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Bike to Work Day offers free bike sharing

Bay Area commuters without a bike can participate in this year's Bike to Work Day for free through an offer by Bay Area Bike...

Original post made on May. 1, 2016
Last comment by @GBI, 5 hours ago | 16 comments | 1295 Views

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Scaled-back bus lanes plan gets lukewarm response

It could be a bumpy ride ahead for transit officials' goal to bring dedicated bus lanes to El Camino Real, based on the reaction...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2016
Last comment by Vote NO, on May 5, 2016 at 8:51 am | 133 comments | 3839 Views

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Google Fiber project seeks City Council's OK

Could Google finally bring its acclaimed super-speed internet service to its hometown? After years of discussion, the company...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2016
Last comment by AppleCider, on May 4, 2016 at 4:02 pm | 36 comments | 3838 Views

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Bye-bye for BookBuyers in Mountain View

It was a somber event that Friday night as BookBuyers opened its doors to begin liquidating its inventory of more than 300,000...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2016
Last comment by Mark Spellman, on May 3, 2016 at 11:14 am | 4 comments | 2328 Views

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How a front yard turned into an elephant habitat

Some homeowners deck their yards with garden gnomes; others go for pink flamingos. Christina Yin and Michael Maung have all...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2016
Last comment by harvardmom, on May 1, 2016 at 6:39 am | 7 comments | 1802 Views

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Man arrested for package theft on Monroe Drive

A 37-year-old man allegedly found with stolen packages was arrested in Mountain View, near the border of Palo Alto, on Tuesday...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2016
Last comment by Resident, on Apr 28, 2016 at 4:48 pm | 1 comment | 1030 Views

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Council: build senior housing on downtown lot

Sensing a ripe opportunity to create more affordable housing downtown, Mountain View City Council members on Tuesday gave...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2016
Last comment by ivg, on Apr 28, 2016 at 7:35 am | 7 comments | 1888 Views

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Driver arrested in fatal El Monte crash

The driver involved in a Mountain View crash that killed a pedestrian will be facing criminal charges, according to the Santa...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2016
Last comment by @Hmmmmm, on Apr 26, 2016 at 4:12 pm | 52 comments | 1542 Views

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Lots of color, many bright smiles at weekend parade

Mountain View's annual Spring Family Parade brought out a crowd of costumed participants and celebrants last Saturday. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2016
Last comment by Thanks Organizers, on Apr 26, 2016 at 2:32 pm | 1 comment | 2496 Views

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Solar plane lands at Moffett after three-day Pacific crossing

A Swiss pilot successfully completed a three-day flight Saturday night from Hawaii to Moffitt Field in Santa Clara County...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2016
Last comment by Looking in the wrong place, on Apr 26, 2016 at 11:24 am | 2 comments | 1372 Views

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Woman hit by train in Palo Alto

A woman was struck by a train Friday afternoon near downtown Palo Alto, according to Caltrain officials. She is alive and...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2016
Last comment by Comments, on Apr 25, 2016 at 7:13 pm | 9 comments | 2238 Views

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Safety measures planned for Page Mill interchange

A permanent fix to the hazardous Page Mill Road/Interstate 280 interchange could be a decade away, but transportation officials...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2016
Last comment by Resident, on Apr 25, 2016 at 11:33 am | 1 comment | 959 Views

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Hacker Dojo announces plans to leave Mountain View

Just weeks from the expiration of its current lease, Hacker Dojo has found a new home for its scrappy club of coders and...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2016
Last comment by TonyS, on Apr 25, 2016 at 8:51 am | 5 comments | 4575 Views

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Fleeing driver crashes car into creek

A 25-year-old driver crashed through a fence and flipped her car into a creek early Thursday morning after multiple attempts...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2016
Last comment by Crohit, on Apr 22, 2016 at 2:25 pm | 7 comments | 2148 Views

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MVPD launches cybercrime unit

Cybercrime has become in an increasing problem in Mountain View. More and more, criminals are turning to digital devices...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2016
Last comment by Dave, on Apr 20, 2016 at 5:10 pm | 4 comments | 1878 Views

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McAlister seeks another spin on council

John McAlister likes to harken back to how things were 50 years ago -- a time when orchards still dotted the roadside, Highway...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2016
Last comment by Gary, on Apr 20, 2016 at 11:29 am | 16 comments | 2249 Views

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Council OKs 33 new row houses

Mountain View City Council members agreed Tuesday night to allow a new 33-unit row house development, increasing the housing...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2016
Last comment by Lol, on Apr 19, 2016 at 5:11 pm | 31 comments | 4880 Views

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Google tweaks plans for new campus

Google is changing course on its ambitious vision to create a new showpiece campus on its Charleston East property in Mountain...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2016
Last comment by MV Parent, on Apr 18, 2016 at 5:33 pm | 2 comments | 5525 Views

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Los Altos man arrested in fatal El Monte crash

The driver involved in a Mountain View crash last year that killed a pedestrian will be facing criminal charges, according...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2016
Last comment by So sad, on Apr 18, 2016 at 5:13 pm | 32 comments | 3958 Views

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BookBuyers bids goodbye to Mountain View

Castro Street's plucky used bookstore, BookBuyers, may have a future -- but it won't be in Mountain View. Unable to find...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2016
Last comment by Bill Hough, on Apr 17, 2016 at 10:34 am | 19 comments | 7241 Views
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Abruzzo for Work, Amelia for Family, Rome for Love
By Laura Stec | 5 comments | 1,787 views