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Suspect released, another avoids arrest in shooting of Jeff Johnson

Police say at least some of their case against three young men in the shooting death of 20-year-old Mountain View resident...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2008
Last comment by annonyms, on Jan 11, 2011 at 4:34 pm | 5 comments | 3196 Views

OTHER ISSUES

New gang unit ready to go

The Mountain View Police Department and local counselors recently joined forces to quell gang violence with a new, collaborative...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2008
Last comment by Ned, on Aug 9, 2008 at 9:08 am | 1 comment | 3195 Views

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Developer threatens lawsuit against city

The city of Mountain View is bracing for a lawsuit from developer John Mozart after his lawyers sent a letter in October...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2009
Last comment by Jared, on Aug 2, 2010 at 2:51 pm | 19 comments | 3192 Views

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Google backing Earth, Air & Space Collaboratory at Moffett

An ambitious plan for a museum and collaborative educational space at Moffett Field is taking shape, thanks to Google's lease...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2014
Last comment by Garrett, on Nov 11, 2014 at 1:47 pm | 1 comment | 3192 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Clark, McAlister to lead City Council in 2014

Second-year council members Chris Clark and John McAlister were named Mountain View's mayor and vice mayor in unanimous City...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2014
Last comment by Liz, on Jan 8, 2014 at 5:12 pm | 3 comments | 3191 Views

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New 99 Ranch to open on Grant Road

An entirely different kind of supermarket is set to take up residence where the old Nob Hill used to be at the newly renovated...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2008
Last comment by JNN, on Dec 1, 2008 at 8:03 pm | 3 comments | 3189 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Nonprofit aims to bring laundry, shower services to homeless

People who are homeless in Palo Alto and East Palo Alto could soon have free showers and laundry services through a new initiative...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2015
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 20, 2015 at 6:53 pm | 3 comments | 3189 Views

ELECTIONS

Why our county hospital is worth saving

I'm very concerned about the future of our outstanding county hospital, Valley Medical Center. If you have good health insurance,...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2008
Last comment by we could all be there sometime, on Oct 24, 2008 at 7:50 pm | 1 comment | 3188 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New school boundaries in store for MV Whisman?

Mountain View Whisman School District officials are considering changing the attendance boundaries of three local elementary...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2011
Last comment by Castro community, on Nov 27, 2011 at 10:17 pm | 31 comments | 3187 Views

RESTAURANTS

Food trucks get green light

The city's 57-year-old food truck ordinance got a revamp Tuesday night, ending an unwritten agreement that had been keeping...

Original post made on May. 30, 2013
Last comment by Rodger, on Jun 1, 2013 at 11:29 am | 9 comments | 3187 Views

RESTAURANTS

State sets new water restrictions for urban areas

California's State Water Resources Control Board voted unanimously Tuesday to impose new mandatory restrictions on urban...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2015
Last comment by Conservative, on Mar 31, 2015 at 6:21 am | 16 comments | 3187 Views

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He's our guy!

For his work covering the Virginia Tech shooting last year, former Mountain View High School student Jose Vargas has won...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2008
Last comment by Judie Block, on Apr 12, 2008 at 9:53 am | 1 comment | 3186 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Military families talk toxic contamination with EPA

Military families living on and around a toxic groundwater plume at Moffett Field aired their concerns Monday about toxic...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2013
Last comment by Prop 65, on Apr 19, 2013 at 5:57 pm | 2 comments | 3186 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Proposed El Camino bus lanes won't work

I oppose the recent vote of the City Council to endorse the plan for dedicated bus lanes on El Camino Real (ECR) and am calling...

Original post made on May. 15, 2015
Last comment by action now, on Jun 26, 2015 at 2:16 pm | 100 comments | 3184 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Unwritten law for violent immigrants

The recent tragedy in San Francisco, when a father and his two sons were gunned down in cold blood, allegedly by an undocumented...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2008
Last comment by Don Frances, on Jul 29, 2008 at 8:41 pm | 17 comments | 3181 Views

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Two storms heading to Bay Area

Drivers should plan for a wet commute on Thursday morning, as another dose of much-needed rain is expected to hit the Bay...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2014
Last comment by tommygee54, on Feb 5, 2014 at 6:27 pm | 5 comments | 3180 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caring for the caregivers

Caregivers who need to stretch their legs and talk about their challenges have a new outlet. The Meet and Move program, founded...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2015
Last comment by Help forAlz, on Feb 8, 2015 at 8:57 am | 1 comment | 3179 Views

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Traffic Circle Barriers

Has anyone seen the ugly rubber traffic circle at the intersection of Rose Avenue and Fordham Way in Mountain View? It is...

Original post made by southbay reader on Feb. 14, 2008
Last comment by The Dude, on Feb 15, 2008 at 3:22 pm | 1 comment | 3177 Views

RESTAURANTS

The Persian version

Best Bite is an easy restaurant to miss — and perhaps initially to misjudge. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=6444...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by A. Reader, on Oct 29, 2010 at 1:15 pm | 5 comments | 3175 Views

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$300-million Open Space bond wins approval

The Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District board of directors unanimously approved a $300-million bond measure Wednesday...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2014
Last comment by Jay Park, on Feb 27, 2014 at 8:12 pm | 2 comments | 3175 Views
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