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Google prepares to spiff up city WiFi

The Google managers behind Mountain View's free WiFi say it's the most-used network of its kind in the country. And while...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2009
Last comment by Michael Jackson, on Jul 23, 2009 at 5:04 pm | 30 comments | 5737 Views


Riders flock to Caltrain

When Caltrain announced its latest ridership statistics, even its own employees were surprised. The public transportation...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2012
Last comment by samjoe, on Aug 13, 2013 at 6:38 pm | 18 comments | 5735 Views


Protests for controversial AZ sheriff

A protest of Arizona Sherriff Joe Arpaio's visit to Mountain View turned strange on Tuesday when the controversial man approached...

Original post made on May. 7, 2014
Last comment by complainers, on May 9, 2014 at 7:08 am | 15 comments | 5719 Views


Boundary options whittled down

A committee formed by the Los Altos School District to analyze various scenarios for boundary changes made some headway Tuesday...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2007
Last comment by Karen Rudolph, on Jun 7, 2007 at 10:44 pm | 4 comments | 5717 Views


Mountain View woman killed in freeway incident Tuesday

A Mountain View woman whose vehicle was struck by debris from a jackknifed big-rig Tuesday afternoon on U.S. 101 in Redwood...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2007
Last comment by Nick simpson, on Jun 2, 2007 at 1:38 am | 1 comment | 5711 Views


New ball fields for Shoreline

New public baseball, softball and soccer fields for youth and adult sports leagues may begin construction soon near the Google...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2014
Last comment by Bob , on Aug 7, 2014 at 12:08 am | 12 comments | 5710 Views


Who needs the Moffett runways?

To ensure that the planned lease of Moffett Field serves the interest of neighboring communities and to comply with the National...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2013
Last comment by Bill Hough, on Sep 23, 2013 at 10:50 am | 1 comment | 5710 Views


School board critiqued in scathing district audit

Mountain View Whisman School District officials plan to take a long, hard look at their own performance, following the release...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2016
Last comment by @ Otto Maddox, on Jan 19, 2016 at 9:44 am | 41 comments | 5709 Views


New Year's Eve revels on the Midpeninsula

Looking for somewhere to celebrate the end of 2012? Dances and concerts are planned for Midpeninsula revelers who want to...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2012
Last comment by Buck, on Dec 29, 2012 at 10:41 am | 1 comment | 5709 Views


City asks: Should developers fund more affordable housing?

City officials want to know if residents think developers of offices and housing should pay more for the development of affordable...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2014
Last comment by confused, on Dec 3, 2014 at 6:13 pm | 31 comments | 5709 Views


In a tight spot: residents pitch ideas for Stevens Creek Trail

Over 120 people packed a meeting hall in Los Altos on Nov. 14 to discuss the biggest challenges yet in extending the Stevens...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2012
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Nov 26, 2012 at 3:17 pm | 17 comments | 5705 Views


County DA supports call for drug law reform

Low-level drug offenders don't belong in jail -- they belong in treatment, according to Attorney General Eric Holder and...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2013
There are no comments yet. 5705 Views


No place like the classroom for Alta Vista teacher

At the conclusion of his year-long fellowship with the U.S. Department of Education, Alta Vista High School social studies...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2013
Last comment by Castro Cougar, on Aug 23, 2013 at 2:24 pm | 1 comment | 5704 Views


Megachurch's charismatic leader resigns

Paul Sheppard, the beloved pastor who led the monumental growth of Abundant Life Christian Fellowship for 20 years, resigned...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2009
Last comment by Daniel DeBolt, on Dec 28, 2009 at 3:42 pm | 36 comments | 5702 Views


Cops: Teen embezzler, gun-toting felon arrested

Mountain View police say an 18-year-old female from Concord tried to cash a forged check at a downtown bank last week but...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2009
There are no comments yet. 5701 Views


The NASA-Google connection

The inside story of the agreement between Google's top executives and NASA Ames over the use of Moffett Field needs a full...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2008
Last comment by JV, on Nov 11, 2008 at 2:56 pm | 2 comments | 5699 Views


City Council approves El Camino's expansion plans

Despite worries that traffic along Grant Road will go from bad to worse in the coming years, Mountain View City Council members...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2016
Last comment by One who cares, on Jul 1, 2016 at 12:04 pm | 14 comments | 5698 Views


Four more arrests in house party arson case

Mountain View police announced Thursday morning that four more people have been arrested in connection with the illicit parties...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2014
Last comment by Not excited about rape, on Apr 11, 2014 at 7:49 am | 8 comments | 5696 Views


MV Whisman board OKs school renovation plan

The Mountain View Whisman school board approved a $422 million Student Facilities Improvement Plan that calls for new construction,...

Original post made on May. 7, 2010
Last comment by localmom, on May 14, 2010 at 7:46 am | 16 comments | 5690 Views


Battle of the burgers

There were other Mountain View drive-in burgers that people remember, such as the Cadillac burger at Spivey's, and the Big...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2009
Last comment by rolo8ab, on Dec 19, 2013 at 10:08 am | 16 comments | 5687 Views
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Local restaurants snag Michelin Bib Gourmand status
By Elena Kadvany | 4 comments | 5,769 views

Response to Arguments Against Measure B
By Steve Levy | 14 comments | 973 views

Garden Zucchini Pancakes with Umami Tomato Meets Woodside Elementary
By Laura Stec | 1 comment | 745 views