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City official explains bad odor

There have been a number of complaints about a mysterious rotten egg smell all over town, which turns out to be the smell...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2009
Last comment by Ed, on Sep 23, 2009 at 8:32 am | 7 comments | 3295 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LAHS student club kicks off human rights week

The Los Altos High School Amnesty International club is presenting a special speaker event Monday evening to kick off a week...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2009
Last comment by Stellers - J, on Feb 28, 2010 at 1:07 pm | 5 comments | 1832 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

No pink slips planned for MV Whisman teachers

Despite tough fiscal decisions ahead, the Mountain View Whisman School District will not be handing out pink slips come March...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2010
Last comment by Carl, on Mar 27, 2010 at 6:14 pm | 37 comments | 5789 Views

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Sweltering heat expected to hit Bay Area

The National Weather Service announced today, Aug. 23, that an excessive heat watch would be in effect from Tuesday afternoon...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2010
Last comment by Bubb parent, on Aug 23, 2010 at 4:56 pm | 2 comments | 1478 Views

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Company's kit will electrify a Miata

Thanks to a local company there's now an alternative to shelling out $100,000 for a Tesla Roadster. It is a kit that will...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2010
Last comment by Sick of it, on Nov 8, 2010 at 2:51 pm | 7 comments | 6098 Views

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VTA proposals could save Caltrain, for now

With Caltrain considering eliminating nearly half of the peninsula's train service to fix a $30 million deficit, VTA general...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2011
Last comment by Rider, on Feb 11, 2011 at 5:26 pm | 31 comments | 2652 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Students sow seeds of green

A local elementary school club is aiming to increase environmental awareness both at school and at home with a program that...

Original post made on May. 4, 2011
Last comment by Tired_Activist, on May 4, 2011 at 7:16 pm | 1 comment | 1916 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mountain View's anti-smoking efforts get an 'A'

For the second year in a row, a local coalition has awarded Mountain View its highest marks in tobacco-control efforts among...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2011
Last comment by Proof, on Feb 2, 2013 at 11:30 pm | 13 comments | 5283 Views

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Attempted robbery leads to broken bones

An elderly man suffered broken bones when he was knocked to the ground during an attempted robbery near the corner of Villa...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2011
Last comment by Old Ben, on Oct 26, 2011 at 11:24 pm | 3 comments | 1335 Views

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Rally at City Hall celebrates Prop 8 ruling

The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruling against California's gay marriage ban was met with celebration at a rally in front...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2012
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Feb 11, 2012 at 8:07 pm | 9 comments | 1776 Views

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Young Afghan tech exec shadows local firm

Afghanistan is often described as war-torn and one of the worst places in the world to be a woman, but at least one tech...

Original post made on May. 4, 2012
Last comment by Hardin, on May 8, 2012 at 8:36 am | 8 comments | 1986 Views

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Tennis legend Alex Swetka dies at 94

Local tennis legend Alex Swetka, who owned Swetka's Tennis Shop in Mountain View with his wife, died July 17, a few months...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2012
Last comment by @@Addition, on Jul 29, 2012 at 11:32 am | 6 comments | 4361 Views

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City launches "Ask Mountain View" app for Android

Whether reporting a dead streetlight, a nasty pothole or vandalism in a park, the city has a new way for residents to communicate...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2012
Last comment by Lt. Chris Hsiung (MVPD), on Nov 3, 2012 at 9:41 am | 11 comments | 2022 Views

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Free help with income tax

Free tax preparation services will be available for low-income families in the Mountain View area. The two Mountain View...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2013
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Jan 24, 2013 at 3:47 pm | 1 comment | 1937 Views

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Stanford professor Adam Johnson wins Pulitzer for fiction

Adam Johnson, associate professor of English at Stanford, won the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for fiction for his novel, "The Orphan...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2013
Last comment by HarvardMom, on Apr 17, 2013 at 7:37 am | 1 comment | 1759 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bike-pedestrian upgrades coming to a street near you

A slew of upgrades around town for bicyclists and pedestrians are in the newly approved city budget, thanks to the efforts...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2013
Last comment by Donald, on Jul 10, 2013 at 9:50 pm | 27 comments | 3492 Views

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Bomb squad called out to Paul Avenue

After finding a man dead in his home Thursday, police also found a suspicious looking container. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2014
Last comment by Sharon, on Jan 10, 2014 at 8:00 pm | 4 comments | 5528 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Community Briefs

<B>Rallying support to reopen schools Read the full story here http://mv-voice.com/print/story/2014/04/11/community-briefs...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2014
Last comment by Jessica Gandhi, on Apr 12, 2014 at 8:31 am | 1 comment | 1116 Views

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Avoid the 13: No arrests in Mountain View

Avoid the 13 deployments arrested 45 people in Santa Clara County on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2014
Last comment by Lets Re-Evaluate, on Jul 10, 2014 at 11:58 am | 1 comment | 3066 Views

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Woman missing since Tuesday found

A 60-year-old Mountain View woman has been found after she was reported missing since Tuesday, according to police. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2014
Last comment by Maher, on Oct 9, 2014 at 2:22 pm | 2 comments | 3509 Views
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