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High-speed rail to begin in Central Valley

California's controversial high-speed rail project will make its debut in Central Valley, the California High-Speed Rail...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2010
Last comment by STUPIDNIMBYS, on Nov 9, 2010 at 9:10 pm | 4 comments | 2111 Views

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Developer would level downtown 'eyesore'

A small hotel on Evelyn Avenue near Castro Street, which neighbors say is "essentially a halfway house," would be demolished...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2009
Last comment by kathy, on Oct 29, 2009 at 7:30 pm | 20 comments | 2110 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD to appeal in Bullis legal fight

There's no end in sight to the legal battle between the Los Altos School District and Bullis Charter School. At the school...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2011
Last comment by haroldbarton@hotmail.com, on Nov 30, 2011 at 8:18 pm | 32 comments | 2110 Views

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Ghysels takes job with County Office of Education

Maurice Ghysels, the superintendent of the Mountain View Whisman School District, is leaving to become the chief schools...

Original post made on May. 12, 2010
Last comment by James, on May 14, 2010 at 3:05 pm | 16 comments | 2109 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Binkley guilty on all counts

A West Point graduate and war veteran was found guilty on all counts Tuesday of robbing pain pills from a local pharmacist...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2009
Last comment by Vet's Daughter, on Jan 7, 2009 at 9:13 pm | 4 comments | 2108 Views

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Youth get activities, but not at the Senior Center

Once again, the Mountain View Senior Center was spared the fate of having teens using its facilities in the evenings. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Santo, on Feb 14, 2009 at 12:16 pm | 1 comment | 2108 Views

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Owners seek shelter from CS zone

Likening the Commercial Service zone along Old Middlefield Way to a dying coral reef, property owners of offices, repair...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2009
Last comment by Bernie Brightman, on Mar 16, 2009 at 3:53 pm | 8 comments | 2106 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Dozens picket district over preschool eviction

Nearly a hundred protestors converged on the Mountain View Whisman Elementary School District on Thursday, waving signs and...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2009
Last comment by hm, on Mar 14, 2009 at 6:18 pm | 7 comments | 2105 Views

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Explosion Tuesday night?

Just wondering who else heard it and if anyone knows what it was. I heard it at my place on Escuela while a friend several...

Original post made by lil\'d on Dec. 31, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2104 Views

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New city property a 'food forest' in the making?

It may be hard to imagine walking into a park in the heart of Silicon Valley and being able to eat freely from an abundance...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2013
Last comment by Denise , on Jul 9, 2013 at 8:06 am | 23 comments | 2104 Views

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SUV riders fire shots, man tells police

A Santa Clara man told Mountain View police that someone inside a white SUV brandished a handgun and fired several shots...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2013
Last comment by Strange Story, on Sep 12, 2013 at 5:10 pm | 6 comments | 2104 Views

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Indecent exposure on Evelyn Avenue

A 64-year-old Mountain View woman got an unwelcome surprise Monday morning when a man exposed himself to her on Evelyn Avenue...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2010
Last comment by A Little Late, on Oct 18, 2010 at 3:41 pm | 2 comments | 2103 Views

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Inconveniences caused by Dr Charles Kao (Nobel Physics Prize Winner) ?

In case you didn't know, the 2009 Nobel Prize for Physics winner, Dr. Charles Kao, lives right here in Mountain View. Dr....

Original post made by John W on Dec. 16, 2009
Last comment by Kelsey Mesher, on Dec 17, 2009 at 2:15 pm | 6 comments | 2102 Views

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Facebook CEO: 'Messages' = way of the future

Predicting people will call it "the way the future should work," Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced the Palo Alto social-networking...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2010
Last comment by A. Reader, on Nov 20, 2010 at 12:38 am | 1 comment | 2102 Views

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Hangar One may house new airship

NASA Ames deputy director Lew Braxton told a crowd last Thursday that the agency was hard at work on a plan to restore Hangar...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2009
Last comment by Chuck Estes, on Aug 6, 2009 at 5:27 pm | 3 comments | 2101 Views

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Historic "cork room" slated for demolition soon inside Hangar One

Any day now one of the last unique artifacts of the pre WWII airship era is set to be destroyed -- a building inside Moffett...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2010
Last comment by BOBBY, on Jun 26, 2010 at 5:39 pm | 20 comments | 2101 Views

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Police think missing MV woman may be in danger

Police are asking for the public's help in locating a missing 24-year-old Mountain View woman who is believed to be with...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2010
Last comment by Rita, on Jul 30, 2010 at 6:56 pm | 24 comments | 2101 Views

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City Council wants to close expressway entrance

The City Council is leaning towards closing a Central Expressway on-ramp at the end of Stierlin Road to create a public...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2013
Last comment by Blame the city council, on Apr 24, 2013 at 3:20 pm | 37 comments | 2101 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Preschool families to protest at tonight's school board meeting

Fifty local families plan to hold a protest at the elementary school district board meeting tonight, demanding new classroom...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2009
Last comment by It's a Private Preschool, on Mar 7, 2009 at 7:29 am | 11 comments | 2100 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Grand jury report puts school leaders in hot seat

Local school officials are rolling their eyes over a civil grand jury report that lambastes the districts for "generous administrative...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2009
Last comment by parent, on Aug 3, 2009 at 8:40 pm | 7 comments | 2100 Views
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