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Keep on dancing

Ever since neon spandex, pump-up music and enthusiasm for aerobic dancing spread across the country in the early 1970s, aerobics...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2012
Last comment by Bonnie Epstein, on Jul 15, 2012 at 2:22 pm | 1 comment | 1918 Views

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Google's Marissa Mayer named Yahoo CEO

Yahoo has appointed Google executive Marissa Mayer as its new chief executive officer, the company announced today, July...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2012
Last comment by O.G. Whizz, on Jul 18, 2012 at 9:40 am | 4 comments | 2062 Views

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Let the sun shine

Bits of blue sky are visible through the mostly stripped skeleton of Hangar One at Moffett Field. Work to remove the toxin-laced...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2012
Last comment by Steve Ly, on Jul 17, 2012 at 2:47 pm | 1 comment | 1701 Views

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VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Summer Day Trips

Living in the Bay Area, there is no shortage of fun day-trips one can take in order to have a day of in the sun. Where do...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2012
Last comment by bkengland, on Jul 17, 2012 at 3:26 pm | 1 comment | 1812 Views

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PCP suspected in violent outburst

Police are saying PCP may have fueled a series of violent events which began outside a Mountain View grocery store and ended...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2012
Last comment by Hardin, on Jul 17, 2012 at 4:16 pm | 4 comments | 2065 Views

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Groups set to appeal Chick-Fil-A

Over the last week two separate efforts sprang up to oppose a Chick-Fil-A fast-food restaurant approved by the city's zoning...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2012
Last comment by LovingMtnView, on Aug 11, 2012 at 10:09 am | 21 comments | 3037 Views

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Disability Pride Parade moves to Mountain View

Disabled and non-disabled residents of Silicon Valley will march together in downtown Mountain View on Saturday, July 21,...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2012
Last comment by Barbara Ann Barbara Ann Bonner, on Apr 20, 2015 at 2:18 pm | 5 comments | 2808 Views

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Temple's Obon fest celebrates family

The thrumming of Japanese taiko drums reverberated through the air during a recent practice at the Mountain View Buddhist...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2012
Last comment by Susanne, on Jul 20, 2012 at 3:27 pm | 2 comments | 2329 Views

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Fighting the law with free foie gras

Animal rights activists are up in arms over a local chef's decision to continue serving foie gras despite a new state law...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2012
Last comment by Bob Huenemann, on Jul 28, 2012 at 5:18 pm | 36 comments | 8074 Views

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A piece of history

The last piece of Hangar One's exterior came off Thursday, wrapping up an environmental cleanup that took just over a year. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2012
Last comment by Todd L., on Jul 28, 2012 at 8:40 am | 14 comments | 3168 Views

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Weekend, July 21 & 22

[http://www.pytnet.org/shows/FrogandToad/tickets.html ==B Theater:== 'A Year with Frog and Toad'] Peninsula Youth Theatre...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Jul 20, 2012 at 12:50 pm | 1 comment | 1843 Views

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Campaign launched to save tiny 1888 "immigrant house"

Local residents once fought to save the home of Mountain View pioneer and businessman Henry Rengstorff, but now there's an...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2012
Last comment by Tina, on Apr 27, 2013 at 7:17 pm | 18 comments | 15321 Views

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Bicycle stolen out of open garage

A bicycle was stolen on Tuesday from the open garage of a home in the 1800 block of Appletree Lane, police said. Read the...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2012
Last comment by That MV guy, on Jul 26, 2012 at 4:51 pm | 9 comments | 1823 Views

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15 arrested in county child-porn sweep

Detectives from 30 law enforcement agencies, including Mountain View, have arrested 15 people in a crackdown targeting child...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2012
Last comment by MV Resident, on Jul 24, 2012 at 10:59 am | 4 comments | 3118 Views

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Tuesday, July 24

[http://events.stanford.edu/events/330/33077/ ==B Talk:== Abbas Milani] Abbas Milani, director of the Iranian-studies program...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Jul 24, 2012 at 1:40 pm | 1 comment | 1642 Views

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Peet's Coffee & Tea selling for $1 billion

Longtime Bay Area fixture Peet's Coffee & Tea Inc. will be sold to a German company for $1 billion, the Emeryville-based...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2012
Last comment by Jes' Sayin', on Jul 24, 2012 at 11:09 pm | 3 comments | 5231 Views

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Tennis legend Alex Swetka dies at 94

Local tennis legend Alex Swetka, who owned Swetka's Tennis Shop in Mountain View with his wife, died July 17, a few months...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2012
Last comment by @@Addition, on Jul 29, 2012 at 11:32 am | 6 comments | 4824 Views

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Avoiding blood-sucking insects

Bzzzzzz. Thwack. There's nothing quite like the buzz of a mosquito to ruin a summer barbecue -- or a warm night's rest. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2012
Last comment by the_punnisher, on Jul 25, 2012 at 4:45 pm | 1 comment | 1821 Views

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Gay marriage supporters file Chick-Fil-A appeal

It appears that Chick-Fil-A's chickens have come home to roost. The company's funding of anti-gay rights groups and president...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2012
Last comment by LovingMtnView, on Aug 17, 2012 at 9:07 pm | 43 comments | 4114 Views

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Buzzed-about Quora moving to Castro Street

The question-and-answer social networking site Quora is moving its operation from downtown Palo Alto to Castro Street, bringing...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2012
Last comment by Sabrina, on Jul 26, 2012 at 6:06 pm | 2 comments | 7980 Views
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