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19-year-old killed by train near downtown station

A young woman killed by a train Wednesday evening on the tracks north of Castro Street has been identified as Allison Marie...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2009
Last comment by Rachel, on Feb 3, 2009 at 9:49 am | 6 comments | 2231 Views

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Homeless numbers on the rise in Mountain View

The sound of breaking glass fills the air as Sarge and Carlos, two local homeless men, stand in line at the busy recycling...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2009
Last comment by , on Jul 22, 2009 at 12:03 am | 7 comments | 2231 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Liz Kniss to join Caltrain board of directors

Santa Clara County Supervisor Liz Kniss will join the Caltrain board of directors in January, giving Palo Alto and other...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2010
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Nov 10, 2010 at 3:30 pm | 3 comments | 2230 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Census shows minority population growing in Mountain View

In the past decade Mountain View's population has grown by 3,358 -- roughly 4.5 percent -- according to figures released...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2011
Last comment by O.C., on Mar 15, 2011 at 2:06 am | 9 comments | 2230 Views

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Revolt by smokers fails to sway council

The Mountain View City Council passed a strict new smoking ban Tuesday, despite strong opposition from patrons and owners...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2012
Last comment by Really, on Feb 23, 2012 at 3:41 pm | 82 comments | 2230 Views

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Google laying off employees kept hush-hush

http://www.webguild.org/2009/01/google-layoffs-6000-gone.php Today, in documents obtain by the Associated Press, Google...

Original post made by GSB on Jan. 8, 2009
Last comment by just google it, on Jan 8, 2009 at 3:26 pm | 1 comment | 2229 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Eshoo supports Occupy Wall Street protesters

U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Menlo Park, supports the Occupy Wall Street protests and said she is "surprised people weren't out...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2011
Last comment by Occupy, on Nov 5, 2011 at 7:16 pm | 11 comments | 2229 Views

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Anyone know why there is a power outage in Waverly Park

It started about 12:30pm and 2 hours later we are still without power....

Original post made by Dark Wave on Nov. 25, 2008
Last comment by GSB, on Nov 25, 2008 at 2:30 pm | 1 comment | 2227 Views

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Red-light camera bill coasts through state Senate

A bill authored by Sen. Joe Simitian that would add restrictions to red-light cameras cruised through the state Senate Monday...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2012
Last comment by Aaron, on Sep 4, 2012 at 4:55 pm | 16 comments | 2227 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mentor or Tutor a local student!

Only 4 hours per month will make a huge difference for one of the dozens of kids awaiting a tutor or mentor! For more information...

Original post made by Carole Dorshkind on Nov. 8, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2226 Views

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Council balks at looking into HSR stop downtown

Hopes for a downtown high speed rail stop may have come and gone in a flash Tuesday after City Council members deadlocked...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2009
Last comment by James Hoosac, on Mar 3, 2009 at 4:19 pm | 23 comments | 2225 Views

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Neighbors appeal Day Worker Center decision

Neighbors have officially appealed to the City Council over a recent decision by the Planning Department allowing the Day...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2009
Last comment by Robin Iwai, on Apr 13, 2009 at 1:57 pm | 19 comments | 2224 Views

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City plans yearly shredding event

Mountain View residents once again will get a chance to safely dispose of old tax returns, bank statements and medical records...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2009
Last comment by Marty, on Mar 10, 2009 at 6:37 pm | 16 comments | 2224 Views

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City finds new police chief in-house

After weeks of searching, City Manager Dan Rich announced today that Max Bosel will take the place of Scott Vermeer as Mountain...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2014
Last comment by Greg David, on Jun 27, 2014 at 5:05 pm | 2 comments | 2224 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain board declares fiscal emergency

Caltrain's board of directors declared a fiscal emergency Thursday after hundreds of riders packed SamTrans headquarters...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2011
Last comment by David, on Mar 8, 2011 at 4:35 pm | 12 comments | 2223 Views

MOVIES

Review: 'What's Your Number?'

Based on Karen Bosnak's novel "20 Times a Lady," "What's Your Number?" is frothy and predictable, occasionally annoying (the...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2011
Last comment by NeHi, on Sep 30, 2011 at 8:30 pm | 1 comment | 2223 Views

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City to hire staff to handle Google's growth

Illustrating just how much Google plans to grow in future years, the City Council voted Tuesday night to take $255,000 up...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2011
Last comment by funny, on Dec 19, 2011 at 2:49 pm | 6 comments | 2223 Views

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Police use stun gun on man with knife

A man from threatened a San Jose comedian with a knife at a Castro Street bar Tuesday night, and was later taken down by...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2011
Last comment by spell checker, on Apr 14, 2011 at 11:19 am | 20 comments | 2222 Views

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Bike-pedestrian upgrades coming to a street near you

A slew of upgrades around town for bicyclists and pedestrians are in the newly approved city budget, thanks to the efforts...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2013
Last comment by HBLandelsMom, on Jul 11, 2013 at 10:40 pm | 18 comments | 2222 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City budget relatively painless this year

If the city's unions can agree this week to trim compensation hikes next year by $500,000 it appears that the city will enjoy...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Jun 12, 2011 at 10:15 pm | 2 comments | 2221 Views
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