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OTHER ISSUES

Beer brings people together

A pristine Harley-Davidson motorcycle glimmers in the front window of Jane's Beer Store in Mountain View while rows of bottled...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2013
Last comment by Jes' Sayin', on Mar 9, 2013 at 1:42 am | 2 comments | 1105 Views

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TCE: Apartment owner changes stance on toxics testing

An apartment building owner has finally allowed the Environmental Protection Agency to see if unsafe levels of toxic vapors...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2013
Last comment by John, on Mar 8, 2013 at 6:42 pm | 4 comments | 975 Views

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City looks to trim $100 million from Rengstorff Park plan

The largest park in the city's most dense neighborhood is now closer to seeing a facelift. Having passed on a $136 million...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2013
Last comment by Susan, on Mar 8, 2013 at 2:41 pm | 10 comments | 1391 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City socks it to solar users

A new report by the Sierra Club ranks Mountain View among the most expensive Bay Area cities for businesses that want to...

Original post made on May. 1, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Ngo, on Mar 8, 2013 at 12:01 pm | 3 comments | 1907 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Surprising stall on school projects

The Mountain View Whisman School District's board of trustees is prioritizing projects funded by the $198 million Measure...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2013
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Mar 8, 2013 at 11:20 am | 2 comments | 1025 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Calmer heads prevail in aftermath of sex discussion

Taking care not to offend the offended or overstep California's strong protections for student journalists, teachers and...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Mar 8, 2013 at 9:04 am | 14 comments | 6119 Views

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High-speed rail hits speedbump in its Caltrain partnership

What was billed as a historic occasion for the California High-Speed Rail Authority and its Bay Area partners ended on an...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2013
Last comment by Cuesta Resident, on Mar 7, 2013 at 10:14 pm | 1 comment | 1789 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bay Area has most "mega commuters" in nation

Bay Area residents are more than four times more likely to be "mega commuters," according to a new report by the U.S. Census...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2013
Last comment by kristine, on Mar 7, 2013 at 3:43 pm | 5 comments | 1261 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bullis passes on litigation 'pause'

Litigation won't stop while negotiations over school facilities continue between Bullis Charter School and the Los Altos...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2013
Last comment by Kidding, right?, on Mar 7, 2013 at 10:37 am | 11 comments | 841 Views

OTHER ISSUES

High-speed rail hits speedbump in its Caltrain partnership

What was billed as a historic occasion for the California High-Speed Rail Authority and its Bay Area partners ended on an...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2013
Last comment by Ted Crocker, on Mar 7, 2013 at 8:35 am | 9 comments | 1046 Views

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Teen hit by car on South Shoreline

A young man was hit by a car early this morning in Mountain View, suffering non-life threatening injuries, according to police....

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2013
Last comment by erika c, on Mar 6, 2013 at 5:51 pm | 36 comments | 1670 Views

ELECTIONS

Hospital suing to stop salary cap

El Camino Hospital has filed a lawsuit aimed at overturning Measure M -- the voter-approved initiative that caps top executives...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2013
Last comment by Former Employee, on Mar 6, 2013 at 2:36 pm | 28 comments | 24061 Views

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Pregnant Google employees concerned about TCE exposure

A local expert on TCE issues says he spoken to Google employees who were exposed to toxic vapors while pregnant at 369 and...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2013
Last comment by Mark, on Mar 6, 2013 at 10:46 am | 7 comments | 1530 Views

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Review: Yakitori shines at Sumika

Suddenly, it seems, downtown Los Altos became a mini-Japantown of restaurants, with Sumika at the head of the class. Since...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2013
There are no comments yet. 894 Views

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Toxic vapors found in Google offices

After a carcinogen was found to be seeping up from contaminated soil into buildings, Google is working to protect employees...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2013
Last comment by Terri, on Mar 6, 2013 at 4:36 am | 12 comments | 3331 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Pedestrian struck by car dies at hospital

Mountain View police are seeking witnesses to a fatal accident last night on Phyllis Avenue. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2013
Last comment by Phyllis Neighbor, on Mar 5, 2013 at 10:47 pm | 15 comments | 1375 Views

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Row homes slated for vacant lot on Ada Avenue

A 59-unit row-home project proposed for a vacant lot at Ada and Minaret avenues has been given the thumbs-up by zoning administrator...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2012
Last comment by Kim, on Mar 5, 2013 at 7:47 pm | 3 comments | 1604 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Teens name center "The View"

Teens on the city's Youth Advisory Committee got their way on Tuesday when the City Council voted to approve their favored...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Mar 5, 2013 at 7:16 pm | 3 comments | 969 Views

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190 apartments proposed for Moffett Blvd.

A four-story apartment project could soon replace the County Social Services building at 100 Moffett Boulevard, and close...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2013
Last comment by Peter Spitzer, on Mar 5, 2013 at 2:42 pm | 3 comments | 999 Views

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Big transformation under way for San Antonio area

Clearly, the recession is over in the local housing sector. New development could bring over 1,300 new homes to the San Antonio...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2013
Last comment by Erica, on Mar 5, 2013 at 1:07 pm | 82 comments | 2429 Views
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