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City manager, attorney and clerk get raises

On Tuesday the City Council approved raises for the three employees the council hires to oversee the daily functioning of...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2013
Last comment by Old Ben, on Oct 30, 2013 at 10:19 am | 4 comments | 2321 Views

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Tamara reportedly tried to contact mother on night of her death

Oakland police continue to withhold the cause of death of a girl identified as 17-year-old Mountain View resident Tamara...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2009
Last comment by essence, on Oct 16, 2012 at 6:34 pm | 9 comments | 2320 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD to appeal in Bullis legal fight

There's no end in sight to the legal battle between the Los Altos School District and Bullis Charter School. At the school...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2011
Last comment by haroldbarton@hotmail.com, on Nov 30, 2011 at 8:18 pm | 32 comments | 2320 Views

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Big transformation under way for San Antonio area

Clearly, the recession is over in the local housing sector. New development could bring over 1,300 new homes to the San Antonio...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2013
Last comment by Sonny, on Feb 9, 2013 at 8:28 am | 2 comments | 2319 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. 25, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Payback, on May 1, 2009 at 11:34 am | 6 comments | 2318 Views

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Campaign pits sports leagues against owls

With the burrowing owl as its poster child, the Audubon Society has started a campaign to make Shoreline Park into an owl...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Big, on Dec 8, 2009 at 10:26 am | 33 comments | 2318 Views

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City accepts donation of Berlin Wall sections

On Tuesday the City Council voted accept donation of two large sections of the Berlin Wall. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=6097...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2012
Last comment by Christopher Parkison, on Oct 17, 2012 at 2:31 pm | 10 comments | 2318 Views

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Palo Alto, Mountain View and Los Altos launch joint dispatch system

After two years of planning, Palo Alto, Mountain View and Los Altos police departments last week officially rolled out a...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2014
Last comment by UC Davis Grad, on Mar 25, 2014 at 4:49 pm | 2 comments | 2318 Views

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Council balks at looking into HSR stop downtown

Hopes for a downtown high speed rail stop may have come and gone in a flash Tuesday after City Council members deadlocked...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2009
Last comment by James Hoosac, on Mar 3, 2009 at 4:19 pm | 23 comments | 2317 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

EDITORIAL: Dark days ahead for local schools

One thing is certain: This game of endless budget cuts to our schools isn't even close to being over. As ever, parents wanting...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2010
Last comment by Observer, on Mar 14, 2010 at 9:49 am | 10 comments | 2317 Views

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Housing Development- Grant Rd. and Covington

What is the status of the housing development proposed at Grant Rd. and Covington (former site of Pumpkin and Christmas Tree...

Original post made by Long Time MV Resident on Nov. 17, 2008
Last comment by Daniel DeBolt, on Nov 17, 2008 at 4:01 pm | 1 comment | 2316 Views

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Mandatory water restrictions on the way

Santa Clara County residents will face mandatory water rationing this spring, although it is not yet clear exactly when,...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2009
Last comment by h brunner, on Feb 15, 2009 at 2:25 pm | 1 comment | 2316 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New special ed PTA helps parents, teachers

In an effort to generate support and awareness for the special needs population in local elementary and middle schools Christine...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2010
Last comment by Sam, on Jun 25, 2011 at 9:20 am | 4 comments | 2316 Views

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Three sentenced in gang-related stabbing

Three members of a Norteno gang from Mountain View have been sentenced in last year's stabbing death of Mario Aguilar, an...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2010
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Oct 14, 2010 at 10:23 am | 11 comments | 2315 Views

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Local economy on road to recovery

Could the worst be over? The head of the city's Chamber of Commerce agrees with a recent report saying that Silicon Valley...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2011
Last comment by Know-It-All, on Apr 13, 2011 at 12:01 pm | 11 comments | 2315 Views

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The Cisco secret

How did Cisco add $240 million to its bottom line over the last two years? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=4923...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2009
Last comment by HSR outdated, on Apr 8, 2009 at 11:45 am | 5 comments | 2314 Views

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COMING UP: Army Reserve center to break ground

A $79 million facility for Army reservists will have a groundbreaking ceremony on Saturday morning just outside the main...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2009
Last comment by REM, on Jan 12, 2009 at 11:30 am | 1 comment | 2311 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mentor or Tutor a local student!

Only 4 hours per month will make a huge difference for one of the dozens of kids awaiting a tutor or mentor! For more information...

Original post made by Carole Dorshkind on Nov. 8, 2010
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Owners seek shelter from CS zone

Likening the Commercial Service zone along Old Middlefield Way to a dying coral reef, property owners of offices, repair...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2009
Last comment by Bernie Brightman, on Mar 16, 2009 at 3:53 pm | 8 comments | 2310 Views

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Meeting reveals challenges for High Speed Rail

Experts at a meeting held last week by the California High Speed Rail Authority revealed several design requirements which...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by Gayle, on Oct 17, 2009 at 10:40 am | 25 comments | 2310 Views
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