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AROUND TOWN

A transformed El Camino Real in the works

In a study session Tuesday, City Council members made some preliminary but very significant moves in planning the El...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2014
Last comment by Linda Curtis, on Feb 20, 2014 at 1:04 pm | 2 comments | 4452 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police arrest two in connection to car arson

Investigators believe a Los Altos man intentionally set his car on fire at a Mountain View auto repair shop last month with...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2014
Last comment by O, on Feb 8, 2014 at 9:12 pm | 6 comments | 2885 Views

AROUND TOWN

Two indecent exposures reported in Mountain View

Thanks to a quick-thinking victim, police arrested a 20-year-old Redwood City man on Feb. 4 on charges of indecent exposure. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2014
Last comment by resident, on Feb 7, 2014 at 3:06 pm | 3 comments | 4317 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stolen car suspect evades police search

Mountain View police are searching for a suspect who fled after officers arrested two people occupying a stolen car early...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2014
There are no comments yet. 3103 Views

AROUND TOWN

Big plan in the works for San Antonio shopping center area

A 3-acre central park and a large promenade are among the amenities that belong in a fully redeveloped San Antonio ShoppingCenter,...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2014
Last comment by Garrett, on Feb 12, 2014 at 10:25 am | 26 comments | 11487 Views

AROUND TOWN

SF shooting suspects detained in Mountain View

A vehicle pursuit that began in San Francisco this afternoon ended in Mountain View with the arrest of three suspectswanted...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2014
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Feb 10, 2014 at 9:11 pm | 8 comments | 2623 Views

AROUND TOWN

Drought persists despite weekend storms

The parched Bay Area got a soaking over the weekend, but not enough to alleviate drought concerns, weather and state water...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2014
Last comment by tommygee54, on Feb 10, 2014 at 6:56 pm | 3 comments | 4960 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google wins Hangar One lease

Preservationists can rejoice -- Hangar One will be restored. Google has won a lease deal for the massive hangar and operation...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2014
Last comment by ac, on Feb 15, 2014 at 9:32 pm | 21 comments | 21375 Views

AROUND TOWN

Flu deaths in state continue to climb

At least 30 people in the Bay Area have died from the flu this season and 202 are confirmed to have died statewide, according...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2014
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Feb 10, 2014 at 9:14 pm | 1 comment | 2594 Views

RESTAURANTS

The star incubator

George Aviet is a carpenter, electrician, plumber, janitor, cabinet-maker, painter and visionary -- and the owner of Chez...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2014
Last comment by Seda, on Feb 11, 2014 at 1:35 am | 1 comment | 2916 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Shirley Temple Black dies at her home in Woodside

Shirley Temple Black died Monday night at her home in Woodside. She was 85. Read the full story here http://mv-voice.com/news/2014/02/11/shirley-temple-black-dies-at-her-home-in-w...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2014
Last comment by Tony, on Feb 12, 2014 at 9:27 am | 3 comments | 5285 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Funding questions loom over high-speed rail's new plan

Seeking to comply with a legislative requirement, the agency charged with building California's high-speed-rail system on...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2014
Last comment by un_nat, on Feb 16, 2014 at 3:59 pm | 14 comments | 8213 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

League banners get a sporting chance outside schools

A unanimous decision by members of the Mountain View Whisman School District board will open up a couple of visible new spots...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2014
Last comment by Jay Park, on Feb 12, 2014 at 10:21 pm | 5 comments | 3863 Views

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City Council votes to ban styrofoam containers

While its use is nearly phased out in the environmentally conscious Bay Area, not everyone was in agreement about the evils...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2014
Last comment by Forward from here, on Feb 26, 2014 at 6:08 am | 57 comments | 14872 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dual Immersion to stay at Castro

The administration of the Mountain View Whisman School District is going back to the drawing board after residents in the...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2014
Last comment by fellow parent, on Feb 18, 2014 at 3:28 pm | 24 comments | 8479 Views

ELECTIONS

Get ready, it's a council election year

It's only February, but at least four candidates have filed statements of interest to run for City Council in the November...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2014
Last comment by Garrett, on Feb 26, 2014 at 4:34 pm | 86 comments | 14264 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County needs programs for domestic violence victims and abusers, group says

Eleven people died due to domestic violence in Santa Clara County in 2013, up from nine the year before, and the county should...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2014
Last comment by MVcitizen, on Feb 13, 2014 at 2:50 pm | 1 comment | 3845 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Scholarship to honor former Castro student

A scholarship fund is being created in memory of Garon Bolden, a former Mountain View resident who penned a popular pro-education...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2014
Last comment by Nan Recker, on Feb 13, 2014 at 3:08 pm | 1 comment | 750 Views

AROUND TOWN

$120M Rengstorff train crossing nearly shovel-ready

While it seems unlikely to be built anytime soon, a plan for a Rengstorff Avenue under-crossing at the Caltrain tracks was...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2014
Last comment by Weird Mountain View, on Feb 28, 2014 at 5:14 pm | 47 comments | 4421 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Raucous gun control event spurs council review of chamber policy

NRA members packed the City Council chambers last weekend to shout down speakers promoting tighter local gun control laws,...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2014
Last comment by Hutch 7.62, on Feb 20, 2014 at 1:09 pm | 50 comments | 11898 Views
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