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Chick-Fil-A Challenge!!!

Now that the city council has thrown out the chicken with the broth water, I am issuing a challenge to all those that voted...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Oct. 17, 2012
Last comment by Stalin, on Oct 18, 2012 at 6:56 am | 3 comments | 2348 Views

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EDITORIAL: Caltrain hears the noise

Perhaps proving that its organization is nimble enough to hear and respond to public concerns, Caltrain announced last week...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by Doc Savage, on Aug 12, 2009 at 6:34 pm | 10 comments | 2347 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District bond measure challenged

A politically active local man has gone to court to force the Mountain View Whisman School District to remove "misleading"...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2012
Last comment by District Insider, on Mar 30, 2012 at 8:32 am | 22 comments | 2347 Views

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Mob attacks two men with bats, chains

A group of at least 15, wielding bats, chains and metal rods, attacked two men Sunday afternoon as they were walking in the...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2010
Last comment by Seasoned, on Dec 9, 2010 at 4:11 pm | 22 comments | 2345 Views

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Four train tracks may still be ahead for MV

Part of the growing popularity of a "blended system" for high-speed rail and Caltrain is that Palo Alto and other cities...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2012
Last comment by Christopher Parkinson, on Mar 14, 2012 at 1:05 pm | 21 comments | 2345 Views

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New traffic signal aims to make tracks safer

Nearby residents worry that a new traffic signal at the intersection of Rengstorff and Crisanto avenues may be causing some...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2014
Last comment by Martin, on Feb 6, 2014 at 3:56 pm | 1 comment | 2344 Views

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Council tackles 'ghetto' concerns

Hoping to put to rest worries that an affordable housing development would lower property values downtown, a majority of...

Original post made on May. 1, 2009
Last comment by local techie, on May 7, 2009 at 9:48 pm | 28 comments | 2343 Views

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Neighbors appeal Day Worker Center decision

Neighbors have officially appealed to the City Council over a recent decision by the Planning Department allowing the Day...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2009
Last comment by Robin Iwai, on Apr 13, 2009 at 1:57 pm | 19 comments | 2341 Views

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Fire, fallen power line shuts Bayshore Freeway

All lanes of U.S. Highway 101 in Mountain View were closed Tuesday night for nearly three hours due to a large fire that...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2008
Last comment by Mr. DePortum, on Jan 4, 2009 at 8:11 am | 8 comments | 2339 Views

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Thoits to sell key plot at San Antonio Center

After owning the land for more than 60 years, Thoits Brothers Inc. has decided to sell its portion of the San Antonio shopping...

Original post made on May. 21, 2009
Last comment by Mr. MV2, on May 26, 2009 at 12:56 pm | 36 comments | 2339 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local school budgets reflect state crisis

To get an idea of how California's financial crisis will play out across the state, look no farther than Mountain View's...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by Oh Please, on Jul 21, 2009 at 8:16 pm | 10 comments | 2339 Views

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Owner seeks a buyer for 291 Evandale

Facing a long list of code violations, a souring housing market and irritated neighbors, the owner of 291 Evandale Ave. is...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2009
Last comment by MR. LEFTY, on Feb 25, 2009 at 6:52 pm | 4 comments | 2338 Views

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Emergency rig show and shine

The satellite dish-equipped vehicles we might all rely on to coordinate earthquake relief efforts gathered in a Moffett Field...

Original post made on May. 26, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on May 26, 2011 at 1:38 pm | 2 comments | 2338 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 | 2337 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Crittenden club says goodbye to robot

The Crittenden Middle School LEGO Robotics Club varsity squad gathered after school on a Wednesday afternoon to bid a sentimental...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2013
Last comment by Liz Mabey, on Feb 25, 2013 at 8:46 am | 6 comments | 2331 Views

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Drowned kayaker remembered by neighbors

Donnie Foster, who died while kayaking off the Mendocino Coast Nov. 23, was remembered by Old Mountain View residents this...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2010
Last comment by Dina Cheyette, on Dec 5, 2010 at 6:19 pm | 2 comments | 2330 Views

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Siegel picked for mayor

Picking the 2011 mayor was a no-brainer for the City Council Tuesday night. Without even having to discuss it, the City Council...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2011
Last comment by Sean, on Jan 6, 2011 at 10:09 am | 11 comments | 2329 Views

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Police use stun gun on man with knife

A man from threatened a San Jose comedian with a knife at a Castro Street bar Tuesday night, and was later taken down by...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2011
Last comment by spell checker, on Apr 14, 2011 at 11:19 am | 20 comments | 2329 Views

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City may hire more staff to handle Google's growth

Illustrating just how much Google plans to grow in future years, the City Council is set to vote Tuesday night on whether...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2011
Last comment by Thom, on Dec 19, 2011 at 4:35 pm | 4 comments | 2329 Views

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KMVT now on Roku, Apple TV

Mountain View's community access television station is no longer just for those who subscribe to Comcast's cable service. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2014
Last comment by Dan, on Mar 11, 2014 at 2:09 pm | 2 comments | 2328 Views
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