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Mariposa Park set to open

City officials will hold a dedication ceremony for Mariposa Park on Saturday, June 9, beginning at 10 a.m. Read the full...

Original post made on May. 30, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2386 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council OKs home loan perk for city workers

Mountain View's city employees will now be eligible for low interest home loans worth up to $100,000 thanks to a late Christmas...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2010
Last comment by Brian, on Jan 24, 2010 at 11:39 pm | 7 comments | 2385 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Giant adoption special: 50 cats find homes

About 50 black and orange cats have been adopted from the Peninsula Humane Society/SPCA since the shelter announced a special...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2010
Last comment by CoolCat, on Oct 20, 2010 at 12:20 pm | 5 comments | 2385 Views

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White House: NASA responsible for Hangar One

After months of review, the federal government has concluded that NASA Ames will have to pay for any restoration of historic...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2010
Last comment by Citizen, on Mar 26, 2011 at 9:20 pm | 16 comments | 2385 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

City concedes to schools a multi-million dollar compromise

In response to pressure from parents and school officials, the city of Mountain View is proposing to give up as much as $13.6...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2011
Last comment by oops!, on Feb 7, 2011 at 10:41 am | 5 comments | 2384 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Officials: Budget crisis will hit deep, hurt bad

Grim, dire, unprecedented, catastrophic, devastating. Officials from school districts and cities, counties, special districts...

Original post made on May. 22, 2009
Last comment by Jeanette Reynolds, on May 24, 2009 at 5:07 pm | 6 comments | 2384 Views

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Mountain View business owner indicted on arson, fraud charges

A Mountain View business owner has been indicted by a federal grand jury on charges of wire fraud, mail fraud and arson,...

Original post made on May. 19, 2011
Last comment by The Eye, on May 20, 2011 at 6:41 pm | 12 comments | 2384 Views

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Coffee shop helps in a job 'Well Done'

After Josh To saw the desperate need for clean drinking water among Ghana's rural villagers, he launched a project dedicated...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2009
Last comment by Martha, on Jul 24, 2009 at 8:09 pm | 7 comments | 2384 Views

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Developer wants to demolish historic home

One of the first homes ever built in Mountain View's downtown area would be demolished if developer Roger Burnell's proposal...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2012
Last comment by something smells, on Jun 13, 2012 at 6:06 pm | 17 comments | 2384 Views

OTHER ISSUES

KMVT executive director announces retirement

Local television station KMVT will soon bid farewell to Executive Director Brian Szabo after six years at the station. Read...

Original post made on May. 12, 2011
Last comment by lindaloo, on May 13, 2011 at 10:27 am | 2 comments | 2383 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Barbershop Boys make time for harmony and homework

With the help of a local barbershop quartet, a group of junior high schoolers have formed The Barbershop Boys. Read the...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2010
Last comment by Crittenden mom, on Jun 25, 2010 at 3:52 pm | 3 comments | 2382 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district gets specific in English learners plan

Officials with the local elementary and middle school district are making a series of changes aimed at improving their program...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2012
Last comment by School Parent, on Nov 13, 2012 at 12:15 am | 3 comments | 2382 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mountain View to share dispatch system with Palo Alto, Los Altos

While other Peninsula cities are preparing to merge or outsource their public-safety departments, Mountain View, Palo Alto...

Original post made on May. 3, 2011
Last comment by A Cow Tent, on May 3, 2011 at 3:13 pm | 3 comments | 2382 Views

AROUND TOWN

TONIGHT: Important discussion on housing

The housing element of the city's General Plan -- "the primary policy document for the development, rehabilitation and preservation...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2009
Last comment by Peter Henderson, on Apr 24, 2009 at 9:42 am | 9 comments | 2381 Views

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Church neighbors appeal cell tower decision

The City Council will soon weigh in on a controversy involving a cell tower approved for the top of First Presbyterian Church,...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2010
Last comment by frumenty, on Dec 13, 2010 at 12:51 pm | 9 comments | 2381 Views

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Services Saturday for former St. Francis student killed in action

Services are set for Saturday, Aug. 18, for the son of a Santa Clara County Superior Court judge who was killed in Afghanistan...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2381 Views

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Peace Day celebration downtown on Saturday

A holiday created by the United Nations, "Peace Day" will be celebrated around the world on Saturday, Sept. 21, and will...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2013
Last comment by libtards, on Sep 20, 2013 at 6:45 pm | 3 comments | 2380 Views

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Planning Commission Considers Making Shared Parking Mandatory for San Antonio Center

Last night, the Environmental Planning Commission held a Study Session for the San Antonio Center Precise Plan. Among the...

Original post made by Jim Neal on May. 22, 2014
Last comment by Linda Curtis, on May 24, 2014 at 1:51 pm | 1 comment | 2380 Views

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District to gauge support for bond measure

Mountain View residents will soon be asked how they feel about a potential bond measure for the Mountain View Whisman Elementary...

Original post made on May. 27, 2009
Last comment by just wondering, on May 27, 2009 at 10:59 pm | 4 comments | 2379 Views

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Students take pride in solar

Students at Mountain View and Los Altos high schools are beginning to learn a lot more about solar energy this year, and...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2010
Last comment by USA, on Dec 12, 2010 at 5:06 pm | 2 comments | 2379 Views
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