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SCHOOLS & KIDS

After Sandy Hook, what should a community do?

When news of the terrible tragedy in Sandy Hook, Conn. broke last December, all of our hearts immediately went out to the...

Original post made on May. 30, 2013
Last comment by gcoladon, on May 30, 2013 at 10:09 am | 1 comment | 1349 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pressure cooker causes bomb scare at San Antonio Shopping Center

Police evacuated nearby residents and businesses after a pressure cooker was spotted in bushes outside a building at San...

Original post made on May. 26, 2013
Last comment by skim1@yahoo.com, on May 29, 2013 at 7:53 pm | 6 comments | 1092 Views

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At-risk high school students making gains

Earlier this month, U.S. News and World Report published a story ranking both Mountain View and Los Altos high schools among...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by Not nice, on May 29, 2013 at 7:10 pm | 4 comments | 2566 Views

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'One of the silliest things we've ever done'

Several City Council members said they were not fans of placing art along city's trails and in parks before voting against...

Original post made on May. 24, 2013
Last comment by USA, on May 29, 2013 at 2:51 pm | 32 comments | 1135 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fist-fight at gas station escalates quickly

Two men got into a fight at a Mountain View gas station early Tuesday morning, with one brandishing a knife, according to...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by Ws, on May 29, 2013 at 4:35 am | 12 comments | 1111 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

High school cover-up: debate over student dress code

Tempers were tested at a recent meeting of the local high school district's board of trustees, as one of the governing body's...

Original post made on May. 16, 2013
Last comment by MVHS Parent, on May 29, 2013 at 2:54 am | 46 comments | 4071 Views

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Death plunge to Hwy. 101 ruled a suicide

The Santa Clara County Coroner's Office has ruled that the man who died May 17 after plunging from the Rengstorff Avenue...

Original post made on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by sfkyle, on May 28, 2013 at 11:04 pm | 12 comments | 2041 Views

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City set to design new veterans memorial

With Memorial Day just around the corner, the City Council has decided that the two plaques in Mountain View dedicated to...

Original post made on May. 24, 2013
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on May 28, 2013 at 6:20 pm | 15 comments | 1085 Views

RESTAURANTS

Unlikely barbecue joint

If Mountain View had a resident ribs master, it would be Harold Willis. And you won't find him -- or his ribs -- in a local...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by Someone Needs a Hug, on May 28, 2013 at 4:58 pm | 5 comments | 2191 Views

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Armed man robs Wells Fargo bank

A masked robber armed with a gun made off with an undisclosed amount of cash yesterday after robbing a Wells Fargo bank branch...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by Mark, on May 28, 2013 at 9:54 am | 7 comments | 1107 Views

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Tropicana Lodge being demolished

The vacant Tropicana Lodge hotel was being turned into debris this morning to make way for a 162-unit apartment complex to...

Original post made on May. 22, 2013
Last comment by Flava Dave, on May 28, 2013 at 2:25 am | 11 comments | 1240 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Re-open Whisman School?

A former city of Mountain View official, along with leading members of some Whisman-area neighborhood associations, plan...

Original post made on May. 21, 2013
Last comment by Garrett, on May 27, 2013 at 4:48 pm | 24 comments | 1659 Views

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Helping the helpless

Though burn victims in this country may emerge from the hospital with significant scars, chances are they will ultimately...

Original post made on May. 21, 2013
Last comment by UC Davis Grad, on May 26, 2013 at 11:09 am | 10 comments | 813 Views

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Immigrant house may be placed in new city park

After saving it from demolition earlier this year, City Council members voted Tuesday on a strategy for restoring and relocating...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by wendyleela, on May 24, 2013 at 6:47 pm | 4 comments | 1413 Views

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Memorial Day Weekend, May 25-27

[http://events.stanford.edu/events/375/37565/ ==B Music:== Stanford Afro-Latin Jazz Ensemble with Ray Vega] Special guest...

Original post made on May. 24, 2013
Last comment by randy albin, on May 24, 2013 at 3:47 pm | 1 comment | 895 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Re-open Whisman?

A former city of Mountain View official, along with leading members of some Whisman-area neighborhood associations, plan...

Original post made on May. 24, 2013
Last comment by Tyrella N Flynn, on May 24, 2013 at 9:14 am | 1 comment | 1188 Views

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Google burglary bust

It appears that an ex-Googler may have felt he was entitled to a do-it-yourself severance package after the company cut him...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by dtrain, on May 23, 2013 at 2:53 pm | 4 comments | 897 Views

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Safer stoplights OK'd

Two busy intersections should soon be much safer after the City Council unanimously voted to replace a pair of aging stoplights...

Original post made on May. 16, 2013
Last comment by Will, on May 23, 2013 at 11:35 am | 13 comments | 941 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hangar One for rent: no NASA ties needed

In an unprecedented move for NASA Ames Research Center, historic Hangar One at Moffett Field is being offered up for any...

Original post made on May. 20, 2013
Last comment by Rodger, on May 23, 2013 at 9:35 am | 11 comments | 1899 Views

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Council OKs $2 million lot sale

In a move that may reduce parking for nearby businesses, the City Council voted to sell a city-owned parking lot on Tuesday...

Original post made on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by letsgetreal, on May 23, 2013 at 9:31 am | 17 comments | 1163 Views
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