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Vintage war planes come to Moffett Field

Three WWII-era fighter and bomber aircraft will be available for up-close exploration May 21 through 29 at Moffett Federal...

Original post made on May. 25, 2010
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Jun 1, 2010 at 10:46 pm | 2 comments | 2490 Views

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Searching for a cure

A Mountain View High School graduate has begun a prestigious fellowship to study neuroscience at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2013
Last comment by incognito, on Aug 5, 2013 at 5:29 pm | 4 comments | 2490 Views

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yearly paper shredding

Can you please tell me when the yearly paper shredding is in down town Mountain View?...

Original post made by Maria Roumbanis on Oct. 16, 2008
Last comment by GSB, on Oct 16, 2008 at 1:19 pm | 1 comment | 2489 Views

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The legacy of Charles Kao

Mountain View resident Dr. Charles Kao is the godfather of broadband thanks to his pioneering work with fiber optics in the...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2009
Last comment by MV Resident, on Oct 15, 2009 at 9:02 pm | 2 comments | 2488 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foothill College facing 'unprecedented cuts'

Community colleges have not been immune to the state's slashes to educational funding, said Foothill College president Judy...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2009
Last comment by vfree, on Nov 20, 2009 at 6:10 pm | 18 comments | 2487 Views

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Man robbed at gunpoint at Caltrain station

Three men, one of whom carried a gun, beat and robbed a San Francisco man at the San Antonio Caltrain station on Thursday...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2010
Last comment by skim1@yahoo.com, on Dec 7, 2010 at 12:17 am | 10 comments | 2486 Views

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Federal working group formed on high-speed rail

A high-level federal working group that will meet weekly to discuss California's high-speed rail project has been created...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2010
Last comment by calhealthservicesjobs, on Oct 14, 2010 at 9:39 am | 9 comments | 2485 Views

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Council reconsiders density housing

Even if a more pro-growth City Council is elected this November, they might have a hard time building high density housing...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2008
Last comment by ET, on Aug 27, 2008 at 5:45 pm | 2 comments | 2484 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Police: School worker exposed himself to student

Police are on the lookout for a 21-year-old "noon duty aide" at Graham Middle School who allegedly exposed himself to a 13-year-old...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2009
Last comment by Martha, on Dec 7, 2009 at 3:11 pm | 15 comments | 2484 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Life-saving devices installed in Mountain View

A nonprofit committed to saving lives by installing portable defibrillators in public spaces is making its mark on Mountain...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2014
Last comment by Jim, on Nov 19, 2014 at 10:16 am | 6 comments | 2484 Views

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Council set to finalize Mayfield project

The project that seemed to define the city's debate over housing and parks will come before the City Council for the last...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2008
Last comment by very concerned teacher, on Dec 6, 2008 at 8:55 pm | 3 comments | 2483 Views

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Rush for emergency supplies, potassium iodide

Local residents have scooped up emergency-supply kits, water purifiers and potassium iodide in the aftermath of the Japanese...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2011
Last comment by Old Salt, on Mar 23, 2011 at 7:42 am | 10 comments | 2483 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teachers, school staff OK salary freeze

Teachers and staff of the local high school district have agreed to forego salary increases for two years. The pay freeze,...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2010
Last comment by "Just Think About It", on Oct 9, 2010 at 2:47 pm | 5 comments | 2482 Views

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Police release sketch of burglary suspect

A teenage boy and his mother returned home to find a burglary in progress on the afternoon of Dec. 8, police said. Police...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2011
Last comment by The Eye, on Dec 14, 2011 at 6:13 pm | 2 comments | 2482 Views

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New hope for city's burrowing owls

Burrowing owls being driven close to extinction by development pressures may have a chance of survival under a new plan that...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2012
Last comment by kman, on Apr 9, 2012 at 3:36 pm | 8 comments | 2482 Views

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Third Graham student in three weeks hit by car

After three children were struck by cars while crossing Castro Street near Graham Middle School, community safety officials...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2012
Last comment by KT, on Oct 27, 2012 at 7:39 pm | 41 comments | 2482 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The future of NCLB

Despite a six-year effort to overhaul education at the state and federal levels, the country is still "in trouble" educationally,...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2008
Last comment by Larry, on Jan 1, 2009 at 5:51 pm | 2 comments | 2481 Views

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Test scores don't tell the whole story

As parents who send our kids to public school in Mountain View, my wife and I appreciated the two recent articles in the...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2010
Last comment by eric, on Sep 19, 2010 at 10:14 pm | 3 comments | 2481 Views

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Fury fuels Ideafarm's campaigns

Wo'O Ideafarm, 55, has been fixture on the streets of Mountain View for years. He is embraced by some and derided by others...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2010
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Nov 19, 2010 at 6:24 am | 3 comments | 2480 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 | 2478 Views
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