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Hill urges support for Caltrain electrification plan

Local lawmakers and transit officials are calling on the public to get behind a proposal that would allocate $1.5 billion...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2012
Last comment by Christopher Parkinson, on Mar 16, 2012 at 9:57 am | 10 comments | 2212 Views


Gay marriage supporters file Chick-Fil-A appeal

It appears that Chick-Fil-A's chickens have come home to roost. Read the full story here

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2012
Last comment by Grace, on Aug 9, 2012 at 6:43 pm | 10 comments | 2067 Views


City accepts donation of Berlin Wall sections

On Tuesday the City Council voted accept donation of two large sections of the Berlin Wall. Read the full story here

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2012
Last comment by Christopher Parkison, on Oct 17, 2012 at 2:31 pm | 10 comments | 3196 Views


Tonight: Community meeting on traffic fatalities

A community meeting for residents concerned about recent pedestrian fatalities on California Street and Shoreline Boulevard...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2012
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Oct 16, 2012 at 8:51 am | 10 comments | 2765 Views


Council to take up bike-ped safety tonight

In response to several collisions -- some deadly -- and calls for change from residents, the City Council will begin looking...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2012
Last comment by Eli, on Nov 25, 2012 at 8:34 am | 10 comments | 4887 Views


New law calms loud television commercials

A law authored by Congresswoman Anna Eshoo, D-Palo Alto, that turns down the volume on TV commercials went into effect Thursday. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2012
Last comment by CopperC, on Dec 18, 2012 at 4:17 pm | 10 comments | 2197 Views


Holiday Fund: CSA brightens Christmas for the working poor

It's a cold Sunday morning and Angelica Murillo has waited an hour and 15 minutes in a line that stretches outside of the...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2012
Last comment by Melting pot, on Dec 23, 2012 at 4:37 pm | 10 comments | 4948 Views


Teen attacked while riding bike

A teenager riding his bicycle in Mountain View on Monday night was seriously injured when an assailant struck him in the...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2013
Last comment by Christopher Parkinson, on Jan 30, 2013 at 2:36 pm | 10 comments | 2031 Views


City looks to trim $100 million from Rengstorff Park plan

The largest park in the city's most dense neighborhood is now closer to seeing a facelift. Having passed on a $136 million...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2013
Last comment by Susan, on Mar 8, 2013 at 2:41 pm | 10 comments | 3117 Views


Graham wins Distinguished School award

Graham Middle School has been named a California Distinguished School -- an honorary title given by state education officials...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2013
Last comment by Graham Parent, on May 6, 2013 at 9:15 pm | 10 comments | 3796 Views


Helping the helpless

Though burn victims in this country may emerge from the hospital with significant scars, chances are they will ultimately...

Original post made on May. 21, 2013
Last comment by UC Davis Grad, on May 26, 2013 at 11:09 am | 10 comments | 2101 Views


Party doesn't end well for MV men

Two Mountain View men were arrested -- one of them for assaulting a policeman -- after officers broke up an apartment party...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2013
Last comment by anon, on Aug 6, 2013 at 11:47 am | 10 comments | 2791 Views


Immigrant House a theme in OMVNA ice cream social

The Old Mountain View Neighborhood holds its annual ice cream social this Sunday at Mercy-Bush Park, and this year the event...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2013
Last comment by Cheers, on Aug 15, 2013 at 5:42 am | 10 comments | 4854 Views


Men arrested for assaulting clerk

Two 20-year-old men were arrested in Mountain View on Tuesday after allegedly stealing beer from a local convenience store...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2013
Last comment by OR, on Aug 23, 2013 at 12:54 am | 10 comments | 13280 Views


Help for kids with severe food allergies?

Stephanie Lau-Chen's children are picky eaters. According to the Mountain View mother, there are only a handful of restaurants...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2013
Last comment by allergy symptoms, on Oct 14, 2013 at 4:52 am | 10 comments | 9488 Views


When semiconductor companies dumped toxics down the drain

Thirty-five years ago, the Palo Alto Times ran a story headlined "Scores of fish killed by chemical spill in creek." It was...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2013
Last comment by the_punnisher, on Oct 22, 2013 at 7:52 pm | 10 comments | 18500 Views


Dedication set for Berlin Wall display outside library

Two big sections of the Berlin Wall now on permanent display in front of the Mountain View library will be dedicated in a...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2013
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Nov 7, 2013 at 11:00 pm | 10 comments | 15639 Views


EPA to hold community meeting on toxics

A community meeting is set for Tuesday, Nov. 12, for residents concerned about the Environmental Protection Agency's discovery...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2013
Last comment by George, on Nov 14, 2013 at 2:54 pm | 10 comments | 6840 Views


New track and field in the works for Crittenden Middle School

The city's middle schools may soon have some parity when it comes to playing field quality, after City Council members supported...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2013
Last comment by John Kostka, on Sep 30, 2015 at 3:29 pm | 10 comments | 14119 Views


Leaky sewer lines delivered TCE to homes

A report commissioned by the city is boosting suspicions that early semiconductor companies spread pollution throughout northeastern...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2013
Last comment by Liz S., on Mar 7, 2014 at 10:13 pm | 10 comments | 24151 Views
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