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SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman board struggles to balance enrollment

The Mountain View Whisman School District doubled down on efforts to balance enrollment across all the elementary schools...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2016
Last comment by Old Steve, on Apr 25, 2016 at 11:01 am | 40 comments | 4500 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hacker Dojo announces plans to leave Mountain View

Just weeks from the expiration of its current lease, Hacker Dojo has found a new home for its scrappy club of coders and...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2016
Last comment by TonyS, on Apr 25, 2016 at 8:51 am | 5 comments | 4825 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Fewer students opt for continuation school

Alta Vista High School is getting smaller, as enrollment at the continuation high school shrinks. But officials at the Mountain...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2016
Last comment by AllAboutTheKids, on Apr 24, 2016 at 8:06 pm | 5 comments | 2060 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Solar-powered plane stopping in MV on around-the-world flight

A solar-powered aircraft will be landing in Mountain View this weekend as part of an ambitious mission to make the first...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2016
Last comment by musical, on Apr 24, 2016 at 5:51 pm | 12 comments | 3071 Views

ELECTIONS

Editorial: Council's failure in leadership results in voter initiative

In an editorial written late last month, the <I>Voice</I></B> asked what it would take for City Council members to acknowledge...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2016
Last comment by Gary, on Apr 23, 2016 at 5:03 am | 13 comments | 570 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fueling big hopes, South Bay launches alternative utility

Officials from Mountain View and nearly a dozen other South Bay cities met for the first time last week to launch a new local...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2016
Last comment by Concerned, on Apr 22, 2016 at 8:09 pm | 1 comment | 1662 Views

ELECTIONS

Clark seeks to be council's consensus-builder

Chris Clark, 32, is coming to the end of his first term on the City Council and has announced his bid for re-election, saying...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2016
Last comment by looking for a better candidate, on Apr 22, 2016 at 2:59 pm | 8 comments | 1636 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Saturday: Spring Family Parade struts through downtown

Mountain View, get ready to strut your stuff. The city's Spring Family Parade, open to anyone with a costume or homemade...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2016
Last comment by Manja, on Apr 22, 2016 at 2:35 pm | 6 comments | 2048 Views

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Fleeing driver crashes car into creek

A 25-year-old driver crashed through a fence and flipped her car into a creek early Thursday morning after multiple attempts...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2016
Last comment by Crohit, on Apr 22, 2016 at 2:25 pm | 7 comments | 2285 Views

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MVPD launches cybercrime unit

Cybercrime has become in an increasing problem in Mountain View. More and more, criminals are turning to digital devices...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2016
Last comment by Dave, on Apr 20, 2016 at 5:10 pm | 4 comments | 2084 Views

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McAlister seeks another spin on council

John McAlister likes to harken back to how things were 50 years ago -- a time when orchards still dotted the roadside, Highway...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2016
Last comment by Gary, on Apr 20, 2016 at 11:29 am | 16 comments | 2378 Views

SPORTS

PICKLEBALL Registration for Bay Area Senior Games

Pickleball is gathering momentum with local senior citizens and will be one of the events in the Bay Area Senior Games which...

Original post made by Monica Williams on Apr. 15, 2016
Last comment by Monica Williams, on Apr 19, 2016 at 10:24 pm | 1 comment | 230 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Moffett Field hits record high temp

Four Bay Area locations, including Moffett Field, recorded record high temperatures Sunday, National Weather Service officials...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2016
Last comment by heide, on Apr 19, 2016 at 8:37 pm | 3 comments | 1989 Views

OTHER ISSUES

CHP seeks public's help with fatal hit-and-run

The California Highway Patrol is seeking the public's assistance in identifying and locating a vehicle involved with a fatal...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2016
Last comment by Reader, on Apr 19, 2016 at 5:30 pm | 3 comments | 1895 Views

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Council OKs 33 new row houses

Mountain View City Council members agreed Tuesday night to allow a new 33-unit row house development, increasing the housing...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2016
Last comment by Lol, on Apr 19, 2016 at 5:11 pm | 31 comments | 5050 Views

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Google tweaks plans for new campus

Google is changing course on its ambitious vision to create a new showpiece campus on its Charleston East property in Mountain...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2016
Last comment by MV Parent, on Apr 18, 2016 at 5:33 pm | 2 comments | 5747 Views

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Los Altos man arrested in fatal El Monte crash

The driver involved in a Mountain View crash last year that killed a pedestrian will be facing criminal charges, according...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2016
Last comment by So sad, on Apr 18, 2016 at 5:13 pm | 32 comments | 4293 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teen psychiatric facility could open at El Camino Hospital

Palo Alto's Lucile Packard Children's Hospital, Mountain View's El Camino Hospital and Kaiser Permanente could partner to...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2016
Last comment by Thida Cornes, on Apr 18, 2016 at 3:41 pm | 5 comments | 2445 Views

RESTAURANTS

Downtown Mountain View restaurant news

• Jay Essadki, one of the brothers who opened Morocco's, and in 2014 The Liquid Menu juice bar (650 Castro), last month...

Original post made by Max Hauser on Apr. 18, 2016
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BookBuyers bids goodbye to Mountain View

Castro Street's plucky used bookstore, BookBuyers, may have a future -- but it won't be in Mountain View. Unable to find...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2016
Last comment by Bill Hough, on Apr 17, 2016 at 10:34 am | 19 comments | 7554 Views
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Terún to open second Cal Ave restaurant
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