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Four train tracks may still be ahead for MV

Part of the growing popularity of a "blended system" for high-speed rail and Caltrain is that Palo Alto and other cities...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2012
Last comment by Christopher Parkinson, on Mar 14, 2012 at 1:05 pm | 21 comments | 3315 Views


Major smoking clampdown is in the air

Smokers may soon have to curb their habits in Mountain View, thanks to a city proposal to nix smoking in and around outdoor...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2011
Last comment by Stupid conversation, on Dec 6, 2011 at 3:31 pm | 29 comments | 3313 Views


Supervisors vote to fund North County shelter

An East Palo Alto shelter will open its doors to Palo Alto and other northern Santa Clara County homeless people with help...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2014
Last comment by mike f, on Apr 24, 2014 at 3:03 pm | 2 comments | 3312 Views


Drought affects wildlife on first day of spring

The sunny, warm weather may be a pleasure for humans, but it is showing signs of negatively impacting local wildlife, a Midpeninsula...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2014
Last comment by UC Davis Grad, on Mar 22, 2014 at 3:45 pm | 8 comments | 3312 Views


Online schools offer education by proxy

Hundreds of kids in the Bay Area are staying home for school this year. Online, "virtual" charter schools are making headway...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2014
Last comment by Ashlynjohnson, on Jul 24, 2015 at 11:29 pm | 7 comments | 3312 Views


Principal Moody joins Hall of Fame

Usually, when you think of the football star at your high school, a student comes to mind. But at Mountain View High, you...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2009
Last comment by parent, on Nov 12, 2009 at 8:11 am | 2 comments | 3311 Views


Fire at former A&W controlled within 20 minutes

Firefighters remained at the scene of a one-alarm fire this evening that burned a Filipino restaurant in Mountain View that...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2008
Last comment by Elizabeth, on Aug 28, 2008 at 5:47 am | 3 comments | 3311 Views


Mountain View is no Ferguson

For the 130 people gathering last week at the Mountain View Senior Center auditorium, there came a moment when you could...

Original post made on May. 1, 2015
Last comment by Gary, on May 2, 2015 at 11:51 am | 7 comments | 3311 Views


Tonight: Council to mull adding two new neighborhoods

In what could essentially create a new Mountain View residential neighborhood, City Council members are poised Tuesday night...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2015
Last comment by Hmm, on Jun 18, 2015 at 11:53 am | 4 comments | 3310 Views


Milk Pail fights for life at San Antonio Center

The circumstances bring to mind David and Goliath, but in this case it is the humble Milk Pail Market, which has served Mountain...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2013
Last comment by Flava Dave, on Nov 12, 2013 at 4:09 pm | 8 comments | 3309 Views


Google trades new WiFi for old system

The end is near for the city's aging Google WiFi system, City Council members decided Tuesday. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2014
Last comment by Mr. Big, on Mar 2, 2014 at 5:34 pm | 20 comments | 3309 Views


Police: Mobile home death not murder

Although the exact cause is still unknown, the sudden death of a 42-year-old man at a Mountain View mobile home park has...

Original post made on May. 2, 2008
Last comment by Tom Clark, on May 2, 2008 at 1:57 pm | 1 comment | 3308 Views


Long road ahead to boost city's bike network

According to census data, a growing number of Mountain View residents are rolling to work on bicycles. But Mountain View's...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2012
Last comment by Roberta Kerr, on Sep 9, 2012 at 12:59 pm | 6 comments | 3308 Views


Foothill officials lament 'missed opportunity' on Cubberley

As Foothill College prepares for an eventual exit from Palo Alto, college officials expressed regret they could not reach...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2011
Last comment by greycat, on Jul 17, 2011 at 6:31 pm | 7 comments | 3307 Views


Restaurant review: A fresh taste of Turkey and Greece in Mountain View

==B (Clarification:== Galip Vural, the restaurant owners' son, says that Ephesus serves Mediterranean cuisine, with an emphasis...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2011
Last comment by A. Reader, on Apr 22, 2011 at 9:30 am | 1 comment | 3306 Views


Career day, Silicon Valley style

Just two days before the Thanksgiving break, Mountain View High School students took some time out of their normal schedules...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2013
Last comment by Old Ben, on Dec 4, 2013 at 11:06 am | 4 comments | 3306 Views


New gang unit ready to go

The Mountain View Police Department and local counselors recently joined forces to quell gang violence with a new, collaborative...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2008
Last comment by Ned, on Aug 9, 2008 at 9:08 am | 1 comment | 3304 Views


District bond measure challenged

A politically active local man has gone to court to force the Mountain View Whisman School District to remove "misleading"...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2012
Last comment by District Insider, on Mar 30, 2012 at 8:32 am | 22 comments | 3303 Views


Hospital construction on track

El Camino Hospital administrators say the new facility is on track and below budget, and should be open for patients in fall...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2008
Last comment by Mary, on Dec 21, 2008 at 1:38 pm | 1 comment | 3302 Views


Google execs' new toy: a fighter jet?

According to Federal Aviation Administration records, Google executives have purchased a small fighter jet. Some witnesses...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2008
Last comment by Fred, on Oct 27, 2008 at 7:36 pm | 1 comment | 3302 Views
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