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SPORTS

What's all this racket about pickleball?

The game known as pickleball is getting lots attention in Mountain View lately, both from swelling numbers of new players...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2016
Last comment by admins, on Feb 11, 2017 at 10:39 pm | 5 comments | 2853 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Playing to learn

Behavior referrals are down and kids are more focused in class, thanks to a new program that brings greater structure to...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2012
Last comment by admins, on Feb 11, 2017 at 10:37 pm | 6 comments | 7832 Views

AROUND TOWN

Robbed blind

In his book "Leviathan," English philosopher Thomas Hobbes infamously described a human life in the anarchic state of nature...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1941 Views

ELECTIONS

Measure A passes with a slim victory

Santa Clara County officials announced Monday that Measure A, the $950 million affordable housing bond designed to help house...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2016
Last comment by admins, on Feb 11, 2017 at 10:11 pm | 5 comments | 2443 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Weak links' in city's affordable housing program

Subsidized affordable housing might not be quite the panacea for the Bay Area's housing crunch that some of its supporters...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man, on Feb 11, 2017 at 8:08 pm | 6 comments | 2067 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Sunday: Jewish group holds rally to welcome refugees

On Sunday, members of the local Jewish community are holding a rally in Mountain View to protest against recent U.S. actions...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2017
Last comment by Jared Martin, on Feb 11, 2017 at 4:41 pm | 6 comments | 3141 Views

AROUND TOWN

Making local schools into safe havens

The Mountain View Whisman School District has joined a growing contingent of districts throughout Santa Clara County that...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2017
Last comment by Hope, on Feb 11, 2017 at 8:49 am | 28 comments | 3494 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police lawsuit claims department quotas

A lawsuit filed by a fired Mountain View police officer alleges that department officials embraced statistics-based law enforcement,...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2017
Last comment by We the people , on Feb 10, 2017 at 9:10 pm | 23 comments | 4443 Views

ELECTIONS

Measure V Injunction Hearings

Motion filed by CAA yesterday, interesting that other parties aside from City are involved in defense. From my perspective,...

Original post made by The Truth on Feb. 3, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man, on Feb 10, 2017 at 2:51 pm | 6 comments | 424 Views

AROUND TOWN

Afghan interpreter finally on safe ground

The four-year journey of Qismat Amin to reach U.S. soil finally ended on the morning of Wednesday, Feb. 8, after Department...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2017
Last comment by @stop it, on Feb 9, 2017 at 4:13 pm | 6 comments | 1370 Views

ELECTIONS

Be cautious when using space heaters, says PG&E

Heating equipment is the second leading cause of home fires in the U.S., and almost half of these fires occur between December...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1637 Views

OTHER ISSUES

’Homecoming: A Comedy Show’

Laughter is the best medicine. Teresa Lee will host a night of stand-up comedy from comics who are returning to their local...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2017
There are no comments yet. 988 Views

MOVIES

Today: 'Being a Teen in the Valley' panel

Local teenagers will share what it's like to grow up in Silicon Valley at a panel discussion this Wednesday, Jan. 4, hosted...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2226 Views

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Parcel tax heads to voters

The Mountain View Whisman School District is seeking to pass a $191 parcel this spring, designed to hold education funding...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2017
Last comment by ST parent, on Feb 8, 2017 at 11:50 pm | 24 comments | 3110 Views

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Appeals court to hear Trump administration's bid to reinstate travel ban

A federal appeals court in San Francisco will hear arguments at 3 p.m. Tuesday on whether to reinstate a ban ordered by President...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2017
Last comment by Love fest, on Feb 8, 2017 at 11:35 pm | 7 comments | 1332 Views

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VTA looking for feedback from commuters on Highway 280 corridor

Frequent commuters on Interstate Highway 280 from Palo Alto to San Jose can provide feedback on how to improve conditions...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2016
Last comment by AntonyNiPTD, on Feb 8, 2017 at 6:34 pm | 5 comments | 1173 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Councilman hosts presentation on aircraft noise

Mountain View will be hosting a public presentation on Monday, Jan 30, on the recent increase in aircraft noise over Midpeninsula...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2017
Last comment by Ella, on Feb 7, 2017 at 8:28 pm | 25 comments | 3979 Views

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City lays out battle plan for D.C. trip

A delegation of Mountain View City Council members will trek out to the nation's capital for a few days in March for the...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2017
Last comment by Love, on Feb 7, 2017 at 6:34 pm | 3 comments | 3578 Views

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Water district begins work on McKelvey flood basin

It seemed fitting that the Jan. 20 groundbreaking ceremony for three major flood protection projects in the North County...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2017
Last comment by Safety zone, on Feb 7, 2017 at 2:56 pm | 10 comments | 3052 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Crittenden instructional assistant dies

Mountain View Whisman School District officials said that longtime staff member Diane Hernandez died unexpectedly Wednesday...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2017
Last comment by member, on Feb 7, 2017 at 2:33 pm | 3 comments | 3128 Views
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2017 guide to summer camps

Looking for something for the kids to do this summer, learn something new and have fun? The 2017 Summer Camp Guide features local camps for all ages and interests.

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