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Teen takes top prize in Y Combinator hackathon

Mountain View startup incubator Y Combinator held a hackathon over the weekend, where a teenager beat out 400 other hackers...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2014
Last comment by USA, on Aug 6, 2014 at 9:00 pm | 4 comments | 4259 Views

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El Camino execs see big salary increases

[CLARIFICATION: This story as it appeared in the Oct. 26 print edition provided some misleading information on executive...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2007
Last comment by Unemployed, on Dec 16, 2007 at 9:46 am | 1 comment | 4258 Views

ELECTIONS

Zoglin, Miller, Chiu win in El Camino Hospital District board election

After an expensive and hard-fought campaign, John Zoglin, Julia Miller and Dennis Chiu emerged on top in the race for the...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2012
Last comment by Blake, on Nov 15, 2012 at 4:52 pm | 10 comments | 4256 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Art school shows off multimedia projects

Whether it's expressing yourself through music and poetry or telling a story through photos, students at Freestyle Academy...

Original post made on May. 27, 2014
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on May 27, 2014 at 9:55 am | 1 comment | 4255 Views

RESTAURANTS

Sleek, snazzy, cool

Although my visits didn't start off well, the food was mighty impressive. Bold, expressive flavors without the mask of over...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2014
Last comment by Mountain View, on Jun 20, 2014 at 1:11 pm | 3 comments | 4255 Views

SPORTS

You go, girls!

The Mountain View Los Altos Girls Softball teams qualified to play at the Western Nationals this month, for the very first...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2013
Last comment by Softball lover, on Aug 8, 2013 at 9:40 am | 2 comments | 4253 Views

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ABAG again angers officials

Regional housing targets from the Association of Bay Area Governments may be a thorn in Mountain View's side for yet another...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2007
Last comment by Kent Scharninghausen, on Dec 21, 2007 at 11:32 pm | 1 comment | 4251 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New principals for Crittenden, Stevenson schools

Two new principals are set to start at Mountain View schools. Geoff Chang will head Crittenden Middle School and Tyler Graff...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2012
Last comment by Irked, on Mar 21, 2013 at 11:47 am | 20 comments | 4251 Views

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Pesticide Spraying at Pioneer Park

As a resident of Mountain I felt I needed to share this important information. I was walking with my dogs Wednesday morning...

Original post made by strawberry on Sep. 13, 2012
Last comment by strawberry, on Sep 13, 2012 at 12:02 pm | 2 comments | 4250 Views

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Services set for couple killed by alleged drunken driver

A private funeral service for Balbir and Kamal Kaur Singh will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 30, followed by a public memorial...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2013
Last comment by Jenny, on Nov 4, 2013 at 7:08 pm | 13 comments | 4249 Views

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Construction crew causes gas leak

A construction crew working on Plymouth Street, between N. Rengstorff Avenue and Sierra Vista Avenue, caused a gas line to...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2013
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Nov 16, 2013 at 7:50 am | 2 comments | 4249 Views

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Lessons from the farm

Following last week's decisive 6-1 vote to halt any more discussion of zoning the Grant Road farm property for agriculture,...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2007
Last comment by Don Frances, on Jun 19, 2007 at 3:14 pm | 3 comments | 4248 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Superfoods to the rescue

If the old saying "You are what you eat" is true, shouldn't we be eating the most nutritionally dense foods available? We...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2008
Last comment by Carol, San Jose, on Sep 23, 2008 at 11:16 am | 1 comment | 4247 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 | 4247 Views

OTHER ISSUES

How big is that house, really?

A home's square footage is a number easily misrepresented, especially when determining ever-ambiguous "liveable space." Measurements...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2014
Last comment by Richard, on Jun 20, 2014 at 2:14 am | 1 comment | 4247 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Los Altos district continues to battle Bullis

The years-long legal battle between the Los Altos School District and Bullis Charter School is not over yet, and the litigation...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2011
Last comment by Jewish Mom, on Dec 27, 2011 at 2:01 pm | 112 comments | 4245 Views

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Council looks to double housing fees

In a city soon to be flooded with building proposals from Google and Intuit, council members said Tuesday that commercial...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2012
Last comment by Does anyone connect the dots?, on Nov 18, 2012 at 4:29 pm | 7 comments | 4244 Views

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Seven injured in parking lot fight

Police arrested three men following a large brawl in a Mountain View parking lot that involved as many as 14 people and left...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2014
Last comment by USA, on Nov 29, 2014 at 6:22 pm | 2 comments | 4242 Views

ELECTIONS

Chris Clark in line to be 2014 mayor

It's a tradition that hasn't failed in almost 10 years: at the start of every new year, the city's vice mayor rotates into...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2014
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Jan 10, 2014 at 9:51 am | 8 comments | 4241 Views

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City's new shuttles make 'car-free' life easier

A crowd gathered at the downtown transit center last Friday to celebrate the launch of two new shuttles services that will...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2015
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Jan 15, 2015 at 2:42 pm | 2 comments | 4239 Views
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