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SCHOOLS & KIDS

New board member pushes for fire sprinklers

Should the Mountain View Whisman School District install fire sprinklers in all of its buildings? Incoming school board member...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2012
Last comment by Virginia Chang Kiraly, on Feb 24, 2013 at 6:24 pm | 7 comments | 8324 Views

ELECTIONS

Congressmen claim NASA Ames leaked secret tech to China

The director of Mountain View's NASA Ames Research Center is embroiled in what is either a scandal or a witch-hunt over accusations...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2013
Last comment by , on Feb 23, 2013 at 4:25 pm | 1 comment | 4005 Views

AROUND TOWN

Former Airship Ventures employee loved her work

Over the last few weeks, friends of former Airship Ventures employee Pamela Wright rallied to raise money for the cancer...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2013
Last comment by Janis King, on Feb 23, 2013 at 12:26 pm | 3 comments | 2451 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fake weddings a 'success'

Supporters of Mountain View High School's Queer-Straight Alliance have responded in force to objections raised by a handful...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2013
Last comment by flat-earth-is-flat, on Feb 22, 2013 at 6:55 pm | 15 comments | 2132 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Nonprofit including Zuckerberg, Brin gives $33 million in prizes

A group of executives that includes local names such as Mark Zuckerberg, Sergei Brin and Anne Wojcicki awarded $33 million...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Feb 21, 2013 at 7:58 pm | 5 comments | 2526 Views

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Review: Cozy, classic, French

Not that long ago (OK, in light years) the culinary landscape was dotted with French restaurants. Most are gone now, swept...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2013
Last comment by Yummee, on Feb 21, 2013 at 2:27 pm | 1 comment | 2321 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

There and back again

Barbara Wright's orientation day at Crittenden Middle School wasn't so much an introduction as it was a refresher course....

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2013
Last comment by Liz Mabey, on Feb 21, 2013 at 6:47 am | 1 comment | 2739 Views

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Stevens Creek Trail extension opens

Wearing bicycle helmets and their walking shoes, several hundred residents waited patiently Saturday morning for city officials...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2012
Last comment by Stacy Yeng, on Feb 20, 2013 at 2:54 pm | 8 comments | 3899 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Meetings to focus on plans for Stevens Creek Trail

Beginning Wednesday night, Mountain View residents will have a chance to weigh in on the challenge of extending the Stevens...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2012
Last comment by Jim Hirt, on Feb 20, 2013 at 2:51 pm | 28 comments | 5280 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Stevens Creek Trail options posted online, meeting Wednesday

Residents of cities along Stevens Creek will meet again on Wednesday to discus possible routes for the Stevens Creek Trail...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2013
Last comment by Mike T, on Feb 20, 2013 at 2:41 pm | 15 comments | 3122 Views

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New Stevens Creek Trail bridge to open Saturday

A new extension of the Stevens Creek trail opening Saturday may be the last such opening for quite some time. Read the full...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2012
Last comment by David K, on Feb 20, 2013 at 2:29 pm | 25 comments | 4381 Views

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Oliver Stone to present film at Stanford

Academy Award-winning filmmaker Oliver Stone will present his new documentary, "The Bomb," in a free public showing at Stanford...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2013
Last comment by randy albin, on Feb 20, 2013 at 1:36 pm | 1 comment | 2265 Views

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Traffic plan: Council zeroes in on North Bayshore

A host of options for relieving traffic by Google headquarters were presented to the City Council Feb. 5, including new freeway...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2013
Last comment by Bayshore commuter, on Feb 20, 2013 at 9:09 am | 17 comments | 8502 Views

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Train strikes man in Palo Alto

A 22-year-old Palo Alto man was struck and killed by a Union Pacific Railroad Co. freight train Monday night north of Churchill...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2013
Last comment by Mr. Worldallwrong, on Feb 20, 2013 at 8:54 am | 3 comments | 2775 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Not-so-funny 'prank'

An 18-year-old student at Mountain View High School was arrested this morning after being spotted on the campus grounds wearing...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Feb 20, 2013 at 7:01 am | 20 comments | 1980 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Students' same-sex mock wedding raises some hackles

Parents at Monday's Mountain View-Los Altos board meeting expressed concerns over an unusual event scheduled to be held on...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Feb 20, 2013 at 6:49 am | 31 comments | 3707 Views

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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 Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Feb 19, 2013 at 7:26 pm | 9 comments | 7553 Views

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LASD calls for 'pause' in litigation with Bullis

The head of the Los Altos School District's board of has proposed halting all litigation between his district and Bullis...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2013
Last comment by We'll Find Out, on Feb 19, 2013 at 9:34 am | 8 comments | 2452 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Big office project proposed for North Whisman

Well, that didn't take long. The City Council adopted a new general plan last year anticipating 1.1 million square feet of...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2013
Last comment by DC, on Feb 18, 2013 at 8:52 pm | 14 comments | 4981 Views

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El Camino Hospital Auxiliary Volunteer Opportunities

El Camino Hospital Auxiliary is looking to recruit adult volunteers who are willing to commit to a one day per week shift...

Original post made by Kaitlyn on Feb. 18, 2013
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