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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Council narrowly approves pedestrian plan

The City Council approved Mountain View's first Pedestrian Master Plan on Tuesday. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=6536...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 22, 2013 at 3:28 pm | 26 comments | 1728 Views

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Celebrating with a snake

Jill Clapp and her class of preschoolers at St. Paul Child Development Center in Mountain View recently celebrated the 20th...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2013
Last comment by Sean, on Jun 3, 2013 at 10:19 pm | 11 comments | 1728 Views

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Hurled asphalt shatters patrol car's window

Authorities are looking for whoever threw a chunk of asphalt onto a California Highway Patrol car in Mountain View on Thursday,...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2009
Last comment by The Eye, on Dec 24, 2009 at 3:07 pm | 10 comments | 1727 Views

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Former city manager supports village concept for North Bayshore

As city manager in the early 1980s, Bruce Liedstrand helped lead efforts to transform the city's downtown and create a vision...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2012
Last comment by Ravindra Srinivas Rao, on Mar 27, 2013 at 9:17 am | 7 comments | 1727 Views

OTHER ISSUES

High speed rail slowdown: Report rejected

The California High-Speed Rail Authority board last week rescinded its approval of an environmental impact report on a section...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2009
Last comment by Leonard Okoth, on Jan 20, 2010 at 10:06 pm | 20 comments | 1726 Views

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One woman's indelible mark on Silicon Valley

It can be argued that NASA Ames Research Center and Moffett Federal Airfield would not exist if it weren't for the vision...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2013
Last comment by David, on Aug 2, 2013 at 4:17 pm | 1 comment | 1726 Views

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Irene Sharp Concert at CSMA on June 25 (NOT June 22)!

The concert with Irene Sharp (Cello) and Steven Lightburn (piano) is on Thursday, June 25 at 7 pm at the Community School...

Original post made by csma on Jun. 16, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1725 Views

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El Camino Hospital to lay off 140

El Camino Hospital announced on Aug. 12 that it will be laying off about 140 full- and part-time employees. Read the full...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2010
Last comment by Left In Tact, on Sep 3, 2010 at 9:15 pm | 1 comment | 1725 Views

OTHER ISSUES

No jail time for hit-and-run driver

The driver in a hit-and-run accident that killed a man in downtown Mountain View avoided jail time when she was sentenced...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2011
Last comment by don'tworrybeehappy, on Jul 20, 2011 at 5:11 pm | 25 comments | 1725 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain to buy new cars to ease commute crowding

Caltrain officials announced Thursday plans to purchase 16 surplus Metrolink rail cars that will be used to extend train...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2014
Last comment by Larry Morris, on Nov 12, 2014 at 2:11 pm | 3 comments | 1725 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Laid-off workers turn to nursing

At the medical and nursing assistant classes run by the Mountain View-Los Altos Adult School, the impact of the recession...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2010
Last comment by Mary K, on Apr 28, 2010 at 6:41 pm | 4 comments | 1724 Views

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Foothill College cuts radio, work programs

Foothill College will discontinue several programs this fall quarter due to $2.3 million in budget cuts that took effect...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2012
Last comment by Nick V, on Jul 12, 2012 at 5:31 pm | 15 comments | 1724 Views

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Fire Department has new battalion chief

The Mountain View Fire Department has a new battalion chief in Cliff Del Carlo, a 27-year veteran of the department. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2009
Last comment by Joe, on Jul 3, 2009 at 12:01 am | 4 comments | 1723 Views

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Twi-hards come out for 'New Moon'

Across the country last week, die-hard fans of the vampire saga "Twilight" flocked to theaters for the latest installment...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2009
Last comment by Joe Schmoe, on Nov 30, 2009 at 3:01 pm | 7 comments | 1723 Views

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Rail authority lags in response to state auditor's report

Six months after State Auditor Elaine Howle released a scathing report about California's proposed high-speed rail project,...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2010
Last comment by steve, on Oct 25, 2010 at 4:04 pm | 3 comments | 1723 Views

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A cool treat

Kelsey Petersen, left, and Alina Legai battle the heat with ice cream. The two 16-year-olds, both students at Mountain View...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2012
Last comment by Martin Carmelita, on Oct 5, 2012 at 11:02 am | 1 comment | 1722 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district gets specific in English learners plan

Officials with the local elementary and middle school district are making a series of changes aimed at improving their program...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2012
Last comment by School Parent, on Nov 13, 2012 at 12:15 am | 3 comments | 1722 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council compromises on housing fees

Facing an unprecedented demand for more affordable housing in Mountain View, City Council members voted Tuesday to increase...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2012
Last comment by Scott Lamb, on Dec 17, 2012 at 12:36 pm | 11 comments | 1722 Views

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Top managers in Mountain View, Santa Clara earn top dollar compared to peers in larger San Jose

See today's August 8, 2010 article on how overpaid out city employees are: http://www.mercurynews.com/breaking-news/ci_15688525?nclick_check=1 ...

Original post made by Observer on Aug. 8, 2010
Last comment by "Just Think About It", on Aug 14, 2010 at 9:05 am | 8 comments | 1721 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

College district refinances bond

The local community college district is refinancing, ensuring those who own property within the district will pay lower rates...

Original post made on May. 16, 2012
Last comment by Dr. Collateral, on May 16, 2012 at 2:15 pm | 2 comments | 1720 Views
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