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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Hammering out a brighter future

Students at Alta Vista High School gathered around two thick, wooden frames during lunch last week to watch a craftsmanship...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2016
Last comment by ivg, on Apr 13, 2016 at 10:26 pm | 2 comments | 2083 Views

AROUND TOWN

New No Parking Signs on Latham Street

Curiously enough, two new "No Parking for Vehicles over 6' tall" signs were erected on Latham street last week. It's obvious...

Original post made by Kate Ferguson on Apr. 13, 2016
Last comment by Just guessing, on Apr 13, 2016 at 6:27 pm | 1 comment | 208 Views

ELECTIONS

Candidates vie for chance to represent District 24

The eight candidates for California Assembly District 24 come from different cities, professions and philosophical positions,...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2016
Last comment by John, on Apr 13, 2016 at 8:42 am | 4 comments | 3112 Views

ELECTIONS

Rent control measure aims for November ballot

Disappointed by the City Council's unwillingness to take stronger action, advocates for Mountain View's large tenant population...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2016
Last comment by Free Market, on Apr 12, 2016 at 8:03 am | 42 comments | 2133 Views

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Today: City hosts North Bayshore study meeting

On Monday, city planning officials are hosting their first community scoping meeting for an environmental-impact report on...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2016
Last comment by MV Resident, on Apr 12, 2016 at 12:33 am | 3 comments | 1080 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Ames scientists working to get Kepler spacecraft back on track

The Kepler spacecraft, NASA Ames' hugely successful planet-finder, experienced a minor catastrophe last week when engineers...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2016
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on Apr 11, 2016 at 8:37 pm | 1 comment | 1105 Views

ELECTIONS

VTA considers complete bus route overhaul

In an effort to increase bus ridership and prepare for an onslaught of commuters from new BART stations in Milpitas and San...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2016
Last comment by AC, on Apr 11, 2016 at 6:21 pm | 14 comments | 3461 Views

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Cornes joins race for City Council

Thida Cornes has moved on from playgrounds and is taking a hard look at Mountain View as a whole. The former Parks and Recreation...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2016
Last comment by reader, on Apr 11, 2016 at 5:22 pm | 17 comments | 3663 Views

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NASA Ames sends unusual payload to astronauts

Cracking open a delivery of resupply cargo on Sunday, the astronauts orbiting Earth at the International Space Station discovered...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2016
Last comment by Cosmonaut, on Apr 11, 2016 at 4:12 pm | 2 comments | 1454 Views

ELECTIONS

Editorial: Squandered opportunity is the community's loss

What will it take for Mountain View's elected officials to fully acknowledge the severity of the crisis that's driving average-...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2016
Last comment by Gary, on Apr 10, 2016 at 10:03 pm | 7 comments | 623 Views

OTHER ISSUES

During Orthodontic treatment…is Fluoride Friend or Foe?

Poor Brushing during Orthodontic treatmentThere are many ways you protect your teeth during your treatment with Dr. Oles...

Original post made by OlesDrobocky on Jul. 12, 2012
Last comment by Plane Speaker, on Apr 10, 2016 at 9:03 pm | 3 comments | 4051 Views

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Game-day parking rules to continue downtown

Fears that 49ers' games at the new Levi's Stadium would create a Mountain View parking nightmare turned out to be little...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2015
Last comment by DC, on Apr 10, 2016 at 6:00 pm | 16 comments | 3405 Views

ELECTIONS

City Council hits impasse in rental resolution

The Mountain View City Council's preferred plan to ameliorate the city's rental crisis was delivered a setback after failing...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2016
Last comment by Gary, on Apr 9, 2016 at 11:14 am | 4 comments | 1445 Views

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Mobile home residents brace for battle

For the hundreds of people living at the Santiago Villa mobile home park, the proverbial straw that broke the camel's back...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2016
Last comment by Backstabbing politicians, on Apr 9, 2016 at 9:02 am | 12 comments | 4796 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Drones prohibited over Super Bowl airspace

With the long-awaited Super Bowl 50 fast approaching, the Federal Aviation Administration is reminding Bay Area residents...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2016
Last comment by dewas, on Apr 9, 2016 at 5:46 am | 9 comments | 1764 Views

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Run for Zimbabwe, fix the plumbing

This year, it's all about the plumbing. The annual Run for Zimbabwe Orphans, an exuberant fundraiser that combines cross-country...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2016
Last comment by dewas, on Apr 9, 2016 at 5:46 am | 7 comments | 2130 Views

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Giants-A's exhibition game to boost traffic, transit use

Baseball is about to return to the Bay Area. Even before opening day on Monday, the San Francisco Giants and Oakland A's...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2016
Last comment by dewas, on Apr 9, 2016 at 5:43 am | 3 comments | 1192 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Tenant advocates submit rent-control measure

Disappointed by the City Council's unwillingness to take stronger action, advocates for Mountain View's large tenant population...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2016
Last comment by Common sense, on Apr 8, 2016 at 4:05 pm | 6 comments | 2009 Views

ELECTIONS

Tonight: Second developer pitches San Antonio shopping center plans

Completion remains about a year away for Merlone Geier's ambitious transformation of a section of the San Antonio shopping...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2016
Last comment by DavidR, on Apr 8, 2016 at 2:06 am | 24 comments | 3121 Views

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Four-car crash sends four people to hospital

Four people were taken to the hospital this morning after a collision involving four vehicles in Mountain View, police said. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2016
Last comment by Arvis, on Apr 8, 2016 at 12:24 am | 7 comments | 2888 Views
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Terún to open second Cal Ave restaurant
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