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Despite budget hit, city better off than expected

Now that California has an official budget — signed today by Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger — city staffers say cuts...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2009
Last comment by sleep-deprived, on Aug 6, 2009 at 9:48 am | 3 comments | 1800 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 Andrea Gemmet, on Oct 11, 2010 at 4:45 pm | 2 comments | 1800 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Preschool parents oppose cell tower atop church

Mountain View's First Presbyterian Church has proposed putting a cell phone tower on its roof, but the parents of a preschool...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2010
Last comment by Dennis Wingo, on Nov 13, 2010 at 12:15 pm | 2 comments | 1800 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School nurses race to keep up

With only three nurses to watch over nine schools, and with a growing number of children with medical issues that require...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2011
Last comment by palo alto parent, on Apr 21, 2011 at 10:20 am | 2 comments | 1800 Views

SPORTS

Local swimmers abandon ship in Hawaii

A boat carrying six swimmers from a Mountain View open-ocean, competitive swimming team sank suddenly in choppy conditions...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2011
Last comment by John the Man, on Sep 16, 2011 at 7:07 pm | 3 comments | 1800 Views

OTHER ISSUES

TONIGHT: Minton's, Moffett and more for council

The City Council is set to take on four study session topics tonight: a proposed 214-apartment project slated for the Minton's...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2009
Last comment by John, on Jun 16, 2009 at 4:16 pm | 3 comments | 1799 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local debaters bring home national honors

Four local high school students and a coach returned this month from a national speech and debate competition with medals,...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2009
Last comment by MVHS parent, on Jul 9, 2009 at 9:09 am | 2 comments | 1799 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Judge sides with district on recent Bullis lawsuit

A Santa Clara County Superior Court judge has ruled that the Los Altos School District did provide adequate facilities to...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2009
Last comment by localmom2, on Dec 4, 2009 at 7:34 am | 10 comments | 1799 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Actor Harrison Ford pays a visit to Palo Alto

There was no bullwhip and no rakish fedora when Hollywood icon Harrison Ford came to Palo Alto Friday. Instead the actor...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2010
Last comment by reader, on Oct 18, 2010 at 5:57 pm | 3 comments | 1799 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino hires executive search firm

El Camino Hospital's executive search committee has chosen the international executive search firm Russell Reynolds Associates...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2011
Last comment by A-Positive!, on Apr 12, 2011 at 6:20 pm | 2 comments | 1799 Views

AROUND TOWN

St. Francis student shot to death in Oregon

A Mountain View teenager was shot and killed Monday outside his grandmother's home in Oregon, about 13 miles south of Portland....

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2012
Last comment by Andrew, on Jul 14, 2012 at 9:42 pm | 2 comments | 1798 Views

AROUND TOWN

South Bay earthquake felt across Peninsula

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting that an earthquake with a magnitude of 4.1 struck this morning near Milpitas. Its...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2010
Last comment by jravanell, on Jan 11, 2010 at 7:50 pm | 7 comments | 1797 Views

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Officials: Budget crisis will hit deep, hurt bad

Grim, dire, unprecedented, catastrophic, devastating. Officials from school districts and cities, counties, special districts...

Original post made on May. 22, 2009
Last comment by Jeanette Reynolds, on May 24, 2009 at 5:07 pm | 6 comments | 1796 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Give Google credit for free WiFi

For the lucky users who can receive Google's free WiFi in Mountain View, the service is a big hit, more than worth the trouble...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by RB, on Aug 11, 2009 at 3:09 pm | 1 comment | 1796 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Kids get hands-on with nature

Fifth-graders from Huff Elementary and a handful from a Crittenden Middle School combination class spent a recent week at...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2011
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Dec 14, 2011 at 3:54 pm | 1 comment | 1796 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tomorrow's events (March 24)

[http://www.mountainview.gov/civica/filebank/blobdload.asp?BlobID=5573 ==B Talk:== Helping Boys Behave] Jomary Hilliard,...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2009
Last comment by Karin Bricker, Supervising Librarian, on Mar 23, 2009 at 3:34 pm | 1 comment | 1794 Views

AROUND TOWN

No room for charter, superintendent says

The plan to introduce a new charter high school is getting a tepid reaction from local high school district officials. William...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2010
Last comment by Choice is good, on Oct 16, 2010 at 11:48 pm | 3 comments | 1794 Views

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Legal battle brewing at strip mall

A number of Mountain View businesses in a strip mall near the Sunnyvale border may soon enter into litigation with the shopping...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2011
Last comment by George, on Apr 25, 2011 at 5:18 pm | 14 comments | 1794 Views

AROUND TOWN

End of an era: Duggan stepping down

Few things put as big a smile on City Manager Kevin Duggan's face as his story of meeting the founders of Google. When Larry...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on Apr 24, 2011 at 8:43 am | 1 comment | 1794 Views

OTHER ISSUES

EDITORIAL: The development dilemma

Recently, the city spent millions to purchase several acres from the county at Moffett Boulevard and Highway 101 with the...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2009
Last comment by jane, on Nov 19, 2009 at 4:51 pm | 4 comments | 1793 Views
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