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Study: the downside of too much homework

A survey of more than 4,000 students from ten high-performing high schools showed that excessive homework produces unhealthy...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2015
There are no comments yet. 4811 Views


NASA celebrates "The Martian" release

Plenty of movies have chronicled space exploration, but never before has a film generated quite so much excitement at NASA...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2015
Last comment by Ken, on Oct 2, 2015 at 4:46 pm | 1 comment | 1700 Views


Cities challenge VTA on transportation funding

With the regional push for a transportation tax measure cruising toward November 2016, Palo Alto, Mountain View and other...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2015
Last comment by Scott, on Aug 18, 2015 at 11:12 pm | 7 comments | 2375 Views


Crittenden to hold special education fair

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2015
There are no comments yet. 1293 Views


Schools win Google tech education grants

Two of Google's 25 winners for this year's Home, Sweet Home initiative are Castro and Theuerkauf schools. The grant allows...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2015
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Days numbered for city's small RV park

Dozens of residents living in a North Whisman RV park fear that they could be forced out of Mountain View now that the property...

Original post made on May. 21, 2015
Last comment by @Left in the Middle, on Jun 1, 2015 at 12:25 pm | 19 comments | 4875 Views


Books: The horrifying, and wonderful, complexities of parenthood

Chara Burnett and Helen Waters are close friends, professionals, Palo Alto mothers and authors of the new book, "If Only...

Original post made on May. 13, 2015
Last comment by Uh-Huh, on May 13, 2015 at 5:10 pm | 2 comments | 2181 Views


The gay heart of San Francisco

With "The Days of Anna Madrigal," the ninth book in his "Tales of the City" series, beloved San Francisco writer Armistead...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2015
Last comment by Native 1955, on Jan 28, 2015 at 3:13 pm | 2 comments | 2494 Views


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<3 , on Dec 22, 2014 at 2:18 pm | 3 comments | 3542 Views


MV activists celebrate Obama's immigration reforms

Residents gathered in Mountain View' Civic Center plaza Friday afternoon to celebrate President Barack Obama's executive...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2014
Last comment by , on Nov 21, 2014 at 9:22 pm | 1 comment | 3188 Views


Crime brief: Man arrested after fleeing police

A man was arrested in downtown Mountain View after he allegedly fled police on foot Friday night. Police say the man appeared...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2014
Last comment by Sparty, on Nov 18, 2014 at 5:46 pm | 2 comments | 2382 Views


Local author finds sci-fi success with Martian thriller

It's hard to believe that Andy Weir doesn't work for NASA: computer simulations, mathematical calculations and chemical studies...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2014
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Mar 12, 2014 at 11:44 pm | 1 comment | 4621 Views


County libraries tout improved e-book experience

The Santa Clara County Library District is encouraging readers to delve into more than 46,000 free e-books being made available...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2014
Last comment by Jay Park, on Feb 26, 2014 at 8:50 pm | 5 comments | 4289 Views


'Poor schools endanger U.S. prosperity'

Though academic achievement of U.S. students is improving, it still ranks poorly compared to other developed countries and...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2013
Last comment by Jaime, on Oct 18, 2013 at 4:49 pm | 10 comments | 9949 Views


Local students and grads drowning in debt

With student debt exceeding national credit-card debt &#151; crossing the $1 trillion point last year &#151; and college...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2013
Last comment by Jeff, on Sep 28, 2013 at 8:16 am | 15 comments | 9845 Views


injury list By Trey Scott

Chest virus puts Chiefs receiver Dwayne Bowe on non-football injury&#160;list By Trey Scott Dwayne Bowe has 39 receiving...

Original post made by aklcarl on Aug. 7, 2013
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High speed chase ends in arrests

A high-speed chase through Mountain View turned into a manhunt Thursday night, after the car police were pursuing collided...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2013
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Jun 17, 2013 at 1:04 pm | 13 comments | 2442 Views


May the Fourth be with you at MV library

Star Wars fans will have plenty to celebrate about on Saturday, May 4. The Mountain View Public Library will be hosting...

Original post made on May. 3, 2013
Last comment by The Horn of Gondor, on May 3, 2013 at 3:30 pm | 3 comments | 2001 Views


Scuffle in Safeway parking lot

A shoving match in a Safeway parking lot ended not with a bang, but with murmured threats of mutual prosecution on Saturday,...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2013
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Apr 15, 2013 at 8:41 pm | 20 comments | 3822 Views


New book sheds light on city's earliest buildings

A new book by Mountain View historian Nick Perry gives a sense of place to the city's history, including an area that was...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2012
Last comment by GC, on Oct 28, 2012 at 10:15 pm | 2 comments | 3253 Views
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Rumble Fish, now serving sushi in Mountain View
By Elena Kadvany | 5 comments | 2,634 views

Peace Through Hummus
By Laura Stec | 15 comments | 2,035 views

Highly Educated Women Moving to Silicon Valley/Bay Area
By Chandrama Anderson | 2 comments | 1,684 views

Get Your Zen On
By Caroline Fleck | 3 comments | 549 views

New York College Tours - Part One
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 0 comments | 63 views