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ELECTIONS

Contested race for elementary school district

Up until the last minute, it looked like an uncontested race for the Mountain View Whisman School District. But on Aug. 8...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2014
Last comment by now I see a little, on Sep 21, 2014 at 4:29 pm | 29 comments | 4470 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Khan Academy opens doors to world diplomats

It was one of the rare times when the Khan Academy was teaching a live, in-person class, rather than through a video feed....

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2015
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Apr 2, 2015 at 9:02 am | 2 comments | 4469 Views

BOOKS

Council OKs flood basin concept for McKelvey

Though they took issue with several design details, City Council members approved a conceptual plan Tuesday for turning McKelvey...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2010
Last comment by Afshin Rouhani, on Mar 15, 2010 at 10:25 am | 3 comments | 4464 Views

SPORTS

Advancing the ball at soccer camp

Hundreds of local youth returned this summer to play soccer, learn leadership skills and hang out with local cops at "Kick,...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2009
Last comment by GQ, on Jul 5, 2009 at 10:56 am | 1 comment | 4463 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foothill grad earns degree entirely online

A Berkeley-bound student who earned his associate's degree entirely online is among nearly 1,000 students who will graduate...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2014
Last comment by 15 years in Mountain View, on Jul 4, 2014 at 2:49 pm | 5 comments | 4461 Views

OTHER ISSUES

'Make or break' study session on Mayfield

The fate of the Mayfield project may well be decided this Tuesday, when the City Council holds what is likely to be its last...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2007
Last comment by Neil, on Oct 12, 2008 at 11:46 am | 22 comments | 4460 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 | 4460 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Can Mountain View afford a new school?

Members of the Mountain View Whisman's Boundary Advisory Task Force are poised to decide whether it's the right time to open...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2015
Last comment by New Parent, on Apr 2, 2015 at 11:45 pm | 44 comments | 4460 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Harry and Ida Pinto, husband and wife, passed away on same day

Harry and Ida Pinto, Mountain View residents married for 67 years, died within 12 hours of each other on Aug. 26. Both were...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2007
Last comment by Les Groshong, on Sep 10, 2007 at 12:27 pm | 2 comments | 4458 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google's wall of silence

There are probably as many opinions about Google as there are people who use Google, and it's easy to single out the company...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2007
Last comment by GSB, on Jul 31, 2007 at 10:35 am | 2 comments | 4456 Views

RESTAURANTS

Dinner near a movie

As a local real estate agent during the roaring 2000s, Bella Awdisho did well enough during the property bubble to pursue...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by Dean Johnson, on Jun 19, 2009 at 8:40 am | 1 comment | 4453 Views

AROUND TOWN

EPA finds high levels of toxic vapors in NASA building

A building occupied by facilities workers at NASA Ames Research Center has 10 times the limit of toxic vapors coming from...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2012
Last comment by rem, on Jun 1, 2012 at 2:13 pm | 1 comment | 4452 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man killed in party van crash on Hwy. 280

A man was killed when a party van crashed on northbound Interstate Highway 280 in Santa Clara County near Portola Valley...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2013
Last comment by Alexandra, on Aug 12, 2013 at 2:36 pm | 2 comments | 4449 Views

AROUND TOWN

Voices Around Town

This week's Voices Around Town question is, "Do you feel you have a good balance between work life and home life?" Of...

Original post made by Don Frances on Jun. 12, 2007
Last comment by GSB, on Jun 12, 2007 at 1:23 pm | 1 comment | 4448 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bicyclist seeks damages after collision with police car

The city of Mountain View has rejected a claim filed by a bicyclist seeking damages after he was allegedly struck by a police...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2014
Last comment by Robert, on Sep 25, 2014 at 4:44 pm | 35 comments | 4448 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Petition to limit number of kids affected by LASD Boundary decision

http://www.ipetitions.com/petition/nomoreshuffleboard/index.html Tim Justus recently released figures admitting that over...

Original post made by displacedanddispleased on Jan. 24, 2008
Last comment by District Dad, on Jan 25, 2008 at 5:49 pm | 3 comments | 4445 Views

SPORTS

MVLA Avalanche Win Back-to-Back State Championship

The local MVLA Avalanche U15 Girls Soccer Team won their second consecutive Cal-North State Cup Championship last Saturday...

Original post made by Gabe on May. 6, 2008
There are no comments yet. 4445 Views

OTHER ISSUES

No biz opposition to plastic bag ban plan

If businesses oppose the proposal to ban plastic bags in Mountain View, it's not been obvious or apparent. Read the full...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2012
Last comment by Anonymous, on Apr 29, 2013 at 2:38 pm | 29 comments | 4445 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Former 49er found guilty of misdemeanors in domestic violence case

After a six-day trial, jurors found former San Francisco 49er offensive tackle and Palo Alto resident Kwame Harris guilty...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2013
Last comment by EducatedMV, on Nov 13, 2013 at 12:15 pm | 5 comments | 4444 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council candidate Pat Showalter was planning commissioner in 1990s

It's been over a decade since she was involved in Mountain View's city government, but Pat Showalter said she believes the...

Original post made on May. 13, 2014
Last comment by Garrett, on May 13, 2014 at 6:44 pm | 1 comment | 4442 Views
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