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OTHER ISSUES

Eshoo celebrates passage of new cancer-research law

Flanked by the wife of the late actor and cancer victim Patrick Swayze, Rep. Anna G. Eshoo today celebrated the passage of...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2013
Last comment by palo alto parent, on Jan 12, 2013 at 2:21 pm | 4 comments | 1493 Views

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Driver to face trial in Ware's death

Now that a judge has ruled there is enough evidence to proceed with a trial of Matthew Pumar, the driver accused of hitting...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2013
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Jan 11, 2013 at 7:59 pm | 7 comments | 1521 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 | 1171 Views

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New safe-driving laws take effect in California

Texting while driving, red-light cameras and party buses are among the targets of new driving-related laws that took effect...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 10, 2013 at 6:26 pm | 6 comments | 1807 Views

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Arrest in decades-old murder case

After 28 years, justice may finally be levied against the killer of Saba Girmai, a Santa Clara County woman who was found...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 10, 2013 at 5:52 pm | 1 comment | 1635 Views

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Advocates: Pedestrian plan up for vote lacks detail

A plan that could take the city's walkability up a notch is going in front of the City Council on Tuesday, Jan. 15, but those...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 10, 2013 at 5:35 pm | 1 comment | 1649 Views

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Inks named mayor, Clark makes vice mayor

Two election winners took the top jobs in Mountain View after being sworn into office on Tuesday. John Inks became mayor...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2013
Last comment by Ed Mussman, on Jan 10, 2013 at 2:37 pm | 1 comment | 1499 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 | 1388 Views

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iPads stolen from Microsoft

Five iPads were stolen over the Christmas holiday from the Microsoft offices in Mountain View. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2013
Last comment by Dave, on Jan 10, 2013 at 9:11 am | 6 comments | 1287 Views

RESTAURANTS

Kitchen duo serves up tasty Thai and Cambodian dishes

On Mountain View's stretch of El Camino Real between Shoreline Boulevard and El Monte Avenue, things change yet the area...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2013
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Jan 9, 2013 at 4:31 pm | 1 comment | 2216 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 | 3042 Views

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Man plows car into tree

A man is in a local hospital with life-threatening injuries after he crashed his car into a tree in the 400 block of Bernardo...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2012
Last comment by Bill, on Jan 9, 2013 at 3:41 pm | 9 comments | 1721 Views

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Truck swerves off highway near Moffett

No one was injured this morning, Jan 8, after the driver of truck heading southbound on Highway 101 lost control of his vehicle,...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1321 Views

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Tom Means retires from the City Council

City Council member Tom Means is wrapping up a term in office in which he applied his unique brand of libertarian idealism...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2013
Last comment by David, on Jan 8, 2013 at 2:05 pm | 7 comments | 2068 Views

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Charity Knitting and Crocheting Project

Hannah and Allison are eighth grade Cadette Girl Scouts from Los Altos troop 60755 working to earn their Girl Scout Silver...

Original post made by Hannah and Allison on Jan. 7, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1832 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. 6, 2013
Last comment by Lisa Matichak, on Jan 6, 2013 at 8:15 am | 1 comment | 2209 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Zeppelin grounded: Airship Ventures ends operations

After floating its Zeppelin over the Bay Area for four years, Airship Ventures announced Thursday that it has grounded the...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2012
Last comment by Auction HQ, on Jan 5, 2013 at 9:52 am | 20 comments | 3659 Views

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Construction workers 'nick' gas line in downtown Mountain View

There is no danger of an explosion or fire after construction workers near the corner of Bryant and Villa streets clipped...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1478 Views

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Google chairman to visit North Korea

Under North Korea's new leader, Kim Jong-un, a relationship is apparently building between the isolated communist country...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1272 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Picturing 2012

From left, KimiAnn Sano and Vanessa Higa watch Erin Tokutomi dress Michelle Tokutomi during taiko drum practice at the Mountain...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2013
Last comment by P, on Jan 4, 2013 at 5:47 pm | 1 comment | 1265 Views
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