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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Silicon Valley's rainmaker charity turns 10

What do a rural arts center in Kyrgyzstan, a climate-change think tank in metropolitan Chicago and a science banquet held...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2017
Last comment by Mountain View Mom, on Mar 7, 2017 at 11:15 am | 2 comments | 830 Views

AROUND TOWN

UPDATE: Dump truck hits U.S. Highway 101 overpass

UPDATE: All lanes of U.S. Highway 101 should reopen by 7 p.m. Friday, but on the Embarcadero Road overpass, the righthand,...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2017
Last comment by musical, on Mar 7, 2017 at 6:11 am | 2 comments | 1722 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Snapchat IPO brings windfall to St. Francis High School

It was a day of celebration at St. Francis High School, after an early $15,000 investment in the popular messaging app Snapchat...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2017
Last comment by neighbor, on Mar 6, 2017 at 7:36 pm | 7 comments | 9804 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Trump issues revised travel ban, revokes previous order

President Donald Trump on Monday signed a revised and scaled-down executive order banning entry to the United States by certain...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2017
Last comment by citizen, on Mar 6, 2017 at 5:03 pm | 3 comments | 1285 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council seeks to solve some familiar challenges

Brainstorming their list of big-ticket priorities for the coming years, Mountain View City Council members on Monday night...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2017
Last comment by @whatnonsensd, on Mar 6, 2017 at 4:06 pm | 3 comments | 1876 Views

ELECTIONS

Lessons learned from failed math program?

The hasty roll-out and abrupt ending of Teach to One, the controversial digital math program adopted by the Mountain View...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2017
Last comment by Board Watcher, on Mar 6, 2017 at 12:14 pm | 10 comments | 3975 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google researcher dies in Hayward motorcycle crash

The name of a motorcyclist who died in a crash late last month in Hayward was released Sunday by the Alameda County coroner....

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2017
Last comment by BD, on Mar 6, 2017 at 12:02 pm | 1 comment | 2457 Views

SPORTS

Rising demand for CHAC's services

For decades, the Community Health Awareness Council (CHAC) has been a one-stop shop for adults and kids who are struggling...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1878 Views

AROUND TOWN

City to hire valets for free public parking

Looking to free up some parking space downtown, Mountain View will be taking a page from the Ritz-Carlton by bringing private...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2017
Last comment by IVG, on Mar 5, 2017 at 1:15 pm | 20 comments | 3171 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mosquito fogging scheduled for tomorrow night

The Santa Clara County Vector Control is scheduled to spray portions of Mountain View and Sunnyvale tomorrow night with a...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2014
Last comment by DC, on Mar 5, 2017 at 1:13 am | 23 comments | 26851 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Officials' private emails considered public records, state Supreme Court rules

In a victory for public access to government records, the California Supreme Court on Thursday unanimously ruled that local...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man, on Mar 4, 2017 at 4:15 pm | 3 comments | 1587 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dump truck hits U.S. Highway 101 overpass

A dump truck struck an overpass on U.S. Highway 101 in Palo Alto on Thursday night, which has closed down two lanes not expected...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2017
Last comment by the_punnisher, on Mar 3, 2017 at 4:42 pm | 2 comments | 1735 Views

ELECTIONS

Water district seeks federal help to prevent floods

Santa Clara Valley Water District officials announced Tuesday they will request federal assistance to help reduce and prevent...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2017
Last comment by BD, on Mar 3, 2017 at 9:17 am | 4 comments | 1138 Views

MOVIES

'The Three Little Pigs' build homes at PA Children's Theatre

Who’s afraid of the big, bad wolf? In Palo Alto Children’s Theatre’s new production of “The Three Little Pigs,”...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2017
There are no comments yet. 939 Views

ELECTIONS

Two arrested on drug charges

Two men were arrested in Mountain View after police allegedly found them in possession of a significant amount of drugs including...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2319 Views

MOVIES

Wet, windy weather anticipated to return to the Bay Area

After a weeklong break from hazardous weather conditions, stormy weather is expected to return this week to the Bay Area,...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2236 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Common Ground Garden Releases Curriculum

Common Ground Garden in Palo Alto California, a project of the non-profit Ecology Action, is excited to announce the development...

Original post made by Emily Danko on Mar. 2, 2017
There are no comments yet. 235 Views

RESTAURANTS

Health advisory: Flu season in full swing

The Bay Area has been named one of three regions in California with the most influenza activity. Read the full story...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2271 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police find burglary suspect in apartment bathroom

A transient man who allegedly burglarized a Mountain View business earlier this month has been arrested, according to police. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2017
Last comment by Amy, on Mar 2, 2017 at 4:48 am | 5 comments | 2418 Views

AROUND TOWN

Caltrain gets 3-month extension for electrification project

Caltrain has successfully negotiated an extension of the deadline for contractors to begin construction on a massive electrification...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2017
Last comment by the_rehsinnup, on Mar 1, 2017 at 2:57 pm | 7 comments | 2543 Views
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2017 guide to summer camps

Looking for something for the kids to do this summer, learn something new and have fun? The 2017 Summer Camp Guide features local camps for all ages and interests.

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