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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Simitian: Gov. Brown seeks deeper school finance reform

Besides a temporary tax hike for public education, Gov. Jerry Brown is attempting a deeper reform to school finance in his...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2012
Last comment by Observer, on Jan 31, 2012 at 3:33 pm | 2 comments | 1427 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 | 1427 Views

AROUND TOWN

Temple's Obon fest celebrates family

The thrumming of Japanese taiko drums reverberated through the air during a recent practice at the Mountain View Buddhist...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2012
Last comment by Susanne, on Jul 20, 2012 at 3:27 pm | 2 comments | 1427 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Super Summer Intensive, for the Serious!

For ages 8 - 15 ~ Mondays through Fridays, July 19th Ė August 13th ~ Audition and registration deadline: April 15th ~ Tuition...

Original post made by Caryn Coleman on Mar. 16, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1426 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hacking the wind

Silicon Valley's geek ethos, which views problem-solving more as recreation than responsibility, propelled a Mountain View...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2011
Last comment by dfb, on Mar 12, 2011 at 10:20 pm | 3 comments | 1426 Views

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Bill to fund high-speed rail hangs in the balance

With residents preparing for holiday celebrations Tuesday night, lawmakers in Sacramento released in the closing hours of...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2012
Last comment by Michael, on Jul 6, 2012 at 10:33 am | 4 comments | 1426 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mountain View joins HEAL Cities Campaign

Mountain View has signed on with Healthy Eating Active Living, or HEAL, joining a statewide coalition of cities working to...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2009
Last comment by Cynthia M., on Nov 23, 2009 at 2:30 pm | 1 comment | 1425 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Planning a 9/11 remembrance?

Is your church or organization planning a special remembrance on the 10th anniversary of Sept. 11, 2001? Do you wish to share...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2011
Last comment by Old Ben, on Sep 2, 2011 at 3:20 am | 1 comment | 1425 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Santa Clara County awarded $750K grant

The U.S. Justice Department has awarded Santa Clara County a $750,000 "Second Chance" grant to help reintegrate youth from...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2011
Last comment by Steve, on Oct 5, 2011 at 3:12 pm | 3 comments | 1425 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fancy fungus among us

Most companies would avoid describing their products as ugly. But Far West Fungi has some fun with its sometimes alien-looking...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by MV Resident, on May 14, 2012 at 10:50 am | 1 comment | 1425 Views

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Woman sentenced for embezzlement

A Mountain View woman who pleaded no contest to embezzling $350,000 from a Redwood City construction company was sentenced...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2012
Last comment by sean, on Dec 14, 2012 at 5:05 pm | 2 comments | 1425 Views

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GONE GREEN

Google employee Courtney Nelson rides her bike to work Monday along Amphitheatre Parkway, passing Vista Slope in Mountain...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2010
Last comment by Anonymous, on Mar 31, 2010 at 7:47 pm | 12 comments | 1424 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Stanford Hospital gives 'final offer' to nurses

Nurses at Stanford Hospital and Clinics and Lucile Packard Children's Hospital are at a heated impasse with hospital administrators...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2010
Last comment by CaliNurse, on Apr 21, 2010 at 9:19 am | 6 comments | 1424 Views

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Palo Alto police nab serial robber

Palo Alto police arrested a man early this morning who may be responsible for five unsolved robberies in Palo Alto and several...

Original post made on May. 24, 2011
Last comment by Silly rabbit, on May 24, 2011 at 2:45 pm | 2 comments | 1424 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council getting serious about new shuttle service

City officials have been talking about creating a Mountain View shuttle service for years, but on Tuesday City Council members...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2011
Last comment by gcoladon, on Dec 9, 2011 at 6:03 pm | 5 comments | 1424 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Police chase ends in Mountain View

A 23-year-old East Palo Alto man faces an assault-with-a-deadly-weapon charge after allegedly ramming a Palo Alto police...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2012
Last comment by Francis, on Jan 20, 2012 at 5:16 am | 1 comment | 1424 Views

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Truck fire set intentionally

Investigators say the fire that consumed a white Chevrolet pickup just off of Ednamary Way two weeks ago was set intentionally....

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2010
Last comment by more?, on Aug 27, 2010 at 8:08 am | 4 comments | 1423 Views

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Caltrain looks to bolster service

Spurred by a swelling number of commuters, Caltrain plans to bolster its weekday service by adding six trains. Read the...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2012
Last comment by Greg David, on Jun 15, 2012 at 11:27 pm | 3 comments | 1423 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

NASA Ames engineer busted in Craigslist child predator sting

Mercury-News report: http://www.mercurynews.com/crime-courts/ci_20847907/nasa-ames-engineer-arrested-florida-child-sex-sting "When...

Original post made by parent on Jun. 13, 2012
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Rain forecast to fall on trick-or-treaters tonight

Nothing could "rain on the parade" for giddy San Francisco Giants fans today, but forecasters are predicting that revelers...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2012
Last comment by Rene, on Nov 1, 2012 at 9:37 am | 2 comments | 1423 Views
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Palo Alto quietly gets new evening food truck market
By Elena Kadvany | 3 comments | 3,235 views

On Tour - The Highly Selective Liberal Arts Colleges: Occidental, Pitzer, and Scripps
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 1 comment | 1,933 views

See Me. Hear Me. Donít Fix Me.
By Chandrama Anderson | 2 comments | 1,652 views

Questions for Council Candidates--Housing
By Steve Levy | 24 comments | 1,356 views

Rock N Roll Green Beans
By Laura Stec | 0 comments | 991 views