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SCHOOLS & KIDS

High school students do well on API tests

Students in the Mountain View-Los Altos High School District made notable gains in this year's Academic Performance Index,...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2009
Last comment by parent, on Sep 26, 2009 at 8:50 pm | 5 comments | 1915 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local schools line up for federal dollars

Last week school districts around the state decided whether they would move forward in applying for a piece of $4.35 billion...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2010
Last comment by Dennis, on Feb 11, 2010 at 11:48 am | 11 comments | 1915 Views

AROUND TOWN

MV pedestrian killed in Sunnyvale

A Mountain View woman was fatally struck by a car in Sunnyvale on Thursday evening, authorities said today. Read the full...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2012
Last comment by Keith, on Sep 30, 2012 at 6:28 pm | 8 comments | 1915 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Baby is a perfect 10

Amit Nisenbaum and his wife Lilach, have a knack for having their babies on significant days. Their newest addition is a...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1914 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Nadine Levin named interim Atherton city manager

Nadine Levin, who retired in June as Mountain View's longtime assistant city manager, has been named Atherton's transitional...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2010
Last comment by taxpayer, on Oct 31, 2010 at 8:59 am | 7 comments | 1914 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mountain View tackles hate crimes, plans for proactive approach

After a spate of recent hate crimes in Mountain View, community leaders said Wednesday that the city needs to take a proactive...

Original post made by GSB on Mar. 26, 2009
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Mar 26, 2009 at 10:32 pm | 1 comment | 1913 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Algae turns waste into fuel

Worried about the scarcity of fossil fuels? Researchers at Mountain View's NASA Ames say they have a solution. Read the...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Apr 23, 2012 at 5:33 pm | 5 comments | 1913 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bigger class sizes, no teacher raises at MV Whisman

Last week, Mountain View elementary and middle school officials approved next year's budget, which aims to make do with dwindling...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2010
Last comment by Tea Partyer, on Jun 26, 2010 at 7:38 am | 8 comments | 1912 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Developers interested in NASA Research Park

Four major real estate developers have expressed interest in developing a nearly three million-square-foot research park...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2009
Last comment by eric, on Jul 8, 2009 at 10:13 pm | 5 comments | 1911 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Curb enthusiasm in Rex Manor area

The City Council unanimously made an exception to the rules Tuesday, allowing the Rex Manor neighborhood to keep its much-loved...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2009
Last comment by RMT of Rex Manor, on Apr 25, 2009 at 1:47 pm | 6 comments | 1910 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What's the difference between MVHS, LAHS, Gunn, Paly?

We have narrowed down our choices of high schools and plan to move to Los Altos or Palo Alto. What are the differences? I...

Original post made by Parent on Dec. 26, 2009
Last comment by MVHS Parent, on Jan 2, 2010 at 10:53 am | 3 comments | 1910 Views

AROUND TOWN

Put the article about ATM skimming on-line

That's news that people really need to know. Put it on-line so we can send the link to our friends....

Original post made by Bernie Brightman on Feb. 10, 2009
Last comment by Bernie Brightman, on Feb 10, 2009 at 12:59 pm | 2 comments | 1909 Views

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Dramatic final hearing for Minton's project

It was a house divided in a packed City Council chambers Tuesday night, as supporters and opponents clashed over a proposed...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2010
Last comment by Caltrain Rider, on Mar 30, 2010 at 10:09 am | 40 comments | 1909 Views

AROUND TOWN

Saving Hangar One

The southern doors of Hangar One at Moffett Field were completely stripped of siding as of Tuesday. Read the full story...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
Last comment by DoSomeTHINGwithIt, on Sep 17, 2011 at 11:23 pm | 21 comments | 1909 Views

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Service above self

If you want to do well while doing good, Mountain View's Rotary Club provides both outlets — business networking and...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2009
Last comment by Alicia Crank, on Jan 2, 2009 at 8:34 am | 1 comment | 1908 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google to build fiber network at Stanford

Palo Alto's dream of a citywide ultra-high-speed broadband network will soon take shape on a smaller scale just beyond the...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2010
Last comment by Thom, on Nov 17, 2010 at 3:52 pm | 2 comments | 1908 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Stanford physiologist shares Nobel Prize in chemistry

A Stanford Medical School professor today won the Nobel Prize in chemistry for his work on receptors that convey chemical...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2012
Last comment by Kate, on Oct 11, 2012 at 11:13 am | 1 comment | 1908 Views

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High school district preparing for Common Core

Local high school district officials are planning to use about $750,000 from the state to help pay for professional development...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2014
Last comment by Helen, on Mar 27, 2014 at 11:16 pm | 2 comments | 1908 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google deals a no-no if Jabbari wins council seat?

The election of a Google employee to the City Council could mean no new lucrative deals between the internet giant and the...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by Tom, on Oct 15, 2010 at 9:30 am | 4 comments | 1907 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Union urges no on Foothill-De Anza parcel tax

The local community college district's service workers union is urging voters to reject Measure E, the parcel tax that proponents...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2010
Last comment by Hardin, on Nov 2, 2010 at 9:52 am | 10 comments | 1907 Views
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