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City moves ahead with Rengstorff center upgrades

A $17 million face-lift for the community center at Rengstorff Park is moving full-steam ahead, but the project seems to...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2015
Last comment by MV resident, on Jun 19, 2015 at 3:23 pm | 1 comment | 1857 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Last-ditch effort to re-open Whisman school

With only a week to go before the Mountain View Whisman school board decides on whether to open a new school in the district,...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2015
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jun 18, 2015 at 10:38 pm | 121 comments | 6506 Views

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MV won't join suit against Hwy. 85 express lanes

A coalition of South Bay cities is taking the Valley Transportation Authority to court over a controversial plan to expand...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2015
Last comment by Sales Tax, on Jun 18, 2015 at 6:30 pm | 20 comments | 3417 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Steven Nelson's Misbehavior on the MVWSD Board

Here is an article from today's Mercury News with more insight into the difficulties caused by Steven Nelson on the MVWSD...

Original post made by Concerned Citizen on Jun. 18, 2015
There are no comments yet. 323 Views

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Tonight: Council to mull adding two new neighborhoods

In what could essentially create a new Mountain View residential neighborhood, City Council members are poised Tuesday night...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2015
Last comment by Hmm, on Jun 18, 2015 at 11:53 am | 4 comments | 2923 Views

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Public gets to weigh in on Google's self-driving cars

As a new fleet of self-driving cars begins zipping around the streets of Mountain View, the team at Google is trying to gauge...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2015
Last comment by CoolKatie, on Jun 17, 2015 at 9:56 pm | 49 comments | 4293 Views

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Witnesses sought in pedestrian hit-and-run

Police are searching for the driver of a white sedan that struck a pedestrian in downtown Mountain View last week. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2015
Last comment by Back Ontrack, on Jun 17, 2015 at 7:08 pm | 10 comments | 2936 Views

OTHER ISSUES

State high court upholds right of cities to require affordable housing in new developments

The California Supreme Court unanimously ruled in San Francisco on Monday that cities have the right to require developers...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2015
Last comment by Maher, on Jun 17, 2015 at 2:36 pm | 2 comments | 1676 Views

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Injury accident on Moffett Boulevard causes road closure

A motorcyclist was struck and injured in a traffic collision on Moffett Boulevard this morning, triggering a road closure,...

Original post made on May. 28, 2015
Last comment by sister, on Jun 17, 2015 at 6:08 am | 25 comments | 5996 Views

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Agricultural vision grows for Stieper park

The agriculture roots of Mountain View will get a new plot of fertile ground, thanks to a decision by the City Council on...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2015
Last comment by Dori, on Jun 16, 2015 at 3:31 pm | 1 comment | 2190 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board postpones Whisman school decision

Residents urging the Mountain View Whisman School District to open a new school in the Slater and Whisman neighborhood area...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2015
Last comment by Aamir Farooqui, on Jun 15, 2015 at 10:57 pm | 25 comments | 2721 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board member resigns over hostility

Board member Chris Chiang announced Friday night that he will be stepping down from the Mountain View Whisman school board...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2015
Last comment by the_punnisher, on Jun 15, 2015 at 7:36 pm | 117 comments | 13265 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council OKs Rengstorff community center design

After years of delays and scaled-back plans to improve Mountain View's community center at Rengstorff Park, the City Council...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2015
Last comment by Joanne, on Jun 15, 2015 at 7:24 pm | 18 comments | 3106 Views

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Senator Hill Hosts ‘Java with Jerry’ in Mountain View

Join Senator Jerry Hill for coffee talk about state legislative issues from 9 to 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 20, at Clocktower...

Original post made by Office of State Senator Jerry Hill on Jun. 15, 2015
There are no comments yet. 161 Views

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Santa Clara County supervisors approve study on youth psych beds

Santa Clara County has not had an acute-care, inpatient psychiatric unit for youth for more than 20 years, but the Board...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2015
Last comment by Sarah1000, on Jun 14, 2015 at 10:28 pm | 5 comments | 2084 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google closing down blue-collar bastion in North Bayshore

The days are numbered for an eclectic little community of tradesmen, start-ups and a community theater operating out of industrial...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2015
Last comment by Skeptic Who Knows How To Read Between The Lines, on Jun 14, 2015 at 5:52 pm | 5 comments | 15559 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Facility immediately, PACT petition to school board 6/4/11

The Stevenson PACT Foundation chair publicly presented this petition to the MVWSD Board. “Petition for permanent Stevenson...

Original post made by FYI on Jun. 14, 2015
There are no comments yet. 282 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board hesitates over pricey Castro plans

The Mountain View Whisman school board got its first detailed look at ambitious plans to change the face of Castro Elementary,...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2015
Last comment by sc, on Jun 14, 2015 at 2:46 am | 4 comments | 3886 Views

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Mountain View man arrested in undercover sting

A Mountain View man suspected of stealing a package from the porch of a Palo Alto home and then trying to pawn off its contents...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2015
Last comment by @Martin, on Jun 12, 2015 at 4:13 pm | 4 comments | 3498 Views

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Language, and its limits

In staging the classic Lerner and Loewe musical, "My Fair Lady," Broadway By the Bay has made the curious choice of engaging...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2015
Last comment by Brit, on Jun 12, 2015 at 3:40 pm | 2 comments | 1764 Views
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