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AROUND TOWN

Afghan interpreter finally on safe ground

The four-year journey of Qismat Amin to reach U.S. soil finally ended on the morning of Wednesday, Feb. 8, after Department...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2017
Last comment by @stop it, on Feb 9, 2017 at 4:13 pm | 6 comments | 1157 Views

ELECTIONS

Be cautious when using space heaters, says PG&E

Heating equipment is the second leading cause of home fires in the U.S., and almost half of these fires occur between December...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1477 Views

OTHER ISSUES

’Homecoming: A Comedy Show’

Laughter is the best medicine. Teresa Lee will host a night of stand-up comedy from comics who are returning to their local...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2017
There are no comments yet. 880 Views

MOVIES

Today: 'Being a Teen in the Valley' panel

Local teenagers will share what it's like to grow up in Silicon Valley at a panel discussion this Wednesday, Jan. 4, hosted...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2076 Views

AROUND TOWN

Parcel tax heads to voters

The Mountain View Whisman School District is seeking to pass a $191 parcel this spring, designed to hold education funding...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2017
Last comment by ST parent, on Feb 8, 2017 at 11:50 pm | 24 comments | 2855 Views

AROUND TOWN

Appeals court to hear Trump administration's bid to reinstate travel ban

A federal appeals court in San Francisco will hear arguments at 3 p.m. Tuesday on whether to reinstate a ban ordered by President...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2017
Last comment by Love fest, on Feb 8, 2017 at 11:35 pm | 7 comments | 1131 Views

AROUND TOWN

VTA looking for feedback from commuters on Highway 280 corridor

Frequent commuters on Interstate Highway 280 from Palo Alto to San Jose can provide feedback on how to improve conditions...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2016
Last comment by AntonyNiPTD, on Feb 8, 2017 at 6:34 pm | 5 comments | 1088 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Councilman hosts presentation on aircraft noise

Mountain View will be hosting a public presentation on Monday, Jan 30, on the recent increase in aircraft noise over Midpeninsula...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2017
Last comment by Ella, on Feb 7, 2017 at 8:28 pm | 25 comments | 3700 Views

AROUND TOWN

City lays out battle plan for D.C. trip

A delegation of Mountain View City Council members will trek out to the nation's capital for a few days in March for the...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2017
Last comment by Love, on Feb 7, 2017 at 6:34 pm | 3 comments | 3332 Views

AROUND TOWN

Water district begins work on McKelvey flood basin

It seemed fitting that the Jan. 20 groundbreaking ceremony for three major flood protection projects in the North County...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2017
Last comment by Safety zone, on Feb 7, 2017 at 2:56 pm | 10 comments | 2805 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Crittenden instructional assistant dies

Mountain View Whisman School District officials said that longtime staff member Diane Hernandez died unexpectedly Wednesday...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2017
Last comment by member, on Feb 7, 2017 at 2:33 pm | 3 comments | 2897 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Civil rights complaint against high school district over rape case

A former Mountain View-Los Altos High School District student has filed a complaint with the U.S. Department of Education's...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2017
Last comment by concerned citizen, on Feb 7, 2017 at 2:15 pm | 2 comments | 3358 Views

AROUND TOWN

Long drought ends for county

Months of wet weather have washed away much of the drought that plagued California over the last four years. Read the full...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2017
Last comment by Joe Frisbie, on Feb 7, 2017 at 11:13 am | 12 comments | 2022 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Ex-officer's lawsuit hits roadblock

A lawsuit by a fired police officer against the Mountain View Police Department faltered last week after a Santa Clara County...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2017
Last comment by confused, on Feb 7, 2017 at 10:46 am | 1 comment | 1873 Views

OTHER ISSUES

SF district court mulling U.S. appeal of travel ban order

A federal appeals court in San Francisco is mulling whether to halt a lower court order that blocked President Donald Trump's...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2017
Last comment by Alex M, on Feb 6, 2017 at 6:55 pm | 1 comment | 1162 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View Planned Parenthood searching for new home

The Planned Parenthood Mountain View Health Center soon could be losing its home at the corner of San Antonio Road and California...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2017
Last comment by accuracy, on Feb 6, 2017 at 4:54 pm | 6 comments | 3058 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Ex-counselor at county science camp to get 18 years in prison for child molestation

A former employee of a Santa Clara County science camp pleaded guilty this week to sexually molesting two campers and possessing...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2017
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Feb 6, 2017 at 3:53 pm | 1 comment | 3117 Views

AROUND TOWN

Couple arrested for alleged opium operation

In what is being called one of the biggest drug busts of its kind in California history, Mountain View police on Friday afternoon...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2017
Last comment by PeaceLove, on Feb 6, 2017 at 2:55 pm | 1 comment | 4087 Views

RESTAURANTS

Maxing out your home sale

Getting a home ready to sell is like getting dressed for the prom, says Coldwell Banker realtor Tim Kerns. Read the full...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1200 Views

ELECTIONS

German school expansion plans in jeopardy

The former site of Whisman Elementary has turned into a thriving center of multicultural education over the years, after...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2017
Last comment by Pewrgul, on Feb 5, 2017 at 4:01 pm | 4 comments | 2040 Views
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