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ELECTIONS

Council OKs new garbage contract

While competitors were knocking on the city's door, the City Council gave long time garbage hauler Recology Mountain View...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2012
Last comment by Andrew, on Sep 25, 2012 at 3:17 pm | 2 comments | 2233 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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 | 2232 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Line 34 bus service hangs in the balance

Since the 1970s the bus stop at the corner of Hackett and Montebello streets has been an asset for those living in the nearby...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by SP Phil, on Aug 19, 2009 at 4:58 pm | 1 comment | 2232 Views

AROUND TOWN

Referendum threatens transgender student law

A law that articulates the rights and treatment of transgender students at schools across the state goes into effect Jan....

Original post made on Jan. 1, 2014
Last comment by USA, on Jan 2, 2014 at 8:32 pm | 1 comment | 2232 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 2231 Views

AROUND TOWN

Grand plans for San Antonio

The developer in contract to buy 16 acres of the San Antonio shopping center released conceptual plans on Tuesday that promise...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by J. Ravanelli, on Jul 13, 2009 at 2:46 pm | 12 comments | 2231 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Police arrest Mountain View man for fatal April accident

Mountain View police have arrested the man accused of hitting and killing an 81-year-old local woman with his minivan. Read...

Original post made on May. 31, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Jun 5, 2013 at 8:20 pm | 15 comments | 2231 Views

AROUND TOWN

A fresh take on baklava

Egypt-born Heba Badran offers local gourmets and market-goers a taste of the cosmopolitan with her dainty baklava and orange...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2011
Last comment by jupiterk, on Jan 25, 2011 at 2:14 pm | 1 comment | 2231 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. 2230 Views

AROUND TOWN

Teens step up call for youth center

At a meeting Saturday, local youth and community members said their three-year campaign for a new teen center in Mountain...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2009
Last comment by Really?, on Aug 4, 2009 at 6:55 pm | 3 comments | 2230 Views

OTHER ISSUES

TONIGHT: Council decision on Worker Center

The Mountain View City Council is scheduled to decide tonight on whether the Day Worker Center of Mountain View can occupy...

Original post made on May. 12, 2009
Last comment by Seer, on May 13, 2009 at 9:05 am | 3 comments | 2230 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain board postpones action on service cuts

Caltrain's board of directors Thursday postponed voting on a set of proposed service cuts and fare hikes intended to...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2011
Last comment by Alfred, on Apr 8, 2011 at 8:08 am | 1 comment | 2230 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Last Namesake of Lawson's Grocery Dies

Thank you for your article on the passing of my father, Don Lawson. I felt like you captured the fact that he was a man of...

Original post made by Beth Lawson-Hyland on Sep. 24, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2229 Views

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Worker Center's zoning approved

Despite protest from neighbors, the Day Worker Center of Mountain View was given a special permit to operate out of its new...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2009
Last comment by JO, on Feb 20, 2009 at 3:21 pm | 1 comment | 2229 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dew you know the weather forecast?

Welcome to Mountain Dew, California. The folks at Weather.com have accidentally renamed our fine city after a soft drink. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2011
Last comment by Monk-E, on Jul 6, 2011 at 9:50 am | 8 comments | 2229 Views

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Zipcars to come to downtown

The City Council voted quietly and unanimously to allow car-sharing company Zipcar to park four of its cars in downtown Mountain...

Original post made on May. 20, 2013
Last comment by Martin, on Jun 6, 2013 at 1:23 pm | 12 comments | 2228 Views

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Budget fire vs. house fires

Balancing the city's budget this year and next doesn't appear to require any too-painful budget cuts. But in the longer run,...

Original post made on May. 28, 2009
Last comment by Concerned, on May 31, 2009 at 9:45 pm | 6 comments | 2228 Views

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Police expect heavy concert traffic Wednesday

Mountain View commuters should expect a major traffic jam Wednesday afternoon and evening, July 27, due to a sold-out concert...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2011
Last comment by CC, on Jul 28, 2011 at 12:46 pm | 19 comments | 2228 Views

AROUND TOWN

Library holds naturalization workshop

A naturalization information session, hosted by the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services, will be held on Wednesday,...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2015
Last comment by Debbie, on Jan 28, 2015 at 1:16 pm | 2 comments | 2227 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

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

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

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2012
Last comment by William S., on Feb 22, 2012 at 6:32 am | 4 comments | 2227 Views
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