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Google-Verizon deal raises Congresswoman Eshoo's eyebrows

News about a potentially game-changing deal between Mountain View's Google and Verizon has caught the attention of local...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2010
Last comment by dfb, on Aug 6, 2010 at 5:42 pm | 4 comments | 1528 Views

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Weekend, Aug. 7 & 8

[http://music.stanford.edu/Events/calendar.html ==B Music:== Stanford Summer Chorus] The Stanford Summer Chorus collaborates...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2010
Last comment by evergreen, on Aug 6, 2010 at 1:16 pm | 1 comment | 1646 Views

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Navy: Hangar One's contaminated cork walls must go

Unless NASA Ames takes on the responsibility of dealing with some newfound toxic dust, it appears that the U.S. Navy is moving...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2010
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Aug 6, 2010 at 11:33 am | 3 comments | 1829 Views

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City examining site of fatal accident

Trees, swaying lightly in the cool breeze, line the sidewalk and median strip of California Street at its intersection with...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2010
Last comment by NeHi, on Aug 5, 2010 at 9:31 pm | 43 comments | 2710 Views

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Almost done

Construction worker Jose Oriana sorts through leftover drywall inside the city's new day worker center at 113 Escuela Ave....

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2010
Last comment by Thom, on Aug 4, 2010 at 4:19 pm | 16 comments | 1675 Views

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Gay marriage ruling to be issued Aug. 4

A federal judge will issue a ruling Wednesday, Aug. 4, on the constitutionality of Proposition 8, California's ban on same-sex...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2010
Last comment by Fred, on Aug 4, 2010 at 4:11 pm | 5 comments | 2775 Views

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More than 100 video games swiped

A Playstation 3, more than 100 video games and an Acer laptop computer were stolen from a Mountain View apartment sometime...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by John the Man, on Aug 3, 2010 at 5:11 pm | 3 comments | 1271 Views

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Panel OKs $10 million for Hangar One

Congresswoman Anna Eshoo had promising news Tuesday about funding to help restore Moffett Field's massive landmark, Hangar...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by spacecase, on Aug 3, 2010 at 2:58 pm | 11 comments | 1423 Views

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Museum adds 'beautiful' MacPaint code to collection

The source code for MacPaint -- the seminal Apple computer illustration program, which helped change the way people thought...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by Steve Schramm, on Aug 3, 2010 at 2:51 pm | 1 comment | 1511 Views

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Water District approves $40 million flood protection project

Santa Clara Valley Water District board members unanimously approved a sweeping project Thursday designed to protect 2,220...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by jmc, on Aug 2, 2010 at 8:52 pm | 9 comments | 1986 Views

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Developer threatens lawsuit against city

The city of Mountain View is bracing for a lawsuit from developer John Mozart after his lawyers sent a letter in October...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2009
Last comment by Jared, on Aug 2, 2010 at 2:51 pm | 19 comments | 3103 Views

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City puts broader phone tax on ballot

The City Council voted Tuesday to have voters decide whether the city should extend its phone tax to internet phone services...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2010
Last comment by Political Insider, on Aug 2, 2010 at 12:09 am | 6 comments | 1457 Views

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A vision emerges for the city's future

The residents who filled the City Council chambers Saturday morning for the most part did not oppose plans for taller buildings,...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2010
Last comment by Political Insider, on Aug 2, 2010 at 12:08 am | 17 comments | 1580 Views

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Moffett guards nearly killed by 'gate runner'

NASA has confirmed that a driver moving at high speed plowed through Moffett Field's main gate last Friday night, nearly...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by MoonGuy, on Aug 1, 2010 at 2:32 pm | 14 comments | 1652 Views

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City approves $14 million for new trail crossings

The City Council approved highway over-crossings for the Stevens Creek and Permanente Creek trails on Tuesday. Read the...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by Tom, on Jul 31, 2010 at 12:09 pm | 2 comments | 1496 Views

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Teachers 're-energize' in the real world

Next year, when Marisa DaSilva's students ask her, in exasperation, how they will ==I ever== use the things she is teaching...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2010
Last comment by Tom, on Jul 31, 2010 at 12:03 pm | 1 comment | 1482 Views

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80-year-old killed in hit and run accident

An 80-year-old Mountain View man is dead and a Saratoga woman is in custody after a hit-and-run accident on Monday evening,...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2010
Last comment by Tom, on Jul 31, 2010 at 12:00 pm | 41 comments | 2550 Views

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Burglars nab safes from two businesses

Police are investigating two burglaries at the Best Bite and India Fresh restaurants in Mountain View. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by mark, on Jul 31, 2010 at 7:20 am | 4 comments | 1321 Views

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County sees spike in whooping cough cases

County health officials continue to urge that young children and their caretakers be vaccinated against whooping cough, as...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by exhausted, on Jul 30, 2010 at 10:38 pm | 1 comment | 1688 Views

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Council agrees, employees are overpaid

A recent Civil Grand Jury report that slams local cities for overcompensating their employees was largely met with agreement...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by curious, on Jul 30, 2010 at 10:08 pm | 2 comments | 1418 Views
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