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The joys of home schooling

On a typical weekday, Jonathan Luxton, 11, sleeps in late, eats breakfast at 11:30, plays on the computer at noon, writes...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2007
Last comment by HomeSchooler, on May 12, 2017 at 9:48 am | 4 comments | 6001 Views

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NASA seeks coders for ultimate challenge

For a programmer, this is a challenge equivalent to climbing Mount Everest. Officials at the NASA Ames Research Center announced...

Original post made on May. 10, 2017
Last comment by @the_dummisher, on May 11, 2017 at 5:23 pm | 3 comments | 3704 Views

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Chez TJ, Tied House team up for mixed-use project

The owner of Chez TJ, the city's high-end restaurant serving gourmet tasting dinners from inside a historic Victorian house...

Original post made on May. 4, 2017
Last comment by Fancy A. Pint, on May 11, 2017 at 7:27 am | 12 comments | 5083 Views

ELECTIONS

Fundraiser for local schools kicks off

Two local education foundations are teaming up to encourage residents to donate to local elementary and middle schools in...

Original post made on May. 10, 2017
Last comment by LASD Taxpayer, on May 11, 2017 at 6:37 am | 6 comments | 1558 Views

ELECTIONS

CAA drops lawsuit against rent control

The California Apartment Association has announced it is dropping its legal challenges to rent control measures in Mountain...

Original post made on May. 7, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man, on May 11, 2017 at 12:08 am | 32 comments | 4386 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Decision time on schools for North Whisman

After toiling away on new school attendance boundaries for close to three years, the Mountain View Whisman School District...

Original post made on May. 5, 2017
Last comment by Cleave Frink, on May 10, 2017 at 9:27 pm | 9 comments | 2156 Views

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Robbery at gunpoint

A Mountain View woman told police last week that she was robbed at gunpoint at a 7-Eleven, but the suspect fled before police...

Original post made on May. 10, 2017
Last comment by Steve Old Town, on May 10, 2017 at 8:53 pm | 8 comments | 3141 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man arrested for punching cop, choking woman

Police arrested a Stockton man in Old Mountain View last week following reports that he allegedly tried to strangle a woman,...

Original post made on May. 10, 2017
Last comment by MyOpinion, on May 10, 2017 at 4:30 pm | 4 comments | 1934 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A kitchen for Hope's Corner

For over five years, a church in downtown Mountain View has been dishing out free meals to hundreds of residents who would...

Original post made on May. 9, 2017
Last comment by Really?, on May 9, 2017 at 11:28 pm | 3 comments | 1789 Views

ELECTIONS

Bay Area representatives react to 'Trumpcare'

Elected officials throughout the Bay Area reacted with criticism and dismay to the U.S. House of Representatives' narrow...

Original post made on May. 6, 2017
Last comment by @Monta Loma, on May 9, 2017 at 4:42 pm | 10 comments | 1868 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County Sheriff warns of impostors making phone calls

Sheriff's officials in Santa Clara County are warning residents about a phone scam involving fake sheriff's deputies. Read...

Original post made on May. 8, 2017
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on May 9, 2017 at 3:40 pm | 6 comments | 1913 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man arrested for shots fired in Mountain View

An East Bay man was arrested Sunday in connection with a shooting that occurred the night before in Mountain View. Read...

Original post made on May. 9, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2099 Views

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El Camino considers governance shake-up

In a bid to stay one step ahead in the competitive health care market, elected officials and top staff at El Camino Hospital...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2017
Last comment by SRB, on May 9, 2017 at 8:31 am | 5 comments | 1632 Views

RESTAURANTS

A kitchen for Hope's Corner

For over five years, a church in downtown Mountain View has been dishing out free meals to hundreds of residents who would...

Original post made on May. 9, 2017
Last comment by Bob, on May 9, 2017 at 8:15 am | 1 comment | 228 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County Supes ban sugary drinks in fast-food kids meals

Sugar-sweetened beverages will no longer be included in kids' meals at Santa Clara County restaurants following an ordinance...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2017
Last comment by @Hmm, on May 8, 2017 at 9:26 pm | 20 comments | 1919 Views

ELECTIONS

Could city tenants get a rent refund?

Starting next month, rents on thousands of Mountain View apartments are expected to roll back to 2015 rates as part of the...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2017
Last comment by SAMA, on May 8, 2017 at 5:34 pm | 23 comments | 3000 Views

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Bay Area home sales jump in March, prices near record high

The number of Bay Area homes sold in March hit a five-year high, with the region's media sales price creeping up towards...

Original post made on May. 3, 2017
Last comment by It'll happen., on May 8, 2017 at 2:46 pm | 5 comments | 1675 Views

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LinkedIn pitches plan for East Whisman campus

This week, LinkedIn representatives presented new plans for a new East Whisman office campus totaling almost 1.1 million...

Original post made on May. 4, 2017
Last comment by Chuck, on May 7, 2017 at 6:01 pm | 4 comments | 3731 Views

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Voters approve Measure B

With a comfortable margin, voters in the Mountain View Whisman School District approved the Measure B parcel tax measure...

Original post made on May. 3, 2017
Last comment by Gary, on May 7, 2017 at 1:48 pm | 46 comments | 3240 Views

ELECTIONS

Measure B voting deadline on Tuesday

Residents in the Mountain View Whisman School District have until 8 p.m. on Tuesday, May 2, to turn in ballots for the Measure...

Original post made on May. 1, 2017
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on May 6, 2017 at 9:43 am | 15 comments | 1967 Views
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