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Warren Buffet responds to Peninsula mom

Jennifer Bestor didn't know what to expect last month when she mailed a rather whimsical letter to billionaire Warren Buffet...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2010
Last comment by Seldon, on Apr 28, 2010 at 3:28 pm | 11 comments | 2544 Views


Free Concerts at CSMA, Nov. 5 & 7

Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA) at Finn Center is presenting two free concerts in Tateuchi Hall this Friday and...

Original post made by csma on Nov. 4, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2544 Views


Defeating the Model Minority Stereotype

My name is Alex Pelfrey, I am twenty years old, I have lived in California for those twenty years and I admit that I am an...

Original post made by Alex Pelfrey on Oct. 18, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2543 Views


Teen beaten, robbed at Theuerkauf

A Mountain View teen was beaten and robbed in the early hours of Halloween at Theuerkauf Elementary School. Read the full...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2010
Last comment by Nancy, on Nov 8, 2010 at 7:39 pm | 9 comments | 2543 Views


Bus Rapid Transit options still being studied

There's been quite a bit of traffic on neighborhood email listservs regarding the Bus Rapid Transit project along the El...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2013
Last comment by MVResident67, on Oct 25, 2013 at 10:30 am | 2 comments | 2543 Views


Bay Area health officials monitoring swine flu

Health officials across the Bay Area say they are actively monitoring the spread of swine flu in the U.S., though no cases...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2009
Last comment by Robin, on Apr 28, 2009 at 3:13 pm | 1 comment | 2542 Views


Building owners slapped with 'compliance permit'

Under requirements approved Tuesday by the City Council, property owners caught with buildings that seriously run afoul of...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2009
Last comment by John Inks, on Dec 11, 2009 at 5:39 pm | 4 comments | 2542 Views


No injuries after CalTrain hits car near Castro St.

A Caltrain passenger train hit a car near downtown Mountain View early Friday morning, police said. No one was injured, but...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2011
Last comment by Google Maps, on Feb 18, 2011 at 11:15 pm | 5 comments | 2542 Views


Police arrest alleged peeping tom on Shoreline

A resident of an apartment complex at 750 N. Shoreline Blvd. was arrested on Sunday for allegedly peeping into people's windows...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2009
Last comment by Array, on Jul 1, 2009 at 4:46 pm | 1 comment | 2541 Views


A cautionary note on Plan Bay Area

We hope that Plan Bay Area, the ambitious regional planning document that assigns housing quotas for counties and cities,...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2013
Last comment by Lane Mason, on Jul 27, 2013 at 12:07 pm | 1 comment | 2540 Views


FAA, elected officials hear complaints of aircraft noise

The Federal Aviation Administration got an earful in Redwood City on June 15, having completed a study of noise complaints...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2016
Last comment by MVLA, on Jun 30, 2016 at 11:53 pm | 3 comments | 2540 Views


Teen drug abuse on the rise in county

It's never a slow day for Adolescent Counseling Services (ACS). The nonprofit's Palo Alto office is routinely packed during...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2016
Last comment by Rick, on Aug 29, 2016 at 8:34 pm | 4 comments | 2539 Views


Microsoft co-founder to speak at Computer History Museum

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen will talk about his new memoir at 7 p.m. Monday, April 25, at the Computer History Museum...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2011
Last comment by gcoladon, on Apr 26, 2011 at 10:35 pm | 2 comments | 2539 Views


Fake weddings a 'success'

Supporters of Mountain View High School's Queer-Straight Alliance have responded in force to objections raised by a handful...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2013
Last comment by Anonymous, on Feb 27, 2013 at 6:31 pm | 1 comment | 2538 Views


Council gives up on Shoreline hotel

The city has abandoned its plan to build a hotel on a plot of land near the Shoreline Amphitheater, approving a 53-year,...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2011
Last comment by GDM, on Mar 26, 2011 at 12:08 pm | 7 comments | 2538 Views


William Ware remembered

At the suggestion of a Valley Transit Authority bus driver, a bench dedicated to the memory of William Ware has been installed...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2013
Last comment by Greg David, on Mar 25, 2013 at 2:19 pm | 5 comments | 2538 Views


The dough, re, mi's of pizza

According to, there are more than 61,000 pizzerias in the United States. Americans eat about 100 acres of pizza...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2013
Last comment by Kath, on Nov 21, 2013 at 1:49 pm | 3 comments | 2538 Views


Letters to the Editor

<B>Looks like council was asleep at the budget wheel Read the full story here

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2009
Last comment by oldschgrl, on Apr 24, 2009 at 12:34 pm | 1 comment | 2537 Views


Leadership Mountain View now recruiting for the Class of 2010

Leadership Mountain View (LMV)is celebrating its 20th Anniversary as well as recruiting for the Class of 2010. Leadership...

Original post made by Alicia Crank on Jul. 22, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2536 Views


Police release sketch of burglary suspect

The Mountain View Police Department has released a sketch of a burglary suspect who surprised a napping resident on Thursday....

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2013
Last comment by Just the Facts, on Jun 5, 2013 at 4:38 pm | 14 comments | 2536 Views
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Local restaurants snag Michelin Bib Gourmand status
By Elena Kadvany | 4 comments | 11,878 views

Response to Arguments Against Measure B
By Steve Levy | 20 comments | 2,026 views

Garden Zucchini Pancakes with Umami Tomato Meets Woodside Elementary
By Laura Stec | 1 comment | 1,021 views