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OTHER ISSUES

Preschool parents oppose cell tower atop church

Mountain View's First Presbyterian Church has proposed putting a cell phone tower inside a new steeple, but the parents of...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2010
Last comment by A. Reader, on Nov 29, 2010 at 5:54 pm | 66 comments | 5527 Views

AROUND TOWN

Report touts World Expo's economic benefits

If the Bay Area is successful in bringing the World Expo to Moffett Field in 2020, it would inject $5.6 billion into the...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2011
Last comment by PH, on Feb 15, 2011 at 8:20 am | 7 comments | 2252 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Will I get in? Can I afford it?

Applying to college has always been both exciting and exhausting. In 2011, however, with peers boasting on Facebook, unprecedented...

Original post made on May. 9, 2011
Last comment by Proud Slug, on May 12, 2011 at 12:13 pm | 7 comments | 3293 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Rail exec's resignation prompts call for reform

The resignation Thursday of a California High-Speed Rail Authority executive, Jeffrey Barker, has led a Palo Alto watchdog...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2011
Last comment by Christine, on Aug 3, 2011 at 9:05 am | 7 comments | 2284 Views

AROUND TOWN

Daytime burglary nets computers, jewelry

Three computers and miscellaneous jewelry were stolen from a house in the 700 block of Hans Avenue during the day on Feb....

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2012
Last comment by Rogerthat, on Feb 14, 2012 at 3:21 pm | 6 comments | 1776 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Despite protests, council switches animal services

A group hoping to save Palo Alto's animal shelter swayed only one member of the City Council on Tuesday in an effort to keep...

Original post made on May. 9, 2012
Last comment by CherylP., on May 21, 2012 at 6:45 pm | 12 comments | 2248 Views

AROUND TOWN

VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Earth Day

Every week, the Mountain View Voice heads downtown to Castro Street to ask locals a question about a current event. This...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2013
Last comment by randy albin, on Apr 22, 2013 at 10:31 am | 1 comment | 1575 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gusher at Google

A fire hydrant was knocked over by a hit-and-run driver on Google property Tuesday, July 9, creating a temporary fountain...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2013
Last comment by OR, on Jul 13, 2013 at 11:07 am | 4 comments | 1504 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Many arrested at electronic music festival

Local authorities received more than 100 noise complaints and at least 90 people were arrested on drug- and alcohol-related...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2013
Last comment by Michael, on Aug 6, 2014 at 7:32 pm | 30 comments | 7603 Views

SPORTS

Strength, stamina and smarts

In Silicon Valley's knowledge-based economy, where intellect is prized, voluntarily putting your head in the way of a flying...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2014
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AROUND TOWN

City sees office workers squeezed into tighter spaces

With Mountain View facing a possible avalanche of traffic congestion and gentrification from 5.5 million square feet of office...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2014
Last comment by Konrad M. Sosnow, on Apr 23, 2014 at 3:08 pm | 22 comments | 9215 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Op-ed: Who's thinking about increased housing's impact on schools?

I read the Voice's issue of July 4 regarding the Village at San Antonio Center development with interest. Agreed, Mountain...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2014
Last comment by Dinner at 9:30pm, on Jul 29, 2014 at 5:43 am | 15 comments | 3262 Views

ELECTIONS

Voter Guide: Measure A to raise City Council pay

After an effort in 2006 to raise City Council pay to $1,500 a month failed by 700 votes, Measure A is another effort to boost...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2014
Last comment by Jan Janes, on Oct 14, 2014 at 5:01 pm | 9 comments | 5447 Views

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Burlgary suspect wakes resident

Police arrested a burglary suspect early Monday morning after he was found inside someone's home claiming to be hiding from...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2015
Last comment by Whiskers, on Jan 20, 2015 at 8:47 pm | 1 comment | 3522 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD hosts broad outreach sessions

The Los Altos School District is seeking broad public input for how to handle growing enrollment with $150 million in bond...

Original post made on May. 15, 2015
Last comment by Psul, on May 15, 2015 at 5:56 am | 1 comment | 2203 Views

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One year later, unsolved killing at Shoreline haunts family

Almost one year ago to the day, 38-year-old Eric Johnson of Contra Costa County was shot and killed while backstage at a...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2015
Last comment by USA, on Aug 23, 2015 at 7:52 pm | 7 comments | 4272 Views

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Los Altos police arrest burglary suspects

Los Altos police have arrested two suspects in connection to a string of burglaries earlier this month. Read the full...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2015
Last comment by Andy, on Nov 28, 2015 at 9:05 am | 5 comments | 2401 Views

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Car-dwelling homeless inspire church copycats

Their apartment was just a short drive away, but on Friday evening Steve and Teresa Peters decided not to go home. They packed...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2016
Last comment by @Rex Manor, on Mar 15, 2016 at 1:00 am | 33 comments | 4078 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google makes more real estate moves

In an effort to centralize its workforce, Google has moved employees out of three buildings totaling 128,000 square feet,...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2008
Last comment by Joe Renter, on Dec 26, 2008 at 11:32 am | 1 comment | 2938 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Huff School finds replacement for Polifrone

A new teacher started at Huff Elementary School this week to replace Patty Polifrone, the fourth grade teacher who left the...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2009
Last comment by parent, on Apr 6, 2009 at 6:23 pm | 20 comments | 3640 Views
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