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Mapping the world a frame at a time

It's the fifth anniversary of Google's Street View, a virtual reality map interface, and the Computer History Museum is commemorating...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2012
Last comment by Tech watcher, on Jun 25, 2012 at 2:44 pm | 1 comment | 2246 Views

AROUND TOWN

Building owners slapped with 'compliance permit'

Under requirements approved Tuesday by the City Council, property owners caught with buildings that seriously run afoul of...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2009
Last comment by John Inks, on Dec 11, 2009 at 5:39 pm | 4 comments | 2245 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council close to hiring a new city manager

The city has received 76 applications from people looking to fill the city's top job. With interviews beginning Friday, a...

Original post made on May. 4, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on May 5, 2011 at 2:24 pm | 9 comments | 2244 Views

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End of an era: Duggan stepping down

Few things put as big a smile on City Manager Kevin Duggan's face as his story of meeting the founders of Google. When Larry...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on Apr 24, 2011 at 8:43 am | 1 comment | 2243 Views

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City blames contractors for janitors' job losses

After janitors protested job losses and pay cuts last week, city officials shifted the blame for the cuts onto the city's...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2012
Last comment by Cuesta Resident, on Nov 22, 2012 at 5:26 pm | 1 comment | 2242 Views

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Tropicana Lodge being demolished

The vacant Tropicana Lodge hotel was being turned into debris this morning to make way for a 162-unit apartment complex to...

Original post made on May. 22, 2013
Last comment by Flava Dave, on May 28, 2013 at 2:25 am | 11 comments | 2242 Views

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Burglars take guns, Xbox from apartment

Burglars got away with guns and video games on Friday after breaking into a ground-level apartment in a complex located in...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2010
Last comment by resqpro911, on Oct 11, 2010 at 1:19 am | 4 comments | 2242 Views

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Crime briefs: Jewelry stolen, peeping Tom

Burglars reportedly got away with jewelry from a home on Sylan Avenue, while a resident of the Americana Apartments reported...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2014
There are no comments yet. 2242 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man smashes window of car with baby inside

A Mountain View man was arrested after smashing the windows of a car with passengers inside, including a baby. No one was...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2011
Last comment by Dumas, on Apr 18, 2011 at 6:18 pm | 6 comments | 2242 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Rail exec's resignation prompts call for reform

The resignation Thursday of a California High-Speed Rail Authority executive, Jeffrey Barker, has led a Palo Alto watchdog...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2011
Last comment by Christine, on Aug 3, 2011 at 9:05 am | 7 comments | 2241 Views

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For South Palo Alto residents, it's traffic, traffic traffic

Without collaboration with the City of Mountain View, Palo Alto won't be able to get a handle on the traffic and safety issues...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2015
Last comment by mvresident2003, on Dec 10, 2015 at 11:18 pm | 11 comments | 2241 Views

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County supervisors OK area code overlay

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors this morning voted to implement a new area code via an overlay method, in which...

Original post made on May. 24, 2011
Last comment by MARY, on May 26, 2011 at 1:17 pm | 8 comments | 2241 Views

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Bar owner battles with new landlord

A battle continues to ferment in a strip mall between a bar owner, a neighboring acupuncturist and their preschool-owning...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2012
Last comment by Oh Boy, on Aug 26, 2012 at 12:13 pm | 14 comments | 2241 Views

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Council approves new plan for McKelvey Park flood basin

In a major turning point following years of discussion, the City Council approved a redesign for McKelvey Park Tuesday to...

Original post made on May. 15, 2013
Last comment by Rich, on May 18, 2013 at 11:57 am | 8 comments | 2241 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Graduation elation

Students from Mountain View and Los Altos high schools celebrated the end of an era with Friday evening's graduation ceremonies. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2012
Last comment by george, on Jun 4, 2012 at 4:34 pm | 4 comments | 2241 Views

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Bay Area rainfall to date falls short

The amount of rain in the San Francisco Bay Area in the 2015-16 rainfall season is less than same period last year and less...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2016
Last comment by hmm, on Jan 11, 2016 at 6:12 pm | 5 comments | 2241 Views

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Google gets deal on latest city lease

Google may have gotten a bargain for its 53 year lease of 9 city owned acres by paying for it all at once with $30 million,...

Original post made on May. 13, 2011
Last comment by Appraiser Dude, on May 17, 2012 at 5:25 pm | 7 comments | 2240 Views

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Row homes slated for vacant lot on Ada Avenue

A 59-unit row-home project proposed for a vacant lot at Ada and Minaret avenues has been given the thumbs-up by zoning administrator...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2012
Last comment by Kim, on Mar 5, 2013 at 7:47 pm | 3 comments | 2240 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Police arrest three in connection with rape of 13-year-old

Mountain View police arrested two 17-year-old boys and a 23-year-old man Nov. 28 in connection with the rape of a 13-year-old...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2240 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVHS names new principal

Mountain View High School has a new principal. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=8681&.tsrc=att...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2013
Last comment by Charter Fan, on Jun 7, 2013 at 4:53 pm | 1 comment | 2240 Views
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