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Palo Alto sees second train fatality in two days

Another possible suicide -- the second in two days -- stopped trains in Palo Alto at about 8:30 a.m. today after a northbound...

Original post made on May. 5, 2009
Last comment by PME, on May 7, 2009 at 9:13 pm | 8 comments | 2160 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View Whisman Choral Students Perform at Shoreline on May 11

Mountain View Whisman School District presents the 8th Annual Choral Fest on Monday, May 11 at Shoreline Amphitheatre. The...

Original post made by CSMA on May. 7, 2009
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mountain View Whisman Choral Students Perform at Shoreline on May 11

Mountain View Whisman School District presents the 8th Annual Choral Fest on Monday, May 11 at Shoreline Amphitheatre. The...

Original post made by CSMA on May. 7, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1892 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Earth Baby, baby

Tired of sending diaper after plastic diaper to the landfills, a group of Mountain View parents-turned-entrepreneurs is hoping...

Original post made on May. 6, 2009
Last comment by Johnny Robots, on May 7, 2009 at 6:46 pm | 2 comments | 2111 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council tackles 'ghetto' concerns

Hoping to put to rest worries that an affordable housing development would lower property values downtown, a majority of...

Original post made on May. 1, 2009
Last comment by Fedup, on May 7, 2009 at 5:01 pm | 9 comments | 1786 Views

ELECTIONS

Big cuts considered for city services

After months of discussions with department heads, city manager Kevin Duggan has proposed budget cuts to fill a $6.1 million...

Original post made on May. 6, 2009
Last comment by smart growther, on May 7, 2009 at 4:04 pm | 3 comments | 2539 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Fighting for the American dream

A senior at UC Santa Cruz majoring in earth sciences, Adriana expresses her passion for geology both through her enthusiastic...

Original post made on May. 3, 2009
Last comment by Child criminals - NOT!, on May 7, 2009 at 12:42 pm | 7 comments | 2294 Views

AROUND TOWN

District considers major bond measure

It could cost the Mountain View Whisman Elementary School District $191.7 million over the next 10 years to renovate its...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2009
Last comment by Teacher, on May 7, 2009 at 11:18 am | 20 comments | 2106 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Woman killed by train in possible suicide

A woman apparently committed suicide this morning after sitting on the Caltrain tracks in Palo Alto just north of Mountain...

Original post made on May. 4, 2009
Last comment by Singh, on May 5, 2009 at 11:57 pm | 9 comments | 2044 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bureaucrats botch plastic bag ban

The latest attempt to increase government revenue in the county is the proposed ordinance to tax/ban single-use plastic bags...

Original post made on May. 4, 2009
Last comment by MV resident, on May 5, 2009 at 11:23 pm | 6 comments | 2215 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cuesta tennis courts up for grabs again

Cuesta Park's tennis courts will have a new operator since the city decided to replace hometown favorite Tim Foley over a...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2009
Last comment by Mike Rodgers, on May 5, 2009 at 12:26 pm | 9 comments | 2095 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City employees may be asked to take pay cut

Mountain View officials are in talks with the city's labor groups about ways to ease the impact of a projected $6 million...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2009
Last comment by Mike Latham, on May 5, 2009 at 8:58 am | 3 comments | 1931 Views

AROUND TOWN

Districts find funding for ESL class

Administrators in both Mountain View school districts say they have found funding and space for an English language class...

Original post made on May. 2, 2009
Last comment by Miss Shame, on May 4, 2009 at 7:43 pm | 6 comments | 1871 Views

OTHER ISSUES

H1 may house new airship

NASA Ames deputy director Lew Braxton told a crowd last Thursday that the agency was hard at work on a plan to restore Hangar...

Original post made on May. 4, 2009
Last comment by Terry Lavender, on May 4, 2009 at 10:16 am | 1 comment | 2115 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County sees first probable case of swine flu

Local health officials have identified one probable case of swine flu in Santa Clara County, and state officials are urging...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2009
Last comment by Kendra Jonsdottir, on May 3, 2009 at 6:34 pm | 14 comments | 1962 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Challenge Bicycle Ride today (Sunday)

Did anyone participate? How was it?...

Original post made by GSB on May. 3, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1899 Views

AROUND TOWN

Battle of the burgers

There were other Mountain View drive-ins that people remember, such as Spiveys, which had the Cadillac burger, and Johnny...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2009
Last comment by Rat Burgers, on May 2, 2009 at 3:45 pm | 4 comments | 2268 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School renovations could cost a bundle

It could cost the Mountain View Whisman Elementary School District $191.7 million over the next 10 years to renovate its...

Original post made on May. 1, 2009
Last comment by William Joseph, on May 1, 2009 at 9:33 pm | 2 comments | 1979 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Next in line to be cut: ESL class at Castro

More than 100 parents and teachers are petitioning to save an English language program they say has helped dozens of Latino...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Payback, on May 1, 2009 at 11:34 am | 6 comments | 2313 Views

AROUND TOWN

COMING UP: Citywide garage sale

Front yards and driveways will be turned into bargain-hunting grounds this Saturday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. for the annual...

Original post made on May. 1, 2009
Last comment by candy, on May 1, 2009 at 11:30 am | 1 comment | 1911 Views
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