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AROUND TOWN

Affordable dental care, if you're willing to wait

For close to 50 years Foothill College has offered low-cost, basic dental care for students and the community through its...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2012
Last comment by R Kerr, on Jul 7, 2012 at 1:33 pm | 1 comment | 1251 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Google pushes city to first place in county tax growth

Mountain View now leads the county in property tax growth, and it's almost entirely because of Google's rapid expansion here,...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jul 7, 2012 at 8:51 am | 3 comments | 1607 Views

ELECTIONS

Assembly passes bill to fund high-speed rail

A proposal to fund California's controversial high-speed-rail system rolled through the state Assembly late Thursday afternoon...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2012
Last comment by Dominick, on Jul 6, 2012 at 10:08 pm | 3 comments | 1484 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 | 1750 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bill to fund high-speed rail hangs in the balance

With residents preparing for holiday celebrations Tuesday night, lawmakers in Sacramento released in the closing hours of...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2012
Last comment by Michael, on Jul 6, 2012 at 10:33 am | 4 comments | 1376 Views

AROUND TOWN

Landlord doubles rent, forces gym out of downtown

It's like the dot-com bubble all over again. Read the full story here http://mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=7921 posted...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2012
Last comment by Garrett, on Jul 6, 2012 at 6:19 am | 1 comment | 1327 Views

AROUND TOWN

Chowchilla kidnapper, on parole, living in Mountain View

The man convicted of kidnapping a bus full of children in Chowchilla, Calif., is living in Mountain View, police said. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2012
Last comment by Julie, on Jul 5, 2012 at 6:56 pm | 29 comments | 2801 Views

AROUND TOWN

Beer garden appeal goes to council tonight

Opponents of a proposed downtown restaurant and beer garden may have plenty of frustration directed at them at tonight's...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2012
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Jul 4, 2012 at 12:39 pm | 3 comments | 1461 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Happy to be here'

William Ware will be missed by the community he loved so much, said family and friends of the Mountain View resident, who...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2012
Last comment by Daisy, on Jul 4, 2012 at 9:19 am | 9 comments | 1784 Views

AROUND TOWN

Packard Foundation opens new, eco-friendly headquarters

New, eco-friendly headquarters for the David and Lucile Packard Foundation reflect environmental values of the Packard family...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2012
Last comment by Mike, on Jul 3, 2012 at 5:52 pm | 3 comments | 1555 Views

AROUND TOWN

Steins beer garden appeal goes to council Tuesday

Opponents of a proposed downtown restaurant and beer garden may have plenty of frustration directed at them in Tuesday's...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2012
Last comment by Garrett, on Jul 3, 2012 at 12:46 pm | 11 comments | 1773 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kermit was wrong: It's getting easier to be green

Going "green" is getting easier. That's what local building professionals concluded at a workshop this spring in Mountain...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2012
Last comment by Garrett, on Jul 3, 2012 at 11:53 am | 2 comments | 1411 Views

AROUND TOWN

Memorial service planned for victim in fatal accident

A memorial service for the woman who died after crashing into a tree on the side of Highway 85 in Mountain View is set for...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2012
Last comment by DG, on Jul 2, 2012 at 11:13 am | 14 comments | 2183 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council praises green apartment project

Possibly the most praised residential project of its size in recent memory was approved by the City Council Tuesday night;...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2012
Last comment by DCS, on Jul 1, 2012 at 5:01 pm | 2 comments | 1784 Views

OTHER ISSUES

VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Amnesty for Immigrants

What do you think of President Obama's executive order allowing illegal immigrants who came to the U.S. as children to remain...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2012
Last comment by Old Ben, on Jul 1, 2012 at 10:30 am | 3 comments | 1528 Views

AROUND TOWN

Media tracks down Chowchilla kidnapper

It didn't take long for local media outlets to figure the Mountain View address of paroled "Chowchilla" kidnapper, Richard...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2012
Last comment by Kt, on Jun 30, 2012 at 12:09 pm | 15 comments | 1831 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fireworks fanatics

For many Americans, Independence Day means relaxation. But for fireworks professional Dan Nitzan and his crew, the holiday...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2012
Last comment by Choice, on Jun 29, 2012 at 9:27 pm | 2 comments | 3225 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New assistant principal named at Crittenden Middle School

Crittenden Middle School has a new assistant principal. Arline Siam, will take over the second in command position on July...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2012
Last comment by MVWSD Teacher, on Jun 29, 2012 at 9:08 pm | 12 comments | 1711 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Stop, Look, Learn and Listen

I am new to California and Mountain View. I am a mutigenerational loridian I hope to return there soon. So this is all from...

Original post made by D. Touchstone on Jun. 29, 2012
Last comment by D. Touchstone, on Jun 29, 2012 at 3:14 pm | 1 comment | 1297 Views

ELECTIONS

Council to vote on 193 apartments

A 193-unit apartment building could soon spring up on El Camino Real just west of San Antonio Road if the City Council approves...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2012
Last comment by Kman, on Jun 29, 2012 at 10:40 am | 8 comments | 1591 Views
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