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'Poor schools endanger U.S. prosperity'

Though academic achievement of U.S. students is improving, it still ranks poorly compared to other developed countries and...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2013
Last comment by Jaime, on Oct 18, 2013 at 4:49 pm | 10 comments | 3155 Views

AROUND TOWN

Theater review: Pedantic politics

TheatreWorks' production of this play of backroom political dealings is handsome, but the script fails to deliver. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2013
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Oct 18, 2013 at 2:05 pm | 1 comment | 11185 Views

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Police chase, arrest armed felon on Mora Drive

After a short chase on foot, Mountain View officers arrested a parolee suspected of carrying a loaded firearm and attempting...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2013
Last comment by Just Pass'n Thru, on Oct 17, 2013 at 10:04 pm | 6 comments | 3228 Views

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Fighting dog stabbed to death by neighbor

Animal Control officers are investigating whether a Mountain View resident was justified in stabbing a neighbor's Labrador...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2013
Last comment by no more, on Oct 17, 2013 at 7:23 am | 37 comments | 8817 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Call for Inks to join Mayors Against Guns

The recent shooting at the Navy Yard in Washington, D.C., reminds us of the threat of gun violence in our daily lives. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2013
Last comment by Moreregulation, on Oct 16, 2013 at 3:57 pm | 4 comments | 685 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Day Worker Center benefit at CSMA

At the Community School for Music and Arts on Friday, Oct. 25, a musical performance will tell the true stories of four women...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2013
Last comment by Susan, on Oct 16, 2013 at 2:55 pm | 2 comments | 1857 Views

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FREE Community Concert Sun, Oct 20, 2 PM - Eddie Madril, Native American Music and Dance

This Sunday, October 20, at 2:00 pm, join us at CSMA for the first of our 2013-2014 Community Concerts! Eddie Madril, a member...

Original post made by CSMA on Oct. 16, 2013
There are no comments yet. 472 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Amid complaints, Google promises WiFi upgrades

While Google says it is committed to improving its network of light-pole mounted WiFi nodes in Mountain View, some users...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2013
Last comment by Jorge, on Oct 15, 2013 at 1:56 pm | 50 comments | 17610 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Embattled board member gets censured

Steven Nelson, the embattled Mountain View Whisman School District trustee, found little support from his colleagues on the...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2013
Last comment by UC Davis Grad, on Oct 14, 2013 at 6:07 pm | 7 comments | 2987 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Recycle Bike Drive Coming Nov 3

GreenTown Los Altos’ next ReCycle Bike Drive is coming SOON! We are seeking support of the community to donate gently used...

Original post made by GreenTown Los Altos on Oct. 13, 2013
Last comment by GreenTown Los Altos, on Oct 14, 2013 at 3:53 pm | 1 comment | 577 Views

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Mora Drive housing project waits on toxic cleanup

Lingering toxic chemicals in the groundwater and soil under 2274 Mora Drive is being blamed for the delay of the development...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2013
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Oct 14, 2013 at 3:02 pm | 2 comments | 2796 Views

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Peninsula Symphony reports $500,000 missing

The Peninsula Symphony is scrambling to raise pledges and donations after recently learning that the bulk of its endowment...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2013
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Oct 14, 2013 at 10:34 am | 2 comments | 3962 Views

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Help for kids with severe food allergies?

Stephanie Lau-Chen's children are picky eaters. According to the Mountain View mother, there are only a handful of restaurants...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2013
Last comment by allergy symptoms, on Oct 14, 2013 at 4:52 am | 10 comments | 4577 Views

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SLAC workers, others won't get back pay after furloughs

More than 13,400 Bay Area Department of Energy laboratory workers -- including 1,500 at the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2013
Last comment by Richard, on Oct 12, 2013 at 9:20 pm | 4 comments | 2062 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Is anyone worried about development impact?

One can't help but notice the recurring theme in letters over recent weeks and months pertaining to the trade-off between...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2013
Last comment by MVResident67, on Oct 11, 2013 at 7:51 pm | 208 comments | 10698 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Assemblyman seeking summer interns

State Assemblyman Richard Gordon is accepting applications from high school and college students for part-time summer internships....

Original post made on May. 15, 2013
Last comment by the_punnisher, on Oct 11, 2013 at 5:05 pm | 3 comments | 1071 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Oc 12th - March Against Monsanto Across the Goldern Gate Bridge

Join fellow Bay Area residents in a worldwide March Against Monsanto on Saturday, October 12, 2013. The protest march...

Original post made by Kathleen on Oct. 11, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1644 Views

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Castro's readers win again

From good books come good things. Castro students celebrated their victory -- they read more books over the summer than any...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2013
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on Oct 10, 2013 at 3:50 pm | 1 comment | 2284 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Magic Forest Journey - October 26

Have you ever watched a fairy tale come to life — the Shoemaker and Elves cleverly crafting shoes? Gnomes diligently seeking...

Original post made by Waldorf School of the Peninsula on Oct. 10, 2013
There are no comments yet. 689 Views

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NASA researchers protest government shutdown

Over 70 NASA employees and their supporters gathered in front of Moffett Field's main gate on Wednesday to protest the federal...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2013
Last comment by Patrick Bryant, on Oct 10, 2013 at 10:23 am | 6 comments | 557 Views
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