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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 | 2037 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Water District approves $40 million flood protection project

Santa Clara Valley Water District board members unanimously approved a sweeping project Thursday designed to protect 2,220...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by jmc, on Aug 2, 2010 at 8:52 pm | 9 comments | 2037 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Fewer students are riding bus

While ridership has been reduced by almost half over the past four years, fees for bus fares may be going up in the Mountain...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2013
Last comment by Ian, on Jan 22, 2013 at 10:38 am | 2 comments | 2037 Views

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MV Fire Department Remembers 9/11

While the entire nation was rocked by the events of September 11, fire departments suffered a unique loss. In total,...

Original post made by Daniel Blake Saltman on Sep. 12, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2036 Views

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Worker Center's zoning approved

Despite protest from neighbors, the Day Worker Center of Mountain View was given a special permit to operate out of its new...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2009
Last comment by USA, on Mar 2, 2009 at 9:16 am | 1 comment | 2035 Views

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Police: Roommate attacked with wooden sword

Police say a 79-year-old man was assaulted by his 26-year-old roommate wielding a traditional Japanese wooden sword. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2009
Last comment by Jason Harden, on Sep 22, 2009 at 11:58 am | 3 comments | 2035 Views

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Cell phone tower risks should not be dismissed

The Jan. 14 <I> Voice</I></B> editorial was quite unsettling. First, the editorial completely missed the central challenge...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2011
Last comment by Disagree, on Feb 18, 2011 at 8:59 am | 2 comments | 2035 Views

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Two charged with assault using bottle, screwdriver

Police arrested two "associated gang members" on charges of assault with a deadly weapon after the young men allegedly attacked...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2009
Last comment by Maybe, on Apr 16, 2009 at 8:30 am | 6 comments | 2034 Views

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El Camino CEO fired 'without cause'

Last week El Camino Hospital announced &#8212; with very little explanation &#8212; that its CEO will leave the organization...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2011
Last comment by You Don't Always Get What You Want, on Feb 27, 2011 at 9:21 pm | 5 comments | 2034 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Local agencies dodge state IOUs

Despite concerns that state-issued IOUs would hurt already struggling schools and community agencies, locally many of these...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by Will Joseph, on Jul 10, 2009 at 11:15 pm | 1 comment | 2033 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Goodbye recession, city's budget back in the black

After making it through the recession with a hiring freeze and over 30 vacant job positions cut from the city budget, officials...

Original post made on May. 1, 2013
Last comment by Garrett, on May 3, 2013 at 7:13 pm | 15 comments | 2033 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Health officials issue warning over raw milk

The state Department of Public Health is warning the public of the dangers of consuming raw milk after six Bay Area residents...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2015
Last comment by Steve, on Mar 30, 2015 at 11:59 am | 15 comments | 2033 Views

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Council sets the stage for major budget cuts

Mountain View residents and city employees responded en masse to the prospect of city budget cuts, packing the City Council...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2010
Last comment by Robert, on Mar 5, 2010 at 8:36 am | 24 comments | 2032 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Give a dog a home

Local shelters, facing influx of dogs, offer "name your price" adoptions. Santa Clara County animal shelters are also seeking...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2010
Last comment by MS, on Dec 14, 2010 at 8:28 am | 2 comments | 2032 Views

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One woman's indelible mark on Silicon Valley

It can be argued that NASA Ames Research Center and Moffett Federal Airfield would not exist if it weren't for the vision...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2013
Last comment by David, on Aug 2, 2013 at 4:17 pm | 1 comment | 2032 Views

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Homeless count's numbers are mixed, mostly bad

A recent homelessness survey commissioned by Santa Clara County presented homeless advocates with some slightly good news,...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Still Here, on Aug 4, 2009 at 6:21 pm | 2 comments | 2031 Views

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Council OKs home loan perk for city workers

Mountain View's city employees will now be eligible for low interest home loans worth up to $100,000 thanks to a late Christmas...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2010
Last comment by Brian, on Jan 24, 2010 at 11:39 pm | 7 comments | 2031 Views

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Fundraisers set for stranded Madrigal choir

Fundraisers are underway for the Mountain View High School Madrigal choir that was stranded in Paris for a week when a volcanic...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2010
Last comment by Randa, on May 25, 2010 at 2:30 pm | 11 comments | 2031 Views

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Mobile guides aid exploration of open space

The Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District audio tour is part of the latest trend in the outdoor experience. Once the...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2012
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Apr 26, 2012 at 7:21 am | 2 comments | 2031 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County to offer H1N1 clinics this weekend

The Santa Clara County Public Health Department has announced several additional H1N1 vaccine clinics for the upcoming weekend....

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2009
Last comment by Frances, on Nov 16, 2009 at 3:05 pm | 6 comments | 2030 Views
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