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AROUND TOWN

Support surges for Cuesta flood basin

In a surprise turnaround, Cuesta Park Annex supporters endorsed a plan Tuesday night that they had previously strongly opposed:...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2008
Last comment by Sallie Forth, on Jun 26, 2010 at 12:28 am | 4 comments | 2977 Views

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City promotes downtown vision

The city's downtown could look dramatically different in the years ahead if backers can be found to fulfill its vision, put...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2008
Last comment by Addy, on May 9, 2009 at 10:42 am | 10 comments | 2977 Views

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Council reverses course on pod car idea

Mountain View officials may like the pod car concept, but don't mistake them for angel investors. After several years of...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2014
Last comment by James Anderson Merritt, on Mar 20, 2014 at 5:42 pm | 21 comments | 2974 Views

MOVIES

Review: 'Knight and Day'

Tom Cruise returns to form in this entertaining action-comedy from director James Mangold ("3:10 to Yuma"). Cruise and co-star...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2010
Last comment by Margaret, on Jun 25, 2010 at 1:07 pm | 1 comment | 2971 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Embattled board member gets censured

Steven Nelson, the embattled Mountain View Whisman School District trustee, found little support from his colleagues on the...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2013
Last comment by UC Davis Grad, on Oct 14, 2013 at 6:07 pm | 7 comments | 2971 Views

AROUND TOWN

Baby with no kidneys treated at Lucile Packard

A tiny baby born without kidneys to a United States Congresswoman is receiving treatment at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital....

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2013
Last comment by a resident from another town, on Sep 7, 2013 at 2:41 pm | 13 comments | 2970 Views

ELECTIONS

Eshoo explains vote for bailout bill

Calling it "as tough a vote I have ever taken in Congress," Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Palo Alto, said she voted for the financial...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2008
Last comment by b, on Mar 20, 2009 at 6:35 pm | 14 comments | 2969 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Killer in decades-old case sentenced to 14 years

Daniel Garcia, the confessed killer of Saba Girmai, has been sentenced to 14 years and four months in prison, and after nearly...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2013
Last comment by @LadyFinger, on Sep 4, 2013 at 3:27 pm | 4 comments | 2967 Views

ELECTIONS

Pear parcel blocks path plans

After seeing some drawings of a parkway running through his family's property, former Council member Matt Pear spoke up to...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2010
Last comment by "Just Think About It", on Sep 14, 2010 at 8:29 pm | 2 comments | 2963 Views

AROUND TOWN

NASA, Google hatch deal

A 42-acre Google campus is now set for Moffett Field thanks to a 40 year lease agreement the Internet giant signed with NASA...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2008
Last comment by GSB, on Aug 24, 2011 at 9:40 am | 7 comments | 2960 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Residents Against Raising Taxes For Schools

Not another cent should go to the schools in the form of a parcel tax until the board addresses the questions of gangs and...

Original post made by Enough! on Feb. 29, 2008
Last comment by Another Parent, on Apr 3, 2008 at 2:33 pm | 12 comments | 2957 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County offers discount transit passes to low-income residents

Santa Clara County Supervisor Dave Cortese and San Jose City Councilman Sam Liccardo joined a charity group Thursday to announce...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2013
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on Sep 7, 2013 at 11:12 am | 1 comment | 2954 Views

SPORTS

Sticky budget scenario for MV Whisman

With little hope for more support from Sacramento, state educators at all levels of instruction are again planning for a...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2010
Last comment by Reluctant Realist, on Nov 22, 2010 at 10:15 am | 2 comments | 2952 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A Vick dog goes on to share the love

One year ago, Leo was destined for the cruel life of a fighting dog under soon-to-be-disgraced Falcons quarterback Michael...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2008
Last comment by Huh?, on Feb 19, 2011 at 10:32 am | 6 comments | 2948 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police arrest six after gang fight

Police say six Norteno gang members are in custody after a street fight in which a rival gang member was grazed with a knife...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2008
Last comment by yo, on Jan 8, 2011 at 1:45 pm | 23 comments | 2948 Views

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No takers yet for Hangar One

While officials with NASA and the U.S. General Services Administration continue their search for someone willing to lease...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2013
Last comment by Bill Hough, on Sep 5, 2013 at 10:48 am | 1 comment | 2948 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bullis gets more portable space

Bullis Charter School will start the next school year with additional portable space for classrooms and a computer lab, the...

Original post made on May. 2, 2008
Last comment by lasd taxpayer, on May 2, 2008 at 2:18 pm | 1 comment | 2944 Views

AROUND TOWN

Outrage at Almond

Parents at Almond Elementary School say interim Principal Joe McCreary's kindness and leadership were just what the school...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2008
Last comment by Un-intimated Parent, on Apr 12, 2008 at 7:57 am | 3 comments | 2942 Views

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Steve Attinger pioneers new role as environmental coordinator

Earlier this month, Mountain View resident Steve Attinger began his new job working for the city of Mountain View. In fact,...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2008
Last comment by Mike Kahn, on Apr 14, 2008 at 11:50 pm | 1 comment | 2942 Views

SPORTS

City-run golf course is losing money

Mountain View's city-run golf course is steadily losing money, and city officials are now trying to rein in costs before...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2010
Last comment by Phil, on Jul 27, 2010 at 5:11 pm | 27 comments | 2942 Views
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