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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bullis, LASD battle 'escalating'

The ongoing battle between Bullis Charter School and the Los Altos School District appears to be escalating — with the...

Original post made on May. 3, 2013
Last comment by DavidR, on May 9, 2013 at 11:49 pm | 77 comments | 3196 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Forum eyes causes, solutions for inequalities in math education

The California Legislative Black Caucus kicked off a statewide town hall tour on math misplacement, the practice of putting...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2014
Last comment by We all know why that is, on Oct 1, 2014 at 4:46 pm | 2 comments | 3196 Views

AROUND TOWN

Four bikes stolen from shared garage

Four bicycles were stolen Aug. 5 from a garage in the 300 block of Central Avenue, police said. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2012
Last comment by life-long biker, on Aug 9, 2012 at 5:08 pm | 4 comments | 3196 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Police: School worker exposed himself to student

Police are on the lookout for a 21-year-old "noon duty aide" at Graham Middle School who allegedly exposed himself to a 13-year-old...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2009
Last comment by Martha, on Dec 7, 2009 at 3:11 pm | 15 comments | 3195 Views

AROUND TOWN

Foothill College cuts radio, work programs

Foothill College will discontinue several programs this fall quarter due to $2.3 million in budget cuts that took effect...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2012
Last comment by Nick V, on Jul 12, 2012 at 5:31 pm | 15 comments | 3195 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 3195 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Grant money helps LAHS science class

Students of the Los Altos High School environmental studies class will have access to more advanced equipment when they return...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2009
Last comment by localmom, on Aug 1, 2009 at 10:55 pm | 3 comments | 3193 Views

AROUND TOWN

It's official: El Camino adds Los Gatos site

It was an "end of an era" last week as El Camino Hospital officially took over the Community Hospital of Los Gatos and prepared...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2009
Last comment by JS, on Apr 17, 2009 at 2:02 pm | 3 comments | 3193 Views

AROUND TOWN

City files more charges against Ideafarm

The city has impounded another of Wo'O Ideafarm's bicycle trailers and slapped him with multiple misdemeanor charges. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2010
Last comment by W-Park Dude, on Dec 8, 2010 at 7:04 pm | 28 comments | 3193 Views

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MV police chief leaving for private security post

After 28 years in law enforcement, Mountain View Police Chief Scott Vermeer announced Tuesday that he will leave his career...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2014
Last comment by Jes' Sayin', on Jun 5, 2014 at 10:45 pm | 1 comment | 3193 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council supports McKelvey Park flood basin

The Mountain View City Council appeared to support transforming McKelvey Park into a 15-foot-deep flood basin in a plan that...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2009
Last comment by faker, on Aug 31, 2009 at 11:23 am | 3 comments | 3192 Views

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Downtown march celebrates Proposition 8 ruling

Gay rights advocates gathered at the Mountain View Caltrain station this evening to celebrate the decision delivered by a...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2010
Last comment by Russ, on Aug 9, 2010 at 7:47 pm | 26 comments | 3192 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Local grocery store hit in card-skimming scam

The Lucky grocery store in Mountain View is among 20 Bay Area stores in the Save Mart Supermarket chain where tampering...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2011
Last comment by Obs, on Jan 6, 2012 at 6:18 pm | 6 comments | 3191 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Sunday: Jewish group holds rally to welcome refugees

On Sunday, members of the local Jewish community are holding a rally in Mountain View to protest against recent U.S. actions...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2017
Last comment by Jared Martin, on Feb 11, 2017 at 4:41 pm | 6 comments | 3191 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Human directionals' becoming more common

Sign-spinning advertisements, also known as "human directionals," are frequent sights on street corners throughout the Midpeninsula....

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2010
Last comment by Lorie, on Jul 19, 2011 at 5:05 pm | 7 comments | 3191 Views

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Housing Development- Grant Rd. and Covington

What is the status of the housing development proposed at Grant Rd. and Covington (former site of Pumpkin and Christmas Tree...

Original post made by Long Time MV Resident on Nov. 17, 2008
Last comment by Daniel DeBolt, on Nov 17, 2008 at 4:01 pm | 1 comment | 3190 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Crittenden instructional assistant dies

Mountain View Whisman School District officials said that longtime staff member Diane Hernandez died unexpectedly Wednesday...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2017
Last comment by member, on Feb 7, 2017 at 2:33 pm | 3 comments | 3189 Views

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Day Worker Center continues to grow despite challenges

Lorenzo Organista once led a platoon of men in the Mexican Army. Now, in Mountain View and nearby cities, he's a leader of...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2008
Last comment by General Contractor, on Dec 11, 2008 at 12:08 am | 10 comments | 3189 Views

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City Council holds back on mobile home rules

Mobile home park residents concerned about rising rents and dwindling home values are going to have to wait until after the...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2016
Last comment by @george drysdale, on Sep 17, 2016 at 11:17 am | 11 comments | 3189 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 | 3187 Views
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2017 guide to summer camps

Looking for something for the kids to do this summer, learn something new and have fun? The 2017 Summer Camp Guide features local camps for all ages and interests.

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