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AROUND TOWN

The coffee-beer buzz

The romantic adage "we go together like peanut butter and jelly" should be amended to "we go together like coffee and beer." Read...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2014
Last comment by DC, on Mar 2, 2014 at 7:35 pm | 1 comment | 2740 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Stasek's stories of Afghanistan

After leaving the Mountain View City Council six years ago, Rosemary Stasek did something unexpected: She moved to Afghanistan,...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2008
Last comment by James, on Oct 5, 2008 at 4:50 pm | 1 comment | 2739 Views

ELECTIONS

Opposing Shoreline tax by way of Measure A

A Mountain View parent upset with the lack of revenue for schools from the city's Shoreline tax district has written a ballot...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2010
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Dec 15, 2011 at 12:15 pm | 17 comments | 2739 Views

AROUND TOWN

COMING UP: Child care center grand opening

This Thursday, Mountain View will cut the ribbon on the long-contested, city-operated, $5.4 million child care center. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2008
Last comment by LTM, on Aug 30, 2008 at 8:02 am | 2 comments | 2738 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fourth of July festivities

Nothing says Independence Day to Mountain View residents like the melodious strains of the San Francisco Symphony accompanied...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2012
Last comment by Unhappy4th, on Jul 7, 2012 at 6:41 pm | 10 comments | 2738 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Offer to move, restore historic home

The dilapidated 1880s home at 902 Villa St. near Chez TJ could become a major part of a Mountain View history museum under...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2011
Last comment by Political Insider, on Mar 8, 2011 at 10:42 pm | 18 comments | 2737 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Architect leads the way in sustainable schools

In an effort to get away from dark, dreary classrooms and stuffy gymnasiums, the Los Altos School District modernized its...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2014
Last comment by Trish, on Nov 11, 2014 at 3:36 am | 5 comments | 2736 Views

AROUND TOWN

Three teens charged with alleged hate crimes

Three Mountain View teenagers are in custody on hate crime and other charges after allegedly shouting racial epithets and...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2008
Last comment by Don Frances, on Dec 13, 2008 at 1:37 pm | 48 comments | 2735 Views

AROUND TOWN

Army: toxic cleanup is not our problem

Activists and regulators are at odds with the U.S. Army over toxics contaminating Orion Park, a former housing complex site...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2012
Last comment by Jeff, on Apr 5, 2012 at 6:12 pm | 5 comments | 2735 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Huff, Monta Loma named distinguished schools

Two Mountain View elementary schools received the 2014 California Distinguished School Award this year. Read the full story...

Original post made on May. 27, 2014
Last comment by Laura Blakely, on May 27, 2014 at 3:39 pm | 1 comment | 2735 Views

OTHER ISSUES

LinkedIn to hold job preparation clinic for homeless

LinkedIn is hosting around 75 homeless clients of InnVision Shelter Network in a job preparation clinic at its Mountain...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2014
Last comment by Konrad M. Sosnow, on Jul 19, 2014 at 12:42 pm | 3 comments | 2735 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Editorial: Council members, stick to your guns on housing

Is it election year politics, or can it be that the City Council is finally seeing the light regarding the destructive consequences...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2014
Last comment by TheTruth, on Jul 22, 2014 at 9:00 pm | 22 comments | 2734 Views

AROUND TOWN

Four arrested, 3 sought in double murder

Authorities have arrested four suspects and are seeking three more in connection with the murders of a brother and sister...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2008
Last comment by Daniel, on Sep 2, 2008 at 10:41 pm | 3 comments | 2733 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Gabby drivers take note

A week from Tuesday, those who chat behind the wheel had better have their headsets on — or be ready to get a ticket. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2008
Last comment by Mike Farren, on Jun 20, 2008 at 5:43 pm | 1 comment | 2732 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Kids make the darnedest movies

Students at Graham and Crittenden middle schools, along with a class of second-graders from Landels Elementary School, are...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2011
Last comment by Kari Lemons, on Mar 16, 2011 at 4:27 pm | 2 comments | 2732 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

High school district kicks off the school year

There've been some big changes over the summer for the Mountain View-Los Altos High School District -- some more visible...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2014
Last comment by Concerned Teacher, on Aug 24, 2014 at 12:55 pm | 4 comments | 2732 Views

AROUND TOWN

New projects buck the trend

While sales of commercial real estate have slowed nationwide, Mountain View is experiencing a surge of new office development...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2008
Last comment by Garrett, on Jul 27, 2008 at 6:17 pm | 4 comments | 2731 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 | 2731 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Meeting on high speed rail draws 200 residents

The city held its first-ever public meeting last week dedicated entirely to the subject of high speed rail, drawing 200 people...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2009
Last comment by Catherine, on Dec 21, 2009 at 2:46 pm | 27 comments | 2729 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man Barricades Self & S.W.A.T called in

Saturday December 4th a man barricaded himself in his home on Diericx Drive shortly after 11am and ended near 4pm with his...

Original post made by Dave on Dec. 6, 2010
Last comment by Nick V, on Dec 6, 2010 at 11:57 am | 1 comment | 2729 Views
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