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ELECTIONS

Why our county hospital is worth saving

I'm very concerned about the future of our outstanding county hospital, Valley Medical Center. If you have good health insurance,...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2008
Last comment by we could all be there sometime, on Oct 24, 2008 at 7:50 pm | 1 comment | 3388 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mayor Abe-Koga named 'woman of the year'

Mayor Margaret Abe-Koga was paid a surprise visit last week by state Assembly member Paul Fong, who honored her as "woman...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2009
Last comment by Eric, on Mar 10, 2009 at 6:28 pm | 2 comments | 2151 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Two train fatalities in two days

Two people were killed by trains in as many days after the victims lingered on the tracks north of Mountain View. Authorities...

Original post made on May. 9, 2009
Last comment by SP Dave, on Jul 28, 2009 at 10:21 pm | 3 comments | 2244 Views

OTHER ISSUES

CHP crackdown on violators of 'hands-free' law

The California Highway Patrol will be on the lookout for drivers flouting the state law requiring hands-free devices for...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by NW Resident, on Aug 14, 2009 at 11:02 am | 9 comments | 2839 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

TONIGHT: MV Whisman revisits home study

At their regular meeting this evening, trustees of the Mountain View Whisman School District will discuss a proposal to offer...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2009
Last comment by Farley, on Nov 5, 2009 at 7:14 pm | 1 comment | 2104 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Educators show enthusiasm for charter schools

Charter schools, sometimes a thorn in the side of public school districts, received a pat on the back from none other than...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2010
Last comment by MV parent, on Feb 4, 2010 at 12:07 am | 3 comments | 2232 Views

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A Stanford engineering degree -- and no job

Mountain View resident Chad Bowling, 23, never thought he would fall a victim to the down economy. Read the full story...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2010
Last comment by Lorin, on May 30, 2010 at 10:41 pm | 6 comments | 1996 Views

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An air and space museum for Hangar One?

Preservationists who have been fighting to save Moffett Field's historic Hangar One are now organizing an "promising" effort...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2010
Last comment by Local Yokel, on Jul 22, 2010 at 11:01 pm | 2 comments | 1455 Views

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How would you spend $10 million downtown?

If the six candidates for City Council were given $10 million to improve Mountain View's downtown, the area could end up...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Nov 6, 2010 at 1:21 pm | 18 comments | 3013 Views

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Teen stabbed in altercation

A local 18-year-old was stabbed Dec. 30 during an afternoon altercation with two other males. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2011
Last comment by Mercy, on Jan 6, 2011 at 11:37 pm | 6 comments | 2106 Views

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Driver with handgun arrested

A man was arrested on charges of carrying a loaded handgun while under the influence of drugs by a officer making a traffic...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by cat, on Sep 18, 2011 at 10:59 pm | 6 comments | 2144 Views

ELECTIONS

Supervisor race pits Abe-Koga against Saratoga's King

Mountain View City Council member Margaret Abe-Koga declared her candidacy for county supervisor on Wednesday, setting up...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2011
Last comment by Steve , on Sep 30, 2011 at 3:46 pm | 7 comments | 2409 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man faces murder charge in hit-and-run fatality

The Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office has filed charges including murder and assault with a deadly weapon against...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2012
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Apr 5, 2012 at 4:53 pm | 2 comments | 2272 Views

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Council OKs 134 new apartments

If the city's park and housing fees are not too onerous, Prometheus Real Estate Group can move forward with building 134...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2012
Last comment by Jeff, on Jun 21, 2012 at 7:46 pm | 5 comments | 1813 Views

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VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Political Gaffes

Each week the Mountain View Voice heads downtown to Castro Street to ask passersby to weigh in on a current event. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2012
Last comment by 47 percent, on Sep 24, 2012 at 12:06 pm | 1 comment | 1696 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bus bench dedicated to William Ware

A bench dedicated to the memory of William Ware has been installed near the intersection of California Street and Escuela...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2013
Last comment by NW Resident, on Mar 15, 2013 at 5:36 pm | 11 comments | 3158 Views

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Wednesday, June 5

[http://www.theatreworks.org/shows/1213-season/wildwithhappy ==B Theater:== 'Wild With Happy'] A new comedy at TheatreWorks...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2013
Last comment by randy albin, on Jun 5, 2013 at 11:33 am | 1 comment | 1380 Views

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Swiped MV puppy returned

A puppy that was taken from a locked vehicle in Mountain View on Saturday was returned after reports circulated in the media...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2013
Last comment by Mountain View Police Department, on Aug 29, 2013 at 8:37 am | 9 comments | 5247 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Study: the downside of too much homework

A survey of more than 4,000 students from ten high-performing high schools showed that excessive homework produces unhealthy...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2014
Last comment by College, on Mar 16, 2014 at 12:32 pm | 10 comments | 5992 Views

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Chronicle columnist joins debate over city's development

Google's hometown of Mountain View has quickly become a flash point for the debate over Silicon Valley's resistance to allowing...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2014
Last comment by Prince, on Jun 17, 2014 at 3:36 pm | 3 comments | 4068 Views
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