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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 | 4388 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Two more join quest for vacant school board seat

Two more applicants have come forward seeking the vacant seat on the Mountain View Whisman school board, with two different...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2015
Last comment by Close but..., on Jul 31, 2015 at 9:58 pm | 1 comment | 4386 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View hires new assistant city manager

Mountain View City Hall has a new No. 2 joining the staff. Audrey Seymour Ramberg, a longtime public servant with 20 years...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2015
Last comment by Common sense, on Apr 14, 2016 at 12:48 pm | 7 comments | 4384 Views

MOVIES

Review: 'The Debt'

The common moviegoing assumption that "art films" are medicinal and mainstream genre films are candy doesn't always hold...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2011
Last comment by Curious Observer, on Sep 5, 2011 at 3:34 pm | 1 comment | 4384 Views

AROUND TOWN

Advocates call for more affordable housing

Mountain View has experienced a net loss of affordable housing over the past 20 years, according to resident Roy Hayter of...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2008
Last comment by AJ, on Jun 1, 2008 at 9:04 am | 1 comment | 4382 Views

AROUND TOWN

Workers deliver petition for $15 wage at MV's Walmart

On Wednesday, Mountain View's Walmart was one of many around the country where workers presented management with a petition...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2014
Last comment by Martin, on Nov 5, 2014 at 9:30 am | 21 comments | 4382 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Reward raised to $10,000 in Merales murder

The City Council held an emergency meeting Wednesday evening to increase the reward for information leading to arrests for...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2008
Last comment by Lives downtown, on Mar 6, 2008 at 6:28 pm | 4 comments | 4381 Views

ELECTIONS

Google wunderkind running for council

At 20 years old Aaron Jabbari is as young as City Council candidates come. But according to Jabbari's resume, taking on a...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2010
Last comment by "Just Think About It", on Aug 26, 2010 at 1:47 pm | 1 comment | 4381 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District studies the value of A's and B's

Mountain View and Los Altos high school students may soon see significant shifts in the way teachers assess and grade their...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2012
Last comment by Benefits, on Apr 6, 2012 at 5:02 pm | 9 comments | 4380 Views

AROUND TOWN

Foothill board chooses Air Force base

The former Onizuka Air Force Station in Sunnyvale has been chosen as a new campus for Foothill College, Foothill-De Anza...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2011
Last comment by B. Smart, on Aug 11, 2011 at 11:12 am | 1 comment | 4380 Views

RESTAURANTS

Shop Talk: ribs ramp-up; kids' coding school

In this week's Shop Talk column: a local car wash ribs stop kicks it up a notch; Palo Alto's florists continue to disappear;...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2014
Last comment by UC Davis Grad, on Aug 4, 2014 at 1:22 pm | 2 comments | 4380 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Another stab at drawing new school boundaries

The Mountain View Whisman School District kicked off a new effort to change attendance boundaries, marking the second attempt...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by Cfrink, on Oct 3, 2016 at 12:29 am | 15 comments | 4379 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Open house draws huge crowd to NASA Ames

The public got a rare peak inside the gates of NASA Ames Research Center at Moffett Field on Saturday, which drew tens of...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2014
Last comment by steve, on Oct 23, 2014 at 7:14 pm | 11 comments | 4377 Views

AROUND TOWN

Replacement workers force end to BMW strike

After eight weeks of picketing along El Camino Real with no pay, striking service writers and mechanics at BMW of Mountain...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2008
Last comment by Scab, on Aug 15, 2008 at 11:37 am | 12 comments | 4377 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Youth Advisory Committee Takes Their Oath to Serve Mountain View

Our Youth Advisory Committee will be sworn in to service by the Mountain View City Council on February 26, 2008 at the regular...

Original post made by Kimberly Castro on Feb. 21, 2008
There are no comments yet. 4376 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 | 4376 Views

AROUND TOWN

Chick-Fil-A approved, with drive-through

Zoning administrator Peter Gilli on Wednesday evening approved a new Chick-Fil-A with a drive-through for 1962 El Camino...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2012
Last comment by HighProof, on Jul 18, 2012 at 1:36 pm | 18 comments | 4376 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Should priority be summer school or teacher training?

School officials at the Mountain View Whisman School District are hunting for ways to boost student achievement, following...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2016
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Feb 23, 2016 at 1:18 pm | 26 comments | 4375 Views

ELECTIONS

Convention was 'magical,' say local reps

Having recently returned from his third Democratic National Convention, Los Altos resident Jim Thurber said no other political...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2008
Last comment by Don Frances, on Sep 15, 2008 at 11:05 am | 10 comments | 4375 Views

OTHER ISSUES

MV council declines to revisit El Camino bus plan

A proposal to dedicate lanes of El Camino Real for bus traffic continues to be a lightning rod of controversy in Mountain...

Original post made on May. 20, 2015
Last comment by MVResident67, on May 27, 2015 at 5:56 pm | 59 comments | 4374 Views
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