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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 | 3564 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bullis, LASD to enter mediation talks

Officials from the Los Altos School District and Bullis Charter School have agreed to sit down together in mediation and...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2012
Last comment by Ron Haley, on Feb 24, 2012 at 3:27 pm | 84 comments | 3560 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Redwood City metals fire: 'shelter in place' alert lifted

Smoke from a two-alarm fire at a Redwood City metals-recycling plant triggered an air quality alert for San Mateo, Santa...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2013
Last comment by What the Hell, on Nov 12, 2013 at 1:48 pm | 2 comments | 3558 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Owner of condemned mobile home vows to fight

Residents and management at a Mountain View mobile home park expressed relief, resignation, anger and frustration -- in some...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2011
Last comment by Anonymous, on Apr 12, 2011 at 11:18 pm | 6 comments | 3557 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

After parent outcry, board shifts stance on Castro school split

Castro Elementary School families spoke out last week against the school district's proposal to turn Castro into two separate...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2014
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Nov 15, 2014 at 7:52 am | 14 comments | 3557 Views

AROUND TOWN

A 'magical day'

Given her prognosis, it would be hard to fault Jen Bulik for feeling down. Yet, despite being told she might not live to...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2013
Last comment by Nice, on Aug 1, 2013 at 12:21 pm | 1 comment | 3556 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Achievement gap continues to disturb MV Whisman

The Mountain View Whisman school district's annual report was released this spring, and administrators, faced with persistently...

Original post made on May. 6, 2008
Last comment by William Symons, on May 6, 2008 at 10:15 am | 1 comment | 3553 Views

SPORTS

U14 Girls Soccer Team seeking players

The Fusion, an MVLA U14 Class 1 girl's soccer team is looking for competitve players to join the team. We have open try-outs...

Original post made by Pavan Nigam on Aug. 21, 2008
There are no comments yet. 3551 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Google gives $1 million to local schools

This morning Google announced it is giving $1 million to local elementary and middle schools with a grant aimed at helping...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2011
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Apr 10, 2011 at 3:11 pm | 33 comments | 3551 Views

AROUND TOWN

City asks: Should developers fund more affordable housing?

City officials want to know if residents think developers of offices and housing should pay more for the development of affordable...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2014
Last comment by confused, on Dec 3, 2014 at 6:13 pm | 31 comments | 3551 Views

SPORTS

You go, girls!

The Mountain View Los Altos Girls Softball teams qualified to play at the Western Nationals this month, for the very first...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2013
Last comment by Softball lover, on Aug 8, 2013 at 9:40 am | 2 comments | 3550 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woman rifles through mailboxes, witness tells police

Police received a report that a woman was carrying a large quantity of mail, and was allegedly entering private property...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2014
Last comment by Renter, on Apr 21, 2014 at 8:01 am | 2 comments | 3550 Views

AROUND TOWN

City, Google in hotel talks

For more than 20 years the city has had a goal to build a large hotel with a conference center. Finally, with the help of...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2007
Last comment by ravindra, on Nov 11, 2007 at 7:11 am | 2 comments | 3549 Views

ELECTIONS

Foothill-De Anza service union urges no on parcel tax

The local community college district's service workers union is urging voters to reject Measure E, the parcel tax that proponents...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2010
Last comment by Sethro, on Oct 30, 2010 at 6:49 pm | 1 comment | 3547 Views

OTHER ISSUES

MayView Clinic to open new MV center

Mountain View's longest running low-income primary health care clinic has moved to a new location and is preparing for its...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2013
Last comment by Nick, on Aug 9, 2013 at 11:19 am | 6 comments | 3545 Views

AROUND TOWN

El Camino pulls the plug on dialysis

Two down and one to go. El Camino Hospital recently closed its Oak Pavilion dialysis center and is slated to shut down its...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2014
Last comment by YourRealName, on Jul 27, 2014 at 4:04 am | 6 comments | 3545 Views

AROUND TOWN

Businesses: developer using fence to force land sale

The owners of several small businesses say a cyclone fence went up behind their properties the evening of May 10 with no...

Original post made on May. 16, 2012
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jul 28, 2012 at 1:20 am | 27 comments | 3541 Views

ELECTIONS

Measure N racks up more 'yes' votes

The $150 million school bond proposed by the Los Altos School District to accommodate growing enrollment may win after all. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2014
Last comment by SQW, on Nov 17, 2014 at 8:40 pm | 67 comments | 3541 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Friends, family mourn Jeffrey Johnson

More than 100 grieving friends and family members gathered at St. Simon Church last Friday to attend the funeral service...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2008
Last comment by Kri$tin, on Feb 28, 2008 at 12:41 am | 1 comment | 3538 Views

AROUND TOWN

Prefab diner's assembly underway

A year ago, local auto shop owner Tom Mertl announced his plan to truck a 1930s prefab diner to Mountain View from Massachusetts....

Original post made on May. 8, 2008
Last comment by eric, on May 9, 2008 at 1:51 pm | 3 comments | 3537 Views
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