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AROUND TOWN

Hackers hit MV's streets in "underwear run"

A Saint Patrick's Day "underwear run" has helped Mountain View's Hacker Dojo in its efforts to raise $60,000 towards getting...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2012
Last comment by Ned, on Mar 22, 2012 at 8:12 pm | 17 comments | 2669 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School test scores continue to climb

Officials from both of Mountain View's public school districts are hailing recently released state standardized testing data...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Sep 24, 2012 at 9:30 am | 5 comments | 2669 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Principal Moody joins Hall of Fame

Usually, when you think of the football star at your high school, a student comes to mind. But at Mountain View High, you...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2009
Last comment by parent, on Nov 12, 2009 at 8:11 am | 2 comments | 2668 Views

ELECTIONS

City puts broader phone tax on ballot

The City Council voted Tuesday to have voters decide whether the city should extend its phone tax to internet phone services...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by "Just Think About It", on Aug 28, 2010 at 10:37 am | 3 comments | 2668 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 Nov. 2, 2008
Last comment by workingman, on Nov 5, 2008 at 8:23 am | 6 comments | 2667 Views

OTHER ISSUES

HOLIDAY FUND: Day Worker Center continues to grow despite challenges

Lorenzo Organista once led a platoon of men in the Mexican Army. Now, in Mountain View and nearby cities, he's a leader of...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2008
Last comment by Minuteman 7.62, on Sep 28, 2010 at 9:58 pm | 9 comments | 2667 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 2667 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 | 2666 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council tells developer to scale back San Antonio project

In a study session Tuesday, City Council members rejected a new redevelopment proposal for San Antonio shopping center, telling...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2012
Last comment by Serena, on Oct 15, 2012 at 4:22 pm | 4 comments | 2664 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google trades new WiFi for old system

The end is near for the city's aging Google WiFi system, City Council members decided Tuesday. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2014
Last comment by Mr. Big, on Mar 2, 2014 at 5:34 pm | 20 comments | 2663 Views

OTHER ISSUES

New heart care technology getting trial at El Camino

A new technology, intended to cut down on unnecessary, costly and potentially dangerous heart procedures, will begin trials...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by A. Reader, on Nov 20, 2010 at 12:32 am | 2 comments | 2660 Views

AROUND TOWN

Crews to film 'Silicon Valley' TV show in Palo Alto

A film crew will be in downtown Palo Alto to film an HBO television show pilot today (Tuesday), according to the city. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2013
Last comment by Bogaigh, on Mar 12, 2013 at 5:04 pm | 2 comments | 2660 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New principal selected for PACT

The Mountain View Whisman School District has selected the first principal to run PACT — the popular parent participation...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2009
Last comment by Huff Parent, on Jul 9, 2009 at 9:16 pm | 41 comments | 2659 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 | 2658 Views

AROUND TOWN

Arrest made in South Bay bank robbery spree

Police arrested a man at the Pacific Inn on Wednesday who they say robbed five South Bay banks in recent weeks, three of...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2009
Last comment by Jconnor, on Aug 27, 2009 at 6:25 pm | 3 comments | 2658 Views

AROUND TOWN

The coffee-beer buzz

The romantic adage "we go together like peanut butter and jelly" should be amended to "we go together like coffee and beer." Read...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2014
Last comment by DC, on Mar 2, 2014 at 7:35 pm | 1 comment | 2658 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google donates $50K to restore Immigrant House

As Google looks to improve its image locally, the search giant's latest gift to the city will help with the restoration of...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2014
Last comment by Wenyleela, on Mar 16, 2014 at 3:10 pm | 5 comments | 2658 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 | 2657 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council OKs designs for two bridges, tunnel

The City Council last week approved conceptual designs for further upgrades to the city's trail network that would extend...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2009
Last comment by dfb, on Oct 30, 2009 at 12:33 am | 19 comments | 2656 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Early seasonal illnesses stoke swine flu fears

Parents with children in the Mountain View Whisman School District are expressing worries that some kids may already have...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2009
Last comment by Evan, on Nov 5, 2009 at 6:58 pm | 5 comments | 2656 Views
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