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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents up in arms over 'abusive' teacher

Mountain View parents say they are fed up with a fourth grade teacher at Huff Elementary School who they claim is not being...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2009
Last comment by Opportunistic Activist, on Mar 21, 2009 at 10:03 pm | 114 comments | 5495 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 | 2918 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

State releases this year's STAR results

The California Department of Education released results for the 2009 California Standards Test (STAR) on Monday, showing...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by Ned, on Aug 27, 2009 at 6:41 pm | 12 comments | 2928 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Green light for green bond

A recent telephone survey of district residents has led Mountain View-Los Altos School District officials to believe they...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by KJ, on Nov 13, 2009 at 4:08 pm | 1 comment | 1991 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Educators applaud proposed changes to NCLB

When President Barack Obama announced this year's budget on Feb. 1, it included a plan to reform the No Child Left Behind...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2010
Last comment by Parent, on Feb 12, 2010 at 2:21 pm | 2 comments | 1988 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alcohol use a factor in fatal car crash

The driver who died in a fiery crash in February on West Middlefield Road had a blood alcohol content three times the legal...

Original post made on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by Old Ben, on May 6, 2010 at 2:05 am | 3 comments | 1494 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Panel OKs $10 million for Hangar One

Congresswoman Anna Eshoo had promising news Tuesday about funding to help restore Moffett Field's massive landmark, Hangar...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2010
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Jul 30, 2010 at 8:15 am | 2 comments | 1664 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dance party with Cheryl Burke tonight

Peninsula residents can shuffle over to a Mountain View dance studio tonight to rub elbows with famous dancers including...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2011
Last comment by Freedom, on Jan 26, 2011 at 9:26 pm | 5 comments | 2057 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City could fund group home for seniors

A company seeking to buy and renovate a home in Mountain View for five low-income senior citizens may receive up to $1.21...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2011
Last comment by sid, on Apr 10, 2011 at 5:31 am | 2 comments | 2199 Views

AROUND TOWN

Guest opinion: My hometown hero, Jose Vargas

It's here. It's finally here, I thought to myself. Wall posts bombarded the Facebook profile with "thank yous" for his bravery...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2011
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jul 9, 2011 at 1:22 pm | 67 comments | 22409 Views

RESTAURANTS

St. Francis grad dies after collision

St. Francis high school alum Anthony C. Andrighetto, 21, has died as a result of a collision involving several vehicles...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2012
There are no comments yet. 3295 Views

AROUND TOWN

MV man, 26, killed on Shoreline Boulevard

Erik Onorato will be remembered as "an incredible child, an incredible brother, an incredible son and friend," his mother...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2012
Last comment by Jim, on Apr 12, 2012 at 9:54 pm | 1 comment | 1516 Views

OTHER ISSUES

VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Amnesty for Immigrants

What do you think of President Obama's executive order allowing illegal immigrants who came to the U.S. as children to remain...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2012
Last comment by Old Ben, on Jul 1, 2012 at 10:30 am | 3 comments | 2145 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Plan to yank 120 trees delays Mayfield project

The possibility of losing 120 trees is holding up a plan to revamp the former Mayfield Mall for a major office tenant. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2012
Last comment by Homeowner, on Nov 2, 2012 at 12:07 am | 25 comments | 4191 Views

RESTAURANTS

New chef embraces the old at Chez TJ

The new chef at Chez TJ's, Mountain View's only Michelin-starred restaurant, says that diners shouldn't expect to find agar...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2012
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Dec 22, 2012 at 12:16 pm | 1 comment | 2786 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Roundtable group takes on school shooting fears

It hasn't happened here, but community members met last week to discuss the possibility of a school shooting in Mountain...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2013
Last comment by C. E. Castillo, on Jun 10, 2013 at 3:08 pm | 1 comment | 2018 Views

AROUND TOWN

Ruling sparks fresh hope for high-speed-rail critics

A fresh verdict from a Sacramento County judge threatens the one source of money that high-speed-rail officials felt was...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2013
Last comment by Waste, on Sep 4, 2013 at 4:01 pm | 4 comments | 3654 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bringing life to the imagination

In a room at the Community School of Music and Arts in Mountain View, a dozen students are hard at work drawing comics. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2013
Last comment by K Teleki, on Dec 3, 2013 at 8:31 am | 1 comment | 7931 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council reverses course on pod car idea

Mountain View officials may like the pod car concept, but don't mistake them for angel investors. After several years of...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2014
Last comment by Christopher Chiang, on Aug 5, 2014 at 11:39 pm | 22 comments | 6237 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google grilled about North Bayshore housing

On Tuesday night there was a tense exchange between council members and Google real estate director John Igoe about planning...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2014
Last comment by Jessica, on Sep 19, 2014 at 12:17 am | 3 comments | 5679 Views
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