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AROUND TOWN

City retirees collect pensions, return to work

The cost of city employee pensions has long been a subject of controversy, and that debate was given new life recently after...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2010
Last comment by jimmy, on Feb 2, 2010 at 5:06 am | 54 comments | 5259 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Not everyone happy with EDI

While the superintendent of Mountain View's elementary and middle schools has touted the success of a new district-wide educational...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2012
Last comment by Teachers Make the Difference, on Sep 17, 2012 at 12:48 pm | 8 comments | 5259 Views

ELECTIONS

Voter Guide: Measure A to raise City Council pay

After an effort in 2006 to raise City Council pay to $1,500 a month failed by 700 votes, Measure A is another effort to boost...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2014
Last comment by Jan Janes, on Oct 14, 2014 at 5:01 pm | 9 comments | 5258 Views

AROUND TOWN

The NASA-Google connection

The inside story of the agreement between Google's top executives and NASA Ames over the use of Moffett Field needs a full...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2008
Last comment by JV, on Nov 11, 2008 at 2:56 pm | 2 comments | 5256 Views

AROUND TOWN

Witnesses testify that Pumar ran red light

As the trial of Matthew Pumar wound down this past week, witness testimony continued to point to only one conclusion: Pumar...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2013
Last comment by SiliconValleyfan, on Sep 12, 2013 at 11:40 pm | 4 comments | 5255 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tonight: pedestrian deaths spur neighborhood meeting

In hopes of making their streets safer, residents of the Shoreline West neighborhood are taking action in response to this...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2012
Last comment by Details, please, on Oct 14, 2012 at 11:13 am | 27 comments | 5254 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Don't Miss the FREE Community Arts Day at CSMA!

Bring the kids to the Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA) at Finn Center on Saturday, June 23, from 11 am to 3 pm for...

Original post made by csma on May. 18, 2007
There are no comments yet. 5250 Views

AROUND TOWN

Halloween block party killed by cars

As the City Council discusses the possibility of turning Latham Street into a bike boulevard, city staff denied a permit...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2013
Last comment by FrankSki, on Oct 31, 2013 at 10:01 pm | 29 comments | 5250 Views

AROUND TOWN

The school nurse will see you now

There's a new addition to the team, and now that she is up to speed and the rest of the district's health services department...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2013
There are no comments yet. 5249 Views

AROUND TOWN

Owner: High density housing at San Antonio Center a 'pipe dream'

Fred Thoits, one of two major owners of San Antonio shopping center, injected a dose of reality into the public discussion...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2009
Last comment by long-time res, on Apr 26, 2011 at 10:54 am | 27 comments | 5242 Views

SPORTS

Little League battle goes down to the wire

On Monday, June 5, the Giants of Mountain View Little League extended their season for at least one more game. Read the...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2007
Last comment by anonymous, on Nov 14, 2007 at 5:18 pm | 1 comment | 5242 Views

AROUND TOWN

VTA Light Rail Station a Blight on Downtown MV

This morning as I walked to the Caltrain station I took a good look at the VTA station and couldn't believe how run down...

Original post made by Curious Observer on Aug. 7, 2007
Last comment by Palo Alto resident, on Jun 19, 2008 at 11:34 am | 4 comments | 5237 Views

AROUND TOWN

EPA begins toxic cleanup on Evandale Ave.

The Environmental Protection Agency is investigating the theory that early computer chip manufacturers spread toxics into...

Original post made on May. 15, 2014
Last comment by Martin Omander, on May 15, 2014 at 4:35 pm | 1 comment | 5236 Views

AROUND TOWN

Off the hook: Police halt automatic towing for unlicensed drivers

As it reviews case law on the matter, the Mountain View Police Department has implemented a moratorium on the automatic towing...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2011
Last comment by the_punnisher, on Feb 24, 2011 at 1:46 pm | 11 comments | 5235 Views

AROUND TOWN

Housing market through the roof

While the housing market seems to have slowed elsewhere, homes have been selling faster than ever in Mountain View, with...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2007
Last comment by eric, on Mar 24, 2009 at 10:39 pm | 17 comments | 5226 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Navy to close bargain stores at Moffett

The Navy has announced that its Moffett Field hardware store, department store and barber shop will close Feb. 2 as part...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2007
Last comment by Otter, on Dec 13, 2007 at 7:53 am | 1 comment | 5224 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mountain View schools show improvement in standardized tests

Local elementary, middle and high schools showed an overall improvement on state standardized test scores last year, according...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2010
Last comment by frustrated, on Sep 1, 2010 at 11:23 pm | 50 comments | 5224 Views

AROUND TOWN

Who needs the Moffett runways?

To ensure that the planned lease of Moffett Field serves the interest of neighboring communities and to comply with the National...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2013
Last comment by Bill Hough, on Sep 23, 2013 at 10:50 am | 1 comment | 5223 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Preschool parents oppose cell tower atop church

Mountain View's First Presbyterian Church has proposed putting a cell phone tower inside a new steeple, but the parents of...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2010
Last comment by A. Reader, on Nov 29, 2010 at 5:54 pm | 66 comments | 5221 Views

AROUND TOWN

In a tight spot: residents pitch ideas for Stevens Creek Trail

Over 120 people packed a meeting hall in Los Altos on Nov. 14 to discuss the biggest challenges yet in extending the Stevens...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2012
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Nov 26, 2012 at 3:17 pm | 17 comments | 5214 Views
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