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MOVIES

Review: 'Tammy'

By all rights, the new comedy "Tammy" would be the ultimate expression of Melissa McCarthy's comedy. Written by the film...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2014
Last comment by randy albin, on Jul 5, 2014 at 11:25 am | 1 comment | 7358 Views

AROUND TOWN

A guide to the Fourth

Those hankering for a hunk of watermelon, piping hot chili or a dazzling fireworks finale need wait no longer. The Peninsula...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2014
Last comment by PA Resident, on Jul 5, 2014 at 9:39 am | 6 comments | 3516 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foothill grad earns degree entirely online

A Berkeley-bound student who earned his associate's degree entirely online is among nearly 1,000 students who will graduate...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2014
Last comment by 15 years in Mountain View, on Jul 4, 2014 at 2:49 pm | 5 comments | 3611 Views

ELECTIONS

Council deadlocks on San Antonio housing needs

City Council members found themselves considering a change in course Tuesday after a group of residents called attention...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2014
Last comment by Fred Flintstone, on Jul 4, 2014 at 12:35 am | 1 comment | 376 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Renters pour out woes at housing event

In an event at the Adobe building Monday night, Mountain View residents spoke about their struggles to find housing and afford...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2014
Last comment by Dylan Carlson, on Jul 3, 2014 at 11:57 pm | 42 comments | 8439 Views

AROUND TOWN

DUI crack-down set for Fourth of July weekend

Santa Clara County's Avoid the 13 DUI Task Force and the California Highway Patrol announced plans to crack down on drunken...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2014
There are no comments yet. 2091 Views

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Armed man barricades himself in Mountain View apartment complex

The Mountain View Police Department's Hostage Negotiating Team is attempting to diffuse a tense situation currently unfolding...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2014
Last comment by LikeToWatch, on Jul 3, 2014 at 2:30 pm | 8 comments | 5333 Views

AROUND TOWN

When did everyone forget how to drive?

CVC 21800 (d) (1) The driver of any vehicle approaching an intersection which has official traffic control signals that are...

Original post made by Greg David on Jun. 30, 2014
Last comment by MVResident67, on Jul 3, 2014 at 9:21 am | 11 comments | 779 Views

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Inks might vote on San Antonio redevelopment

Mountain View's city attorney and the California Fair Political Practices Commission are busy hashing out whether council...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2014
Last comment by Sparty, on Jul 3, 2014 at 8:41 am | 35 comments | 4583 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police seek downtown bank robbery suspect

Police are asking the public to help identify a man suspected of robbing a Bank of America branch on Castro Street Tuesday. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2014
There are no comments yet. 2678 Views

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Woman arrested in assault on two Caltrain conductors

An unruly passenger was arrested in Mountain View after she physically assaulted two Caltrain conductors Saturday night,...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2014
Last comment by MVResident67, on Jul 2, 2014 at 9:57 am | 8 comments | 2802 Views

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Flash! Milk Pail settlement

Forwarding from Lenmy Siegel, at City Council meeting, minutes ago: "At the hearing just now (9:25 pm) Steve Rasmussen...

Original post made by Max Hauser on Jul. 1, 2014
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Jul 2, 2014 at 12:52 am | 4 comments | 416 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Re-imagining hot lunch

Most people don't have fond memories of school lunches, but the Mountain View Whisman School District is taking steps to...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2014
Last comment by Ellen Wheeler, on Jul 2, 2014 at 12:30 am | 6 comments | 2520 Views

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More downtown retail space to be lost to office

In a meeting Wednesday evening, the city's zoning administrator is set to approve an office developer's request to use a...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2014
Last comment by Garrett, on Jul 1, 2014 at 8:52 pm | 36 comments | 6627 Views

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Soccer camp aimed to help at-risk youth

While the top soccer teams duke it out in Brazil for the World Cup championship, hundreds of kids at Cooper Park in Mountain...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2014
Last comment by Katie Gomez, on Jul 1, 2014 at 10:35 am | 4 comments | 2100 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Waldorf School of the Peninsula Launches Full-day Kindergarten Program

Waldorf School of the Peninsula is pleased to announce expanded hours for its kindergarten program to include a full-day...

Original post made by Waldorf School of the Peninsula on Jul. 1, 2014
There are no comments yet. 191 Views

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Local Whole Foods markets implicated in pricing violations

A statewide investigation of pricing irregularities by Whole Foods Market, including at its Los Altos store, has resulted...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2014
Last comment by Law, on Jun 30, 2014 at 8:16 pm | 34 comments | 7581 Views

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10 'Occupy Google' protesters arrested

Ten protesters were arrested outside of Google's Mountain View headquarters Tuesday night as part of an "Occupy Google" protest...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2014
Last comment by MadamPresident, on Jun 30, 2014 at 3:23 pm | 11 comments | 5202 Views

AROUND TOWN

Progress in fight against forcing residents to Pay for Parking in front of their homes?

About two weeks ago, I wrote an article about plans the city has to force residents of the Old Mountain View neighborhood...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Jun. 30, 2014
There are no comments yet. 195 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Update: MV man in FBI custody after skipping court date in MyRedBook case

The FBI has located the Mountain View man one of the alleged proprietors of a sex listings website who missed his scheduled...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2014
Last comment by Tex, on Jun 29, 2014 at 5:39 pm | 4 comments | 4797 Views
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WUE makes out-of-state tuition more affordable
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 2 comments | 2,520 views

Local picks on 2015 Michelin Bib Gourmand list
By Elena Kadvany | 1 comment | 2,162 views

Ode to Brussels Sprout
By Laura Stec | 13 comments | 2,114 views

Go Giants! Next Stop: World Series!
By Chandrama Anderson | 1 comment | 1,640 views