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SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD board members call it quits

Two board members at the Los Altos School District are leaving on a high note this year. Following approval of the five-year...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2014
Last comment by p, 17 minutes ago | 29 comments | 1380 Views

AROUND TOWN

Power outage hits Mountain View, again

A power outage in Mountain View this morning affected thousands of PG&E customers, turning traffic lights all along El Camino...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2014
Last comment by StuckInTraffic, 1 hour ago | 18 comments | 2030 Views

ELECTIONS

Census numbers show Mountain View's staggering job growth

Given how rising housing prices and commuter traffic are causing serious problems for many, tracking the city's job growth...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2014
Last comment by CopperC, 2 hours ago | 16 comments | 319 Views

ELECTIONS

School board candidate Palmer stands by careful planning

It's an exciting time for the Mountain View Whisman School District. School funding is coming back, bond measure construction...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2014
Last comment by 4teachers, 2 hours ago | 2 comments | 331 Views

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Is Shoreline Amphitheater An Attractive Nuisance?

A review of the city’s permitting process may be in order. While censoring event content is not appropriate, each type of...

Original post made by Frank Z on Aug. 23, 2014
There are no comments yet. 22 Views

OTHER ISSUES

First 49er game a test for new downtown parking program

While the new Levi's stadium was nearly filled to capacity for its first 49er game there on Sunday, football fans who used...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2014
Last comment by DC, 4 hours ago | 33 comments | 3945 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Crime brief: man causes hospital disturbance

Police arrested a 48-year-old Folsom man last week after he entered a hospital on Castro Street and allegedly caused a disturbance...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2014
Last comment by Oops, 4 hours ago | 6 comments | 1005 Views

ELECTIONS

Candidates see housing crisis solutions in North Bayshore

If their support for a new residential neighborhood north of Highway 101 is any indication, Mountain View's City Council...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2014
Last comment by sanantonio-phase2-MV, 14 hours ago | 86 comments | 4460 Views

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MV police arrest three burglary suspects

Three people, including two minors, were arrested Wednesday in Mountain View after undercover police officers allegedly found...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2014
Last comment by Tom, 19 hours ago | 9 comments | 877 Views

AROUND TOWN

New gelato shop melds Italian and California sensibilities

From chocolate faucets to kumquat sorbetto, there's something different about Gelataio, Palo Alto's newest gelato shop. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2014
Last comment by randy albin, 22 hours ago | 1 comment | 276 Views

ELECTIONS

Contested race for elementary school district

Up until the last minute, it looked like an uncontested race for the Mountain View Whisman School District. But on Aug. 8...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2014
Last comment by now I see a little, on Aug 22, 2014 at 10:36 am | 21 comments | 1539 Views

AROUND TOWN

City Council candidate forums scheduled

The public will have a number of opportunities to learn about the views of Mountain View's City Council candidates in coming...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2014
Last comment by MVResident67, on Aug 22, 2014 at 10:32 am | 3 comments | 164 Views

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Council race: Mercedes Salem says she'll represent renters

Concern for Mountain View's middle class families struggling to pay increasing rents has inspired Mountain View resident...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2014
Last comment by MVResident67, on Aug 22, 2014 at 8:53 am | 28 comments | 3538 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

High school district kicks off the school year

There've been some big changes over the summer for the Mountain View-Los Altos High School District -- some more visible...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2014
Last comment by Chester F?, on Aug 21, 2014 at 7:05 pm | 3 comments | 896 Views

SPORTS

Martial arts instructor arrested for allegedly trying to kiss a minor

Police have arrested an instructor from a martial arts studio on Middlefield Road in Palo Alto for allegedly attempting to...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2014
Last comment by Jessica, on Aug 21, 2014 at 5:11 pm | 18 comments | 1263 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Leaf blowing at 5:45 AM?!

Live next to Rengstorff Park and woke up at 5:45 AM this morning to a guy walking around in near darkness at Rengstorff Park...

Original post made by James on Aug. 19, 2014
Last comment by PH, on Aug 21, 2014 at 3:54 pm | 1 comment | 70 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mosquito fogging scheduled for tomorrow night

The Santa Clara County Vector Control is scheduled to spray portions of Mountain View and Sunnyvale tomorrow night with a...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2014
Last comment by Cat, on Aug 21, 2014 at 3:35 pm | 19 comments | 3576 Views

SPORTS

Nova Fusion 14A Girls Fastpitch Softball Tryouts this Sun 8/24

Having just completed a successful 14A Summer Season, the Nova Fusion competitive girls softball team is holding Tryouts...

Original post made by LibbyOK on Aug. 21, 2014
There are no comments yet. 31 Views

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Spike in thefts, burglaries across town

Dispersed incidents of car, store and home burglaries hit Mountain View early last week, as suspects broke windows and made...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2014
Last comment by MyOpinion, on Aug 21, 2014 at 10:21 am | 8 comments | 2493 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents shocked at after-school care rate hike

Maria Schexnayder didn't think much of it when the YMCA delayed registration for after-school daycare by a few weeks. When...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2014
Last comment by debbie, on Aug 21, 2014 at 9:59 am | 18 comments | 4942 Views
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Touring the Southern California “Ivies:” Pomona and Cal Tech
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 5 comments | 3,295 views

Couples: Parallel Play or Interactive Play?
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 1,504 views

Just say no
By Jessica T | 6 comments | 1,463 views

Palo Alto quietly gets new evening food truck market
By Elena Kadvany | 0 comments | 964 views

Questions for Council Candidates--Housing
By Steve Levy | 13 comments | 760 views