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OTHER ISSUES

Thank The Council For Their Grant Road Work

Who would have thought, six weeks ago, when we formed the "Defending Our Neighborhood" Group that the Mountain View City...

Original post made by Thomas Holmes on Jun. 7, 2007
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AROUND TOWN

Gov. Brown declares drought emergency

In declaring a drought emergency today, Gov. Jerry Brown ordered state officials to take all necessary actions to prepare...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2014
Last comment by psr, on Jan 19, 2014 at 12:04 am | 4 comments | 4986 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 | 4984 Views

OTHER ISSUES

How big is that house, really?

A home's square footage is a number easily misrepresented, especially when determining ever-ambiguous "liveable space." Measurements...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2014
Last comment by Richard, on Jun 20, 2014 at 2:14 am | 1 comment | 4983 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Rail foes seek to bar further spending on project

After scoring a victory in a Sacramento court last month, opponents of California's proposed high-speed rail system are now...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2013
Last comment by Rodger, on Sep 21, 2013 at 10:26 pm | 7 comments | 4981 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Trustees put foreign language on table

The Mountain View Whisman school board decided last week to formalize its interest in exploring foreign language instruction...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2007
Last comment by Palo Alto Resident, on Oct 15, 2007 at 7:11 pm | 2 comments | 4980 Views

OTHER ISSUES

NASA accused of favoritism at Moffett

Four years after the surprise news that Google executives were allowed to base their private planes at Moffett Federal Airfield,...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2011
Last comment by H Stewart, on Feb 5, 2011 at 9:15 am | 20 comments | 4980 Views

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Bird sculpture takes wing

The City Council approved a new art installation for Shoreline Park on Tuesday that had a few people, including some on the...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2008
Last comment by Anna, on Jan 24, 2008 at 10:25 am | 3 comments | 4979 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County settles food storage lawsuit with Sysco

Ten California counties, including Santa Clara County, have settled a civil lawsuit filed against the Sysco Corporation regarding...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2014
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jul 22, 2014 at 12:44 pm | 2 comments | 4978 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fired police officer files suit against city

A former Mountain View policeman last week filed a lawsuit against the city, alleging that his supervisors illegally fired...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2015
Last comment by Jane, on Jun 11, 2015 at 9:55 am | 17 comments | 4978 Views

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Workers go on strike at BMW dealership

Mechanics and service writers at BMW of Mountain View went on strike this week, saying their reputation for doing high-quality...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2008
Last comment by Just a question, on Jun 19, 2008 at 12:48 pm | 56 comments | 4975 Views

RESTAURANTS

Train Depot to sell wine, beer and delicacies

The six-year search for a business to take over the long-vacant Train Depot ended without a word Tuesday night, as an application...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2008
Last comment by eric, on Jul 30, 2008 at 5:11 pm | 2 comments | 4972 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Little League should drop religious pledge, stick to baseball

Where would you expect someone to ask my 11-year-old to pledge aloud, in front of hundreds of onlookers, "I trust in God"? Read...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2013
Last comment by Reader, on Sep 25, 2015 at 12:02 pm | 32 comments | 4969 Views

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Two homes burning on Wortham Court

A two-alarm fire broke out on Wortham Court in Mountain View on the afternoon of March 19. No one has been reported injured...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2014
Last comment by Methematician, on Aug 11, 2015 at 3:57 am | 4 comments | 4966 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Holiday Fund: 'Miracle on El Camino' helps CHAC expand

They are calling it "the miracle on El Camino Real." After several decades without adequate space, good fortune has finally...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2012
Last comment by Elaina, on Nov 26, 2012 at 2:24 pm | 1 comment | 4965 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council members slam Civil Grand Jury reports

City Council members felt that three grand jury reports critical of the city's practices were not worthy of much discussion...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2011
Last comment by shaggnasty, on Sep 28, 2011 at 12:22 pm | 33 comments | 4960 Views

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Fire on Latham Street leads to arrests

The Mountain View Fire Department is investigating the cause of a two-alarm fire Saturday evening in an apartment building...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2007
Last comment by Max, on Dec 14, 2007 at 3:30 pm | 14 comments | 4958 Views

ELECTIONS

Contested race for elementary school district

Up until the last minute, it looked like an uncontested race for the Mountain View Whisman School District. But on Aug. 8...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2014
Last comment by now I see a little, on Sep 21, 2014 at 4:29 pm | 29 comments | 4957 Views

OTHER ISSUES

No quick fix for dangerous intersection

Despite discussion over two meetings, City Council members have yet to agree on a way to stop collisions at Clark Avenue...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2012
Last comment by saejin, on Dec 6, 2012 at 12:56 am | 19 comments | 4954 Views

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Home Depot all but barred from San Antonio

Home Depot's future at the San Antonio shopping center took a significant turn for the worse last week when a majority of...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2007
Last comment by Mike, on Dec 18, 2007 at 10:28 am | 3 comments | 4954 Views
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