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Crime briefs: Interrupted break-in, burglaries

Police report on several crimes, including missing cash, residential burglaries and a man who came in through the bathroom...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Jun 18, 2013 at 9:08 pm | 13 comments | 2745 Views

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Campaign to raise MV's minimum wage heats up

Local activists are organizing residents to speak to the City Council on Tuesday, April 22, in an effort to have the city's...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2014
Last comment by Ted, on Apr 26, 2014 at 4:35 am | 23 comments | 2745 Views

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Man kidnaps ex-girlfriend

A Sunnyvale woman was kidnapped by her ex-boyfriend outside of a Mountain View restaurant Friday, April 22. The man allegedly...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2011
Last comment by Thom, on Apr 28, 2011 at 6:07 pm | 12 comments | 2744 Views

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CSMA Presents Gala to Benefit Arts Education

Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA) presents Young@Art, a gala celebration for the young at HEART by the young at ART....

Original post made by csma on Feb. 17, 2009
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Resentment lingers at BMW dealer

After a two-month strike last year allowed them to keep a union contract, albeit with fewer benefits and pay, a large group...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by wtf?, on Aug 21, 2009 at 2:09 pm | 5 comments | 2744 Views

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For some, a 1965 fire still burns

Retired Mountain View firefighters and their families are still feeling the effects of the massive blaze at the Jasco chemical...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2011
Last comment by John Smith, on Feb 9, 2016 at 10:38 am | 4 comments | 2744 Views

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Conflict-of-interest concern trips up recycled-water project

Nearly three decades after Palo Alto began using recycled water to irrigate the local golf course and a portion of Mountain...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2015
Last comment by Browned & conflicted, on Aug 7, 2015 at 8:17 am | 1 comment | 2743 Views

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Liz Kniss witnesses health care bill signing

Liz Kniss, a Santa Clara County supervisor who was invited to Washington, D.C., for the signing of President Obama's health...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2010
Last comment by digger, on Mar 26, 2010 at 1:14 pm | 14 comments | 2743 Views

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Rengstorff Park revamp could cost $139 million

City Council members appeared to back away from plans for a major revamp of Rengstorff Park on Tuesday, expressing shock...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2011
Last comment by Cali St. Swag, on Sep 24, 2011 at 6:14 am | 30 comments | 2743 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foundation gives high schools $700,000

Despite steep state budget cuts, the high schools will continue to offer certain academic programs to students, such as career...

Original post made on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by George St Clair, on May 20, 2009 at 12:10 pm | 1 comment | 2742 Views

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Suspect in Walmart shoe theft, assault is arrested

Mountain View police thanked the community for helping officers track down a suspect in an assault on a Walmart security...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2015
Last comment by dennis, on Aug 29, 2015 at 12:48 pm | 1 comment | 2742 Views

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Board opts to pay off RDA debt quickly

A board representing local schools and government agencies voted unanimously on Monday to quickly pay off the $7.7 million...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2013
Last comment by Andrew, on Jan 21, 2013 at 9:17 am | 1 comment | 2742 Views

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Police: Suspicions of theft triggered Palo Alto's murder-suicide

The Palo Alto man who police said fatally shot the apartment manager at the Alta Torre Apartments before killing himself...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2015
Last comment by Observer, on Apr 2, 2015 at 10:14 am | 6 comments | 2742 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD hosts broad outreach sessions

The Los Altos School District is seeking broad public input for how to handle growing enrollment with $150 million in bond...

Original post made on May. 15, 2015
Last comment by Psul, on May 15, 2015 at 5:56 am | 1 comment | 2741 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School renovations could cost a bundle

It could cost the Mountain View Whisman Elementary School District $191.7 million over the next 10 years to renovate its...

Original post made on May. 1, 2009
Last comment by William Joseph, on May 1, 2009 at 9:33 pm | 2 comments | 2740 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Hammering out a brighter future

Students at Alta Vista High School gathered around two thick, wooden frames during lunch last week to watch a craftsmanship...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2016
Last comment by ivg, on Apr 13, 2016 at 10:26 pm | 2 comments | 2740 Views

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Palo Alto man reported missing

A 30-year-old Palo Alto man has been missing for almost a week, Palo Alto police said Sunday. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2016
Last comment by Christine, on Jul 19, 2016 at 4:35 pm | 3 comments | 2740 Views

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Council decides on 'less painful' cuts

With some adjustments, the Mountain View City Council supported most of the general fund budget as recommended by the city...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by tony, on Jun 4, 2009 at 3:53 pm | 3 comments | 2740 Views

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City pursues aggressive cap on emissions

In what environmentalists called a historic move Tuesday, Mountain View became one of the first cities in the country to...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2009
Last comment by Drew Seutter, on Nov 18, 2009 at 3:37 pm | 13 comments | 2740 Views

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Gas leak shuts down Shoreline Boulevard

PG&E crews have stopped a gas leak in Mountain View that was caused by an accident involving a garbage truck Wednesday afternoon,...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2012
Last comment by Keeping Score, on Sep 27, 2012 at 10:43 am | 1 comment | 2740 Views
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