pothole or vandalism in a park, the city has a new way for residents to communicate...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2012
Last comment by Lt. Chris Hsiung (MVPD), on Nov 3, 2012 at 9:41 am | 11 comments | 1231 Views

AROUND TOWN

City's bike friendly ways win silver

Mountain View is standing out from most Bay Area cities when it comes to bike-friendliness, according to the the League of...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2012
Last comment by Oh My No, on Oct 26, 2012 at 3:02 pm | 11 comments | 1100 Views

AROUND TOWN

Drug deal turns to robbery

A local teenager was arrested after allegedly holding a group of 20-year-olds at gunpoint and robbing them of $600 cash and...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2012
Last comment by Phantom, on Nov 4, 2012 at 8:24 am | 11 comments | 924 Views

AROUND TOWN

City blames contractors for janitor job losses

After janitors protested job losses and pay cuts Thursday, city officials shifted the blame for the cuts onto the city's...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2012
Last comment by Gustavo , on Nov 28, 2012 at 9:04 am | 11 comments | 2989 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council compromises on housing fees

Facing an unprecedented demand for more affordable housing in Mountain View, City Council members voted Tuesday to increase...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2012
Last comment by Scott Lamb, on Dec 17, 2012 at 12:36 pm | 11 comments | 1367 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Should district have say when kids start school?

The father of a young girl is taking issue with the Mountain View Whisman School District over whether he can delay his daughter's...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2013
Last comment by Jenny, on Feb 4, 2013 at 2:36 pm | 11 comments | 1335 Views
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