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AROUND TOWN

Council kills request for detailed meeting minutes

Planning commissioners upset about the city ending its practice of keeping a written record of meeting discussions didn't...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2012
Last comment by Common Sense, on Jan 12, 2012 at 5:58 pm | 1 comment | 1801 Views

MOVIES

Cohousing community taking shape in Mountain View

Designing one's dream home is a lengthy process when 13 families have to agree on everything. So how does the Mountain View...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2012
There are no comments yet. 4260 Views

RESTAURANTS

St. Francis grad dies after collision

St. Francis high school alum Anthony C. Andrighetto, 21, has died as a result of a collision involving several vehicles...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2012
There are no comments yet. 3811 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Community colleges brace for cuts, again

Due to deep state cuts to public higher education, local community colleges will have to cut back on courses, turn away students...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2011
Last comment by betty, on Jan 12, 2012 at 3:17 pm | 6 comments | 2516 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hospital announces new dialysis partnership

Citing the need to keep up with a changing medical services market, El Camino Hospital's board of directors voted last week...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2899 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local woman to pay medical bills with $1 million lottery prize

Mountain View resident Emily Leach had the good fortune to wake up from a tumor-induced coma two years ago, and on Friday...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2012
Last comment by Shelley B, on Jan 11, 2012 at 11:15 pm | 15 comments | 2729 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Suspect arrested in bank parking lot robbery

Police have arrested one man and are looking for another in connection with a robbery, which occurred in the parking lot...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2012
Last comment by Litsa, on Jan 11, 2012 at 3:22 pm | 8 comments | 2061 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Shirakawa elected SC County board president

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors Tuesday elected Supervisor George Shirakawa as its new president, replacing Dave...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2012
Last comment by Proofreader, on Jan 11, 2012 at 1:09 pm | 1 comment | 2372 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police say masseur assaulted sleeping customer

Police have arrested a man practicing massage in Mountain View for allegedly sexually assaulting a woman who fell asleep...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2012
Last comment by Old Ben, on Jan 9, 2012 at 12:10 pm | 8 comments | 2794 Views

AROUND TOWN

Downtown district is out of business

The California Supreme Court shut down Mountain View's Downtown Revitalization Authority last week along with 400 or so other...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2012
Last comment by Rodger, on Jan 7, 2012 at 5:42 pm | 16 comments | 3058 Views

AROUND TOWN

Abe-Koga drops bid for county supervisor

On Thursday, Mountain View City Council member Margaret Abe-Koga announced that she is ending her campaign for Santa Clara...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2012
Last comment by Political Insider, on Jan 7, 2012 at 1:00 pm | 6 comments | 2535 Views

OTHER ISSUES

State court says yes to RDA shutdown

Californians bid farewell not only to 2011 this week, but also to the state's redevelopment agencies (RDA). The California...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2011
Last comment by Hardin, on Jan 6, 2012 at 11:05 pm | 11 comments | 2917 Views

AROUND TOWN

Filling bellies, and stockings at CSA

Holiday shopping can be stressful -- long lines and messy merchandise often take the fun away from gift-giving. But the families...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2012
Last comment by Stephan, on Jan 6, 2012 at 9:27 pm | 4 comments | 1938 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Diet-supplement distributor pays $1.5M settlement

A Canadian corporation and its American affiliate agreed to pay $1.5 million in civil penalties and costs after being sued...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2012
Last comment by Stephan, on Jan 6, 2012 at 9:02 pm | 1 comment | 2521 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Local grocery store hit in card-skimming scam

The Lucky grocery store in Mountain View is among 20 Bay Area stores in the Save Mart Supermarket chain where tampering...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2011
Last comment by Obs, on Jan 6, 2012 at 6:18 pm | 6 comments | 2655 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Deer Hollow needs volunteers

Deer Hollow Farm is looking for volunteers to teach students visiting the 150-year-old farm. Deer Hollow hosts more than...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2012
Last comment by Eileen, on Jan 5, 2012 at 5:05 pm | 4 comments | 2290 Views

ELECTIONS

Kasperzak, Inks named mayor, vice mayor

The City Council's senior member, Mike Kasperzak, took the center of the council dais Tuesday after his colleagues followed...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2012
Last comment by The Him, on Jan 5, 2012 at 3:41 pm | 3 comments | 2617 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Will council give businesses more time to move?

In a quiet corner of Silicon Valley you can find an original Heidelberg press, a marvel from the heyday of mechanical engineering,...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2011
Last comment by Julie Stanford, on Jan 5, 2012 at 2:59 pm | 3 comments | 2244 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google execs offer to save Hangar One

"Why doesn't Google pay for it?" has been the sort of comment often made by those frustrated by the years-long struggle to...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2011
Last comment by Tinker Bell, on Jan 5, 2012 at 1:42 pm | 32 comments | 22898 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Report: Halt state funding for high-speed rail

California's quest to build a high-speed rail system between San Francisco and Los Angeles suffered a heavy blow Tuesday...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2012
Last comment by Hardin, on Jan 5, 2012 at 8:38 am | 5 comments | 2224 Views
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