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City Council votes to ban styrofoam containers

While its use is nearly phased out in the environmentally conscious Bay Area, not everyone was in agreement about the evils...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2014
Last comment by Forward from here, on Feb 26, 2014 at 6:08 am | 57 comments | 18366 Views

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Dual Immersion to stay at Castro

The administration of the Mountain View Whisman School District is going back to the drawing board after residents in the...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2014
Last comment by fellow parent, on Feb 18, 2014 at 3:28 pm | 24 comments | 10460 Views

ELECTIONS

Get ready, it's a council election year

It's only February, but at least four candidates have filed statements of interest to run for City Council in the November...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2014
Last comment by Garrett, on Feb 26, 2014 at 4:34 pm | 86 comments | 21836 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County needs programs for domestic violence victims and abusers, group says

Eleven people died due to domestic violence in Santa Clara County in 2013, up from nine the year before, and the county should...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2014
Last comment by MVcitizen, on Feb 13, 2014 at 2:50 pm | 1 comment | 4436 Views

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Scholarship to honor former Castro student

A scholarship fund is being created in memory of Garon Bolden, a former Mountain View resident who penned a popular pro-education...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2014
Last comment by Nan Recker, on Feb 13, 2014 at 3:08 pm | 1 comment | 1118 Views

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$120M Rengstorff train crossing nearly shovel-ready

While it seems unlikely to be built anytime soon, a plan for a Rengstorff Avenue under-crossing at the Caltrain tracks was...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2014
Last comment by Weird Mountain View, on Feb 28, 2014 at 5:14 pm | 47 comments | 5221 Views

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Raucous gun control event spurs council review of chamber policy

NRA members packed the City Council chambers last weekend to shout down speakers promoting tighter local gun control laws,...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2014
Last comment by Hutch 7.62, on Feb 20, 2014 at 1:09 pm | 50 comments | 14122 Views

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App to help heart attack victims

Sudden cardiac arrest? There's an app for that. Health and safety officials from Mountain View are endorsing the local launch...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2014
Last comment by Brock, on Mar 1, 2014 at 12:49 pm | 2 comments | 5720 Views

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Wednesday: Sen. Hill holds online 'town hall'

State Sen. Jerry Hill, D-San Mateo, invites residents in his 13th Senate District to join an online "town hall" meeting from...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2014
Last comment by USA, on Feb 19, 2014 at 11:32 am | 3 comments | 3836 Views

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Google offers MV better internet access

The gifts from Google just keep coming this month. Last week it was the restoration of Moffett Field's landmark Hangar One....

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2014
Last comment by Tony, on Feb 26, 2014 at 6:48 am | 37 comments | 14424 Views

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'Don't fund evil'

Riffing off of Google's corporate mantra, the Raging Grannies lent their voices to a protest outside the search giant's Mountain...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2014
Last comment by Essie B., on Mar 7, 2015 at 8:56 pm | 7 comments | 7896 Views

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Mi Pueblo may stave off bankruptcy

Mi Pueblo, the San Jose-based grocer with local stores in Mountain View and East Palo Alto, will ask a federal court to approve...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2014
Last comment by Paul W, on Feb 19, 2014 at 3:04 pm | 1 comment | 8863 Views

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Locals rally for city to boost minimum wage

A group of over 50 people gathered outside Mountain View City Hall Wednesday to call for a pay raise for the city's poorest...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2014
Last comment by MV Snob, on Feb 26, 2014 at 7:40 pm | 60 comments | 17879 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Stanford study finds Lyme disease widespread in open spaces

Lyme disease is more widespread in Bay Area open spaces than previously thought, according to a new study released Thursday...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2014
Last comment by Angel Moon, on Feb 20, 2014 at 8:53 am | 3 comments | 5439 Views

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Google offers MV better Internet access

The gifts from Google just keep coming this month. Last week it was the restoration of Moffett Field's landmark Hangar One....

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2014
Last comment by Jes' Sayin', on Feb 20, 2014 at 11:32 pm | 1 comment | 7199 Views

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Woman breaks bottle over attacker's head

A Santa Cruz woman was able to escape an alleged sexual assault by breaking a bottle over her attacker's head, according...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2014
Last comment by Flava Dave, on Feb 22, 2014 at 6:37 am | 8 comments | 2833 Views

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Exploring the African-American legacy in preserving open space

In an effort to introduce community members to a part of history unknown to some, the Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2014
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on Feb 21, 2014 at 3:56 pm | 2 comments | 4585 Views

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Police seek victims of alleged sexual predator

Investigators are asking for the community's help in identifying anyone who may have been victimized by a local man police...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2014
Last comment by Ron, on Feb 21, 2014 at 2:34 pm | 2 comments | 2580 Views

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Medical innovator Fogarty faces 80 with optimism

Surgeon, vintner and inventor with 150 patents to his name, Dr. Thomas Fogarty founded the Fogarty Institute for Innovation...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2014
Last comment by Mr Advisor, on Feb 24, 2014 at 6:19 am | 3 comments | 5060 Views

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Opportunity for an edge on City Council

Mountain View is a city guided by its City Council, or more correctly, by four of the seven members. Read the full story...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2014
Last comment by Linda Curtis, on Feb 22, 2014 at 12:03 pm | 2 comments | 957 Views
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