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Chick-fil-A 'open house' tonight (Oct. 11)

Just received this 4-page mailer today. (Thanks for the advance notice, not!) CHICK-FIL-A OPEN HOUSE Thursday, October...

Original post made by Just a Guy on Oct. 11, 2012
Last comment by Sparty, on Oct 16, 2012 at 9:57 pm | 3 comments | 2404 Views

AROUND TOWN

Consultants justify big housing fee increases

In a city soon to be flooded with building proposals from Google and Intuit, council members said Tuesday that commercial...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2012
Last comment by BC, on Nov 18, 2012 at 11:05 am | 2 comments | 2404 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Great ShakeOut rumbles through Bay Area Oct. 18

There likely won't be any freeway closures, power outages or overturned supermarket shelves, but on Oct. 18 at 10:18 a.m.,...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2012
Last comment by Survivor, on Oct 18, 2012 at 10:32 am | 1 comment | 2403 Views

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The scariest house in America

The award-winning "DC Cemetery" on Bush Street that draws big crowds every year isn't just a seasonal hobby for its creators...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2009
Last comment by cole, on Mar 8, 2009 at 2:42 pm | 1 comment | 2403 Views

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Hangar One's fate: NASA Inspector General won't back down

Following the backlash over a June 2011 report pushing for the disposal of historic Hangar One and Moffett Federal Airfield,...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2012
Last comment by Concerned Citizen, on Sep 8, 2012 at 10:17 pm | 3 comments | 2403 Views

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Retiring doc keeps passion for volunteering

When Dr. Jeffrey Urman retired this spring from Kaiser after nearly 20 years, employees at the hospital said it wasn't hard...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2009
Last comment by Jim, on Jun 16, 2009 at 4:29 pm | 2 comments | 2402 Views

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Caltrain says whistle volume back to normal

About a month after local residents started complaining about the increased volume of Caltrain horns, the rail agency announced...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2009
Last comment by liz siegel, on Sep 11, 2009 at 2:52 pm | 6 comments | 2402 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 | 2402 Views

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Charity Knitting and Crocheting Project

Hannah and Allison are eighth grade Cadette Girl Scouts from Los Altos troop 60755 working to earn their Girl Scout Silver...

Original post made by Hannah and Allison on Jan. 7, 2013
There are no comments yet. 2402 Views

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MVPD launches cybercrime unit

Cybercrime has become in an increasing problem in Mountain View. More and more, criminals are turning to digital devices...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2016
Last comment by Dave, on Apr 20, 2016 at 5:10 pm | 4 comments | 2402 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Buying Online to Avoid Tax Costs Everyone in the End

While economists nationwide argue over whether we have begun to recover from the Great Recession, one financial reality is...

Original post made by Clark Kepler on Feb. 19, 2010
Last comment by Seth, on Feb 23, 2010 at 7:54 am | 9 comments | 2401 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Burgers galore

I almost developed a napkin fetish by the time I finished my visits to The Workshop Burgers Bar & Grill. Napkins were dispensed...

Original post made on May. 27, 2011
Last comment by A. Reader, on May 27, 2011 at 1:06 pm | 3 comments | 2401 Views

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Man robs adult video store

A man held up the adult video and book store on El Camino Real on Dec. 30, threatening the on-duty clerk with what he claimed...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2011
Last comment by a, on Jan 10, 2011 at 11:57 am | 10 comments | 2401 Views

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Low income parents can insure their kids

In the fall of 2010, my niece and nephew lost their health coverage due to their father changing employers. At the time,...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2011
Last comment by Hopes for US, on Jun 4, 2011 at 2:42 pm | 1 comment | 2401 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Shoreline Community takes on $26.5 million in new debt

To pay for new Shoreline area ball fields, pedestrian overpasses and a fire station, the City Council approved the issuance...

Original post made on May. 26, 2011
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on May 27, 2011 at 10:41 am | 6 comments | 2400 Views

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Department heads showed commitment to city

Kathy Farrar came up through the ranks of Mountain View city government starting as a 20-year-old clerk in 1971. Karen Burnett...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2010
Last comment by NedFredFiona, on Feb 11, 2010 at 10:39 am | 5 comments | 2400 Views

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Steins beer garden appeal goes to council Tuesday

Opponents of a proposed downtown restaurant and beer garden may have plenty of frustration directed at them in Tuesday's...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2012
Last comment by Garrett, on Jul 3, 2012 at 12:46 pm | 11 comments | 2400 Views

ELECTIONS

Council OKs new garbage contract

While competitors were knocking on the city's door, the City Council gave long time garbage hauler Recology Mountain View...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2012
Last comment by Andrew, on Sep 25, 2012 at 3:17 pm | 2 comments | 2400 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

14U girls fastpitch fallball - we need a couple more players!

Our 14UsSoftball team needs a couple more players for Fall ball - its a super fun team and this Fall we're going to be coached...

Original post made by Casey on Sep. 4, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2399 Views

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Council noses into MVHS parking dispute

City Council members said Tuesday that they fear there is no immediate solution to the 40-year-old parking dispute between...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2009
Last comment by MVer, on Jun 8, 2009 at 10:59 am | 3 comments | 2399 Views
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