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AROUND TOWN

Developer would level downtown 'eyesore'

A small hotel on Evelyn Avenue near Castro Street, which neighbors say is "essentially a halfway house," would be demolished...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2009
Last comment by kathy, on Oct 29, 2009 at 7:30 pm | 20 comments | 2208 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Binkley guilty on all counts

A West Point graduate and war veteran was found guilty on all counts Tuesday of robbing pain pills from a local pharmacist...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2009
Last comment by Vet's Daughter, on Jan 7, 2009 at 9:13 pm | 4 comments | 2207 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hangar One may house new airship

NASA Ames deputy director Lew Braxton told a crowd last Thursday that the agency was hard at work on a plan to restore Hangar...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2009
Last comment by Chuck Estes, on Aug 6, 2009 at 5:27 pm | 3 comments | 2206 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. 28, 2010
Last comment by James, on Sep 28, 2010 at 3:13 pm | 1 comment | 2206 Views

AROUND TOWN

Thoits to sell key plot at San Antonio Center

After owning the land for more than 60 years, Thoits Brothers Inc. has decided to sell its portion of the San Antonio shopping...

Original post made on May. 21, 2009
Last comment by Mr. MV2, on May 26, 2009 at 12:56 pm | 36 comments | 2205 Views

AROUND TOWN

Santa Clara County woman tests positive for West Nile

A Santa Clara County woman has recently tested positive for West Nile virus, the county's first such case this year, health...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2013
Last comment by sbean, on Aug 7, 2013 at 10:24 pm | 2 comments | 2205 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Graham teacher honored

A Graham Middle School teacher received a $500 grant to broadcast daily news updates to the whole student body and implement...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2009
Last comment by LeS, on Feb 20, 2009 at 2:30 pm | 1 comment | 2204 Views

ELECTIONS

Valley losing federal 'mega-investments' race

Silicon Valley is losing the race for huge federal investments that will jumpstart the industries of the future, a panel...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2010
Last comment by Old Ben, on Feb 17, 2010 at 12:45 pm | 4 comments | 2204 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Prometheus proposes nearly 1,000 new apartments

After a decade almost exclusively developing ownership housing, the city is being flooded with proposals to develop nearly...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2012
Last comment by John, on Jun 16, 2012 at 1:37 pm | 15 comments | 2204 Views

OTHER ISSUES

EDITORIAL: Caltrain hears the noise

Perhaps proving that its organization is nimble enough to hear and respond to public concerns, Caltrain announced last week...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by Doc Savage, on Aug 12, 2009 at 6:34 pm | 10 comments | 2203 Views

AROUND TOWN

Graham wins Distinguished School award

Graham Middle School has been named a California Distinguished School -- an honorary title given by state education officials...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2013
Last comment by Graham Parent, on May 6, 2013 at 9:15 pm | 10 comments | 2203 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain rethinks relationship with high-speed rail

A recent decision to start California's high-speed-rail line in Central Valley has prompted Caltrain to reconsider its two-year-old...

Original post made on May. 18, 2011
Last comment by Oleg, on Jun 16, 2011 at 11:43 am | 15 comments | 2202 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Dozens picket district over preschool eviction

Nearly a hundred protestors converged on the Mountain View Whisman Elementary School District on Thursday, waving signs and...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2009
Last comment by hm, on Mar 14, 2009 at 6:18 pm | 7 comments | 2200 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVHS robotics team wins championship

The Mountain View High School robotics team can call itself one of the best in the world after winning a prestigious competition...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2009
Last comment by Alex Matulich, on Apr 22, 2009 at 1:02 pm | 2 comments | 2200 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council tackles 'ghetto' concerns

Hoping to put to rest worries that an affordable housing development would lower property values downtown, a majority of...

Original post made on May. 1, 2009
Last comment by local techie, on May 7, 2009 at 9:48 pm | 28 comments | 2200 Views

AROUND TOWN

COMING UP: Army Reserve center to break ground

A $79 million facility for Army reservists will have a groundbreaking ceremony on Saturday morning just outside the main...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2009
Last comment by REM, on Jan 12, 2009 at 11:30 am | 1 comment | 2198 Views

AROUND TOWN

Owners seek shelter from CS zone

Likening the Commercial Service zone along Old Middlefield Way to a dying coral reef, property owners of offices, repair...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2009
Last comment by Bernie Brightman, on Mar 16, 2009 at 3:53 pm | 8 comments | 2198 Views

ELECTIONS

A look at the ballot measures in the May 19 special election

Following is an overview of the six measures on the ballot in the May 19 special election. Information is provided by the...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2009
Last comment by James, on Apr 25, 2009 at 9:07 pm | 2 comments | 2197 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Even if they overturn prop 8

People are going to hate homosexuals. This is just another example of how minorities will have equal rights but in the end...

Original post made by your mom on Nov. 19, 2008
Last comment by Randall Flagg, on Nov 21, 2008 at 2:15 pm | 1 comment | 2195 Views

AROUND TOWN

MVHS rocks out at graduation

The Mountain View High School class of 2013 celebrated the end of four long -- sometimes trying -- years with an evening...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2013
Last comment by Ellen Wheeler, on Jun 6, 2013 at 5:21 pm | 2 comments | 2195 Views
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