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The 'Idea Man' comes to town

Space enthusiasts, computer engineers, software designers, neurologists, astronomers, cancer survivors and aspiring entrepreneurs...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2011
Last comment by Outraged!, on Apr 30, 2011 at 5:00 am | 3 comments | 4523 Views


Mt. View resident, wanted for bank robbing spree, turns himself in

Police last Friday reportedly evacuated and cordoned off the 2000 block of Plymouth Street in an attempt to catch an alleged...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2008
Last comment by Sandy, on Mar 13, 2008 at 9:59 pm | 3 comments | 4522 Views


Poll shows support for MV Whisman bond

It would seem like a bad time to ask anyone for money, but a new survey of likely voters shows a strong level of support...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2010
Last comment by Garrett, on May 5, 2010 at 12:20 am | 17 comments | 4521 Views


How big is that house, really?

A home's square footage is a number easily misrepresented, especially when determining ever-ambiguous "liveable space." Measurements...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2014
Last comment by Richard, on Jun 20, 2014 at 2:14 am | 1 comment | 4521 Views


Four more arrested in connection to arson fire

The Mountain View Police Department arrested four more juveniles in its ongoing investigation of the drug- and alcohol-fueled...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2014
Last comment by Their Neighbour, on May 2, 2014 at 12:19 pm | 10 comments | 4520 Views


Convenience store robbed at gunpoint

A convenience store on Old Middlefield Road was robbed at gunpoint Wednesday night, according to police. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2014
Last comment by resident, on Jan 29, 2014 at 2:03 pm | 3 comments | 4514 Views


In some precincts, it's mail vote only

Reacting to the trend of more and more people voting by mail, the county registrar is closing six Mountain View polling places...

Original post made on May. 25, 2008
Last comment by Election Day mourner, on Jun 2, 2008 at 11:12 am | 2 comments | 4513 Views


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 | 4509 Views


West Point grad faces 12-year sentence

No one ever dreamed that Sargent Binkley, a former Mountain View Marauders football player, as well as a combat veteran and...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2007
Last comment by annie, on Jan 25, 2009 at 12:52 pm | 7 comments | 4501 Views


Kitchen fire damages Spice Island Cafe

The Spice Island Cafe on Hope Street in downtown Mountain View was damaged in a one-alarm fire Saturday morning, according...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2009
Last comment by Liz, on Aug 28, 2009 at 5:43 am | 4 comments | 4497 Views


Parent asks board to remove MVHS coach

A Mountain View High School parent asked district board members this week to fire the school's varsity girls basketball coach...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2009
Last comment by 3rd Times Not a Charm, on May 2, 2011 at 4:02 pm | 28 comments | 4497 Views


Knock-down drag-out over Mayfield

The Mayfield housing development wasn't killed by a "make or break" City Council study session Tuesday, billed as the last...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2007
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Jul 24, 2007 at 10:30 am | 3 comments | 4496 Views


Police: reports of mountain lion sighting at Rengstorff Park

Police in Mountain View are advising residents near Rengstorff Park to stay inside after a mountain lion was reportedly seen...

Original post made on May. 6, 2014
Last comment by Waiting for the reality, on May 9, 2014 at 6:43 am | 10 comments | 4496 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 | 4493 Views


LASD narrows down new school options

After months of soliciting public opinion from hundreds of district parents and residents, the Los Altos School District...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2015
Last comment by Not in MV, on Sep 21, 2015 at 10:56 am | 76 comments | 4492 Views


State may declare drought emergency

The state of California's water supply is in a third year of drought and is prompting state water officials to ask for a...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2014
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 9, 2014 at 2:06 pm | 2 comments | 4492 Views


For the love of sandwiches

In the noontime line at Ike's Place at Stanford University, a line that curves around the spacious, light-filled Forbes Family...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2010
Last comment by Big Fan, on Dec 10, 2010 at 3:08 pm | 2 comments | 4488 Views


Still no leads in Merales murder

Police have yet to make any headway in the murder of 17-year-old Jose Merales, shot two days ago on Higdon Avenue. Meanwhile,...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2008
Last comment by Chin4, on May 30, 2008 at 12:14 am | 47 comments | 4486 Views


Council race: Ellen Kamei has 'deep roots' in city

Environmental planning commissioner and third-generation Mountain View resident Ellen Kamei has kicked off her campaign for...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2014
Last comment by SOS, on Aug 2, 2014 at 8:01 am | 4 comments | 4483 Views


Google offers to fund city's bike projects

Mountain View city officials are in talks with Google about using some of the internet giant's billions to help make its...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2013
Last comment by eric, on May 1, 2013 at 2:11 pm | 31 comments | 4481 Views
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La Bohème, now open on California Avenue
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New York College Tours - Part One
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