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ELECTIONS

Tom Means retires from the City Council

City Council member Tom Means is wrapping up a term in office in which he applied his unique brand of libertarian idealism...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 4, 2013 at 4:36 pm | 4 comments | 3825 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Elementary school district to drop Title I

The Mountain View Whisman School District has decided not to accept Title I federal funding next year. Taking the money would...

Original post made on May. 12, 2011
Last comment by Sarah Krajewski, on May 19, 2011 at 12:02 pm | 17 comments | 3824 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bay Area home prices, sales on the rise

The average price of a home in the Bay Area is up again on a year over year basis, data released today by property information...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2015
Last comment by Jens, on Jan 21, 2015 at 4:18 pm | 5 comments | 3824 Views

OTHER ISSUES

MV teen arrested in kidnapping incident

A 19-year-old Mountain View man was arrested last week after he allegedly refused to let his girlfriend out of his car and...

Original post made on May. 28, 2015
Last comment by Paul Neumeister, on May 28, 2015 at 4:50 pm | 5 comments | 3824 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Breathalyzers a prom night tradition

Mountain View and Los Altos high schools are both holding their prom dances this Saturday night. And along with fancy dresses,...

Original post made on May. 19, 2008
Last comment by Liz, on May 19, 2008 at 1:38 pm | 1 comment | 3823 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police hope to control July 4 gridlock

The Fourth of July fireworks display at Shoreline has become a Mountain View tradition. Unfortunately, so has post-fireworks...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2008
Last comment by GJ, on Jun 28, 2008 at 1:23 pm | 4 comments | 3823 Views

AROUND TOWN

Novel communication

At age 8, Joshua Smith already knows he wants to be an artist when he grows up. And with 19 published books and his own business...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2008
Last comment by Thomas Skousen, on Aug 7, 2008 at 4:02 pm | 3 comments | 3823 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bike to Work Day a hit, organizers say

The 14th Annual Bike to Work Day resulted in an "amazing turnout," organizers said, including more than 600 bikers at the...

Original post made on May. 23, 2008
Last comment by jeff, on May 23, 2008 at 6:27 am | 1 comment | 3822 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Re-imagining hot lunch

Most people don't have fond memories of school lunches, but the Mountain View Whisman School District is taking steps to...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2014
Last comment by Ellen Wheeler, on Jul 2, 2014 at 12:30 am | 6 comments | 3819 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Up ship!

On Monday, Airship Ventures, Inc. let this reporter bring along his grandfather during a media tour on the 246-foot Zeppelin...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2008
Last comment by Garrett, on Nov 2, 2008 at 6:58 pm | 3 comments | 3819 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council member wowed by ride in Google's fighter jet

City Council members in Google's hometown may be paid only $500 a month by the city, but Mountain View council member John...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2012
Last comment by Bruno, on Jan 20, 2012 at 3:22 pm | 30 comments | 3818 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 | 3818 Views

ELECTIONS

Kingmakers step up in council race

In the last few weeks, Mountain View's nine candidates for City Council have been answering questions in the hopes of landing...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2008
Last comment by GSB, on Oct 6, 2008 at 12:02 pm | 2 comments | 3818 Views

AROUND TOWN

Crossings vote a reprieve for SnoZen

Residents in the Crossings neighborhood last week voted overwhelmingly to overturn a set of new rules and fines that some...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2015
Last comment by @veronika, on Jun 23, 2015 at 8:05 pm | 10 comments | 3816 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bike-pedestrian upgrades coming to a street near you

A slew of upgrades around town for bicyclists and pedestrians are in the newly approved city budget, thanks to the efforts...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2013
Last comment by Donald, on Jul 10, 2013 at 9:50 pm | 27 comments | 3815 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 3815 Views

ELECTIONS

VTA considers complete bus route overhaul

In an effort to increase bus ridership and prepare for an onslaught of commuters from new BART stations in Milpitas and San...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2016
Last comment by AC, on Apr 11, 2016 at 6:21 pm | 14 comments | 3814 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district could use general fund money for construction

In an ongoing effort to balance a volatile construction budget, administrators at the Mountain View Whisman School District...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2016
Last comment by ST parent, on Jun 16, 2016 at 9:36 am | 32 comments | 3813 Views

MOVIES

Letters to the Editor

<B>What's not to like about the Village?</b> Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2014/06/27/letters-to-the-editor...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2014
Last comment by Santa Clara, on Jul 5, 2014 at 5:55 pm | 52 comments | 3812 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Housing dealt setback in North Bayshore decision

Through last year's election and a string of subsequent policy decisions, Mountain View officials signaled they wanted to...

Original post made on May. 15, 2015
Last comment by hoffmanj@gmail.com, on May 19, 2015 at 11:30 am | 10 comments | 3811 Views
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