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Talking about the end of the world

On Saturday, Oct. 27, the SETI Institute's weekly science radio show, "Big Picture Science," will be hosting a live performance...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2012
Last comment by Garrett, on Oct 28, 2012 at 12:19 pm | 4 comments | 3015 Views


Man fights off robbers on El Camino Real

A man fought off two would-be robbers in the early hours of Monday morning, suffering a kick to the face, but managing to...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2012
Last comment by Flava Dave, on Nov 16, 2012 at 7:14 pm | 4 comments | 2423 Views


Hospital mulling Measure M response

El Camino Hospital officials have been tight-lipped in the wake of the passage of the salary capping initiative, Measure...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2012
Last comment by front line worker, on Jan 19, 2013 at 2:06 pm | 4 comments | 2740 Views


Community tree-lighting set for Monday

On Monday, Dec. 3, the city of Mountain View will be holding its annual Community Tree Lighting Celebration from 5:30 p.m....

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2012
Last comment by All Welcome, on Dec 4, 2012 at 11:13 am | 4 comments | 2983 Views


Zoning OK'd for group homes, homeless shelters

The City Council unanimously passed state-required zoning code changes on Dec. 4 to allow housing for the homeless and mentally...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2012
Last comment by haha, on Dec 13, 2012 at 4:38 pm | 4 comments | 2780 Views


Holiday Fund: A partnership sent from 'the heavens'

Some might see it as simple supply-and-demand economics, but officials from a local chapter of the Kiwanis International...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2012
Last comment by ed, on Dec 20, 2012 at 6:46 pm | 4 comments | 2022 Views


Witnesses: car that killed Ware was speeding

The driver accused of hitting and killing William Ware appeared in court today, Dec. 27, for a preliminary hearing. Several...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2012
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Dec 29, 2012 at 7:25 am | 4 comments | 2232 Views


Local bank robbed

A man robbed the Chase Bank at 2510 W. El Camino Real on Tuesday, according to police. Read the full story here

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2013
Last comment by Steve M., on Mar 1, 2013 at 8:05 am | 4 comments | 2867 Views


TCE: Apartment owner changes stance on toxics testing

An apartment building owner has finally allowed the Environmental Protection Agency to see if unsafe levels of toxic vapors...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2013
Last comment by John, on Mar 8, 2013 at 6:42 pm | 4 comments | 3088 Views


Simitian to be sworn in Sunday as county supervisor

Former state Sen. Joe Simitian will officially be sworn in as the Santa Clara County supervisor at ceremonies in Palo Alto...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2013
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Mar 14, 2013 at 8:54 pm | 4 comments | 4494 Views


Pumar returning to court

The jury selection is scheduled to begin next week in the trial of Matthew Pumar, who is on trial for the death of well-known...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2013
Last comment by resident, on Aug 1, 2013 at 5:56 pm | 4 comments | 3572 Views


Students, staff show off new labs at Foothill College

Touring the newly opened Physical Sciences & Engineering Center at Foothill College, it's easy to forget you are on the grounds...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2013
Last comment by Anonymous, on Mar 21, 2013 at 9:18 pm | 4 comments | 14050 Views


Council split over union wages for housing projects

After deliberations that highlighted differing values among its members, the City Council voted on Tuesday to study a "prevailing...

Original post made on May. 9, 2013
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on May 10, 2013 at 11:22 am | 4 comments | 2311 Views


Toolbox, tools stolen from storage unit

A toolbox and various tools were stolen from a storage unit in a Mountain View apartment complex sometime between Friday...

Original post made on May. 13, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on May 14, 2013 at 9:23 pm | 4 comments | 2520 Views


Two bikes, TV stolen from open garage

A man living on the 2700 block of Diericx Drive woke up Sunday to find two bicycles and a TV had been taken from his open...

Original post made on May. 14, 2013
Last comment by apeman, on May 14, 2013 at 2:49 pm | 4 comments | 2139 Views


Google burglary bust

It appears that an ex-Googler may have felt he was entitled to a do-it-yourself severance package after the company cut him...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by dtrain, on May 23, 2013 at 2:53 pm | 4 comments | 2774 Views


At-risk high school students making gains

Earlier this month, U.S. News and World Report published a story ranking both Mountain View and Los Altos high schools among...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by Not nice, on May 29, 2013 at 7:10 pm | 4 comments | 7250 Views


Burglary suspect nabbed

A tip helped Mountain View police arrest a burglary suspect in the wake of a surge in local break-ins. Read the full...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2013
Last comment by Ron MV, on Jun 7, 2013 at 2:24 pm | 4 comments | 2892 Views


The day the video store died

Nostalgia lines the shelves in Videoscope, Mountain View's last video rental store. The sentiment overwhelms upon entering...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2013
Last comment by k teleki, on Jun 15, 2013 at 12:58 am | 4 comments | 6715 Views


Techie charged with Silicon Valley burglaries

An information-technology consultant has been charged with a string of Silicon Valley office burglaries that shut down business...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2013
Last comment by mvsuws, on Jun 20, 2013 at 9:46 pm | 4 comments | 2692 Views
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