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Mayor Abe-Koga named 'woman of the year'

Mayor Margaret Abe-Koga was paid a surprise visit last week by state Assembly member Paul Fong, who honored her as "woman...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2009
Last comment by Eric, on Mar 10, 2009 at 6:28 pm | 2 comments | 1719 Views

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Soccer coach's bail set at $2 million

A Palo Alto judge set bail at $2 million for Pedro Carbajal, the Mountain View community leader and soccer coach who was...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2009
Last comment by Recommendation, on Mar 10, 2009 at 4:07 pm | 7 comments | 1749 Views

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Council members point to $37M in reserves

After a presentation from the city manager last month about the seriousness of the city's budget problems, some council members...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2009
Last comment by An involved non resident of Mountain View, on Mar 10, 2009 at 12:22 pm | 20 comments | 1972 Views

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Tomorrow's events (March 10)

Nature walk: Daylight Savings celebration at [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shoreline_Park,_Mountain_View Shoreline] Shoreline...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2009
Last comment by Ricia, on Mar 9, 2009 at 4:49 pm | 1 comment | 1812 Views

MOVIES

Raging Grannies rock Cinequest film festival

The Raging Grannies hit the silver screen this weekend as Mountain View filmmaker Pam Walton premieres her documentary on...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2009
Last comment by eric, on Mar 8, 2009 at 11:42 pm | 10 comments | 4573 Views

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The scariest house in America

The award-winning "DC Cemetery" on Bush Street that draws big crowds every year isn't just a seasonal hobby for its creators...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2009
Last comment by cole, on Mar 8, 2009 at 2:42 pm | 1 comment | 1784 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Preschool families to protest at tonight's school board meeting

Fifty local families plan to hold a protest at the elementary school district board meeting tonight, demanding new classroom...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2009
Last comment by It's a Private Preschool, on Mar 7, 2009 at 7:29 am | 11 comments | 2095 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Monta Loma seeks unity with CEL

Looking for a way to get more parents involved and increase test scores, Monta Loma Elementary School has found for its role...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2009
Last comment by DJ in Cuesta, on Mar 6, 2009 at 10:56 pm | 2 comments | 1989 Views

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Commission shelves fee for single-use bags

Before county residents are asked to spend a quarter for every paper or plastic shopping bag, the Santa Clara County Recycling...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2009
Last comment by USA, on Mar 4, 2009 at 5:32 pm | 3 comments | 1712 Views

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'Skimming' scam at ATMs hits local resident

Nick Elvitsky was shocked when $500 was deducted from his account on Jan. 26: "I did not take that money out. I have been...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2009
Last comment by Mike, on Mar 4, 2009 at 1:12 pm | 9 comments | 2388 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Budget passed, but uncertainty remains

It was a long, long wait. But even now, after a state budget was finally passed, local administrators remain uncertain about...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2009
Last comment by Reactionary Fringe, on Mar 4, 2009 at 12:49 pm | 1 comment | 1999 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A tale of two school programs

At Castro School, the PACT program gets ready to strike out on its own, taking nearly 200 students with it. Meanwhile, Monta...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2009
Last comment by Sierra, on Mar 4, 2009 at 8:49 am | 3 comments | 1876 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Economy creates big setback for BART to SJ

New analysis of projected sales tax revenues shows that bringing BART to San Jose will be delayed a number of years, even...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2009
Last comment by Vijay Kumar, on Mar 3, 2009 at 5:04 pm | 4 comments | 1929 Views

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Council balks at looking into HSR stop downtown

Hopes for a downtown high speed rail stop may have come and gone in a flash Tuesday after City Council members deadlocked...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2009
Last comment by James Hoosac, on Mar 3, 2009 at 4:19 pm | 23 comments | 2140 Views

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Solar car wows local techies

Google employees are fairly technology-minded, but even they were amazed by the strange car that appeared at the company's...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2009
Last comment by Don Frances, on Mar 3, 2009 at 12:04 pm | 7 comments | 1971 Views

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Petitioners oppose hospital purchase

By buying the Community Hospital of Los Gatos, El Camino Hospital will put a strain on services and finances at its Mountain...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2009
Last comment by Confused, on Mar 2, 2009 at 8:34 pm | 1 comment | 1835 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Welcome to Landelsburg

Students at Landels Elementary School got a taste of colonial life last week, complete with blacksmiths, bonnets and debates...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2009
Last comment by ??? 2009, on Mar 2, 2009 at 7:59 pm | 1 comment | 1880 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Budget passed, but uncertainty remains

It was a long, long wait. But even now, after a state budget was finally passed, local administrators remain uncertain about...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2009
Last comment by Jim, on Mar 2, 2009 at 7:57 pm | 1 comment | 1798 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Build a garden, save a community

Mountain View handyman, inventor and entrepreneur Leland Francois likes to do things his own way. Even his philanthropy is...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2009
Last comment by Paul Hughes, on Mar 2, 2009 at 6:45 pm | 1 comment | 2042 Views

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Worker Center's zoning approved

Despite protest from neighbors, the Day Worker Center of Mountain View was given a special permit to operate out of its new...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2009
Last comment by USA, on Mar 2, 2009 at 9:16 am | 1 comment | 1701 Views
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