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ELECTIONS

Cities aim to thwart state's next money grab

Last year, legislators in Sacramento, facing a multi-billion-dollar budget shortfall, ordered California cities to cough...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2010
Last comment by Mike, on Jan 20, 2010 at 2:35 pm | 10 comments | 2610 Views

OTHER ISSUES

HOLIDAY FUND: Day Worker Center continues to grow despite challenges

Lorenzo Organista once led a platoon of men in the Mexican Army. Now, in Mountain View and nearby cities, he's a leader of...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2008
Last comment by Minuteman 7.62, on Sep 28, 2010 at 9:58 pm | 9 comments | 2609 Views

ELECTIONS

City puts broader phone tax on ballot

The City Council voted Tuesday to have voters decide whether the city should extend its phone tax to internet phone services...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by "Just Think About It", on Aug 28, 2010 at 10:37 am | 3 comments | 2609 Views

AROUND TOWN

St. Francis student shot to death in Oregon

A Mountain View teenager was shot and killed Monday outside his grandmother's home in Oregon, about 13 miles south of Portland....

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2012
Last comment by Andrew, on Jul 14, 2012 at 9:42 pm | 2 comments | 2609 Views

AROUND TOWN

Zeppelin airship headed for Mountain View

Airship Ventures' Zeppelin NT, a 246-foot-long airship, is scheduled to arrive at Moffett Field on Saturday afternoon after...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2008
Last comment by Betty, on Feb 19, 2009 at 7:45 am | 4 comments | 2608 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Meeting on high speed rail draws 200 residents

The city held its first-ever public meeting last week dedicated entirely to the subject of high speed rail, drawing 200 people...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2009
Last comment by Catherine, on Dec 21, 2009 at 2:46 pm | 27 comments | 2608 Views

AROUND TOWN

CSMA names new director

The new executive director of the Community School of Music and Arts is starting her new job today. Read the full story...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2013
Last comment by Music Lover, on Aug 8, 2013 at 9:44 am | 1 comment | 2608 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Possible housing deal for cops and firefighters

In order to better respond to emergencies and deepen connections with the community, the city may soon be using a homebuyer...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2008
Last comment by workingman, on Nov 5, 2008 at 8:23 am | 6 comments | 2607 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man stabbed, arrest made at Century 16

Police say a 25-year-old San Jose man was stabbed in the stomach and the heart Friday night as late-night movies were letting...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2009
Last comment by Person of interest., on Oct 20, 2009 at 2:40 pm | 32 comments | 2607 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google grilled about North Bayshore housing

On Tuesday night there was a tense exchange between council members and Google real estate director John Igoe about planning...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2014
Last comment by Jessica, on Sep 19, 2014 at 12:17 am | 3 comments | 2606 Views

AROUND TOWN

Apartment developer buys hotel, Western Appliance building

Prometheus Real Estate Group is becoming a familiar name in Mountain View's City Hall as it announces its second apartment...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2012
Last comment by Thomas, on Jun 29, 2014 at 2:10 pm | 11 comments | 2605 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Military kids alter district's plans

Now that many families with young children have moved into the 190 units of military housing at Moffett Field, their presence...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2008
Last comment by Ned, on Dec 16, 2008 at 9:19 am | 6 comments | 2604 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Early seasonal illnesses stoke swine flu fears

Parents with children in the Mountain View Whisman School District are expressing worries that some kids may already have...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2009
Last comment by Evan, on Nov 5, 2009 at 6:58 pm | 5 comments | 2604 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mrs. P deserved better

I am deeply saddened by the way Pat Polifrone has been treated. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=5259...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by Oh Please, on Jul 21, 2009 at 8:19 pm | 10 comments | 2603 Views

OTHER ISSUES

New heart care technology getting trial at El Camino

A new technology, intended to cut down on unnecessary, costly and potentially dangerous heart procedures, will begin trials...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by A. Reader, on Nov 20, 2010 at 12:32 am | 2 comments | 2603 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School test scores continue to climb

Officials from both of Mountain View's public school districts are hailing recently released state standardized testing data...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Sep 24, 2012 at 9:30 am | 5 comments | 2602 Views

AROUND TOWN

Whooping cough surged in 2013

California saw a spike in the number of reported cases of whooping cough last year, and Santa Clara County was hacking away...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2014
There are no comments yet. 2602 Views

AROUND TOWN

Free Community Arts Day at CSMA

Sunday, June 29, 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. Families with young children will enjoy this annual free event at the Community School...

Original post made by csma on May. 1, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2600 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New principal selected for PACT

The Mountain View Whisman School District has selected the first principal to run PACT — the popular parent participation...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2009
Last comment by Huff Parent, on Jul 9, 2009 at 9:16 pm | 41 comments | 2600 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Renewed outrage over Americana roof work

Residents of the Americana apartment complex say they have been asked to spend the Fourth of July weekend moving out of their...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2009
Last comment by Sanjit, on Jul 8, 2009 at 8:20 pm | 80 comments | 2600 Views
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