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Shalala hits all the right notes

Umami. It is the fifth taste, most easily translated from Japanese as savoriness, which, in addition to sweet, salty, sour,...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2011
Last comment by A. Reader, on Mar 12, 2011 at 11:34 pm | 3 comments | 4238 Views


Eighteen, pregnant and graduating

When she became pregnant last fall, Michelle Agreda had little motivation to continue her independent high school study program....

Original post made on May. 23, 2008
Last comment by DG, on Jun 2, 2008 at 7:24 am | 3 comments | 4237 Views


City barks up new tree for animal control

The city is taking a serious look at switching from Palo Alto Animal Services to a Santa Clara-based service in order to...

Original post made on May. 1, 2011
Last comment by Jay, on Oct 31, 2011 at 7:57 pm | 9 comments | 4236 Views


Man killed at San Antonio Caltrain station

An unidentified "adult male" apparently stepped off the San Antonio Station passenger platform into the path of a speeding...

Original post made on May. 4, 2010
Last comment by Caltrain Commuter, on Jun 14, 2010 at 5:59 pm | 21 comments | 4235 Views


Computer Museum bids farewell to Babbage engine

The Mountain View Computer History Museum is saying goodbye to a unique exhibit, one that also might be its most priceless....

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2016
Last comment by Dennis Feick, on Jan 30, 2016 at 11:03 am | 3 comments | 4235 Views


Six stabbed at Shoreline concert

Police ended a Shoreline Amphitheatre concert early on Saturday night after at least six people were stabbed in the lawn...

Original post made on May. 31, 2009
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Jun 4, 2009 at 9:57 am | 33 comments | 4233 Views


Recipe for La Fiesta Red Salsa?

The thin one that seems to be made from reconstituted dried peppers with a little vinegar that comes with the chips... Please...

Original post made by EndorphinHead on Sep. 19, 2008
There are no comments yet. 4232 Views


High schools get new EV chargers for free

High schools in Mountain View are on the cutting edge of sustainability, and a recent deal inked between the district and...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2015
Last comment by This is nothing, on Jan 29, 2015 at 1:49 pm | 5 comments | 4231 Views


Crosstown Rival Basketball Transfer Examined

Last year, just about this time, Jabari Bird’s family and his head coach were scrambling to get the 6-5 Benicia High School...

Original post made by EBAL Fan on Jan. 25, 2012
Last comment by EBAL Fan, on Jan 25, 2012 at 6:35 pm | 1 comment | 4229 Views


Police Chief Vermeer as Google's next "top cop"?

Putting two + two together, Chief Vermeer appears in line to be Google's next "police chief". The former chief in Menlo Park,...

Original post made by Barry Burr on Jun. 3, 2014
There are no comments yet. 4229 Views


Man in ceiling of vacant building arrested

Mountain View police arrested a 34-year-old man over the weekend after he was allegedly found hanging out in the ceiling...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2016
Last comment by Really?, on Sep 1, 2016 at 3:51 pm | 1 comment | 4228 Views


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. 6, 2009
Last comment by Mr. DePortum, on Feb 9, 2009 at 7:18 am | 3 comments | 4227 Views


Food trucks need new rules, council says

A new crop of food trucks is apparently causing problems for Mountain View businesses, city officials say, and City Council...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2012
Last comment by Dave Saunders, on Jul 20, 2012 at 12:25 pm | 18 comments | 4227 Views


Local districts ignore home school ruling

Urged on by the state's top education official, local schools are continuing to support families who teach their children...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2008
Last comment by Jon T, on Aug 26, 2008 at 11:55 am | 6 comments | 4226 Views


Details emerge on council expenses

While City Council members get only $500 a month to do what is considered a nearly full-time job, they also are entitled...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2008
Last comment by DG, on Jun 2, 2008 at 6:47 am | 1 comment | 4224 Views


Salem is top fundraiser in council race

The nine residents running for three City Council seats in the November election have some very different fundraising styles,...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2014
Last comment by Linda Curtis, on Oct 21, 2014 at 7:27 pm | 7 comments | 4224 Views


No biz opposition to plastic bag ban plan

If businesses oppose the proposal to ban plastic bags in Mountain View, it's not been obvious or apparent. Read the full...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2012
Last comment by LovingMtnView, on Aug 3, 2012 at 9:56 am | 2 comments | 4221 Views


Tracking gangs through MySpace

Marco Garcia uses MySpace to find out what his students may not tell him. Read the full story here

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2008
Last comment by MountainViewownsall, on Apr 9, 2008 at 10:36 am | 13 comments | 4219 Views


52 teachers could lose jobs

A total of 52 teachers in the Los Altos School District have been notified that they may lose their jobs -- an announcement...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2011
Last comment by "JUST THINK ABOUT IT", on Mar 31, 2011 at 4:36 pm | 24 comments | 4219 Views


Open house draws huge crowd to NASA Ames

The public got a rare peak inside the gates of NASA Ames Research Center at Moffett Field on Saturday, which drew tens of...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2014
Last comment by steve, on Oct 23, 2014 at 7:14 pm | 11 comments | 4219 Views
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Local restaurants snag Michelin Bib Gourmand status
By Elena Kadvany | 6 comments | 14,314 views

Response to Arguments Against Measure B
By Steve Levy | 20 comments | 2,474 views

Garden Zucchini Pancakes with Umami Tomato Meets Woodside Elementary
By Laura Stec | 2 comments | 1,164 views