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MVWSD wants Your remodel to pay for Their remodel

Anyone notice that the school board recently increased Developer Fees on residential construction and reconstruction to $2.13/sq...

Original post made by anonymous on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by district insider, on May 15, 2012 at 4:47 pm | 2 comments | 1986 Views


City parts ways with Virgin Hotels

City Council members decided not to pursue an exclusive right to negotiate with Virgin to develop a hotel on two downtown...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2014
Last comment by 50YearResident, on Nov 4, 2014 at 10:14 pm | 1 comment | 1986 Views


TONIGHT: Community meeting on Google WiFi

Residents of Mountain View will get their first chance to make in-person suggestions on how to improve the city's free WiFi...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2009
Last comment by USA, on Jul 23, 2009 at 3:40 pm | 3 comments | 1985 Views


New program helps residents track energy use

A new service from the city is aiming to cut energy usage by making it clear to residents how they can save energy –...

Original post made on May. 24, 2011
Last comment by Alil Miffed, on May 25, 2011 at 9:20 am | 4 comments | 1985 Views



Less than a month after the Mountain View City Council passed its controversial draconian anti-smoking ordinance which takes...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Mar. 23, 2012
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Mar 23, 2012 at 10:36 pm | 3 comments | 1985 Views


Life in prison for Craigslist assaults

A San Jose man who robbed and sexually assaulted women he met through the Web site Craigslist has been sentenced to life...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by Old Ben, on Jun 18, 2009 at 3:07 pm | 2 comments | 1983 Views


Caltrain says whistle volume back to normal

About a month after local residents started complaining about the increased volume of Caltrain horns, the rail agency announced...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2009
Last comment by liz siegel, on Sep 11, 2009 at 2:52 pm | 6 comments | 1983 Views


White House may decide Hangar One's fate

"The highest levels" of the federal government are now deciding whether to accept an offer from Google's founders to restore...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2012
Last comment by Waiting2, on Mar 20, 2012 at 2:06 pm | 20 comments | 1983 Views


Smokers hope to overturn smoking ban for bar patios

Hoping to amend the city's new ban on smoking for on and around outdoor patios, smokers, bar owners and their supporters...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2012
Last comment by Rob Gilmark, on May 14, 2012 at 11:10 pm | 10 comments | 1983 Views


Google contest: Paint your robo-wagon

Want to display your art where it's certain to get stares? Put it on the side of a Google self-driving car. Read the full...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2015
Last comment by @Monta Loma, on Jun 25, 2015 at 4:26 pm | 2 comments | 1983 Views


Evening Run at Shoreline Lake

After several days of rain, the running trail along Shoreline lake is bounded by water on both sides. Two runners enjoy...

Original post made by G-man on Feb. 20, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1982 Views


Coffee shop helps in a job 'Well Done'

After Josh To saw the desperate need for clean drinking water among Ghana's rural villagers, he launched a project dedicated...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2009
Last comment by Martha, on Jul 24, 2009 at 8:09 pm | 7 comments | 1982 Views


Fresh Choice Gone - great site for Chik Fil A

Since Fresh Choice has sadly gone the way of the dinosaur, the empty spot would make a great choice for Chik Fil A - very...

Original post made by PV Resident on Dec. 3, 2012
Last comment by kristine, on Jan 12, 2013 at 8:10 pm | 2 comments | 1982 Views


Neighbors clash with council on Minton's project

Reflecting a more pro-growth stance since November's election, the City Council differed with about a dozen neighbors Tuesday...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by MiRNA, on Sep 26, 2009 at 5:02 am | 9 comments | 1981 Views


Cuts and more cuts threaten school budgets

The governor's recently published budget proposal is further complicating the already difficult task of planning for next...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2012
Last comment by Where does all the money go?, on Jan 14, 2012 at 5:11 pm | 2 comments | 1981 Views


City approves $2.3 million for solar arrays

Shining a light on Mountain View's commitment to green power, the city will soon install three new swaths of solar panels...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2015
Last comment by Bruce Karney, on Aug 4, 2015 at 9:47 am | 1 comment | 1981 Views


Join the Fight to Save Palo Alto Bowl!! From a June 13th, 2009 report on "PALO ALTO, Calif. (KCBS/Palo Alto...

Original post made by Daniel Mart on Jul. 23, 2009
Last comment by Daniel Mart, on Jul 27, 2009 at 4:17 pm | 2 comments | 1980 Views


Agency could end hospital's tax power

The county's Local Agency Formation Commission might be an obscure agency, but a new state law has empowered it to bypass...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2012
Last comment by Amando, on Jan 13, 2012 at 3:06 am | 4 comments | 1980 Views


Steps taken to curb H1N1 as flu season nears

In line with school districts around the country, administrators of the Mountain View Whisman School District have released...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2009
Last comment by Ken, on Sep 15, 2009 at 5:17 pm | 4 comments | 1979 Views


City entitled to millions in Stanford housing funds, Kniss says

Last week, county Supervisor Liz Kniss told the City Council that Mountain View is entitled to Stanford affordable housing...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2009
Last comment by the299crew, on Dec 16, 2009 at 1:46 pm | 6 comments | 1979 Views
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