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Is flood protection project 'political engineering?'

As the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors mulls over plans for a flood basin at Rancho San Antonio park, a local civil...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2013
Last comment by Resident, on Jun 25, 2013 at 10:48 pm | 11 comments | 2271 Views

AROUND TOWN

Meet baby farm animals on Deer Hollow tours

Deer Hollow Farm is opening for two spring farm tours, giving locals a chance to take the kids to meet the farm's new kids...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2011
Last comment by greycat, on Apr 14, 2011 at 4:38 pm | 2 comments | 2270 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Back to school: more students, more choices

Mountain View elementary and middle schools are taking on more students this year and adding to their course offerings, and...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2011
Last comment by Seriously?, on Aug 26, 2011 at 10:38 pm | 7 comments | 2269 Views

ELECTIONS

Voters Guide: June's primary is a whole new ballgame

When voters go to the polls June 5, they'll be voting in a primary election unlike any in recent history. ==B Related stories:== •...

Original post made on May. 25, 2012
Last comment by Neighbor Next Door, on May 25, 2012 at 12:42 am | 1 comment | 2269 Views

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East Palo Alto man arrested for indecent exposure

Police have arrested an East Palo Alto man on charges that he exposed himself to at least three people last month at the...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2015
Last comment by 2 helped it happen again, on Apr 15, 2015 at 1:12 pm | 1 comment | 2269 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Colleges slashed but K-12 spared in Brown's state budget proposal

Gov. Jerry Brown's proposed budget cuts drew positive reactions from school officials in local elementary, middle and high...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2011
Last comment by Roland R, on Jan 18, 2011 at 6:02 pm | 7 comments | 2268 Views

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 | 2267 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Grade separation anxiety

Experts at a meeting held last week by the California High-Speed Rail Authority revealed several design requirements which...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by mv resident, on Oct 16, 2009 at 10:19 am | 1 comment | 2266 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City museum plan is history

City officials have received a letter from the Mountain View Historical Association that axes the city's plans to put a history...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2012
Last comment by Catherine, on Feb 2, 2012 at 5:03 pm | 10 comments | 2266 Views

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High speed rail meeting fails to sway crowd

While it didn't degenerate into a shouting match, there wasn't a lot of love either from the 100-plus people who showed up...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2010
Last comment by localmom, on Mar 2, 2010 at 8:17 pm | 21 comments | 2266 Views

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Former Chez TJ chef earns three Michelin stars

Christopher Kostow, the chef who won two stars in the prestigious Michelin restaurant guide while at Mountain View's Chez...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2010
Last comment by Jes' Sayin', on Oct 27, 2010 at 2:44 pm | 1 comment | 2266 Views

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Palo Alto to repave San Antonio Road near MV border

Palo Alto is set to launch today, Monday, the next phase of the San Antonio Road construction project, an effort that includes...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2012
Last comment by My Slacker Way, on Aug 15, 2012 at 6:01 pm | 4 comments | 2266 Views

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Planning Commission Considers Making Shared Parking Mandatory for San Antonio Center

Last night, the Environmental Planning Commission held a Study Session for the San Antonio Center Precise Plan. Among the...

Original post made by Jim Neal on May. 22, 2014
Last comment by Linda Curtis, on May 24, 2014 at 1:51 pm | 1 comment | 2266 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Grim school-funding outlook will get grimmer

Grim and grimmer: That's the outlook for California public school funding at least until 2012, state Sen. Joe Simitian, D-Palo...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2009
Last comment by Old Ben, on Jun 16, 2009 at 11:48 am | 3 comments | 2265 Views

OTHER ISSUES

President dines in Woodside Thursday night

President Barack Obama waves from the back seat of a Chevy Suburban on his way to a dinner with high-tech executives in Woodside...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2011
Last comment by Old Ben, on Feb 20, 2011 at 1:06 am | 4 comments | 2265 Views

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Abe-Koga drops bid for county supervisor

On Thursday, Mountain View City Council member Margaret Abe-Koga announced that she is ending her campaign for Santa Clara...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2012
Last comment by Political Insider, on Jan 7, 2012 at 1:00 pm | 6 comments | 2265 Views

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Nearly 1,000 lightning strikes recorded in Bay Area

Lightning struck 978 times in the Bay Area Thursday night during a dry storm that prompted a Red Flag Warning for fire danger,...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2015
Last comment by Electric Blue, on Aug 7, 2015 at 10:19 pm | 3 comments | 2265 Views

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Owners seek shelter from 'CS' regulations

Likening the Commercial Service zone along Old Middlefield Way to a dying coral reef, property owners of offices, repair...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2009
Last comment by BULL DOZER, on Mar 14, 2009 at 4:29 pm | 1 comment | 2264 Views

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Web site's scores, comments can set the price

Thanks to GreatSchools.net, when buyers shop for homes in Mountain View, they often know minute details on the local schools...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2009
Last comment by Not a teacher, on Apr 15, 2009 at 8:58 am | 12 comments | 2264 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Following' food

Vince Guasch, who runs The Louisiana Territory, a Mountain View-based food truck, says social networks, such as Facebook...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2010
Last comment by Michael Montaņo, on Aug 10, 2010 at 9:17 pm | 6 comments | 2264 Views
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Abruzzo for Work, Amelia for Family, Rome for Love
By Laura Stec | 5 comments | 1,787 views