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Google leases campus south of 101

Googlers are set to move into Mountain View's Whisman neighborhood next year as Google has signed a 10-year lease for a large...

Original post made on May. 18, 2011
Last comment by Julia, on May 24, 2011 at 2:29 pm | 6 comments | 2843 Views

AROUND TOWN

College district ready to build

After a two-year legal battle over Measure C, the Foothill-De Anza Community College District can finally move ahead to sell...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2008
Last comment by Alan, on Apr 10, 2008 at 7:45 am | 1 comment | 2842 Views

OTHER ISSUES

CSA adjusts to rough economy

Citing the rising cost of food and fuel, the Community Services Agency said last week that it is launching new projects to...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2008
Last comment by Ned, on Aug 5, 2008 at 8:31 pm | 1 comment | 2839 Views

AROUND TOWN

Venture capitalists make lifetime philanthropy pledge

The six partners of the Menlo Park venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz will give a $1 million "group donation" to six...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2012
Last comment by Hardin, on Apr 30, 2012 at 10:29 pm | 3 comments | 2835 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Google manager joins school board

With the local elementary school district facing steep budget cuts, last week its board of trustees appointed a local parent...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2008
Last comment by Teacher, on Mar 10, 2008 at 8:35 pm | 9 comments | 2833 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City officials want delay of medical pot ordinance

Mountain View may become the only city in the county to specifically allow medical marijuana dispensaries, and city officials...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2011
Last comment by PeaceLove, on Feb 23, 2011 at 3:11 pm | 25 comments | 2832 Views

OTHER ISSUES

VTA light rail train hits and kills pedestrian

A pedestrian was struck and killed by a VTA light rail train in Mountain View early this morning. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2008
Last comment by PA Resident, on Jul 21, 2008 at 11:00 am | 1 comment | 2831 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police seek suspect in burglary spree

Mountain View police are looking for a man in his 50s who they believe is involved in a spree of 18 residential burglaries...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2008
Last comment by suspicious, on Sep 28, 2008 at 3:38 pm | 10 comments | 2831 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Elementary school district to drop Title I

The Mountain View Whisman School District has decided not to accept Title I federal funding next year. Taking the money would...

Original post made on May. 13, 2011
Last comment by localmom, on May 17, 2011 at 10:05 pm | 5 comments | 2831 Views

ELECTIONS

Keep Outside Money Out of Local Politics

I follow the city council race closely because I care about the city very much. It is very important for me to have someone...

Original post made by alarmed_citizen on Oct. 14, 2014
Last comment by Looks like Outside money worked, on Nov 6, 2014 at 4:23 pm | 117 comments | 2831 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial on Ghysels was full of cheap shots

I am writing to convey my disappointment in the Nov. 6 editorial "The superintendent and the principal." The piece seems...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by Augie, on Nov 15, 2009 at 10:12 am | 3 comments | 2829 Views

MOVIES

Free turkey dinners for Thanksgiving

Mountain View's downtown turkey day tradition continues. Ristorante Don Giovanni at 235 Castro St. will hold its 23rd annual...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2012
Last comment by Twinkies, on Nov 21, 2012 at 10:05 pm | 2 comments | 2829 Views

AROUND TOWN

VTA looks to improve service to Levi's Stadium

The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority is assessing ways to improve carrying fans to Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2014
Last comment by 9ers fan, on Aug 7, 2014 at 8:20 pm | 7 comments | 2829 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hospital board imposes new contract on nurses

Last night, in a divided decision, the board of directors for El Camino Hospital unilaterally approved a new contract between...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2010
Last comment by Blane, on Dec 3, 2010 at 12:57 pm | 26 comments | 2828 Views

AROUND TOWN

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. 26, 2008
Last comment by Commuter, on Jun 27, 2008 at 12:13 pm | 2 comments | 2827 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

With PACT moving in, preschool looks for new home

The Mountain View Child Development Center -- a YMCA-run preschool for low-income families which has operated for 20 years...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2009
Last comment by eric, on Mar 11, 2009 at 2:01 pm | 23 comments | 2827 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New superintendent peddles optimism for MV Whisman school district

Former lawyer Craig Goldman -- who has been in education for 20 years as a teacher, principal and administrator -- takes...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by Laid Off Teacher, on Sep 13, 2010 at 1:39 pm | 8 comments | 2825 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teachers get raise, bonus

Teachers in Mountain View elementary and middle schools will see higher salaries next year along with a one-time, 1.5-percent...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2010
Last comment by PTA Dad, on Dec 19, 2010 at 7:38 am | 5 comments | 2822 Views

AROUND TOWN

Los Altos, MVLA prepare for joint meeting

Los Altos City Council members and trustees from the Mountain View Los Altos High School District are scheduled to meet Monday,...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2008
Last comment by LOL, on Jun 8, 2008 at 11:45 am | 1 comment | 2819 Views

AROUND TOWN

Reaping the benefits of gardening

Growing up as an "army brat," Pam Scott recalled moving around the country in her youth. While her state of residence continuously...

Original post made on May. 22, 2014
Last comment by randy albin, on May 22, 2014 at 11:07 am | 1 comment | 2819 Views
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