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ELECTIONS

Monday, Oct. 8

[http://www.sccl.org ==B Election forum:== Ballot pros and cons] Speaker Peter Stahl will cover this year's propositions...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Oct 8, 2012 at 12:35 pm | 1 comment | 1785 Views

AROUND TOWN

Foothill board chooses Air Force base

The former Onizuka Air Force Station in Sunnyvale has been chosen as a new campus for Foothill College, Foothill-De Anza...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2011
Last comment by B. Smart, on Aug 11, 2011 at 11:12 am | 1 comment | 1784 Views

OTHER ISSUES

School's Haiti club needs community's help

A student club at Los Altos High School is gearing up for trip to one of the poorest and most dangerous countries in the...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2014
Last comment by James, on Jan 23, 2014 at 6:53 am | 2 comments | 1784 Views

AROUND TOWN

Developer selected for NASA Research Park

TMG Partners and "The Related Companies" have been selected to be master developers of a unique $1 billion research park...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by Arthur, on Nov 18, 2009 at 2:10 pm | 5 comments | 1783 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino's plans for old hospital on hold

El Camino Hospital's plan to for its old main hospital building have been set back by at least one year by the recession,...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Grateful Outlier, on Sep 17, 2010 at 6:38 am | 3 comments | 1783 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Spare the Air alert issued for today

Weather predictions for Thursday in the Bay Area have prompted air quality officials to issue the third Winter Spare the...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2011
Last comment by vfree, on Jan 6, 2011 at 2:48 pm | 1 comment | 1783 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Possible burglary averted on Latham Street

An out-of-towner helped prevent a possible residential burglary on the 2000 block of Latham Street last Saturday afternoon,...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2009
Last comment by lisa, on Sep 2, 2009 at 6:18 pm | 1 comment | 1782 Views

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Department heads showed commitment to city

Kathy Farrar came up through the ranks of Mountain View city government starting as a 20-year-old clerk in 1971. Karen Burnett...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2010
Last comment by NedFredFiona, on Feb 11, 2010 at 10:39 am | 5 comments | 1782 Views

ELECTIONS

Three elected officials vie for 5th District supervisor seat

California State Sen. Joe Simitian is the 800-pound gorilla in this November's three-way race to represent northern Santa...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2012
Last comment by Neighbor Next Door, on Jun 3, 2012 at 10:45 pm | 1 comment | 1782 Views

AROUND TOWN

Holiday cheer: Concerts and gatherings to make spirits bright

As temperatures drop, the days grow shorter and the nights longer, it's harder to rely on sunshine for warmth and light....

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2014
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Dec 2, 2014 at 10:26 am | 2 comments | 1782 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Educators show enthusiasm for charter schools

Charter schools, sometimes a thorn in the side of public school districts, received a pat on the back from none other than...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2010
Last comment by MV parent, on Feb 4, 2010 at 12:07 am | 3 comments | 1781 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Four-track design back on the table for high-speed rail

A new analysis by the California High-Speed Rail Authority calling for a four-track rail system between the Bay Area and...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2012
Last comment by Steve Ly, on Feb 10, 2012 at 5:20 pm | 7 comments | 1781 Views

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Police find missing patrol car

Mountain View police found a patrol car on Sunday that was stolen from a Shoreline Amphitheatre concert on Friday night. Read...

Original post made on May. 24, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Hahahaha, on May 27, 2009 at 9:02 pm | 6 comments | 1780 Views

OTHER ISSUES

VTA inches toward faster Mountain View light rail service

Taking light rail from Mountain View to San Jose could be much faster under plans in the works at the Valley Transportation...

Original post made on May. 26, 2010
Last comment by Jack, on May 27, 2010 at 4:03 pm | 7 comments | 1780 Views

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Panel finds flaws in high-speed-rail forecasts

The California agency charged with building America's first high-speed-rail system has been using a flawed forecasting model...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2011
Last comment by Steve , on Aug 2, 2011 at 2:25 pm | 2 comments | 1780 Views

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A keyhole into the past

It is safe to say that many longtime residents of Mountain View have walked by the tiny Jehnings Family Lock Museum on Castro...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2013
Last comment by Loche and Kay, on Jan 15, 2013 at 10:43 am | 5 comments | 1780 Views

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Unarmed robber takes $5K from local BofA

Mountain View police are looking for a man who they say stole about $5,000 from the Bank of America inside Lucky grocery...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2009
Last comment by Paul, on Apr 14, 2009 at 8:29 pm | 3 comments | 1779 Views

OTHER ISSUES

How to fix California

California's budget woes can be partially fixed for the future with a series of constitutional amendments, which the people...

Original post made by Kevin Crispie on Aug. 8, 2009
Last comment by Kevin Crispie, on Aug 10, 2009 at 9:10 am | 2 comments | 1779 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Who’s City Is It Anyway???

There is a project proposal at the N.E. corner of Sonia Way and Castro Streets which all property owners should be aware...

Original post made by Ogaz Family on Apr. 25, 2011
Last comment by Loretta Merry, on Apr 25, 2011 at 5:57 pm | 1 comment | 1779 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Pub-goers: quiet reaction to bin Laden's death

Employees at three downtown pubs said that it was business as usual Sunday, even as throngs of people gathered in public...

Original post made on May. 2, 2011
Last comment by JB, on May 3, 2011 at 7:23 am | 11 comments | 1779 Views
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