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School district confirms Polifrone's departure

Patty Polifrone, the longtime teacher at the Mountain View Whisman School District whose "tough love" teaching style sparked...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2009
Last comment by Watchdog, on May 11, 2011 at 1:17 pm | 26 comments | 3526 Views


Protection proposed for old bordello

Council member Greg Perry doesn't want there to be any excuse for the former brothel, dog track and speakeasy at 655 Eunice...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2008
Last comment by Mackenthun, on Jun 28, 2008 at 12:12 am | 1 comment | 3525 Views


Reward raised to $10,000 in Merales murder

The City Council held an emergency meeting Wednesday evening to increase the reward for information leading to arrests for...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2008
Last comment by Lives downtown, on Mar 6, 2008 at 6:28 pm | 4 comments | 3522 Views


Ivanovic pulls ahead of Swan in LASD race

Sunday's updated election results show that Vladimir Ivanovic has overtaken John Swan in the Los Altos School District election,...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2014
Last comment by LASD & BCS Parent, on Nov 18, 2014 at 6:22 am | 78 comments | 3521 Views


MV Whisman ponders district transfers

Read the full story here posted Friday, February 15, 2008, 2:04 PM...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2008
Last comment by Non-Resident, on Feb 25, 2008 at 7:57 pm | 12 comments | 3520 Views


Dispute over human rights measure in Mountain View

When it comes to basic human rights, there's surely some fundamentals that most can agree on. For instance: Everyone has...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2015
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Jul 25, 2015 at 10:45 am | 35 comments | 3517 Views


Caltrain riders sound off on budget cuts

About 860 people have weighed in on potential service cuts at Caltrain, including 245 who attended the company's Bay Area...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2010
Last comment by Jarrett, on Aug 26, 2010 at 11:44 pm | 9 comments | 3516 Views


No labor peace for hotel on city land

In a closed-door meeting last week about a hotel and office development proposed for city land at 750 Moffett Boulevard,...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2014
Last comment by Maher, on Sep 18, 2014 at 7:36 pm | 8 comments | 3516 Views


Parcel tax present: $166,000

Mountain View Whisman school officials searching for ways to compensate for expected cuts in state funding will get some...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2008
Last comment by Alan, on Mar 21, 2008 at 10:56 am | 7 comments | 3515 Views


Kids' Art on Main Street

Visit the Main Street Café and Books in Los Altos from May 1-30 to see children’s art from the Community School of Music...

Original post made by csma on Apr. 23, 2008
There are no comments yet. 3514 Views


Robots deployed to protect and serve

Standing at 5 feet tall and weighing 300 pounds, Knightscope K5 looks like it came straight out of the sci-fi film Stars...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2015
Last comment by PA Resident, on Aug 11, 2015 at 9:44 am | 4 comments | 3514 Views


Two-alarm fire damages Dittmer's

A two-alarm blaze significantly damaged a butcher shop and shut down a neighboring sushi restaurant in Mountain View early...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2011
Last comment by Sean, on Mar 7, 2011 at 6:06 pm | 22 comments | 3512 Views


"March against illegal guns" hits downtown Thursday

A march down Castro Street is planned for Thursday evening in support of "commonsense measure to prevent gun violence." Read...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2013
Last comment by the_punnisher, on Oct 21, 2013 at 8:24 pm | 35 comments | 3510 Views



What is the single most important thing Mountain View can do to be more sustainable? ______ The Mountain View Environmental...

Original post made by aileen La Bouff on May. 1, 2008
There are no comments yet. 3509 Views


The tweeting species: A conversation with Jonathan Franzen

When novelist and tech-skeptic Jonathan Franzen pays a visit March 6 to Mountain View as part of the Peninsula Open Space...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2014
Last comment by Spletz, on Mar 7, 2014 at 2:59 pm | 1 comment | 3508 Views


Council puts focus on youth and gangs

After naming gang violence as a top concern, the City Council put its money where its mouth is Tuesday by voting to permanently...

Original post made on May. 31, 2008
Last comment by DG, on Jun 2, 2008 at 7:15 am | 2 comments | 3507 Views


Corporations are not people, council says

The City Council on Tuesday passed a resolution in support of efforts to amend the U.S. Constitution to abolish "corporate...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2012
Last comment by BeckyJ, on Mar 26, 2012 at 9:12 am | 23 comments | 3507 Views


CSMA names new director

The new executive director of the Community School of Music and Arts is starting her new job today. Read the full story...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2013
Last comment by Music Lover, on Aug 8, 2013 at 9:44 am | 1 comment | 3506 Views


New veterans memorial approved

A new memorial for war veterans and those who serve in the military was approved unanimously by the City Council on Tuesday,...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2014
Last comment by Juan Saucedo, on Feb 13, 2015 at 7:35 am | 8 comments | 3504 Views


Bike Share marks first anniversary with discounts, freebies

Bay Area Bike Share is celebrating its first anniversary by extending special offers to its members this week. Read the...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2014
Last comment by Steve, on Sep 2, 2014 at 3:50 pm | 14 comments | 3504 Views
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