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SCHOOLS & KIDS

High school test scores off slightly

Local high school students averaged higher SAT and ACT scores than their peers throughout the state and nation this year,...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2010
Last comment by Linda H, on Feb 25, 2015 at 8:00 am | 5 comments | 5176 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stevens Creek bike area demolished

Friday was a sad day for me. As I rode my bike to work along the Stevens Creek trail, I witnessed bulldozers flattening...

Original post made by Jeral Poskey on Aug. 22, 2009
Last comment by Brenda, on Aug 27, 2009 at 2:00 am | 30 comments | 5175 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Police see dip in gang crime

Despite two murders in February involving gang members, police say gang-related crime in Mountain View has actually been...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2008
Last comment by KO S., on Apr 11, 2008 at 5:13 pm | 2 comments | 5173 Views

AROUND TOWN

Burglars try to steal washing machine

A pair of burglars apparently tried to steal a washing machine from the laundry room of an apartment complex at 134 W. Dana...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2013
Last comment by Andrew, on Sep 22, 2013 at 8:52 am | 5 comments | 5173 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Few opt to build companion units

A new state mandate would drastically alter Mountain View's rules for companion units, in some cases allowing homeowners...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2017
Last comment by sprinkler nerd, on Apr 4, 2017 at 12:30 pm | 25 comments | 5172 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hit-and-run driver sends 77-year-old woman to hospital

A woman in her late 70s was injured by a hit-and-run driver early this morning at the intersection of Rengstorff and San...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2013
Last comment by Where San Luis meets Rengstorff, on Oct 3, 2013 at 3:02 pm | 13 comments | 5171 Views

AROUND TOWN

New veterans memorial approved

A new memorial for war veterans and those who serve in the military was approved unanimously by the City Council on Tuesday,...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2014
Last comment by Juan Saucedo, on Feb 13, 2015 at 7:35 am | 8 comments | 5171 Views

ELECTIONS

Big war chests discouraged for council candidates

Candidates in this year's City Council election be warned: Go above the voluntary spending limit of $19,000 and many in Mountain...

Original post made on May. 17, 2008
Last comment by eric, on May 17, 2008 at 12:06 am | 2 comments | 5169 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 | 5168 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV, LA high schools ranked among top 600

Mountain View and Los Altos high schools are among the top 600 public schools in the country among a list of 21,000, according...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2009
Last comment by localmom, on Aug 1, 2009 at 10:46 pm | 9 comments | 5165 Views

ELECTIONS

Voters split on rent control measures

Election night results show Mountain View voters are leaning toward yes on the Measure V rent control charter amendment and...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2016
Last comment by ANON, on Jan 6, 2017 at 4:07 am | 5 comments | 5165 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man arrested after scuffle with security robot

A Mountain View resident was arrested last week after he had allegedly knocked over a 300-pound security robot stationed...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2017
Last comment by Marc Roddin, on Apr 27, 2017 at 4:53 pm | 10 comments | 5164 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man on platform struck by Caltrain at San Antonio station

A man was standing too close to Caltrain tracks when he was struck by a train on the platform of the agency's San Antonio...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2015
Last comment by Reader, on Sep 24, 2015 at 11:26 am | 7 comments | 5160 Views

SPORTS

City winning bird feces fight

The city has experimented with remote control boats and fake alligator heads to deter Canada geese and American coots at...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2010
Last comment by Carl T, on Jul 8, 2010 at 12:24 pm | 3 comments | 5159 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Denser housing on way out?

A majority of the City Council sent a message to developers Tuesday that it wants "quality over quantity" in housing projects...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2007
Last comment by Garrett Hammell, on Dec 3, 2007 at 12:25 am | 1 comment | 5158 Views

BOOKS

Earthquake, 4.0, rattles Bay Area Monday morning

A 4.0 magnitude earthquake centered in the East Bay shook the Bay Area early this morning, followed by a second magnitude...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2012
Last comment by Ross Finlayson, on Mar 6, 2012 at 1:41 am | 3 comments | 5158 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pedestrian injured in vehicle collision

An 85-year-old pedestrian suffered major injuries after he was struck by a vehicle Thursday in Mountain View. Read the full...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2015
Last comment by Old Ben, on Jul 19, 2015 at 5:42 pm | 12 comments | 5155 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Zimbabwe benefit run kicks off with poetry slams

Three slam poetry and storytelling events, the Zimbabwe Poetry Slam and African Folk Tales performances, will be held in...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2014
Last comment by UC Davis Grad, on Mar 18, 2014 at 7:12 pm | 10 comments | 5154 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Odd smell prompts Google to evacuate building

Google experienced a minor scare Wednesday night after employees at one of its Mountain View buildings reported smelling...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2015
Last comment by SmarterThanYou, on Dec 31, 2015 at 3:49 pm | 2 comments | 5154 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents upset over growing class sizes

Growing enrollment ratcheted up class sizes at Mountain View schools this year, and parents at Huff Elementary say it's high...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2015
Last comment by Grade 4 parent, on May 22, 2015 at 12:46 pm | 8 comments | 5153 Views
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