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AROUND TOWN

Voice election recommendations

The Voice's editorial recommendations for local races and state propositions for the Nov. 6 election. Read the full story...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Nov 6, 2012 at 12:00 pm | 19 comments | 2390 Views

OTHER ISSUES

No quick fix for dangerous intersection

Despite discussion over two meetings, City Council members have yet to agree on a way to stop collisions at Clark Avenue...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2012
Last comment by saejin, on Dec 6, 2012 at 12:56 am | 19 comments | 2199 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Judge: Bullis must reveal info on donors, enrollment

A judge has ruled that Bullis Charter School must provide records on its enrollment and fundraising practices, despite arguments...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2013
Last comment by Lynn Kopf Reed, on Jan 22, 2013 at 8:05 pm | 19 comments | 1222 Views

AROUND TOWN

Report: Google buses reflect region in need of traffic, housing solutions

Google buses rolling up and down U.S. Highway 101 symbolize the new Silicon Valley -- and are potent reminders that regional...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2013
Last comment by Bob, on Feb 13, 2013 at 5:49 pm | 19 comments | 3428 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council OKs mixed-use project on Castro

After an intense discussion about downtown architecture, the City Council on Tuesday approved a redevelopment of the corner...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Apr 29, 2013 at 10:12 am | 19 comments | 993 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council to vote on $3 million land deal

A 1.2 acre park near the intersection of Rengstorff Avenue and Old Middlefield Way could be in the works soon if the City...

Original post made on May. 7, 2013
Last comment by Political Insider, on May 9, 2013 at 9:46 pm | 19 comments | 1225 Views

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Landowner wants Rose Market to stay

After a community backlash against plans for 200 apartments at the corner of Castro Street and El Camino Real, one of the...

Original post made on May. 26, 2013
Last comment by MVResident67, on Jul 15, 2013 at 2:06 pm | 19 comments | 2493 Views

AROUND TOWN

Even professionals struggle with housing costs

In a city where rents seem to be climbing higher each week, a single mother of three says she is struggling to find a decent...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2013
Last comment by PamelaH, on Sep 25, 2013 at 8:05 pm | 19 comments | 4579 Views

AROUND TOWN

Century movie theater redevelopment must wait

Despite protests from the developer, a proposal to redevelop the Century 16 movie theater on North Shoreline Boulevard with...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2013
Last comment by Bikes2work, on Oct 2, 2013 at 10:40 pm | 19 comments | 3243 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council: new Rengstorff property should be a park

Council members voted against any possibility of redeveloping a lush, 1.22-acre piece of property on Rengstorff Avenue Tuesday,...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2013
Last comment by tod ford, on Sep 30, 2013 at 9:01 pm | 19 comments | 4116 Views

AROUND TOWN

A seat on the bus

Google is known for operating the largest private transit system in the world, shuttling thousands of employees to and from...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2013
Last comment by MV_Since1965, on Feb 26, 2014 at 3:40 pm | 19 comments | 10738 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Whisman area neighbors want local school

The stage is set for a battle between the Mountain View Whisman School District and a group of residents living in northeastern...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2014
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Feb 10, 2014 at 5:39 pm | 19 comments | 3138 Views

AROUND TOWN

Toddler left in hot car near downtown library

A 2-year-old girl was left in a locked vehicle Tuesday afternoon as temperatures climbed, police said, forcing rescuers to...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2007
Last comment by a, on Sep 10, 2007 at 7:26 pm | 18 comments | 3910 Views

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Tunnel's done, time to celebrate

For nearly a year, workers burrowed their way beneath El Camino Real in order to extend Stevens Creek Trail past the busy...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2008
Last comment by SUE, on Apr 16, 2008 at 2:07 pm | 18 comments | 3122 Views

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The table will take your order now

California Roadhouse, the now-defunct bar and grill at 401 Castro Street, was going for an old-school image. But its replacement,...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2008
Last comment by Rachael, on Jul 30, 2008 at 7:31 pm | 18 comments | 3073 Views

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Hetch Hetchy housing standoff

Next Tuesday the City Council will finally decide on a development that has been the source of contentious debate over the...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2008
Last comment by eric, on Apr 23, 2008 at 3:34 pm | 18 comments | 3680 Views

ELECTIONS

Candidates spar over Assembly seat

Former Mountain View Mayor Sally Lieber will likely hand over her District 22 State Assembly seat to one of four Democrats,...

Original post made on May. 15, 2008
Last comment by Victim of Caserta, on May 31, 2008 at 7:13 pm | 18 comments | 3665 Views

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Local leaders: Race relations must improve

A week after police arrested three Mountain View High School students for alleged hate crimes, community leaders said the...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2008
Last comment by old friend, on Apr 24, 2009 at 2:22 pm | 18 comments | 2419 Views

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City backs study of new rail stop

The City Council showed renewed interest in high speed rail Tuesday, voting 5-2 in favor of studying a station in downtown...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2009
Last comment by Don Frances, on Mar 16, 2009 at 10:39 am | 18 comments | 1801 Views

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High-speed-rail official pushes back

Rod Diridon, a leading proponent of high-speed rail in California, last week urged Peninsula communities to be patient and...

Original post made on May. 11, 2009
Last comment by What A Boondoggle, on Jul 27, 2009 at 2:10 am | 18 comments | 1699 Views
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