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Palo Alto, other cities explore merging services

Palo Alto, Mountain View, Los Altos and Sunnyvale city managers are considering merging their emergency-dispatch centers,...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2011
Last comment by Private Investor, on Jan 20, 2011 at 11:22 am | 3 comments | 2024 Views

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AT&T pushes for lots of small 4G antennas

To feed the city's data hungry smart-phone users, the case was presented to the City Council Tuesday for installing a network...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2011
Last comment by Greg, on Sep 8, 2012 at 4:59 pm | 3 comments | 2118 Views

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Council OKs two apartment complexes for El Camino Real

The City Council approved a pair of four-story apartment complexes on Tuesday that will add 362 homes to the city's booming...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2013
Last comment by pedestrian, on Apr 13, 2013 at 12:33 pm | 3 comments | 1717 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Potential city budget cuts to be discussed

Proposals that would significantly alter city services will likely be explored during a budget-focused City Council meeting...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2010
Last comment by Manfro, on Feb 19, 2010 at 9:11 am | 3 comments | 1613 Views

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Net neutrality activists occupy Google headquarters

Tents went up at Google headquarters today as a group of activists called on the company to take action against proposed...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2014
Last comment by DDD, on Jun 25, 2014 at 8:57 am | 3 comments | 6417 Views

ELECTIONS

Josh Becker joins crowded Assembly race

Venture capitalist Josh Becker, who in 2010 challenged Rich Gordon for a seat in the state Assembly, has joined the crowd...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2016
Last comment by @Monta Loma, on Feb 18, 2016 at 5:19 pm | 3 comments | 2108 Views

BOOKS

Downtown hair salons burglarized

Two hair salons on Villa Street were burglarized over the weekend when thieves made their way through locked doors and stole...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2014
Last comment by shear<3 , on Dec 22, 2014 at 2:18 pm | 3 comments | 3793 Views

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Editorial: Body-worn cameras for police officers benefit them and the public

The push to equip police officers and sheriff's deputies with body-worn cameras that would record interactions with the public,...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2014
Last comment by Sandy, on Dec 23, 2014 at 10:01 pm | 3 comments | 3614 Views

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Crime brief: Taser used in struggle at bank

Police arrested a Hayward man in Mountain View over the weekend after he allegedly refused to leave a credit union and resisted...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2015
Last comment by @Really???, on Nov 6, 2015 at 7:28 am | 3 comments | 2023 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Making Mountain View schools a little greener

The Mountain View Whisman School District's school board got a glimpse last week of what it would be like to bring green...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2016
Last comment by Community Member, on Feb 18, 2016 at 5:55 pm | 3 comments | 1680 Views

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'Waving high the banner of Punk'

Over the years, Foothill College's KFJC, which broadcasts at 89.7 FM, has pulled hilarious publicity stunts, garnered serious...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2009
Last comment by DR D, on Nov 25, 2009 at 11:25 am | 3 comments | 2368 Views

ELECTIONS

Mountain View API scores are on the rise

The Mountain View-Los Altos High School District's API score -- which ranks California schools based on their students' performance...

Original post made on May. 16, 2010
Last comment by Jack Resnick, on May 31, 2010 at 7:25 pm | 3 comments | 2365 Views

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Two beaten in Escuela Avenue robbery

Two men were beaten and one of them was robbed Tuesday as they were walking in the 500 block of Escuela Avenue, police said. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Trevea, on Oct 25, 2010 at 3:16 pm | 3 comments | 2418 Views

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Another good year for El Camino Hospital

El Camino Hospital's financial officials anticipate the local healthcare organization will rake in about $78 million in profits...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2013
Last comment by Observers, on Jun 20, 2013 at 4:28 pm | 3 comments | 2805 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Two-alarm fire prompts apartment evacuation

A two-alarm fire broke out in the Park Vista apartment complex on Escuela Avenue Thursday night, displacing hundreds of residents...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2015
Last comment by Neighbors Helping Neighbors, on Aug 5, 2015 at 10:28 am | 3 comments | 4157 Views

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Update: Home for mentally ill closed for health, safety violations

(==B An expanded version of an earlier story==) San Antonio Manor, a Mountain View care home for the mentally ill, was ordered...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2016
Last comment by @Monta Loma, on Feb 18, 2016 at 5:23 pm | 3 comments | 2455 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The 140-mile protest

As the sun was rising early Saturday morning, about a dozen Mountain View residents gathered at Castro Elementary School,...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2008
Last comment by Oscar Garcia, on Jun 21, 2008 at 11:35 am | 3 comments | 3641 Views

OTHER ISSUES

TONIGHT: Eshoo town hall on health care

Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Palo Alto, is scheduled to hold a face-to-face town hall meeting on health care issues tonight at Gunn...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2009
Last comment by Old Ben, on Sep 2, 2009 at 9:59 pm | 3 comments | 2428 Views

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Prometheus draws ire from tenants, again

Residents of Castro Street's largest apartment complex are demanding compensation from their landlord, Prometheus Real Estate...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Prometheus sucks, on Nov 11, 2010 at 11:14 am | 3 comments | 2476 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Voice launches new online 'virtual edition'

A new enhanced digital version of the ==I Mountain View Voice== is now available for online readers, allowing them to flip...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2009
Last comment by Bee, on Nov 23, 2009 at 7:34 pm | 3 comments | 1800 Views
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