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Editorial: 'Host family' plan is sound public policy, with a heart

"A lot of people are pro life -- this is a pro-life issue." That's how St. Joseph Church parishioner Sylvia Villasenor framed...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2014
Last comment by Dennis, on Aug 15, 2014 at 4:45 pm | 3 comments | 2203 Views


Counterfeit bills arrest

A San Jose man was arrested late Saturday night after allegedly trying to refill a gift card using counterfeit money at the...

Original post made on May. 7, 2015
Last comment by DC, on May 8, 2015 at 5:52 pm | 3 comments | 2202 Views


New monument honors Mountain View veterans

Mountain View city officials will be unveiling a new monument next week to honor local military veterans who defended the...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2015
Last comment by Greg David, on Nov 16, 2015 at 6:13 pm | 10 comments | 2202 Views


Hundreds celebrate aboard 'Freedom Train'

After singing a rendition of "We Shall Overcome" at Caltrain's San Mateo station, hundreds of Bay Area residents of all ages...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2012
Last comment by jupijerk, on Jan 20, 2012 at 1:35 pm | 4 comments | 2201 Views


Mapping the world a frame at a time

It's the fifth anniversary of Google's Street View, a virtual reality map interface, and the Computer History Museum is commemorating...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2012
Last comment by Tech watcher, on Jun 25, 2012 at 2:44 pm | 1 comment | 2201 Views


Bikes, iPod stereo stolen

Two bicycles and an iPod stereo was stolen from a detached garage in the 2100 block of Leland Avenue sometime between the...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2010
Last comment by jupiterk, on Nov 18, 2010 at 5:06 pm | 3 comments | 2201 Views


Council needs to rethink animal control ordinance

Last year, the City of Mountain View awarded the city's contract for animal services to the Silicon Valley Animal Control...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2013
Last comment by Denise, on Jul 3, 2013 at 2:33 pm | 2 comments | 2200 Views


Armed robbers take jewelry from shop

Two men robbed a Mountain View jewelry store at gunpoint in the morning, Feb. 28, police said. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2012
Last comment by Spare the rod, spoil the child, on Mar 7, 2012 at 7:43 pm | 20 comments | 2200 Views


Google gets deal on latest city lease

Google may have gotten a bargain for its 53 year lease of 9 city owned acres by paying for it all at once with $30 million,...

Original post made on May. 13, 2011
Last comment by Appraiser Dude, on May 17, 2012 at 5:25 pm | 7 comments | 2199 Views


Grand plans for San Antonio

The developer in contract to buy 16 acres of the San Antonio shopping center released conceptual plans on Tuesday that promise...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by J. Ravanelli, on Jul 13, 2009 at 2:46 pm | 12 comments | 2199 Views


Foothill football coach Boyett dies

Doug Boyett was a football man and a family man. That was evident when he traveled to Pasadena earlier this month to watch...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2012
Last comment by Srmartinson, on Feb 3, 2012 at 8:00 pm | 1 comment | 2198 Views


Chick-fil-A 'open house' tonight (Oct. 11)

Just received this 4-page mailer today. (Thanks for the advance notice, not!) CHICK-FIL-A OPEN HOUSE Thursday, October...

Original post made by Just a Guy on Oct. 11, 2012
Last comment by Sparty, on Oct 16, 2012 at 9:57 pm | 3 comments | 2198 Views


Council OKs new garbage contract

While competitors were knocking on the city's door, the City Council gave long time garbage hauler Recology Mountain View...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2012
Last comment by Andrew, on Sep 25, 2012 at 3:17 pm | 2 comments | 2197 Views


Caltrain to return whistles to underneath trains

Amid sustained complaints from residents since Caltrain moved its train whistles to the tops of its engines, the rail agency...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by andy c, on Oct 15, 2009 at 10:49 pm | 7 comments | 2197 Views


Line 34 bus service hangs in the balance

Since the 1970s the bus stop at the corner of Hackett and Montebello streets has been an asset for those living in the nearby...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by SP Phil, on Aug 19, 2009 at 4:58 pm | 1 comment | 2196 Views


Mountain View crime briefs

Burglaries, a cell-phone snatching and a flaming sofa in this week's Mountain View police log. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2013
Last comment by Barbara, on Nov 30, 2013 at 4:15 pm | 4 comments | 2196 Views


MV career expert to be feted

Betsy Collard, a Mountain View community volunteer and high-tech career specialist, is being honored for her lifetime of...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2011
Last comment by Doctor Killjoy, on Mar 15, 2011 at 8:57 pm | 3 comments | 2196 Views


At long last, a medal

Juan C. Aranda Jr. was awarded the Air Force Commendation Medal for his actions nearly 57 years ago at a ceremony at Moffett...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2013
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Jul 19, 2013 at 12:37 pm | 4 comments | 2196 Views


League of Voters MVWSD candidate endorsement?

And here I thought the League of Women Voters was impartial: "The League does not support or oppose any political party...

Original post made by Steven Nelson on Sep. 7, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Sep 10, 2012 at 2:46 pm | 2 comments | 2195 Views


Monday, Oct. 8

[ ==B Election forum:== Ballot pros and cons] Speaker Peter Stahl will cover this year's propositions...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Oct 8, 2012 at 12:35 pm | 1 comment | 2195 Views
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La Bohème, now open on California Avenue
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Woodside Bakery is Closing?
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First Holidays after the Death of a Loved One
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New York College Tours - Part One
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Neighborhood Retail, Customers and Parking
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