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AROUND TOWN

Cops ID victim in shooting

Mountain View police have identified the young man killed in Old Mountain View last Thursday night in a double-shooting which...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2008
Last comment by immigrant orthopedic surgeon from mountain view, on Feb 25, 2008 at 6:09 pm | 7 comments | 4738 Views

AROUND TOWN

New stop signs on Phyllis Avenue

Four new stop signs have been installed at an intersection where a woman was killed while crossing the street -- on Phyllis...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2013
Last comment by Breat!, on Aug 11, 2013 at 4:54 am | 30 comments | 4734 Views

OTHER ISSUES

MV police to wear body cameras

Body cameras for on-duty police officers took the center stage in a national discussion on police accountability this week,...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2014
Last comment by Sparty, on Dec 5, 2014 at 4:33 pm | 13 comments | 4734 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board critiqued in scathing district audit

Mountain View Whisman School District officials plan to take a long, hard look at their own performance, following the release...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2016
Last comment by @ Otto Maddox, on Jan 19, 2016 at 9:44 am | 41 comments | 4731 Views

SPORTS

LAMVPB Back to Baseball Camps January 5th and 6th

Los Altos-Mountain View PONY Baseball Annual Back-to-Baseball Camps for the Pinto-2 (ages 8-9), Mustang (ages 9-10), Bronco...

Original post made by Richard Siegel on Dec. 13, 2007
There are no comments yet. 4731 Views

AROUND TOWN

A smaller carbon footprint? There's an app for that

It might be hard to wrap your head around, but a Bay Area company is aiming to turn your home into a "virtual powerplant"...

Original post made on May. 23, 2014
Last comment by Martin Omander, on May 23, 2014 at 5:02 pm | 2 comments | 4730 Views

OTHER ISSUES

The joys of home schooling

On a typical weekday, Jonathan Luxton, 11, sleeps in late, eats breakfast at 11:30, plays on the computer at noon, writes...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2007
Last comment by Jeff, on Oct 10, 2007 at 10:26 am | 1 comment | 4729 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'I didn't think it would happen to me'

Every time Iajady Paz returns to Mountain View High School to work with the Blossom Project, she wishes she were still a...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2007
Last comment by Melissa, on Oct 14, 2007 at 4:10 pm | 1 comment | 4729 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fire inspectors: Mobile home fire was intentionally set

The fire that tore through a mobile home last month was intentionally set, according to an investigation by the Mountain...

Original post made on Jan. 1, 2014
Last comment by beelia, on Jan 3, 2014 at 5:31 pm | 1 comment | 4729 Views

AROUND TOWN

Good call on new mini-park

The City Council had a choice last week: Approve purchase of a badly needed mini-park at the end of West Dana Street north...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2007
Last comment by Nick Perry, on Sep 5, 2007 at 12:58 am | 1 comment | 4728 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LinkedIn aims to boost teen center programs with grant

Mountain View's teen center will get new computers and offer a range of career and college preparation programs with a $115,000...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2015
Last comment by JBreitmeyer, on Apr 22, 2015 at 10:47 pm | 1 comment | 4728 Views

BOOKS

Local author finds sci-fi success with Martian thriller

It's hard to believe that Andy Weir doesn't work for NASA: computer simulations, mathematical calculations and chemical studies...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2014
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Mar 12, 2014 at 11:44 pm | 1 comment | 4726 Views

OTHER ISSUES

NASA accused of favoritism at Moffett

Four years after the surprise news that Google executives were allowed to base their private planes at Moffett Federal Airfield,...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2011
Last comment by H Stewart, on Feb 5, 2011 at 9:15 am | 20 comments | 4726 Views

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Fireworks fanatics

For many Americans, Independence Day means relaxation. But for fireworks professional Dan Nitzan and his crew, the holiday...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2012
Last comment by Choice, on Jun 29, 2012 at 9:27 pm | 2 comments | 4724 Views

ELECTIONS

Three MV council members eyeing Kniss' seat

A trio of Mountain View City Council members -- Margaret Abe-Koga, Laura Macias and Mike Kasperzak -- said this week that...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2010
Last comment by AgnosticAl, on Nov 24, 2010 at 2:05 pm | 10 comments | 4718 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Local National Guard troops help fight state's wildfires

Today more than 7,000 firefighters, several California National Guard helicopters and two C-130 cargo planes are battling...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2013
Last comment by Mom, on Aug 21, 2013 at 5:16 pm | 3 comments | 4718 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New group slams LASD board performance

A new nonprofit group, critical of Los Altos School District leadership and spending, ran ads last week highlighting the...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2014
Last comment by EACH Misleads Again!, on Jun 15, 2014 at 10:45 am | 15 comments | 4718 Views

AROUND TOWN

Workers go on strike at BMW dealership

Mechanics and service writers at BMW of Mountain View went on strike this week, saying their reputation for doing high-quality...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2008
Last comment by Just a question, on Jun 19, 2008 at 12:48 pm | 56 comments | 4715 Views

AROUND TOWN

Farmlands Group seeks new location

If the amount of discussion about potential farm sites is any indication, efforts to bring a farm to Mountain View have not...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2007
Last comment by eric, on Jul 18, 2007 at 9:16 am | 25 comments | 4713 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 | 4713 Views
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