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Former city manager supports village concept for North Bayshore

As city manager in the early 1980s, Bruce Liedstrand helped lead efforts to transform the city's downtown and create a vision...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2012
Last comment by Ravindra Srinivas Rao, on Mar 27, 2013 at 9:17 am | 7 comments | 1661 Views

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Free WEE ME Arts Day for Preschool-Age Kids on Sunday, June 28 at CSMA

Preschoolers & their families will enjoy a day of FREE art & music at Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA) in Mountain...

Original post made by csma on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by Lee, on Jun 19, 2009 at 6:24 pm | 1 comment | 1660 Views

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The year in pictures

If a picture is worth a thousand words, these images taken by ==I Voice== photographer Michelle Le tell the story of Mountain...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2011
Last comment by df, on Jan 7, 2011 at 10:33 am | 3 comments | 1660 Views

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CHAC gets venue to cancel controversial act

A reggae-rap show scheduled for Tuesday night at San Jose's Voodoo Lounge was canceled last week after the owners received...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by USA, on Oct 14, 2009 at 9:13 am | 7 comments | 1659 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council deregulates city's taxis

The City Council has decided to open the city to competition among taxi cab companies, ending the lock held by the two cab...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2009
Last comment by MV Girl, on Oct 20, 2009 at 9:58 pm | 2 comments | 1659 Views

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El Camino, Anthem Blue Cross reach agreement on reimbursement rates

After a dispute over the terms of their contract, El Camino Hospital and health insurance provider Anthem Blue Cross have...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2010
Last comment by PH, on Dec 29, 2010 at 9:49 am | 3 comments | 1659 Views

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SETI raises $200K to stay open

The Mountain View-based SETI Institute, which had to shutter many of its alien-seeking antennas earlier this year due to...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2011
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Aug 19, 2011 at 11:35 am | 3 comments | 1659 Views

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Face-biting suspect may just be cheek-pincher

Police now say that the woman suspected of biting two children on the face yesterday may have only pinched their cheeks. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2012
Last comment by Sara, on Jan 15, 2012 at 10:38 am | 19 comments | 1659 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City budget deficit shrinks to $750,000

Unexpected savings in health care costs helped reduce the city's budget deficit from a projected $1.1 million down to $750,000....

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2012
Last comment by Garrett, on Jun 9, 2012 at 1:46 pm | 14 comments | 1659 Views

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City helps teacher with condo conundrum

The City Council agreed Tuesday to the purchase of a Mountain View High School teacher's condo which could not be sold under...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2010
Last comment by Political Insider, on Feb 15, 2010 at 11:22 pm | 3 comments | 1658 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Los Altos library will charge fee for non-residents

from the library website: "SANTA CLARA COUNTY, CALIF. ‑ In response to dramatic reductions in State funding and an...

Original post made by curious on May. 17, 2011
Last comment by curious, on May 17, 2011 at 2:14 pm | 1 comment | 1658 Views

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Offices OK'd for work furlough site

A Middlefield Road building that once housed over 100 convicts on work-furlough can soon be scraped to allow a three-story...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2011
Last comment by Nuts and Gum, on Aug 30, 2011 at 2:02 pm | 2 comments | 1658 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVLA district seeks fairer grades

Not all A's are created equal. The differences in how teachers grade their students are being scrutinized by a commission...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2011
Last comment by KD, on Aug 7, 2011 at 1:29 pm | 9 comments | 1658 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Agency could end hospital's tax power

The county's Local Agency Formation Commission might be an obscure agency, but a new state law has empowered it to bypass...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2012
Last comment by Amando, on Jan 13, 2012 at 3:06 am | 4 comments | 1658 Views

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Google has work to do on free WiFi

After hearing more and more complaints about the poor quality of its WiFi system in Mountain View, it appears that Google...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2013
Last comment by Tom, on Oct 2, 2013 at 11:15 am | 9 comments | 1658 Views

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Shoreline

Why didn't you do a story on the fiasco at Shoreline for the Food Network event - was it because it wasn't as sensational...

Original post made by mary on Jun. 17, 2009
Last comment by Don Frances, on Jun 18, 2009 at 10:27 am | 12 comments | 1657 Views

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Teens jumped in 'gang-related' attack

Three teenagers were jumped by a group of about six men wielding weapons outside a convenient store near the border of Los...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2010
Last comment by Observer, on Jul 7, 2010 at 5:02 pm | 30 comments | 1657 Views

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Rail Authority besieged by critical reports

The California High-Speed Rail Authority has until February to resolve a litany of recently uncovered problems with the planned...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2010
Last comment by Seer, on Jul 13, 2010 at 4:39 pm | 14 comments | 1657 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man faces murder charge in hit-and-run fatality

The Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office has filed charges including murder and assault with a deadly weapon against...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2012
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Apr 5, 2012 at 4:53 pm | 2 comments | 1657 Views

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Immigration rights May Day march

Mountain View will be the only city besides San Jose in Santa Clara County to host a march on Tuesday, May 1, and it will...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2012
Last comment by USA, on Apr 27, 2012 at 9:46 am | 26 comments | 1657 Views
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Local picks on 2015 Michelin Bib Gourmand list
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