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AROUND TOWN

Community blasts NASA chief's proposal to dispose of Moffett

It took little more than a day for local city officials and others concerned about Moffett Field's future to unite in opposition...

Original post made on May. 11, 2012
Last comment by NASA employee, on May 12, 2012 at 3:25 pm | 9 comments | 7539 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Competing newspaper racks found in SJ Mercury trash bin

At least 31 newspaper distribution racks were discovered behind the San Jose Mercury News headquarters Wednesday and many,...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2012
Last comment by sean, on Aug 3, 2012 at 6:14 pm | 9 comments | 2262 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Nelson walks out as school board votes to censure him

Though he walked out of last night's meeting before all four of his colleagues voted to censure him, it was clear that Steven...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2013
Last comment by Still Stuck with the Jerk, on Jan 26, 2016 at 7:00 pm | 9 comments | 11711 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Palo Alto to fight high-speed-rail 'betrayal' bills

Palo Alto is girding for battle against proposed legislation that could make the California high speed rail project exempt...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2010
Last comment by Lance, on May 31, 2010 at 11:45 pm | 9 comments | 1804 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Pedestrian struck by truck dies of injuries

Mountain View police are hoping to find witnesses to a fatal car accident that took the life of a 91-year-old pedestrian...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2011
Last comment by USA, on Nov 8, 2011 at 8:18 pm | 9 comments | 2006 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police catch suspected burglars red-handed

Two men have been arrested for allegedly burglarizing a storage space at a Mountain View apartment complex on Monday evening,...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2013
Last comment by juniperk, on Feb 6, 2013 at 4:29 pm | 9 comments | 1508 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Teachers frustrated by poor classroom conditions

Improvements are on the way for Mountain View Whisman School District's elementary schools, as Measure G school bond construction...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2015
Last comment by Well, on Dec 10, 2015 at 9:46 am | 9 comments | 2022 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Google manager joins school board

With the local elementary school district facing steep budget cuts, last week its board of trustees appointed a local parent...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2008
Last comment by Teacher, on Mar 10, 2008 at 8:35 pm | 9 comments | 3068 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 3002 Views

OTHER ISSUES

FBI stages raid on local apartment

With guns drawn, FBI agents raided an apartment at a Mountain View complex on Monday, July 15, according to local witness...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2013
Last comment by Map Quest, on Jul 23, 2013 at 10:00 am | 9 comments | 3857 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council candidates' take on $15 minimum wage

It may fall on three new City Council members to carry on the current council's goal of working towards a $15 an hour minimum...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2014
Last comment by Not Lazy!, on Oct 30, 2014 at 3:06 pm | 9 comments | 2832 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain begins improvements to prevent deaths by suicides

Caltrain began removing vegetation Tuesday along the rail corridor in Palo Alto as part of a suicide prevention program approved...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2015
Last comment by Here's another one James, on Sep 9, 2015 at 2:22 pm | 9 comments | 1828 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cuesta tennis courts up for grabs again

Cuesta Park's tennis courts will have a new operator since the city decided to replace hometown favorite Tim Foley over a...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2009
Last comment by Mike Rodgers, on May 5, 2009 at 12:26 pm | 9 comments | 2636 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google has work to do on free WiFi

After hearing more and more complaints about the poor quality of its WiFi system in Mountain View, it appears that Google...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2013
Last comment by Tom, on Oct 2, 2013 at 11:15 am | 9 comments | 2275 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Eshoo focuses on woes of poor, middle class

Washington's lackluster efforts to represent the interests of America's poor and middle class inspired the focus of Congresswoman...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2011
Last comment by occupy, on Nov 20, 2011 at 12:01 pm | 9 comments | 1950 Views

OTHER ISSUES

YourMechanic brings car repairs to you

This week I swapped cars with my husband and my car broke down. He managed to drive it, somewhat erratically, to a local...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2012
Last comment by BC, on Nov 19, 2012 at 5:59 pm | 9 comments | 6482 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 | 3295 Views

AROUND TOWN

Church neighbors appeal cell tower decision

The City Council will soon weigh in on a controversy involving a cell tower approved for the top of First Presbyterian Church,...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2010
Last comment by frumenty, on Dec 13, 2010 at 12:51 pm | 9 comments | 2311 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A warm welcome for Day Worker Center

"One, two, three!" Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=6516 posted Friday, November 26,...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2010
Last comment by A. Reader, on Nov 28, 2010 at 1:09 pm | 9 comments | 2362 Views

ELECTIONS

El Camino: five vie for three seats on district board

Three newcomers and two incumbents are running for three seats on the board of directors of the El Camino Hospital District. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2012
Last comment by karin, on Nov 6, 2012 at 9:54 am | 9 comments | 9159 Views
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Ike's Place makes another go at Stanford; Palo Alto outpost stalls
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Anger and Conflict
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