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City of Google

Google's presence in Mountain View is already unparalleled, with a reported two million square feet of office space in the...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2007
Last comment by steve, on Jul 27, 2007 at 3:29 pm | 8 comments | 5347 Views

AROUND TOWN

New Year's Eve revels on the Midpeninsula

Looking for somewhere to celebrate the end of 2012? Dances and concerts are planned for Midpeninsula revelers who want to...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2012
Last comment by Buck, on Dec 29, 2012 at 10:41 am | 1 comment | 5341 Views

AROUND TOWN

Former Mayor Rosemary Stasek has died

Former Mayor Rosemary Stasek, known locally as an exemplary public servant, passed away this morning in Afghanistan at age...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2009
Last comment by Jon Claerbout, on Apr 14, 2014 at 4:28 pm | 46 comments | 5340 Views

BOOKS

Time for Mountain View to read together

With the school year in full swing, the city is asking Mountain View students and their families to add just one more book...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2009
Last comment by Kathy, on Nov 9, 2009 at 7:33 pm | 1 comment | 5337 Views

AROUND TOWN

July Fourth chili competition to heat up Mitchell Park

On a summer afternoon calling for lemonade and Popsicles, Palo Alto's avid chili chefs will fire up their stoves, hover over...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2014
Last comment by Goldenslate, on Jul 8, 2014 at 5:13 pm | 1 comment | 5331 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google buys former home of the Pacific Press

Google's newest real estate purchase in Mountain View is not only home to a division of rival Microsoft, it is also one of...

Original post made on May. 26, 2011
Last comment by LivingOnThe Border, on Jun 2, 2011 at 5:19 pm | 12 comments | 5327 Views

SPORTS

Dream Mile fundraiser returns to Shoreline

Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=57...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2007
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jul 5, 2007 at 10:08 am | 2 comments | 5326 Views

BOOKS

Study: the downside of too much homework

A survey of more than 4,000 students from ten high-performing high schools showed that excessive homework produces unhealthy...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2015
There are no comments yet. 5322 Views

BOOKS

Lice are not nice — just ask Natalie

In between homework and soccer practice, Los Altos sixth grader Natalie Lillie has a busy month of book signings, presentations...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2009
Last comment by Jeanette, on Nov 24, 2009 at 5:24 pm | 1 comment | 5321 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

High school district to revise homework policy

Students feeling swamped with homework may be able to breathe a sigh of relief. The Mountain View-Los Altos Union High School...

Original post made on May. 29, 2015
Last comment by mvhs student, on Jun 1, 2015 at 9:40 am | 6 comments | 5319 Views

AROUND TOWN

Virgin eyes downtown MV site for hotel

Billionaire entrepreneur Richard Branson has gone into the hotel business, and he has set his sights on Mountain View, as...

Original post made on May. 16, 2014
Last comment by Hmm, on May 19, 2014 at 11:33 am | 10 comments | 5314 Views

AROUND TOWN

A transformed El Camino Real in the works

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2014
Last comment by Linda Curtis, on Feb 20, 2014 at 1:04 pm | 2 comments | 5312 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pulitzer Prize winner from MV outs his illegal status

Jose Vargas, former Mountain View High school student and top American journalist, has outed himself as an undocumented immigrant...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2011
Last comment by Hardin, on Jul 13, 2011 at 9:58 am | 84 comments | 5306 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board critiqued in scathing district audit

Mountain View Whisman School District officials plan to take a long, hard look at their own performance, following the release...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2016
Last comment by @ Otto Maddox, on Jan 19, 2016 at 9:44 am | 41 comments | 5302 Views

SPORTS

More owl trouble -- this time
for Shoreline ball field plan

After years of outcry from residents for more playing fields, the city is apparently moving full steam ahead on a 12-acre...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2008
Last comment by hannah, on Feb 15, 2008 at 10:30 am | 3 comments | 5302 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Stanford studies explore potency of flu vaccines

Where flu vaccines for men are concerned, with virility comes virulence, according to a new report released by Stanford. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2014
Last comment by Not biased against gender, on Jan 14, 2014 at 11:31 am | 2 comments | 5301 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hetch Hetchy housing standoff

Next Tuesday the City Council will finally decide on a development that has been the source of contentious debate over the...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2008
Last comment by eric, on Apr 23, 2008 at 3:34 pm | 18 comments | 5301 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A billion-dollar year for Silicon Valley foundation

A contribution worth $500 million from Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg helped propel the Silicon Valley Community...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2013
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on Oct 4, 2013 at 12:13 am | 2 comments | 5300 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Wealthy donor urgently needed to save Hangar One's windows

The community has little more than a week to raise between $575,000 and $1.2 million to save 4,638 unique corrugated windows...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2011
Last comment by SaveHangarOne_dot_org, on Feb 9, 2011 at 5:35 pm | 10 comments | 5299 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Nelson pushes for fire sprinklers

Just as he promised, a local school board trustee is continuing his push to get fire sprinklers installed throughout the...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2013
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Mar 17, 2013 at 1:25 pm | 6 comments | 5298 Views
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