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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 | 2000 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 | 2000 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. 2000 Views

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Local schools top last year's test scores

Mountain View schools scored better than the statewide average on the California Standards Test, officials from both local...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2011
Last comment by JS, on Sep 2, 2011 at 3:41 pm | 3 comments | 2000 Views

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Speeding car crashes through Moffett gate

NASA officials have confirmed that a driver moving at high speed plowed through Moffett Field's main gate last Friday night,...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2009
Last comment by Kevin Thomas, on Oct 26, 2009 at 4:39 pm | 1 comment | 1999 Views

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Google's 'Hiveplex' is the place to bee

When employees at Google encounter a problem in their work environment — a burnt out light bulb or keyboard on the...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Sep 23, 2010 at 2:37 pm | 1 comment | 1999 Views

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Council OKs $2 million lot sale

In a move that may reduce parking for nearby businesses, the City Council voted to sell a city-owned parking lot on Tuesday...

Original post made on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by letsgetreal, on May 23, 2013 at 9:31 am | 17 comments | 1999 Views

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Would-be burglars caught red-handed

Police say an attempt by two men to steal electronics from a Mountain View business went nowhere fast after officers caught...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2009
Last comment by S.Combs, on Apr 9, 2009 at 8:50 am | 6 comments | 1998 Views

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Blue Angels over Mountain View or just plain, grey jets?

Two jets flew over Mountain View this afternoon and yesterday at about 5pm. I say they were part of the Blue Angels fleet....

Original post made by HeSawSheSaw on Oct. 9, 2010
Last comment by Ed D, on Oct 10, 2010 at 11:29 am | 4 comments | 1998 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 | 1998 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Donate Used Musical Instruments

Is your child’s old cello sitting in the corner, unused? Have your son outgrown your guitar? Is your daughter’s recorder...

Original post made by Ryan Young on Mar. 4, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1998 Views

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City set to design new veterans memorial

With Memorial Day just around the corner, the City Council has decided that the two plaques in Mountain View dedicated to...

Original post made on May. 24, 2013
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on May 28, 2013 at 6:20 pm | 15 comments | 1998 Views

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Worker Center gets council nod

In a drama-filled meeting Tuesday night, the City Council voted unanimously to allow the Day Worker Center of Mountain View...

Original post made on May. 14, 2009
Last comment by Alison, on May 19, 2009 at 11:31 pm | 5 comments | 1997 Views

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El Camino Los Gatos sees its first patient

Earl Farabaugh and his family did not know El Camino Los Gatos Hospital had reopened when they drove by on Sunday. But the...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2009
Last comment by Varsity Park/Blossom Valley, on Jul 14, 2009 at 3:57 pm | 1 comment | 1997 Views

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Blackberry stolen from car in garage

A Blackberry cell phone was stolen from a car parked in the garage of a Mountain View townhouse in the early hours of May...

Original post made on May. 11, 2011
Last comment by Heartfulart, on May 12, 2011 at 9:03 pm | 10 comments | 1997 Views

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VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Coverage of Japan

Do you think there has been enough news coverage of the aftermath of Japan's earthquake and tsunami? Read the full story...

Original post made on May. 27, 2011
Last comment by Duke, on May 27, 2011 at 1:56 pm | 1 comment | 1997 Views

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Council OKs butterfly-themed mini-park

A design for a mini-park at the west end of Dana Street was unanimously approved by the council Tuesday night, despite some...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2010
Last comment by Mariposa Park neighbor, on Oct 1, 2010 at 3:48 pm | 5 comments | 1996 Views

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Police find marijuana in suspect's dreadlocks

A traffic stop by Palo Alto police for an expired vehicle registration led to the multi-felony arrest of a Mountain View...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2009
Last comment by NW Resident, on Sep 21, 2009 at 9:28 am | 8 comments | 1995 Views

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High-speed rail CEO grilled over 'trust' issues

The California High-Speed Rail Authority has failed to honor its earlier promises and is quickly losing the public's and...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2010
Last comment by Hardin, on Nov 8, 2010 at 8:22 pm | 5 comments | 1995 Views

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Library holds naturalization workshop

A naturalization information session, hosted by the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services, will be held on Wednesday,...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2015
Last comment by Debbie, on Jan 28, 2015 at 1:16 pm | 2 comments | 1995 Views
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