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AROUND TOWN

Google hires goats as low-carbon lawnmowers

Over the last week one of the world's biggest high tech companies used some very low tech weed control methods. Read the...

Original post made on May. 4, 2009
Last comment by TW, on Jun 29, 2009 at 4:08 am | 23 comments | 2815 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sylas the subject of police hearing

A hearing was held last Friday to determine whether Sylas, the Hope Street husky which neighbors have dubbed the "wolf dog,"...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2008
Last comment by dan, on Oct 5, 2008 at 8:41 pm | 5 comments | 2814 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Final arrests in double homicide

Last week's arrests of two fugitives wanted in the brutal murder of a brother and sister on Plymouth Street mean that all...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2008
Last comment by NAZI NEWSPAPER, on Dec 11, 2008 at 11:55 am | 7 comments | 2813 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bakery manager lauded for saving man's life

On Tuesday the City Council recognized Costco bakery manager Mike Tyler for using CPR to save the life of a 72-year-old man...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2010
Last comment by Rita Nutile, on Dec 12, 2010 at 1:58 pm | 7 comments | 2813 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A good year for the city budget

With Mountain View growing at an unprecedented rate, the city budget is projected to have a surplus for years to come, the...

Original post made on May. 1, 2014
Last comment by GDM, on May 1, 2014 at 4:09 pm | 3 comments | 2812 Views

AROUND TOWN

A car-less Googletopia in the works?

Imagine a futuristic bay-front enclave for Google and Microsoft employees where no cars are allowed, buildings have green...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2010
Last comment by ben, on Jul 13, 2010 at 10:24 am | 25 comments | 2811 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City hires its first information technology chief

For a city government in the center of Silicon Valley, it was becoming obvious that the city's information technology wasn't...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2013
Last comment by PM, on Dec 20, 2013 at 9:09 pm | 9 comments | 2811 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

High school test scores off slightly

Local high school students averaged higher SAT and ACT scores than their peers throughout the state and nation this year,...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2010
Last comment by Priorities, on Oct 22, 2010 at 1:10 pm | 4 comments | 2810 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Cuts to preschool program will have ripple effect

Preschool services for the children of some local adult school students will be significantly cut back next year, an official...

Original post made on May. 16, 2011
Last comment by Suggestion, on May 24, 2011 at 7:47 pm | 7 comments | 2810 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council: Voters won't decide on carbon goals

A wide-ranging City Council meeting Tuesday included discussions on global warming, office developments and Rengstorff Park,...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2008
Last comment by USA! USA!, on Jul 11, 2008 at 9:22 pm | 3 comments | 2809 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Reps: High-speed rail should end in San Jose, link to speedy Caltrain

Saying that government funding for California's High-Speed Rail program will be "severely limited ... for the foreseeable...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2011
Last comment by Rodger, on Apr 21, 2011 at 9:40 am | 18 comments | 2809 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Voice makes push for mail delivery

In an effort to reduce our carbon footprint and eliminate use of the ubiquitous blue plastic bags, the <i>Voice</i> is beginning...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2008
Last comment by Liz, on Sep 23, 2008 at 12:46 am | 9 comments | 2808 Views

OTHER ISSUES

FBI stages raid on local apartment

With guns drawn, FBI agents raided an apartment at a Mountain View complex on Monday, July 15, according to local witness...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2013
Last comment by Map Quest, on Jul 23, 2013 at 10:00 am | 9 comments | 2807 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police seek downtown bank robbery suspect

Police are asking the public to help identify a man suspected of robbing a Bank of America branch on Castro Street Tuesday. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2014
There are no comments yet. 2807 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google plan could be a windfall for city, schools

Despite its location on Moffett Field, the 42 acres recently leased by Google is within the jurisdiction of Mountain View...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2008
Last comment by Uh, on Jul 8, 2008 at 5:26 pm | 4 comments | 2802 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Gabby drivers take note

Mountain View police would like local drivers to know that, as of July 1, those who chat behind the wheel had better have...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2008
Last comment by Jesse, on Jul 2, 2008 at 6:14 pm | 3 comments | 2802 Views

MOVIES

Review: 'John Carter'

In dire need of a cinematic sugar rush? Look no farther than Disney's blockbuster offering "John Carter," a fantasy extravaganza...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2012
Last comment by paulie, on Mar 9, 2012 at 8:27 pm | 1 comment | 2800 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Police arrest four in drug sting at Phish show

Mountain View and Sunnyvale police arrested four people for allegedly selling hallucinogenic drugs at a psychedelic rock...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by Dope Man, on May 13, 2010 at 5:33 am | 28 comments | 2799 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain electrification meeting set for tonight

Caltrain's voyage toward electrification of its Peninsula corridor will make a stop at Palo Alto tonight, where officials...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2013
Last comment by kman, on Feb 28, 2013 at 3:08 pm | 1 comment | 2798 Views

SPORTS

Leagues abuzz over field fee

As it faces a $6 million budget deficit, Mountain View may soon start charging local sports leagues a fee for the use of...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2009
Last comment by o rule, on Feb 15, 2009 at 11:05 pm | 2 comments | 2797 Views
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