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OTHER ISSUES

Council to review office plans for North Bayshore

It's a dilemma that other city would envy. Mountain View leaders are poised on Tuesday night to pick their favorites among...

Original post made on May. 1, 2015
Last comment by True, on May 7, 2015 at 12:03 am | 14 comments | 4872 Views

RESTAURANTS

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 | 3 comments | 4872 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board member out after one term

Calling the Mountain View Whisman school board "dysfunctional" and badly in need of new members, board member Bill Lambert...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2016
Last comment by Ralph, on Jul 23, 2016 at 7:43 am | 15 comments | 4871 Views

AROUND TOWN

Living in the shadows

It was barely 6 a.m. on Dec. 2, when Guillermo Zavala walked out the front door of his Mountain View apartment and straight...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2016
Last comment by Mike, on Mar 2, 2016 at 7:19 am | 31 comments | 4870 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Stasek's stories of Afghanistan

After leaving the Mountain View City Council six years ago, Rosemary Stasek did something unexpected: She moved to Afghanistan,...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2008
Last comment by James, on Oct 5, 2008 at 4:50 pm | 1 comment | 4869 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman board aims to put parcel tax on May ballot

In a bid to avoid lawsuits and a major challenge at the ballot box, the Mountain View Whisman school board on Thursday night...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2016
Last comment by Randy Guelph, on Dec 22, 2016 at 8:57 pm | 24 comments | 4869 Views

ELECTIONS

Candidates square off again at KMVT debate

In one of the most intense debates for City Council hopefuls so far this election campaign, eight of the nine candidates...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2008
Last comment by Lucy Chang, on Oct 20, 2008 at 12:00 pm | 7 comments | 4868 Views

AROUND TOWN

Neighbors dislike smell of KFC

Neighbors packed a small meeting room at City Hall last week to oppose a KFC-A&W fast food restaurant to replace the abandoned...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2007
Last comment by Unknown, on Sep 14, 2007 at 7:03 pm | 1 comment | 4866 Views

AROUND TOWN

Camera may hold clue to arrests

Last week's birthday party-turned-violent melee is either a case of police brutality or drunken partiers run amok, depending...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2008
Last comment by Anonymous, on Sep 30, 2010 at 6:51 pm | 19 comments | 4864 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Owner seeks a buyer for 291 Evandale

Facing a long list of code violations, a souring housing market and irritated neighbors, the owner of 291 Evandale Ave. is...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2009
Last comment by alex, on Jun 5, 2011 at 10:50 am | 15 comments | 4862 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hetch Hetchy project a no-go

A litany of fiery statements Tuesday night did not stop the City Council from cleaning the slate at 450 Whisman Road, rejecting...

Original post made on May. 2, 2008
Last comment by DM, on May 2, 2008 at 12:24 pm | 2 comments | 4862 Views

AROUND TOWN

County supervisors seek new 'living wage' law

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday directed staff to study the impacts of imposing a "living wage" on...

Original post made on May. 21, 2014
Last comment by Rich, on May 22, 2014 at 2:38 pm | 5 comments | 4862 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Another stab at drawing new school boundaries

The Mountain View Whisman School District kicked off a new effort to change attendance boundaries, marking the second attempt...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by Cfrink, on Oct 3, 2016 at 12:29 am | 15 comments | 4861 Views

SPORTS

Council may outsource golf course on Tuesday

In what is sure to be an emotional meeting on Tuesday, the City Council is set to vote on outsourcing the operation of the...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2011
Last comment by Another Steve, on Sep 30, 2011 at 10:25 am | 17 comments | 4861 Views

ELECTIONS

Eshoo explains vote for bailout bill

Calling it "as tough a vote I have ever taken in Congress," Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Palo Alto, said she voted for the financial...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2008
Last comment by b, on Mar 20, 2009 at 6:35 pm | 14 comments | 4859 Views

MOVIES

Review: 'John Carter'

In dire need of a cinematic sugar rush? Look no farther than Disney's blockbuster offering "John Carter," a fantasy extravaganza...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2012
Last comment by paulie, on Mar 9, 2012 at 8:27 pm | 1 comment | 4858 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Few opt to build companion units

A new state mandate would drastically alter Mountain View's rules for companion units, in some cases allowing homeowners...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2017
Last comment by sprinkler nerd, on Apr 4, 2017 at 12:30 pm | 25 comments | 4857 Views

RESTAURANTS

Tons of tasty choices

Chalateco still looks like the Taco Bell it used to be, if not the Una Mas it was more recently. Don't worry. Chalateco is...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2010
Last comment by A. Reader, on Nov 13, 2010 at 3:31 am | 1 comment | 4857 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Trustees question Measure G management

The Mountain View Whisman School District's board of trustees is prioritizing projects funded by the $198 million Measure...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2013
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Mar 16, 2013 at 7:16 pm | 12 comments | 4855 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board postpones Whisman school decision

Residents urging the Mountain View Whisman School District to open a new school in the Slater and Whisman neighborhood area...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2015
Last comment by Aamir Farooqui, on Jun 15, 2015 at 10:57 pm | 25 comments | 4855 Views
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