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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Too young to debate? That's debatable

It's been getting harder for the parents of some Huff Elementary School parents to pull the "Because I told you so" card...

Original post made on May. 7, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on May 8, 2013 at 6:20 pm | 4 comments | 1362 Views

RESTAURANTS

Country Gourmet to close

After 30 years in business, Mountain View's Country Gourmet restaurant is set to close on Sunday, May 19. Read the full...

Original post made on May. 8, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on May 10, 2013 at 10:46 pm | 30 comments | 3463 Views

AROUND TOWN

Not your grandfather's space program

With the promise of more affordable space flight on the horizon, "citizen scientists" are eying the possibility of conducting...

Original post made on May. 9, 2013
Last comment by Citizen on Earth, on May 9, 2013 at 5:52 pm | 5 comments | 1103 Views

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Council split over union wages for housing projects

After deliberations that highlighted differing values among its members, the City Council voted on Tuesday to study a "prevailing...

Original post made on May. 9, 2013
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on May 10, 2013 at 11:22 am | 4 comments | 1098 Views

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Police seek suspects in lottery scam theft

Mountain View police are seeking the public's help in identifying a man and woman in connection with a lottery scam theft....

Original post made on May. 9, 2013
Last comment by Barry Sonnenfeld, on May 9, 2013 at 11:45 am | 1 comment | 1039 Views

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Future park? Council buys lush 1-acre property

The City Council approved the purchase of a 1.2 acre property Tuesday night, offered by its longtime resident, who wants...

Original post made on May. 9, 2013
Last comment by Rebecca Shapley, on May 12, 2013 at 11:55 pm | 9 comments | 1500 Views

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Caltrain ridership skyrockets

After years of seeking emergency funding to keep from drastically slashing services, Caltrain is on track to balance its...

Original post made on May. 10, 2013
Last comment by Martin, on May 16, 2013 at 9:20 am | 3 comments | 2886 Views

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City Council wants survey for major bond measure

In a study session Tuesday, City Council members supported a survey to determine voter support for a bond measure to fund...

Original post made on May. 10, 2013
Last comment by 20-year resident, on May 15, 2013 at 10:25 am | 23 comments | 1216 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mercado Merlen grocery store robbed at gunpoint

Two men -- one of them armed with a silver handgun -- robbed the Mercado Merlen on Wednesday night, according to Mountain...

Original post made on May. 10, 2013
Last comment by chuck mangione, on May 10, 2013 at 7:54 pm | 8 comments | 1225 Views

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A green light for Permanente Creek Trail improvements

The creekside trail that runs through Google headquarters will soon have better crossings at Charleston Road and Amphitheatre...

Original post made on May. 10, 2013
Last comment by Scott Lamb, on May 13, 2013 at 4:58 pm | 15 comments | 1710 Views

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Art you can read

As electronic reading devices and tablet computers become more ubiquitous, it is not uncommon to hear book lovers proclaim...

Original post made on May. 10, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1045 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Immigration march draws 600

Over 600 people called for immigration reform during a march and rally on Wednesday evening, one of the city's largest demonstrations...

Original post made on May. 10, 2013
Last comment by CopperC, on May 13, 2013 at 2:17 pm | 2 comments | 1298 Views

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Future park? Council buys lush 1-acre property

The City Council approved the purchase of a 1.2 acre property Tuesday night, offered by its longtime resident, who wants...

Original post made on May. 11, 2013
Last comment by R.Kohn, on May 11, 2013 at 9:15 am | 1 comment | 1285 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Legal action forces toxic clean up in Permanente Creek

After being sued by the Sierra Club for dumping toxics from its mining operations into the upper reaches of Permanante Creek,...

Original post made on May. 13, 2013
Last comment by rain, on Jun 4, 2013 at 9:51 pm | 3 comments | 2586 Views

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Country Gourmet closing after 30 years

After 30 years in business, Mountain View's Country Gourmet restaurant is set to close on Sunday, May 19. Read the full...

Original post made on May. 12, 2013
Last comment by Judy, on May 16, 2013 at 5:09 pm | 2 comments | 1959 Views

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LAHS earns award for civics work

Los Altos High School is being recognized for its efforts to educate through engagement in social issues both near and far. Read...

Original post made on May. 13, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on May 13, 2013 at 8:52 pm | 2 comments | 2838 Views

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China Cafe robbed at gunpoint

An employee of the China Cafe restaurant located near the Safeway on Miramonte Avenue was robbed at gunpoint as she prepared...

Original post made on May. 13, 2013
Last comment by Baffled, on May 18, 2013 at 9:32 am | 29 comments | 1841 Views

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Toolbox, tools stolen from storage unit

A toolbox and various tools were stolen from a storage unit in a Mountain View apartment complex sometime between Friday...

Original post made on May. 13, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on May 14, 2013 at 9:23 pm | 4 comments | 1193 Views

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Two bikes, TV stolen from open garage

A man living on the 2700 block of Diericx Drive woke up Sunday to find two bicycles and a TV had been taken from his open...

Original post made on May. 14, 2013
Last comment by apeman, on May 14, 2013 at 2:49 pm | 4 comments | 1034 Views

OTHER ISSUES

iPad Mini stolen in burglary

An iPad Mini was stolen when a home on the 700 block of Emily Street was burglarized on May 10, police said. Read the full...

Original post made on May. 14, 2013
Last comment by Seriously?, on May 15, 2013 at 8:46 am | 2 comments | 1484 Views
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