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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 | 4894 Views


Child endangerment arrest

A 38-year-old Sunnyvale woman was arrested on Monday after officers suspected she was under the influence of methamphetamine...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2017
Last comment by NorthOrSouth, on Nov 15, 2017 at 7:12 pm | 4 comments | 1552 Views


Dazzling production, dated stereotypes

From a purely technical perspective, TheatreWorks puts on a fantastic show. But for all of its merits from the technical...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2017
Last comment by m2grs, on Dec 7, 2017 at 7:47 pm | 4 comments | 1233 Views


Firefighters surprise homeless kids with holiday gifts

It wasn’t quite Santa’s sleigh, but rather a Mountain View fire truck that arrived loaded with gifts for Christmas. Local...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2017
Last comment by a neighbor from OMVNA, on Dec 26, 2017 at 3:14 pm | 4 comments | 4060 Views


The biggest crime stories of 2017

The year drew to a grim close in Mountain View, with a brutal downtown slaying and a young Google engineer discovered dead...

Original post made on Jan. 1, 2018
Last comment by musical, on Jan 3, 2018 at 3:43 am | 4 comments | 3088 Views


Popular eatery worries its days are numbered

On a weekday night on Castro Street, it's hard to find a more popular spot than Bierhaus. After 4:30 p.m. or so, the downtown...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2018
Last comment by Dan Sakols, on Jan 5, 2018 at 5:23 pm | 4 comments | 257 Views


Multiple painkillers found in deceased actor John Heard

Actor John Heard, who was found dead in a Palo Alto hotel room last July, had numerous potent painkillers in his system,...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2018
Last comment by AllYouCanEat, on Jan 9, 2018 at 9:36 am | 4 comments | 1492 Views


Police arrest man driving stolen Land Rover

A 33-year-old man was arrested in Mountain View last week after the owner of a stolen vehicle spotted him driving it, police...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2018
Last comment by Gary, on Jan 15, 2018 at 10:56 am | 4 comments | 2053 Views


Tens of thousands expected at Bay Area Women's Marches

Tens of thousands of people are expected to turn out Saturday in cities across the Bay Area -- and at Stanford University...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2018
Last comment by Gary, 9 hours ago | 4 comments | 745 Views


Letters to the editor

<B>Constitution should suffice Read the full story here

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2015
Last comment by Already a Sanctuary County, on Aug 14, 2015 at 5:10 am | 4 comments | 1773 Views


Fabulous prefab

Mountain View may soon be the only Bay Area city to have a genuine 1930s-era prefab diner, trucked out from the East Coast...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2007
Last comment by Roger, on Jun 24, 2015 at 1:41 pm | 4 comments | 7485 Views


More restuarants bite the dust

Pick Up Stix at El Camino and El Monte abruptly closed, and how I've heard that California Roadhouse is gone....

Original post made by GSB on Feb. 10, 2008
Last comment by Ago, on Feb 12, 2008 at 3:28 pm | 4 comments | 6056 Views


Bites and bytes

Even from across the street you can't miss the light show flickering within uWink, the high-tech eatery that opened on the...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2008
Last comment by Nick, on Jan 26, 2009 at 1:06 pm | 4 comments | 4607 Views


Linda's Parisian Burger is Back

Heads up to long-time MVers who remember and new-time MVers who may have only heard or read about them - one of our city's...

Original post made by Nick on Jan. 12, 2009
Last comment by James, on Sep 15, 2010 at 1:02 pm | 4 comments | 8959 Views


Kitchen fire damages Spice Island Cafe

The Spice Island Cafe on Hope Street in downtown Mountain View was damaged in a one-alarm fire Saturday morning, according...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2009
Last comment by Liz, on Aug 28, 2009 at 5:43 am | 4 comments | 5939 Views


Shalala hits all the right notes

Umami. It is the fifth taste, most easily translated from Japanese as savoriness, which, in addition to sweet, salty, sour,...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2011
Last comment by A. Reader, on Mar 12, 2011 at 11:34 pm | 4 comments | 5138 Views


Fighting the law with free foie gras

Animal rights activists are up in arms over a local chef's decision to continue serving foie gras despite a new state law...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2012
Last comment by Mike, on Jul 23, 2012 at 4:08 pm | 4 comments | 3185 Views


Downtown MV restaurant news, and "Neapolitan" pizza craze

Note: Thanksgiving week, Ava's new full Deli at 340 Castro will feature traditional Thanksgiving dishes for take-out, maybe...

Original post made by Max Hauser on Nov. 22, 2013
Last comment by fc, on Jan 14, 2014 at 11:59 am | 4 comments | 3762 Views


Longtime dim sum spot, Cho's on California Avenue, to close

Cho's Mandarin Dim Sum, a 35-year-old hole-in-the-wall Chinese restaurant on California Avenue, will be serving potstickers,...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2014
Last comment by RESIDENT, on Jan 30, 2014 at 12:21 pm | 4 comments | 5779 Views


Chef Liu reverting to Mervyn's restaurant; historic lounge closing for now

A memory of many longtime Mountain-View residents is Mervyn's "Fine Foods" ("For Delightful Dining . . . and Cocktails"),...

Original post made by Max Hauser on Jul. 2, 2014
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Jul 12, 2014 at 1:04 pm | 4 comments | 5826 Views
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