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AROUND TOWN

Council debates protections for tenants

The City Council is considering an ordinance designed to protect low income tenants, but several council members worry that...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2009
Last comment by LMF, on Dec 2, 2009 at 11:59 am | 11 comments | 2385 Views

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Couple hit with bottles in bar fight

A young man and woman were hit with bottles during a barroom brawl in downtown Mountain View early Saturday morning, police...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2011
Last comment by Huh?, on Aug 3, 2011 at 9:09 am | 41 comments | 2385 Views

AROUND TOWN

Back to the land

Food lover, food writer and nationally respected food advocate Ruth Reichl will appear in Mountain View on Monday, Aug. 31,...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2015
Last comment by MV Farm Preservation?, on Aug 27, 2015 at 3:18 pm | 1 comment | 2385 Views

ELECTIONS

Six qualify to run for City Council

Two incumbent City Council members and four newcomers will compete for four seats on the Mountain View City Council this...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2012
Last comment by Nick, on Aug 15, 2012 at 10:24 pm | 2 comments | 2385 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Cuts and more cuts threaten school budgets

The governor's recently published budget proposal is further complicating the already difficult task of planning for next...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2012
Last comment by Where does all the money go?, on Jan 14, 2012 at 5:11 pm | 2 comments | 2384 Views

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Home sales buck downward trend

While the median price of a home has decreased in Mountain View over the last year, the number of home sales has gone up. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2008
Last comment by Mrs. Kline, on Nov 30, 2008 at 4:54 pm | 8 comments | 2384 Views

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Council moves ahead with major projects

Budget problems notwithstanding, the City Council supported moving forward with many of its infrastructure plans during a...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2009
Last comment by William Joseph, on Apr 17, 2009 at 8:09 pm | 1 comment | 2384 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A happy homecoming

Air National Guard Sgt. Jesus Feliciano is embraced by his children, fraternal twins Tristan and Adriana, when he returned...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2013
Last comment by USA, on Jun 14, 2013 at 10:45 pm | 2 comments | 2383 Views

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Burglars take guns, Xbox from apartment

Burglars got away with guns and video games on Friday after breaking into a ground-level apartment in a complex located in...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2010
Last comment by resqpro911, on Oct 11, 2010 at 1:19 am | 4 comments | 2383 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District copes with more students, new status

As predicted last year, enrollment numbers are up in the Mountain View Whisman School District, and administrators are now...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2009
Last comment by William Joseph, on Sep 16, 2009 at 10:25 pm | 1 comment | 2382 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Shirakawa elected SC County board president

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors Tuesday elected Supervisor George Shirakawa as its new president, replacing Dave...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2012
Last comment by Proofreader, on Jan 11, 2012 at 1:09 pm | 1 comment | 2382 Views

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County poet laureate looks to you for muse

Santa Clara County's poet laureate is encouraging residents to participate in an exercise to create the first Santa Clara...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2009
Last comment by USA, on Apr 13, 2009 at 5:29 pm | 1 comment | 2381 Views

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Officer identified in police car accident

The Mountain View Police Department has identified the officer that was involved in a traffic accident on Dec. 28. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2011
Last comment by Glad I Wasn't There, on Dec 30, 2011 at 4:13 pm | 12 comments | 2380 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bringing back wrestling

A group of local parents are prepared to go to the mat in support of a proposal to bring back Mountain View High School's...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2014
Last comment by Bob Capriles, on Mar 1, 2014 at 5:50 pm | 5 comments | 2379 Views

AROUND TOWN

Unfinished business on Mountain View Ave.

It's been two years since a developer walked away from an unfinished project behind McKelvey Park, leaving behind four partially...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2009
Last comment by Pennie Lee, on Aug 28, 2009 at 4:14 pm | 1 comment | 2379 Views

AROUND TOWN

City taps Utah chief to head Fire Department

Bradley Wardle, a veteran firefighter from Utah, will head the Mountain View Fire Department beginning on April 30, city...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2010
Last comment by Jimmy, on May 4, 2010 at 3:44 pm | 2 comments | 2379 Views

AROUND TOWN

Abe-Koga's campaign war chest hits city's limit

A tradition of keeping campaign spending to a minimum appears to be alive and well in Mountain View. Of the six candidates...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2010
Last comment by Liveshere, on Oct 8, 2010 at 3:41 pm | 4 comments | 2379 Views

OTHER ISSUES

We must be careful about HSR

HSR is an infrastructure project and the private sector industry that has been hit particularly hard is construction. Building...

Original post made by Kevin Crispie on Aug. 9, 2009
Last comment by John, on Aug 12, 2009 at 11:45 am | 5 comments | 2378 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Coroner releases name of 13-year-old train victim

Catrina Holmes, 13, of Palo Alto, was officially identified as the girl who stepped in front of a passenger train on Friday...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2009
Last comment by Reality Check, on Aug 28, 2009 at 1:55 pm | 3 comments | 2378 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Santa Clara County voters may face tax question

Voters in Santa Clara County may be asked to approve a one-eighth-of-a-cent boost in the sales tax this November. The Board...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2012
Last comment by Kman, on Aug 9, 2012 at 4:45 pm | 12 comments | 2378 Views
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