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Man shot in head during robbery

A man was shot in the head during a struggle with a robber on Monday afternoon on Fairchild Drive, police said. Officers...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Jul 3, 2013 at 2:57 pm | 14 comments | 5006 Views

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Fitness center to replace Grant Road businesses

City Council members struggled to keep a bagel shop in business as a shopping center owner proposed to replace it and several...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2013
Last comment by Bill Hitchens, on Jul 2, 2013 at 7:45 am | 1 comment | 1248 Views

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A spirited local business

Within minutes of the beginning of our conversation, Dave Classick makes his intentions plain. "Our whole function here is...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2013
Last comment by Yah but, on Jul 8, 2013 at 9:47 am | 14 comments | 3520 Views

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Council to consider another downtown office project

A three-story office building has been proposed for the corner of Bryant and Dana streets amid a spurt of office development...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2013
Last comment by ZeroDictatorships, on Jul 9, 2013 at 11:44 pm | 14 comments | 2629 Views

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Bay Area celebrates July 4 with fireworks, festivals

From San Jose to San Francisco, the Bay Area plans to go out with a bang for this Thursday for the Fourth of July, with fireworks,...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2013
Last comment by Mr Advice, on Jul 5, 2013 at 7:16 am | 3 comments | 1581 Views

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Car crashes when driver passes out

Police say a driver apparently passed out behind the wheel, veered across several lanes and crashed into a tree right next...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2013
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on Jul 3, 2013 at 4:53 pm | 4 comments | 1817 Views

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Council OKs downtown office building

On Tuesday evening the City Council unanimously approved another new downtown office building, a three-story structure built...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2013
Last comment by Dana, on Jul 12, 2013 at 5:47 pm | 43 comments | 2663 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district to film, stream meetings

With the board of trustees' informal blessing, officials with the Mountain View Whisman School District have begun taking...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2013
Last comment by GSB, on Jul 3, 2013 at 10:48 pm | 4 comments | 1555 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bike-pedestrian upgrades coming to a street near you

A slew of upgrades around town for bicyclists and pedestrians are in the newly approved city budget, thanks to the efforts...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2013
Last comment by Donald, on Jul 10, 2013 at 9:50 pm | 27 comments | 2942 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Judge: LASD may split Bullis

In the latest decision in the ongoing legal battle between Bullis Charter School and the Los Altos School District, a judge...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2013
Last comment by Just Say No to Kool-Aide, on Jul 8, 2013 at 3:59 pm | 23 comments | 1714 Views

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Mountain View celebrates the Fourth

The Fourth of July was marked by warm weather and lots of people looking for a cool place to view the fireworks at Shoreline....

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2013
Last comment by Just me, on Jul 6, 2013 at 10:13 am | 3 comments | 1043 Views

OTHER ISSUES

SFO plane crash kills two, dozens injured

A Boeing 777 aircraft crashed on the runway at San Francisco International Airport on Saturday morning, killing at least...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2013
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Jul 8, 2013 at 11:05 am | 3 comments | 1347 Views

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Bike-pedestrian upgrades coming to a street near you

A slew of upgrades around town for bicyclists and pedestrians are in the newly approved city budget, thanks to the efforts...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2013
Last comment by HBLandelsMom, on Jul 11, 2013 at 10:40 pm | 18 comments | 2519 Views

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Record number of marriage licenses for Santa Clara County

Santa Clara County is gearing up for another week of same-sex marriages days after what is believed to be the county's busiest...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2013
Last comment by UC Davis Grad, on Jul 10, 2013 at 5:02 pm | 6 comments | 1176 Views

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Man spits in woman's face at McDonald's

A man spit in the face of a woman while she waited in the drive-through line of a local McDonald's on June 6, according to...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2013
Last comment by usa, on Jul 10, 2013 at 12:41 pm | 8 comments | 1307 Views

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SFO plane crash: Stanford Hospital evaluates 55 people

Stanford Medical Center evaluated 55 patients from Saturday's crash of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 and admitted 18. One remained...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2013
Last comment by Mr Advice, on Jul 10, 2013 at 2:15 pm | 1 comment | 1197 Views

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Local actor's Cinderella story

For Nick Spangler, stage fright is not an option. While many would crumble under the pressure, Spangler thrives on it. It's...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2013
Last comment by Mary, on Jul 10, 2013 at 3:00 pm | 1 comment | 1667 Views

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Gusher at Google

A fire hydrant was knocked over by a hit-and-run driver on Google property Tuesday, July 9, creating a temporary fountain...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2013
Last comment by OR, on Jul 13, 2013 at 11:07 am | 4 comments | 1089 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Can't compete with free eats

A group of restaurant owners north of Highway 101 say they have been watching their customers disappear as Google expands...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2013
Last comment by Laura, on Jul 23, 2013 at 1:34 am | 70 comments | 107513 Views

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Police improve anonymous tip tech

Reporting a crime in Mountain View is now as easy as shooting off a text, posting to Instagram or taking a Vine. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2013
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Jul 15, 2013 at 10:50 am | 7 comments | 2231 Views
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