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Council on taxis: Let the market decide

An ordinance created in the 1960s that limits taxi service in Mountain View to two companies may have outlasted its usefulness,...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Jun 24, 2009 at 11:48 pm | 6 comments | 2004 Views

AROUND TOWN

Moffett Military Plane that flies around and around, over our neighborhood, again and again

It flies usually at night from 8-10pm (just when we are trying to get the kids to settle down to sleep). It keeps circling...

Original post made by QuietPlease on Jun. 23, 2009
Last comment by Inessa, on Jun 24, 2009 at 10:53 pm | 16 comments | 2449 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Martha Kanter to speak Friday on U.S. education

Martha Kanter, the Foothill-De Anza chancellor nominated for U.S. undersecretary of education, will give a talk on education...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by Charlie Larson, on Jun 24, 2009 at 4:28 pm | 1 comment | 1895 Views

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Walgreens employee accused of stealing

Mountain View police arrested a Walgreens night manager last week for allegedly stealing around $1,200 worth of goods and...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2009
Last comment by Bruno, on Jun 24, 2009 at 10:46 am | 7 comments | 1566 Views

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Swallowtail on bougainvillea

Ed Perry sent in this striking image of a swallowtail butterfly: "It drank heavily from the nectar of our 'society garlic'...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2009
Last comment by James clarke, on Jun 23, 2009 at 3:44 pm | 1 comment | 1712 Views

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Police: Man found with pot, long knives

Mountain View police made a traffic stop Friday and arrested the driver for allegedly being in possession of marijuana and...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Nice, on Jun 23, 2009 at 3:26 pm | 12 comments | 1996 Views

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Neighbors, council clash on Minton's project

The City Council differed with about a dozen neighbors Tuesday about the merits of building 214 apartments across the street...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by took Urban Design, on Jun 23, 2009 at 2:49 pm | 13 comments | 1906 Views

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Irene Sharp Concert at at CSMA, Thursday, June 25

Celebrated cellist Irene Sharp will perform along with pianist Steven Lightburn at the Community School of Music and Arts...

Original post made by csma on Jun. 23, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1755 Views

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Sunnyvale teen arrested for DUI after car hit by train

The 19-year-old driver of a car that became stuck on Caltrain tracks in Sunnyvale Thursday morning and caused train delays...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by renee, on Jun 21, 2009 at 11:48 pm | 9 comments | 1938 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Controversial teacher reassigned to Graham

A former fourth-grade teacher at Huff, who left the school last spring after some parents complained that she was "verbally...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2009
Last comment by Luke, on Jun 20, 2009 at 8:40 pm | 80 comments | 3943 Views

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We have lift-off

NASA's LCROSS satellite successfully launched yesterday at 2:32 p.m. from Cape Canaveral Florida after being designed and...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2009
Last comment by AJ, on Jun 20, 2009 at 7:55 pm | 1 comment | 1776 Views

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Free WEE ME Arts Day for Preschool-Age Kids on Sunday, June 28 at CSMA

Preschoolers & their families will enjoy a day of FREE art & music at Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA) in Mountain...

Original post made by csma on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by Lee, on Jun 19, 2009 at 6:24 pm | 1 comment | 1663 Views

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"I Love Mountain View" website launched by the MV Chamber of Commerce

www.ilovemv.org The Mountain View Chamber of Commerce is thrilled to launch this website which will showcase all that...

Original post made by Alicia Crank on Jun. 19, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1909 Views

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Teens steal tip jars from local Starbucks

Mountain View police are looking for a group of teenagers who went on a robbery spree Tuesday, stealing tip jars from three...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by InTown, on Jun 19, 2009 at 9:43 am | 6 comments | 1742 Views

OTHER ISSUES

ICE gang crackdown nets arrests of 17 foreign nationals in county

An operation by federal and local law enforcement agents in Santa Clara County last Thursday has resulted in the arrest of...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2009
Last comment by mary, on Jun 19, 2009 at 9:31 am | 3 comments | 1985 Views

RESTAURANTS

Dinner near a movie

As a local real estate agent during the roaring 2000s, Bella Awdisho did well enough during the property bubble to pursue...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by Dean Johnson, on Jun 19, 2009 at 8:40 am | 1 comment | 4039 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain hits car in Sunnyvale, halting service

A Caltrain struck a Volkswagen Jetta in Sunnyvale this morning as the driver tried to push the disabled car across the train...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by Old Ben, on Jun 18, 2009 at 11:10 pm | 2 comments | 1825 Views

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Life in prison for Craigslist assaults

A San Jose man who robbed and sexually assaulted women he met through the Web site Craigslist has been sentenced to life...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by Old Ben, on Jun 18, 2009 at 3:07 pm | 2 comments | 1725 Views

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Shoreline

Why didn't you do a story on the fiasco at Shoreline for the Food Network event - was it because it wasn't as sensational...

Original post made by mary on Jun. 17, 2009
Last comment by Don Frances, on Jun 18, 2009 at 10:27 am | 12 comments | 1661 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Passing grade for local schools

It isn't new test scores -- just a new way to read the old test scores. But according to new rankings released by the state,...

Original post made on May. 28, 2009
Last comment by cc, on Jun 17, 2009 at 4:27 pm | 4 comments | 2172 Views
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