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Teens may have accidentally thwarted burglary

A teenage girl and her younger brother may have inadvertently thwarted a burglary simply by being home when their apartment...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2012
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Fire guts apartments on Dana Street

Firefighters battled a four-alarm structure fire in Mountain View Monday afternoon that damaged 26 apartments. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2012
Last comment by NW Resident, on Mar 1, 2012 at 4:18 pm | 5 comments | 2771 Views

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Council balks at $100,000 shuttle study

Would Mountain View residents really use a city-run shuttle service? On Tuesday evening, Mountain View City Council members...

Original post made on Feb. 29, 2012
Last comment by gcoladon, on Mar 7, 2012 at 5:23 pm | 13 comments | 1170 Views

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One household's eye-opening energy audit

A pair of detectives went to work in a Mountain View home this week, probing for the secrets behind its energy bill. The...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2012
Last comment by Dear Jack,, on Mar 6, 2012 at 1:22 pm | 7 comments | 24372 Views

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Fire guts Dana Garden apartments

In only a couple of hours, about 50 people found themselves homeless following a four-alarm fire that engulfed the second...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2012
Last comment by margaret, on Mar 1, 2012 at 10:31 am | 1 comment | 2622 Views

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Armed robbers take jewelry from shop

Two men robbed a Mountain View jewelry store at gunpoint in the morning, Feb. 28, police said. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2012
Last comment by Spare the rod, spoil the child, on Mar 7, 2012 at 7:43 pm | 20 comments | 2651 Views

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Taqueria La Bamba burglarized

Around $3,500 to $4,000 was stolen from Taqueria La Bamba in a burglary in the early hours of Feb. 28, police said. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2012
Last comment by Observer, on Mar 5, 2012 at 2:52 pm | 19 comments | 3947 Views

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Feature story: A romance in black and white

Eighty-year-old Henry Ford sat in the dining room of his Palo Alto home and recalled the day he met Rochelle, his wife of...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2012
Last comment by allheritage, on Mar 7, 2012 at 2:11 pm | 10 comments | 2727 Views

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Man killed on train tracks Feb. 23 is identified

A man who was fatally struck by a train in Palo Alto on Feb. 23 has been identified as Wentao He, 23, of Mountain View, the...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2012
Last comment by MeNewsman, on Mar 4, 2012 at 10:41 am | 1 comment | 2316 Views

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Council interested in property swap for office project

Last week the City Council gave city staff the green light to begin negotiating a city property swap that will allow a developer...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2012
Last comment by Mr. Nice, on Mar 10, 2012 at 3:57 pm | 10 comments | 2550 Views

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Survey says parcel tax would fail

Voters would not pass a parcel tax to replace Mountain View's lost affordable housing revenues, according to a new survey...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2012
Last comment by AAA, on Mar 10, 2012 at 10:15 am | 12 comments | 2160 Views

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Free tax help today at MV library

Free bilingual assistance with filing taxes is available today, March 7, from 2-7 p.m. at the Mountain View Library, 585...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2012
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Wednesday, March 7

[http://www.theatreworks.org/shows/1112-season/nowcircathen ==B Theater:== 'Now Circa Then'] TheatreWorks' new comedy play,...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Mar 8, 2012 at 12:41 pm | 1 comment | 1894 Views

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Four train tracks may still be ahead for MV

Part of the growing popularity of a "blended system" for high-speed rail and Caltrain is that Palo Alto and other cities...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2012
Last comment by Christopher Parkinson, on Mar 14, 2012 at 1:05 pm | 21 comments | 3984 Views

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Second Harvest struggling as food prices rise

Higher food prices and the rising cost of gas are hindering operations at Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2012
Last comment by Old Ben, on Mar 15, 2012 at 9:41 am | 7 comments | 3764 Views

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Four train tracks may still be ahead for MV

Part of the growing popularity of a "blended system" for high-speed rail and Caltrain is that Palo Alto and other cities...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2012
Last comment by Maria, on Mar 12, 2012 at 2:40 pm | 4 comments | 1365 Views

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Tough road for undocumented teens

For undocumented students at Mountain View High School, nothing has changed in the years since Jose Antonio Vargas hesitantly...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2012
Last comment by Mcbutters, on Mar 12, 2012 at 9:34 am | 7 comments | 1878 Views

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Fire caused by 'discarded smoking material," officials say

Mountain View fire officials believe the four-alarm Feb-27 fire, which displaced 50 residents of the Dana Garden apartments,...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2012
Last comment by S. Bear, on Mar 14, 2012 at 3:39 pm | 12 comments | 2481 Views

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Bluetooth headsets stolen from Sprint store

A box of Bluetooth headsets were stolen from a Mountain View Sprint store just after 6 a.m. on March 8, police said. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2012
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$40K stolen in apartment burglary

More than $40,000 in cash was stolen from an apartment in the 1800 block of Ednamary Way on March 9, police said. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2012
Last comment by sEaN, on Mar 12, 2012 at 8:17 pm | 7 comments | 1948 Views
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