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OTHER ISSUES

VTA OKs study of dedicated bus lanes in MV

The possibility of a light rail-like bus system and new bike lanes on El Camino Real are still on the table for Mountain...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2012
Last comment by Member, on Jan 15, 2014 at 3:05 pm | 20 comments | 1661 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man plows car into tree

A man is in a local hospital with life-threatening injuries after he crashed his car into a tree in the 400 block of Bernardo...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2012
Last comment by Bill, on Jan 9, 2013 at 3:41 pm | 9 comments | 1661 Views

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Protest at Google over Verizon deal

Demonstrators concerned with internet neutrality and free speech online are planning to gather at Google tomorrow to protest...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2010
Last comment by Ted, on Aug 16, 2010 at 11:55 pm | 8 comments | 1660 Views

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High speed train station idea loses steam

A majority of City Council members oppose having a high-speed rail station in Mountain View, they said in a study session...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by W, on Sep 17, 2010 at 1:21 am | 1 comment | 1660 Views

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Crime briefs from Mountain View

A 22-year-old man was arrested in an assault outside the Monte Carlo Club, and a squatter was arrested for possession of...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2011
Last comment by Mr Advice, on Feb 14, 2011 at 5:14 pm | 5 comments | 1660 Views

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Glassy, glossy Quattro

The Quattro restaurant at the Four Seasons Hotel in East Palo Alto is exactly what one would expect from one of the world's...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2011
Last comment by , on Jul 30, 2011 at 6:16 pm | 11 comments | 1660 Views

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Heavyweights discuss Bayshore's future

A city-run General Plan meeting Tuesday drew some high-profile participants -- including Google, Microsoft and NASA Ames...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by Josephine Morrissey, on Jun 9, 2009 at 2:28 pm | 4 comments | 1659 Views

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High speed rail 'teach-in' Saturday

The city of Palo Alto will host a six-hour workshop on the California High Speed Rail project on Saturday designed to teach...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2009
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Sep 19, 2009 at 10:39 pm | 2 comments | 1659 Views

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City to strengthen 'green' building code

Homeowners, contractors, developers and environmentalists, take note: Mountain View's building code is about to get a bit...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2011
Last comment by Ann Schneider, on Apr 1, 2011 at 6:57 pm | 4 comments | 1659 Views

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Council OKs $2 million lot sale

In a move that may reduce parking for nearby businesses, the City Council voted to sell a city-owned parking lot on Tuesday...

Original post made on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by letsgetreal, on May 23, 2013 at 9:31 am | 17 comments | 1659 Views

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Jenna Bayer's 'Evening in the Garden' Welcomes Jacob Mar

On June 2, Jacob Mar and Jenna Bayer of Mountain View-based Jenna Bayer Garden Design, Inc. celebrated "An Evening in the...

Original post made by KC on Jun. 14, 2011
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Pedestrian struck by truck dies of injuries

Mountain View police are hoping to find witnesses to a fatal car accident that took the life of a 91-year-old pedestrian...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2011
Last comment by USA, on Nov 8, 2011 at 8:18 pm | 9 comments | 1658 Views

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Why we need taller buildings

The City Council's decisions on development baffle me. I see rents and house values sky-rocketing, with longtime residents...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2014
Last comment by Linda Curtis, on Apr 14, 2014 at 10:57 am | 6 comments | 1658 Views

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Eshoo testifies on Lehman Bros. losses

Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Palo Alto, is testifying Tuesday before the House Financial Services Committee on the need for federal...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2010
Last comment by naivety, on Apr 26, 2010 at 2:49 pm | 10 comments | 1657 Views

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HSR officials wrestle with 'conflict' finding

Two members of the California High-Speed Rail Authority board of directors could be serving on the board in violation of...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2010
Last comment by Hardin, on Oct 1, 2010 at 6:49 am | 3 comments | 1657 Views

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Man robs woman of necklace

A woman was robbed of her gold necklace on the evening of July 7 in the 2000 block of Latham Street, police said. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2011
Last comment by Jenn, on Jul 13, 2011 at 12:58 pm | 23 comments | 1657 Views

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Council seeks higher affordable housing fees

The City Council took a step towards addressing the city's shortage of affordable housing on Tuesday night by beginning the...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2014
Last comment by George, on Oct 17, 2014 at 10:11 pm | 7 comments | 1657 Views

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Fire station design ready, except for the art

The Mountain View City Council recently approved plans for a new Shoreline fire station, and all the design needs now is...

Original post made on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by Ellen Murray, on May 22, 2009 at 7:04 pm | 13 comments | 1656 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local schools top last year's test scores

Mountain View schools scored better than the rest of the state on the California Standards Test, officials from both local...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2011
Last comment by Peter, on Aug 26, 2011 at 1:11 pm | 1 comment | 1656 Views

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Google bridge plan wins over council

After blasting the project in July, City Council members were not only civil in discussing Google's plan to build car bridges...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2011
Last comment by Realist, on Nov 22, 2011 at 11:36 am | 12 comments | 1656 Views
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