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AROUND TOWN

Matichak, Abe-Koga, Clark and McAlister win council seats

By the end of election night, it became clear that returning councilmen Chris Clark and John McAlsiter would see another...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2016
Last comment by Paul, on Nov 12, 2016 at 6:50 pm | 9 comments | 5138 Views

AROUND TOWN

City fires IT contractor

The council decided unanimously Tuesday to create a 13-person, in-house information technology department to replace a costly...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2007
Last comment by MtnView Citizen, on Dec 3, 2007 at 3:27 pm | 1 comment | 5137 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google to roll out new self-driving cars in MV

The sight of Google's self-driving cars navigating the road is nothing new for Mountain View residents, but national tech...

Original post made on May. 21, 2015
Last comment by No More Tailgaters, on May 21, 2015 at 12:08 pm | 1 comment | 5137 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tensions flare over water district's homeless housing idea

Residents gave the Santa Clara Valley Water District a fiery and frustrated response Wednesday night to a proposal that would...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2017
Last comment by Gary, on Feb 22, 2017 at 12:03 am | 33 comments | 5136 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Lieber's campaign to focus on Prop. 13, budget

Former Mountain View mayor and state Assembly member Sally Lieber is known for being a Democrat further to the left than...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2012
Last comment by Hardin, on Mar 25, 2012 at 10:46 pm | 49 comments | 5135 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Governor orders mandatory reduction in water-use

Gov. Jerry Brown today issued an executive order for statewide mandatory water use reductions, the first-ever order in California's...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2015
Last comment by eric, on Jun 5, 2015 at 10:54 am | 30 comments | 5134 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alza: the last of a breed

Many Mountain View nonprofits probably saw it coming when Alza was purchased by the medical conglomerate Johnson and Johnson...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2007
Last comment by eric, on Aug 20, 2007 at 4:13 pm | 1 comment | 5134 Views

RESTAURANTS

Tasty Turkish fare

Mediterranean cuisine has long been a local restaurant favorite. Downtown Palo Alto has its fair share: oak-fired rotisserie...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2010
Last comment by southbaygal, on Dec 25, 2010 at 3:18 pm | 2 comments | 5133 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 | 5132 Views

OTHER ISSUES

FBI stages raid on local apartment

With guns drawn, FBI agents raided an apartment at a Mountain View complex on Monday, July 15, according to local witness...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2013
Last comment by Map Quest, on Jul 23, 2013 at 10:00 am | 9 comments | 5132 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bullis charter school can expand

Education ruled this week, despite pleas from Los Altos School District parents and trustees, who called the expansion "unnecessary"...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2008
Last comment by Amy, on Dec 10, 2008 at 6:11 pm | 3 comments | 5131 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVHS in brief lockdown during manhunt

Mountain View and Alta Vista high schools went into a five-minute "code red lockdown" Monday morning after a student attacked...

Original post made on May. 12, 2009
Last comment by eric, on May 14, 2009 at 5:14 pm | 14 comments | 5131 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police capture new suspect in double murder

Mountain View police made the surprise announcement Wednesday that they have arrested a new suspect in connection with the...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2008
Last comment by Z, on Apr 20, 2009 at 8:39 pm | 6 comments | 5131 Views

ELECTIONS

Fong clinches race for Assembly seat

Foothill-De Anza teacher and trustee Paul Fong has won the Democratic Party nod to run for District 22 representative in...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2008
Last comment by Elliot Miller, on Jun 27, 2008 at 9:46 am | 3 comments | 5131 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 | 5130 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bullis reaches milestone

The very first class of students to make its way from first through eighth grade at Bullis Charter School matriculated last...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2012
Last comment by Taxpayer, on Jun 21, 2012 at 10:05 pm | 12 comments | 5129 Views

ELECTIONS

Victim in fatal stabbing was attacked with bicycle and patio chair

Police on Wednesday revealed the weapons used in the violent stabbing attack that killed a 55-year-old man over the weekend:...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2017
Last comment by AllYouCanEat, on Nov 9, 2017 at 9:40 am | 16 comments | 5128 Views

AROUND TOWN

Quick-stop tamale shop

Roberto Luna affectionately calls the convenience store he manages on California Street and Mariposa Avenue "the little store."...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2013
Last comment by Ramon, on Apr 15, 2013 at 7:30 am | 14 comments | 5126 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 | 8 comments | 5126 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council to take up bike-ped safety

In response to several collisions — some deadly — and calls for change from residents, the City Council is beginning...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2012
Last comment by AC, on Dec 3, 2012 at 2:48 pm | 22 comments | 5124 Views
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