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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 | 4144 Views

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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 | 2611 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 | 2351 Views

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Secret money is poisoning our democracy

A "Star Trek" parody video, line dance lessons, and presidential hotel suites. These are just some of the outrageous things...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2013
Last comment by OneThought, on Jul 16, 2013 at 10:26 pm | 2 comments | 2228 Views

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County union supports candidate to oppose sheriff in 2014

Unions representing deputies and correctional officers today announced members voted in a "landslide" to endorse a candidate...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Jul 18, 2013 at 3:12 pm | 2 comments | 3342 Views

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Man killed in party van crash on Hwy. 280

A man was killed when a party van crashed on northbound Interstate Highway 280 in Santa Clara County near Portola Valley...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2013
Last comment by Alexandra, on Aug 12, 2013 at 2:36 pm | 2 comments | 5092 Views

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Power outage hits Mountain View

Nearly 1,400 PG&E customers were without power because of an outage in Mountain View this morning, a utility spokeswoman...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2013
Last comment by Ugh, on Aug 19, 2013 at 6:22 pm | 2 comments | 8700 Views

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Hospital district improving transparency, officials say

A better website, a distinguishing name change and modifications to the way the organization keeps track of taxpayer money...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2013
Last comment by Dick Fancher, on Aug 20, 2013 at 4:34 pm | 2 comments | 5866 Views

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The transformation of a fire station's backyard

From a vacant, weed-choked lot to a bountiful source of produce, Mountain View firefighter's garden feeds the station's crew...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2013
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Aug 27, 2013 at 2:56 pm | 2 comments | 17446 Views

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Rail foes seek to bar further spending on project

After scoring a victory in a Sacramento court last month, opponents of California's proposed high-speed rail system are now...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2013
Last comment by Martin, on Sep 21, 2013 at 11:22 pm | 2 comments | 4215 Views

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Special report: Surveillance programs raise safety-vs-privacy questions

We are being watched. Surveillance programs operated by government agencies, from the National Security Agency and Department...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2013
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Sep 25, 2013 at 2:51 pm | 2 comments | 4639 Views

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Day Worker Center benefit at CSMA

At the Community School for Music and Arts on Friday, Oct. 25, a musical performance will tell the true stories of four women...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2013
Last comment by Susan, on Oct 16, 2013 at 2:55 pm | 2 comments | 2902 Views

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Mtn View Public Employees

One of the posts on another topic offered a web-link to the salaries of public employees and what struck me at first was...

Original post made by Concerned Citizen on Oct. 27, 2013
Last comment by CC, on Oct 28, 2013 at 6:53 pm | 2 comments | 1070 Views

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Redwood City metals fire: 'shelter in place' alert lifted

Smoke from a two-alarm fire at a Redwood City metals-recycling plant triggered an air quality alert for San Mateo, Santa...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2013
Last comment by What the Hell, on Nov 12, 2013 at 1:48 pm | 2 comments | 4517 Views

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Local health officials hail new insurance law

Local health officials said they expect more people will seek help earlier for mental health and substance abuse problems,...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2013
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Nov 15, 2013 at 11:44 am | 2 comments | 14960 Views

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Gas lines cut on Second Harvest trucks

Gas stolen from two Second Harvest Food Bank trucks earlier this week will cost the nonprofit the equivalent of 34,000 meals...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2013
Last comment by resident, on Nov 15, 2013 at 8:19 pm | 2 comments | 7454 Views

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DUI crackdown continues through New Year's Day

The Mountain View Police Department continues to crack down on drunken drivers. The department's annual "Avoid the 13" program...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2013
Last comment by UC Davis Grad, on Dec 26, 2013 at 5:18 pm | 2 comments | 2549 Views

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Stanford studies explore potency of flu vaccines

Where flu vaccines for men are concerned, with virility comes virulence, according to a new report released by Stanford. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2014
Last comment by Not biased against gender, on Jan 14, 2014 at 11:31 am | 2 comments | 5479 Views

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School's Haiti club needs community's help

A student club at Los Altos High School is gearing up for trip to one of the poorest and most dangerous countries in the...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2014
Last comment by James, on Jan 23, 2014 at 6:53 am | 2 comments | 2663 Views

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App to help heart attack victims

Sudden cardiac arrest? There's an app for that. Health and safety officials from Mountain View are endorsing the local launch...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2014
Last comment by Brock, on Mar 1, 2014 at 12:49 pm | 2 comments | 6703 Views
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