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Arrest in fire at U-Haul lot

Police have arrested a Palo Alto man they believe is responsible for setting fire to a number of rental trucks in a local...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2011
Last comment by John the Man, on Sep 3, 2011 at 5:18 am | 1 comment | 1429 Views

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Council favors a passive approach to meadow

Ever since it became clear that the Stevens Creek Trail was going to extend south of El Camino Real last year, Mountain View...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by Wm Joseph, on Sep 16, 2009 at 10:30 pm | 2 comments | 1428 Views

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It's time to question the high salaries of Mountain View City Manager and Police Chief.

It's time to question the high salaries of Mountain View City Manager, Police Chief, and Firefighters that are higher than...

Original post made by Tea Partyer on Sep. 15, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1428 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Diridon could be on track back to rail-authority board -- with a big IF

Rod Diridon is taking his recent dismissal from the California High Speed Rail Authority board of directors with a philosophic...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2011
Last comment by dfb, on Jan 11, 2011 at 1:49 am | 1 comment | 1428 Views

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Suspect arrested in bank parking lot robbery

Police have arrested one man and are looking for another in connection with a robbery, which occurred in the parking lot...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2012
Last comment by Litsa, on Jan 11, 2012 at 3:22 pm | 8 comments | 1428 Views

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Police bust six businesses in underage alcohol sting

After running a sting operation on nearly 50 Mountain View merchants, local police cited six local businesses for selling...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2012
Last comment by OR, on Apr 8, 2012 at 12:11 pm | 4 comments | 1428 Views

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Stiffer fines proposed for cell phone violators

State Sen. Joe Simitian's latest "distracted-driving" bill would sharply increase penalties for improper cell phone use and...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2010
Last comment by the299crew, on Mar 3, 2010 at 4:07 pm | 10 comments | 1427 Views

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"We are constructing cities for an economy that no longer exists"

The architect said to be responsible for the success of downtown Mountain View gave a passionate talk Monday night. Michael...

Original post made on May. 4, 2012
Last comment by leigh, on May 16, 2012 at 9:52 pm | 3 comments | 1427 Views

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Motorcyclist killed in collision

The Santa Clara County coroner's office has identified the motorcyclist in a fatal motorcycle collision in Mountain View...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2012
Last comment by Friend, on Nov 29, 2012 at 6:02 pm | 5 comments | 1427 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Magician's tale creates magic onstage

The winter season inspires dreams and the illusion of magic for many people. One Mountain View ballet director took her vision...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2012
Last comment by Ai-Wen Wu, on Dec 15, 2012 at 1:17 pm | 1 comment | 1427 Views

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City could pull off a balanced budget

While the "Great Recession" has forced other cities to make painful budget cuts and run large deficits, it appears that Mountain...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2010
Last comment by le dude, on Jun 13, 2010 at 7:10 am | 4 comments | 1426 Views

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Free talk on search for extraterrestrial intelligence

Frank Drake is giving a free lecture about the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI) at 7:45 p.m. on Friday, Dec....

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2011
Last comment by Mr. Worldallwrong, on Dec 7, 2011 at 8:19 pm | 1 comment | 1426 Views

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Armed man robs Wells Fargo bank

A masked robber armed with a gun made off with an undisclosed amount of cash yesterday after robbing a Wells Fargo bank branch...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by Mark, on May 28, 2013 at 9:54 am | 7 comments | 1426 Views

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Help Us to Celebrate The Stanford Theatre's 85th Birthday! June 9th!

Hi you all, Despite months of requests, as far as I know, The Stanford Theatre will not be doing anything special for...

Original post made by Daniel Mart on Jun. 6, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1425 Views

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Senate confirms MVHS alum as federal judge

The U.S. Senate on Monday, Feb. 14, unanimously confirmed President Obama's nomination of Santa Clara County Superior Court...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2011
Last comment by Neighbor, on Feb 16, 2011 at 6:39 pm | 1 comment | 1425 Views

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'I'm happy -- lucky -- alive,' instructor says after crash

A small airplane made an emergency crash landing in the Ravenswood Open Space Preserve near East Palo Alto this morning....

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2011
Last comment by bkengland, on Aug 25, 2011 at 3:01 pm | 3 comments | 1425 Views

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Suicide attempt or botched burglary?

What initially appeared to be a grisly suicide attempt is more likely the result of a burglary gone terribly wrong, police...

Original post made on May. 2, 2012
Last comment by USA, on May 3, 2012 at 8:13 pm | 9 comments | 1425 Views

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Roundtable group takes on school shooting fears

It hasn't happened here, but community members met last week to discuss the possibility of a school shooting in Mountain...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2013
Last comment by C. E. Castillo, on Jun 10, 2013 at 3:08 pm | 1 comment | 1425 Views

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A glitch in Hangar One history project

Criticism from a local Hangar One preservationist has the United States Navy rethinking a new approach to historic documentation. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2011
Last comment by Jeff Segall, on Sep 19, 2011 at 7:36 pm | 4 comments | 1424 Views

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Hiveplex honey harvest

The second annual Google Hiveplex Honey Harvest was held on Oct. 6 at the Mountain View campus. Googlers from all over the...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2011
Last comment by Anna, on Oct 19, 2011 at 2:26 pm | 5 comments | 1424 Views
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