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OTHER ISSUES

Offices squeeze out more downtown retail

City Council members voted Tuesday to allow a downtown property owner to convert five retail spaces at 783 Castro St. into...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2013
Last comment by Rodger, on Feb 8, 2013 at 10:56 am | 12 comments | 4881 Views

OTHER ISSUES

VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Free WiFi

Would you use a free Internet service if it only worked part of the time? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=6599&e=y...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2013
Last comment by Mr. Big, on Feb 8, 2013 at 3:38 am | 5 comments | 812 Views

OTHER ISSUES

VTA OKs $1.3 million study to cut fares for low-income residents

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission has awarded the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority with $1.3 million...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2013
Last comment by Louise A., on Feb 7, 2013 at 7:50 pm | 23 comments | 1948 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bullis agrees to two-site solution -- with strings

Bullis Charter School has agreed to what one official described as a "big compromise" in negotiations with the Los Altos...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2013
Last comment by reader, on Feb 7, 2013 at 6:24 pm | 9 comments | 801 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bag ban gets council's OK

The days of getting plastic grocery bags in Mountain View are numbered. City Council members voted on Tuesday to ban the...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2012
Last comment by gcoladon, on Feb 7, 2013 at 8:42 am | 48 comments | 3183 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police catch suspected burglars red-handed

Two men have been arrested for allegedly burglarizing a storage space at a Mountain View apartment complex on Monday evening,...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2013
Last comment by juniperk, on Feb 6, 2013 at 4:29 pm | 9 comments | 657 Views

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PLEASE HELP! 2013 Mountain View Drive-Through Businesses Survey

Hi all: My name is Kayla Sauafea and I am a graduate student at Golden Gate University (GGU) in San Francisco. I need...

Original post made by Kayla Sauafea on Feb. 6, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Feb 6, 2013 at 2:57 pm | 1 comment | 685 Views

AROUND TOWN

Successful Aging Platform to be Introduced at “Aging in Place” Conference

Most aging adults want to stay in their own homes for as long as possible, but many lack knowledge of programs and services...

Original post made by Cynthia Greaves, PAMF Public Affairs on Feb. 6, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1082 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council to decide fate of historic homes

Tonight, Jan. 29, the City Council will vote on whether to spare the wrecking ball for a pair historic downtown homes: a...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2013
Last comment by Christopher Parkinson, on Feb 6, 2013 at 7:39 am | 7 comments | 865 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council saves Immigrant House, dumps Pearson House

The City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to save a tiny home once lived in by migrant workers, but left the fate of the...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2013
Last comment by Christopher Parkinson, on Feb 5, 2013 at 4:53 pm | 18 comments | 1318 Views

AROUND TOWN

Parking dispute leads to fisticuffs

A man punched a woman in the face after she slapped him inside a Mountain View supermarket on Monday afternoon, police said....

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Feb 5, 2013 at 2:37 pm | 38 comments | 1585 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man attacked, robbed

A man was pushed from his bicycle, kicked and robbed of his cell phone, watch and cash on Feb. 1 by two assailants working...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2013
There are no comments yet. 655 Views

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Lieber to host public forum on gun control

A community forum on gun control is slated to take place at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 27, at Mountain View City Hall. The...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2013
Last comment by ladym, on Feb 5, 2013 at 1:50 pm | 38 comments | 2339 Views

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Man arrested for robbing acquaintance

A man was arrested Saturday on charges of robbing a man at a bus stop, according to Mountain View police. Read the full...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2013
There are no comments yet. 692 Views

AROUND TOWN

World Peace - Is It Possible

World Peace? You may declare, why bring this up? The answer is, world peace is everybody's responsibility. You may say,...

Original post made by Concerned Citizen on Jan. 2, 2013
Last comment by Observer, on Feb 5, 2013 at 9:59 am | 2 comments | 797 Views

OTHER ISSUES

PG&E plans to strip backyards

For several decades, Eileen and Beto Telleria's backyard has been a respite from their daily stresses, a Japanese garden...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2012
Last comment by John, on Feb 5, 2013 at 4:20 am | 2 comments | 1800 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Should district have say when kids start school?

The father of a young girl is taking issue with the Mountain View Whisman School District over whether he can delay his daughter's...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2013
Last comment by Jenny, on Feb 4, 2013 at 2:36 pm | 11 comments | 1373 Views

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MV man convicted of importing heroin

A federal jury recently convicted a Mountain View man of importing and intending to distribute heroin, according to the Department...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2013
Last comment by Tired Engineer, on Feb 4, 2013 at 8:13 am | 7 comments | 765 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police draw ire for public drunkenness arrests

Police and a handful of local residents hold divergent opinions about what happened late last Friday after officers responded...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2009
Last comment by Sue, on Feb 3, 2013 at 2:30 pm | 29 comments | 2248 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Elementary District to discuss TV/web meeting video

from, MVWSD Trustee Steven Nelson when Thursday, Feb 7, about 7:45 PM (time not certain) why "Strategic Goal 2 Operate...

Original post made by Steven Nelson on Feb. 3, 2013
There are no comments yet. 833 Views
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