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SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district expresses fears of selling Cubberley

Palo Alto school board members Wednesday expressed deep-seated fears about selling any portion of the dilapidated Cubberley...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2010
Last comment by John the Man, on Jun 18, 2010 at 3:14 pm | 11 comments | 1455 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bobcat Ridge to re-open Saturday

Tule, one of the Palo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo's two bobcats, watches ducks and a goose from her favorite spot in her new...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2010
Last comment by The Dad, on Jun 18, 2010 at 12:39 pm | 1 comment | 1131 Views

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Motion to adjourn: City Clerk Angee Salvador retires

After 21 years working in Mountain View's city clerk's office, City Clerk Angee Salvador is calling it good on June 18. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2010
Last comment by Dave, on Jun 17, 2010 at 5:53 pm | 1 comment | 1281 Views

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McKelvey, Cuesta flood basins the topic of June 17 meeting

Controversial flood basins proposed for the Cuesta Annex and McKelvey Park will be discussed this Thursday at City Hall as...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2010
Last comment by Hip Waders, on Jun 17, 2010 at 2:10 pm | 1 comment | 1252 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Fixing the bells

Starting this fall, school bells will ring in concert at all of the elementary schools in the Mountain View Whisman School...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2010
Last comment by John the Man, on Jun 16, 2010 at 10:12 pm | 4 comments | 1460 Views

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Council happy with city budget

After a year of discussions the city has a balanced budget that now has the backing of the City Council after a unanimous...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2010
Last comment by Joe, on Jun 16, 2010 at 9:37 pm | 3 comments | 1221 Views

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Time to set rules on pot dispensaries

Back in February, the idea that a medical marijuana dispensary providing medicine to sick people could fit into Mountain...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2010
Last comment by Thanks, on Jun 16, 2010 at 5:56 pm | 5 comments | 1145 Views

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New zoning could redraw the map in Mtn. View

It appears that dramatic increases in the size of buildings allowed in North Bayshore and on El Camino Real — and a...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2010
Last comment by Konrad M. Sosnow, on Jun 16, 2010 at 1:01 pm | 23 comments | 4096 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Alta Vista students overcome the past, look to future

Senior Randall Young was one of three student speakers at Alta Vista High School's graduation this year. He stood at the...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2010
Last comment by John the Man, on Jun 16, 2010 at 12:23 pm | 4 comments | 1467 Views

AROUND TOWN

What's going on with the Shell station at Middlefield and Shoreline?

The Shell station at Middlefield and Shoreline has been fenced off and the pumped covered in dark plastic. Is this another...

Original post made by John the Man on Jun. 13, 2010
Last comment by John the Man, on Jun 15, 2010 at 8:41 pm | 3 comments | 1274 Views

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Tony-winning show has local ties

TheatreWorks got a shout-out Sunday night at the Tony Awards when "Memphis" -- which had its world premiere at Mountain View's...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2010
Last comment by Bruce Karney, on Jun 15, 2010 at 7:43 pm | 2 comments | 1227 Views

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Police, fire respond to fistfight over backpack at Graham

What started as a scuffle over a backpack between two boys at Graham Middle School turned into a fistfight, with Mountain...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2010
Last comment by Parent, on Jun 15, 2010 at 4:56 pm | 33 comments | 2196 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Big service cuts due to Caltrain 'fiscal emergency'

Major Caltrain weekend- and mid-day service cuts plus a fare increase are being planned by this fall and early 2011. Faced...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Andrew Bachmann, on Jun 15, 2010 at 3:56 pm | 32 comments | 1788 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Medical pot user busted for growing

A man arrested May 25 for allegedly possessing large quantities of marijuana for sale has the full support of his mother,...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2010
Last comment by PeaceLove, on Jun 15, 2010 at 3:35 pm | 14 comments | 1516 Views

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Judge orders pot club to close

A judge has granted the city's request for a temporary injunction to close Buddy's Cannabis Patient Collective on Bayshore...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2010
Last comment by PeaceLove, on Jun 15, 2010 at 2:55 pm | 8 comments | 1193 Views

ELECTIONS

It's official: Jeff Rosen wins DA race

Jeff Rosen's victory over Dolores Carr in Santa Clara County's razor-thin race for district attorney became official Friday...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2010
Last comment by Concerned mother, on Jun 15, 2010 at 12:31 pm | 2 comments | 1603 Views

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Leadership Mountain View is accepting applications for the Class of 2011

LMV is open to all individuals eighteen years and older. Applicants must be residents of Mountain View, representatives...

Original post made by Leadership Mountain View on Jun. 15, 2010
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City could pull off a balanced budget

While the "Great Recession" has forced other cities to make painful budget cuts and run large deficits, it appears that Mountain...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2010
Last comment by Citizen, on Jun 15, 2010 at 9:07 am | 6 comments | 1477 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man killed at San Antonio Caltrain station

An unidentified "adult male" apparently stepped off the San Antonio Station passenger platform into the path of a speeding...

Original post made on May. 4, 2010
Last comment by Caltrain Commuter, on Jun 14, 2010 at 5:59 pm | 21 comments | 3394 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City could pull off a balanced budget

While the "Great Recession" has forced other cities to make painful budget cuts and run large deficits, it appears that Mountain...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2010
Last comment by le dude, on Jun 13, 2010 at 7:10 am | 4 comments | 1453 Views
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