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AROUND TOWN

Join HSR group? City lets it blow by

Mountain View will not be joining a coalition of Peninsula cities that aims to advocate for the region when it comes to running...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2009
Last comment by eric, on Jun 12, 2009 at 11:41 am | 24 comments | 1888 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View judge Leslie Nichols retires

The only Mountain View resident to ever become a Superior Court judge retired last week, and 400 friends, family and colleagues...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by V. Swan, on Jun 12, 2009 at 4:57 am | 7 comments | 3307 Views

AROUND TOWN

Three-alarm fire destroys Gladys Ave. homes

A three-alarm fire Tuesday morning on the first block of Gladys Avenue destroyed two units of a fourplex and at least one...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2009
Last comment by Mr Nice, on Jun 11, 2009 at 5:51 pm | 12 comments | 1906 Views

AROUND TOWN

All hands on deck for next Shoreline concert

It was supposed to be a calm classic rock show at Shoreline Amphitheatre on May 31, but instead the concert was plagued with...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2009
Last comment by ?, on Jun 11, 2009 at 2:56 pm | 18 comments | 2079 Views

ELECTIONS

Council approves utility rate increases

To compensate for increased water, garbage and sewer costs imposed on the city, the City Council raised utility rates Tuesday. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2009
Last comment by curious, on Jun 11, 2009 at 2:16 pm | 1 comment | 2696 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Police department avoids cuts, this time

The Mountain View Police Department escaped the chopping block as the city's budget was carved out Tuesday. But like their...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Big, on Jun 10, 2009 at 8:50 pm | 7 comments | 2084 Views

OTHER ISSUES

TONIGHT: Council takes up HSR, Cuesta tennis

The City Council has a packed agenda tonight, including a study session on high speed rail, proposed utility rate increases,...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2009
Last comment by test, on Jun 10, 2009 at 8:25 pm | 11 comments | 1825 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council decides on 'less painful' cuts

With some adjustments, the Mountain View City Council supported most of the general fund budget as recommended by the city...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2009
Last comment by eric, on Jun 10, 2009 at 4:09 pm | 3 comments | 1664 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

COMING UP: Panel discussion on Prop 13

This Thursday, a speaker panel at Mountain View City Hall will address an issue that has vexed California voters for 30 years:...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2008
Last comment by mike klock, on Jun 10, 2009 at 12:08 pm | 8 comments | 3638 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Huff teacher is out for the year

A fourth grade teacher at Huff Elementary School teacher who some accused of having an "abusive" teaching style will not...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2009
Last comment by Lee, on Jun 9, 2009 at 6:44 pm | 7 comments | 2732 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council gives stimulus funds to homeowners

The City Council voted unanimously to give homeowners a break Tuesday night by directing federal stimulus funds towards home...

Original post made on May. 21, 2009
Last comment by Ken, on Jun 9, 2009 at 6:42 pm | 26 comments | 2367 Views

AROUND TOWN

Heavyweights discuss Bayshore's future

A city-run General Plan meeting Tuesday drew some high-profile participants -- including Google, Microsoft and NASA Ames...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by Josephine Morrissey, on Jun 9, 2009 at 2:28 pm | 4 comments | 1644 Views

OTHER ISSUES

CHASE on the Plaza: Free Concert on June 14th

CHASE (Community Hope and Sober Events) Our 3rd annual CHASE on the PLAZA is coming to Community Plaza in Los Altos on...

Original post made by Alicia Crank on Jun. 9, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1980 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Confidence in change marks Class of 2009

In separate ceremonies at Los Altos and Mountain View high schools last Friday, seniors wrapped up four exciting and history-laden...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by Old Grad, on Jun 8, 2009 at 4:09 pm | 2 comments | 2033 Views

OTHER ISSUES

'Intent on causing trouble'

The violent melees in which six people were stabbed at an oldies rock concert at Shoreline Amphitheatre last weekend appears...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by Don Frances, on Jun 8, 2009 at 12:20 pm | 8 comments | 2503 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council noses into MVHS parking dispute

City Council members said Tuesday that they fear there is no immediate solution to the 40-year-old parking dispute between...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2009
Last comment by MVer, on Jun 8, 2009 at 10:59 am | 3 comments | 2056 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Train victim, 17, was Palo Alto student

A 17-year-old girl who ended her life Tuesday night at a Caltrain crossing was identified Wednesday by friends as Sonya Raymakers,...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Mary, on Jun 8, 2009 at 9:53 am | 15 comments | 2364 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Popular state beaches and parks may close

The original article posted at Palo Alto Online: http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=12564 Ten San...

Original post made by Molly on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Bolt Cutter, on Jun 7, 2009 at 7:15 am | 5 comments | 2225 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hangar One talks falling apart?

Preservationists are concerned that negotiations between the Navy and NASA to re-skin the historic Hangar One are slowing...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2009
Last comment by jets, on Jun 6, 2009 at 6:13 pm | 3 comments | 2031 Views

AROUND TOWN

No police cuts for now — but 'tier two' option has some concerned

The Mountain View Police Department escaped the chopping block as the city's budget was carved out Tuesday. But like their...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2009
Last comment by Steve, on Jun 5, 2009 at 5:49 pm | 4 comments | 1615 Views
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