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SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman eyes new school bond

Local elementary and middle school district officials are weighing whether to put a bond measure on the 2012 ballot, and...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2011
Last comment by John Doe, on Nov 24, 2011 at 3:00 am | 1 comment | 1431 Views

OTHER ISSUES

High-speed-rail critics eye fresh legal challenges

As state officials prepare to approve the environmental analysis for California's planned high-speed-rail system, Mountain...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2012
Last comment by Martin Engel, on Apr 14, 2012 at 5:14 pm | 1 comment | 1431 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Firefighters step up for cost cuts

The city could save up to $550,000 over three years under a new contract with the city freighters union, saving money in...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2012
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Jun 21, 2012 at 8:45 am | 2 comments | 1431 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Furor erupts over sex, drug stories in school paper

For the second time in less than a month, high school district officials have come under fire from a group of parents upset...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2013
Last comment by Michal Krupa, on Feb 15, 2013 at 4:52 pm | 8 comments | 1431 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Historic Pearson house demolished

After years of abandonment and several attempts to save it, the 130-year-old home of early Mountain View businessman Charles...

Original post made on May. 3, 2013
Last comment by wendyleela, on May 3, 2013 at 12:58 am | 1 comment | 1431 Views

AROUND TOWN

Unwatched pot sparks fire

An unattended pot of oil on a stove caught fire and spread through an apartment in the 900 block of Mariner Dr. last night,...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2010
Last comment by Mr Advice, on Aug 13, 2010 at 8:38 pm | 2 comments | 1430 Views

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Rep. Anna Eshoo to keep contact with constituents despite Arizona shooting

Meeting face to face with the public is "the one of the most basic functions relative to democracy," U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2011
Last comment by USA, on Jan 12, 2011 at 11:55 am | 8 comments | 1430 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fist-fight at gas station escalates quickly

Two men got into a fight at a Mountain View gas station early Tuesday morning, with one brandishing a knife, according to...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by Ws, on May 29, 2013 at 4:35 am | 12 comments | 1430 Views

AROUND TOWN

Don't Miss the Opening of the Kevin Bean Exhibition at CSMA's Mohr Gallery!

There will be an opening reception and artist talk with artist Kevin Bean on Friday, October 9, from 6-8 pm in CSMA's Mohr...

Original post made by csma on Oct. 7, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1429 Views

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Police: Increased patrols curbing gang violence

Concern over rising gang activity earlier this fall has led to extra patrol cars to monitor weekend activity, and Mountain...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2009
Last comment by Mr. DePortum, on Dec 7, 2009 at 3:45 pm | 5 comments | 1429 Views

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Police: H&R Block manager caught shoplifting

A manager of a tax accounting service located inside Mountain View's Sears store was allegedly caught shoplifting from the...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by Mr. X, on Apr 1, 2010 at 10:13 am | 8 comments | 1429 Views

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Residents mull HSR design options

In a meeting Monday night about the consequences of high speed rail in Mountain View, local residents found themselves mulling...

Original post made on May. 4, 2010
Last comment by MtnView, on May 14, 2010 at 12:07 pm | 15 comments | 1429 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Fixing the bells

Starting this fall, school bells will ring in concert at all of the elementary schools in the Mountain View Whisman School...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2010
Last comment by John the Man, on Jun 16, 2010 at 10:12 pm | 4 comments | 1429 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council finally discusses website, technology goals

The city is finally moving forward with a City Council goal from last year to better use technology and the Internet to serve...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2011
Last comment by JR, on Mar 8, 2011 at 12:53 pm | 1 comment | 1429 Views

OTHER ISSUES

MV residents hit with $80 county library fee

Palo Alto and Mountain View residents who make use of the county's vast library collection available in Los Altos libraries...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2011
Last comment by ago, on Jun 13, 2011 at 9:30 pm | 2 comments | 1429 Views

OTHER ISSUES

High-speed rail wins legal battle

An effort by Peninsula cities to stop California's high-speed-rail project came to a screeching halt Thursday when a Sacramento...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2013
Last comment by Old Ben, on Mar 4, 2013 at 11:54 am | 10 comments | 1429 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Baby cheetahs for sale...REALLY!?

Does anyone else find it slightly odd that you can buy a baby cheetah from someone in Atherton for 1200 bucks? They have...

Original post made by Zu on Jul. 29, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1428 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tonight: Council set for final vote on Mayfield project

The City Council may finally approve the large, 250-unit housing project at 100 Mayfield Avenue this evening, though concerns...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2011
Last comment by gc, on Jul 9, 2011 at 10:17 am | 2 comments | 1428 Views

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Senior co-housing project proposed for Calderon Avenue parcel

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 Oct. 1, 2009
Last comment by annonymous, on Oct 1, 2009 at 4:27 pm | 1 comment | 1427 Views

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Arrest warrant issued in foundation theft case

An arrest warrant was issued Dec. 24 for a former Silicon Valley Community Foundation employee suspected of stealing $100,000...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2009
Last comment by Tom Delany, on Dec 30, 2009 at 2:55 pm | 1 comment | 1427 Views
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