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Sears leaving San Antonio Shopping Center

Sears department store will be abandoning its location in San Antonio Shopping Center when its lease expires next March,...

Original post made on May. 26, 2013
Last comment by Oblivious, on Jun 1, 2013 at 11:24 pm | 3 comments | 3244 Views

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Council OKs $1.2 million for studies of North Bayshore housing

Throwing a new twist into future development plans in North Bayshore, the Mountain View City Council on Tuesday night signaled...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2015
Last comment by No water, on Apr 20, 2015 at 4:24 pm | 7 comments | 3244 Views

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Protesters: Google lacks transparency, discriminates in hiring

Representatives from several minority-rights groups gathered at the Google campus on Feb. 10 to protest what they say is...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2011
Last comment by total nonsense, on Feb 14, 2011 at 9:18 am | 15 comments | 3243 Views

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Police capture new suspect in double murder

Mountain View police made the surprise announcement Wednesday that they have arrested a new suspect in connection with the...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2008
Last comment by Z, on Apr 20, 2009 at 8:39 pm | 5 comments | 3242 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Google pitches in for school fundraiser

The Mountain View Educational Foundation is looking to kick school fundraising into high gear this fall. Google announced...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2015
Last comment by @ eric, on Oct 28, 2015 at 4:43 pm | 22 comments | 3242 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City sets goals to boost housing supply

With the price of housing rentals rising through the stratosphere, Mountain View city leaders last week endorsed facilitating...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2015
Last comment by Gary, on May 2, 2015 at 6:31 am | 7 comments | 3241 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Business advice from the master

The Computer History Museum, together with the Churchill Club, recently presented an evening with Sam Wyly, who was interviewed...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2008
Last comment by Randall Flagg, on Dec 11, 2008 at 10:05 am | 1 comment | 3240 Views

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Calling all leap year babies

In celebration of the leap day this Friday, the Voice is writing a story about Mountain View residents with Feb. 29th birthdays....

Original post made by Casey Weiss on Feb. 28, 2008
Last comment by Dolly, on Mar 3, 2008 at 2:08 pm | 1 comment | 3239 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Meeting on high speed rail draws 200 residents

The city held its first-ever public meeting last week dedicated entirely to the subject of high speed rail, drawing 200 people...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2009
Last comment by Catherine, on Dec 21, 2009 at 2:46 pm | 27 comments | 3238 Views

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Council supports flood basin

A flood basin at the Cuesta Annex came a step closer to reality on Tuesday, after the City Council voted 5-1 in favor of...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2008
Last comment by eric, on Jul 2, 2008 at 3:53 pm | 1 comment | 3238 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Students kick off discount card program

Two seniors at Mountain View High School are looking to leave one last gift for their fellow students before heading off...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2015
Last comment by Leo Hsia, on Jan 30, 2015 at 12:04 am | 3 comments | 3238 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 | 3237 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Who's in Charge at Mountain View Schools?

Today I find out that the principal of my child's school, Castro, is in Africa on vacation. Is this what we are paying these...

Original post made by Tea Partyer on Feb. 10, 2010
Last comment by Mo, on Feb 22, 2010 at 5:53 pm | 25 comments | 3237 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Enrollment surge puts district in a bind

The Mountain View Whisman Elementary School District may have painted itself into a corner. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=4686...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2008
Last comment by USA, on Dec 11, 2008 at 1:16 pm | 13 comments | 3237 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Eshoo plans 'telephone town hall meetings'

As people across the country pack fiery "town hall meetings" on health care reform, Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Palo Alto, on Wednesday...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by J in Geneva, on Oct 24, 2009 at 2:32 pm | 18 comments | 3236 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman: New algebra requirement not a problem

Local administrators say a new state ruling that requires all eighth graders to take Algebra I will not affect their previous...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2008
Last comment by Observer, on Jul 26, 2008 at 10:58 am | 1 comment | 3233 Views

MOVIES

Standing up in the face of cancer

Stand-up comedian and cancer patient Steve Mazan will be making an appearance at El Camino Hospital on Tuesday, Oct. 4, to...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2011
Last comment by Jason, on Sep 30, 2011 at 2:47 pm | 1 comment | 3233 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Ghysels takes job with County Office of Education

Maurice Ghysels, the superintendent of the Mountain View Whisman School District, is leaving to become the chief schools...

Original post made on May. 12, 2010
Last comment by Sid, on May 13, 2010 at 6:56 am | 11 comments | 3233 Views

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Train Depot to sell wine, beer and delicacies

The six-year search for a business to take over the long-vacant Train Depot ended without a word Tuesday night, as an application...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2008
Last comment by Commuter, on Jun 27, 2008 at 12:13 pm | 2 comments | 3233 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Prometheus proposes nearly 1,000 new apartments

After a decade almost exclusively developing ownership housing, the city is being flooded with proposals to develop nearly...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2012
Last comment by John, on Jun 16, 2012 at 1:37 pm | 15 comments | 3232 Views
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