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Train strikes, kills pedestrian in Sunnyvale

A 20-year-old man was struck and killed by a Caltrain in Sunnyvale Sunday morning, March 29, according to Caltrain officials. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2015
Last comment by Ron MV, on Mar 30, 2015 at 9:02 pm | 2 comments | 3335 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Weight loss dreams and schemes

Debbiie White says she would be dead if not for her bariatric surgery at El Camino Hospital. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2008
Last comment by Janette, on Jun 26, 2008 at 2:45 pm | 1 comment | 3332 Views

SPORTS

Council: McKelvey ball fields will stay

The City Council on Tuesday night did not support a proposal for removing a 90-foot baseball field from McKelvey Park, despite...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2011
Last comment by Oldschoolbaseballer, on Feb 26, 2011 at 1:55 pm | 7 comments | 3332 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Not too late to begin impeachment

You might occasionally see around Mountain View in the vicinity of the Sunday Farmers Market, the Caltrain station and...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2008
Last comment by yr funny, on Jun 15, 2008 at 6:17 pm | 4 comments | 3330 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Guardsmen back from Ike rescue

Air National Guardsmen from the Moffett Field-based 129th Rescue Wing returned home last week after performing rescue operations...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2008
Last comment by Proud MV Resident, on Sep 25, 2008 at 3:59 pm | 2 comments | 3330 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Neighbors frothing over beer garden plan

A handful of condo dwellers on Bryant Street have so far been successful in blocking a new restaurant and beer garden proposed...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2012
Last comment by smadison, on Jun 19, 2012 at 7:32 pm | 27 comments | 3330 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Khan in the classroom

Khan Academy, the internet teaching sensation, will have a bigger presence in the classroom. Mountain View's elementary and...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2012
Last comment by Garrett, on Oct 1, 2012 at 12:39 pm | 8 comments | 3330 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 | 3329 Views

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Council shifts gears on San Antonio plan

After sharp public opposition delayed phase two of Merlone Geier's Village at San Antonio Center project last week, City...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2014
Last comment by Taxpayer, on Jul 11, 2014 at 3:22 pm | 1 comment | 3329 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

It's back to school for Mountain View

It was an emotional moment for kindergarten parents at Monta Loma Elementary when the 8:30 bell rang and their kids filtered...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2014
Last comment by MVDad, on Aug 19, 2014 at 10:29 pm | 2 comments | 3329 Views

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Bike to Work Day a hit, organizers say

The 14th Annual Bike to Work Day resulted in an "amazing turnout," organizers said, including more than 600 bikers at the...

Original post made on May. 23, 2008
Last comment by jeff, on May 23, 2008 at 6:27 am | 1 comment | 3328 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Parents up in arms over 'abusive' teacher

Mountain View parents say they are fed up with a fourth grade teacher at Huff Elementary School who they claim is not being...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by another brick in the wall, on Apr 5, 2009 at 10:26 am | 25 comments | 3328 Views

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Spare the Air day today, tomorrow

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has declared Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 23 and 24, "Spare the Air Days," with...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2013
Last comment by Fred, on Dec 23, 2013 at 6:54 pm | 6 comments | 3328 Views

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Public input favors Mountain View minimum wage increase

Residents and local business owners are largely in favor of an increase to Mountain View's minimum wage, according to input...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2014
Last comment by Mr. Tee, on Sep 16, 2014 at 7:56 pm | 16 comments | 3328 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Review: A sweet but spiceless 'Sense'

In spite of a talented cast and attractive production values, TheatreWorks' production of Jane Austen's "Sense and Sensibility"...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2011
Last comment by Old Ben, on Sep 2, 2011 at 3:17 am | 2 comments | 3327 Views

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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 | 3327 Views

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More than hot air: Leaf blowers present health risks

Blasting air at up to 185 mph, leaf blowers can whip up hazardous particles and contaminants from the ground at speeds greater...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2015
Last comment by NEON, on Aug 28, 2015 at 3:19 pm | 23 comments | 3327 Views

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Mountain View's greenest home

The house at 96 Eldora Drive is so green -- with its special lighting, greywater system and geothermal heating, among other...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2008
Last comment by Bernie Brightman, on Oct 25, 2008 at 10:54 am | 1 comment | 3326 Views

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Mtn. View man killed in single-vehicle crash

Mountain View resident Kyle Simpson, 21, has been identified as the victim of a fatal rollover crash on Interstate Highway...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2010
Last comment by God's friend, on Apr 4, 2010 at 5:46 pm | 22 comments | 3326 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 | 3324 Views
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