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Best of Mountain View 2012

These are the champions, the restaurants, retailers and professionals who answered the call to compete and came out on top....

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2012
Last comment by member, on Apr 24, 2014 at 10:16 pm | 7 comments | 4143 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Why we published the teacher story

Last week's front page story titled "Parents up in arms over 'abusive' teacher" generated many dozens of passionate e-mails...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2009
Last comment by Mr. J, on Apr 14, 2009 at 9:34 am | 19 comments | 4142 Views

AROUND TOWN

May Day march focuses on plight of migrants

A modest yet motivated crowd of local immigration-rights activists marched through Mountain View on Friday for what has become...

Original post made on May. 8, 2015
Last comment by that's what happens, on May 8, 2015 at 4:10 pm | 1 comment | 4142 Views

ELECTIONS

CFL Danger / Reality Check

First off, Compact-Fluorescent light bulbs CAN BE VERY DANGEROUS!!! Read: Mercury leaks found as new bulbs break (The...

Original post made by Michael L. Wagner on Aug. 27, 2008
There are no comments yet. 4141 Views

SPORTS

No green at city's golf course

The City Council said Tuesday that the best way to figure out whether to outsource the golf course operation is to ask private...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2011
Last comment by Concerned Resident, on Feb 3, 2011 at 2:09 pm | 13 comments | 4140 Views

AROUND TOWN

Moffett Gateway wins council approval

A hotel and office development at a crucial highway juncture received a unanimous round of approvals from the Mountain View...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2016
Last comment by live in mv, on Oct 22, 2016 at 10:17 am | 14 comments | 4140 Views

AROUND TOWN

Library reopens with spiffy upgrades

A renovated lobby and new automated check-in system greeted Mountain View residents on Monday morning when the library reopened...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2008
Last comment by 4l4n, on Mar 13, 2008 at 11:53 am | 4 comments | 4139 Views

AROUND TOWN

Workers go on strike at BMW dealership

Mechanics and service writers at BMW of Mountain View went on strike this week, saying their reputation for doing high-quality...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2008
Last comment by Neigborhood supporter, on Jul 5, 2008 at 11:52 am | 2 comments | 4138 Views

AROUND TOWN

Developer threatens lawsuit against city

The city of Mountain View is bracing for a lawsuit from developer John Mozart after his lawyers sent a letter in October...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2009
Last comment by Jared, on Aug 2, 2010 at 2:51 pm | 19 comments | 4136 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council picks Showalter as mayor

Asked about the big issues facing Mountain View, the city's new mayor, Pat Showalter, doesn't need to ponder for long. It's...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2016
Last comment by @Gladys, on Jan 9, 2016 at 3:48 pm | 23 comments | 4136 Views

BOOKS

Downtown hair salons burglarized

Two hair salons on Villa Street were burglarized over the weekend when thieves made their way through locked doors and stole...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2014
Last comment by shear, on Dec 22, 2014 at 2:18 pm | 3 comments | 4134 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tonight: OMVNA election heats up over Minton's project

Because of a controversial apartment development proposal, the normally quiet elections for the Old Mountain View Neighborhood...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2009
Last comment by @Special Agent Cert, on Dec 21, 2009 at 11:07 am | 51 comments | 4133 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police prepare for major Shoreline event

The Mountain View Police Department released an advisory warning people of the potential use of drugs and health concerns...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2015
Last comment by Witness, on Sep 28, 2015 at 2:28 pm | 19 comments | 4133 Views

ELECTIONS

School board weighs options on parcel tax renewal

School board members are looking ahead at next year's planned parcel tax renewal for the Mountain View Whisman School District,...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2015
Last comment by Old Steve, on Sep 11, 2015 at 5:38 pm | 30 comments | 4130 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hospital district improving transparency, agency says

A better website, a distinguishing name change and modifications to the way the organization keeps track of taxpayer money...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2013
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Aug 30, 2013 at 2:13 pm | 2 comments | 4128 Views

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Vandal smashes Sanders fan's car

The charged politics of the upcoming election are taking a toll on Mountain View City Council candidate Ken "Kacey" Carpenter...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2016
Last comment by Wally , on Sep 15, 2016 at 5:29 pm | 9 comments | 4127 Views

ELECTIONS

Council to ask voters for a raise

City Council members voted Tuesday to trim down a proposed raise in pay for themselves, expressing fear that residents wouldn't...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2014
Last comment by Steve, on Apr 24, 2014 at 3:36 pm | 11 comments | 4127 Views

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MOUNTAIN VIEW GOES GREEN

What is the single most important thing Mountain View can do to be more sustainable? ______ The Mountain View Environmental...

Original post made by aileen La Bouff on May. 1, 2008
There are no comments yet. 4126 Views

MOVIES

Review: 'The Spectacular Now'

A mature film tenderly performed by its young leads and skillfully adapted from Tim Tharp's YA novel. -P.C. Read the full...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2013
There are no comments yet. 4126 Views

AROUND TOWN

Peninsula cities call for new Bus Rapid Transit options

A proposal to create bus-only lanes on El Camino Real between Palo Alto and San Jose has hit a political speed bump, with...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2015
Last comment by BRT Buses in service Now, on Jan 6, 2016 at 1:09 am | 18 comments | 4124 Views
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Tava Kitchen shutters in Palo Alto
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