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ELECTIONS

Hospital district candidates finalized

The filing period has ended for people to declare candidacy in local elections. Three newcomers and two incumbents are running...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2012
Last comment by Chris, on Aug 21, 2012 at 1:48 pm | 2 comments | 1626 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hot dog! Dittmer's reopens

For sausage fans, the worst of times is over -- Dittmer's Gourmet Meat and Wurst-haus is open again. The grand opening at...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2012
Last comment by Welcome, on Aug 21, 2012 at 11:01 am | 1 comment | 1371 Views

SPORTS

A long road to Olympic gold, says water polo coach

Mountain View native, Adam Krikorian, led the U.S. women's team to its first-ever Olympic gold, overcoming a lot of adversity...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2012
Last comment by Judy and Jerry and Kristen, on Aug 21, 2012 at 6:45 am | 2 comments | 2072 Views

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Heavy traffic expected at local Marine's funeral

Local authorities are anticipating that more than 1,000 people will attend the private funeral of Capt. Matthew Manoukian,...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2012
Last comment by sean, on Aug 20, 2012 at 9:16 pm | 1 comment | 1361 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Where science fiction meets reality

An ardent belief that technology can solve the world's greatest problems defines the 80 students of Singularity University,...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2012
Last comment by NeHi, on Aug 20, 2012 at 4:53 pm | 1 comment | 1465 Views

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Gay marriage supporters file Chick-Fil-A appeal

It appears that Chick-Fil-A's chickens have come home to roost. The company's funding of anti-gay rights groups and president...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2012
Last comment by LovingMtnView, on Aug 17, 2012 at 9:07 pm | 43 comments | 2536 Views

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Another Spare the Air day called for Friday

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued another Spare the Air alert for the region for Friday. Read the...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2012
Last comment by LovingMtnView, on Aug 17, 2012 at 5:22 pm | 3 comments | 1202 Views

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Intuit expanding in North Bayshore

Intuit has purchased some property it currently occupies, as well as some neighboring parcels in the North Bayshore area,...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2012
Last comment by harvardmom, on Aug 17, 2012 at 2:36 pm | 2 comments | 1282 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New parent group forms to oppose Bullis

A group of parents and concerned citizens have formed a coalition to defend the Los Altos School District against what the...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2012
Last comment by Heather Rose, on Aug 17, 2012 at 8:41 am | 34 comments | 6247 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Start of school ushers in big changes

As students at Mountain View and Los Altos high schools were busy adjusting to their new class schedules and evaluating each...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2012
Last comment by Honor Spitz, on Aug 17, 2012 at 7:36 am | 2 comments | 1524 Views

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Bay Area real estate prices highest in four years

Bay Area home sales are continuing to rise, with the median sale price the highest it has been in nearly four years, according...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2012
Last comment by Old Ben, on Aug 17, 2012 at 7:14 am | 7 comments | 1315 Views

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Gas leak triggers evacuation at MV Kaiser

Staff of the Kaiser Permanente Medical Center in downtown Mountain View were ordered to evacuate the Castro Street building...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2012
Last comment by Mongo, on Aug 16, 2012 at 2:08 pm | 1 comment | 1280 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 | 1415 Views

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Palo Alto to repave San Antonio Road near MV border

Palo Alto is set to launch today, Monday, the next phase of the San Antonio Road construction project, an effort that includes...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2012
Last comment by My Slacker Way, on Aug 15, 2012 at 6:01 pm | 4 comments | 1511 Views

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SAP executive pleads 'not guilty' in LEGO-theft case

A Palo Alto software company executive accused of switching barcodes on the tags of LEGO toys at a Mountain View store rejected...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2012
Last comment by Waldo, on Aug 15, 2012 at 3:22 pm | 4 comments | 1786 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New teen center needs a name

The city is asking for some creative action from residents in an effort to find a good name for the city's new teen center. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2012
Last comment by parent, on Aug 15, 2012 at 2:23 pm | 10 comments | 1967 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Tiffany necklace, iPads reported stolen from Jobs' Palo Alto home

The home of the late Steve Jobs, Apple's iconic co-founder, became one of Palo Alto's latest burglary targets last month...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2012
Last comment by Nerdist, on Aug 14, 2012 at 11:41 pm | 1 comment | 3925 Views

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VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Public Transportation

What changes would could be made to public transportation to encourage you to use it more often? Read the full story here...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2012
Last comment by Susanne, on Aug 14, 2012 at 11:21 pm | 1 comment | 1260 Views

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Tuesday, Aug. 14

[http://www.theatreworks.org/shows/2012nwf/ ==B Theater:== "The Trouble with Doug"] TheatreWorks New Works Festival presents...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Aug 14, 2012 at 1:08 pm | 1 comment | 1277 Views

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Burglar strikes Steve Jobs' home in Palo Alto

The home of the late Steve Jobs, Apple's iconic co-founder, became one of Palo Alto's latest burglary targets last month...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Aug 14, 2012 at 1:03 pm | 1 comment | 1161 Views
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