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OTHER ISSUES

Meeting of Los Altos council, MVLA turns ugly

The long-awaited joint meeting Monday between high school district trustees and the Los Altos City Council began with a discussion...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2008
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Jun 12, 2008 at 9:48 pm | 1 comment | 3169 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 3168 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New special ed PTA helps parents, teachers

It isn't easy raising a child with a learning disability. Nor is it a simple task to teach one. Mountain View resident Christine...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2010
Last comment by Common Sense, on Nov 28, 2010 at 10:32 am | 2 comments | 3167 Views

AROUND TOWN

Model trains mesmerize a neighborhood

Ernie and John Bianco's front yard on Adele Avenue has been attracting train lovers young and old since 1977, when the father...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2010
Last comment by Wendy Nelson, on Dec 22, 2010 at 5:12 pm | 3 comments | 3167 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Should district have say when kids start school?

The father of a young girl is taking issue with the Mountain View Whisman School District over whether he can delay his daughter's...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2013
Last comment by Jenny, on Feb 4, 2013 at 2:36 pm | 11 comments | 3167 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fatal crash on Hwy. 280 near Los Altos

A male driver was killed early this morning on Interstate Highway 280 near Los Altos when he lost control of his car, slammed...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2015
Last comment by Maher, on Mar 11, 2015 at 3:34 pm | 1 comment | 3167 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pick your dance partners carefully

Three men told police that they had their pockets picked by one of two women on the dance floor of Molly Magees in the early...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2014
Last comment by Observer, on Jan 17, 2014 at 7:02 am | 5 comments | 3166 Views

ELECTIONS

Council to ask voters for a raise

City Council members voted Tuesday to trim down a proposed raise in pay for themselves, expressing fear that residents wouldn't...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2014
Last comment by Steve, on Apr 24, 2014 at 3:36 pm | 11 comments | 3166 Views

ELECTIONS

Worker Center submits plans for new building

The Day Worker Center of Mountain View has submitted plans to the city for a remodel of its new headquarters at 113 Escuela...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2008
Last comment by EFMohammedMartinez, on Dec 2, 2008 at 7:37 pm | 10 comments | 3164 Views

AROUND TOWN

Neighbors sought stop sign where pedestrian was hit

When Mountain View resident Ruifan Ma was struck and killed last week, it was at an intersection where neighbors have wanted...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2013
Last comment by Cuesta Resident, on Mar 14, 2013 at 9:43 pm | 1 comment | 3164 Views

AROUND TOWN

Beach access, utilities reform and cultural competency among new laws

New laws ranging from election and utilities reform to beach access and community food producers that were authored by state...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2015
Last comment by Stop the Trolls, on Jan 8, 2015 at 6:55 pm | 3 comments | 3164 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Youth leader forced out of U.S.

Lucio Caciano-Miranda, the local youth leader who worked out of St. Athanasius Catholic Church on Rengstorff Avenue, has...

Original post made on May. 20, 2008
Last comment by Thanks ICE, on Jun 4, 2008 at 11:24 am | 3 comments | 3163 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Breathalyzers a prom night tradition

Mountain View and Los Altos high schools are both holding their prom dances this Saturday night. And along with fancy dresses,...

Original post made on May. 19, 2008
Last comment by Liz, on May 19, 2008 at 1:38 pm | 1 comment | 3162 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Disabled activist puts city in his sights

George Louie weighs over 300 pounds, he says, and when his wheelchair has to roll off an unmodified sidewalk to cross the...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2008
Last comment by randy edwards, on Jan 14, 2009 at 2:02 am | 7 comments | 3162 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Diving into science

This week, high-schoolers dove into a subject that at first glance might seem rather mundane. But according to Los Altos...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2013
Last comment by 100% bicycle commuter, on Jul 25, 2013 at 6:40 pm | 2 comments | 3161 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bubb hosts 'Ability Awareness Week'

Students at Bubb Elementary School are using wheelchairs, walkers and crutches this week as part of the school's "Ability...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2008
Last comment by R. Nuytten, on Apr 16, 2008 at 6:20 pm | 1 comment | 3157 Views

AROUND TOWN

Library reopens with spiffy upgrades

A renovated lobby and new automated check-in system greeted Mountain View residents on Monday morning when the library reopened...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2008
Last comment by 4l4n, on Mar 13, 2008 at 11:53 am | 4 comments | 3156 Views

ELECTIONS

Google wunderkind running for City Council

At 20 years old Aaron Jabbari is as young as City Council candidates come. But according to Jabbari's resume, taking on a...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2010
Last comment by Michelle, on Oct 18, 2010 at 11:43 am | 19 comments | 3156 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board shuns televised meetings

As promised, Los Altos City Council member David Casas came to the local high school district Monday to once again pitch...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2008
Last comment by rex, on Jul 4, 2008 at 4:37 pm | 3 comments | 3155 Views

BOOKS

Downtown hair salons burglarized

Two hair salons on Villa Street were burglarized over the weekend when thieves made their way through locked doors and stole...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2014
Last comment by shear<3 , on Dec 22, 2014 at 2:18 pm | 3 comments | 3155 Views
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