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Council considers Carter concern

Jimmy Carter's Habitat for Humanity could soon be coming to Mountain View, where a small army of volunteers and future homeowners...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2007
Last comment by Chris Chow, on Jul 20, 2007 at 11:31 am | 2 comments | 4045 Views

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Community blasts NASA chief's proposal to dispose of Moffett

It took little more than a day for local city officials and others concerned about Moffett Field's future to unite in opposition...

Original post made on May. 11, 2012
Last comment by NASA employee, on May 12, 2012 at 3:25 pm | 9 comments | 4044 Views

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County animal shelters lower pet adoption fees

Animal shelters in Santa Clara County have lowered their adoption fees this month as part of the annual "Home for the Holidays"...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2013
Last comment by mari posa, on Dec 9, 2013 at 6:57 pm | 3 comments | 4043 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Startup event attracts middle school students

Students were introduced to the world of startups at weekend-long workshop at Crittenden Middle School. Read the full story...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2014
Last comment by Christopher Chiang, on Apr 19, 2014 at 10:01 am | 2 comments | 4041 Views

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Off the hook: Police halt automatic towing for unlicensed drivers

As it reviews case law on the matter, the Mountain View Police Department has implemented a moratorium on the automatic towing...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2011
Last comment by the_punnisher, on Feb 24, 2011 at 1:46 pm | 11 comments | 4040 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Flame Retardants

I wrote an article on flame retardants causing birth defects in lab animals and the increase of PBDEs in the body a few months...

Original post made by Susan Hong on Aug. 16, 2007
There are no comments yet. 4038 Views

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Google's wall of silence

There are probably as many opinions about Google as there are people who use Google, and it's easy to single out the company...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2007
Last comment by GSB, on Jul 31, 2007 at 10:35 am | 2 comments | 4034 Views

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Medical innovator Fogarty faces 80 with optimism

Surgeon, vintner and inventor with 150 patents to his name, Dr. Thomas Fogarty founded the Fogarty Institute for Innovation...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2014
Last comment by Mr Advisor, on Feb 24, 2014 at 6:19 am | 3 comments | 4031 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Jose Vargas detained by border patrol in Texas

Border security agents in McAllen, Texas have detained one of America's most prominent undocumented immigrants, Pulitzer-prize...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2014
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Jul 20, 2014 at 7:24 am | 14 comments | 4031 Views

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Google-donated shuttle service gets green light

In January, a small fleet of white and blue electric shuttle buses will begin rolling down the streets of Mountain View on...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2014
Last comment by dc, on Oct 27, 2014 at 7:23 pm | 21 comments | 4030 Views

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Book talk today at Books Inc, 301 Castro St, 7:30pm

Come and hear Anonia Juhasz talk about her book, now out in paperback: "The Bush Agenda: invading the world one economy at...

Original post made by P John Anderson on Jun. 13, 2007
There are no comments yet. 4029 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman sets down strategic goals

Math emerged as the top priority as trustees, school principals and key administrators from the Mountain View Whisman School...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2007
Last comment by Parent of a MVWSD student, on Sep 1, 2007 at 8:28 am | 1 comment | 4029 Views

SPORTS

Red Star Soccer Academy Shines with San Jose Earthquakes

On a bright spring afternoon recently, members of the San Jose Earthquakes, Northern California’s Major League Soccer team,...

Original post made by C. Machatzke on Jun. 1, 2011
There are no comments yet. 4028 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Tiffany necklace, iPads reported stolen from Jobs' Palo Alto home

The home of the late Steve Jobs, Apple's iconic co-founder, became one of Palo Alto's latest burglary targets last month...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2012
Last comment by Nerdist, on Aug 14, 2012 at 11:41 pm | 1 comment | 4028 Views

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Spike in thefts, burglaries across town

Dispersed incidents of car, store and home burglaries hit Mountain View early last week, as suspects broke windows and made...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2014
Last comment by MyOpinion, on Aug 21, 2014 at 10:21 am | 8 comments | 4027 Views

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What happened to Ron's Farmhouse?

Every year around this time I am priviledged to visit Mountain View for a few days while visiting Stanford Medical Center....

Original post made by DJ Johnson on Nov. 12, 2007
Last comment by GSB, on Nov 12, 2007 at 2:10 pm | 1 comment | 4026 Views

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Fire inspectors: Mobile home fire was intentionally set

The fire that tore through a mobile home last month was intentionally set, according to an investigation by the Mountain...

Original post made on Jan. 1, 2014
Last comment by beelia, on Jan 3, 2014 at 5:31 pm | 1 comment | 4026 Views

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Impromptu BMX park bulldozed by city

In the name of safety and to protect itself from lawsuits, the city took a bulldozer last week to the result of years of...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2009
Last comment by Nukem, on Jul 22, 2012 at 8:05 pm | 57 comments | 4022 Views

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Four more arrested in connection with arson fire

The Mountain View Police Department arrested four more juveniles in its ongoing investigation of the drug- and alcohol-fueled...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2014
Last comment by Geek, on Apr 18, 2014 at 11:15 am | 2 comments | 4022 Views

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CultureFest returns to Castro

CultureFest 2007, a diverse party scene of arts, foods and melodies, will take over Castro Street this Saturday and Sunday. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2007
Last comment by GSB, on Jul 20, 2007 at 3:35 pm | 3 comments | 4021 Views
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