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Ronit Bryant in line to become mayor Tuesday

According to Mountain View tradition, vice mayor Ronit Bryant is set to become mayor when Margaret Abe-Koga steps down from...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2009
Last comment by Jim, on Jan 5, 2010 at 2:32 pm | 5 comments | 1378 Views

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Arrest made in foundation theft case

The woman suspected of embezzling $100,000 from the Silicon Valley Community Foundation was arrested Wednesday afternoon,...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2009
Last comment by Dadeo, on Jan 5, 2010 at 12:49 pm | 4 comments | 1358 Views

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City Attorney Michael Martello's retirement highlights issues with the pension system

The recent retirement of the city attorney, Michael Martello, highlights issues with the civil service pension system. According...

Original post made by dfb on Dec. 28, 2009
Last comment by Concerned, on Jan 4, 2010 at 8:33 pm | 28 comments | 5703 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Began Ave. homes evacuated for gas leak

Fifteen homes were evacuated in Mountain View on Friday afternoon after a contractor hit a gas line and caused a leak, according...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2010
Last comment by Don Frances, on Jan 4, 2010 at 4:55 pm | 3 comments | 1536 Views

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Keys Found

We found some keys last week on Orchard Avenue. If they are yours, check with the MV Police Dept - we turned them in there....

Original post made by Finder Not Keeper on Jan. 4, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1160 Views

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$100,000 allegedy stolen from local philanthropy foundation; employee fired

The Silicon Valley Community Foundation announced Monday (Dec. 28) it has fired an employee who allegedly stole $100,000...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2009
Last comment by king leo, on Jan 3, 2010 at 6:57 pm | 7 comments | 1802 Views

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Mountain View's top 10 stories of 2009

Like most California communities, Mountain View felt the pain when the nation's and the state's economies fell apart in...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2009
Last comment by Mom, on Jan 2, 2010 at 8:24 pm | 2 comments | 1570 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What's the difference between MVHS, LAHS, Gunn, Paly?

We have narrowed down our choices of high schools and plan to move to Los Altos or Palo Alto. What are the differences? I...

Original post made by Parent on Dec. 26, 2009
Last comment by MVHS Parent, on Jan 2, 2010 at 10:53 am | 3 comments | 2104 Views

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Mountain View's top 10 stories of 2009

Like most California communities, Mountain View felt the pain when the nation's and the state's economies fell apart in the...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2009
Last comment by Kim Corning, on Dec 30, 2009 at 9:39 pm | 1 comment | 1528 Views

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Arrest warrant issued in foundation theft case

An arrest warrant was issued Dec. 24 for a former Silicon Valley Community Foundation employee suspected of stealing $100,000...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2009
Last comment by Tom Delany, on Dec 30, 2009 at 2:55 pm | 1 comment | 1452 Views

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Martello takes interim gig in Los Gatos

Mountain View city attorney Michael Martello was all set to retire at the end of December, leaving public service behind...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2009
Last comment by the299crew, on Dec 30, 2009 at 2:46 pm | 1 comment | 1551 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Holiday Fund helps domestic violence victims

The holiday season can make a bad situation even worse for a battered woman, say staff members at Support Network, a Sunnyvale...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2009
Last comment by Claudia Hevel, on Dec 30, 2009 at 12:28 pm | 1 comment | 1538 Views

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Man killed by train at San Antonio station

A pedestrian was struck and killed by a Caltrain at the San Antonio station in Mountain View Wednesday evening, a transit...

Original post made on Dec. 25, 2009
Last comment by Judy, on Dec 30, 2009 at 11:36 am | 10 comments | 2368 Views

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Martello takes interim attorney gig in Los Gatos

Mountain View city attorney Michael Martello was all set to retire at the end of the year, leaving public service behind...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2009
Last comment by unhappy_camper, on Dec 28, 2009 at 7:33 pm | 7 comments | 1577 Views

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Winning lottery ticket still unclaimed

A winning California Lottery MEGA Millions ticket worth more than $150,000 remains unclaimed a month after it was purchased...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2009
Last comment by , on Dec 28, 2009 at 5:45 pm | 1 comment | 1727 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Megachurch's charismatic leader resigns

Paul Sheppard, the beloved pastor who led the monumental growth of Abundant Life Christian Fellowship for 20 years, resigned...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2009
Last comment by Daniel DeBolt, on Dec 28, 2009 at 3:42 pm | 36 comments | 3916 Views

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24 Hour Fitness Scam - could be repeated in MV

Aug 18, 2008 6:06 pm US/Pacific Moraga Gym Members Take Complaints To DA Reporting Jeanette Pavini SAN FRANCISCO (CBS...

Original post made by Buyer Beware on Aug. 18, 2008
Last comment by Jack D, on Dec 27, 2009 at 7:24 pm | 8 comments | 4336 Views

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Santa Clara County bus, light-rail cuts coming

Major cutbacks in bus and light-rail service will hit Santa Clara County transit riders in January, the Valley Transportation...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2009
Last comment by dfb, on Dec 26, 2009 at 10:39 am | 8 comments | 1805 Views

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MV man could get life in attempted homicide

Mountain View resident Reginald Ellis was arrested late last week for allegedly trying to choke his girlfriend to death in...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2009
Last comment by jason ravanell, on Dec 25, 2009 at 7:10 pm | 5 comments | 1485 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Writing better with a buddy

For more than a decade, young students in Mountain View have been working on their literacy skills with local seniors in...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2009
Last comment by Tony Fanning, on Dec 24, 2009 at 3:53 pm | 1 comment | 1745 Views
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