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A cautionary note on Plan Bay Area

We hope that Plan Bay Area, the ambitious regional planning document that assigns housing quotas for counties and cities,...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2013
Last comment by Lane Mason, on Jul 27, 2013 at 12:07 pm | 1 comment | 3458 Views

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ABAG Bags the Bay Area

I was in Oakland yesterday for the ABAG (Association of Bay Area Governments) meeting. They were there to vote on a very...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Jul. 19, 2013
Last comment by Steve, until recently from Sylvan Park, on Jul 26, 2013 at 2:28 pm | 1 comment | 2744 Views

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Facebook chef dies in motorcycle accident

Facebook executive chef Josef Desimone was killed in a motorcycle accident Monday morning, according to a Facebook post by...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2013
Last comment by ris, on Jul 25, 2013 at 8:01 pm | 3 comments | 4590 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Diving into science

This week, high-schoolers dove into a subject that at first glance might seem rather mundane. But according to Los Altos...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2013
Last comment by 100% bicycle commuter, on Jul 25, 2013 at 6:40 pm | 2 comments | 4435 Views

ELECTIONS

Planning director: 'Plan Bay Area' aligns with Mountain View's vision

A coalition of Bay Area leaders late Thursday night approved a controversial plan designed to accommodate population growth...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2013
Last comment by Garrett, on Jul 25, 2013 at 6:26 pm | 21 comments | 21246 Views

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Young man's murder leaves family heartbroken

Life was never easy for Ronald "Ronnie" Gomez Mires, an 18-year-old who grew up in a Mountain View foster home. But he was...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2009
Last comment by Angelina Monique, on Jul 25, 2013 at 12:29 am | 20 comments | 7913 Views

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Google delays Bay View office project at NASA Ames

After the City Council refused to approve a shuttle bridge for Google over Stevens Creek, Google has announced the delay...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2013
Last comment by Bridges over Stevens Creek, on Jul 24, 2013 at 10:09 pm | 13 comments | 3945 Views

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Summer months treacherous for teen drivers

For parents of teens with freshly minted drivers licenses, the good news is that the Fourth of July has passed. The bad news...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2013
Last comment by RJ, on Jul 24, 2013 at 4:08 pm | 4 comments | 3370 Views

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Traffic tangle forecast for Friday

Bay Area roadways are expected to be jam-packed Friday evening, with a bevy of sports events and concerts on tap, including...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2013
Last comment by @commuter, on Jul 24, 2013 at 3:07 pm | 2 comments | 3552 Views

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Bike share system to roll out on the Peninsula

Memberships went on sale Monday for the bike sharing-system debuting in Mountain View and the Peninsula next month. Officials...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2013
Last comment by @ Otto, on Jul 24, 2013 at 2:57 pm | 23 comments | 4229 Views

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Mi Pueblo seeks bankruptcy court protection

Mi Pueblo Foods is seeking for Chapter 11 bankruptcy court protection Monday, citing a problem with its main secured creditor,...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2013
Last comment by susan, on Jul 24, 2013 at 1:08 pm | 2 comments | 6643 Views

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Palo Alto man dies in Tahoe plane crash

A Palo Alto pilot was killed and his wife was injured after their private plane crashed in a wooded area in South Lake Tahoe...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2013
Last comment by Mary, on Jul 23, 2013 at 6:10 pm | 3 comments | 3479 Views

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Inhofe/Climate protest at Google HQ Wed AM

Press release: Climate Activists to Protest Outside Google HQ Wednesday, Deliver 50,000 Petition Signatures Telling Google...

Original post made by 350 dot org on Jul. 23, 2013
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FBI stages raid on local apartment

With guns drawn, FBI agents raided an apartment at a Mountain View complex on Monday, July 15, according to local witness...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2013
Last comment by Map Quest, on Jul 23, 2013 at 10:00 am | 9 comments | 5122 Views

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Can't compete with free eats

A group of restaurant owners north of Highway 101 say they have been watching their customers disappear as Google expands...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2013
Last comment by Laura, on Jul 23, 2013 at 1:34 am | 70 comments | 123010 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

National education panel includes FH-DA chancellor

The chancellor of the Foothill-De Anza Community College District has been selected to serve as one of 14 college and university...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2013
Last comment by UC Davis Grad, on Jul 22, 2013 at 2:47 pm | 2 comments | 2795 Views

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Obon festival celebrates MV's Japanese community

Marilyn Ozawa is a practiced veteran: this weekend will mark her 43rd year teaching the Bon Odori dance at the Mountain View...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2013
Last comment by alisson, on Jul 22, 2013 at 10:48 am | 3 comments | 6118 Views

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SETI astronomer discovers moon orbiting Neptune

A SETI astronomer has discovered a previously unknown moon orbiting the eighth planet from the sun, Neptune. Read the full...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2013
Last comment by USA, on Jul 21, 2013 at 6:07 pm | 5 comments | 2450 Views

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Protest over Rose Market's fate

Over 80 people gathered in front of the Rose Market on Monday night to protest the possible loss of the small shops at the...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2013
Last comment by Ron, on Jul 19, 2013 at 7:07 pm | 4 comments | 2686 Views

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At long last, a medal

Juan C. Aranda Jr. was awarded the Air Force Commendation Medal for his actions nearly 57 years ago at a ceremony at Moffett...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2013
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Jul 19, 2013 at 12:37 pm | 4 comments | 3584 Views
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