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Board begins study of Castro crunch

Parents and teachers crowded the Mountain View Whisman School District's normally empty board room last week, anxious over...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2009
Last comment by MV Resident, on Jan 19, 2009 at 2:03 pm | 11 comments | 2029 Views

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Minton's may get chopped

On Jan. 27, the City Council will consider a plan to replace the city's oldest business with a high-density apartment complex. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2009
Last comment by CSAA member watchdog, on Feb 1, 2009 at 9:58 pm | 11 comments | 2394 Views

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Commission: Fields should no longer be free

The Mountain View Parks and Recreation Commission recommended Wednesday that local sports leagues be charged a $1 an hour...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2009
Last comment by NW Resident, on Feb 19, 2009 at 10:20 am | 11 comments | 2431 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Preschool families to protest at tonight's school board meeting

Fifty local families plan to hold a protest at the elementary school district board meeting tonight, demanding new classroom...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2009
Last comment by It's a Private Preschool, on Mar 7, 2009 at 7:29 am | 11 comments | 2192 Views

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Jog hogs irk Cuesta Park regular

A regular Cuesta Park user says a large group of high school students, led by a uniformed Navy officer, are shoving old ladies...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by USA, on Apr 3, 2009 at 2:46 pm | 11 comments | 1933 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Next in line to be cut: ESL class at Castro

More than 100 parents and teachers are petitioning to save an English language program they say has helped dozens of Latino...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2009
Last comment by Sacrifice to succeed, on Apr 28, 2009 at 8:32 pm | 11 comments | 1940 Views

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Judicial Watch should mind its own business

Is allowing the Day Worker Center of Mountain View to move into what is now a rundown building on Escuela Avenue next to...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2009
Last comment by eric, on Apr 27, 2009 at 2:25 pm | 11 comments | 1920 Views

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Caltrain may cut weekend service, raise fares

During its board of directors meeting last week, Caltrain administrators announced possible service and fare changes to be...

Original post made on May. 12, 2009
Last comment by Paul, on Jun 27, 2010 at 1:07 pm | 11 comments | 1968 Views

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TONIGHT: Council takes up HSR, Cuesta tennis

The City Council has a packed agenda tonight, including a study session on high speed rail, proposed utility rate increases,...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2009
Last comment by test, on Jun 10, 2009 at 8:25 pm | 11 comments | 1752 Views

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Whisman residents feeling cut off

A General Plan hearing on the Whisman neighborhood was surprisingly heated Monday night, as its residents expressed frustration...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2009
Last comment by Gary Rosen, on Jun 16, 2009 at 10:01 pm | 11 comments | 2019 Views

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Fireworks show returns to Shoreline

All over the Peninsula, cities will be celebrating the Fourth of July with fireworks, parades and other events though the...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2009
Last comment by sue, on Jul 10, 2009 at 9:05 am | 11 comments | 2423 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Girl, 13, dies at Palo Alto train crossing

A passenger train struck and killed a girl on the tracks Friday night in Palo Alto at the same crossing where two teenagers...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2009
Last comment by Linda Musgrave, on Aug 26, 2009 at 6:27 am | 11 comments | 1857 Views

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Paper readies for move to new offices

Beginning Sept. 28, the offices and staff of the ==I Mountain View Voice== will move to a larger, newly completed building...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2009
Last comment by Rodger, on Sep 12, 2009 at 10:26 am | 11 comments | 1638 Views

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Unlocked door allows burglar into home

Early Tuesday morning a 37-year-old woman was awakened from her sleep by a burglar who proceeded to restrain her before robbing...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2009
Last comment by USA, on Oct 1, 2009 at 6:28 pm | 11 comments | 1886 Views

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Mtn View man sought in attempted homicide

Police are looking for a man who they say nearly strangled his girlfriend to death during a domestic dispute in a Latham...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2009
Last comment by Lucretia, on Nov 15, 2009 at 3:52 pm | 11 comments | 1440 Views

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Council debates protections for tenants

The City Council is considering an ordinance designed to protect low income tenants, but several council members worry that...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2009
Last comment by LMF, on Dec 2, 2009 at 11:59 am | 11 comments | 1666 Views

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Menlo Park proposal would restrict lawn size

A political battle is brewing in Menlo Park between environmentalists and property rights advocates over residents' lawns,...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2010
Last comment by Ben, on Feb 11, 2010 at 8:20 am | 11 comments | 3529 Views

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Resident injured during Calderon Ave. fire

A household in the "Avalon at Creekside" apartment complex has been displaced following a one-alarm fire Friday morning that...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2010
Last comment by DCS, on Jan 12, 2010 at 4:06 pm | 11 comments | 1369 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local schools line up for federal dollars

Last week school districts around the state decided whether they would move forward in applying for a piece of $4.35 billion...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2010
Last comment by Dennis, on Feb 11, 2010 at 11:48 am | 11 comments | 2003 Views

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Pedal-powered taxis roll down Castro

The latest form of transit in downtown Mountain View may be low-tech, but it also seems a perfect fit for these modern times,...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2010
Last comment by Jack Naybor, on Jan 25, 2010 at 10:05 pm | 11 comments | 1418 Views
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