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OTHER ISSUES

Better safe than sorry on immigration

The disclosure in last week's <I>Voice</I></B> that when making an arrest, in most cases Mountain View police officers do...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2008
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Aug 3, 2008 at 11:50 pm | 5 comments | 3520 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 | 3518 Views

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Council picks Showalter as mayor

Asked about the big issues facing Mountain View, the city's new mayor, Pat Showalter, doesn't need to ponder for long. It's...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2016
Last comment by @Gladys, on Jan 9, 2016 at 3:48 pm | 23 comments | 3518 Views

BOOKS

New book sheds light on city's earliest buildings

A new book by Mountain View historian Nick Perry gives a sense of place to the city's history, including an area that was...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2012
Last comment by GC, on Oct 28, 2012 at 10:15 pm | 2 comments | 3517 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 | 3516 Views

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Businesses: developer using fence to force land sale

The owners of several small businesses say a cyclone fence went up behind their properties the evening of May 10 with no...

Original post made on May. 20, 2012
Last comment by Monica, on May 23, 2012 at 1:56 am | 3 comments | 3516 Views

ELECTIONS

Politics of hate and ignorance

I cannot vote for him, he was in jail. 5years in the Hanoi Hilton, he could have been brain washed, he can never be commander...

Original post made by michael casey on Oct. 5, 2008
Last comment by michael casey, on Oct 5, 2008 at 9:31 am | 1 comment | 3516 Views

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Local teens, kids perform in Nutcracker

Children and teens from Mountain View and surrounding communities are performing in Western Ballet's Nutcracker this weekend...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2012
Last comment by Parent, on Dec 9, 2012 at 10:24 am | 2 comments | 3515 Views

ELECTIONS

Newcomer joins school board after tight race

With all the provisional ballots counted, school board candidate Greg Coladonato can finally claim victory over incumbent...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2014
Last comment by Rajan, on Nov 28, 2014 at 1:54 am | 5 comments | 3513 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman postpones parcel tax renewal

In a last-minute decision, the Mountain View Whisman School District's board agreed Thursday night to delay putting a parcel...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2016
Last comment by PACT parent, on Jan 26, 2016 at 9:50 am | 20 comments | 3512 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City officials want delay of medical pot ordinance

Mountain View may become the only city in the county to specifically allow medical marijuana dispensaries, and city officials...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2011
Last comment by PeaceLove, on Feb 23, 2011 at 3:11 pm | 25 comments | 3512 Views

BOOKS

Local Zen Master Talk and Book Signing on Saturday April 30th at 11 AM

Les is the abbot of the Kannon Do Zen Center on Rock Street in Mountain View. While studying and practicing Zen, he worked...

Original post made by Chi on Apr. 26, 2011
There are no comments yet. 3512 Views

OTHER ISSUES

The Best of Mountain View 2009

For shoppers and diners in Mountain View, some business owners stand out among the crowd. These are the heroes. Read the...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2009
Last comment by Zeke, on Aug 30, 2009 at 10:03 am | 3 comments | 3511 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 | 3510 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A good year for the city budget

With Mountain View growing at an unprecedented rate, the city budget is projected to have a surplus for years to come, the...

Original post made on May. 1, 2014
Last comment by GDM, on May 1, 2014 at 4:09 pm | 3 comments | 3509 Views

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Police release sketch of attempted burglary suspect

Mountain View police have released a composite sketch of a man whom they believe attempted to break into a home on the 900...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2013
Last comment by Experienced, on Jun 18, 2013 at 10:06 am | 11 comments | 3509 Views

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Police: Mobile home death not murder

Although the exact cause is still unknown, the sudden death of a 42-year-old man at a Mountain View mobile home park has...

Original post made on May. 2, 2008
Last comment by Tom Clark, on May 2, 2008 at 1:57 pm | 1 comment | 3506 Views

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Tonight: OMVNA election heats up over Minton's project

Because of a controversial apartment development proposal, the normally quiet elections for the Old Mountain View Neighborhood...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2009
Last comment by @Special Agent Cert, on Dec 21, 2009 at 11:07 am | 51 comments | 3505 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Seventh Annual Choral Fest , May 19, 5-8 pm

Shoreline Amphitheatre at Mountain View, Los Altos-Mtn. View PTA Council, and Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA) will...

Original post made by csma on May. 2, 2008
There are no comments yet. 3504 Views

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High-speed rail activities to slow down on Peninsula

California's high-speed rail project will begin between the small city of Corcoran and the unincorporated community of Borden...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2010
Last comment by Tom Lustig, on Dec 3, 2010 at 4:13 pm | 1 comment | 3503 Views
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