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AROUND TOWN

Residents: How is the new food waste recyling program going?

Now that we're a few weeks in, I'm just curious about how the new food scraps recycling is going for people. Do you find...

Original post made by Making Great Dirt on Jul. 26, 2017
Last comment by As I see it, 7 minutes ago | 2 comments | 50 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Launching rent control has hefty price tag

Rent control is touted as a way to clamp down on housing expenses, but in at least one regard it's fast becoming a money...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2017
Last comment by @YIMBY, 48 minutes ago | 39 comments | 3156 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Guest opinion: Enrollment growth: Find best solution, not quickest

Enrollment growth is a long-term issue that warrants a lasting, thorough solution to benefit current and future generations...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2017
Last comment by Long Memory, 58 minutes ago | 2 comments | 141 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Still no solid plan for school bond money

The final day of July will mark the 1,000th day since the Los Altos School District's $150 million Measure N bond squeaked...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2017
Last comment by Rrie-King Mouron, 15 hours ago | 16 comments | 3340 Views

AROUND TOWN

Suspect sought in screwdriver attack

Police are looking for a man who allegedly stabbed a person with a screwdriver after he and the victim got into an argument...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2017
Last comment by Kyle, 16 hours ago | 1 comment | 1203 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Regional plans for major housing growth up for approval

Elected officials from all nine Bay Area counties are set to vote later this month on a road map for sustainable growth in...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2017
Last comment by We've done enough, 19 hours ago | 44 comments | 2581 Views

SPORTS

Community rallies to find bone-marrow match for professor

The Bay Area's South Asian community, technology companies and universities across the country are rallying to save the life...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2017
There are no comments yet. 4433 Views

AROUND TOWN

A graveyard of Google bikes

It's just one of the many perks of working at Google -- employees can take their pick from about 1,000 brightly colored bicycles...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2017
Last comment by business opportunity, 20 hours ago | 58 comments | 8958 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man arrested for In-N-Out cheeseburger theft

A 24-year-old transient man was arrested over the weekend after he allegedly grabbed a bag full of cheeseburgers from an...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2017
Last comment by Nick, 22 hours ago | 2 comments | 822 Views

ELECTIONS

Peninsula economy labor growth stalled

A midyear analysis of Silicon Valley and San Francisco Peninsula economic trends shows unemployment at its lowest rate since...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2017
Last comment by Anke, 23 hours ago | 2 comments | 947 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 Mary vipham(Davis), 23 hours ago | 227 comments | 73473 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents say big questions still remain over Teach to One

Parents in the Mountain View Whisman School District are still uneasy about the handling of a controversial digital math...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2017
Last comment by @ Gary, on Jul 25, 2017 at 11:35 am | 65 comments | 5053 Views

ELECTIONS

Federal judge keeps injunction blocking Trump order on sanctuary cities in place

A federal judge in San Francisco Thursday denied a request by President Donald Trump's administration to lift an injunction...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2017
Last comment by Zekkular Bulgaris, on Jul 25, 2017 at 10:38 am | 5 comments | 942 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man arrested in suspected concert drug sale

A 20-year-old man was arrested at the Audiotistic Festival at Shoreline Amphitheatre over the weekend after he was allegedly...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2017
Last comment by Zekkular Bulgaris, on Jul 25, 2017 at 10:34 am | 2 comments | 1021 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hollywood actor John Heard found dead in Palo Alto

Hollywood actor John Heard, 71, best known as the dad from "Home Alone," died in a Palo Alto hotel room on Friday afternoon,...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2017
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 25, 2017 at 8:24 am | 5 comments | 2965 Views

OTHER ISSUES

San Antonio center near completion

It took nearly half a decade, but a massive new office campus at the San Antonio Shopping Center is almost complete. The...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2017
Last comment by Anke, on Jul 25, 2017 at 12:38 am | 58 comments | 7849 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tenant attorneys seek clarity on rent-control kickoff

Could Mountain View's landlords soon be on the hook to pay back a small fortune in overcharged rents? Read the full story...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man , on Jul 25, 2017 at 12:11 am | 38 comments | 1120 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Elected leaders celebrate start of Caltrain electrification project

Gov. Jerry Brown and other elected leaders were at the Millbrae Caltrain station Friday to celebrate the beginning of a project...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2017
Last comment by Ahem, on Jul 24, 2017 at 10:18 pm | 9 comments | 1357 Views

RESTAURANTS

Los Altos: Two caught with stolen mail, police say

Police arrested a man and woman from East Palo Alto on Sunday after they were allegedly caught stealing mail in a residential...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2360 Views

MOVIES

Health advisers help ease Medicare confusion

Dec. 7 marks the end of Medicare's annual fall election period and the only time most seniors can make changes to their health...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2038 Views
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