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$300-million Open Space bond wins approval

The Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District board of directors unanimously approved a $300-million bond measure Wednesday...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2014
Last comment by Jay Park, on Feb 27, 2014 at 8:12 pm | 2 comments | 3285 Views

BOOKS

Crime brief: Man arrested after fleeing police

A man was arrested in downtown Mountain View after he allegedly fled police on foot Friday night. Police say the man appeared...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2014
Last comment by Sparty, on Nov 18, 2014 at 5:46 pm | 2 comments | 2485 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Foothill Expressway blocked by fallen tree

A fallen tree was removed after blocking a major thoroughfare in Los Altos for about an hour this morning, police said. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2015
Last comment by Well..., on Oct 7, 2015 at 2:34 pm | 2 comments | 1847 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Castro gets new principal, 200 students

With Slater School closed, Castro School will add more than 200 new kids and the parental involvement program, PACT, in the...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2009
Last comment by Patty, on Oct 29, 2009 at 7:19 pm | 2 comments | 5395 Views

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Camera may hold clue to arrests

Last week's birthday party-turned-violent melee is either a case of police brutality or drunken partiers run amok, depending...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2010
Last comment by Old Ben, on Jan 24, 2010 at 10:19 pm | 2 comments | 2044 Views

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City taps Utah chief to head Fire Department

Bradley Wardle, a veteran firefighter from Utah, will head the Mountain View Fire Department beginning on April 30, city...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2010
Last comment by Jimmy, on May 4, 2010 at 3:44 pm | 2 comments | 2126 Views

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Christmas greetings from afar

Mountain View native Isamar Gomez will be spending her Christmas in Afghanistan, where she is stationed as an intelligence...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2010
Last comment by homegirl, on Dec 25, 2010 at 10:11 am | 2 comments | 2327 Views

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VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Texting & Driving

Each week the Voice goes downtown to ask passerby one question about a current event. This week we asked, "Do you think texting...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2012
Last comment by Doctor Killjoy, on Mar 28, 2012 at 5:20 pm | 2 comments | 1543 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Woman arrested in hammer attack

A 40-year-old Mountain View woman was arrested last week after she allegedly attacked a neighbor with a hammer. Read the...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2016
Last comment by KC_Hammer, on Jan 22, 2016 at 2:20 pm | 2 comments | 2269 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Can city catch up with high speed rail?

A three-person City Council committee met this week in the first of a series of regular meetings to discuss the challenges...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2009
Last comment by Old Ben, on Oct 30, 2009 at 12:54 am | 2 comments | 1811 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Pot club opens in Shoreline area, against city's wishes

The City Council decided Tuesday to take legal action against the first known storefront pot club in Mountain View, operated...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2010
Last comment by Daniel DeBolt, on Apr 23, 2010 at 11:09 am | 2 comments | 1568 Views

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Former Mountain View planner dies in motorcycle crash

Brad Eckhardt, a Mountain View city planner for 17 years before leaving in 2002, was killed on July 4 after losing control...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2010
Last comment by A Reader, on Jul 15, 2010 at 12:13 pm | 2 comments | 1667 Views

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Pesticide Spraying at Pioneer Park

As a resident of Mountain I felt I needed to share this important information. I was walking with my dogs Wednesday morning...

Original post made by strawberry on Sep. 13, 2012
Last comment by strawberry, on Sep 13, 2012 at 12:02 pm | 2 comments | 4364 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hospital district improving transparency, officials say

A better website, a distinguishing name change and modifications to the way the organization keeps track of taxpayer money...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2013
Last comment by Dick Fancher, on Aug 20, 2013 at 4:34 pm | 2 comments | 5433 Views

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Murder in MV

I am surprised that I had to find out about this story on the website of the Voice's sister newpaper, the PAWeekly. http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=5894 I...

Original post made by GSB on Sep. 24, 2007
Last comment by GSB, on Sep 24, 2007 at 1:29 pm | 2 comments | 4062 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino Hospital takes $11 million hit this year

El Camino officials say there are several reasons why their financial picture isn't as rosy as expected, but the bottom line...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2010
Last comment by Yes, on Apr 23, 2010 at 1:03 pm | 2 comments | 1641 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Local health officials hail new insurance law

Local health officials said they expect more people will seek help earlier for mental health and substance abuse problems,...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2013
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Nov 15, 2013 at 11:44 am | 2 comments | 14555 Views

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Homeless count's numbers are mixed, mostly bad

A recent homelessness survey commissioned by Santa Clara County presented homeless advocates with some slightly good news,...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2009
Last comment by Still Here, on Aug 4, 2009 at 6:21 pm | 2 comments | 2110 Views

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Proposal to replace Pacific Euro Hotel

A small hotel on Evelyn Avenue near Castro Street, which some neighbors say is "essentially a halfway house," would be demolished...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2009
Last comment by maguro_01, on Nov 3, 2009 at 8:34 am | 2 comments | 1772 Views

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Caltrain fare hikes, service changes on tap

Caltrain officials are reminding the public that fare increases and service changes are set to go into effect on Jan....

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2010
Last comment by Birther, on Dec 29, 2010 at 8:01 pm | 2 comments | 1775 Views
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