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Armed robbery on Easter

A man armed with a handgun made off with more than $3,000 in cash from a Mountain View motel on Easter Sunday, police said. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2012
Last comment by sparty, on Apr 10, 2012 at 2:26 pm | 2 comments | 992 Views

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April crackdown on distracted driving

Law enforcement all over the state will be on high alert this month, looking for drivers using their cell phones to text...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2012
Last comment by Wilma, on Apr 10, 2012 at 9:34 am | 14 comments | 1129 Views

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How green is my coffee

From Atari to Zilog, Silicon Valley companies have changed the face of technology. Duh. But what are the enduring innovations...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2008
Last comment by Tim Baber, on Apr 10, 2012 at 6:03 am | 5 comments | 3019 Views

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New hope for city's burrowing owls

Burrowing owls being driven close to extinction by development pressures may have a chance of survival under a new plan that...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2012
Last comment by kman, on Apr 9, 2012 at 3:36 pm | 8 comments | 1849 Views

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Monday, April 9

[http://www.redrockcoffee.org/#/open_mic ==B Music:== Open mic night at Red Rock] The weekly open mic night tonight, April...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Apr 9, 2012 at 11:39 am | 1 comment | 976 Views

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Leadership Mountain View is accepting applications for the Class of 2013

Applications are now being accepted for the class of 2013. Completed application and a letter of recommendation must be received...

Original post made by Alicia Crank on Apr. 9, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1161 Views

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Police bust six businesses in underage alcohol sting

After running a sting operation on nearly 50 Mountain View merchants, local police cited six local businesses for selling...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2012
Last comment by OR, on Apr 8, 2012 at 12:11 pm | 4 comments | 1211 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Renegade' robot aims for global domination

Renegade-the-robot is on a winning streak. The Mountain View High School robotics team piloted their latest machine, Renegade,...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2012
Last comment by James, on Apr 7, 2012 at 4:19 pm | 2 comments | 1843 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District studies the value of A's and B's

Mountain View and Los Altos high school students may soon see significant shifts in the way teachers assess and grade their...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2012
Last comment by Benefits, on Apr 6, 2012 at 5:02 pm | 9 comments | 2161 Views

OTHER ISSUES

High-speed rail price tag drops by $30B in new plan

California's proposed high-speed rail system would extend from the Central Valley to the Los Angeles Basin within the next...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2012
Last comment by Hardin, on Apr 6, 2012 at 3:38 pm | 24 comments | 1714 Views

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Undercover cop sheds disguise

An officer from the Mountain View Police Department emerged from his undercover assignment last week, and in doing so shed...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1358 Views

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Army: toxic cleanup is not our problem

Activists and regulators are at odds with the U.S. Army over toxics contaminating Orion Park, a former housing complex site...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2012
Last comment by Jeff, on Apr 5, 2012 at 6:12 pm | 5 comments | 1542 Views

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Man faces murder charge in hit-and-run fatality

The Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office has filed charges including murder and assault with a deadly weapon against...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2012
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Apr 5, 2012 at 4:53 pm | 2 comments | 1398 Views

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April crackdown on distracted driving

Law enforcement all over the state will be on high alert this month, looking for drivers using their cell phones to text...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2012
Last comment by pedestrian, on Apr 5, 2012 at 3:06 pm | 1 comment | 1049 Views

OTHER ISSUES

High-speed rail price tag drops by $30B in new plan

California's proposed high-speed rail system would extend from the Central Valley to the Los Angeles Basin within the next...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2012
Last comment by Zap, on Apr 5, 2012 at 3:05 pm | 1 comment | 1155 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents concerned over district's handling of Bubb incident

A pair of parents of students at Bubb Elementary School said that they thought the Mountain View Whisman School District...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2012
Last comment by Kari Lemons, on Apr 5, 2012 at 2:32 pm | 21 comments | 2131 Views

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Fire causes $500K in damage to garage

Santa Clara County firefighters have extinguished a one-alarm fire that caused an estimated $500,000 in damage to the garage...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2012
Last comment by Really?, on Apr 4, 2012 at 2:47 pm | 3 comments | 1127 Views

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Woman surprises burglars in her home

East Palo Alto police arrested a man and two teenage boys suspected of burglarizing a Mountain View home on March 30. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2012
Last comment by Really?, on Apr 4, 2012 at 8:56 am | 2 comments | 1071 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

No end to schools' battle over space

Another court ruling has been handed down in the years-long battle over classroom space between Bullis Charter School and...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2012
Last comment by Ron Haley, on Apr 3, 2012 at 5:49 pm | 49 comments | 2508 Views

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Shoplifting attempt goes awry

After attempting to make off with two liquor bottles and scuffling with some shop employees, two teenagers were arrested...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2012
Last comment by sparty, on Apr 3, 2012 at 3:09 pm | 4 comments | 1335 Views
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