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AROUND TOWN

Bakotich house saved in new co-housing plan

It was nearly set for demolition or removal, but now the 1880s Bakotich house on Calderon Avenue may be preserved along with...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2010
Last comment by Hardin, on Nov 13, 2010 at 10:16 am | 6 comments | 3201 Views

AROUND TOWN

Grant Road cameras monitor traffic, not people

A new set of cameras installed at intersections along Grant Road aren't there to monitor people or catch them breaking the...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Paddyb, on Mar 31, 2012 at 2:23 pm | 9 comments | 3201 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mountain View slashes water use in May

Worsening drought conditions and greater pressure from the state of California may finally be having an impact on water use...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2015
Last comment by Verde Verdad, on Jun 26, 2015 at 4:23 pm | 11 comments | 3199 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Two women sought in bank fraud

Police are searching for two women who allegedly used fraudulent checks to scam people into withdrawing money from their...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2016
Last comment by I may have a lead, on Jan 20, 2016 at 5:13 pm | 5 comments | 3199 Views

AROUND TOWN

Voice makes push for mail delivery

In an effort to reduce our carbon footprint and eliminate use of the ubiquitous blue plastic bags, the <I>Voice</I></B> is...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2008
Last comment by Don Frances, on Aug 25, 2008 at 11:16 am | 11 comments | 3198 Views

AROUND TOWN

Anyone know why there is a power outage in Waverly Park

It started about 12:30pm and 2 hours later we are still without power....

Original post made by Dark Wave on Nov. 25, 2008
Last comment by GSB, on Nov 25, 2008 at 2:30 pm | 1 comment | 3198 Views

AROUND TOWN

Last chance to see 'Pick Up Ax' at The Pear

Before it's too late, check out Anthony Clarvoe's "Pick Up Ax" at Mountain View's intimate Pear Avenue Theatre. The play's...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2009
Last comment by USA, on Mar 12, 2009 at 11:25 pm | 2 comments | 3198 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local police honor fallen Oakland officers

Mountain View police are wearing black bands across their badges this week to honor their fallen colleagues in Oakland after...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2009
Last comment by clear as day, on Apr 22, 2009 at 9:39 am | 19 comments | 3197 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Judge: Bullis must reveal info on donors, enrollment

A judge has ruled that Bullis Charter School must provide records on its enrollment and fundraising practices, despite arguments...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2013
Last comment by Lynn Kopf Reed, on Jan 22, 2013 at 8:05 pm | 19 comments | 3196 Views

AROUND TOWN

New homework policy aims to ease student stress

It took 18 months and plenty of feedback from parents, students and teachers, but the Mountain View-Los Altos High School...

Original post made on May. 31, 2016
Last comment by eric, on May 31, 2016 at 4:31 pm | 6 comments | 3196 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fry's at the new San Antonio Center?

Posters on the Palo Alto messages board report that the Fry's on El Camino is closing to make room for new housing. Someone...

Original post made by Shopper on May. 3, 2011
Last comment by Shopper, on May 4, 2011 at 9:25 pm | 6 comments | 3195 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rengstorff area bike tour highlights need for safer streets

Mounted on their bikes, a group of residents and city officials rolled through the Rengstorff Park neighborhood on Saturday...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2013
Last comment by William Symons, on Mar 12, 2013 at 4:32 am | 1 comment | 3195 Views

RESTAURANTS

Credit, debit card info breach reported at P.F. Changs

A P.F. Chang's China Bistro restaurant in Palo Alto is one of 33 of the chain's outlets where credit and debit card information...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2014
Last comment by md, on Aug 6, 2014 at 10:44 pm | 2 comments | 3194 Views

AROUND TOWN

Moffett Gateway project heads back to Council

In a packed agenda for Tuesday evening, the Mountain View City Council will consider a penultimate set of approvals for a...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2016
Last comment by OldMV Reader, on Oct 19, 2016 at 7:37 am | 9 comments | 3193 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council moves ahead with major projects

Budget problems notwithstanding, the City Council supported moving forward with many of its infrastructure plans during a...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2009
Last comment by Dude, on Apr 19, 2009 at 1:08 pm | 6 comments | 3192 Views

ELECTIONS

Abe-Koga lands seats on VTA board, LAFCO

Council member Margaret Abe-Koga may have stepped down from her mayoral duties, but she is moving up in the world of local...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2010
Last comment by concerned resident, on Jan 17, 2010 at 9:51 am | 7 comments | 3192 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Cloudy water not a concern

Water customers in the East Bay, South Bay, the Peninsula, and in San Francisco may see some temporary cloudiness in their...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2009
Last comment by Alan R, on Jan 11, 2010 at 11:34 am | 3 comments | 3191 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Graham wins Distinguished School award

Graham Middle School has been named a California Distinguished School &#8212; an honorary title given by state education...

Original post made on May. 1, 2013
Last comment by Interested Observer , on May 1, 2013 at 5:02 pm | 1 comment | 3190 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bureaucrats botch plastic bag ban

The latest attempt to increase government revenue in the county is the proposed ordinance to tax/ban single-use plastic bags...

Original post made on May. 4, 2009
Last comment by MV resident, on May 5, 2009 at 11:23 pm | 6 comments | 3190 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hospital phasing out paper time cards

A new digital workforce management system at El Camino Hospital will cost $1.9 million up front, but will save the organization...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2010
Last comment by ECH RN, on Nov 11, 2010 at 9:09 am | 5 comments | 3189 Views
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