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High-speed rail wins legal battle

An effort by Peninsula cities to stop California's high-speed-rail project came to a screeching halt Thursday when a Sacramento...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2013
Last comment by Old Ben, on Mar 4, 2013 at 11:54 am | 10 comments | 1501 Views

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Heavy rain, high winds expected to last

Monday's heavy rain and high winds are expected to last through the week and bring nearly 10 inches of rain to the Bay Area,...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2010
Last comment by HandyAndy, on Jan 19, 2010 at 9:04 am | 1 comment | 1500 Views

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Elon Musk has NASA Ames to thank

When Elon Musk's Dragon spacecraft re-entered earth's atmosphere May 31 it did so courtesy of a heat shield material developed...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2012
Last comment by James, on Jun 14, 2012 at 2:15 pm | 1 comment | 1500 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman eyes new school bond

Local elementary and middle school district officials are weighing whether to put a bond measure on the 2012 ballot, and...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2011
Last comment by John Doe, on Nov 24, 2011 at 3:00 am | 1 comment | 1499 Views

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Mayfield's 260 homes nearly a done deal

While details about trees and architecture have yet to be worked out, the City Council approved a master plan for a 260-unit...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by Garrett, on Jun 28, 2011 at 4:23 pm | 11 comments | 1498 Views

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Back to its old haunt

After a brief hiatus the city's favorite front yard Halloween attraction will be back in action this weekend. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2011
Last comment by lindaloo, on Nov 1, 2011 at 2:57 pm | 5 comments | 1498 Views

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Council interested in property swap for office project

Last week the City Council gave city staff the green light to begin negotiating a city property swap that will allow a developer...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2012
Last comment by Mr. Nice, on Mar 10, 2012 at 3:57 pm | 10 comments | 1498 Views

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High-speed-rail critics eye fresh legal challenges

As state officials prepare to approve the environmental analysis for California's planned high-speed-rail system, Mountain...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2012
Last comment by Martin Engel, on Apr 14, 2012 at 5:14 pm | 1 comment | 1498 Views

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iPad Mini stolen in burglary

An iPad Mini was stolen when a home on the 700 block of Emily Street was burglarized on May 10, police said. Read the full...

Original post made on May. 14, 2013
Last comment by Seriously?, on May 15, 2013 at 8:46 am | 2 comments | 1498 Views

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Zuckerberg calls for immigration reform

The push for immigration reform got a boost last night when Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg gave opening remarks for a film...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2013
Last comment by Mcbutters, on Aug 9, 2013 at 10:12 am | 11 comments | 1498 Views

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Hospital finances healthier this year

El Camino Hospital is off to a "a much smoother" start this fiscal year compared to last year. The board of directors has...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2011
Last comment by Jeremy Engdahl-Johnson, on Jun 19, 2011 at 10:30 am | 3 comments | 1497 Views

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What's next for Moffett Field?

There's a way to maintain Moffett as a lightly used airfield, and NASA should have pursued it before engaging the GSA, says...

Original post made on May. 21, 2012
Last comment by R. Feind, on May 21, 2012 at 9:03 pm | 1 comment | 1497 Views

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TCE vapor test results not verified

Residents of a condo complex at 175 Evandale Avenue say recent tests of their homes for toxic vapors produced erroneous results....

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2013
Last comment by Mr. Big, on Apr 26, 2013 at 3:14 am | 2 comments | 1497 Views

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Running for the prize

Mountain View nonprofit Brute Labs was recently awarded a grant of more than $10,000 to fund the Project RUN! physical education...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2009
Last comment by Dontae, on Oct 20, 2009 at 9:12 am | 3 comments | 1496 Views

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Cash mob gives helping hand to downtown grocer

Ava's Downtown Market and Deli saw a spike in business last weekend when it was visited by an organized "Cash Mob" which...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Marn-Yee Lee, on Mar 29, 2012 at 10:22 am | 5 comments | 1496 Views

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Man killed by train in Mountain View

A man was struck and killed by a southbound train in Mountain View this morning, according to a Caltrain spokeswoman. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1496 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

NASA Ames engineer busted in Craigslist child predator sting

Mercury-News report: http://www.mercurynews.com/crime-courts/ci_20847907/nasa-ames-engineer-arrested-florida-child-sex-sting "When...

Original post made by parent on Jun. 13, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1496 Views

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H1N1 vaccine arrives at county health dept.

The first shipment of H1N1 (swine flu) vaccine — 14,000 doses — have arrived in Santa Clara County, health officials...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2009
Last comment by Concerned Parent, on Oct 11, 2009 at 3:55 am | 2 comments | 1495 Views

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Cops work to keep tabs on sex offenders

Mountain View police say that case of Jaycee Dugard is the "rarest of rare," but concede that it could happen anywhere —...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2010
Last comment by EndGame, on Mar 1, 2010 at 1:59 am | 6 comments | 1495 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Is College Opportunity Getting Out of Reach

The National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education recently revealed the results of a study: How Parents and...

Original post made by carlrbabb on Apr. 11, 2010
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