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OTHER ISSUES

Prop 93's demise pits Lieber against Kniss

Due to the failure of state Proposition 93, Mountain View's Sally Lieber says she will be stepping down from her state Assembly...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2008
Last comment by Enough!, on Feb 6, 2008 at 5:38 pm | 1 comment | 3850 Views

SPORTS

Local skater's Olympic dreams

While sports fans gear up for this summer's Olympic Games in Beijing, Mountain View resident Katie Dano already has her heart...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2008
Last comment by Miss Ingalls, on Jul 30, 2008 at 3:46 pm | 4 comments | 4310 Views

AROUND TOWN

Worker center plan still angers neighbors

The city's Design Review Committee maintained its composure during a tense meeting recently as residents living near of the...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2008
Last comment by Lawrence, on Jan 9, 2009 at 2:30 pm | 8 comments | 2615 Views

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Theuerkauf student, 10, charged with making 'terrorist threats' against his school

Mountain View police apprehended a 10-year-old boy Monday on charges of felony "terrorist threats" after he allegedly called...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2009
Last comment by squeaker, on May 19, 2009 at 10:43 pm | 13 comments | 2806 Views

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Neighbors clash with council on Minton's project

Reflecting a more pro-growth stance since November's election, the City Council differed with about a dozen neighbors Tuesday...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by MiRNA, on Sep 26, 2009 at 5:02 am | 9 comments | 2061 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Two arrested during checks on sex offenders

Police say two men were arrested last week after a routine check on registered sex offenders run by a federal task force...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2009
Last comment by mom, on Sep 29, 2009 at 8:58 am | 6 comments | 2430 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Superintendent selection process criticized

At the Mountain View Whisman school board meeting Thursday evening, teachers expressed concern over how trustees handled...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2009
Last comment by Ronelle, on Feb 5, 2010 at 4:19 am | 31 comments | 6233 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

EDITORIAL: Dark days ahead for local schools

One thing is certain: This game of endless budget cuts to our schools isn't even close to being over. As ever, parents wanting...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2010
Last comment by Observer, on Mar 14, 2010 at 9:49 am | 10 comments | 2697 Views

SPORTS

Kids conquer Alcatraz swim

On the morning of April 10, eight-year-old Malena Nguyen and her 10-year-old brother Jordan woke up early. They didn't have...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2010
Last comment by Sherlyn, on Jun 8, 2010 at 3:57 pm | 6 comments | 2892 Views

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Far fewer Mayfield homes in new plan

In an ironic twist caused by the recession, the controversial high-density Mayfield housing development has been significantly...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2010
Last comment by Sean, on Aug 27, 2010 at 2:08 pm | 1 comment | 1724 Views

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Veteran settles for $250K in Palo Alto VA claim

A veteran who claimed he was blinded because of negligent medical care at the VA Palo Alto Health Care System has settled...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2010
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Nov 10, 2010 at 4:58 pm | 2 comments | 2278 Views

OTHER ISSUES

'Direct primary care' practice cuts costs

A new primary care practice, which promises patients highly affordable care without any of the hassles often associated with...

Original post made on May. 10, 2011
Last comment by Jeremy Engdahl-Johnson, on May 12, 2011 at 2:50 pm | 5 comments | 2101 Views

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Couple hit with bottles in bar fight

A young man and woman were hit with bottles during a barroom brawl in downtown Mountain View early Saturday morning, police...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2011
Last comment by Huh?, on Aug 3, 2011 at 9:09 am | 41 comments | 2225 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman debates roll-out of 'transitional kindergarten'

Education officials with the Mountain View Whisman School District are debating how to best introduce a "transitional kindergarten"...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2011
Last comment by Headache, on Nov 2, 2011 at 8:45 am | 2 comments | 1983 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parent Observation preschool could close

It was standing room-only last night at the local high school district's board meeting, as supporters of a local preschool...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2012
Last comment by Ann, on Feb 23, 2012 at 10:37 pm | 15 comments | 6132 Views

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GSA to dispose of Hangar One, Moffett airfield

Derailing restoration plans for Hangar One and causing anxiety over Moffett Field's future, the head of NASA is assigning...

Original post made on May. 10, 2012
Last comment by Hardin, on May 10, 2012 at 2:12 pm | 1 comment | 1051 Views

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Legal aid boost for immigrants

Immigration services have found a strong ally in the Silicon Valley Community Foundation. The foundation announced Tuesday,...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2012
Last comment by Old Ben, on Aug 2, 2012 at 12:44 pm | 4 comments | 2614 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Meeting scheduled Tuesday for Measure G committee

The citizen-led committee charged with overseeing funds raised by the recently passed Measure G school bond will hold its...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2012
Last comment by mvmom, on Oct 30, 2012 at 2:32 pm | 7 comments | 1941 Views

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Teen attacked while riding bike

A teenager riding his bicycle in Mountain View on Monday night was seriously injured when an assailant struck him in the...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2013
Last comment by Christopher Parkinson, on Jan 30, 2013 at 2:36 pm | 10 comments | 1841 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council asks Congress for pod-car funds

The City Council decided Tuesday to push for federal money to help get "automated transit network" technology -- also known...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2013
Last comment by Ray, on Nov 20, 2013 at 7:38 pm | 17 comments | 11553 Views
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