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Police in armed standoff with 'mentally ill' man

No shots were fired in an armed standoff with a 63-year-old transient man who claimed he had a gun, Mountain View police...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2012
Last comment by James, on Jan 13, 2012 at 8:27 am | 6 comments | 1830 Views

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Local woman to pay medical bills with $1 million lottery prize

Mountain View resident Emily Leach had the good fortune to wake up from a tumor-induced coma two years ago, and on Friday...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2012
Last comment by Shelley B, on Jan 11, 2012 at 11:15 pm | 15 comments | 2520 Views

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Council member wowed by ride in Google's fighter jet

City Council members in Google's hometown may be paid only $500 a month by the city, but Mountain View council member John...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2012
Last comment by Bruno, on Jan 20, 2012 at 3:22 pm | 30 comments | 3566 Views

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Fresh & Busy

The new Fresh & Easy grocery store at Rengstorff Avenue and Middlefield Road drew a huge crowd to its opening on Wednesday...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2012
Last comment by Palo Altan, on Jan 16, 2012 at 2:55 pm | 7 comments | 1957 Views

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Council kills request for detailed meeting minutes

Planning commissioners upset about the city ending its practice of keeping a written record of meeting discussions didn't...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2012
Last comment by Common Sense, on Jan 12, 2012 at 5:58 pm | 1 comment | 1685 Views

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Downed high-voltage lines cause fire near trailer park

Residents of a Mountain View mobile home park near Moffett Field were roused last night by a series of small "explosions,"...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2012
Last comment by Mr. Big, on Jan 16, 2012 at 12:36 am | 6 comments | 2294 Views

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Face-biting suspect may just be cheek-pincher

Police now say that the woman suspected of biting two children on the face yesterday may have only pinched their cheeks. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2012
Last comment by Sara, on Jan 15, 2012 at 10:38 am | 19 comments | 2305 Views

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Jewelry, camera stolen in apartment burglary

Jewelry and a camera were reported stolen when an apartment in the 1800 block of Higdon Avenue was burglarized on Jan. 13,...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2012
Last comment by , on Jan 16, 2012 at 9:50 pm | 1 comment | 2082 Views

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Pizza deliveryman robbed at gunpoint

A pizza deliveryman was robbed after dropping off a pizza at an apartment in the 2000 block of California Street on Jan....

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2012
Last comment by The Eye, on Jan 17, 2012 at 5:44 pm | 3 comments | 1721 Views

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Police chase ends in Mountain View

A 23-year-old East Palo Alto man faces an assault-with-a-deadly-weapon charge after allegedly ramming a Palo Alto police...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2012
Last comment by Joe, on Jan 17, 2012 at 6:07 pm | 1 comment | 2041 Views

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World War II vet's heroism honored, 66 years later

It was Carl Clark's jacket that the U.S. secretary of the Navy pinned the commendation medal on, but Mr. Clark told the hundreds...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2012
Last comment by oscar, on Jan 19, 2012 at 8:48 pm | 4 comments | 2347 Views

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Artful framing

Hellen Hsieh of Mountain View prepares to hang artwork by members of Abilities United at Cafe Zoe in Menlo Park. Hsieh was...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2012
Last comment by Abilities United, on Jan 18, 2012 at 11:48 am | 1 comment | 4615 Views

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No fear of drought, for now

Though rain has been scarce over the past few months, Mountain View residents have little reason to fear drought at this...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2012
Last comment by Trish, on Jan 21, 2012 at 6:36 am | 4 comments | 1892 Views

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Weekend, Jan. 21 & 22

[http://rba.org/ ==B Music:== The Special Consensus] The Chicago-area bluegrass band The Special Consensus will play a concert...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Jan 20, 2012 at 1:53 pm | 1 comment | 1778 Views

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El Camino bus lanes nixed by council, again

The City Council spent two and half hours discussing a plan for dedicated bus rapid transit lanes on El Camino Real on Tuesday,...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2012
Last comment by Rodger, on Jan 27, 2012 at 10:56 am | 29 comments | 32784 Views

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El Camino bus lanes nixed by council, again

The City Council spent two and half hours discussing a plan for dedicated bus rapid transit lanes on El Camino Real on Tuesday,...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2012
Last comment by Angela Hey, on Jan 20, 2012 at 4:28 pm | 1 comment | 1861 Views

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Apartment developer buys hotel, Western Appliance building

Prometheus Real Estate Group is becoming a familiar name in Mountain View's City Hall as it announces its second apartment...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2012
Last comment by Thomas, on Jun 29, 2014 at 2:10 pm | 11 comments | 3261 Views

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UPDATE: No gunman found after 2.5-hour search

After an "exhaustive search" police have stopped looking for a man with a rifle reportedly seen near the intersection of...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2012
Last comment by gloria, on Jan 24, 2012 at 8:01 pm | 11 comments | 2408 Views

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Rail authority slammed for lax contract oversight

The agency charged with building a high-speed rail system between San Francisco and Los Angeles violated state law when it...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2012
Last comment by kman, on Jan 26, 2012 at 4:48 pm | 5 comments | 2233 Views

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VIDEO: Voices Around Town: How do you feel about SOPA?

What are your feelings on the Stop Online Piracy Act? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=5198...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2012
Last comment by Gene Cavanaugh, on Jan 24, 2012 at 8:01 pm | 1 comment | 2065 Views
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