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BOOKS

NASA celebrates "The Martian" release

Plenty of movies have chronicled space exploration, but never before has a film generated quite so much excitement at NASA...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2015
Last comment by Ken, on Oct 2, 2015 at 4:46 pm | 1 comment | 3253 Views

AROUND TOWN

Living in colonial times is no tea party

More than 500 students from Benjamin Bubb Elementary and other schools from the Mountain View Whisman district were transported...

Original post made on May. 31, 2011
Last comment by USA, on Jun 2, 2011 at 3:33 pm | 7 comments | 3252 Views

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The 30-minute chef

With a degree in history and a minor in political science, Jess Dang never expected to have a career in cooking. Read the...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2013
Last comment by Barbara, on Jan 25, 2013 at 12:44 pm | 1 comment | 3252 Views

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Hospital expansion to increase traffic woes

The city of Mountain View is soliciting feedback on major expansion plans at El Camino Hospital, which call for hundreds...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2016
Last comment by Waldo, on Mar 19, 2016 at 5:46 pm | 15 comments | 3252 Views

ELECTIONS

Independent groups pump cash into Assembly campaign

With the crowded race to succeed Assemblyman Rich Gordon in the 24th District heading into the final stretch, independent...

Original post made on May. 23, 2016
Last comment by Has Berman accomplished anything?, on Jun 21, 2016 at 12:47 pm | 15 comments | 3252 Views

ELECTIONS

Final vote Thursday on school boundaries

The Mountain View Whisman School District inched forward in its years-long effort to redraw school attendance boundaries. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2017
Last comment by SAATFmember, on Jun 13, 2017 at 12:28 pm | 3 comments | 3252 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Obama to arrive in Bay Area today

President Barack Obama is coming to town for a series of fundraisers in San Francisco and Atherton today and Thursday, and...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2013
Last comment by Stan, on Apr 6, 2013 at 2:38 pm | 5 comments | 3251 Views

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Council mulls fix for Shoreline congestion

One the city's worst congestion hotspots, the Shoreline Boulevard gateway into North Bayshore, will get an overhaul under...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2016
Last comment by Bob, on Nov 14, 2016 at 8:49 am | 3 comments | 3251 Views

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Tomorrow's events (March 24)

[http://www.mountainview.gov/civica/filebank/blobdload.asp?BlobID=5573 ==B Talk:== Helping Boys Behave] Jomary Hilliard,...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2009
Last comment by Karin Bricker, Supervising Librarian, on Mar 23, 2009 at 3:34 pm | 1 comment | 3249 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Graduation elation

Students from Mountain View and Los Altos high schools celebrated the end of an era with Friday evening's graduation ceremonies. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2012
Last comment by george, on Jun 4, 2012 at 4:34 pm | 4 comments | 3248 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teen mental health program set to expand

An intensive El Camino Hospital program designed to teach high school students how to cope with serious mental health conditions...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2016
Last comment by Donna & John Shoemaker, on Mar 21, 2016 at 2:33 pm | 5 comments | 3248 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Update: Home for mentally ill closed for health, safety violations

(==B An expanded version of an earlier story==) San Antonio Manor, a Mountain View care home for the mentally ill, was ordered...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2016
Last comment by @Monta Loma, on Feb 18, 2016 at 5:23 pm | 3 comments | 3248 Views

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Council to vote on $3 million land deal

A 1.2 acre park near the intersection of Rengstorff Avenue and Old Middlefield Way could be in the works soon if the City...

Original post made on May. 7, 2013
Last comment by Political Insider, on May 9, 2013 at 9:46 pm | 19 comments | 3248 Views

ELECTIONS

Cities join forces to back transportation-funding plan

With Santa Clara County cruising toward a November transportation tax measure, Palo Alto and eight other cities in the north...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2016
Last comment by mvresident2003, on Feb 10, 2016 at 10:03 am | 17 comments | 3248 Views

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Witnesses: car that killed Ware was speeding

The driver accused of hitting and killing William Ware appeared in court Dec. 27 for a preliminary hearing. Several witnesses...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 4, 2013 at 12:28 am | 2 comments | 3247 Views

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Special edition: Spring Real Estate

From concerns over unoccupied "ghost homes" to a look at what's new on the market, our Spring Real Estate edition has the...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2015
Last comment by Jay Park, on Apr 27, 2015 at 8:46 pm | 4 comments | 3247 Views

ELECTIONS

VTA board OKs new sales tax measure

A long-planned sales tax measure is set to go on the November ballot now that the Valley Transportation Authority board of...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2016
Last comment by DC, on Jun 25, 2016 at 8:49 pm | 38 comments | 3247 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Nadine Levin named interim Atherton city manager

Nadine Levin, who retired in June as Mountain View's longtime assistant city manager, has been named Atherton's transitional...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2010
Last comment by taxpayer, on Oct 31, 2010 at 8:59 am | 7 comments | 3245 Views

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Caltrain may cut weekend service, raise fares

During its board of directors meeting last week, Caltrain administrators announced possible service and fare changes to be...

Original post made on May. 12, 2009
Last comment by Paul, on Jun 27, 2010 at 1:07 pm | 11 comments | 3245 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Grand Jury: City employee pay "unsustainable" countywide

The latest report from the Santa Clara County Civil Grand Jury concludes that employee costs for the county's 15 cities continue...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2010
Last comment by JR, on Aug 14, 2010 at 8:14 am | 28 comments | 3244 Views
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