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Police use social media to fight drunken driving

The Mountain View Police Department is taking to social media this week in an effort to raise awareness about the consequences...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2012
Last comment by Paul Elrick, on Dec 22, 2012 at 4:17 pm | 6 comments | 4837 Views

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Zuckerberg donates a fortune to local foundation

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced today, Dec. 18, that he is giving nearly $500 million in Facebook stock to the Silicon...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2012
Last comment by Chris Torres, on Dec 18, 2012 at 6:23 pm | 2 comments | 2022 Views

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Thursday, Dec. 20

[http://www.losaltoshills.ca.gov/announcments/436-caroling-in-the-hills-dec-20 ==B Community:== Caroling in the Hills] Parks...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Dec 20, 2012 at 1:06 pm | 1 comment | 1852 Views

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Holiday Fund: A partnership sent from 'the heavens'

Some might see it as simple supply-and-demand economics, but officials from a local chapter of the Kiwanis International...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2012
Last comment by ed, on Dec 20, 2012 at 6:46 pm | 4 comments | 1547 Views

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Neighbors should have upper hand in park design

It is no surprise that the City Council balked at rubber-stamping the Santa Clara Valley Water District's final plan to lower...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2012
Last comment by Political Insider, on Dec 21, 2012 at 12:27 am | 1 comment | 1916 Views

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Holiday Fund: CSA brightens Christmas for the working poor

It's a cold Sunday morning and Angelica Murillo has waited an hour and 15 minutes in a line that stretches outside of the...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2012
Last comment by Melting pot, on Dec 23, 2012 at 4:37 pm | 10 comments | 4886 Views

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Preliminary hearing for Pumar Dec. 27

Matthew Pumar, the Mountain View driver accused of hitting and killing a man who was waiting for the bus, is set to appear...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2012
Last comment by Eddy, on Dec 27, 2012 at 2:35 am | 3 comments | 1908 Views

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DUI checkpoint in MV on Dec. 29

Local police will be holding a DUI checkpoint in Mountain View on the Saturday before the New Year. Read the full story...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2012
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Dec 29, 2012 at 9:56 pm | 9 comments | 3771 Views

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Pedestrian deaths, bag ban, Hangar One top the news in 2012

From the banning of plastic grocery bags to rejection of a Chick-Fil-A restaurant, there was no shortage of news in Mountain...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2012
Last comment by SaveHangarOne, on Dec 27, 2012 at 12:56 pm | 1 comment | 2206 Views

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Witnesses: car that killed Ware was speeding

The driver accused of hitting and killing William Ware appeared in court today, Dec. 27, for a preliminary hearing. Several...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2012
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Dec 29, 2012 at 7:25 am | 4 comments | 1729 Views

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2012: The year in review

From the banning of plastic grocery bags to rejection of a Chick-Fil-A restaurant, there was no shortage of news in Mountain...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2739 Views

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Uncertainty ahead for El Camino Hospital

This year at El Camino Hospital, a long-running feud between district administrators and the hospital's major union was mostly...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Dec 28, 2012 at 12:39 am | 1 comment | 2186 Views

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Uncertainty ahead for El Camino Hospital

This year at El Camino Hospital, a long-running feud between district administrators and the hospital's major union was mostly...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2012
Last comment by Naren, on Dec 31, 2012 at 1:03 am | 3 comments | 2377 Views

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New Year's Eve revels on the Midpeninsula

Looking for somewhere to celebrate the end of 2012? Dances and concerts are planned for Midpeninsula revelers who want to...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2012
Last comment by Buck, on Dec 29, 2012 at 10:41 am | 1 comment | 5621 Views

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Charter school battles, building plans

It's been a big year in local education. While a years-long battle between Bullis Charter School and the Los Altos School...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2285 Views

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New safe-driving laws take effect in California

Texting while driving, red-light cameras and party buses are among the targets of new driving-related laws that took effect...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 10, 2013 at 6:26 pm | 6 comments | 2644 Views

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Witnesses: car that killed Ware was speeding

The driver accused of hitting and killing William Ware appeared in court Dec. 27 for a preliminary hearing. Several witnesses...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 4, 2013 at 12:28 am | 2 comments | 2430 Views

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'History Week' comes to Los Altos High School

Los Altos High School is kicking off the new year by looking back — and forward — in its first ever "History Week." Read...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2013
There are no comments yet. 2426 Views

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Google chairman to visit North Korea

Under North Korea's new leader, Kim Jong-un, a relationship is apparently building between the isolated communist country...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2013
There are no comments yet. 2189 Views

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Bill approved to rename Mountain View post office after fallen soldier

It's official: The bill to rename a Mountain View post office branch as the Lieutenant Kenneth N. Ballard Memorial Post Office...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2013
Last comment by Jeffrey D. Todd, on Mar 3, 2013 at 1:14 am | 5 comments | 18473 Views
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