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AROUND TOWN

Wednesday: Sen. Hill holds online 'town hall'

State Sen. Jerry Hill, D-San Mateo, invites residents in his 13th Senate District to join an online "town hall" meeting from...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2014
Last comment by USA, on Feb 19, 2014 at 11:32 am | 3 comments | 3307 Views

ELECTIONS

High-speed rail chalks up legal win

Even as news spread of a fresh lawsuit against high-speed rail, the beleaguered rail authority announced the dismissal of...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2010
Last comment by Rail good, HSR bad, on Sep 29, 2010 at 1:43 pm | 9 comments | 3306 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Farewell, Teacher Nancy

Hundreds of parents and students celebrated "Teacher Nancy" during a retirement party recently, honoring her for her nearly...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2008
Last comment by Kristen Marenco, on Jun 13, 2008 at 7:48 am | 1 comment | 3304 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View judge Leslie Nichols retires

The only Mountain View resident to ever become a Superior Court judge retired last week, and 400 friends, family and colleagues...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by V. Swan, on Jun 12, 2009 at 4:57 am | 7 comments | 3299 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Walmart unveils big plans for solar

As President Barack Obama made his way to the Mountain View store this morning, Walmart leaders announced plans to double...

Original post made on May. 9, 2014
Last comment by OR, on May 9, 2014 at 1:03 pm | 2 comments | 3298 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Prop 93's demise pits Lieber against Kniss

Due to the failure of state Proposition 93, Mountain View's Sally Lieber says she will be stepping down from her state Assembly...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2008
Last comment by Enough!, on Feb 6, 2008 at 5:38 pm | 1 comment | 3297 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Breathing easier

A woman from Yuba City can finally breathe easy -- literally -- thanks to a relatively new procedure she underwent at El...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2013
Last comment by Barbara, on Aug 6, 2013 at 10:56 pm | 1 comment | 3297 Views

OTHER ISSUES

'Spare the Air Day' Saturday

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has designated tomorrow (Saturday, Sept. 7) a "Spare the Air Day." Read the...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2013
Last comment by Roman, on Sep 6, 2013 at 8:04 pm | 1 comment | 3296 Views

AROUND TOWN

Burglars try to steal washing machine

A pair of burglars apparently tried to steal a washing machine from the laundry room of an apartment complex at 134 W. Dana...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2013
Last comment by Andrew, on Sep 22, 2013 at 8:52 am | 5 comments | 3295 Views

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Town Square Posts

<B>What was Mountain View like in the old days? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=4074...

Original post made on May. 11, 2008
Last comment by Garrett, on May 11, 2008 at 5:25 pm | 1 comment | 3292 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Owner of condemned mobile home vows to fight

Residents and management at a Mountain View mobile home park expressed relief, resignation, anger and frustration -- in some...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2011
Last comment by Anonymous, on Apr 12, 2011 at 11:18 pm | 6 comments | 3289 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Valley job growth biggest since 'dotcom' boom

Last year's rebound in technology added the highest number of jobs to the Bay Area since the dotcom boom of the late 1990s,...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2013
Last comment by Janet L, on Feb 10, 2013 at 9:57 am | 7 comments | 3287 Views

AROUND TOWN

How green is my coffee

From Atari to Zilog, Silicon Valley companies have changed the face of technology. Duh. But what are the enduring innovations...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2008
Last comment by Tim Baber, on Apr 10, 2012 at 6:03 am | 5 comments | 3286 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Survey seeks public opinion on new affordable housing tax

Police officers might be getting sick from the mold in the police station, and the city's 1960s community center may be falling...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2011
Last comment by Garrett, on Dec 24, 2011 at 5:57 pm | 26 comments | 3286 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

No free lunch? Try Castro

A few local mothers beat the crowd and sit with their snacking toddlers on picnic benches at Castro Elementary School. Soon,...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2008
Last comment by eric, on Jul 25, 2008 at 10:47 am | 25 comments | 3285 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Measure G passes

The Mountain View Whisman School District's $198 million school bond, Measure G, has passed by a healthy margin -- garnering...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2012
Last comment by Neighbor, on Jun 11, 2012 at 8:41 pm | 31 comments | 3284 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hit-and-run driver sends 77-year-old woman to hospital

A woman in her late 70s was injured by a hit-and-run driver early this morning at the intersection of Rengstorff and San...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2013
Last comment by Where San Luis meets Rengstorff, on Oct 3, 2013 at 3:02 pm | 11 comments | 3284 Views

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The table will take your order now

California Roadhouse, the now-defunct bar and grill at 401 Castro Street, was going for an old-school image. But its replacement,...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2008
Last comment by Rachael, on Jul 30, 2008 at 7:31 pm | 18 comments | 3280 Views

SPORTS

Leagues abuzz over field fee

As it faces a $6 million budget deficit, Mountain View may soon start charging local sports leagues a fee for the use of...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2009
Last comment by Mr. DePortum, on Feb 9, 2009 at 7:18 am | 3 comments | 3279 Views

AROUND TOWN

What do you call a resident of Mountain View?

I appreciate that this forum is importantly focused on some serious issues relative to life in Mountain View and in appreciation...

Original post made by Jack Deaton on Jun. 25, 2009
Last comment by R.GORDON, on Jul 2, 2009 at 12:41 pm | 36 comments | 3278 Views
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