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OTHER ISSUES

With no sales tax, Google contributes little to city's bottom line

Mountain View must realize that Google's prestige is not paying the bills. Google does not generate the tax revenue Mountain...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2013
Last comment by Jessica, on Aug 22, 2013 at 12:49 am | 4 comments | 2722 Views

AROUND TOWN

How would Mountain View fare in an earthquake

Looking at fault maps, it seems that Mountain View lies between the San Andreas and the Hayward fault. Are we far enough...

Original post made by Resident on May. 27, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2719 Views

ELECTIONS

MVLA to gauge support for green bond

The local high school district is moving forward with its proposal for a green bond measure. The next step: Poll the public. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2009
Last comment by Martha, on Nov 11, 2009 at 1:27 pm | 5 comments | 2718 Views

SPORTS

High School Recruiting Goes Public

High school recruiting goes public. Private high schools are not the only schools that utilize (undue) influence or “recruit”...

Original post made by Public Forum on Dec. 28, 2010
Last comment by Righter, on Dec 29, 2010 at 2:43 pm | 1 comment | 2717 Views

RESTAURANTS

Clap your hands for papusas

It's easy to miss Rincon Sabroso. This small and low-key Mexican restaurant is all but hidden alongside empty storefronts...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2009
Last comment by sean, on May 5, 2010 at 5:04 pm | 3 comments | 2716 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gas leak triggers evacuation in Mountain View

PG&E has stopped a gas leak that evacuated several businesses along a Mountain View street Tuesday evening, officials said. ...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2013
Last comment by Scott Lamb, on Aug 2, 2013 at 3:55 pm | 13 comments | 2716 Views

AROUND TOWN

Could investors fund city's transit future?

A company that has set up shop at NASA Ames Research Park claims its system for automated pod travel could lift Mountain...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2010
Last comment by James Tank, on Oct 2, 2010 at 5:16 pm | 28 comments | 2714 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Lab tech dodges crutch-throwing patient

A Milpitas man was left without a leg to stand on the evening of Monday, May 3, after being cited for battery for allegedly...

Original post made on May. 7, 2010
Last comment by Mars, on May 19, 2010 at 2:24 pm | 30 comments | 2714 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View's greenest home

The house at 96 Eldora Drive is so green -- with its special lighting, greywater system and geothermal heating, among other...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2008
Last comment by Bernie Brightman, on Oct 25, 2008 at 10:54 am | 1 comment | 2713 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

24th Annual Crab Feed & Silent Auction

Save the Date! The Mountain View Rotary Club is proud to be hosting its 24th Annual Crab Feed & Silent Auction. Date:...

Original post made by Alicia Crank on Dec. 29, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2712 Views

ELECTIONS

Old Mountain View questions the council candidates

If you attended the Old Mountain View Neighborhood Association City Council candidate forum on Monday night, chances are...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2012
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Oct 8, 2012 at 4:48 pm | 18 comments | 2712 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stevens Creek Trail extension open today

The Stevens Creek Trail extension south of El Camino Real is now open, including a bridge over the creek at Sleeper Avenue. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2009
Last comment by jb, on May 10, 2009 at 2:07 pm | 24 comments | 2711 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 Enough!, on Feb 23, 2008 at 6:03 pm | 2 comments | 2710 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bali beckons for local student

Ryan Feinstein, born and raised in Mountain View and a graduate of Mountain View High School, is spending this summer far...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2008
Last comment by robby romadona, on Sep 22, 2008 at 3:52 pm | 1 comment | 2710 Views

AROUND TOWN

COMING UP: Council mulls wine bar for Depot

The six-year search for a business to take over the Train Depot may finally come to an end this Tuesday night, after the...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2008
Last comment by GSB, on Jun 23, 2008 at 1:40 pm | 1 comment | 2709 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Why doesn't Google start a hovercraft service rather than the ferry to Redwood City

I was speaking with some engineers over the weekend who were talking about how much faster and cheaper a hovercraft service...

Original post made by PA Resident on Jan. 20, 2014
Last comment by Resident, on Jan 22, 2014 at 9:09 am | 3 comments | 2709 Views

RESTAURANTS

Good pub grub

The first time I stepped into St. Stephen's Green pub in Mountain View, I did a double take. I thought I'd absentmindedly...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2011
Last comment by Paulie, on Mar 2, 2011 at 5:30 pm | 1 comment | 2706 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bridging the digital divide

Computers and mobile devices are turning into a staple school supply for kids in the Bay Area. The new requirement for all...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2014
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Aug 30, 2014 at 11:36 am | 3 comments | 2705 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Local resident dies in Palo Alto crash

Tyler Larsen, 24, of Mountain View, was one of two men killed in a crash early Thursday morning at Park Boulevard and Stanford...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2008
Last comment by Morice, on Oct 9, 2008 at 7:12 pm | 1 comment | 2704 Views

AROUND TOWN

No election for El Camino board

With three people running for three seats, there will be no November election for the El Camino Hospital District Board of...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2008
Last comment by Surgeon, on Aug 28, 2008 at 9:30 am | 1 comment | 2703 Views
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