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HSR data flawed, panel finds

The California agency charged with building America's first high-speed-rail system has been using a flawed forecasting model...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2011
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Aug 4, 2011 at 4:31 pm | 2 comments | 1445 Views

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Affordable dental care, if you're willing to wait

For close to 50 years Foothill College has offered low-cost, basic dental care for students and the community through its...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2012
Last comment by R Kerr, on Jul 7, 2012 at 1:33 pm | 1 comment | 1445 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Driver escapes Caltrain smash-up in San Mateo

Peninsula Caltrain service was delayed most of Monday evening when a driver escaped from her stalled car just before it was...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2009
Last comment by James Thurber, on Dec 22, 2009 at 2:44 pm | 1 comment | 1444 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

TONIGHT: MVWSD considers all-day kindergarten

Should every school in the Mountain View Whisman School District offer extended-day kindergarten? The school board will take...

Original post made on May. 7, 2010
Last comment by Barfolemew, on May 7, 2010 at 5:19 pm | 1 comment | 1444 Views

OTHER ISSUES

School district wants to buy day-care site

The Palo Alto Unified School District has formally declared it wants to buy a 2.65-acre parcel on San Antonio Road. The purpose...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on Sep 12, 2011 at 9:13 am | 3 comments | 1444 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

County renews Bullis charter amid criticism

Bullis Charter School boasts higher test scores than any other charter school in California, its waiting list is lengthy...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2011
Last comment by Steve, on Oct 18, 2011 at 5:55 pm | 2 comments | 1444 Views

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Pedestrian hit by car dies in hospital

Sarra Golukhov, the 81-year-old Mountain View woman who was struck by a minivan near the intersection of Rengstorff Avenue...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2013
Last comment by AK Bose, on Apr 11, 2013 at 10:40 pm | 1 comment | 1444 Views

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Locals gather to watch LCROSS smack moon

More than 500 people camped out at Moffett Field in the pre-dawn hours this morning to watch NASA's Lunar Crater Observation...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2009
Last comment by Mike Zelinski, on Oct 11, 2009 at 11:08 am | 2 comments | 1443 Views

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Report: NASA Ames boosts Bay Area's economy

The United States economy gets a substantial return on every tax dollar spent by NASA Ames, which generates $877 million...

Original post made on May. 11, 2010
Last comment by moreLocalBenefitThanYouImagine, on May 13, 2010 at 10:45 pm | 6 comments | 1443 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Trustees approve $50 million in Measure G projects

The Mountain View Whisman School District has a rough outline of how it will spend the first $50 million of its $198 million...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2013
Last comment by Nick V, on Mar 29, 2013 at 9:55 am | 9 comments | 1443 Views

OTHER ISSUES

National "rolling fast" for immigration reform starts in MV

The first in a series of such actions nationwide, advocates for immigrant rights in Mountain View made their point this month...

Original post made on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by MV Resident, LASD, on May 21, 2013 at 6:50 pm | 12 comments | 1443 Views

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Fireworks Show - for residents or not?

We tried to see the holiday fireworks over Shoreline but couldn't find parking so we missed the show. Google and other businesses...

Original post made by Resident on Jul. 5, 2011
Last comment by Geez, on Jul 6, 2011 at 7:54 am | 3 comments | 1442 Views

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No fear of drought, for now

Though rain has been scarce over the past few months, Mountain View residents have little reason to fear drought at this...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2012
Last comment by Trish, on Jan 21, 2012 at 6:36 am | 4 comments | 1442 Views

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COMING UP: City holds budget workshops

City officials are holding two public workshops this week in order to discuss an ongoing deficit of several million dollars...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2009
Last comment by Political Insider, on Nov 5, 2009 at 2:22 pm | 2 comments | 1440 Views

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Water use flowing downward, city finds

The economic recession appears to have been good for water conservation, with total water use in 2009 reported to be the...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2010
Last comment by Kristine, on May 9, 2011 at 7:17 pm | 4 comments | 1440 Views

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All-electric car for $20,000

Armed with expertise gained from pushing electric car technology to the limit in race cars, NASA Ames-based Kleenspeed is...

Original post made on May. 14, 2010
Last comment by JC, on May 18, 2010 at 10:32 pm | 3 comments | 1440 Views

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Fill 'er up with nostalgia

Just off of El Camino Real, on El Monte Avenue, a family operated gas station continues to offer full-service to customers...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1440 Views

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Neighbors object to roof-top patio

After the City Council approved the project without it, a roof-top patio was added to the 200 luxury apartments under construction...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2012
Last comment by William Symons, on Apr 28, 2012 at 11:05 am | 1 comment | 1440 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Food banks send plea for more donations

Food banks around the Bay Area are asking for more donations as the Thanksgiving holiday approaches. Second Harvest Food...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2012
Last comment by Jessica, on Nov 16, 2012 at 9:49 am | 7 comments | 1440 Views

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Three teens stabbed at Community Center birthday party

A possible gang fight erupted outside of the Rengstorff Community Center on Saturday after some uninvited guests arrived...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2009
Last comment by wakeup, on Oct 14, 2009 at 11:17 am | 14 comments | 1439 Views
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