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ELECTIONS

New candidates emerge for high school board

What looked like a quiet election may turn out to be a tight race for the Mountain View-Los Altos Union High School District...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2014
Last comment by Julie, on Aug 8, 2014 at 2:48 pm | 5 comments | 5955 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School PTAs rally behind Measure N

While no one knows how Measure N will fare at the ballot box, lop-sided campaign spending shows school bond supporters appear...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2014
Last comment by Sad, on Nov 3, 2014 at 3:58 pm | 48 comments | 3626 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Woman dies after train strikes car in Menlo Park

A woman in her 30s died Monday night from injuries sustained when her silver Acura SUV was struck by a southbound train at...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2015
Last comment by jayjayTJP, on Mar 3, 2015 at 6:40 pm | 10 comments | 4130 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View man arrested in undercover sting

A Mountain View man suspected of stealing a package from the porch of a Palo Alto home and then trying to pawn off its contents...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2015
Last comment by @Martin, on Jun 12, 2015 at 4:13 pm | 4 comments | 4126 Views

AROUND TOWN

Plans advance for salt pond restoration

Mountain View City Counil last week received an update on plans to transform 700 acres of former industrial salt ponds north...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2015
Last comment by Mark Noack, on Sep 16, 2015 at 3:02 pm | 5 comments | 3052 Views

AROUND TOWN

Shooting was 'unjust,' say parents of man killed by Palo Alto police

The father of William David Raff, the man fatally shot by Palo Alto police on Christmas night, said his only child had a...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2015
Last comment by Greg David, on Dec 29, 2015 at 11:42 pm | 13 comments | 2509 Views

AROUND TOWN

Run for the orphans returns

The news out of Zimbabwe lately has not been good — perhaps underscoring the ongoing need for Ellen Clark's fundraising...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2008
Last comment by Nyasha, on Mar 16, 2008 at 10:47 am | 1 comment | 3956 Views

AROUND TOWN

New 99 Ranch to open on Grant Road

An entirely different kind of supermarket is set to take up residence where the old Nob Hill used to be at the newly renovated...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2008
Last comment by JNN, on Dec 1, 2008 at 8:03 pm | 3 comments | 3325 Views

OTHER ISSUES

EDITORIAL: Paper, plastic or neither

The odds that bags will no longer be handed out free to retail customers in Mountain View have gone up a bit, although a...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2009
Last comment by Lauren, on Feb 24, 2009 at 9:39 pm | 4 comments | 2785 Views

AROUND TOWN

National legal group targets Worker Center

Escuela Avenue residents have called in a legal group from Washington, D.C. to "protect" their neighborhood from a proposed...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2009
Last comment by Garrett, on Apr 20, 2009 at 12:50 pm | 4 comments | 2163 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Suspects strike deals in Plymouth Ave. murders

Two of the eight suspects arrested last summer in connection with the brutal double murder of a brother and sister on Plymouth...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by Z, on Aug 14, 2009 at 6:55 pm | 5 comments | 2876 Views

AROUND TOWN

Proposal would extend mayoral term to 2 years

Under a proposal being discussed by the Council Procedures Committee at 3:30 p.m. today in City Hall, the selection of a...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by observer, on Oct 15, 2009 at 5:37 pm | 4 comments | 2002 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bigger class sizes, no teacher raises at MV Whisman

Last week, Mountain View elementary and middle school officials approved next year's budget, which aims to make do with dwindling...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2010
Last comment by Tea Partyer, on Jun 26, 2010 at 7:38 am | 8 comments | 2318 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Arnold wants the world to come to Moffett Field

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, who has been touring Shanghai since last week in an effort to increase collaboration among Chinese...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by tommygee, on Sep 14, 2010 at 5:27 pm | 3 comments | 1939 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Senior day care at risk

The state may soon cut Medi-Cal reimbursements to a Mountain View center that provides healthcare and daycare services to...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2011
Last comment by Phil Lawson, on Mar 10, 2011 at 12:50 pm | 3 comments | 1800 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Burgers galore

I almost developed a napkin fetish by the time I finished my visits to The Workshop Burgers Bar & Grill. Napkins were dispensed...

Original post made on May. 27, 2011
Last comment by A. Reader, on May 27, 2011 at 1:06 pm | 3 comments | 2197 Views

OTHER ISSUES

'I'm happy -- lucky -- alive,' instructor says after crash

A small airplane made an emergency crash landing in the Ravenswood Open Space Preserve near East Palo Alto this morning....

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2011
Last comment by bkengland, on Aug 25, 2011 at 3:01 pm | 3 comments | 1789 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Holiday Fund: A new era for Day Worker Center

Though the recession might be easing, workers at the Day Worker Center of Mountain View are still having little luck in finding...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2011
Last comment by The Eye, on Nov 23, 2011 at 8:07 pm | 5 comments | 1757 Views

AROUND TOWN

Four train tracks may still be ahead for MV

Part of the growing popularity of a "blended system" for high-speed rail and Caltrain is that Palo Alto and other cities...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2012
Last comment by Christopher Parkinson, on Mar 14, 2012 at 1:05 pm | 21 comments | 3394 Views

ELECTIONS

Voters Guide: Three elected officials vie for 5th District supervisor seat

California State Sen. Joe Simitian is the 800-pound gorilla in this November's three-way race to represent northern Santa...

Original post made on May. 25, 2012
Last comment by Neighbor Next Door , on May 25, 2012 at 6:26 pm | 1 comment | 2278 Views
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