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SCHOOLS & KIDS

School renovations could cost a bundle

It could cost the Mountain View Whisman Elementary School District $191.7 million over the next 10 years to renovate its...

Original post made on May. 1, 2009
Last comment by William Joseph, on May 1, 2009 at 9:33 pm | 2 comments | 2698 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Plastic Bag Ban All About the MONEY!!!

The Truth about the Plastic Bag Ban By Jim Neal, Candidate, Mountain View City...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Oct. 29, 2012
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Nov 2, 2012 at 1:18 am | 5 comments | 2698 Views

AROUND TOWN

Districts find funding for ESL class

Administrators in both Mountain View school districts say they have found funding and space for an English language class...

Original post made on May. 2, 2009
Last comment by Miss Shame, on May 4, 2009 at 7:43 pm | 6 comments | 2698 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Rockin' 'The House'

Mountain View's teen center is no longer called the Teen Center: it's now "The House," part of a revamped image that, along...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by Bruno, on Oct 20, 2009 at 3:54 pm | 1 comment | 2697 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 | 2697 Views

OTHER ISSUES

In city's new wage law, a modest proposal

The regional wave toward a higher minimum wage this week swept through Palo Alto, where city officials set aside their differences...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2015
Last comment by USA, on Aug 31, 2015 at 10:44 pm | 2 comments | 2697 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local woman creates original breakfast cereal

A Mountain View woman says she has figured out how to make a breakfast cereal with the taste and texture of sweetened Cheerios...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2010
Last comment by Keely, on Apr 22, 2010 at 10:05 am | 13 comments | 2697 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New trend? Kindergarten enrollment rates drop

Officials with the Mountain View Whisman School District have reported a significant drop in the number of kindergartners...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2013
Last comment by Frank, on Apr 17, 2013 at 5:16 pm | 15 comments | 2696 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Police use stun gun on man

Local police used an electronic "stun gun" to subdue a local man who refused to cooperate with an officer early Saturday...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2011
Last comment by Mr. Rogers, on Apr 7, 2011 at 2:23 pm | 14 comments | 2696 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Teenage girl hits officer with his own baton

A teenage girl was punched by her arresting officer Monday after she took the officer's baton and struck him repeatedly with...

Original post made on May. 10, 2011
Last comment by The Eye, on May 16, 2011 at 2:51 pm | 17 comments | 2696 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino to close free RotaCare Clinic

The Mountain View RotaCare is closing down. The board of El Camino Healthcare District signed a new deal to finance the MayView...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2016
Last comment by DoctorData, on Feb 4, 2016 at 9:45 pm | 2 comments | 2696 Views

AROUND TOWN

Put the article about ATM skimming on-line

That's news that people really need to know. Put it on-line so we can send the link to our friends....

Original post made by Bernie Brightman on Feb. 10, 2009
Last comment by Bernie Brightman, on Feb 10, 2009 at 12:59 pm | 2 comments | 2696 Views

ELECTIONS

Council to discuss alternatives for rent-control measure

In a special meeting on Thursday, Mountain View elected leaders will make a last-ditch effort to consider some kind of alternative...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2016
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Jul 13, 2016 at 11:02 am | 5 comments | 2696 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bay Area home sales rise in June

Bay Area home sales in June jumped to their highest level in almost three years because of the perception among homebuyers...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by Jeff, on Jul 20, 2009 at 3:36 pm | 2 comments | 2695 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Spring parade rolls through town Saturday

The 33rd Annual Spring Downtown Parade is happening this year on Saturday, April 23, in Downtown Mountain View, at noon along...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2011
Last comment by Dumas, on Apr 19, 2011 at 2:24 pm | 1 comment | 2695 Views

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Council gives up on Shoreline hotel

The city has abandoned its plan to build a hotel on a plot of land near the Shoreline Amphitheater, approving a 53-year,...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2011
Last comment by GDM, on Mar 26, 2011 at 12:08 pm | 7 comments | 2695 Views

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Fleeing driver crashes car into creek

A 25-year-old driver crashed through a fence and flipped her car into a creek early Thursday morning after multiple attempts...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2016
Last comment by Crohit, on Apr 22, 2016 at 2:25 pm | 7 comments | 2695 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County supervisor told to repay $13K

Supervisor George Shirakawa must repay the county $12,772 in expenses he wrongly charged on his government credit card, the...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2012
Last comment by Stan, on Dec 8, 2012 at 11:08 pm | 7 comments | 2694 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Abandoned dog finds home with police dispatcher

An abandoned dog found a permanent home Saturday after being found only hours earlier in a Mountain View park, police said....

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2016
Last comment by adopt the abandoned, on Nov 11, 2016 at 9:35 am | 10 comments | 2694 Views

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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 | 2694 Views
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