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Mayfield trees axed for Google's new digs

Residents of the Monta Loma neighborhood said they were surprised this week to see the number of trees chopped down around...

Original post made on May. 27, 2014
Last comment by Phil Meadows, on May 27, 2014 at 8:27 pm | 1 comment | 312 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Huff, Monta Loma named distinguished schools

Two Mountain View elementary schools received the 2014 California Distinguished School Award this year. Read the full story...

Original post made on May. 27, 2014
Last comment by Laura Blakely, on May 27, 2014 at 3:39 pm | 1 comment | 2553 Views

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Crime brief: MV man arrested for stabbing threats

Man arrested on charge of making terrorist threats with knife. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/2014/05/23/crime-brief-mv-man-arrested-for-stabbing-threats...

Original post made on May. 23, 2014
Last comment by Truth, on May 27, 2014 at 2:35 pm | 4 comments | 368 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Art school shows off multimedia projects

Whether it's expressing yourself through music and poetry or telling a story through photos, students at Freestyle Academy...

Original post made on May. 27, 2014
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on May 27, 2014 at 9:55 am | 1 comment | 3163 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board committee, Tue 8PM, Whisman / Slater proposals

The MVWSD Board Facilities Committee has a discussion item on tonight's agenda at an expected time of 8 PM (District Office)...

Original post made by Steven Nelson on May. 27, 2014
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Crime briefs: robber pleads no contest and man found with fractured skull

Man charged with robbery in Mountain View and other cities pleads no contest and police find an uncooperative man with a...

Original post made on May. 22, 2014
Last comment by Derp, on May 25, 2014 at 7:44 pm | 6 comments | 3564 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County joins lawsuit against drug firms

Santa Clara County joined a lawsuit filed by Orange County charging major drug firms with deceiving consumers about the dangers...

Original post made on May. 23, 2014
Last comment by Made the switch, on May 25, 2014 at 6:48 am | 3 comments | 3308 Views

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Planning Commission Considers Making Shared Parking Mandatory for San Antonio Center

Last night, the Environmental Planning Commission held a Study Session for the San Antonio Center Precise Plan. Among the...

Original post made by Jim Neal on May. 22, 2014
Last comment by Linda Curtis, on May 24, 2014 at 1:51 pm | 1 comment | 1504 Views

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Group to seek referendum on San Antonio project

Community organizers are seeking to stop Merlone Geier's redevelopment of San Antonio Shopping Center this summer. Read...

Original post made on May. 20, 2014
Last comment by Garrett, on May 24, 2014 at 6:15 am | 40 comments | 6603 Views

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A smaller carbon footprint? There's an app for that

It might be hard to wrap your head around, but a Bay Area company is aiming to turn your home into a "virtual powerplant"...

Original post made on May. 23, 2014
Last comment by Martin Omander, on May 23, 2014 at 5:02 pm | 2 comments | 3765 Views

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Public input sought on VTA's light rail project

A meeting to gather public input on a VTA project to add light rail tracks in Mountain View is set for Thursday, May 22,...

Original post made on May. 21, 2014
Last comment by Huh?, on May 23, 2014 at 3:16 pm | 16 comments | 6434 Views

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Crime brief: Battery of security guard, police officer

Man hits a security guard at Molly Magee's, then hits an officer while in custody. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/2014/05/16/crime-brief-battery-of-security-...

Original post made on May. 16, 2014
Last comment by Old Ben, on May 23, 2014 at 6:27 am | 8 comments | 3772 Views

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County supervisors seek new 'living wage' law

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday directed staff to study the impacts of imposing a "living wage" on...

Original post made on May. 21, 2014
Last comment by Rich, on May 22, 2014 at 2:38 pm | 5 comments | 3584 Views

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Reaping the benefits of gardening

Growing up as an "army brat," Pam Scott recalled moving around the country in her youth. While her state of residence continuously...

Original post made on May. 22, 2014
Last comment by randy albin, on May 22, 2014 at 11:07 am | 1 comment | 2594 Views

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Parents push for P.E. exemptions

Parents and students loaded up the multipurpose room at Alta Vista High School last Monday to convince the school board to...

Original post made on May. 15, 2014
Last comment by palo alto resident, on May 21, 2014 at 7:07 pm | 17 comments | 5249 Views

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Google proposes to take over city trail project

City Council members unanimously voted Tuesday to postpone construction of a trail crossing near Google headquarters after...

Original post made on May. 16, 2014
Last comment by 3 x Daily Rider, on May 21, 2014 at 4:50 pm | 16 comments | 4685 Views

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President makes case for solar at MV's Walmart

President Barack Obama spoke about energy efficiency at Mountain View's Walmart Friday morning, saying that if solar panels...

Original post made on May. 9, 2014
Last comment by free market, on May 21, 2014 at 4:26 pm | 16 comments | 5324 Views

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Merlone-Geier Asks City for Shared Parking for San Antonio Center

In what has to be one of the strangest twists yet in the shared parking saga for the San Antonio Center project, Merlone...

Original post made by Jim Neal on May. 14, 2014
Last comment by YYXX, on May 21, 2014 at 1:09 pm | 17 comments | 3547 Views

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Council balks at controversial cat rules

With weeks of controversy over new cat license requirements now resolved, you might think that a new city animal control...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2014
Last comment by All day long, on May 21, 2014 at 6:23 am | 93 comments | 11698 Views

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Council mulls a minimum wage hike

On Tuesday night all but two members of the City Council expressed interest in raising Mountain View's minimum wage, possibly...

Original post made on May. 2, 2014
Last comment by Fairpay, on May 20, 2014 at 4:48 am | 29 comments | 9981 Views
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