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SCHOOLS & KIDS

District may evict preschool, use space for high-risk teens

A proposal to evict preschool program from its current home on the Mountain View High School campus and replace it with a...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2012
Last comment by William S., on Feb 22, 2012 at 6:32 am | 4 comments | 2389 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Varied policies on president's school speech

As controversy over President Barack Obama's address to students last week flared up across the country, administrators in...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by SG, on Sep 20, 2009 at 9:47 pm | 12 comments | 2388 Views

AROUND TOWN

Warren Buffet responds to Peninsula mom

Jennifer Bestor didn't know what to expect last month when she mailed a rather whimsical letter to billionaire Warren Buffet...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2010
Last comment by Seldon, on Apr 28, 2010 at 3:28 pm | 11 comments | 2388 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Governor signs bill eliminating 'personal belief' exemption for vaccinations

Come July 2016, California parents will no longer be able to claim a "personal belief" exemption from requirements that all...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2015
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Jul 6, 2015 at 3:02 pm | 11 comments | 2387 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City parts ways with Virgin Hotels

City Council members decided not to pursue an exclusive right to negotiate with Virgin to develop a hotel on two downtown...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2014
Last comment by 50YearResident, on Nov 4, 2014 at 10:14 pm | 1 comment | 2386 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fundraisers set for stranded Madrigal choir

Fundraisers are underway for the Mountain View High School Madrigal choir that was stranded in Paris for a week when a volcanic...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2010
Last comment by Randa, on May 25, 2010 at 2:30 pm | 11 comments | 2386 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hospital names members of advisory committees

Officials with El Camino Hospital have named the 21 people who will serve on six newly created hospital board committees...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2012
Last comment by Pat, on Jul 10, 2012 at 8:33 am | 1 comment | 2386 Views

BOOKS

May the Fourth be with you at MV library

Star Wars fans will have plenty to celebrate about on Saturday, May 4. The Mountain View Public Library will be hosting...

Original post made on May. 3, 2013
Last comment by The Horn of Gondor, on May 3, 2013 at 3:30 pm | 3 comments | 2386 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Class breaks down college barriers

Sometimes, the most important step in getting at-risk youths to consider college is simply getting them to believe they can...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2011
Last comment by soundsgood2me, on Jan 5, 2011 at 2:29 pm | 1 comment | 2385 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Community Services director Dave Muela retires

Retiring Community Services director Dave Muela was teary-eyed when he received a proclamation for his 20 years of service...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2012
Last comment by @Dave M, on Jan 23, 2012 at 11:44 am | 5 comments | 2385 Views

AROUND TOWN

Locals to school board: Adult School cuts will hurt the most vulnerable

Dozens of community members came to the high school district board meeting Monday night to let trustees know how they felt...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2009
Last comment by Aj, on Apr 28, 2009 at 9:14 pm | 1 comment | 2385 Views

AROUND TOWN

Huff named Blue Ribbon School

Mountain View's own Huff Elementary School has been named a National Blue Ribbon School this week, one of only two schools...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2015
Last comment by Wow!, on Oct 2, 2015 at 11:38 am | 9 comments | 2385 Views

ELECTIONS

Eshoo focuses on woes of poor, middle class

Washington's lackluster efforts to represent the interests of America's poor and middle class was the focus of Congresswoman...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2011
Last comment by Joel Weddington MD, on Nov 30, 2011 at 1:06 pm | 1 comment | 2385 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Google pushes city to first place in county tax growth

Mountain View now leads the county in property tax growth, and it's almost entirely because of Google's rapid expansion here,...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jul 7, 2012 at 8:51 am | 3 comments | 2384 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Saddle up for safety

On a chilly and overcast Monday morning, a class of Huff Elementary School students clambered onto bicycles, strapped on...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2013
Last comment by William Symons, on Feb 14, 2013 at 5:28 am | 2 comments | 2384 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Reports of swine flu climb in Santa Clara County

The Santa Clara County Public Health Department on Thursday reported 14 additional probable cases of swine flu, now referred...

Original post made on May. 22, 2009
Last comment by David, on May 23, 2009 at 11:55 am | 2 comments | 2384 Views

AROUND TOWN

El Camino Hospital gets repairs

The El Camino Hospital board of directors recently approved about $1.55 million in renovations to the new main building,...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2012
Last comment by Picks Jaw Off the Floor, on Jan 26, 2012 at 7:56 pm | 1 comment | 2384 Views

OTHER ISSUES

DA proposes mandatory prison sentence for sexual-assault crimes

In the wake of widespread outrage over the three months former Stanford University student-athlete Brock Turner will spend...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2016
Last comment by , on Jun 22, 2016 at 3:43 pm | 1 comment | 2383 Views

AROUND TOWN

Historic home, all yours -- if you move it

Try as they might, a group of seniors who want to build communal housing at 445 Calderon Avenue say it is not economically...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2010
Last comment by Susan Burwen, on Jun 20, 2010 at 10:25 am | 8 comments | 2383 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police expect heavy concert traffic Wednesday

Mountain View commuters should expect a major traffic jam Wednesday afternoon and evening, July 27, due to a sold-out concert...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2011
Last comment by CC, on Jul 28, 2011 at 12:46 pm | 19 comments | 2383 Views
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