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AROUND TOWN

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 | 1910 Views

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Charter school backer reaches out to superintendent

The man who wants to found a charter school somewhere in Silicon Valley hopes to meet soon with officials from the local...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2010
Last comment by "Just Think About It", on Oct 10, 2010 at 10:29 am | 5 comments | 1936 Views

AROUND TOWN

Grant Road Farm

Work started on 9/29 on the Grant Road Pumpkin Patch property. Here are some "Before" pictures: http://www.jharrisonphoto.com/Landscapes/Grant-Road-Farm-in-Mountain/2748739_7CvC...

Original post made by ladybug54 on Oct. 9, 2010
Last comment by Missingit2, on Oct 9, 2010 at 5:39 pm | 2 comments | 1883 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teachers, school staff OK salary freeze

Teachers and staff of the local high school district have agreed to forego salary increases for two years. The pay freeze,...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2010
Last comment by "Just Think About It", on Oct 9, 2010 at 2:47 pm | 5 comments | 2464 Views

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NASA aims to find bathroom vandal

NASA has figured out how astronauts can use the toilet in outer space, but down here on earth is another, messier story. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by Member, on Oct 9, 2010 at 11:27 am | 2 comments | 1851 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV residents arrested in Sunnyvale stabbing

Seven people were arrested in Sunnyvale on Sunday after officers responding to an early morning fight found an 18-year-old...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2009
Last comment by Young MV, on Oct 9, 2010 at 2:03 am | 13 comments | 2704 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 | 1853 Views

ELECTIONS

Council incumbents battle newcomers in Chamber debate

Three City Council incumbents defended their records against three challengers in a debate hosted by the Chamber of Commerce...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2010
Last comment by PeaceLove, on Oct 8, 2010 at 3:33 pm | 26 comments | 4341 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mountain View Holiday Inn sued for sexual harassment

The Holiday Inn on El Camino Real near San Antonio Road is being sued by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2010
Last comment by Sandy, on Oct 7, 2010 at 1:02 pm | 12 comments | 2042 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Jobs, classes, services cut in Foothill-De Anza budget

Courses have been discontinued, positions have been eliminated, pay packages have been downsized and faculty are overworked...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Numbers, on Oct 6, 2010 at 11:21 pm | 33 comments | 2577 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Remaking Rengstorff Park

About 60 residents had a rare opportunity to collectively imagine a major revamp of Rengstorff Park in Mountain View last...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2010
Last comment by Garrett, on Oct 6, 2010 at 10:20 pm | 6 comments | 1915 Views

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Palo Alto, Menlo Park, Atherton sue rail authority

Palo Alto, Atherton and Menlo Park launched a fresh lawsuit Thursday against the California High-Speed Rail Authority, claiming...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2010
Last comment by Hardin, on Oct 6, 2010 at 8:13 pm | 6 comments | 2015 Views

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Pedestrian path fracas -- OK to lock gate, administrator says

The pedestrian path that was once the only convenient way to walk through the neighborhood at the north end of Ortega Avenue...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2010
Last comment by walker, on Oct 6, 2010 at 12:30 pm | 11 comments | 2571 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino takes part in major Parkinson's study

A clinical trial, set to begin this fall at El Camino Hospital aims to figure out a way to objectively determine if someone...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2010
Last comment by Old Ben, on Oct 6, 2010 at 12:14 pm | 1 comment | 3114 Views

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Adoption Information Meeting

A Dillon International representative will host a free meeting from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. at Highway Community Church, 2050 Miramonte...

Original post made by Adoption Information Meeting on Oct. 6, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2150 Views

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A second chance at the ranch

<I>Editor's Note: In recent years, a steady stream of young Latino youths have joined the Sureno and Norteno gangs in Mountain...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2431 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Los Altos high Eagles ready to spread their wings

There aren't many people who can say they've seen a blue eagle. But each year they flock to Los Alto High School's football...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2010
Last comment by Jose Velez, on Oct 4, 2010 at 4:46 pm | 3 comments | 2495 Views

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Persepolis is this year's Mountain View Reads Together book

The Mountain View Reads Together 2010 book is the critically acclaimed Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi. Satrapiís poignant...

Original post made by MV Library on Oct. 4, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2394 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain posts new suicide-prevention signs

Suicide-prevention signs along the Caltrain tracks will be updated as part of a nation-wide study on whether they are effective....

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by Just my viewpoint, on Oct 3, 2010 at 9:39 pm | 3 comments | 1879 Views

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Strings on the upswing

It takes all kinds for a ukulele jam. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=6369 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2010
Last comment by Joanna Snyder, on Oct 2, 2010 at 9:33 pm | 1 comment | 2233 Views
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