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Work to cause cloudy tap water

Mountain View's tap water may look, smell or taste slightly different in the coming weeks, city officials said, as a result...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2009
Last comment by Denise, on Jan 24, 2009 at 7:13 am | 3 comments | 2371 Views

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power out Wednesday April 8

Anyone know why the power went out in several places in 94043 today? It wasn't a warm day so I doubt too many people were...

Original post made by Bernie Brightman on Apr. 8, 2009
Last comment by darkness, on Apr 13, 2009 at 10:44 pm | 12 comments | 2371 Views

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Gov. Brown signs statewide plastic bag ban

Single-use plastic bags will be banned at many stores in California starting next year after Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2014
Last comment by Oregonian, on Oct 1, 2014 at 4:30 pm | 16 comments | 2371 Views

SPORTS

Adult Soccer team

Hello all, I am looking at starting an adult soccer team from Mountain View. There is a recreational league in the Sunnyvale/South...

Original post made by Mike on Sep. 21, 2011
There are no comments yet. 2370 Views

OTHER ISSUES

PG&E plans to strip backyards

For several decades, Eileen and Beto Telleria's backyard has been a respite from their daily stresses, a Japanese garden...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2012
Last comment by feruzzi, on Aug 22, 2012 at 5:09 pm | 24 comments | 2370 Views

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Crime briefs: Walmart theft, McDonald's disturbance and woman groped

A man with prior conviction gets caught stealing again, a disturbance at McDonald's ends in an arrest, and a woman at the...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2014
There are no comments yet. 2370 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

COMING UP: Cops That Care toy giveaway

Police officers will be handing out gifts to more than 2,000 Mountain View children this Saturday as part of Cops That Care,...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2008
Last comment by Too Big, on Dec 31, 2008 at 8:37 am | 4 comments | 2369 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Co-op preschool 'running out of time'

The Los Altos Parent Preschool is still on the hunt for a new home after being notified earlier this year that its lease...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2010
Last comment by Parent, on Nov 11, 2010 at 3:50 pm | 1 comment | 2368 Views

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Bike burned at Springer School

Police hit a dead end in an arson investigation after finding a charred bicycle on the playground of Springer School on Thursday...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2011
Last comment by Thom, on Jun 14, 2011 at 2:34 pm | 10 comments | 2367 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Locals to Obama: Health care 'is not working'

A group of 37 residents gathered at the Mountain View Senior Center last month to discuss possible health care reforms, agreeing...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2009
Last comment by Aaron M. Roland, M.D., on Jan 13, 2009 at 9:03 pm | 1 comment | 2366 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Homelessness meeting Monday

A newly formed advocacy group in Mountain View called the North County Homeless Housing Coalition hopes to put an end to...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2009
Last comment by Daniel DeBolt, on Feb 5, 2009 at 10:54 am | 3 comments | 2366 Views

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Power quickly restored after outage in Mountain View

A brief power outage in Mountain View this morning left thousands of PG&E customers without power, including the Mountain...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2014
Last comment by Jes' Sayin', on Aug 18, 2014 at 9:56 pm | 2 comments | 2366 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PACT's new campus readies for first day

Mountain View officially has a new school beginning next week, when young students arrive for their first day at Stevenson...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2009
Last comment by confused, on Jan 20, 2010 at 9:04 pm | 9 comments | 2365 Views

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Council gives stimulus funds to homeowners

The City Council voted unanimously to give homeowners a break Tuesday night by directing federal stimulus funds towards home...

Original post made on May. 21, 2009
Last comment by Ken, on Jun 9, 2009 at 6:42 pm | 26 comments | 2364 Views

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Persepolis is this year's Mountain View Reads Together book

The Mountain View Reads Together 2010 book is the critically acclaimed Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi. Satrapiís poignant...

Original post made by MV Library on Oct. 4, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2364 Views

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The power of sexy

Some local environmentalists are deploying a new weapon in the fight against global warming: the female figure. Read the...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2008
Last comment by Angela Hey, on Dec 8, 2008 at 9:20 pm | 1 comment | 2363 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Train victim, 17, was Palo Alto student

A 17-year-old girl who ended her life Tuesday night at a Caltrain crossing was identified Wednesday by friends as Sonya Raymakers,...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Mary, on Jun 8, 2009 at 9:53 am | 15 comments | 2363 Views

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Palo Alto's JJ&F threatens move to Mtn View

An owner of Palo Alto's beloved JJ&F grocery store told the Palo Alto City Council on Monday night that unless they move...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2009
Last comment by Ron Seward, on Jul 16, 2009 at 5:50 pm | 17 comments | 2363 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council gives green light to Lt. Ballard post office dedication

On Tuesday the City Council endorsed the dedication of the Hope Street post office in memory of fallen U.S. Army Lt. Ken...

Original post made on May. 23, 2012
Last comment by Garrett, on May 24, 2012 at 7:46 pm | 2 comments | 2363 Views

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Possible homeless shelter site gets 'upzoned'

Last week the City Council increased the allowed office density, and thus the value, on a piece of property the county is...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2009
Last comment by close reader, on Dec 22, 2009 at 10:48 pm | 18 comments | 2362 Views
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