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More stress for school bus system

The recently announced $1 billion cut to the state's budget is going to place even more strain on busing students in the...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2011
Last comment by MoffettMom, on Aug 23, 2012 at 5:40 pm | 3 comments | 2013 Views

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Air National Guard gets 50-year lease at Moffett

Congresswoman Anna Eshoo announced Wednesday that the 129th Air Rescue Wing of the Air National Guard finally has a "permanent...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2010
Last comment by the299crew, on Feb 6, 2010 at 10:47 am | 10 comments | 2013 Views

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Leap from parking structure ends police chase

A man running from police ended the pursuit when he hurt himself by jumping from the top of a multiple-story parking structure,...

Original post made on May. 16, 2011
Last comment by Phantom, on May 19, 2011 at 11:24 am | 13 comments | 2012 Views

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Council deregulates city's taxis

The City Council has decided to open the city to competition among taxi cab companies, ending the lock held by the two cab...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2009
Last comment by MV Girl, on Oct 20, 2009 at 9:58 pm | 2 comments | 2012 Views

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Anxious for Obama in Mountain View

Volunteers gathered to make get-out-the-vote phone calls from President Barack Obama's campaign office in Mountain View Tuesday...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2012
Last comment by BC, on Nov 19, 2012 at 5:40 pm | 1 comment | 2011 Views

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City to strengthen 'green' building code

Homeowners, contractors, developers and environmentalists, take note: Mountain View's building code is about to get a bit...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2011
Last comment by Ann Schneider, on Apr 1, 2011 at 6:57 pm | 4 comments | 2011 Views

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A cool treat

Kelsey Petersen, left, and Alina Legai battle the heat with ice cream. The two 16-year-olds, both students at Mountain View...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2012
Last comment by Martin Carmelita, on Oct 5, 2012 at 11:02 am | 1 comment | 2011 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVLA district seeks fairer grades

Not all A's are created equal. The differences in how teachers grade their students are being scrutinized by a commission...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2011
Last comment by KD, on Aug 7, 2011 at 1:29 pm | 9 comments | 2010 Views

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Time to bring out your best

Mountain View Voice readers are a discerning lot, and that's why we turn to their expertise every summer as we search for...

Original post made on May. 24, 2011
Last comment by SD, on May 26, 2011 at 7:20 pm | 7 comments | 2009 Views

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Today's Berlin Wall Dedication

After more than a year, the long-awaited dedication of the Berlin Wall finally took place today! The Golzen family very...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Nov. 14, 2013
There are no comments yet. 2009 Views

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Man chases liquor store customers

A man was arrested Monday afternoon, after chasing several people around a Mountain View liquor store, "telling them he loved...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2011
Last comment by Hank Snow, on Jan 27, 2011 at 7:04 pm | 15 comments | 2009 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district to film, stream meetings

With the board of trustees' informal blessing, officials with the Mountain View Whisman School District have begun taking...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2013
Last comment by GSB, on Jul 3, 2013 at 10:48 pm | 4 comments | 2009 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

James Franco to teach high-school film class

People like to use the phrase, "Only in Palo Alto." It certainly will be thrown around with the news that actor and Palo...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2015
Last comment by Luv It!, on Sep 10, 2015 at 6:21 am | 5 comments | 2008 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Spare the air alert issued for Saturday

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a Spare the Air alert for the region for Saturday, Sept. 29. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2012
Last comment by parent, on Sep 28, 2012 at 2:23 pm | 1 comment | 2008 Views

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Six injured after car crashes into downtown Palo Alto cafe

One person was critically injured and five suffered less serious injuries Thursday afternoon after a vehicle crashed into...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2014
Last comment by Sandy, on Jul 31, 2014 at 5:16 pm | 4 comments | 2007 Views

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Stabbing on Walker Drive

There was a lot of police activity on Walker Drive Saturday night (early Sunday morning). The police blocked off the entire...

Original post made by JT on Sep. 27, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2007 Views

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Navy: Hangar One's contaminated cork walls must go

Unless NASA Ames takes on the responsibility of dealing with some newfound toxic dust, it appears that the U.S. Navy is moving...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2010
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Aug 6, 2010 at 11:33 am | 3 comments | 2007 Views

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Pedestrian struck by truck dies of injuries

Mountain View police are hoping to find witnesses to a fatal car accident that took the life of a 91-year-old pedestrian...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2011
Last comment by USA, on Nov 8, 2011 at 8:18 pm | 9 comments | 2006 Views

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Unions asked for another $1 million cut

Largely because of a $3.2 million rise employee compensation costs, the city faces an estimated $2.1 million budget deficit...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2011
Last comment by KD, on Mar 10, 2011 at 5:04 pm | 8 comments | 2006 Views

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Merlone Geier seeks permit for "intimidating" fence

San Antonio Shopping Center developer Merlone Geier has not given up on its controversial efforts to put up a fence that...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2012
Last comment by Roberta Kerr, on Aug 26, 2012 at 12:51 pm | 2 comments | 2006 Views
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