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AROUND TOWN

Bay Area housing market remains slow

Despite a modest rise last month, Bay Area home sales continue to stagnate, according to the latest figures released Thursday...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2010
Last comment by Nobody, on Mar 23, 2010 at 8:16 pm | 13 comments | 1435 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County TB rate bucks trend, remains high

Tuberculosis cases in Santa Clara County are the third highest in the state and remain high despite a large drop in the rest...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2010
Last comment by NeHi, on Mar 23, 2010 at 7:04 pm | 5 comments | 1297 Views

ELECTIONS

MP mom wonders: Who wins with Prop 13?

Proposition 13 has been called California's "third rail." But one Menlo Park resident decided to touch it anyway, and conducted...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2010
Last comment by Big Al, on Mar 23, 2010 at 6:18 pm | 58 comments | 7522 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Council lukewarm to giving up Shoreline funds

When it comes to giving more Shoreline Community tax district funds over to local schools, some City Council members are...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2010
Last comment by James, on Mar 22, 2010 at 9:49 am | 15 comments | 2266 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Sticky budget scenario for MV Whisman

With little hope for more support from Sacramento, educators are again planning for a school year under severe budget constraints....

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2010
Last comment by James, on Mar 21, 2010 at 1:35 pm | 14 comments | 2496 Views

ELECTIONS

COMING UP: Meet your elected officials

The local chapter of the League of Women Voters is holding its annual "Meet Your Elected Officials" event this Sunday afternoon...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2010
Last comment by Political Insider, on Mar 20, 2010 at 9:15 pm | 2 comments | 1826 Views

AROUND TOWN

COMING UP: Benefit for hearing impaired

Quota International of Mountain View/Los Altos will host its annual Spring fashion show this Saturday to benefit services...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2010
Last comment by Loretta Merry, on Mar 19, 2010 at 7:31 pm | 1 comment | 1222 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bank robbed on El Camino

Police report that a man with a handgun robbed a Mountain View bank on E. El Camino Real on Monday afternoon. Read the full...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2010
Last comment by White Male, on Mar 18, 2010 at 5:09 pm | 6 comments | 1164 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district eyes 'Shoreline Community' funds

For seven years Mountain View has been home to Google, the hottest company in the world. But for all that time its substantial...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2010
Last comment by Steve Nelson, on Mar 18, 2010 at 9:50 am | 32 comments | 6017 Views

AROUND TOWN

NASA 'committed' to re-skinning Hangar One

In a meeting Thursday night, NASA and Navy officials said that, for the first time, they are jointly "committed" to preserving...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2010
Last comment by Gx, on Mar 18, 2010 at 8:03 am | 9 comments | 1599 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police sting nabs 14 stores for selling to minors

Police announced last week that a sting operation by local authorities has resulted in 14 Mountain View establishments being...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2010
Last comment by on_my_meds, on Mar 17, 2010 at 4:50 pm | 2 comments | 1248 Views

OTHER ISSUES

NASA calls for more airfield users

NASA Ames official Steve Zornetzer told the City Council on Tuesday that its deal with the owners of Google to allow their...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2007
Last comment by isThatG5LouderThanTheFreeway???, on Mar 16, 2010 at 10:30 pm | 5 comments | 3982 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVLA board approves bond measure

After 18 months of "exploration," trustees of the Mountain View-Los Altos High School District voted 5-0 at their regular...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2010
Last comment by Parent, on Mar 16, 2010 at 12:30 pm | 3 comments | 1663 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Super Summer Intensive, for the Serious!

For ages 8 - 15 ~ Mondays through Fridays, July 19th August 13th ~ Audition and registration deadline: April 15th ~ Tuition...

Original post made by Caryn Coleman on Mar. 16, 2010
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AROUND TOWN

Man tried to light cop car on fire, police say

Mountain View police have arrested a man for allegedly trying to light the back seat of a police car on fire — the...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Ricci wynne, on Mar 16, 2010 at 11:02 am | 3 comments | 1880 Views

OTHER ISSUES

$20 to hang out with Jerry Rice while supporting Leadership Mountain View

Leadership Mountain View offers an opportunity to attend a fun golf outing and donate to LMV at the same time! The Fresh...

Original post made by Leadership Mountain View on Mar. 15, 2010
Last comment by John the Man, on Mar 16, 2010 at 8:00 am | 1 comment | 1721 Views

AROUND TOWN

PA holds meeting today on Google fiber plan

An informational meeting has been set for 6 p.m. today on how residents and businesses can support Palo Alto's application...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2010
Last comment by SunnyDays, on Mar 15, 2010 at 7:51 pm | 3 comments | 1266 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local teens describe their stresses on 'Dr. Phil'

Nearly a dozen teens from Palo Alto said stress in their lives comes from trying to meet the expectations of peers, family,...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2010
Last comment by localmom, on Mar 15, 2010 at 7:01 pm | 3 comments | 1906 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google gives $75K to keep bookmobile going

The city's budget problems were eased slightly on Tuesday when the City Council approved a $75,000 donation from Google to...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2010
Last comment by kanank, on Mar 15, 2010 at 4:12 pm | 9 comments | 1557 Views

BOOKS

Council OKs flood basin concept for McKelvey

Though they took issue with several design details, City Council members approved a conceptual plan Tuesday for turning McKelvey...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2010
Last comment by Afshin Rouhani, on Mar 15, 2010 at 10:25 am | 3 comments | 4103 Views
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Standardized Test Prep: When to Start and Whom to Hire?
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