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Man threatens bar-goers with knife

Police arrested a man Saturday after he allegedly pulled a knife at a bar in Mountain View and threatened to set fire to...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2015
Last comment by Walter, on Apr 3, 2015 at 2:33 pm | 3 comments | 3084 Views

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Empty lot on Minaret near Whisman??

Hey, Does anybody know what is the big empty lot on Minaret next to Central Park apartments near Whisman? Why are there...

Original post made by Tom on Mar. 3, 2008
Last comment by JM, on Sep 13, 2008 at 2:46 am | 4 comments | 3083 Views

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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 | 3083 Views

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Foothill reconsiders site for new center

The Foothill-De Anza Community College District's new community center may come to Mountain View after all, as trustees search...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2008
Last comment by Matt, on Mar 26, 2008 at 11:37 am | 1 comment | 3082 Views

OTHER ISSUES

VTA light rail train hits and kills pedestrian

A pedestrian was struck and killed by a VTA light rail train in Mountain View early this morning. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2008
Last comment by PA Resident, on Jul 21, 2008 at 11:00 am | 1 comment | 3082 Views

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Traffic plan: Council zeroes in on North Bayshore

A host of options for relieving traffic by Google headquarters were presented to the City Council Feb. 5, including new freeway...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2013
Last comment by Bayshore commuter, on Feb 20, 2013 at 9:09 am | 9 comments | 3082 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 | 3079 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 | 3079 Views

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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 | 3079 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

With PACT moving in, preschool looks for new home

The Mountain View Child Development Center -- a YMCA-run preschool for low-income families which has operated for 20 years...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2009
Last comment by eric, on Mar 11, 2009 at 2:01 pm | 23 comments | 3078 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council offers extension for Symantec development deal

Mountain View City Council members last week signaled they wouldn't scrap a development deal with Symantec for a new 100,000-square...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2015
Last comment by Correction, on Apr 9, 2015 at 12:41 am | 6 comments | 3078 Views

MOVIES

Review: 'John Carter'

In dire need of a cinematic sugar rush? Look no farther than Disney's blockbuster offering "John Carter," a fantasy extravaganza...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2012
Last comment by paulie, on Mar 9, 2012 at 8:27 pm | 1 comment | 3076 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 | 3076 Views

ELECTIONS

Dispute over human rights measure in Mountain View

When it comes to basic human rights, there's surely some fundamentals that most can agree on. For instance: Everyone has...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2015
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Jul 25, 2015 at 10:45 am | 35 comments | 3076 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Power Outage

Anyone know why a chunk of Mountain View was without power a few hours this evening? I had to reset my clocks when I got...

Original post made by David on Aug. 15, 2008
Last comment by Are you ready?, on Aug 19, 2008 at 2:03 pm | 3 comments | 3075 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hospital board needs lesson in transparency

Taxpayers in the El Camino Hospital District have to be disappointed in the secretive way CEO Ken Graham was terminated in...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2011
Last comment by Another Voter, on Apr 5, 2011 at 11:42 am | 3 comments | 3074 Views

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Police, fire respond to fistfight over backpack at Graham

What started as a scuffle over a backpack between two boys at Graham Middle School turned into a fistfight, with Mountain...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2010
Last comment by Parent, on Jun 15, 2010 at 4:56 pm | 33 comments | 3069 Views

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Calling all leap year babies

In celebration of the leap day this Friday, the Voice is writing a story about Mountain View residents with Feb. 29th birthdays....

Original post made by Casey Weiss on Feb. 28, 2008
Last comment by Dolly, on Mar 3, 2008 at 2:08 pm | 1 comment | 3067 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman: New algebra requirement not a problem

Local administrators say a new state ruling that requires all eighth graders to take Algebra I will not affect their previous...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2008
Last comment by Observer, on Jul 26, 2008 at 10:58 am | 1 comment | 3067 Views

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Local leaders: Race relations must improve

A week after police arrested three Mountain View High School students for alleged hate crimes, community leaders said the...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2008
Last comment by old friend, on Apr 24, 2009 at 2:22 pm | 18 comments | 3067 Views
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