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AROUND TOWN

Eco-friendly driveways turn down the heat

Although Sarah Carpenter had considered repaving their worn-out driveway with cement, the idea of a big chunk of it sitting...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2009
Last comment by Phil, on Oct 26, 2009 at 8:11 am | 1 comment | 1912 Views

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Runaway Virginia girl ends up at police station

A 16-year-old runaway girl from Virginia was dropped off by a truck driver at the Mountain View police station on Tuesday,...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by Laura, on Oct 25, 2009 at 3:44 pm | 3 comments | 1514 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gay youth finding their voice

The students who attend the weekly Outlet group meetings at the Community Health Awareness Council, or CHAC, in Mountain...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 24, 2009 at 11:16 pm | 12 comments | 2582 Views

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City's trail network promises to grow

The City Council has approved conceptual designs for further upgrades to Mountain View's network of trails — upgrades...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Big, on Oct 24, 2009 at 5:50 pm | 3 comments | 1551 Views

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Burglar strikes in Mountain View, Palo Alto

A burglar who has restrained and threatened female victims in their homes could strike again, say police, who are urging...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2009
Last comment by NoGuns, on Oct 24, 2009 at 3:55 pm | 14 comments | 1553 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Eshoo plans 'telephone town hall meetings'

As people across the country pack fiery "town hall meetings" on health care reform, Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Palo Alto, on Wednesday...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by J in Geneva, on Oct 24, 2009 at 2:32 pm | 18 comments | 2655 Views

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Teenage boy dies in apparent train suicide

Another train-related fatality occurred about 10:50 p.m. Monday night on the tracks in Palo Alto about 50 yards south of...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by Julie, on Oct 24, 2009 at 2:28 pm | 12 comments | 1760 Views

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Last of a generation

Greetings.. Nothing here to do about old places in Mtn. View.. This is about the old originals of Mountain View. On November...

Original post made by Charlie Welch on Dec. 2, 2008
Last comment by Rachael Reeves, on Oct 24, 2009 at 2:40 am | 9 comments | 3819 Views

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Over zealous hands-free cell phone law enforcement

I have always used handsfree devices if I am using a cell phone while driving. The other day, I was talking on the bluetooth,...

Original post made by John W on Oct. 21, 2009
Last comment by Dave, on Oct 23, 2009 at 9:33 pm | 8 comments | 2843 Views

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Stasek's memorial scheduled for Friday at noon

Khaled Hosseini, author of "The Kite Runner," will be among the friends and family speaking at a memorial service for former...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by Vijay Kumar, on Oct 22, 2009 at 9:28 pm | 1 comment | 1466 Views

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Honoring American Diabetes Month at Dr. Alan Clark Optometry

In honor of the American Diabetes Month, Dr. Alan Clark Optometry will be donating 10% of net sales for Nov. 2009 to the...

Original post made by Dr. Alan Clark on Oct. 22, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1754 Views

ELECTIONS

Lieber to discuss campaign finance reform

Former Assemblywoman Sally Lieber will speak in support of campaign finance reform in an event this weekend sponsored by...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2009
Last comment by Political Insider, on Oct 22, 2009 at 2:29 pm | 3 comments | 2700 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Locals play waiting game for H1N1 vaccine

Since last spring there have been more than 150 hospitalizations in Santa Clara County alone due to the H1N1 virus. The county...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Oct 22, 2009 at 1:07 pm | 1 comment | 1989 Views

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Traffic mess on Shoreline - why no police?

Today there was a single traffic light out on Shoreline, and it triggered a traffic nightmare. This could have been easily...

Original post made by Jeral Poskey on Oct. 14, 2009
Last comment by Jeral P, on Oct 22, 2009 at 10:10 am | 25 comments | 3140 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Flu vaccine shipping delay cancels a 'flu clinic'

A shipping delay in this year's seasonal flu vaccine has forced cancellation of a "flu clinic" scheduled for Oct. 17 at the...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by No-Longer-As-Frustrated Mom, on Oct 21, 2009 at 2:14 pm | 12 comments | 2604 Views

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Council deregulates city's taxis

The City Council has decided to open the city to competition among taxi cab companies, ending the lock held by the two cab...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2009
Last comment by MV Girl, on Oct 20, 2009 at 9:58 pm | 2 comments | 1665 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Rockin' 'The House'

Mountain View's teen center is no longer called the Teen Center: it's now "The House," part of a revamped image that, along...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by Bruno, on Oct 20, 2009 at 3:54 pm | 1 comment | 1913 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Police draw ire for public drunkenness arrests

Police and a handful of local residents hold divergent opinions about what happened late last Friday after officers responded...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by Owen Johnston, on Oct 20, 2009 at 2:42 pm | 27 comments | 3065 Views

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Man stabbed, arrest made at Century 16

Police say a 25-year-old San Jose man was stabbed in the stomach and the heart Friday night as late-night movies were letting...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2009
Last comment by Person of interest., on Oct 20, 2009 at 2:40 pm | 32 comments | 2620 Views

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Running for the prize

Mountain View nonprofit Brute Labs was recently awarded a grant of more than $10,000 to fund the Project RUN! physical education...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2009
Last comment by Dontae, on Oct 20, 2009 at 9:12 am | 3 comments | 1489 Views
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