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Cops crack down on seatbelt scofflaws

The stakes for driving without a seatbelt are going up. Fines for not wearing your seatbelt are increasing as part of Califonia's...

Original post made on May. 24, 2010
Last comment by Jim, on May 26, 2010 at 10:14 pm | 13 comments | 1229 Views

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A new era dawns for Day Worker Center

The rain coming through the roof didn't seem to dampen anyone's spirits as the Day Worker Center of Mountain View entered...

Original post made on May. 27, 2010
Last comment by Fer, on Nov 2, 2010 at 9:02 am | 13 comments | 1714 Views

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Google engineer plans run for council

With Google now established as the city's largest employer, the 2010 City Council election will be the first with a Google...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2010
Last comment by Du H, on Sep 12, 2010 at 8:31 am | 13 comments | 1920 Views

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Rail officials head for Washington with survey

California High-Speed Rail Authority officials are traveling to the nation's capital this week to drum up federal support...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2010
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Aug 11, 2010 at 11:11 am | 13 comments | 1371 Views

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Sunnyvale boots Buddy's, pot club lands in San Jose

The pot club forced to close by the city of Mountain View last month met a similar fate rather quickly in Sunnyvale and is...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2010
Last comment by Alexander, on Nov 13, 2013 at 5:31 am | 13 comments | 2009 Views

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Budget advice for Caltrain pours in

Caltrain has received hundreds of messages from members of the public about potential ways to address its budget deficit,...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by Tom, on Aug 24, 2010 at 12:11 pm | 13 comments | 1914 Views

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Man injured in home-invasion robbery

A 72-year-old man was injured in a home-invasion robbery this morning on the 1300 block of Phyllis Avenue. Read the full...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by guns for morons, on Sep 18, 2010 at 10:34 am | 13 comments | 1502 Views

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Attempted homicide near Whisman Park

A local man, with the aid of a friend, was able to get himself to the hospital Saturday night after a group of teens beat...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2010
Last comment by TrailRider, on Oct 1, 2010 at 10:51 am | 13 comments | 2031 Views

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Minton's gets ready to auction off everything

Minton's Lumber and Supply, the city's oldest business, and will soon trickle away piece by piece as lumber, tools and trucks...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2010
Last comment by Marshall, on Oct 21, 2010 at 4:11 pm | 13 comments | 2050 Views

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Caltrain faces $30M gap, 'drastic' cutbacks

Caltrain's already hard-pressed Peninsula commute service faces a $30 million deficit this year and is planning "drastic"...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2011
Last comment by Alice, on Jan 25, 2011 at 6:58 pm | 13 comments | 1691 Views

SPORTS

No green at city's golf course

The City Council said Tuesday that the best way to figure out whether to outsource the golf course operation is to ask private...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2011
Last comment by Concerned Resident, on Feb 3, 2011 at 2:09 pm | 13 comments | 2746 Views

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Contractor files big claim for bad Yelp review

Online reviews are a fact of life for today's businesses, but one local story illustrates how some are coming to grips with...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2011
Last comment by A. Palled, on Mar 8, 2011 at 5:46 pm | 13 comments | 3041 Views

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Leap from parking structure ends police chase

A man running from police ended the pursuit when he hurt himself by jumping from the top of a multiple-story parking structure,...

Original post made on May. 16, 2011
Last comment by Phantom, on May 19, 2011 at 11:24 am | 13 comments | 1734 Views

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Stripped Hangar One "a failure in government"

The Moffett Field Restoration Advisory Board members signed a letter in support of NASA's $32.8 million request to re-skin...

Original post made on May. 20, 2011
Last comment by Catherine, on May 23, 2011 at 1:02 pm | 13 comments | 2022 Views

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Council takes a swing at Shoreline bird nuisance

After trying every method imaginable, the city has upped the ante in its bird battle at Shoreline Park with Tuesday's City...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by Don Lindsay, on Jun 21, 2011 at 2:13 pm | 13 comments | 14744 Views

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Inks criticizes pay deal with new city manager

At Tuesday's City Council meeting, council member John Inks criticized the $240,000 salary the council approved for new city...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2011
Last comment by Tony, on Jun 30, 2011 at 9:47 am | 13 comments | 2545 Views

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Huge day care center closes

Three hundred low-cost child-care slots disappeared last week when the owners of the 37-year-old Peninsula Day Care Center...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2011
Last comment by Political Insider, on Jun 21, 2011 at 2:24 pm | 13 comments | 2653 Views

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AT&T pushes for lots of small 4G antennas

To feed the city's data hungry smart-phone users, the case was presented to the City Council Tuesday for installing a network...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2011
Last comment by maguro_01, on Jul 15, 2011 at 2:25 am | 13 comments | 3305 Views

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Mountain View's anti-smoking efforts get an 'A'

For the second year in a row, a local coalition has awarded Mountain View its highest marks in tobacco-control efforts among...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2011
Last comment by Proof, on Feb 2, 2013 at 11:30 pm | 13 comments | 2193 Views

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'Well-shaven' naked man asks for directions

A stark naked, "well-shaven" young man asked a woman in a Mountain View parking garage for directions on Aug. 8, police said. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2011
Last comment by T-800, on Aug 12, 2011 at 10:34 pm | 13 comments | 1765 Views
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