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RESTAURANTS

Restaurant review: So much food, so little flavor

Sajj Mediterranean in Mountain View feels more like a fueling station than a restaurant. With two food trucks, five restaurant...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1745 Views

ELECTIONS

City budget holds big payday for employees

The big theme of Mountain View's $125 million budget is the city is due to get a huge windfall -- and officials have already...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2017
Last comment by Steve, on Jul 10, 2017 at 4:34 pm | 16 comments | 2522 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Facebook unveils plans for giant new development in Menlo Park

Facebook, which hit 2 billion users June 27, has announced plans for a major new office, residential and retail development...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2017
Last comment by Mtn View resident, on Jul 10, 2017 at 3:11 pm | 2 comments | 3362 Views

ELECTIONS

Council balks at bulky Avalon Bay project

In a study session at the April 18 meeting, the City Council reviewed plans to squeeze nearly 350 new apartments into a site...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2017
Last comment by YIMBY, on Jul 10, 2017 at 8:50 am | 24 comments | 3140 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Far fewer girls enrolled in advanced math

Mountain View Whisman School District officials are taking a closer look at what could be causing fewer girls to sign up...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2017
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jul 8, 2017 at 12:15 pm | 26 comments | 2930 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cautious high school district holds on to reserves

Despite talk of launching expensive new programs and spending down reserves earlier this year, the Mountain View-Los Altos...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2017
Last comment by Good Perspective, on Jul 8, 2017 at 8:27 am | 1 comment | 1227 Views

ELECTIONS

Brock Turner judge responds to recall

Aaron Persky, the Santa Clara County judge who is facing a recall after his controversial sentencing of former Stanford University...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2017
Last comment by Gary, on Jul 7, 2017 at 3:35 pm | 12 comments | 262 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Start-up Quixey closes its Mountain View office

Despite ample investment money, the downtown Mountain View start-up Quixey is reportedly closing its doors. In recent days...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2017
Last comment by Shoreline, on Jul 6, 2017 at 7:59 pm | 13 comments | 13603 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Two-alarm fire destroys MV townhouse this morning

An electric coffee-roaster may have sparked a two-alarm structure fire in Mountain View on Wednesday morning that ended up...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2017
Last comment by SukwinderDixit, on Jul 6, 2017 at 4:17 pm | 1 comment | 3361 Views

ELECTIONS

Airplane noise reduction proposals under review

The Federal Aviation Administration is reviewing more than 100 recommendations that a committee of South Bay legislators...

Original post made on May. 22, 2017
Last comment by Jessica, on Jul 6, 2017 at 11:09 am | 47 comments | 3137 Views

AROUND TOWN

Los Altos acupuncturist charged with insurance fraud

A Los Altos acupuncturist has been charged with fraudulently billing insurance companies for treatments that he never gave,...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1938 Views

AROUND TOWN

Wildfire near Shoreline Park under investigation

Firefighters raced to Mountain View's baylands on Sunday afternoon to put out a grass fire that was quickly spreading in...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2017
Last comment by Culprit, on Jul 4, 2017 at 9:22 am | 2 comments | 2060 Views

AROUND TOWN

Equipment failure blamed for MV power outage

An equipment failure caused a power outage Sunday evening for 3,185 PG&E electric customers in the Mountain View area, PG&E...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2017
Last comment by Jes' Sayin', on Jul 3, 2017 at 12:10 am | 1 comment | 1582 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Modular homes coming to Mountain View?

It might be a glimpse of the future of Bay Area housing -- rows and rows of pre-built, easily assembled homes, each perhaps...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2017
Last comment by David B. Karpf, MD, on Jul 2, 2017 at 7:04 pm | 9 comments | 3634 Views

AROUND TOWN

Motorcyclist evading police dies in crash

A man driving a stolen motorcycle died after the motorcycle hit a tree in Mountain View early Saturday morning, a police...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2017
There are no comments yet. 3141 Views

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Brock Turner judge responds to recall

Aaron Persky, the Santa Clara County judge who is facing a recall after his controversial sentencing of former Stanford University...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1599 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

More deficit spending for MV Whisman school district

In an effort to spend down bloated reserves and help the students who need it most, the Mountain View Whisman School District's...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2017
Last comment by Christopher Chiang, on Jul 2, 2017 at 1:38 pm | 7 comments | 1653 Views

ELECTIONS

Calls for North Bayshore housing cap sparks concern

Are Mountain View leaders scaling back their ambitious roadmap for housing in North Bayshore? Plenty of public speakers...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2017
Last comment by Laura H, on Jul 1, 2017 at 11:15 am | 25 comments | 3093 Views

AROUND TOWN

Suspect in 2008 MV slayings arrested in Sacramento

A man previously linked to a 2008 double-homicide in Mountain View was arrested in Sacramento County this week for allegedly...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2017
Last comment by d man, on Jun 30, 2017 at 3:15 pm | 4 comments | 1851 Views

AROUND TOWN

High school district seeks vacant city land

Faced with little room for enrollment growth, Mountain View-Los Altos High School District officials say a vacant city-owned...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2017
Last comment by @Golden City, on Jun 30, 2017 at 11:12 am | 6 comments | 2297 Views
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