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ELECTIONS

Rail Authority drops tunnel, viaduct options

Forget about aerial tracks or tunnels. If high-speed trains are to run through Mountain View, the tracks will be either at-grade...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2010
Last comment by curious, on Aug 14, 2010 at 10:30 am | 1 comment | 2879 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 | 2879 Views

AROUND TOWN

NASA, Google hatch deal

A 42-acre Google campus is now set for Moffett Field thanks to a 40 year lease agreement the Internet giant signed with NASA...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2008
Last comment by Jodi Porter, on Jun 10, 2008 at 4:18 pm | 2 comments | 2878 Views

AROUND TOWN

Whooping cough surged in 2013

California saw a spike in the number of reported cases of whooping cough last year, and Santa Clara County was hacking away...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2014
There are no comments yet. 2877 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Sketch released of 'stranger' who lunged at Bubb student

Police have released a composite sketch of the man they suspect lunged at a 9-year-old female Bubb Elementary School student...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2012
Last comment by bubb rubb, on Apr 2, 2012 at 10:47 am | 13 comments | 2876 Views

AROUND TOWN

Shoreline: open to out-of-towners???

Does anyone know if you have to be a Mountain View resident to use Shoreline Park? I only ask because the other day we went...

Original post made by MViewer on Jul. 1, 2008
Last comment by Morgan Hill guy, on Jul 2, 2008 at 11:30 pm | 7 comments | 2875 Views

AROUND TOWN

Traffic plan: Council zeroes in on North Bayshore

A host of options for relieving traffic by Google headquarters were presented to the City Council Feb. 5, including new freeway...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2013
Last comment by Bayshore commuter, on Feb 20, 2013 at 9:09 am | 9 comments | 2873 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Legal action forces toxic clean up in Permanente Creek

After being sued by the Sierra Club for dumping toxics from its mining operations into the upper reaches of Permanante Creek,...

Original post made on May. 13, 2013
Last comment by rain, on Jun 4, 2013 at 9:51 pm | 3 comments | 2873 Views

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Gas leak triggers evacuation in Mountain View

PG&E has stopped a gas leak that evacuated several businesses along a Mountain View street Tuesday evening, officials said. ...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2013
Last comment by Scott Lamb, on Aug 2, 2013 at 3:55 pm | 13 comments | 2873 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City budget relatively painless this year

If the city's unions can agree this week to trim compensation hikes next year by $500,000 it appears that the city will enjoy...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Jun 12, 2011 at 10:15 pm | 2 comments | 2872 Views

SPORTS

Peanut butter recall hits local schools

Two Mountain View schools will no longer be selling peanut butter cookies or dough after a recall of these products, which...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2009
Last comment by melissa, on Feb 10, 2009 at 12:47 pm | 2 comments | 2869 Views

AROUND TOWN

NASA ready to help save Hangar One

City officials say they came away from a meeting with NASA Ames on Tuesday confident that the space agency is eager to save...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2008
Last comment by idea_genie, on Sep 5, 2008 at 8:23 pm | 1 comment | 2867 Views

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Owner: High density housing at San Antonio Center a 'pipe dream'

Fred Thoits, one of two major owners of San Antonio shopping center, injected a dose of reality into the public discussion...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2009
Last comment by long-time res, on Apr 26, 2011 at 10:54 am | 27 comments | 2867 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman: New algebra requirement not a problem

Local administrators say a new state ruling that requires all eighth graders to take Algebra I will not affect their previous...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2008
Last comment by Observer, on Jul 26, 2008 at 10:58 am | 1 comment | 2865 Views

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Council supports flood basin

A flood basin at the Cuesta Annex came a step closer to reality on Tuesday, after the City Council voted 5-1 in favor of...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2008
Last comment by eric, on Jul 2, 2008 at 3:53 pm | 1 comment | 2864 Views

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Woman killed by downtown train is ID'd

The Santa Clara County medical examiner's office has identified the woman struck and killed by a train at the downtown Caltrain...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2008
Last comment by Curious Observer, on Oct 19, 2008 at 10:48 am | 8 comments | 2864 Views

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Local Students' Art on Display in Los Altos

Visit the Main Street Café and Books in Los Altos from May 1-30 to see children’s art from the Community School of Music...

Original post made by csma on Apr. 23, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2861 Views

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Mountain View's greenest home

The house at 96 Eldora Drive is so green -- with its special lighting, greywater system and geothermal heating, among other...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2008
Last comment by Bernie Brightman, on Oct 25, 2008 at 10:54 am | 1 comment | 2861 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Spike in car break-ins

A spike in car break-ins has the Mountain View Police Department's attention, and officials are asking the public to be on...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2013
Last comment by Greg David, on Nov 25, 2013 at 8:11 pm | 3 comments | 2861 Views

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North Korea acknowledges arresting Merrill Newman

North Korea said Saturday that it had arrested 85-year-old Palo Alto resident Merrill Newman for "hostile acts" against the...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2013
Last comment by Konrad M. Sosnow, on Dec 2, 2013 at 8:24 pm | 5 comments | 2861 Views
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