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AAA says gas prices leveling off

After a sharp rise three weeks ago, Bay Area gas prices have leveled off in the past week, due to low demand and an excess...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2009
Last comment by joe hoffman, on Apr 17, 2009 at 10:03 am | 1 comment | 2525 Views

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Megachurch outgrows its Mountain View home

Sunday morning is the busiest time of the week on Leghorn Avenue, when Christians from far and wide pour into every crevice...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by Edward, on Sep 16, 2009 at 7:39 pm | 10 comments | 2525 Views

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Any one know what was going on yesterday on California ave between Escuela and Rengstorff

It was blocked off and there was a huge crowd. I don't see anything in the news yet....

Original post made by Alex on Jun. 30, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2525 Views

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Imposter posing as CSMA fundraiser

The Community School of Music and Arts is warning locals to be aware that an imposter, falsely identifying himself (or herself)...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2012
Last comment by Donna, on Jan 23, 2013 at 5:38 pm | 3 comments | 2524 Views

SPORTS

A whole new ballgame for Mountain View

Residents celebrated on Saturday as Mountain View unveiled a brand new sports facility designed to give everyone a little...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2015
Last comment by Can't do it, on Nov 23, 2015 at 1:41 pm | 2 comments | 2523 Views

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Minton's may get chopped

This Tuesday, nearly 100 years after Minton's Lumber and Supply opened up near the downtown train station, the City Council...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2009
Last comment by MiRNA, on Sep 26, 2009 at 4:46 am | 15 comments | 2523 Views

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Hospital workers protest proposed cuts

About 35 members of the Service Employers International Union-United Healthcare Workers gathered on Grant Road out in front...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2011
Last comment by JPlatt, on Jul 2, 2011 at 7:02 pm | 14 comments | 2523 Views

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Mariposa Park set to open

City officials will hold a dedication ceremony for Mariposa Park on Saturday, June 9, beginning at 10 a.m. Read the full...

Original post made on May. 30, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2523 Views

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Suspect punches officer at Chevy's

A 55-year-old transient man was arrested in Mountain View over the weekend after he allegedly punched an officer in the face...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2015
Last comment by Rodger, on Aug 13, 2015 at 3:26 pm | 1 comment | 2523 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Simitian: Gov. Brown seeks deeper school finance reform

Besides a temporary tax hike for public education, Gov. Jerry Brown is attempting a deeper reform to school finance in his...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2012
Last comment by Observer, on Jan 31, 2012 at 3:33 pm | 2 comments | 2522 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

James Franco to teach high-school film class

People like to use the phrase, "Only in Palo Alto." It certainly will be thrown around with the news that actor and Palo...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2015
Last comment by Luv It!, on Sep 10, 2015 at 6:21 am | 5 comments | 2522 Views

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Man robbed at knifepoint on El Camino

Police are looking for a man who attacked another man on El Camino Real on Wednesday night and then stole his iPod and cell...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by Randall Flagg, on Mar 24, 2009 at 7:07 pm | 5 comments | 2522 Views

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Man covered in glass arrested on burglary charges

Police arrested a 29-year-old man after he was spotted sitting inside a Starbucks in downtown Mountain View while covered...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2016
Last comment by BD, on Jun 28, 2016 at 10:05 am | 4 comments | 2522 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 | 2520 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Actor Harrison Ford pays a visit to Palo Alto

There was no bullwhip and no rakish fedora when Hollywood icon Harrison Ford came to Palo Alto Friday. Instead the actor...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2010
Last comment by reader, on Oct 18, 2010 at 5:57 pm | 3 comments | 2519 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Super Mercado robbed at gunpoint

On Wednesday night, two men wielding handguns robbed El Super Mercado grocery store on Moffett Boulevard. Read the full...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2010
Last comment by BD, on Nov 12, 2010 at 8:13 pm | 4 comments | 2519 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mountain View to share dispatch system with Palo Alto, Los Altos

While other Peninsula cities are preparing to merge or outsource their public-safety departments, Mountain View, Palo Alto...

Original post made on May. 3, 2011
Last comment by A Cow Tent, on May 3, 2011 at 3:13 pm | 3 comments | 2519 Views

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VTA meets to discuss service cuts

The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority will hold a meeting at City Hall Wednesday, Aug. 12 to gather input on proposed...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2009
Last comment by Mike Zelinski, on Aug 13, 2009 at 12:42 pm | 1 comment | 2519 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Breast-density notification bill signed into law

A bill authored by state Sen. Joe Simitian that would require physicians to notify women who have dense breast tissue of...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2012
Last comment by Stop the Madness, on Sep 25, 2012 at 12:50 pm | 1 comment | 2518 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City parts ways with Virgin Hotels

City Council members decided not to pursue an exclusive right to negotiate with Virgin to develop a hotel on two downtown...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2014
Last comment by 50YearResident, on Nov 4, 2014 at 10:14 pm | 1 comment | 2518 Views
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