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Council OKs funds for affordable housing projects

The largest addition to the city's affordable housing stock in recent memory got its start on Tuesday after City Council...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2011
Last comment by Rick, on Nov 27, 2011 at 3:40 pm | 11 comments | 1508 Views

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Hospital expects a profitable 2013

Officials with El Camino Hospital are expecting 2013 to be a good year with a $56 million profit for the Mountain View-based...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2012
Last comment by Taxpayer, on Jun 26, 2012 at 8:35 pm | 2 comments | 1508 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Arts programs benefit STEM students, too

Advocates for STEM education are quick to cite their facts and figures about career choices and earnings, but they miss a...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2014
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Mar 15, 2014 at 8:59 am | 2 comments | 1508 Views

AROUND TOWN

Campaign to raise MV's minimum wage heats up

Local activists are organizing residents to speak to the City Council on Tuesday, April 22, in an effort to have the city's...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2014
Last comment by Ted, on Apr 26, 2014 at 4:35 am | 23 comments | 1508 Views

AROUND TOWN

Caltrain: horn volume lowered on all trains

Less than a month after Caltrain raised the volume of its trains' horns to meet federal regulations, the agency announced...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2010
Last comment by Dom Blevins, on Mar 13, 2010 at 11:25 pm | 1 comment | 1507 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Baby cheetahs for sale...REALLY!?

Does anyone else find it slightly odd that you can buy a baby cheetah from someone in Atherton for 1200 bucks? They have...

Original post made by Zu on Jul. 29, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1507 Views

AROUND TOWN

Far fewer Mayfield homes in new plan

In an ironic twist caused by the recession, the controversial high density Mayfield housing development has been significantly...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2010
Last comment by Kristine, on Dec 4, 2010 at 10:26 pm | 12 comments | 1507 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Co-housing community breaks ground

After breaking ground last week, Mountain View's first co-housing project will soon provide a different sort of lifestyle...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2013
Last comment by P, on Mar 28, 2013 at 4:28 pm | 7 comments | 1507 Views

OTHER ISSUES

State Supreme Court to hear Google age-bias case

An age discrimination case against Mountain View-based Google will be argued before the California Supreme Court at a hearing...

Original post made on May. 25, 2010
Last comment by Leila, on May 26, 2010 at 10:58 am | 2 comments | 1506 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Letter: City manager paid more than San Jose counterpart

Our City Council members have been busy patting themselves on the back and banking re-election campaign contributions. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2010
Last comment by Need Work, on Aug 27, 2010 at 8:07 am | 3 comments | 1506 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gay marriage supporters file Chick-Fil-A appeal

It appears that Chick-Fil-A's chickens have come home to roost. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=7965...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2012
Last comment by Grace, on Aug 9, 2012 at 6:43 pm | 10 comments | 1506 Views

OTHER ISSUES

NASA Ames scientist flooded with doomsday questions

On his web page, "Ask an Astrobiologist," local NASA scientist David Morrison has received over 5,000 questions about the...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2012
Last comment by Geppetto, on Dec 21, 2012 at 6:34 am | 3 comments | 1506 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Pot club owner initiates court battle with city

In hopes of taking the issue all the way to the state Supreme Court, the operator of a newly opened medical marijuana dispensary...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2010
Last comment by Jonathan Lustig, on Jul 23, 2010 at 6:35 pm | 6 comments | 1505 Views

OTHER ISSUES

TONIGHT: Council takes up phone tax, Minton's

The City Council this evening is expected to make a final vote on a controversial proposal for 200 apartments at 455 W. Evelyn...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2010
Last comment by Ben, on Apr 28, 2010 at 12:15 pm | 5 comments | 1504 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Top Secret America' lists Silicon Valley firms

More than 50 Silicon Valley-area companies have been named by the Washington Post as part of "Top Secret America," a network...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2010
Last comment by Old Ben, on Jul 27, 2010 at 1:06 am | 4 comments | 1504 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman teachers get small raise

After two short days of negotiations, teachers and administrators with the Mountain View Whisman School District have reached...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2011
Last comment by Teacher, on Nov 15, 2011 at 7:03 am | 3 comments | 1504 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 | 1504 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 | 1503 Views

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$2 million "ransom" for city to keep downtown tax district

When City Council members return from summer break in September they will have to decide whether to pay $2 million a year...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2011
Last comment by Steve, on Aug 7, 2011 at 8:15 pm | 1 comment | 1503 Views

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Police release sketch of burglary suspect

Mountain View police have released a sketch of the man they believe burglarized the home of an elderly Mountain View woman...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2011
Last comment by Thom, on Dec 20, 2011 at 2:16 pm | 7 comments | 1503 Views
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