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Crash victim was LAHS football star, soldier

The 21-year-old Mountain View man who died in a solo car crash in Cupertino early Friday morning was a well-liked former...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2010
Last comment by Rob707, on Apr 6, 2010 at 5:04 pm | 5 comments | 3753 Views

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Police: H&R Block manager caught shoplifting

A manager of a tax accounting service located inside Mountain View's Sears store was allegedly caught shoplifting from the...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by Mr. X, on Apr 1, 2010 at 10:13 am | 8 comments | 2744 Views

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Decision on Minton's project put off till April 27

The City Council's decision on whether to allow more than 200 new apartments on Evelyn Avenue across from the downtown train...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by Plato, on Apr 1, 2010 at 8:48 pm | 5 comments | 2236 Views

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Menlo Park to hire high-speed-rail lobbyist

The city of Menlo Park has hired a lobbyist to make the city's case to Sacramento when it comes to the California high speed...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by Rodger, on Mar 31, 2010 at 10:50 pm | 2 comments | 2169 Views

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Army vet Binkley gets probation for 2nd robbery

Sargent Binkley, the former Army Ranger who pleaded guilty to using a gun to rob a Mountain View Walgreens for pain pills...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by 93 Los Altos Grad, on Mar 31, 2010 at 9:05 pm | 1 comment | 2235 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 | 2582 Views

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Could investors fund city's transit future?

A company that has set up shop at NASA Ames Research Park claims its system for automated pod travel could lift Mountain...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2010
Last comment by James Tank, on Oct 2, 2010 at 5:16 pm | 28 comments | 6474 Views

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No pie in the sky for Moffett Field company

The latest thing set to float above Moffett Field isn't a Zeppelin or helicopter prototype, it's a spinning helium balloon...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2010
Last comment by Flyer, on Apr 6, 2010 at 7:44 am | 9 comments | 2991 Views

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Homeless man knocked out, robbed

Mountain View Police say they have a man in custody who allegedly punched out an elderly homeless man before taking his wallet...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2010
Last comment by Joe, on Apr 2, 2010 at 5:44 pm | 8 comments | 2143 Views

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The treasures of Mi Pueblo

You don't have to speak Spanish to shop at Mi Pueblo Food Centers. Nor do you need to be in the market for avocados, warm...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2010
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Apr 4, 2010 at 7:50 am | 2 comments | 2423 Views

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Council to discuss $1 million in fee hikes

To help fix a projected $4 million budget deficit this year, the City Council on Tuesday plans to consider asking those who...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2010
Last comment by the299crew, on Apr 8, 2010 at 3:00 pm | 38 comments | 4160 Views

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Council gets lowdown on $1 million in new fees

Mountain View City Council members had the "not pleasant" task of examining a range of proposed fee hikes on city services...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2010
Last comment by City Watcher, on Apr 9, 2010 at 11:52 am | 1 comment | 1752 Views

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Local woman creates original breakfast cereal

A Mountain View woman says she has figured out how to make a breakfast cereal with the taste and texture of sweetened Cheerios...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2010
Last comment by Keely, on Apr 22, 2010 at 10:05 am | 13 comments | 3100 Views

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New hotel to rise over Palo Alto's Baylands

Palo Alto's newest hotel will soon overlook the city's pristine Baylands after the City Council quickly and enthusiastically...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by Informed in this matter, on Apr 13, 2010 at 10:13 pm | 2 comments | 2329 Views

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Historic Palo Alto Bowl gets new lease -- and new owner

The historic Palo Alto Bowl in south Palo Alto will get a new owner May 1 and its lease is being extended to 2014, according...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by tommygee, on Apr 19, 2010 at 9:57 pm | 12 comments | 3432 Views

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Flasher reported near Stevens Creek Trail

A man exposed himself to a woman sitting in her car near an entrance to the Stevens Creek Trail on Monday, according to Mountain...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by fresh air, on Apr 17, 2010 at 1:09 pm | 7 comments | 2338 Views

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Council approves $625K for downtown studies

The City Council approved a slew of studies worth $625,000 Tuesday to help navigate the future of Castro Street, where officials...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by New MV resident, on Apr 21, 2010 at 10:00 am | 27 comments | 2848 Views

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CHAC property swap nearly a done deal

It's "99 percent sure" that a plan to trade the Community Health Awareness Council's building on Church Street for a larger...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2010
Last comment by dominick, on Apr 15, 2010 at 10:46 pm | 3 comments | 2559 Views

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High schools honor Latino student achievement

Latino students in the Mountain View-Los Altos High School District collected 145 awards on April 8 at the Latino Academic...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2010
Last comment by eric, on Apr 18, 2010 at 8:52 pm | 4 comments | 3000 Views

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High-speed rail meetings in Redwood City

Two high-speed rail community meetings are scheduled in Redwood City this month and in May to provide updated information...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2010
Last comment by J Cierra, on Apr 21, 2010 at 6:54 pm | 4 comments | 2608 Views
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