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Tonight: Council may bring phone tax "modernization" to voters

The City Council will cut its summer vacation short this evening to decide whether to ask voters to tax broadband phone services...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2010
Last comment by Hardin, on Jul 28, 2010 at 5:27 pm | 15 comments | 1614 Views

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VTA board OKs strategies to save Caltrain

The board of the Valley Transportation Authority voted unanimously Thursday evening in support of a set of funding strategies...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2011
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Mar 7, 2011 at 4:39 pm | 3 comments | 1614 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Kids and homework

Do you think kids are getting the right amount of homework? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=4578...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2011
Last comment by Teacher Mom, on Aug 10, 2011 at 5:04 pm | 4 comments | 1614 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Young art students win scholarships

Nine elementary and middle school students from Mountain View were recently awarded a scholarship for the Community School...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2012
Last comment by sean, on Apr 19, 2012 at 4:43 pm | 4 comments | 1614 Views

OTHER ISSUES

PG&E to meet with residents over plan to strip backyards

Residents of San Lucas Avenue have been successful in getting PG&E to meet with them as a group to discuss the utility company's...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2012
Last comment by Larry Medina, on Sep 27, 2012 at 10:20 am | 3 comments | 1614 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Fake weddings a 'success'

Supporters of Mountain View High School's Queer-Straight Alliance have responded in force to objections raised by a handful...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2013
Last comment by Anonymous, on Feb 27, 2013 at 6:31 pm | 1 comment | 1614 Views

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Advocates: Pedestrian plan up for vote lacks detail

A plan that could take the city's walkability up a notch is going in front of the City Council on Tuesday, Jan. 15, but those...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 10, 2013 at 5:35 pm | 1 comment | 1613 Views

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Martello takes interim attorney gig in Los Gatos

Mountain View city attorney Michael Martello was all set to retire at the end of the year, leaving public service behind...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2009
Last comment by unhappy_camper, on Dec 28, 2009 at 7:33 pm | 7 comments | 1612 Views

OTHER ISSUES

MerchantCircle pays $900,000 in consumer case

A Mountain View-based Internet social-networking company for small businesses will pay $900,000 in a settlement of a consumer-protection...

Original post made on May. 30, 2010
Last comment by Tim Stevens, on May 30, 2010 at 9:27 pm | 1 comment | 1612 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Today: Another 'Spare the Air' day

A second Spare the Air Day has been called for today (Jan. 2), banning the burning of wood and solid fuel, according to the...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2013
Last comment by James Thurber, on Jan 2, 2013 at 6:48 pm | 2 comments | 1612 Views

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Bedroom window pried open in burglary

A watch and various electronics were stolen from a house in the 400 block of Church Street on July 26, police said. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by Steve , on Jul 30, 2011 at 4:38 am | 31 comments | 1611 Views

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Local political activists rally outside Eshoo's office

About 50 local political activists sang, chanted and waved picket signs in front of U.S. Congresswoman Anna Eshoo's office...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2011
Last comment by oneMoreKick!!!, on Aug 11, 2011 at 11:13 pm | 10 comments | 1611 Views

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More stress for school bus system

The recently announced $1 billion cut to the state's budget is going to place even more strain on busing students in the...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2011
Last comment by MoffettMom, on Aug 23, 2012 at 5:40 pm | 3 comments | 1611 Views

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Mimes send Google's shareholders a message

A group of mimes in track suits weren't exactly silent as they called attention to Google's online tracking practices Thursday. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2012
Last comment by sparty, on Jun 22, 2012 at 2:11 pm | 1 comment | 1611 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local educators upbeat about new federal curriculum standards

California's adoption of a national standardized public school curriculum will benefit Mountain View students in many ways,...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2010
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Aug 22, 2010 at 3:05 pm | 1 comment | 1610 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A right to health care

As far as Cheryl Canning is concerned, health care is a human right. And by all accounts, the doctors, nurses, medical professionals...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2011
Last comment by GOA, on Jan 8, 2011 at 3:04 pm | 2 comments | 1609 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

So hard to say goodbye

It's not easy to let go, as Theuerkauf Elementary School kindergartner Justin, 5, and his dad BJ discovered Monday in teacher...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2011
Last comment by Cece, on Aug 25, 2011 at 6:27 am | 3 comments | 1609 Views

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Services Saturday for former St. Francis student killed in action

Services are set for Saturday, Aug. 18, for the son of a Santa Clara County Superior Court judge who was killed in Afghanistan...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1609 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Rail authority approves $9 million PR effort

The California High-Speed Rail Authority has hired a new player to assist in its admittedly flagging public relations: a...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2009
Last comment by dfb, on Nov 18, 2009 at 9:27 pm | 5 comments | 1608 Views

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Adoption Information Meeting

A Dillon International representative will host a free meeting giving an overview of the licensed, non-profit agency's adoption...

Original post made by Susan Serrano/Dillon International on Feb. 14, 2011
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