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Schools hatch plan to narrow stubborn achievement gap

In an effort to raise test scores among Mountain View's low-income and minority students, the Mountain View Whisman School...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2015
Last comment by Ken M., on Nov 26, 2015 at 10:32 am | 19 comments | 3574 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. 3572 Views


Mountain View's fire chief stepping down

Mountain View's top fire official, who ushered in greater cooperation among the hodgepodge of South Bay emergency agencies,...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2015
Last comment by Disagree COMPLETLY, on May 21, 2015 at 3:34 pm | 6 comments | 3572 Views


LinkedIn campus plans win praise

LinkedIn's transformative plans for a new North Bayshore campus received a round of accolades from Mountain View officials...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2015
Last comment by AC, on Oct 4, 2015 at 7:44 pm | 9 comments | 3570 Views


Architect leads the way in sustainable schools

In an effort to get away from dark, dreary classrooms and stuffy gymnasiums, the Los Altos School District modernized its...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2014
Last comment by Trish, on Nov 11, 2014 at 3:36 am | 5 comments | 3569 Views


Public event set for space shuttle flyover

Update: Shuttle to flyover NASA Ames at 10:17 a.m., coming from San Francisco. The public has been invited to NASA Ames...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Sep 20, 2012 at 3:37 pm | 15 comments | 3569 Views


Kids' Art on Main Street

Original post made by csma on Apr. 23, 2008
There are no comments yet. 3566 Views


High school test scores off slightly

Local high school students averaged higher SAT and ACT scores than their peers throughout the state and nation this year,...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2010
Last comment by Linda H, on Feb 25, 2015 at 8:00 am | 5 comments | 3566 Views


Overturned car in Middlefield Road accident

Mountain View police and fire came to the aid of an injured motorist, after a two-car crash ended with one of the vehicles...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2014
Last comment by Dancing on the ceiling, on Dec 12, 2014 at 6:51 am | 5 comments | 3564 Views


earthquake triggered weapons

Considering the San Andreas fault runs closeby, I'm wondering if anyone has any info on or heard of earthquake triggered...

Original post made by e on Feb. 25, 2008
Last comment by inleaguewiththesea, on Jan 22, 2010 at 7:43 am | 2 comments | 3563 Views


Ruling sparks fresh hope for high-speed-rail critics

A fresh verdict from a Sacramento County judge threatens the one source of money that high-speed-rail officials felt was...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2013
Last comment by Waste, on Sep 4, 2013 at 4:01 pm | 4 comments | 3563 Views


Neighbors concerned over affordable housing development

With the help of a team of eight mediators, the city took extra care Thursday night to listen to the concerns of 19 neighbors...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by Thomas, on Sep 8, 2009 at 9:14 pm | 20 comments | 3562 Views


Why we published the teacher story

Last week's front page story titled "Parents up in arms over 'abusive' teacher" generated many dozens of passionate e-mails...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2009
Last comment by Mr. J, on Apr 14, 2009 at 9:34 am | 19 comments | 3561 Views


Outrage at Almond

Parents at Almond Elementary School say interim Principal Joe McCreary's kindness and leadership were just what the school...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2008
Last comment by Un-intimated Parent, on Apr 12, 2008 at 7:57 am | 3 comments | 3561 Views


Review: 'The Spectacular Now'

A mature film tenderly performed by its young leads and skillfully adapted from Tim Tharp's YA novel. -P.C. Read the full...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2013
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Unfair shake in housing report

Last April saw the grand opening of San Antonio Place, a handsome 118-unit building of "efficiency studios" designed to provide...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2008
Last comment by sherry, on Apr 14, 2008 at 10:27 am | 1 comment | 3560 Views


Bullis gets more portable space

Bullis Charter School will start the next school year with additional portable space for classrooms and a computer lab, the...

Original post made on May. 2, 2008
Last comment by lasd taxpayer, on May 2, 2008 at 2:18 pm | 1 comment | 3559 Views


Why we protest at recruitment centers

The Raging Grannies have asked me to write a few words to clarify our position about the military and military recruitment....

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2008
Last comment by Grannies Rock, on Jun 1, 2008 at 3:01 pm | 13 comments | 3559 Views


Council finally sees Shoreline traffic fix ideas

Dedicated shuttle lanes, futuristic people-movers, park-and-ride garages and new bikeways are among the transportation options...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2012
Last comment by Mountain View Mom, on Oct 25, 2012 at 2:50 pm | 26 comments | 3559 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 | 3559 Views
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La Bohème, now open on California Avenue
By Elena Kadvany | 0 comments | 2,638 views

Woodside Bakery is Closing?
By Laura Stec | 19 comments | 2,047 views

First Holidays after the Death of a Loved One
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 1,069 views

New York College Tours - Part One
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 0 comments | 904 views

Neighborhood Retail, Customers and Parking
By Steve Levy | 15 comments | 739 views