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OTHER ISSUES

Grade separation anxiety

Experts at a meeting held last week by the California High-Speed Rail Authority revealed several design requirements which...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by mv resident, on Oct 16, 2009 at 10:19 am | 1 comment | 1848 Views

AROUND TOWN

Caltrain to return whistles to underneath trains

Amid sustained complaints from residents since Caltrain moved its train whistles to the tops of its engines, the rail agency...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by andy c, on Oct 15, 2009 at 10:49 pm | 7 comments | 1842 Views

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The legacy of Charles Kao

Mountain View resident Dr. Charles Kao is the godfather of broadband thanks to his pioneering work with fiber optics in the...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2009
Last comment by MV Resident, on Oct 15, 2009 at 9:02 pm | 2 comments | 2348 Views

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Proposal would extend mayoral term to 2 years

Under a proposal being discussed by the Council Procedures Committee at 3:30 p.m. today in City Hall, the selection of a...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by observer, on Oct 15, 2009 at 5:37 pm | 4 comments | 1700 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Dr. Noize Live - Concert for Young Children & Families on Sunday, October 18

Come to Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA) at Finn Center this Sunday, October 18 for a free concert with Dr. Noize...

Original post made by csma on Oct. 15, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1879 Views

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Free Concert for Young Kids & Families at CSMA Sunday, Oct. 18

Come to Finn Center this Sunday, October 18 at 2 pm or 4 pm for a free concert with Dr. Noize Live, Electronic Music & More!...

Original post made by csma on Oct. 15, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1376 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mountain View holding up under wind and rain

Despite heavy traffic, flooding and power outages elsewhere around the Bay Area, as of Tuesday morning the city of Mountain...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by maider, on Oct 14, 2009 at 2:27 pm | 5 comments | 1897 Views

SPORTS

City attorney announces retirement

The city announced today that Michael Martello, Mountain View's longest serving city attorney, is set to retire in December. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by Alan R, on Oct 14, 2009 at 12:34 pm | 4 comments | 4116 Views

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Three teens stabbed at Community Center birthday party

A possible gang fight erupted outside of the Rengstorff Community Center on Saturday after some uninvited guests arrived...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2009
Last comment by wakeup, on Oct 14, 2009 at 11:17 am | 14 comments | 1396 Views

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Man arrested for alleged hate crime

A 26-year-old Mountain View man was arrested Wednesday evening for a hate crime, police say, after he allegedly yelled a...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2009
Last comment by wake up, on Oct 14, 2009 at 11:10 am | 10 comments | 2226 Views

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CHAC gets venue to cancel controversial act

A reggae-rap show scheduled for Tuesday night at San Jose's Voodoo Lounge was canceled last week after the owners received...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by USA, on Oct 14, 2009 at 9:13 am | 7 comments | 1659 Views

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Got a Power Outage? Report it ASAP

Call PGE's power outage line at 1(800) 743-5002. They will get to the repair faster if you report it!...

Original post made by Res on Oct. 13, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1624 Views

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TONIGHT: Council to examine ideas for meadow

When the Stevens Creek Trail was extended south of El Camino Real earlier this year, people began dreaming up uses for the...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2009
Last comment by Daniel, on Oct 13, 2009 at 4:26 pm | 17 comments | 1999 Views

BOOKS

Food critic fights anorexia at home

"Hungry" is not just another book about anorexia, of which there are many. It is also a portrait of how a confluence of societal...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by Loretta Micheals, on Oct 12, 2009 at 2:39 pm | 1 comment | 4839 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Tentative ruling in high speed rail suit

A Sacramento County Superior Court judge issued a tentative ruling Thursday that would allow work to proceed on the California...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2009
Last comment by Deborah, on Oct 11, 2009 at 1:38 pm | 1 comment | 1744 Views

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Locals gather to watch LCROSS smack moon

More than 500 people camped out at Moffett Field in the pre-dawn hours this morning to watch NASA's Lunar Crater Observation...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2009
Last comment by Mike Zelinski, on Oct 11, 2009 at 11:08 am | 2 comments | 1409 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Change on horizon for MV Whisman

School officials contemplated big changes last week as they discussed a possible overhaul of the Mountain View Whisman School...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2009
Last comment by MVWSD Volunteer, on Oct 11, 2009 at 7:47 am | 16 comments | 4451 Views

OTHER ISSUES

H1N1 vaccine arrives at county health dept.

The first shipment of H1N1 (swine flu) vaccine — 14,000 doses — have arrived in Santa Clara County, health officials...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2009
Last comment by Concerned Parent, on Oct 11, 2009 at 3:55 am | 2 comments | 1487 Views

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Dealer reports being robbed of pot at gunpoint

Last week an alleged marijuana dealer reported to police that his pot was stolen in a drug deal stick up. He got his robber...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Worldallwrong, on Oct 10, 2009 at 3:13 pm | 20 comments | 2250 Views

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Toy guns out of bounds at Art & Wine Festival

Sitting at our favorite Starbucks in Mountain View this Sunday, we had a different-than-usual view in front of us as we watched...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by Paul, on Oct 10, 2009 at 2:46 pm | 10 comments | 2126 Views
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