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OTHER ISSUES

An Indo-American bank comes to Mountain View

Given the worldwide economic recession, this might seem like a strange time to open a bank. But Vinod Thukral and Jim Wall...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2009
Last comment by Black Power, on Feb 11, 2009 at 8:03 pm | 2 comments | 2001 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why kidnap victim was not deported

After an illegal border crossing took a bad turn in Mountain View on Sunday -- devolving into an extortion and kidnapping...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2011
Last comment by localmom, on Mar 31, 2011 at 11:00 pm | 44 comments | 2001 Views

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Clark, McAlister to lead City Council in 2014

Second-year council members Chris Clark and John McAlister were named Mountain View's mayor and vice mayor in unanimous City...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2014
Last comment by Liz, on Jan 8, 2014 at 5:12 pm | 3 comments | 2001 Views

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A spirited local business

Within minutes of the beginning of our conversation, Dave Classick makes his intentions plain. "Our whole function here is...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2013
Last comment by Yah but, on Jul 8, 2013 at 9:47 am | 14 comments | 2000 Views

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Coming up: Council to discuss high speed rail, renewable energy sources

The city council is set to discuss the impacts of high speed rail in a meeting Tuesday chock full of agenda items pertaining...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2009
Last comment by doc, on Feb 27, 2009 at 10:58 pm | 7 comments | 1999 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Monta Loma seeks unity with CEL

Looking for a way to get more parents involved and increase test scores, Monta Loma Elementary School has found for its role...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2009
Last comment by DJ in Cuesta, on Mar 6, 2009 at 10:56 pm | 2 comments | 1995 Views

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Police use Taser on transient at Castro Starbucks

A police officer used a Taser on a homeless man who allegedly threw a cup of coffee on another Mountain View policeman early...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2010
Last comment by Rick, on Oct 1, 2010 at 12:30 pm | 1 comment | 1994 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Fewer children riding bus to school

Mountain View Whisman School District's bus drivers have been transporting fewer and fewer students to school. Read the...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2014
Last comment by Former MVWSD parent, on Feb 6, 2014 at 3:00 pm | 5 comments | 1994 Views

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Rep. Anna Eshoo buys time for Hangar One

There may be hope for Hangar One after all, city officials say, after Congresswoman Anna Eshoo negotiated with the Navy to...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2009
Last comment by Katherine, on Aug 17, 2009 at 12:45 pm | 8 comments | 1993 Views

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Council considers major new goals, projects

The City Council looked at a slew of new goals and city projects in a study session Tuesday, April 19, including a re-examination...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2011
Last comment by M. G., on Apr 25, 2011 at 2:10 pm | 4 comments | 1993 Views

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Officials unveil plans for billion-dollar research hub

In what was billed as a "defining moment" for Silicon Valley, leaders from NASA Ames, local colleges and U.S. Congress trumpeted...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2009
Last comment by Ralph Otte, on Mar 18, 2009 at 4:08 pm | 5 comments | 1992 Views

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Council says school funding should wait

Despite concerns that it could hurt local schools, the City Council said Tuesday that it wants to extend the city's downtown...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2011
Last comment by Sam Player, on Jan 31, 2011 at 9:35 pm | 21 comments | 1992 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

1,800 kids in her family

After her siblings started using drugs as teenagers, Katherine Comesana said it was police and firefighters who helped her...

Original post made on May. 14, 2009
Last comment by vfree, on May 14, 2009 at 2:49 pm | 2 comments | 1991 Views

SPORTS

Kids conquer Alcatraz swim

On the morning of April 10, eight-year-old Malena Nguyen and her 10-year-old brother Jordan woke up early. They didn't have...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2010
Last comment by Sherlyn, on Jun 8, 2010 at 3:57 pm | 6 comments | 1991 Views

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Downtown march celebrates Proposition 8 ruling

Gay rights advocates gathered at the Mountain View Caltrain station this evening to celebrate the decision delivered by a...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2010
Last comment by Russ, on Aug 9, 2010 at 7:47 pm | 26 comments | 1991 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Holiday DUI arrests up, deaths down

The California Highway Patrol is reporting an increase in the number drunken driving arrests over the Thanksgiving weekend,...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1991 Views

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Breathing easier

A woman from Yuba City can finally breathe easy -- literally -- thanks to a relatively new procedure she underwent at El...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2013
Last comment by Barbara, on Aug 6, 2013 at 10:56 pm | 1 comment | 1991 Views

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Council members want fee hike on Google and others

While discussing a recurring budget gap in a study session on Tuesday, council members called for increased fees on the city's...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2012
Last comment by Hardin, on Apr 17, 2012 at 8:31 am | 32 comments | 1990 Views

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Algae turns waste into fuel

Worried about the scarcity of fossil fuels? Researchers at Mountain View's NASA Ames say they have a solution. Read the...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Apr 23, 2012 at 5:33 pm | 5 comments | 1989 Views

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More than 500 attend 'high speed boondoggle' rally

Hundreds of critics of California's proposed high-speed rail project packed into Burlingame's Caltrain station Sunday afternoon...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2010
Last comment by Bruno, on Nov 10, 2010 at 11:16 am | 7 comments | 1988 Views
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