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AROUND TOWN

Septuagenarian robbed at Walmart

Two men snatched $350 from a 70-year-old Walmart customer's hand as he shopped on New Year's Eve at around 3:30 p.m. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2011
Last comment by "Just Think About It", on Jan 10, 2011 at 12:58 pm | 20 comments | 1635 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bee enthusiast upset over hive's removal

One Mountain View resident is upset that a beehive was removed from a tree on the 700 block of Independence Avenue. The bees...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2012
Last comment by man and van croydon, on Sep 13, 2012 at 1:18 am | 6 comments | 1635 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Opponents fight off Montessori preschool

The City Council voted 5-1 Tuesday to prevent a Montessori preschool from opening on El Monte Avenue after neighbors campaigned...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2010
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Feb 27, 2010 at 5:51 pm | 6 comments | 1634 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Time to make adjustments to Proposition 13

Research by a Menlo Park woman with a school-aged child, described in a story in last week's <I>Voice</I></B>, shows in great...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2010
Last comment by Bigger Picture, on Apr 4, 2010 at 2:48 pm | 7 comments | 1634 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City museum plan is history

City officials have received a letter from the Mountain View Historical Association that axes the city's plans to put a history...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2012
Last comment by Catherine, on Feb 2, 2012 at 5:03 pm | 10 comments | 1634 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fire station design ready, except for the art

The Mountain View City Council recently approved plans for a new Shoreline fire station, and all the design needs now is...

Original post made on May. 15, 2009
Last comment by Ellen Murray, on May 22, 2009 at 7:04 pm | 13 comments | 1633 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Arnold wants the world to come to Moffett Field

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, who has been touring Shanghai since last week in an effort to increase collaboration among Chinese...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by tommygee, on Sep 14, 2010 at 5:27 pm | 3 comments | 1633 Views

AROUND TOWN

VTA meets to discuss service cuts

The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority will hold a meeting at City Hall Wednesday, Aug. 12 to gather input on proposed...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2009
Last comment by Mike Zelinski, on Aug 13, 2009 at 12:42 pm | 1 comment | 1632 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Learning to stretch a dollar in Kenya and Haiti

Indoor plumbing and electricity have been at the fore of Diana Chou's mind of late, and not because the recent Los Altos...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2010
Last comment by MVHS dad, on Aug 10, 2010 at 6:09 pm | 2 comments | 1632 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City begins to parse census data

In the past decade Mountain View's population has grown by 3,358 -- roughly 4.5 percent -- according to figures released...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2011
Last comment by Parent, on Mar 14, 2011 at 10:17 pm | 5 comments | 1632 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cubberley still an option for Foothill expansion

Faced with conflicting arguments and clashing priorities, Palo Alto officials defied dozens of citizens Monday night and...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2011
Last comment by Bruce Karney, on Jun 29, 2011 at 2:01 pm | 2 comments | 1632 Views

AROUND TOWN

Last council meeting for Duggan

March 22 marked Kevin Duggan's last Tuesday night in the council chambers as city manager of Mountain View, though you got...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2011
Last comment by Bravo!, on Mar 24, 2011 at 8:14 pm | 1 comment | 1631 Views

AROUND TOWN

Did they ever charge the Palo Alto road rager?

It seems to me that enough time has passed to get the warrant. If they charge him does that mean his name will be released?...

Original post made by George on May. 25, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1631 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man slaps woman in pool hall scuffle

A patron of California Billiards, a Mountain View pool hall, was arrested on July 4, after hitting an employee as she attempted...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2011
Last comment by chas, on Jul 7, 2011 at 1:42 pm | 10 comments | 1631 Views

AROUND TOWN

Couple hit with bottles in bar fight

A young man and woman were hit with bottles during a barroom brawl in downtown Mountain View early Saturday morning, police...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2011
Last comment by Huh?, on Aug 3, 2011 at 9:09 am | 41 comments | 1630 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local schools top last year's test scores

Mountain View schools scored better than the rest of the state on the California Standards Test, officials from both local...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2011
Last comment by Peter, on Aug 26, 2011 at 1:11 pm | 1 comment | 1630 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council OKs $2 million lot sale

In a move that may reduce parking for nearby businesses, the City Council voted to sell a city-owned parking lot on Tuesday...

Original post made on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by letsgetreal, on May 23, 2013 at 9:31 am | 17 comments | 1630 Views

AROUND TOWN

Plans to destroy Hangar One relics may be unnecessary

As a Navy contractor mobilizes to deconstruct much of Moffett Field's landmark Hangar One to remove contaminants, preservationists...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2010
Last comment by casualObserver, on Jul 16, 2010 at 11:45 pm | 5 comments | 1629 Views

AROUND TOWN

VIDEO: Voices Around Town

In the wake of the Japanese disaster, do you think nuclear power is a good idea in the United States? Read the full...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2011
Last comment by vkmo, on Mar 25, 2011 at 2:23 pm | 1 comment | 1629 Views

ELECTIONS

Hill, Lieber poised for November showdown

Jerry Hill and Sally Lieber cruised to victory at Tuesday's primary election and will now square off in November for a chance...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2012
Last comment by Don Wikey, on Jun 6, 2012 at 10:00 am | 1 comment | 1629 Views
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