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Council OKs 164 apartments for Rose Market site

A real estate developer was praised by a wide swath of the community at the City Council meeting on Tuesday evening for going...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2014
Last comment by Silly Comment, 1 hour ago | 29 comments | 3711 Views

ELECTIONS

Santana Row developer to buy much of San Antonio center

In some good news for those who have been saying they'd like to see a Santana Row-style development in Mountain View, Santana...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2014
Last comment by great news, 1 hour ago | 19 comments | 2334 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman taps former PAUSD head as interim superintendent

The Mountain View Whisman school board is tapping Kevin Skelly as the district's interim superintendent. Skelly, the former...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2014
Last comment by Proverbial, 3 hours ago | 10 comments | 1896 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Community shuttle starts rolling Jan. 5

On the first Monday of 2015, blue-and-white shuttles will begin circulating in Mountain View, a free service to get people...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2014
Last comment by resident, 7 hours ago | 12 comments | 1926 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Supervisors OK county's first living-wage plan

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors today approved its first-ever resolution to require companies and nonprofits...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2014
Last comment by @Derp, 17 hours ago | 12 comments | 1565 Views

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Bay Area sees record rainfall in December

Major cities in the Bay Area are experiencing record rainfall during the first half of December, the National Weather Service...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2014
Last comment by PA Resident, on Dec 16, 2014 at 10:06 pm | 7 comments | 1319 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Moffet's Air National Guard rescue sick sailor

An Air National Guard unit based at Moffett Field rescued a sick man from a commercial fishing boat off the coast of Monterey...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2014
Last comment by D, on Dec 16, 2014 at 3:31 pm | 2 comments | 791 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Simitian recommends exploration of police body cameras

Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian on Dec. 12 recommended the county explore the feasibility of having sheriff's...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2014
Last comment by Be Better Than That., on Dec 16, 2014 at 9:27 am | 2 comments | 693 Views

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Crime briefs: vehicle invasion and arrest during traffic stop

Police arrest man after he allegedly reaches for a baseball bat; man arrested for getting inside someone else's vehicle Read...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2014
Last comment by It figures Gallegos a Latino, on Dec 15, 2014 at 4:42 pm | 2 comments | 1405 Views

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Weapons charges dropped against Young Jeezy

Felony weapons charges against rapper Young Jeezy and five others have been dropped following the fatal shooting at Shoreline...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2014
Last comment by Young MBA, on Dec 15, 2014 at 4:25 pm | 1 comment | 1349 Views

AROUND TOWN

P.E. credit for marching band?

Everyone seems to agree that marching up and down a football field while banging on drums or playing the horn is hard work....

Original post made on May. 16, 2013
Last comment by Bdawg99, on Dec 14, 2014 at 9:33 pm | 33 comments | 41427 Views

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City's fees for affordable housing to be highest in region

City Council members decided Tuesday night to charge a higher fees on office development than any other city in the region,...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2014
Last comment by I'm not an Economist, on Dec 13, 2014 at 7:32 pm | 4 comments | 1594 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The end of the Groves era at MVLA

Superintendent Barry Groves of the Mountain View-Los Altos Union High School District announced Monday night he will retire...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2014
Last comment by Sarah, on Dec 13, 2014 at 11:43 am | 1 comment | 237 Views

MOVIES

Let my people 'Whoa!'

Ever since the 2004 megahit "The Passion of the Christ," Hollywood has been open-minded to faith-based entertainment, and...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2014
There are no comments yet. 1260 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto's popular muralist Greg Brown dies

Greg Brown, a Palo Alto muralist whose elaborate, realistic and often whimsical depictions of crooks, aliens, cunning animals...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2014
Last comment by nobody, on Dec 12, 2014 at 9:37 pm | 3 comments | 5982 Views

RESTAURANTS

Games and grub

A San Mateo native, Vinny Ferrando has been a Bay Area sports fan for as long as he can remember. Practically raised at Candlestick...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2014
Last comment by Kari Hendricks , on Dec 12, 2014 at 9:07 pm | 3 comments | 1847 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council OKs San Antonio center project; Milk Pail market saved

The City Council unanimously approved the second phase of the redevelopment of San Antonio shopping Center Tuesday night,...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2014
Last comment by Sparty, on Dec 12, 2014 at 6:56 pm | 53 comments | 8685 Views

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Free shuttle to connect tech companies and downtown

Starting Jan. 12, new shuttles with green and blue logos will become a common sight during commute hours in Mountain View,...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2014
Last comment by Maher, on Dec 12, 2014 at 2:56 pm | 11 comments | 3093 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Students delve into the world of coding

Students of all ages across Mountain View are getting a taste of what it's like to be a computer programmer this week, as...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2014
Last comment by James, on Dec 12, 2014 at 2:27 pm | 1 comment | 1005 Views

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Fighting dog stabbed to death by neighbor

Animal Control officers are investigating whether a Mountain View resident was justified in stabbing a neighbor's Labrador...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2013
Last comment by heewhaw, on Dec 12, 2014 at 1:13 pm | 38 comments | 16330 Views
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