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OTHER ISSUES

Binkley guilty on all counts

A West Point graduate and war veteran was found guilty on all counts Tuesday of robbing pain pills from a local pharmacist...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2009
Last comment by Vet's Daughter, on Jan 7, 2009 at 9:13 pm | 4 comments | 2103 Views

RESTAURANTS

Linda's Parisian Burger is Back

Heads up to long-time MVers who remember and new-time MVers who may have only heard or read about them - one of our city's...

Original post made by Nick on Jan. 12, 2009
Last comment by James, on Sep 15, 2010 at 1:02 pm | 4 comments | 5616 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Sparks fly in Binkley trial

In the county courthouse Monday morning, prosecutor Deborah Medved was accused of withholding findings that may have kept...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2009
Last comment by thomas medeiros, on Feb 23, 2009 at 9:42 pm | 4 comments | 2357 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Water wars

The city released its annual water confidence report on July 5, saying the city's tap water meets EPA standards and is safe...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2009
Last comment by Honey Margoles, on Feb 3, 2009 at 10:44 am | 4 comments | 4173 Views

SPORTS

The need for Kleenspeed

A company called Kleenspeed Technologies has quietly established itself in a large building at Moffett Field, operating with...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2009
Last comment by Alice Hooper, on Feb 13, 2009 at 11:06 am | 4 comments | 2766 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Students offer their dreams for Obama

The world was watching as America swore in its first African American president, and Castro Elementary School was no exception. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2009
Last comment by Eduardo, on Jan 26, 2009 at 9:26 am | 4 comments | 2268 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools warn of looming job cuts

Administrators of both Mountain View school districts say that under Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's most recent budget proposal,...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2009
Last comment by J.Cooper, on Jan 31, 2009 at 9:28 am | 4 comments | 1976 Views

OTHER ISSUES

EDITORIAL: Paper, plastic or neither

The odds that bags will no longer be handed out free to retail customers in Mountain View have gone up a bit, although a...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2009
Last comment by Lauren, on Feb 24, 2009 at 9:39 pm | 4 comments | 2046 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Owner seeks a buyer for 291 Evandale

Facing a long list of code violations, a souring housing market and irritated neighbors, the owner of 291 Evandale Ave. is...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2009
Last comment by MR. LEFTY, on Feb 25, 2009 at 6:52 pm | 4 comments | 2107 Views

OTHER ISSUES

High speed flail

High hopes for a downtown high speed rail stop may have come and gone in a flash during Tuesday's council meeting. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2009
Last comment by Douglas, on Mar 1, 2009 at 1:23 am | 4 comments | 1824 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Economy creates big setback for BART to SJ

New analysis of projected sales tax revenues shows that bringing BART to San Jose will be delayed a number of years, even...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2009
Last comment by Vijay Kumar, on Mar 3, 2009 at 5:04 pm | 4 comments | 1923 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mayor Abe-Koga named 'woman of the year'

Mayor Margaret Abe-Koga was paid a surprise visit last week by state Assembly member Paul Fong, who honored her as "woman...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2009
Last comment by USA, on Mar 13, 2009 at 10:16 am | 4 comments | 1720 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google exec plans 6,000-square-foot home

Try Googling Google co-founder Larry Page and you won't find out much -- certainly not about what he's got in mind for his...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2009
Last comment by kanan krishnan, on Mar 28, 2009 at 11:21 pm | 4 comments | 1636 Views

AROUND TOWN

Affordable housing proposal worries downtown neighbors

With the help of a team of eight mediators, the city took extra care last week to listen to the concerns of 19 neighbors...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2009
Last comment by Vivian Wang, on Aug 19, 2009 at 1:16 pm | 4 comments | 1815 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Report says schools out of room by 2012

Mountain View's elementary and middle school campuses are quickly filling up and will reach full capacity by 2012, experts...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by William Joseph, on Apr 8, 2009 at 1:26 am | 4 comments | 1794 Views

AROUND TOWN

Freeway express-lane project speeds ahead

Under a plan for State Highway 85 and U.S. Highway 101, carpool lanes will be converted into express toll lanes, allowing...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2009
Last comment by Rodger, on Apr 15, 2009 at 7:46 pm | 4 comments | 1654 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Auto burglars find apartments to be good hunting grounds

Auto burglaries are "absolutely" on the rise in Mountain View, police say, especially in the garages of apartment complexes....

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2009
Last comment by Sean, on Apr 15, 2009 at 11:06 am | 4 comments | 1785 Views

AROUND TOWN

Battle of the burgers

There were other Mountain View drive-ins that people remember, such as Spiveys, which had the Cadillac burger, and Johnny...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2009
Last comment by Rat Burgers, on May 2, 2009 at 3:45 pm | 4 comments | 2075 Views

AROUND TOWN

National legal group targets Worker Center

Escuela Avenue residents have called in a legal group from Washington, D.C. to "protect" their neighborhood from a proposed...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2009
Last comment by Garrett, on Apr 20, 2009 at 12:50 pm | 4 comments | 1650 Views

AROUND TOWN

Balancing the budget will take sacrifices

We're not sure if other managers and rank-and-file city employees will voluntarily join Kevin Duggan in giving up his cost-of-living...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2009
Last comment by oldschgrl, on Apr 24, 2009 at 10:09 am | 4 comments | 1565 Views
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