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Idea sinks for Soap Box Derby track

Mountain View's Soap Box Derby organizers have pretty much given up on a plan to build a permanent track near Shoreline Park...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2008
Last comment by JK, on Jan 1, 2009 at 12:14 pm | 3 comments | 2284 Views

ELECTIONS

Propositions offer terrible choices

California's budget stalemate and the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression culminate in the May 19 special election,...

Original post made on May. 18, 2009
Last comment by Snakefinger, on May 19, 2009 at 2:26 pm | 5 comments | 2284 Views

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Large field teed up for council race

So far, four people have expressed interest in challenging the three City Council incumbents for their seats. Friday is the...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2010
Last comment by A.Bellxxxx, on Oct 13, 2010 at 2:05 pm | 23 comments | 2284 Views

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Grant Road project pits MV against LA

After years of controversy and grief over the loss of the city's beloved pumpkin patch, the City Council on Tuesday unanimously...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2009
Last comment by Commuter, on Jul 4, 2009 at 2:13 pm | 17 comments | 2283 Views

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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 | 2283 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council supports idea for 25 cent bag fee

A proposal to discourage single use shopping bags gained the support of the City Council on Tuesday night, setting the stage...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2009
Last comment by dparksion, on Feb 5, 2009 at 2:57 pm | 8 comments | 2281 Views

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Crime brief: Electronics, jewelry stolen in burglary

Electronics, jewelry and money were stolen from a home in the 1500 block of Tyler Park Way on Dec. 8, police said. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2013
There are no comments yet. 2281 Views

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County seeks new site for north county homeless shelter

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors unanimously voted Tuesday to find a replacement for the north county's cold-weather...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2014
Last comment by DC, on Apr 21, 2014 at 8:05 pm | 3 comments | 2280 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Moffett airfield up for grabs?

Congresswoman Anna Eshoo is concerned about the potential for increased use of the runway at Moffett Federal Airfield as...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2010
Last comment by Michael, on Mar 12, 2013 at 9:48 pm | 18 comments | 2279 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teachers, school staff OK salary freeze

Teachers and staff of the local high school district have agreed to forego salary increases for two years. The pay freeze,...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2010
Last comment by "Just Think About It", on Oct 9, 2010 at 2:47 pm | 5 comments | 2276 Views

MOVIES

The Pear Avenue Theatre celebrates 10th season

The saying may be well worn, but Diane Tasca insists there is no better way for her to express what she loves about the stage:...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2011
Last comment by DL, on Sep 25, 2011 at 10:54 pm | 1 comment | 2276 Views

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TONIGHT: Decision time for Mayfield, Annex

The City Council is scheduled to vote on two big issues at its meeting tonight: the Mayfield plan, and a master plan for...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2008
Last comment by Long Time MV Resident, on Dec 10, 2008 at 9:35 am | 1 comment | 2275 Views

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Fourth of July festivities

Nothing says Independence Day to Mountain View residents like the melodious strains of the San Francisco Symphony accompanied...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2012
Last comment by Unhappy4th, on Jul 7, 2012 at 6:41 pm | 10 comments | 2275 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Accountability for tenured teachers

When local school officials reassigned a controversial elementary teacher to a middle school for the upcoming academic year,...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2009
Last comment by Kyle, on Jul 7, 2009 at 9:49 pm | 8 comments | 2274 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mob attacks two men with bats, chains

A group of at least 15, wielding bats, chains and metal rods, attacked two men Sunday afternoon as they were walking in the...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2010
Last comment by Seasoned, on Dec 9, 2010 at 4:11 pm | 22 comments | 2273 Views

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CSMA names new director

The new executive director of the Community School of Music and Arts is starting her new job today. Read the full story...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2013
Last comment by Music Lover, on Aug 8, 2013 at 9:44 am | 1 comment | 2273 Views

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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 | 2273 Views

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EPA honors Lenny Siegel

The Environmental Protection Agency is honoring Mountain View's Lenny Siegel as its "Superfund Citizen of the Year" for his...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2011
Last comment by MS, on Jul 30, 2011 at 3:20 pm | 9 comments | 2271 Views

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County honors local teachers

Cyndee Nguyen of Bubb Elementary School and Christa Wemmer of Los Altos High School are set to be named Teachers of the Year...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2012
Last comment by Teacher, on Jul 10, 2012 at 10:43 am | 8 comments | 2271 Views

ELECTIONS

Simitian to host forum on breast-density bill

State Sen. Joe Simitian, D-Palo Alto, will host a forum Tuesday night to discuss the risks associated with dense breast tissue...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2012
Last comment by USA, on Sep 12, 2012 at 11:54 am | 12 comments | 2269 Views
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