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OTHER ISSUES

El Camino hires executive search firm

El Camino Hospital's executive search committee has chosen the international executive search firm Russell Reynolds Associates...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2011
Last comment by A-Positive!, on Apr 12, 2011 at 6:20 pm | 2 comments | 2579 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fun on the Fourth

With the approach of the Fourth of July comes an opportunity to reflect: on what liberty means, on what a nation is, the...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2011
Last comment by L, on Jul 15, 2011 at 10:49 am | 3 comments | 2979 Views

MOVIES

Review: 'What's Your Number?'

Based on Karen Bosnak's novel "20 Times a Lady," "What's Your Number?" is frothy and predictable, occasionally annoying (the...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2011
Last comment by NeHi, on Sep 30, 2011 at 8:30 pm | 1 comment | 3092 Views

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Downed high-voltage lines cause fire near trailer park

Residents of a Mountain View mobile home park near Moffett Field were roused last night by a series of small "explosions,"...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2012
Last comment by Mr. Big, on Jan 16, 2012 at 12:36 am | 6 comments | 2269 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

CHAC's Monique Kane named "Woman of the year"

It was by a stroke of good fortune that Monique Kane, just named "Woman of the Year" by state Sen. Joe Simitian, is where...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2012
Last comment by Marti, on Apr 13, 2012 at 4:19 pm | 1 comment | 2367 Views

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Fireworks fanatics

For many Americans, Independence Day means relaxation. But for fireworks professional Dan Nitzan and his crew, the holiday...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2012
Last comment by Choice, on Jun 29, 2012 at 9:27 pm | 2 comments | 4799 Views

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City wants input for website revamp

If you've ever had trouble using the city's website, now is the time to say something. A survey asking for opinions on the...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2012
Last comment by Kopnrad M. Sosnow, on Oct 1, 2012 at 3:30 pm | 1 comment | 1928 Views

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Witnesses: car that killed Ware was speeding

The driver accused of hitting and killing William Ware appeared in court today, Dec. 27, for a preliminary hearing. Several...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2012
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Dec 29, 2012 at 7:25 am | 4 comments | 1589 Views

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Phase Two at San Antonio Shopping Center moves ahead

The second phase of development at San Antonio Shopping Center, including a movie theater and hotel, will not be delayed...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2013
Last comment by truth be known, on Mar 22, 2013 at 11:03 am | 1 comment | 3218 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council backtracks after cat owners pounce on licensing law

After public outcry, on Tuesday City Council members were persuaded to scratch new regulations for pet owners in Mountain...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2013
Last comment by kman, on Jun 14, 2013 at 2:41 pm | 29 comments | 10601 Views

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Drought affects wildlife on first day of spring

The sunny, warm weather may be a pleasure for humans, but it is showing signs of negatively impacting local wildlife, a Midpeninsula...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2014
Last comment by UC Davis Grad, on Mar 22, 2014 at 3:45 pm | 8 comments | 3472 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents shocked at after-school care rate hike

Maria Schexnayder didn't think much of it when the YMCA delayed registration for after-school daycare by a few weeks. When...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2014
Last comment by debbie, on Aug 21, 2014 at 9:59 am | 18 comments | 7906 Views

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Digital First Media to consider sale of company, local newspapers

Digital First Media, the media company that owns the San Jose Mercury News and The Daily News, announced Friday that it has...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2014
Last comment by Stop the Trolls, on Sep 16, 2014 at 12:49 pm | 5 comments | 2186 Views

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Overturned car in Middlefield Road accident

Mountain View police and fire came to the aid of an injured motorist, after a two-car crash ended with one of the vehicles...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2014
Last comment by Dancing on the ceiling, on Dec 12, 2014 at 6:51 am | 5 comments | 3825 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Healdsburg superintendent tapped to lead MVLA

After four months of searching, board members at the Mountain View-Los Altos High School District announced Tuesday they...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2015
Last comment by Stephanie Mae, on Apr 26, 2015 at 2:56 pm | 5 comments | 4203 Views

ELECTIONS

Dispute over human rights measure in Mountain View

When it comes to basic human rights, there's surely some fundamentals that most can agree on. For instance: Everyone has...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2015
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Jul 25, 2015 at 10:45 am | 35 comments | 4119 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Going to high school? There's an app for that

Mountain View High School is celebrating its fourth annual STEM Week, giving students a closer look at what it might be like...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2015
Last comment by Sarah1000, on Oct 24, 2015 at 4:04 pm | 3 comments | 1930 Views

ELECTIONS

Cities join forces to back transportation-funding plan

With Santa Clara County cruising toward a November transportation tax measure, Palo Alto and eight other cities in the north...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2016
Last comment by mvresident2003, on Feb 10, 2016 at 10:03 am | 17 comments | 2402 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Burgers, fries and civics

The Los Altos City Council intends to make a real-life civics lesson out of a dispute between Los Altos High School and a...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2007
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Nov 14, 2007 at 7:59 am | 1 comment | 4474 Views

ELECTIONS

Measure C passes by a landslide

The Mountain View Whisman School District's new parcel tax won with a solid 79.8 percent of the vote Tuesday, surprising...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2008
Last comment by Fran Goodwin, on Jun 5, 2008 at 10:35 am | 2 comments | 3908 Views
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