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OTHER ISSUES

Summer months treacherous for teen drivers

For parents of teens with freshly minted drivers licenses, the good news is that the Fourth of July has passed. The bad news...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2013
Last comment by RJ, on Jul 24, 2013 at 4:08 pm | 4 comments | 2767 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Lancers games go live on Web

St. Francis High School and BitGravity are teaming up to broadcast sporting events live in full HD online. Roughly 500 viewers...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2011
Last comment by Katrina Kaiser, on Jan 9, 2011 at 8:01 am | 1 comment | 2766 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Closing the gap for English learners

English learners now account for 40 percent of the total student population in Mountain View's elementary and middle schools,...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2012
Last comment by George, on Mar 14, 2012 at 11:21 am | 7 comments | 2766 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Testing for the test

There are still some kinks to be worked out, administrators with the Mountain View Whisman School District said, but the...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Apr 24, 2012 at 10:05 am | 5 comments | 2766 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Kniss: Distribution of H1N1 vaccine is 'political'

Supervisor Liz Kniss bemoaned the small number of doses of the H1N1 vaccine in Santa Clara County and called their slow distribution...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2009
Last comment by Tanya Raschke, on Nov 23, 2009 at 7:34 am | 13 comments | 2766 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Incision-free cancer surgery at 91

Jean Stuetzle, 91, was diagnosed with lung cancer in April. Thanks to a high-tech, non-invasive treatment she received at...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2011
Last comment by ernie, on Jan 18, 2011 at 4:45 pm | 5 comments | 2766 Views

AROUND TOWN

Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian to hold 'sidewalk office hours'

Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian announced Wednesday that he will hold "sidewalk office hours" at farmers markets...

Original post made on May. 7, 2015
Last comment by NW Resident, on May 8, 2015 at 9:30 am | 2 comments | 2766 Views

RESTAURANTS

Tied House celebrates 25 years

Mountain View's Tied House, which is celebrating its 25th anniversary this weekend, was at the forefront of the micro-brewing...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2013
Last comment by hmm, on Jun 4, 2013 at 4:18 pm | 2 comments | 2766 Views

ELECTIONS

Rent control measure aims for November ballot

Disappointed by the City Council's unwillingness to take stronger action, advocates for Mountain View's large tenant population...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2016
Last comment by Free Market, on Apr 12, 2016 at 8:03 am | 42 comments | 2766 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district on track with budget

Public schools throughout California, shouldn't be expecting a great year when it comes to federal and state funding, but...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2012
Last comment by Teacher, on Jun 27, 2012 at 6:36 am | 8 comments | 2765 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Historic Pearson house demolished

After years of abandonment and several attempts to save it, the 130-year-old home of early Mountain View businessman Charles...

Original post made on May. 3, 2013
Last comment by wendyleela, on May 3, 2013 at 12:58 am | 1 comment | 2765 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford offers 'Facebook for Parents' course

A new course at Stanford University beginning on Thursday aims to bring parents into the relatively unfamiliar realm of social...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2009
Last comment by BJ Fogg, on Feb 18, 2009 at 7:51 am | 1 comment | 2765 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View pilots bike-sharing program

Mountain View will be among five lead-off cities next year in California's first regional bicycle-sharing program. Other...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2010
Last comment by Pat, on Nov 8, 2010 at 7:33 pm | 6 comments | 2765 Views

AROUND TOWN

Inks named mayor, Clark makes vice mayor

Two election winners took the top jobs in Mountain View after being sworn into office on Tuesday. John Inks became mayor...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2013
Last comment by Ed Mussman, on Jan 10, 2013 at 2:37 pm | 1 comment | 2765 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Young suspects charged as adults in sex assault at Castro Park

The two 17-year-olds arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl at a Mountain View park are being charged...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2012
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Report says schools out of room by 2012

Mountain View's elementary and middle school campuses are quickly filling up and will reach full capacity by 2012, experts...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by William Joseph, on Apr 8, 2009 at 1:26 am | 4 comments | 2762 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Volunteer helps Washington wildfire relief effort

Mountain View resident Marcel Pajuelo-Schwartz was in good spirits the day after he returned from the Red Cross shelter at...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2014
Last comment by Leslie Lambert, on Aug 5, 2014 at 8:00 pm | 1 comment | 2761 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gay youth gather to protest Prop 8 ruling

Hours after the California Supreme Court upheld Proposition 8, the statewide ban on same-sex marriage, a dozen local gay...

Original post made on May. 27, 2009
Last comment by Don Frances, on Jun 3, 2009 at 9:47 am | 28 comments | 2761 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council to vote on $3 million land deal

A 1.2 acre park near the intersection of Rengstorff Avenue and Old Middlefield Way could be in the works soon if the City...

Original post made on May. 7, 2013
Last comment by Political Insider, on May 9, 2013 at 9:46 pm | 19 comments | 2761 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Plenty of ideas for marijuana dispensaries

A group of 30 people discussed the city's draft medical marijuana regulations at a City Hall meeting Thursday night, criticizing...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2010
Last comment by Carmelo, on Jan 7, 2011 at 4:11 pm | 9 comments | 2760 Views
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