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OTHER ISSUES

No free lunch? Try Castro

Castro Elementary School has become a neighborhood hangout over the summer, ever since the Mountain View Whisman Elementary...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2008
Last comment by USA, on Jul 25, 2008 at 12:41 pm | 3 comments | 5016 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

No free lunch? Try Castro

A few local mothers beat the crowd and sit with their snacking toddlers on picnic benches at Castro Elementary School. Soon,...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2008
Last comment by eric, on Jul 25, 2008 at 10:47 am | 25 comments | 5297 Views

AROUND TOWN

Still no deal for BMW strikers

It's their seventh week on strike, and so far technicians and service writers at BMW of Mountain View have had no luck getting...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2008
Last comment by Sanse, on Jul 24, 2008 at 8:34 pm | 4 comments | 5416 Views

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Subscription solicitors in MV

A young man came to my door in the evening and said he was from a group called "Opportunity to Advance" that was "sponsored...

Original post made by Concerned Resident on Jul. 23, 2008
There are no comments yet. 4071 Views

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No car, no recourse

When Vaibhav Chopda returned from a six-week vacation, his car was missing from his apartment complex's lot. As he soon found...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2008
Last comment by Sue The Pants Off These Bums, on Jul 21, 2008 at 9:42 pm | 9 comments | 7476 Views

OTHER ISSUES

VTA light rail train hits and kills pedestrian

A pedestrian was struck and killed by a VTA light rail train in Mountain View early this morning. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2008
Last comment by PA Resident, on Jul 21, 2008 at 11:00 am | 2 comments | 5617 Views

ELECTIONS

November election

Do we know who is running for office?...

Original post made by Curious on Jul. 15, 2008
Last comment by EMT, on Jul 20, 2008 at 9:30 am | 2 comments | 5829 Views

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Carter's Chord performing in Mountain View

Don't know if anyone's heard of these girls, but they're a new country trio who released their digital debut a few weeks...

Original post made by countryboytone on Jul. 18, 2008
There are no comments yet. 4207 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Sixty years and still dancing

<B>I GOT A NICE</I></B> letter in my mailbox recently, typed out on a piece of paper (remember those?) with a photo attached....

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2008
Last comment by Kenneth Koehn, on Jul 18, 2008 at 11:51 am | 1 comment | 4903 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gang expert Marco Garcia leaves schools to join force

After two years of helping combat gang activity at Graham Middle School, Marco Garcia traded in his suit and tie for a police...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2008
Last comment by grew up in MV, on Jul 17, 2008 at 1:40 am | 3 comments | 6199 Views

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No car, no recourse

When Vaibhav Chopda returned from a six-week trip to India last month, his car was missing from where he thought it was safely...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2008
Last comment by jerry, on Jul 16, 2008 at 6:20 pm | 3 comments | 3046 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Missing Girl

Does anyone know anything about all the posters on post around the Rex Manor neighborhood? She is pictured with a baby....

Original post made by Just asking on Jul. 15, 2008
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 15, 2008 at 8:25 pm | 1 comment | 4187 Views

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Furlough inmates' behavior questioned

For over 20 years, the county work furlough program at 590 East Middlefield Road has given inmates a chance to hold down...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2008
Last comment by LULU, on Jul 12, 2008 at 8:03 pm | 8 comments | 4988 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council: Voters won't decide on carbon goals

A wide-ranging City Council meeting Tuesday included discussions on global warming, office developments and Rengstorff Park,...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2008
Last comment by USA! USA!, on Jul 11, 2008 at 9:22 pm | 3 comments | 4858 Views

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Condos approved for El Camino Real

A large mixed-use development at 1984 El Camino Real got unanimous approval Tuesday night after a higher density version...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2008
Last comment by MViewer, on Jul 9, 2008 at 11:16 pm | 1 comment | 4899 Views

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Woman accused of torching parents' house

A 52-year-old Mountain View woman has been arrested for allegedly trying to burn down her parents' Los Altos home early Saturday...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2008
Last comment by MViewer, on Jul 9, 2008 at 11:11 pm | 1 comment | 5228 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District lost thousands in unpaid lunches

The Mountain View Whisman School District estimates that it lost close to $20,000 in the 2006-07 school year due to students...

Original post made on May. 21, 2008
Last comment by Observer, on Jul 9, 2008 at 1:10 pm | 14 comments | 6665 Views

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Google plan could be a windfall for city, schools

Despite its location on Moffett Field, the 42 acres recently leased by Google is within the jurisdiction of Mountain View...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2008
Last comment by Uh, on Jul 8, 2008 at 5:26 pm | 4 comments | 5065 Views

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Thursday Night Live on Castro Street

What do people think of this event? There have been 2 so far, in June and July, with 2 more scheduled in the first week of...

Original post made by 11yr Resident on Jul. 7, 2008
Last comment by GSB, on Jul 7, 2008 at 8:31 pm | 1 comment | 4810 Views

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MV Woman hyperventilates & seizes

A woman hyperventilated and seized at the entrance to the Stevens Creek Trail on El Camino Sunday. We stopped to help and...

Original post made by SR on Jul. 6, 2008
There are no comments yet. 4178 Views
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