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Seekers of alien life converge for MV group's SETI convention

A first-of-its kind convention this weekend is hosted by Mountain View's SETI Institute (Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence),...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2010
Last comment by kathy, on Aug 13, 2010 at 6:41 pm | 4 comments | 3218 Views

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Eshoo joins other Congress members to oppose Google-Verizon deal

In a letter to the chair of the FCC this week, local Congresswoman Anna Eshoo and three other members of Congress stated...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2010
Last comment by Yeah, on Aug 26, 2010 at 1:08 pm | 4 comments | 2282 Views

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Truck fire set intentionally

Investigators say the fire that consumed a white Chevrolet pickup just off of Ednamary Way two weeks ago was set intentionally....

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2010
Last comment by more?, on Aug 27, 2010 at 8:08 am | 4 comments | 2263 Views

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'Shop Local' program launches

Mountain View residents will be able to find and discover local businesses, take advantage of coupons and special offers,...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by resident, on Sep 19, 2010 at 1:23 pm | 4 comments | 2655 Views

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Moffett Field trail will connect MV, Sunnyvale

Efforts to link 26 miles of Bay Area trails north and south of Mountain View will finally be realized this month, when a...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2010
Last comment by southbayrider, on Sep 24, 2010 at 8:28 pm | 4 comments | 2723 Views

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Burglars take guns, Xbox from apartment

Burglars got away with guns and video games on Friday after breaking into a ground-level apartment in a complex located in...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2010
Last comment by resqpro911, on Oct 11, 2010 at 1:19 am | 4 comments | 2730 Views

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Abe-Koga's campaign war chest hits city's limit

A tradition of keeping campaign spending to a minimum appears to be alive and well in Mountain View. Of the six candidates...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2010
Last comment by Liveshere, on Oct 8, 2010 at 3:41 pm | 4 comments | 2842 Views

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Blue Angels over Mountain View or just plain, grey jets?

Two jets flew over Mountain View this afternoon and yesterday at about 5pm. I say they were part of the Blue Angels fleet....

Original post made by HeSawSheSaw on Oct. 9, 2010
Last comment by Ed D, on Oct 10, 2010 at 11:29 am | 4 comments | 2597 Views

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MV man arrested for indecent exposure

A man pulled down his pants Sunday, exposing himself to a 34-year-old Mountain View woman in the carport of her apartment...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2010
Last comment by Thom, on Oct 27, 2010 at 10:08 am | 4 comments | 2874 Views

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High-speed rail to begin in Central Valley

California's controversial high-speed rail project will make its debut in Central Valley, the California High-Speed Rail...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2010
Last comment by STUPIDNIMBYS, on Nov 9, 2010 at 9:10 pm | 4 comments | 3229 Views

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Burglars net $2,000 in valuables on Escuela Avenue

Burglars made off with about $2,000 in cash, electronics and jewelry from a ground floor apartment in the 300 block of Escuela...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2010
Last comment by A Mexican, on Dec 3, 2010 at 2:41 pm | 4 comments | 3055 Views

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Today: Premanente trail groundbreaking

Excitement is sure to be found at a groundbreaking ceremony at 2:30 p.m. today for a milestone civil engineering project...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2010
Last comment by Mr. DePortum, on Dec 20, 2010 at 6:35 pm | 4 comments | 3604 Views

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Rod Diridon not renamed to rail authority board

Longtime transportation advocate Rod Diridon Sr. will not be reappointed to the California High Speed Rail Authority board,...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2011
Last comment by Political Insider, on Jan 5, 2011 at 8:33 pm | 4 comments | 2900 Views

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Tour bus catches fire, ties up San Antonio Road

A large tour bus filled with Japanese tourists caught fire late Wednesday afternoon, blocking westbound lanes of San Antonio...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2011
Last comment by Dr. Collateral, on Jan 14, 2011 at 10:46 am | 4 comments | 2586 Views

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Council finally tackles technology goals

The city is finally moving forward with a City Council goal from last year to better use technology and the Internet to serve...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2011
Last comment by Tony, on Aug 4, 2011 at 11:36 am | 4 comments | 2844 Views

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Antique house goes green

Nearly 100 years after it was built, a Mountain View house that was once home to a local dignitary has been transformed into...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2011
Last comment by me pc, on Apr 5, 2011 at 6:18 pm | 4 comments | 3734 Views

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Caltrain aims to keep all 86 trains running

Caltrain would keep all of its 86 weekday trains running for the next year if the agency's board of directors approves on...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2011
Last comment by Datahead, on Apr 21, 2011 at 6:53 am | 4 comments | 2854 Views

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A worker for a day

With a 1,500 square-foot backyard, including a small orchard of apricot, nectarine and apple trees, a large vegetable patch,...

Original post made on May. 13, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on May 15, 2011 at 8:09 am | 4 comments | 2453 Views

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DUI arrests down over Memorial Day weekend

The California Highway Patrol arrested fewer drunken drivers in the Bay Area this Memorial Day weekend than last year, but...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2011
Last comment by Clear Eyes, on Jun 3, 2011 at 3:47 pm | 4 comments | 3047 Views

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Home invasion robbery thwarted by 'brave' teen

A man was ambushed by three men as he opened the door to his apartment on Aug. 2, at around 10:45 p.m., according to police...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2011
Last comment by jesus, on Aug 6, 2011 at 2:20 pm | 4 comments | 2305 Views
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