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Burglary on Telford Avenue

A Mountain View couple returned home Sept. 14 to find their sliding door open and thousands of dollars worth of valuables...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2011
Last comment by don'tworrybeehappy, on Sep 16, 2011 at 9:54 pm | 4 comments | 1288 Views

ELECTIONS

King withdraws from county supervisor race

Former Saratoga Mayor Kathleen King has withdrawn from the race for Liz Kniss' seat on the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors,...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2012
Last comment by Grammar Nazi, on Feb 2, 2012 at 3:11 pm | 1 comment | 1288 Views

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Bill to fund high-speed rail hangs in the balance

With residents preparing for holiday celebrations Tuesday night, lawmakers in Sacramento released in the closing hours of...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2012
Last comment by Michael, on Jul 6, 2012 at 10:33 am | 4 comments | 1288 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Jobless rates on the rise across Bay Area

Unemployment has increased in several counties across the San Francisco Bay Area, according to a state report released Friday. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2011
Last comment by Know-It-All, on Mar 11, 2011 at 1:50 pm | 3 comments | 1287 Views

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Rengstorff House wedding bookings near record levels

Is it a sign of the local economy's health or a fashion trend? The number of weddings planned for the Rengstorff House this...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Apr 20, 2012 at 11:55 am | 4 comments | 1287 Views

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Arrest in decades-old murder case

After 28 years, justice may finally be levied against the killer of Saba Girmai, a Santa Clara County woman who was found...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 10, 2013 at 5:52 pm | 1 comment | 1287 Views

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Fireworks Show - for residents or not?

We tried to see the holiday fireworks over Shoreline but couldn't find parking so we missed the show. Google and other businesses...

Original post made by Resident on Jul. 5, 2011
Last comment by Geez, on Jul 6, 2011 at 7:54 am | 3 comments | 1286 Views

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Split council walks away from affordable housing fee

On Tuesday the City Council had its most intense disagreement in recent memory when members split over whether to pursue...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2011
Last comment by Political Insider, on Nov 7, 2011 at 9:22 pm | 13 comments | 1286 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Rail authority CEO to resign

California's quest to build the nation's first high-speed rail took another unexpected twist Thursday when the the man charged...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2012
Last comment by Hardin, on Jan 17, 2012 at 7:15 pm | 4 comments | 1286 Views

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Fancy fungus among us

Most companies would avoid describing their products as ugly. But Far West Fungi has some fun with its sometimes alien-looking...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by MV Resident, on May 14, 2012 at 10:50 am | 1 comment | 1286 Views

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County seeks poet laureate applicants

Feeling literary? Santa Clara County is now accepting applications for the position of poet laureate, to be selected in March...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2012
Last comment by Mitt, on Sep 6, 2012 at 6:13 am | 3 comments | 1285 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Big office project proposed for North Whisman

Well, that didn't take long. The City Council adopted a new general plan last year anticipating 1.1 million square feet of...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2013
Last comment by DC, on Feb 18, 2013 at 8:52 pm | 14 comments | 1285 Views

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Bay Area housing market remains slow

Despite a modest rise last month, Bay Area home sales continue to stagnate, according to the latest figures released Thursday...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2010
Last comment by Nobody, on Mar 23, 2010 at 8:16 pm | 13 comments | 1284 Views

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'Top Secret America' lists Silicon Valley firms

More than 50 Silicon Valley-area companies have been named by the Washington Post as part of "Top Secret America," a network...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2010
Last comment by Old Ben, on Jul 27, 2010 at 1:06 am | 4 comments | 1284 Views

ELECTIONS

Rail advocates, critics to face off in Palo Alto

Top officials from the California High-Speed Rail Authority will join some of the rail project's toughest critics in Palo...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2011
Last comment by Doit Rite, on Nov 16, 2011 at 9:38 am | 4 comments | 1284 Views

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"Houston, we have a solution"

It's safe to say that no other federal building has inspired the sort of language heard at a dedication on Friday for "Sustainability...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2012
Last comment by Peter Droege, on Jun 1, 2012 at 11:13 pm | 9 comments | 1284 Views

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Elon Musk has NASA Ames to thank

When Elon Musk's Dragon spacecraft re-entered earth's atmosphere May 31 it did so courtesy of a heat shield material developed...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2012
Last comment by James, on Jun 14, 2012 at 2:15 pm | 1 comment | 1284 Views

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One woman's indelible mark on Silicon Valley

It can be argued that NASA Ames Research Center and Moffett Federal Airfield would not exist if it weren't for the vision...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2013
Last comment by David, on Aug 2, 2013 at 4:17 pm | 1 comment | 1284 Views

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Police: Parolee in bar was 'up to no good'

A parolee allegedly equipped for assault and burglary was taken off the street by a cop conducting a routine check at a local...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2010
Last comment by Alan R, on Jan 16, 2010 at 11:45 pm | 9 comments | 1283 Views

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Pedal-powered taxis roll down Castro

The latest form of transit in downtown Mountain View may be low-tech, but it also seems a perfect fit for these modern times,...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2010
Last comment by Jack Naybor, on Jan 25, 2010 at 10:05 pm | 11 comments | 1282 Views
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