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OTHER ISSUES

Goodbye recession, city's budget back in the black

After making it through the recession with a hiring freeze and over 30 vacant job positions cut from the city budget, officials...

Original post made on May. 1, 2013
Last comment by Garrett, on May 3, 2013 at 7:13 pm | 15 comments | 2401 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino Hospital wins award for mental health services

El Camino Hospital recently announced that it received the 2015 Outstanding Treatment Provider Award from the National Alliance...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2015
Last comment by Courtney, on Sep 14, 2015 at 11:19 am | 4 comments | 2401 Views

AROUND TOWN

Silicon Valley report shows a 'region at risk'

In an exhaustive study of the region's economy and health, Joint Venture: Silicon Valley Network says the rise of countries...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2010
Last comment by Old Ben, on Feb 18, 2010 at 12:46 am | 17 comments | 2401 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council clears path for 4G antennas

Thanks to a City Council decision Tuesday, cell phone companies may soon be able to build a network of small antennas on...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2011
Last comment by Thomas F, on Feb 9, 2015 at 7:45 am | 3 comments | 2401 Views

AROUND TOWN

Campaign to raise MV's minimum wage heats up

Local activists are organizing residents to speak to the City Council on Tuesday, April 22, in an effort to have the city's...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2014
Last comment by Ted, on Apr 26, 2014 at 4:35 am | 23 comments | 2401 Views

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Council finalizes $15 minimum wage hike

Despite a last stand by local merchants, the Mountain View City Council on Tuesday signed off on the last approval needed...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2015
Last comment by Steve Old Town, on Nov 12, 2015 at 6:09 pm | 10 comments | 2401 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino gives ground to nurses union

After returning to the bargaining table with the nurses' union, El Camino Hospital has partially reinstated one of the benefits...

Original post made on May. 3, 2011
Last comment by Duke, on May 3, 2011 at 11:08 am | 1 comment | 2400 Views

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For some, a 1965 fire still burns

Retired Mountain View firefighters and their families are still feeling the effects of the massive blaze at the Jasco chemical...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2011
Last comment by John Smith, on Feb 9, 2016 at 10:38 am | 4 comments | 2400 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 | 2399 Views

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AAA says gas prices leveling off

After a sharp rise three weeks ago, Bay Area gas prices have leveled off in the past week, due to low demand and an excess...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2009
Last comment by joe hoffman, on Apr 17, 2009 at 10:03 am | 1 comment | 2398 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man smashes window of car with baby inside

A Mountain View man was arrested after smashing the windows of a car with passengers inside, including a baby. No one was...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2011
Last comment by Dumas, on Apr 18, 2011 at 6:18 pm | 6 comments | 2397 Views

SPORTS

A whole new ballgame for Mountain View

Residents celebrated on Saturday as Mountain View unveiled a brand new sports facility designed to give everyone a little...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2015
Last comment by Can't do it, on Nov 23, 2015 at 1:41 pm | 2 comments | 2396 Views

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Fist-fight at gas station escalates quickly

Two men got into a fight at a Mountain View gas station early Tuesday morning, with one brandishing a knife, according to...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by Ws, on May 29, 2013 at 4:35 am | 12 comments | 2396 Views

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Attempted sexual assault reported in Palo Alto

Police are investigating reports of an attempted sexual assault in Palo Alto early Thursday morning. At 12:30 a.m., a girl...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2010
Last comment by anon-nunon-non, on Nov 30, 2010 at 11:14 am | 3 comments | 2396 Views

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SETI raises $200K to stay open

The Mountain View-based SETI Institute, which had to shutter many of its alien-seeking antennas earlier this year due to...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2011
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Aug 19, 2011 at 11:35 am | 3 comments | 2396 Views

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A helping hand in mental health

People hospitalized for a mental illness have a long road ahead of them, with plenty of pitfalls to sidestep as they try...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2015
Last comment by Sarah1000, on Jul 31, 2015 at 5:39 pm | 3 comments | 2396 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Officer arrests boy after bike and foot chase

Police say a 13-year-old boy carrying stolen goods led police on a bike and foot chase for several blocks on Sunday before...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2009
Last comment by anonymous, on Nov 6, 2009 at 8:30 pm | 9 comments | 2395 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Uncertainty ahead for MV Whisman budget

Dozens of teachers working in Mountain View Whisman School District poured into the May 19 school board meeting to show solidarity...

Original post made on May. 27, 2016
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jun 4, 2016 at 1:11 pm | 9 comments | 2395 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mountain View Whisman eyes 'Shoreline Community' funds

For seven years Mountain View has been home to Google, the hottest company in the world. But for all that time its substantial...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2010
Last comment by kanank, on Mar 12, 2010 at 8:33 am | 1 comment | 2394 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Two struck in paintball gun drive-by

Police are searching for suspects who had allegedly shot a paintball gun at people on El Camino Real on Sunday. Read the...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2015
Last comment by Reader, on Sep 24, 2015 at 3:33 pm | 3 comments | 2394 Views
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