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Person killed on train tracks near Mountain View

A person was struck and killed on the train tracks between the Mountain View and Sunnyvale train stations at about 6 p.m....

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2014
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El Camino bus lanes win praise from public, concern from council

After hearing from a dozen supporters on Tuesday night, the Mountain View City Council continued to lean against allowing...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2014
Last comment by pat, 6 hours ago | 2 comments | 193 Views

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City buys land for park on Wyandotte Street

The city is moving quickly to purchase the vacant Robalee Kennel at 2254 Wyandotte Street in order to build a mini park....

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2014
Last comment by Editor, 6 hours ago | 7 comments | 1054 Views

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Supervisors OK county's first living-wage plan

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors today approved its first-ever resolution to require companies and nonprofits...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2014
Last comment by Resident, 7 hours ago | 17 comments | 1740 Views

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Fire crews put out laundromat fire

A dryer caught fire in a laundromat in Mountain View Wednesday, setting a second appliance ablaze and sending firefighters...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2014
Last comment by Laundromat customer, 10 hours ago | 1 comment | 678 Views

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Community shuttle starts rolling Jan. 5

On the first Monday of 2015, blue-and-white shuttles will begin circulating in Mountain View, a free service to get people...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2014
Last comment by Good option for the car-less, on Dec 18, 2014 at 11:05 am | 13 comments | 2711 Views

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Moffet's Air National Guard rescue sick sailor

An Air National Guard unit based at Moffett Field rescued a sick man from a commercial fishing boat off the coast of Monterey...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2014
Last comment by D, on Dec 16, 2014 at 3:31 pm | 2 comments | 1136 Views

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Simitian recommends exploration of police body cameras

Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian on Dec. 12 recommended the county explore the feasibility of having sheriff's...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2014
Last comment by Be Better Than That., on Dec 16, 2014 at 9:27 am | 2 comments | 858 Views

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Council OKs San Antonio center project; Milk Pail market saved

The City Council unanimously approved the second phase of the redevelopment of San Antonio shopping Center Tuesday night,...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2014
Last comment by Sparty, on Dec 12, 2014 at 6:56 pm | 53 comments | 8935 Views

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Hundreds of students protest police killings

Hundreds of students marched down El Camino Real and converged on Eagle Park Wednesday afternoon to rally in solidarity with...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2014
Last comment by Police were Justified, on Dec 12, 2014 at 8:23 am | 6 comments | 2413 Views

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Housing in North Bayshore May Already Be a Dead Issue!!!

Prior to the decision, several residents spoke out in favor and against passage. There were also two union representative...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Nov. 26, 2014
Last comment by , on Dec 11, 2014 at 1:26 pm | 6 comments | 273 Views

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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 | 5686 Views

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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 | 3348 Views

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Caltrain Noise is Getting Worse?

I completely understand the need for the train horns and safety. However, in the last few months it seems like it is getting...

Original post made by kwul on Dec. 4, 2014
Last comment by Sleepless , on Dec 5, 2014 at 11:50 am | 1 comment | 139 Views

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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 | 1178 Views

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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 | 1719 Views

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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 | 1813 Views

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What are we doing to ourselves?

So we're going ahead to pack everybody in the whole world possible into Mountain View because it's such a nice place to live,...

Original post made by Linda Curtis on Nov. 19, 2014
Last comment by Neighbors Helping Neighbors, on Nov 28, 2014 at 8:16 am | 7 comments | 339 Views

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Second Harvest accepting donated turkeys

Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo County is collecting turkeys to donate to local pantries, soup kitchens...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2014
Last comment by JJ, on Nov 21, 2014 at 11:01 am | 2 comments | 1591 Views

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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 | 2500 Views
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