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AROUND TOWN

Mystery trails spur a whodunit at Cuesta Annex

Almost every morning, Colleen Mullenex starts her day by taking her dog for a leisurely walk at the Cuesta Park Annex, the...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2016
Last comment by Water saving vandal, on Mar 9, 2016 at 5:36 pm | 9 comments | 3714 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Friends question circumstances behind suicide

In the days, weeks and months prior to her death Monday morning on the tracks just north of the San Antonio station in Mountain...

Original post made on May. 8, 2009
Last comment by anonymous, on May 8, 2009 at 7:56 am | 1 comment | 3713 Views

AROUND TOWN

Taqueria La Bamba burglarized

Around $3,500 to $4,000 was stolen from Taqueria La Bamba in a burglary in the early hours of Feb. 28, police said. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2012
Last comment by Observer, on Mar 5, 2012 at 2:52 pm | 19 comments | 3713 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools' improvements lag with financial help

Every year, Latino, English language learners, and low-income students are tested in local schools, and every year they fall...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2008
Last comment by John, on Nov 25, 2008 at 12:58 pm | 4 comments | 3712 Views

AROUND TOWN

earthquake triggered weapons

Considering the San Andreas fault runs closeby, I'm wondering if anyone has any info on or heard of earthquake triggered...

Original post made by e on Feb. 25, 2008
Last comment by inleaguewiththesea, on Jan 22, 2010 at 7:43 am | 2 comments | 3712 Views

ELECTIONS

Election a change of pace for MVLA

School board elections are getting a lot of attention this year. Another last-minute candidate joined the race for a spot...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2014
Last comment by M Dickerson, on Sep 3, 2014 at 10:09 am | 3 comments | 3710 Views

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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 | 3708 Views

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Poppy project seeks to bring native blooms to hills

The many species of non-native European weeds, which cover the California's hills, keep its native flora at bay and increase...

Original post made on May. 1, 2013
Last comment by volunteer, on May 1, 2013 at 3:16 pm | 2 comments | 3707 Views

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Peace vigil set for Wednesday evening

Marking the fifth anniversary of the start of the war in Iraq, members of Mountain View Voices for Peace will gather at the...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2008
Last comment by xoxoxoxox, on Mar 20, 2008 at 1:26 pm | 1 comment | 3706 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mtn View High School Jazz Festival May 31

Mountain View High School Jazz Festival Saturday, May 31, 2008 First band takes the stage at 1 PM. This benefit for the...

Original post made by Barbara Heninger on May. 15, 2008
There are no comments yet. 3704 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New superintendent peddles optimism for MV Whisman school district

Former lawyer Craig Goldman -- who has been in education for 20 years as a teacher, principal and administrator -- takes...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by Laid Off Teacher, on Sep 13, 2010 at 1:39 pm | 8 comments | 3704 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Disabled activist puts city in his sights

George Louie weighs over 300 pounds, he says, and when his wheelchair has to roll off an unmodified sidewalk to cross the...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2008
Last comment by randy edwards, on Jan 14, 2009 at 2:02 am | 7 comments | 3704 Views

ELECTIONS

Modest spending in school board race

So far, campaign spending is low this year for candidates seeking a seat on Mountain View Whisman School District. Not only...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2014
Last comment by SVTA Robo-Calls, on Oct 25, 2014 at 10:43 pm | 4 comments | 3704 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

3 Mountain View Boy Scouts Attain Eagle Scout Rank

Nine boys in Troop 30 are being honored as Eagle Scouts on June 1 at Christ Episcopal Church, 1040 Border Road, Los Altos....

Original post made by Randall Kenyon on May. 16, 2014
There are no comments yet. 3703 Views

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Oakland street gang implicated in local car burglaries

A Santa Clara County grand jury has indicted 21 people for a series of sophisticated auto break-ins throughout the Bay Area,...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2015
There are no comments yet. 3703 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 | 3699 Views

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Four train tracks may still be ahead for MV

Part of the growing popularity of a "blended system" for high-speed rail and Caltrain is that Palo Alto and other cities...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2012
Last comment by Christopher Parkinson, on Mar 14, 2012 at 1:05 pm | 21 comments | 3699 Views

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Council picks Showalter as mayor

Asked about the big issues facing Mountain View, the city's new mayor, Pat Showalter, doesn't need to ponder for long. It's...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2016
Last comment by @Gladys, on Jan 9, 2016 at 3:48 pm | 23 comments | 3699 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 | 3698 Views

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Council gives $22M to affordable housing project

Mountain View City Council members unanimously agreed to pitch in $22 million toward a high-density affordable housing project...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2016
Last comment by Petitcoat Junction, on May 16, 2016 at 10:10 pm | 13 comments | 3698 Views
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