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Competition heats up for open school board seat
The deadline to apply for the vacant school board seat on the Mountain View Whisman board of trustees is fast-approaching,... Last comment 16 hours ago | 30 comments

Clearing up the hazy rules surrounding drones
About 1,000 people with an interest in unmanned aircraft are flocking to the NASA Ames Research Center this week with the... Last comment 15 hours ago | 27 comments

Guest opinion: Getting people where they need to go
One of the reasons that commuter traffic in Mountain View is such a mess is that public transit doesn't get people where... Last comment on Aug 1, 2015 at 12:05 pm | 67 comments

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Tonight: Meeting on Mountain View salt pond restoration
A team of government scientists and officials will gather tonight, Aug. 4, in Mountain View to discuss the next steps in a long-term effort to convert 15,100 acres of industrial ponds back into marsh habitat along the South Bay. Tuesday, 1:38 PM | 4 comments

DUI suspected in driver rescued from Sunnyvale train tracks
A driver who narrowly missed being struck by a Caltrain in Sunnyvale Monday night has been cited on suspicion of drunk driving and other offenses in connection with multiple crashes, authorities said Tuesday.
Tuesday, 11:56 AM | 4 comments

Rebuilding a life
It looked like Mountain View cabinet-maker Johnny Martinez would never leave his hospital bed following a serious motorcycle accident. But family, and his fellow craftsmen, helped him recover his memory and his woodworking skills. Tuesday, 10:59 AM | 1 comments

Nine arrested at Phish concert
Mountain View police arrested nine people for drug-related offenses late last month after they were allegedly caught selling and transporting controlled substances at a Phish concert at Shoreline Amphitheatre. Monday, 2:02 PM | 6 comments

Local coach to compete in world championship
A local track and field coach who taught at both Stanford and Los Altos High School is headed to France this week to compete in an international track and field championship. Monday, 11:08 AM | 1 comments

Editorial: A strange definition of transparency
Why is public information about applicants for an open seat on the school board being suppressed by the board president of the Mountain View Whisman School District?
Monday, 11:02 AM | 13 comments

City approves $2.3 million for solar arrays
Shining a light on Mountain View's commitment to green power, the city will soon install three new swaths of solar panels as part of a $2.3 million project expected to eventually pay back its cost over years of energy savings. Sunday, 10:55 PM | 1 comments

Two more join quest for vacant school board seat
Two more applicants have come forward seeking the vacant seat on the Mountain View Whisman school board, with two different perspectives on the district's challenges. One is a longtime advocate for the district's Latino families, and one is a new Mountain View resident who's been active in the push to open a new school serving the Whisman and Slater neighborhoods.
Friday, 1:31 PM | 1 comments

Minor injuries in two-alarm apartment complex fire
A two-alarm fire broke out in the Park Vista apartment complex on Escuela Avenue Thursday night, displacing hundreds of residents from the back wing of the complex. Friday, 11:43 AM | 2 comments

Teacher shortage triggers trouble for special ed program

Hope's Corner much more than a soup kitchen

Income inequality in Bay Area exceeds national levels

Air district board OKs $20M for Caltrain electrification project

Competition heats up for open school board seat

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