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Join the Group to Preserve the Historic Grant Road Open Space!

If you have a Facebook, then please join the group dedicated to preserving this century-old extremely historic open space! http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=59032572947&ref=n...

Original post made by Daniel Mart on Mar. 21, 2009
Last comment by Daniel Mart, on Mar 30, 2009 at 10:50 pm | 42 comments | 3073 Views

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Gas leak triggers evacuation in Mountain View

PG&E has stopped a gas leak that evacuated several businesses along a Mountain View street Tuesday evening, officials said. ...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2013
Last comment by Scott Lamb, on Aug 2, 2013 at 3:55 pm | 13 comments | 3073 Views

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The storied career of Sally Lieber

It's arguable that Mountain View has never given rise to a more improbable political success story than that of Sally Lieber,...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2009
Last comment by Jojhn Coyle, on Jul 7, 2011 at 2:28 pm | 15 comments | 3072 Views

ELECTIONS

Modest spending in school board race

So far, campaign spending is low this year for candidates seeking a seat on Mountain View Whisman School District. Not only...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2014
Last comment by SVTA Robo-Calls, on Oct 25, 2014 at 10:43 pm | 4 comments | 3071 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bike-pedestrian upgrades coming to a street near you

A slew of upgrades around town for bicyclists and pedestrians are in the newly approved city budget, thanks to the efforts...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2013
Last comment by Donald, on Jul 10, 2013 at 9:50 pm | 27 comments | 3069 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Better safe than sorry on immigration

The disclosure in last week's <I>Voice</I></B> that when making an arrest, in most cases Mountain View police officers do...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2008
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Aug 3, 2008 at 11:50 pm | 5 comments | 3068 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City budget relatively painless this year

If the city's unions can agree this week to trim compensation hikes next year by $500,000 it appears that the city will enjoy...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Jun 12, 2011 at 10:15 pm | 2 comments | 3067 Views

MOVIES

Let my people 'Whoa!'

Ever since the 2004 megahit "The Passion of the Christ," Hollywood has been open-minded to faith-based entertainment, and...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2014
There are no comments yet. 3067 Views

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City wins grant to launch nine bike-sharing stations

By early fall Mountain View will join the ranks of such cities as Paris, Barcelona and London in having its own bike-sharing...

Original post made on May. 10, 2012
Last comment by Donald, on May 14, 2012 at 5:50 pm | 29 comments | 3066 Views

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VTA looks to improve service to Levi's Stadium

The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority is assessing ways to improve carrying fans to Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2014
Last comment by 9ers fan, on Aug 7, 2014 at 8:20 pm | 7 comments | 3066 Views

ELECTIONS

No on Proposition 8 rally attracts crowd

Several hundred opponents of Proposition 8 rallied outside Mountain View City Hall Saturday, many dressed up as brides and...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2008
Last comment by Disagree, on Feb 8, 2009 at 4:03 pm | 12 comments | 3065 Views

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Developer sues city for denying permits

The former owner of a large Evandale Avenue apartment complex has filed a lawsuit against the city that claims he lost as...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2011
Last comment by Agree, on Jun 7, 2011 at 2:48 pm | 9 comments | 3065 Views

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'Confusion' surrounding online education policy at MVHS

Recent statements by Mountain View High School's principal questioning the value of online courses have highlighted tensions...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2014
Last comment by vkmo, on Mar 19, 2014 at 12:37 pm | 4 comments | 3065 Views

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Google execs' new toy: a fighter jet?

According to Federal Aviation Administration records, Google executives have purchased a small fighter jet. Some witnesses...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2008
Last comment by Fred, on Oct 27, 2008 at 7:36 pm | 1 comment | 3064 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Ghysels takes job with County Office of Education

Maurice Ghysels, the superintendent of the Mountain View Whisman School District, is leaving to become the chief schools...

Original post made on May. 12, 2010
Last comment by Sid, on May 13, 2010 at 6:56 am | 11 comments | 3064 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Starting the school year off right

Showing that they have learned a lesson, the Mountain View Whisman school board has adopted a new policy on nepotism to prohibit...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2010
Last comment by Observer, on Sep 8, 2010 at 5:02 pm | 3 comments | 3064 Views

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Cold snap to hit Peninsula

Higher-than-normal temperatures over Thanksgiving Day will end this week as a cold snap heading for the Bay Area is expected...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2013
Last comment by Jean, on Dec 2, 2013 at 2:48 pm | 1 comment | 3064 Views

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Report: city should consider ownership of Hangar One

Demolish it or give it to some other government agency, that's the conclusion of a new report from the NASA Office of the...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2011
Last comment by Mustafa Deniz Yıldırım, on Sep 20, 2011 at 3:00 pm | 34 comments | 3063 Views

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Taqueria La Bamba burglarized

Around $3,500 to $4,000 was stolen from Taqueria La Bamba in a burglary in the early hours of Feb. 28, police said. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2012
Last comment by Observer, on Mar 5, 2012 at 2:52 pm | 19 comments | 3062 Views

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Google closing in on Mayfield site

The structure that once housed the region's first indoor mall looks as if it will be leased by Google in a move that suggest...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2013
Last comment by To Tom B, on Jan 15, 2014 at 2:33 am | 17 comments | 3059 Views
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