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AROUND TOWN

Consultants justify big housing fee increases

In a city soon to be flooded with building proposals from Google and Intuit, council members said Tuesday that commercial...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2012
Last comment by BC, on Nov 18, 2012 at 11:05 am | 2 comments | 1769 Views

MOVIES

Free turkey dinners for Thanksgiving

Mountain View's downtown turkey day tradition continues. Ristorante Don Giovanni at 235 Castro St. will hold its 23rd annual...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2012
Last comment by Twinkies, on Nov 21, 2012 at 10:05 pm | 2 comments | 2838 Views

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Man pleads 'no contest' for burglarizing Steve Jobs' home

The Alameda man arrested in August for allegedly burglarizing the Palo Alto home of Apple's late co-founder Steve Jobs pleaded...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2012
Last comment by resident, on Dec 1, 2012 at 8:28 am | 2 comments | 1608 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Cuesta Annex cut from flood project

A Permanente Creek flood protection project was approved Nov. 20 by the Santa Clara Valley Water District without the controversial...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2012
Last comment by Budget Watcher, on Nov 26, 2012 at 3:19 pm | 2 comments | 1833 Views

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Fresh Choice Gone - great site for Chik Fil A

Since Fresh Choice has sadly gone the way of the dinosaur, the empty spot would make a great choice for Chik Fil A - very...

Original post made by PV Resident on Dec. 3, 2012
Last comment by kristine, on Jan 12, 2013 at 8:10 pm | 2 comments | 1820 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local teens, kids perform in Nutcracker

Children and teens from Mountain View and surrounding communities are performing in Western Ballet's Nutcracker this weekend...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2012
Last comment by Parent, on Dec 9, 2012 at 10:24 am | 2 comments | 2973 Views

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Adding sparkle to the season

The holidays got into full swing in downtown Mountain View on Monday night, as the city held its annual Community Tree Lighting...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2012
Last comment by to AC, on Dec 8, 2012 at 8:46 am | 2 comments | 2524 Views

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Woman sentenced for embezzlement

A Mountain View woman who pleaded no contest to embezzling $350,000 from a Redwood City construction company was sentenced...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2012
Last comment by sean, on Dec 14, 2012 at 5:05 pm | 2 comments | 1622 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council delays vote on McKelvey flood basin

The City Council delayed approval of a plan to turn McKelvey Park's baseball fields into a flood basin after examining several...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2012
Last comment by Neighbor, on Dec 17, 2012 at 5:02 pm | 2 comments | 1210 Views

AROUND TOWN

Zuckerberg donates a fortune to local foundation

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced today, Dec. 18, that he is giving nearly $500 million in Facebook stock to the Silicon...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2012
Last comment by Chris Torres, on Dec 18, 2012 at 6:23 pm | 2 comments | 1395 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Want to adopt a pet? 'Shelters First' offers deal through December

For those interested in a pet, the six animal shelters in the Silicon Valley are holding an adoption special this month....

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2012
Last comment by Dog Lover, on Dec 19, 2012 at 2:22 pm | 2 comments | 1535 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A new place to hack

Members gathered last weekend to paint the walls at Hacker Dojo's new space. The Dojo, a shared office and event space for...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2012
Last comment by Yes!, on Dec 20, 2012 at 2:45 pm | 2 comments | 1436 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Storms bringing rain, flooding, high surf warnings to Bay Area

Rain has closed roads and prompted urban flood warnings today, and weather forecasters say it's likely to get worse this...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2012
Last comment by Hip Waders, on Dec 24, 2012 at 7:33 am | 2 comments | 16933 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Today: Another 'Spare the Air' day

A second Spare the Air Day has been called for today (Jan. 2), banning the burning of wood and solid fuel, according to the...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2013
Last comment by James Thurber, on Jan 2, 2013 at 6:48 pm | 2 comments | 1647 Views

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World Peace - Is It Possible

World Peace? You may declare, why bring this up? The answer is, world peace is everybody's responsibility. You may say,...

Original post made by Concerned Citizen on Jan. 2, 2013
Last comment by Observer, on Feb 5, 2013 at 9:59 am | 2 comments | 1011 Views

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Witnesses: car that killed Ware was speeding

The driver accused of hitting and killing William Ware appeared in court Dec. 27 for a preliminary hearing. Several witnesses...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 4, 2013 at 12:28 am | 2 comments | 1608 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Pumar to go to trial

Matthew Pumar, the driver accused of hitting and killing a local man, William Ware, last June will stand trial on the charge...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2013
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Jan 4, 2013 at 11:22 am | 2 comments | 1531 Views

ELECTIONS

John Inks in line for mayor

If all goes according to tradition, council member John Inks will be appointed mayor of Mountain View on Jan. 8, and Chris...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2013
Last comment by Political Insider, on Jan 9, 2013 at 4:03 pm | 2 comments | 3052 Views

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Visions in metal

Don't call it "mixed-media." This sculpture by Ryan Carrington is screws in plywood, plain and simple as it is intricate....

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2013
Last comment by Tina, on Jan 10, 2013 at 2:23 pm | 2 comments | 1401 Views

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Storm system from Alaska headed for Bay Area

Bay Area residents may want to bundle up, as a cold-weather system is headed this way and will linger for several days, a...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2013
Last comment by Sean, on Jan 10, 2013 at 11:47 pm | 2 comments | 1180 Views
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