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Update on injured bicyclist Tuesday a.m.?

Wondering if anyone knows what happened to the bicyclist who collapsed or had been hit at Rengstorff and Central Expressway...

Original post made by Jennifer on Apr. 14, 2009
Last comment by Jennifer, on Apr 15, 2009 at 10:21 am | 2 comments | 2420 Views

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Web site's scores, comments can set the price

Thanks to GreatSchools.net, when buyers shop for homes in Mountain View, they often know minute details on the local schools...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2009
Last comment by Not a teacher, on Apr 15, 2009 at 8:58 am | 12 comments | 2419 Views

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VTA to buy 70 hybrid buses with stimulus funds

The board of directors of the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority voted unanimously last week to authorize the purchase...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2009
Last comment by southbay reader, on Aug 11, 2009 at 12:11 pm | 8 comments | 2419 Views

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Bigger class sizes, no teacher raises at MV Whisman

Last week, Mountain View elementary and middle school officials approved next year's budget, which aims to make do with dwindling...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2010
Last comment by Tea Partyer, on Jun 26, 2010 at 7:38 am | 8 comments | 2419 Views

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One year later, unsolved murder at Shoreline haunts family

Almost one year ago to the day, 38-year-old Eric Johnson of Contra Costa County was shot and killed while backstage at a...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2015
Last comment by Anonymous, on Aug 25, 2015 at 3:07 am | 1 comment | 2419 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man kidnaps ex-girlfriend

A Sunnyvale woman was kidnapped by her ex-boyfriend outside of a Mountain View restaurant Friday, April 22. The man allegedly...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2011
Last comment by Thom, on Apr 28, 2011 at 6:07 pm | 12 comments | 2417 Views

ELECTIONS

Tentative agreement reached on teacher salaries

The Mountain View Whisman School District has announced that it has reached a tentative agreement with its teachers' union,...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2016
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jun 20, 2016 at 5:08 pm | 5 comments | 2417 Views

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'An honorable recognition of his sacrifice'

Everett Tedder was 28, a young father of two, and had only been with the Mountain View Police Department for two and a half...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2009
Last comment by james tedder, on Aug 18, 2009 at 11:33 am | 2 comments | 2416 Views

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Parcel tax to aid community college district

Officials of the Foothill-De Anza Community College District say Measure E, a parcel tax on the November ballot, will provide...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2010
Last comment by KD, on Oct 17, 2010 at 9:23 pm | 1 comment | 2416 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Fewer students are riding bus

While ridership has been reduced by almost half over the past four years, fees for bus fares may be going up in the Mountain...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2013
Last comment by Ian, on Jan 22, 2013 at 10:38 am | 2 comments | 2415 Views

OTHER ISSUES

DA won't seek death penalty for Mtn View man

Santa Clara County District Attorney Dolores Carr announced this week that she will not seek the death penalty against a...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2009
Last comment by Death vs Money, on Aug 4, 2009 at 6:46 pm | 5 comments | 2415 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Police arrest Mountain View man for fatal April accident

Mountain View police have arrested the man accused of hitting and killing an 81-year-old local woman with his minivan. Read...

Original post made on May. 31, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Jun 5, 2013 at 8:20 pm | 15 comments | 2415 Views

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Hundreds turn out for Kari Prager memorial ride

In memory of beloved California BMW motorcycle dealership owner Kari Prager, around 200 motorcyclists left the Old Middlefield...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2010
Last comment by Arlie Ray, on Dec 16, 2010 at 11:11 am | 1 comment | 2415 Views

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Hangar One supporters send Obama a message

President Barack Obama landed at Moffett Field for a visit to Silicon Valley Wednesday evening, and supporters of Hangar...

Original post made on May. 23, 2012
Last comment by Jenna X. Manta, on May 25, 2012 at 6:29 pm | 6 comments | 2415 Views

ELECTIONS

Rent control measure aims for November ballot

Disappointed by the City Council's unwillingness to take stronger action, advocates for Mountain View's large tenant population...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2016
Last comment by Free Market, on Apr 12, 2016 at 8:03 am | 42 comments | 2415 Views

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Palo Alto hopes to lure industry to MV border

After seeing a surge of housing in several south Palo Alto neighborhoods over the past decades, city officials are now poised...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2012
Last comment by Mike, on Feb 21, 2012 at 10:48 am | 5 comments | 2414 Views

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Editorial: 'Host family' plan is sound public policy, with a heart

"A lot of people are pro life -- this is a pro-life issue." That's how St. Joseph Church parishioner Sylvia Villasenor framed...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2014
Last comment by Dennis, on Aug 15, 2014 at 4:45 pm | 3 comments | 2414 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bay Area health officials monitoring swine flu

Health officials across the Bay Area say they are actively monitoring the spread of swine flu in the U.S., though no cases...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2009
Last comment by Robin, on Apr 28, 2009 at 3:13 pm | 1 comment | 2413 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Huff student a whiz at math

A student from Mountain View has been named the second-best "Mathlete" among all fifth-graders in the country by a national...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2012
Last comment by William Symons, on Nov 12, 2012 at 6:16 am | 1 comment | 2412 Views

OTHER ISSUES

2.0 earthquake strikes near Milpitas

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting that an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.0 struck Saturday morning in...

Original post made on May. 18, 2009
Last comment by Tom, on May 18, 2009 at 2:32 pm | 1 comment | 2412 Views
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Naked Men and Pineapple with Tomato
By Laura Stec | 15 comments | 12,029 views

French Laundry alums to open Palo Alto restaurant
By Elena Kadvany | 18 comments | 10,197 views

Peace Walk and Father's Grief Retreat
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 124 views