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City officials move to prevent suicides

City officials hope to help change Mountain View's higher than average suicide rate with a new policy and training for the...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2012
Last comment by Rick, on Jul 11, 2012 at 2:20 pm | 1 comment | 1942 Views

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Thursday, July 12

[http://moroccosrestaurant.com/mountain-view/ ==B Music:== Acoustic guitar] Jack Cutter plays solo acoustic-guitar compositions...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Jul 12, 2012 at 11:18 am | 1 comment | 1801 Views

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MV driver arrested in deadly pedestrian crash

Family members of the man killed in a grisly car accident last month reacted with relief Tuesday to the news that police...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2012
Last comment by mug shot?, on Aug 12, 2012 at 9:33 am | 3 comments | 2147 Views

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Google housing axed in city's general plan

Council members were not moved Tuesday night by last-minute efforts by the Chamber of Commerce and the mayor to keep housing...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2012
Last comment by Common sense, on Jan 6, 2016 at 12:24 pm | 14 comments | 24301 Views

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Chick-Fil-A approved, with drive-through

Zoning administrator Peter Gilli on Wednesday evening approved a new Chick-Fil-A with a drive-through for 1962 El Camino...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2012
Last comment by HighProof, on Jul 18, 2012 at 1:36 pm | 18 comments | 3881 Views

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Weekend, July 14 & 15

[http://shorelinelake.com/aquatic/racing_regattas.htm ==B Community:== Shoreline Outrigger community day] Ho'oku'i, the...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Jul 13, 2012 at 2:38 pm | 1 comment | 1887 Views

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Hacker Dojo launches Kickstarter campaign

Mountain View's open community of computer programmers and engineers could very well be forced out of town if Hacker Dojo...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2012
Last comment by USA, on Jul 19, 2012 at 10:34 am | 18 comments | 3321 Views

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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 | 2050 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 | 2179 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 | 1844 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 | 1941 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 | 2128 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 | 3119 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 | 2951 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 | 2453 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 | 8428 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 | 3395 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 | 1954 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 | 15542 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 | 1864 Views
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