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Why we need taller buildings

The City Council's decisions on development baffle me. I see rents and house values sky-rocketing, with longtime residents...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2014
Last comment by Linda Curtis, on Apr 14, 2014 at 10:57 am | 6 comments | 2933 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local AVID students sweep writing contest

Students from Mountain View and Los Altos high schools brought home three regional awards last week from a writing conference...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2009
Last comment by Monica Haupt, on Apr 4, 2009 at 7:52 pm | 3 comments | 2932 Views

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Senior co-housing proposed for Calderon Avenue

A property adjacent to Landels School has been secured by investors with the intent of building a unique co-housing community...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2009
Last comment by Ted Pearlman, on Oct 10, 2009 at 11:38 am | 14 comments | 2932 Views

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Meeting: Little outcry over rise in cancer near toxic site

Despite sensational TV news coverage, a rise in the number of people living near Mountain View's toxic sites with non-Hodgkin...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2012
Last comment by Garrett, on Dec 10, 2012 at 11:41 am | 1 comment | 2932 Views

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Young filmmakers inspire African film fest

For the fifth year, the Community School of Music and Arts will play host to the Silicon Valley African Film Festival from...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2014
Last comment by Worried, on Oct 17, 2014 at 3:57 pm | 1 comment | 2932 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 | 2931 Views

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are electric-assist bicycles really banned from Mountain View bike paths?

Mr. Roadshow in the Mercury-News this morning says that electric-assist bicycles are banned from all bike paths in Mountain...

Original post made by resident on Apr. 14, 2014
Last comment by Consultant, on Aug 28, 2015 at 4:53 pm | 51 comments | 2930 Views

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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 | 2930 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

TONIGHT: Forum to discuss district renovations

Community members are invited to come to Castro School tonight to discuss the elementary school district's 10-year facilities...

Original post made on May. 4, 2009
Last comment by parent, on May 8, 2009 at 7:46 am | 3 comments | 2929 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 | 2929 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A respite from the cold

More than a hundred homeless people in the northern end of Santa Clara County now have a warm, reliable place to sleep each...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2016
Last comment by maria_yap@yahoo.com, on Dec 4, 2016 at 4:57 pm | 3 comments | 2929 Views

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Living in colonial times is no tea party

More than 500 students from Benjamin Bubb Elementary and other schools from the Mountain View Whisman district were transported...

Original post made on May. 31, 2011
Last comment by USA, on Jun 2, 2011 at 3:33 pm | 7 comments | 2929 Views

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Sobrato floats plans for housing

Members of the city's Environmental Planning Commission took a first look at plans by the Sobrato Organization to build up...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2016
Last comment by Yes, Ellen was paid for, on Feb 2, 2016 at 9:57 am | 12 comments | 2929 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bullis demands not fair to district students

Your Aug. 24 editorial, "School dispute will cost Los Altos district," mischaracterizes the mission of the Huttlinger Alliance...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2012
Last comment by LASD Taxpayer, on Sep 10, 2012 at 7:09 pm | 12 comments | 2928 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Questions raised over Foothill project

Plans are underway at the Foothill-De Anza Community College District to construct a new $18 million administrative building...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2015
Last comment by Concerned Citizen, on Mar 23, 2015 at 8:21 pm | 2 comments | 2928 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

President taps Martha Kanter for D.C. role

President Barack Obama has named Martha Kanter, chancellor of the Foothill-De Anza Community College District, as undersecretary...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Apr 3, 2009 at 8:45 am | 1 comment | 2926 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local district produces more college-ready grads than county, state

Seniors from Mountain View and Los Altos high schools graduated at higher rates last year than their peers in the county...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2011
Last comment by James, on Aug 20, 2011 at 9:53 am | 5 comments | 2926 Views

OTHER ISSUES

House committee kills Hangar One funding

Hopes for federal money to save Moffett Field's historic Hangar One were dashed on Tuesday when it was announced that the...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2011
Last comment by Bobby, on Jul 20, 2011 at 10:24 pm | 14 comments | 2926 Views

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First Presbyterian passes on cell tower deal

After being put through the wringer in a neighborhood battle over a church-top cell antenna, Miramonte Avenue's First Presbyterian...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2011
Last comment by Cletis, on Aug 17, 2011 at 8:31 pm | 11 comments | 2926 Views

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Police arrest suspected car burglar

A transient woman was arrested in Mountain View last week after she was found carrying CDs and other objects reportedly stolen...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2015
Last comment by graham mom, on Apr 9, 2015 at 3:13 pm | 2 comments | 2925 Views
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