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AROUND TOWN

Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian to hold 'sidewalk office hours'

Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian announced Wednesday that he will hold "sidewalk office hours" at farmers markets...

Original post made on May. 7, 2015
Last comment by NW Resident, on May 8, 2015 at 9:30 am | 2 comments | 1227 Views

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Domestic violence incident leads to 2 arrests

Police made two arrests following an alleged domestic violence incident where a husband and wife both claimed to officers...

Original post made on May. 11, 2015
Last comment by NW Resident, on May 11, 2015 at 5:08 pm | 2 comments | 1906 Views

BOOKS

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 | 1705 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Want a cash prize? Create an app for that

Mountain View officials launched a contest this week to come up with ideas for a smartphone app to improve the town, with...

Original post made on May. 14, 2015
Last comment by Shonda Ranson, on May 16, 2015 at 3:22 pm | 2 comments | 1263 Views

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Flags needed for ped crossing Grant @ Cuesta park

There is a cross walk on Grant road that leads from Cuesta Park to Sleeper Ave that is a fatality waiting to happen. What...

Original post made by Don\'t Want to be killed by a car on May. 15, 2015
Last comment by Chris Hildebrand, on May 16, 2015 at 9:53 am | 2 comments | 129 Views

OTHER ISSUES

New MVLA superintendent promises to play 'big role' in community

Healdsburg Superintendent Jeff Harding will take over as superintendent of the Mountain View-Los Altos Union High School...

Original post made on May. 18, 2015
Last comment by Sarah1000, on May 21, 2015 at 2:48 pm | 2 comments | 1237 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District names new Landels principal

Stephen Chesley, a long-time administrator at Graham Middle School, has been selected to take up the torch as principal of...

Original post made on May. 22, 2015
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on May 25, 2015 at 2:33 pm | 2 comments | 1496 Views

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Google to roll out new self-driving cars in MV

The sight of Google's self-driving cars navigating the road is nothing new for Mountain View residents, but national tech...

Original post made on May. 23, 2015
Last comment by Fast, on May 23, 2015 at 4:15 pm | 2 comments | 432 Views

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What's troubling local teens?

A panel of teens from Mountain View and neighboring cities gathered at the Community Health Awareness Council headquarters...

Original post made on May. 26, 2015
Last comment by Rachel Solomin, on May 26, 2015 at 7:27 pm | 2 comments | 3041 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

High school district to revise homework policy

Students feeling swamped with homework may be able to breathe a sigh of relief. The Mountain View-Los Altos Union High School...

Original post made on May. 29, 2015
Last comment by Cfrink, 6 hours ago | 2 comments | 790 Views

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Stanford University lab received live anthrax shipment

Stanford University officials assured the public Thursday, May 28, that a vial potentially carrying live anthrax that was...

Original post made on May. 29, 2015
Last comment by Boo!, 12 hours ago | 2 comments | 491 Views

ELECTIONS

COMING UP: League hosts election forums

To help voters prepare for the November election, the local chapter of the League of Women Voters is holding a number of...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2008
Last comment by GSB, on Sep 20, 2008 at 7:52 am | 1 comment | 3249 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Boundary options whittled down

A committee formed by the Los Altos School District to analyze various scenarios for boundary changes made some headway Tuesday...

Original post made on May. 31, 2007
Last comment by Amanda, on May 31, 2007 at 8:52 pm | 1 comment | 5363 Views

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Mountain View woman killed in freeway incident Tuesday

A Mountain View woman whose vehicle was struck by debris from a jackknifed big-rig Tuesday afternoon on U.S. 101 in Redwood...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2007
Last comment by Nick simpson, on Jun 2, 2007 at 1:38 am | 1 comment | 4995 Views

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Guest opinion: No magic tricks to pay for farm property

I have read with great interest the additional coverage and discussions regarding my clients' property on Grant Road. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2007
Last comment by cindy, on Jun 5, 2007 at 1:39 pm | 1 comment | 5131 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Turning off gang infatuation: Intervention starts in middle school with special counselors

<I>Editor's Note: The colors and paraphernalia of local gangs are showing up more frequently in local middle schools, a phenomenon...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2007
Last comment by John, on Jun 7, 2007 at 5:49 pm | 1 comment | 5179 Views

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Voices Around Town

This week's Voices Around Town question is, "Do you feel you have a good balance between work life and home life?" Of...

Original post made by Don Frances on Jun. 12, 2007
Last comment by GSB, on Jun 12, 2007 at 1:23 pm | 1 comment | 4359 Views

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Stop development before it's too late

The news of City Hall giving the ax to the farm on Grant Road is extremely disappointing and upsetting to me. I am still...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2007
Last comment by Daniel Mart, on Jun 15, 2007 at 10:40 am | 1 comment | 4186 Views

OTHER ISSUES

One hurt, several displaced in Church St. fire

The Red Cross has provided lodging for seven people, including an infant, after a two-alarm fire destroyed part of a Church...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2007
Last comment by Geoffrey Ziman, on Jun 15, 2007 at 1:41 pm | 1 comment | 4799 Views

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Stanford foothills scorched

A blackened Stanford Dish hiking trail was closed Tuesday following a blaze that consumed 128 acres of the foothills between...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2007
Last comment by Olaf, on Jul 2, 2007 at 7:45 pm | 1 comment | 4035 Views
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