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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Big changes in top staff at school district

Big changes are on the way for the Mountain View Whisman School District, and with it will come some new faces in the district...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2015
Last comment by JL, on Apr 3, 2015 at 2:16 pm | 1 comment | 3733 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fitness center to replace Grant Road businesses

City Council members struggled to keep a bagel shop in business as a shopping center owner proposed to replace it and several...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2013
Last comment by Parent, on Apr 3, 2015 at 1:12 pm | 72 comments | 10551 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Girl struck by car near Rengstorff Park

A juvenile girl was injured Thursday afternoon after being hit by a passing vehicle while she was trying to cross Rengstorff...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2015
Last comment by Dawn, on Apr 3, 2015 at 9:22 am | 11 comments | 4270 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Can Mountain View afford a new school?

Members of the Mountain View Whisman's Boundary Advisory Task Force are poised to decide whether it's the right time to open...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2015
Last comment by New Parent, on Apr 2, 2015 at 11:45 pm | 44 comments | 5100 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council commits $500K toward future hotel project

The Mountain View City Council on Tuesday signed off on early plans to lease out two downtown parking lots for future development...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2015
Last comment by Jes' Sayin', on Apr 2, 2015 at 10:18 pm | 1 comment | 1376 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man challenges cop to a fight

A 35-year-old San Francisco man was arrested after he allegedly drank in public, verbally abused a police officer and challenged...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2015
Last comment by Poor choice, on Apr 2, 2015 at 1:17 pm | 1 comment | 2329 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Full steam ahead on park plans and bike improvements

Citing transportation enhancements and environmental sustainability as top key issues last month, the Mountain View City...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2015
Last comment by Tony, on Apr 2, 2015 at 1:03 pm | 29 comments | 4250 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Board rejects closing down Theuerkauf

After a marathon discussion last week that drew an overflow crowd of parents, members of the Mountain View Whisman school...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2015
Last comment by Educator, on Apr 2, 2015 at 10:14 am | 34 comments | 5676 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police: Suspicions of theft triggered Palo Alto's murder-suicide

The Palo Alto man who police said fatally shot the apartment manager at the Alta Torre Apartments before killing himself...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2015
Last comment by Observer, on Apr 2, 2015 at 10:14 am | 6 comments | 2422 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Khan Academy opens doors to world diplomats

It was one of the rare times when the Khan Academy was teaching a live, in-person class, rather than through a video feed....

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2015
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Apr 2, 2015 at 9:02 am | 2 comments | 5120 Views

AROUND TOWN

Row houses to replace apartments on N. Rengstorff

On Tuesday Mountain View's newest City Council members were hesitant to displace 32 households in an apartment complex at...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2015
Last comment by CrawlWalkRun, on Apr 1, 2015 at 2:06 pm | 53 comments | 9079 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mental Health Association organizes youth suicide prevention roundtable

The Mental Health Association of San Francisco is organizing a community roundtable on youth suicide prevention for this...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2015
Last comment by DrFleck, on Apr 1, 2015 at 1:46 pm | 1 comment | 2827 Views

AROUND TOWN

Chamber CEO announces plans to leave

Chamber President and CEO Oscar Garcia has announced that he will depart the business group later this year. Read the full...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2015
Last comment by Kal Sandhu, on Mar 31, 2015 at 8:01 pm | 3 comments | 2419 Views

RESTAURANTS

State sets new water restrictions for urban areas

California's State Water Resources Control Board voted unanimously Tuesday to impose new mandatory restrictions on urban...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2015
Last comment by Conservative, on Mar 31, 2015 at 6:21 am | 16 comments | 4800 Views

AROUND TOWN

Train strikes, kills pedestrian in Sunnyvale

A 20-year-old man was struck and killed by a Caltrain in Sunnyvale Sunday morning, March 29, according to Caltrain officials. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2015
Last comment by Ron MV, on Mar 30, 2015 at 9:02 pm | 2 comments | 3787 Views

ELECTIONS

Local attorney eyeing U.S. Senate race

Local attorney George "Duf" Sundheim is floating a trial balloon for a possible run for Barbara Boxer's United States Senate...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2015
Last comment by Stop the Trolls, on Mar 30, 2015 at 2:45 pm | 3 comments | 2706 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Health officials issue warning over raw milk

The state Department of Public Health is warning the public of the dangers of consuming raw milk after six Bay Area residents...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2015
Last comment by Steve, on Mar 30, 2015 at 11:59 am | 15 comments | 2535 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Medical Foundation doctors issue advice on youth mental health

The Palo Alto Medical Foundation pediatrics department took an unprecedented step into the community debate on teen well-being,...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2015
Last comment by DepressedStudent, on Mar 29, 2015 at 6:07 pm | 2 comments | 2518 Views

RESTAURANTS

From Palo Alto to State Bird

Stuart Brioza might not work with food at all if it weren't for two Palo Alto restaurants and one East Palo Alto pepper farm. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2015
Last comment by Jay Park, on Mar 28, 2015 at 8:39 am | 1 comment | 1107 Views

AROUND TOWN

Editorial: 'Human rights city' question should inspire welcome discussion

The city's Human Relations Commission last month drafted a resolution that commissioners hope will lead to a designation...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2015
Last comment by Wiley, on Mar 28, 2015 at 4:34 am | 1 comment | 1032 Views
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