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AROUND TOWN

Woman hospitalized after street fight

A Hollister woman was hospitalized after another woman reportedly knocked her down and repeatedly smashed her head into the...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2012
Last comment by Sam, on Sep 5, 2012 at 9:07 pm | 15 comments | 2849 Views

ELECTIONS

Taxpayer group threatens to sue water district

The Silicon Valley Taxpayers Association is threatening to sue the Santa Clara Valley Water District for violating the Brown...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2012
Last comment by the_punnisher, on Sep 5, 2012 at 2:30 pm | 3 comments | 1819 Views

AROUND TOWN

More residents say PG&E will strip their yards

A group of residents who live in a Rock Street condo complex are joining a chorus of complaints from Mountain View residents...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2012
Last comment by OldGuy, on Sep 5, 2012 at 2:23 pm | 6 comments | 1819 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man dies in crash on Middlefield Road

A man was killed when his car drifted off of Middlefield Road in Palo Alto Monday morning and struck a tree, police said. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2012
Last comment by Another car death on street, on Sep 5, 2012 at 1:23 pm | 2 comments | 1472 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mosquito fogging set for MV tonight

Fogging in Mountain View to combat mosquitoes that may be infected with West Nile virus is set for tonight, Sept. 4, at 11...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2012
Last comment by dominick, on Sep 4, 2012 at 10:07 pm | 9 comments | 1372 Views

AROUND TOWN

Red-light camera bill coasts through state Senate

A bill authored by Sen. Joe Simitian that would add restrictions to red-light cameras cruised through the state Senate Monday...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2012
Last comment by Aaron, on Sep 4, 2012 at 4:55 pm | 16 comments | 2489 Views

RESTAURANTS

Smoking ban takes effect Tuesday

A new ban on smoking near publicly accessible buildings and outdoor dining areas goes into effect Tuesday, May 15, which...

Original post made on May. 11, 2012
Last comment by Tiffany moving from SoCal 9/2012, on Sep 3, 2012 at 2:42 pm | 19 comments | 3009 Views

OTHER ISSUES

William Ware's death spurs call for California Street revamp

The death of William Ware — hit by a speeding car while waiting at a California Street bus stop on June 21 —...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2012
Last comment by Linda Cantwell-Lum, on Sep 2, 2012 at 12:13 pm | 1 comment | 1724 Views

SPORTS

Children's Self Defense Program accepting new students

The Tandez Academy of Martial Arts has served the San Francisco Bay Area for over seven years, promoting personal safety,...

Original post made by HDTV on Sep. 2, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1408 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bill to curb texting behind the wheel moves ahead

A proposal by state Sen. Joe Simitian to raise fines for drivers who text while behind the wheel passed through the state...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2012
Last comment by Old Ben, on Sep 1, 2012 at 7:53 am | 19 comments | 2018 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local school is a 'hidden gem'

Though it is often discounted as one of the lowest performing local schools, Castro Elementary School is a "hidden gem" in...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Aug 31, 2012 at 2:05 pm | 15 comments | 2881 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVHS music teacher begins last year of long career

Longtime MVHS music teacher Robin Kramer (seen conducting in the attached video)will retire in June. She has taught at Mountain...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2012
Last comment by Steven, on Aug 29, 2012 at 3:13 pm | 7 comments | 2235 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

transportation, maintenance yards, 1st priorities?

First MVWSD Bond spending: RFP Do you think "Create permanent office space and maximize yard for the transportation department"...

Original post made by Steven Nelson on Aug. 29, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1407 Views

AROUND TOWN

Merlone Geier seeks permit for "intimidating" fence

San Antonio Shopping Center developer Merlone Geier has not given up on its controversial efforts to put up a fence that...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2012
Last comment by Nick Shelton , on Aug 29, 2012 at 1:36 pm | 38 comments | 3913 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

More kids, new tech at elementary, middle schools

When Mountain View's elementary and middle school students start school on Monday, Aug. 20, they may notice some new faces,...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2012
Last comment by Nick V, on Aug 29, 2012 at 11:51 am | 27 comments | 3784 Views

AROUND TOWN

Wednesday, Aug. 29

[http://www.moah.org/events/index.html Presentation: A History of Candlestick Park] Attendees can join Ted Atlas as he talks...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Aug 29, 2012 at 11:33 am | 1 comment | 1478 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Young immigrants seek reprieve through new Obama program

Hundreds of young immigrants showed up at a Menlo Park church Sunday to get legal advice on applying for President Barack...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2012
Last comment by Old Ben, on Aug 29, 2012 at 9:31 am | 7 comments | 1661 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Rapper E-40 says city officials kept him out of Shoreline show

When the Rock the Bells hip hop festival hit the Shoreline Amphitheater on Aug. 25, Bay Area hip hop icons Too Short and...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2012
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Aug 29, 2012 at 8:11 am | 9 comments | 2250 Views

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Matthew Pumar to be arraigned Aug. 31

Matthew Pumar, the Mountain View driver accused of accidentally hitting and killing William Ware, is scheduled to be arraigned...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2012
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Aug 29, 2012 at 8:07 am | 9 comments | 1923 Views

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Los Altos senior calls con man's bluff

A Los Altos senior wants her peers in Mountain View and elsewhere to be wary of anyone calling and claiming to be from the...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1792 Views
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