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AROUND TOWN

Department heads showed commitment to city

Kathy Farrar came up through the ranks of Mountain View city government starting as a 20-year-old clerk in 1971. Karen Burnett...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2010
Last comment by NedFredFiona, on Feb 11, 2010 at 10:39 am | 5 comments | 1885 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Reports: High-speed rail to start in Central Valley

Construction of California's controversial high-speed rail project will likely begin in the Central Valley thanks to a $902...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2010
Last comment by Alfred, on Nov 3, 2010 at 9:01 am | 6 comments | 1884 Views

ELECTIONS

Kasperzak, Inks named mayor, vice mayor

The City Council's senior member, Mike Kasperzak, took the center of the council dais Tuesday after his colleagues followed...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2012
Last comment by The Him, on Jan 5, 2012 at 3:41 pm | 3 comments | 1884 Views

AROUND TOWN

New details in pedestrian death on California Street

Police have released more information on the California Street accident that killed an Illinois man on Sept. 15. Read the...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2012
Last comment by i love you joshua, on Oct 13, 2012 at 8:37 pm | 9 comments | 1884 Views

AROUND TOWN

Megachurch outgrows its Mountain View home

Sunday morning is the busiest time of the week on Leghorn Avenue, when Christians from far and wide pour into every crevice...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by Edward, on Sep 16, 2009 at 7:39 pm | 10 comments | 1883 Views

AROUND TOWN

Winning lottery ticket still unclaimed

A winning California Lottery MEGA Millions ticket worth more than $150,000 remains unclaimed a month after it was purchased...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2009
Last comment by , on Dec 28, 2009 at 5:45 pm | 1 comment | 1883 Views

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Outlook 2010: more tough times

Most prognosticators will say that 2010 has to be better than its predecessor. Would the governor of California agree? Read...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2010
Last comment by Will Joseph, on Jan 13, 2010 at 11:42 pm | 3 comments | 1883 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Who should pick up Caltrain tab?

Santa Clara County needs to step up its Caltrain funding, but not without making San Mateo and San Francisco counties pay...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2010
Last comment by Alfred, on Jun 9, 2010 at 4:04 pm | 19 comments | 1883 Views

AROUND TOWN

Speeding up college transfers

Two bills, written to help streamline transfers from state community colleges to schools in the CSU system by requiring more...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Oct 11, 2010 at 5:42 pm | 2 comments | 1883 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Ex-con arrested in June killing of David Lewis

An ex-convict, Greg Elarms, 58, of Pittsburg, has been arrested in connection with the June fatal shooting of East Palo Alto...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2010
Last comment by derrick w, on Jan 2, 2011 at 11:03 pm | 2 comments | 1883 Views

AROUND TOWN

A colorful time at the library

Margaret Rickling, 4, works on a picture she's drawing at the Mountain View Library's recent "Family Fest" event. Photo by...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2013
Last comment by Library Supporter, on Aug 22, 2013 at 8:35 am | 1 comment | 1883 Views

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County poet laureate looks to you for muse

Santa Clara County's poet laureate is encouraging residents to participate in an exercise to create the first Santa Clara...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2009
Last comment by USA, on Apr 13, 2009 at 5:29 pm | 1 comment | 1882 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Steps taken to curb H1N1 as flu season nears

In line with school districts around the country, administrators of the Mountain View Whisman School District have released...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2009
Last comment by Ken, on Sep 15, 2009 at 5:17 pm | 4 comments | 1882 Views

AROUND TOWN

Storybook princess

Simona Poptelecan Konegen reads a story at Castro Elementary School's "Dia del Libro Festival" on Sunday, April 3. Konegen,...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2011
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Apr 8, 2011 at 4:14 pm | 2 comments | 1882 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council OKs townhouses without park space

A last-ditch effort failed to add park space to an isolated townhouse development before the City Council approved the 70-unit...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Sep 17, 2012 at 9:07 pm | 3 comments | 1882 Views

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El Camino Hospital owes taxpayers an explanation

Last week's <I>Voice</I></B> editorial, "Hospital acquisition raises questions," is spot on. The editorial asks some very...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2010
Last comment by We were warned, on Sep 4, 2010 at 12:17 pm | 1 comment | 1881 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 | 1881 Views

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Huff student a whiz at math

Huff Elementary School student Nitin Kumar claimed a trophy, $750 in cash and other prizes for his strong showing in the...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2012
Last comment by Nitin, on Apr 30, 2013 at 12:59 pm | 3 comments | 1881 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council approves Shoreline ticket policy

The City Council unanimously approved a new policy on Tuesday for distributing the 300 free concert tickets the city receives...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2009
Last comment by Concerned Sierra Club Member, on Apr 30, 2009 at 5:36 pm | 2 comments | 1880 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council gives up on Shoreline hotel

The city has abandoned its plan to build a hotel on a plot of land near the Shoreline Amphitheater, approving a 53-year,...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2011
Last comment by GDM, on Mar 26, 2011 at 12:08 pm | 7 comments | 1880 Views
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