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AROUND TOWN

NASA Ames scientist to analyze data sent back from Mars

Thousands of people gathered at the NASA Ames Research Center at Moffett Field Sunday night, Aug. 5, to watch the historic...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2012
Last comment by Mr. Worldallwrong, on Aug 8, 2012 at 6:58 pm | 5 comments | 2007 Views

ELECTIONS

Hospital district voters should defeat Measure M

We hope voters in the El Camino Hospital District will see Measure M for what it is — a vindictive strike by a disgruntled...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2012
Last comment by reader, on Nov 7, 2012 at 10:23 am | 5 comments | 2415 Views

OTHER ISSUES

VTA OKs $1.3 million study to cut fares for low-income residents

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission has awarded the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority with $1.3 million...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2013
Last comment by Louise A., on Feb 7, 2013 at 7:50 pm | 23 comments | 6324 Views

AROUND TOWN

Laptops stolen in burglary

A Mountain View home was ransacked and five laptop computers were stolen in an April 24 daytime burglary, police said. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1452 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Child abuse alleged against preschool teacher

A special investigative unit within the Mountain View Police Department is looking into child abuse allegations at a local...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2013
Last comment by Curious, on Sep 5, 2014 at 6:29 pm | 8 comments | 2987 Views

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Betty Wright Aquatic Center pool shuts down

The Betty Wright Aquatic Center pool in south Palo Alto has closed due to irreparable problems with the facility, Abilities...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2013
Last comment by Ronnie Falcao, LM MS CPM, on Oct 7, 2013 at 3:32 pm | 2 comments | 3864 Views

OTHER ISSUES

No windfall for local schools in state budget

Though Gov. Jerry Brown is calling for big increases in education spending, Mountain View schools aren't likely to benefit...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2014
Last comment by LASD Too, on Jan 21, 2014 at 10:45 pm | 3 comments | 2407 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A safe, car-free route to school

A typical commute to school can be a hectic scene. Parents, often on a tight schedule, swerve through traffic two minutes...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2014
Last comment by Elaine, on Apr 26, 2014 at 7:17 am | 12 comments | 6614 Views

RESTAURANTS

MV restaurant fined over unpaid overtime wages

Xanh Restaurant in Mountain View will be paying more than $90,000 to employees after a U.S. Department of Labor investigation...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2014
Last comment by Geek, on Oct 20, 2014 at 9:02 am | 11 comments | 5301 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bay Area braces for toll lane projects

Projects that would add express lanes to two Bay Area highways through Mountain View are well on the way, part of a Silicon...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2015
Last comment by JeSuisCharlie, on Feb 10, 2015 at 4:00 pm | 25 comments | 3847 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District names new Landels principal

Stephen Chesley, a long-time administrator at Graham Middle School, has been selected to take up the torch as principal of...

Original post made on May. 22, 2015
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on May 25, 2015 at 2:33 pm | 2 comments | 2607 Views

AROUND TOWN

Simitian proposes cap on BART funding

The 2016 election is still more than a year away, but Santa Clara County officials are already testing the waters for a new...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2015
Last comment by Bruce, on Sep 4, 2015 at 10:24 am | 24 comments | 2859 Views

AROUND TOWN

Staff urges council to reject five development projects

Rapid residential growth has been touted the best long-term way for Mountain View to alleviate a host of traffic and housing...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2015
Last comment by @a resident of Monta Loma, on Dec 11, 2015 at 11:46 pm | 31 comments | 3719 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Child care center squeezes through

Further cementing the future of the long-debated child care center proposed for Rengstorff Park, the City Council approved...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2007
Last comment by Gene Cavanaugh, on Jun 15, 2007 at 9:55 pm | 2 comments | 4856 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Sladky house fire started by cigarette

The fire which caused an estimated $150,000 in damage Wednesday to a home on Sladky Avenue was started by a cigarette in...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2008
Last comment by shakira, on Dec 24, 2010 at 4:10 pm | 3 comments | 3310 Views

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COMING UP: Army Reserve center to break ground

A $79 million facility for Army reservists will have a groundbreaking ceremony on Saturday morning just outside the main...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2009
Last comment by REM, on Jan 12, 2009 at 11:30 am | 1 comment | 2782 Views

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Would-be burglars caught red-handed

Police say an attempt by two men to steal electronics from a Mountain View business went nowhere fast after officers caught...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2009
Last comment by S.Combs, on Apr 9, 2009 at 8:50 am | 6 comments | 2081 Views

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Council rejects latest idea for 291 Evandale

The City Council unanimously refused to support a project Tuesday that would have renovated the vacant and long-troubled...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by Dandy, on Jul 3, 2009 at 9:22 am | 16 comments | 2583 Views

AROUND TOWN

Senior co-housing proposed for Calderon Avenue

A property adjacent to Landels School has been secured by investors with the intent of building a unique co-housing community...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2009
Last comment by Ted Pearlman, on Oct 10, 2009 at 11:38 am | 14 comments | 2505 Views

OTHER ISSUES

High-Speed Rail Authority proposes higher fares

The California High-Speed Rail Authority is banking on billions of private dollars, extensive federal support and riders...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2009
Last comment by k, on Dec 21, 2009 at 2:41 pm | 4 comments | 2109 Views
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Ike's Place makes another go at Stanford; Palo Alto outpost stalls
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