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AROUND TOWN

Alza Corp. leaving city after 17 years

Johnson and Johnson, Alza's parent company, is shutting down operations in Mountain View, laying off 600 employees in the...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2007
Last comment by TJ, on Sep 28, 2015 at 11:50 am | 14 comments | 8478 Views

AROUND TOWN

CHP: Motorcyclist splitting lanes on Highway 101 when fatal crash occurred

A motorcyclist killed Tuesday on U.S. Highway 101 in Palo Alto appears to have been splitting lanes at a high rate of speed...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2015
Last comment by fixiegirl, on Sep 25, 2015 at 7:15 pm | 9 comments | 3140 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Little League should drop religious pledge, stick to baseball

Where would you expect someone to ask my 11-year-old to pledge aloud, in front of hundreds of onlookers, "I trust in God"? Read...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2013
Last comment by Reader, on Sep 25, 2015 at 12:02 pm | 32 comments | 5089 Views

AROUND TOWN

More than hot air: Leaf blowers present health risks

Blasting air at up to 185 mph, leaf blowers can whip up hazardous particles and contaminants from the ground at speeds greater...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2015
Last comment by Vittorio, on Sep 25, 2015 at 9:13 am | 25 comments | 5909 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Crime is down, but thefts are still high

Crime is on a downward trend in Mountain View, but that isn't stopping thieves from burglarizing homes and businesses, according...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2015
Last comment by North Whisman Original, on Sep 24, 2015 at 11:26 pm | 4 comments | 3609 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tired of drought, local tap water tastes off

I m sick to death of this drought, the heat, and the awful smelly bad tasting water coming though the taps. Misery loves...

Original post made by DroughtedOut on Sep. 24, 2015
There are no comments yet. 429 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City looks to loosen rules on granny units

In what might be a drop in the bucket toward solving the local housing shortage, Mountain View City Council members on Tuesday...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2015
Last comment by hoffmanj@gmail.com, on Sep 24, 2015 at 5:28 pm | 1 comment | 1195 Views

OTHER ISSUES

University withholds Mountain View earthquake safety data

The city of Mountain View is poised to begin a $350,000 study to identify residential buildings that are prone to collapse...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2015
Last comment by Common sense, on Sep 24, 2015 at 3:33 pm | 13 comments | 3637 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Two struck in paintball gun drive-by

Police are searching for suspects who had allegedly shot a paintball gun at people on El Camino Real on Sunday. Read the...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2015
Last comment by Reader, on Sep 24, 2015 at 3:33 pm | 3 comments | 2276 Views

AROUND TOWN

County to bolster homeless housing in time for winter storms

Santa Clara County officials plan to massively increase the number of emergency shelter space for homeless people throughout...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2015
Last comment by Anecdotes, on Sep 24, 2015 at 11:43 am | 10 comments | 1523 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man on platform struck by Caltrain at San Antonio station

A man was standing too close to Caltrain tracks when he was struck by a train on the platform of the agency's San Antonio...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2015
Last comment by Reader, on Sep 24, 2015 at 11:26 am | 7 comments | 4412 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Letters to the editor

<B>'Human heritage' neglect is totally unacceptable Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2015/09/18/letters-to-the-editor...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2015
Last comment by You want to see stinky?, on Sep 23, 2015 at 1:09 am | 2 comments | 712 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View Voice website back online after cyber attack

The five online news sites of Embarcadero Media Group, including mv-voice.com, were hacked Thursday night at about 10:30...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2015
Last comment by @Mountain View Voice moderators, on Sep 22, 2015 at 5:52 pm | 13 comments | 3491 Views

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Police Log

<B>AUTO BURGLARY Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2015/09/18/police-log posted Friday, September...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2015
Last comment by Chinca, on Sep 22, 2015 at 3:27 pm | 2 comments | 1048 Views

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District struggles to keep teachers

The on-going teacher shortage afflicting schools all over the state has been a serious challenge for the Mountain View Whisman...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2015
Last comment by Bill, on Sep 21, 2015 at 11:59 am | 11 comments | 2895 Views

ELECTIONS

LASD narrows down new school options

After months of soliciting public opinion from hundreds of district parents and residents, the Los Altos School District...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2015
Last comment by Not in MV, on Sep 21, 2015 at 10:56 am | 76 comments | 5408 Views

AROUND TOWN

Huge crowd pushes for MV to address housing crisis

Like so many other residents, Leticia Rios is wondering if her family has a future in Mountain View. Since 2009, the six-member...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2015
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Sep 21, 2015 at 9:58 am | 2 comments | 1445 Views

RESTAURANTS

Love and burgers

Romance is a funny thing. Customers are showing a lot of love for J Love Burger on Castro Street in downtown Mountain View....

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2015
Last comment by dollarbin, on Sep 21, 2015 at 9:35 am | 1 comment | 727 Views

AROUND TOWN

RECALL Rosenberg/Showalter! Take action Here

For those wanting action, I'm re-posting the below into it's own thread. Thank you Mr. Wesley! ----------------------------------------------------------------------------- As...

Original post made by Thanks Gary on Apr. 25, 2015
Last comment by Its completely obvious, on Sep 21, 2015 at 9:13 am | 30 comments | 1925 Views

AROUND TOWN

Airbnb tent raises eyebrows

Paying $965 a month for a one-bedroom rental might seem a bargain in Mountain View, especially for a place featuring a garden...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2015
Last comment by Diane, on Sep 20, 2015 at 12:47 am | 8 comments | 9694 Views
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