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New downtown shop sells Mountain View's charm

Mountain View might not be a San Francisco or New York, but apparently the place has enough charm for a tiny souvenir shop....

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2013
Last comment by DC, on Jan 25, 2013 at 8:44 pm | 12 comments | 1115 Views

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PG&E threatens residents with legal action

Residents who want a large Pacific Gas & Electric gas pipeline removed from their backyards -- a line similar to the one...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2013
Last comment by Tom, on Jan 25, 2013 at 4:05 pm | 28 comments | 4012 Views

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The 30-minute chef

With a degree in history and a minor in political science, Jess Dang never expected to have a career in cooking. Read the...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2013
Last comment by Barbara, on Jan 25, 2013 at 12:44 pm | 1 comment | 977 Views

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A good start toward safer streets

The City Council moved last week to trim down a handful of its oversized streets to make safer lanes and sidewalks for cyclists...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2013
Last comment by Janet Lafleur, on Jan 25, 2013 at 12:42 pm | 1 comment | 838 Views

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Free help with income tax

Free tax preparation services will be available for low-income families in the Mountain View area. The two Mountain View...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2013
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Jan 24, 2013 at 3:47 pm | 1 comment | 931 Views

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District needs to root out bad behavior, moms say

Dirty dancing, drugs and foul language -- three mothers with teens enrolled in Mountain View High School are concerned that...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2013
Last comment by Sean, on Jan 24, 2013 at 2:14 pm | 44 comments | 1864 Views

OTHER ISSUES

No home yet for Berlin Wall sections

On Tuesday the City Council was set to decide where to display two large sections of the Berlin Wall donated to the city...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2013
Last comment by Council recall, on Jan 24, 2013 at 1:52 pm | 24 comments | 1262 Views

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Mountain View man convicted of black tar heroin

He faces a minimum of 10 years in prison. Story in today's Mercury-News: http://www.mercurynews.com/crime-courts/ci_22441611/mountain-view-man-found-guilty-importing-heroin-conceale...

Original post made by Mike Gama on Jan. 24, 2013
There are no comments yet. 756 Views

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Moffett-Middlefield intersection closed Thursday night

Anyone know what was going on? Lots of emergency vehicles around....

Original post made by Curious Cat on Jan. 18, 2013
Last comment by Rob , on Jan 23, 2013 at 10:12 pm | 1 comment | 750 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gift baskets raise funds for nonprofit

The Kaiser Permanente Medical office on Castro Street donated over $4,500 to the Mountain View Community Health Awareness...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2013
Last comment by Marti, on Jan 23, 2013 at 7:15 pm | 2 comments | 995 Views

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Imposter posing as CSMA fundraiser

The Community School of Music and Arts is warning locals to be aware that an imposter, falsely identifying himself (or herself)...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2012
Last comment by Donna, on Jan 23, 2013 at 5:38 pm | 3 comments | 1190 Views

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Tesla's Elon Musk speaks at Computer History Museum tonight

Tesla Motors CEO and PayPal co-founder Elon Musk will speak at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View tonight about...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2013
Last comment by PeaceLove, on Jan 23, 2013 at 10:44 am | 2 comments | 1295 Views

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Woman dies in fiery Mountain View crash

A woman was killed early Sunday morning when her car struck a tree in Mountain View, police said. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2013
Last comment by Cena, on Jan 23, 2013 at 12:51 am | 1 comment | 787 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Judge: Bullis must reveal info on donors, enrollment

A judge has ruled that Bullis Charter School must provide records on its enrollment and fundraising practices, despite arguments...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2013
Last comment by Lynn Kopf Reed, on Jan 22, 2013 at 8:05 pm | 19 comments | 1220 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Council narrowly approves pedestrian plan

The City Council approved Mountain View's first Pedestrian Master Plan on Tuesday. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=6536...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 22, 2013 at 3:28 pm | 26 comments | 1155 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Another Spare the Air alert issued for Thursday

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued its fifth Winter Spare the Air alert for Thursday, Jan. 17, prohibiting...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2013
Last comment by kman, on Jan 22, 2013 at 1:58 pm | 2 comments | 931 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Tempers tested at school board meeting

Newly elected school district trustee Steve Nelson is sticking to his campaign promise that he would not serve as a "rubber...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2013
Last comment by kman, on Jan 22, 2013 at 1:37 pm | 15 comments | 2680 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Fewer students are riding bus

While ridership has been reduced by almost half over the past four years, fees for bus fares may be going up in the Mountain...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2013
Last comment by Ian, on Jan 22, 2013 at 10:38 am | 2 comments | 1468 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Middle Schools Facilities Plan Tour, 23rd 3:15 PM

Start at Graham Auditorium, finish at Crittenden Middle school (4:30?) As a new MVWSD Trustee, who is especially interested...

Original post made by Steven Nelson on Jan. 22, 2013
There are no comments yet. 794 Views

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Board opts to pay off RDA debt quickly

A board representing local schools and government agencies voted unanimously on Monday to quickly pay off the $7.7 million...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2013
Last comment by Andrew, on Jan 21, 2013 at 9:17 am | 1 comment | 1190 Views
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