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Bus lanes back on the table

The possibility of a light rail-like bus system and new bike lanes on El Camino Real are still on the table for Mountain...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2012
Last comment by BC, on Nov 18, 2012 at 12:23 pm | 2 comments | 1444 Views

AROUND TOWN

why is Google honoring Hugo Chavez on Easter Sunday????

Right wing commentators from around the country are threatening to boycott Google after the Mountain View company displayed...

Original post made by computer illiterate on Mar. 31, 2013
Last comment by can't make it up, on Mar 31, 2013 at 2:45 pm | 1 comment | 1444 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Crime briefs: car burglary, home burglary and indecent exposure

Two suspects flee officers in home burglary, groundskeeping tools stolen from a truck bed and man exposes himself on a city...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2014
Last comment by rolo, on Sep 28, 2014 at 9:13 pm | 2 comments | 1444 Views

AROUND TOWN

Plane crash kills 3, knocks out power to region

Mountain View's neighboring city to the north was all but shut down Wednesday after a small passenger plane crashed in East...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2010
Last comment by friend of a friend, on Feb 22, 2010 at 2:23 pm | 5 comments | 1443 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Dr. David Druker of PAMF dies at home Friday

David Druker, M.D., president and CEO of the Palo Alto Medical Foundation and a longtime practicing physician, died at his...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2010
Last comment by Laura Toby, on Jul 26, 2010 at 2:51 pm | 1 comment | 1443 Views

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Police release sketch of burglary suspect

Mountain View police have released a sketch of the man they believe burglarized the home of an elderly Mountain View woman...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2011
Last comment by Thom, on Dec 20, 2011 at 2:16 pm | 7 comments | 1443 Views

AROUND TOWN

Better solution needed for public smoking

Last week the City Council missed an opportunity to find a way to allow smoking in certain well-protected areas of local...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2012
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Feb 24, 2012 at 2:14 pm | 1 comment | 1442 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A happy homecoming

Air National Guard Sgt. Jesus Feliciano is embraced by his children, fraternal twins Tristan and Adriana, when he returned...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2013
Last comment by USA, on Jun 14, 2013 at 10:45 pm | 2 comments | 1442 Views

ELECTIONS

Census numbers show Mountain View's staggering job growth

Given how rising housing prices and commuter traffic are causing serious problems for many, tracking the city's job growth...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2014
Last comment by R U kidding, on Aug 25, 2014 at 5:11 pm | 34 comments | 1442 Views

AROUND TOWN

Resident injured during Calderon Ave. fire

A household in the "Avalon at Creekside" apartment complex has been displaced following a one-alarm fire Friday morning that...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2010
Last comment by DCS, on Jan 12, 2010 at 4:06 pm | 11 comments | 1441 Views

AROUND TOWN

Armed robbery at 7-Eleven

Two armed men held up the 7-Eleven on Rengstorff Avenue on Monday, June 20, making off with the contents of the store's cash...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by PH, on Jun 25, 2011 at 10:42 am | 5 comments | 1441 Views

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Where everybody knows your name

Eating at Main Street Cafe & Books is like dropping in at a neighbor's house, more about the friendliness than the food....

Original post made on May. 7, 2012
Last comment by Cookie Lover, on May 7, 2012 at 2:05 pm | 1 comment | 1441 Views

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Blowing people away

A local building that draws more electricity than the entire city of Mountain View turns 25 next week. The massive structure...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2012
Last comment by Mr. Nice, on Dec 10, 2012 at 5:59 am | 6 comments | 1441 Views

OTHER ISSUES

No home yet for Berlin Wall sections

On Tuesday the City Council was set to decide where to display two large sections of the Berlin Wall donated to the city...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2013
Last comment by Council recall, on Jan 24, 2013 at 1:52 pm | 24 comments | 1441 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gift baskets raise funds for nonprofit

The Kaiser Permanente Medical office on Castro Street donated over $4,500 to the Mountain View Community Health Awareness...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2013
Last comment by Marti, on Jan 23, 2013 at 7:15 pm | 2 comments | 1441 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Full bellies all summer long

Hunger isn't just a problem in the developing world. Even in the ostensibly well-to-do communities of Silicon Valley, one...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2013
Last comment by Well Done, on Jun 17, 2013 at 12:49 pm | 2 comments | 1441 Views

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Historic Pearson house demolished

After years of abandonment and several attempts to save it, the 130-year-old home of early Mountain View businessman Charles...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2013
Last comment by wally, on Apr 29, 2013 at 1:33 am | 11 comments | 1440 Views

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Two-alarm fire at U-Haul damages eight vehicles

Arson investigators are searching for the cause of a two-alarm fire last night at the U-Haul at 62 W. El Camino Real, a spokeswoman...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2011
Last comment by Mr. DePortum, on Jul 25, 2011 at 6:52 am | 9 comments | 1439 Views

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Measure M would limit top El Camino salaries

The CEO and many upper management officials working for El Camino Hospital could see their paychecks greatly reduced this...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2012
Last comment by JFLosAltos, on Oct 24, 2012 at 9:23 pm | 5 comments | 1439 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Residents urged to dispose of recalled spinach

The California Department of Health is advising residents who purchased two lots of recalled baby spinach to throw the products...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2010
Last comment by Total recall, on Jul 12, 2010 at 12:10 pm | 1 comment | 1438 Views
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