The Mercury News
A night of gathering to unite Bay Area neighborhoods
Community groups around the region interact with law enforcement officials
Mountain View police Officer James Guevarra shares a laugh with Mountain View resident Blanca Ortiz, right, and her daughter, Kaziah Armas, 9, during a National Night Out event in downtown Mountain View on Tuesday. Cities and community groups gathered around the Bay Area — and the nation — for the annual event that aims to bring residents together.