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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teachers demand higher pay from school district

Teachers packed the room to air their grievances at the Mountain View Whisman district board meeting last week, as part of...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2014
Last comment by Huh?, on Jan 6, 2015 at 4:29 pm | 46 comments | 5961 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

No-burn Spare the Air Alert on Friday

A Winter Spare the Air alert has been issued for Friday by the Bay Area Air Quality Management District because of poor...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2015
Last comment by Stop the Trolls, on Jan 6, 2015 at 2:48 pm | 3 comments | 2223 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police and fire stories that topped the news in 2014

Headlines shocked Mountain View residents this year after 18 teens were arrested in connection with a fire that rendered...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2014
Last comment by Another double dipper, on Jan 6, 2015 at 1:48 pm | 2 comments | 3412 Views

AROUND TOWN

Prometheus proposes nearly 1,000 new apartments

After a decade almost exclusively developing ownership housing, the city is being flooded with proposals to develop nearly...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2012
Last comment by Sparty, on Jan 5, 2015 at 1:17 pm | 4 comments | 2101 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New schools and school leaders ahead

New faces and big changes greeted school districts in Mountain View this year after two superintendents called it quits and...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2014
Last comment by Intelligent Legalities, on Jan 4, 2015 at 7:13 pm | 18 comments | 3164 Views

MOVIES

'Suspicious behavior' leads to three arrests at Kohl's

Police arrested three people over the weekend after they allegedly tried to purchase over $950 in merchandise at the Kohl's...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2015
Last comment by mangawy, on Jan 4, 2015 at 7:11 am | 1 comment | 3665 Views

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MV council members eye Gordon's Assembly seat

When state Assembly member Rich Gordon terms out of office in 2016, Mountain View City Council members Mike Kasperzak and...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2014
Last comment by Jayne, on Jan 3, 2015 at 11:47 am | 8 comments | 3302 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google's self-driven car may roll in the new year

Calling it the "best holiday gift we could have imagined," Google announced on Monday that it had finished a road-worthy...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2014
Last comment by Stop the Trolls, on Jan 3, 2015 at 9:34 am | 29 comments | 19569 Views

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Learn how to Square Dance

Learn to Square Dance Come try something new this year!!   You will have fun and you will make new friends. And, you...

Original post made by Nanci Scharfen on Jan. 2, 2015
There are no comments yet. 166 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Seventh-graders jump in the 'Shark Tank'

Coming up with a new invention is tough, but selling it can be a real challenge. That's what Crittenden Middle School students...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2014
Last comment by Margaret, on Dec 31, 2014 at 10:07 pm | 4 comments | 3319 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Sen. Jerry Hill introduces bill requiring DUI offenders to use 'ignition interlocks'

First-time DUI offenders would be required to install "ignition interlock devices" in their cars that will test their breath...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2014
Last comment by AllYouCanEat, on Dec 31, 2014 at 9:30 am | 5 comments | 2370 Views

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Holiday Fund: A helping hand for domestic violence survivors

Even for people in stable relationships, the holidays can be rough. For those who are fleeing an abusive home, there's no...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2014
Last comment by Laura, on Dec 30, 2014 at 2:37 pm | 1 comment | 2613 Views

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Man found bleeding near Sylvan Park

A Sunnyvale man was found bleeding shortly after midnight on Friday near Sylvan Park. Police are asking the public for information...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2014
Last comment by Bob, on Dec 30, 2014 at 11:55 am | 2 comments | 3497 Views

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Wind advisory issued for Bay Area

The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory for today for all coastal and valley locations of the San Francisco...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2014
Last comment by Robert, on Dec 30, 2014 at 10:23 am | 2 comments | 2253 Views

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Free RotaCare health clinic still in demand

Despite an increasing number of people with health insurance because of "Obamacare," Mountain View's free health clinic hidden...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2014
Last comment by Stop the Trolls, on Dec 29, 2014 at 4:20 pm | 4 comments | 4199 Views

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Wood-burning banned for 11th straight day

Bay Area residents will be banned from burning wood for the 11th straight day on Wednesday. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/2013/12/17/wood-burning-banned-for...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2013
Last comment by Robert, on Dec 28, 2014 at 2:37 pm | 11 comments | 2255 Views

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Police Activity in Oaktree Commons 12/26

What was going on in our neighborhood around 5:00 pm 12/26? Anyone know? Several patrol cars as well as officers on...

Original post made by lindaloo on Dec. 28, 2014
There are no comments yet. 241 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Movie review: 'Unbroken'

Angelina Jolie directs this flatfooted recounting of the life of Louis Zamperini, the Italian-American Olympic runner whose...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2014
Last comment by GertrudeS., on Dec 28, 2014 at 12:07 am | 1 comment | 3271 Views

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Editorial: Body-worn cameras for police officers benefit them and the public

The push to equip police officers and sheriff's deputies with body-worn cameras that would record interactions with the public,...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2014
Last comment by Sandy, on Dec 23, 2014 at 10:01 pm | 3 comments | 2769 Views

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Crime briefs: vehicle invasion and arrest during traffic stop

Police arrest man after he allegedly reaches for a baseball bat; man arrested for getting inside someone else's vehicle Read...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2014
Last comment by Tussle with a cop, on Dec 22, 2014 at 4:36 pm | 4 comments | 2928 Views
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