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RESTAURANTS

Maxing out your home sale

Getting a home ready to sell is like getting dressed for the prom, says Coldwell Banker realtor Tim Kerns. Read the full...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1163 Views

ELECTIONS

German school expansion plans in jeopardy

The former site of Whisman Elementary has turned into a thriving center of multicultural education over the years, after...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2017
Last comment by Pewrgul, on Feb 5, 2017 at 4:01 pm | 4 comments | 2019 Views

OTHER ISSUES

So much more than a soup kitchen

To see how the area served by the Community Services Agency has changed, Tom Myers needs only to peer out his office window....

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2308 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Students create startups

Middle-schoolers gathered this weekend to work on new products during Startup Weekend at Crittenden Middle School. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2017
Last comment by a mv resident, on Feb 4, 2017 at 8:08 am | 3 comments | 2207 Views

MOVIES

'Scholars' group offers a shot at college

Los Altos High School graduate Guadalope Garcia says he would not be a student at California State University, East Bay without...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2402 Views

AROUND TOWN

Saturday: Talk with legal experts about immigrant rights

The Mountain View Public Library on Saturday, Feb. 4, will host a pair of legal experts for an educational lecture on immigrant...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2017
Last comment by Love, on Feb 3, 2017 at 8:05 pm | 2 comments | 1170 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford student, others sue Trump over immigration ban

A Yemeni Stanford University freshman and two other California students filed a lawsuit Thursday against President Donald...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1367 Views

AROUND TOWN

County to file lawsuit against President Trump's order

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors decided Tuesday evening to sue President Donald Trump over an executive order...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2017
Last comment by NoNeckJoe, on Feb 3, 2017 at 5:04 pm | 23 comments | 5025 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Googlers unite against Trump's travel ban

Following a wave of weekend protests at airports across the U.S., local tech giant Google staged its own political rally...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2017
Last comment by MyOpinion, on Feb 3, 2017 at 4:28 pm | 17 comments | 3611 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Palo Altan helps Afghan interpreter get visa

Qismat Amin, an Afghan interpreter who helped the U.S. Army, has been waiting for years for the U.S. government to grant...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2017
Last comment by Joy, on Feb 3, 2017 at 3:50 pm | 2 comments | 1074 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Gas leak forces evacuation of 600 Google employees

Hundreds of Google employees were evacuated Wednesday morning after a contractor accidentally pierced a gas line in the area,...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2017
Last comment by us_xunil, on Feb 3, 2017 at 2:21 pm | 5 comments | 2493 Views

AROUND TOWN

What was Mountain View like in the '70s

I am new to the area and am curious what life was like in Mountain View in the 1970s, 1980s and even earlier. I would love...

Original post made by Newbie on Apr. 13, 2008
Last comment by Online name, on Feb 3, 2017 at 10:30 am | 211 comments | 66863 Views

AROUND TOWN

Storms bring downed trees and collapsed creek bank

Mountain View residents Bert and Sylvia Sutherland got a big surprise when they returned home from Seattle last month --...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2017
Last comment by vkmo, on Feb 2, 2017 at 5:30 pm | 2 comments | 4406 Views

OTHER ISSUES

As it rains, state considers continuing drought rules

The California State Water Resources Control Board is considering keeping water use restrictions in place because, despite...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2017
Last comment by Not far down the road, on Feb 2, 2017 at 9:56 am | 4 comments | 1142 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Squeezing in a new school

The Mountain View Whisman School District is still hammering out the details on what Slater Elementary will look like when...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2017
Last comment by Slater / German school swap?, on Feb 2, 2017 at 9:43 am | 36 comments | 4591 Views

AROUND TOWN

Future of East Whisman nears decision

It's nearing decision time for Mountain View leaders to lay out their future vision for transforming the office-heavy East...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2017
Last comment by Mt. View Neighbor, on Feb 2, 2017 at 8:39 am | 4 comments | 3988 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google expansion brings mixed feelings

While Google has been in Mountain View for years, the company has yet to occupy an entirely new building in the city. That...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2013
Last comment by Chris, on Feb 2, 2017 at 4:15 am | 34 comments | 15307 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Rain, heavy winds forecast for Bay Area

The rain is returning to the Bay Area later this week, with some areas receiving up to three inches, according to the National...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2017
Last comment by anthodyd, on Jan 31, 2017 at 6:29 pm | 3 comments | 1690 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council will defend Measure V in court

Despite plenty of misgivings, the Mountain View City Council signaled that the city would rally to defend the voter-approved...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man, on Jan 31, 2017 at 6:28 pm | 74 comments | 5709 Views

AROUND TOWN

All-electric car for $20,000

Armed with expertise gained from pushing electric car technology to the limit in race cars, NASA Ames-based Kleenspeed is...

Original post made on May. 14, 2010
Last comment by haleyya11, on Jan 31, 2017 at 5:50 pm | 12 comments | 4596 Views
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