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Plan for Grant Road project pits MV vs. LA

The controversy over developing the former Grant Road farm is long subsided. But now, Los Altos leaders are raising concerns...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2009
Last comment by Martha, on Apr 24, 2009 at 12:43 pm | 22 comments | 2757 Views


Gov hopeful Campbell: State needs gas tax

Republican gubernatorial hopeful Tom Campbell on Thursday called for budget cuts and a temporary gas tax to close California's...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2009
Last comment by USA, on Jul 15, 2009 at 11:32 am | 22 comments | 3473 Views


City considers bold new transit system

Someday in Mountain View's not-too-distant future, driverless electric vehicles could whisk passengers between the downtown...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2009
Last comment by James Anderson Merritt, on Oct 2, 2009 at 4:10 pm | 22 comments | 14079 Views


New developer to take on Mayfield

After six years of planning, and almost a year without a developer, the 450-home project at the former Mayfield Mall officially...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2009
Last comment by Joe Segretti, on Jan 21, 2010 at 9:20 pm | 22 comments | 2476 Views


Armed robbers hit another Mountain View store

A 7-Eleven on California Street is the latest target in a recent string of robberies in Mountain View that police suspect...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2010
Last comment by Parent, on Jan 31, 2010 at 9:47 pm | 22 comments | 1534 Views


City runs low-key campaign for Google fiber

The mayor of Duluth jumped into a freezing lake. Topeka renamed itself "Google, Kansas." Across the country, cities are hoping...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2010
Last comment by Wavering Dem, on Mar 23, 2010 at 9:28 pm | 22 comments | 2648 Views


Mtn. View man killed in single-vehicle crash

Mountain View resident Kyle Simpson, 21, has been identified as the victim of a fatal rollover crash on Interstate Highway...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2010
Last comment by God's friend, on Apr 4, 2010 at 5:46 pm | 22 comments | 3381 Views


Landels on state list of distinguished schools

Edith Landels Elementary School in Mountain View has earned a spot among the top public schools in California and is set...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2010
Last comment by James, on Apr 26, 2010 at 2:40 pm | 22 comments | 2603 Views


Pot club to stay open at least a few more days

The operator of Mountain View's only marijuana dispensary was elated Wednesday about a judge's reluctance to immediately...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2010
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Jun 9, 2010 at 11:32 am | 22 comments | 1589 Views


Pot club operator says he will run for council

He may have lost a battle to sell medical marijuana in Mountain View, but Matt Lucero says he's been inspired to run for...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2010
Last comment by PeaceLove, on Jul 16, 2010 at 4:13 pm | 22 comments | 2461 Views


Pear parcel could prevent path plans

Former City Council member Matt Pear is not a fan of a proposal to create a pedestrian path along the length of the Hetch...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2010
Last comment by Curious, on Apr 13, 2013 at 10:47 pm | 22 comments | 2869 Views


Endorsements? I'll pass, some candidates say

As the three incumbents for City Council rake in endorsements from community leaders and groups like the Sierra Club and...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2010
Last comment by Ann Schneider, on Oct 25, 2010 at 1:41 pm | 22 comments | 2472 Views


Ben DeBolt left wide legacy

Mountain View community leader and educator Ralph Benjamin DeBolt is well remembered by former Mountain View schoolchildren...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2010
Last comment by carl martineau, on Oct 26, 2013 at 9:18 pm | 22 comments | 3885 Views


Church neighbors appeal cell tower decision

The City Council will soon weigh in on a controversy involving a cell tower approved for the top of First Presbyterian Church,...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2010
Last comment by mugzy, on Apr 17, 2011 at 9:49 pm | 22 comments | 2831 Views


Mob attacks two men with bats, chains

A group of at least 15, wielding bats, chains and metal rods, attacked two men Sunday afternoon as they were walking in the...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2010
Last comment by Seasoned, on Dec 9, 2010 at 4:11 pm | 22 comments | 2606 Views


Two-alarm fire damages Dittmer's

A two-alarm blaze significantly damaged a butcher shop and shut down a neighboring sushi restaurant in Mountain View early...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2011
Last comment by Sean, on Mar 7, 2011 at 6:06 pm | 22 comments | 3520 Views


Los Altos rejects flood basin

In an unexpected move, on Monday night Los Altos School board members rejected plans to construct a flood basin at Blach...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2011
Last comment by Political Insider, on Jan 29, 2011 at 9:07 pm | 22 comments | 3428 Views


Off the hook: Police halt automatic towing for unlicensed drivers

As it reviews case law on the matter, the Mountain View Police Department has implemented a moratorium on the automatic towing...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2011
Last comment by Sly, on Mar 1, 2011 at 10:15 pm | 22 comments | 2476 Views


Day Worker Center holds open house Monday

The Mountain View Day Workers Center is holding an open house Monday, March 21. Read the full story here

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2011
Last comment by Ned, on Mar 23, 2011 at 6:36 pm | 22 comments | 1832 Views


Road rage attack under investigation

A case of severe road rage was reported Monday, May 16, after a man allegedly ran another driver off Grant Road, then punched...

Original post made on May. 18, 2011
Last comment by gEORGE, on May 20, 2011 at 12:51 pm | 22 comments | 1953 Views
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