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iPads, laptops taken in apartment burglary

Electronics and cash were stolen from a Mountain View apartment during the day on April 25, police said. Read the full story...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2013
Last comment by D, on May 1, 2013 at 2:34 pm | 2 comments | 941 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Record temperatures expected in Bay Area this week

Record-breaking temperatures are expected to roast the Bay Area this week, a National Weather Service spokesman said. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2013
Last comment by tommygee54, on Apr 30, 2013 at 7:08 pm | 2 comments | 1000 Views

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Poppy project seeks to bring native blooms to hills

The many species of non-native European weeds, which cover the California's hills, keep its native flora at bay and increase...

Original post made on May. 1, 2013
Last comment by volunteer, on May 1, 2013 at 3:16 pm | 2 comments | 2595 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bike to school to win a new bicycle

By the beginning of June, at least eight lucky Mountain View students will have brand new bikes. Read the full story here...

Original post made on May. 6, 2013
Last comment by huxley, on May 6, 2013 at 4:11 pm | 2 comments | 1297 Views

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Goodbye recession — city's budget back in the black

After making it through the recession with a hiring freeze and cutting over 30 vacant job positions from the city budget,...

Original post made on May. 7, 2013
Last comment by Observer, on May 7, 2013 at 1:01 pm | 2 comments | 1243 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Immigration march draws 600

Over 600 people called for immigration reform during a march and rally on Wednesday evening, one of the city's largest demonstrations...

Original post made on May. 10, 2013
Last comment by CopperC, on May 13, 2013 at 2:17 pm | 2 comments | 1288 Views

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Country Gourmet closing after 30 years

After 30 years in business, Mountain View's Country Gourmet restaurant is set to close on Sunday, May 19. Read the full...

Original post made on May. 12, 2013
Last comment by Judy, on May 16, 2013 at 5:09 pm | 2 comments | 1949 Views

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LAHS earns award for civics work

Los Altos High School is being recognized for its efforts to educate through engagement in social issues both near and far. Read...

Original post made on May. 13, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on May 13, 2013 at 8:52 pm | 2 comments | 2834 Views

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iPad Mini stolen in burglary

An iPad Mini was stolen when a home on the 700 block of Emily Street was burglarized on May 10, police said. Read the full...

Original post made on May. 14, 2013
Last comment by Seriously?, on May 15, 2013 at 8:46 am | 2 comments | 1477 Views

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Part of northbound Foothill Expwy to close tonight

Northbound Foothill Expressway between Hillview Avenue and Page Mill Road, including the bike lane, will be closed beginning...

Original post made on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by , on May 17, 2013 at 6:43 pm | 2 comments | 1076 Views

RESTAURANTS

Tied House celebrates 25 years

Mountain View's Tied House, which is celebrating its 25th anniversary this weekend, was at the forefront of the micro-brewing...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2013
Last comment by hmm, on Jun 4, 2013 at 4:18 pm | 2 comments | 1519 Views

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They shoot, they score

Mountain View's Spurs soccer team celebrates victory after a tense penalty kick shoot-out in the semi-finals of the Spring...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2013
Last comment by BvP, on Jun 5, 2013 at 9:22 am | 2 comments | 1024 Views

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MVHS rocks out at graduation

The Mountain View High School class of 2013 celebrated the end of four long -- sometimes trying -- years with an evening...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2013
Last comment by Ellen Wheeler, on Jun 6, 2013 at 5:21 pm | 2 comments | 2665 Views

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Celebrating a 'second chance'

Alta Vista High School isn't anything like most continuation schools, according to Principal Bill Pierce. And AVHS' graduation...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2013
Last comment by Jennifer Gaumond, on Jun 8, 2013 at 7:11 am | 2 comments | 1532 Views

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A happy homecoming

Air National Guard Sgt. Jesus Feliciano is embraced by his children, fraternal twins Tristan and Adriana, when he returned...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2013
Last comment by USA, on Jun 14, 2013 at 10:45 pm | 2 comments | 1418 Views

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Huge gang bust nets 39 arrests

All but nine of 48 alleged members or associates of the Nuestra Familia criminal gang indicted in May are in custody in the...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2013
Last comment by Scott Lamb, on Jun 13, 2013 at 6:20 am | 2 comments | 2052 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Full bellies all summer long

Hunger isn't just a problem in the developing world. Even in the ostensibly well-to-do communities of Silicon Valley, one...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2013
Last comment by Well Done, on Jun 17, 2013 at 12:49 pm | 2 comments | 1414 Views

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KMVT elects six new board members

Mountain View's community access station's board of directors elected six new board members. Val Carpenter, George Cohn,...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by Greg David, on Jun 18, 2013 at 5:19 pm | 2 comments | 1523 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council needs to rethink animal control ordinance

Last year, the City of Mountain View awarded the city's contract for animal services to the Silicon Valley Animal Control...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2013
Last comment by Denise, on Jul 3, 2013 at 2:33 pm | 2 comments | 1615 Views

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County approves flood basin at Rancho San Antonio

Santa Clara County supervisors sealed the deal Tuesday on a massive project designed to protect 2,720 Mountain View properties...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2013
Last comment by Anna S., on Jun 27, 2013 at 7:17 pm | 2 comments | 1308 Views
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