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SPORTS

Softball team back in the swing of things

The girls softball team is back at Crittenden Middle School after a 12-year hiatus, and it didn't take long for the team...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2014
Last comment by Mr. Ochoa, on Oct 9, 2014 at 6:51 pm | 2 comments | 4096 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

For Slater, a new lease on life

In stark contrast to the teary-eyed students wandering around the Slater playground in June 2006, the crowd at last week's...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2014
Last comment by Jessica, on Apr 27, 2014 at 8:30 am | 3 comments | 4093 Views

AROUND TOWN

Chick-Fil-A Challenge!!!

Now that the city council has thrown out the chicken with the broth water, I am issuing a challenge to all those that voted...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Oct. 17, 2012
Last comment by Stalin, on Oct 18, 2012 at 6:56 am | 3 comments | 4092 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

When enrollment swells, special ed students get bumped

Getting moved from one school to another can be jarring for any kid trying to make friends and get used to a new learning...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2015
Last comment by Janet, on Jun 21, 2016 at 1:58 pm | 14 comments | 4089 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 4089 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bike-pedestrian upgrades coming to a street near you

A slew of upgrades around town for bicyclists and pedestrians are in the newly approved city budget, thanks to the efforts...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2013
Last comment by Donald, on Jul 10, 2013 at 9:50 pm | 27 comments | 4088 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 | 4086 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Another stab at drawing new school boundaries

The Mountain View Whisman School District kicked off a new effort to change attendance boundaries, marking the second attempt...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by Cfrink, on Oct 3, 2016 at 12:29 am | 15 comments | 4085 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Prometheus proposes nearly 1,000 new apartments

After a decade almost exclusively developing ownership housing, the city is being flooded with proposals to develop nearly...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2012
Last comment by John, on Jun 16, 2012 at 1:37 pm | 15 comments | 4084 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Re-imagining hot lunch

Most people don't have fond memories of school lunches, but the Mountain View Whisman School District is taking steps to...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2014
Last comment by Ellen Wheeler, on Jul 2, 2014 at 12:30 am | 6 comments | 4083 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 | 4082 Views

AROUND TOWN

Major smoking clampdown is in the air

Smokers may soon have to curb their habits in Mountain View, thanks to a city proposal to nix smoking in and around outdoor...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2011
Last comment by Stupid conversation, on Dec 6, 2011 at 3:31 pm | 29 comments | 4080 Views

AROUND TOWN

One injured in two-alarm structure fire

One person suffered burn injuries during a residential fire in Mountain View Tuesday evening, a fire dispatcher said. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2014
Last comment by Smoke, on Jul 16, 2014 at 5:32 am | 1 comment | 4080 Views

AROUND TOWN

May Day march focuses on plight of migrants

A modest yet motivated crowd of local immigration-rights activists marched through Mountain View on Friday for what has become...

Original post made on May. 8, 2015
Last comment by that's what happens, on May 8, 2015 at 4:10 pm | 1 comment | 4080 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View bike advocates win top honors

When it comes to creating a bike-friendly city, you might say that Mountain View is pedaling to the head of the peloton....

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2015
Last comment by Minority rules, on Oct 20, 2015 at 5:33 pm | 12 comments | 4079 Views

AROUND TOWN

MV approves ceding properties to Los Altos

To hear Stephen Friedman describe it, his neighborhood of Jardin Drive is like Mountain View's version of the Bermuda Triangle....

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2016
Last comment by Gary , on Feb 18, 2016 at 3:55 am | 11 comments | 4078 Views

MOVIES

Review: 'The Debt'

The common moviegoing assumption that "art films" are medicinal and mainstream genre films are candy doesn't always hold...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2011
Last comment by Curious Observer, on Sep 5, 2011 at 3:34 pm | 1 comment | 4077 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Principal Moody joins Hall of Fame

Usually, when you think of the football star at your high school, a student comes to mind. But at Mountain View High, you...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2009
Last comment by parent, on Nov 12, 2009 at 8:11 am | 2 comments | 4076 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board ditches shared campus plans

Construction plans that would have created facilities shared by Theuerkauf and Stevenson Elementary fell through last week,...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2016
Last comment by Old Steve, on Apr 28, 2016 at 2:46 pm | 35 comments | 4076 Views

BOOKS

Downtown hair salons burglarized

Two hair salons on Villa Street were burglarized over the weekend when thieves made their way through locked doors and stole...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2014
Last comment by shear, on Dec 22, 2014 at 2:18 pm | 3 comments | 4076 Views
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