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Chief works to revive PAL boxing league

Police Chief Scott Vermeer is hoping to revive a city tradition from the 1970s — a youth boxing program sponsored by...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2007
Last comment by Don Frances, on Nov 27, 2007 at 1:10 pm | 2 comments | 7952 Views


A place to catch some air

After five years of delay, the city is quickly rolling towards putting in a bike park at Shoreline that could become a destination...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2007
Last comment by Steve Dodge, on Dec 27, 2007 at 2:36 am | 2 comments | 5857 Views


Soap Box Derby racers zoom down Dana

In a test of skill Sunday, kids ages 8 to 17 reached speeds of up to 24 miles per hour as they barreled down the overpass...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2008
Last comment by neighbor, on Jun 9, 2008 at 5:21 pm | 2 comments | 4837 Views


Leagues abuzz over field fee

As it faces a $6 million budget deficit, Mountain View may soon start charging local sports leagues a fee for the use of...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2009
Last comment by o rule, on Feb 15, 2009 at 11:05 pm | 2 comments | 3601 Views


Peanut butter recall hits local schools

Two Mountain View schools will no longer be selling peanut butter cookies or dough after a recall of these products, which...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2009
Last comment by melissa, on Feb 10, 2009 at 12:47 pm | 2 comments | 3715 Views


Run, learn and help Zimbabwe

It's been a fruitful decade for Ellen Clark's Sustainable Living Foundation, which puts on the now-famous Zimbabwe Run. But...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2009
Last comment by Randall Flagg, on Mar 22, 2009 at 7:01 pm | 2 comments | 3963 Views


Spartan runners take rare state title

The Mountain View High School boys cross country team has brought home a state championship title — the first such...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2009
Last comment by dennis morton, on Dec 14, 2009 at 1:54 pm | 2 comments | 5031 Views


City winning bird feces fight

The city has experimented with remote control boats and fake alligator heads to deter Canada geese and American coots at...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2010
Last comment by Carl T, on Jul 8, 2010 at 12:24 pm | 2 comments | 4138 Views


The penitent pugilist

Isaac Herrera got his academic career back on track through the Mountain View Police Activities League's boxing program,...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2010
Last comment by Charlene Viera, on Oct 21, 2010 at 8:39 am | 2 comments | 9067 Views


Sticky budget scenario for MV Whisman

With little hope for more support from Sacramento, state educators at all levels of instruction are again planning for a...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2010
Last comment by Reluctant Realist, on Nov 22, 2010 at 10:15 am | 2 comments | 4156 Views


Synthetic beats real in turf debate

The sentiment was all but unanimous in Tuesday's City Council study session that three city ball fields should use artificial...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2011
Last comment by Howard Higley, on Oct 18, 2011 at 12:38 pm | 2 comments | 2935 Views


MVLA Monsoon Blue U12 Girls Soccer Tryouts 2/4

If you are a serious, skilled soccer player born between August 1, 1999 and July 31, 2000 and are looking to play on a national...

Original post made by A. Petrella on Jan. 31, 2012
Last comment by Hanolo llo, on Apr 25, 2012 at 3:30 pm | 2 comments | 5875 Views


A long road to Olympic gold, says water polo coach

Mountain View native, Adam Krikorian, led the U.S. women's team to its first-ever Olympic gold, overcoming a lot of adversity...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2012
Last comment by Judy and Jerry and Kristen, on Aug 21, 2012 at 6:45 am | 2 comments | 3603 Views


You go, girls!

The Mountain View Los Altos Girls Softball teams qualified to play at the Western Nationals this month, for the very first...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2013
Last comment by Softball lover, on Aug 8, 2013 at 9:40 am | 2 comments | 5233 Views


Rugby scholarships available

The local youth rugby season is about to start, and there are still scholarships available to cover registration fees, according...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2014
Last comment by Paul Lynch , on Jan 9, 2014 at 4:52 pm | 2 comments | 6998 Views


Softball team back in the swing of things

The girls softball team is back at Crittenden Middle School after a 12-year hiatus, and it didn't take long for the team...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2014
Last comment by Mr. Ochoa, on Oct 9, 2014 at 6:51 pm | 2 comments | 3986 Views


MV cheerleading team wins national contest

The Mountain View City Council will be recognizing the Mountain View Marauders Jr. Pee Wee Cheerleaders for their national...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2015
Last comment by Bravo, on Mar 21, 2015 at 4:26 pm | 2 comments | 6993 Views


A whole new ballgame for Mountain View

Residents celebrated on Saturday as Mountain View unveiled a brand new sports facility designed to give everyone a little...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2015
Last comment by Can't do it, on Nov 23, 2015 at 1:41 pm | 2 comments | 2440 Views


It's a real kick

Mountain View's Black Rebels scored a 2-1 win over the Outlaws in the AYSO area 2A end-of-season tournament on Dec. 6. Pictured,...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2015
Last comment by Sports?, on Dec 14, 2015 at 4:19 pm | 2 comments | 1856 Views


Manager of Senior Complex forget Seniors have rights

Having recently moved into an apartment house for persons at least 62 of age or disabled We are having to do quite a bit...

Original post made by Pdudley on Jun. 6, 2007
Last comment by Daniel DeBolt, on Jun 13, 2007 at 2:09 pm | 2 comments | 5456 Views
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Local restaurants snag Michelin Bib Gourmand status
By Elena Kadvany | 4 comments | 6,363 views

Response to Arguments Against Measure B
By Steve Levy | 15 comments | 1,042 views

Garden Zucchini Pancakes with Umami Tomato Meets Woodside Elementary
By Laura Stec | 1 comment | 765 views