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Former MVLA superintendent's second act

Barry Groves admits that he may have failed at retirement, instead winding up in one of the top leadership roles at one of...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2018
Last comment by John, on Feb 25, 2018 at 10:09 am | 3 comments | 1070 Views


Want to sound off about the city? There's an app for that.

Mountain View residents can voice their questions and concerns about the city at any time and from anywhere, now that the...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2010
Last comment by USA, on Jun 7, 2010 at 11:15 am | 1 comment | 1069 Views


Anyone can post and "like" their own comments

Just to be clear, this is not a validated forum. Anyone in the world, or on another planet, can post, and "like" their own,...

Original post made by Crossings commenter on Sep. 14, 2016
Last comment by Sour Grapes, on Sep 14, 2016 at 7:23 am | 1 comment | 1068 Views


Flashes from the Past - Like Memories of MV, but old products

The what do you recall from Mountain View's past thread is great and it got me thinking of when I used to live in Mountain...

Original post made by CrescentParkAnon on May. 17, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1064 Views


Mountain View taxi company order to pay $175K in back wages

The owner of a Silicon Valley taxi and limousine company has been ordered to pay $175,000 in back wages to dozens of drivers...

Original post made on May. 25, 2016
Last comment by Why pay employees?, on May 28, 2016 at 11:07 am | 8 comments | 1062 Views


Bayer Leverkusen vs Tottenham Hotspur Live

Bayer Leverkusen vs Tottenham Hotspur Live...

Original post made by bovelc on Oct. 18, 2016
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Guild Theatre to close Thursday

Landmark's Guild Theatre, a single-screen movie theater that's been in Menlo Park since 1924, is set to officially close...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2019
Last comment by Croc Dundee, on Sep 25, 2019 at 2:20 pm | 1 comment | 1058 Views


Rhiannon Giddens and Francesco Turrisi bring folk fusion to Bing Concert Hall

Bluegrass virtuoso Rhiannon Giddens and Italian percussion master Francesco Turrisi will give a lecture and concert at Stanford...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2020
There are no comments yet. 1053 Views


School board: Google needs to do more

Mountain View Whisman school board members were underwhelmed last week by Google's latest offer for a future school in North...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2019
Last comment by ST parent, on Mar 16, 2019 at 5:20 pm | 12 comments | 1050 Views


Mixed bag of applicants for rent control committee

Mountain View City Council members will have their choice of seven candidates, a mix of professionals and property owners,...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2019
Last comment by The Business Man, on Jan 11, 2019 at 3:56 pm | 3 comments | 1050 Views


The Residential Parking Permit (RPP) ordiance may harm downtown merchants

The 2nd reading of the Residential Parking Permit (RPP) ordinance takes place tomorrow evening. The ordinance will allow...

Original post made by Garages-Reimagined on Oct. 24, 2016
Last comment by Garages-Reimagined, on Oct 25, 2016 at 3:09 pm | 3 comments | 1047 Views


A vs B LIve


Original post made by yoyturg on Oct. 27, 2016
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Guest Editorials in the August 5 issue

A primer for school board candidates Excellent advice; I hope all board members and candidates follow it. I especially...

Original post made by Doug Pearson on Aug. 7, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1042 Views


Late contributions boost City Council campaigns

Campaign donations are pouring in for John Inks in his bid for a third term on the Mountain View City Council. Just days...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2018
Last comment by Grumpy Minority, on Nov 21, 2018 at 2:30 pm | 21 comments | 1041 Views


Palo Alto police to pilot psychiatric-emergency team

Bravo to PAPD and the city of Palo Alto! "Palo Alto police to pilot psychiatric-emergency team Officer and mental health...

Original post made by Advocate on Jan. 15, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1038 Views


Stevens Creek Trail Repair

Whatever happened to the repair to the Stevens Creek trail that was damaged by the winter storm earlier this year? The Santa...

Original post made by Sam Moore on Jul. 10, 2017
Last comment by Gary Kremen, on Jul 23, 2017 at 9:13 pm | 5 comments | 1033 Views


Strumming to its own beat: Gryphon Stringed Instruments goes gold

For half a century, Palo Alto's Gryphon Stringed Instruments has been a hub for acoustic music lovers. Read the full story...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2019
Last comment by PeaceLove, on Sep 27, 2019 at 2:53 pm | 1 comment | 1033 Views


Two inmates escape

Law enforcement agencies are searching for two Santa Clara County inmates who escaped from the Palo Alto courthouse this...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2017
Last comment by WHAT?, on Nov 6, 2017 at 2:53 pm | 1 comment | 1032 Views


Letters to the editor

<B>Measure V not too costly Read the full story here

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2018
Last comment by Landlord lies, on Apr 13, 2018 at 8:46 am | 1 comment | 1032 Views


DUI vs DUI collision on Middlefield on Saturday

The Mountain View Police Department sent out a press release about two apparently DUI drivers crashing into each other on...

Original post made by parent on Sep. 4, 2016
Last comment by The Donald, on Sep 7, 2016 at 4:01 pm | 1 comment | 1029 Views
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Short story writers wanted!

The 34th Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult and Teen categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by March 27, 2020. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category.

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