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Palo Alto council to weigh controversial Marriott proposal

With Palo Alto's hotel boom in full effect, its City Council will consider on Monday the latest entrant into the crowded...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2015
Last comment by Filippo, on Dec 7, 2015 at 3:02 pm | 1 comment | 3603 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Owner seeks a buyer for 291 Evandale

Facing a long list of code violations, a souring housing market and irritated neighbors, the owner of 291 Evandale Ave. is...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2009
Last comment by MR. LEFTY, on Feb 25, 2009 at 6:52 pm | 4 comments | 3602 Views

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Auto burglars find apartments to be good hunting grounds

Auto burglaries are "absolutely" on the rise in Mountain View, police say, especially in the garages of apartment complexes....

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2009
Last comment by Sean, on Apr 15, 2009 at 11:06 am | 4 comments | 3602 Views

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Never a cab when you need one

Neither cabbies nor neighbors nor commuters seem happy with a recent city move preventing taxi drivers from parking in the...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2011
Last comment by anonymous, on Feb 5, 2011 at 3:01 pm | 2 comments | 3602 Views

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Crime briefs: restaurant burglarized, beer stolen

Burglars reportedly took a computer and cash register from a restaurant and beer from a storage shed. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2014
Last comment by O, on Jan 23, 2014 at 12:28 am | 4 comments | 3601 Views

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Low income, high potential

Imagine you're one of the 28 million Americans who lack access to traditional financial services. For financial transactions,...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2009
Last comment by Marvin Brook, on Mar 12, 2009 at 8:50 am | 3 comments | 3601 Views

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Teacher could face battery charge

A 17-year-old male student has accused his 58-year-old female teacher at View Side Academy -- a Mountain View school for...

Original post made on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by a.j., on May 8, 2010 at 7:32 pm | 18 comments | 3601 Views

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Report: Strip power from California rail authority

California's proposed high-speed-rail system is facing potentially crippling threats from looming federal deadlines and weak...

Original post made on May. 10, 2011
Last comment by Seer, on May 13, 2011 at 12:24 am | 11 comments | 3598 Views

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Public asked to photograph Bay Area 'king tides'

Another round of extra-high tides, known as king tides, is scheduled to roll up onto Bay Area shores this week and a civic...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2014
Last comment by astronomer, on Jan 29, 2014 at 4:13 pm | 1 comment | 3598 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District copes with more students, new status

Enrollment numbers are up in the Mountain View Whisman School District, and administrators are now trying to figure out how...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2009
Last comment by Ken, on Sep 15, 2009 at 5:12 pm | 2 comments | 3597 Views

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Incision-free cancer surgery at 91

Jean Stuetzle, 91, was diagnosed with lung cancer in April. Thanks to a high-tech, non-invasive treatment she received at...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2011
Last comment by ernie, on Jan 18, 2011 at 4:45 pm | 5 comments | 3597 Views

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'History Week' comes to Los Altos High School

Los Altos High School is kicking off the new year by looking back -- and forward -- in its first ever "History Week." Read...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2013
Last comment by vfree, on Jan 3, 2013 at 3:50 pm | 3 comments | 3596 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bike accidents spike by 480 percent

Bike and pedestrian accidents soared in the city of Mountain View this summer including several injury accidents reported...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2015
Last comment by Bike Messenger, on Dec 18, 2015 at 11:47 pm | 54 comments | 3595 Views

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Arrillaga plan could give TheatreWorks a permanent home

In its roughly four decades on the Peninsula, TheatreWorks has piled up raving reviews and theater awards, but one prize...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2012
Last comment by Liz, on Mar 6, 2012 at 3:41 pm | 2 comments | 3595 Views

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Woman arrested in hammer attack

A 40-year-old Mountain View woman was arrested last week after she allegedly attacked a neighbor with a hammer. Read the...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2016
Last comment by KC_Hammer, on Jan 22, 2016 at 2:20 pm | 2 comments | 3595 Views

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They've got game at Girls Middle School

The girls at Girls Middle School had a super secret tool on hand during their recent week of outside-the-classroom learning:...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2009
Last comment by Sara, on Dec 15, 2009 at 11:29 am | 4 comments | 3593 Views

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Another great year for the Obon Festival

The Mountain View Buddhist Temple celebrated its 57th Obon Festival and Bazaar over the weekend, with great food, colorful...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2009
Last comment by NW Resident, on Jul 28, 2009 at 11:46 am | 14 comments | 3593 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Test scores rise, but schools stuck in 'program improvement'

The Mountain View Whisman School District is entering its second year of what is known as "program improvement," even though...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by James, on Sep 28, 2010 at 3:13 pm | 1 comment | 3592 Views

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Caregivers protest low wages at MV rehab clinic

Caregivers began picketing a Mountain View rehab clinic on Thursday morning over complaints they were receiving meager pay...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2016
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Sep 18, 2016 at 9:27 pm | 13 comments | 3592 Views

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Matthew Pumar to be arraigned Aug. 31

Matthew Pumar, the Mountain View driver accused of accidentally hitting and killing William Ware, is scheduled to be arraigned...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2012
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Aug 29, 2012 at 8:07 am | 9 comments | 3592 Views
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