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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Some English learners are lagging behind

A growing number of elementary and middle school students are learning to speak English in Mountain View schools, although...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2011
Last comment by anonymous, on Feb 5, 2011 at 2:58 pm | 9 comments | 2838 Views

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Painted lady butterfly migration hits region

Thousands of painted lady butterflies have been passing over the Peninsula this month as they migrate north from desert areas...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2009
Last comment by Laurel, on Mar 31, 2009 at 7:42 pm | 1 comment | 2838 Views

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UPDATE: No gunman found after 2.5-hour search

After an "exhaustive search" police have stopped looking for a man with a rifle reportedly seen near the intersection of...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2012
Last comment by gloria, on Jan 24, 2012 at 8:01 pm | 11 comments | 2838 Views

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Man arrested in umbrella attack

Police arrested a man Monday after he allegedly attacked a worker at his apartment complex with an umbrella because he suspected...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2015
Last comment by resident, on Mar 10, 2015 at 2:34 pm | 4 comments | 2838 Views

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Local artist brings the ordinary to life

Haiying Yang says the simple brightness of a hand-painted silk scarf might be just the thing people are looking for in these...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2009
Last comment by natalie, on May 23, 2010 at 6:20 pm | 3 comments | 2837 Views

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Winning lottery ticket still unclaimed

A winning California Lottery MEGA Millions ticket worth more than $150,000 remains unclaimed a month after it was purchased...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2009
Last comment by , on Dec 28, 2009 at 5:45 pm | 1 comment | 2837 Views

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Minton's gets ready to auction off everything

Minton's Lumber and Supply, the city's oldest business, and will soon trickle away piece by piece as lumber, tools and trucks...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2010
Last comment by Marshall, on Oct 21, 2010 at 4:11 pm | 13 comments | 2837 Views

ELECTIONS

Ramirez, Cox tapped for planning commission seats

Lucas Ramirez, who was edged out of a City Council seat in the November election, was selected as the likely pick for an...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2016
Last comment by David, on Dec 8, 2016 at 7:35 am | 5 comments | 2837 Views

OTHER ISSUES

NASA accused of favoritism at Moffett

Four years after the surprise news that Google executives were allowed to base their private planes at Moffett Federal Airfield,...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2011
Last comment by HAL, on Mar 4, 2013 at 12:00 pm | 11 comments | 2836 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
There are no comments yet. 2836 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County approves flood basin at Rancho San Antonio

Santa Clara County supervisors sealed the deal Tuesday on a massive project designed to protect 2,720 Mountain View properties...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2013
Last comment by Anna S., on Jun 27, 2013 at 7:17 pm | 2 comments | 2836 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A cautionary note on Plan Bay Area

We hope that Plan Bay Area, the ambitious regional planning document that assigns housing quotas for counties and cities,...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2013
Last comment by Lane Mason, on Jul 27, 2013 at 12:07 pm | 1 comment | 2836 Views

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MVHS seeking public help in principal search

Mountain View High School is enlisting parents and community members in its hunt for a new principal to replace the outgoing...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2013
Last comment by response, on Apr 28, 2013 at 5:08 pm | 11 comments | 2836 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google deals a no-no if Jabbari wins council seat?

The election of a Google employee to the City Council could mean no new lucrative deals between the internet giant and the...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by Tom, on Oct 15, 2010 at 9:30 am | 4 comments | 2835 Views

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Sunnyvale teen arrested for DUI after car hit by train

The 19-year-old driver of a car that became stuck on Caltrain tracks in Sunnyvale Thursday morning and caused train delays...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by renee, on Jun 21, 2009 at 11:48 pm | 9 comments | 2835 Views

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VTA to buy 70 hybrid buses with stimulus funds

The board of directors of the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority voted unanimously last week to authorize the purchase...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by southbay reader, on Aug 11, 2009 at 12:11 pm | 8 comments | 2835 Views

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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 | 2835 Views

OTHER ISSUES

CHASE on the Plaza: Free Concert on June 14th

CHASE (Community Hope and Sober Events) Our 3rd annual CHASE on the PLAZA is coming to Community Plaza in Los Altos on...

Original post made by Alicia Crank on Jun. 9, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2834 Views

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Police find missing patrol car

Mountain View police found a patrol car on Sunday that was stolen from a Shoreline Amphitheatre concert on Friday night. Read...

Original post made on May. 24, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Hahahaha, on May 27, 2009 at 9:02 pm | 6 comments | 2834 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Relay for Life draws hundreds, raises $115K

As she walked a course around Cuesta Park last weekend, Mountain View resident Harriet Weiss' body was covered with stickers...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2009
Last comment by Kathryn, on Jun 4, 2009 at 2:50 pm | 1 comment | 2833 Views
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