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AROUND TOWN

Nob Hill Foods Shopping Center

Anyone know what is happening at the Nob Hill shopping center. There is a lot renovation going on and the old location looks...

Original post made by MVResidentX on Oct. 11, 2007
Last comment by Ago, on Oct 18, 2007 at 5:37 pm | 1 comment | 3929 Views

AROUND TOWN

Students protest to keep cafe

Culinary students at Los Altos High School, who purchase recipe items with money they earn by selling meals to students,...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2007
Last comment by mike, on Nov 16, 2007 at 1:22 pm | 1 comment | 3929 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford foothills scorched

A blackened Stanford Dish hiking trail was closed Tuesday following a blaze that consumed 128 acres of the foothills between...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2007
Last comment by Olaf, on Jul 2, 2007 at 7:45 pm | 1 comment | 3928 Views

AROUND TOWN

Water district candidate challenges "unfair" tax

Gary Kremen isn't pulling any punches. The founder of Match.com kicked off his race for a seat on the county water district...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2014
Last comment by Carlos Britto, on Aug 23, 2014 at 9:21 pm | 5 comments | 3928 Views

AROUND TOWN

Workers go on strike at BMW dealership

Mechanics and service writers at BMW of Mountain View went on strike this week, saying their reputation for doing high-quality...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2008
Last comment by Just a question, on Jun 19, 2008 at 12:48 pm | 56 comments | 3927 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Eshoo supports Occupy Wall Street protesters

U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Menlo Park, supports the Occupy Wall Street protests and said she is "surprised people weren't out...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2011
Last comment by Occupy, on Nov 5, 2011 at 7:16 pm | 11 comments | 3927 Views

AROUND TOWN

Former Mayor Rosemary Stasek has died

Former Mayor Rosemary Stasek, known locally as an exemplary public servant, passed away this morning in Afghanistan at age...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2009
Last comment by Jon Claerbout, on Apr 14, 2014 at 4:28 pm | 46 comments | 3926 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Residents, pet sitters fight over dog park

If some residents get their way, pet sitters who show up at the Shoreline dog park with up to a dozen dogs each will be forced...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2007
Last comment by Ann Curlee, on Nov 28, 2007 at 5:14 pm | 1 comment | 3925 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Flu cases temporarily close Slater program

Several apparent cases of H1N1 flu prompted the Mountain View Whisman School District to close an autism program at Slater...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2009
Last comment by Augie, on Nov 9, 2009 at 5:14 pm | 6 comments | 3924 Views

RESTAURANTS

Sleek, snazzy, cool

Although my visits didn't start off well, the food was mighty impressive. Bold, expressive flavors without the mask of over...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2014
Last comment by Mountain View, on Jun 20, 2014 at 1:11 pm | 3 comments | 3924 Views

AROUND TOWN

Who is the hardest person on your list to shop for?

This week's "Voices Around Town" question asked, Who is the hardest person on your list to shop for? Here's some of the answers...

Original post made by Don Frances on Dec. 14, 2007
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AROUND TOWN

Google founders can fly jet of Moffett

NASA Ames released a statement Monday explaining why a Boeing 767, owned by Google founders Larry Page and Sergei Brin, was...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2007
Last comment by BobYbarra, on Sep 17, 2007 at 11:31 pm | 3 comments | 3919 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Christmas may come early for Hangar One

The Navy, which has kept the public guessing about whether it will demolish historic Hangar One at Moffett Field, is scheduled...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2007
Last comment by Linda Ellis, on Nov 26, 2007 at 3:42 pm | 2 comments | 3919 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 | 3916 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman eyes new school bond

Local elementary and middle school district officials are weighing whether to put a bond measure on the 2012 ballot, and...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2011
Last comment by Ned, on Feb 23, 2012 at 1:01 pm | 6 comments | 3915 Views

AROUND TOWN

Final push planned to clear TCE plume

A new effort to clean the last vestiges of an underground plume of toxic chemicals known as TCE from beneath an area of Mountain...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2007
Last comment by Matt Raschke, on Nov 28, 2007 at 9:42 pm | 1 comment | 3914 Views

AROUND TOWN

Restaurant faces wrecking ball

Charles Gardyn's 1946 building, at the corner of Rengstorff Avenue and Old Middlefield Way, is so full of code violations...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2008
Last comment by Rob, on Sep 13, 2008 at 2:33 am | 11 comments | 3914 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Google manager joins school board

With the local elementary school district facing steep budget cuts, last week its board of trustees appointed a local parent...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2008
Last comment by W.C.S, on Feb 24, 2008 at 10:34 am | 3 comments | 3913 Views

BOOKS

Local author finds sci-fi success with Martian thriller

It's hard to believe that Andy Weir doesn't work for NASA: computer simulations, mathematical calculations and chemical studies...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2014
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Mar 12, 2014 at 11:44 pm | 1 comment | 3913 Views

AROUND TOWN

Light up the holidays

Several hundred people, most of them young children, gathered in Mountain View's Civic Center Plaza on Monday night, waiting...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2007
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Dec 5, 2007 at 9:42 am | 1 comment | 3911 Views
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