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AROUND TOWN

New downtown shop sells Mountain View's charm

Mountain View might not be a San Francisco or New York, but apparently the place has enough charm for a tiny souvenir shop....

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2013
Last comment by DC, on Jan 25, 2013 at 8:44 pm | 12 comments | 3003 Views

AROUND TOWN

City should act to save Rose Market

The City Council needs to step back and take a deep breath before giving the green light to a proposed four-story apartment/ground...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2013
Last comment by MVResident67, on Jul 14, 2013 at 11:33 am | 4 comments | 3003 Views

AROUND TOWN

Meteor zips over Bay Area, lands with sonic boom

A large meteor streaked across the night sky Wednesday night and was seen and heard throughout the Bay Area. Read the...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2012
Last comment by LauraR, on Oct 19, 2012 at 11:23 am | 4 comments | 3002 Views

AROUND TOWN

Diving into ocean exploration

The Exploration Vessel (EV) Nautilus has been pacing up and down the waters of the Pacific Northwest for the past month,...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2016
Last comment by ex-Hooli person, on Jun 8, 2016 at 1:54 am | 1 comment | 3002 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents fed up with school district's wait list

More than 170 would-be elementary and middle school students have been placed on the Mountain View Whisman School District's...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2011
Last comment by Parent, on Jul 20, 2011 at 3:20 pm | 4 comments | 3001 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVHS narrows achievement gap

Three years ago, staff at Mountain View High School set out to increase the number of Latino and other underrepresented minority...

Original post made on May. 6, 2015
Last comment by True, on May 7, 2015 at 11:58 am | 5 comments | 3001 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Unlocked door allows burglar into home

Early Tuesday morning a 37-year-old woman was awakened from her sleep by a burglar who proceeded to restrain her before robbing...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2009
Last comment by USA, on Oct 1, 2009 at 6:28 pm | 11 comments | 3001 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council considers major new goals, projects

The City Council looked at a slew of new goals and city projects in a study session Tuesday, April 19, including a re-examination...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2011
Last comment by M. G., on Apr 25, 2011 at 2:10 pm | 4 comments | 3001 Views

OTHER ISSUES

CSA offers free home repairs for low-income households

Free home repairs are available to low income Mountain View residents under a new city funded program from the Community...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2012
Last comment by tommygee54, on Feb 8, 2012 at 6:35 pm | 11 comments | 3001 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City may limit housing growth

After years of rapid development in Mountain View, a newly formed City Council may halt housing development until a comprehensive...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2016
Last comment by Katharine Naylor, on Feb 22, 2016 at 8:57 am | 1 comment | 3001 Views

ELECTIONS

Eshoo introduces bill requiring presidents, candidates to release tax returns

Rep. Anna G. Eshoo introduced a new bill in Congress on Thursday that would require presidents and presidential candidates...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2017
Last comment by Tax Returns, on Jan 11, 2017 at 3:25 pm | 22 comments | 3001 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Rod Diridon: High-speed rail on track, needed

Rod Diridon, a key leader of the high speed rail project to link San Francisco and Los Angeles, told a Palo Alto audience...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by HSR bankrupt, on Mar 24, 2009 at 7:59 am | 8 comments | 3000 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Stripped Hangar One "a failure in government"

The Moffett Field Restoration Advisory Board members signed a letter in support of NASA's $32.8 million request to re-skin...

Original post made on May. 20, 2011
Last comment by Catherine, on May 23, 2011 at 1:02 pm | 13 comments | 2999 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Water-tracking app wins city contest

Mountain View's first-ever App Challenge has crowned a winner: "Waterwise," a nifty piece of software that will allow homeowners...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2015
Last comment by Resident, on Aug 30, 2015 at 7:45 am | 4 comments | 2999 Views

AROUND TOWN

Berman leads in cash raised for Assembly bid

With the race to succeed Assemblyman Rich Gordon in Sacramento heating up, Palo Alto Councilman Marc Berman is leading the...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2016
Last comment by SRB, on Feb 5, 2016 at 10:19 am | 6 comments | 2999 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Audit on the way for MV schools

In an effort to root out any deep-seated problems and performance issues in the district's public schools, The Mountain View...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2015
Last comment by MVWSD Parent, on Aug 25, 2015 at 5:33 pm | 5 comments | 2998 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council OKs funding for Bike Share

The Mountain View City Council approved spending $160,000 as a subsidy for the city's Bike Share service, despite acknowledgment...

Original post made on May. 27, 2016
Last comment by Darin, on Jun 7, 2016 at 2:50 pm | 38 comments | 2998 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Growing city aims to expand park space

In an effort to expand Mountain View's parkland, the City Council on Wednesday approved a series of ordinance tweaks designed...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2015
Last comment by Old Mountain View/ Brad , on Sep 15, 2015 at 1:11 pm | 7 comments | 2997 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Students delve into the world of coding

Students of all ages across Mountain View are getting a taste of what it's like to be a computer programmer this week, as...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2014
Last comment by James, on Dec 12, 2014 at 2:27 pm | 1 comment | 2996 Views

AROUND TOWN

City blames contractors for janitors' job losses

After janitors protested job losses and pay cuts last week, city officials shifted the blame for the cuts onto the city's...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2012
Last comment by Cuesta Resident, on Nov 22, 2012 at 5:26 pm | 1 comment | 2993 Views
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