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OTHER ISSUES

Supervisors vote to fund North County shelter

An East Palo Alto shelter will open its doors to Palo Alto and other northern Santa Clara County homeless people with help...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2014
Last comment by mike f, on Apr 24, 2014 at 3:03 pm | 2 comments | 2869 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Superintendent: Reopening Whisman-Slater school 'a given'

Parents and kids alike came out in big numbers Thursday night to show support for reopening an elementary school in the Whisman...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2014
Last comment by Jessica, on Apr 27, 2014 at 8:31 am | 2 comments | 7269 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Serious impact from climate change unless we act now

The recent reports by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) adds to the preponderance of evidence that climate...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2014
Last comment by Concerned scientist, on Apr 27, 2014 at 1:17 pm | 2 comments | 4302 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Much more than a pet

Thida Cornes, a Mountain View commission member with a rare movement disorder was seeking a service dog to help her young...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2014
Last comment by Thida Cornes, on May 8, 2014 at 12:15 pm | 2 comments | 8147 Views

RESTAURANTS

Momoya please

There's more than one place in Mountain View to get a good plate of sushi. But not all of them can boast eight years of faithful...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2014
Last comment by Momoya customer, on Apr 29, 2014 at 6:31 pm | 2 comments | 314 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Saying goodbye to Teacher Tim

Whether it's building ramps for toy cars, making paper airplanes or dressing up as a clown, "Teacher Tim" has been the creative...

Original post made on May. 2, 2014
Last comment by Sarah Bloem, on May 5, 2014 at 4:34 pm | 2 comments | 5516 Views

AROUND TOWN

LinkedIn has big expansion plans

While City Council members have balked at allowing development in the area until next year, LinkedIn apparently wants to...

Original post made on May. 9, 2014
Last comment by CommonSense, on May 11, 2014 at 4:19 pm | 2 comments | 3192 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Walmart unveils big plans for solar

As President Barack Obama made his way to the Mountain View store this morning, Walmart leaders announced plans to double...

Original post made on May. 9, 2014
Last comment by OR, on May 9, 2014 at 1:03 pm | 2 comments | 3305 Views

AROUND TOWN

Judge accepts Mi Pueblo reorganization plan

Mi Pueblo supermarkets received a thumbs-up from a federal bankruptcy judge on Wednesday, May 14, after he affirmed the company's...

Original post made on May. 19, 2014
Last comment by Maher, on May 19, 2014 at 2:49 pm | 2 comments | 2937 Views

AROUND TOWN

A smaller carbon footprint? There's an app for that

It might be hard to wrap your head around, but a Bay Area company is aiming to turn your home into a "virtual powerplant"...

Original post made on May. 23, 2014
Last comment by Martin Omander, on May 23, 2014 at 5:02 pm | 2 comments | 3769 Views

ELECTIONS

Group shifts referendum effort San Antonio center

Community organizers say they will gather signatures for a referendum to stop Merlone Geier's redevelopment of San Antonio...

Original post made on May. 27, 2014
Last comment by Hans Wolters, on May 30, 2014 at 12:34 pm | 2 comments | 2843 Views

AROUND TOWN

County: 89 DUI arrests over holiday weekend

Santa Clara County law enforcement agencies arrested 89 people for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs over the...

Original post made on May. 28, 2014
Last comment by hmm, on May 28, 2014 at 3:49 pm | 2 comments | 2851 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Alta Vista teens net $25K in scholarships

Students may enter Alta Vista High School as at-risk youth in danger of dropping out, but that doesn't mean they'll leave...

Original post made on May. 28, 2014
Last comment by Teri Jara, on May 28, 2014 at 3:56 pm | 2 comments | 3611 Views

ELECTIONS

State Assembly District 24: For whom to vote?

Fellow Mountain View residents, One of the offices we are voting for during the June 3rd Primary Election is for the...

Original post made by Greg Coladonato on May. 28, 2014
Last comment by MV Mama, on May 29, 2014 at 8:56 pm | 2 comments | 737 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Open space bond measure too close to call

Measure AA -- a $300 million bond measure for the Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District -- was favored by voters Tuesday,...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2014
Last comment by It was across mutiple counties, on Jun 4, 2014 at 3:05 pm | 2 comments | 2068 Views

ELECTIONS

Smith wins county sheriff's race, Sylva secures judgeship

Sheriff Laurie Smith was re-elected and Julianne Sylva secured the county judgeship in a low-turnout primary election in...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2014
Last comment by Sparty, on Jun 5, 2014 at 2:40 pm | 2 comments | 1914 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council member shares vision for North Bayshore

Recently John King of the San Francisco Chronicle published an article entitled "Mountain View stuck in past when it comes...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2014
Last comment by Konrad M. Sosnow, on Jun 6, 2014 at 3:16 pm | 2 comments | 596 Views

AROUND TOWN

Heartfelt send-off for retiring priest

At a potluck dinner with over 200 adoring parishioners, Father Bob Moran celebrated 50 years as an ordained Catholic priest...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2014
Last comment by Mary Munden, on Jun 21, 2014 at 7:41 am | 2 comments | 5585 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Chief building official Anthony Ghiossi dies at 49

Mountain View city employees are mourning the loss of the city's chief building official, Anthony Ghiossi, who died June...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2014
Last comment by Ken Alsman, on Jun 21, 2014 at 5:18 pm | 2 comments | 5721 Views

AROUND TOWN

Heartfelt send-off for retiring priest

At a potluck dinner with over 200 adoring parishioners, Father Bob Moran celebrated 50 years as an ordained Catholic priest...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2014
Last comment by SJMV Parishoner, on Jun 23, 2014 at 3:40 pm | 2 comments | 3146 Views
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