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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Graham school traffic safety upgrades come back

It won't be cheap, but a package of safety upgrades near Graham Middle School might finally get the city's go-ahead. If approved...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2017
Last comment by Cuesta Driver, 5 hours ago | 11 comments | 1846 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District abruptly drops digital math program

After an avalanche of parent opposition, the Mountain View Whisman School District announced Thursday that it will end its...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2017
Last comment by Curious, 8 hours ago | 40 comments | 4750 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Santa Clara County reports first flu-related death of the season

County health officials said the flu this year is more severe than in recent flu seasons and is encouraging residents to...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2017
Last comment by Taz G, 12 hours ago | 4 comments | 1375 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council to dive into rent control next week

Just as its new members settle in, the Mountain View City Council will be diving into rent control rules next week for its...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man, 14 hours ago | 88 comments | 2183 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Couple in stolen car arrested in connection to burglaries

A couple living in a stolen vehicle with a 7-month-old baby were arrested in Mountain View early Tuesday morning in connection...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2017
Last comment by BD, 14 hours ago | 1 comment | 555 Views

AROUND TOWN

Protesters causing major Caltrain delays

Caltrain is experiencing severe delays around the Bay Area this morning due to the ongoing protests of President Donald Trump's...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2017
Last comment by Randy Guelph, 14 hours ago | 13 comments | 2707 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Police won't aid federal crackdown on undocumented, chief says

Police Chief Max Bosel promised a packed room at the Mountain View Day Worker Center on Jan. 9 that local law enforcement...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2017
Last comment by mvresident2003, 15 hours ago | 23 comments | 3763 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Aircraft noise committee to meet for final vote

A controversial plan to reroute flight paths to San Francisco International Airport is nearing decision time. After several...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2016
Last comment by mvresident2003, 15 hours ago | 7 comments | 1888 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Committee offers plane-noise recommendations

A multi-city and county committee tasked with finding ways to reduce overhead noise from airplanes going to and from San...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2017
Last comment by John, 18 hours ago | 1 comment | 317 Views

AROUND TOWN

City OKs study on innovative transit line

After kicking the tires for a few years, Mountain View city leaders are now laying down money for what some might call a...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2017
Last comment by Not again, 20 hours ago | 44 comments | 6725 Views

RESTAURANTS

Catching up with Chris Lorway

The Stanford Live and Bing Concert Hall executive director chats about his time at Stanford thus far, his hopes for the future...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2017
Last comment by Ellen Wheeler, on Jan 23, 2017 at 12:13 am | 1 comment | 504 Views

ELECTIONS

New mayor pledges civility and courtesy in 2017

On Tuesday, Jan. 10, the City Council unanimously chose Ken Rosenberg to be Mountain View's mayor for 2017, a role that takes...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2017
Last comment by Popular Votr, on Jan 22, 2017 at 9:55 pm | 43 comments | 4651 Views

ELECTIONS

Stanford poll shows more state residents are unaligned with Trump's agenda

As Donald Trump prepares for his swearing-in as the nation's 45th president, a new survey by the Hoover Institution at Stanford...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2017
Last comment by LikeToWatch, on Jan 22, 2017 at 8:30 pm | 2 comments | 1112 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents up in arms over digital math program

It sounds like a perfect fit for a school district based in the heart of Silicon Valley: a "smart" math curriculum -- administered...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2017
Last comment by ST parent, on Jan 22, 2017 at 6:03 pm | 99 comments | 14371 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Eroding bank prompts closure on Stevens Creek Trail

A segment of Stevens Creek Trail has been temporarily closed after recent storms caused severe bank erosion along Stevens...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2017
Last comment by Fred, on Jan 22, 2017 at 8:49 am | 26 comments | 6897 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bay Area: Tens of thousands expected to protest Trump

Tens of thousands of people are taking to the streets around the Bay Area over the next few days in protest of Donald Trump's...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2017
Last comment by Ellen Wheeler, on Jan 21, 2017 at 11:38 pm | 5 comments | 2330 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Squeezing in a new school

The Mountain View Whisman School District is still hammering out the details on what Slater Elementary will look like when...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2017
Last comment by ST parent, on Jan 21, 2017 at 8:34 pm | 33 comments | 3806 Views

AROUND TOWN

City looks into growing RV encampments

Mountain View officials are taking a closer look at the growing number of people living in motor homes and trailers on city...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2015
Last comment by OpenMinded86, on Jan 21, 2017 at 1:35 pm | 32 comments | 7120 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Police searching for home, auto burglary suspect

Mountain View police are asking for the public's help in locating a suspect who allegedly burglarized a Mountain View resident's...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2017
Last comment by Bob, on Jan 21, 2017 at 1:11 am | 1 comment | 1205 Views

AROUND TOWN

Third Graham student in three weeks hit by car

After three children were struck by cars while crossing Castro Street near Graham Middle School, community safety officials...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2012
Last comment by claytonry16, on Jan 20, 2017 at 10:55 pm | 41 comments | 9630 Views
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