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AROUND TOWN

No pie in the sky for Moffett Field company

The latest thing set to float above Moffett Field isn't a Zeppelin or helicopter prototype, it's a spinning helium balloon...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2010
Last comment by Flyer, on Apr 6, 2010 at 7:44 am | 9 comments | 1674 Views

ELECTIONS

New Mayor's Award may be here to stay

After two years of not having a mayor's award, Mayor Jac Siegel has resurrected it and is seeking nominations for outstanding...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2011
Last comment by gcoladon, on Sep 12, 2011 at 2:43 pm | 1 comment | 1674 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1674 Views

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Animal shelters drop adoption fees for holidays

Humane Society Silicon Valley (HSSV) and five additional Bay Area animal shelters will take part in the annual Home for the...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2014
Last comment by @Charlene, on Dec 4, 2014 at 9:27 pm | 4 comments | 1674 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bogus 911 calls lead to arrest

While investigating bogus 911 calls, police arrested a man outside of a Mountain View car repair shop early Saturday morning...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2011
Last comment by Its become very clear, on Jun 1, 2011 at 1:57 pm | 2 comments | 1673 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hospital pay cap qualifies for ballot

Voters will decide if executive pay at El Camino Hospital should be capped, as a Peninsula labor group says it has gotten...

Original post made on May. 7, 2012
Last comment by ECH Employee, on May 8, 2012 at 9:54 am | 12 comments | 1673 Views

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MV teen death ruled a suicide

The death of a teenage boy in an incident that led to an apartment evacuation at 2025 California St. in September has been...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2014
Last comment by Valley Resident, 2 hours ago | 4 comments | 1673 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Educators applaud proposed changes to NCLB

When President Barack Obama announced this year's budget on Feb. 1, it included a plan to reform the No Child Left Behind...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2010
Last comment by Parent, on Feb 12, 2010 at 2:21 pm | 2 comments | 1672 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bay Area looks to cash in on high-speed-rail funds

Peninsula cities and transportation officials see California's proposed high-speed rail system as both a looming threat and...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2012
Last comment by Christopher Parkinson, on Mar 14, 2012 at 12:29 pm | 12 comments | 1671 Views

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Tuesday, Nov. 6

[http://events.stanford.edu/events/336/33655/ ==B Author:== 'The Orphan Master's Son'] Stanford English Professor Adam Johnson...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Nov 6, 2012 at 12:48 pm | 1 comment | 1671 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Simitian revives 'Breast Cancer Detection' bill

After seeing his first effort thwarted by a governor's veto, state Sen. Joe Simitian on Wednesday reintroduced a bill requiring...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2012
Last comment by kman, on Mar 30, 2012 at 4:43 pm | 2 comments | 1670 Views

AROUND TOWN

Smiling faces at 38th Art & Wine Festival

Michelle Buretz has her caricature drawn by artist John Pearson at the Art & Wine Festival in downtown Mountain View on Sunday,...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by Anna, on Sep 19, 2009 at 9:59 am | 3 comments | 1669 Views

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Co-op preschool will close without a new home

A 56-year-old local co-op preschool may shut its doors forever if it cannot find a new home by next summer, as its lease...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2010
Last comment by Where do I sign up?, on Aug 28, 2010 at 10:48 pm | 5 comments | 1669 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bay Area has most "mega commuters" in nation

Bay Area residents are more than four times more likely to be "mega commuters," according to a new report by the U.S. Census...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2013
Last comment by kristine, on Mar 7, 2013 at 3:43 pm | 5 comments | 1669 Views

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Council OKs 21 homes

A largely vacant 1.4-acre lot at 137 Easy St. may soon be home to a development of row houses after the council unanimously...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2013
Last comment by Ada Resi, on Jun 17, 2013 at 12:27 pm | 5 comments | 1669 Views

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No police cuts for now — but 'tier two' option has some concerned

The Mountain View Police Department escaped the chopping block as the city's budget was carved out Tuesday. But like their...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2009
Last comment by Steve, on Jun 5, 2009 at 5:49 pm | 4 comments | 1668 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Navy: Hangar One's contaminated cork walls must go

Unless NASA Ames takes on the responsibility of dealing with some newfound toxic dust, it appears that the U.S. Navy is moving...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2010
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Aug 6, 2010 at 11:33 am | 3 comments | 1668 Views

AROUND TOWN

Septuagenarian robbed at Walmart

Two men snatched $350 from a 70-year-old Walmart customer's hand as he shopped on New Year's Eve at around 3:30 p.m. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2011
Last comment by "Just Think About It", on Jan 10, 2011 at 12:58 pm | 20 comments | 1668 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Heads in the clouds

Bay Area students explored aircraft like this C-130 Hercules turboprop at NASA Ames Research Center on April 8 at Yuri's...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2011
Last comment by Dumas, on Apr 18, 2011 at 7:04 pm | 1 comment | 1668 Views

AROUND TOWN

Worst Stretch of highway ANYWHERE

OK, I have had enough of this stretch of road. It's dangerous. It's poorly designed. It's full of ridges, holes and bumps....

Original post made by driverX on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by Ralph Buchanan, on Mar 10, 2010 at 10:26 pm | 10 comments | 1667 Views
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