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SCHOOLS & KIDS

New school boundaries in store for MV Whisman?

Mountain View Whisman School District officials are considering changing the attendance boundaries of three local elementary...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2011
Last comment by Castro community, on Nov 27, 2011 at 10:17 pm | 31 comments | 2604 Views

AROUND TOWN

Poppy project seeks to bring native blooms to hills

The many species of non-native European weeds, which cover the California's hills, keep its native flora at bay and increase...

Original post made on May. 1, 2013
Last comment by volunteer, on May 1, 2013 at 3:16 pm | 2 comments | 2603 Views

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Free Community Arts Day at CSMA

Sunday, June 29, 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. Families with young children will enjoy this annual free event at the Community School...

Original post made by csma on May. 1, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2602 Views

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Firefighters deliver food, holiday cheer

Mountain View firefighters treated senior citizens to holiday meals on Tuesday, Dec. 11, at the Mountain View Senior Center...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2012
Last comment by Grandfather, on Dec 19, 2012 at 8:49 am | 5 comments | 2600 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Flu vaccine shipping delay cancels a 'flu clinic'

A shipping delay in this year's seasonal flu vaccine has forced cancellation of a "flu clinic" scheduled for Oct. 17 at the...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by No-Longer-As-Frustrated Mom, on Oct 21, 2009 at 2:14 pm | 12 comments | 2598 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Missing MV man found OK

Mountain View police are no longer searching for a missing at-risk man. Police said that Charles Ford, 64, who was reported...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2010
Last comment by BD, on Dec 8, 2010 at 8:21 am | 1 comment | 2598 Views

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Council to take up bike-ped safety

In response to several collisions — some deadly — and calls for change from residents, the City Council is beginning...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2012
Last comment by AC, on Dec 3, 2012 at 2:48 pm | 22 comments | 2597 Views

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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 | 2597 Views

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Tonight: OMVNA election heats up over Minton's project

Because of a controversial apartment development proposal, the normally quiet elections for the Old Mountain View Neighborhood...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2009
Last comment by @Special Agent Cert, on Dec 21, 2009 at 11:07 am | 51 comments | 2596 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Yelling and threats alleged in NASA Ames dust-up

Last month an eyebrow-raising e-mail was sent out to NASA Ames Research Center's 2,500 employees by Ames director S. Pete...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2010
Last comment by Interested Observer, on Jul 19, 2010 at 5:00 pm | 6 comments | 2596 Views

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Who turned fire station flag upside down — and why?

An unknown person or people "vandalized" the U.S. flag Thursday by turning it upside down on the flagpole at the Cuesta fire...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2008
Last comment by wundacat, on Nov 14, 2008 at 11:51 am | 12 comments | 2595 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Sparks fly in Binkley trial

In the county courthouse Monday morning, prosecutor Deborah Medved was accused of withholding findings that may have kept...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2009
Last comment by thomas medeiros, on Feb 23, 2009 at 9:42 pm | 4 comments | 2595 Views

OTHER ISSUES

BlackMonday is coming nextweek.- Dow below 9200

Yes this is it. Say goodbye to Dow 10,000. Get prepared!...

Original post made by ITOLDUSO on Sep. 18, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2594 Views

ELECTIONS

Opposing Shoreline tax by way of Measure A

A Mountain View parent upset with the lack of revenue for schools from the city's Shoreline tax district has written a ballot...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2010
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Dec 15, 2011 at 12:15 pm | 17 comments | 2594 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fake Parking Tickets

I recently came back to my car from a store and found a fake parking ticket. My car was parked legally in a parking spot,...

Original post made by Anonymous on Nov. 14, 2008
Last comment by Randall Flagg, on Nov 15, 2008 at 4:17 pm | 1 comment | 2592 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Domestic violence is up, funding for help is not

Those who work with North County's battered women didn't get a break during the holidays -- it was their busiest time of...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2011
Last comment by USA, on Jan 11, 2011 at 5:29 pm | 9 comments | 2592 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Light rain heading to Bay Area

Long-awaited rain is expected to arrive in the Bay Area this afternoon but likely won't amount to much. Read the full story...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2014
Last comment by Power Outages, on Sep 18, 2014 at 11:48 am | 8 comments | 2592 Views

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City plans yearly shredding event

Mountain View residents once again will get a chance to safely dispose of old tax returns, bank statements and medical records...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2009
Last comment by vet, on Aug 18, 2014 at 5:13 pm | 17 comments | 2591 Views

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Pot club forced from MV reopens in Sunnyvale

After being forced out of Mountain View under the city's temporary ban on Medical marijuana dispensaries, Buddy's Cannabis...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2010
Last comment by Old Ben, on Jul 19, 2010 at 1:19 pm | 52 comments | 2590 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

API numbers encouraging

California released the latest Academic Performance Index scores last week, showing that a majority of schools in both of...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2008
Last comment by GEORGE, on Sep 16, 2008 at 1:08 pm | 3 comments | 2588 Views
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