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AROUND TOWN

Owner of condemned mobile home vows to fight

"It's just been a damn mess," said Bob Burnham, an eight-year resident of Sahara Mobile Village whose home is uninhabitable...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2011
Last comment by Greed is Good, on Apr 9, 2011 at 7:52 am | 7 comments | 2565 Views

AROUND TOWN

Chick-fil-A 'open house' tonight (Oct. 11)

Just received this 4-page mailer today. (Thanks for the advance notice, not!) CHICK-FIL-A OPEN HOUSE Thursday, October...

Original post made by Just a Guy on Oct. 11, 2012
Last comment by Sparty, on Oct 16, 2012 at 9:57 pm | 3 comments | 2565 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 2564 Views

AROUND TOWN

Retiring doc keeps passion for volunteering

When Dr. Jeffrey Urman retired this spring from Kaiser after nearly 20 years, employees at the hospital said it wasn't hard...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2009
Last comment by Jim, on Jun 16, 2009 at 4:29 pm | 2 comments | 2564 Views

AROUND TOWN

Parcel tax to aid community college district

Officials of the Foothill-De Anza Community College District say Measure E, a parcel tax on the November ballot, will provide...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2010
Last comment by KD, on Oct 17, 2010 at 9:23 pm | 1 comment | 2564 Views

AROUND TOWN

Teen beaten, robbed at Theuerkauf

A Mountain View teen was beaten and robbed in the early hours of Halloween at Theuerkauf Elementary School. Read the full...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2010
Last comment by Nancy, on Nov 8, 2010 at 7:39 pm | 9 comments | 2564 Views

AROUND TOWN

For some, a 1965 fire still burns

Retired Mountain View firefighters and their families are still feeling the effects of the massive blaze at the Jasco chemical...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2011
Last comment by John Smith, on Feb 9, 2016 at 10:38 am | 4 comments | 2564 Views

ELECTIONS

Official defends hospital against critical report

In the wake of a report calling for serious reforms, officials with El Camino Hospital said they will continue to work diligently...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2012
Last comment by Dorothea Grimes-Farrow, on Jun 13, 2012 at 12:48 pm | 4 comments | 2564 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 | 2563 Views

AROUND TOWN

Caltrain aims to keep all 86 trains running

Caltrain would keep all of its 86 weekday trains running for the next year if the agency's board of directors approves on...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2011
Last comment by Datahead, on Apr 21, 2011 at 6:53 am | 4 comments | 2563 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 | 2562 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Local senior day care center braces for Medi-Cal cuts

About one-third of the elderly and frail people who rely on a local adult day health care service may soon be forced out...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2011
Last comment by Huh?, on Aug 26, 2011 at 11:03 am | 2 comments | 2562 Views

AROUND TOWN

Smokers hope to overturn smoking ban for bar patios

Hoping to amend the city's new ban on smoking for on and around outdoor patios, smokers, bar owners and their supporters...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2012
Last comment by Rob Gilmark, on May 14, 2012 at 11:10 pm | 10 comments | 2562 Views

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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 | 2562 Views

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2014 second-highest year for West Nile virus cases

There were more than 800 human cases of West Nile virus throughout the state in 2014, the second-highest year on record to...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2015
Last comment by mike, on Apr 9, 2015 at 1:20 pm | 1 comment | 2562 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Merger won't fly

We doubt if the Santa Clara County grand jury's idea to save money by merging the three local school districts will generate...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2010
Last comment by Just Wondering, on Jul 17, 2010 at 7:44 pm | 3 comments | 2561 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Hammering out a brighter future

Students at Alta Vista High School gathered around two thick, wooden frames during lunch last week to watch a craftsmanship...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2016
Last comment by ivg, on Apr 13, 2016 at 10:26 pm | 2 comments | 2561 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fire Department has new battalion chief

The Mountain View Fire Department has a new battalion chief in Cliff Del Carlo, a 27-year veteran of the department. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2009
Last comment by Joe, on Jul 3, 2009 at 12:01 am | 4 comments | 2561 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 2561 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School Bond: $200 M with no Citizens Facility Committee?

The MVWSD is tearing ahead with plans for a $200 Million school expansion and improvement bond - led by Trustee Fiona...

Original post made by Steven Nelson on Jan. 23, 2012
Last comment by Observer, on Jan 24, 2012 at 10:29 am | 1 comment | 2560 Views
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