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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Most local schools post high API scores

Schools in Silicon Valley earned consistently higher marks on standardized tests than other schools throughout California,...

Original post made on May. 19, 2011
Last comment by Reva, on May 21, 2011 at 8:07 pm | 17 comments | 2535 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council OKs $1.2m for senior home purchase

A group of five low-income seniors will soon have a group home in Mountain View after $1.2 million in city affordable housing...

Original post made on May. 25, 2011
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on May 27, 2011 at 9:54 am | 18 comments | 2535 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Another Spare the Air alert issued this week

Yet another Winter Spare the Air alert has been issued for the Bay Area for Friday, Jan. 25, meaning residents won't be able...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2013
Last comment by Kman, on Feb 8, 2013 at 2:59 pm | 15 comments | 2535 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google makes more real estate moves

In an effort to centralize its workforce, Google has moved employees out of three buildings totaling 128,000 square feet,...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2008
Last comment by Joe Renter, on Dec 26, 2008 at 11:32 am | 1 comment | 2534 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Battle begins to combat bullying

The Mountain View Whisman School District has taken up an unprecedented campaign against bullying in hopes of creating a...

Original post made on May. 8, 2010
Last comment by Observer, on May 14, 2010 at 4:26 pm | 27 comments | 2533 Views

AROUND TOWN

MV company charged with fraud by SEC

The Securities and Exchange Commission has charged a Mountain View firm and five of its officers for allegedly defrauding...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2011
Last comment by jupiiterk, on Mar 28, 2011 at 4:35 pm | 7 comments | 2533 Views

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Car crash suspect arrested

Police arrested a Sunnyvale man Sunday in connection with a hit-and-run traffic collision in Mountain View on Friday. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2014
Last comment by Stop the rolls, on Oct 14, 2014 at 4:02 pm | 4 comments | 2533 Views

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Locke announces he's stepping down

Bob Locke has announced he will retire from his 21-year post as finance manager at the end of the month, leaving Mountain...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2008
Last comment by Don L, on Aug 22, 2008 at 8:17 am | 2 comments | 2532 Views

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Plan for Grant Road project pits MV vs. LA

The controversy over developing the former Grant Road farm is long subsided. But now, Los Altos leaders are raising concerns...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2009
Last comment by Martha, on Apr 24, 2009 at 12:43 pm | 22 comments | 2531 Views

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SAP Palo Alto vice president takes plea deal in LEGO scam

The vice president of Palo Alto software firm SAP Labs, LLC took a plea deal on Monday for one felony commercial burglary...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2013
Last comment by David, on Aug 4, 2013 at 4:58 pm | 4 comments | 2531 Views

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Historic moment at City Hall

In a changing of the guard ceremony at City Hall on Tuesday night, Margaret Abe-Koga became Mountain View's first female...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2009
Last comment by lifelong resident, on Jan 15, 2009 at 1:43 pm | 1 comment | 2530 Views

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Council paves way for Whisman development

The City Council has unanimously approved zoning for 38 acres of industrial land to be converted to hundreds of housing units...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2009
Last comment by Frances, on Apr 2, 2009 at 4:28 pm | 20 comments | 2530 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents concerned over district's handling of Bubb incident

A pair of parents of students at Bubb Elementary School said that they thought the Mountain View Whisman School District...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2012
Last comment by Kari Lemons, on Apr 5, 2012 at 2:32 pm | 21 comments | 2530 Views

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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 | 2530 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Rotary Community Grant Program - Now taking applications

All Community Grant requests for this coming fiscal year (July 1 thru June 30) must be submitted by March 1, 2009. Awards...

Original post made by Alicia Crank on Jan. 7, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2529 Views

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Police say arson caused 2-alarm fire

Arson is suspected to be the cause of the of the two-alarm fire that broke out early Sunday morning on Fordham Way. The home...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2014
Last comment by Mr DePorto, on Mar 18, 2014 at 2:14 pm | 2 comments | 2529 Views

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Subscription solicitors in MV

A young man came to my door in the evening and said he was from a group called "Opportunity to Advance" that was "sponsored...

Original post made by Concerned Resident on Jul. 23, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2526 Views

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Woman missing from local group home

A 59-year-old woman from a group home in Mountain View was reported missing Monday by Mountain View police. Read the full...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2008
Last comment by princess, on Oct 8, 2008 at 1:32 pm | 1 comment | 2526 Views

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Progress on two pedestrian trails

A pedestrian underpass that will some day extend the Permanente Creek Trail under Old Middlefield Way was approved as a general...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2008
Last comment by Alison Chaiken, on Oct 20, 2008 at 8:31 pm | 1 comment | 2526 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mountain View man gets life in prison for '06 shooting

A 23-year-old Mountain View man was sentenced to 115 years to life in prison Wednesday in San Mateo County Superior Court...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2008
Last comment by ALEX ZUNIGA, on Nov 13, 2008 at 9:07 pm | 1 comment | 2526 Views
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