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ELECTIONS

Google employee plans to run for City Council

With Google now established as the city's largest employer, the 2010 City Council election will be the first with a Google...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2010
Last comment by Dan Waylonis, on Jul 22, 2010 at 11:40 pm | 17 comments | 2515 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City budget relatively painless this year

If the city's unions can agree this week to trim compensation hikes next year by $500,000 it appears that the city will enjoy...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Jun 12, 2011 at 10:15 pm | 2 comments | 2514 Views

AROUND TOWN

Church neighbors appeal cell tower decision

The City Council will soon weigh in on a controversy involving a cell tower approved for the top of First Presbyterian Church,...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2010
Last comment by mugzy, on Apr 17, 2011 at 9:49 pm | 22 comments | 2513 Views

SPORTS

Council may outsource golf course on Tuesday

In what is sure to be an emotional meeting on Tuesday, the City Council is set to vote on outsourcing the operation of the...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2011
Last comment by Another Steve, on Sep 30, 2011 at 10:25 am | 17 comments | 2513 Views

AROUND TOWN

Graham wins Distinguished School award

Graham Middle School has been named a California Distinguished School -- an honorary title given by state education officials...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2013
Last comment by Graham Parent, on May 6, 2013 at 9:15 pm | 10 comments | 2512 Views

OTHER ISSUES

CSA serves up gifts, groceries and help

Each year around the holidays, the Community Services Agency gets flooded with toys, clothing and canned goods — all...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2010
Last comment by Doris, on Dec 10, 2010 at 12:44 am | 1 comment | 2511 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mountain View's youth are his beat

As local community leaders honored Marco Garcia for his work with Mountain View youth, he thanked many of them for never...

Original post made on May. 22, 2009
Last comment by Maria, on Dec 31, 2011 at 1:12 am | 4 comments | 2510 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Tax day protest at Google

As Americans across the country scrambled to mail off their W-2 and 1099 tax forms on Monday, April 18, a crowd of more than...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2011
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Apr 27, 2011 at 10:09 am | 16 comments | 2510 Views

AROUND TOWN

Video games stolen in burglary

A Mountain View man returned from vacation on Saturday to find that his apartment had been burglarized while he was gone,...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2012
Last comment by Jorge, on Nov 28, 2012 at 3:49 pm | 6 comments | 2510 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Menlo-Atherton High School Academy Program Searching for Mentors

The Menlo-Atherton High School Academy Program is looking for mentors for our 11th grade students. We are in need of...

Original post made by Kelly Todd on Oct. 22, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2509 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Army: No impact for Orion project

The Moffett Field Restoration Advisory Board met last Thursday in the midst of a whirlwind of discussions about development...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2009
Last comment by Ernest Thurlow, on Jan 7, 2009 at 10:55 pm | 2 comments | 2509 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police draw ire for public drunkenness arrests

Police and a handful of local residents hold divergent opinions about what happened late last Friday after officers responded...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by Sue, on Feb 3, 2013 at 2:30 pm | 29 comments | 2509 Views

AROUND TOWN

May Day march for immigration reform

In preparing for what is becoming an annual event, organizers of Mountain View's May Day march for immigration reform are...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2014
Last comment by Desmond, on Apr 30, 2014 at 10:16 pm | 7 comments | 2509 Views

AROUND TOWN

Details emerge on council expenses

While City Council members get only $500 a month to do what is considered a nearly full-time job, they also are entitled...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2008
Last comment by LOL, on Jun 6, 2008 at 11:16 pm | 2 comments | 2508 Views

ELECTIONS

A bad year for goal-setting

For the first time in years, the Mountain View City Council will not have an ambitious set of goals for the year, a direction...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by eric, on Apr 8, 2009 at 12:37 pm | 6 comments | 2508 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hospital district improving transparency, agency says

A better website, a distinguishing name change and modifications to the way the organization keeps track of taxpayer money...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2013
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Aug 30, 2013 at 2:13 pm | 2 comments | 2508 Views

AROUND TOWN

Carter's Chord performing in Mountain View

Don't know if anyone's heard of these girls, but they're a new country trio who released their digital debut a few weeks...

Original post made by countryboytone on Jul. 18, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2507 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Possible housing deal for cops and firefighters

In order to better respond to emergencies and deepen connections with the community, the city may soon be using a homebuyer...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2008
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 14, 2008 at 8:57 pm | 4 comments | 2507 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hospital construction on track

El Camino Hospital administrators say the new facility is on track and below budget, and should be open for patients in fall...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2008
Last comment by Mary, on Dec 21, 2008 at 1:38 pm | 1 comment | 2507 Views

OTHER ISSUES

New city property a 'food forest' in the making?

It may be hard to imagine walking into a park in the heart of Silicon Valley and being able to eat freely from an abundance...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2013
Last comment by Denise , on Jul 9, 2013 at 8:06 am | 23 comments | 2507 Views
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