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AROUND TOWN

Glassy, glossy Quattro

The Quattro restaurant at the Four Seasons Hotel in East Palo Alto is exactly what one would expect from one of the world's...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2011
Last comment by , on Jul 30, 2011 at 6:16 pm | 11 comments | 1768 Views

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Fire guts Dana Garden apartments

In only a couple of hours, about 50 people found themselves homeless following a four-alarm fire that engulfed the second...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2012
Last comment by margaret, on Mar 1, 2012 at 10:31 am | 1 comment | 1768 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rail authority lags in response to state auditor's report

Six months after State Auditor Elaine Howle released a scathing report about California's proposed high-speed rail project,...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2010
Last comment by steve, on Oct 25, 2010 at 4:04 pm | 3 comments | 1767 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Simitian's green-energy bill clears Legislature

A proposal by Sen. Joe Simitian, D-Palo Alto, to require California utilities to obtain a greater share of their electricity...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2011
Last comment by Tom, on Apr 1, 2011 at 3:36 pm | 4 comments | 1767 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local schools top last year's test scores

Mountain View schools scored better than the rest of the state on the California Standards Test, officials from both local...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2011
Last comment by Peter, on Aug 26, 2011 at 1:11 pm | 1 comment | 1767 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Police, high school to hold forum on teen drug use

In the wake of a recent drug overdose by a Mountain View student, the Mountain View Police Department will be hosting a joint...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2014
Last comment by Ella, on Apr 9, 2014 at 3:25 am | 1 comment | 1767 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Balcony burns at Calderon Avenue apartment

A balcony was damaged but no injuries were reported after a fire broke out at an apartment in the 100 block of Calderon Avenue...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2010
Last comment by eddie, on Oct 15, 2010 at 9:10 am | 2 comments | 1766 Views

AROUND TOWN

Smokers hope to overturn smoking ban for bar patios

Hoping to amend the city's new ban on smoking for on and around outdoor patios, smokers, bar owners and their supporters...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2012
Last comment by Rob Gilmark, on May 14, 2012 at 11:10 pm | 10 comments | 1766 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Young immigrants seek reprieve through new Obama program

Hundreds of young immigrants showed up at a Menlo Park church Sunday to get legal advice on applying for President Barack...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2012
Last comment by Old Ben, on Aug 29, 2012 at 9:31 am | 7 comments | 1766 Views

AROUND TOWN

Iren Sharp Concert Time is 7 pm

Sorry, forgot to put the time in the previous post! It's at 7:00 pm on Thursday, June 25....

Original post made by csma on Jun. 3, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1765 Views

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CSA honors this year's 'Hometown Heroes'

Mountain View, Los Altos and Los Altos Hills community members joined together last Friday morning to honor the Community...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2009
Last comment by CSA, on Sep 24, 2009 at 3:43 pm | 2 comments | 1765 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council approves $625K for downtown studies

The City Council approved a slew of studies worth $625,000 Tuesday to help navigate the future of Castro Street, where officials...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by New MV resident, on Apr 21, 2010 at 10:00 am | 27 comments | 1765 Views

AROUND TOWN

El Camino Hospital to lay off 140

El Camino Hospital announced on Aug. 12 that it will be laying off about 140 full- and part-time employees. Read the full...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2010
Last comment by Left In Tact, on Sep 3, 2010 at 9:15 pm | 1 comment | 1765 Views

OTHER ISSUES

High speed train station idea loses steam

A majority of City Council members oppose having a high-speed rail station in Mountain View, they said in a study session...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by W, on Sep 17, 2010 at 1:21 am | 1 comment | 1765 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Meet CSMA's Preschool Teachers Address

Address for Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA) is 230 San Antonio Circle Mountain View, CA 94040 650-917-6800...

Original post made by csma on Aug. 27, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1764 Views

AROUND TOWN

Thief swipes deadbolt, nothing else

Nothing but the electronic deadbolt appears to have been stolen from a bank-owned property located at 177 Fairchild Ave.,...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2011
Last comment by Gosh!, on Jan 4, 2011 at 11:05 pm | 3 comments | 1764 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Pedestrian struck by truck dies of injuries

Mountain View police are hoping to find witnesses to a fatal car accident that took the life of a 91-year-old pedestrian...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2011
Last comment by USA, on Nov 8, 2011 at 8:18 pm | 9 comments | 1764 Views

SPORTS

VIDEO: Two-alarm fire at Tropicana Hotel

Fire officials are investigating the cause of a two-alarm fire that swept through a vacant hotel on El Camino Real. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2013
Last comment by JR, on Apr 30, 2013 at 12:05 pm | 6 comments | 1764 Views

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Design firm builds green dream home

The builders of a new house now under construction just a few blocks from Castro Street are touting their design as "one...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2012
Last comment by Ray Morneau, on Jun 19, 2012 at 2:54 pm | 4 comments | 1763 Views

ELECTIONS

Assembly passes bill to fund high-speed rail

A proposal to fund California's controversial high-speed-rail system rolled through the state Assembly late Thursday afternoon...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2012
Last comment by Dominick, on Jul 6, 2012 at 10:08 pm | 3 comments | 1763 Views
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