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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 | 1390 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 | 1463 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 | 1798 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1466 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 | 2984 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 | 1390 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1348 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1875 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 | 1654 Views

AROUND TOWN

City opens new $9 million trail link

After the ceremonial ribbon was cut, a crowd swarmed onto the new Permanente Creek Trail extension Tuesday, including a new...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2012
Last comment by salty, on Jun 16, 2012 at 12:15 am | 14 comments | 2059 Views

AROUND TOWN

Memorial service planned for victim in fatal accident

A memorial service for the woman who died after crashing into a tree on the side of Highway 85 in Mountain View is set for...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2012
Last comment by DG, on Jul 2, 2012 at 11:13 am | 14 comments | 2354 Views

AROUND TOWN

A piece of history

The last piece of Hangar One's exterior came off Thursday, wrapping up an environmental cleanup that took just over a year. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2012
Last comment by Todd L., on Jul 28, 2012 at 8:40 am | 14 comments | 2012 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bar owner battles with new landlord

A battle continues to ferment in a strip mall between a bar owner, a neighboring acupuncturist and their preschool-owning...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2012
Last comment by Oh Boy, on Aug 26, 2012 at 12:13 pm | 14 comments | 1683 Views

AROUND TOWN

Arrest in decades-old murder case

After 28 years, justice may finally be levied against the killer of Saba Girmai, a Santa Clara County woman who was found...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2013
Last comment by Monalisa Garcia, on Aug 16, 2013 at 2:39 pm | 14 comments | 2930 Views

AROUND TOWN

Quick-stop tamale shop

Roberto Luna affectionately calls the convenience store he manages on California Street and Mariposa Avenue "the little store."...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2013
Last comment by Ramon, on Apr 15, 2013 at 7:30 am | 14 comments | 2656 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Big office project proposed for North Whisman

Well, that didn't take long. The City Council adopted a new general plan last year anticipating 1.1 million square feet of...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2013
Last comment by DC, on Feb 18, 2013 at 8:52 pm | 14 comments | 2875 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Calmer heads prevail in aftermath of sex discussion

Taking care not to offend the offended or overstep California's strong protections for student journalists, teachers and...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Mar 8, 2013 at 9:04 am | 14 comments | 12383 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Every 15 Minutes'

A group of about 30 students, teachers and emergency responsers worked together to organize "Every 15 Minutes" at Mountain...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Apr 30, 2013 at 4:02 pm | 14 comments | 2242 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teaching for the future

The head of the local elementary and middle school district said he believes local educators should be ready to say yes to...

Original post made on May. 29, 2013
Last comment by James, on May 30, 2013 at 11:11 pm | 14 comments | 2201 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hangar One, Moffett airfield officially up for grabs

The possibility of Moffett Federal Airfield becoming an airport for private business jets is now a real option after a "request...

Original post made on May. 30, 2013
Last comment by Jeff, on May 31, 2013 at 4:40 pm | 14 comments | 7583 Views
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