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AROUND TOWN

Why we need taller buildings

The City Council's decisions on development baffle me. I see rents and house values sky-rocketing, with longtime residents...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2014
Last comment by Linda Curtis, on Apr 14, 2014 at 10:57 am | 6 comments | 1633 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View man arrested in fatal crash

A Mountain View man allegedly driving under the influence was arrested after his car passenger was killed in a crash in Los...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2014
Last comment by USA, on Mar 31, 2014 at 10:19 am | 6 comments | 4251 Views

AROUND TOWN

Eshoo opens inquiry into Silicon Valley toxic cleanup

U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Palo Alto, has opened an inquiry with the Environmental Protection Agency into shortfalls in the...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2014
Last comment by Jane, on Apr 2, 2014 at 4:13 pm | 6 comments | 3677 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Whisman-Slater residents want schools reopened

I need to voice my concern and raise awareness to the residents of Mountain View regarding the lack of a walkable neighborhood...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2014
Last comment by Uhoh, on Apr 14, 2014 at 10:48 pm | 6 comments | 865 Views

AROUND TOWN

Teen fights for typical life despite pain

Katie Taves sounds like a typical high school student. She likes yoga and cooking, dislikes geometry and begrudgingly accepts...

Original post made on May. 13, 2014
Last comment by Eric Ratner, on May 14, 2014 at 12:22 pm | 6 comments | 3740 Views

AROUND TOWN

Crime briefs: robber pleads no contest and man found with fractured skull

Man charged with robbery in Mountain View and other cities pleads no contest and police find an uncooperative man with a...

Original post made on May. 22, 2014
Last comment by Derp, on May 25, 2014 at 7:44 pm | 6 comments | 3568 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Palo Alto VA positions itself within national scandal

In light of the recent scandal involving false record-keeping and long wait lists at VA hospitals in other parts of the country,...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2014
Last comment by Army Vet, on Jun 12, 2014 at 4:45 pm | 6 comments | 2810 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council places pay raise on November ballot

After debating the issue in April, City Council members voted to put a pay raise for themselves on the November ballot to...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2014
Last comment by incognito, on Jun 12, 2014 at 1:16 am | 6 comments | 2491 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View man arrested in FBI raid

The FBI carried out search and arrest warrants across the Bay Area Wednesday, including at a residence on Houghton Street...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2014
Last comment by Zekkular Bulgaris, on Jun 26, 2014 at 9:14 pm | 6 comments | 4211 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Re-imagining hot lunch

Most people don't have fond memories of school lunches, but the Mountain View Whisman School District is taking steps to...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2014
Last comment by Ellen Wheeler, on Jul 2, 2014 at 12:30 am | 6 comments | 2555 Views

AROUND TOWN

A guide to the Fourth

Those hankering for a hunk of watermelon, piping hot chili or a dazzling fireworks finale need wait no longer. The Peninsula...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2014
Last comment by PA Resident, on Jul 5, 2014 at 9:39 am | 6 comments | 3545 Views

AROUND TOWN

Crime brief: man pulls knife in fight

Police arrested a Mountain View man Friday after he reportedly assaulted another man. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/2014/07/16/crime-brief-man-pulls-knife-i...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2014
Last comment by Tell the whole Swiss story, on Jul 22, 2014 at 2:27 pm | 6 comments | 2002 Views

AROUND TOWN

El Camino pulls the plug on dialysis

Two down and one to go. El Camino Hospital recently closed its Oak Pavilion dialysis center and is slated to shut down its...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2014
Last comment by YourRealName, on Jul 27, 2014 at 4:04 am | 6 comments | 3220 Views

OTHER ISSUES

LinkedIn busted over worker pay, pays $6 million

The booming Mountain View company that helps people find jobs has been ordered by the United States Labor Department to pay...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2014
Last comment by @Scott Lamb, on Aug 15, 2014 at 3:30 pm | 6 comments | 12327 Views

AROUND TOWN

NASA Ames to open campus to public

As it celebrates its 75th year, NASA Ames Research Center is holding a rare open house event on Saturday, Oct. 18, allowing...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2014
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Sep 5, 2014 at 2:29 pm | 6 comments | 4398 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Tempting kids with tastier hot lunches

Kids may be on the fast track for gourmet meals at school -- or, at least, better meals. Following a report that student...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2014
Last comment by Haha, on Sep 11, 2014 at 12:28 pm | 6 comments | 2428 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Con: Two views on Measure N, the Los Altos district school bond

Vote against a school bond? How can anyone argue that? It would truly take a most unusual circumstance to motivate such a...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2014
Last comment by Local resident, on Sep 29, 2014 at 10:43 am | 6 comments | 571 Views

AROUND TOWN

Online schools offer education by proxy

Hundreds of kids in the Bay Area are staying home for school this year. Online, "virtual" charter schools are making headway...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2014
Last comment by It matters, on Oct 4, 2014 at 3:06 am | 6 comments | 2073 Views

ELECTIONS

Special interest groups invest in council election

The nine residents running for three City Council seats in the November election have some very different fundraising styles,...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2014
Last comment by mike, on Oct 12, 2014 at 1:55 pm | 6 comments | 3193 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teachers agree to district's salary offer

The Mountain View Whisman School District is one step away from approving a salary increase of 7 percent for its teaching...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2014
Last comment by MV Teacher, 20 hours ago | 6 comments | 845 Views
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