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AROUND TOWN

New city priorities: housing, transportation and the environment

In an exercise that happens once every two years, on Tuesday, City Council members drafted a list of new goals. Read the...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2015
Last comment by OldMV, on Feb 26, 2015 at 4:46 pm | 7 comments | 3078 Views

OTHER ISSUES

District plans to get tough on water wasters

Minimal rainfall marked the end of a dry winter season for California, and the end of the drought appears to be nowhere in...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2015
Last comment by True, on Apr 6, 2015 at 5:30 pm | 7 comments | 912 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council OKs $1.2 million for studies of North Bayshore housing

Throwing a new twist into future development plans in North Bayshore, the Mountain View City Council on Tuesday night signaled...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2015
Last comment by No water, on Apr 20, 2015 at 4:24 pm | 7 comments | 2661 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City sets goals to boost housing supply

With the price of housing rentals rising through the stratosphere, Mountain View city leaders last week endorsed facilitating...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2015
Last comment by Gary, on May 2, 2015 at 6:31 am | 7 comments | 2319 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View is no Ferguson

For the 130 people gathering last week at the Mountain View Senior Center auditorium, there came a moment when you could...

Original post made on May. 1, 2015
Last comment by Gary, on May 2, 2015 at 11:51 am | 7 comments | 2974 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google bike projects hinge on North Bayshore approvals

Google representatives hinted Monday night that some transportation-friendly projects envisioned for the North Bayshore would...

Original post made on May. 6, 2015
Last comment by Nah, on May 8, 2015 at 1:23 pm | 7 comments | 2646 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Luring kids back to hot lunch

School officials in Mountain View have been pushing for what they call "21st century learning" in the classroom for years....

Original post made on May. 19, 2015
Last comment by Sylvie, on May 20, 2015 at 1:16 pm | 7 comments | 1685 Views

AROUND TOWN

City opens new affordable housing complex

Mountain View leaders cut the ribbon on Tuesday, celebrating the completion of a new 49-home apartment building offering...

Original post made on May. 22, 2015
Last comment by Robert, on May 22, 2015 at 11:33 pm | 7 comments | 2702 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Civil rights group claims racial bias in MV high schools

A Bay Area civil rights advocacy group released a report late last month claiming the Mountain View-Los Altos Union High...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2015
Last comment by Techie_Lawyer, on Jun 5, 2015 at 1:58 pm | 7 comments | 2576 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police confrontation leads to arrest

A Sunnyvale man was arrested last week after he allegedly confronted police and refused to cooperate during an unrelated...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2015
Last comment by Scott , on Jun 11, 2015 at 8:37 am | 7 comments | 1763 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mountain View Whisman ratchets up spending

Residents who demanded that the Mountain View Whisman School District spend down its $20 million reserves may have gotten...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2015
Last comment by Keeping it real, 1 hour ago | 7 comments | 983 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Boundary options down to two

Both of the remaining two options for LASD's boundary changes would force 100 or more Mountain View students to change schools. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2007
Last comment by Amanda, on Jun 19, 2007 at 3:54 pm | 6 comments | 4521 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District makes the call on boundary change

After considering nearly 50 different proposed scenarios for boundary changes in the Los Altos School District, board members...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2007
Last comment by Matt Raschke, on Jun 28, 2007 at 12:43 pm | 6 comments | 5298 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District makes the call on boundary change

After considering nearly 50 different proposed scenarios for boundary changes in the Los Altos School District, board members...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2007
Last comment by Wavemama, on Sep 7, 2007 at 10:13 am | 6 comments | 4642 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Waitin' for a train

<B>EVERYONE LOVES</I></B> Caltrain, or wants to love it. Which is why we'd all like to see it straighten out some of it services....

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2007
Last comment by Andrew, on Jul 11, 2007 at 4:55 pm | 6 comments | 6096 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Boundary change's possible fallout

With the decision for Los Altos School District boundary changes now final, the district's hired demographer, Jeanne Gobalet,...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2007
Last comment by Amanda, on Jul 23, 2007 at 8:38 am | 6 comments | 5926 Views

AROUND TOWN

Home Depot story a goof

A series of misleading reports in several news outlets boil down to one big correction: Mountain View has never received,...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2007
Last comment by Lucius Gore, on Jul 26, 2007 at 10:45 am | 6 comments | 4021 Views

AROUND TOWN

Thursday Nite Live

Did anyone check out Thursday Nite live last night on Castro Stree? It was nice not having to worry about cars, walking...

Original post made by GSB on Jul. 13, 2007
Last comment by Bernie Brightman, on Jul 21, 2007 at 9:52 am | 6 comments | 4024 Views

AROUND TOWN

El Camino enjoys record profits

El Camino Hospital saw its best fiscal performance in decades this year, chalking up a profit, or what it calls "net operating...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2007
Last comment by Dom, on Sep 28, 2007 at 9:28 pm | 6 comments | 4238 Views

OTHER ISSUES

The challenge of Chekhov

Anton Chekhov is one of Russia's most human and accessible writers. Nonetheless, "Three Sisters," which debuted Saturday...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2007
Last comment by Chekhov enthusiast, on Sep 22, 2007 at 9:29 am | 6 comments | 4540 Views
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