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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 | 2862 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 | 3078 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 | 4486 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 | 3566 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 | 14045 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 | 2301 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 | 2518 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 | 2135 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 | 2770 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 | 7244 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 | 2890 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 | 6711 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 | 2687 Views


Property values boost high school district budget

When it comes to the local high school district's budget, things seem to be getting back to normal, according to Joe White. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2013
Last comment by John, on Jun 26, 2013 at 7:54 pm | 4 comments | 2857 Views


City should act to save Rose Market

The City Council needs to step back and take a deep breath before giving the green light to a proposed four-story apartment/ground...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2013
Last comment by MVResident67, on Jul 14, 2013 at 11:33 am | 4 comments | 3695 Views


Car crashes when driver passes out

Police say a driver apparently passed out behind the wheel, veered across several lanes and crashed into a tree right next...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2013
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on Jul 3, 2013 at 4:53 pm | 4 comments | 3450 Views


Gusher at Google

A fire hydrant was knocked over by a hit-and-run driver on Google property Tuesday, July 9, creating a temporary fountain...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2013
Last comment by OR, on Jul 13, 2013 at 11:07 am | 4 comments | 2409 Views


At long last, a medal

Juan C. Aranda Jr. was awarded the Air Force Commendation Medal for his actions nearly 57 years ago at a ceremony at Moffett...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2013
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Jul 19, 2013 at 12:37 pm | 4 comments | 3585 Views


Women pepper-spray security guard in denim heist

A group of women made off with close to $2,000 in jeans from the Mountain View Kohl's after spraying a security guard in...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2013
Last comment by usa, on Jul 31, 2013 at 5:36 pm | 4 comments | 2591 Views


Big police activity Weds night at Walmart

Weds...1030pm at Walmart. Cops everywhere. Police line tape everywhere. Employees evacuated and held way over by the Game...

Original post made by sparty on Jul. 31, 2013
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Aug 2, 2013 at 4:37 pm | 4 comments | 1627 Views
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