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City approves $14 million for new trail crossings

The City Council approved highway over-crossings for the Stevens Creek and Permanente Creek trails on Tuesday. Read the...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by Tom, on Jul 31, 2010 at 12:09 pm | 2 comments | 1696 Views

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Council agrees, employees are overpaid

A recent Civil Grand Jury report that slams local cities for overcompensating their employees was largely met with agreement...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by curious, on Jul 30, 2010 at 10:08 pm | 2 comments | 1589 Views

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Mixed bag on county residents' health

Santa Clara County residents are improving their health in some areas and losing ground in others. A recent report on public...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by le dude, on Jul 30, 2010 at 5:27 pm | 1 comment | 1560 Views

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Teachers 're-energize' in the real world

Next year, when Marisa DaSilva's students ask her, in exasperation, how they will ==I ever== use the things she is teaching...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2010
Last comment by Tom, on Jul 31, 2010 at 12:03 pm | 1 comment | 1699 Views

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Almost done

Construction worker Jose Oriana sorts through leftover drywall inside the city's new day worker center at 113 Escuela Ave....

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2010
Last comment by Thom, on Aug 4, 2010 at 4:19 pm | 16 comments | 1905 Views

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More than 100 video games swiped

A Playstation 3, more than 100 video games and an Acer laptop computer were stolen from a Mountain View apartment sometime...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by John the Man, on Aug 3, 2010 at 5:11 pm | 3 comments | 1451 Views

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Museum adds 'beautiful' MacPaint code to collection

The source code for MacPaint -- the seminal Apple computer illustration program, which helped change the way people thought...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by Steve Schramm, on Aug 3, 2010 at 2:51 pm | 1 comment | 1685 Views

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Large field teed up for council race

So far, four people have expressed interest in challenging the three City Council incumbents for their seats. Friday is the...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2010
Last comment by A.Bellxxxx, on Oct 13, 2010 at 2:05 pm | 23 comments | 2893 Views

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Downtown march celebrates Proposition 8 ruling

Gay rights advocates gathered at the Mountain View Caltrain station this evening to celebrate the decision delivered by a...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2010
Last comment by Russ, on Aug 9, 2010 at 7:47 pm | 26 comments | 2739 Views

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Rail Authority drops tunnel, trench options

Deep tunnels and covered trenches have been dropped as alternatives for the Mountain View and Midpeninsula portion of the...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2010
Last comment by Robert McGinn, on Aug 11, 2010 at 3:35 pm | 21 comments | 1722 Views

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No place like demolished home

Loretta Pangrac is still looking for a new home after hers was demolished in November by a city concerned that her roof was...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2010
Last comment by Whatever, on Aug 7, 2010 at 2:23 pm | 3 comments | 1797 Views

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HSR station: where will it fit?

A rough outline of what a high-speed rail station would look like in downtown Mountain View is starting to take shape, and...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2010
Last comment by Uncle Choo Choo, on Aug 12, 2010 at 2:02 am | 5 comments | 1697 Views

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Sunnyvale boots Buddy's, pot club lands in San Jose

The pot club forced to close by the city of Mountain View last month met a similar fate rather quickly in Sunnyvale and is...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2010
Last comment by USA, on Aug 9, 2010 at 11:22 pm | 12 comments | 2563 Views

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HSR station: where will it fit?

A rough outline of what a high-speed rail station would look like in downtown Mountain View is starting to take shape, and...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2010
Last comment by GC, on Aug 14, 2010 at 8:11 am | 56 comments | 7851 Views

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Google-Verizon deal raises Congresswoman Eshoo's eyebrows

News about a potentially game-changing deal between Mountain View's Google and Verizon has caught the attention of local...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2010
Last comment by dfb, on Aug 6, 2010 at 5:42 pm | 4 comments | 1787 Views

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Arson suspected in truck fire on Ednamary Way

Police suspect arson is to blame for a spectacular vehicle fire that awoke residents in the 1800 block of Ednamary Way in...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2010
Last comment by "Just Think About It", on Aug 14, 2010 at 9:21 am | 4 comments | 1797 Views

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No place like demolished home

Loretta Pangrac is still looking for a new home after hers was demolished in November by a city concerned that her roof was...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2010
Last comment by Maria, on Aug 13, 2010 at 6:00 pm | 7 comments | 1822 Views

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CHP crackdown on texting, talking drivers

The California Highway Patrol and law enforcement agencies across the Bay Area are joining forces today for a strict zero-tolerance...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2010
Last comment by At Tom, on Aug 17, 2010 at 1:49 pm | 14 comments | 2089 Views

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Colleges caught in state budget battle

Unlike other community college districts in the Bay Area and throughout California, Foothill-De Anza has managed to avoid...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2010
Last comment by Fred, on Aug 19, 2010 at 12:30 am | 6 comments | 1664 Views

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Co-op preschool will close without a new home

A 56-year-old local co-op preschool may shut its doors forever if it cannot find a new home by next summer, as its lease...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2010
Last comment by Where do I sign up?, on Aug 28, 2010 at 10:48 pm | 5 comments | 1971 Views
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