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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Can Mountain View afford a new school?

Members of the Mountain View Whisman's Boundary Advisory Task Force are poised to decide whether it's the right time to open...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2015
Last comment by ML Mom, 1 hour ago | 1 comment | 313 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Health officials issue warning over raw milk

The state Department of Public Health is warning the public of the dangers of consuming raw milk after six Bay Area residents...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2015
Last comment by Idealogue, 1 hour ago | 10 comments | 892 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Board rejects closing down Theuerkauf

After a marathon discussion last week that drew an overflow crowd of parents, members of the Mountain View Whisman school...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2015
Last comment by Steven Nelson, 4 hours ago | 30 comments | 2664 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Full steam ahead on park plans and bike improvements

Citing transportation enhancements and environmental sustainability as top key issues last month, the Mountain View City...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2015
Last comment by @Doing, 4 hours ago | 9 comments | 1129 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New school could close down Stevenson PACT

Drawing new lines for school attendance boundaries can be a tricky task that always leaves someone dissatisfied, and that...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2015
Last comment by Educator, 5 hours ago | 177 comments | 9195 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council OKs Rengstorff community center design

After years of delays and scaled-back plans to improve Mountain View's community center at Rengstorff Park, the City Council...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2015
Last comment by MV Parks, 13 hours ago | 10 comments | 1450 Views

AROUND TOWN

Thursday: Sen. Jerry Hill holds open house

State Senator Jerry Hill, D- San Mateo and Santa Clara counties, and Assemblyman Kevin Mullin, D-South San Francisco, will...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2015
Last comment by Stop the Trolls, 22 hours ago | 5 comments | 506 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google's fiber optic cables stolen

Police arrested a San Jose man after he allegedly made his way into a garage on the Google campus and attempted to steal...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2015
There are no comments yet. 1161 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mountain View OKs $10.30 minimum wage

In a dramatic meeting Thursday evening, Mountain View's City Council approved a new minimum wage law based on San Jose's,...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2014
Last comment by I'm not an economist , on Mar 26, 2015 at 1:20 pm | 21 comments | 6255 Views

RESTAURANTS

State sets new water restrictions for urban areas

California's State Water Resources Control Board voted unanimously Tuesday to impose new mandatory restrictions on urban...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2015
Last comment by Get Real, on Mar 26, 2015 at 1:19 pm | 13 comments | 1960 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Task force balks on school facilities issue

Calling the entire process rushed and saying they lacked critical information, members of the Mountain View Whisman School...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2015
Last comment by csea member, on Mar 25, 2015 at 7:32 am | 142 comments | 5377 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dear Mountain View Parking Authority

Dear Mountain View, Please get some decent electronic signs at your garages and lots that inform me before entering that...

Original post made by PA Resident on Mar. 20, 2015
Last comment by Linda Curtis, on Mar 24, 2015 at 6:18 pm | 6 comments | 192 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man assaulted while flying remote-controlled aircraft

Police are looking for two suspects after a man was attacked by two men Sunday evening while he was flying remote-controlled...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2015
There are no comments yet. 2152 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Update: Victims identified, motive sought in Palo Alto murder-suicide

The man who police believe used a semi-automatic gun to kill the building manager at a Palo Alto senior-housing complex on...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2015
Last comment by resident, on Mar 24, 2015 at 10:49 am | 3 comments | 1165 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Questions raised over Foothill project

Plans are underway at the Foothill-De Anza Community College District to construct a new $18 million administrative building...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2015
Last comment by Concerned Citizen, on Mar 23, 2015 at 8:21 pm | 2 comments | 1320 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Artificial turf called into question

A local legislator is pushing to ban the use of artificial turf made of rubber from used tires as an overlay for fields amid...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2015
Last comment by True, on Mar 23, 2015 at 5:02 pm | 8 comments | 799 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Two small quakes strike Santa Clara County

Two small earthquakes have struck in Santa Clara County this morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Read the...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2015
Last comment by True, on Mar 23, 2015 at 4:46 pm | 3 comments | 1394 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Medical Foundation doctors issue advice on youth mental health

The Palo Alto Medical Foundation pediatrics department took an unprecedented step into the community debate on teen well-being,...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2015
Last comment by mel, on Mar 23, 2015 at 4:39 pm | 1 comment | 1071 Views

AROUND TOWN

El Camino says goodbye to paper medical records

Patients at El Camino Hospital can expect easy-to-access medical health records and online hospital test results -- some...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2015
Last comment by Noah Zark, on Mar 23, 2015 at 11:09 am | 3 comments | 2723 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Trustee comes under fire as parents grill school board

Controversy over former superintendent Craig Goldman's $231,567 severence agreement with the Mountain View Whisman school...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2015
Last comment by Simpler Still, on Mar 22, 2015 at 2:32 pm | 42 comments | 2152 Views
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