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Obama visits Palo Alto to raise funds for Dems

President Obama visited Palo Alto Thursday night to attend two fundraisers benefiting the Democratic Senatorial Campaign...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2013
Last comment by Tom, on Jun 11, 2013 at 11:50 am | 3 comments | 1034 Views

AROUND TOWN

Roundtable group takes on school shooting fears

It hasn't happened here, but community members met last week to discuss the possibility of a school shooting in Mountain...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2013
Last comment by The only thing we need to fear is fear itself, on Jun 13, 2013 at 4:20 pm | 16 comments | 2456 Views

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Roundtable group takes on school shooting fears

It hasn't happened here, but community members met last week to discuss the possibility of a school shooting in Mountain...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2013
Last comment by C. E. Castillo, on Jun 10, 2013 at 3:08 pm | 1 comment | 1052 Views

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Google wants to incorporate wildlife into new office project

The planners behind Google's first ground-up office development in Silicon Valley want to bring wetland wildlife into the...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2013
Last comment by SiliconHouse, on Jul 8, 2013 at 10:26 am | 16 comments | 2909 Views

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Cat owners pounce on license debate

Tonight the City Council is likely to re-examine the surprisingly controversial cat licensing requirements it approved last...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2013
Last comment by Rodger, on Jun 13, 2013 at 4:31 pm | 26 comments | 1474 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Play your way to better behavior

How important is it to get kids on their feet and active during the school day? Pretty important, as it turns out. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2013
Last comment by MVWSD Teacher, on Jun 13, 2013 at 6:57 am | 7 comments | 1461 Views

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Google denies giving NSA "direct access" to user data

National Security Agency documents leaked to the press say Mountain View's Google has been cooperating with the US government...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Jun 15, 2013 at 10:41 am | 9 comments | 3969 Views

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Council backtracks after cat owners pounce on licensing law

After public outcry, on Tuesday City Council members were persuaded to scratch new regulations for pet owners in Mountain...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2013
Last comment by kman, on Jun 14, 2013 at 2:41 pm | 29 comments | 2703 Views

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Council hesitant to boost library funding

In city budget discussions on Tuesday, the City Council supported adding $50,000 to next year's library budget for new books,...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2013
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Jun 17, 2013 at 1:24 pm | 16 comments | 5092 Views

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A happy homecoming

Air National Guard Sgt. Jesus Feliciano is embraced by his children, fraternal twins Tristan and Adriana, when he returned...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2013
Last comment by USA, on Jun 14, 2013 at 10:45 pm | 2 comments | 1090 Views

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Witness' report leads to arrest in bike theft

Police arrested a San Jose man for allegedly stealing a bicycle at the Mountain View Caltrain station after a witness alerted...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2013
Last comment by Eric, on Jun 13, 2013 at 2:10 pm | 12 comments | 803 Views

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Huge gang bust nets 39 arrests

All but nine of 48 alleged members or associates of the Nuestra Familia criminal gang indicted in May are in custody in the...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2013
Last comment by Scott Lamb, on Jun 13, 2013 at 6:20 am | 2 comments | 1454 Views

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Power restored after early morning outage

Power has been restored to more than 5,800 PG&E customers in Mountain View following an outage this morning, according to...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2013
Last comment by Mike, on Jun 13, 2013 at 5:54 pm | 8 comments | 892 Views

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The day the video store died

Nostalgia lines the shelves in Videoscope, Mountain View's last video rental store. The sentiment overwhelms upon entering...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2013
Last comment by k teleki, on Jun 15, 2013 at 12:58 am | 4 comments | 3164 Views

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Four residential burglaries in three days

Residential burglaries continue to be a problem in Mountain View, with four burglaries and one attempted break-in over a...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2013
Last comment by MVResident67, on Jun 18, 2013 at 7:54 am | 21 comments | 1480 Views

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Review: Wild, wacky and wonderful

Colman Domingo, playwright and actor for TheatreWorks' latest show, is a bit of a native son, having done a fair amount of...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2013
Last comment by randy albin, on Jun 14, 2013 at 11:32 am | 1 comment | 834 Views

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Council OKs 21 homes

A largely vacant 1.4-acre lot at 137 Easy St. may soon be home to a development of row houses after the council unanimously...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2013
Last comment by Ada Resi, on Jun 17, 2013 at 12:27 pm | 5 comments | 1141 Views

BOOKS

High speed chase ends in arrests

A high-speed chase through Mountain View turned into a manhunt Thursday night, after the car police were pursuing collided...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2013
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Jun 17, 2013 at 1:04 pm | 13 comments | 1195 Views

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Crime briefs: Interrupted break-in, burglaries

Police report on several crimes, including missing cash, residential burglaries and a man who came in through the bathroom...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Jun 18, 2013 at 9:08 pm | 13 comments | 1060 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Full bellies all summer long

Hunger isn't just a problem in the developing world. Even in the ostensibly well-to-do communities of Silicon Valley, one...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2013
Last comment by Well Done, on Jun 17, 2013 at 12:49 pm | 2 comments | 1132 Views
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