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ELECTIONS

Abe-Koga lands seats on VTA board, LAFCO

Council member Margaret Abe-Koga may have stepped down from her mayoral duties, but she is moving up in the world of local...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2010
Last comment by concerned resident, on Jan 17, 2010 at 9:51 am | 7 comments | 2255 Views

OTHER ISSUES

How Dispensaries Help Patients

The multiple services provided by the non profit model are only part of the culture of social club facility. Another...

Original post made by joshua on Jan. 13, 2010
Last comment by Jonathan Lustig, on Jan 15, 2010 at 8:09 pm | 7 comments | 2075 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council OKs home loan perk for city workers

Mountain View's city employees will now be eligible for low interest home loans worth up to $100,000 thanks to a late Christmas...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2010
Last comment by Brian, on Jan 24, 2010 at 11:39 pm | 7 comments | 2028 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Navy renews vow to skin Hangar One

Congresswoman Anna Eshoo said Tuesday that a serious plan for reusing Hangar One must be in place if Congress is likely to...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2010
Last comment by Jane B, on Feb 3, 2010 at 1:19 am | 7 comments | 2108 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools could add a story under new proposals

Mountain View Whisman schools could grow vertically to accommodate increasing enrollment, if initial designs presented to...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2010
Last comment by MW, on Feb 13, 2010 at 7:43 pm | 7 comments | 1775 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto shows interest in Google's 'fiber' idea

Google's invitation to American communities to apply to have high-speed fiber-optic networks installed has rekindled Palo...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2010
Last comment by Millie, on Feb 27, 2010 at 11:20 pm | 7 comments | 1728 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

EDITORIAL: Schools should get a bigger slice of 'Shoreline Community' funds

Back in 1969, when the state Legislature created a special tax district in Mountain View called the "Regional Shoreline Park...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2010
Last comment by James, on Mar 24, 2010 at 7:19 am | 7 comments | 1815 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Time to make adjustments to Proposition 13

Research by a Menlo Park woman with a school-aged child, described in a story in last week's <I>Voice</I></B>, shows in great...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2010
Last comment by Bigger Picture, on Apr 4, 2010 at 2:48 pm | 7 comments | 1830 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Early parole program worries Mtn View police

Under legislation passed last year, 6,500 California prison and jail inmates are scheduled to be released over the next year...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by Dave, on Apr 2, 2010 at 5:09 pm | 7 comments | 1737 Views

AROUND TOWN

Homeless man knocked out, robbed

Mountain View Police say they have a man in custody who allegedly punched out an elderly homeless man before taking his wallet...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2010
Last comment by Joe, on Apr 2, 2010 at 5:44 pm | 7 comments | 1396 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

COMING UP: Kickoff for Measure A campaign

The group running the effort to pass Measure A, a bond measure on the June ballot that would fund new classrooms for the...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2010
Last comment by John Doe, on Apr 9, 2010 at 1:23 am | 7 comments | 2023 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View's (PAL) Mailers Anyone??

Any Mountain View resident get any mailers? First time I've ever received their mailers asking for funds and I don't recall...

Original post made by MV Ranter on Apr. 11, 2010
Last comment by USA, on Apr 13, 2010 at 6:31 pm | 7 comments | 1728 Views

AROUND TOWN

Flasher reported near Stevens Creek Trail

A man exposed himself to a woman sitting in her car near an entrance to the Stevens Creek Trail on Monday, according to Mountain...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by fresh air, on Apr 17, 2010 at 1:09 pm | 7 comments | 1540 Views

OTHER ISSUES

HSR may cut into Central

Should high-speed rail come to Mountain View, it will not sit atop a massive "Berlin Wall," as some rail opponents have feared....

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2010
Last comment by Michael, on Apr 19, 2010 at 11:25 pm | 7 comments | 1539 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pot club owner initiates court battle with city

In hopes of taking the issue all the way to the state Supreme Court, the operator of a newly opened medical marijuana dispensary...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2010
Last comment by PeaceLove, on May 3, 2010 at 12:48 am | 7 comments | 1334 Views

OTHER ISSUES

State audit blasts High-Speed Rail Authority

California's controversial high-speed-rail project risks major delays because of poor planning, a shaky business plan and...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2010
Last comment by a.j., on May 8, 2010 at 6:59 pm | 7 comments | 1769 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Passing cop stops roadside assault

A Mountain View plainclothes police detective found himself perfectly placed to stop a crime Tuesday, May 11, when he witnessed...

Original post made on May. 14, 2010
Last comment by John, on May 15, 2010 at 12:51 pm | 7 comments | 1473 Views

OTHER ISSUES

VTA inches toward faster Mountain View light rail service

Taking light rail from Mountain View to San Jose could be much faster under plans in the works at the Valley Transportation...

Original post made on May. 26, 2010
Last comment by Jack, on May 27, 2010 at 4:03 pm | 7 comments | 2057 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Want to sound off about the city? There's an app for that.

Mountain View residents can voice their questions and concerns about the city at any time and from anywhere, now that the...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2010
Last comment by James, on Jun 11, 2010 at 9:18 am | 7 comments | 1807 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bank robbed by man with threatening note

Mountain View Police are looking for a 50-year-old man who robbed the Heritage Bank of Commerce on El Camino Real near Grant...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2010
Last comment by Thom, on Jun 12, 2010 at 12:35 pm | 7 comments | 1380 Views
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