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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 | 1341 Views

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Police release sketch of attempted burglary suspect

Mountain View police have released a composite sketch of a man whom they believe attempted to break into a home on the 900...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2013
Last comment by Experienced, on Jun 18, 2013 at 10:06 am | 11 comments | 2338 Views

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The day the video store died

Nostalgia lines the shelves in Videoscope, Mountain View's last video rental store. Videoscope, located at 2290 W. El Camino...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2013
Last comment by TimePassages, on Jun 25, 2013 at 8:09 am | 12 comments | 4560 Views

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World Music Day to bring downtown road closures

Much of downtown Palo Alto will be closed to traffic on Sunday, June 16, to make room for World Music day, which runs from...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2013
Last comment by Mr. Nice, on Jun 16, 2013 at 10:15 pm | 1 comment | 904 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City seeking Stevens Creek group volunteers

Interested in getting involved with public works projects? The City of Mountain View is seeking applicants for a Citizens...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2013
Last comment by trail user, on Jun 19, 2013 at 8:52 am | 4 comments | 1474 Views

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Review: Crazy for craft beer

Never ask Ted Kim a simple question about beer. If you do, you're in for a discourse on the qualities of craft beer, its...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by GG, on Jun 27, 2013 at 3:02 pm | 46 comments | 6418 Views

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KMVT elects six new board members

Mountain View's community access station's board of directors elected six new board members. Val Carpenter, George Cohn,...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by Greg David, on Jun 18, 2013 at 5:19 pm | 2 comments | 1433 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Cat controversy highlights problems with informing the public

It was the animal control ordinance that nearly got away -- and caused some finger pointing over why thousands of cat and...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by Old Ben, on Jun 20, 2013 at 9:09 am | 16 comments | 968 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Full bellies all summer long

Even in the ostensibly well-to-do communities of Silicon Valley, one out of every three children rely on free or reduced-price...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by Mary, on Jun 21, 2013 at 12:29 pm | 5 comments | 1049 Views

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MV property taxes on the rise

Almost a quarter of Santa Clara County's property owners are set for a jump in their property tax bills, thanks to this year's...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2013
Last comment by Mark, on Jun 23, 2013 at 8:40 pm | 35 comments | 1892 Views

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Cycle track to replace expressway ramp

Despite outcry from neighbors over the possibility of increasing traffic jams on Moffett Boulevard, City Council members...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2013
Last comment by jon botelho, on Jul 3, 2013 at 12:04 pm | 64 comments | 4618 Views

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Techie charged with Silicon Valley burglaries

An information-technology consultant has been charged with a string of Silicon Valley office burglaries that shut down business...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2013
Last comment by mvsuws, on Jun 20, 2013 at 9:46 pm | 4 comments | 1016 Views

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Another good year for El Camino Hospital

El Camino Hospital's financial officials anticipate the local healthcare organization will rake in about $78 million in profits...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2013
Last comment by Observers, on Jun 20, 2013 at 4:28 pm | 3 comments | 1940 Views

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The animal control ordinance that nearly got away

It was the animal control ordinance that nearly got away -- and caused some finger-pointing over why thousands of cat and...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Jun 24, 2013 at 8:33 am | 9 comments | 1022 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Vargas' journey 'Documented'

Jose Antonio Vargas is preparing to make his directorial debut. The Mountain View High School alumnus, former ==I Voice==...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2013
Last comment by Litsa, on Jun 24, 2013 at 2:28 pm | 16 comments | 1477 Views

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Police arrest man in bike theft

Mountain View police have arrested a man they say stole a bike from the 1200 block of Dale Avenue. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2013
Last comment by Pic, on Jun 25, 2013 at 3:08 pm | 8 comments | 1183 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

City agrees to share $50 million with schools

An agreement to share the property taxes of the likes of Google with local schools has been approved by the City Council...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2013
Last comment by Longtime MVer, on Jul 9, 2013 at 7:52 pm | 10 comments | 1314 Views

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City agrees to share $50 million with schools

An agreement to share the property taxes of the likes of Google with local schools has been approved by the City Council,...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2013
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jun 25, 2013 at 4:52 pm | 9 comments | 911 Views

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Is flood protection project 'political engineering?'

As the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors mulls over plans for a flood basin at Rancho San Antonio park, a local civil...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2013
Last comment by Resident, on Jun 25, 2013 at 10:48 pm | 11 comments | 1090 Views

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Fire closes Burger King on El Camino

No one was hurt when the Burger King near Grant Road on El Camino Real caught fire Thursday, an official from the Mountain...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2013
Last comment by Hmmmmm, on Mar 19, 2014 at 2:25 am | 9 comments | 3164 Views
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