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AROUND TOWN

Council OKs union wages for maintenance work

Workers who are contracted to maintain, repair, upgrade or demolish city structures are now going to be guaranteed prevailing...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2014
Last comment by @stop the trolls, on Oct 17, 2014 at 3:04 pm | 7 comments | 3855 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View is no Ferguson

For the 130 people gathering last week at the Mountain View Senior Center auditorium, there came a moment when you could...

Original post made on May. 1, 2015
Last comment by Gary, on May 2, 2015 at 11:51 am | 7 comments | 3855 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teen rockers on a roll

For a band called "Jaded," these boys seem to have a bright future. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=2883...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2008
Last comment by Mommy Bush, on Oct 6, 2008 at 3:20 pm | 2 comments | 3854 Views

SPORTS

It may be time to drop high school football

I read online that the first-year varsity football coach at Los Altos High School was let go after an 0-10 season. Mountain...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2012
Last comment by Look past your nose, on Jan 27, 2014 at 8:48 am | 10 comments | 3854 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local girl takes fifth at Soap Box Derby finals

Mountain View resident Alison Parman took fifth place among hundreds of drivers at the 2008 All American Soap Box Derby,...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2008
Last comment by neighbor, on Jul 29, 2008 at 6:04 pm | 1 comment | 3854 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google bike projects hinge on North Bayshore approvals

Google representatives hinted Monday night that some transportation-friendly projects envisioned for the North Bayshore would...

Original post made on May. 6, 2015
Last comment by Nah, on May 8, 2015 at 1:23 pm | 7 comments | 3854 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mountain View's youth are his beat

As local community leaders honored Marco Garcia for his work with Mountain View youth, he thanked many of them for never...

Original post made on May. 22, 2009
Last comment by Maria, on Dec 31, 2011 at 1:12 am | 4 comments | 3853 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sylas the subject of police hearing

A hearing was held last Friday to determine whether Sylas, the Hope Street husky which neighbors have dubbed the "wolf dog,"...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2008
Last comment by dan, on Oct 5, 2008 at 8:41 pm | 5 comments | 3853 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Reward raised to $10,000 in Merales murder

The City Council held an emergency meeting Wednesday evening to increase the reward for information leading to arrests for...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2008
Last comment by Lives downtown, on Mar 6, 2008 at 6:28 pm | 4 comments | 3851 Views

AROUND TOWN

Advocates call for more affordable housing

Mountain View has experienced a net loss of affordable housing over the past 20 years, according to resident Roy Hayter of...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2008
Last comment by AJ, on Jun 1, 2008 at 9:04 am | 1 comment | 3851 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Poll reveals MV Whisman voters support parcel tax increase

It would be a close call, but initial poll results show that residents in the Mountain View Whisman School District would...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2015
Last comment by Old Mtn View Parent, on Nov 2, 2015 at 8:37 pm | 31 comments | 3847 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Tenants make new push for rent control

Looking to keep pressure on city leaders, dozens of tenants rallied Sunday at Mountain View City Hall to promote rent stabilization...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2015
Last comment by iivvgg, on Nov 26, 2015 at 10:48 am | 35 comments | 3847 Views

ELECTIONS

Water district race heats up

Gary Kremen, a Silicon Valley entrepreneur and founder of the dating site Match.com, has entered the race for the Santa Clara...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2014
Last comment by Benica, on Aug 2, 2014 at 10:31 pm | 8 comments | 3847 Views

AROUND TOWN

MVPD's 'Cops & Gobblers' raising money for Thanksgiving

The Mountain View Police Department is asking for the community's help. They aren't looking for witnesses to a crime or...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2013
Last comment by Mountain View Police Departmen, on Nov 20, 2013 at 9:32 am | 5 comments | 3846 Views

AROUND TOWN

Snow comes to Mountain View

Santa came to town Monday night, as Mountain View held its annual holiday celebration with snow, carols and the ceremonial...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2014
Last comment by Jimmy, on Dec 11, 2014 at 6:45 am | 5 comments | 3846 Views

ELECTIONS

Ramirez enters race for City Council

In his quest to embrace local government, Ramirez is now stepping up to the main event. This week, he announced his candidacy...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2016
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Apr 6, 2016 at 8:08 am | 41 comments | 3846 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rat rods rule

In this Mountain View household, the practices of old school hot rodding are alive and well. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=697...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2008
Last comment by Nick E., on Jul 2, 2008 at 2:05 pm | 1 comment | 3845 Views

AROUND TOWN

Acrimonious meeting reveals traffic woes

Following two collisions that killed pedestrians on California Street this year, the Shoreline West Association of Neighbors...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2012
Last comment by Safe Driver, on Oct 24, 2012 at 9:25 am | 54 comments | 3845 Views

AROUND TOWN

Power outage affects 5,000-plus in MV

As many as many as 5,500 PG&E customers had their power knocked out in Mountain View this afternoon, a utility spokesman...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2013
Last comment by PhilC, on Nov 13, 2013 at 7:40 am | 4 comments | 3839 Views

AROUND TOWN

Quick-stop tamale shop

Roberto Luna affectionately calls the convenience store he manages on California Street and Mariposa Avenue "the little store."...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2013
Last comment by Ramon, on Apr 15, 2013 at 7:30 am | 14 comments | 3837 Views
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