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Teen takes top prize in Y Combinator hackathon

Mountain View startup incubator Y Combinator held a hackathon over the weekend, where a teenager beat out 400 other hackers...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2014
Last comment by USA, on Aug 6, 2014 at 9:00 pm | 4 comments | 5933 Views

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Where to savor the end of summer

Summer is drawing to a close, but chances are the warm weather plans to stick around for another month of comfortable outdoor...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2014
Last comment by Jay Park, on Sep 13, 2014 at 6:22 pm | 4 comments | 5929 Views

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Cops reach out to residents with podcast

Recording microphones and audio-editing software and equipment aren't a common sight around most police departments. However,...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2014
Last comment by The Scotts, on Sep 18, 2014 at 6:03 am | 4 comments | 3333 Views

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Car crash suspect arrested

Police arrested a Sunnyvale man Sunday in connection with a hit-and-run traffic collision in Mountain View on Friday. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2014
Last comment by Stop the rolls, on Oct 14, 2014 at 4:02 pm | 4 comments | 4242 Views

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County fires child services director

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors has terminated the county's director of child support services following claims...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2014
Last comment by The People vs JV, on Oct 28, 2014 at 6:16 pm | 4 comments | 3010 Views

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School board okays Castro school split

The Mountain View Whisman School Board unanimously approved a plan last night that would turn Castro Elementary into two...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2014
Last comment by no transparency!, on Nov 21, 2014 at 6:52 pm | 4 comments | 4404 Views

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Animal shelters drop adoption fees for holidays

Humane Society Silicon Valley (HSSV) and five additional Bay Area animal shelters will take part in the annual Home for the...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2014
Last comment by @Charlene, on Dec 4, 2014 at 9:27 pm | 4 comments | 3856 Views

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City's fees for affordable housing to be highest in region

City Council members decided Tuesday night to charge a higher fees on office development than any other city in the region,...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2014
Last comment by I'm not an Economist, on Dec 13, 2014 at 7:32 pm | 4 comments | 3957 Views

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Crime briefs: vehicle invasion and arrest during traffic stop

Police arrest man after he allegedly reaches for a baseball bat; man arrested for getting inside someone else's vehicle Read...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2014
Last comment by Tussle with a cop, on Dec 22, 2014 at 4:36 pm | 4 comments | 3938 Views

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Crime brief: man arrested after threatening a police officer

Police arrested an 18-year-old Mountain View man on Sunday after an extended confrontation between officers turned aggressive...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2014
Last comment by Hmm, on Dec 22, 2014 at 3:24 pm | 4 comments | 3767 Views

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MV teen death ruled a suicide

The death of a teenage boy in an incident that led to an apartment evacuation at 2025 California St. in September has been...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2014
Last comment by Valley Resident, on Dec 19, 2014 at 6:32 am | 4 comments | 7426 Views

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Free RotaCare health clinic still in demand

Despite an increasing number of people with health insurance because of "Obamacare," Mountain View's free health clinic hidden...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2014
Last comment by Stop the Trolls, on Dec 29, 2014 at 4:20 pm | 4 comments | 5561 Views

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Bay Area gas prices down 40 cents since December

The average price for a gallon of gasoline in California has dropped to $2.58, down by 39 cents since a month ago, according...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2015
Last comment by Resident, on Jan 15, 2015 at 9:49 am | 4 comments | 2339 Views

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VTA opens new transit innovation center

The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority has opened an innovation center to develop, test and show off transportation...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2015
Last comment by Susanne, on Mar 1, 2015 at 11:50 pm | 4 comments | 3168 Views

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Man arrested in umbrella attack

Police arrested a man Monday after he allegedly attacked a worker at his apartment complex with an umbrella because he suspected...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2015
Last comment by resident, on Mar 10, 2015 at 2:34 pm | 4 comments | 2885 Views

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Water district set for big rate increase, thanks to drought

Calling it the most "severe drought in California's history," the Santa Clara Valley Water District is poised to increase...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2015
Last comment by Juan Garcia-Montano, on Mar 13, 2015 at 6:13 pm | 4 comments | 5053 Views

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Jim Hartnett makes a return trip to Caltrain — now as CEO

When Jim Hartnett joined the effort four years ago to bring high-speed rail to California, the project was in danger of going...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2015
Last comment by larry, on Mar 17, 2015 at 11:54 am | 4 comments | 3611 Views

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Back-to-basics burgers

No milkshakes. No drive-thru. No breakfast, chicken, fish or coffee. Five Guys is tightly focused on burgers and fries. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2015
Last comment by And..., on Apr 7, 2015 at 10:35 pm | 4 comments | 2983 Views

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Spike in thefts hits MV on 'pot' holiday

Drug offenses remain more or less a non-issue for Mountain View on the April 20 unofficial holiday celebrating marijuana,...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2015
Last comment by MV resident, on Apr 27, 2015 at 10:13 am | 4 comments | 3221 Views

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Pedestrian in fatal bike crash in Palo Alto identified

A woman who was struck and killed by a bicyclist on Page Mill Road on Monday morning has been identified by the Santa Clara...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2015
Last comment by Me, on Jun 24, 2016 at 2:35 pm | 4 comments | 5484 Views
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2017 guide to summer camps

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