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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Back to school: more students, more choices

Mountain View elementary and middle schools are taking on more students this year and adding to their course offerings, and...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2011
Last comment by Seriously?, on Aug 26, 2011 at 10:38 pm | 7 comments | 1402 Views

AROUND TOWN

For some, a 1965 fire still burns

Retired Mountain View firefighters and their families are still feeling the effects of the massive blaze at the Jasco chemical...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2011
Last comment by JJ, on Aug 26, 2011 at 8:37 pm | 3 comments | 1307 Views

AROUND TOWN

VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Affordable Housing

Do you think Mountain View needs more affordable housing? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=4653...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on Aug 26, 2011 at 3:52 pm | 1 comment | 1178 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Steve Jobs resigns as CEO of Apple

Apple CEO Steve Jobs on Wednesday submitted his resignation to the company's board, saying he could no longer meet his "duties...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2011
Last comment by Hardin, on Aug 26, 2011 at 3:42 pm | 9 comments | 1464 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local schools top last year's test scores

Mountain View schools scored better than the rest of the state on the California Standards Test, officials from both local...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2011
Last comment by Peter, on Aug 26, 2011 at 1:11 pm | 1 comment | 1398 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google to expand into Sunnyvale, makes room for 2,900 workers

Having hit the limit for rapid expansion in Mountain View, Google has made its first move into Sunnyvale, leasing a large...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2011
Last comment by AGo, on Aug 26, 2011 at 12:40 pm | 3 comments | 1486 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Local senior day care center braces for Medi-Cal cuts

About one-third of the elderly and frail people who rely on a local adult day health care service may soon be forced out...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2011
Last comment by Huh?, on Aug 26, 2011 at 11:03 am | 2 comments | 1298 Views

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Bay Area News Group to lay off workers, rebrand papers

In the latest sign of economic distress in the newspaper industry, the Bay Area News Group announced Tuesday its plan to...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2011
Last comment by Hardin, on Aug 26, 2011 at 8:45 am | 3 comments | 1279 Views

AROUND TOWN

UPDATE: Power line damaged by falling branch

Contrary to prior reports from a Mountain View Fire Department official, PG&E says that the loud "boom" heard by residents...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2011
Last comment by Maggie, on Aug 25, 2011 at 5:44 pm | 1 comment | 1267 Views

OTHER ISSUES

'I'm happy -- lucky -- alive,' instructor says after crash

A small airplane made an emergency crash landing in the Ravenswood Open Space Preserve near East Palo Alto this morning....

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2011
Last comment by bkengland, on Aug 25, 2011 at 3:01 pm | 3 comments | 1273 Views

AROUND TOWN

Attempted burglary thwarted

Two men, apparently working together, attempted to break into a house in the 800 block of Sierra Vista Avenue on Aug. 22,...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2011
Last comment by Fed up, on Aug 25, 2011 at 10:34 am | 13 comments | 1441 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

So hard to say goodbye

It's not easy to let go, as Theuerkauf Elementary School kindergartner Justin, 5, and his dad BJ discovered Monday in teacher...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2011
Last comment by Cece, on Aug 25, 2011 at 6:27 am | 3 comments | 1369 Views

AROUND TOWN

High-speed rail price tag rises again

California's planned high-speed rail line could cost billions more than the state's initial projections indicated according...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2011
Last comment by InvestInYourFuture, on Aug 24, 2011 at 3:26 pm | 8 comments | 1307 Views

AROUND TOWN

NASA, Google hatch deal

A 42-acre Google campus is now set for Moffett Field thanks to a 40 year lease agreement the Internet giant signed with NASA...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2008
Last comment by GSB, on Aug 24, 2011 at 9:40 am | 7 comments | 2962 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Girls' Middle School leaves Mountain View

Twelve years after it first opened its doors on Rengstorff Avenue, the Girls' Middle School is moving from Mountain View...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2011
Last comment by Fyi, on Aug 23, 2011 at 7:48 pm | 6 comments | 1645 Views

AROUND TOWN

Former MV city manager helps deliver city of Bell from scandal

Mountain View's widely respected former city manager Kevin Duggan has found a new calling after retirement, and it includes...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2011
Last comment by Steve, on Aug 23, 2011 at 3:34 pm | 22 comments | 2374 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bike stolen from garage

A BMX-style red bicycle was stolen from a garage in the 900 block of Trophy Drive sometime last week, police said. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2011
Last comment by Konrad M. Sosnow, on Aug 23, 2011 at 3:15 pm | 9 comments | 1359 Views

AROUND TOWN

Blending high-speed rail with Caltrain?

Caltrain officials on Wednesday, Aug. 17, presented the results of a study that tested the feasibility of integrating...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2011
Last comment by Tina, on Aug 23, 2011 at 10:16 am | 8 comments | 1828 Views

AROUND TOWN

El Camino's top execs get salary increases

The top 12 El Camino Hospital executives will receive an average pay increase of 4.7 percent this year now that administrators...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2009
Last comment by ECH EMPLOYEE, on Aug 22, 2011 at 4:28 pm | 18 comments | 2583 Views

AROUND TOWN

Voices Around Town

Asked in Downtown Mountain View. Pictures and interviews by Hannah Kim Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=7125...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2011
Last comment by Andy C, on Aug 22, 2011 at 1:59 pm | 1 comment | 1218 Views
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