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SCHOOLS & KIDS

No-burn Spare the Air Alert on Friday

A Winter Spare the Air alert has been issued for Friday by the Bay Area Air Quality Management District because of poor...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2015
Last comment by Stop the Trolls, on Jan 6, 2015 at 2:48 pm | 3 comments | 1759 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police and fire stories that topped the news in 2014

Headlines shocked Mountain View residents this year after 18 teens were arrested in connection with a fire that rendered...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2014
Last comment by Another double dipper, on Jan 6, 2015 at 1:48 pm | 2 comments | 3002 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fitness center to replace Grant Road businesses

City Council members struggled to keep a bagel shop in business as a shopping center owner proposed to replace it and several...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2013
Last comment by Gym, on Jan 5, 2015 at 2:52 pm | 62 comments | 8482 Views

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Prometheus proposes nearly 1,000 new apartments

After a decade almost exclusively developing ownership housing, the city is being flooded with proposals to develop nearly...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2012
Last comment by Sparty, on Jan 5, 2015 at 1:17 pm | 4 comments | 1929 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New schools and school leaders ahead

New faces and big changes greeted school districts in Mountain View this year after two superintendents called it quits and...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2014
Last comment by Intelligent Legalities, on Jan 4, 2015 at 7:13 pm | 18 comments | 2667 Views

MOVIES

'Suspicious behavior' leads to three arrests at Kohl's

Police arrested three people over the weekend after they allegedly tried to purchase over $950 in merchandise at the Kohl's...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2015
Last comment by mangawy, on Jan 4, 2015 at 7:11 am | 1 comment | 3095 Views

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MV council members eye Gordon's Assembly seat

When state Assembly member Rich Gordon terms out of office in 2016, Mountain View City Council members Mike Kasperzak and...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2014
Last comment by Jayne, on Jan 3, 2015 at 11:47 am | 8 comments | 2770 Views

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What was Mountain View like in the '70s

I am new to the area and am curious what life was like in Mountain View in the 1970s, 1980s and even earlier. I would love...

Original post made by Newbie on Apr. 13, 2008
Last comment by Sharon, on Jan 3, 2015 at 11:39 am | 170 comments | 43849 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google's self-driven car may roll in the new year

Calling it the "best holiday gift we could have imagined," Google announced on Monday that it had finished a road-worthy...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2014
Last comment by Stop the Trolls, on Jan 3, 2015 at 9:34 am | 29 comments | 18533 Views

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Learn how to Square Dance

Learn to Square Dance Come try something new this year!!   You will have fun and you will make new friends. And, you...

Original post made by Nanci Scharfen on Jan. 2, 2015
There are no comments yet. 74 Views

RESTAURANTS

Luscious kebabs, delicate curries

When it comes to kebabs, many think of chewy, marinated squares of meat, grilled on a stick. Yet at Zareen's, a contemporary...

Original post made on Jan. 1, 2015
Last comment by Neema Singh , on Jan 1, 2015 at 5:59 pm | 1 comment | 3347 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Seventh-graders jump in the 'Shark Tank'

Coming up with a new invention is tough, but selling it can be a real challenge. That's what Crittenden Middle School students...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2014
Last comment by Margaret, on Dec 31, 2014 at 10:07 pm | 4 comments | 2666 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Sen. Jerry Hill introduces bill requiring DUI offenders to use 'ignition interlocks'

First-time DUI offenders would be required to install "ignition interlock devices" in their cars that will test their breath...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2014
Last comment by AllYouCanEat, on Dec 31, 2014 at 9:30 am | 5 comments | 1860 Views

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Holiday Fund: A helping hand for domestic violence survivors

Even for people in stable relationships, the holidays can be rough. For those who are fleeing an abusive home, there's no...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2014
Last comment by Laura, on Dec 30, 2014 at 2:37 pm | 1 comment | 2017 Views

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Man found bleeding near Sylvan Park

A Sunnyvale man was found bleeding shortly after midnight on Friday near Sylvan Park. Police are asking the public for information...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2014
Last comment by Bob, on Dec 30, 2014 at 11:55 am | 2 comments | 3081 Views

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Council not sold on dedicated El Camino bus lanes

After hearing from a dozen supporters on Tuesday night, the Mountain View City Council continued to lean against allowing...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2014
Last comment by Michael, on Dec 30, 2014 at 10:39 am | 73 comments | 4621 Views

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Wind advisory issued for Bay Area

The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory for today for all coastal and valley locations of the San Francisco...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2014
Last comment by Robert, on Dec 30, 2014 at 10:23 am | 2 comments | 1859 Views

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Free RotaCare health clinic still in demand

Despite an increasing number of people with health insurance because of "Obamacare," Mountain View's free health clinic hidden...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2014
Last comment by Stop the Trolls, on Dec 29, 2014 at 4:20 pm | 4 comments | 3707 Views

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Wood-burning banned for 11th straight day

Bay Area residents will be banned from burning wood for the 11th straight day on Wednesday. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/2013/12/17/wood-burning-banned-for...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2013
Last comment by Robert, on Dec 28, 2014 at 2:37 pm | 11 comments | 2141 Views

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Police Activity in Oaktree Commons 12/26

What was going on in our neighborhood around 5:00 pm 12/26? Anyone know? Several patrol cars as well as officers on...

Original post made by lindaloo on Dec. 28, 2014
There are no comments yet. 151 Views
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