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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Head of CHAC resigns suddenly

The head of the Community Health Awareness Council (CHAC) resigned late last week after serving as the nonprofit agency's...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2016
Last comment by Reason, on Mar 28, 2016 at 2:56 pm | 2 comments | 4337 Views

SPORTS

Run, learn and help Zimbabwe

It's been a fruitful decade for Ellen Clark's Sustainable Living Foundation, which puts on the now-famous Zimbabwe Run. But...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2009
Last comment by Randall Flagg, on Mar 22, 2009 at 7:01 pm | 2 comments | 4337 Views

AROUND TOWN

Power outage affects 5,000-plus in MV

As many as many as 5,500 PG&E customers had their power knocked out in Mountain View this afternoon, a utility spokesman...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2013
Last comment by PhilC, on Nov 13, 2013 at 7:40 am | 4 comments | 4334 Views

ELECTIONS

Worker Center submits plans for new building

The Day Worker Center of Mountain View has submitted plans to the city for a remodel of its new headquarters at 113 Escuela...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2008
Last comment by EFMohammedMartinez, on Dec 2, 2008 at 7:37 pm | 10 comments | 4334 Views

AROUND TOWN

so many fires

Fire damages Mountain View auto shop Share: ADVERTISEMENT Damage from a two-alarm fire at an...

Original post made by Ralph Whitfield on Nov. 5, 2007
There are no comments yet. 4333 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Palo Alto settles lawsuit over plastic bags

Palo Alto will have to conduct a lengthy environmental analysis should it choose to expand its campaign against plastic bags,...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2009
Last comment by Don Frances, on Aug 6, 2009 at 2:14 pm | 33 comments | 4332 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local police bust nets $100,000 in pot plants

Mountain View police say they seized more than $100,000 worth of marijuana plants growing in a house near Aptos after a local...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2010
Last comment by grow pot indoors, on May 10, 2010 at 10:33 am | 18 comments | 4331 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City budget relatively painless this year

If the city's unions can agree this week to trim compensation hikes next year by $500,000 it appears that the city will enjoy...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Jun 12, 2011 at 10:15 pm | 2 comments | 4330 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View is no Ferguson

For the 130 people gathering last week at the Mountain View Senior Center auditorium, there came a moment when you could...

Original post made on May. 1, 2015
Last comment by Gary, on May 2, 2015 at 11:51 am | 7 comments | 4329 Views

SPORTS

No green at city's golf course

The City Council said Tuesday that the best way to figure out whether to outsource the golf course operation is to ask private...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2011
Last comment by Concerned Resident, on Feb 3, 2011 at 2:09 pm | 13 comments | 4328 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hospital construction on track

El Camino Hospital administrators say the new facility is on track and below budget, and should be open for patients in fall...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2008
Last comment by Mary, on Dec 21, 2008 at 1:38 pm | 1 comment | 4328 Views

AROUND TOWN

Facebook chef dies in motorcycle accident

Facebook executive chef Josef Desimone was killed in a motorcycle accident Monday morning, according to a Facebook post by...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2013
Last comment by ris, on Jul 25, 2013 at 8:01 pm | 2 comments | 4328 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

For Freestyle students, making books is child's play

After several months of writing and designing their own children's books, local high school students read their tales of...

Original post made on May. 30, 2008
Last comment by Molly, on May 30, 2008 at 8:55 pm | 1 comment | 4326 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Video, police dog aid Palo Alto police in car burglary arrest

Palo Alto police arrested a Mountain View man early Saturday morning after he allegedly tried to steal a car from a driveway,...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2014
There are no comments yet. 4326 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Sen. Jerry Hill introduces bill requiring DUI offenders to use 'ignition interlocks'

First-time DUI offenders would be required to install "ignition interlock devices" in their cars that will test their breath...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2014
Last comment by AllYouCanEat, on Dec 31, 2014 at 9:30 am | 5 comments | 4326 Views

AROUND TOWN

Los Altos man arrested on suspicion of murder

Police arrested a Los Altos man Saturday on suspicion of murder after another man went missing under suspicious circumstances...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2016
Last comment by USA, on Jan 25, 2016 at 6:09 pm | 3 comments | 4326 Views

OTHER ISSUES

School district confirms Polifrone's departure

Patty Polifrone, the longtime teacher at the Mountain View Whisman School District whose "tough love" teaching style sparked...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2009
Last comment by Watchdog, on May 11, 2011 at 1:17 pm | 26 comments | 4325 Views

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Local leaders: Race relations must improve

A week after police arrested three Mountain View High School students for alleged hate crimes, community leaders said the...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2008
Last comment by old friend, on Apr 24, 2009 at 2:22 pm | 18 comments | 4324 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 | 4324 Views

AROUND TOWN

Peninsula cities call for new Bus Rapid Transit options

A proposal to create bus-only lanes on El Camino Real between Palo Alto and San Jose has hit a political speed bump, with...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2015
Last comment by BRT Buses in service Now, on Jan 6, 2016 at 1:09 am | 18 comments | 4323 Views
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2017 guide to summer camps

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