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"Yuri's Night"
The Five Ton Crane is an art installation from Bay Area artists. Attendees at Yuri's Night stand in line to tour the rocketship. Submitted by Michelle Le on May 17, 2010


A noteworthy passion
Last month, employees from some of the largest local tech companies gathered at the Fox Theatre in Redwood City. But they weren't there to hear a keynote speech for the unveiling of a new AI product. They were there to sing a cappella. Saturday, 7:54 AM | 3 comments

Council approves natural gas ban, electric car requirements
Despite some last-minute reservations, the Mountain View City Council on Tuesday unanimously gave final approval to a broad set of new building codes that ban the use of natural gas in all types of new home construction. Friday, 12:13 PM | 6 comments

VP Mike Pence tours NASA Ames, talks space exploration and mass shootings
Vice President Mike Pence touted big plans for an American-led lunar landing by 2024 during a Thursday appearance at the NASA Ames Research Center where he lauded the ingenuity of local engineers and researchers behind the effort.
Thursday, 4:43 PM | 6 comments

Burglary suspects try to evade arrest, crash car outside Mountain View police department
Three men suspected of burglarizing cars in Mountain View tried to evade arrest in a Mercedes on Wednesday night, but ended up crashing into a parking sign right outside the back entrance of the Mountain View Police Department. Thursday, 4:17 PM | 5 comments

Police chief picked as Mountain View's interim city manager
The City Council selected Police Chief Max Bosel to take over as interim city manager when Dan Rich retires next month. Thursday, 12:59 PM

Affordable health insurance sessions set for this Saturday
To ensure more people are covered with health insurance, three information sessions are scheduled this Saturday in Palo Alto, Mountain View and Los Altos about low-cost insurance options. Thursday, 9:12 AM

Mountain View City Council's rent control reform measure boosts pass-through costs, raises rent cap
The Mountain View City Council on Tuesday night approved final language for a ballot measure changing the city's rent control law to allow bigger rent increases and exclude mobile home parks. It will go before voters in March. Wednesday, 2:32 PM | 19 comments

Tim Bond named TheatreWorks Silicon Valley's next artistic leader
Tim Bond has been appointed the next artistic director of TheatreWorks Silicon Valley, the organization announced Tuesday. Wednesday, 9:24 AM | 2 comments

County supervisors ban e-cigarette sales, calling on cities like Mountain View to do more to curb teen vaping
The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors sought to make a strong statement about the teen vaping epidemic, voting to prohibit the sale of e-cigarettes in unincorporated areas. A new report says Mountain View needs to do more. Tuesday, 5:56 PM | 2 comments

Stanford decides to add plaque with Chanel Miller's words
Almost two years after rejecting a quote proposed by Chanel Miller for a plaque at a memorial garden where she was sexually assaulted by Brock Turner, Stanford University has reversed its position and decided to use her chosen words. Tuesday, 2:02 PM | 2 comments

Mountain View doctor and community activist Mike Fischetti dies at 76
Dr. Mike Fischetti, an oncologist, impassioned health care advocate and community activist, died Oct. 29 due to health complications. He was 76.
Tuesday, 1:52 PM | 6 comments

Inside Stanford's bid to expand -- and how it came undone

Three-car collision leaves six students, three adults with minor injuries

Teens arrested in Los Altos carjacking


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