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AROUND TOWN

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 | 1621 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 | 1621 Views

AROUND TOWN

Arrest in decades-old murder case

After 28 years, justice may finally be levied against the killer of Saba Girmai, a Santa Clara County woman who was found...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 10, 2013 at 5:52 pm | 1 comment | 1620 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 | 1619 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1619 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gas leak shuts down Shoreline Boulevard

PG&E crews have stopped a gas leak in Mountain View that was caused by an accident involving a garbage truck Wednesday afternoon,...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2012
Last comment by Keeping Score, on Sep 27, 2012 at 10:43 am | 1 comment | 1619 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Furor erupts over sex, drug stories in school paper

For the second time in less than a month, high school district officials have come under fire from a group of parents upset...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2013
Last comment by Michal Krupa, on Feb 15, 2013 at 4:52 pm | 8 comments | 1619 Views

AROUND TOWN

Enjoying the moment at MV's Obon fest

Rev. Yushi Mukojima arrived at the Mountain View Buddhist Temple just one day after last year's annual Obon Festival wrapped...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2014
Last comment by Greg David, on Jul 22, 2014 at 5:21 pm | 2 comments | 1619 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council fails to put temporary ban on pot clubs

A proposed temporary ban on medical marijuana dispensaries in Mountain View fizzled during Tuesday night's council meeting,...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2010
Last comment by NonYa BeezWax, on Feb 27, 2011 at 12:39 pm | 14 comments | 1618 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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 | 1618 Views

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NASA Ames scientist to analyze data sent back from Mars

Thousands of people gathered at the NASA Ames Research Center at Moffett Field Sunday night, Aug. 5, to watch the historic...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2012
Last comment by Mr. Worldallwrong, on Aug 8, 2012 at 6:58 pm | 5 comments | 1618 Views

AROUND TOWN

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
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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 | 1617 Views

ELECTIONS

VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Plastic Bag Ban

Would you support a plastic bag ban in Mountain View or your city? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=5514...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2012
Last comment by Jim Neal, on May 12, 2012 at 10:59 pm | 6 comments | 1617 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Unemployment rates drop throughout Bay Area

All Bay Area counties showed decreases in jobless rates in February compared to January's numbers, according to a recent...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2011
Last comment by outofworklongtime, on Apr 4, 2011 at 6:17 pm | 2 comments | 1616 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Shirakawa elected SC County board president

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors Tuesday elected Supervisor George Shirakawa as its new president, replacing Dave...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2012
Last comment by Proofreader, on Jan 11, 2012 at 1:09 pm | 1 comment | 1616 Views

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City launches "Ask Mountain View" app for Android

Whether reporting a dead streetlight, a nasty pothole or vandalism in a park, the city has a new way for residents to communicate...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2012
Last comment by Lt. Chris Hsiung (MVPD), on Nov 3, 2012 at 9:41 am | 11 comments | 1616 Views

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Celebrating a 'second chance'

Alta Vista High School isn't anything like most continuation schools, according to Principal Bill Pierce. And AVHS' graduation...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2013
Last comment by Jennifer Gaumond, on Jun 8, 2013 at 7:11 am | 2 comments | 1616 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City seeking Stevens Creek group volunteers

Interested in getting involved with public works projects? The City of Mountain View is seeking applicants for a Citizens...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2013
Last comment by trail user, on Jun 19, 2013 at 8:52 am | 4 comments | 1616 Views

OTHER ISSUES

DA: Domestic violence led to 16 deaths in 2011

Sixteen people died as a result of domestic violence in Santa Clara County last year -- the highest number of deaths in nearly...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2012
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Feb 15, 2012 at 2:31 pm | 1 comment | 1615 Views
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