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Council appoints Quinn as city attorney

The City Council chose Jannie Quinn to take the reins as Mountain View's City Attorney after she did the job on an interim...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2010
Last comment by the299crew, on Jun 30, 2010 at 8:36 am | 2 comments | 1661 Views

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A worker for a day

With a 1,500 square-foot backyard, including a small orchard of apricot, nectarine and apple trees, a large vegetable patch,...

Original post made on May. 13, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on May 15, 2011 at 8:09 am | 4 comments | 1661 Views

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Local actor's Cinderella story

For Nick Spangler, stage fright is not an option. While many would crumble under the pressure, Spangler thrives on it. It's...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2013
Last comment by Mary, on Jul 10, 2013 at 3:00 pm | 1 comment | 1661 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Simitian pushes bill to change kinder cutoff date

State Sen. Joe Simitian has joined a chorus of child-development experts in calling for California children to be 5 years...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by Lourdes Calande, on Apr 15, 2010 at 8:50 pm | 4 comments | 1660 Views

OTHER ISSUES

'Pretty good chances' of finding alien life in next 25 years

Based on technological advances and predictions made by luminaries like Carl Sagan, it is a "real possibility" that alien...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2010
Last comment by Mr. Big, on Sep 1, 2010 at 2:14 am | 4 comments | 1660 Views

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Minor quake hits Santa Clara County

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.2 struck Wednesday evening in Santa...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2010
Last comment by Kidding?, on Sep 9, 2010 at 5:38 pm | 2 comments | 1660 Views

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Council: what to do with $30 million from Google?

Now that Google has agreed to pay for a $30 million land lease up front, laying off city employees to fix the city's budget...

Original post made on May. 5, 2011
Last comment by Diane Dropik, on May 12, 2011 at 4:35 pm | 2 comments | 1660 Views

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Molly Magees employee punched in face

A man was arrested on March 16 after allegedly punching a Molly Magees employee in the face, police said. Read the full...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2012
Last comment by stan, on Mar 20, 2012 at 4:05 pm | 2 comments | 1660 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD, Bullis pass five-year agreement

After a marathon mediation meeting that ended at 4 a.m., the Los Altos School District and Bullis Charter School last night...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2014
Last comment by Looks Suspicious, on Jul 30, 2014 at 11:28 am | 7 comments | 1660 Views

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Spare the Air alert a possibility for Christmas

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District is asking residents to check before burning any wood fires this week, as roasting...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2009
Last comment by USA, on Dec 24, 2009 at 10:20 am | 7 comments | 1659 Views

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Deer Hollow Park - Mountain View considering stopping funding

Apparently, posters are being put up at Deer Hollow Farm stating that Mountain View is thinking about stopping the funding...

Original post made by Margaret on Feb. 22, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1659 Views

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Palo Alto hopes to lure industry to MV border

After seeing a surge of housing in several south Palo Alto neighborhoods over the past decades, city officials are now poised...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2012
Last comment by Mike, on Feb 21, 2012 at 10:48 am | 5 comments | 1659 Views

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Pedal-powered taxis roll down Castro

The latest form of transit in downtown Mountain View may be low-tech, but it also seems a perfect fit for these modern times,...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2010
Last comment by Jack Naybor, on Jan 25, 2010 at 10:05 pm | 11 comments | 1658 Views

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New perk for 'Gayglers'

Last Thursday, some tax relief for gay employees was added to the long list of world-renowned benefits enjoyed by workers...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2010
Last comment by mark, on Jul 12, 2010 at 9:46 pm | 16 comments | 1658 Views

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Summer months treacherous for teen drivers

For parents of teens with freshly minted drivers licenses, the good news is that the Fourth of July has passed. The bad news...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2013
Last comment by RJ, on Jul 24, 2013 at 4:08 pm | 4 comments | 1658 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools, like their students, may grow taller

Mountain View Whisman schools could grow vertically to accommodate increasing enrollment, if initial designs presented to...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2010
Last comment by Martha, on Feb 12, 2010 at 4:51 pm | 2 comments | 1657 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVLA is Bay Area's first district to go all-green

The Mountain View-Los Altos High School District is the first district in the Bay Area to have all of its campuses and facilities...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2011
Last comment by A few facts, on Oct 27, 2011 at 4:26 pm | 6 comments | 1657 Views

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Advocates: Pedestrian plan up for vote lacks detail

A plan that could take the city's walkability up a notch is going in front of the City Council on Tuesday, Jan. 15, but those...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 10, 2013 at 5:35 pm | 1 comment | 1657 Views

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Expired medication drop-off day

Keep expired medication out of the water supply by bringing old prescriptions to a special drop-off day on Saturday, April...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2011
Last comment by LL, on Apr 29, 2011 at 4:08 pm | 2 comments | 1656 Views

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Undercover cop sheds disguise

An officer from the Mountain View Police Department emerged from his undercover assignment last week, and in doing so shed...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1656 Views
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