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OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain hits car in Sunnyvale, halting service

A Caltrain struck a Volkswagen Jetta in Sunnyvale this morning as the driver tried to push the disabled car across the train...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by Old Ben, on Jun 18, 2009 at 11:10 pm | 2 comments | 1820 Views

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Life in prison for Craigslist assaults

A San Jose man who robbed and sexually assaulted women he met through the Web site Craigslist has been sentenced to life...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by Old Ben, on Jun 18, 2009 at 3:07 pm | 2 comments | 1717 Views

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Shoreline

Why didn't you do a story on the fiasco at Shoreline for the Food Network event - was it because it wasn't as sensational...

Original post made by mary on Jun. 17, 2009
Last comment by Don Frances, on Jun 18, 2009 at 10:27 am | 12 comments | 1651 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Passing grade for local schools

It isn't new test scores -- just a new way to read the old test scores. But according to new rankings released by the state,...

Original post made on May. 28, 2009
Last comment by cc, on Jun 17, 2009 at 4:27 pm | 4 comments | 2169 Views

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Whisman residents feeling cut off

A General Plan hearing on the Whisman neighborhood was surprisingly heated Monday night, as its residents expressed frustration...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2009
Last comment by Gary Rosen, on Jun 16, 2009 at 10:01 pm | 11 comments | 2137 Views

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Retiring doc keeps passion for volunteering

When Dr. Jeffrey Urman retired this spring from Kaiser after nearly 20 years, employees at the hospital said it wasn't hard...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2009
Last comment by Jim, on Jun 16, 2009 at 4:29 pm | 2 comments | 1799 Views

OTHER ISSUES

TONIGHT: Minton's, Moffett and more for council

The City Council is set to take on four study session topics tonight: a proposed 214-apartment project slated for the Minton's...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2009
Last comment by John, on Jun 16, 2009 at 4:16 pm | 3 comments | 1990 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Grim school-funding outlook will get grimmer

Grim and grimmer: That's the outlook for California public school funding at least until 2012, state Sen. Joe Simitian, D-Palo...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2009
Last comment by Old Ben, on Jun 16, 2009 at 11:48 am | 3 comments | 1843 Views

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Irene Sharp Concert at CSMA on June 25 (NOT June 22)!

The concert with Irene Sharp (Cello) and Steven Lightburn (piano) is on Thursday, June 25 at 7 pm at the Community School...

Original post made by csma on Jun. 16, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1684 Views

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COMING UP: Stevens Creek Trail celebration

This Saturday, a crowd of trail-lovers will gather to celebrate two milestones in the expansion of Stevens Creek Trail: the...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2009
Last comment by Jean Pommier, on Jun 16, 2009 at 8:35 am | 7 comments | 1984 Views

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What has your experience been with Google WiFi?

It's been almost three years since Google installed its free WiFi network. We would like to get readers' thoughts on how...

Original post made by Daniel DeBolt on Apr. 24, 2009
Last comment by Ed, on Jun 15, 2009 at 2:55 pm | 39 comments | 5248 Views

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Council approves loans for city employees

As an incentive for city employees to live in Mountain View, the City Council approved a program Tuesday making low interest...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2009
Last comment by tami, on Jun 15, 2009 at 2:44 pm | 5 comments | 2051 Views

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Summer Camps, Art Classes for All Ages at CSMA

Summer session is underway at the Community School of Music and Arts in Mountain View! There's still some room in the...

Original post made by csma on Jun. 15, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1906 Views

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Armed robbers storm apartment on San Veron

Police are looking for two men who they say robbed four people in their San Veron Avenue apartment by charging in with a...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2009
Last comment by Ridiculous, on Jun 13, 2009 at 3:07 pm | 1 comment | 173 Views

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Join HSR group? City lets it blow by

Mountain View will not be joining a coalition of Peninsula cities that aims to advocate for the region when it comes to running...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2009
Last comment by eric, on Jun 12, 2009 at 11:41 am | 24 comments | 1883 Views

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Mountain View judge Leslie Nichols retires

The only Mountain View resident to ever become a Superior Court judge retired last week, and 400 friends, family and colleagues...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by V. Swan, on Jun 12, 2009 at 4:57 am | 7 comments | 3291 Views

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Three-alarm fire destroys Gladys Ave. homes

A three-alarm fire Tuesday morning on the first block of Gladys Avenue destroyed two units of a fourplex and at least one...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2009
Last comment by Mr Nice, on Jun 11, 2009 at 5:51 pm | 12 comments | 1900 Views

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All hands on deck for next Shoreline concert

It was supposed to be a calm classic rock show at Shoreline Amphitheatre on May 31, but instead the concert was plagued with...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2009
Last comment by ?, on Jun 11, 2009 at 2:56 pm | 18 comments | 2075 Views

ELECTIONS

Council approves utility rate increases

To compensate for increased water, garbage and sewer costs imposed on the city, the City Council raised utility rates Tuesday. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2009
Last comment by curious, on Jun 11, 2009 at 2:16 pm | 1 comment | 2691 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Police department avoids cuts, this time

The Mountain View Police Department escaped the chopping block as the city's budget was carved out Tuesday. But like their...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Big, on Jun 10, 2009 at 8:50 pm | 7 comments | 2078 Views
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