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Council on taxis: Let the market decide

An ordinance created in the 1960s that limits taxi service in Mountain View to two companies may have outlasted its usefulness,...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2009
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Jun 24, 2009 at 11:48 pm | 6 comments | 1999 Views

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Homeowner arrested for allegedly attacking HOA board member

A man who allegedly expressed anger against his Home Owner's Association by wielding a hammer and two-by-four at a board...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2009
Last comment by Dave Koberstein, on Jul 2, 2009 at 6:34 pm | 6 comments | 1924 Views

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No-Name Neighborhood Zones in Mountain View?

I've lived and owned a house in Mountain View for four and a half years now, and every year that the Voice puts out the...

Original post made by Margaret on Jun. 29, 2009
Last comment by eric, on Jul 9, 2009 at 12:44 pm | 6 comments | 1900 Views

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Google prepares to spiff up city's free WiFi

Google has yet to make any money by giving away Internet access through its free WiFi network. But the company appears poised...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2009
Last comment by John Kellner, on Apr 23, 2013 at 1:58 am | 6 comments | 2743 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Anti-tax protesters rally outside Eshoo's office

Carrying American flags and picket signs, members of the anti-tax group called the "Tea Party Patriots" picketed outside...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2009
Last comment by Ed, on Jul 21, 2009 at 5:00 pm | 6 comments | 1960 Views

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Resentment lingers at BMW dealership

After a two-month strike last year allowed them to keep a union contract, albeit with fewer benefits and pay, a large group...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2009
Last comment by Jerry, on Aug 15, 2009 at 10:35 am | 6 comments | 2082 Views

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Caltrain says whistle volume back to normal

About a month after local residents started complaining about the increased volume of Caltrain horns, the rail agency announced...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2009
Last comment by liz siegel, on Sep 11, 2009 at 2:52 pm | 6 comments | 1649 Views

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Council favors a passive approach to meadow

Ever since it became clear that the Stevens Creek Trail was going to extend south of El Camino Real last year, Mountain View...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2009
Last comment by Laura, on Sep 11, 2009 at 4:07 pm | 6 comments | 1972 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Two arrested during checks on sex offenders

Police say two men were arrested last week after a routine check on registered sex offenders run by a federal task force...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2009
Last comment by mom, on Sep 29, 2009 at 8:58 am | 6 comments | 2018 Views

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CSMA's 1st Annual party4all, Saturday October 24

On Saturday, October 24, the Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA) will throw open the doors of its Finn Center campus...

Original post made by csma on Oct. 7, 2009
Last comment by csma, on Oct 8, 2009 at 3:06 pm | 6 comments | 1898 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Flu cases temporarily close Slater program

Several apparent cases of H1N1 flu prompted the Mountain View Whisman School District to close an autism program at Slater...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2009
Last comment by Augie, on Nov 9, 2009 at 5:14 pm | 6 comments | 3822 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County to offer H1N1 clinics this weekend

The Santa Clara County Public Health Department has announced several additional H1N1 vaccine clinics for the upcoming weekend....

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2009
Last comment by Frances, on Nov 16, 2009 at 3:05 pm | 6 comments | 1859 Views

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Disturbing Home Invasion on Middlefield Road

Read the full story here: http://www.ktvu.com/news/21618364/detail.html I wonder if ATMs could be installed with an "I'm...

Original post made by Todd Willows on Nov. 15, 2009
Last comment by Grace, on Jan 21, 2010 at 6:31 am | 6 comments | 1722 Views

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NASA Ames breakthrough: algae makes biofuel

Thanks to technology developed at Moffett Field's NASA Ames, fuel for cars, trucks and planes can now be produced at your...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2009
Last comment by Dave Halo, on Nov 27, 2009 at 10:49 am | 6 comments | 1971 Views

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Man beaten, robbed at 7-Eleven on Rengstorff

Police say a 40-year-old Mountain View man was beaten and robbed by four attackers in a 7-Eleven parking lot Sunday evening. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2009
Last comment by sean, on Nov 28, 2009 at 2:27 pm | 6 comments | 1440 Views

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Council rejects younger commission applicants

The City Council on Tuesday decided to bring back Arnold Soderbergh for another term on the Environmental Planning Commission,...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2009
Last comment by Arnold Soderberg, on Dec 11, 2009 at 10:09 pm | 6 comments | 1636 Views

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City entitled to millions in Stanford housing funds, Kniss says

Last week, county Supervisor Liz Kniss told the City Council that Mountain View is entitled to Stanford affordable housing...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2009
Last comment by the299crew, on Dec 16, 2009 at 1:46 pm | 6 comments | 1788 Views

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Inconveniences caused by Dr Charles Kao (Nobel Physics Prize Winner) ?

In case you didn't know, the 2009 Nobel Prize for Physics winner, Dr. Charles Kao, lives right here in Mountain View. Dr....

Original post made by John W on Dec. 16, 2009
Last comment by Kelsey Mesher, on Dec 17, 2009 at 2:15 pm | 6 comments | 2239 Views

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Gunmen rob cigarette store on El Camino

Police are looking for a group of armed men who robbed a Cigarette Express on Friday afternoon in front of two customers. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2010
Last comment by haha, on Jul 28, 2010 at 4:02 pm | 6 comments | 1417 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Allowing a local non profit wellness center to offer cannabis

There is a movement to allow a local nonprofit wellness center to step foot in Mtn view to help our local medical patients...

Original post made by cannabis advocate on Jan. 13, 2010
Last comment by Jonathan Lustig, on Jan 15, 2010 at 11:45 am | 6 comments | 2081 Views
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