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AROUND TOWN

A stitch in time at the library

Amid the books and computers at the Mountain View library, the quiet hum of sewing machines can be heard on Saturday mornings,...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2014
Last comment by Alice, on Sep 3, 2014 at 2:21 pm | 1 comment | 3692 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Early seasonal illnesses stoke swine flu fears

Parents with children in the Mountain View Whisman School District are expressing worries that some kids may already have...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2009
Last comment by Evan, on Nov 5, 2009 at 6:58 pm | 5 comments | 3691 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Play your way to better behavior

How important is it to get kids on their feet and active during the school day? Pretty important, as it turns out. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2013
Last comment by MVWSD Teacher, on Jun 13, 2013 at 6:57 am | 7 comments | 3691 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foothill College selected to launch historic four-year degree program

Foothill College is officially one of 15 community colleges in the state that, for the first time in California's history,...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2015
Last comment by Scott Lamb, on Jan 21, 2015 at 10:21 am | 2 comments | 3691 Views

ELECTIONS

Old Mountain View questions the council candidates

If you attended the Old Mountain View Neighborhood Association City Council candidate forum on Monday night, chances are...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2012
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Oct 8, 2012 at 4:48 pm | 18 comments | 3691 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Residents Against Raising Taxes For Schools

Not another cent should go to the schools in the form of a parcel tax until the board addresses the questions of gangs and...

Original post made by Enough! on Feb. 29, 2008
Last comment by Another Parent, on Apr 3, 2008 at 2:33 pm | 12 comments | 3690 Views

AROUND TOWN

Graham wins Distinguished School award

Graham Middle School has been named a California Distinguished School -- an honorary title given by state education officials...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2013
Last comment by Graham Parent, on May 6, 2013 at 9:15 pm | 10 comments | 3690 Views

RESTAURANTS

Restaurant review: A fresh taste of Turkey and Greece in Mountain View

==B (Clarification:== Galip Vural, the restaurant owners' son, says that Ephesus serves Mediterranean cuisine, with an emphasis...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2011
Last comment by A. Reader, on Apr 22, 2011 at 9:30 am | 1 comment | 3690 Views

ELECTIONS

Keep Outside Money Out of Local Politics

I follow the city council race closely because I care about the city very much. It is very important for me to have someone...

Original post made by alarmed_citizen on Oct. 14, 2014
Last comment by Looks like Outside money worked, on Nov 6, 2014 at 4:23 pm | 117 comments | 3690 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

With PACT moving in, preschool looks for new home

The Mountain View Child Development Center -- a YMCA-run preschool for low-income families which has operated for 20 years...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2009
Last comment by eric, on Mar 11, 2009 at 2:01 pm | 23 comments | 3689 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City looks for solution to North Bayshore traffic woes

On Tuesday the City Council took a small step towards addressing the bumper to bumper traffic in and out of Mountain View's...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2012
Last comment by Catherine, on May 1, 2012 at 12:07 pm | 29 comments | 3688 Views

AROUND TOWN

Facebook chef dies in motorcycle accident

Facebook executive chef Josef Desimone was killed in a motorcycle accident Monday morning, according to a Facebook post by...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2013
Last comment by ris, on Jul 25, 2013 at 8:01 pm | 2 comments | 3688 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bubb hosts 'Ability Awareness Week'

Students at Bubb Elementary School are using wheelchairs, walkers and crutches this week as part of the school's "Ability...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2008
Last comment by R. Nuytten, on Apr 16, 2008 at 6:20 pm | 1 comment | 3686 Views

AROUND TOWN

Surpise pockets of 4G in Mountain View

Small pockets of Sprint's 4G network may pop up in parts of Mountain View for those with Sprint broadband cards, or the Evo...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2010
Last comment by R., on Jul 1, 2010 at 2:08 pm | 6 comments | 3686 Views

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'Confusion' surrounding online education policy at MVHS

Recent statements by Mountain View High School's principal questioning the value of online courses have highlighted tensions...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2014
Last comment by vkmo, on Mar 19, 2014 at 12:37 pm | 4 comments | 3686 Views

AROUND TOWN

MV residents hit with $80 county library fee

Palo Alto and Mountain View residents who make use of the county's vast library collection available in Los Altos libraries...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2011
Last comment by Too late....and off your books, on Jun 26, 2011 at 9:42 am | 26 comments | 3685 Views

AROUND TOWN

New owner to renovate Castro building

After standing vacant for years, the historic downtown building at 124-126 Castro Street, known by city historians as the...

Original post made on May. 21, 2008
Last comment by Nick Perry, on May 21, 2008 at 10:43 pm | 1 comment | 3684 Views

AROUND TOWN

New library fee spurs soul-searching by board

Palo Alto and Mountain View residents who make use of the county's vast library collection available in Los Altos libraries...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2011
Last comment by John Q Public, on Jun 17, 2011 at 8:16 pm | 1 comment | 3684 Views

AROUND TOWN

Crime briefs: vehicle invasion and arrest during traffic stop

Police arrest man after he allegedly reaches for a baseball bat; man arrested for getting inside someone else's vehicle Read...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2014
Last comment by Tussle with a cop, on Dec 22, 2014 at 4:36 pm | 4 comments | 3684 Views

AROUND TOWN

Protesters call for 'oil free' president

About 30 members of MoveOn.org gathered on a crowded Mountain View intersection Wednesday to call for better federal energy...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2008
Last comment by the future of energy, on Jul 25, 2008 at 12:53 pm | 9 comments | 3683 Views
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Naked Men and Pineapple with Tomato
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French Laundry alums to open Palo Alto restaurant
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Peace Walk and Father's Grief Retreat
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