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Commission cracks down on council's free seats at Shoreline

Responding to complaints from other cities, the California Fair Political Practices Commission is regulating the use of free...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by eric, on Mar 22, 2009 at 1:50 pm | 3 comments | 2648 Views

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City employees may be asked to take pay cut

Mountain View officials are in talks with the city's labor groups about ways to ease the impact of a projected $6 million...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2009
Last comment by Mike Latham, on May 5, 2009 at 8:58 am | 3 comments | 2485 Views

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Palo Alto votes to ban foam take-out containers

Polystyrene containers, those foamy boxes commonly used to store Chinese take-out or to save a sandwich for the road, will...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2009
Last comment by smart growther, on Apr 29, 2009 at 11:33 am | 3 comments | 3062 Views

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City socks it to solar users

A new report by the Sierra Club ranks Mountain View among the most expensive Bay Area cities for businesses that want to...

Original post made on May. 1, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Ngo, on Mar 8, 2013 at 12:01 pm | 3 comments | 2847 Views

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Two train fatalities in two days

Two people were killed by trains in as many days after the victims lingered on the tracks north of Mountain View. Authorities...

Original post made on May. 9, 2009
Last comment by SP Dave, on Jul 28, 2009 at 10:21 pm | 3 comments | 2394 Views

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TONIGHT: Council decision on Worker Center

The Mountain View City Council is scheduled to decide tonight on whether the Day Worker Center of Mountain View can occupy...

Original post made on May. 12, 2009
Last comment by Seer, on May 13, 2009 at 9:05 am | 3 comments | 2466 Views

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Los Gatos hospital set to open July 12

El Camino executives, speaking at the hospital district's regular board meeting Wednesday, said the newly fashioned "El Camino...

Original post made on May. 16, 2009
Last comment by Tax Payer, on May 19, 2009 at 5:23 pm | 3 comments | 2429 Views

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Hangar One talks falling apart?

Preservationists are concerned that negotiations between the Navy and NASA to re-skin the historic Hangar One are slowing...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2009
Last comment by jets, on Jun 6, 2009 at 6:13 pm | 3 comments | 2749 Views

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ICE gang crackdown nets arrests of 17 foreign nationals in county

An operation by federal and local law enforcement agents in Santa Clara County last Thursday has resulted in the arrest of...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2009
Last comment by mary, on Jun 19, 2009 at 9:31 am | 3 comments | 2521 Views

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They've got game at Girls Middle School

The girls at Girls Middle School had a super secret tool on hand during their recent week of outside-the-classroom learning:...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2009
Last comment by Sara, on Dec 15, 2009 at 11:29 am | 3 comments | 2803 Views

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TONIGHT: Minton's, Moffett and more for council

The City Council is set to take on four study session topics tonight: a proposed 214-apartment project slated for the Minton's...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2009
Last comment by John, on Jun 16, 2009 at 4:16 pm | 3 comments | 2652 Views

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Council supports McKelvey Park flood basin

The Mountain View City Council appeared to support transforming McKelvey Park into a 15-foot-deep flood basin in a plan that...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2009
Last comment by faker, on Aug 31, 2009 at 11:23 am | 3 comments | 2634 Views

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Coroner releases name of 13-year-old train victim

Catrina Holmes, 13, of Palo Alto, was officially identified as the girl who stepped in front of a passenger train on Friday...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2009
Last comment by Reality Check, on Aug 28, 2009 at 1:55 pm | 3 comments | 2320 Views

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The Best of Mountain View 2009

For shoppers and diners in Mountain View, some business owners stand out among the crowd. These are the heroes. Read the...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2009
Last comment by Zeke, on Aug 30, 2009 at 10:03 am | 3 comments | 3598 Views

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TONIGHT: Eshoo town hall on health care

Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Palo Alto, is scheduled to hold a face-to-face town hall meeting on health care issues tonight at Gunn...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2009
Last comment by Old Ben, on Sep 2, 2009 at 9:59 pm | 3 comments | 2596 Views

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Stasek remembered for her courage, compassion, and accomplishments

Flags flew at half-mast at city buildings Friday through Tuesday in memory of Rosemary Stasek, a former mayor and council...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2009
Last comment by Cecil, on Oct 1, 2009 at 7:00 pm | 3 comments | 2578 Views

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Can health care really be fixed?

On Sept. 9, President Barack Obama gave a much-vaunted speech about health care reform, in which he called for swift action...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2009
Last comment by Robert, on Oct 5, 2009 at 6:11 am | 3 comments | 2331 Views

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Voice launches new online 'virtual edition'

A new enhanced digital version of the ==I Mountain View Voice== is now available for online readers, allowing them to flip...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2009
Last comment by Bee, on Nov 23, 2009 at 7:34 pm | 3 comments | 1976 Views

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new graffiti on el camino....

within the last week there has been a dramatic increase in the amount of graffiti between 85 and san antonio road. i drive...

Original post made by sean on Nov. 28, 2009
Last comment by sean, on Dec 1, 2009 at 3:15 pm | 3 comments | 1863 Views

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Body of local nurse found, one year later

The body of Donna Dowell, an El Camino Hospital nurse who went missing a year ago, has been found by a hiker near Calaveras...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2009
Last comment by Pamela Cutino, on Dec 17, 2009 at 8:54 pm | 3 comments | 1958 Views
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