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ELECTIONS

VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Plastic Bag Ban

Would you support a plastic bag ban in Mountain View or your city? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=5514...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2012
Last comment by Jim Neal, on May 12, 2012 at 10:59 pm | 6 comments | 1441 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district seeks approval of $198 million bond

Officials with the local elementary and middle school district are asking voters to approve a $198 million bond measure to...

Original post made on May. 15, 2012
Last comment by district insider, on May 16, 2012 at 1:08 am | 2 comments | 1441 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Breast-density notification bill signed into law

A bill authored by state Sen. Joe Simitian that would require physicians to notify women who have dense breast tissue of...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2012
Last comment by Stop the Madness, on Sep 25, 2012 at 12:50 pm | 1 comment | 1441 Views

OTHER ISSUES

IMMIGRATION & THE LEAKED MEMO: AN UNLIKELY SOLUTION

It has now been revealed that the USCIS, formerly known as the Immigration & Naturalization Service (INS), has indeed been...

Original post made by Immigration Lawyer on Aug. 10, 2010
Last comment by "Just Think About It", on Aug 14, 2010 at 9:14 am | 2 comments | 1440 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain weighs fare increases

Although weekend Caltrain service recently escaped the budget ax, at a public hearing on Sept. 2 the rail agency proposed...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2010
Last comment by GC, on Sep 6, 2010 at 11:51 am | 6 comments | 1440 Views

ELECTIONS

Former councilman Greg Perry a Republican, who knew?

All those years he was on the council we were sure he was a Democrat. Now it turns out, looking at www.city-data.com/elec2/10/elec-MOUNTAIN-VIEW-CA-10.html...

Original post made by Jes\' Sayin\' on Mar. 26, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1440 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mtn View man sought in attempted homicide

Police are looking for a man who they say nearly strangled his girlfriend to death during a domestic dispute in a Latham...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2009
Last comment by Lucretia, on Nov 15, 2009 at 3:52 pm | 11 comments | 1439 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Voice launches new online 'virtual edition'

A new enhanced digital version of the ==I Mountain View Voice== is now available for online readers, allowing them to flip...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2009
Last comment by Bee, on Nov 23, 2009 at 7:34 pm | 3 comments | 1439 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Menlo Park mom wonders: Who wins with Prop 13?

Menlo Park resident Jennifer Bestor had long heard many arguments for and against Proposition 13, passed in 1978 to control...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2010
Last comment by Bob Holmgren, on Apr 21, 2010 at 4:35 pm | 4 comments | 1439 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police arrest 167 on suspicion of DUI

Police in the Bay Area have arrested 167 drivers since Friday on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol or...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2010
Last comment by Papers Please, on Sep 8, 2010 at 7:26 am | 2 comments | 1439 Views

OTHER ISSUES

No luck yet finding new city manager

After interviewing three top candidates for city manager Tuesday afternoon, Mayor Jac Siegel said the City Council was not...

Original post made on May. 11, 2011
Last comment by Steve, on May 11, 2011 at 2:41 pm | 5 comments | 1439 Views

OTHER ISSUES

DA: Domestic violence led to 16 deaths in 2011

Sixteen people died as a result of domestic violence in Santa Clara County last year -- the highest number of deaths in nearly...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2012
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Feb 15, 2012 at 2:31 pm | 1 comment | 1439 Views

AROUND TOWN

If not Eiffel, why not a Castro Tower?

Great cities often have landmarks at important intersections. †It is both an expression of the city spirit and a visual compass...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2009
Last comment by eric, on Oct 4, 2009 at 12:07 am | 3 comments | 1438 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Like it or not, you still have a homeless problem

I was sorry to learn, from the article about 86-year-old homeless resident Jess Santana, that David Mace, a former colleague,...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2009
Last comment by Old Ben, on Dec 24, 2009 at 12:38 pm | 2 comments | 1437 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Analysts: Guv's goals appropriate, but unlikely

In his State of the State address Wednesday, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger discussed prisons and priorities while pushing a...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2010
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on Jan 7, 2010 at 11:32 pm | 1 comment | 1437 Views

AROUND TOWN

City could pull off a balanced budget

While the "Great Recession" has forced other cities to make painful budget cuts and run large deficits, it appears that Mountain...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2010
Last comment by Citizen, on Jun 15, 2010 at 9:07 am | 6 comments | 1437 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google's growth spurt good for MV

This year Google has been snapping up companies at a rate of more than one per month -- many of them Silicon Valley startups....

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2010
Last comment by James, on Sep 7, 2010 at 12:04 pm | 3 comments | 1437 Views

AROUND TOWN

A farm no more, houses spring up

The beloved pumpkin patch and farm on Grant Road is long gone and a new 53-unit housing development there is starting to...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2011
Last comment by Hardin, on Jan 7, 2011 at 11:31 am | 10 comments | 1437 Views

OTHER ISSUES

NASA seeks $32.8 million for Hangar One rehab

NASA is requesting $32.8 million to restore iconic Hangar One at Moffett Field, potentially ending a long battle over its...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2011
Last comment by Christine Taylor, on Feb 18, 2011 at 9:08 am | 1 comment | 1437 Views

AROUND TOWN

Robbed on a blind date

A 22-year-old San Jose man had a bad blind date in Mountain View on Tuesday, when a casual hook-up turned into a robbery...

Original post made on May. 29, 2013
Last comment by Ron MV, on May 30, 2013 at 3:17 pm | 8 comments | 1437 Views
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