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AROUND TOWN

Council interested in property swap for office project

Last week the City Council gave city staff the green light to begin negotiating a city property swap that will allow a developer...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2012
Last comment by Mr. Nice, on Mar 10, 2012 at 3:57 pm | 10 comments | 2361 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bluetooth headsets stolen from Sprint store

A box of Bluetooth headsets were stolen from a Mountain View Sprint store just after 6 a.m. on March 8, police said. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1933 Views

AROUND TOWN

Survey says parcel tax would fail

Voters would not pass a parcel tax to replace Mountain View's lost affordable housing revenues, according to a new survey...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2012
Last comment by AAA, on Mar 10, 2012 at 10:15 am | 12 comments | 1960 Views

MOVIES

Review: 'John Carter'

In dire need of a cinematic sugar rush? Look no farther than Disney's blockbuster offering "John Carter," a fantasy extravaganza...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2012
Last comment by paulie, on Mar 9, 2012 at 8:27 pm | 1 comment | 3839 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

About face

The local high school district has decided not to relocate students from Terra Bella -- a county-run "community school" for...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2012
Last comment by $1M home loan for county supe, on Mar 9, 2012 at 5:21 pm | 16 comments | 3100 Views

AROUND TOWN

Wednesday, March 7

[http://www.theatreworks.org/shows/1112-season/nowcircathen ==B Theater:== 'Now Circa Then'] TheatreWorks' new comedy play,...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Mar 8, 2012 at 12:41 pm | 1 comment | 1662 Views

AROUND TOWN

Free tax help today at MV library

Free bilingual assistance with filing taxes is available today, March 7, from 2-7 p.m. at the Mountain View Library, 585...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2217 Views

AROUND TOWN

Armed robbers take jewelry from shop

Two men robbed a Mountain View jewelry store at gunpoint in the morning, Feb. 28, police said. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2012
Last comment by Spare the rod, spoil the child, on Mar 7, 2012 at 7:43 pm | 20 comments | 2526 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council balks at $100,000 shuttle study

Would Mountain View residents really use a city-run shuttle service? On Tuesday evening, Mountain View City Council members...

Original post made on Feb. 29, 2012
Last comment by gcoladon, on Mar 7, 2012 at 5:23 pm | 13 comments | 1008 Views

AROUND TOWN

Feature story: A romance in black and white

Eighty-year-old Henry Ford sat in the dining room of his Palo Alto home and recalled the day he met Rochelle, his wife of...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2012
Last comment by allheritage, on Mar 7, 2012 at 2:11 pm | 10 comments | 2557 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Arrillaga plan could give TheatreWorks a permanent home

In its roughly four decades on the Peninsula, TheatreWorks has piled up raving reviews and theater awards, but one prize...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2012
Last comment by Liz, on Mar 6, 2012 at 3:41 pm | 2 comments | 2476 Views

AROUND TOWN

One household's eye-opening energy audit

A pair of detectives went to work in a Mountain View home this week, probing for the secrets behind its energy bill. The...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2012
Last comment by Dear Jack,, on Mar 6, 2012 at 1:22 pm | 7 comments | 24018 Views

OTHER ISSUES

New grocer seeks city's help

Anne Origel, co-owner of Ava's Downtown Market and Deli, asked the City Council on Tuesday for some financial help as the...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2012
Last comment by JUST THINK ABOUT IT, on Mar 6, 2012 at 12:54 pm | 44 comments | 6572 Views

BOOKS

Earthquake, 4.0, rattles Bay Area Monday morning

A 4.0 magnitude earthquake centered in the East Bay shook the Bay Area early this morning, followed by a second magnitude...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2012
Last comment by Ross Finlayson, on Mar 6, 2012 at 1:41 am | 3 comments | 4255 Views

AROUND TOWN

Taqueria La Bamba burglarized

Around $3,500 to $4,000 was stolen from Taqueria La Bamba in a burglary in the early hours of Feb. 28, police said. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2012
Last comment by Observer, on Mar 5, 2012 at 2:52 pm | 19 comments | 3720 Views

OTHER ISSUES

What will happen to N. Bayshore?

With the stroke of a pen, the City Council can create the opportunity to build a new downtown just north of Hwy. 101 to serve...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2012
Last comment by Chris Conroy, on Mar 5, 2012 at 8:47 am | 1 comment | 2183 Views

BOOKS

Classes help parents help their kids

There are many ideas for ways to close the gap in achievement that exists between students from poor families and their better-off...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2012
Last comment by Aisha, on Mar 5, 2012 at 4:46 am | 1 comment | 4387 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Donate Used Musical Instruments

Is your child’s old cello sitting in the corner, unused? Have your son outgrown your guitar? Is your daughter’s recorder...

Original post made by Ryan Young on Mar. 4, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2433 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man killed on train tracks Feb. 23 is identified

A man who was fatally struck by a train in Palo Alto on Feb. 23 has been identified as Wentao He, 23, of Mountain View, the...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2012
Last comment by MeNewsman, on Mar 4, 2012 at 10:41 am | 1 comment | 2126 Views

OTHER ISSUES

The end of the drive-thru on El Camino?

Citing human health, climate change and neighbor concerns, the City Council took aim at the uniquely American creation known...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2012
Last comment by Ian, on Mar 4, 2012 at 7:12 am | 70 comments | 25670 Views
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