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Police: Would-be burglars tried to run down cop

Police say a group of men tried to run over a police officer in their getaway car after attempting to steal liquor from a...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2010
Last comment by Disgusted, on Feb 2, 2010 at 10:51 am | 17 comments | 2496 Views


President Obama asks Congress for $125M for Caltrain electrification

President Barack Obama has asked Congress for $125 million in the fiscal 2017 budget for the electrification of Caltrain,...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2016
Last comment by ElectrifyCaltrainButScrapHSR, on Feb 18, 2016 at 12:47 pm | 17 comments | 2496 Views


Police detain driver found near Google buildings

Police detained the driver of a vehicle reported to be near Google buildings in Mountain View early this morning. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2016
There are no comments yet. 2496 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 | 2495 Views


Bernie Sanders coming to Palo Alto Wednesday

Six days before the California primary, presidential candidate Bernie Sanders will be coming to Palo Alto to hold a free...

Original post made on May. 31, 2016
Last comment by Greg David, on Jun 2, 2016 at 10:09 am | 12 comments | 2495 Views


Preschool parents oppose cell tower atop church

Mountain View's First Presbyterian Church has proposed putting a cell phone tower on its roof, but the parents of a preschool...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2010
Last comment by Dennis Wingo, on Nov 13, 2010 at 12:15 pm | 2 comments | 2494 Views


Eco-friendly driveways turn down the heat

Although Sarah Carpenter had considered repaving their worn-out driveway with cement, the idea of a big chunk of it sitting...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2009
Last comment by Phil, on Oct 26, 2009 at 8:11 am | 1 comment | 2494 Views


White House: NASA responsible for Hangar One

After months of review, the federal government has concluded that NASA Ames will have to pay for any restoration of historic...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2010
Last comment by Citizen, on Mar 26, 2011 at 9:20 pm | 16 comments | 2494 Views


A new era dawns for Day Worker Center

The rain coming through the roof didn't seem to dampen anyone's spirits as the Day Worker Center of Mountain View entered...

Original post made on May. 27, 2010
Last comment by Fer, on Nov 2, 2010 at 9:02 am | 13 comments | 2493 Views


Run for Zimbabwe, fix the plumbing

This year, it's all about the plumbing. The annual Run for Zimbabwe Orphans, an exuberant fundraiser that combines cross-country...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2016
Last comment by dewas, on Apr 9, 2016 at 5:46 am | 7 comments | 2493 Views


Article on Mountain View and Google in the New York Times

Google and Mountain View Recast Company-Town Model quotes both Mayor Bryant and several comments from this website.

Original post made by Yonatan Bryant on Feb. 19, 2010
Last comment by Thom, on Feb 21, 2010 at 12:02 pm | 4 comments | 2491 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 | 2491 Views


Tropicana Lodge being demolished

The vacant Tropicana Lodge hotel was being turned into debris this morning to make way for a 162-unit apartment complex to...

Original post made on May. 22, 2013
Last comment by Flava Dave, on May 28, 2013 at 2:25 am | 11 comments | 2490 Views


How a front yard turned into an elephant habitat

Some homeowners deck their yards with garden gnomes; others go for pink flamingos. Christina Yin and Michael Maung have all...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2016
Last comment by harvardmom, on May 1, 2016 at 6:39 am | 7 comments | 2490 Views


Peninsula Youth Theatre Presents "Sleeping Beauty"

Peninsula Youth Theatre will present Kate Hawley's "Sleeping Beauty," a twist on this classic tale, May 9 - 17 at the Mountain...

Original post made by mike on May. 8, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2489 Views


Pedal-powered taxis roll down Castro

The latest form of transit in downtown Mountain View may be low-tech, but it also seems a perfect fit for these modern times,...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2010
Last comment by Jack Naybor, on Jan 25, 2010 at 10:05 pm | 11 comments | 2489 Views


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 | 2489 Views


Youth sports camp preview this weekend

In an effort to promote its athletic programs and give coaches a sneak peek at up-and-coming local talent, this summer Mountain...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2012
Last comment by To each his own, on Apr 22, 2012 at 11:31 pm | 3 comments | 2489 Views


Los Altos district to ask for $193 parcel tax

Read the full story here posted Tuesday,...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2016
Last comment by @Ron Haley, on Jan 22, 2016 at 4:52 pm | 7 comments | 2488 Views


Burgers galore

I almost developed a napkin fetish by the time I finished my visits to The Workshop Burgers Bar & Grill. Napkins were dispensed...

Original post made on May. 27, 2011
Last comment by A. Reader, on May 27, 2011 at 1:06 pm | 3 comments | 2488 Views
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