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SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board shuns televised meetings

As promised, Los Altos City Council member David Casas came to the local high school district Monday to once again pitch...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2008
Last comment by rex, on Jul 4, 2008 at 4:37 pm | 3 comments | 3625 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foothill College selected to launch historic four-year degree program

Foothill College is officially one of 15 community colleges in the state that, for the first time in California's history,...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2015
Last comment by Scott Lamb, on Jan 21, 2015 at 10:21 am | 2 comments | 3625 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City rocked by double murder

Murder victim Omar Aquino left behind pictures on MySpace which indicate that a lifestyle he led in East Palo Alto may have...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2008
Last comment by FormerSylvan Park, on Jul 6, 2008 at 10:20 am | 5 comments | 3625 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Pollution Expansion?! Lehigh Cement Plan in Cupertino Hills

Dear Neighbors: This is a brief update on our continued efforts to get Lehigh to stop polluting our communities, and also...

Original post made by Concerned Citizen on Apr. 3, 2011
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Apr 4, 2011 at 10:34 am | 1 comment | 3625 Views

AROUND TOWN

What was going on at the train station this morning around 1 AM?

A train horn sounded 3 times, then there was a long pause then long continuous blowing....

Original post made by Bernie Brightman on Feb. 26, 2008
There are no comments yet. 3625 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teachers reach tentative agreement on salaries

The Mountain View Whisman School District and the teachers union reached an agreement yesterday, following a two-weeks impasse...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2014
Last comment by SolaceM, on Oct 9, 2014 at 8:04 pm | 4 comments | 3624 Views

AROUND TOWN

Library reopens with spiffy upgrades

A renovated lobby and new automated check-in system greeted Mountain View residents on Monday morning when the library reopened...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2008
Last comment by 4l4n, on Mar 13, 2008 at 11:53 am | 4 comments | 3624 Views

ELECTIONS

Tom Means retires from the City Council

City Council member Tom Means is wrapping up a term in office in which he applied his unique brand of libertarian idealism...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 4, 2013 at 4:36 pm | 4 comments | 3624 Views

AROUND TOWN

City plans yearly shredding event

Mountain View residents once again will get a chance to safely dispose of old tax returns, bank statements and medical records...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2009
Last comment by vet, on Aug 18, 2014 at 5:13 pm | 17 comments | 3622 Views

ELECTIONS

Lieber event at City Hall raises eyebrows

City policies forbid city buildings from being used to make money, but some are arguing that at a recent event held at City...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2009
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Jan 9, 2009 at 12:28 am | 2 comments | 3622 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Not too late to begin impeachment

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2008
Last comment by yr funny, on Jun 15, 2008 at 6:17 pm | 4 comments | 3621 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Best of Mountain View 2012

These are the champions, the restaurants, retailers and professionals who answered the call to compete and came out on top....

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2012
Last comment by member, on Apr 24, 2014 at 10:16 pm | 7 comments | 3621 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Crime is down, but thefts are still high

Crime is on a downward trend in Mountain View, but that isn't stopping thieves from burglarizing homes and businesses, according...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2015
Last comment by North Whisman Original, on Sep 24, 2015 at 11:26 pm | 4 comments | 3619 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain mulls major fare increases

Only a few Peninsula residents attended recent meetings to discuss a large fare increase for Caltrain riders -- an indicator,...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2008
Last comment by Michael, on Sep 8, 2008 at 7:17 pm | 5 comments | 3616 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man exposes self to middle-school girl -- twice

Police are searching for a man they believe exposed himself to a local middle-school-aged girl twice in the span of about...

Original post made on May. 8, 2012
Last comment by Encyclopedia Brown, on May 9, 2012 at 3:22 pm | 3 comments | 3613 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Los Altos police arrest two for June burglary

Los Altos police announced they have arrested two people for a June 23 burglary in Los Altos Hills in which burglars stole...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2012
Last comment by Old Ben, on Sep 11, 2012 at 9:17 am | 4 comments | 3612 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mavericks returns to Half Moon Bay this weekend

Surf's up this weekend off the coast of Half Moon Bay, as officials have declared Sunday game day for the Mavericks Invitational,...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2013
Last comment by Mr Advice, on Jan 17, 2013 at 7:58 pm | 2 comments | 3612 Views

MOVIES

MVHS grad's movie in African film fest

A documentary by a filmmaker with local ties will be among the nearly three dozen films featured in this year's Silicon Valley...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2011
Last comment by Deffria Bass, on Sep 30, 2011 at 3:12 pm | 1 comment | 3612 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teachers mixed on Common Core readiness

Students in nearly 1,000 school districts across California will log in this spring to take part in the state's first Common...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2015
Last comment by StopCommonCore, on Jan 31, 2015 at 2:41 pm | 4 comments | 3611 Views

AROUND TOWN

Major smoking clampdown is in the air

Smokers may soon have to curb their habits in Mountain View, thanks to a city proposal to nix smoking in and around outdoor...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2011
Last comment by Stupid conversation, on Dec 6, 2011 at 3:31 pm | 29 comments | 3611 Views
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