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19-year-old killed by train near downtown station

A young woman killed by a train Wednesday evening on the tracks north of Castro Street has been identified as Allison Marie...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2009
Last comment by Rachel, on Feb 3, 2009 at 9:49 am | 6 comments | 2498 Views

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San Antonio Center owners propose redevelopment

The City Council approved three major gatekeeper requests Tuesday, one of which could lead to a massive revamp of San Antonio...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2009
Last comment by Steve, on Feb 4, 2009 at 7:29 pm | 6 comments | 2359 Views

OTHER ISSUES

MVLA explores green bond

The Mountain View-Los Altos High School District may sponsor a bond measure next year to raise money to make its campuses...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2009
Last comment by Parent, on Mar 11, 2009 at 1:07 pm | 6 comments | 2419 Views

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Officials: 25 pinched in Rengstorff Park cleanup

Police arrested 25 people in Rengstorff Park for gambling and drinking last year, city officials say, in efforts to rid the...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2009
Last comment by Enough!, on Mar 20, 2009 at 6:28 pm | 6 comments | 2363 Views

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Rising sea level gets city's attention

The city of Mountain View's Planning Department is taking seriously a projected rise in the water level of the San Francisco...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2009
Last comment by Jeff, on Mar 30, 2009 at 6:23 pm | 6 comments | 2530 Views

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Mountain View sculpture may cross the border

A sculpture by artist Charles Ginnever currently located at Mayfield Mall site in Mountain View could be shifted to Palo...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2009
Last comment by rr, on Apr 2, 2009 at 5:52 pm | 6 comments | 2701 Views

ELECTIONS

A bad year for goal-setting

For the first time in years, the Mountain View City Council will not have an ambitious set of goals for the year, a direction...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by eric, on Apr 8, 2009 at 12:37 pm | 6 comments | 2695 Views

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Would-be burglars caught red-handed

Police say an attempt by two men to steal electronics from a Mountain View business went nowhere fast after officers caught...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2009
Last comment by S.Combs, on Apr 9, 2009 at 8:50 am | 6 comments | 1919 Views

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Two charged with assault using bottle, screwdriver

Police arrested two "associated gang members" on charges of assault with a deadly weapon after the young men allegedly attacked...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2009
Last comment by Maybe, on Apr 16, 2009 at 8:30 am | 6 comments | 1939 Views

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Home sales way down, but prices remain high

The median price of a single-family home in Mountain View remained just over $1 million in the first quarter of 2009, despite...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2009
Last comment by eric, on Apr 20, 2009 at 5:17 pm | 6 comments | 2060 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council moves ahead with major projects

Budget problems notwithstanding, the City Council supported moving forward with many of its infrastructure plans during a...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2009
Last comment by Dude, on Apr 19, 2009 at 1:08 pm | 6 comments | 2183 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Curb enthusiasm in Rex Manor area

The City Council unanimously made an exception to the rules Tuesday, allowing the Rex Manor neighborhood to keep its much-loved...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2009
Last comment by RMT of Rex Manor, on Apr 25, 2009 at 1:47 pm | 6 comments | 2271 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Election looms large for schools

A special election is coming next month, and local school administrators are watching it closely, with many saying the outcome...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2009
Last comment by Johnny Robots, on Apr 30, 2009 at 11:21 pm | 6 comments | 2184 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Next in line to be cut: ESL class at Castro

More than 100 parents and teachers are petitioning to save an English language program they say has helped dozens of Latino...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Payback, on May 1, 2009 at 11:34 am | 6 comments | 2498 Views

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Districts find funding for ESL class

Administrators in both Mountain View school districts say they have found funding and space for an English language class...

Original post made on May. 2, 2009
Last comment by Miss Shame, on May 4, 2009 at 7:43 pm | 6 comments | 1985 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bureaucrats botch plastic bag ban

The latest attempt to increase government revenue in the county is the proposed ordinance to tax/ban single-use plastic bags...

Original post made on May. 4, 2009
Last comment by MV resident, on May 5, 2009 at 11:23 pm | 6 comments | 2350 Views

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Officials: Budget crisis will hit deep, hurt bad

Grim, dire, unprecedented, catastrophic, devastating. Officials from school districts and cities, counties, special districts...

Original post made on May. 22, 2009
Last comment by Jeanette Reynolds, on May 24, 2009 at 5:07 pm | 6 comments | 2057 Views

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Police find missing patrol car

Mountain View police found a patrol car on Sunday that was stolen from a Shoreline Amphitheatre concert on Friday night. Read...

Original post made on May. 24, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Hahahaha, on May 27, 2009 at 9:02 pm | 6 comments | 1843 Views

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Budget fire vs. house fires

Balancing the city's budget this year and next doesn't appear to require any too-painful budget cuts. But in the longer run,...

Original post made on May. 28, 2009
Last comment by Concerned, on May 31, 2009 at 9:45 pm | 6 comments | 1965 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Whisman trustees contemplate magnet model

As elementary school trustees talked this week about what they want the district to look like within the next decade, some...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2009
Last comment by a voter, on Jul 16, 2009 at 4:57 pm | 6 comments | 2018 Views
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