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City hires its first information technology chief

For a city government in the center of Silicon Valley, it was becoming obvious that the city's information technology wasn't...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2013
Last comment by PM, on Dec 20, 2013 at 9:09 pm | 9 comments | 3023 Views


Police to forgo pay raises for a year

With just a few weeks left to patch a $4.3 million general fund deficit, the city's police have agreed to go without regular...

Original post made on May. 25, 2010
Last comment by Library Employee, on May 31, 2010 at 8:00 pm | 24 comments | 3022 Views


Huge day care center closes

Three hundred low-cost child-care slots disappeared last week when the owners of the 37-year-old Peninsula Day Care Center...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2011
Last comment by Political Insider, on Jun 21, 2011 at 2:24 pm | 13 comments | 3022 Views


Santa Clara County creates human-trafficking commission

Addressing a growing need to combat local human labor and sex trafficking, the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors voted...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2014
Last comment by Sparty, on Apr 30, 2014 at 6:54 pm | 3 comments | 3022 Views


Tonight: OMVNA election heats up over Minton's project

Because of a controversial apartment development proposal, the normally quiet elections for the Old Mountain View Neighborhood...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2009
Last comment by @Special Agent Cert, on Dec 21, 2009 at 11:07 am | 51 comments | 3021 Views


Opposing Shoreline tax by way of Measure A

A Mountain View parent upset with the lack of revenue for schools from the city's Shoreline tax district has written a ballot...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2010
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Dec 15, 2011 at 12:15 pm | 17 comments | 3021 Views


Police arrest man suspected of molesting 6-year-old

Police arrested a Mountain View man last week for allegedly molesting a 6-year-old child and possessing child pornography. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2015
Last comment by , on Jan 14, 2015 at 5:50 pm | 1 comment | 3021 Views


EDITORIAL: Eshoo sidesteps health care noise

For Rep. Anna Eshoo, the low-tech telephone, coupled with a high-tech telephone network, proved to be the best way to filter...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2009
Last comment by Don Frances, on Aug 31, 2009 at 11:11 am | 18 comments | 3020 Views


SETI puts search for sentient life on hold

The Mountain View-based SETI Institute announced April 22 that it is powering down its array of antennae used to comb the...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2011
Last comment by USA, on Apr 30, 2011 at 3:40 pm | 11 comments | 3020 Views


Bicyclist dies following San Antonio car crash

The 63-year-old Palo Alto man who suffered critical injuries late last week after he was struck by a vehicle in Mountain...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2015
Last comment by NW Resident, on Jul 17, 2015 at 10:27 am | 3 comments | 3020 Views


A legacy in lumber

This month, Bruce Bauer Lumber and Supply is celebrating a 70-year journey that took the family business from Oregon to Mountain...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2008
Last comment by Izzy, on Oct 12, 2008 at 8:09 am | 1 comment | 3019 Views


Why you should vote yes on E

It's no secret that succeeding in the Silicon Valley economy requires a top-notch education. The best and the brightest from...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2010
Last comment by Ron, on Oct 27, 2010 at 10:42 pm | 1 comment | 3019 Views


District: No need to re-open Slater School

A need for revenue and the low population of students surrounding the Whisman neighborhood has the local elementary and middle-school...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2010
Last comment by really?, on Dec 29, 2010 at 10:10 am | 5 comments | 3018 Views


New heart care technology getting trial at El Camino

A new technology, intended to cut down on unnecessary, costly and potentially dangerous heart procedures, will begin trials...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by A. Reader, on Nov 20, 2010 at 12:32 am | 2 comments | 3017 Views


Parents upset over growing class sizes

Growing enrollment ratcheted up class sizes at Mountain View schools this year, and parents at Huff Elementary say it's high...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2015
Last comment by Grade 4 parent, on May 22, 2015 at 12:46 pm | 8 comments | 3016 Views


West Nile mosquitoes found in Mountain View

Santa Clara County officials announced Wednesday that mosquitoes carrying West Nile virus were found in Mountain View and...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2015
Last comment by Paul, on Jul 13, 2015 at 12:22 am | 11 comments | 3016 Views


Clap your hands for papusas

It's easy to miss Rincon Sabroso. This small and low-key Mexican restaurant is all but hidden alongside empty storefronts...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2009
Last comment by sean, on May 5, 2010 at 5:04 pm | 3 comments | 3015 Views


Sparks fly in Binkley trial

In the county courthouse Monday morning, prosecutor Deborah Medved was accused of withholding findings that may have kept...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2009
Last comment by thomas medeiros, on Feb 23, 2009 at 9:42 pm | 4 comments | 3014 Views


Apartment developer buys hotel, Western Appliance building

Prometheus Real Estate Group is becoming a familiar name in Mountain View's City Hall as it announces its second apartment...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2012
Last comment by Thomas, on Jun 29, 2014 at 2:10 pm | 11 comments | 3013 Views


Castro School--gang graffiti, sex assaults, robberies... When will MVPD care?

The metal picnic tables at Castro school have gang graffiti on them--as they have for months. As does a utility box directly...

Original post made by Sparty on Nov. 29, 2012
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