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City Council to vote on minimum wage raise

With no organized opposition in sight, Mountain View City Council members could adopt a minimum wage ordinance on Oct. 9....

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2014
Last comment by Small Business Owner, on Oct 7, 2014 at 8:30 am | 7 comments | 5394 Views

ELECTIONS

City drops rent control from relief package

Mountain View's City Council has shot down a version of rent control. On Tuesday night, after hours of public testimony,...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2016
Last comment by mvresident2003, on Mar 27, 2016 at 4:52 pm | 52 comments | 5389 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 | 5381 Views

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Are you concerned about climate change, and want to make a difference?

Drop by and check out Cool Cities of Mountain View! Our next monthly meeting is next Thursday, June 7 at 6:30 pm at the...

Original post made by mikevoyt on May. 30, 2007
There are no comments yet. 5376 Views

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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 | 5376 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 | 5371 Views

SPORTS

Friday night lights: debate over night games at MVHS

The discussion was heated but civil Wednesday night as community members, Mountain View High School students and the school's...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2012
Last comment by William Symons, on Oct 11, 2012 at 8:45 am | 28 comments | 5370 Views

AROUND TOWN

Old bombs unearthed in Mountain View

It might seem more like a problem for the shores of Normandy or Iwo Jima, but local police officials say World War II-era...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2015
Last comment by John Kostka, on Jul 13, 2015 at 8:05 pm | 4 comments | 5367 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 | 5366 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD board members call it quits

Two board members at the Los Altos School District are leaving on a high note this year. Following approval of the five-year...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2014
Last comment by Any PRIVATE school, on Aug 25, 2014 at 2:33 pm | 67 comments | 5363 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 | 5363 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. 5357 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council seeks to develop downtown parking lots

In the City Council's first substantial public discussion since three new members took office Jan. 6, members said they wanted...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2015
Last comment by Reality Check, on Jan 31, 2015 at 11:49 pm | 24 comments | 5357 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 | 5357 Views

SPORTS

Los Altos High honors former coach

For years, Leo Long was a hugely popular and successful track coach at Los Altos High School. So much so, in fact, that the...

Original post made on May. 9, 2008
Last comment by Brian K. Long, on May 9, 2008 at 2:21 pm | 4 comments | 5353 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google prepares to spiff up city WiFi

The Google managers behind Mountain View's free WiFi say it's the most-used network of its kind in the country. And while...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2009
Last comment by Michael Jackson, on Jul 23, 2009 at 5:04 pm | 30 comments | 5350 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

No place like the classroom for Alta Vista teacher

At the conclusion of his year-long fellowship with the U.S. Department of Education, Alta Vista High School social studies...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2013
Last comment by Castro Cougar, on Aug 23, 2013 at 2:24 pm | 1 comment | 5348 Views

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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 | 5347 Views

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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 | 5347 Views

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Residents urged to prepare for storm

Bay Area residents should prepare themselves for heavy rain and strong winds when a storm expected to be the largest of the...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2014
Last comment by Susan, on Dec 11, 2014 at 9:52 am | 6 comments | 5347 Views
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