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Back-to-basics burgers

No milkshakes. No drive-thru. No breakfast, chicken, fish or coffee. Five Guys is tightly focused on burgers and fries. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2015
Last comment by And..., on Apr 7, 2015 at 10:35 pm | 4 comments | 2716 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Two-alarm fire damages Springer Street home

Investigators are trying to determine what started a two-alarm fire at a home in Mountain View on Thursday night, according...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2009
Last comment by Courtney Walters, on Mar 27, 2009 at 8:31 am | 5 comments | 2715 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City takes up charge on plug-in car stations

Whether it's Tesla Roadsters, Nissan Leafs or any of the other fancy new models, a growing number of electric vehicles can...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2015
Last comment by Hmm, on Aug 22, 2015 at 8:01 am | 7 comments | 2714 Views

ELECTIONS

Foothill-De Anza board faces contested race

The Foothill-De Anza Community College District's board of trustees often sits out during the November general election,...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2016
Last comment by Paula Noonan, on Aug 18, 2016 at 3:31 pm | 3 comments | 2714 Views

AROUND TOWN

Significant traffic delays at East Bayshore, lane shifts on Highway 101

UPDATE: The road realignment and closure will begin on April 6, Caltrans said on April 1. A busy route along East Bayshore...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2016
Last comment by be happy, on Apr 6, 2016 at 11:18 am | 2 comments | 2713 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Budget passed, but uncertainty remains

It was a long, long wait. But even now, after a state budget was finally passed, local administrators remain uncertain about...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2009
Last comment by Jim, on Mar 2, 2009 at 7:57 pm | 1 comment | 2712 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents worry over cuts to special ed assistants

A proposal to cut back the hours and benefits of nearly a dozen employees in the Mountain View Whisman School District's...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2009
Last comment by joe, on Dec 9, 2009 at 6:30 am | 4 comments | 2712 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local district produces more college-ready grads than county, state

Seniors from Mountain View and Los Altos high schools graduated at higher rates last year than their peers in the county...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2011
Last comment by James, on Aug 20, 2011 at 9:53 am | 5 comments | 2711 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hospital expansion to increase traffic woes

The city of Mountain View is soliciting feedback on major expansion plans at El Camino Hospital, which call for hundreds...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2016
Last comment by Waldo, on Mar 19, 2016 at 5:46 pm | 15 comments | 2711 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police: East Palo Alto man cited in hit-and-run accident

A 34-year-old man who allegedly struck two vehicles before plowing through a Caltrain fence and hitting a power pole has...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2015
Last comment by Timo, on Jul 12, 2015 at 3:26 am | 1 comment | 2710 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Holiday DUI arrests up, deaths down

The California Highway Patrol is reporting an increase in the number drunken driving arrests over the Thanksgiving weekend,...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2709 Views

AROUND TOWN

Military families say they are in the dark about toxics

In an anonymous letter addressed to the Army and the local community late last month, military families living at Moffett...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2013
Last comment by Informed, on Apr 15, 2013 at 4:16 am | 1 comment | 2709 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Luring kids back to hot lunch

School officials in Mountain View have been pushing for what they call "21st century learning" in the classroom for years....

Original post made on May. 19, 2015
Last comment by Sylvie, on May 20, 2015 at 1:16 pm | 7 comments | 2708 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Commission cracks down on council's free seats at Shoreline

Responding to complaints from other cities, the California Fair Political Practices Commission is regulating the use of free...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by eric, on Mar 22, 2009 at 1:50 pm | 3 comments | 2708 Views

AROUND TOWN

Service above self

If you want to do well while doing good, Mountain View's Rotary Club provides both outlets — business networking and...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2009
Last comment by Alicia Crank, on Jan 2, 2009 at 8:34 am | 1 comment | 2708 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

After Sandy Hook, what should a community do?

When news of the terrible tragedy in Sandy Hook, Conn. broke last December, all of our hearts immediately went out to the...

Original post made on May. 30, 2013
Last comment by gcoladon, on May 30, 2013 at 10:09 am | 1 comment | 2707 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Baby is a perfect 10

Amit Nisenbaum and his wife Lilach, have a knack for having their babies on significant days. Their newest addition is a...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2707 Views

AROUND TOWN

Neighbors offer compromise for McKelvey fields

Neighbors of McKelvey Park say they have a "win-win" solution to the controversy about how to revamp their neighborhood park,...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2010
Last comment by Another concerned neighbor, on Nov 29, 2010 at 12:47 pm | 10 comments | 2707 Views

AROUND TOWN

New homework policy aims to ease student stress

It took 18 months and plenty of feedback from parents, students and teachers, but the Mountain View-Los Altos High School...

Original post made on May. 31, 2016
Last comment by eric, on May 31, 2016 at 4:31 pm | 6 comments | 2707 Views

ELECTIONS

Cities join forces to back transportation-funding plan

With Santa Clara County cruising toward a November transportation tax measure, Palo Alto and eight other cities in the north...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2016
Last comment by mvresident2003, on Feb 10, 2016 at 10:03 am | 17 comments | 2707 Views
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