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Area Democrats laud 'historic' health care bill

A bill reforming America's health care system, what one Bay Area congressman said was "one of the most important bills in...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2010
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Mar 26, 2010 at 9:39 pm | 41 comments | 2197 Views

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80-year-old killed in hit and run accident

An 80-year-old Mountain View man is dead and a Saratoga woman is in custody after a hit-and-run accident on Monday evening,...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2010
Last comment by Tom, on Jul 31, 2010 at 12:00 pm | 41 comments | 2243 Views

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Council agrees, employees are overpaid

A recent Civil Grand Jury report that slams local cities for overcompensating their employees was largely met with agreement...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by "Just Think About It", on Aug 14, 2010 at 8:28 pm | 41 comments | 4564 Views

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Morning car crash causes road closure

The northbound lane of Shoreline Boulevard, between Latham and Mercy streets, was closed for about an hour Wednesday morning,...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by Seriously?, on Sep 22, 2010 at 1:34 pm | 41 comments | 1735 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 | 1634 Views

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Google housing axed in city's general plan

Council members were not moved Tuesday night by last-minute efforts by the Chamber of Commerce and the mayor to keep housing...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2012
Last comment by Google doesn't have to move, on Jul 19, 2012 at 3:59 pm | 41 comments | 3661 Views

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Third Graham student in three weeks hit by car

After three children were struck by cars while crossing Castro Street near Graham Middle School, community safety officials...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2012
Last comment by KT, on Oct 27, 2012 at 7:39 pm | 41 comments | 2399 Views

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As rents rise, struggling tenants face uncertain future

As rents in their once-affordable neighborhood skyrocket, longtime apartment dwellers on Mountain View's California Street...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2013
Last comment by Sean, on Sep 1, 2013 at 9:10 am | 41 comments | 10512 Views

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Gun Violence Reduction Forum Turns into Raucous Debate

This morning at 10 am, a forum on "Gun Violence Reduction" was held in the Council chambers at City Hall. The event was...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Feb. 8, 2014
Last comment by Hutch 7.62, on Feb 17, 2014 at 9:30 pm | 41 comments | 5639 Views

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What are you doing for families, Mountain View?

Boardwalk is closing (I know this is officially Los Altos). Where are families supposed to shop together, eat together, nowadays. We...

Original post made by Palo Alto Resident on Jun. 3, 2014
Last comment by Isn't this the master plan, on Jun 9, 2014 at 3:03 pm | 41 comments | 2481 Views

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Huff teacher is out for the year

A fourth grade teacher at Huff Elementary School teacher who some accused of having an "abusive" teaching style will not...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2009
Last comment by omg, on Mar 30, 2009 at 5:29 pm | 40 comments | 2055 Views

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Dramatic final hearing for Minton's project

It was a house divided in a packed City Council chambers Tuesday night, as supporters and opponents clashed over a proposed...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2010
Last comment by Caltrain Rider, on Mar 30, 2010 at 10:09 am | 40 comments | 2101 Views

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Towed car case costs city $15,000

A police traffic stop that left two women and four children on the side of the road, spurring the city to revise its towing...

Original post made on May. 11, 2011
Last comment by Mr. Big, on May 15, 2011 at 1:33 am | 40 comments | 2025 Views

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Group to seek referendum on San Antonio project

Community organizers are seeking to stop Merlone Geier's redevelopment of San Antonio Shopping Center this summer. Read...

Original post made on May. 20, 2014
Last comment by Garrett, on May 24, 2014 at 6:15 am | 40 comments | 6622 Views

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President arriving in Bay Area for Los Altos Hills event

President Barack Obama is scheduled to fly into San Francisco International Airport tonight for a short fundraising visit...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2014
Last comment by Um, on Jul 25, 2014 at 2:44 pm | 40 comments | 4928 Views

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What has your experience been with Google WiFi?

It's been almost three years since Google installed its free WiFi network. We would like to get readers' thoughts on how...

Original post made by Daniel DeBolt on Apr. 24, 2009
Last comment by Ed, on Jun 15, 2009 at 2:55 pm | 39 comments | 5259 Views

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San Antonio proposal includes 400 homes

A developer has proposed 400 homes and 225,000 square feet of new retail space for the San Antonio shopping center —...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2009
Last comment by Alan Davis, on Oct 17, 2009 at 11:47 pm | 39 comments | 2931 Views

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Minton's fight results in dueling petitions

Prometheus Real Estate Group has hired a firm to gather signatures in support of a controversial apartment development at...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2009
Last comment by Michael ( Minton Fariss) Duerksen, on Apr 16, 2013 at 9:58 am | 39 comments | 3059 Views

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Driver dies in horrific crash on W. Middlefield

Mountain View police say an "extremely horrific" single-car accident killed the driver of a Volvo after it smashed into seven...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2010
Last comment by McSorley, on Feb 28, 2010 at 8:15 pm | 39 comments | 2278 Views

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D.C . Republicans kill Hangar One funding

Congress woman Anna Eshoo has declared dead an $8 million request for Hangar One, which means the icon's massive steel skeleton...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2010
Last comment by Former IT Contractor, on Jan 12, 2011 at 3:29 pm | 39 comments | 4429 Views
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