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OTHER ISSUES

City Council to vote on minimum wage raise

With no organized opposition in sight, Mountain View City Council members could adopt a minimum wage ordinance on Oct. 9....

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2014
Last comment by Justthefactsmaam, on Oct 5, 2014 at 1:09 pm | 1 comment | 3955 Views

AROUND TOWN

Two homes burning on Wortham Court

A two-alarm fire broke out on Wortham Court in Mountain View on the afternoon of March 19. No one has been reported injured...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2014
Last comment by UC Davis Grad, on Mar 21, 2014 at 3:46 pm | 3 comments | 3954 Views

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Stop development before it's too late

The news of City Hall giving the ax to the farm on Grant Road is extremely disappointing and upsetting to me. I am still...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2007
Last comment by Daniel Mart, on Jun 15, 2007 at 10:40 am | 1 comment | 3952 Views

OTHER ISSUES

The AC paradox

A recent study concluded that air conditioners were increasing the outside air temperature in Tokyo by two to four degrees...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2007
Last comment by Joe, on Aug 22, 2007 at 4:01 pm | 1 comment | 3952 Views

ELECTIONS

In some precincts, it's mail vote only

Reacting to the trend of more and more people voting by mail, the county registrar is closing six Mountain View polling places...

Original post made on May. 25, 2008
Last comment by Election Day mourner, on Jun 2, 2008 at 11:12 am | 2 comments | 3952 Views

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School candidates stay frugal

The race for three open seats on the Mountain View Whisman School District board continues to be a relatively low-cost endeavor,...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2012
There are no comments yet. 3950 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Cleaning up dry cleaning

Now that the cold winds of autumn are upon us and we are shutting our houses up tight again, it is a good time to consider...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2007
Last comment by Kurt, on Nov 22, 2007 at 9:01 pm | 1 comment | 3947 Views

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Spike in thefts, burglaries across town

Dispersed incidents of car, store and home burglaries hit Mountain View early last week, as suspects broke windows and made...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2014
Last comment by MyOpinion, on Aug 21, 2014 at 10:21 am | 8 comments | 3944 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Forty years of feuding over student parking

A 40-year debate over parking on the streets surrounding Mountain View High School continued last week, as the district successfully...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2007
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Dec 9, 2007 at 11:18 am | 1 comment | 3943 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Controversial teacher reassigned to Graham

A former fourth-grade teacher at Huff, who left the school last spring after some parents complained that she was "verbally...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2009
Last comment by Luke, on Jun 20, 2009 at 8:40 pm | 80 comments | 3943 Views

OTHER ISSUES

What do you think Google should do re: Yahoo?

Mountain View company, Google, has posted a blog that objects to Microsoft's bid for Yahoo!. See http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2008/02/yahoo-and-future-of-internet.html Do...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Feb. 4, 2008
Last comment by Lives downtown, on Feb 28, 2008 at 8:38 pm | 1 comment | 3933 Views

RESTAURANTS

Esther's new nest

"Oh no!" said my friend. "Are they taking away all the desserts?" Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=4167...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2008
Last comment by Mrs. Smith, on Jun 16, 2008 at 10:13 am | 1 comment | 3933 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Helping kids see the big picture

In a young person's life, the smallest amount of interest and support can be influential. One-on-one attention in the form...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2007
Last comment by Lyle Bickley, on Dec 3, 2007 at 3:27 pm | 1 comment | 3931 Views

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Hospital district improving transparency, officials say

A better website, a distinguishing name change and modifications to the way the organization keeps track of taxpayer money...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2013
Last comment by Dick Fancher, on Aug 20, 2013 at 4:34 pm | 2 comments | 3930 Views

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Nine arrests at Shoreline country concert

Summer concert season is in full-swing at Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, and that means a big spike in arrests...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2014
Last comment by D-unique, on Aug 7, 2014 at 8:09 pm | 13 comments | 3930 Views

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ABAG again angers officials

Regional housing targets from the Association of Bay Area Governments may be a thorn in Mountain View's side for yet another...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2007
Last comment by Kent Scharninghausen, on Dec 21, 2007 at 11:32 pm | 1 comment | 3929 Views

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El Camino execs see big salary increases

[CLARIFICATION: This story as it appeared in the Oct. 26 print edition provided some misleading information on executive...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2007
Last comment by Unemployed, on Dec 16, 2007 at 9:46 am | 1 comment | 3928 Views

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Megachurch's charismatic leader resigns

Paul Sheppard, the beloved pastor who led the monumental growth of Abundant Life Christian Fellowship for 20 years, resigned...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2009
Last comment by Daniel DeBolt, on Dec 28, 2009 at 3:42 pm | 36 comments | 3928 Views

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Tiffany necklace, iPads reported stolen from Jobs' Palo Alto home

The home of the late Steve Jobs, Apple's iconic co-founder, became one of Palo Alto's latest burglary targets last month...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2012
Last comment by Nerdist, on Aug 14, 2012 at 11:41 pm | 1 comment | 3927 Views

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Impromptu BMX park bulldozed by city

In the name of safety and to protect itself from lawsuits, the city took a bulldozer last week to the result of years of...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2009
Last comment by Nukem, on Jul 22, 2012 at 8:05 pm | 57 comments | 3925 Views
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