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Suicide stuns engineering community

Frank Bauregger had a Ph.D. from Stanford, owned a Ford Mustang that could cover the quarter mile in 11 seconds, and was...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2008
Last comment by Kenneth Richardson, on May 15, 2013 at 7:23 pm | 6 comments | 3754 Views


A Vick dog goes on to share the love

One year ago, Leo was destined for the cruel life of a fighting dog under soon-to-be-disgraced Falcons quarterback Michael...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2008
Last comment by Huh?, on Feb 19, 2011 at 10:32 am | 6 comments | 3811 Views


Slow train for bicyclists

Is there any doubt as to the effectiveness of high gas prices when it comes to luring commuters to public transportation?...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2008
Last comment by SheCyclist, on Jun 27, 2008 at 10:38 pm | 6 comments | 3200 Views


Parking for Art & Wine festival dismal

Just got back from trying to get to your art and wine festival. The streets around downtown were so clogged up with cars...

Original post made by PA Resident on Sep. 7, 2008
Last comment by whatever, on Sep 9, 2008 at 3:04 pm | 6 comments | 2607 Views


Mountain View High student wins Google open source contest

As the winners of Google's open source contest, 10 high school students and their parents were flown to the company's Mountain...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2008
Last comment by Dave, on Sep 9, 2008 at 9:27 pm | 6 comments | 7657 Views


Think locally, vote nationally

Last weekend at the Art & Wine Festival, while most people were enjoying themselves, two men were seen to get into a screaming...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2008
Last comment by Al Bundy, on Sep 13, 2008 at 5:08 pm | 6 comments | 2887 Views


Nine candidates, four open seats in council race

On Nov. 4, Mountain View voters will decide who among nine candidates will take four open seats on the seven-member City...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2008
Last comment by Smart Growther, on Oct 15, 2008 at 7:29 pm | 6 comments | 2766 Views


Possible housing deal for cops and firefighters

In order to better respond to emergencies and deepen connections with the community, the city may soon be using a homebuyer...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2008
Last comment by workingman, on Nov 5, 2008 at 8:23 am | 6 comments | 2969 Views


By a clear margin: Macias, Means, Kasperzak and Inks

City staff will take orders from some familiar faces in January after the four open seats in the City Council race were taken...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2008
Last comment by James P., on Nov 10, 2008 at 10:22 pm | 6 comments | 3362 Views


Military kids alter district's plans

Now that many families with young children have moved into the 190 units of military housing at Moffett Field, their presence...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2008
Last comment by Ned, on Dec 16, 2008 at 9:19 am | 6 comments | 2938 Views


The power of sexy

Some local environmentalists are deploying a new weapon in the fight against global warming: the female figure. Read the...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2008
Last comment by Rhonda H., on Dec 10, 2008 at 9:40 pm | 6 comments | 3813 Views


Cuesta Annex master plan approved

As the City Council approved a master plan for the 12-acre Cuesta Annex on Tuesday, a city history museum had its place in...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2008
Last comment by smart growther, on Dec 20, 2008 at 4:15 pm | 6 comments | 2998 Views


19-year-old killed by train near downtown station

A young woman killed by a train Wednesday evening on the tracks north of Castro Street has been identified as Allison Marie...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2009
Last comment by Rachel, on Feb 3, 2009 at 9:49 am | 6 comments | 2632 Views


San Antonio Center owners propose redevelopment

The City Council approved three major gatekeeper requests Tuesday, one of which could lead to a massive revamp of San Antonio...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2009
Last comment by Steve, on Feb 4, 2009 at 7:29 pm | 6 comments | 2520 Views


MVLA explores green bond

The Mountain View-Los Altos High School District may sponsor a bond measure next year to raise money to make its campuses...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2009
Last comment by Parent, on Mar 11, 2009 at 1:07 pm | 6 comments | 2578 Views


Officials: 25 pinched in Rengstorff Park cleanup

Police arrested 25 people in Rengstorff Park for gambling and drinking last year, city officials say, in efforts to rid the...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2009
Last comment by Enough!, on Mar 20, 2009 at 6:28 pm | 6 comments | 2523 Views


Rising sea level gets city's attention

The city of Mountain View's Planning Department is taking seriously a projected rise in the water level of the San Francisco...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2009
Last comment by Jeff, on Mar 30, 2009 at 6:23 pm | 6 comments | 2765 Views


Mountain View sculpture may cross the border

A sculpture by artist Charles Ginnever currently located at Mayfield Mall site in Mountain View could be shifted to Palo...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2009
Last comment by rr, on Apr 2, 2009 at 5:52 pm | 6 comments | 2898 Views


A bad year for goal-setting

For the first time in years, the Mountain View City Council will not have an ambitious set of goals for the year, a direction...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by eric, on Apr 8, 2009 at 12:37 pm | 6 comments | 2856 Views


Would-be burglars caught red-handed

Police say an attempt by two men to steal electronics from a Mountain View business went nowhere fast after officers caught...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2009
Last comment by S.Combs, on Apr 9, 2009 at 8:50 am | 6 comments | 2024 Views
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