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AROUND TOWN

Why the trains are whistling at 1:45am?

Anyone else hear the trains? The whistles are going on and on. I think it's freight trains that run at this hour. I woke...

Original post made by Awakened on Sep. 16, 2010
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OTHER ISSUES

Is there room for high-speed station?

If Mayor Ronit Bryant is correct, adding a high-speed rail terminal to the transit center could lead to a substantial makeover...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2010
Last comment by Lew, on Sep 15, 2010 at 6:53 pm | 3 comments | 1796 Views

AROUND TOWN

It's time to question the high salaries of Mountain View City Manager and Police Chief.

It's time to question the high salaries of Mountain View City Manager, Police Chief, and Firefighters that are higher than...

Original post made by Tea Partyer on Sep. 15, 2010
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RESTAURANTS

Linda's Parisian Burger is Back

Heads up to long-time MVers who remember and new-time MVers who may have only heard or read about them - one of our city's...

Original post made by Nick on Jan. 12, 2009
Last comment by James, on Sep 15, 2010 at 1:02 pm | 4 comments | 6066 Views

ELECTIONS

Patients plead to keep pot club open

The City Council came face to face with a half dozen medical marijuana users Tuesday who pleaded with the council to not...

Original post made on May. 12, 2010
Last comment by "Just Think About It", on Sep 14, 2010 at 8:57 pm | 9 comments | 2280 Views

ELECTIONS

Pear parcel blocks path plans

After seeing some drawings of a parkway running through his family's property, former Council member Matt Pear spoke up to...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2010
Last comment by "Just Think About It", on Sep 14, 2010 at 8:29 pm | 2 comments | 3251 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Arnold wants the world to come to Moffett Field

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, who has been touring Shanghai since last week in an effort to increase collaboration among Chinese...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by tommygee, on Sep 14, 2010 at 5:27 pm | 3 comments | 1661 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Senators urge inspection of California pipelines

California's senators urged a federal agency Monday to immediately order inspections of interstate natural gas pipelines...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by vfree, on Sep 14, 2010 at 3:21 pm | 1 comment | 1669 Views

AROUND TOWN

Never forget

Members of the United States military, local police and fire officials, and civic dignitaries memorialize those who died...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2010
Last comment by Mike Zelinski, on Sep 14, 2010 at 12:29 pm | 5 comments | 1395 Views

SPORTS

Babe Ruth Strikes Out?

Teenagers may have to find another place to play "Babe Ruth" baseball if the wishes of a concerned group of Mtn. View residents...

Original post made by Tom Lustig on Sep. 13, 2010
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OTHER ISSUES

Attend and Speak Out to Save Cuesta Annex on 9/16/10

Please come to a meeting on Thurs., Sept 16th from 6:30 - 8:30 PM between the Santa Clara Valley Water District and Mountain...

Original post made by Cyndy Riordan on Sep. 13, 2010
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

New superintendent peddles optimism for MV Whisman school district

Former lawyer Craig Goldman -- who has been in education for 20 years as a teacher, principal and administrator -- takes...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by Laid Off Teacher, on Sep 13, 2010 at 1:39 pm | 8 comments | 2804 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Federal funding at risk as schools miss test targets

Two local elementary schools have failed to hit state-defined education targets for two consecutive years. That failure has...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2010
Last comment by Laid Off Teacher, on Sep 13, 2010 at 1:38 pm | 23 comments | 3503 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google engineer plans run for council

With Google now established as the city's largest employer, the 2010 City Council election will be the first with a Google...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2010
Last comment by Du H, on Sep 12, 2010 at 8:31 am | 13 comments | 1916 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Officials report on devastating San Bruno blaze

State and local elected officials joined the San Bruno police and fire chiefs this morning at a press conference to answer...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2010
Last comment by pete, on Sep 10, 2010 at 9:25 pm | 2 comments | 11815 Views

AROUND TOWN

Prescription drug drop-off in MV

Saturday, September 25, 2010, 10 am-2 pm at the Police/Fire Administration Building, 1000 Villa Street, Mountain View, CA On...

Original post made by Mountain View Fire Dept. on Sep. 10, 2010
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OTHER ISSUES

New EPA plan protects neighborhood from toxic fumes

Mountain View resident Jane Horton said her fight to have her home tested for toxic groundwater vapors would have been much...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2010
Last comment by Old Ben, on Sep 10, 2010 at 9:55 am | 4 comments | 5798 Views

OTHER ISSUES

EDITORIAL: Mass transit's uncertain future

For years the city has been searching for a better way to get people from the downtown transit center — site of Caltrain's...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2010
Last comment by charms, on Sep 9, 2010 at 8:29 pm | 17 comments | 1945 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Minor quake hits Santa Clara County

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.2 struck Wednesday evening in Santa...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2010
Last comment by Kidding?, on Sep 9, 2010 at 5:38 pm | 2 comments | 1646 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Antonio: Council lukewarm on revamped shopping center plans

After being "underwhelmed" by the plan in May, a majority of the City Council did not entirely reject revised plans to revamp...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by tommygee, on Sep 9, 2010 at 3:39 pm | 9 comments | 1877 Views
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