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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Google's student privacy policies called into question

In the heart of Silicon Valley, it's no surprise that Mountain View schools are moving full steam ahead adopting new technology...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2016
Last comment by PeaceLove, on Feb 22, 2016 at 2:51 pm | 3 comments | 3706 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Businesses look to crowdsourcing

Does your business need better promotion? Do you want to compile a sales lead list? Why not split the job into tasks, broadcast...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on Nov 23, 2011 at 7:21 am | 2 comments | 3705 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Backlash over city's business license crack-down

Amazon, the online retail giant, sells truckloads of goods every day in Mountain View, yet the company apparently doesn't...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2016
Last comment by moreoversight, on Jun 10, 2016 at 2:55 pm | 16 comments | 3705 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Elementary school district to drop Title I

The Mountain View Whisman School District has decided not to accept Title I federal funding next year. Taking the money would...

Original post made on May. 12, 2011
Last comment by Sarah Krajewski, on May 19, 2011 at 12:02 pm | 17 comments | 3704 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google trades new WiFi for old system

The end is near for the city's aging Google WiFi system, City Council members decided Tuesday. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2014
Last comment by Mr. Big, on Mar 2, 2014 at 5:34 pm | 20 comments | 3703 Views

AROUND TOWN

Op-Ed: The city needs housing, not just offices

At the end of the Tuesday's City Council study session on the North Bayshore Precise Plan, some council members urged that...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2014
Last comment by builders-wonderland-MV, on Sep 27, 2014 at 1:07 pm | 30 comments | 3703 Views

ELECTIONS

By a clear margin: Macias, Means, Kasperzak and Inks

City staff will take orders from some familiar faces in January after the four open seats in the City Council race were taken...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2008
Last comment by James P., on Nov 10, 2008 at 10:22 pm | 6 comments | 3703 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 | 3701 Views

AROUND TOWN

Developer threatens lawsuit against city

The city of Mountain View is bracing for a lawsuit from developer John Mozart after his lawyers sent a letter in October...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2009
Last comment by Jared, on Aug 2, 2010 at 2:51 pm | 19 comments | 3701 Views

AROUND TOWN

Witnesses sought in pedestrian hit-and-run

Police are searching for the driver of a white sedan that struck a pedestrian in downtown Mountain View last week. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2015
Last comment by Back Ontrack, on Jun 17, 2015 at 7:08 pm | 10 comments | 3701 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Parents up in arms over 'abusive' teacher

Mountain View parents say they are fed up with a fourth grade teacher at Huff Elementary School who they claim is not being...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by another brick in the wall, on Apr 5, 2009 at 10:26 am | 25 comments | 3700 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police hope to control July 4 gridlock

The Fourth of July fireworks display at Shoreline has become a Mountain View tradition. Unfortunately, so has post-fireworks...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2008
Last comment by GJ, on Jun 28, 2008 at 1:23 pm | 4 comments | 3700 Views

AROUND TOWN

MV driver arrested in deadly pedestrian crash

Family members of the man killed in a grisly car accident last month reacted with relief June 10 to the news that police...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2012
Last comment by Old Ben, on Jul 13, 2012 at 9:28 pm | 43 comments | 3700 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gas leak triggers evacuation in Mountain View

PG&E has stopped a gas leak that evacuated several businesses along a Mountain View street Tuesday evening, officials said. ...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2013
Last comment by Scott Lamb, on Aug 2, 2013 at 3:55 pm | 13 comments | 3700 Views

AROUND TOWN

Ruling sparks fresh hope for high-speed-rail critics

A fresh verdict from a Sacramento County judge threatens the one source of money that high-speed-rail officials felt was...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2013
Last comment by Waste, on Sep 4, 2013 at 4:01 pm | 4 comments | 3700 Views

AROUND TOWN

Crossings vote a reprieve for SnoZen

Residents in the Crossings neighborhood last week voted overwhelmingly to overturn a set of new rules and fines that some...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2015
Last comment by @veronika, on Jun 23, 2015 at 8:05 pm | 10 comments | 3700 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council offers extension for Symantec development deal

Mountain View City Council members last week signaled they wouldn't scrap a development deal with Symantec for a new 100,000-square...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2015
Last comment by Correction, on Apr 9, 2015 at 12:41 am | 6 comments | 3697 Views

AROUND TOWN

NASA requests $32.8 million for Hangar One

NASA has requested $32.8 million to restore iconic Hangar One at Moffett Field, potentially ending a long preservation battle. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2011
Last comment by ARC employee, on Feb 18, 2011 at 9:46 pm | 10 comments | 3697 Views

SPORTS

Run, learn and help Zimbabwe

It's been a fruitful decade for Ellen Clark's Sustainable Living Foundation, which puts on the now-famous Zimbabwe Run. But...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2009
Last comment by Randall Flagg, on Mar 22, 2009 at 7:01 pm | 2 comments | 3695 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Campaign pits sports leagues against owls

With the burrowing owl as its poster child, the Audubon Society has started a campaign to make Shoreline Park into an owl...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Big, on Dec 8, 2009 at 10:26 am | 33 comments | 3694 Views
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