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EDITORIAL: Give Bayshore housing a look

The city's notion of not mixing housing and commercial development in the North Bayshore has run afoul of Google, its major...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2010
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Feb 27, 2010 at 6:29 pm | 14 comments | 1508 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain weighs fare increases

Although weekend Caltrain service recently escaped the budget ax, at a public hearing on Sept. 2 the rail agency proposed...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2010
Last comment by GC, on Sep 6, 2010 at 11:51 am | 6 comments | 1508 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Today is first Spare the Air day of summer

The first Spare the Air day of the season has been called for today (Tuesday, June 21) throughout the Bay Area, an air district...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2011
Last comment by jupiterk, on Jun 21, 2011 at 3:24 pm | 1 comment | 1508 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman trustees vote to raise their pay

In a split vote, the Mountain View Whisman School District's board of trustees voted last week to give themselves a raise. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2011
Last comment by Interested Reader, on Oct 19, 2011 at 10:30 am | 18 comments | 1508 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Trees axed for $1.6m condos

The loss of two cedar trees nearly killed a plan for five, $1.6 million condos which the City Council narrowly approved Tuesday...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2012
Last comment by Gene Cavanaugh, on Apr 29, 2012 at 7:55 am | 3 comments | 1508 Views

OTHER ISSUES

May Day march for immigration reform

As supporters of immigration reform prepared to march from Rengstorff Park to Mountain View City Hall on May 1 -- a day that...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on May 2, 2013 at 7:36 pm | 16 comments | 1508 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why is there a low-tide smell in the air lately

Is it wafting from low-tide at Shoreline? Or is it a problem with sewers and creeks? What happened to the clean fresh night...

Original post made by Roan on Sep. 16, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1507 Views

OTHER ISSUES

new graffiti on el camino....

within the last week there has been a dramatic increase in the amount of graffiti between 85 and san antonio road. i drive...

Original post made by sean on Nov. 28, 2009
Last comment by sean, on Dec 1, 2009 at 3:15 pm | 3 comments | 1507 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google's growth spurt good for MV

This year Google has been snapping up companies at a rate of more than one per month -- many of them Silicon Valley startups....

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2010
Last comment by James, on Sep 7, 2010 at 12:04 pm | 3 comments | 1507 Views

AROUND TOWN

Moon to eclipse sun on Sunday

Foothill College Astronomy Chair Andrew Fraknoi has some advice for what not to do during the solar eclipse on Sunday, May...

Original post made on May. 17, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1507 Views

OTHER ISSUES

In Menlo Park, it's wait and see on pensions

The cost of public pensions to California and its cities, towns and agencies has long been a concern, and city managers in...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2010
Last comment by Wayne Martin, on Jan 21, 2010 at 5:53 am | 4 comments | 1506 Views

AROUND TOWN

City imagines its future

It was a year for futuristic visions for the city. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=6589...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2010
Last comment by DdC, on Jan 5, 2011 at 11:01 pm | 9 comments | 1506 Views

OTHER ISSUES

NASA seeks $32.8 million for Hangar One rehab

NASA is requesting $32.8 million to restore iconic Hangar One at Moffett Field, potentially ending a long battle over its...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2011
Last comment by Christine Taylor, on Feb 18, 2011 at 9:08 am | 1 comment | 1506 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Split council walks away from affordable housing fee

On Tuesday the City Council had its most intense disagreement in recent memory when members split over whether to pursue...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2011
Last comment by Political Insider, on Nov 7, 2011 at 9:22 pm | 13 comments | 1506 Views

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Woman reportedly sexually harassed in Palo Alto park

Police in Palo Alto are seeking the public's help in identifying a suspect in an incident in which a woman reported being...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2014
Last comment by USA, on Jul 14, 2014 at 9:05 pm | 2 comments | 1506 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police brighten Thanksgiving for less fortunate

More than 150 Mountain View community members gathered last Sunday morning to organize and deliver baskets filled with food,...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2009
Last comment by Laura, on Nov 25, 2009 at 7:56 pm | 2 comments | 1505 Views

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Analysts: Guv's goals appropriate, but unlikely

In his State of the State address Wednesday, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger discussed prisons and priorities while pushing a...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2010
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on Jan 7, 2010 at 11:32 pm | 1 comment | 1505 Views

AROUND TOWN

Opening Reception on Friday, April 8 for Jody Alexander Exhibition at CSMA

The Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA) at Finn Center in Mountain View presents Sedimentals, an exhibition of works...

Original post made by csma on Apr. 5, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1505 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bee enthusiast upset over hive's removal

One Mountain View resident is upset that a beehive was removed from a tree on the 700 block of Independence Avenue. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2012
Last comment by Teresa, on Apr 13, 2013 at 12:27 pm | 2 comments | 1505 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council approves new plan for McKelvey Park flood basin

In a major turning point following years of discussion, the City Council approved a redesign for McKelvey Park Tuesday to...

Original post made on May. 15, 2013
Last comment by Rich, on May 18, 2013 at 11:57 am | 8 comments | 1505 Views
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