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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Poll shows support for MV Whisman bond

It would seem like a bad time to ask anyone for money, but a new survey of likely voters shows a strong level of support...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2010
Last comment by Garrett, on May 5, 2010 at 12:20 am | 17 comments | 5183 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Tearful good-bye for Huff principal

The Huff Elementary School community gathered Thursday evening to give an emotional send-off to Principal Craig Goldman,...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2007
Last comment by Christopher Schulz, on Nov 7, 2007 at 6:14 pm | 5 comments | 5181 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LinkedIn aims to boost teen center programs with grant

Mountain View's teen center will get new computers and offer a range of career and college preparation programs with a $115,000...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2015
Last comment by JBreitmeyer, on Apr 22, 2015 at 10:47 pm | 1 comment | 5180 Views

AROUND TOWN

EPA finds high levels of toxic vapors in NASA building

A building occupied by facilities workers at NASA Ames Research Center has 10 times the limit of toxic vapors coming from...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2012
Last comment by rem, on Jun 1, 2012 at 2:13 pm | 1 comment | 5178 Views

AROUND TOWN

Former Assemblyman Ira Ruskin dies from brain tumor

Longtime former state Assemblyman Ira Ruskin, who represented Palo Alto for six years, died on July 3, according to his family....

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2014
Last comment by Stanley Kuperstein, on Sep 9, 2014 at 4:49 pm | 5 comments | 5176 Views

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Council OKs 33 new row houses

Mountain View City Council members agreed Tuesday night to allow a new 33-unit row house development, increasing the housing...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2016
Last comment by Lol, on Apr 19, 2016 at 5:11 pm | 31 comments | 5175 Views

RESTAURANTS

Games and grub

A San Mateo native, Vinny Ferrando has been a Bay Area sports fan for as long as he can remember. Practically raised at Candlestick...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2014
Last comment by Kari Hendricks , on Dec 12, 2014 at 9:07 pm | 3 comments | 5175 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Patient checks out -- five years later

Last Tuesday, on the sixth floor of El Camino Hospital's medical care unit, a small gathering of nursing staff and others...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2007
Last comment by eric, on Aug 8, 2007 at 3:23 pm | 7 comments | 5174 Views

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Bubb Elementary gets a makeover

Kids at Bubb Elementary got a surprise last Monday morning when they arrived at school to find a colorful rainbow blacktop...

Original post made on May. 5, 2015
Last comment by Joe, on May 6, 2015 at 11:54 am | 3 comments | 5171 Views

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Upsetting sacred cows to solve housing crisis?

At a housing summit last week, a panel of experts and policymakers discussed the need for sacrificing some "sacred cows"...

Original post made on May. 19, 2016
Last comment by Chris, on Jun 2, 2016 at 8:24 pm | 53 comments | 5166 Views

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Marching band to earn P.E. credits

Members of the local high schools' marching bands and color guards will be able to earn physical education credit for participating...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2013
Last comment by John, on Jul 18, 2013 at 2:03 pm | 14 comments | 5165 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Your tax dollars hard at work ... somewhere else

It's no secret that traffic in Santa Clara County is bad and getting worse, as an influx of new residents and new jobs strains...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2015
Last comment by They'll come begging again, on Aug 28, 2015 at 9:57 am | 43 comments | 5164 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Battle of the burgers

There were other Mountain View drive-in burgers that people remember, such as the Cadillac burger at Spivey's, and the Big...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2009
Last comment by rolo8ab, on Dec 19, 2013 at 10:08 am | 16 comments | 5163 Views

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The Voice of Mountain View Echoes in Sri Lanka

I hear you voice ring out in this our global commons, as I read your town square here in South Asia. I wish you well and...

Original post made by Ivan John on May. 16, 2007
There are no comments yet. 5162 Views

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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 | 5160 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Differences between local high schools

Can someone please explain the differences between Mountain View and Los Altos High Schools? Can Los Altos students decide...

Original post made by Los Altos Mom on Jul. 26, 2007
Last comment by eric, on Aug 8, 2007 at 3:19 pm | 7 comments | 5159 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Setting the record straight on Jacob DeWitt

I want to thank the numerous people who have contacted me during this very difficult time. Thank you for your sincere support...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2008
Last comment by Ray, on Feb 24, 2008 at 4:43 pm | 31 comments | 5157 Views

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MV sets sights on new transit center

Adding to the stack of transportation-related projects, Mountain View leaders last week pushed forward plans to begin studying...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2015
Last comment by Anthodyd, on Dec 2, 2015 at 10:51 am | 31 comments | 5154 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents say they would sue over special ed cuts

An item to reduce aide hours in the Mountain View Whisman School District's autism program was again pulled from the agenda...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2009
Last comment by Teacher, on Jan 22, 2010 at 3:32 pm | 21 comments | 5153 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Incumbent Mah wins Board of Education seat

By an overwhelming margin, Palo Alto resident Grace Mah won the Santa Clara County Board of Education race. Read the full...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2008
Last comment by P.A. consitituent, on Dec 12, 2008 at 8:12 pm | 11 comments | 5149 Views
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