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Vargas doesn't qualify for Obama's deportation freeze

If he were just one year younger, Mountain View High School grad and immigration reform advocate Jose Antonio Vargas would...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2012
Last comment by Mcbutters, on Jun 18, 2012 at 2:26 pm | 7 comments | 2810 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 | 2810 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council close to hiring a new city manager

The city has received 76 applications from people looking to fill the city's top job. With interviews beginning Friday, a...

Original post made on May. 4, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on May 5, 2011 at 2:24 pm | 9 comments | 2809 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County supervisor told to repay $13K

Supervisor George Shirakawa must repay the county $12,772 in expenses he wrongly charged on his government credit card, the...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2012
Last comment by Stan, on Dec 8, 2012 at 11:08 pm | 7 comments | 2809 Views

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Council rejects permit request for 291 Evandale

In another chapter of the ongoing drama over 291 Evandale Ave., the City Council on Tuesday rejected the owner's attempt...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2009
Last comment by Milo, on Nov 1, 2009 at 8:02 am | 8 comments | 2809 Views

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Fabric covering for Hangar One?

If the Navy decides to preserve Hangar One later this year, the historic structure may be covered in a fabric stronger than...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2009
Last comment by Sean, on Nov 15, 2009 at 9:47 am | 1 comment | 2809 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fatally injured pedestrian is ID'd

The Santa Clara County medical examiner's office has identified a 91-year-old man who was hit and killed by a car in Mountain...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2011
Last comment by Steve, on Nov 14, 2011 at 3:53 pm | 6 comments | 2808 Views

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Prometheus draws ire from tenants, again

Residents of Castro Street's largest apartment complex are demanding compensation from their landlord, Prometheus Real Estate...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Prometheus sucks, on Nov 11, 2010 at 11:14 am | 3 comments | 2808 Views

OTHER ISSUES

High-Speed Rail Authority proposes higher fares

The California High-Speed Rail Authority is banking on billions of private dollars, extensive federal support and riders...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2009
Last comment by k, on Dec 21, 2009 at 2:41 pm | 4 comments | 2807 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 | 2807 Views

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Pedestrian threatened, PA man arrested

A Palo Alto man was arrested in Mountain View near the Safeway on San Antonio road last week after he threatened to harm...

Original post made on May. 14, 2015
Last comment by Steve, on May 15, 2015 at 7:42 pm | 3 comments | 2807 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Educators show enthusiasm for charter schools

Charter schools, sometimes a thorn in the side of public school districts, received a pat on the back from none other than...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2010
Last comment by MV parent, on Feb 4, 2010 at 12:07 am | 3 comments | 2806 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Some English learners are lagging

A growing number of elementary and middle school students are learning to speak English in Mountain View schools, although...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on Jan 29, 2011 at 5:57 am | 1 comment | 2806 Views

OTHER ISSUES

TONIGHT: Latest updates on hospital acquisition

This evening, one month after El Camino Hospital officially took over a new hospital facility in Los Gatos, board members...

Original post made on May. 13, 2009
Last comment by Rodger, on May 13, 2009 at 6:32 pm | 1 comment | 2806 Views

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City buys church property for $3.5 million

City Council members decided Tuesday that a church property for sale at 263 Escuela Ave. was a deal too good to pass up. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by carol wright, on Jun 29, 2009 at 6:10 pm | 7 comments | 2806 Views

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Police arrest alleged peeping tom on Shoreline

A resident of an apartment complex at 750 N. Shoreline Blvd. was arrested on Sunday for allegedly peeping into people's windows...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2009
Last comment by Array, on Jul 1, 2009 at 4:46 pm | 1 comment | 2806 Views

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Worker Center's zoning approved

Despite protest from neighbors, the Day Worker Center of Mountain View was given a special permit to operate out of its new...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2009
Last comment by USA, on Mar 2, 2009 at 9:16 am | 1 comment | 2805 Views

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Police: Men used bat, car in downtown assault

Mountain View police arrested two men on charges of assault with a deadly weapon for allegedly attacking a man on the corner...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2009
Last comment by lp, on Apr 10, 2009 at 7:15 am | 7 comments | 2803 Views

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Construction worker rescued after falling

Rescue crews with the Santa Clara County Fire Department staged a technical rescue at a construction site in Los Altos where...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2015
Last comment by anon, on Mar 3, 2015 at 5:03 pm | 2 comments | 2803 Views

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Huff student a whiz at math

Huff Elementary School student Nitin Kumar claimed a trophy, $750 in cash and other prizes for his strong showing in the...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2012
Last comment by Nitin, on Apr 30, 2013 at 12:59 pm | 3 comments | 2802 Views
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