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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Burgers, fries and civics

The Los Altos City Council intends to make a real-life civics lesson out of a dispute between Los Altos High School and a...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2007
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Nov 14, 2007 at 7:59 am | 1 comment | 3669 Views

OTHER ISSUES

awful experience with A Minute Man shoe repair

I had an awful experience with A Minute Man. I went in to have one of my hiking boot soles glued because it was coming off....

Original post made by Mike K. on May. 12, 2008
Last comment by Soleman, on May 13, 2008 at 11:08 am | 2 comments | 3668 Views

AROUND TOWN

City fires IT contractor

The council decided unanimously Tuesday to create a 13-person, in-house information technology department to replace a costly...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2007
Last comment by MtnView Citizen, on Dec 3, 2007 at 3:27 pm | 1 comment | 3667 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A window on gang life

The <I>Voice</I></B> received an unexpected visit last week from a Mountain View Norteno who says he is trying to clean up...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2008
Last comment by Concerned, on Mar 11, 2011 at 2:32 pm | 7 comments | 3667 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Expo offers glimpse at future of transportation

A local company imagines a day when computer-controlled electric vehicles will become the default mode of public transportation,...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2009
Last comment by Dickster, on Sep 18, 2009 at 10:46 pm | 10 comments | 3662 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fighting the law with free foie gras

Animal rights activists are up in arms over a local chef's decision to continue serving foie gras despite a new state law...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2012
Last comment by Bob Huenemann, on Jul 28, 2012 at 5:18 pm | 36 comments | 3662 Views

AROUND TOWN

City delays decision on WhatsApp building

On June 25, Zoning Administrator Gerry Beaudin delayed approval of an office developer's controversial request to allow Facebook-owned...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2014
Last comment by Wanting a Better City, on Jul 5, 2014 at 11:39 pm | 1 comment | 3662 Views

AROUND TOWN

'One person or one village at a time'

How much does it cost to build a school for 85 children in Nepal, including five classrooms and dormitory rooms for the four...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2007
Last comment by N. Ackerman, on Sep 16, 2007 at 9:16 pm | 1 comment | 3660 Views

OTHER ISSUES

VeriSign 3Q07 Update

Nov 1 VeriSign announced its 3Q07 financials and report. This updates some of the info in the HeyTech article for Nov 2nd....

Original post made by amhey on Nov. 1, 2007
There are no comments yet. 3659 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Menlo Park proposal would restrict lawn size

A political battle is brewing in Menlo Park between environmentalists and property rights advocates over residents' lawns,...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2010
Last comment by Ben, on Feb 11, 2010 at 8:20 am | 11 comments | 3657 Views

OTHER ISSUES

NASA bends rules for Google

The idea that Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin could hide their private Boeing 767 jumbo jet at Moffett Field with...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2007
Last comment by Jennifer, on Sep 21, 2007 at 11:11 am | 1 comment | 3655 Views

MOVIES

Review: 'Biutiful'

You know the old joke. Someone has hit what feels like rock bottom and asks, "How could things possibly be any worse?" Cue...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2011
Last comment by The Eye, on Jan 29, 2011 at 6:23 pm | 1 comment | 3655 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Districts sift through STAR test results

This year's standardized test results show that local schools are working hard to improve their scores. The question is:...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2009
Last comment by Steve, on Sep 9, 2009 at 7:09 am | 27 comments | 3653 Views

AROUND TOWN

High-speed rail hits speedbump in its Caltrain partnership

What was billed as a historic occasion for the California High-Speed Rail Authority and its Bay Area partners ended on an...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2013
Last comment by Cuesta Resident, on Mar 7, 2013 at 10:14 pm | 1 comment | 3653 Views

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Virgin eyes downtown MV site for hotel

Billionaire entrepreneur Richard Branson has gone into the hotel business, and he has set his sights on Mountain View, as...

Original post made on May. 16, 2014
Last comment by Hmm, on May 19, 2014 at 11:33 am | 10 comments | 3650 Views

AROUND TOWN

Steve Jobs called Mountain View home as a child

A childhood friend of Steve Jobs recalls that Silicon Valley's quintessential entrepreneur was partly a product of Mountain...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2011
Last comment by Gene Y., on Apr 4, 2014 at 3:12 pm | 16 comments | 3649 Views

AROUND TOWN

A smaller carbon footprint? There's an app for that

It might be hard to wrap your head around, but a Bay Area company is aiming to turn your home into a "virtual powerplant"...

Original post made on May. 23, 2014
Last comment by Martin Omander, on May 23, 2014 at 5:02 pm | 2 comments | 3646 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Asbestos nightmare at Americana

What was supposed to be a routine roof replacement at a 30-unit apartment building on Continental Circle has turned into...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2007
Last comment by GSB, on Oct 29, 2007 at 9:36 am | 2 comments | 3645 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

More kids, new tech at elementary, middle schools

When Mountain View's elementary and middle school students start school on Monday, Aug. 20, they may notice some new faces,...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2012
Last comment by Nick V, on Aug 29, 2012 at 11:51 am | 27 comments | 3644 Views

RESTAURANTS

What happened to Castro Point?

I was on my way down to uWink tonight and noticed that Castro Point has been replaced by a Meditteranean restaurant. Did...

Original post made by Curious Observer on Oct. 2, 2008
Last comment by Castro Point Fan, on Oct 3, 2008 at 12:20 pm | 1 comment | 3642 Views
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September food and drink goings on
By Elena Kadvany | 0 comments | 1,492 views

College Freshmen: Avoiding the Pitfalls
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 1 comment | 1,292 views

Camp Glamp
By Laura Stec | 8 comments | 1,154 views

Parents Texting with Kids in the Car
By Chandrama Anderson | 7 comments | 621 views

Property rights and the will of the people
By Steve Levy | 7 comments | 376 views