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ELECTIONS

Candidates lining up for fall race

A newcomer, two commissioners and two incumbents have said they will run for the City Council when four seats become open...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2012
Last comment by Sam Altman, on Mar 24, 2012 at 11:23 am | 7 comments | 3195 Views

AROUND TOWN

Armed man robs Wells Fargo bank

A masked robber armed with a gun made off with an undisclosed amount of cash yesterday after robbing a Wells Fargo bank branch...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by Mark, on May 28, 2013 at 9:54 am | 7 comments | 2144 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Los Altos district to ask for $193 parcel tax

Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/2016/01/19/los-altos-district-to-ask-for-193-parcel-tax posted Tuesday,...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2016
Last comment by @Ron Haley, on Jan 22, 2016 at 4:52 pm | 7 comments | 1695 Views

AROUND TOWN

iPod, jewelry taken in burglary

An open sliding back door is the suspected point of entry in a Sept. 21 burglary at a home in the 1000 block of Boranda Avenue. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2010
Last comment by Dad, on Sep 28, 2010 at 1:59 pm | 7 comments | 1995 Views

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Solar car wows local techies

Google employees are fairly technology-minded, but even they were amazed by the strange car that appeared at the company's...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2009
Last comment by Don Frances, on Mar 3, 2009 at 12:04 pm | 7 comments | 2626 Views

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Police: Traffic stop uncovers meth, hash, pot

A Los Altos man stopped for a routine traffic violation was arrested last week after marijuana, methamphetamines and hash...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2009
Last comment by Don Frances, on Oct 29, 2009 at 4:59 pm | 7 comments | 1911 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County supervisor told to repay $13K

Supervisor George Shirakawa must repay the county $12,772 in expenses he wrongly charged on his government credit card, the...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2012
Last comment by Stan, on Dec 8, 2012 at 11:08 pm | 7 comments | 1814 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council OKs home loan perk for city workers

Mountain View's city employees will now be eligible for low interest home loans worth up to $100,000 thanks to a late Christmas...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2010
Last comment by Brian, on Jan 24, 2010 at 11:39 pm | 7 comments | 2153 Views

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Pregnant Google employees concerned about TCE exposure

A local expert on TCE issues says he spoken to Google employees who were exposed to toxic vapors while pregnant at 369 and...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2013
Last comment by Mark, on Mar 6, 2013 at 10:46 am | 7 comments | 4162 Views

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Fiery crash closes University Avenue Sunday morning

A 32-year-old suspected drunk driver from Mountain View narrowly escaped with his life early Sunday morning after a high-speed...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2011
Last comment by OR, on Sep 15, 2011 at 3:37 pm | 7 comments | 779 Views

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Water district calls for greater conservation

Just hours before the skies above the Peninsula began to dump rain into local creeks and reservoirs, the Santa Clara Valley...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2014
Last comment by Hmm,, on Feb 27, 2014 at 10:59 am | 7 comments | 4827 Views

OTHER ISSUES

HP to eliminate 2,000 more jobs

Silicon Valley computer and printer giant HP will cut about 2,000 more jobs than previously announced, according to a Sept....

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2012
Last comment by Bill, on Sep 13, 2012 at 10:53 am | 7 comments | 2615 Views

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Council gives up on Shoreline hotel

The city has abandoned its plan to build a hotel on a plot of land near the Shoreline Amphitheater, approving a 53-year,...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2011
Last comment by GDM, on Mar 26, 2011 at 12:08 pm | 7 comments | 2153 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Innovation at risk?

The massive and ongoing federal support that has created and fueled the Bay Area brain trust -- big engineering and medicine...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2010
Last comment by maguro_01, on Jul 18, 2010 at 5:18 pm | 7 comments | 2099 Views

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Homeless population doubles in Mountain View

Santa Clara County's homeless population is the lowest it's been in a decade, bringing in praise from city and county officials...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2015
Last comment by sarahdox, on Jul 2, 2015 at 10:51 am | 7 comments | 24952 Views

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Growing need for garden plots in Mountain View

Want to grow your own veggies, herbs or flowers at a Mountain View community garden? Get to the back of the line. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2015
Last comment by Ernest, on Jul 26, 2015 at 8:44 am | 7 comments | 4696 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Fighting for the American dream

A senior at UC Santa Cruz majoring in earth sciences, Adriana expresses her passion for geology both through her enthusiastic...

Original post made on May. 3, 2009
Last comment by Child criminals - NOT!, on May 7, 2009 at 12:42 pm | 7 comments | 2864 Views

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Police release sketch of burglary suspect

Mountain View police have released a sketch of the man they believe burglarized the home of an elderly Mountain View woman...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2011
Last comment by Thom, on Dec 20, 2011 at 2:16 pm | 7 comments | 1770 Views

OTHER ISSUES

What are we doing to ourselves?

So we're going ahead to pack everybody in the whole world possible into Mountain View because it's such a nice place to live,...

Original post made by Linda Curtis on Nov. 19, 2014
Last comment by Neighbors Helping Neighbors, on Nov 28, 2014 at 8:16 am | 7 comments | 773 Views

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Band Practice early in the morning

At 7 am every morning, we are hearing drums, symbols and brass instruments playing from the band practice at MV High School....

Original post made by neighbor on Sep. 25, 2007
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 11, 2007 at 10:48 am | 7 comments | 4960 Views
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Relaxing the Height Limit for Housing with Conditions
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Foods of Love
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