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ELECTIONS

Hospital district candidates finalized

The filing period has ended for people to declare candidacy in local elections. Three newcomers and two incumbents are running...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2012
Last comment by Chris, on Aug 21, 2012 at 1:48 pm | 2 comments | 1670 Views

AROUND TOWN

Intuit expanding in North Bayshore

Intuit has purchased some property it currently occupies, as well as some neighboring parcels in the North Bayshore area,...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2012
Last comment by harvardmom, on Aug 17, 2012 at 2:36 pm | 2 comments | 1326 Views

SPORTS

A long road to Olympic gold, says water polo coach

Mountain View native, Adam Krikorian, led the U.S. women's team to its first-ever Olympic gold, overcoming a lot of adversity...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2012
Last comment by Judy and Jerry and Kristen, on Aug 21, 2012 at 6:45 am | 2 comments | 2128 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bee enthusiast upset over hive's removal

One Mountain View resident is upset that a beehive was removed from a tree on the 700 block of Independence Avenue. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2012
Last comment by Teresa, on Apr 13, 2013 at 12:27 pm | 2 comments | 1576 Views

RESTAURANTS

Best of Mountain View 2012

These are the champions, the restaurants, retailers and professionals who answered the call to compete and came out on top....

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2012
Last comment by imchinese, on Aug 25, 2012 at 10:08 am | 2 comments | 3413 Views

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Merlone Geier seeks permit for "intimidating" fence

San Antonio Shopping Center developer Merlone Geier has not given up on its controversial efforts to put up a fence that...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2012
Last comment by Roberta Kerr, on Aug 26, 2012 at 12:51 pm | 2 comments | 1549 Views

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Man dies in crash on Middlefield Road

A man was killed when his car drifted off of Middlefield Road in Palo Alto Monday morning and struck a tree, police said. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2012
Last comment by Another car death on street, on Sep 5, 2012 at 1:23 pm | 2 comments | 1472 Views

ELECTIONS

League of Voters MVWSD candidate endorsement?

And here I thought the League of Women Voters was impartial: "The League does not support or oppose any political party...

Original post made by Steven Nelson on Sep. 7, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Sep 10, 2012 at 2:46 pm | 2 comments | 1875 Views

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Developer drops controversial fence proposal

Developer Merlone Geier has withdrawn its application to build a fence blocking access between properties in San Antonio...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2012
Last comment by Roberta Kerr, on Sep 9, 2012 at 12:49 pm | 2 comments | 1438 Views

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Pesticide Spraying at Pioneer Park

As a resident of Mountain I felt I needed to share this important information. I was walking with my dogs Wednesday morning...

Original post made by strawberry on Sep. 13, 2012
Last comment by strawberry, on Sep 13, 2012 at 12:02 pm | 2 comments | 4052 Views

ELECTIONS

Council OKs new garbage contract

While competitors were knocking on the city's door, the City Council gave long time garbage hauler Recology Mountain View...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2012
Last comment by Andrew, on Sep 25, 2012 at 3:17 pm | 2 comments | 1839 Views

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Tiff brews between NASA Ames and NASA HQ

Those working to save Moffett Field's historic Hangar One have taken note of reports that Pete Worden, the director of Mountain...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2012
Last comment by Member, on Nov 10, 2012 at 9:04 am | 2 comments | 1492 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Two arrested for burglary at old Facebook HQ

Two men were arrested Monday night after they allegedly stole 49 laptop computers from the former corporate offices of Facebook...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2012
Last comment by Frankski, on Sep 29, 2012 at 2:39 pm | 2 comments | 1659 Views

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Teens embrace hands-on health care class

Los Altos High School's health science career class is a very hands-on experience, which may help develop students' interest...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Sep 27, 2012 at 1:02 pm | 2 comments | 2224 Views

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Old Mountain View questions the council candidates

If you attended the Old Mountain View Neighborhood Association City Council candidate forum on Monday night, chances are...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2012
Last comment by John, on Oct 5, 2012 at 3:02 pm | 2 comments | 2156 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Khan in the classroom

Khan Academy, the internet teaching sensation, will have a bigger presence in the classroom. Mountain View's elementary and...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Oct 8, 2012 at 2:48 pm | 2 comments | 2189 Views

ELECTIONS

Voter information forums coming up

Civic groups will be hosting a variety of voter-education forums in the coming weeks, providing the electorate with opportunities...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2012
Last comment by Bill James, on Oct 3, 2012 at 11:26 am | 2 comments | 4474 Views

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Third-graders set to get their hands dirty

Mountain View third-graders will be digging into education this fall with a new program that teaches science, social studies...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2012
Last comment by hub of another Stanfordite, on Oct 2, 2012 at 8:32 pm | 2 comments | 1870 Views

OTHER ISSUES

'Burn Relay' fundraiser heads up Peninsula

A convoy of new and antique fire trucks and other emergency vehicles is making its way up the Peninsula to San Francisco...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2012
Last comment by GSB, on Oct 4, 2012 at 2:13 pm | 2 comments | 1530 Views

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MV Buddhist Temple celebrates 50 years

What began during the Depression as a small service for Japanese farm workers conducted inside people's homes celebrated...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2012
Last comment by RichA, on Oct 4, 2012 at 5:48 pm | 2 comments | 2151 Views
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