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OTHER ISSUES

Local school is a 'hidden gem'

Though it is often discounted as one of the lowest performing local schools, Castro Elementary School is a "hidden gem" in...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2012
Last comment by saw-it-through-know-better-now, on Mar 1, 2013 at 10:09 am | 8 comments | 1246 Views

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Tropicana Lodge being demolished

The vacant Tropicana Lodge hotel was being turned into debris this morning to make way for a 162-unit apartment complex to...

Original post made on May. 22, 2013
Last comment by Flava Dave, on May 28, 2013 at 2:25 am | 11 comments | 1246 Views

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Pure business

It wasn't long ago that it was hard to imagine a store in nearly every neighborhood selling what was practically free: water. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2012
Last comment by Barbara Kyser, on Aug 13, 2012 at 1:20 pm | 3 comments | 1245 Views

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Neighbors express fears over toxic plume

In a meeting with residents of Mountain View's Wagon Wheel neighborhood on Sunday, EPA officials addressed fears about the...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2013
Last comment by Old Ben, on Mar 12, 2013 at 12:12 am | 3 comments | 1245 Views

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Speier introduces $1 billion Bay restoration bill

A bill to spend $1 billion over 10 years to restore and clean up San Francisco Bay has been introduced in Congress by U.S....

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2010
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on Apr 26, 2010 at 9:53 pm | 2 comments | 1244 Views

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Bay Area has most "mega commuters" in nation

Bay Area residents are more than four times more likely to be "mega commuters," according to a new report by the U.S. Census...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2013
Last comment by kristine, on Mar 7, 2013 at 3:43 pm | 5 comments | 1244 Views

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Former pro to coach MVHS varsity baseball team

The Mountain View High School varsity baseball team has a new coach. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=7200...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2013
Last comment by Zephaniah, on Jul 31, 2013 at 11:53 am | 2 comments | 1244 Views

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Santa Clara County voters may face tax question

Voters in Santa Clara County may be asked to approve a one-eighth-of-a-cent boost in the sales tax this November. The Board...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2012
Last comment by Kman, on Aug 9, 2012 at 4:45 pm | 12 comments | 1243 Views

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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. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2012
Last comment by Teresa, on Apr 13, 2013 at 12:27 pm | 2 comments | 1243 Views

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Bullis loses latest round in legal fight

The Los Altos School District appears to be the victor in the latest round of court decisions in its ongoing legal battle...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2012
Last comment by sighsighsigh, on Nov 29, 2012 at 10:02 pm | 26 comments | 1243 Views

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Two-alarm fire at U-Haul damages eight vehicles

Arson investigators are searching for the cause of a two-alarm fire last night at the U-Haul at 62 W. El Camino Real, a spokeswoman...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2011
Last comment by Mr. DePortum, on Jul 25, 2011 at 6:52 am | 9 comments | 1242 Views

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Hiveplex honey harvest

The second annual Google Hiveplex Honey Harvest was held on Oct. 6 at the Mountain View campus. Googlers from all over the...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2011
Last comment by Anna, on Oct 19, 2011 at 2:26 pm | 5 comments | 1242 Views

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NASA wants to dump Hangar One, airfield

It took little more than a day for local city officials and others concerned about Moffett Field's future to unite in opposition...

Original post made on May. 17, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on May 17, 2012 at 9:56 pm | 1 comment | 1242 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman eyes new school bond

Local elementary and middle school district officials are weighing whether to put a bond measure on the 2012 ballot, and...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2011
Last comment by John Doe, on Nov 24, 2011 at 3:00 am | 1 comment | 1241 Views

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Caltrain gets funds to go electric

With $700 million in funding coming to Caltrain, the agency expects to see modern electric rail service by 2019, according...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2012
Last comment by Konrad M. Sosnow, on Jul 11, 2012 at 3:25 pm | 4 comments | 1241 Views

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White House may decide Hangar One's fate

"The highest levels" of the federal government are now deciding whether to accept an offer from Google's founders to restore...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2012
Last comment by Waiting2, on Mar 20, 2012 at 2:06 pm | 20 comments | 1240 Views

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Document shredding fundraiser today at Cancer Support Community

Give mom a special gift for Motherís Day. Save money, time and effort by bringing your old records, past bills, receipts...

Original post made by TODAY: Cancer Support Community MV on May. 12, 2012
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A cautionary note on Plan Bay Area

We hope that Plan Bay Area, the ambitious regional planning document that assigns housing quotas for counties and cities,...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2013
Last comment by Lane Mason, on Jul 27, 2013 at 12:07 pm | 1 comment | 1240 Views

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ZIP code trumps genetic code

The message of a city- and county-sponsored event at Google this week was quite clear: where you live plays a larger role...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2011
Last comment by Ho Ho Ho, on Sep 2, 2011 at 2:52 pm | 8 comments | 1239 Views

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City launches "Ask Mountain View" app for Android

Whether reporting a dead streetlight, a nasty pothole or vandalism in a park, the city has a new way for residents to communicate...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2012
Last comment by Lt. Chris Hsiung (MVPD), on Nov 3, 2012 at 9:41 am | 11 comments | 1239 Views
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