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ELECTIONS

Historic home may be razed for office building

City Council members put the fate of a historic downtown home into the hands of developer Roger Burnell on Tuesday night,...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2012
Last comment by Daniel DeBolt, on Jul 16, 2012 at 3:13 pm | 16 comments | 2081 Views

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Freeway express-lane project speeds ahead

Under a plan for State Highway 85 and U.S. Highway 101, carpool lanes will be converted into express toll lanes, allowing...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2009
Last comment by Rodger, on Apr 15, 2009 at 7:46 pm | 4 comments | 2079 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Passing grade for local schools

It isn't new test scores -- just a new way to read the old test scores. But according to new rankings released by the state,...

Original post made on May. 28, 2009
Last comment by cc, on Jun 17, 2009 at 4:27 pm | 4 comments | 2079 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Staring down the high speed train

A few weeks ago the contractor/developer for the proposed housing portion of Alma Plaza in Palo Alto announced that he had...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2009
Last comment by Rodger, on Aug 8, 2009 at 5:53 pm | 14 comments | 2079 Views

ELECTIONS

Patients plead to keep pot club open

The City Council came face to face with a half dozen medical marijuana users Tuesday who pleaded with the council to not...

Original post made on May. 12, 2010
Last comment by "Just Think About It", on Sep 14, 2010 at 8:57 pm | 9 comments | 2079 Views

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New hope for city's burrowing owls

Burrowing owls being driven close to extinction by development pressures may have a chance of survival under a new plan that...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2012
Last comment by kman, on Apr 9, 2012 at 3:36 pm | 8 comments | 2079 Views

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Firefighters deliver food, holiday cheer

Mountain View firefighters treated senior citizens to holiday meals on Tuesday, Dec. 11, at the Mountain View Senior Center...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2012
Last comment by Grandfather, on Dec 19, 2012 at 8:49 am | 5 comments | 2079 Views

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WELLS FARGO BANK SEIZES $1500 FROM IMMIGRANT FOR $25 DEBT

If you bank with Wells Fargo, I suggest that you check your online statements very carefully. Just over a year ago I helped...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Aug. 26, 2013
Last comment by Old Coot, on Aug 27, 2013 at 2:39 pm | 1 comment | 2078 Views

OTHER ISSUES

An Indo-American bank comes to Mountain View

Given the worldwide economic recession, this might seem like a strange time to open a bank. But Vinod Thukral and Jim Wall...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2009
Last comment by Black Power, on Feb 11, 2009 at 8:03 pm | 2 comments | 2077 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council considers major new goals, projects

The City Council looked at a slew of new goals and city projects in a study session Tuesday, April 19, including a re-examination...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2011
Last comment by M. G., on Apr 25, 2011 at 2:10 pm | 4 comments | 2077 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Burglary case leads to three arrests

Police arrested a man for allegedly burglarizing a CalMoto BMW dealership last month, which led to two subsequent arrests...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2014
There are no comments yet. 2077 Views

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Drought persists, despite Bay Area's rainy weather

Even with a few more days of scattered showers in the forecast this week, rain totals around the Bay Area are still well...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2014
Last comment by Clay Laom, on Mar 3, 2014 at 1:17 pm | 1 comment | 2074 Views

RESTAURANTS

No pizza needed

Italian restaurants in the greater Palo Alto area are as plentiful as apps on an iPhone. From Olive Garden to Quattro at...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2010
Last comment by shelley hansen, on May 13, 2010 at 10:21 am | 2 comments | 2073 Views

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Strings on the upswing

It takes all kinds for a ukulele jam. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=6369 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2010
Last comment by Joanna Snyder, on Oct 2, 2010 at 9:33 pm | 1 comment | 2073 Views

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Venture capitalists make lifetime philanthropy pledge

The six partners of the Menlo Park venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz will give a $1 million "group donation" to six...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2012
Last comment by Hardin, on Apr 30, 2012 at 10:29 pm | 3 comments | 2073 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Room to grow

When the Mountain View-based Community Health Awareness Council celebrated the grand opening of its new headquarters this...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2013
Last comment by Susan, on Dec 30, 2013 at 10:30 am | 1 comment | 2073 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools warn of looming job cuts

Administrators of both Mountain View school districts say that under Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's most recent budget proposal,...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2009
Last comment by J.Cooper, on Jan 31, 2009 at 9:28 am | 4 comments | 2072 Views

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Officials unveil plans for billion-dollar research hub

In what was billed as a "defining moment" for Silicon Valley, leaders from NASA Ames, local colleges and U.S. Congress trumpeted...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2009
Last comment by Ralph Otte, on Mar 18, 2009 at 4:08 pm | 5 comments | 2072 Views

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Officials: 25 pinched in Rengstorff Park cleanup

Police arrested 25 people in Rengstorff Park for gambling and drinking last year, city officials say, in efforts to rid the...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2009
Last comment by Enough!, on Mar 20, 2009 at 6:28 pm | 6 comments | 2071 Views

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Survey: Locals want first dibs at Senior Center

A survey of Mountain View seniors finds that, among other things, they want to be given priority over seniors coming from...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2009
Last comment by Andrew, on Mar 24, 2009 at 4:38 pm | 8 comments | 2071 Views
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