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Council moves ahead with new housing fees

The City Council acted quickly on Tuesday so as not to miss out on as much as $24 million in funds from apartment projects...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2012
Last comment by Garrett, on Jun 11, 2012 at 7:22 pm | 6 comments | 2425 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tropicana Lodge being demolished

The vacant Tropicana Lodge hotel was being turned into debris this morning to make way for a 162-unit apartment complex to...

Original post made on May. 22, 2013
Last comment by Flava Dave, on May 28, 2013 at 2:25 am | 11 comments | 2425 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Relay for Life draws hundreds, raises $115K

As she walked a course around Cuesta Park last weekend, Mountain View resident Harriet Weiss' body was covered with stickers...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2009
Last comment by Kathryn, on Jun 4, 2009 at 2:50 pm | 1 comment | 2424 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local schools top last year's test scores

Mountain View schools scored better than the statewide average on the California Standards Test, officials from both local...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2011
Last comment by JS, on Sep 2, 2011 at 3:41 pm | 3 comments | 2423 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Last Namesake of Lawson's Grocery Dies

Thank you for your article on the passing of my father, Don Lawson. I felt like you captured the fact that he was a man of...

Original post made by Beth Lawson-Hyland on Sep. 24, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2422 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Navy has an obligation to restore Hangar One

Once again the U.S. Navy has attempted to squirm out of its responsibility to restore historic Hangar One at Moffett Field. Read...

Original post made on May. 16, 2010
Last comment by Neil Walton, on May 16, 2010 at 7:22 pm | 1 comment | 2422 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Volunteer helps Washington wildfire relief effort

Mountain View resident Marcel Pajuelo-Schwartz was in good spirits the day after he returned from the Red Cross shelter at...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2014
Last comment by Leslie Lambert, on Aug 5, 2014 at 8:00 pm | 1 comment | 2422 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City parts ways with Virgin Hotels

City Council members decided not to pursue an exclusive right to negotiate with Virgin to develop a hotel on two downtown...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2014
Last comment by 50YearResident, on Nov 4, 2014 at 10:14 pm | 1 comment | 2422 Views

AROUND TOWN

Downed high-voltage lines cause fire near trailer park

Residents of a Mountain View mobile home park near Moffett Field were roused last night by a series of small "explosions,"...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2012
Last comment by Mr. Big, on Jan 16, 2012 at 12:36 am | 6 comments | 2422 Views

RESTAURANTS

NEW SMOKING BAN A HUGE "SUCCESS"!!!

As those of you who read The Voice regularly already know, I was fiercely opposed to the ban before it went into effect,...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Jun. 7, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2422 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Grim school-funding outlook will get grimmer

Grim and grimmer: That's the outlook for California public school funding at least until 2012, state Sen. Joe Simitian, D-Palo...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2009
Last comment by Old Ben, on Jun 16, 2009 at 11:48 am | 3 comments | 2421 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Class breaks down college barriers At-risk kids learn how to get into higher education

Sometimes, the most important step in getting at-risk youths to consider college is simply getting them to believe they can...

Original post made on Jan. 1, 2011
Last comment by Mountain View Resident, on Jan 5, 2011 at 10:59 pm | 2 comments | 2421 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Curbing seasonal allergies

Sneezing, a stuffy or runny nose and itchy eyes are the uncomfortable signs that allergy season is underway. Hay fever, also...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2009
Last comment by Angela Hey, on Apr 20, 2009 at 9:53 pm | 1 comment | 2421 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Study: Bay Area bears weight of obesity

Rampant obesity is costing Bay Area businesses and taxpayers more than $9 billion a year, according to a new study from a...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2009
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Jul 14, 2009 at 11:00 pm | 2 comments | 2421 Views

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Local man arrested on molestation charges

Police said they arrested a Mountain View resident Tuesday morning on charges of molestation after his alleged 11-year-old...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2009
Last comment by eric, on Mar 22, 2009 at 1:35 pm | 15 comments | 2421 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Actor Harrison Ford pays a visit to Palo Alto

There was no bullwhip and no rakish fedora when Hollywood icon Harrison Ford came to Palo Alto Friday. Instead the actor...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2010
Last comment by reader, on Oct 18, 2010 at 5:57 pm | 3 comments | 2420 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 | 2420 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 | 2420 Views

AROUND TOWN

Editorial: Time to put brakes on San Antonio Center

There are plenty of reasons for the City Council to put the brakes on Merlone Geier's phase-two plans for the new San Antonio...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2013
Last comment by Marlene, on Apr 1, 2013 at 10:59 am | 12 comments | 2420 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Grade separation anxiety

Experts at a meeting held last week by the California High-Speed Rail Authority revealed several design requirements which...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by mv resident, on Oct 16, 2009 at 10:19 am | 1 comment | 2418 Views
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