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AROUND TOWN

TONIGHT: Decision time for Mayfield, Annex

The City Council is scheduled to vote on two big issues at its meeting tonight: the Mayfield plan, and a master plan for...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2008
Last comment by Long Time MV Resident, on Dec 10, 2008 at 9:35 am | 1 comment | 2339 Views

AROUND TOWN

Avoid the 13: No arrests in Mountain View

Avoid the 13 deployments arrested 45 people in Santa Clara County on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2014
Last comment by Lets Re-Evaluate, on Jul 10, 2014 at 11:58 am | 1 comment | 2339 Views

AROUND TOWN

Red-light camera bill coasts through state Senate

A bill authored by Sen. Joe Simitian that would add restrictions to red-light cameras cruised through the state Senate Monday...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2012
Last comment by Aaron, on Sep 4, 2012 at 4:55 pm | 16 comments | 2338 Views

AROUND TOWN

Simitian to be sworn in Sunday as county supervisor

Former state Sen. Joe Simitian will officially be sworn in as the Santa Clara County supervisor at ceremonies in Palo Alto...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2013
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Mar 14, 2013 at 8:54 pm | 4 comments | 2338 Views

AROUND TOWN

A second chance at the ranch

<I>Editor's Note: In recent years, a steady stream of young Latino youths have joined the Sureno and Norteno gangs in Mountain...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2010
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Accountability for tenured teachers

When local school officials reassigned a controversial elementary teacher to a middle school for the upcoming academic year,...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by Kyle, on Jul 7, 2009 at 9:49 pm | 8 comments | 2334 Views

AROUND TOWN

Work to cause cloudy tap water

Mountain View's tap water may look, smell or taste slightly different in the coming weeks, city officials said, as a result...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2009
Last comment by Denise, on Jan 24, 2009 at 7:13 am | 3 comments | 2333 Views

OTHER ISSUES

An air and space museum for Hangar One?

Preservationists who have been fighting to save Moffett Field's historic Hangar One are now organizing an effort to use the...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2010
Last comment by Earth Air Space Educational Foundation, on Sep 7, 2012 at 12:50 pm | 6 comments | 2333 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Veteran needs help, not jail

The sad case of former Army captain and Los Altos resident Sargent Binkley is a good example of how the military bureaucracy...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2009
Last comment by Army Officer, on Jan 22, 2009 at 3:20 pm | 5 comments | 2332 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PACT's new campus readies for first day

Mountain View officially has a new school beginning next week, when young students arrive for their first day at Stevenson...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2009
Last comment by confused, on Jan 20, 2010 at 9:04 pm | 9 comments | 2332 Views

AROUND TOWN

Third Graham student in three weeks hit by car

After three children were struck by cars while crossing Castro Street near Graham Middle School, community safety officials...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2012
Last comment by KT, on Oct 27, 2012 at 7:39 pm | 41 comments | 2332 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

COMING UP: Cops That Care toy giveaway

Police officers will be handing out gifts to more than 2,000 Mountain View children this Saturday as part of Cops That Care,...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2008
Last comment by Too Big, on Dec 31, 2008 at 8:37 am | 4 comments | 2330 Views

AROUND TOWN

Latest study says TCE worse than thought

The EPA has released a new report concluding that TCE &#8212; trichloroethylene, a pollutant found in much of Mountain View's...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2010
Last comment by Mary Blakely, on Feb 5, 2010 at 6:49 am | 5 comments | 2329 Views

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Poppy project seeks to bring native blooms to hills

The many species of non-native European weeds, which cover the California's hills, keep its native flora at bay and increase...

Original post made on May. 1, 2013
Last comment by volunteer, on May 1, 2013 at 3:16 pm | 2 comments | 2329 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

It's back to school for Mountain View

It was an emotional moment for kindergarten parents at Monta Loma Elementary when the 8:30 bell rang and their kids filtered...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2014
Last comment by MVDad, on Aug 19, 2014 at 10:29 pm | 2 comments | 2329 Views

AROUND TOWN

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. 17, 2008
Last comment by Jessee, on Dec 18, 2008 at 2:10 pm | 3 comments | 2328 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Locals to Obama: Health care 'is not working'

A group of 37 residents gathered at the Mountain View Senior Center last month to discuss possible health care reforms, agreeing...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2009
Last comment by Aaron M. Roland, M.D., on Jan 13, 2009 at 9:03 pm | 1 comment | 2328 Views

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Texas felon busted in Palo Alto after riding a motorcycle without helmet

A Texas man who was pulled over in Palo Alto for riding without a helmet was arrested after a brief foot chase late Sunday...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2014
Last comment by Mr Adviceo, on Apr 2, 2014 at 7:47 pm | 1 comment | 2326 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Co-op preschool 'running out of time'

The Los Altos Parent Preschool is still on the hunt for a new home after being notified earlier this year that its lease...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2010
Last comment by Parent, on Nov 11, 2010 at 3:50 pm | 1 comment | 2325 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Survey shows support for new school bond

A new public opinion survey has local education officials feeling fairly confident that there is enough support from local...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Feb 26, 2012 at 9:26 am | 18 comments | 2325 Views
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