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Nine candidates, four open seats in council race

On Nov. 4, Mountain View voters will decide who among nine candidates will take four open seats on the seven-member City...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2008
Last comment by Smart Growther, on Oct 15, 2008 at 7:29 pm | 6 comments | 2485 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Sticky budget scenario for MV Whisman

With little hope for more support from Sacramento, educators are again planning for a school year under severe budget constraints....

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2010
Last comment by James, on Mar 21, 2010 at 1:35 pm | 14 comments | 2483 Views

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Crews to film 'Silicon Valley' TV show in Palo Alto

A film crew will be in downtown Palo Alto to film an HBO television show pilot today (Tuesday), according to the city. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2013
Last comment by Bogaigh, on Mar 12, 2013 at 5:04 pm | 2 comments | 2483 Views

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What are you doing for families, Mountain View?

Boardwalk is closing (I know this is officially Los Altos). Where are families supposed to shop together, eat together, nowadays. We...

Original post made by Palo Alto Resident on Jun. 3, 2014
Last comment by Isn't this the master plan, on Jun 9, 2014 at 3:03 pm | 41 comments | 2483 Views

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Mayfield project gets final nod for 436 homes

At long last, Mountain View City Council members have approved one of the most controversial and complicated housing developments...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2008
Last comment by smart growther, on Dec 22, 2008 at 11:46 pm | 2 comments | 2481 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Role models turn students into better citizens

Partners for New Generations, a local mentoring and tutoring program, organizes 150 volunteers to work with at-risk students...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2008
Last comment by Denise, on Dec 30, 2008 at 2:22 pm | 1 comment | 2480 Views

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Historic moment at City Hall

In a changing of the guard ceremony at City Hall on Tuesday night, Margaret Abe-Koga became Mountain View's first female...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2009
Last comment by lifelong resident, on Jan 15, 2009 at 1:43 pm | 1 comment | 2480 Views

OTHER ISSUES

HSR may cut into Central Expressway

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. 8, 2010
Last comment by sally j, on Jun 7, 2010 at 1:57 pm | 43 comments | 2480 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents concerned over district's handling of Bubb incident

A pair of parents of students at Bubb Elementary School said that they thought the Mountain View Whisman School District...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2012
Last comment by Kari Lemons, on Apr 5, 2012 at 2:32 pm | 21 comments | 2480 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PNG helps students get a leg up

Partners for New Generations is among this year's [http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=2193 ==I Voice== Holiday...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2009
Last comment by Lyle Bickley, on Dec 20, 2009 at 9:52 am | 1 comment | 2479 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mountain View man gets life in prison for '06 shooting

A 23-year-old Mountain View man was sentenced to 115 years to life in prison Wednesday in San Mateo County Superior Court...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2008
Last comment by ALEX ZUNIGA, on Nov 13, 2008 at 9:07 pm | 1 comment | 2478 Views

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Did anyone else see that meteorite tonight?

We saw what might be a meteorite coming down tonight around 5:30 / 6:00 and are trying to figure out what it was. It was...

Original post made by landels parent on Nov. 7, 2009
Last comment by Wayne, on Nov 11, 2009 at 2:19 pm | 12 comments | 2478 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Editorial: Council members, stick to your guns on housing

Is it election year politics, or can it be that the City Council is finally seeing the light regarding the destructive consequences...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2014
Last comment by TheTruth, on Jul 22, 2014 at 9:00 pm | 22 comments | 2477 Views

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Committee to pick new downtown signs

On Tuesday, the city's downtown committee will choose between four new parking signs for the downtown that should help visitors...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2008
Last comment by Resident, on Aug 5, 2008 at 5:56 pm | 1 comment | 2476 Views

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Progress on two pedestrian trails

A pedestrian underpass that will some day extend the Permanente Creek Trail under Old Middlefield Way was approved as a general...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2008
Last comment by Alison Chaiken, on Oct 20, 2008 at 8:31 pm | 1 comment | 2476 Views

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NEXT DEBATE: Thursday night

Four debates held by various neighborhood groups are scheduled in the coming week. The first will be an Old Mountain View...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2008
Last comment by Bernie Brightman, on Oct 18, 2008 at 11:54 am | 1 comment | 2475 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Ghysels lands top job at Menlo Park school district

Maurice Ghysels, the superintendent of the elementary school district in Mountain View for five years and, for the last 10...

Original post made on May. 14, 2011
Last comment by localmom, on May 17, 2011 at 10:01 pm | 4 comments | 2475 Views

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Correction

A story in the Dec. 5 <I>Voice</I></B> provided incorrect information on new city regulations on the use of Segway scooters....

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2008
Last comment by Tom Johnson, on Dec 22, 2008 at 9:51 pm | 1 comment | 2472 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Advocates say teen center would reduce crime

Gang violence and crime in general will be substantially reduced if the city opens a larger and better teen center &#8212;...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by the kid kid, on Oct 5, 2009 at 5:46 am | 17 comments | 2471 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Most local schools post high API scores

Schools in Silicon Valley earned consistently higher marks on standardized tests than other schools throughout California,...

Original post made on May. 19, 2011
Last comment by Reva, on May 21, 2011 at 8:07 pm | 17 comments | 2471 Views
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