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New county report finds widespread youth homelessness

A stark new report publicized on Tuesday has found that homelessness among teenagers and young adults could be much more...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2017
Last comment by Common sense, on Sep 27, 2017 at 12:04 pm | 10 comments | 2304 Views

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Union rallies at Google's doorstep

More than 100 union supporters gathered next to Google's headquarters Thursday evening to demand that the Internet giant...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2008
Last comment by Robert, on Feb 18, 2008 at 1:05 am | 10 comments | 8815 Views

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City promotes downtown vision

The city's downtown could look dramatically different in the years ahead if backers can be found to fulfill its vision, put...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2008
Last comment by Addy, on May 9, 2009 at 10:42 am | 10 comments | 4400 Views

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One family's sacrifice: two siblings serve in Iraq

Few Mountain View families have been affected by the war in Iraq as much as the Barrios household. In 2004 their youngest...

Original post made on May. 5, 2008
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on May 20, 2008 at 1:15 am | 10 comments | 6082 Views

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Police seek suspect in burglary spree

Mountain View police are looking for a man in his 50s who they believe is involved in a spree of 18 residential burglaries...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2008
Last comment by suspicious, on Sep 28, 2008 at 3:38 pm | 10 comments | 4319 Views

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Hopes resurrected for grocery store

The City Council indicated Tuesday that a city-owned parking lot downtown could be the site of a long-sought grocery store,...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2008
Last comment by Daniel DeBolt, on Sep 29, 2008 at 11:10 am | 10 comments | 3795 Views

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Woman killed by downtown train is ID'd

The Santa Clara County medical examiner's office has identified the woman struck and killed by a train at the downtown Caltrain...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2008
Last comment by Curious Observer, on Oct 19, 2008 at 10:48 am | 10 comments | 4635 Views

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Day Worker Center continues to grow despite challenges

Lorenzo Organista once led a platoon of men in the Mexican Army. Now, in Mountain View and nearby cities, he's a leader of...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2008
Last comment by General Contractor, on Dec 11, 2008 at 12:08 am | 10 comments | 3326 Views

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Survey: Locals want first dibs at Senior Center

A survey of Mountain View seniors finds that, among other things, they want to be given priority over seniors coming from...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2009
Last comment by Andrew, on Mar 24, 2009 at 4:38 pm | 10 comments | 3797 Views

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City eyes developer for new Shoreline hotel

After Google bowed out of negotiations last year to develop a hotel next to its headquarters, several other developers stepped...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Apr 10, 2009 at 4:17 pm | 10 comments | 3817 Views

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Council wants more info on 'crisis' budget

Council members had a visceral reaction to an array of non-specific budget cuts proposed by the city manager Tuesday night,...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2009
Last comment by Smart Growther, on Apr 11, 2009 at 4:36 pm | 10 comments | 3332 Views

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TONIGHT: Important discussion on housing

The housing element of the city's General Plan -- "the primary policy document for the development, rehabilitation and preservation...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2009
Last comment by Peter Henderson, on Apr 24, 2009 at 9:42 am | 10 comments | 2996 Views

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Hotel deal worries council dissenter

The city of Mountain View is finally close to reaching a deal for a hotel and conference center in the Shoreline area. But...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2009
Last comment by Smart Growther, on Apr 27, 2009 at 9:10 am | 10 comments | 3663 Views

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Gay youth protest Prop 8 ruling

Hours after the California Supreme Court upheld Proposition 8, the statewide ban on same-sex marriage, a dozen local gay...

Original post made on May. 31, 2009
Last comment by Larry Edward, on May 3, 2010 at 3:15 am | 10 comments | 2903 Views

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Megachurch outgrows its Mountain View home

Sunday morning is the busiest time of the week on Leghorn Avenue, when Christians from far and wide pour into every crevice...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by Edward, on Sep 16, 2009 at 7:39 pm | 10 comments | 2830 Views

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Thirteen car burglaries in same neighborhood

Mountain View police are looking for three or more men who apparently broke into 13 different cars in the same neighborhood...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2009
Last comment by robbed here too, on Jul 1, 2009 at 11:45 am | 10 comments | 2981 Views

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City may sue Navy over Hangar One

The Mountain View City Council unanimously decided Tuesday night that the city should pursue a range of serious actions to...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2009
Last comment by jane, on Jul 7, 2009 at 9:33 am | 10 comments | 4119 Views

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Caltrain raises parking fees, reduces service

The board of directors for Caltrain on Thursday unanimously approved several changes, including service reductions and parking...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by AC, on Jul 8, 2009 at 3:00 pm | 10 comments | 3942 Views

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EDITORIAL: Grand jury report on school salaries misses forest for the trees

A Santa Clara County Civil Grand Jury's recent broadside attack on the high salaries and benefits received by local school...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2009
Last comment by Disgusted, on Jul 29, 2009 at 6:56 pm | 10 comments | 3446 Views

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Water District floats flood basin idea for McKelvey Park

Next week, the City Council will take up a familiar debate: the proposal of turning a local park into a 15-foot-deep flood...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2009
Last comment by MM, on Aug 25, 2009 at 12:25 pm | 10 comments | 4258 Views
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