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Nearly 1,000 lightning strikes recorded in Bay Area

Lightning struck 978 times in the Bay Area Thursday night during a dry storm that prompted a Red Flag Warning for fire danger,...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2015
Last comment by Electric Blue, on Aug 7, 2015 at 10:19 pm | 3 comments | 2360 Views

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County EMS leaders launch public safety campaign

Santa Clara County leaders kicked off a campaign Tuesday aimed at increasing public awareness of making a clear path for...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2015
Last comment by MVPD out of tickets?, on Aug 21, 2015 at 11:22 am | 3 comments | 2173 Views

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McKelvey Park flood basin on the horizon

McKelvey Park is just months away from a complete makeover. The Santa Clara Valley Water District is slated to begin construction...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2015
Last comment by Jean, on Aug 21, 2015 at 5:48 pm | 3 comments | 3467 Views

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Two sought in laundry room burglary

Police are searching for two suspects who burglarized an apartment laundry room Wednesday, stealing hundreds of dollars in...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2015
Last comment by Reader, on Aug 28, 2015 at 3:04 pm | 3 comments | 2293 Views

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Finance program for efficiency upgrades expands to Mountain View

The City Council recently voted to make the HERO Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) program available to local residents....

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2015
Last comment by Beware, on Oct 6, 2015 at 9:32 pm | 3 comments | 2369 Views

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Crime brief: Taser used in struggle at bank

Police arrested a Hayward man in Mountain View over the weekend after he allegedly refused to leave a credit union and resisted...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2015
Last comment by @Really???, on Nov 6, 2015 at 7:28 am | 3 comments | 2108 Views

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Willing to serve

Mountain View resident Clifford Yip, 87, remembers growing up in California knowing that as a Chinese-American, his options...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2015
Last comment by LP, on Nov 11, 2015 at 6:32 pm | 3 comments | 1767 Views

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Garbage in, Garbage out: MV's Waterinsight Program

Would you spend money on a report that is supposed to compare water usage between houses if they had no real idea how many...

Original post made by T.C. on Nov. 20, 2015
Last comment by Plane Speaker, on Nov 22, 2015 at 10:08 pm | 3 comments | 366 Views

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Crime brief: man arrested in busy intersection

Police arrested a man at a busy intersection in Mountain View on Sunday after he allegedly crossed into oncoming traffic,...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2015
Last comment by timo, on Nov 30, 2015 at 9:38 am | 3 comments | 2257 Views

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New members for city commissions

The Mountain View City Council last week picked two new members for the Environmental Planning Commission, the advisory body...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2015
Last comment by @OldMV, on Dec 15, 2015 at 5:10 pm | 3 comments | 3665 Views

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Car stuck on tracks delays Caltrain

Caltrain passengers were delayed this evening after a vehicle got stuck on the train tracks at Rengstorff Avenue in Mountain...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2015
Last comment by Gu Liu, on Dec 30, 2015 at 7:13 pm | 3 comments | 2289 Views

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Security guard arrested in sexual battery case

Police arrested a security guard over the weekend after allegedly posed as a police officer and sexually battered a 22-year-old...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2016
Last comment by Venturetape, on Jan 22, 2016 at 8:05 pm | 3 comments | 2437 Views

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Los Altos man arrested on suspicion of murder

Police arrested a Los Altos man Saturday on suspicion of murder after another man went missing under suspicious circumstances...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2016
Last comment by USA, on Jan 25, 2016 at 6:09 pm | 3 comments | 3914 Views

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Computer Museum bids farewell to Babbage engine

The Mountain View Computer History Museum is saying goodbye to a unique exhibit, one that also might be its most priceless....

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2016
Last comment by Dennis Feick, on Jan 30, 2016 at 11:03 am | 3 comments | 3553 Views

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NASA Ames unveils 'green aviation'

In what they are calling a revolution for aviation, NASA Ames engineers say they are on the cusp of developing streamlined...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2016
Last comment by Kitty Hawk, on Feb 22, 2016 at 9:14 pm | 3 comments | 4720 Views

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Google car v bus - first read about it on BBC

I wonder why the BBC is ahead of US media on this one? http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-35692845?ocid=socialflow_facebook&ns_mchannel=social&ns_campaign=bbcnews&ns_source=facebo...

Original post made by BBC reader on Feb. 29, 2016
Last comment by Snark Repellent, on Feb 29, 2016 at 4:59 pm | 3 comments | 258 Views

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Free tows home available for people who drink on St. Patrick's Day

People celebrating St. Patrick's Day in the Bay Area by drinking alcohol can avoid a DUI arrest by getting a free tow home...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2016
Last comment by So sick of drunks, on Mar 16, 2016 at 5:03 pm | 3 comments | 1244 Views

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Police officer reunites with toddler he helped save

A Mountain View police officer got the chance on Monday to visit with a toddler he helped save last week. Read the full...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2016
Last comment by So Strange, on Mar 24, 2016 at 5:17 pm | 3 comments | 1900 Views

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Google's futuristic plan wins cheers from city

Mountain View City Council members signaled their approval for what would easily be the city's most dramatic office building....

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2016
Last comment by Scott, on Apr 1, 2016 at 10:29 pm | 3 comments | 3798 Views

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Giants-A's exhibition game to boost traffic, transit use

Baseball is about to return to the Bay Area. Even before opening day on Monday, the San Francisco Giants and Oakland A's...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2016
Last comment by dewas, on Apr 9, 2016 at 5:43 am | 3 comments | 1258 Views
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