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Students protest international racism, war crimes

Students that marched in December to protest police killings of unarmed black men took to the streets again Wednesday evening,...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2015
Last comment by Sparty, 19 minutes ago | 37 comments | 2307 Views

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El Camino bus lanes win praise from public, concern from council

After hearing from a dozen supporters on Tuesday night, the Mountain View City Council continued to lean against allowing...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2014
Last comment by Caltrain reality, 3 hours ago | 159 comments | 3975 Views

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Caltrain reports fatality near MV station

A man was struck and killed by a Caltrain south of the Mountain View Caltrain Station Thursday afternoon. Read the full...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2015
Last comment by Chuck, 4 hours ago | 4 comments | 2665 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bay Area braces for toll lane projects

Projects that would add express lanes to two Bay Area highways through Mountain View are well on the way, part of a Silicon...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2015
Last comment by PA Resident, 5 hours ago | 12 comments | 326 Views

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Sutter Health, Blue Shield come to agreement

Health care provider Sutter Health and Blue Shield of California have finalized a new two-year contract, according to an...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2015
Last comment by Laurie England , 6 hours ago | 2 comments | 629 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Where to draw the line?

School boundaries in Mountain View aren't working particularly well for the Mountain View Whisman School District. Officials...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2015
Last comment by Cleave Frink, 7 hours ago | 7 comments | 1250 Views

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Are toll lanes the answer to commute headache?

Maybe it was inevitable in the land of overnight millionaires striking gold in an area famous for its explosive growth and...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2015
Last comment by SRB, 15 hours ago | 1 comment | 83 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Students kick off discount card program

Two seniors at Mountain View High School are looking to leave one last gift for their fellow students before heading off...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2015
Last comment by Leo Hsia, 23 hours ago | 3 comments | 1763 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Santa Clara County officials warn of measles exposure

Santa Clara County Public Health Department officials today confirmed that a person infected with measles may have exposed...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2015
Last comment by JP, on Jan 29, 2015 at 2:33 pm | 8 comments | 2102 Views

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$22K in tools stolen from construction site

Police received a report that a construction site was robbed over the weekend in Mountain View, and someone made off with...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2015
Last comment by what?, on Jan 29, 2015 at 2:03 pm | 11 comments | 1810 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

High schools get new EV chargers for free

High schools in Mountain View are on the cutting edge of sustainability, and a recent deal inked between the district and...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2015
Last comment by This is nothing, on Jan 29, 2015 at 1:49 pm | 5 comments | 1536 Views

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Looking for trouble below

A crew member checks a drill on Evandale Avenue, where new wells are being created to monitor trichlorethylene (TCE) groundwater...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2015
Last comment by Nope, on Jan 29, 2015 at 10:06 am | 2 comments | 1541 Views

BOOKS

The gay heart of San Francisco

With "The Days of Anna Madrigal," the ninth book in his "Tales of the City" series, beloved San Francisco writer Armistead...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2015
Last comment by Native 1955, on Jan 28, 2015 at 3:13 pm | 2 comments | 858 Views

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Townhouse fire displaces four people

A two-alarm fire at a Mountain View townhouse Monday night resulted in one minor injury and left four people displaced....

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2015
Last comment by Susan Slater, on Jan 28, 2015 at 2:49 pm | 3 comments | 2162 Views

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All about county government

Joe Simitian, the Santa Clara County supervisor who represents Mountain View, announced that the county is currently accepting...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2015
Last comment by Greg Coladonato, on Jan 28, 2015 at 2:08 pm | 1 comment | 976 Views

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Library holds naturalization workshop

A naturalization information session, hosted by the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services, will be held on Wednesday,...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2015
Last comment by Debbie, on Jan 28, 2015 at 1:16 pm | 2 comments | 796 Views

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Council seeks to develop downtown parking lots

In the City Council's first substantial public discussion since three new members took office Jan. 6, members said they wanted...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2015
Last comment by Dana St. Resident , on Jan 28, 2015 at 12:22 pm | 23 comments | 3117 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teachers mixed on Common Core readiness

Students in nearly 1,000 school districts across California will log in this spring to take part in the state's first Common...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2015
Last comment by Greg, on Jan 27, 2015 at 9:02 pm | 3 comments | 1403 Views

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Office development on active MV bus yard?

Mountain View could have a large development built above an active bus yard, thanks to the high price of real estate near...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2015
Last comment by Skating Rink, on Jan 27, 2015 at 12:27 am | 10 comments | 3671 Views

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PG&E plans to strip backyards

For several decades, Eileen and Beto Telleria's backyard has been a respite from their daily stresses, a Japanese garden...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2012
Last comment by Ignorance , on Jan 25, 2015 at 11:13 pm | 45 comments | 2894 Views
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