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Public input favors Mountain View minimum wage increase

Residents and local business owners are largely in favor of an increase to Mountain View's minimum wage, according to input...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2014
Last comment by Mr. Tee, on Sep 16, 2014 at 7:56 pm | 16 comments | 3096 Views

ELECTIONS

Teachers endorse school board candidates

In only the second contested election since the 1990s, seven candidates for the Mountain View-Los Altos School District board...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2014
Last comment by BvP, on Nov 3, 2014 at 2:51 pm | 16 comments | 6028 Views

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Gov. Brown signs statewide plastic bag ban

Single-use plastic bags will be banned at many stores in California starting next year after Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2014
Last comment by Oregonian, on Oct 1, 2014 at 4:30 pm | 16 comments | 3145 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A reader's endorsement of Ivanovich, Logan, and Peruri for LASD Board

https://docs.google.com/a/huttlingeralliance.org/viewer?a=v&pid=sites&srcid=aHV0dGxpbmdlcmFsbGlhbmNlLm9yZ3x0YWtlLXR3b3xneDo3YjQ4MDA0NjAyODEwMDUz Los...

Original post made by LASD Voter on Oct. 4, 2014
Last comment by Inside Out, on Oct 5, 2014 at 8:32 pm | 16 comments | 948 Views

ELECTIONS

NEC finances "toilet water" attack ad in Water District race

While the Neighborhood Empowerment Coalition continues to independently spend money on mailers in the Mountain View City...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2014
Last comment by SRB, on Nov 4, 2014 at 3:17 pm | 16 comments | 5302 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 | 2648 Views

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Double-digit water rate increases on the way

California's statewide drought is expected to hit the pocketbooks of Mountain View residents in the coming months, in part...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2015
Last comment by True, on Apr 29, 2015 at 8:45 am | 16 comments | 4980 Views

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Catch 22 at El Camino Hospital

<I>Editor's note: Four weeks ago, the </I></B>Voice<I> reported that a patient at El Camino Hospital had been released after...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2007
Last comment by AJ, on Jan 9, 2009 at 9:08 am | 15 comments | 6860 Views

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Alza Corp. leaving city after 17 years

Johnson and Johnson, Alza's parent company, is shutting down operations in Mountain View, laying off 600 employees in the...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2007
Last comment by Truth, on Jan 3, 2009 at 6:07 am | 15 comments | 6737 Views

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El Camino finally ready to open Heart and Vascular Institute

After four years of talk, El Camino Hospital cemented the opening of a new Heart and Vascular Institute last week when it...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2007
Last comment by notsurprised, on Dec 16, 2011 at 6:31 pm | 15 comments | 7068 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Will high-intensity math pay off?

Mountain View Whisman's four-week math intervention program, held at Foothill College throughout July, is showing encouraging...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2008
Last comment by Parent, on Aug 20, 2008 at 1:31 pm | 15 comments | 3352 Views

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Google execs' new toy: a fighter jet?

According to Federal Aviation Administration records, Google executives have purchased a small fighter jet. Some witnesses...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2008
Last comment by Good Shepherd, on Mar 17, 2009 at 5:46 pm | 15 comments | 13557 Views

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Mountain View serial robber arrested

Police took a Mountain View resident into custody early Friday morning in connection with a series of bank robberies in...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2008
Last comment by someone, on Dec 29, 2008 at 11:42 pm | 15 comments | 3252 Views

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Minton's may get chopped

This Tuesday, nearly 100 years after Minton's Lumber and Supply opened up near the downtown train station, the City Council...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2009
Last comment by MiRNA, on Sep 26, 2009 at 4:46 am | 15 comments | 2169 Views

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Car jumps curb, hits man on California Street

A mysterious car crash Thursday afternoon left a 19-year-old Mountain View resident in serious condition, after a truck smashed...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2009
Last comment by Lazy Cops, on Jan 30, 2009 at 10:14 am | 15 comments | 2789 Views

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The storied career of Sally Lieber

It's arguable that Mountain View has never given rise to a more improbable political success story than that of Sally Lieber,...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2009
Last comment by Jojhn Coyle, on Jul 7, 2011 at 2:28 pm | 15 comments | 3200 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Owner seeks a buyer for 291 Evandale

Facing a long list of code violations, a souring housing market and irritated neighbors, the owner of 291 Evandale Ave. is...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2009
Last comment by alex, on Jun 5, 2011 at 10:50 am | 15 comments | 3234 Views

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Local man arrested on molestation charges

Police said they arrested a Mountain View resident Tuesday morning on charges of molestation after his alleged 11-year-old...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2009
Last comment by eric, on Mar 22, 2009 at 1:35 pm | 15 comments | 2072 Views

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Small quake rattles South Bay

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.3 struck this morning in the South Bay, about 16 miles east of San Jose,...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2009
Last comment by tinkerbell, on Mar 31, 2009 at 8:12 pm | 15 comments | 2470 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Train victim, 17, was Palo Alto student

A 17-year-old girl who ended her life Tuesday night at a Caltrain crossing was identified Wednesday by friends as Sonya Raymakers,...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Mary, on Jun 8, 2009 at 9:53 am | 15 comments | 2648 Views
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