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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Common Ground Garden Releases Curriculum

Common Ground Garden in Palo Alto California, a project of the non-profit Ecology Action, is excited to announce the development...

Original post made by Emily Danko on Mar. 2, 2017
There are no comments yet. 184 Views

RESTAURANTS

Health advisory: Flu season in full swing

The Bay Area has been named one of three regions in California with the most influenza activity. Read the full story...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2154 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police find burglary suspect in apartment bathroom

A transient man who allegedly burglarized a Mountain View business earlier this month has been arrested, according to police. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2017
Last comment by Amy, on Mar 2, 2017 at 4:48 am | 5 comments | 2280 Views

AROUND TOWN

Caltrain gets 3-month extension for electrification project

Caltrain has successfully negotiated an extension of the deadline for contractors to begin construction on a massive electrification...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2017
Last comment by the_rehsinnup, on Mar 1, 2017 at 2:57 pm | 7 comments | 2336 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hoaxes, rumors of local ICE arrests are false

Rumors of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agent sightings in East Palo Alto and Menlo Park are untrue, ICE...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2017
Last comment by @p, on Mar 1, 2017 at 10:57 am | 12 comments | 2164 Views

AROUND TOWN

What was Mountain View like in the '70s

I am new to the area and am curious what life was like in Mountain View in the 1970s, 1980s and even earlier. I would love...

Original post made by Newbie on Apr. 13, 2008
Last comment by Alicia, on Mar 1, 2017 at 10:01 am | 212 comments | 68490 Views

AROUND TOWN

Grant seeks citywide goodwill

Four of Mountain View's premier tech companies are pooling money to invest in ideas to make the city more compassionate and...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2017
Last comment by IVG, on Feb 28, 2017 at 8:08 pm | 13 comments | 2633 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Wanted: More applicants for rent-control board

The Mountain View City Council picked six top candidates for a committee to oversee the city's new rent-control law. But...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man, on Feb 28, 2017 at 3:32 pm | 13 comments | 2851 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man arrested after one person stabbed

A Palo Alto man was arrested Monday night in connection to a stabbing in Mountain View that wounded one person, according...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2017
There are no comments yet. 4532 Views

AROUND TOWN

Jewish Community Center reopens following threatening phone call

The Oshman Family JCC campus was closed for about two hours this evening after staff at the facility received a threatening...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2017
Last comment by Alan L., on Feb 28, 2017 at 2:39 pm | 4 comments | 2051 Views

AROUND TOWN

South Bay prepares to start clean-energy alternative

South Bay cities in the coming weeks will be flipping the on switch for a new clean-energy alternative that is being presented...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2017
Last comment by Resident, on Feb 28, 2017 at 2:10 pm | 15 comments | 3696 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fear spreads as feds plan to expand deportations

Pledges by Mountain View and other Bay Area cities to stand by their immigrant communities could soon be tested under a sweeping...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2017
Last comment by JustAnotherCitizen, on Feb 27, 2017 at 12:57 pm | 11 comments | 3655 Views

AROUND TOWN

Water district plans to use Waverly Park homes for homeless

Homeless encampments are a common sight along Stevens Creek in Mountain View. In the southern end of the city near Waverly...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2016
Last comment by G.Ocho, on Feb 27, 2017 at 8:08 am | 41 comments | 6223 Views

ELECTIONS

Guest opinion: Meeting welcome, but questions remain unanswered

Thanks to a tip from a neighbor, I attended the Nov. 22 meeting of the Santa Clara Valley Water District Board of Directors...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2017
Last comment by NIMBY, on Feb 26, 2017 at 8:25 pm | 21 comments | 556 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council agrees, employees are overpaid

A recent Civil Grand Jury report that slams local cities for overcompensating their employees was largely met with agreement...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by Gary, on Feb 26, 2017 at 11:08 am | 42 comments | 7740 Views

AROUND TOWN

County seeks injunction on executive order cutting funds for 'sanctuary jurisdictions'

Santa Clara County asked a federal court Thursday to grant a nationwide preliminary injunction blocking an executive order...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2017
Last comment by @dude, on Feb 26, 2017 at 9:16 am | 32 comments | 1733 Views

AROUND TOWN

All-electric car for $20,000

Armed with expertise gained from pushing electric car technology to the limit in race cars, NASA Ames-based Kleenspeed is...

Original post made on May. 14, 2010
Last comment by elbaol18, on Feb 26, 2017 at 6:23 am | 15 comments | 4717 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Third Graham student in three weeks hit by car

After three children were struck by cars while crossing Castro Street near Graham Middle School, community safety officials...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2012
Last comment by ResidentSince1982, on Feb 25, 2017 at 3:58 pm | 7 comments | 3393 Views

OTHER ISSUES

All-girls hackathon encourages careers in tech

Anika Bagga, a junior at Cupertino High School, attended several hackathon coding competitions during her high school career....

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2017
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Feb 25, 2017 at 11:11 am | 4 comments | 5296 Views

AROUND TOWN

Oscar-nominated animated shorts 2016

The slate of the five animated short films nominated at this year’s Academy Awards unfortunately leaves something to be...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2017
Last comment by Jes' Sayin', on Feb 24, 2017 at 10:22 pm | 1 comment | 3409 Views
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2017 guide to summer camps

Looking for something for the kids to do this summer, learn something new and have fun? The 2017 Summer Camp Guide features local camps for all ages and interests.

Find Camps Here