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OTHER ISSUES

City officials want delay of medical pot ordinance

Mountain View may become the only city in the county to specifically allow medical marijuana dispensaries, and city officials...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2011
Last comment by PeaceLove, on Feb 23, 2011 at 3:11 pm | 25 comments | 3125 Views

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PROPOSITION 29 REJECTED BY VOTERS!!!

The controversial ballot measure Prop 29 which was supported by anti-smoking special interests has failed! The details of...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Jun. 22, 2012
Last comment by cancer, on Jun 26, 2012 at 7:24 pm | 1 comment | 3125 Views

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A good year for the city budget

With Mountain View growing at an unprecedented rate, the city budget is projected to have a surplus for years to come, the...

Original post made on May. 1, 2014
Last comment by GDM, on May 1, 2014 at 4:09 pm | 3 comments | 3125 Views

AROUND TOWN

Some familiar names throw hats in ring

With four seats on the City Council up for grabs this November, a few candidates are lining up early. Read the full story...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2008
Last comment by mvguy, on Apr 12, 2008 at 1:58 pm | 1 comment | 3124 Views

BOOKS

New book sheds light on city's earliest buildings

A new book by Mountain View historian Nick Perry gives a sense of place to the city's history, including an area that was...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2012
Last comment by GC, on Oct 28, 2012 at 10:15 pm | 2 comments | 3123 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The NCLB hockey stick

Many educators were nervous nearly 10 years ago when President George W. Bush decided to add a huge federal presence to schools...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2009
Last comment by Ned, on Oct 3, 2009 at 1:05 am | 14 comments | 3122 Views

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Million-dollar bail in alleged drug-rape in Castro bar

By Jon Wiener Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=1110 posted Friday, March 3, 2006, 12:00...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2010
Last comment by mark anthony, on Nov 24, 2010 at 7:55 pm | 1 comment | 3122 Views

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Board affirms superintendent choice with unanimous vote

The Menlo Park City School District board unanimously approved a three-year contract Tuesday night that will install Maurice...

Original post made on May. 12, 2011
Last comment by concerned, on May 12, 2011 at 4:04 pm | 3 comments | 3121 Views

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VTA light rail train hits and kills pedestrian

A pedestrian was struck and killed by a VTA light rail train in Mountain View early this morning. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2008
Last comment by PA Resident, on Jul 21, 2008 at 11:00 am | 1 comment | 3119 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Voice makes push for mail delivery

In an effort to reduce our carbon footprint and eliminate use of the ubiquitous blue plastic bags, the <i>Voice</i> is beginning...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2008
Last comment by Liz, on Sep 23, 2008 at 12:46 am | 9 comments | 3119 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Principal Moody joins Hall of Fame

Usually, when you think of the football star at your high school, a student comes to mind. But at Mountain View High, you...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2009
Last comment by parent, on Nov 12, 2009 at 8:11 am | 2 comments | 3119 Views

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North Korea acknowledges arresting Merrill Newman

North Korea said Saturday that it had arrested 85-year-old Palo Alto resident Merrill Newman for "hostile acts" against the...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2013
Last comment by Konrad M. Sosnow, on Dec 2, 2013 at 8:24 pm | 5 comments | 3119 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Math scores up, English a struggle

Local students increased their standardized test scores for the 2007-08 school year, according to results released last week,...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2008
Last comment by Big Gov, on Aug 29, 2008 at 10:10 pm | 7 comments | 3118 Views

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NASA, Google hatch deal

A 42-acre Google campus is now set for Moffett Field thanks to a 40 year lease agreement the Internet giant signed with NASA...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2008
Last comment by Jodi Porter, on Jun 10, 2008 at 4:18 pm | 2 comments | 3117 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 | 3113 Views

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Traffic plan: Council zeroes in on North Bayshore

A host of options for relieving traffic by Google headquarters were presented to the City Council Feb. 5, including new freeway...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2013
Last comment by Bayshore commuter, on Feb 20, 2013 at 9:09 am | 9 comments | 3113 Views

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Foothill reconsiders site for new center

The Foothill-De Anza Community College District's new community center may come to Mountain View after all, as trustees search...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2008
Last comment by Matt, on Mar 26, 2008 at 11:37 am | 1 comment | 3111 Views

RESTAURANTS

State sets new water restrictions for urban areas

California's State Water Resources Control Board voted unanimously Tuesday to impose new mandatory restrictions on urban...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2015
Last comment by Conservative, on Mar 31, 2015 at 6:21 am | 16 comments | 3111 Views

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One year later, unsolved killing at Shoreline haunts family

Almost one year ago to the day, 38-year-old Eric Johnson of Contra Costa County was shot and killed while backstage at a...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2015
Last comment by USA, on Aug 23, 2015 at 7:52 pm | 7 comments | 3110 Views

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Latest study says TCE worse than thought

The EPA has released a new report concluding that TCE &#8212; trichloroethylene, a pollutant found in much of Mountain View's...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2010
Last comment by Mary Blakely, on Feb 5, 2010 at 6:49 am | 5 comments | 3109 Views
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