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Protests for controversial AZ sheriff

A protest of Arizona Sherriff Joe Arpaio's visit to Mountain View turned strange on Tuesday when the controversial man approached...

Original post made on May. 7, 2014
Last comment by complainers, on May 9, 2014 at 7:08 am | 15 comments | 6031 Views

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High-speed rail hits speedbump in its Caltrain partnership

What was billed as a historic occasion for the California High-Speed Rail Authority and its Bay Area partners ended on an...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2013
Last comment by Cuesta Resident, on Mar 7, 2013 at 10:14 pm | 1 comment | 6030 Views

OTHER ISSUES

An eco-dilemma: save redwoods or build bike lanes?

Google's ambitious plans to build a futuristic headquarters in Mountain View's North Bayshore is hitting big snags over some...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2016
Last comment by water water not a drop to drink, on Nov 5, 2016 at 10:46 am | 51 comments | 6029 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 | 6028 Views

SPORTS

A place to catch some air

After five years of delay, the city is quickly rolling towards putting in a bike park at Shoreline that could become a destination...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2007
Last comment by Steve Dodge, on Dec 27, 2007 at 2:36 am | 2 comments | 6027 Views

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Mountain View man dies in Sonoma County car crash

A Mountain View man died on the scene of a single-vehicle crash that occurred late Friday night near Sonoma, according to...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2015
Last comment by bjd, on Aug 10, 2015 at 11:40 am | 1 comment | 6027 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hangar One's windows won't be saved

After a last minute inspection, NASA officials have decided that Hangar One's 4,638 unique windows aren't worth saving, a...

Original post made on May. 4, 2011
Last comment by Elaine, on May 6, 2011 at 6:07 pm | 7 comments | 6026 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Coroner releases name of man killed on train tracks

After seeking the public's help in identifying a man killed Friday evening on the train tracks between Mountain View and...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2015
Last comment by resident, on Jan 12, 2015 at 3:01 pm | 2 comments | 6023 Views

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Zuckerberg calls for comprehensive immigration reform

The push for immigration reform got a boost Monday night when Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg gave opening remarks for a film...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2013
Last comment by sophiemutterfan@yahoo.com, on Aug 16, 2013 at 8:46 pm | 1 comment | 6022 Views

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A night in Morocco

Katia Essyad, the owner of Casablanca Market in Mountain View, teaches cooking classes that offer a full-sensory experience....

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2013
Last comment by , on Mar 31, 2013 at 3:22 am | 1 comment | 6019 Views

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Man in critical condition following traffic collision

A man is in critical condition at a hospital after he was struck by a vehicle at an intersection in Mountain View on Monday...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2015
Last comment by Jay Park, on Feb 21, 2015 at 10:20 am | 18 comments | 6018 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Castro gets new principal, 200 students

With Slater School closed, Castro School will add more than 200 new kids and the parental involvement program, PACT, in the...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2009
Last comment by Patty, on Oct 29, 2009 at 7:19 pm | 2 comments | 6014 Views

ELECTIONS

City Council approves El Camino's expansion plans

Despite worries that traffic along Grant Road will go from bad to worse in the coming years, Mountain View City Council members...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2016
Last comment by One who cares, on Jul 1, 2016 at 12:04 pm | 14 comments | 6013 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino Hospital board member stepping down

Uwe Kladde, who has served on El Camino Hospital's board of directors since 2008, has announced he will be stepping down...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2012
Last comment by Blane, on Jan 26, 2012 at 11:18 am | 4 comments | 6012 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Tactical error on Bullis

Looking back, the Los Altos School District can't be happy with its decision to close Bullis-Purissima Elementary School...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2008
Last comment by Fed up Parent, on Mar 22, 2008 at 2:35 pm | 31 comments | 6005 Views

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Bike Share booted, but what will replace it?

Mountain View's Bike Share program, with its seven stations and dozens of rental bicycles, will be taken out in the coming...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2016
Last comment by D Man., on Nov 2, 2016 at 3:26 pm | 43 comments | 6004 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman board OKs school renovation plan

The Mountain View Whisman school board approved a $422 million Student Facilities Improvement Plan that calls for new construction,...

Original post made on May. 7, 2010
Last comment by localmom, on May 14, 2010 at 7:46 am | 16 comments | 6001 Views

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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 | 5998 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google buys former home of the Pacific Press

Google's newest real estate purchase in Mountain View is not only home to a division of rival Microsoft, it is also one of...

Original post made on May. 26, 2011
Last comment by LivingOnThe Border, on Jun 2, 2011 at 5:19 pm | 12 comments | 5997 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 | 5997 Views
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