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ELECTIONS

Cities aim to thwart state's next money grab

Last year, legislators in Sacramento, facing a multi-billion-dollar budget shortfall, ordered California cities to cough...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2010
Last comment by Mike, on Jan 20, 2010 at 2:35 pm | 10 comments | 2581 Views

AROUND TOWN

Four arrested, 3 sought in double murder

Authorities have arrested four suspects and are seeking three more in connection with the murders of a brother and sister...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2008
Last comment by Daniel, on Sep 2, 2008 at 10:41 pm | 3 comments | 2579 Views

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County honors local teachers

Cyndee Nguyen of Bubb Elementary School and Christa Wemmer of Los Altos High School are set to be named Teachers of the Year...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2012
Last comment by Teacher, on Jul 10, 2012 at 10:43 am | 8 comments | 2579 Views

RESTAURANTS

Fast food, Indian-style

I love food that bites back. Not blister-the-lips, scorch-the-tongue, sweat-on-the-brow hot, mind you, but well-spiced fare...

Original post made on May. 13, 2011
Last comment by A. Reader, on May 13, 2011 at 4:11 am | 1 comment | 2577 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 | 2576 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Missing MV man found OK

Mountain View police are no longer searching for a missing at-risk man. Police said that Charles Ford, 64, who was reported...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2010
Last comment by BD, on Dec 8, 2010 at 8:21 am | 1 comment | 2574 Views

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COMING UP: Child care center grand opening

This Thursday, Mountain View will cut the ribbon on the long-contested, city-operated, $5.4 million child care center. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2008
Last comment by LTM, on Aug 30, 2008 at 8:02 am | 2 comments | 2573 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Possible housing deal for cops and firefighters

In order to better respond to emergencies and deepen connections with the community, the city may soon be using a homebuyer...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2008
Last comment by workingman, on Nov 5, 2008 at 8:23 am | 6 comments | 2572 Views

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'Skimming' scam at ATMs hits local resident

Nick Elvitsky was shocked when $500 was deducted from his account on Jan. 26: "I did not take that money out. I have been...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2009
Last comment by Mike, on Mar 4, 2009 at 1:12 pm | 9 comments | 2572 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Domestic violence is up, funding for help is not

Those who work with North County's battered women didn't get a break during the holidays -- it was their busiest time of...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2011
Last comment by USA, on Jan 11, 2011 at 5:29 pm | 9 comments | 2572 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School test scores continue to climb

Officials from both of Mountain View's public school districts are hailing recently released state standardized testing data...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Sep 24, 2012 at 9:30 am | 5 comments | 2572 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New principal selected for PACT

The Mountain View Whisman School District has selected the first principal to run PACT — the popular parent participation...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2009
Last comment by Huff Parent, on Jul 9, 2009 at 9:16 pm | 41 comments | 2571 Views

OTHER ISSUES

BlackMonday is coming nextweek.- Dow below 9200

Yes this is it. Say goodbye to Dow 10,000. Get prepared!...

Original post made by ITOLDUSO on Sep. 18, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2569 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Meeting on high speed rail draws 200 residents

The city held its first-ever public meeting last week dedicated entirely to the subject of high speed rail, drawing 200 people...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2009
Last comment by Catherine, on Dec 21, 2009 at 2:46 pm | 27 comments | 2569 Views

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Who turned fire station flag upside down — and why?

An unknown person or people "vandalized" the U.S. flag Thursday by turning it upside down on the flagpole at the Cuesta fire...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2008
Last comment by wundacat, on Nov 14, 2008 at 11:51 am | 12 comments | 2568 Views

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El Camino begins Chinese outreach campaign

El Camino Hospital recently announced the launch of an initiative focused solely on Silicon Valley's Chinese community --...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2011
Last comment by AJ, on Feb 11, 2011 at 11:23 am | 23 comments | 2568 Views

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Smoking ban takes effect Tuesday

A new ban on smoking near publicly accessible buildings and outdoor dining areas goes into effect Tuesday, May 15, which...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by Sarah W., on Sep 9, 2012 at 1:31 pm | 13 comments | 2564 Views

OTHER ISSUES

New heart care technology getting trial at El Camino

A new technology, intended to cut down on unnecessary, costly and potentially dangerous heart procedures, will begin trials...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by A. Reader, on Nov 20, 2010 at 12:32 am | 2 comments | 2563 Views

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Man stabbed, arrest made at Century 16

Police say a 25-year-old San Jose man was stabbed in the stomach and the heart Friday night as late-night movies were letting...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2009
Last comment by Person of interest., on Oct 20, 2009 at 2:40 pm | 32 comments | 2562 Views

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Pot club forced from MV reopens in Sunnyvale

After being forced out of Mountain View under the city's temporary ban on Medical marijuana dispensaries, Buddy's Cannabis...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2010
Last comment by Old Ben, on Jul 19, 2010 at 1:19 pm | 52 comments | 2562 Views
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