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Former Army housing site eyed for North Bayshore school

Like manna from heaven, a school campus-sized site may have opened up in North Bayshore to serve the thousands of new households...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2017
Last comment by Wow, on Jun 23, 2017 at 9:20 am | 10 comments | 3247 Views

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Pumar sentenced to one year in jail

Matthew Pumar, the driver who hit and killed a Mountain View man last summer, was sentenced to one year in county jail and...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2013
Last comment by Bill Wares Niece, on Jun 21, 2017 at 11:26 pm | 25 comments | 15582 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Eight arrested at Brad Paisley concert

Mountain View police arrested eight people at the Brad Paisley country concert at Shoreline Amphitheatre over the weekend,...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2017
Last comment by Reader, on Jun 21, 2017 at 5:26 pm | 12 comments | 2857 Views

AROUND TOWN

Chez TJ, Tied House team up for mixed-use project

The owner of Chez TJ, the city's high-end restaurant serving gourmet tasting dinners from inside a historic Victorian house...

Original post made on May. 4, 2017
Last comment by Jeff T, on Jun 21, 2017 at 10:50 am | 17 comments | 7454 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Heat wave this week prompts weather advisory, Flex alert

A heat advisory for the Bay Area issued by the National Weather Service has been extended through 9 p.m. Thursday as sweltering...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2017
Last comment by Robyn, on Jun 20, 2017 at 4:03 pm | 1 comment | 1480 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Navy hits pause on dissolving Moffett RAB

Following pushback from local residents and political leaders, U.S. Navy officials announced Friday they would hold off on...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2017
Last comment by Neighbor, on Jun 19, 2017 at 10:59 pm | 2 comments | 2669 Views

AROUND TOWN

Record heat at Moffett Field on Sunday

High temperatures in nine San Francisco Bay Area locations were new records for Sunday's date, including at Moffett Field,...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2017
Last comment by Uhg!, on Jun 19, 2017 at 3:56 pm | 2 comments | 1904 Views

AROUND TOWN

Guest opinion: Fighting floods begins now with stream maintenance

Every summer since 2001, the Santa Clara Valley Water District has undertaken a five-month-long effort to maintain and improve...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2017
Last comment by dot dot dot, on Jun 19, 2017 at 1:54 pm | 3 comments | 560 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man arrested over parking space dispute

Police arrested a 25-year-old Mountain View man last week after he allegedly punched two men for taking a parking spot he...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2017
Last comment by See? SEE?!?!, on Jun 19, 2017 at 7:06 am | 9 comments | 2354 Views

ELECTIONS

Rent control committee preps for a flood of landlord petitions

Mountain View inched a little bit closer to establishing its new rent-control program and deciding how to settle the myriad...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man, on Jun 19, 2017 at 12:26 am | 14 comments | 2246 Views

RESTAURANTS

Hobee's Restaurant sold to new owners

The family who has owned Peninsula breakfast institution Hobee's Restaurant for 43 years sold the business to two longtime...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2017
Last comment by clay, on Jun 18, 2017 at 5:24 am | 14 comments | 4964 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Children from new North Bayshore housing would flood local schools

As Mountain View's City Council approaches a final decision on whether to allow nearly 10,000 new homes to be built in North...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2017
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jun 17, 2017 at 8:53 pm | 12 comments | 1019 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Books Inc moving to new Castro St. home

Mountain View's landmark bookstore, Books Inc., is planning to leave its downtown location of 15 years But it won't be going...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2017
Last comment by lan, on Jun 17, 2017 at 4:44 pm | 19 comments | 9983 Views

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NASA seeks coders for ultimate challenge

For a programmer, this is a challenge equivalent to climbing Mount Everest. Officials at the NASA Ames Research Center announced...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2017
Last comment by , on Jun 17, 2017 at 12:39 am | 2 comments | 648 Views

ELECTIONS

Guest opinion: Consider more land options for new school site

Since the passage of the Los Altos School District's Measure N, 31 months ago, our school board has focused exclusively on...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2017
Last comment by Back to the Future(s), on Jun 16, 2017 at 5:26 am | 3 comments | 878 Views

OTHER ISSUES

SummerWinds nursery closing due to high rent

Mountain View is losing its SummerWinds Nursery. Palo Alto will become one of three remaining Bay Area locations after the...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2017
Last comment by YIMBY, on Jun 16, 2017 at 12:49 am | 27 comments | 4400 Views

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Affordable housing for vets breaks ground

On Monday, Mountain View dignitaries gathered for a groundbreaking for the $33 million Eagle Park Apartments at 1701 El Camino...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2017
Last comment by MV Resident, on Jun 15, 2017 at 3:38 pm | 2 comments | 2800 Views

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Los Gatos woman arrested in punching attack

A Los Gatos woman was arrested last week on battery charges after she allegedly attacked a woman without provocation, repeatedly...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2017
Last comment by Sad, on Jun 15, 2017 at 2:58 pm | 2 comments | 5195 Views

AROUND TOWN

Money down the drain

A Mountain View resident is lobbying for a refund after learning the city had been double-charging her sewer bill for the...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2017
Last comment by Mark Noack, on Jun 15, 2017 at 2:07 pm | 25 comments | 3496 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Cuesta Park

Named after the lush park that anchors the neighborhood, Cuesta Park is a mix of single-family homes and apartments facing...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2017
Last comment by Mayberry, on Jun 15, 2017 at 11:28 am | 2 comments | 1365 Views
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