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Hill's limousine legislation faces critical vote

The fate of a new state bill on limousine inspections after the tragic fire on San Mateo-Hayward Bridge will be decided on...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2013
Last comment by Mark, on Aug 31, 2013 at 7:22 am | 1 comment | 1251 Views

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Matthew Pumar's manslaughter trial begins this week

One of the most important, but least reported on incidents in Mountain View last year was Matthew Pumar killing William Ware...

Original post made by resident on Sep. 4, 2013
Last comment by Nick V, on Sep 5, 2013 at 1:21 pm | 1 comment | 681 Views

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No takers yet for Hangar One

While officials with NASA and the U.S. General Services Administration continue their search for someone willing to lease...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2013
Last comment by Bill Hough, on Sep 5, 2013 at 10:48 am | 1 comment | 2947 Views

OTHER ISSUES

'Spare the Air Day' Saturday

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has designated tomorrow (Saturday, Sept. 7) a "Spare the Air Day." Read the...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2013
Last comment by Roman, on Sep 6, 2013 at 8:04 pm | 1 comment | 2154 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County offers discount transit passes to low-income residents

Santa Clara County Supervisor Dave Cortese and San Jose City Councilman Sam Liccardo joined a charity group Thursday to announce...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2013
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on Sep 7, 2013 at 11:12 am | 1 comment | 2948 Views

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A passion for pickling

Anna Cameron arrives at an interview at Hidden Villa in Los Altos Hills anything but empty handed. Cameron, who is teaching...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2013
Last comment by risa, on Sep 13, 2013 at 8:40 am | 1 comment | 7245 Views

OTHER ISSUES

PODS parked along the street?

A friend is moving and wants to use a PODS container to do it. The PODS people told her that she'd need to get a permit from...

Original post made by picker-of-nits on Sep. 14, 2013
Last comment by badidea, on Sep 15, 2013 at 5:31 pm | 1 comment | 1309 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Pumar found guilty in Ware's death

More than a year after his brother's death, Jim Ware said he and the rest of his family can finally begin to move on, now...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2013
Last comment by Mark, on Sep 19, 2013 at 7:19 pm | 1 comment | 2571 Views

AROUND TOWN

Who needs the Moffett runways?

To ensure that the planned lease of Moffett Field serves the interest of neighboring communities and to comply with the National...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2013
Last comment by Bill Hough, on Sep 23, 2013 at 10:50 am | 1 comment | 2053 Views

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Community counts in Moffett's future use

Hangar One may have been spared the wrecking ball, but the fate of Mountain View's iconic structure is still very much up...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2013
Last comment by psa188, on Sep 27, 2013 at 9:08 am | 1 comment | 766 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Board to vote on censuring Nelson

Though a majority of his colleagues on the Mountain View Whsiman School District board have publicly accused him of unprofessional...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2013
Last comment by Embarrassed, on Sep 28, 2013 at 11:38 am | 1 comment | 4028 Views

ELECTIONS

Plans make room for Rose Market, others

An alternative headline is: City Council ignores residents please for three stories. Resident of the Cuesta Park neighborhood...

Original post made by Konrad M. Sosnow on Sep. 29, 2013
Last comment by Jerry, on Sep 30, 2013 at 10:09 am | 1 comment | 665 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Donation is music to middle school teacher's ears

Crittenden Middle School's already large music program can continue growing thanks to a recent donation of $21,000 in instruments,...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2013
Last comment by Mel , on Sep 29, 2013 at 11:47 pm | 1 comment | 2779 Views

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Sixty fruitful years at Satake

For six decades, the Satake family churned out high-quality annuals from its nursery at the end of Marilyn Drive. But last...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2013
Last comment by Ellen Wheeler, on Oct 7, 2013 at 11:19 pm | 1 comment | 223 Views

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Castro's readers win again

From good books come good things. Castro students celebrated their victory -- they read more books over the summer than any...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2013
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on Oct 10, 2013 at 3:50 pm | 1 comment | 2264 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Recycle Bike Drive Coming Nov 3

GreenTown Los Altosí next ReCycle Bike Drive is coming SOON! We are seeking support of the community to donate gently used...

Original post made by GreenTown Los Altos on Oct. 13, 2013
Last comment by GreenTown Los Altos, on Oct 14, 2013 at 3:53 pm | 1 comment | 570 Views

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Theater review: Pedantic politics

TheatreWorks' production of this play of backroom political dealings is handsome, but the script fails to deliver. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2013
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Oct 18, 2013 at 2:05 pm | 1 comment | 10892 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

City of Mountain View and Children's Creative Learning Center need to return to the negotiating table

Quality day care is essential to every community. Mountain View City Council members are scheduled to cast a vote on Oct...

Original post made by Anett Gyurak on Oct. 20, 2013
Last comment by Vanessa Nudd, on Oct 20, 2013 at 9:30 pm | 1 comment | 683 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Gamers play around the clock for a good cause

A room inside Mountain View's Hacker Dojo has been turned into the site of the third annual "Indie Games For Good" -- a marathon...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2013
Last comment by Yay, on Oct 21, 2013 at 3:22 pm | 1 comment | 2394 Views

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Pedantic politics

Playwright Kenneth Lin focuses his newest work, "Warrior Class," on the smarmy backroom of politics, where deals are made...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Oct 30, 2013 at 8:02 pm | 1 comment | 5971 Views
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Gourmet hot dogs, sausage food truck coming to the Peninsula
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All This Arguing . . .
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