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AROUND TOWN

Consultants justify big housing fee increases

In a city soon to be flooded with building proposals from Google and Intuit, council members said Tuesday that commercial...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2012
Last comment by BC, on Nov 18, 2012 at 11:05 am | 2 comments | 1726 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Immigration talk with Jose Vargas at LAHS

Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Jose Antonio Vargas will be returning to Mountain View to speak about the future of immigration...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2012
Last comment by unomas, on Nov 17, 2012 at 9:21 pm | 7 comments | 1845 Views

OTHER ISSUES

'Unplug your kids,' psychologist advises

"Unplug your kids." That was the message Friday, Nov. 9, of psychologist Robert Russell, who spoke in the fourth "Town &...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2012
Last comment by Irene, on Nov 17, 2012 at 8:45 am | 5 comments | 2139 Views

AROUND TOWN

City steps up bike, pedestrian safety

City officials are launching a data-driven effort to reduce deaths and injuries on Mountain View's streets, examining where...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2012
Last comment by Tom, on Nov 17, 2012 at 8:12 am | 32 comments | 10443 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man fights off robbers on El Camino Real

A man fought off two would-be robbers in the early hours of Monday morning, suffering a kick to the face, but managing to...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2012
Last comment by Flava Dave, on Nov 16, 2012 at 7:14 pm | 4 comments | 1226 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bay Area gas prices continue to drop

Drivers going to the pump throughout the Bay Area will be paying less to fill up their tanks in the next couple weeks, an...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2012
Last comment by Mike, on Nov 16, 2012 at 2:41 pm | 6 comments | 1068 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Food banks send plea for more donations

Food banks around the Bay Area are asking for more donations as the Thanksgiving holiday approaches. Second Harvest Food...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2012
Last comment by Jessica, on Nov 16, 2012 at 9:49 am | 7 comments | 1398 Views

ELECTIONS

Zoglin, Miller, Chiu win in El Camino Hospital District board election

After an expensive and hard-fought campaign, John Zoglin, Julia Miller and Dennis Chiu emerged on top in the race for the...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2012
Last comment by Blake, on Nov 15, 2012 at 4:52 pm | 10 comments | 3599 Views

AROUND TOWN

Thursday, Nov. 15

[http://events.stanford.edu/events/349/34977/ ==B Talk:== 'E-Bikes: Markets, Technologies, and Outlooks'] Nick Rothman,...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Nov 15, 2012 at 12:14 pm | 1 comment | 1076 Views

ELECTIONS

Measure M passes

Many upper level administrators at El Camino Hospital may be dusting off their resumes this morning, while the health care...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2012
Last comment by Really?, on Nov 15, 2012 at 9:09 am | 26 comments | 8172 Views

AROUND TOWN

City's data tapped to reduce bike, pedestrian injuries

City officials are launching a data-driven effort to reduce deaths and injuries on Mountain View's streets, examining where...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2012
Last comment by Ducatigirl, on Nov 14, 2012 at 7:22 pm | 2 comments | 1152 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A wall of one's own

I was arrested when I was 13 years old for doing graffiti at Crittenden Middle School. Part of my punishment was 24 hours...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2012
Last comment by Sheri, on Nov 13, 2012 at 6:12 pm | 1 comment | 1362 Views

ELECTIONS

Measure M a union bargaining chip?

A union steward and employee of El Camino Hospital has told a local paper that the Measure M initiative, which his union...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2012
Last comment by Garrett, on Nov 13, 2012 at 12:18 pm | 13 comments | 2215 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district gets specific in English learners plan

Officials with the local elementary and middle school district are making a series of changes aimed at improving their program...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2012
Last comment by School Parent, on Nov 13, 2012 at 12:15 am | 3 comments | 1711 Views

AROUND TOWN

No injuries in morning house fire

Firefighters in Mountain View quickly extinguished a two-alarm residential fire early this morning. Read the full story...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2012
Last comment by Spellcheck, on Nov 12, 2012 at 4:50 pm | 2 comments | 1095 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Superstorm Sandy scams

The Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office is warning people to beware of con artists soliciting donations to help...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2012
Last comment by Vero, on Nov 12, 2012 at 3:15 pm | 1 comment | 1411 Views

AROUND TOWN

VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Sandy and Climate Change

Do you think Superstorm Sandy was the result of climate change? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=6316...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2012
Last comment by resident, on Nov 12, 2012 at 2:27 pm | 2 comments | 1067 Views

ELECTIONS

City Council candidates in dead heat to the finish

While a winner was called in the presidential election Tuesday night just before 10 p.m., City Council candidates were still...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2012
Last comment by Old Ben, on Nov 12, 2012 at 11:56 am | 29 comments | 4512 Views

AROUND TOWN

Great gourds: decorative, and good to eat

Long gone are the days when the only squash people could name was zucchini. This fall, farmers markets and grocery stores...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2012
Last comment by Peter Cao, on Nov 12, 2012 at 10:17 am | 4 comments | 7296 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Huff student a whiz at math

A student from Mountain View has been named the second-best "Mathlete" among all fifth-graders in the country by a national...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2012
Last comment by William Symons, on Nov 12, 2012 at 6:16 am | 1 comment | 1393 Views
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