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AROUND TOWN

July Fourth chili competition to heat up Mitchell Park

On a summer afternoon calling for lemonade and Popsicles, Palo Alto's avid chili chefs will fire up their stoves, hover over...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2014
Last comment by Goldenslate, on Jul 8, 2014 at 5:13 pm | 1 comment | 5684 Views

AROUND TOWN

Former Assemblyman Ira Ruskin dies from brain tumor

Longtime former state Assemblyman Ira Ruskin, who represented Palo Alto for six years, died on July 3, according to his family....

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2014
Last comment by Stanley Kuperstein, on Sep 9, 2014 at 4:49 pm | 5 comments | 5683 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Plutocracy and the Santa Clara Board of Education

On November 26, the Santa Clara County Board of Education allowed the Bullis Charter School (BCS) to amend its enrollment...

Original post made by Serge Bonte on Dec. 7, 2007
Last comment by Parent, on Jan 9, 2008 at 8:45 am | 6 comments | 5681 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Denial of Justice?

Is hostility toward suspected pedophiles so severe that prosecutors exhibit excessive zeal and defense attorneys don't bother...

Original post made by Stevie James on Jul. 18, 2007
Last comment by Fima Fimovich, on Jul 20, 2007 at 6:37 pm | 2 comments | 5680 Views

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The legacy of Charles Kao

Mountain View resident Dr. Charles Kao is the godfather of broadband thanks to his pioneering work with fiber optics in the...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2009
Last comment by MV Resident, on Oct 15, 2009 at 9:02 pm | 2 comments | 5677 Views

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Pulitzer Prize winner from MV outs his illegal status

Jose Vargas, former Mountain View High school student and top American journalist, has outed himself as an undocumented immigrant...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2011
Last comment by Hardin, on Jul 13, 2011 at 9:58 am | 84 comments | 5673 Views

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LinkedIn offers job-search help for the homeless

A group of 55 homeless people paid a visit to LinkedIn's Mountain View headquarters Friday where dozens of LinkedIn employees...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2014
There are no comments yet. 5670 Views

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Council backs Shoreline bus lane project

The Mountain View City Council agreed Tuesday night to move forward on plans to radically change Shoreline Boulevard as it...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2016
Last comment by DC, on Sep 16, 2016 at 7:42 pm | 36 comments | 5669 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Palo Alto's Keeble & Shuchat Photography to close in October

Facing a changing industry and declining profits, one of the Bay Area's last major brick-and-mortar camera stores, Palo Alto's...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2016
Last comment by Thomas, on Sep 20, 2016 at 3:21 pm | 14 comments | 5666 Views

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New urgent care clinic aims to cure long waits

A new health care clinic designed to give people an alternative to hours-long waits in the emergency room moved into Mountain...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2016
Last comment by al stuetzle, on Mar 28, 2016 at 1:45 pm | 16 comments | 5664 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 | 5660 Views

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Last of a generation

Greetings.. Nothing here to do about old places in Mtn. View.. This is about the old originals of Mountain View. On November...

Original post made by Charlie Welch on Dec. 2, 2008
Last comment by Rachael Reeves, on Oct 24, 2009 at 2:40 am | 9 comments | 5659 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Trustees delay vote on special education cuts

An agenda item to eliminate 11 full-time positions in the Mountain View Whisman School District's special education program...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2009
Last comment by concerned parent, on Jan 20, 2010 at 10:50 am | 16 comments | 5658 Views

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City looks to loosen rules on granny units

In what might be a drop in the bucket toward solving the local housing shortage, Mountain View City Council members on Tuesday...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2015
Last comment by SandyH, on Mar 23, 2016 at 7:45 am | 14 comments | 5658 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Trustees put foreign language on table

The Mountain View Whisman school board decided last week to formalize its interest in exploring foreign language instruction...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2007
Last comment by Palo Alto Resident, on Oct 15, 2007 at 7:11 pm | 2 comments | 5657 Views

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NASA ready to help save Hangar One

City officials say they came away from a meeting with NASA Ames on Tuesday confident that the space agency is eager to save...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2008
Last comment by A Coffmann, on Sep 4, 2008 at 9:43 pm | 1 comment | 5654 Views

ELECTIONS

New law requires carbon monoxide detectors

Local fire officials are spreading the word about a new California law requiring carbon monoxide detectors to be placed in...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2011
Last comment by Beuttey, on Aug 31, 2011 at 11:36 pm | 2 comments | 5654 Views

OTHER ISSUES

MV man accused of torture, sex abuse to stand trial

A Mountain View man who allegedly tortured and beat his girlfriend's teenage brother for months will stand trial on four...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2015
Last comment by Know it, on Feb 27, 2015 at 9:01 am | 7 comments | 5648 Views

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Council agrees to pursue housing in East Whisman

One of Mountain View's office-heavy jobs centers could be an epicenter of new housing, after City Council members Tuesday...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2016
Last comment by Me, on Sep 13, 2016 at 4:37 pm | 13 comments | 5648 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Manager of Senior Complex forget Seniors have rights

Having recently moved into an apartment house for persons at least 62 of age or disabled We are having to do quite a bit...

Original post made by Pdudley on Jun. 6, 2007
Last comment by Daniel DeBolt, on Jun 13, 2007 at 2:09 pm | 2 comments | 5647 Views
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