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OTHER ISSUES

Spare the Air alert issued for today

Weather predictions for Thursday in the Bay Area have prompted air quality officials to issue the third Winter Spare the...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2011
Last comment by vfree, on Jan 6, 2011 at 2:48 pm | 1 comment | 2122 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Nobel winner dies of apparent heart attack

Dr. Baruch "Barry" Blumberg, a Nobel Prize winner, died of an apparent heart attack at NASA Ames Research Center at Moffett...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2011
Last comment by Voice_Vigilante, on Apr 9, 2011 at 5:01 pm | 4 comments | 2122 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Antonio: Council lukewarm on revamped shopping center plans

After being "underwhelmed" by the plan in May, a majority of the City Council did not entirely reject revised plans to revamp...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by tommygee, on Sep 9, 2010 at 3:39 pm | 9 comments | 2122 Views

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AT&T pushes for lots of small 4G antennas

To feed the city's data hungry smart-phone users, the case was presented to the City Council Tuesday for installing a network...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2011
Last comment by Greg, on Sep 8, 2012 at 4:59 pm | 3 comments | 2122 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

When background checks miss the mark

How a Peninsula private school unknowingly hired a teacher with a decades-long history of child molestation allegations....

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Apr 12, 2012 at 8:15 am | 7 comments | 2121 Views

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Hotel deal worries council dissenter

After seeking a hotel and conference center for over 20 years, the city of Mountain View is finally near a deal for one in...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Kinkio, on Apr 26, 2009 at 5:47 pm | 1 comment | 2121 Views

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Day Worker Center Needs Donations for Kitchen Renovation

Last night I had the pleasure of attending the Kitchen Renovation fundraiser at Morocco's for the Day Worker Center which...

Original post made by Jim Neal on May. 21, 2014
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Jun 20, 2014 at 9:14 am | 3 comments | 2121 Views

OTHER ISSUES

'Very brazen' theft of flat-screen TV

A large flat-screen television was stolen from the Mountain View Sears on Friday by a "very brazen" man, police said. Read...

Original post made on May. 16, 2011
Last comment by letsgetreal, on May 18, 2011 at 9:16 am | 5 comments | 2120 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Local school is a 'hidden gem'

Though it is often discounted as one of the lowest performing local schools, Castro Elementary School is a "hidden gem" in...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2012
Last comment by saw-it-through-know-better-now, on Mar 1, 2013 at 10:09 am | 8 comments | 2119 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bay Area has most "mega commuters" in nation

Bay Area residents are more than four times more likely to be "mega commuters," according to a new report by the U.S. Census...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2013
Last comment by kristine, on Mar 7, 2013 at 3:43 pm | 5 comments | 2119 Views

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A happy homecoming

Air National Guard Sgt. Jesus Feliciano is embraced by his children, fraternal twins Tristan and Adriana, when he returned...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2013
Last comment by USA, on Jun 14, 2013 at 10:45 pm | 2 comments | 2119 Views

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Worker Center gets council nod

In a drama-filled meeting Tuesday night, the City Council voted unanimously to allow the Day Worker Center of Mountain View...

Original post made on May. 14, 2009
Last comment by Alison, on May 19, 2009 at 11:31 pm | 5 comments | 2119 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Menlo Park joins high-speed-rail lawsuit

Mountain View's neighbors to the north are teaming up against the California High-Speed Rail Authority. The Menlo Park City...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2010
Last comment by eric, on Sep 23, 2010 at 9:50 am | 4 comments | 2117 Views

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Will cars drive off into the sunset?

As Mountain View continues to reevaluate its development options for the next 20 years as part of its General Plan update,...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2009
Last comment by Thank you, on Aug 4, 2009 at 6:58 pm | 2 comments | 2117 Views

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CSA covers 'the basic needs'

Mountain View resident Eric Ross is all smiles as he greets a volunteer at the Community Services Agency and begins selecting...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2009
Last comment by thank you csa, on Dec 18, 2009 at 2:17 pm | 1 comment | 2117 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Too young to debate? That's debatable

It's been getting harder for the parents of some Huff Elementary School parents to pull the "Because I told you so" card...

Original post made on May. 7, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on May 8, 2013 at 6:20 pm | 4 comments | 2116 Views

ELECTIONS

Six qualify to run for City Council

Two incumbent City Council members and four newcomers will compete for four seats on the Mountain View City Council this...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2012
Last comment by Nick, on Aug 15, 2012 at 10:24 pm | 2 comments | 2116 Views

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Hurled asphalt shatters patrol car's window

Authorities are looking for whoever threw a chunk of asphalt onto a California Highway Patrol car in Mountain View on Thursday,...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2009
Last comment by The Eye, on Dec 24, 2009 at 3:07 pm | 10 comments | 2116 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVWSD wants Your remodel to pay for Their remodel

Anyone notice that the school board recently increased Developer Fees on residential construction and reconstruction to $2.13/sq...

Original post made by anonymous on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by district insider, on May 15, 2012 at 4:47 pm | 2 comments | 2115 Views

OTHER ISSUES

NASA unveils innovative new tech

NASA Ames unveiled a little computer-operated machine that can manufacture spare spacecraft parts in space, including the...

Original post made on May. 30, 2013
Last comment by the_punnisher, on Jun 3, 2013 at 6:59 pm | 6 comments | 2115 Views
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