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SCHOOLS & KIDS

State releases this year's STAR results

The California Department of Education released results for the 2009 California Standards Test (STAR) on Monday, showing...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by Ned, on Aug 27, 2009 at 6:41 pm | 12 comments | 2571 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fireworks show returns to Shoreline

All over the Peninsula, cities will be celebrating the Fourth of July with fireworks, parades and other events though the...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2009
Last comment by sue, on Jul 10, 2009 at 9:05 am | 11 comments | 2570 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hospital selects new chief

El Camino Hospital announced Friday that it has a new president and chief executive officer. Tomi Ryba will take the helm...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2011
Last comment by Greg Nelson, on Sep 3, 2011 at 5:12 pm | 11 comments | 2568 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 2568 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Districts oppose Palo Alto transfer

Residents of a Palo Alto townhouse complex who hoped to transfer to the Palo Alto Unified School District got the cold shoulder...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2008
Last comment by eric, on Oct 25, 2008 at 8:04 pm | 2 comments | 2567 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Moffett a serious contender for World Expo

It appears more and more likely that the World Expo will come to Moffett Field in 2020, along with a new local landmark,...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2011
Last comment by DCS, on Feb 8, 2011 at 5:24 pm | 11 comments | 2567 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gay marriage supporters file Chick-Fil-A appeal

It appears that Chick-Fil-A's chickens have come home to roost. The company's funding of anti-gay rights groups and president...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2012
Last comment by LovingMtnView, on Aug 17, 2012 at 9:07 pm | 43 comments | 2566 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Another great year for Art & Wine Festival

The Chamber of Commerce estimates that as many as 200,000 people attended the 37th Annual Art and Wine festival last weekend...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2008
Last comment by Garrett, on Sep 14, 2008 at 5:03 pm | 1 comment | 2565 Views

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 | 2565 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cuesta Annex master plan approved

As the City Council approved a master plan for the 12-acre Cuesta Annex on Tuesday, a city history museum had its place in...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2008
Last comment by smart growther, on Dec 20, 2008 at 4:15 pm | 6 comments | 2564 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 concerned citizen, on Sep 9, 2014 at 11:54 pm | 11 comments | 2564 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 | 2564 Views

OTHER ISSUES

LinkedIn to hold job preparation clinic for homeless

LinkedIn is hosting around 75 homeless clients of InnVision Shelter Network in a job preparation clinic at its Mountain...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2014
Last comment by Konrad M. Sosnow, on Jul 19, 2014 at 12:42 pm | 3 comments | 2564 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Thunder, lightning jolt Bay Area residents

Some Bay Area residents were startled when an unusual weather system brought lightning and thunder to the region overnight. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2012
Last comment by ellekay, on Oct 11, 2012 at 12:02 am | 5 comments | 2563 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Three seek hospital seats

Three people are now vying for the two open seats on the El Camino Healthcare District board this November, kicking the election...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2014
Last comment by Susana, on Oct 7, 2014 at 11:19 pm | 7 comments | 2563 Views

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 | 2562 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Test scores rise, but schools stuck in 'program improvement'

The Mountain View Whisman School District is entering its second year of what is known as "program improvement," even though...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by Observer, on Sep 24, 2010 at 7:47 pm | 1 comment | 2562 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino Hospital's finances looking healthier

A series of policy changes at El Camino Hospital -- for patient care, staffing and executive salaries and benefits -- are...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2010
Last comment by LAF, on Feb 7, 2011 at 4:52 pm | 7 comments | 2562 Views

ELECTIONS

Big cuts considered for city services

After months of discussions with department heads, city manager Kevin Duggan has proposed budget cuts to fill a $6.1 million...

Original post made on May. 6, 2009
Last comment by smart growther, on May 7, 2009 at 4:04 pm | 3 comments | 2560 Views

AROUND TOWN

One injured in two-alarm structure fire

One person suffered burn injuries during a residential fire in Mountain View Tuesday evening, a fire dispatcher said. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2014
Last comment by Smoke, on Jul 16, 2014 at 5:32 am | 1 comment | 2560 Views
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