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AROUND TOWN

Detches trial set to begin Friday

John Detches, the man charged with attempting to sexually assault several women as they jogged on the Stevens Creek Trail,...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2011
Last comment by Fed up, on Jun 16, 2011 at 3:14 pm | 1 comment | 1730 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council compromises in vote on San Antonio center project

San Antonio shopping center is set for a major facelift after a suspenseful council meeting Tuesday in which the project...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2011
Last comment by Spaghetti Freddie, on Jun 16, 2011 at 12:42 pm | 1 comment | 1796 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain rethinks relationship with high-speed rail

A recent decision to start California's high-speed-rail line in Central Valley has prompted Caltrain to reconsider its two-year-old...

Original post made on May. 18, 2011
Last comment by Oleg, on Jun 16, 2011 at 11:43 am | 15 comments | 2917 Views

AROUND TOWN

Robber punches woman, takes purse

A woman was mugged and punched in the face early Monday morning as she walked to work, police said. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2011
Last comment by CrimeStats, on Jun 15, 2011 at 11:55 pm | 15 comments | 2050 Views

AROUND TOWN

Looking for love

Ruffles, a 9-week-old kitten, does her best to soften the hearts of prospective adoptive families at Miramonte Veterinary...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2011
Last comment by AwwwwwKitties, on Jun 15, 2011 at 11:30 pm | 1 comment | 1620 Views

AROUND TOWN

Attempted armed robbery leads to high-speed chase

A man suspected of an attempted armed robbery at Sears in Mountain View was arrested after he flipped his car during a high-speed...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2011
Last comment by Marshall, on Jun 15, 2011 at 2:42 pm | 2 comments | 1701 Views

AROUND TOWN

New cleanup efforts for Superfund site

Support from Mountain View residents may be all that is required to quickly clean up a small toxic groundwater plume at the...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2011
Last comment by Anna S., on Jun 14, 2011 at 9:14 pm | 3 comments | 2284 Views

ELECTIONS

New voter districts drawn by citizens' group

The first draft of new voting-district maps that will change legislative boundaries were released by the California Citizens...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2011
Last comment by AK, on Jun 14, 2011 at 4:35 pm | 3 comments | 2553 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bike burned at Springer School

Police hit a dead end in an arson investigation after finding a charred bicycle on the playground of Springer School on Thursday...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2011
Last comment by Thom, on Jun 14, 2011 at 2:34 pm | 10 comments | 7966 Views

AROUND TOWN

Jenna Bayer's 'Evening in the Garden' Welcomes Jacob Mar

On June 2, Jacob Mar and Jenna Bayer of Mountain View-based Jenna Bayer Garden Design, Inc. celebrated "An Evening in the...

Original post made by KC on Jun. 14, 2011
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OTHER ISSUES

MV residents hit with $80 county library fee

Palo Alto and Mountain View residents who make use of the county's vast library collection available in Los Altos libraries...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2011
Last comment by ago, on Jun 13, 2011 at 9:30 pm | 2 comments | 1641 Views

AROUND TOWN

VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Comfortable in the Cloud?

Are you comfortable keeping your files in the cloud, or would you rather they stay on your own computer? Read the full story...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2011
Last comment by Nick V, on Jun 13, 2011 at 10:57 am | 5 comments | 1678 Views

AROUND TOWN

American graffiti

Red Rock Coffee got tagged ... on purpose. Artists from Art War created a graffiti mural on the second floor of the popular...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2011
Last comment by Chirping Cricket, on Jun 13, 2011 at 6:17 am | 1 comment | 2203 Views

AROUND TOWN

Coroner IDs man killed by Caltrain

A man who was struck and killed by a Caltrain Wednesday night in Mountain View has been identified by the Santa Clara County...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2011
Last comment by Olaf, on Jun 12, 2011 at 11:38 pm | 7 comments | 2172 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City budget relatively painless this year

If the city's unions can agree this week to trim compensation hikes next year by $500,000 it appears that the city will enjoy...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Jun 12, 2011 at 10:15 pm | 2 comments | 3804 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Magical' class of 2011

Unseasonably dreary weather couldn't darken the mood of Los Altos High School's 2011 graduating class, who made up for the...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2011
Last comment by Steve, on Jun 12, 2011 at 4:12 pm | 1 comment | 5302 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Making the grade

Students, teachers and administration at Alta Vista High School work hard to make it to graduation, making each year's commencement...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2011
Last comment by Alice, on Jun 10, 2011 at 2:20 pm | 1 comment | 2983 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Eshoo gets feds to cork loud TV ads

It seems that Democrats and Republicans in Washington D.C. can agree on at least one thing these days: advertisers need to...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2010
Last comment by k, on Jun 10, 2011 at 10:59 am | 11 comments | 2705 Views

AROUND TOWN

Inks criticizes pay deal with new city manager

At Tuesday's City Council meeting, council member John Inks criticized the $240,000 salary the council approved for new city...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by Political Insider, on Jun 10, 2011 at 7:35 am | 3 comments | 2037 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City budget relatively painless this year

If the city's unions can agree this week to trim compensation hikes next year by $500,000 it appears that the city will enjoy...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on Jun 10, 2011 at 6:54 am | 2 comments | 2075 Views
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