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OTHER ISSUES

Escuela condo project rejected

In a strange process Tuesday night, a 14-unit condo project at 574 Escuela Ave. was denied 6-1 by the City Council, even...

Original post made on May. 21, 2009
Last comment by Grant, on May 22, 2009 at 8:26 pm | 10 comments | 1859 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fire station design ready, except for the art

The Mountain View City Council recently approved plans for a new Shoreline fire station, and all the design needs now is...

Original post made on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by Ellen Murray, on May 22, 2009 at 7:04 pm | 13 comments | 1606 Views

OTHER ISSUES

General Plan meetings kick off in Monta Loma

About 60 residents of the "Monta Loma, Farley and Rock Street" neighborhood assembled Monday to discuss the city's future...

Original post made on May. 22, 2009
Last comment by Ben, on May 22, 2009 at 4:54 pm | 2 comments | 1882 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools brace for cuts in wake of ballot defeats

After watching five of the state's six budget measures go down in flames Tuesday, local school administrators had one overarching...

Original post made on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by sc, on May 22, 2009 at 1:13 pm | 19 comments | 2001 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police revive 'Click It or Ticket' campaign

Drivers could be fined as much as $435 if they or their passengers are caught not wearing seatbelts, Mountain View police...

Original post made on May. 19, 2009
Last comment by George, on May 22, 2009 at 8:22 am | 3 comments | 1727 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local soccer coach for at-risk youth arrested on charges of molestation

Mountain View police arrested a local community leader and coach -- one who helped run a police soccer camp for at-risk boys...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2009
Last comment by Ara, on May 21, 2009 at 5:10 pm | 14 comments | 2251 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foundation gives high schools $700,000

Despite steep state budget cuts, the high schools will continue to offer certain academic programs to students, such as career...

Original post made on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by George St Clair, on May 20, 2009 at 12:10 pm | 1 comment | 1866 Views

AROUND TOWN

Worker Center gets council nod

In a drama-filled meeting Tuesday night, the City Council voted unanimously to allow the Day Worker Center of Mountain View...

Original post made on May. 14, 2009
Last comment by Alison, on May 19, 2009 at 11:31 pm | 5 comments | 1760 Views

AROUND TOWN

Theuerkauf student, 10, charged with making 'terrorist threats' against his school

Mountain View police apprehended a 10-year-old boy Monday on charges of felony "terrorist threats" after he allegedly called...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2009
Last comment by squeaker, on May 19, 2009 at 10:43 pm | 13 comments | 2193 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Los Gatos hospital set to open July 12

El Camino executives, speaking at the hospital district's regular board meeting Wednesday, said the newly fashioned "El Camino...

Original post made on May. 16, 2009
Last comment by Tax Payer, on May 19, 2009 at 5:23 pm | 3 comments | 1781 Views

ELECTIONS

Propositions offer terrible choices

California's budget stalemate and the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression culminate in the May 19 special election,...

Original post made on May. 18, 2009
Last comment by Snakefinger, on May 19, 2009 at 2:26 pm | 5 comments | 2388 Views

ELECTIONS

Low turnout expected for special election

Tuesday is an election day in California, and voters will be presented with six measures aimed at balancing the budget. But...

Original post made on May. 18, 2009
Last comment by Andrew, on May 18, 2009 at 10:17 pm | 3 comments | 2234 Views

OTHER ISSUES

2.0 earthquake strikes near Milpitas

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting that an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.0 struck Saturday morning in...

Original post made on May. 18, 2009
Last comment by Tom, on May 18, 2009 at 2:32 pm | 1 comment | 1792 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Beyond the Bell Flag Football Tournament

CITY AND SCHOOL DISTRICT COLLABORATE TO ORGANIZE FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT FOR OVER 250 MOUNTAIN VIEW STUDENTS Beyond the Bell...

Original post made by Diane on May. 18, 2009
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BOOKS

Alta Vista student causes lockdown

A potentially dangerous situation was averted Monday when an enraged high school student shoved his mother, struck a police...

Original post made on May. 16, 2009
Last comment by Old Ben, on May 17, 2009 at 4:17 pm | 2 comments | 3465 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A safe haven for gay youth

While they recognize the Bay Area is known for its progressive politics, local advocates say many Mountain View students...

Original post made on May. 14, 2009
Last comment by Liam OG, on May 14, 2009 at 10:08 pm | 1 comment | 1666 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVHS in brief lockdown during manhunt

Mountain View and Alta Vista high schools went into a five-minute "code red lockdown" Monday morning after a student attacked...

Original post made on May. 12, 2009
Last comment by eric, on May 14, 2009 at 5:14 pm | 12 comments | 2478 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

1,800 kids in her family

After her siblings started using drugs as teenagers, Katherine Comesana said it was police and firefighters who helped her...

Original post made on May. 14, 2009
Last comment by vfree, on May 14, 2009 at 2:49 pm | 2 comments | 2234 Views

OTHER ISSUES

TONIGHT: Latest updates on hospital acquisition

This evening, one month after El Camino Hospital officially took over a new hospital facility in Los Gatos, board members...

Original post made on May. 13, 2009
Last comment by Rodger, on May 13, 2009 at 6:32 pm | 1 comment | 1866 Views

OTHER ISSUES

TONIGHT: Council decision on Worker Center

The Mountain View City Council is scheduled to decide tonight on whether the Day Worker Center of Mountain View can occupy...

Original post made on May. 12, 2009
Last comment by Seer, on May 13, 2009 at 9:05 am | 3 comments | 1889 Views
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