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AROUND TOWN

Legislative analyst: 'Deny high-speed rail funding'

California legislators should deny Gov. Jerry Brown's requests for all but minimal funding for the California High-Speed...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Apr 20, 2012 at 12:03 pm | 6 comments | 1261 Views

ELECTIONS

VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Plastic Bag Ban

Would you support a plastic bag ban in Mountain View or your city? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=5514...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2012
Last comment by Jim Neal, on May 12, 2012 at 10:59 pm | 6 comments | 1610 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

2,000 miles on a bike

As she approaches her 70th year, Pam Perkins is gearing up for the ride of her life -- a 2,000-mile, 40-day bicycle ride...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2012
Last comment by Linda Gelpke, on May 2, 2012 at 11:43 am | 6 comments | 2039 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sexual battery alleged at MV business

An employee of Earthly Delight Gourmet has been accused of sexual battery after he allegedly lured a Santa Clara woman into...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2012
Last comment by military caps, on Apr 28, 2012 at 11:55 pm | 6 comments | 1269 Views

OTHER ISSUES

New county ordinance to limit payday lenders

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors passed an ordinance Tuesday night that blocks payday lenders and check-cashing...

Original post made on May. 4, 2012
Last comment by gcoladon, on May 7, 2012 at 5:19 pm | 6 comments | 2172 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Neighbors strike deal over disputed roof-top patio

It took three weeks of discussion, but downtown residents announced Monday, May 14, that they finally settled a dispute over...

Original post made on May. 17, 2012
Last comment by Rodger, on May 17, 2012 at 7:47 pm | 6 comments | 1657 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hangar One supporters send Obama a message

President Barack Obama landed at Moffett Field for a visit to Silicon Valley Wednesday evening, and supporters of Hangar...

Original post made on May. 23, 2012
Last comment by Jenna X. Manta, on May 25, 2012 at 6:29 pm | 6 comments | 1819 Views

AROUND TOWN

High-Speed Rail Authority names new CEO

The California High-Speed Rail Authority Board of Directors announced Tuesday that it will hire Jeff Morales as its new CEO. Read...

Original post made on May. 30, 2012
Last comment by John, on Jun 2, 2012 at 1:07 am | 6 comments | 1826 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Important Reasons to Vote NO on G

Because the biggest donor to the YES on G campaign is the out-of-state bank that will handle the bond? Because the district...

Original post made by No on G parent on Jun. 2, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jun 5, 2012 at 10:02 am | 6 comments | 1844 Views

AROUND TOWN

Indecent exposure on Thompson Avenue

A woman called the Mountain View police to report seeing a man in a parked car with his pants pulled down on June 6, the...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2012
Last comment by W-Park Dude, on Jun 8, 2012 at 4:06 pm | 6 comments | 1489 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council moves ahead with new housing fees

The City Council acted quickly on Tuesday so as not to miss out on as much as $24 million in funds from apartment projects...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2012
Last comment by Garrett, on Jun 11, 2012 at 7:22 pm | 6 comments | 1886 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fire damages psychic parlor in Los Altos

Santa Clara County firefighters extinguished a two-alarm fire that damaged a psychic parlor in Los Altos Saturday morning,...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2012
Last comment by Rotts, on Jun 14, 2012 at 1:22 am | 6 comments | 1518 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Valley's birthplace haunted by Nobel laureate's dark past

Physicist William Shockley may have introduced silicon to the valley, but efforts to save his former lab building in Mountain...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2012
Last comment by Jes' Sayin', on Jun 26, 2012 at 4:25 pm | 6 comments | 5051 Views

AROUND TOWN

Steins Beer Garden OK'd by City Council

Elation filled the City Council chambers Tuesday evening when the council approved a German-themed restaurant and beer garden...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2012
Last comment by GG, on Jul 6, 2012 at 5:21 pm | 6 comments | 1888 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tennis legend Alex Swetka dies at 94

Local tennis legend Alex Swetka, who owned Swetka's Tennis Shop in Mountain View with his wife, died July 17, a few months...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2012
Last comment by @@Addition, on Jul 29, 2012 at 11:32 am | 6 comments | 3076 Views

ELECTIONS

New blood for hospital district board

Two newcomers and two incumbents will run this November in an election to choose three members of the El Camino Hospital...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2012
Last comment by Jacques De Jager, on Oct 17, 2012 at 9:06 am | 6 comments | 1775 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bee enthusiast upset over hive's removal

One Mountain View resident is upset that a beehive was removed from a tree on the 700 block of Independence Avenue. The bees...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2012
Last comment by man and van croydon, on Sep 13, 2012 at 1:18 am | 6 comments | 1688 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mountain View man makes 600th blood donation

A 75-year-old Mountain View man hit a personal milestone when he made his 600th blood donation at the Stanford Blood Center...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2012
Last comment by herbert maxwell, on Aug 22, 2012 at 10:36 pm | 6 comments | 1408 Views

AROUND TOWN

More residents say PG&E will strip their yards

A group of residents who live in a Rock Street condo complex are joining a chorus of complaints from Mountain View residents...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2012
Last comment by OldGuy, on Sep 5, 2012 at 2:23 pm | 6 comments | 1820 Views

AROUND TOWN

Long road ahead to boost city's bike network

According to census data, a growing number of Mountain View residents are rolling to work on bicycles. But Mountain View's...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2012
Last comment by Roberta Kerr, on Sep 9, 2012 at 12:59 pm | 6 comments | 2985 Views
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