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Palo Alto approves Stanford Hospital expansion

Stanford University Medical Center's four-year quest to get Palo Alto's permission for a massive expansion of its hospital...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2011
Last comment by tommygee54, on Jun 8, 2011 at 6:10 pm | 4 comments | 2871 Views

AROUND TOWN

TONIGHT: Council study session on budget cuts

Balancing Mountain View's budget may require some painful cuts this year, according to city manager Kevin Duggan. Tonight...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2009
Last comment by Mike Zelinski, on Apr 9, 2009 at 1:48 pm | 1 comment | 2871 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hospital could lose district funds

Before the little-known Local Agency Formation Commission dissolves the El Camino Hospital District, we hope hospital officials...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2012
Last comment by Wayne, on Jan 28, 2012 at 9:57 pm | 1 comment | 2869 Views

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Fabric covering for Hangar One?

If the Navy decides to preserve Hangar One later this year, the historic structure may be covered in a fabric stronger than...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2009
Last comment by Sean, on Nov 15, 2009 at 9:47 am | 1 comment | 2868 Views

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City accepting applicants to new rent control committee

Mountain View is now recruiting for the city's new Rental Housing Committee -- the governing body tasked with making crucial...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2016
Last comment by george drysdale, on Nov 28, 2016 at 11:02 am | 1 comment | 2868 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Menlo Park mom wonders: Who wins with Prop 13?

Menlo Park resident Jennifer Bestor had long heard many arguments for and against Proposition 13, passed in 1978 to control...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2010
Last comment by Bob Holmgren, on Apr 21, 2010 at 4:35 pm | 4 comments | 2867 Views

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Bay Area has most "mega commuters" in nation

Bay Area residents are more than four times more likely to be "mega commuters," according to a new report by the U.S. Census...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2013
Last comment by kristine, on Mar 7, 2013 at 3:43 pm | 5 comments | 2867 Views

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Districts find funding for ESL class

Administrators in both Mountain View school districts say they have found funding and space for an English language class...

Original post made on May. 2, 2009
Last comment by Miss Shame, on May 4, 2009 at 7:43 pm | 6 comments | 2867 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Two arrested for burglary at old Facebook HQ

Two men were arrested Monday night after they allegedly stole 49 laptop computers from the former corporate offices of Facebook...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2012
Last comment by Frankski, on Sep 29, 2012 at 2:39 pm | 2 comments | 2865 Views

ELECTIONS

League of Voters MVWSD candidate endorsement?

And here I thought the League of Women Voters was impartial: "The League does not support or oppose any political party...

Original post made by Steven Nelson on Sep. 7, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Sep 10, 2012 at 2:46 pm | 2 comments | 2865 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local schools line up for federal dollars

Last week school districts around the state decided whether they would move forward in applying for a piece of $4.35 billion...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2010
Last comment by Dennis, on Feb 11, 2010 at 11:48 am | 11 comments | 2864 Views

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Coffee shop helps in a job 'Well Done'

After Josh To saw the desperate need for clean drinking water among Ghana's rural villagers, he launched a project dedicated...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2009
Last comment by Martha, on Jul 24, 2009 at 8:09 pm | 7 comments | 2864 Views

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Caltrain says whistle volume back to normal

About a month after local residents started complaining about the increased volume of Caltrain horns, the rail agency announced...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2009
Last comment by liz siegel, on Sep 11, 2009 at 2:52 pm | 6 comments | 2864 Views

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Language, and its limits

In staging the classic Lerner and Loewe musical, "My Fair Lady," Broadway By the Bay has made the curious choice of engaging...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2015
Last comment by Brit, on Jun 12, 2015 at 3:40 pm | 2 comments | 2864 Views

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President Obama asks Congress for $125M for Caltrain electrification

President Barack Obama has asked Congress for $125 million in the fiscal 2017 budget for the electrification of Caltrain,...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2016
Last comment by ElectrifyCaltrainButScrapHSR, on Feb 18, 2016 at 12:47 pm | 17 comments | 2864 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fist-fight at gas station escalates quickly

Two men got into a fight at a Mountain View gas station early Tuesday morning, with one brandishing a knife, according to...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by Ws, on May 29, 2013 at 4:35 am | 12 comments | 2863 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Plaintiff gets no money in Zuckerberg alleged fraud case

A real estate fraud case alleged against Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has settled out of court, his attorney said. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2016
Last comment by @mallarca, on Mar 17, 2016 at 4:08 pm | 2 comments | 2863 Views

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No injuries after CalTrain hits car near Castro St.

A Caltrain passenger train hit a car near downtown Mountain View early Friday morning, police said. No one was injured, but...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2011
Last comment by Google Maps, on Feb 18, 2011 at 11:15 pm | 5 comments | 2863 Views

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Resentment lingers at BMW dealer

After a two-month strike last year allowed them to keep a union contract, albeit with fewer benefits and pay, a large group...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by wtf?, on Aug 21, 2009 at 2:09 pm | 5 comments | 2862 Views

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Ranks of city staff set to swell

Rebounding with gusto after a recessionary slowdown, Mountain View City Hall could be entering a new period of rapid growth....

Original post made on May. 9, 2015
Last comment by OldMV, on May 9, 2015 at 7:33 am | 1 comment | 2862 Views
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