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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Concerns raised over superintendent severance

The Mountain View Whisman school board is facing scrutiny over the resignation agreement with former superintendent Craig...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2015
Last comment by neighbor-oldMV, 1 hour ago | 23 comments | 4023 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 Greg Perry, 1 hour ago | 17 comments | 1994 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 Then it is decided!, 1 hour ago | 21 comments | 1975 Views

ELECTIONS

Local attorney eyeing U.S. Senate race

Local attorney George "Duf" Sundheim is floating a trial balloon for a possible run for Barbara Boxer's United States Senate...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2015
Last comment by Stop the Trolls, 1 hour ago | 3 comments | 342 Views

AROUND TOWN

Train strikes, kills pedestrian in Sunnyvale

A 20-year-old man was struck and killed by a Caltrain in Sunnyvale Sunday morning, March 29, according to Caltrain officials. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2015
There are no comments yet. 1264 Views

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 PACT parent, 1 hour ago | 23 comments | 1949 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fitness center to replace Grant Road businesses

City Council members struggled to keep a bagel shop in business as a shopping center owner proposed to replace it and several...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2013
Last comment by Message recieved, 2 hours ago | 67 comments | 8785 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Girl struck by car near Rengstorff Park

A juvenile girl was injured Thursday afternoon after being hit by a passing vehicle while she was trying to cross Rengstorff...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2015
Last comment by 'Tis what 'tis, 3 hours ago | 6 comments | 2089 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 Steve, 4 hours ago | 15 comments | 1230 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 DepressedStudent, 21 hours ago | 2 comments | 1229 Views

RESTAURANTS

From Palo Alto to State Bird

Stuart Brioza might not work with food at all if it weren't for two Palo Alto restaurants and one East Palo Alto pepper farm. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2015
Last comment by Jay Park, on Mar 28, 2015 at 8:39 am | 1 comment | 97 Views

AROUND TOWN

Editorial: 'Human rights city' question should inspire welcome discussion

The city's Human Relations Commission last month drafted a resolution that commissioners hope will lead to a designation...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2015
Last comment by Wiley, on Mar 28, 2015 at 4:34 am | 1 comment | 99 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Staying in school

Talking to middle school kids can be tough, but not for Arnel Pajarillo. At "The Beat" after-school program at Graham Middle...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2015
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Mar 27, 2015 at 9:43 pm | 1 comment | 1422 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, on Mar 27, 2015 at 9:36 am | 30 comments | 3064 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, on Mar 27, 2015 at 8:54 am | 177 comments | 9326 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. 1624 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 | 6283 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 | 2033 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
There are no comments yet. 693 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 | 5474 Views
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