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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Landslide victory for high school bond measure

Supporters of Measure A made their voices heard yesterday, soundly approving the bond, which will help build new classrooms,...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2010
Last comment by Question, on Jun 12, 2010 at 11:40 am | 8 comments | 1672 Views

OTHER ISSUES

The little house on Boranda Avenue

City officials say they explored every alternative they could think of before deciding to demolish an elderly woman's home...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2010
Last comment by kaliphamolema, on Jun 12, 2010 at 9:16 am | 70 comments | 14513 Views

AROUND TOWN

Burglar swipes TVs, iPhones, video game

A resident of the first block of Comstock Queen Court lost a lot of electronics when her home was burglarized over the Memorial...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2010
Last comment by blah, on Jun 12, 2010 at 12:10 am | 5 comments | 1148 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Want to sound off about the city? There's an app for that.

Mountain View residents can voice their questions and concerns about the city at any time and from anywhere, now that the...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2010
Last comment by James, on Jun 11, 2010 at 9:18 am | 7 comments | 1699 Views

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Student with air rifle arrested at Gunn High School

An 18-year-old Gunn High School student, Weston Healy, was arrested Thursday afternoon for allegedly possessing a weapon...

Original post made on May. 28, 2010
Last comment by Gunn parent, on Jun 11, 2010 at 7:53 am | 17 comments | 2268 Views

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Medi-pot regulations are no slam dunk

Disagreements on the City Council Tuesday appeared to threaten the passage of an ordinance allowing regulated marijuana dispensaries...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2010
Last comment by Tina, on Jun 10, 2010 at 11:43 pm | 1 comment | 1272 Views

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MV man arrested in drug bust

A six-month undercover investigation of a drug trafficking ring in San Mateo County has resulted in six arrests, the San...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by le dude, on Jun 10, 2010 at 5:16 pm | 18 comments | 1711 Views

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sonic boom?

Did anyone else hear a loud boom at about 10:30pm last night (Wed. 6/9)? I was half asleep and was awakened by the sound...

Original post made by minerva on Jun. 10, 2010
Last comment by Daniel DeBolt, on Jun 10, 2010 at 1:29 pm | 1 comment | 1333 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino offers free skin cancer screenings

Summer is here, with its warm nights, days spent at the beach or by the pool, and sunburns, the leading cause of skin cancer....

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2010
Last comment by bluey, on Jun 10, 2010 at 1:05 pm | 1 comment | 1293 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Who should pick up Caltrain tab?

Santa Clara County needs to step up its Caltrain funding, but not without making San Mateo and San Francisco counties pay...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2010
Last comment by Alfred, on Jun 9, 2010 at 4:04 pm | 19 comments | 1871 Views

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Surprise! There are 93,500 ballots still uncounted

Surprise! A last-minute surge of mail-in ballots means the election in Santa Clara County isn't over and some close races...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2010
Last comment by dfb, on Jun 9, 2010 at 3:56 pm | 3 comments | 1216 Views

ELECTIONS

Jeff Rosen edges out Dolores Carr in DA race

Challenger Jeff Rosen narrowly defeated Santa Clara County incumbent District Attorney Dolores Carr Tuesday in an election...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2010
Last comment by Frank, on Jun 9, 2010 at 2:58 pm | 1 comment | 1884 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Pot club to stay open at least a few more days

The operator of Mountain View's only marijuana dispensary was elated Wednesday about a judge's reluctance to immediately...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2010
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Jun 9, 2010 at 11:32 am | 22 comments | 1470 Views

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Meeting set June 16 on Foothill 'Palo Alto Campus'

The future of a proposed new "Palo Alto Campus" for Foothill-De Anza Community College District will be discussed at a three-way...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2010
Last comment by John the Man, on Jun 8, 2010 at 11:00 pm | 3 comments | 1239 Views

SPORTS

Kids conquer Alcatraz swim

On the morning of April 10, eight-year-old Malena Nguyen and her 10-year-old brother Jordan woke up early. They didn't have...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2010
Last comment by Sherlyn, on Jun 8, 2010 at 3:57 pm | 6 comments | 2434 Views

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Recession Tales: Get laid off, start a car company

Like many in Silicon Valley, Hong Quan was working away at a tech startup last year when layoffs left him without a job....

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Andy, on Jun 8, 2010 at 3:07 pm | 2 comments | 1720 Views

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Free Concert this Friday: Downtown Los Altos

Hosted by Community Hope and Sober Events (CHASE). Our 4th annual "CHASE on the Plaza" is coming to Community Plaza in...

Original post made by Alicia Crank on Jun. 8, 2010
Last comment by le dude, on Jun 8, 2010 at 12:20 pm | 1 comment | 1596 Views

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Nadine Levin retires after 20 years at City Hall

City Hall was in as much turmoil as it had ever been when assistant city manager Nadine Levin was hired in December of 1989....

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by le dude, on Jun 7, 2010 at 5:44 pm | 3 comments | 1608 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Library's summer reading program goes online

As the school year comes to a close, the Mountain View Library is preparing for its Summer Reading Program. This year, for...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2010
Last comment by Friend, on Jun 7, 2010 at 4:15 pm | 1 comment | 1631 Views

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City schedules meeting on high speed rail

In the city's most ambitious effort to date to educate the public about high speed rail, an informational meeting will be...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2010
Last comment by nancy, on Jun 7, 2010 at 2:40 pm | 20 comments | 2656 Views
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