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AROUND TOWN

Water District makes play for ball fields

This Tuesday, the City Council will take up a familiar debate: the idea of turning a local park into a 15-foot-deep flood...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2009
Last comment by eric, on Aug 24, 2009 at 12:34 am | 2 comments | 1812 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google deals a no-no if Jabbari wins council seat?

The election of a Google employee to the City Council could mean no new lucrative deals between the internet giant and the...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Oct 11, 2010 at 4:45 pm | 2 comments | 1812 Views

AROUND TOWN

New city manager? Just clone Duggan, staff says

In a lively meeting Tuesday afternoon, some of the city's 650 employees told the City Council that what they would like in...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2011
Last comment by taxpayer, on Feb 25, 2011 at 4:11 pm | 14 comments | 1812 Views

ELECTIONS

Plan to pay for high-speed rail draws fresh scrutiny

The California High-Speed Rail Authority's new business plan, which shows the price tag of the controversial project nearly...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on Dec 1, 2011 at 12:28 pm | 3 comments | 1812 Views

AROUND TOWN

VIDEO: Voices Around Town: How do you feel about SOPA?

What are your feelings on the Stop Online Piracy Act? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=5198...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2012
Last comment by Gene Cavanaugh, on Jan 24, 2012 at 8:01 pm | 1 comment | 1812 Views

AROUND TOWN

Martello's No. 2 to take over city attorney role

The City Council has unanimously picked senior assistant city attorney Jannie Quinn to temporarily take over for city attorney...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2009
Last comment by Chewbacca, on Nov 6, 2009 at 8:36 pm | 3 comments | 1811 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Stanford Electric Works to move to Mountain View

After 99 years of calling Palo Alto its home, Stanford Electric Works will move to Mountain View at the end of June, according...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2013
Last comment by Christine Machala, on Apr 7, 2013 at 8:00 pm | 9 comments | 1811 Views

OTHER ISSUES

'Friends' seek to avert Caltrain demise

Without funding to stabilize Caltrain's operating costs, commuters could find themselves without the rail line on the Peninsula...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2010
Last comment by I. Ron Ically, on Nov 19, 2010 at 4:28 pm | 7 comments | 1810 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Arts in Action Student & Faculty Show March 2-21 at City Hall Rotunda

Artwork by the students and faculty from the Arts in Action program of the Community School of Music and Arts will be on...

Original post made by csma on Feb. 23, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1809 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVLA board approves bond measure

After 18 months of "exploration," trustees of the Mountain View-Los Altos High School District voted 5-0 at their regular...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2010
Last comment by Parent, on Mar 16, 2010 at 12:30 pm | 3 comments | 1809 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 | 1809 Views

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Hospital pay cap qualifies for ballot

Voters will decide if executive pay at El Camino Hospital should be capped, as a Peninsula labor group says it has gotten...

Original post made on May. 7, 2012
Last comment by ECH Employee, on May 8, 2012 at 9:54 am | 12 comments | 1809 Views

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High-speed-rail agency strapped for cash

High-speed-rail agency strapped for cash Rail authority looks for a state loan for 800-mile high-speed-train line by...

Original post made by HSR Bankrupt on Mar. 24, 2009
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Mar 24, 2009 at 12:45 pm | 1 comment | 1808 Views

ELECTIONS

King withdraws from county supervisor race

Former Saratoga Mayor Kathleen King has withdrawn from the race for Liz Kniss' seat on the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors,...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2012
Last comment by Grammar Nazi, on Feb 2, 2012 at 3:11 pm | 1 comment | 1808 Views

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Tuesday, Nov. 6

[http://events.stanford.edu/events/336/33655/ ==B Author:== 'The Orphan Master's Son'] Stanford English Professor Adam Johnson...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Nov 6, 2012 at 12:48 pm | 1 comment | 1808 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district to film, stream meetings

With the board of trustees' informal blessing, officials with the Mountain View Whisman School District have begun taking...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2013
Last comment by GSB, on Jul 3, 2013 at 10:48 pm | 4 comments | 1808 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 | 1807 Views

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Rail authority lags in response to state auditor's report

Six months after State Auditor Elaine Howle released a scathing report about California's proposed high-speed rail project,...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2010
Last comment by steve, on Oct 25, 2010 at 4:04 pm | 3 comments | 1807 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford students may defend Ideafarm

Wo'O Ideafarm may be represented by Stanford law students when he appears before a judge to face charges that he has violated...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2011
Last comment by 40yr resident, on Jan 20, 2011 at 12:26 am | 17 comments | 1807 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Redevelopment districts in limbo

Although there is no certainty that Gov. Jerry Brown's plan to wipe out redevelopment agencies in the state will happen anytime...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2011
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Feb 3, 2011 at 1:09 am | 2 comments | 1807 Views
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