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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Hammering out a brighter future

Students at Alta Vista High School gathered around two thick, wooden frames during lunch last week to watch a craftsmanship...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2016
Last comment by ivg, on Apr 13, 2016 at 10:26 pm | 2 comments | 1867 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVHS graduate gets $20K medical scholarship

The Palo Alto Medical Foundation has given Eduardo Bent, a recent Mountain View High School graduate who wants to become...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2009
Last comment by kanan krishnan, on Jul 15, 2009 at 11:54 pm | 2 comments | 2744 Views

AROUND TOWN

City's housing program under fire

After 10 years on the books and a serious legal challenge, the "Below Market Rate" fee assessed on larger-scale development...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2010
Last comment by Joe V, on Jan 12, 2010 at 9:57 am | 2 comments | 1755 Views

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Santa Clara County woman tests positive for West Nile

A Santa Clara County woman has recently tested positive for West Nile virus, the county's first such case this year, health...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2013
Last comment by sbean, on Aug 7, 2013 at 10:24 pm | 2 comments | 2921 Views

AROUND TOWN

Environmental Planning Commission Conflict of Interest

Rachel Grossman, Real Estate Project Executive at Google is the Chair of the Mountain View Environmental Planning Commission. The...

Original post made by Konrad M. Sosnow on Feb. 10, 2014
Last comment by Wow, on Feb 22, 2014 at 12:22 pm | 2 comments | 1047 Views

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Council appoints Quinn as city attorney

The City Council chose Jannie Quinn to take the reins as Mountain View's City Attorney after she did the job on an interim...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2010
Last comment by the299crew, on Jun 30, 2010 at 8:36 am | 2 comments | 2118 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Navy: Moffett's toxic vapors not our problem

Toxic fumes will continue to collect inside some of Moffett Field's buildings while the U.S. Navy and NASA disagree on who...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2010
Last comment by your tax dollars at work, on Dec 9, 2010 at 12:19 pm | 2 comments | 3124 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Important reasons for supporting Measure G

Mountain View's elementary and middle schools are quietly becoming some of the most sought after in the region. After years...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2012
Last comment by parent, on Jun 1, 2012 at 11:12 pm | 2 comments | 2152 Views

OTHER ISSUES

iPad Mini stolen in burglary

An iPad Mini was stolen when a home on the 700 block of Emily Street was burglarized on May 10, police said. Read the full...

Original post made on May. 14, 2013
Last comment by Seriously?, on May 15, 2013 at 8:46 am | 2 comments | 1934 Views

AROUND TOWN

Arrest in purse-snatching

A 24-year-old Palo Alto man was arrested on Halloween night after he allegedly grabbed a woman's purse and made off with...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2014
Last comment by , on Nov 7, 2014 at 3:11 pm | 2 comments | 3351 Views

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Construction worker rescued after falling

Rescue crews with the Santa Clara County Fire Department staged a technical rescue at a construction site in Los Altos where...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2015
Last comment by anon, on Mar 3, 2015 at 5:03 pm | 2 comments | 2524 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Owner: High density housing at San Antonio is a 'pipe dream'

Fred Thoits, one of two major owners of San Antonio shopping center, injected a dose of reality into the public discussion...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2009
Last comment by MV resident, on Feb 18, 2009 at 1:39 pm | 2 comments | 2669 Views

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Clean, green and liberating

Imagine getting your house professionally cleaned by women who take pride in their work, earn a fair wage, and use only green...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2009
Last comment by CAP, on Oct 18, 2009 at 4:07 pm | 2 comments | 1939 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto teen killed on tracks Tuesday

A 16-year-old Palo Alto male died on the train tracks early this morning, Caltrain spokeswoman Christine Dunn has confirmed. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2014
Last comment by Liz, on Nov 5, 2014 at 8:10 pm | 2 comments | 3148 Views

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History walks, talks at Bubb

Clad in a Union general's uniform, complete with sword and sash, Gen. John White Geary told local elementary students last...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2008
Last comment by M.H., on Apr 1, 2008 at 4:29 pm | 2 comments | 3705 Views

MOVIES

Free turkey dinners for Thanksgiving

Mountain View's downtown turkey day tradition continues. Ristorante Don Giovanni at 235 Castro St. will hold its 23rd annual...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2012
Last comment by Twinkies, on Nov 21, 2012 at 10:05 pm | 2 comments | 4379 Views

OTHER ISSUES

State high court upholds right of cities to require affordable housing in new developments

The California Supreme Court unanimously ruled in San Francisco on Monday that cities have the right to require developers...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2015
Last comment by Maher, on Jun 17, 2015 at 2:36 pm | 2 comments | 2982 Views

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Hospital's successes mask underlying problems

On the surface, everything looks great at El Camino Hospital. In the past year it was recognized as being the third-best...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2007
Last comment by Jan, on Aug 17, 2007 at 12:23 pm | 2 comments | 4720 Views

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Say cheese

It takes more than just scattering crackers around a wedge of Gouda to assemble a quality cheese plate. Read on for tips...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2015
Last comment by dollarbin, on Sep 29, 2015 at 12:53 am | 2 comments | 2360 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino settles on $618 million budget

Investing heavily in the recently acquired Los Gatos hospital, El Camino Hospital board members have approved a $618 million...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2009
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 17, 2009 at 1:27 am | 2 comments | 2275 Views
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