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Council: what to do with $30 million from Google?

Now that Google has agreed to pay for a $30 million land lease up front, laying off city employees to fix the city's budget...

Original post made on May. 5, 2011
Last comment by Diane Dropik, on May 12, 2011 at 4:35 pm | 2 comments | 1775 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Another necklace-snatching victim comes forward

Another victim has come forward, claiming she was also robbed of jewelry by a Mountain View man arrested Aug. 6 and charged...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2011
Last comment by BD, on Aug 12, 2011 at 3:59 pm | 2 comments | 1775 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 | 1775 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Woman reportedly sexually harassed in Palo Alto park

Police in Palo Alto are seeking the public's help in identifying a suspect in an incident in which a woman reported being...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2014
Last comment by USA, on Jul 14, 2014 at 9:05 pm | 2 comments | 1775 Views

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Bay Area celebrates July 4 with fireworks, festivals

From San Jose to San Francisco, the Bay Area plans to go out with a bang for this Thursday for the Fourth of July, with fireworks,...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2013
Last comment by Mr Advice, on Jul 5, 2013 at 7:16 am | 3 comments | 1774 Views

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TONIGHT: VTA presents analysis of light rail

The Valley Transportation Authority will present its first comprehensive analysis of Santa Clara County's light rail system...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2009
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Nov 23, 2009 at 9:34 pm | 8 comments | 1773 Views

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Council "underwhelmed" by San Antonio Center plans

On Tuesday, half of the City Council was "underwhelmed" by the latest plan to redevelop an important 11 acre piece of San...

Original post made on May. 21, 2010
Last comment by Jim, on May 26, 2010 at 10:12 pm | 3 comments | 1773 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 | 1772 Views

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New city manager? Just clone Duggan, staff says

In a lively meeting Tuesday afternoon, some of the city's 650 employees told the City Council that what they would like in...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2011
Last comment by taxpayer, on Feb 25, 2011 at 4:11 pm | 14 comments | 1772 Views

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Four bikes stolen from shared garage

Four bicycles were stolen Aug. 5 from a garage in the 300 block of Central Avenue, police said. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2012
Last comment by life-long biker, on Aug 9, 2012 at 5:08 pm | 4 comments | 1772 Views

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BE AWARE: BIG TRAFFIC HEADACHE TONIGHT

A group of up to a couple of thousand bicycle riders (http://www.sjbikeparty.org) will be out for their monthly bike ride...

Original post made by John the Man on Apr. 16, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1771 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Redevelopment districts in limbo

Although there is no certainty that Gov. Jerry Brown's plan to wipe out redevelopment agencies in the state will happen anytime...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2011
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Feb 3, 2011 at 1:09 am | 2 comments | 1771 Views

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MV woman dies in freeway crash

The woman who died after crashing into a tree on the side of Highway 85 in Mountain View has been identified as Arlette Alonso,...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2012
Last comment by c/o 2005, on Jun 28, 2012 at 11:19 pm | 1 comment | 1771 Views

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Bedroom window pried open in burglary

A watch and various electronics were stolen from a house in the 400 block of Church Street on July 26, police said. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by Steve , on Jul 30, 2011 at 4:38 am | 31 comments | 1770 Views

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Toxic vapors found in NASA Ames buildings

The Department of Defense has found toxic vapors in several buildings at Moffett Federal Airfield, buildings that are in...

Original post made on May. 3, 2013
Last comment by Dave Cool, on May 3, 2013 at 7:42 pm | 1 comment | 1770 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Simitian pushes bill to change kinder cutoff date

State Sen. Joe Simitian has joined a chorus of child-development experts in calling for California children to be 5 years...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by Lourdes Calande, on Apr 15, 2010 at 8:50 pm | 4 comments | 1769 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Students sow seeds of green

A local elementary school club is aiming to increase environmental awareness both at school and at home with a program that...

Original post made on May. 4, 2011
Last comment by Tired_Activist, on May 4, 2011 at 7:16 pm | 1 comment | 1768 Views

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New downtown shop sells Mountain View's charm

Mountain View might not be a San Francisco or New York, but apparently the place has enough charm for a tiny souvenir shop....

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2013
Last comment by DC, on Jan 25, 2013 at 8:44 pm | 12 comments | 1768 Views

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Reminder: Please Give to the Magical Bridge! Be Selfless.

Hi you all, I have recently joined the board of this project, and am asking you today to please donate what you can! Palo...

Original post made by Daniel Mart on Sep. 6, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1767 Views

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Future park? Council buys lush 1-acre property

The City Council approved the purchase of a 1.2 acre property Tuesday night, offered by its longtime resident, who wants...

Original post made on May. 9, 2013
Last comment by Rebecca Shapley, on May 12, 2013 at 11:55 pm | 9 comments | 1767 Views
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