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How a front yard turned into an elephant habitat

Some homeowners deck their yards with garden gnomes; others go for pink flamingos. Christina Yin and Michael Maung have all...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2016
Last comment by harvardmom, on May 1, 2016 at 6:39 am | 7 comments | 2439 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Eshoo dedicates post office branch in honor of local soldier

Mountain View's downtown post office was dedicated this weekend to Ken Ballard, the Mountain View High School graduate who...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2013
Last comment by Mary, on Apr 15, 2013 at 4:41 pm | 1 comment | 2438 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Challenge Bicycle Ride today (Sunday)

Did anyone participate? How was it?...

Original post made by GSB on May. 3, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2437 Views

AROUND TOWN

Any one know what was going on yesterday on California ave between Escuela and Rengstorff

It was blocked off and there was a huge crowd. I don't see anything in the news yet....

Original post made by Alex on Jun. 30, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2437 Views

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Local Spanish-language theater troupe melds art, education

Mountain View resident Veronica Meza laughs when asked about the Spanish-language play she is directing for her nonprofit...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2010
Last comment by Veronica Meza, on May 16, 2010 at 3:56 pm | 3 comments | 2437 Views

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Man robs Mountain View bank

A man walked into a Mountain View bank on Friday, demanded money from a teller, was given an undisclosed amount of cash and...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2010
Last comment by Greg David, on Nov 6, 2010 at 11:52 pm | 11 comments | 2437 Views

RESTAURANTS

Fois Gras Users Defy Ban

Two responses here... 1) Ducks and geese force fed to produce overly large livers ( for fois gras ) do not suffer; they...

Original post made by Lawrence Wallace on Jul. 19, 2012
Last comment by Quacker, on Aug 3, 2012 at 10:37 pm | 1 comment | 2437 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Senior health services all under one roof

El Camino Hospital's board of directors recently approved funding for a new health center that will focus on preventative...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2011
Last comment by Amy, on Mar 23, 2011 at 4:52 pm | 2 comments | 2436 Views

OTHER ISSUES

New hope for city's burrowing owls

Burrowing owls being driven close to extinction by development pressures may have a chance of survival under a new plan that...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2012
Last comment by Gail Cheeseman, on Apr 14, 2012 at 12:39 pm | 20 comments | 2436 Views

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Man robs adult video store

A man held up the adult video and book store on El Camino Real on Dec. 30, threatening the on-duty clerk with what he claimed...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2011
Last comment by a, on Jan 10, 2011 at 11:57 am | 10 comments | 2436 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mountain View business owner indicted on arson, fraud charges

A Mountain View business owner has been indicted by a federal grand jury on charges of wire fraud, mail fraud and arson,...

Original post made on May. 19, 2011
Last comment by The Eye, on May 20, 2011 at 6:41 pm | 12 comments | 2435 Views

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Power Outage 2 Nights in a Row???

And at the same hours (8-10pm)!!!! Sunday night, it started with a series of brown outs which nearly killed my electronics,...

Original post made by darkness on Apr. 13, 2009
Last comment by Jen, on Apr 15, 2009 at 8:33 pm | 5 comments | 2435 Views

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End of an era: Duggan stepping down

Few things put as big a smile on City Manager Kevin Duggan's face as his story of meeting the founders of Google. When Larry...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on Apr 24, 2011 at 8:43 am | 1 comment | 2435 Views

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Save the Annex or risk flooding the hospital?

In early October the City Council will be asked to either protect the El Camino Hospital area in a major flood or keep a...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2011
Last comment by Frank Ski, on Sep 22, 2011 at 3:30 pm | 8 comments | 2435 Views

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Police detain driver found near Google buildings

Police detained the driver of a vehicle reported to be near Google buildings in Mountain View early this morning. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2016
There are no comments yet. 2435 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Judge: LASD may split Bullis

In the latest decision in the ongoing legal battle between Bullis Charter School and the Los Altos School District, a judge...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2013
Last comment by Just Say No to Kool-Aide, on Jul 8, 2013 at 3:59 pm | 23 comments | 2434 Views

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White House: NASA responsible for Hangar One

After months of review, the federal government has concluded that NASA Ames will have to pay for any restoration of historic...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2010
Last comment by Citizen, on Mar 26, 2011 at 9:20 pm | 16 comments | 2434 Views

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Low income parents can insure their kids

In the fall of 2010, my niece and nephew lost their health coverage due to their father changing employers. At the time,...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2011
Last comment by Hopes for US, on Jun 4, 2011 at 2:42 pm | 1 comment | 2434 Views

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Developer wants to demolish historic home

One of the first homes ever built in Mountain View's downtown area would be demolished if developer Roger Burnell's proposal...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2012
Last comment by something smells, on Jun 13, 2012 at 6:06 pm | 17 comments | 2434 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Second Spare the Air day called for Tuesday

A second consecutive Spare the Air day has been issued in the Bay Area for Tuesday because forecasts calling for high temperatures...

Original post made on May. 13, 2014
Last comment by Moo, on May 15, 2014 at 3:13 am | 3 comments | 2433 Views
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