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Last namesake of Lawson's Grocery dies

Donald Eugene Lawson, a former owner of Lawson's Grocery Store on Castro Street and a mainstay of Mountain View life throughout...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2009
Last comment by Donna, on Sep 28, 2009 at 5:09 pm | 5 comments | 1958 Views

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Council gives up on Shoreline hotel

The city has abandoned its plan to build a hotel on a plot of land near the Shoreline Amphitheater, approving a 53-year,...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2011
Last comment by GDM, on Mar 26, 2011 at 12:08 pm | 7 comments | 1958 Views

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Google announces layoff of 200 employees

Mountain View's largest employer announced Thursday that it will lay off 200 employees in sales and marketing companywide,...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2009
Last comment by sloane, on Apr 1, 2009 at 5:43 am | 2 comments | 1957 Views

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Thirteen car burglaries in same neighborhood

Mountain View police are looking for three or more men who apparently broke into 13 different cars in the same neighborhood...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2009
Last comment by robbed here too, on Jul 1, 2009 at 11:45 am | 10 comments | 1957 Views

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Will cars drive off into the sunset?

As Mountain View continues to reevaluate its development options for the next 20 years as part of its General Plan update,...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2009
Last comment by Thank you, on Aug 4, 2009 at 6:58 pm | 2 comments | 1957 Views

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Winning lottery ticket still unclaimed

A winning California Lottery MEGA Millions ticket worth more than $150,000 remains unclaimed a month after it was purchased...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2009
Last comment by , on Dec 28, 2009 at 5:45 pm | 1 comment | 1957 Views

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Giants honored with adoption special on orange, black cats

The Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA is honoring the San Francisco Giants' National League Division Series victory with a...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2010
Last comment by castro mom, on Oct 15, 2010 at 2:45 pm | 5 comments | 1957 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Business asks city to relax massage rules

David Bertelsen and said it took only a phone call to police to get the OK for his foot spa in Palo Alto, and a little more...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2010
Last comment by kathy, on Oct 26, 2010 at 2:51 pm | 1 comment | 1957 Views

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Burglary spree at The Americana Apartments complex

Residents of three separate units in a local apartment complex each filed police reports May 8 -- all of them reporting that...

Original post made on May. 10, 2012
Last comment by Jesse, on May 13, 2012 at 1:28 pm | 7 comments | 1957 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A cautionary note on Plan Bay Area

We hope that Plan Bay Area, the ambitious regional planning document that assigns housing quotas for counties and cities,...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2013
Last comment by Lane Mason, on Jul 27, 2013 at 12:07 pm | 1 comment | 1957 Views

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High speed rail meeting fails to sway crowd

While it didn't degenerate into a shouting match, there wasn't a lot of love either from the 100-plus people who showed up...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2010
Last comment by localmom, on Mar 2, 2010 at 8:17 pm | 21 comments | 1956 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pension-spiking, double-dipping targeted by lawmakers

Too bad this didn't apply to the most recent batch of top administrators retiring from MVWSD and Mountain View City Hall...

Original post made by MVWSD Watchdog on Jun. 1, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1956 Views

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Hangar One supporters send Obama a message

President Barack Obama landed at Moffett Field for a visit to Silicon Valley Wednesday evening, and supporters of Hangar...

Original post made on May. 23, 2012
Last comment by Jenna X. Manta, on May 25, 2012 at 6:29 pm | 6 comments | 1956 Views

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Shoreline Drivers: Be Attentive and Alert

I almost saw two very small kids get hit today. It was at the intersection of Shoreline and Latham. A red VW GTI was making...

Original post made by Observer on Sep. 25, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1956 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Judge: Bullis must reveal info on donors, enrollment

A judge has ruled that Bullis Charter School must provide records on its enrollment and fundraising practices, despite arguments...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2013
Last comment by Lynn Kopf Reed, on Jan 22, 2013 at 8:05 pm | 19 comments | 1956 Views

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Megachurch outgrows its Mountain View home

Sunday morning is the busiest time of the week on Leghorn Avenue, when Christians from far and wide pour into every crevice...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by Edward, on Sep 16, 2009 at 7:39 pm | 10 comments | 1955 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

F-Stop 1: Photography by Students of Mountain View High School

The Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA) at Finn Center in Mountain View will present photography by students from Mountain...

Original post made by csma on Oct. 29, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1955 Views

OTHER ISSUES

San Antonio proposal includes 400 homes

A developer has proposed 400 homes and 225,000 square feet of new retail space for the San Antonio shopping center —...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2009
Last comment by John Cierra, on Sep 25, 2009 at 10:59 pm | 1 comment | 1954 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Jeffery Baier named new LASD superintendent

Longtime Los Altos educator Jeffery Baier was named the new superintendent of the Los Altos School District at a Monday,...

Original post made on May. 11, 2010
Last comment by Paul, on May 11, 2010 at 2:56 pm | 1 comment | 1954 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Breaking the mold with Middle College

High school isn't a great fit for everyone, with its 50-minute periods, hours of daily homework and smattering of school...

Original post made on May. 27, 2015
Last comment by Tom, on May 27, 2015 at 7:20 pm | 3 comments | 1954 Views
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