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Escaped inmate found in Mountain View

A man who walked out of a correctional facility in Southern California last month was found in Mountain View on Sunday, according...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2017
Last comment by Waldo, on Nov 9, 2017 at 7:07 am | 13 comments | 3882 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City Council unhappy with 'boxy' new developments

Mountain View City Council members spoke out last week against boxy, office-like housing projects, calling for a shift in...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2017
Last comment by YIMBY, on Nov 8, 2017 at 9:22 am | 22 comments | 4433 Views

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City cracks down on O'Malley's pub

Facing a growing number of complaints about noise and garbage, city officials threw the book at O'Malley's Sports Pub. At...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2017
Last comment by TomDarby, on Nov 8, 2017 at 8:52 am | 5 comments | 2812 Views

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Man seriously injured in downtown stabbing Saturday

A Marin County man was arrested for attempted murder Saturday night after he allegedly stabbed another man in downtown Mountain...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2017
Last comment by cuesta park neighbor, on Nov 6, 2017 at 5:14 pm | 4 comments | 4877 Views

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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 | 537 Views

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WeWork signs lease for San Antonio offices

The swiftly growing shared-workspace company WeWork announced last week that it had signed a deal to take over all 400,000...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2017
Last comment by Garrett, on Nov 5, 2017 at 9:38 am | 2 comments | 2124 Views

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Winter 'Spare the Air' season starts Wednesday

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District's Winter Spare the Air season starts Wednesday. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2017
Last comment by patrick, on Nov 4, 2017 at 2:59 pm | 1 comment | 946 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools develop new kind of transcript

Local schools in the Mastery Transcript Consortium are designing a new transcript that emphasizes student work and mastery...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2017
Last comment by median tuition?, on Nov 4, 2017 at 1:54 pm | 2 comments | 1575 Views

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A pollution solution that's growing on trees

New published studies from an experiment at Moffett Field is showing dramatic success at using inoculated poplar trees to...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man, on Nov 4, 2017 at 10:49 am | 22 comments | 6552 Views

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Editorial: Tom Means should resign from Rental Housing Committee

One year ago this month, Mountain View voters approved Measure V, a rent-stabilization law meant to put the brakes on the...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man, on Nov 3, 2017 at 11:50 pm | 1 comment | 426 Views

RESTAURANTS

City cracks down on O'Malley's pub

For some, O'Malley's Sports Pub off Old Middlefield Road is one of Mountain View's few remaining melting pots, a true public...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2017
Last comment by Angel hernandez, on Nov 3, 2017 at 8:25 pm | 1 comment | 386 Views

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Hospital's new CEO says patient care is top priority

El Camino Hospital's new CEO, Dan Woods, says he's still getting used to Silicon Valley after moving into Mountain View from...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2017
Last comment by Concerned patient, on Nov 3, 2017 at 4:43 pm | 1 comment | 1688 Views

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Downtown lot eyed for housing, new ideas

In their pursuit of affordable housing, Mountain View City Council members are looking at the city's largest downtown parking...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2017
Last comment by Mountain View Old-Timer, on Nov 3, 2017 at 3:31 pm | 21 comments | 1653 Views

RESTAURANTS

Something to chew on

New establishments that have opened recently are bringing fresh dining choices to both Palo Alto and Mountain View's restaurant-heavy...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2017
Last comment by Bruno, on Nov 3, 2017 at 3:01 pm | 1 comment | 1870 Views

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City approves downtown homeless shelter

Homeless women and children will have a sanctuary from the cold, wet winter months in Mountain View starting this winter. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2017
Last comment by Amazed, on Nov 3, 2017 at 2:37 pm | 10 comments | 5762 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A training ground for new teachers

When it comes to teaching, there are no training wheels. Newly certified teachers fresh out of school often go through a...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2017
Last comment by Christopher Chiang, on Nov 3, 2017 at 6:20 am | 1 comment | 1929 Views

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Man arrested in break-in at Ava's Downtown Market

Police arrested a 37-year-old transient man last week after he allegedly broke into Ava's Downtown Market in downtown Mountain...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2017
Last comment by CarolB, on Nov 2, 2017 at 3:24 pm | 2 comments | 1717 Views

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Google's unbuilt Bay View campus already claims breakthrough

At Moffett Field is the Bay View site, the largest construction project Google has yet attempted. By 2019, the location will...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2017
Last comment by Sue, on Nov 2, 2017 at 3:19 pm | 5 comments | 5580 Views

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Police investigating theft during Rolling Loud Festival brawl

Police are searching for a suspect who allegedly stole bags containing laptops, a camera and cash from a performer at Shoreline...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2017
Last comment by Yeah, but..., on Nov 1, 2017 at 8:45 pm | 13 comments | 1528 Views

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Alert issued for contaminated salads shipped to Trader Joe's stores

Contaminated salads were shipped to some Trader Joe's stores in California and could cause health problems, officials with...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2017
Last comment by William Hitchens, on Nov 1, 2017 at 4:07 pm | 3 comments | 1644 Views
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