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OTHER ISSUES

A victory march for marriage equality

On the evening of the Supreme Court ruling against California's gay marriage ban, over 100 people marched through downtown...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2013
Last comment by Jonathan K., on Jul 2, 2013 at 6:52 pm | 4 comments | 1669 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Whisman budget outlook rosy despite deficit

Although its new budget shows the Mountain View Whisman School District running a structural deficit in the coming school...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2013
Last comment by incognito, on Jul 2, 2013 at 3:00 pm | 4 comments | 2650 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fitness center to replace Grant Road businesses

City Council members struggled to keep a bagel shop in business as a shopping center owner proposed to replace it and several...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2013
Last comment by Bill Hitchens, on Jul 2, 2013 at 7:45 am | 1 comment | 1674 Views

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Girl dies after Saturday accident on Highway 280

An 11-year-old girl died from injuries sustained in Saturday's rollover accident on Interstate 280, according to the California...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2013
Last comment by MV Mama, on Jul 1, 2013 at 4:26 pm | 2 comments | 2031 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Transitional kindergarten eases youngest children into the classroom

A lot can happen in a year. Ann Hanneman knows this from both personal experience and the short time she has spent teaching...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2012
Last comment by Khash, on Jun 30, 2013 at 12:05 pm | 9 comments | 14424 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man stabbed in senior center parking lot

A local man was stabbed in the ribs and suffered "non-life-threatening" injuries Monday night in the parking lot of the Mountain...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2013
Last comment by sEaN, on Jun 29, 2013 at 2:04 pm | 6 comments | 1796 Views

ELECTIONS

Union janitors to return to City Hall, with less pay

The janitors who lost their jobs cleaning the city's buildings this year may be rehired by a surprisingly cheap union contractor...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2013
Last comment by incognito, on Jun 29, 2013 at 1:11 am | 2 comments | 2967 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County approves flood basin at Rancho San Antonio

Santa Clara County supervisors sealed the deal Tuesday on a massive project designed to protect 2,720 Mountain View properties...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2013
Last comment by Anna S., on Jun 27, 2013 at 7:17 pm | 2 comments | 1914 Views

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Review: Crazy for craft beer

Never ask Ted Kim a simple question about beer. If you do, you're in for a discourse on the qualities of craft beer, its...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by GG, on Jun 27, 2013 at 3:02 pm | 46 comments | 9848 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A victory march for marriage equality

On the evening of the Supreme Court ruling against California's gay marriage ban, over 100 people marched through downtown...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1341 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Local couple 'elated' by gay marriage rulings

Brian Fiorino and Duke Khuu say they are elated to know that their daughter will be born into a world where her parents have...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Jun 27, 2013 at 7:10 am | 17 comments | 2125 Views

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Property values boost high school district budget

When it comes to the local high school district's budget, things seem to be getting back to normal, according to Joe White. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2013
Last comment by John, on Jun 26, 2013 at 7:54 pm | 4 comments | 1738 Views

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Gay marriage backers celebrate court ruling

Backers of gay marriage celebrated today's U.S. Supreme Court rulings clearing the way for issuance of marriage licenses...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Jun 26, 2013 at 7:30 pm | 15 comments | 1628 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Squirrels fight back

Just as it was being announced the city had trapped its first squirrel at Cuesta Park, one of the ill-reputed critters attacked...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2011
Last comment by James Dioxn, on Jun 26, 2013 at 10:02 am | 9 comments | 4442 Views

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Is flood protection project 'political engineering?'

As the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors mulls over plans for a flood basin at Rancho San Antonio park, a local civil...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2013
Last comment by Resident, on Jun 25, 2013 at 10:48 pm | 11 comments | 2093 Views

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City agrees to share $50 million with schools

An agreement to share the property taxes of the likes of Google with local schools has been approved by the City Council,...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2013
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jun 25, 2013 at 4:52 pm | 9 comments | 1237 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVHS names two new assistant principals

Mountain View High School's new principal, Dave Grissom, will soon be joined by two new deputies, as the local high school...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2013
Last comment by fixiegirl, on Jun 25, 2013 at 3:39 pm | 1 comment | 2822 Views

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Police arrest man in bike theft

Mountain View police have arrested a man they say stole a bike from the 1200 block of Dale Avenue. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2013
Last comment by Pic, on Jun 25, 2013 at 3:08 pm | 8 comments | 1918 Views

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The day the video store died

Nostalgia lines the shelves in Videoscope, Mountain View's last video rental store. Videoscope, located at 2290 W. El Camino...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2013
Last comment by TimePassages, on Jun 25, 2013 at 8:09 am | 12 comments | 7979 Views

RESTAURANTS

Doing Thai right

It's the lunch-hour rush at Buda Thai, a sleek respite in a small shopping center embedded near several of Mountain View's...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2013
Last comment by Peter, on Jun 24, 2013 at 5:47 pm | 1 comment | 2854 Views
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