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Caltrain may cut weekend service, raise fares

During its board of directors meeting last week, Caltrain administrators announced possible service and fare changes to be...

Original post made on May. 12, 2009
Last comment by Paul, on Jun 27, 2010 at 1:07 pm | 11 comments | 1956 Views

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TONIGHT: Council takes up HSR, Cuesta tennis

The City Council has a packed agenda tonight, including a study session on high speed rail, proposed utility rate increases,...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2009
Last comment by test, on Jun 10, 2009 at 8:25 pm | 11 comments | 1738 Views

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Whisman residents feeling cut off

A General Plan hearing on the Whisman neighborhood was surprisingly heated Monday night, as its residents expressed frustration...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2009
Last comment by Gary Rosen, on Jun 16, 2009 at 10:01 pm | 11 comments | 2009 Views

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Fireworks show returns to Shoreline

All over the Peninsula, cities will be celebrating the Fourth of July with fireworks, parades and other events though the...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2009
Last comment by sue, on Jul 10, 2009 at 9:05 am | 11 comments | 2402 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Girl, 13, dies at Palo Alto train crossing

A passenger train struck and killed a girl on the tracks Friday night in Palo Alto at the same crossing where two teenagers...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2009
Last comment by Linda Musgrave, on Aug 26, 2009 at 6:27 am | 11 comments | 1846 Views

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Paper readies for move to new offices

Beginning Sept. 28, the offices and staff of the ==I Mountain View Voice== will move to a larger, newly completed building...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2009
Last comment by Rodger, on Sep 12, 2009 at 10:26 am | 11 comments | 1628 Views

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Unlocked door allows burglar into home

Early Tuesday morning a 37-year-old woman was awakened from her sleep by a burglar who proceeded to restrain her before robbing...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2009
Last comment by USA, on Oct 1, 2009 at 6:28 pm | 11 comments | 1880 Views

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Mtn View man sought in attempted homicide

Police are looking for a man who they say nearly strangled his girlfriend to death during a domestic dispute in a Latham...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2009
Last comment by Lucretia, on Nov 15, 2009 at 3:52 pm | 11 comments | 1438 Views

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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 | 1661 Views

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Menlo Park proposal would restrict lawn size

A political battle is brewing in Menlo Park between environmentalists and property rights advocates over residents' lawns,...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2010
Last comment by Ben, on Feb 11, 2010 at 8:20 am | 11 comments | 3497 Views

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Resident injured during Calderon Ave. fire

A household in the "Avalon at Creekside" apartment complex has been displaced following a one-alarm fire Friday morning that...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2010
Last comment by DCS, on Jan 12, 2010 at 4:06 pm | 11 comments | 1368 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local schools line up for federal dollars

Last week school districts around the state decided whether they would move forward in applying for a piece of $4.35 billion...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2010
Last comment by Dennis, on Feb 11, 2010 at 11:48 am | 11 comments | 1995 Views

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Pedal-powered taxis roll down Castro

The latest form of transit in downtown Mountain View may be low-tech, but it also seems a perfect fit for these modern times,...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2010
Last comment by Jack Naybor, on Jan 25, 2010 at 10:05 pm | 11 comments | 1414 Views

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EDITORIAL: A question of density

As the city's leaders look into the way planning and zoning rules will shape housing patterns for the next 20 years, they...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2010
Last comment by dfb, on Feb 17, 2010 at 7:01 pm | 11 comments | 1198 Views

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What happens when tax district sunsets?

The city's "downtown revitalization district," a special tax district created to give that neighborhood a boost, is set to...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2010
Last comment by Political Insider, on Mar 7, 2010 at 10:40 pm | 11 comments | 1307 Views

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Fundraisers set for stranded Madrigal choir

Fundraisers are underway for the Mountain View High School Madrigal choir that was stranded in Paris for a week when a volcanic...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2010
Last comment by Randa, on May 25, 2010 at 2:30 pm | 11 comments | 1672 Views

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Warren Buffet responds to Peninsula mom

Jennifer Bestor didn't know what to expect last month when she mailed a rather whimsical letter to billionaire Warren Buffet...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2010
Last comment by Seldon, on Apr 28, 2010 at 3:28 pm | 11 comments | 1762 Views

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A Stanford engineering degree -- and no job

Mountain View resident Chad Bowling never thought he would fall a victim to the down economy. While a chemical engineering...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2010
Last comment by Flava Dave, on Nov 12, 2013 at 3:41 pm | 11 comments | 3760 Views

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Assailant beats man with wooden stick, flees

An assailant beat a 26-year-old Mountain View man with a wooden stick Thursday night, May 6, in a Castro Street parking lot,...

Original post made on May. 7, 2010
Last comment by Dave, on May 11, 2010 at 1:13 am | 11 comments | 1077 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Ghysels takes job with County Office of Education

Maurice Ghysels, the superintendent of the Mountain View Whisman School District, is leaving to become the chief schools...

Original post made on May. 12, 2010
Last comment by Sid, on May 13, 2010 at 6:56 am | 11 comments | 2854 Views
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