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AROUND TOWN

Adding sparkle to the season

The holidays got into full swing in downtown Mountain View on Monday night, as the city held its annual Community Tree Lighting...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2012
Last comment by to AC, on Dec 8, 2012 at 8:46 am | 2 comments | 1586 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Young suspects charged as adults in sex assault at Castro Park

The two 17-year-olds arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl at a Mountain View park are being charged...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1580 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Neighbors threaten to sue over McKelvey plan

A plan to turn McKelvey Park into a flood detention basin has drawn the ire of neighbors who say they may sue over plans...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2012
Last comment by Ralph, on Dec 7, 2012 at 10:12 am | 15 comments | 2673 Views

OTHER ISSUES

No quick fix for dangerous intersection

Despite discussion over two meetings, City Council members have yet to agree on a way to stop collisions at Clark Avenue...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2012
Last comment by saejin, on Dec 6, 2012 at 12:56 am | 19 comments | 3489 Views

AROUND TOWN

Holiday train comes to town

The Caltrain "Show Train" will be returning to Bay Area stations this weekend, Dec. 1 and 2, to collect toys for underprivileged...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2012
Last comment by steve, on Dec 5, 2012 at 3:29 pm | 6 comments | 2053 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Council ponders big changes after slew of car-pedestrian collisions

Council members finally weighed in on the community's discussion of bike and pedestrian safety last week, with some members...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Dec 5, 2012 at 3:24 pm | 8 comments | 977 Views

ELECTIONS

School districts welcome Prop. 30

Superintendents from both Mountain View school districts are welcoming the passage of Proposition 30, even as they acknowledge...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2012
Last comment by steve, on Dec 5, 2012 at 3:18 pm | 4 comments | 4597 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Meeting: Little outcry over rise in cancer near toxic site

Despite sensational TV news coverage, a rise in the number of people living near Mountain View's toxic sites with non-Hodgkin...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2012
Last comment by Steve Williams, on Dec 5, 2012 at 12:28 pm | 5 comments | 4813 Views

AROUND TOWN

Community tree-lighting set for Monday

On Monday, Dec. 3, the city of Mountain View will be holding its annual Community Tree Lighting Celebration from 5:30 p.m....

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2012
Last comment by All Welcome, on Dec 4, 2012 at 11:13 am | 4 comments | 1254 Views

AROUND TOWN

VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Facebook Privacy

Each week the Mountain View Voice heads downtown to ask people a question about a current event. This week, we asked about...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1329 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council to take up bike-ped safety

In response to several collisions — some deadly — and calls for change from residents, the City Council is beginning...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2012
Last comment by AC, on Dec 3, 2012 at 2:48 pm | 22 comments | 2583 Views

AROUND TOWN

PG&E working to restore power to 20,000 in Bay Area

As the latest in a series of storms to hit the Bay Area continued to move south this morning, PG&E was working to restore...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2012
There are no comments yet. 3405 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man pleads 'no contest' for burglarizing Steve Jobs' home

The Alameda man arrested in August for allegedly burglarizing the Palo Alto home of Apple's late co-founder Steve Jobs pleaded...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2012
Last comment by resident, on Dec 1, 2012 at 8:28 am | 2 comments | 1530 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Council ponders big changes after slew of car-pedestrian collisions

Council members finally weighed in on the community's discussion of bike and pedestrian safety last week, with some members...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Nov 30, 2012 at 9:53 am | 21 comments | 1768 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bullis loses round in legal fight

The Los Altos School District appears to be the victor in the latest round of court decisions in its ongoing legal battle...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2012
Last comment by by the way, on Nov 30, 2012 at 9:39 am | 1 comment | 1260 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bullis loses latest round in legal fight

The Los Altos School District appears to be the victor in the latest round of court decisions in its ongoing legal battle...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2012
Last comment by sighsighsigh, on Nov 29, 2012 at 10:02 pm | 26 comments | 1484 Views

AROUND TOWN

Castro School--gang graffiti, sex assaults, robberies... When will MVPD care?

The metal picnic tables at Castro school have gang graffiti on them--as they have for months. As does a utility box directly...

Original post made by Sparty on Nov. 29, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1744 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Motorcyclist killed in collision

The Santa Clara County coroner's office has identified the motorcyclist in a fatal motorcycle collision in Mountain View...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2012
Last comment by Friend, on Nov 29, 2012 at 6:02 pm | 5 comments | 1461 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Police arrest three in connection with rape of 13-year-old

Mountain View police arrested two 17-year-old boys and a 23-year-old man Nov. 28 in connection with the rape of a 13-year-old...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1561 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Undocumented' but inspiring

Immigration reform activist Jose Antonio Vargas spoke at to a near-capacity crowd at Los Altos High School last weekend,...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2012
Last comment by puzzeled, on Nov 28, 2012 at 4:27 pm | 3 comments | 1103 Views
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