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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Tempers tested at school board meeting

Newly elected school district trustee Steve Nelson is sticking to his campaign promise that he would not serve as a "rubber...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2013
Last comment by kman, on Jan 22, 2013 at 1:37 pm | 16 comments | 5406 Views

OTHER ISSUES

New NASA Ames director shoots for the stars

He started as a college intern in 1984 and now Eugene Tu has the top job at the NASA Ames Research Center in Mountain View. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2015
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jun 8, 2015 at 8:36 am | 1 comment | 5403 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lessons from the farm

Following last week's decisive 6-1 vote to halt any more discussion of zoning the Grant Road farm property for agriculture,...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2007
Last comment by Don Frances, on Jun 19, 2007 at 3:14 pm | 3 comments | 5403 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tuesday: Plastic bag ban meeting at City Hall

The city will hold a meeting at 7 p.m. this evening to gather comments on a proposal to ban plastic bags in Mountain View's...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2012
Last comment by dc, on Mar 4, 2013 at 8:52 pm | 49 comments | 5403 Views

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Bullying, depression, disengagement at school

A district-wide survey of Mountain View students revealed that many kids are victims of bullying and don't feel they have...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2014
Last comment by Tyler Ment, on Aug 7, 2015 at 9:13 am | 18 comments | 5401 Views

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Staff urges council to reject five development projects

Rapid residential growth has been touted the best long-term way for Mountain View to alleviate a host of traffic and housing...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2015
Last comment by @a resident of Monta Loma, on Dec 11, 2015 at 11:46 pm | 32 comments | 5401 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man arrested after one person stabbed

A Palo Alto man was arrested Monday night in connection to a stabbing in Mountain View that wounded one person, according...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2017
There are no comments yet. 5398 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pesticide Spraying at Pioneer Park

As a resident of Mountain I felt I needed to share this important information. I was walking with my dogs Wednesday morning...

Original post made by strawberry on Sep. 13, 2012
Last comment by strawberry, on Sep 13, 2012 at 12:02 pm | 2 comments | 5398 Views

OTHER ISSUES

New Facebook apps to spearhead emergency support

Three Facebook applications designed to help people get support from their friends and family in an emergency are winners...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2017
There are no comments yet. 5397 Views

ELECTIONS

New census shows Mountain View homeless population growing

Call it Exhibit A of Silicon Valley's worsening housing crisis – a new Santa Clara County homeless census has found a spike...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2017
Last comment by Clarification, on Jul 18, 2017 at 3:45 pm | 37 comments | 5396 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Adult book store robbed at gunpoint

Two men carrying guns held up the adult video and book store on West El Camino Real shortly before 11:20 p.m. on July 2,...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2011
Last comment by Sandy, on Jul 12, 2011 at 4:36 pm | 13 comments | 5395 Views

OTHER ISSUES

The AC paradox

A recent study concluded that air conditioners were increasing the outside air temperature in Tokyo by two to four degrees...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2007
Last comment by Joe, on Aug 22, 2007 at 4:01 pm | 1 comment | 5393 Views

BOOKS

Alta Vista student causes lockdown

A potentially dangerous situation was averted Monday when an enraged high school student shoved his mother, struck a police...

Original post made on May. 16, 2009
Last comment by Old Ben, on May 17, 2009 at 4:17 pm | 2 comments | 5393 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Cleaning up dry cleaning

Now that the cold winds of autumn are upon us and we are shutting our houses up tight again, it is a good time to consider...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2007
Last comment by Kurt, on Nov 22, 2007 at 9:01 pm | 1 comment | 5390 Views

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Light up the holidays

Several hundred people, most of them young children, gathered in Mountain View's Civic Center Plaza on Monday night, waiting...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2007
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Dec 5, 2007 at 9:42 am | 2 comments | 5389 Views

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Unseasonably warm, dry weather returns

After a few sprinkles of rain dropped around the Bay Area over the weekend, the region is set to enjoy another dry, warm...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2014
Last comment by Hugh Tube, on Jan 13, 2014 at 4:54 pm | 1 comment | 5389 Views

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Homeowner arrested for allegedly attacking HOA board member

A man who allegedly expressed anger against his Home Owner's Association by wielding a hammer and two-by-four at a board...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Dave Koberstein, on Jul 2, 2009 at 6:34 pm | 6 comments | 5388 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Trees axed for $1.6 million condos

The loss of two cedar trees nearly killed a plan for five, $1.6 million condos which the City Council narrowly approved...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2012
Last comment by Hardin, on May 3, 2012 at 8:57 am | 21 comments | 5386 Views

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After 17 years, Alza Corp. is pulling up stakes

Last October, Mountain View officials and community members gathered in Alza Corporation's lobby to celebrate a groundbreaking...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2007
Last comment by Thelma, on Aug 22, 2007 at 3:05 pm | 5 comments | 5386 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Santa Clara County officials warn of measles exposure

Santa Clara County Public Health Department officials today confirmed that a person infected with measles may have exposed...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2015
Last comment by JP, on Jan 29, 2015 at 2:33 pm | 8 comments | 5385 Views
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