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Measure T campaign raises questions

In the campaign to update the city's phone tax, Mountain View officials are dismissing concerns about the city staff's involvement...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2010
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Oct 26, 2010 at 11:12 am | 11 comments | 1975 Views

RESTAURANTS

Another frozen-yogurt shop? Really? Realllly?

C'mon Mountain View... There are a few things that downtown Mountain View does not need: More asian-style restaurants, hair/nail...

Original post made by TS on Oct. 20, 2010
Last comment by MV Mom, on Oct 25, 2010 at 4:38 pm | 3 comments | 3522 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rail authority lags in response to state auditor's report

Six months after State Auditor Elaine Howle released a scathing report about California's proposed high-speed rail project,...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2010
Last comment by steve, on Oct 25, 2010 at 4:04 pm | 3 comments | 1754 Views

AROUND TOWN

Two beaten in Escuela Avenue robbery

Two men were beaten and one of them was robbed Tuesday as they were walking in the 500 block of Escuela Avenue, police said. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Trevea, on Oct 25, 2010 at 3:16 pm | 3 comments | 2223 Views

AROUND TOWN

Endorsements? I'll pass, some candidates say

As the three incumbents for City Council rake in endorsements from community leaders and groups like the Sierra Club and...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2010
Last comment by Ann Schneider, on Oct 25, 2010 at 1:41 pm | 22 comments | 2321 Views

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Critics slam high-speed rail business plan

Peninsula critics of California's proposed high-speed rail system released a new report Monday night challenging the economics...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2010
Last comment by Kristine, on Oct 24, 2010 at 7:59 pm | 15 comments | 2291 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council: Give more power to the planning commission

Council members said Tuesday that the city's largely powerless environmental planning commission should be given the authority...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2010
Last comment by Todd Fernandez, on Oct 22, 2010 at 5:00 pm | 6 comments | 1998 Views

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Robbery thwarted by woman's counter attack

A would-be robber was thwarted on the morning of Oct. 12 after he attempted to steal a Mountain View woman's book bag. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by sickofthugs, on Oct 22, 2010 at 4:07 pm | 2 comments | 1837 Views

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Going all out for Halloween?

Do you go all out for Halloween? Did you spend way too much decorating your house this year? If so, we want to hear about...

Original post made by Nick V on Oct. 22, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1971 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

High school test scores off slightly

Local high school students averaged higher SAT and ACT scores than their peers throughout the state and nation this year,...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2010
Last comment by Priorities, on Oct 22, 2010 at 1:10 pm | 4 comments | 2859 Views

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Minton's gets ready to auction off everything

Minton's Lumber and Supply, the city's oldest business, and will soon trickle away piece by piece as lumber, tools and trucks...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2010
Last comment by Marshall, on Oct 21, 2010 at 4:11 pm | 13 comments | 2110 Views

SPORTS

The penitent pugilist

Isaac Herrera got his academic career back on track through the Mountain View Police Activities League's boxing program,...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2010
Last comment by Charlene Viera, on Oct 21, 2010 at 8:39 am | 2 comments | 6867 Views

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What happenned this morning at intersection of El Camino and 237

There were fire engines, ambulance, police, lanes closed, flares on the ground. I sawa bicycle lying on the ground in the...

Original post made by Drive on Oct. 19, 2010
Last comment by Drive, on Oct 21, 2010 at 12:20 am | 2 comments | 2029 Views

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Teen's joyride ends in arrest

A 14-year-old Redwood City boy was arrested on suspicion of recklessly evading the police Saturday night. A police officer...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2010
Last comment by Manny, on Oct 20, 2010 at 10:14 pm | 2 comments | 1932 Views

AROUND TOWN

Voter's Guide: Measure E to raise $42 million

Officials of the Foothill-De Anza Community College District say Measure E, a parcel tax on the November ballot, will provide...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by James Hoosac, on Oct 20, 2010 at 7:03 pm | 11 comments | 2131 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Baby is a perfect 10

Amit Nisenbaum and his wife Lilach, have a knack for having their babies on significant days. Their newest addition is a...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2139 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Giant adoption special: 50 cats find homes

About 50 black and orange cats have been adopted from the Peninsula Humane Society/SPCA since the shelter announced a special...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2010
Last comment by CoolCat, on Oct 20, 2010 at 12:20 pm | 5 comments | 2058 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Secretary Geithner vows not to devalue dollar

America must invest in infrastructure and education to spur economic recovery, but it will not devalue its currency to gain...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2010
Last comment by Old Ben, on Oct 20, 2010 at 12:19 pm | 5 comments | 2257 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County prosecutors listed in 'misconduct' report

Lane Liroff, a Santa Clara County deputy district attorney from Palo Alto, is among six county prosecutors whom judges found...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2010
Last comment by Old Ben, on Oct 20, 2010 at 12:17 pm | 1 comment | 2305 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino forecasts profit by fiscal year's end

Although El Camino Hospital is off to a rocky start this fiscal year -- and while the hospital's Mountain View campus is...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2010
Last comment by bydanumbers, on Oct 19, 2010 at 4:03 pm | 4 comments | 1875 Views
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