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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Full bellies all summer long

Even in the ostensibly well-to-do communities of Silicon Valley, one out of every three children rely on free or reduced-price...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by Mary, on Jun 21, 2013 at 12:29 pm | 5 comments | 1378 Views

AROUND TOWN

MV property taxes on the rise

Almost a quarter of Santa Clara County's property owners are set for a jump in their property tax bills, thanks to this year's...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2013
Last comment by Mark, on Jun 23, 2013 at 8:40 pm | 35 comments | 2674 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cycle track to replace expressway ramp

Despite outcry from neighbors over the possibility of increasing traffic jams on Moffett Boulevard, City Council members...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2013
Last comment by jon botelho, on Jul 3, 2013 at 12:04 pm | 64 comments | 6004 Views

AROUND TOWN

Techie charged with Silicon Valley burglaries

An information-technology consultant has been charged with a string of Silicon Valley office burglaries that shut down business...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2013
Last comment by mvsuws, on Jun 20, 2013 at 9:46 pm | 4 comments | 1378 Views

AROUND TOWN

Another good year for El Camino Hospital

El Camino Hospital's financial officials anticipate the local healthcare organization will rake in about $78 million in profits...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2013
Last comment by Observers, on Jun 20, 2013 at 4:28 pm | 3 comments | 2348 Views

AROUND TOWN

The animal control ordinance that nearly got away

It was the animal control ordinance that nearly got away -- and caused some finger-pointing over why thousands of cat and...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Jun 24, 2013 at 8:33 am | 9 comments | 1384 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Vargas' journey 'Documented'

Jose Antonio Vargas is preparing to make his directorial debut. The Mountain View High School alumnus, former ==I Voice==...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2013
Last comment by Litsa, on Jun 24, 2013 at 2:28 pm | 16 comments | 1983 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police arrest man in bike theft

Mountain View police have arrested a man they say stole a bike from the 1200 block of Dale Avenue. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2013
Last comment by Pic, on Jun 25, 2013 at 3:08 pm | 8 comments | 1616 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

City agrees to share $50 million with schools

An agreement to share the property taxes of the likes of Google with local schools has been approved by the City Council...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2013
Last comment by Longtime MVer, on Jul 9, 2013 at 7:52 pm | 10 comments | 1729 Views

AROUND TOWN

City agrees to share $50 million with schools

An agreement to share the property taxes of the likes of Google with local schools has been approved by the City Council,...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2013
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jun 25, 2013 at 4:52 pm | 9 comments | 1093 Views

AROUND TOWN

Is flood protection project 'political engineering?'

As the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors mulls over plans for a flood basin at Rancho San Antonio park, a local civil...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2013
Last comment by Resident, on Jun 25, 2013 at 10:48 pm | 11 comments | 1640 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fire closes Burger King on El Camino

No one was hurt when the Burger King near Grant Road on El Camino Real caught fire Thursday, an official from the Mountain...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2013
Last comment by Hmmmmm, on Mar 19, 2014 at 2:25 am | 9 comments | 4016 Views

MOVIES

Vargas' journey 'Documented'

<B>Local immigration activist releases documentary on being undocumented Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=8735...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2013
Last comment by Immigration, on Jun 23, 2013 at 3:51 pm | 1 comment | 2113 Views

RESTAURANTS

Doing Thai right

It's the lunch-hour rush at Buda Thai, a sleek respite in a small shopping center embedded near several of Mountain View's...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2013
Last comment by Peter, on Jun 24, 2013 at 5:47 pm | 1 comment | 2394 Views

AROUND TOWN

Property values boost high school district budget

When it comes to the local high school district's budget, things seem to be getting back to normal, according to Joe White. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2013
Last comment by John, on Jun 26, 2013 at 7:54 pm | 4 comments | 1446 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVHS names two new assistant principals

Mountain View High School's new principal, Dave Grissom, will soon be joined by two new deputies, as the local high school...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2013
Last comment by fixiegirl, on Jun 25, 2013 at 3:39 pm | 1 comment | 2327 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council needs to rethink animal control ordinance

Last year, the City of Mountain View awarded the city's contract for animal services to the Silicon Valley Animal Control...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2013
Last comment by Denise, on Jul 3, 2013 at 2:33 pm | 2 comments | 1932 Views

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Gay marriage backers celebrate court ruling

Backers of gay marriage celebrated today's U.S. Supreme Court rulings clearing the way for issuance of marriage licenses...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Jun 26, 2013 at 7:30 pm | 15 comments | 1346 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Changing young lives

Leslie Cervantes vividly remembers how she met her Partners for New Generations mentor. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=8342...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2013
Last comment by Lolita, on Aug 20, 2013 at 4:17 pm | 4 comments | 2674 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Local couple 'elated' by gay marriage rulings

Brian Fiorino and Duke Khuu say they are elated to know that their daughter will be born into a world where her parents have...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Jun 27, 2013 at 7:10 am | 17 comments | 1663 Views
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