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OTHER ISSUES

Council to vote on Google recreation facility on burrowing owl habitat

This Tuesday the City Council will vote up or down on a 6.5-acre recreation facility that's got nearly every activity a Google...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by Peter, on Oct 11, 2010 at 9:24 am | 54 comments | 3901 Views

AROUND TOWN

Peninsula Symphony reports $500,000 missing

The Peninsula Symphony is scrambling to raise pledges and donations after recently learning that the bulk of its endowment...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2013
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Oct 14, 2013 at 10:34 am | 2 comments | 3901 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PACT program gets its own campus

With Castro Elementary School at full capacity, trustees decided last week to move the school's popular PACT program to a...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2009
Last comment by Parent, on Feb 8, 2009 at 3:53 pm | 130 comments | 3897 Views

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From saris to blue jeans

In August 1947, India emerged bold and triumphant from the shackles of British rule. Today, 60 years later, Indians have...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2007
Last comment by Yanping Liao, on Dec 12, 2007 at 10:42 am | 2 comments | 3895 Views

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District declares ninth straight Spare the Air alert

Another "Spare the Air" alert has been issued for the Bay Area on Monday, Dec. 16, banning fires and wood burning for the...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2013
Last comment by Tango Box, on Dec 19, 2013 at 2:23 pm | 14 comments | 3895 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Lucky in, Albertsons out

To the delight of longtime customers and workers, the Albertsons store in Mountain View on El Camino Real became a Lucky...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2007
Last comment by Don Brown, on Jan 2, 2008 at 11:08 am | 4 comments | 3892 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Monday: Spare-the-air alert issued

The first Spare the Air alert of the winter season has been issued for Monday by the Bay Area Air Quality Management District....

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2013
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Nov 27, 2013 at 12:04 pm | 10 comments | 3890 Views

SPORTS

Advancing the ball at soccer camp

Hundreds of local youth returned this summer to play soccer, learn leadership skills and hang out with local cops at "Kick,...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2009
Last comment by GQ, on Jul 5, 2009 at 10:56 am | 1 comment | 3881 Views

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CSMA’s Kids Art on Main Street Exhibition Showcases work by 30 Young Artists

From July 3-31, 2007, visitors to the Main Street Café and Books in Los Altos will enjoy seeing children’s art from the Community...

Original post made by csma on Jun. 26, 2007
There are no comments yet. 3879 Views

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Army evicts dozens from Shenandoah

The Army has posted 60-day eviction notices on the doors of 25 to 40 homes at Shenandoah military housing, forcing retired...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2008
Last comment by Member, on Oct 5, 2008 at 5:31 pm | 3 comments | 3875 Views

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Rail chief pitches new high-speed plan

Leaders of the California High Speed Rail Authority said a new business plan will include fewer tracks on the Peninsula and...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2012
Last comment by Martin Luht, on Mar 16, 2012 at 8:46 pm | 17 comments | 3868 Views

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Company floats Zeppelin idea

Los Gatos-based Airship Ventures is hoping NASA, the city and Moffett Field's neighbors like the idea of making up to 1,000...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2007
Last comment by eric, on Nov 30, 2009 at 2:50 pm | 8 comments | 3862 Views

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Family plans public memorial for MV man killed in accident

The death of a Mountain View man who was well known around town could have been easily prevented, according to relatives....

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2012
Last comment by Sam, on Sep 16, 2012 at 10:39 pm | 103 comments | 3862 Views

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District may evict preschool, use space for high-risk teens

A proposal to evict a preschool program from its current home on the Mountain View High School campus and replace it with...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Feb 23, 2012 at 12:51 pm | 32 comments | 3858 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google denies giving NSA "direct access" to user data

National Security Agency documents leaked to the press say Mountain View's Google has been cooperating with the US government...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Jun 15, 2013 at 10:41 am | 9 comments | 3858 Views

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Breaking the News: Part I

Many observers are sounding an alarm about the cost to our society of the diminishing number of diverse voices and declining...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2008
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Jan 10, 2008 at 9:33 am | 12 comments | 3856 Views

ELECTIONS

Demonstrators mark 4,000 U.S. Iraq War deaths

What was billed as a lighted representation of America's war dead in Iraq turned into an auditory display Monday evening,...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2008
Last comment by also proud, on Mar 31, 2008 at 3:24 pm | 3 comments | 3855 Views

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Shop Mountain View

I would love to Shop Mountain View and keep my tax money in the city, unfortunately I keep finding myself headed to downtown...

Original post made by Curious Observer on Jul. 8, 2007
Last comment by Chris Chow, on Jul 20, 2007 at 11:24 am | 7 comments | 3854 Views

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The challenge of Chekhov

Anton Chekhov is one of Russia's most human and accessible writers. Nonetheless, "Three Sisters," which debuted Saturday...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2007
Last comment by Chekhov enthusiast, on Sep 22, 2007 at 9:29 am | 6 comments | 3852 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

OH Memorial/Reunion -- Information Request

Hi there, A fellow Briones classmate and I are making the seemingly impossible attempt at the largest reunion of the OH,...

Original post made by Daniel Mart on Aug. 18, 2007
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