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Residents urged to prepare for storm

Bay Area residents should prepare themselves for heavy rain and strong winds when a storm expected to be the largest of the...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2014
Last comment by Susan, on Dec 11, 2014 at 9:52 am | 6 comments | 4333 Views

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Snow comes to Mountain View

Santa came to town Monday night, as Mountain View held its annual holiday celebration with snow, carols and the ceremonial...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2014
Last comment by Jimmy, on Dec 11, 2014 at 6:45 am | 5 comments | 3142 Views

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Walking away from your sick-bed

Being stuck in a hospital bed can wreak havoc on the body, weakening and atrophying muscles, and causing long-lasting problems....

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2014
Last comment by anon, on Dec 10, 2014 at 4:41 pm | 1 comment | 2741 Views

ELECTIONS

Better solutions to housing puzzle than North Bayshore

The General Plan Update and the Precise Plan processes have been an extensive endeavor of community engagement over six years...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2014
Last comment by Ben, on Dec 10, 2014 at 9:35 am | 11 comments | 1620 Views

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Jail sentence for teen instigator of out-of-control house party

The Mountain View teen convicted of breaking into a house and kicking off 10 days of drug and alcohol-fueled parties leading...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2014
Last comment by Dread Pirate Roberts, on Dec 9, 2014 at 12:32 pm | 18 comments | 6836 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Plan for dedicated bus lanes on El Camino Real back on the table

A controversial plan by Santa Clara County to create dedicated bus lanes on El Camino Real between Palo Alto and San Jose...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2014
Last comment by SRB, on Dec 9, 2014 at 10:17 am | 126 comments | 6419 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

High school superintendent to step down

Superintendent Barry Groves of the Mountain View-Los Altos Union High School District announced Monday night he will retire...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2014
Last comment by Ellen Wheeler, on Dec 8, 2014 at 11:52 pm | 1 comment | 2646 Views

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An American dream deferred

What's spurring the surge of Central American immigrants to come to the United States? In a special report from Guatemala,...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2014
Last comment by , on Dec 8, 2014 at 11:28 am | 1 comment | 3647 Views

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Holiday Fund: Day workers give thanks to volunteers

Paul Ramirez, who found hope and help at the Day Worker Center, plans to show his appreciation to the volunteers who helped...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2014
Last comment by Susan, on Dec 8, 2014 at 9:49 am | 1 comment | 2435 Views

OTHER ISSUES

MV police to wear body cameras

Body cameras for on-duty police officers took the center stage in a national discussion on police accountability this week,...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2014
Last comment by Sparty, on Dec 5, 2014 at 4:33 pm | 13 comments | 3977 Views

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Symphony director found guilty of tax fraud

A Superior Court judge found the former executive director of the Peninsula Symphony Association guilty of tax fraud this...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2014
Last comment by Stop the Trolls, on Dec 5, 2014 at 2:46 pm | 3 comments | 2476 Views

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Animal shelters drop adoption fees for holidays

Humane Society Silicon Valley (HSSV) and five additional Bay Area animal shelters will take part in the annual Home for the...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2014
Last comment by @Charlene, on Dec 4, 2014 at 9:27 pm | 4 comments | 2567 Views

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Crime briefs: purse-snatching and home burglary

A man attempted to flee police after allegedly stealing a purse, and a home was burglarized over Thanksgiving. Read the...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2014
Last comment by , on Dec 4, 2014 at 8:53 pm | 1 comment | 2562 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council OKs North Bayshore plan for offices only

In a meeting Tuesday night, City Council members were compelled to justify their approval of a North Bayshore precise plan...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2014
Last comment by concerned citizen, on Dec 4, 2014 at 9:23 am | 42 comments | 1428 Views

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City asks: Should developers fund more affordable housing?

City officials want to know if residents think developers of offices and housing should pay more for the development of affordable...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2014
Last comment by confused, on Dec 3, 2014 at 6:13 pm | 31 comments | 4352 Views

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Developer makes another deal to save the Milk Pail market

A new deal has been signed to save the city's popular Milk Pail Market, but it only goes into effect if the City Council...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2014
Last comment by Stop The trolls, on Dec 3, 2014 at 6:19 am | 11 comments | 1154 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Water district extends call for conservation

Rain has a welcome sight for the Bay Area this week, but the Santa Clara Valley Water District says more needs to be done...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2014
Last comment by A talking cat, on Dec 2, 2014 at 10:41 pm | 4 comments | 2201 Views

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16-year-old charged with felony arson in house party fire

A 16-year-old Mountain View teen is being charged as an adult with felony arson in connection with the fire that destroyed...

Original post made on May. 5, 2014
Last comment by sc, on Dec 2, 2014 at 2:46 pm | 9 comments | 4873 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Inclement weather prompts warning on hazardous conditions

The National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook for the San Francisco Bay Area Sunday morning. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2014
Last comment by Stop the Trolls, on Dec 2, 2014 at 1:06 pm | 3 comments | 2253 Views

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Holiday cheer: Concerts and gatherings to make spirits bright

As temperatures drop, the days grow shorter and the nights longer, it's harder to rely on sunshine for warmth and light....

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2014
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Dec 2, 2014 at 10:26 am | 2 comments | 2945 Views
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