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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Test scores rise, but schools stuck in 'program improvement'

The Mountain View Whisman School District is entering its second year of what is known as "program improvement," even though...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by James, on Sep 28, 2010 at 3:13 pm | 1 comment | 3491 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Castro parents go back to school

At Castro Elementary, students aren't the only ones taking classes. Each week, dozens of parents take time out of their Saturday...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2016
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Oct 18, 2016 at 9:37 am | 1 comment | 3491 Views

AROUND TOWN

Best of Mountain View 2011

They're more than one-hit wonders. These chart-toppers are the rock stars of Mountain View, chosen by their discerning fans...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2011
Last comment by judy, on Jan 30, 2012 at 4:44 pm | 21 comments | 3491 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Making earthquake upgrades easier

Mountain View could become more earthquake-ready, after the city's Environmental Planning Commission voted unanimously last...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2016
Last comment by homeownwe, on Dec 16, 2016 at 5:46 pm | 6 comments | 3490 Views

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Google defends $2 billion tax dodge

Google chairman Eric Schmidt said Wednesday that he is proud of the way the Mountain View company is avoiding taxes, according...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2012
Last comment by Steven, on Dec 18, 2012 at 3:40 pm | 24 comments | 3490 Views

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Art museum effort may be last chance for the Pearson House

While it appears that everyone else has given up, resident Chris Parkinson is on a mission to save the Pearson House and...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2013
Last comment by reader, on Feb 8, 2013 at 7:35 pm | 2 comments | 3490 Views

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Is flood protection project 'political engineering?'

As the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors mulls over plans for a flood basin at Rancho San Antonio park, a local civil...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2013
Last comment by Resident, on Jun 25, 2013 at 10:48 pm | 11 comments | 3490 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Veteran needs help, not jail

The sad case of former Army captain and Los Altos resident Sargent Binkley is a good example of how the military bureaucracy...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2009
Last comment by Army Officer, on Jan 22, 2009 at 3:20 pm | 5 comments | 3489 Views

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Traffic tangle forecast for Friday

Bay Area roadways are expected to be jam-packed Friday evening, with a bevy of sports events and concerts on tap, including...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2013
Last comment by @commuter, on Jul 24, 2013 at 3:07 pm | 2 comments | 3489 Views

BOOKS

May the Fourth be with you at MV library

Star Wars fans will have plenty to celebrate about on Saturday, May 4. The Mountain View Public Library will be hosting...

Original post made on May. 3, 2013
Last comment by The Horn of Gondor, on May 3, 2013 at 3:30 pm | 4 comments | 3489 Views

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Public asked to photograph Bay Area 'king tides'

Another round of extra-high tides, known as king tides, is scheduled to roll up onto Bay Area shores this week and a civic...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2014
Last comment by astronomer, on Jan 29, 2014 at 4:13 pm | 1 comment | 3488 Views

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Man hits construction worker with pipe

Police arrested a man last week after he got into a fight at a construction site in Mountain View and allegedly hit another...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2014
Last comment by Ban the pipes, on Oct 31, 2014 at 11:14 am | 2 comments | 3488 Views

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Crime briefs: purse-snatching and home burglary

A man attempted to flee police after allegedly stealing a purse, and a home was burglarized over Thanksgiving. Read the...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2014
Last comment by , on Dec 4, 2014 at 8:53 pm | 1 comment | 3488 Views

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Council OKs funding for Bike Share

The Mountain View City Council approved spending $160,000 as a subsidy for the city's Bike Share service, despite acknowledgment...

Original post made on May. 27, 2016
Last comment by Darin, on Jun 7, 2016 at 2:50 pm | 38 comments | 3488 Views

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Number of auto burglaries remains high in 2016

Lock your doors and don't leave anything valuable inside -- that's the message the Mountain View Police Department is sending...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2017
Last comment by Jesse, on Jan 8, 2017 at 11:27 am | 4 comments | 3486 Views

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Palo Alto approves its side of Mayfield project

A developer's proposal to bring 45 homes to the former Mayfield Mall site in south Palo Alto met rave reviews and swift approval...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2009
Last comment by smart grower, on Feb 23, 2009 at 5:18 pm | 3 comments | 3485 Views

RESTAURANTS

Chez TJ: office would tower over gourmet restaurant

For the last five years, Louise Christy has been the volunteer gardener for Chez TJ, the highest-rated restaurant in Mountain...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2012
Last comment by William Symons, on Jun 14, 2012 at 12:27 pm | 2 comments | 3485 Views

RESTAURANTS

What's for dinner?

Ooshma Garg has fond memories of coming home from school to find her dad, an endocrinologist and head of nutrition at a medical...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2012
Last comment by sk , on Jul 14, 2012 at 2:30 pm | 1 comment | 3485 Views

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Eyesore on Grant Road

Are they just going to leave that farm a big pile of dust until building starts up? I rode my bike by there the other day...

Original post made by Soreeyes on Oct. 2, 2008
There are no comments yet. 3484 Views

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City wants Ideafarm box off public property

Wo'O Ideafarm is in trouble with the law, again. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=3443...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2010
Last comment by Queer, on Nov 3, 2010 at 8:29 pm | 31 comments | 3484 Views
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