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ELECTIONS

Online Voter Registration-A Bad Idea

09/12/2011 Howdy, Recently I was contacted by a super-group of concerned citizens about California Senate Bill 397...

Original post made by Alan Whitehorn on Sep. 13, 2011
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OTHER ISSUES

Los Gatos hospital set to open July 12

El Camino executives, speaking at the hospital district's regular board meeting Wednesday, said the newly fashioned "El Camino...

Original post made on May. 16, 2009
Last comment by Tax Payer, on May 19, 2009 at 5:23 pm | 3 comments | 2852 Views

AROUND TOWN

DUI arrests down over Memorial Day weekend

The California Highway Patrol arrested fewer drunken drivers in the Bay Area this Memorial Day weekend than last year, but...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2011
Last comment by Clear Eyes, on Jun 3, 2011 at 3:47 pm | 4 comments | 2851 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Some English learners are lagging

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

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on Jan 29, 2011 at 5:57 am | 1 comment | 2850 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman looking forward

The superintendent of the Mountain View Whisman School District wants students to put down their textbooks, pick up tablet...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2013
Last comment by Nicole, on May 1, 2013 at 9:53 am | 4 comments | 2850 Views

SPORTS

This week's A&E highlights

This week, catch some Beatlemania in Redwood City, hear humorist Firoozeh Dumas read at Stanford, celebrate all things Irish...

Original post made on May. 8, 2015
Last comment by ben, on May 8, 2015 at 6:00 pm | 1 comment | 2850 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google worker accused of stealing computers

Mountain View police arrested one of Google's kitchen employees last week on charges of stealing computers after the young...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2009
Last comment by Michel Y. Wollinger Martins, on Dec 3, 2009 at 11:05 pm | 4 comments | 2850 Views

AROUND TOWN

Huff student a whiz at math

Huff Elementary School student Nitin Kumar claimed a trophy, $750 in cash and other prizes for his strong showing in the...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2012
Last comment by Nitin, on Apr 30, 2013 at 12:59 pm | 3 comments | 2849 Views

BOOKS

One big campy family

For the past year, Mountain View nightclub King of Clubs has been hosting a semimonthly drag show, Game of Hearts. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2015
Last comment by Daniel P. Lloyd, on Dec 2, 2015 at 9:30 am | 1 comment | 2849 Views

AROUND TOWN

Worker Center's zoning approved

Despite protest from neighbors, the Day Worker Center of Mountain View was given a special permit to operate out of its new...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2009
Last comment by USA, on Mar 2, 2009 at 9:16 am | 1 comment | 2848 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police: Men used bat, car in downtown assault

Mountain View police arrested two men on charges of assault with a deadly weapon for allegedly attacking a man on the corner...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2009
Last comment by lp, on Apr 10, 2009 at 7:15 am | 7 comments | 2848 Views

AROUND TOWN

Web site's scores, comments can set the price

Thanks to GreatSchools.net, when buyers shop for homes in Mountain View, they often know minute details on the local schools...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2009
Last comment by Not a teacher, on Apr 15, 2009 at 8:58 am | 12 comments | 2848 Views

AROUND TOWN

City buys church property for $3.5 million

City Council members decided Tuesday that a church property for sale at 263 Escuela Ave. was a deal too good to pass up. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by carol wright, on Jun 29, 2009 at 6:10 pm | 7 comments | 2848 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View man gives the ultimate gift

Vivek Kumar knew nothing about the patient, except that she was a 38-year-old woman dying of leukemia, when he decided to...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2009
Last comment by Bradleigh, on Aug 8, 2009 at 12:59 pm | 1 comment | 2848 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Important reasons for supporting Measure G

Mountain View's elementary and middle schools are quietly becoming some of the most sought after in the region. After years...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2012
Last comment by parent, on Jun 1, 2012 at 11:12 pm | 2 comments | 2847 Views

OTHER ISSUES

The good news bears

A few weeks ago, happenstance led a pair of neighbors in Los Altos to discover the shared origins of two household knickknacks...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Echo, on Sep 16, 2010 at 9:13 am | 1 comment | 2847 Views

AROUND TOWN

District attorney seeks clues in cold case

The Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office is asking the public for clues to the murder of a teen girl whose nude...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2014
Last comment by hmm, on Apr 14, 2014 at 9:55 am | 1 comment | 2847 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New trend? Kindergarten enrollment rates drop

Officials with the Mountain View Whisman School District have reported a significant drop in the number of kindergartners...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2013
Last comment by Frank, on Apr 17, 2013 at 5:16 pm | 15 comments | 2846 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police arrest alleged peeping tom on Shoreline

A resident of an apartment complex at 750 N. Shoreline Blvd. was arrested on Sunday for allegedly peeping into people's windows...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2009
Last comment by Array, on Jul 1, 2009 at 4:46 pm | 1 comment | 2846 Views

ELECTIONS

Council to discuss alternatives for rent-control measure

In a special meeting on Thursday, Mountain View elected leaders will make a last-ditch effort to consider some kind of alternative...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2016
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Jul 13, 2016 at 11:02 am | 5 comments | 2846 Views
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