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AROUND TOWN

Google's growth spurt shapes city

With the economy in recovery, Google is poised for a period of major growth in Mountain View and may soon leave its mark...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2011
Last comment by Elizabeth, on Jun 3, 2011 at 12:33 pm | 3 comments | 2600 Views

AROUND TOWN

Former Stanford Hospital worker arrested for sexual battery

A former hospital technician at Stanford Hospital and Clinics has been arrested for sexually battering a patient, Palo Alto...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2013
Last comment by UC Davis Grad, on Sep 11, 2013 at 5:03 pm | 2 comments | 2600 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Huge day care center closes

Three hundred low-cost child-care slots disappeared last week when the owners of the 37-year-old Peninsula Day Care Center...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2011
Last comment by Political Insider, on Jun 21, 2011 at 2:24 pm | 13 comments | 2599 Views

MOVIES

Standing up in the face of cancer

Stand-up comedian and cancer patient Steve Mazan will be making an appearance at El Camino Hospital on Tuesday, Oct. 4, to...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2011
Last comment by Jason, on Sep 30, 2011 at 2:47 pm | 1 comment | 2599 Views

AROUND TOWN

Venture capitalists make lifetime philanthropy pledge

The six partners of the Menlo Park venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz will give a $1 million "group donation" to six...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2012
Last comment by Hardin, on Apr 30, 2012 at 10:29 pm | 3 comments | 2599 Views

AROUND TOWN

Baguette Quartette - Free Family Concert at CSMA

The Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA) at Finn Center presents Parisian music circa 1930's brought to life with beguiling,...

Original post made by csma on Sep. 19, 2008
Last comment by csma, on Sep 19, 2008 at 10:12 am | 1 comment | 2598 Views

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Bicyclist suffers minor injuries in Hit and Run accident

An Alta Vista High School student suffered minor injuries this morning after being struck by a car while riding her bicycle...

Original post made by Joe on Oct. 21, 2008
Last comment by Joe, on Oct 22, 2008 at 11:25 am | 4 comments | 2597 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Huzzahs for Higgins

After 230 board meetings during her six years as a trustee of the elementary school district, Gloria Higgins has decided...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2008
Last comment by parent, on Dec 29, 2008 at 5:19 pm | 16 comments | 2597 Views

BOOKS

New book sheds light on city's earliest buildings

A new book by Mountain View historian Nick Perry gives a sense of place to the city's history, including an area that was...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2012
Last comment by GC, on Oct 28, 2012 at 10:15 pm | 2 comments | 2597 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

High school district plans WiFi upgrade

The local high school district is laying the groundwork for what it predicts to be an increasingly wireless future, and plans...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2010
Last comment by A Proud Black Man, on Nov 25, 2010 at 12:04 pm | 3 comments | 2596 Views

AROUND TOWN

Voice makes push for mail delivery

In an effort to reduce our carbon footprint and eliminate use of the ubiquitous blue plastic bags, the <I>Voice</I></B> is...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2008
Last comment by Don Frances, on Aug 25, 2008 at 11:16 am | 11 comments | 2595 Views

AROUND TOWN

Holiday sparkle at City Hall

Mountain View residents got into the spirit of the season at the city's annual Holiday Tree Lighting ceremony on Monday evening,...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2010
Last comment by Police, on Dec 13, 2010 at 3:19 pm | 5 comments | 2594 Views

AROUND TOWN

Car jumps curb, hits man on California Street

A mysterious car crash Thursday afternoon left a 19-year-old Mountain View resident in serious condition, after a truck smashed...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2009
Last comment by Lazy Cops, on Jan 30, 2009 at 10:14 am | 15 comments | 2593 Views

AROUND TOWN

City acquires possible shopping center location

With an eye towards building another shopping center in Mountain View, the city has acquired a $9.5 million piece of property...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2009
Last comment by Linda Dupre, on Nov 17, 2009 at 7:25 pm | 23 comments | 2593 Views

OTHER ISSUES

How big is that house, really?

A home's square footage is a number easily misrepresented, especially when determining ever-ambiguous "liveable space." Measurements...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2014
Last comment by Richard, on Jun 20, 2014 at 2:14 am | 1 comment | 2592 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman made basic aid district

Further complicating the financial uncertainty over Mountain View Whisman's future, the local elementary school district...

Original post made on May. 27, 2009
Last comment by Parent, on Jun 1, 2009 at 2:47 pm | 13 comments | 2591 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mountain Bay Plaza's muddy beginnings

Today, locals walking by Mountain View's tallest building -- the 12-story office structure at 444 Castro St. -- are greeted...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2009
Last comment by Nana, on Jan 14, 2009 at 11:07 am | 5 comments | 2590 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gay youth finding their voice

The students who attend the weekly Outlet group meetings at the Community Health Awareness Council, or CHAC, in Mountain...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 24, 2009 at 11:16 pm | 12 comments | 2590 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Police to forgo pay raises for a year

With just a few weeks left to patch a $4.3 million general fund deficit, the city's police have agreed to go without regular...

Original post made on May. 25, 2010
Last comment by Library Employee, on May 31, 2010 at 8:00 pm | 24 comments | 2590 Views

AROUND TOWN

Blocked pathway causes a stir

The city is looking into complaints from residents after a homeowners association decided to block off the only path through...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2010
Last comment by CalTrain Passenger, on Aug 25, 2010 at 9:24 pm | 20 comments | 2588 Views
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