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City hosts high speed rail meeting

This evening at the Senior Center, the city will hold a public meeting that is entirely focused on the California High Speed...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2009
Last comment by conservative87, on Dec 13, 2009 at 7:30 am | 4 comments | 1576 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pre-K program teaches kids how to learn

Though the school year is well under way, organizers of a new pre-kindergarten program are already planning for busy days...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2009
Last comment by LaDonna Wicklund, on Dec 12, 2009 at 8:18 am | 1 comment | 1984 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Eshoo opposes Obama's Afghan troop surge

Calling Afghanistan "the graveyard of nations," Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Palo Alto, announced last week her opposition to President...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2009
Last comment by dfb, on Dec 12, 2009 at 2:38 am | 18 comments | 1776 Views

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Council rejects younger commission applicants

The City Council on Tuesday decided to bring back Arnold Soderbergh for another term on the Environmental Planning Commission,...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2009
Last comment by Arnold Soderberg, on Dec 11, 2009 at 10:09 pm | 6 comments | 1635 Views

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Local chamber launches 'Green University'

The Mountain View Chamber of Commerce hopes its new "Green Business University" will encourage small companies to tackle...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2009
Last comment by A community volunteer, on Dec 11, 2009 at 5:42 pm | 3 comments | 1554 Views

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Building owners slapped with 'compliance permit'

Under requirements approved Tuesday by the City Council, property owners caught with buildings that seriously run afoul of...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2009
Last comment by John Inks, on Dec 11, 2009 at 5:39 pm | 4 comments | 1794 Views

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Manifesto

<B>PERSONALLY</I></B>, I thought our war against the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics had already been won fair and square. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2009
Last comment by Don Frances, on Dec 10, 2009 at 3:34 pm | 2 comments | 1387 Views

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Victim of trail attack says she's not intimidated

Crystal Stokes says she only jogs about once a month, making it all the more unlikely that the 27-year-old Mountain View...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2009
Last comment by AnnieK, on Dec 10, 2009 at 3:31 pm | 18 comments | 1317 Views

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Homeless man on a mission

In his effort to create a homeless shelter in Mountain View, Jess Santana fights for a cause like a much younger man with...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2009
Last comment by Daniel DeBolt, on Dec 10, 2009 at 3:11 pm | 7 comments | 1713 Views

ELECTIONS

Parents worry over cuts to special ed assistants

A proposal to cut back the hours and benefits of nearly a dozen employees in the Mountain View Whisman School District's...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2009
Last comment by Anonymous, on Dec 9, 2009 at 8:57 pm | 31 comments | 4006 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Linden Tree Children's Bookstore in L.A. looking for new owners

In case you didn't know, the Linden Tree owners are retiring and looking for a buyer. It's a beautiful bookstore for children....

Original post made by Margaret on Dec. 9, 2009
Last comment by d, on Dec 9, 2009 at 2:08 pm | 1 comment | 1449 Views

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Homeless man on a mission

Jess Santana fights for a cause like a much younger man with much greater resources. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=5654...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2009
Last comment by Sharon, on Dec 9, 2009 at 12:55 pm | 1 comment | 1489 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents worry over cuts to special ed assistants

A proposal to cut back the hours and benefits of nearly a dozen employees in the Mountain View Whisman School District's...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2009
Last comment by joe, on Dec 9, 2009 at 6:30 am | 4 comments | 2157 Views

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Victim of trail attack says she's not intimidated

Crystal Stokes says she only jogs about once a month, making it all the more unlikely that the 27-year-old Mountain View...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2009
Last comment by Walker, on Dec 8, 2009 at 5:59 pm | 1 comment | 1378 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Campaign pits sports leagues against owls

With the burrowing owl as its poster child, the Audubon Society has started a campaign to make Shoreline Park into an owl...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Big, on Dec 8, 2009 at 10:26 am | 33 comments | 2315 Views

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Police: Increased patrols curbing gang violence

Concern over rising gang activity earlier this fall has led to extra patrol cars to monitor weekend activity, and Mountain...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2009
Last comment by Mr. DePortum, on Dec 7, 2009 at 3:45 pm | 5 comments | 1456 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Police: School worker exposed himself to student

Police are on the lookout for a 21-year-old "noon duty aide" at Graham Middle School who allegedly exposed himself to a 13-year-old...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2009
Last comment by Martha, on Dec 7, 2009 at 3:11 pm | 15 comments | 2435 Views

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Council likes affordable housing proposal

A conceptual design for an affordable housing project on Evelyn and Franklin streets was well received during a City Council...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2009
Last comment by Political Insider, on Dec 6, 2009 at 10:05 pm | 16 comments | 2161 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Cops: Teen embezzler, gun-toting felon arrested

Mountain View police say an 18-year-old female from Concord tried to cash a forged check at a downtown bank last week but...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2009
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City goes with high-quality affordable housing

A conceptual design for an affordable housing project on Evelyn and Franklin streets was well received in a City Council...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2009
Last comment by gc, on Dec 6, 2009 at 7:44 am | 3 comments | 1335 Views
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