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OTHER ISSUES

Local National Guard troops help fight state's wildfires

Today more than 7,000 firefighters, several California National Guard helicopters and two C-130 cargo planes are battling...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2013
Last comment by Mom, on Aug 21, 2013 at 5:16 pm | 3 comments | 4713 Views

AROUND TOWN

Shooter, victim were old friends, police say

A man shot to death in Whisman Park early Sunday morning was the "life-long friend" of his shooter, Mountain View police...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2007
Last comment by MR SHARKSTERO DE SSP WSSJ 13, on May 1, 2009 at 8:59 am | 3 comments | 5000 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Merger won't fly

We doubt if the Santa Clara County grand jury's idea to save money by merging the three local school districts will generate...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2010
Last comment by Just Wondering, on Jul 17, 2010 at 7:44 pm | 3 comments | 2137 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council OKs townhouses without park space

A last-ditch effort failed to add park space to an isolated townhouse development before the City Council approved the 70-unit...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Sep 17, 2012 at 9:07 pm | 3 comments | 2132 Views

RESTAURANTS

The dough, re, mi's of pizza

According to pizza.com, there are more than 61,000 pizzerias in the United States. Americans eat about 100 acres of pizza...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2013
Last comment by Kath, on Nov 21, 2013 at 1:49 pm | 3 comments | 1963 Views

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Public's help sought to ID burglars caught on video

Burglars of a Palo Alto home Tuesday were recorded by a surveillance camera, and police have posted the video on [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0onDD6e0N5A&feature=youtu.be...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2014
Last comment by Will bliss , on Nov 23, 2014 at 1:54 am | 3 comments | 4204 Views

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Leadership Mountain View celebrates 20 years

Each year Leadership Mountain View, a nonprofit run by the Chamber of Commerce, brings together several dozen people who...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2009
Last comment by Susan Hamilton, on Aug 6, 2009 at 2:59 pm | 3 comments | 2401 Views

SPORTS

Locals come to the rescue

The day before Halloween in 2007, Sunnyvale resident Fred Burgener got the fright of his life. As he pulled up to a stoplight...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2012
Last comment by Sean, on Sep 17, 2012 at 11:06 am | 3 comments | 2905 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto's popular muralist Greg Brown dies

Greg Brown, a Palo Alto muralist whose elaborate, realistic and often whimsical depictions of crooks, aliens, cunning animals...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2014
Last comment by nobody, on Dec 12, 2014 at 9:37 pm | 3 comments | 7381 Views

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Cyclist, train collide near downtown station

Caltrain service was briefly halted Tuesday afternoon after a northbound train and a bicyclist collided near the downtown...

Original post made on May. 6, 2008
Last comment by DG, on May 14, 2008 at 8:09 pm | 3 comments | 32798 Views

ELECTIONS

Big cuts considered for city services

After months of discussions with department heads, city manager Kevin Duggan has proposed budget cuts to fill a $6.1 million...

Original post made on May. 6, 2009
Last comment by smart growther, on May 7, 2009 at 4:04 pm | 3 comments | 3010 Views

ELECTIONS

Local attorney eyeing U.S. Senate race

Local attorney George "Duf" Sundheim is floating a trial balloon for a possible run for Barbara Boxer's United States Senate...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2015
Last comment by Stop the Trolls, on Mar 30, 2015 at 2:45 pm | 3 comments | 2512 Views

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Life in a fishbowl

The new terminal of San Jose's Mineta Airport is also a unique museum, where artwork almost becomes part of the architecture....

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2010
Last comment by ben, on Jul 17, 2010 at 11:50 am | 3 comments | 1738 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Empty bowls fundraiser for local homeless

Community Services Agency is hosting its annual "Empty Bowls: Souper Bowl," fundraiser to raise money for the homeless in...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2011
Last comment by Martin, on Apr 2, 2011 at 5:12 pm | 3 comments | 1765 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Will council give businesses more time to move?

In a quiet corner of Silicon Valley you can find an original Heidelberg press, a marvel from the heyday of mechanical engineering,...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2011
Last comment by Julie Stanford, on Jan 5, 2012 at 2:59 pm | 3 comments | 1913 Views

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MV woman pleads not guilty in embezzlement case

A Mountain View woman pleaded not guilty on Sept. 13 to charges of embezzlement and grand theft of property. Read the full...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2012
Last comment by mug shot, on Sep 15, 2012 at 8:51 am | 3 comments | 2353 Views

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Prefab diner's assembly underway

A year ago, local auto shop owner Tom Mertl announced his plan to truck a 1930s prefab diner to Mountain View from Massachusetts....

Original post made on May. 8, 2008
Last comment by eric, on May 9, 2008 at 1:51 pm | 3 comments | 4080 Views

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Soothing Silicon Valley's aches and pains

In an age of laptop computers and sedentary living, it seems that few are able to escape back and neck pain. Mountain View...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2012
Last comment by ilovedancing, on Sep 16, 2012 at 1:46 pm | 3 comments | 8068 Views

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Time to rethink history projects at Cuesta Annex

What many residents involved in Cuesta Annex workshops thought would be retained as natural open space has become the City...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2011
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on Apr 2, 2011 at 11:37 am | 3 comments | 1850 Views

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Mi Pueblo officially emerges from bankruptcy

Mi Pueblo Foods, the San Jose-based grocery chain that has a market in Mountain View, announced its formal exit from Chapter...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2014
Last comment by Weird Mountain View, on Jun 4, 2014 at 5:43 pm | 3 comments | 4015 Views
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