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Downed wires block intersection

Both directions of a Mountain View street were closed this afternoon, and phone, Internet and cable television services were...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2012
Last comment by Driving, on Dec 11, 2012 at 6:52 pm | 16 comments | 2674 Views

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Sunnyvale boots Buddy's, pot club lands in San Jose

The pot club forced to close by the city of Mountain View last month met a similar fate rather quickly in Sunnyvale and is...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2010
Last comment by USA, on Aug 9, 2010 at 11:22 pm | 12 comments | 2673 Views

OTHER ISSUES

House committee kills Hangar One funding

Hopes for federal money to save Moffett Field's historic Hangar One were dashed on Tuesday when it was announced that the...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2011
Last comment by Bobby, on Jul 20, 2011 at 10:24 pm | 14 comments | 2672 Views

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County fires child services director

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors has terminated the county's director of child support services following claims...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2014
Last comment by The People vs JV, on Oct 28, 2014 at 6:16 pm | 4 comments | 2672 Views

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Police: East Palo Alto man cited in hit-and-run accident

A 34-year-old man who allegedly struck two vehicles before plowing through a Caltrain fence and hitting a power pole has...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2015
Last comment by Timo, on Jul 12, 2015 at 3:26 am | 1 comment | 2672 Views

SPORTS

Shoreline ball fields win council approval

With the city's ball fields more crowded than ever, the city's youth sports leagues may soon find some relief. Read the...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2011
Last comment by GC, on Oct 16, 2011 at 10:08 am | 1 comment | 2671 Views

AROUND TOWN

An important difference in local medical facilities

Our local medical options are far from the same. For example, I recently noticed that if one gets a blood test at Palo...

Original post made by Bernie Brightman on Dec. 29, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2669 Views

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The biggest idea ever floated

Patri Friedman believes that some day humans might live on platforms in the middle of the sea. The Mountain View resident...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2009
Last comment by J, on Dec 2, 2009 at 5:50 pm | 7 comments | 2669 Views

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McAlister seeks another spin on council

John McAlister likes to harken back to how things were 50 years ago -- a time when orchards still dotted the roadside, Highway...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2016
Last comment by Gary, on Apr 20, 2016 at 11:29 am | 16 comments | 2669 Views

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Local woman to pay medical bills with $1 million lottery prize

Mountain View resident Emily Leach had the good fortune to wake up from a tumor-induced coma two years ago, and on Friday...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2012
Last comment by Shelley B, on Jan 11, 2012 at 11:15 pm | 15 comments | 2668 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School nurses race to keep up

With only three nurses to watch over nine schools, and with a growing number of children with medical issues that require...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2011
Last comment by palo alto parent, on Apr 21, 2011 at 10:20 am | 2 comments | 2667 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents worry over cuts to special ed assistants

A proposal to cut back the hours and benefits of nearly a dozen employees in the Mountain View Whisman School District's...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2009
Last comment by joe, on Dec 9, 2009 at 6:30 am | 4 comments | 2666 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Suit claims Target dumped hazardous waste

A lawsuit was filed against Target Corporation on Monday by the California Attorney General and 19 district attorneys, including...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2009
Last comment by cynic, on Sep 20, 2009 at 11:26 pm | 5 comments | 2666 Views

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Critics slam high-speed rail business plan

Peninsula critics of California's proposed high-speed rail system released a new report Monday night challenging the economics...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2010
Last comment by Kristine, on Oct 24, 2010 at 7:59 pm | 15 comments | 2666 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Luring kids back to hot lunch

School officials in Mountain View have been pushing for what they call "21st century learning" in the classroom for years....

Original post made on May. 19, 2015
Last comment by Sylvie, on May 20, 2015 at 1:16 pm | 7 comments | 2664 Views

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Shots Fired Last Night in OMV

Around 1:00 AM last night I heard 3 gunshots very clearly. They sounded like they came from the direction of Dana and Calderon....

Original post made by Bruno on Apr. 22, 2009
Last comment by Casey Weiss, on Apr 22, 2009 at 3:59 pm | 1 comment | 2664 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Crittenden to hold special education fair

A free education resource fair for parents of students with special needs -- from the mildly dyslexic to the severely autistic...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jan 26, 2012 at 7:36 pm | 1 comment | 2663 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Police tout new crime-fighting tools

As Mountain View prides itself for being a crucible for new technologies, it makes sense that the city's local police force...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2015
Last comment by A Developer, on Dec 2, 2015 at 12:33 am | 4 comments | 2663 Views

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Neighbors offer compromise for McKelvey fields

Neighbors of McKelvey Park say they have a "win-win" solution to the controversy about how to revamp their neighborhood park,...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2010
Last comment by Another concerned neighbor, on Nov 29, 2010 at 12:47 pm | 10 comments | 2663 Views

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Council OKs study of 1,500 homes near Google

The City Council unanimously voted to study potential changes to the city's general plan on Tuesday, including the possibility...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2010
Last comment by "JUST THINK ABOUT IT", on Dec 16, 2010 at 1:03 pm | 9 comments | 2663 Views
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