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SCHOOLS & KIDS

District makes the call on boundary change

After considering nearly 50 different proposed scenarios for boundary changes in the Los Altos School District, board members...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2007
Last comment by Wavemama, on Sep 7, 2007 at 10:13 am | 6 comments | 4366 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Waitin' for a train

<B>EVERYONE LOVES</I></B> Caltrain, or wants to love it. Which is why we'd all like to see it straighten out some of it services....

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2007
Last comment by Andrew, on Jul 11, 2007 at 4:55 pm | 6 comments | 5404 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Boundary change's possible fallout

With the decision for Los Altos School District boundary changes now final, the district's hired demographer, Jeanne Gobalet,...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2007
Last comment by Amanda, on Jul 23, 2007 at 8:38 am | 6 comments | 5115 Views

AROUND TOWN

Home Depot story a goof

A series of misleading reports in several news outlets boil down to one big correction: Mountain View has never received,...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2007
Last comment by Lucius Gore, on Jul 26, 2007 at 10:45 am | 6 comments | 3564 Views

AROUND TOWN

Thursday Nite Live

Did anyone check out Thursday Nite live last night on Castro Stree? It was nice not having to worry about cars, walking...

Original post made by GSB on Jul. 13, 2007
Last comment by Bernie Brightman, on Jul 21, 2007 at 9:52 am | 6 comments | 3686 Views

AROUND TOWN

El Camino enjoys record profits

El Camino Hospital saw its best fiscal performance in decades this year, chalking up a profit, or what it calls "net operating...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2007
Last comment by Dom, on Sep 28, 2007 at 9:28 pm | 6 comments | 3640 Views

OTHER ISSUES

The challenge of Chekhov

Anton Chekhov is one of Russia's most human and accessible writers. Nonetheless, "Three Sisters," which debuted Saturday...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2007
Last comment by Chekhov enthusiast, on Sep 22, 2007 at 9:29 am | 6 comments | 3857 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Plutocracy and the Santa Clara Board of Education

On November 26, the Santa Clara County Board of Education allowed the Bullis Charter School (BCS) to amend its enrollment...

Original post made by Serge Bonte on Dec. 7, 2007
Last comment by Parent, on Jan 9, 2008 at 8:45 am | 6 comments | 4081 Views

AROUND TOWN

Nob Hill Shopping Center

Now that the Nob Hill Shopping Center has been undergoing a major makeover, does anyone have any idea what stores are going...

Original post made by frequent shopper on Mar. 7, 2008
Last comment by Ago, on Apr 1, 2008 at 5:35 am | 6 comments | 3226 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local districts ignore home school ruling

Urged on by the state's top education official, local schools are continuing to support families who teach their children...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2008
Last comment by Jon T, on Aug 26, 2008 at 11:55 am | 6 comments | 3051 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hetch Hetchy housing standoff

Next Tuesday the City Council will finally decide on a development that has been the source of contentious debate over the...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2008
Last comment by Lisa Burns, on Apr 19, 2008 at 6:45 pm | 6 comments | 2721 Views

AROUND TOWN

Suicide stuns engineering community

Frank Bauregger had a Ph.D. from Stanford, owned a Ford Mustang that could cover the quarter mile in 11 seconds, and was...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2008
Last comment by Kenneth Richardson, on May 15, 2013 at 7:23 pm | 6 comments | 2846 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A Vick dog goes on to share the love

One year ago, Leo was destined for the cruel life of a fighting dog under soon-to-be-disgraced Falcons quarterback Michael...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2008
Last comment by Huh?, on Feb 19, 2011 at 10:32 am | 6 comments | 2951 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Slow train for bicyclists

Is there any doubt as to the effectiveness of high gas prices when it comes to luring commuters to public transportation?...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2008
Last comment by SheCyclist, on Jun 27, 2008 at 10:38 pm | 6 comments | 2613 Views

AROUND TOWN

Parking for Art & Wine festival dismal

Just got back from trying to get to your art and wine festival. The streets around downtown were so clogged up with cars...

Original post made by PA Resident on Sep. 7, 2008
Last comment by whatever, on Sep 9, 2008 at 3:04 pm | 6 comments | 2258 Views

MOVIES

Mountain View High student wins Google open source contest

As the winners of Google's open source contest, 10 high school students and their parents were flown to the company's Mountain...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2008
Last comment by Dave, on Sep 9, 2008 at 9:27 pm | 6 comments | 6549 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Think locally, vote nationally

Last weekend at the Art & Wine Festival, while most people were enjoying themselves, two men were seen to get into a screaming...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2008
Last comment by Al Bundy, on Sep 13, 2008 at 5:08 pm | 6 comments | 2313 Views

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Nine candidates, four open seats in council race

On Nov. 4, Mountain View voters will decide who among nine candidates will take four open seats on the seven-member City...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2008
Last comment by Smart Growther, on Oct 15, 2008 at 7:29 pm | 6 comments | 2313 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Possible housing deal for cops and firefighters

In order to better respond to emergencies and deepen connections with the community, the city may soon be using a homebuyer...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2008
Last comment by workingman, on Nov 5, 2008 at 8:23 am | 6 comments | 2371 Views

ELECTIONS

By a clear margin: Macias, Means, Kasperzak and Inks

City staff will take orders from some familiar faces in January after the four open seats in the City Council race were taken...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2008
Last comment by James P., on Nov 10, 2008 at 10:22 pm | 6 comments | 2771 Views
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