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AROUND TOWN

Police release sketch of burglary suspect

A teenage boy and his mother returned home to find a burglary in progress on the afternoon of Dec. 8, police said. Police...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2011
Last comment by The Eye, on Dec 14, 2011 at 6:13 pm | 2 comments | 2439 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The future of NCLB

Despite a six-year effort to overhaul education at the state and federal levels, the country is still "in trouble" educationally,...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2008
Last comment by Larry, on Jan 1, 2009 at 5:51 pm | 2 comments | 2437 Views

AROUND TOWN

Public input favors Mountain View minimum wage increase

Residents and local business owners are largely in favor of an increase to Mountain View's minimum wage, according to input...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2014
Last comment by Mr. Tee, on Sep 16, 2014 at 7:56 pm | 16 comments | 2437 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Tempting kids with tastier hot lunches

Kids may be on the fast track for gourmet meals at school -- or, at least, better meals. Following a report that student...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2014
Last comment by Haha, on Sep 11, 2014 at 12:28 pm | 6 comments | 2437 Views

AROUND TOWN

City Council to vote on minimum wage raise

With no organized opposition in sight, Mountain View City Council members could adopt a minimum wage ordinance on Oct. 9....

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2014
Last comment by Small Business Owner, on Oct 7, 2014 at 8:30 am | 7 comments | 2437 Views

AROUND TOWN

yearly paper shredding

Can you please tell me when the yearly paper shredding is in down town Mountain View?...

Original post made by Maria Roumbanis on Oct. 16, 2008
Last comment by GSB, on Oct 16, 2008 at 1:19 pm | 1 comment | 2436 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fury fuels Ideafarm's campaigns

Wo'O Ideafarm, 55, has been fixture on the streets of Mountain View for years. He is embraced by some and derided by others...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2010
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Nov 19, 2010 at 6:24 am | 3 comments | 2436 Views

AROUND TOWN

Major Caltrain delays as dispatching system fails

Caltrain is experiencing major system-wide delays this morning following a failure in its computerized dispatching system,...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2014
Last comment by Easy Commute, on Mar 19, 2014 at 2:32 pm | 4 comments | 2436 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Group: City's parking policy impedes progress

As Mountain View continues to reevaluate its development options for the next 20 years as part of its General Plan update,...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2009
Last comment by AC, on Jul 28, 2009 at 7:34 pm | 8 comments | 2435 Views

AROUND TOWN

City examining site of fatal accident

Trees, swaying lightly in the cool breeze, line the sidewalk and median strip of California Street at its intersection with...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2010
Last comment by NeHi, on Aug 5, 2010 at 9:31 pm | 43 comments | 2435 Views

AROUND TOWN

Wine bar finally opens in train depot

After eight years of vacancy a business is finally opening this week inside the replica of Mountain View's 1888 train depot...

Original post made on May. 17, 2010
Last comment by heehee, on May 22, 2010 at 11:16 pm | 43 comments | 2434 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Eshoo gets feds to cork loud TV ads

It seems that Democrats and Republicans in Washington D.C. can agree on at least one thing these days: advertisers need to...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2010
Last comment by k, on Jun 10, 2011 at 10:59 am | 11 comments | 2434 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

NASA Comes to Middle School

A dozen Orchard Middle School students gather during lunch and after school extending their day to pursue a special...

Original post made by carlrbabb on Apr. 4, 2010
Last comment by Martin, on Jun 1, 2010 at 5:00 pm | 3 comments | 2433 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council set to finalize Mayfield project

The project that seemed to define the city's debate over housing and parks will come before the City Council for the last...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2008
Last comment by very concerned teacher, on Dec 6, 2008 at 8:55 pm | 3 comments | 2430 Views

ELECTIONS

Propositions offer terrible choices

California's budget stalemate and the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression culminate in the May 19 special election,...

Original post made on May. 18, 2009
Last comment by Snakefinger, on May 19, 2009 at 2:26 pm | 5 comments | 2428 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Enrollment jumps at MV Whisman

Enrollment is up substantially this fall at local elementary and middle schools. Officials speculate that the marked -- and...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by MV Mom, on Sep 29, 2010 at 3:22 pm | 14 comments | 2428 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rush for emergency supplies, potassium iodide

Local residents have scooped up emergency-supply kits, water purifiers and potassium iodide in the aftermath of the Japanese...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2011
Last comment by Old Salt, on Mar 23, 2011 at 7:42 am | 10 comments | 2428 Views

AROUND TOWN

Segways banned on downtown sidewalks

Segway scooters are not allowed on sidewalks in the downtown business area, but they are allowed on other city sidewalks...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2008
Last comment by QM, on Dec 19, 2008 at 8:01 pm | 14 comments | 2427 Views

OTHER ISSUES

MV company denies it fired soldier

Titan Labs of Mountain View is denying charges from the U.S. Justice Department that it fired an Army reservist called to...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2010
Last comment by Maria, on Dec 10, 2010 at 6:14 pm | 9 comments | 2427 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Alta Vista graduates make it, after all

Of all the graduation ceremonies taking place within the Mountain View-Los Altos Union High School District, it is arguably...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2012
Last comment by Lauren, on Dec 1, 2013 at 6:55 pm | 4 comments | 2427 Views
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