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EPA to test homes for toxics on Leong Drive

EPA officials announced on Friday that their agency has allocated $100,000 to test and remediate homes on Leong Drive that...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2013
Last comment by Observation, on Mar 28, 2013 at 8:19 am | 6 comments | 1332 Views

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New suit claims high-speed-rail officials 'misled' public

Just weeks after California's high-speed rail project withstood a court challenge from a group of Peninsula cities, the agency...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2013
Last comment by Cuesta Resident, on Mar 22, 2013 at 3:22 pm | 1 comment | 1043 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board approves raise for superintendent

Superintendent Craig Goldman is getting a raise. Trustees with the Mountain View Whisman School District approved a new three-year...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2013
Last comment by FrankSki, on Apr 23, 2014 at 4:55 pm | 24 comments | 3067 Views

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Foothill's 'founding father' dies

Robert Smithwick, one of the founders of Foothill College who continued to help the college throughout his life, died Friday...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2013
Last comment by Ray Crump, on Mar 25, 2013 at 2:42 pm | 1 comment | 1149 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Huff crossing guard hit by car

A Huff Elementary School crossing guard is alive but doesn't remember being hit by a red-light-running car on Monday, while...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2013
Last comment by BikeCommuter, on Mar 29, 2013 at 8:35 pm | 42 comments | 2631 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Bye Bye Birdie' at Graham Middle School

A group of young singers and actors from Graham Middle School are rehearsing for an upcoming production of "Bye Bye Birdie,"...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2013
Last comment by T. Evans, on Mar 27, 2013 at 10:11 am | 7 comments | 1210 Views

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Co-housing community breaks ground

After breaking ground last week, Mountain View's first co-housing project will soon provide a different sort of lifestyle...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2013
Last comment by P, on Mar 28, 2013 at 4:28 pm | 7 comments | 1222 Views

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Open Space district launches massive 'vision plan'

A vision plan to determine how the public wants open space to be used was launched by the Midpeninsula Regional Open Space...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2013
Last comment by Topical, on Mar 27, 2013 at 10:28 pm | 4 comments | 1027 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Trustees approve $50 million in Measure G projects

The Mountain View Whisman School District has a rough outline of how it will spend the first $50 million of its $198 million...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2013
Last comment by Nick V, on Mar 29, 2013 at 9:55 am | 9 comments | 1259 Views

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Council OKs two apartment complexes for El Camino Real

The City Council approved a pair of four-story apartment complexes on Tuesday that will add 362 homes to the city's booming...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2013
Last comment by Linda, on Nov 22, 2013 at 1:34 pm | 25 comments | 5933 Views

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Committee chair unleashes anti-Semitic comments

Comments made by Visual Arts Committee chair Christopher Parkinson online and in emails last week are bizarre, anti-Semitic,...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Apr 2, 2013 at 9:35 pm | 44 comments | 2303 Views

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Unsafe toxics found in five more Evandale Avenue homes

Residents of a condo complex at 175 Evandale Avenue were in for a surprise Monday when they took up an offer to see instantly...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2013
Last comment by Bill H. Amend, on Apr 4, 2013 at 11:35 pm | 9 comments | 3262 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Police crack down on drivers ignoring pedestrians in crosswalks

Mountain View police officers issued 37 tickets yesterday, March 28, as part of crackdown on drivers who do not yield to...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2013
Last comment by Hmmm..., on Apr 2, 2013 at 9:58 pm | 54 comments | 3261 Views

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Editorial: Time to put brakes on San Antonio Center

There are plenty of reasons for the City Council to put the brakes on Merlone Geier's phase-two plans for the new San Antonio...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2013
Last comment by Marlene, on Apr 1, 2013 at 10:59 am | 12 comments | 1456 Views

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Council OKs two apartment complexes for El Camino Real

The City Council approved a pair of four-story apartment complexes on Tuesday that will add 362 homes to the city's booming...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2013
Last comment by pedestrian, on Apr 13, 2013 at 12:33 pm | 3 comments | 1149 Views

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Electronics, jewelry, cameras stolen in burglary

A home in the 1400 block of Meadow Lane was burglarized on March 26, police said. The thief made off with more than $6,500...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2013
Last comment by tommy_g_, on Mar 29, 2013 at 4:15 pm | 1 comment | 1121 Views

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Stanford Electric Works to move to Mountain View

After 99 years of calling Palo Alto its home, Stanford Electric Works will move to Mountain View at the end of June, according...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2013
Last comment by Christine Machala, on Apr 7, 2013 at 8:00 pm | 9 comments | 1300 Views

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A night in Morocco

Katia Essyad, the owner of Casablanca Market in Mountain View, teaches cooking classes that offer a full-sensory experience....

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2013
Last comment by , on Dec 31, 1969 at 4:00 pm | 1 comment | 4590 Views

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Hangar One saved?

In a move that could save Moffett Field's Hangar One, the federal government announced March 1, that it is seeking bids for...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2013
Last comment by AirshipDood, on Apr 5, 2013 at 8:08 pm | 2 comments | 1549 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVWSD moving forward with plan to video meetings

The Mountain View Whisman School District is moving along in its plan to film and broadcast board meetings. Read the full...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2013
Last comment by Marilyn Ritter, on Apr 3, 2013 at 11:04 am | 9 comments | 1318 Views
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