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OTHER ISSUES

County needs programs for domestic violence victims and abusers, group says

Eleven people died due to domestic violence in Santa Clara County in 2013, up from nine the year before, and the county should...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2014
Last comment by MVcitizen, on Feb 13, 2014 at 2:50 pm | 1 comment | 3826 Views

AROUND TOWN

ECH ready to open Heart and Vascular Institute

After four years of talk, El Camino Hospital cemented the opening of a new Heart and Vascular Institute last week when it...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2007
Last comment by Susan Hong, reporter for the Mountain View Voice, on Oct 18, 2007 at 11:44 am | 4 comments | 3825 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Report: MVLA teachers are best paid in state

According to data released by the state Department of Education this month and compiled by the ==I Sacramento Bee==, teachers...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2010
Last comment by Anonymous, on Dec 22, 2013 at 2:29 pm | 24 comments | 3823 Views

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City-wide ban on plastic bags is back on the table

The City Council could approve a ban on disposable plastic shopping bags in October -- earlier than anyone expected -- thanks...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2012
Last comment by curious, on Apr 21, 2012 at 10:36 am | 54 comments | 3823 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Flu cases temporarily close Slater program

Several apparent cases of H1N1 flu prompted the Mountain View Whisman School District to close an autism program at Slater...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2009
Last comment by Augie, on Nov 9, 2009 at 5:14 pm | 6 comments | 3819 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Continuous Improvement will help students grow

I've enjoyed reading the discussion in recent weeks concerning the implementation of the Continuous Improvement educational...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2007
Last comment by Former Sudbury student, on Oct 12, 2007 at 2:48 pm | 1 comment | 3818 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council OKs plastic bag ban

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

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2012
Last comment by PA Resident, on Aug 1, 2013 at 8:25 am | 9 comments | 3817 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New group slams LASD board performance

A new nonprofit group, critical of Los Altos School District leadership and spending, ran ads last week highlighting the...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2014
Last comment by EACH Misleads Again!, on Jun 15, 2014 at 10:45 am | 15 comments | 3817 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foundation gears up for Monte Carlo Night

Organizers from the Mountain View Educational Foundation have high hopes for this year's Monte Carlo Night fundraiser, with...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2010
Last comment by Don Frances, on Mar 29, 2010 at 11:31 am | 19 comments | 3815 Views

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Construction crew causes gas leak

A construction crew working on Plymouth Street, between N. Rengstorff Avenue and Sierra Vista Avenue, caused a gas line to...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2013
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Nov 16, 2013 at 7:50 am | 2 comments | 3812 Views

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Letters to the Editor

<B>Time to build homes at Mayfield site Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=3140...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2007
Last comment by Olaf, on Jul 13, 2007 at 12:17 am | 5 comments | 3811 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Greens clash with neighbors over 'Hawthorn Park'

The city's growth pains reached an unexpected intensity Tuesday night as environmentalists in favor of dense housing clashed...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2007
Last comment by Kent Scharninghausen, on Nov 22, 2007 at 9:43 pm | 5 comments | 3808 Views

AROUND TOWN

Who is the hardest person on your list to shop for?

This week's "Voices Around Town" question asked, Who is the hardest person on your list to shop for? Here's some of the answers...

Original post made by Don Frances on Dec. 14, 2007
There are no comments yet. 3808 Views

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Last of a generation

Greetings.. Nothing here to do about old places in Mtn. View.. This is about the old originals of Mountain View. On November...

Original post made by Charlie Welch on Dec. 2, 2008
Last comment by Rachael Reeves, on Oct 24, 2009 at 2:40 am | 9 comments | 3808 Views

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Medical innovator Fogarty faces 80 with optimism

Surgeon, vintner and inventor with 150 patents to his name, Dr. Thomas Fogarty founded the Fogarty Institute for Innovation...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2014
Last comment by Mr Advisor, on Feb 24, 2014 at 6:19 am | 3 comments | 3803 Views

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Final push planned to clear TCE plume

A new effort to clean the last vestiges of an underground plume of toxic chemicals known as TCE from beneath an area of Mountain...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2007
Last comment by Matt Raschke, on Nov 28, 2007 at 9:42 pm | 1 comment | 3800 Views

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Group seeks to stem Caltrain 'death spiral'

More than 200 Friends of Caltrain met on Saturday (Jan. 29) to find ways to keep the Peninsula railway from going into what...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2011
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Feb 5, 2011 at 9:19 pm | 31 comments | 3800 Views

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Parking and traffic get spotlight in "Civility Roundtable"

Parking and traffic are the focus of conflict on a regular basis in City Council meetings, but rarely does anyone ever sit...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2014
Last comment by CommonSense, on Apr 6, 2014 at 9:54 pm | 1 comment | 3800 Views

OTHER ISSUES

SOFIA comes to Moffett

Local residents wondered what an enormous jumbo jet was doing flying so low over Mountain View on Monday, trailed by an FA-18...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2008
Last comment by David, on Jan 19, 2008 at 2:37 pm | 1 comment | 3798 Views

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Four more arrested in connection to arson fire

The Mountain View Police Department arrested four more juveniles in its ongoing investigation of the drug- and alcohol-fueled...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2014
Last comment by Their Neighbour, on May 2, 2014 at 12:19 pm | 10 comments | 3798 Views
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