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OTHER ISSUES

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 | 1754 Views

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Palo Alto, other cities explore merging services

Palo Alto, Mountain View, Los Altos and Sunnyvale city managers are considering merging their emergency-dispatch centers,...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2011
Last comment by Private Investor, on Jan 20, 2011 at 11:22 am | 3 comments | 1752 Views

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Google Jet Finds New Uses

From today's San Francisco Chronicle: "Strange de Jim shares a revelation from Janet Lowe's book, "Google Speaks: Secrets...

Original post made by Bernie Brightman on Jun. 4, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1751 Views

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Thief swipes deadbolt, nothing else

Nothing but the electronic deadbolt appears to have been stolen from a bank-owned property located at 177 Fairchild Ave.,...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2011
Last comment by Gosh!, on Jan 4, 2011 at 11:05 pm | 3 comments | 1751 Views

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Offices OK'd for work furlough site

A Middlefield Road building that once housed over 100 convicts on work-furlough can soon be scraped to allow a three-story...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2011
Last comment by Nuts and Gum, on Aug 30, 2011 at 2:02 pm | 2 comments | 1751 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 | 1751 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Judge: Bullis must reveal info on donors, enrollment

A judge has ruled that Bullis Charter School must provide records on its enrollment and fundraising practices, despite arguments...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2013
Last comment by Lynn Kopf Reed, on Jan 22, 2013 at 8:05 pm | 19 comments | 1751 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Judge: LASD may split Bullis

In the latest decision in the ongoing legal battle between Bullis Charter School and the Los Altos School District, a judge...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2013
Last comment by Just Say No to Kool-Aide, on Jul 8, 2013 at 3:59 pm | 23 comments | 1751 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Back to school

Kindergartner Ava Taylor, 4, gets an uplifting hug from big sister Ellie, 7, as brother Silas, 6, looks on. It was Ava's...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2010
Last comment by Tray, on Aug 27, 2010 at 9:04 am | 5 comments | 1750 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Donate Used Musical Instruments

Is your child’s old cello sitting in the corner, unused? Have your son outgrown your guitar? Is your daughter’s recorder...

Original post made by Ryan Young on Mar. 4, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1750 Views

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High-speed-rail agency strapped for cash

High-speed-rail agency strapped for cash Rail authority looks for a state loan for 800-mile high-speed-train line by...

Original post made by HSR Bankrupt on Mar. 24, 2009
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Mar 24, 2009 at 12:45 pm | 1 comment | 1749 Views

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Cops that Care seeks gifts for local children

As it does every year around the holidays, the Mountain View Police Department is looking for new, unwrapped toys and clothing,...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2009
Last comment by MG, on Dec 17, 2009 at 1:10 pm | 7 comments | 1749 Views

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Top managers in Mountain View, Santa Clara earn top dollar compared to peers in larger San Jose

See today's August 8, 2010 article on how overpaid out city employees are: http://www.mercurynews.com/breaking-news/ci_15688525?nclick_check=1 ...

Original post made by Observer on Aug. 8, 2010
Last comment by "Just Think About It", on Aug 14, 2010 at 9:05 am | 8 comments | 1749 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 | 1749 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bee enthusiast upset over hive's removal

One Mountain View resident is upset that a beehive was removed from a tree on the 700 block of Independence Avenue. The bees...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2012
Last comment by man and van croydon, on Sep 13, 2012 at 1:18 am | 6 comments | 1749 Views

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Council approves $625K for downtown studies

The City Council approved a slew of studies worth $625,000 Tuesday to help navigate the future of Castro Street, where officials...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by New MV resident, on Apr 21, 2010 at 10:00 am | 27 comments | 1747 Views

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Shoreline

Why didn't you do a story on the fiasco at Shoreline for the Food Network event - was it because it wasn't as sensational...

Original post made by mary on Jun. 17, 2009
Last comment by Don Frances, on Jun 18, 2009 at 10:27 am | 12 comments | 1746 Views

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Caltrain faces $30M gap, 'drastic' cutbacks

Caltrain's already hard-pressed Peninsula commute service faces a $30 million deficit this year and is planning "drastic"...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2011
Last comment by Alice, on Jan 25, 2011 at 6:58 pm | 13 comments | 1746 Views

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City launches war on silent killer of redwoods

Mountain View City Council members finally approved a $3 million project last week that may save redwood trees in Mountain...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2012
Last comment by Joel B, on Jul 10, 2012 at 10:10 pm | 2 comments | 1746 Views

SPORTS

New football coach hopes to energize the Eagles

For the past two years, Trevor Pruitt has been proud to help lead the Mountain View High School Spartans varsity football...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2013
Last comment by Theresa, on Feb 25, 2013 at 4:23 pm | 1 comment | 1746 Views
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