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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 | 3620 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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 | 3614 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man hits officer after confronting Google employees

A Southern California man was arrested outside a Google office building last Monday after an argument with Google employees...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2014
Last comment by gotta be kidding, on Jul 21, 2014 at 9:16 pm | 10 comments | 3613 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 3611 Views

AROUND TOWN

CNPA awards

The Mountain View Voice was honored at a statewide journalism competition on Saturday with six first and second place awards....

Original post made on May. 4, 2014
Last comment by Waldo, on May 6, 2014 at 6:38 pm | 10 comments | 3608 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Parking at 100 Moffett Project

(Letter to the editor published in the 11/29/13 print edition) On Dec. 3, the City Council will consider final approval...

Original post made by Peter Spitzer on Nov. 29, 2013
Last comment by Peter Spitzer, on Dec 4, 2013 at 4:49 pm | 44 comments | 3605 Views

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Better late than never, Santa peddles in to kids' delight

Several hundred people, most of them young children, gathered in Mountain View's Civic Center Plaza on Monday night, waiting...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2007
Last comment by Don Frances, on Dec 7, 2007 at 10:53 am | 3 comments | 3604 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Testing and treating to reduce city's toxic vapor problem

Like toxic vapors coming out of the ground, health concerns about TCE are lingering in northeastern Mountain View. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2013
Last comment by Old Ben, on Mar 16, 2013 at 7:12 am | 5 comments | 3602 Views

ELECTIONS

Community college parcel tax falling short

With 54 of 271 precincts reporting, it appears that a majority of Peninsula voters are in favor of a proposed parcel tax...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2010
Last comment by jupiterk, on Nov 4, 2010 at 3:18 pm | 20 comments | 3601 Views

AROUND TOWN

High-speed rail hits speedbump in its Caltrain partnership

What was billed as a historic occasion for the California High-Speed Rail Authority and its Bay Area partners ended on an...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2013
Last comment by Cuesta Resident, on Mar 7, 2013 at 10:14 pm | 1 comment | 3598 Views

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 | 3596 Views

AROUND TOWN

Try this on for size

Tiffany Gush, owner of Empire Vintage Clothing in Mountain View, sat quietly on her new shop's floor wearing a bright shawl...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2014
Last comment by randy albin, on Aug 14, 2014 at 3:59 pm | 1 comment | 3594 Views

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They'll always have Paris

Looking for small cities that could inspire French "ecotowns" of the future, senior French official Jacques Attali has picked...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2007
Last comment by anon, on Nov 14, 2007 at 11:06 pm | 1 comment | 3593 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Preschool parents oppose cell tower atop church

Mountain View's First Presbyterian Church has proposed putting a cell phone tower inside a new steeple, but the parents of...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2010
Last comment by A. Reader, on Nov 29, 2010 at 5:54 pm | 66 comments | 3593 Views

SPORTS

Local skater's Olympic dreams

While sports fans gear up for this summer's Olympic Games in Beijing, Mountain View resident Katie Dano already has her heart...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2008
Last comment by Miss Ingalls, on Jul 30, 2008 at 3:46 pm | 4 comments | 3591 Views

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Tunneling under El Camino

Section by section, the Stevens Creek Trail is tunneling under El Camino Real as 4,000 cars an hour whiz by overhead. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2007
Last comment by Tristan Lawrence, on Sep 1, 2007 at 1:49 pm | 1 comment | 3590 Views

ELECTIONS

City says yes to phone tax expansion

The city's general fund is in slightly better shape with the passage of measure T on Tuesday, perhaps bucking a trend of...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2010
Last comment by localmom, on Nov 4, 2010 at 12:27 pm | 12 comments | 3587 Views

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Worker center gets reprieve

The Day Worker Center has been given an extra month in its current spot, giving its board members valuable time to continue...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2007
Last comment by Bernie Brightman, on Jul 21, 2007 at 9:53 am | 3 comments | 3585 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mayor won't join anti-gun violence coalition

Mountain View Mayor John Inks has declined a request to join a coalition of over 1,000 mayors across the country that want...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2013
Last comment by Greg David, on Sep 16, 2013 at 1:47 am | 10 comments | 3584 Views

ELECTIONS

Big war chests discouraged for council candidates

Candidates in this year's City Council election be warned: Go above the voluntary spending limit of $19,000 and many in Mountain...

Original post made on May. 17, 2008
Last comment by eric, on May 17, 2008 at 12:06 am | 1 comment | 3583 Views
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On Tour at Selective Schools: Chapman, La Verne, Redlands, Whittier
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