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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mountain View native grabs hold of Hubble

Mountain View's Megan McArthur, an astronaut who is part of the Space Shuttle Atlantis mission to repair the Hubble Space...

Original post made on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by Ned, on May 25, 2009 at 5:49 pm | 8 comments | 2149 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Officials: Budget crisis will hit deep, hurt bad

Grim, dire, unprecedented, catastrophic, devastating. Officials from school districts and cities, counties, special districts...

Original post made on May. 22, 2009
Last comment by Jeanette Reynolds, on May 24, 2009 at 5:07 pm | 6 comments | 1878 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Shoreline concert-goer steals police car

Mountain View police are looking for a stolen police car that they say was taken from Shoreline Amphitheatre on Friday night. Read...

Original post made on May. 23, 2009
Last comment by Sam, on May 24, 2009 at 10:24 am | 5 comments | 1999 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Schools brace for cuts in wake of ballot defeats

After watching five of the state's six budget measures go down in flames Tuesday, local school administrators had one overarching...

Original post made on May. 21, 2009
Last comment by John Doe, on May 24, 2009 at 2:22 am | 5 comments | 1751 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Reports of swine flu climb in Santa Clara County

The Santa Clara County Public Health Department on Thursday reported 14 additional probable cases of swine flu, now referred...

Original post made on May. 22, 2009
Last comment by David, on May 23, 2009 at 11:55 am | 2 comments | 1817 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Escuela condo project rejected

In a strange process Tuesday night, a 14-unit condo project at 574 Escuela Ave. was denied 6-1 by the City Council, even...

Original post made on May. 21, 2009
Last comment by Grant, on May 22, 2009 at 8:26 pm | 10 comments | 1775 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fire station design ready, except for the art

The Mountain View City Council recently approved plans for a new Shoreline fire station, and all the design needs now is...

Original post made on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by Ellen Murray, on May 22, 2009 at 7:04 pm | 13 comments | 1544 Views

OTHER ISSUES

General Plan meetings kick off in Monta Loma

About 60 residents of the "Monta Loma, Farley and Rock Street" neighborhood assembled Monday to discuss the city's future...

Original post made on May. 22, 2009
Last comment by Ben, on May 22, 2009 at 4:54 pm | 2 comments | 1822 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools brace for cuts in wake of ballot defeats

After watching five of the state's six budget measures go down in flames Tuesday, local school administrators had one overarching...

Original post made on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by sc, on May 22, 2009 at 1:13 pm | 19 comments | 1932 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police revive 'Click It or Ticket' campaign

Drivers could be fined as much as $435 if they or their passengers are caught not wearing seatbelts, Mountain View police...

Original post made on May. 19, 2009
Last comment by George, on May 22, 2009 at 8:22 am | 3 comments | 1671 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local soccer coach for at-risk youth arrested on charges of molestation

Mountain View police arrested a local community leader and coach -- one who helped run a police soccer camp for at-risk boys...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2009
Last comment by Ara, on May 21, 2009 at 5:10 pm | 14 comments | 2154 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foundation gives high schools $700,000

Despite steep state budget cuts, the high schools will continue to offer certain academic programs to students, such as career...

Original post made on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by George St Clair, on May 20, 2009 at 12:10 pm | 1 comment | 1801 Views

AROUND TOWN

Worker Center gets council nod

In a drama-filled meeting Tuesday night, the City Council voted unanimously to allow the Day Worker Center of Mountain View...

Original post made on May. 14, 2009
Last comment by Alison, on May 19, 2009 at 11:31 pm | 5 comments | 1681 Views

AROUND TOWN

Theuerkauf student, 10, charged with making 'terrorist threats' against his school

Mountain View police apprehended a 10-year-old boy Monday on charges of felony "terrorist threats" after he allegedly called...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2009
Last comment by squeaker, on May 19, 2009 at 10:43 pm | 13 comments | 2111 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Los Gatos hospital set to open July 12

El Camino executives, speaking at the hospital district's regular board meeting Wednesday, said the newly fashioned "El Camino...

Original post made on May. 16, 2009
Last comment by Tax Payer, on May 19, 2009 at 5:23 pm | 3 comments | 1719 Views

ELECTIONS

Propositions offer terrible choices

California's budget stalemate and the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression culminate in the May 19 special election,...

Original post made on May. 18, 2009
Last comment by Snakefinger, on May 19, 2009 at 2:26 pm | 5 comments | 2284 Views

ELECTIONS

Low turnout expected for special election

Tuesday is an election day in California, and voters will be presented with six measures aimed at balancing the budget. But...

Original post made on May. 18, 2009
Last comment by Andrew, on May 18, 2009 at 10:17 pm | 3 comments | 2156 Views

OTHER ISSUES

2.0 earthquake strikes near Milpitas

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting that an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.0 struck Saturday morning in...

Original post made on May. 18, 2009
Last comment by Tom, on May 18, 2009 at 2:32 pm | 1 comment | 1734 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Beyond the Bell Flag Football Tournament

CITY AND SCHOOL DISTRICT COLLABORATE TO ORGANIZE FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT FOR OVER 250 MOUNTAIN VIEW STUDENTS Beyond the Bell...

Original post made by Diane on May. 18, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2029 Views

BOOKS

Alta Vista student causes lockdown

A potentially dangerous situation was averted Monday when an enraged high school student shoved his mother, struck a police...

Original post made on May. 16, 2009
Last comment by Old Ben, on May 17, 2009 at 4:17 pm | 2 comments | 3329 Views
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