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Ennui onstage

There's a whole lot of ennui and disappointment for the characters in Anton Chekhov's dramedy "Uncle Vanya," which Mountain...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2017
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BOOKS

Laundry room fire displaces one resident

Mountain View fire crews quickly extinguished a fire Saturday afternoon in a home on Gladys Avenue. Read the full story...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2016
Last comment by Larallels, 2 hours ago | 3 comments | 2253 Views

MOVIES

Ice cream 101

Five local ice cream shop owners and chefs shared their wisdom about how to achieve that perfectly creamy, mouthwatering...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2017
Last comment by Larallels, 2 hours ago | 1 comment | 1331 Views

BOOKS

She was framed

A Nazi-enabled "finders keepers" claim comes under scrutiny in the based-on-a-true-story drama, "Woman in Gold." Read the...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2017
Last comment by Larallels, 2 hours ago | 1 comment | 6370 Views

AROUND TOWN

County seeks poet laureate applicants

Feeling literary? Santa Clara County is now accepting applications for the position of poet laureate, to be selected in March...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2012
Last comment by HaroBind, 3 hours ago | 4 comments | 2811 Views

AROUND TOWN

Blending high-speed rail with Caltrain?

Caltrain officials on Wednesday, Aug. 17, presented the results of a study that tested the feasibility of integrating...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2011
Last comment by Ronunlila, 3 hours ago | 9 comments | 3533 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Locals to Navy: Try harder

A Navy proposal to dispose of toxins on Hangar One by stripping the structure and leaving its bare skeleton behind is not...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2008
Last comment by JeffEnsusa, 3 hours ago | 2 comments | 4010 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

No election for high school district this November

Voters won't be weighing in this November on who joins the Mountain View-Los Altos High School District board of trustees....

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2016
Last comment by JeffEnsusa, 3 hours ago | 2 comments | 2239 Views

AROUND TOWN

City prepares ambitious affordable-housing package

Mountain View's City Council signaled support for a new aggressive campaign to promote housing growth that would require...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2017
Last comment by Bob, 7 hours ago | 24 comments | 1673 Views

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Council backs plan for pot shops in Mountain View

Calling it a sensible approach to a drug that's legal and widely accepted in the Bay Area, Mountain View City Council members...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2017
Last comment by Tom, 15 hours ago | 31 comments | 2953 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Animal clinic facing new complaints

Mountain View's Alta View Animal Hospital is facing mounting complaints from disgruntled clients who blame the clinic for...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
Last comment by Baltmer, 16 hours ago | 10 comments | 5827 Views

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South Bay prepares to start clean-energy alternative

South Bay cities in the coming weeks will be flipping the on switch for a new clean-energy alternative that is being presented...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2017
Last comment by John M., 17 hours ago | 16 comments | 5323 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Blockbuster housing bills headed for passage

Last week marked the end of California's legislative session, and lawmakers approved some landmark housing bills that are...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2017
Last comment by Common sense, 23 hours ago | 4 comments | 794 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Survey: Less homework, less stress for MVLA students

Thousands of teens at Mountain View and Los Altos high schools say they have benefited from a new homework policy aimed at...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2017
Last comment by Palo Alto Parent, 23 hours ago | 14 comments | 4180 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police target RVs on Crisanto Avenue

Crisanto Avenue, home to the city's largest makeshift encampment of people living out of their cars, was a tense scene on...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2017
Last comment by LOL, on Sep 22, 2017 at 9:10 am | 29 comments | 6088 Views

MOVIES

Health advisers help ease Medicare confusion

Dec. 7 marks the end of Medicare's annual fall election period and the only time most seniors can make changes to their health...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2017
Last comment by DavidGof, on Sep 21, 2017 at 11:24 pm | 1 comment | 2307 Views

AROUND TOWN

Graham parents complain about daily traffic jam

Back in 2012, a trio of students hit by vehicles near Graham Middle School spurred parents and school officials to push the...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2017
Last comment by StopMtnView, on Sep 21, 2017 at 9:45 pm | 15 comments | 596 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local teens pitch in for Hurricane Harvey relief

Most of the floodwater has receded from Houston after Hurricane Harvey made landfall late last month, dumping close to 50...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2017
Last comment by Impressive, on Sep 21, 2017 at 6:25 pm | 2 comments | 896 Views

OTHER ISSUES

School board wary of big parcel tax increase

The Mountain View Whisman School District has had a pretty good track record at the ballot box in recent years, blowing by...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2017
Last comment by Anita B., on Sep 21, 2017 at 1:52 pm | 4 comments | 1454 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Supervisor to discuss his time in 'Trump's America'

Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian will discuss the observations he made and perspectives he gained in his visits...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2017
Last comment by @Randy, on Sep 21, 2017 at 12:10 pm | 29 comments | 1742 Views
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Truckee cafe to expand to Menlo Park
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Attraction to a Person Outside Your Relationship
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