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Cities work to stop another state money grab

Last year, state legislators ordered California cities to cough up millions to help them make up a huge budget shortfall....

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2010
Last comment by dfb, on Jan 15, 2010 at 10:58 am | 1 comment | 1368 Views

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Two union contracts down, two to go

City Council members unanimously passed a union agreement with SEIU-represented city employees Tuesday, saving the city $115,000...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2012
Last comment by Cuesta Resident, on Jun 28, 2012 at 10:43 pm | 1 comment | 1368 Views

AROUND TOWN

VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Facebook Privacy

Each week the Mountain View Voice heads downtown to ask people a question about a current event. This week, we asked about...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1368 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Back-to-back burglaries

Thousands of dollars of electronics, jewelry and other items were stolen from two apartments in the same Mountain View complex...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2013
Last comment by Xxxxxxxxxx, on Apr 24, 2013 at 11:00 pm | 11 comments | 1368 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Alvarez case: 'Evil killer' sentenced to death

Convicted cop-killer Alberto Alvarez showed little emotion in a packed Redwood City courtroom Monday morning as a judge handed...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2010
Last comment by Thom, on Feb 9, 2010 at 3:17 pm | 1 comment | 1367 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Report: High-speed rail ridership data flawed

California high-speed rail ridership studies are flawed and are "unreliable for policy analysis," according to an independent...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2010
Last comment by USA, on Jul 5, 2010 at 8:22 pm | 5 comments | 1367 Views

OTHER ISSUES

You know 9-1-1, but have you heard of 2-1-1?

A little-known phone number to help people find resources when they need them should be expanded to all Americans, Congresswoman...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2010
Last comment by vfree, on Jul 8, 2010 at 1:38 pm | 1 comment | 1367 Views

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A fine time at Art & Wine

There was no shortage of patrons at this weekend's Mountain View Art & Wine festival on Castro Street. Voice photographer...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by CaringSoul, on Sep 16, 2010 at 5:23 pm | 1 comment | 1367 Views

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former MV Voice reporter tells his life story in the New York Times

Great article in the New York Times by Jose Vargas, who grew up in Mountain View and was a MV Voice reporter at one time,...

Original post made by NYT reader on Jun. 22, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1367 Views

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Council OKs new garbage contract

While competitors were knocking on the city's door, the City Council gave long time garbage hauler Recology Mountain View...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2012
Last comment by Judy, on Sep 27, 2012 at 1:21 pm | 8 comments | 1367 Views

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Fortune 100 Company eyes MV site

City planners will begin working on a project that could bring another Fortune 100 company to Mountain View, the City Council...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2012
Last comment by Jenn, on Mar 20, 2012 at 11:10 pm | 4 comments | 1366 Views

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Obama plan gives high speed rail $2.25 billion

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood joined Sens. Dianne Feinstein and Barbara Boxer in Washington Thursday to announce...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2010
Last comment by Andrew, on Jan 30, 2010 at 1:37 am | 5 comments | 1365 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Recession Tales: Single mom swallows pride, relies on food bank

"Marie" is worried. She has a diploma from Los Altos High School and a bachelor's degree in business administration -- but...

Original post made on May. 17, 2010
Last comment by Ginger, on May 18, 2010 at 6:14 pm | 8 comments | 1365 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Uncertainties mount for struggling Caltrain

Facing the looming possibility that Caltrain could go bankrupt if other means of financing are not found, Friends of Caltrain...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2011
Last comment by jupiterk, on Feb 1, 2011 at 3:10 pm | 7 comments | 1365 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Superintendent suspicious of NCLB waiver

Although he has repeatedly criticized the No Child Left Behind act for being too restrictive, Craig Goldman, superintendent...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2011
Last comment by gcoladon, on Nov 2, 2011 at 5:16 pm | 1 comment | 1365 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google fined $22.5M for privacy 'misrepresentations'

Google will be required to pay a $22.5 million penalty after the Federal Trade Commission charged the Mountain View-based...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2012
Last comment by Don, on Aug 11, 2012 at 12:01 am | 4 comments | 1365 Views

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Stanford professor Adam Johnson wins Pulitzer for fiction

Adam Johnson, associate professor of English at Stanford, won the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for fiction for his novel, "The Orphan...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2013
Last comment by HarvardMom, on Apr 17, 2013 at 7:37 am | 1 comment | 1365 Views

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Hospital union backs cap on executive pay

The union representing service workers at El Camino Hospital has announced plans to push for a legislative cap on executive...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2011
Last comment by Steve, on Oct 31, 2011 at 2:25 pm | 5 comments | 1364 Views

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TV and computer taken from burgled home

A television and a computer were taken when a home in the 900 block of Farley Street was burglarized, police said. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2011
Last comment by The Eye, on Dec 30, 2011 at 10:45 am | 4 comments | 1364 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New role for former city manager

There's a new group of government officials making decisions in Mountain View, and it has a very long name: the Downtown...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Apr 12, 2012 at 4:49 pm | 4 comments | 1364 Views
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