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OTHER ISSUES

Diridon could be on track back to rail-authority board -- with a big IF

Rod Diridon is taking his recent dismissal from the California High Speed Rail Authority board of directors with a philosophic...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2011
Last comment by dfb, on Jan 11, 2011 at 1:49 am | 1 comment | 1237 Views

AROUND TOWN

Suicide attempt or botched burglary?

What initially appeared to be a grisly suicide attempt is more likely the result of a burglary gone terribly wrong, police...

Original post made on May. 2, 2012
Last comment by USA, on May 3, 2012 at 8:13 pm | 9 comments | 1237 Views

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What happens when tax district sunsets?

The city's "downtown revitalization district," a special tax district created to give that neighborhood a boost, is set to...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2010
Last comment by Political Insider, on Mar 7, 2010 at 10:40 pm | 11 comments | 1236 Views

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Decision on Minton's project put off till April 27

The City Council's decision on whether to allow more than 200 new apartments on Evelyn Avenue across from the downtown train...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by Plato, on Apr 1, 2010 at 8:48 pm | 5 comments | 1236 Views

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former MV Voice reporter tells his life story in the New York Times

Great article in the New York Times by Jose Vargas, who grew up in Mountain View and was a MV Voice reporter at one time,...

Original post made by NYT reader on Jun. 22, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1236 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Winter's 13th Spare the Air alert issued

Weather conditions forecast for Wednesday are expected to create unhealthy air quality in the Bay Area, and the Bay Area...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2012
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on Jan 12, 2012 at 7:38 pm | 1 comment | 1236 Views

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Bay Area median home prices, sales up in May

The median sale price for Bay Area homes rose for the second consecutive month in May -- up 7.5 percent from a year ago --...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2012
Last comment by Mr Advice, on Jun 18, 2012 at 1:14 pm | 1 comment | 1236 Views

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Knife-wielding man robs downtown Wells Fargo

A man brandishing a knife robbed the Wells Fargo Bank on Castro Street on Monday morning before fleeing into nearby Pioneer...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2010
Last comment by Just a thought, on Jan 14, 2010 at 1:04 am | 23 comments | 1235 Views

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City could buy Castro Street properties

The City Council considered the purchase of a quarter acre of prime real estate on Castro Street during a closed meeting...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2010
Last comment by becky, on Jan 25, 2010 at 1:09 pm | 10 comments | 1235 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Water use flowing downward, city finds

The economic recession appears to have been good for water conservation, with total water use in 2009 reported to be the...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2010
Last comment by William Symons, on Apr 6, 2010 at 9:12 am | 1 comment | 1235 Views

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City looking at busy year in 2011

It may prove to be one of the most pivotal years in city history, for the simple reason that a new city manager will be hired...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2011
Last comment by BD, on Jan 6, 2011 at 3:44 pm | 1 comment | 1235 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Local heroes honored in state ceremony

Mountain View public safety dispatcher Jen Wandruff and 8-year-old resident D'Jana Wright will be honored as heroes today...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2011
Last comment by Jennifer, on Sep 11, 2013 at 1:25 pm | 2 comments | 1235 Views

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Woman sentenced for embezzlement

A Mountain View woman who pleaded no contest to embezzling $350,000 from a Redwood City construction company was sentenced...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2012
Last comment by sean, on Dec 14, 2012 at 5:05 pm | 2 comments | 1235 Views

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Report: NASA Ames boosts Bay Area's economy

The United States economy gets a substantial return on every tax dollar spent by NASA Ames, which generates $877 million...

Original post made on May. 11, 2010
Last comment by moreLocalBenefitThanYouImagine, on May 13, 2010 at 10:45 pm | 6 comments | 1234 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Twenty- One LAHS Students Go to Haiti

Olivia adds one last shovel of dirt to the wheel barrow. Flo and Amada on opposite ends power the dirt to the top of a...

Original post made by carlrbabb on Apr. 18, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1234 Views

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SUV knocks over signal pole

A sport utility vehicle knocked over a traffic signal pole Tuesday evening, Feb. 22, at the intersection of Bush Street and...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2011
Last comment by Marti, on Feb 24, 2011 at 2:53 pm | 7 comments | 1233 Views

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Attempted rape at Mountain View motel

Police are searching for a man accused of sexually assaulting a female employee of a Mountain View motel on Sunday, Nov....

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2011
Last comment by brave, on Nov 15, 2011 at 5:40 pm | 1 comment | 1233 Views

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CSMA's World Harmony Chorus, Friends & Family Concert - Mon, Jan. 25

Join members of this CSMA chorus as they share songs from around the world! Be inspired to sing when you experience this...

Original post made by csma on Jan. 14, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1232 Views

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VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Improving public transit

This week, in Voices Around Town, we asked people on Castro Street how they thought Mountain View's public transit could...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2011
Last comment by Jes' Sayin', on Jun 27, 2011 at 2:36 pm | 1 comment | 1232 Views

OTHER ISSUES

The Ban on Freedom of Choice

I got involved with city politics just a few short months ago because of the ban on smoking. Little did I know just...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Apr. 25, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on May 1, 2012 at 3:04 pm | 1 comment | 1232 Views
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