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ELECTIONS

Five running for three seats in school board race

The Mountain View Whisman School District is poised to hold its first contested election since 2004, with five contenders...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2012
Last comment by Kathy Swartz, on Oct 13, 2012 at 7:19 pm | 2 comments | 2746 Views

AROUND TOWN

No charges for driver in fatal California Street collision

Police say they can't determine who was at fault -- the driver or the pedestrian -- in the Sept. 15 that resulted in the...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2012
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Oct 13, 2012 at 2:50 pm | 6 comments | 2192 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rite Aid to pay $800,000 for false advertising

Rite Aid Corporation has agreed to pay $800,000 for false and deceptive advertising. The company has settled a civil law-enforcement...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2012
Last comment by huh?, on Oct 13, 2012 at 7:00 am | 7 comments | 2595 Views

OTHER ISSUES

It is time to test chloramine

Amid the recent turmoil over dangerous chemicals in our food and toys, it's amazing to observe the federal government's somewhat...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2007
Last comment by MrsJ, on Oct 12, 2012 at 9:33 pm | 24 comments | 7746 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google eyes fixes for Shoreline traffic woes

In a series of invitation-only meetings, proposals are being discussed for fixing traffic problems in and out of the North...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2012
Last comment by GC, on Oct 12, 2012 at 8:14 pm | 17 comments | 2312 Views

ELECTIONS

Mountain View Whisman school board

<B>Note: Chris Chiang is one of five candidates running for the Mountain View Whisman School Board. His profile was mistakenly...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2012
Last comment by another candidate, on Oct 12, 2012 at 10:06 am | 1 comment | 4117 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVHS gets Friday night lights for home game

Excitement and frustration were in the air Monday night, as the school board voted to allow Mountain View High School students...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2012
Last comment by B, on Oct 12, 2012 at 7:11 am | 22 comments | 4900 Views

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Police eying speed on California Street

If two recent pedestrian deaths haven't slowed down drivers on California Street, a ticket from Mountain View police might...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Oct 11, 2012 at 2:37 pm | 18 comments | 2309 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Stanford physiologist shares Nobel Prize in chemistry

A Stanford Medical School professor today won the Nobel Prize in chemistry for his work on receptors that convey chemical...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2012
Last comment by Kate, on Oct 11, 2012 at 11:13 am | 1 comment | 2229 Views

SPORTS

Friday night lights: debate over night games at MVHS

The discussion was heated but civil Wednesday night as community members, Mountain View High School students and the school's...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2012
Last comment by William Symons, on Oct 11, 2012 at 8:45 am | 28 comments | 4078 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Thunder, lightning jolt Bay Area residents

Some Bay Area residents were startled when an unusual weather system brought lightning and thunder to the region overnight. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2012
Last comment by ellekay, on Oct 11, 2012 at 12:02 am | 5 comments | 2619 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Gov. Brown issues order to help reduce gas prices

The California Air Resources Board announced Sunday evening that it is easing certain restrictions on gasoline production...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2012
Last comment by kman, on Oct 10, 2012 at 2:00 pm | 10 comments | 2539 Views

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Vargas arrested in Minnesota

Jose Antonio Vargas, the Mountain View High School grad and immigration reform advocate, was arrested Friday and cited for...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2012
Last comment by CopperC, on Oct 9, 2012 at 5:47 pm | 5 comments | 1475 Views

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Bike use climbs in Mountain View

Bicycle advocates are buzzing about new census data which shows that bicycling to work is on the rise in Mountain View &#8212;...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2012
Last comment by Luis, on Oct 9, 2012 at 4:09 pm | 6 comments | 1530 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council candidates discuss high cost of housing

In a Whisman neighborhood forum Monday night, City Council candidates had differing views on how to tackle what they all...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2012
Last comment by Political Insider, on Oct 9, 2012 at 12:28 am | 8 comments | 3361 Views

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is half of Mountain View contaminated with toxic waste?

NBC News reports on toxic chemicals that have spread underground from Fairchild, Raytheon, and Intel (near Central Expressway)...

Original post made by resident on Oct. 8, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1941 Views

ELECTIONS

Old Mountain View questions the council candidates

If you attended the Old Mountain View Neighborhood Association City Council candidate forum on Monday night, chances are...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2012
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Oct 8, 2012 at 4:48 pm | 18 comments | 2824 Views

OTHER ISSUES

UPDATE: Alleged drug dealer target of robbery

A victim of a recent home-invasion robbery in Mountain View was arrested for allegedly possessing drugs with the intent to...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2012
Last comment by Bogaigh, on Oct 8, 2012 at 3:58 pm | 19 comments | 1900 Views

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Bike use climbs in Mountain View

Bicycle advocates are buzzing about new census data which shows that bicycling to work is on the rise in Mountain View --...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2012
Last comment by kman, on Oct 8, 2012 at 2:50 pm | 21 comments | 2054 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Khan in the classroom

Khan Academy, the internet teaching sensation, will have a bigger presence in the classroom. Mountain View's elementary and...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Oct 8, 2012 at 2:48 pm | 2 comments | 2220 Views
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