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OTHER ISSUES

MV police seek military gear

Police in Ferguson, Missouri, last month were criticized for being armed to the teeth when responding to protests and riots....

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2014
Last comment by MRAPs now!, on Sep 22, 2014 at 8:59 pm | 11 comments | 2932 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bike to school, win a prize

Mountain View High School students who rode their bikes to school last week were surprised when they received Cliff bars,...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2008
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Sep 3, 2008 at 11:11 am | 4 comments | 2930 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council: Voters won't decide on carbon goals

A wide-ranging City Council meeting Tuesday included discussions on global warming, office developments and Rengstorff Park,...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2008
Last comment by USA! USA!, on Jul 11, 2008 at 9:22 pm | 3 comments | 2928 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Google manager joins school board

With the local elementary school district facing steep budget cuts, last week its board of trustees appointed a local parent...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2008
Last comment by Teacher, on Mar 10, 2008 at 8:35 pm | 9 comments | 2927 Views

RESTAURANTS

Plenty of polish

Gravity, the new wine bar and bistro on Emerson Street in Palo Alto, is impressive for many reasons. The interior is sleek...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2011
Last comment by A. Reader, on Mar 18, 2011 at 3:19 am | 1 comment | 2927 Views

OTHER ISSUES

LinkedIn to hold job preparation clinic for homeless

LinkedIn is hosting around 75 homeless clients of InnVision Shelter Network in a job preparation clinic at its Mountain...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2014
Last comment by Konrad M. Sosnow, on Jul 19, 2014 at 12:42 pm | 3 comments | 2927 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Voice makes push for mail delivery

In an effort to reduce our carbon footprint and eliminate use of the ubiquitous blue plastic bags, the <i>Voice</i> is beginning...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2008
Last comment by Liz, on Sep 23, 2008 at 12:46 am | 9 comments | 2921 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hopes resurrected for grocery store

The City Council indicated Tuesday that a city-owned parking lot downtown could be the site of a long-sought grocery store,...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2008
Last comment by Garrett, on Oct 12, 2008 at 11:21 am | 7 comments | 2920 Views

AROUND TOWN

Plastic bag ban starts Monday

Shoppers take note: Mountain View's ban on plastic grocery bags begins on Earth Day, Monday, April 22. Read the full...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2013
Last comment by Anonymous, on May 6, 2013 at 7:38 pm | 7 comments | 2919 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fate of Immigrant House awaits community discussion

This spring residents will be asked to weigh in on the design of a new park on a 1.2-acre parcel at 771 North Rengstorff...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2015
Last comment by Kathy Hall, on Jan 14, 2015 at 4:21 pm | 4 comments | 2918 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View's fire chief stepping down

Mountain View's top fire official, who ushered in greater cooperation among the hodgepodge of South Bay emergency agencies,...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2015
Last comment by Disagree COMPLETLY, on May 21, 2015 at 3:34 pm | 6 comments | 2918 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New hurdle for disabled students

New state regulations are making it harder for a handful of local high school students to graduate with a diploma this spring. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2008
Last comment by Cynthia, on Apr 3, 2008 at 5:36 pm | 1 comment | 2917 Views

AROUND TOWN

DeeDee's moves to Santa Clara

After getting the boot last December to make way for a housing project, the owners of DeeDee's spent thousands on city permits...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2008
Last comment by Alex, on Sep 15, 2008 at 2:34 pm | 2 comments | 2916 Views

ELECTIONS

Gay rights protestors block Stanford road

A coalition of gay rights advocates protesting today's state Supreme Court ruling upholding Proposition 8 announced a civil-disobedience...

Original post made on May. 26, 2009
Last comment by Ed, on Jun 1, 2009 at 5:18 pm | 25 comments | 2916 Views

AROUND TOWN

Walking away from your sick-bed

Being stuck in a hospital bed can wreak havoc on the body, weakening and atrophying muscles, and causing long-lasting problems....

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2014
Last comment by anon, on Dec 10, 2014 at 4:41 pm | 1 comment | 2916 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Reps: High-speed rail should end in San Jose, link to speedy Caltrain

Saying that government funding for California's High-Speed Rail program will be "severely limited ... for the foreseeable...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2011
Last comment by Rodger, on Apr 21, 2011 at 9:40 am | 18 comments | 2915 Views

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Navy to announce Hangar One's fate within days

The Navy is putting the "finishing touches" on a report evaluating options for Moffett Field's Hangar One, home of the USS...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2008
Last comment by Devon, on Jul 31, 2008 at 9:52 am | 3 comments | 2914 Views

AROUND TOWN

Here comes the sun

Work has begun on a solar power system that will generate at least 25 percent of the power consumed by both Mountain View...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2010
Last comment by A Student, on Dec 19, 2010 at 11:18 pm | 17 comments | 2914 Views

OTHER ISSUES

65 more homes coming to Evelyn Avenue

The City Council unanimously approved another large housing project along Evelyn Avenue on Tuesday, replacing a slew of auto...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2010
Last comment by Daniel t., on Aug 17, 2011 at 3:49 pm | 3 comments | 2914 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stevens Creek Trail extension open today

The Stevens Creek Trail extension south of El Camino Real is now open, including a bridge over the creek at Sleeper Avenue. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2009
Last comment by jb, on May 10, 2009 at 2:07 pm | 24 comments | 2909 Views
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