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OTHER ISSUES

Year in review: Housing crunch, toxic sewer lines among top stories

Perhaps the most significant change in Mountain View over the past 12 months in terms of its impact on the city's social...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2013
Last comment by jeeveevo, on Dec 31, 2013 at 10:37 am | 3 comments | 3530 Views

AROUND TOWN

City's hidden tribute to fall of Communism

This week, Mountain View residents join others around the world in marking the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2009
Last comment by Christopher Parkinson, on Oct 17, 2012 at 2:51 pm | 16 comments | 3523 Views

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Nine arrests at Shoreline country concert

Summer concert season is in full-swing at Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, and that means a big spike in arrests...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2014
Last comment by D-unique, on Aug 7, 2014 at 8:09 pm | 13 comments | 3523 Views

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Police: reports of mountain lion sighting at Rengstorff Park

Police in Mountain View are advising residents near Rengstorff Park to stay inside after a mountain lion was reportedly seen...

Original post made on May. 6, 2014
Last comment by Waiting for the reality, on May 9, 2014 at 6:43 am | 10 comments | 3520 Views

RESTAURANTS

French Dip Restaurant

You have to try; http://www.adamsonsfrenchdip.com/ ...

Original post made by MARY on Jul. 24, 2009
Last comment by sean, on Dec 1, 2009 at 7:29 pm | 1 comment | 3516 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District lost thousands in unpaid lunches

The Mountain View Whisman School District estimates that it lost close to $20,000 in the 2006-07 school year due to students...

Original post made on May. 21, 2008
Last comment by Observer, on Jul 9, 2008 at 1:10 pm | 14 comments | 3515 Views

ELECTIONS

Editorial endorsement: Phone tax upgrade justified

In Mountain View, home of Google and numerous high-tech firms, voters should easily understand the city's effort to broaden...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2010
Last comment by nil, on Nov 1, 2010 at 7:49 pm | 1 comment | 3515 Views

RESTAURANTS

Plenty to savor

With the zillions of Chinese restaurants on the Peninsula, how do you go about finding the place that makes the mark? When...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2010
Last comment by A. Reader, on Nov 20, 2010 at 12:25 am | 1 comment | 3515 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Saying goodbye to Teacher Tim

Whether it's building ramps for toy cars, making paper airplanes or dressing up as a clown, "Teacher Tim" has been the creative...

Original post made on May. 6, 2014
Last comment by Valedictorian, on May 6, 2014 at 1:43 pm | 1 comment | 3509 Views

RESTAURANTS

Fast food with flavor

I made a big mistake. The first day I cruised over to Lulu's Mexican takeout in the refurbished Town & Country Village for...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2009
Last comment by Comida Lover, on Oct 18, 2009 at 9:46 pm | 1 comment | 3507 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Reality check for displaced tenants

In an effort to help families being forced out of their affordable apartments, the Mountain View City Council set up a way...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2007
Last comment by Philip C. Cosby, on Oct 22, 2007 at 7:44 am | 1 comment | 3506 Views

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Thursday, Nov. 1

[http://foothill.edu/theatre/rosen/ ==B Theater:== 'Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead'] Today, Nov. 1, is the first...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Nov 1, 2012 at 1:15 pm | 1 comment | 3504 Views

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Services set for couple killed by alleged drunken driver

A private funeral service for Balbir and Kamal Kaur Singh will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 30, followed by a public memorial...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2013
Last comment by Jenny, on Nov 4, 2013 at 7:08 pm | 13 comments | 3500 Views

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Mountain View Rotary Community Service Grants Program

All Community Grant requests for this coming fiscal year (July 1 thru June 30) must be submitted by March 1, 2008. Awards...

Original post made by Alicia Crank on Jan. 24, 2008
There are no comments yet. 3499 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Polifrone Highest Paid MVWSD Teacher in 2010

According to the Public Employee Salaries Database 2010, the highest paid teacher in MVWSD in 2010 was the controversial...

Original post made by MVWSD Watchdog on May. 11, 2011
Last comment by District Dad, on May 19, 2011 at 5:37 pm | 6 comments | 3494 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 | 3492 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 | 3491 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Arrest made in Merales murder

Police have announced an arrest in the murder of Jose Merales, 17, gunned down on Higdon Avenue late last month. Read the...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2008
Last comment by ANONYMOUS, on Sep 2, 2008 at 5:13 pm | 7 comments | 3485 Views

ELECTIONS

Council campaign on a shoestring

A city policy encourages City Council candidates to spend less than $20,000 on their election campaigns, but candidate Greg...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2010
Last comment by the299crew, on Aug 30, 2010 at 12:47 pm | 10 comments | 3484 Views

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Board to vote on censuring Nelson

The majority of Steven Nelson's school board colleagues want to censure him -- but first, they had a few procedural hoops...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2013
Last comment by @ Elaine, on Sep 25, 2013 at 2:49 pm | 14 comments | 3484 Views
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