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OTHER ISSUES

Hetch Hetchy project a no-go

A litany of fiery statements Tuesday night did not stop the City Council from cleaning the slate at 450 Whisman Road, rejecting...

Original post made on May. 2, 2008
Last comment by DM, on May 2, 2008 at 12:24 pm | 1 comment | 4503 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Dogtown and Z-Girls

Cynthia Zawilski has been working to change the image of skateboarding, which is still dominated by the boys. And last Friday,...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2008
Last comment by Sacramento Cole, on Mar 19, 2008 at 5:48 pm | 4 comments | 4502 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Legal action forces toxic clean up in Permanente Creek

After being sued by the Sierra Club for dumping toxics from its mining operations into the upper reaches of Permanante Creek,...

Original post made on May. 13, 2013
Last comment by rain, on Jun 4, 2013 at 9:51 pm | 3 comments | 4502 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

52 teachers could lose jobs

A total of 52 teachers in the Los Altos School District have been notified that they may lose their jobs -- an announcement...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2011
Last comment by "JUST THINK ABOUT IT", on Mar 31, 2011 at 4:36 pm | 24 comments | 4500 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Home sales buck downward trend

While the median price of a home has decreased in Mountain View over the last year, the number of home sales has gone up. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2008
Last comment by Delbert, on Dec 5, 2008 at 7:30 am | 12 comments | 4500 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google-employed commissioner resigns

Citing concerns about the perception of a conflict of interest, Google employee Rachel Grossman has resigned from the the...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2014
Last comment by MVResident67, on Mar 10, 2014 at 6:32 pm | 14 comments | 4496 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Handyman arrested on child molestation charges

Police are looking for more victims of a 43-year-old man who was arrested last week on charges of touching two young girls...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2014
Last comment by Mother Mary, on Aug 4, 2014 at 8:31 pm | 3 comments | 4495 Views

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11 applicants for school board seat

The Mountain View Whisman School District is looking to fill a seat left vacant by former school board president Chris Chiang,...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2015
Last comment by Gary, on Aug 8, 2015 at 6:15 pm | 8 comments | 4494 Views

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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 | 4493 Views

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No biz opposition to plastic bag ban plan

If businesses oppose the proposal to ban plastic bags in Mountain View, it's not been obvious or apparent. Read the full...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2012
Last comment by LovingMtnView, on Aug 3, 2012 at 9:56 am | 2 comments | 4493 Views

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The Art of Collage: Works by Sylvie A. Serex-Bonnet at CSMA's Mohr Gallery

A Benefit Exhibition for the Community School of Music and Arts at Finn Center, December 3, 2007–January 26, 2008. OPENING...

Original post made by csma on Nov. 19, 2007
There are no comments yet. 4491 Views

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Prometheus draws ire from tenants, again

Residents of downtown's largest apartment complex are demanding compensation from their landlord, Prometheus Real Estate...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2010
Last comment by James, on Dec 27, 2010 at 5:06 pm | 10 comments | 4491 Views

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Crews film 'Silicon Valley' TV show in Palo Alto

A film crew was in downtown Palo Alto on March 12 to film an HBO television show pilot directed by Mike Judge. Read the...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2013
Last comment by ORACLE, on Mar 13, 2013 at 4:16 pm | 1 comment | 4489 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Corporations are not people, council says

The City Council on Tuesday passed a resolution in support of efforts to amend the U.S. Constitution to abolish "corporate...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2012
Last comment by BeckyJ, on Mar 26, 2012 at 9:12 am | 23 comments | 4488 Views

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Good Non-crowded places to view fireworks

Anyone know of any good -- not crazy-traffic-crowded -- places to go with a family to view shoreline fireworks? We have...

Original post made by lbhu on Jul. 4, 2008
There are no comments yet. 4487 Views

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Friday December 7, 2007 from 6- 9 pm, Photography reception, Norton Gallery, Pacific Art League of Palo Alto

Something Changed In My Eye Currently there is a retrospective of Karen Schreiber’s photographs taken from different...

Original post made by Karen Schreiber on Dec. 5, 2007
There are no comments yet. 4486 Views

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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 | 4486 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Creative charter school wins renewal

Even after it won a 5-2 vote last week from the county Board of Education to renew its charter for five years, Bullis Charter...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2011
Last comment by Honest Abe, on Nov 15, 2011 at 9:44 pm | 36 comments | 4485 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Sketch released of 'stranger' who lunged at Bubb student

Police have released a composite sketch of the man they suspect lunged at a 9-year-old female Bubb Elementary School student...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2012
Last comment by bubb rubb, on Apr 2, 2012 at 10:47 am | 13 comments | 4483 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Lieber's campaign to focus on Prop. 13, budget

Former Mountain View mayor and state Assembly member Sally Lieber is known for being a Democrat further to the left than...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2012
Last comment by Hardin, on Mar 25, 2012 at 10:46 pm | 49 comments | 4483 Views
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Tava Kitchen shutters in Palo Alto
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Wasband
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