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Council wants more info on 'crisis' budget

Council members had a visceral reaction to an array of non-specific budget cuts proposed by the city manager Tuesday night,...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2009
Last comment by Smart Growther, on Apr 11, 2009 at 4:36 pm | 10 comments | 1765 Views

AROUND TOWN

City eyes developer for new Shoreline hotel

After Google bowed out of negotiations last year to develop a hotel next to its headquarters, several other developers stepped...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Apr 10, 2009 at 4:17 pm | 10 comments | 2053 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Letters to the Editor

<B>In defense of Patty Polifrone Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=5026 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2009
Last comment by Don Frances, on Apr 10, 2009 at 10:33 am | 2 comments | 1995 Views

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Police: Men used bat, car in downtown assault

Mountain View police arrested two men on charges of assault with a deadly weapon for allegedly attacking a man on the corner...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2009
Last comment by lp, on Apr 10, 2009 at 7:15 am | 7 comments | 1729 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Yet another lawsuit from Bullis Charter School?

At a time of deep statewide cuts in K-12 education,depressed economy, Bullis Charter School seems to be gearing up for yet...

Original post made by X on Apr. 9, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2048 Views

AROUND TOWN

TONIGHT: Council study session on budget cuts

Balancing Mountain View's budget may require some painful cuts this year, according to city manager Kevin Duggan. Tonight...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2009
Last comment by Mike Zelinski, on Apr 9, 2009 at 1:48 pm | 1 comment | 1705 Views

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Would-be burglars caught red-handed

Police say an attempt by two men to steal electronics from a Mountain View business went nowhere fast after officers caught...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2009
Last comment by S.Combs, on Apr 9, 2009 at 8:50 am | 6 comments | 1745 Views

ELECTIONS

A bad year for goal-setting

For the first time in years, the Mountain View City Council will not have an ambitious set of goals for the year, a direction...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by eric, on Apr 8, 2009 at 12:37 pm | 6 comments | 2449 Views

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The Cisco secret

How did Cisco add $240 million to its bottom line over the last two years? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=4923...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2009
Last comment by HSR outdated, on Apr 8, 2009 at 11:45 am | 5 comments | 2211 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino sheds light on Los Gatos deal

It will cost El Camino Hospital about $32 million to operate Community Hospital of Los Gatos for 18 months, in addition to...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by Robert, on Apr 8, 2009 at 11:15 am | 10 comments | 2245 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Report says schools out of room by 2012

Mountain View's elementary and middle school campuses are quickly filling up and will reach full capacity by 2012, experts...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by William Joseph, on Apr 8, 2009 at 1:26 am | 4 comments | 1912 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Huff School finds replacement for Polifrone

A new teacher started at Huff Elementary School this week to replace Patty Polifrone, the fourth grade teacher who left the...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2009
Last comment by parent, on Apr 6, 2009 at 6:23 pm | 20 comments | 2873 Views

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Life and death with the Spanglers

Spangler Mortuary is one of the city's oldest family-run businesses. And someday it could be run by a generation of Spanglers...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2009
Last comment by Sally, on Apr 6, 2009 at 6:09 pm | 1 comment | 1864 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Parents up in arms over 'abusive' teacher

Mountain View parents say they are fed up with a fourth grade teacher at Huff Elementary School who they claim is not being...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by another brick in the wall, on Apr 5, 2009 at 10:26 am | 25 comments | 2618 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local AVID students sweep writing contest

Students from Mountain View and Los Altos high schools brought home three regional awards last week from a writing conference...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2009
Last comment by Monica Haupt, on Apr 4, 2009 at 7:52 pm | 3 comments | 1911 Views

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Jog hogs irk Cuesta Park regular

A regular Cuesta Park user says a large group of high school students, led by a uniformed Navy officer, are shoving old ladies...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by USA, on Apr 3, 2009 at 2:46 pm | 11 comments | 1949 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

President taps Martha Kanter for D.C. role

President Barack Obama has named Martha Kanter, chancellor of the Foothill-De Anza Community College District, as undersecretary...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Apr 3, 2009 at 8:45 am | 1 comment | 1908 Views

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Old Nob Hill Foods Location

Now that Nob Hill has opened up its larger, fancier store, what are the plans for the old location next door? I would love...

Original post made by MVResidentX on Sep. 10, 2007
Last comment by carl m, on Apr 3, 2009 at 12:07 am | 16 comments | 8087 Views

ELECTIONS

Plan for sustainable city whittled to 19 goals

After a year of work by dozens of local environmentalists, City Council members have narrowed down a long list of goals to...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by jps, on Apr 2, 2009 at 10:53 pm | 1 comment | 2144 Views

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Mountain View sculpture may cross the border

A sculpture by artist Charles Ginnever currently located at Mayfield Mall site in Mountain View could be shifted to Palo...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2009
Last comment by rr, on Apr 2, 2009 at 5:52 pm | 6 comments | 2431 Views
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