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Council candidates' take on $15 minimum wage

It may fall on three new City Council members to carry on the current council's goal of working towards a $15 an hour minimum...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2014
Last comment by Not Lazy!, on Oct 30, 2014 at 3:06 pm | 9 comments | 3529 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Owner: High density housing at San Antonio is a 'pipe dream'

Fred Thoits, one of two major owners of San Antonio shopping center, injected a dose of reality into the public discussion...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2009
Last comment by MV resident, on Feb 18, 2009 at 1:39 pm | 2 comments | 3528 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Sutter Health, Blue Shield come to agreement

Health care provider Sutter Health and Blue Shield of California have finalized a new two-year contract, according to an...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2015
Last comment by Laurie England , on Jan 30, 2015 at 4:52 pm | 2 comments | 3528 Views

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City to receive $1.6M in stimulus funding

Congresswoman Anna Eshoo announced today that Mountain View will receive $719,000 in stimulus funding to go towards improving...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2009
Last comment by USA, on Mar 30, 2009 at 11:12 am | 8 comments | 3528 Views

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City leadership program loses director

Alicia Crank, who directed the Leadership Mountain View program for the last six years, announced she will be leaving in...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2015
Last comment by Ellen Wheeler, on Apr 7, 2015 at 8:57 am | 2 comments | 3528 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Locals play waiting game for H1N1 vaccine

Since last spring there have been more than 150 hospitalizations in Santa Clara County alone due to the H1N1 virus. The county...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Oct 22, 2009 at 1:07 pm | 2 comments | 3527 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Judge: Bullis must reveal info on donors, enrollment

A judge has ruled that Bullis Charter School must provide records on its enrollment and fundraising practices, despite arguments...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2013
Last comment by Lynn Kopf Reed, on Jan 22, 2013 at 8:05 pm | 19 comments | 3527 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hospital phasing out paper time cards

A new digital workforce management system at El Camino Hospital will cost $1.9 million up front, but will save the organization...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2010
Last comment by ECH RN, on Nov 11, 2010 at 9:09 am | 5 comments | 3527 Views

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'Excited and anxious' as teachers prep for new programs

Elementary and middle school students returning to class on Aug. 19, won't be the only ones on their campuses learning a...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2013
There are no comments yet. 3526 Views

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Juveniles caught with loot after robbing home

Police say they found a Sony PlayStation stuffed down the pants of a 17-year-old boy Sunday afternoon after he and a friend...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2009
Last comment by local, on Apr 12, 2009 at 8:56 pm | 17 comments | 3525 Views

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Free help with income tax

Free tax preparation services will be available for low-income families in the Mountain View area. The two Mountain View...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2013
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Jan 24, 2013 at 3:47 pm | 2 comments | 3525 Views

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Mayor Abe-Koga named 'woman of the year'

Mayor Margaret Abe-Koga was paid a surprise visit last week by state Assembly member Paul Fong, who honored her as "woman...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2009
Last comment by USA, on Mar 13, 2009 at 10:16 am | 5 comments | 3524 Views

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Local woman to pay medical bills with $1 million lottery prize

Mountain View resident Emily Leach had the good fortune to wake up from a tumor-induced coma two years ago, and on Friday...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2012
Last comment by Shelley B, on Jan 11, 2012 at 11:15 pm | 15 comments | 3524 Views

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NASA Ames scientist to analyze data sent back from Mars

Thousands of people gathered at the NASA Ames Research Center at Moffett Field Sunday night, Aug. 5, to watch the historic...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2012
Last comment by Mr. Worldallwrong, on Aug 8, 2012 at 6:58 pm | 5 comments | 3523 Views

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Man arrested in Walgreens robbery

Police arrested a 26-year-old man after he allegedly took a shirt from a Walgreens store without paying, and threatened an...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2015
Last comment by Sparty, on Aug 16, 2015 at 12:38 am | 5 comments | 3523 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD school board member steps down early

Los Altos School District board member Tamara Logan announced last week that she is resigning more than two years before...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2016
Last comment by If only Nelson would go too, on Jun 29, 2016 at 3:26 pm | 5 comments | 3522 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV schools take on big challenges in 2016

It's been a busy year for all three of Mountain View's local school districts. Whether it's building new schools, closing...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2017
Last comment by Former MVWSD parent , on Jan 5, 2017 at 8:51 pm | 2 comments | 3522 Views

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2.9 magnitude earthquake shakes Cupertino

An earthquake with a magnitude of 2.9 shook a section of Cupertino early this morning, the U.S. Geological Survey reported. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2014
Last comment by , on Nov 8, 2014 at 4:35 pm | 1 comment | 3522 Views

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Finance program for efficiency upgrades expands to Mountain View

The City Council recently voted to make the HERO Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) program available to local residents....

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2015
Last comment by Beware, on Oct 6, 2015 at 9:32 pm | 3 comments | 3522 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Commission cracks down on council's free seats at Shoreline

Responding to complaints from other cities, the California Fair Political Practices Commission is regulating the use of free...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by eric, on Mar 22, 2009 at 1:50 pm | 3 comments | 3520 Views
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Burger chain Shake Shack to open in Palo Alto
By Elena Kadvany | 17 comments | 4,766 views

The Cost of Service
By Aldis Petriceks | 1 comment | 1,150 views

Couples: When Wrong Admit It; When Right; Shut Up
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 610 views