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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Tempers tested at school board meeting

Newly elected school district trustee Steve Nelson is sticking to his campaign promise that he would not serve as a "rubber...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2013
Last comment by kman, on Jan 22, 2013 at 1:37 pm | 15 comments | 3840 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council to take up bike-ped safety tonight

In response to several collisions -- some deadly -- and calls for change from residents, the City Council will begin looking...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2012
Last comment by Eli, on Nov 25, 2012 at 8:34 am | 10 comments | 3837 Views

SPORTS

You go, girls!

The Mountain View Los Altos Girls Softball teams qualified to play at the Western Nationals this month, for the very first...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2013
Last comment by Softball lover, on Aug 8, 2013 at 9:40 am | 2 comments | 3835 Views

OTHER ISSUES

awful experience with A Minute Man shoe repair

I had an awful experience with A Minute Man. I went in to have one of my hiking boot soles glued because it was coming off....

Original post made by Mike K. on May. 12, 2008
Last comment by Soleman, on May 13, 2008 at 11:08 am | 2 comments | 3834 Views

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Bay Area: 2013 sets record for low rainfall

Bay Area cities are setting the lowest levels of rainfall in recorded history this year as unusual conditions are blocking...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2014
Last comment by huffle, on Jan 4, 2014 at 11:10 am | 4 comments | 3833 Views

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City Manager Kevin Duggan to retire

After 21 years as Mountain View's well-respected city manager, Kevin Duggan has announced that he will be retiring next year....

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2010
Last comment by homegirl, on Dec 11, 2010 at 10:36 pm | 14 comments | 3832 Views

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Tunneling under El Camino

Section by section, the Stevens Creek Trail is tunneling under El Camino Real as 4,000 cars an hour whiz by overhead. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2007
Last comment by Tristan Lawrence, on Sep 1, 2007 at 1:49 pm | 1 comment | 3830 Views

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No car, no recourse

When Vaibhav Chopda returned from a six-week vacation, his car was missing from his apartment complex's lot. As he soon found...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2008
Last comment by Sue The Pants Off These Bums, on Jul 21, 2008 at 9:42 pm | 9 comments | 3828 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council seeks to develop downtown parking lots

In the City Council's first substantial public discussion since three new members took office Jan. 6, members said they wanted...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2015
Last comment by Reality Check, on Jan 31, 2015 at 11:49 pm | 24 comments | 3828 Views

ELECTIONS

Community college parcel tax falling short

With 54 of 271 precincts reporting, it appears that a majority of Peninsula voters are in favor of a proposed parcel tax...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2010
Last comment by jupiterk, on Nov 4, 2010 at 3:18 pm | 20 comments | 3825 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Year in review: Housing crunch, toxic sewer lines among top stories

Perhaps the most significant change in Mountain View over the past 12 months in terms of its impact on the city's social...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2013
Last comment by jeeveevo, on Dec 31, 2013 at 10:37 am | 3 comments | 3823 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto Bowl, Midpeninsula's last alley, set to close

Palo Alto Bowl owner Rhythm Smith sat Monday facing a sea of empty lanes, wringing her hands -- her left, with its long,...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2011
Last comment by tommygee54, on Aug 29, 2011 at 6:14 pm | 13 comments | 3820 Views

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Preschools give up space for high schools

The carnival hosted by the Mountain View Parent Nursery School celebrated Tim Dobbins' 25 years of teaching earlier this...

Original post made on May. 19, 2014
Last comment by What do you expect?, on May 19, 2014 at 3:58 pm | 1 comment | 3820 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Sixty fruitful years

For 60 years, the Satake family churned out high-quality annuals — colorful marigolds, chrysanthemums and petunias...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2007
Last comment by Kathy Mayeda, on Sep 10, 2007 at 2:36 pm | 1 comment | 3818 Views

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The Art of Collage: Works by Sylvie A. Serex-Bonnet at CSMA's Mohr Gallery

A Benefit Exhibition for the Community School of Music and Arts at Finn Center, December 3, 2007–January 26, 2008. OPENING...

Original post made by csma on Nov. 19, 2007
There are no comments yet. 3818 Views

ELECTIONS

Big war chests discouraged for council candidates

Candidates in this year's City Council election be warned: Go above the voluntary spending limit of $19,000 and many in Mountain...

Original post made on May. 17, 2008
Last comment by eric, on May 17, 2008 at 12:06 am | 1 comment | 3813 Views

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Seven injured in parking lot fight

Police arrested three men following a large brawl in a Mountain View parking lot that involved as many as 14 people and left...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2014
Last comment by USA, on Nov 29, 2014 at 6:22 pm | 2 comments | 3813 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District seeks input on middle school projects

Mountain View Whisman School District officials are looking for public input as they get ready to renovate two middle schools....

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2013
Last comment by I work here, on Feb 9, 2013 at 12:58 pm | 6 comments | 3807 Views

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The Grand Cru of wine shops

At Vin Vino, owner Victor Pugliese specializes in the wines of Burgundy but pours glasses for every palette. Read the full...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2014
Last comment by Undertones of plum and cherry, on Oct 21, 2014 at 6:29 am | 1 comment | 3807 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 | 3807 Views
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