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SPORTS

City attorney announces retirement

The city announced today that Michael Martello, Mountain View's longest serving city attorney, is set to retire in December. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by Alan R, on Oct 14, 2009 at 12:34 pm | 4 comments | 4128 Views

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Three teens stabbed at Community Center birthday party

A possible gang fight erupted outside of the Rengstorff Community Center on Saturday after some uninvited guests arrived...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2009
Last comment by wakeup, on Oct 14, 2009 at 11:17 am | 14 comments | 1404 Views

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Man arrested for alleged hate crime

A 26-year-old Mountain View man was arrested Wednesday evening for a hate crime, police say, after he allegedly yelled a...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2009
Last comment by wake up, on Oct 14, 2009 at 11:10 am | 10 comments | 2244 Views

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CHAC gets venue to cancel controversial act

A reggae-rap show scheduled for Tuesday night at San Jose's Voodoo Lounge was canceled last week after the owners received...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by USA, on Oct 14, 2009 at 9:13 am | 7 comments | 1664 Views

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Got a Power Outage? Report it ASAP

Call PGE's power outage line at 1(800) 743-5002. They will get to the repair faster if you report it!...

Original post made by Res on Oct. 13, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1633 Views

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TONIGHT: Council to examine ideas for meadow

When the Stevens Creek Trail was extended south of El Camino Real earlier this year, people began dreaming up uses for the...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2009
Last comment by Daniel, on Oct 13, 2009 at 4:26 pm | 17 comments | 2007 Views

BOOKS

Food critic fights anorexia at home

"Hungry" is not just another book about anorexia, of which there are many. It is also a portrait of how a confluence of societal...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by Loretta Micheals, on Oct 12, 2009 at 2:39 pm | 1 comment | 4856 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Tentative ruling in high speed rail suit

A Sacramento County Superior Court judge issued a tentative ruling Thursday that would allow work to proceed on the California...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2009
Last comment by Deborah, on Oct 11, 2009 at 1:38 pm | 1 comment | 1750 Views

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Locals gather to watch LCROSS smack moon

More than 500 people camped out at Moffett Field in the pre-dawn hours this morning to watch NASA's Lunar Crater Observation...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2009
Last comment by Mike Zelinski, on Oct 11, 2009 at 11:08 am | 2 comments | 1417 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Change on horizon for MV Whisman

School officials contemplated big changes last week as they discussed a possible overhaul of the Mountain View Whisman School...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2009
Last comment by MVWSD Volunteer, on Oct 11, 2009 at 7:47 am | 16 comments | 4464 Views

OTHER ISSUES

H1N1 vaccine arrives at county health dept.

The first shipment of H1N1 (swine flu) vaccine — 14,000 doses — have arrived in Santa Clara County, health officials...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2009
Last comment by Concerned Parent, on Oct 11, 2009 at 3:55 am | 2 comments | 1495 Views

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Dealer reports being robbed of pot at gunpoint

Last week an alleged marijuana dealer reported to police that his pot was stolen in a drug deal stick up. He got his robber...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Worldallwrong, on Oct 10, 2009 at 3:13 pm | 20 comments | 2268 Views

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Toy guns out of bounds at Art & Wine Festival

Sitting at our favorite Starbucks in Mountain View this Sunday, we had a different-than-usual view in front of us as we watched...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by Paul, on Oct 10, 2009 at 2:46 pm | 10 comments | 2137 Views

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Kohl's comes to San Antonio

Visitors to the San Antonio shopping complex will now be able to shop at Kohl's, which opened its doors Wednesday in Mountain...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2009
Last comment by Gran, on Oct 10, 2009 at 2:23 pm | 1 comment | 1492 Views

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Senior co-housing proposed for Calderon Avenue

A property adjacent to Landels School has been secured by investors with the intent of building a unique co-housing community...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2009
Last comment by Ted Pearlman, on Oct 10, 2009 at 11:38 am | 14 comments | 1971 Views

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EDITORIAL: Energetic Stasek got things done

Even though her life was cruelly cut short on Sept. 24, former City Council member Rosemary Stasek accomplished more during...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2009
Last comment by Steve, on Oct 9, 2009 at 7:47 pm | 3 comments | 1417 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local SAT scores beat state, national averages

College-bound seniors at Mountain View and Los Altos high schools continue to outperform their California peers in the SAT...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2009
Last comment by Observer II, on Oct 9, 2009 at 7:42 pm | 2 comments | 2047 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Judge may rule Friday on Peninsula rail plan

A Sacramento County Superior Court judge is expected to rule Friday on whether the California High Speed Rail Authority must...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2009
Last comment by Ben, on Oct 9, 2009 at 10:10 am | 2 comments | 1845 Views

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TONIGHT: Los Altos restaurant helps out CHAC

Tonight, diners at The Boardwalk Restaurant in Los Altos will not only get a bite to eat — they'll also be contributing...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2009
Last comment by Array, on Oct 8, 2009 at 4:42 pm | 1 comment | 1420 Views

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CSMA's 1st Annual party4all, Saturday October 24

On Saturday, October 24, the Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA) will throw open the doors of its Finn Center campus...

Original post made by csma on Oct. 7, 2009
Last comment by csma, on Oct 8, 2009 at 3:06 pm | 6 comments | 1907 Views
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