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AROUND TOWN

Perseid meteor shower to appear this week

This week will be one of the best times to watch the Perseid meteor shower, chair of Foothill College's astronomy department...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2015
Last comment by Ps, on Aug 13, 2015 at 8:49 am | 5 comments | 2562 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A great ride

Janice King, a school bus dispatcher and driver for the Mountain View Whisman School District has been driving buses since...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2011
Last comment by STL Terry, on Jan 12, 2011 at 8:08 pm | 5 comments | 2560 Views

OTHER ISSUES

No windfall for local schools in state budget

Though Gov. Jerry Brown is calling for big increases in education spending, Mountain View schools aren't likely to benefit...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2014
Last comment by LASD Too, on Jan 21, 2014 at 10:45 pm | 3 comments | 2560 Views

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Council approves vision for the city's future

After months of workshops where some 800 residents shared their hopes and dreams of how their city should grow, a planning...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2560 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Girl, 13, dies at Palo Alto train crossing

A passenger train struck and killed a girl on the tracks Friday night in Palo Alto at the same crossing where two teenagers...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2009
Last comment by Linda Musgrave, on Aug 26, 2009 at 6:27 am | 11 comments | 2558 Views

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Man struck, killed by train in Palo Alto

A 24-year-old man was killed at about 7:30 p.m. Monday evening (Feb. 28) when southbound Caltrain No. 284 struck him at the...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2011
Last comment by Greg David, on Mar 7, 2011 at 8:03 pm | 12 comments | 2558 Views

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Bike use climbs in Mountain View

Bicycle advocates are buzzing about new census data which shows that bicycling to work is on the rise in Mountain View --...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2012
Last comment by kman, on Oct 8, 2012 at 2:50 pm | 21 comments | 2558 Views

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Spare the Air day declared for Tuesday

Bay Area residents will be banned from burning firewood and other solid fuels during the Bay Area Air Quality Management...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2014
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Nov 25, 2014 at 2:44 pm | 3 comments | 2558 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hospital announces new dialysis partnership

Citing the need to keep up with a changing medical services market, El Camino Hospital's board of directors voted last week...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2557 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pedestrian threatened, PA man arrested

A Palo Alto man was arrested in Mountain View near the Safeway on San Antonio road last week after he threatened to harm...

Original post made on May. 14, 2015
Last comment by Steve, on May 15, 2015 at 7:42 pm | 3 comments | 2557 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Former city clerk Alice Gordh dies

Memorial services are set for next week for Mountain View's longtime former city clerk, Alice Gordh, who was considered a...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2015
Last comment by Reader, on Sep 5, 2015 at 2:37 pm | 4 comments | 2556 Views

RESTAURANTS

Mountain View La Panotiq set to open Monday

For a year or more, two new specialty bakeries were pending in downtown Mountain View. Alexander's Patisserie (209 Castro)...

Original post made by Max Hauser on Jan. 15, 2015
Last comment by Baxman, on Jan 21, 2015 at 9:15 pm | 2 comments | 2556 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Stripped Hangar One "a failure in government"

The Moffett Field Restoration Advisory Board members signed a letter in support of NASA's $32.8 million request to re-skin...

Original post made on May. 20, 2011
Last comment by Catherine, on May 23, 2011 at 1:02 pm | 13 comments | 2555 Views

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Local woman to pay medical bills with $1 million lottery prize

Mountain View resident Emily Leach had the good fortune to wake up from a tumor-induced coma two years ago, and on Friday...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2012
Last comment by Shelley B, on Jan 11, 2012 at 11:15 pm | 15 comments | 2555 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 | 2554 Views

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Truck bursts into flames on Highway 101

Police temporarily shut down Highway 101 southbound this morning just before 11 a.m. after a garbage truck burst into flames...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2009
Last comment by TooClose, on Jan 14, 2009 at 11:18 pm | 5 comments | 2554 Views

AROUND TOWN

Ryland Towne Court = apartheid

Have I got your attention? Good! Ryland Towne Court is complex of newer townhomes located at the very end of Ortega,...

Original post made by lkyldy on Aug. 16, 2010
Last comment by le dude, on Aug 16, 2010 at 5:25 pm | 2 comments | 2553 Views

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Council balks at OK of "Village at San Antonio Center"

The City Council decided not to give final approval of a major redevelopment project at San Antonio Shopping Center Tuesday,...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2011
Last comment by Political Insider, on May 2, 2011 at 7:54 am | 19 comments | 2553 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

TONIGHT: School board to discuss enrollment

With enrollment numbers increasing faster than expected, the elementary school board is scheduled to hear a demographic analysis...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2009
Last comment by Lisa, on Mar 20, 2009 at 9:14 am | 2 comments | 2552 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Luring kids back to hot lunch

School officials in Mountain View have been pushing for what they call "21st century learning" in the classroom for years....

Original post made on May. 19, 2015
Last comment by Sylvie, on May 20, 2015 at 1:16 pm | 7 comments | 2552 Views
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