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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Enrollment jumps at MV Whisman

Enrollment is up substantially this fall at local elementary and middle schools. Officials speculate that the marked -- and...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by MV Mom, on Sep 29, 2010 at 3:22 pm | 14 comments | 2347 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Abe-Koga campaign gets $8,000-boost from labor

The final campaign finance disclosure reports are in, and local unions have independently spent $8,000 on mailers in support...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2010
Last comment by Disgusted, on Nov 4, 2010 at 12:39 pm | 14 comments | 2194 Views

AROUND TOWN

City Manager Kevin Duggan to retire

After 21 years as Mountain View's well-respected city manager, Kevin Duggan has announced that he will be retiring next year....

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2010
Last comment by homegirl, on Dec 11, 2010 at 10:36 pm | 14 comments | 3508 Views

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New city manager? Just clone Duggan, staff says

In a lively meeting Tuesday afternoon, some of the city's 650 employees told the City Council that what they would like in...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2011
Last comment by taxpayer, on Feb 25, 2011 at 4:11 pm | 14 comments | 1548 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Police use stun gun on man

Local police used an electronic "stun gun" to subdue a local man who refused to cooperate with an officer early Saturday...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2011
Last comment by Mr. Rogers, on Apr 7, 2011 at 2:23 pm | 14 comments | 1780 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Legal battle brewing at strip mall

A number of Mountain View businesses in a strip mall near the Sunnyvale border may soon enter into litigation with the shopping...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2011
Last comment by George, on Apr 25, 2011 at 5:18 pm | 14 comments | 1923 Views

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Police arrest flasher on attempted rape charge

Police arrested a man who chased after a woman while exposing himself and touching himself Sunday evening on Crisanto Avenue. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2011
Last comment by Frank, on Apr 27, 2011 at 11:27 pm | 14 comments | 1778 Views

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Hospital workers protest proposed cuts

About 35 members of the Service Employers International Union-United Healthcare Workers gathered on Grant Road out in front...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2011
Last comment by JPlatt, on Jul 2, 2011 at 7:02 pm | 14 comments | 1394 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Adult book store robbed at gunpoint

Two men carrying guns held up the adult video and book store on West El Camino Real shortly before 11:20 p.m. on July 2,...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2011
Last comment by Sandy, on Jul 12, 2011 at 4:36 pm | 14 comments | 1879 Views

OTHER ISSUES

House committee kills Hangar One funding

Hopes for federal money to save Moffett Field's historic Hangar One were dashed on Tuesday when it was announced that the...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2011
Last comment by Bobby, on Jul 20, 2011 at 10:24 pm | 14 comments | 1795 Views

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A respite for the poor makes way for offices

The Pacific Euro Hotel is not the sort of place most people would want to stay. The smell of cigarette smoke permeates the...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2011
Last comment by Old Ben, on Aug 22, 2011 at 12:12 pm | 14 comments | 1516 Views

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Police still hope to charge killer in drug deal

It's been almost four years since the case against three suspects fell apart in the shooting death of 20-year-old Mountain...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Sep 15, 2011 at 11:26 am | 14 comments | 1298 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Sexual assault in Whisman Park

Local law enforcement officials are asking for the community's help in tracking down two men accused of sexually assaulting...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2011
Last comment by Steve, on Oct 28, 2011 at 9:57 pm | 14 comments | 1321 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Whisman near decision on boundary change

The superintendent of the Mountain View Whisman School District is confident that the community approves of his district's...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2011
Last comment by children aren't test scores, on Jul 30, 2012 at 9:43 am | 14 comments | 1644 Views

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Burglar breaks into garage while family sleeps

Some costume jewelry was taken out of the garage of a home in the 2300 block of Jane Lane during a burglary, which police...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2011
Last comment by mtnview, on Dec 23, 2011 at 4:03 pm | 14 comments | 1392 Views

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Police ID man who died in car crash

Family and friends of Brian Drocco say that the Mountain View resident is the man who died in a fiery car crash in the early...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2012
Last comment by E, on Feb 29, 2012 at 11:39 pm | 14 comments | 2391 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mediation begins for Bullis, LASD

Officials and lawyers representing Bullis Charter School and the Los Altos School District began talks Tuesday in an attempt...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2012
Last comment by MV Native, on Mar 12, 2012 at 3:51 pm | 14 comments | 1274 Views

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April crackdown on distracted driving

Law enforcement all over the state will be on high alert this month, looking for drivers using their cell phones to text...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2012
Last comment by Wilma, on Apr 10, 2012 at 9:34 am | 14 comments | 1249 Views

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Voice rescinds judgeship endorsement

After learning that San Jose attorney Steven Pogue contributed $500 to the 2008 Proposition 8 campaign to ban gay marriage,...

Original post made on May. 27, 2012
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on May 29, 2012 at 4:22 pm | 14 comments | 1735 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City budget deficit shrinks to $750,000

Unexpected savings in health care costs helped reduce the city's budget deficit from a projected $1.1 million down to $750,000....

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2012
Last comment by Garrett, on Jun 9, 2012 at 1:46 pm | 14 comments | 1561 Views
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