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AROUND TOWN

Man threatened with gun

A man and a juvenile were arrested on Jan. 6 after allegedly threatening a man with a metal pipe and a hand gun as he walked...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2011
Last comment by Anon., on Jan 24, 2011 at 11:02 am | 15 comments | 1518 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bedbugs discovered in Mountain View apartments

After infesting East Coast beds with a vengeance, bedbugs are beginning to jump into bed with West Coast residents, including...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2011
Last comment by DCS, on Jan 21, 2011 at 9:13 am | 15 comments | 2151 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man chases liquor store customers

A man was arrested Monday afternoon, after chasing several people around a Mountain View liquor store, "telling them he loved...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2011
Last comment by Hank Snow, on Jan 27, 2011 at 7:04 pm | 15 comments | 1702 Views

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Man robbed by trio with knife

Three men robbed a 20-year-old resident of the 1200 block of Mercy Ave. of his iPod and cash at about 10:40 p.m. on Thursday,...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2011
Last comment by ConcernedParent, on Feb 2, 2011 at 10:52 pm | 15 comments | 1405 Views

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Protesters: Google lacks transparency, discriminates in hiring

Representatives from several minority-rights groups gathered at the Google campus on Feb. 10 to protest what they say is...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2011
Last comment by total nonsense, on Feb 14, 2011 at 9:18 am | 15 comments | 2260 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain rethinks relationship with high-speed rail

A recent decision to start California's high-speed-rail line in Central Valley has prompted Caltrain to reconsider its two-year-old...

Original post made on May. 18, 2011
Last comment by Oleg, on Jun 16, 2011 at 11:43 am | 15 comments | 2338 Views

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Dittmer's moving to new location

The Mountain View institution known as Dittmer's Gourmet Meats and Wurst-Haus will reopen in a new Mountain View location...

Original post made on May. 31, 2011
Last comment by Greg David, on Jun 5, 2011 at 12:30 pm | 15 comments | 2487 Views

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Robber punches woman, takes purse

A woman was mugged and punched in the face early Monday morning as she walked to work, police said. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2011
Last comment by CrimeStats, on Jun 15, 2011 at 11:55 pm | 15 comments | 1702 Views

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Council compromises in vote on San Antonio center project

San Antonio shopping center is set for a major facelift after a suspenseful council meeting Tuesday in which the project...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2011
Last comment by Jonathan, on Aug 8, 2011 at 7:12 pm | 15 comments | 1699 Views

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Police investigating string of burglaries

There is no evidence indicating that any of the four burglaries reported on Aug. 12 in Mountain View are related, police...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2011
Last comment by Old Ben, on Aug 16, 2011 at 11:15 pm | 15 comments | 2153 Views

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Study finds downtown is booming

Mountain View has an enviable success story unfolding on Castro Street, where office spaces are full and retail sales are...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2011
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Nov 18, 2011 at 10:37 am | 15 comments | 2005 Views

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Local woman to pay medical bills with $1 million lottery prize

Mountain View resident Emily Leach had the good fortune to wake up from a tumor-induced coma two years ago, and on Friday...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2012
Last comment by Shelley B, on Jan 11, 2012 at 11:15 pm | 15 comments | 1923 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parent Observation preschool could close

It was standing room-only last night at the local high school district's board meeting, as supporters of a local preschool...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2012
Last comment by Ann, on Feb 23, 2012 at 10:37 pm | 15 comments | 3098 Views

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Palo Alto burglars ditch loot in Mountain View

An alert resident that witnessed a residential burglary in progress called 911 Thursday morning, enabling Palo Alto police...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2012
Last comment by Sparty, on Mar 23, 2012 at 3:20 pm | 15 comments | 1442 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Judge halts challenge language to school district bond

A judge with the Santa Clara County Superior Court has stopped a local man's legal action against Mountain View's elementary-...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2012
Last comment by Marlene, on May 9, 2012 at 1:59 pm | 15 comments | 2075 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Tuesday: Council may OK dedication of post office to fallen soldier

The Mountain View City Council will decide Tuesday whether to dedicate the Hope Street post office in memory of fallen U.S....

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2012
Last comment by Rick, on Apr 25, 2012 at 6:14 pm | 15 comments | 1786 Views

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Skate and enjoy

Roger Brown may be 55 but that isn't keeping him from riding his skateboard. Leave that up to a city law. Read the full...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2012
Last comment by Nukem, on Jul 22, 2012 at 8:12 pm | 15 comments | 5032 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Prometheus proposes nearly 1,000 new apartments

After a decade almost exclusively developing ownership housing, the city is being flooded with proposals to develop nearly...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2012
Last comment by John, on Jun 16, 2012 at 1:37 pm | 15 comments | 2391 Views

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Media tracks down Chowchilla kidnapper

It didn't take long for local media outlets to figure the Mountain View address of paroled "Chowchilla" kidnapper, Richard...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2012
Last comment by Kt, on Jun 30, 2012 at 12:09 pm | 15 comments | 2079 Views

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Foothill College cuts radio, work programs

Foothill College will discontinue several programs this fall quarter due to $2.3 million in budget cuts that took effect...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2012
Last comment by Nick V, on Jul 12, 2012 at 5:31 pm | 15 comments | 1665 Views
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