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Arrest after hidden camera discovered in bathroom

For the second time in two weeks, the Mountain View Police Department has arrested a Mountain View man on child porn possession...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2016
Last comment by pogo, on Aug 26, 2016 at 3:49 pm | 2 comments | 5371 Views

RESTAURANTS

Anyone tried UWink yet?

Heard that this restaurant is open and fun? Anyone tried it yet?...

Original post made by PA Resident on Sep. 14, 2008
Last comment by Bernie Brightman, on Oct 5, 2008 at 2:18 am | 9 comments | 5370 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google founders can fly jet of Moffett

NASA Ames released a statement Monday explaining why a Boeing 767, owned by Google founders Larry Page and Sergei Brin, was...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2007
Last comment by BobYbarra, on Sep 17, 2007 at 11:31 pm | 3 comments | 5369 Views

OTHER ISSUES

With no sales tax, Google contributes little to city's bottom line

Mountain View must realize that Google's prestige is not paying the bills. Google does not generate the tax revenue Mountain...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2013
Last comment by Jessica, on Aug 22, 2013 at 12:49 am | 4 comments | 5364 Views

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Skaters say skate park overhaul is long overdue

As usual, the Rengstorff skate park was a busy place on Friday afternoon, with the sound of a dozen skateboards bouncing...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2011
Last comment by Bruno, on Mar 15, 2011 at 3:19 pm | 8 comments | 5362 Views

AROUND TOWN

Final push planned to clear TCE plume

A new effort to clean the last vestiges of an underground plume of toxic chemicals known as TCE from beneath an area of Mountain...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2007
Last comment by Matt Raschke, on Nov 28, 2007 at 9:42 pm | 2 comments | 5361 Views

ELECTIONS

No labor peace for hotel on city land

In a closed-door meeting last week about a hotel and office development proposed for city land at 750 Moffett Boulevard,...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2014
Last comment by Maher, on Sep 18, 2014 at 7:36 pm | 8 comments | 5358 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County to roll out ID cards for veterans

The estimated 85,000 veterans of the U.S. military in Santa Clara County will be eligible to receive photo identification...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2014
Last comment by Jay Park, on Jun 12, 2014 at 11:35 am | 10 comments | 5355 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council finally sees Shoreline traffic fix ideas

Dedicated shuttle lanes, futuristic people-movers, park-and-ride garages and new bikeways are among the transportation options...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2012
Last comment by Mountain View Mom, on Oct 25, 2012 at 2:50 pm | 26 comments | 5354 Views

ELECTIONS

Editorial endorsement: Phone tax upgrade justified

In Mountain View, home of Google and numerous high-tech firms, voters should easily understand the city's effort to broaden...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2010
Last comment by nil, on Nov 1, 2010 at 7:49 pm | 2 comments | 5354 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District considers hiring private eye

With elementary school enrollment growing faster than expected, and about 80 students on a waiting list to attend their neighborhood...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2008
Last comment by LOL X3, on Oct 4, 2008 at 10:56 am | 27 comments | 5353 Views

AROUND TOWN

El Camino enjoys record profits

El Camino Hospital saw its best fiscal performance in decades this year, chalking up a profit, or what it calls "net operating...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2007
Last comment by Dom, on Sep 28, 2007 at 9:28 pm | 6 comments | 5352 Views

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PG&E working to restore power to 20,000 in Bay Area

As the latest in a series of storms to hit the Bay Area continued to move south this morning, PG&E was working to restore...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2012
There are no comments yet. 5352 Views

AROUND TOWN

Expect delays during Foothill Expy. bridge-widening project

Commuters using Foothill Expressway could be delayed by 10 minutes or more today at Loyola Corners as work begins on the...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2015
Last comment by Hi Pot, I'm the Kettle, on Apr 17, 2015 at 6:53 am | 13 comments | 5352 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board hesitates over pricey Castro plans

The Mountain View Whisman school board got its first detailed look at ambitious plans to change the face of Castro Elementary,...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2015
Last comment by sc, on Jun 14, 2015 at 2:46 am | 4 comments | 5350 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Tis the season, already

Is it really time to run our annual holiday story? The candle-lighting and hall-decking and jingling seem to be starting...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2013
Last comment by Mountain View resident, on Nov 14, 2013 at 5:15 pm | 2 comments | 5350 Views

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Bay Area braces for toll lane projects

Projects that would add express lanes to two Bay Area highways through Mountain View are well on the way, part of a Silicon...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2015
Last comment by JeSuisCharlie, on Feb 10, 2015 at 4:00 pm | 25 comments | 5350 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District makes the call on boundary change

After considering nearly 50 different proposed scenarios for boundary changes in the Los Altos School District, board members...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2007
Last comment by Wavemama, on Sep 7, 2007 at 10:13 am | 6 comments | 5349 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Moffett a serious contender for World Expo

It appears more and more likely that the World Expo will come to Moffett Field in 2020, along with a new local landmark,...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2011
Last comment by DCS, on Feb 8, 2011 at 5:24 pm | 11 comments | 5349 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View's greenest home

The house at 96 Eldora Drive is so green -- with its special lighting, greywater system and geothermal heating, among other...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2008
Last comment by Solar , on Oct 17, 2016 at 5:49 am | 5 comments | 5349 Views
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