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ELECTIONS

A bad year for goal-setting

For the first time in years, the Mountain View City Council will not have an ambitious set of goals for the year, a direction...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by eric, on Apr 8, 2009 at 12:37 pm | 6 comments | 2632 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Think locally, vote nationally

Last weekend at the Art & Wine Festival, while most people were enjoying themselves, two men were seen to get into a screaming...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2008
Last comment by Al Bundy, on Sep 13, 2008 at 5:08 pm | 6 comments | 2631 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hopes resurrected for grocery store

The City Council indicated Tuesday that a city-owned parking lot downtown could be the site of a long-sought grocery store,...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2008
Last comment by Daniel DeBolt, on Sep 29, 2008 at 11:10 am | 7 comments | 2631 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Funds for schools or jobs downtown?

Some City Council members would like to subsidize a grocery store downtown, but Gov. Jerry Brown's budget, announced Monday,...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2011
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Jan 31, 2011 at 12:25 pm | 19 comments | 2631 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Commission: Fields should no longer be free

The Mountain View Parks and Recreation Commission recommended Wednesday that local sports leagues be charged a $1 an hour...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2009
Last comment by NW Resident, on Feb 19, 2009 at 10:20 am | 11 comments | 2630 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View sculpture may cross the border

A sculpture by artist Charles Ginnever currently located at Mayfield Mall site in Mountain View could be shifted to Palo...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2009
Last comment by rr, on Apr 2, 2009 at 5:52 pm | 6 comments | 2629 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain to run 'Baby Bullet' express trains on weekends

Caltrain will be adding express service to its regular schedule of trains traveling between San Francisco and San Jose on...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2010
Last comment by Ross Finlayson, on Dec 6, 2010 at 7:29 pm | 1 comment | 2629 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Let the affordable housing proposals pour in, city council says

With $18 million in affordable housing funds burning a hole in its pocket, the City Council Tuesday supported allowing a...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2010
Last comment by Kent, on Sep 27, 2010 at 9:03 pm | 17 comments | 2628 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Police chase man suspected of forging prescription

A Sunnyvale man fled Mountain View police after pharmacists at a local drugstore reported that the man was attempting to...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2010
Last comment by Thom, on Nov 5, 2010 at 4:21 pm | 12 comments | 2628 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man exposes self to middle-school girl -- twice

Police are searching for a man they believe exposed himself to a local middle-school-aged girl twice in the span of about...

Original post made on May. 8, 2012
Last comment by Encyclopedia Brown, on May 9, 2012 at 3:22 pm | 3 comments | 2628 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Prometheus proposes nearly 1,000 new apartments

After a decade almost exclusively developing ownership housing, the city is being flooded with proposals to develop nearly...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2012
Last comment by John, on Jun 16, 2012 at 1:37 pm | 15 comments | 2628 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Los Altos investment manager indicted for fraud

A Los Altos investment manager has been indicted by a federal grand jury in San Jose on 29 counts of fraud. Read the...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2014
There are no comments yet. 2627 Views

AROUND TOWN

Election results show city leans left

Mountain View showed left-leaning political stripes in the November election, voting to the left of the county and much of...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2008
Last comment by Jon S., on Dec 20, 2008 at 1:19 am | 4 comments | 2626 Views

AROUND TOWN

City opens spigots on recycled water

The city of Mountain View is celebrating the launch of a $19.8 million recycled water system that officials say may not be...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2009
Last comment by dfb, on Nov 16, 2009 at 3:31 am | 8 comments | 2625 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Teens name center "The View"

Teens on the city's Youth Advisory Committee got their way on Tuesday when the City Council voted to approve their favored...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Mar 5, 2013 at 7:16 pm | 3 comments | 2625 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rite Aid to pay $800,000 for false advertising

Rite Aid Corporation has agreed to pay $800,000 for false and deceptive advertising. The company has settled a civil law-enforcement...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2012
Last comment by huh?, on Oct 13, 2012 at 7:00 am | 7 comments | 2624 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Toxics put pregnant Googlers at risk, expert says

The elevated levels of toxic TCE vapors recently found in Google offices on Whisman Road and elsewhere should be a concern...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2013
Last comment by Sharon, on Mar 4, 2013 at 2:19 pm | 6 comments | 2624 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Tax day protest at Google

As Americans across the country scrambled to mail off their W-2 and 1099 tax forms on Monday, April 18, a crowd of more than...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2011
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Apr 27, 2011 at 10:09 am | 16 comments | 2623 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Moffett airfield up for grabs?

Congresswoman Anna Eshoo is concerned about the potential for increased use of the runway at Moffett Federal Airfield as...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2010
Last comment by Michael, on Mar 12, 2013 at 9:48 pm | 18 comments | 2622 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fry's at the new San Antonio Center?

Posters on the Palo Alto messages board report that the Fry's on El Camino is closing to make room for new housing. Someone...

Original post made by Shopper on May. 3, 2011
Last comment by Shopper, on May 4, 2011 at 9:25 pm | 6 comments | 2622 Views
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