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OTHER ISSUES

Should we try a new approach to housing affordability?

Mountain View and neighboring cities are having a housing crisis. People are being forced out of the area because they can...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2015
Last comment by DoNoHarm, on Jul 14, 2015 at 9:34 am | 2 comments | 369 Views

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Celebrating life and death at the Obon Festival

The Mountain View Buddhist Temple's annual Obon Festival is this weekend, bringing Japanese cultural activities and displays,...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2015
Last comment by Ernest, on Jul 26, 2015 at 8:36 am | 2 comments | 2430 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Flooded with red tape

A torrential downpour is a welcome sight in the midst of drought, as long as it does not result in your living room resembling...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2015
Last comment by elie, on Jul 22, 2015 at 6:38 pm | 2 comments | 826 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A gym for Silicon Valley's heavy hitters

Silicon Valley may feel like the fighting ring for the tech titans, but a new franchise is hitting on the belief that old-fashioned...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2015
Last comment by Mark Noac, on Jul 22, 2015 at 3:44 pm | 2 comments | 2771 Views

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Past jail time

Bay Area "hyphy" rap duo the Hoodstarz grew up in East Palo Alto and Menlo Park. After running in to trouble with the law,...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2015
Last comment by jeff weaver, on Jul 30, 2015 at 3:36 pm | 2 comments | 1809 Views

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Victor Calvo's legacy lives on in social services building

The North County Social Services Agency Building got a slightly catchier name -- it was re-christened in honor of Victor...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2015
Last comment by George, on Jul 28, 2015 at 2:32 pm | 2 comments | 1990 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Two-alarm fire prompts apartment evacuation

A two-alarm fire broke out in the Park Vista apartment complex on Escuela Avenue Thursday night, displacing hundreds of residents...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2015
Last comment by Susan, 12 hours ago | 2 comments | 2341 Views

ELECTIONS

A strange definition of 'transparency'

Any political candidate will let you know that one of the most important factors in deciding whether to run for office is...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2015
Last comment by Common sense, on Aug 1, 2015 at 10:38 am | 2 comments | 215 Views

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City approves $2.3 million for solar arrays

Shining a light on Mountain View's commitment to green power, the city will soon install three new swaths of solar panels...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2015
Last comment by Georgie the troll, 8 hours ago | 2 comments | 998 Views

ELECTIONS

COMING UP: League hosts election forums

To help voters prepare for the November election, the local chapter of the League of Women Voters is holding a number of...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2008
Last comment by GSB, on Sep 20, 2008 at 7:52 am | 1 comment | 3320 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Boundary options whittled down

A committee formed by the Los Altos School District to analyze various scenarios for boundary changes made some headway Tuesday...

Original post made on May. 31, 2007
Last comment by Amanda, on May 31, 2007 at 8:52 pm | 1 comment | 5460 Views

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Mountain View woman killed in freeway incident Tuesday

A Mountain View woman whose vehicle was struck by debris from a jackknifed big-rig Tuesday afternoon on U.S. 101 in Redwood...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2007
Last comment by Nick simpson, on Jun 2, 2007 at 1:38 am | 1 comment | 5115 Views

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Guest opinion: No magic tricks to pay for farm property

I have read with great interest the additional coverage and discussions regarding my clients' property on Grant Road. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2007
Last comment by cindy, on Jun 5, 2007 at 1:39 pm | 1 comment | 5226 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Turning off gang infatuation: Intervention starts in middle school with special counselors

<I>Editor's Note: The colors and paraphernalia of local gangs are showing up more frequently in local middle schools, a phenomenon...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2007
Last comment by John, on Jun 7, 2007 at 5:49 pm | 1 comment | 5295 Views

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Voices Around Town

This week's Voices Around Town question is, "Do you feel you have a good balance between work life and home life?" Of...

Original post made by Don Frances on Jun. 12, 2007
Last comment by GSB, on Jun 12, 2007 at 1:23 pm | 1 comment | 4413 Views

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Stop development before it's too late

The news of City Hall giving the ax to the farm on Grant Road is extremely disappointing and upsetting to me. I am still...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2007
Last comment by Daniel Mart, on Jun 15, 2007 at 10:40 am | 1 comment | 4272 Views

OTHER ISSUES

One hurt, several displaced in Church St. fire

The Red Cross has provided lodging for seven people, including an infant, after a two-alarm fire destroyed part of a Church...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2007
Last comment by Geoffrey Ziman, on Jun 15, 2007 at 1:41 pm | 1 comment | 4901 Views

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Stanford foothills scorched

A blackened Stanford Dish hiking trail was closed Tuesday following a blaze that consumed 128 acres of the foothills between...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2007
Last comment by Olaf, on Jul 2, 2007 at 7:45 pm | 1 comment | 4122 Views

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'Extreme marketing' at 7-Eleven

Like Homer Simpson lusting for a donut, fans descended on Mountain View's new, temporarily named "Kwik-E-Mart" after it opened...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2007
Last comment by Homer Simpson, on Jul 6, 2007 at 1:06 pm | 1 comment | 3965 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Catch 22 at El Camino Hospital

According to his personal physician, administrators at El Camino Hospital, where he would spend the next five and half years,...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2007
Last comment by Jimmy's Dad, on Jul 31, 2007 at 7:38 pm | 1 comment | 4536 Views
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