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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Test scores rise, but schools stuck in 'program improvement'

The Mountain View Whisman School District is entering its second year of what is known as "program improvement," even though...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by James, on Sep 28, 2010 at 3:13 pm | 1 comment | 2337 Views

AROUND TOWN

iPod, jewelry taken in burglary

An open sliding back door is the suspected point of entry in a Sept. 21 burglary at a home in the 1000 block of Boranda Avenue. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2010
Last comment by Dad, on Sep 28, 2010 at 1:59 pm | 7 comments | 1785 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Police close downtown street to search for alleged gunman

A portion of Villa Street running through downtown was shut down Monday, Sept. 27, after a man called police saying he had...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by BD, on Sep 28, 2010 at 11:43 am | 1 comment | 1791 Views

SPORTS

Leadership Mountain View / Charles Schwab Cup

Leadership Mountain View/MVCOC Education Foundation has teamed with the PGA Champions Tour, Tickets Fore Charity and the...

Original post made by Leadership Mountain View on Sep. 28, 2010
There are no comments yet. 3084 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Let the affordable housing proposals pour in, city council says

With $18 million in affordable housing funds burning a hole in its pocket, the City Council Tuesday supported allowing a...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2010
Last comment by Kent, on Sep 27, 2010 at 9:03 pm | 17 comments | 2546 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local Police Activities League raises money at Shoreline

Guests at this year's [http://www.mvpal.org/ Mountain View Police Activities League] banquet were wined, dined and if they...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2010
Last comment by Thom, on Sep 27, 2010 at 3:22 pm | 1 comment | 2239 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stabbing on Walker Drive

There was a lot of police activity on Walker Drive Saturday night (early Sunday morning). The police blocked off the entire...

Original post made by JT on Sep. 27, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1855 Views

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Will millions flock to Moffett Field for the 2020 World Expo?

From Shanghai this Sunday, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger is set to pitch Silicon Valley as the site of the 2020 World Expo....

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2010
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on Sep 26, 2010 at 5:47 pm | 24 comments | 4511 Views

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Police nab bank robbery suspect

Police arrested a Santa Clara man and charged him with five South Bay bank robberies, including last week's robbery of the...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2010
Last comment by Why does this always come up?, on Sep 26, 2010 at 4:27 pm | 7 comments | 2013 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google's 'Hiveplex' is the place to bee

Excitement was apparent on Sept. 16, as Googlers watched and helped Bill Tomaszewski of the Marin Bee Company harvest honey...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2010
Last comment by giveMeABreak, on Sep 25, 2010 at 9:13 pm | 1 comment | 3206 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Vote YES on Measure E

Foothill College and De Anza College are among the best community colleges in the nation. Today, community colleges are becoming...

Original post made by KEN HOROWITZ on Sep. 25, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2275 Views

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Cuesta Annex: Woman arrested for annoying phone calls

After making a series of allegedly vague threats to her opponents, a woman who seeks to preserve the Cuesta Annnex and its...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2010
Last comment by Observer, on Sep 25, 2010 at 12:49 pm | 18 comments | 2462 Views

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Two laptops stolen in Dana St. burglary

Two laptops, valued at about $1,500, were stolen from a duplex in 900 block of W. Dana Street on Sept. 21. Read the full...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by Amy, on Sep 25, 2010 at 12:46 pm | 3 comments | 1744 Views

ELECTIONS

City may beef up phone tax

A survey of local voters shows that a majority would support a November ballot measure to place an additional tax on phone...

Original post made on May. 10, 2010
Last comment by JimR, on Sep 25, 2010 at 12:09 pm | 15 comments | 1820 Views

ELECTIONS

Three challengers confirm candidacy in council race

There are six confirmed candidates in this year's City Council election, two of whom work for Google. Read the full story...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2010
Last comment by Ming, on Sep 24, 2010 at 11:13 pm | 11 comments | 3405 Views

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Moffett Field trail will connect MV, Sunnyvale

Efforts to link 26 miles of Bay Area trails north and south of Mountain View will finally be realized this month, when a...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2010
Last comment by southbayrider, on Sep 24, 2010 at 8:28 pm | 4 comments | 1804 Views

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Moffett Field segment of Bay Trail opens today

The newest segment of the San Francisco Bay Trail -- which stretches 2.4 miles behind Moffett Field and connects Mountain...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2010
Last comment by southbayrider, on Sep 24, 2010 at 8:22 pm | 7 comments | 2706 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Test scores rise, but schools stuck in 'program improvement'

The Mountain View Whisman School District is entering its second year of what is known as "program improvement," even though...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by Observer, on Sep 24, 2010 at 7:47 pm | 1 comment | 2586 Views

OTHER ISSUES

San Bruno's exploded gas line runs through Mountain View

The 54-year-old gas transmission line that blew up in San Bruno, killing seven people, also runs through residential areas...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2010
Last comment by judielaine, on Sep 24, 2010 at 6:44 am | 2 comments | 2073 Views

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Google's 'Hiveplex' is the place to bee

When employees at Google encounter a problem in their work environment — a burnt out light bulb or keyboard on the...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Sep 23, 2010 at 2:37 pm | 1 comment | 1837 Views
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