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Hospital district improving transparency, agency says

A better website, a distinguishing name change and modifications to the way the organization keeps track of taxpayer money...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2013
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Aug 30, 2013 at 2:13 pm | 2 comments | 3799 Views

AROUND TOWN

Workers go on strike at BMW dealership

Mechanics and service writers at BMW of Mountain View went on strike this week, saying their reputation for doing high-quality...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2008
Last comment by Neigborhood supporter, on Jul 5, 2008 at 11:52 am | 2 comments | 3797 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Battling an overlooked killer

High blood pressure is a serious issue in the Bay Area, and local health officials have vowed to do something about it. The...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2015
Last comment by Common sense, on Oct 31, 2015 at 10:53 am | 5 comments | 3796 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police seek suspect in restaurant assault

Police are asking for help from the public to find a suspect that allegedly punched a man in the face following an argument...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2015
Last comment by george, on Jan 23, 2015 at 4:46 pm | 3 comments | 3795 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council member Laura Macias says farewell

After eight years on the job, City Council member Laura Macias went to her final council meeting last week and is now saying...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2012
Last comment by USA, on Dec 27, 2012 at 1:36 pm | 7 comments | 3794 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 | 3793 Views

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City to ID hazardous 'soft-story' buildings

The city of Mountain View is set to follow the example of San Francisco and Berkeley after staff last week proposed taking...

Original post made on May. 12, 2015
Last comment by the_punnisher, on May 14, 2015 at 3:59 pm | 6 comments | 3793 Views

AROUND TOWN

Latest study says TCE worse than thought

The EPA has released a new report concluding that TCE — 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 | 3792 Views

AROUND TOWN

Speeding cop car collision costs city $200K

The city of Mountain View has reached a $212,500 settlement with a woman who claims she was hit by a Mountain View police...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2013
Last comment by Me again, on Aug 23, 2013 at 12:02 am | 18 comments | 3792 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police seek help in nabbing package thieves

Mountain View police are asking for help catching two "grinches" who have allegedly been stealing packages left on the doorsteps...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2015
Last comment by pic, on Dec 24, 2015 at 8:57 am | 1 comment | 3792 Views

ELECTIONS

Lieber event at City Hall raises eyebrows

City policies forbid city buildings from being used to make money, but some are arguing that at a recent event held at City...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2009
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Jan 9, 2009 at 12:28 am | 2 comments | 3792 Views

OTHER ISSUES

'Wolf dog' stalks Old Mountain View

Residents of the Old Mountain View neighborhood are up in arms over a large, aggressive dog that roams the area unleashed...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2008
Last comment by Don Frances, on Sep 12, 2008 at 10:44 am | 1 comment | 3789 Views

ELECTIONS

COMING UP: League hosts election forums

To help voters prepare for the November election, the local chapter of the League of Women Voters is holding a number of...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2008
Last comment by GSB, on Sep 20, 2008 at 7:52 am | 1 comment | 3789 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Former Theuerkauf teacher tapped as new principal

The Mountain View Whisman School District announced last week that Ryan Santiago, a former first-grade teacher at Theuerkauf...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2015
Last comment by Interested Observer , on May 1, 2015 at 12:48 am | 5 comments | 3787 Views

AROUND TOWN

Holiday cheer: Concerts and gatherings to make spirits bright

As temperatures drop, the days grow shorter and the nights longer, it's harder to rely on sunshine for warmth and light....

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2014
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Dec 2, 2014 at 10:26 am | 2 comments | 3787 Views

RESTAURANTS

A truly hearty breakfast

On chilly and not so chilly mornings, I love waking to thoughts of a bounteous breakfast. My lifestyle doesn't allow for...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2011
Last comment by Mel, on Jan 19, 2011 at 5:50 pm | 2 comments | 3786 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Tackling the achievement gap

As the proportion of Hispanic students in Mountain View approaches 50 percent, local school officials are struggling mightily...

Original post made on May. 12, 2008
Last comment by DG, on May 14, 2008 at 8:33 pm | 2 comments | 3784 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Blood center desperate for type O negative

The Stanford Blood Center issued an urgent appeal for donors who have type O negative blood because a heart-transplant operation...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2008
Last comment by Dude, on Jun 4, 2008 at 5:10 pm | 1 comment | 3784 Views

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Traffic mess on Shoreline - why no police?

Today there was a single traffic light out on Shoreline, and it triggered a traffic nightmare. This could have been easily...

Original post made by Jeral Poskey on Oct. 14, 2009
Last comment by Jeral P, on Oct 22, 2009 at 10:10 am | 25 comments | 3784 Views

ELECTIONS

Worker Center submits plans for new building

The Day Worker Center of Mountain View has submitted plans to the city for a remodel of its new headquarters at 113 Escuela...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2008
Last comment by EFMohammedMartinez, on Dec 2, 2008 at 7:37 pm | 10 comments | 3784 Views
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