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Death plunge to Hwy. 101 ruled a suicide

The Santa Clara County Coroner's Office has ruled that the man who died May 17 after plunging from the Rengstorff Avenue...

Original post made on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by sfkyle, on May 28, 2013 at 11:04 pm | 12 comments | 2743 Views

OTHER ISSUES

National "rolling fast" for immigration reform starts in MV

The first in a series of such actions nationwide, advocates for immigrant rights in Mountain View made their point this month...

Original post made on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by MV Resident, LASD, on May 21, 2013 at 6:50 pm | 12 comments | 1343 Views

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Council OKs $2 million lot sale

In a move that may reduce parking for nearby businesses, the City Council voted to sell a city-owned parking lot on Tuesday...

Original post made on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by letsgetreal, on May 23, 2013 at 9:31 am | 17 comments | 1631 Views

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Part of northbound Foothill Expwy to close tonight

Northbound Foothill Expressway between Hillview Avenue and Page Mill Road, including the bike lane, will be closed beginning...

Original post made on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by , on May 17, 2013 at 6:43 pm | 2 comments | 1074 Views

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MVHS names new principal

Former Santa Clara High School Principal Dave Grissom will be the new principal of Mountain View High School. Read the...

Original post made on May. 17, 2013
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Tuesday, Feb. 5

[http://events.stanford.edu/events/357/35759/ ==B Film:== 'Project Happiness'] A free screening of the 2011 documentary...

Original post made on May. 18, 2013
Last comment by randy albin, on May 18, 2013 at 3:23 pm | 1 comment | 964 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hangar One for rent: no NASA ties needed

In an unprecedented move for NASA Ames Research Center, historic Hangar One at Moffett Field is being offered up for any...

Original post made on May. 20, 2013
Last comment by Rodger, on May 23, 2013 at 9:35 am | 11 comments | 2862 Views

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Zipcars to come to downtown

The City Council voted quietly and unanimously to allow car-sharing company Zipcar to park four of its cars in downtown Mountain...

Original post made on May. 20, 2013
Last comment by Martin, on Jun 6, 2013 at 1:23 pm | 12 comments | 1455 Views

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Helping the helpless

Though burn victims in this country may emerge from the hospital with significant scars, chances are they will ultimately...

Original post made on May. 21, 2013
Last comment by UC Davis Grad, on May 26, 2013 at 11:09 am | 10 comments | 1089 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Re-open Whisman School?

A former city of Mountain View official, along with leading members of some Whisman-area neighborhood associations, plan...

Original post made on May. 21, 2013
Last comment by Garrett, on May 27, 2013 at 4:48 pm | 24 comments | 2212 Views

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Tropicana Lodge being demolished

The vacant Tropicana Lodge hotel was being turned into debris this morning to make way for a 162-unit apartment complex to...

Original post made on May. 22, 2013
Last comment by Flava Dave, on May 28, 2013 at 2:25 am | 11 comments | 1566 Views

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Palo Alto tries to make 'hackathons' a family affair

Hackers, designers and Silicon Valley technophiles will flood downtown Palo Alto's most prominent gathering spot with food,...

Original post made on May. 22, 2013
Last comment by , on May 22, 2013 at 11:11 am | 1 comment | 1129 Views

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Cash, jewelry stolen in burglary

Cash, jewelry and other personal effects were stolen when a home in the 1100 block of Nilda Avenue was burglarized on May...

Original post made on May. 22, 2013
Last comment by , on May 22, 2013 at 12:09 pm | 1 comment | 1075 Views

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Burglars kick in door

A burglar reportedly kicked in the door of a home in the 2300 block of Jane Lane on May 17, according to police. Read...

Original post made on May. 22, 2013
Last comment by Mr. Plow, on May 22, 2013 at 11:05 pm | 7 comments | 963 Views

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Google burglary bust

It appears that an ex-Googler may have felt he was entitled to a do-it-yourself severance package after the company cut him...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by dtrain, on May 23, 2013 at 2:53 pm | 4 comments | 1237 Views

RESTAURANTS

Unlikely barbecue joint

If Mountain View had a resident ribs master, it would be Harold Willis. And you won't find him -- or his ribs -- in a local...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by Someone Needs a Hug, on May 28, 2013 at 4:58 pm | 5 comments | 3063 Views

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Immigrant house may be placed in new city park

After saving it from demolition earlier this year, City Council members voted Tuesday on a strategy for restoring and relocating...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by wendyleela, on May 24, 2013 at 6:47 pm | 4 comments | 2937 Views

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At-risk high school students making gains

Earlier this month, U.S. News and World Report published a story ranking both Mountain View and Los Altos high schools among...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by Not nice, on May 29, 2013 at 7:10 pm | 4 comments | 3066 Views

ELECTIONS

Gov. Brown calls for focus on climate change

Gov. Jerry Brown today urged scientists to dedicate themselves to convincing a distracted public and news media about the...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by Dana, on Jul 10, 2013 at 1:52 pm | 11 comments | 1551 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fist-fight at gas station escalates quickly

Two men got into a fight at a Mountain View gas station early Tuesday morning, with one brandishing a knife, according to...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by Ws, on May 29, 2013 at 4:35 am | 12 comments | 1486 Views
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