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Voice wins Online General Excellence at statewide journalism contest

The Mountain View Voice won the Online General Excellence award at the California Newspaper Publishers Association Better...

Original post made on May. 20, 2017
Last comment by Yay!, 2 minutes ago | 7 comments | 1072 Views

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$647M to electrify Caltrain tracks approved

Caltrain's electrification project can move forward as the Federal Transit Administration plans to sign a $647 million grant...

Original post made on May. 22, 2017
Last comment by corrupt, 4 hours ago | 6 comments | 1329 Views

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North Bayshore a boomtown for cheaper housing -- if it gets built

With the potential to more than double the city's affordable housing stock, Mountain View's goal to transform North Bayshore...

Original post made on May. 19, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man, on May 21, 2017 at 2:13 pm | 6 comments | 1586 Views

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Google relaunches Bay View project

As Google embarks on its ambitious plans to create a signature headquarters, the company's building spree is now stretching...

Original post made on May. 20, 2017
Last comment by jean, on May 20, 2017 at 2:41 pm | 2 comments | 4162 Views

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Hangar One restoration to take until 2025

Google's pledge to restore and reskin Moffett Field's iconic Hangar One is going to take longer than originally anticipated....

Original post made on May. 19, 2017
Last comment by resident, on May 19, 2017 at 11:52 pm | 2 comments | 202 Views

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North Bayshore a boomtown for cheaper housing — if it gets built

With the potential to more than double the city's affordable housing stock, Mountain View's goal to transform North Bayshore...

Original post made on May. 19, 2017
Last comment by a MV resident, on May 19, 2017 at 10:49 pm | 1 comment | 153 Views

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Kitchen fire at Google I/O injures six

The second day of Google's I/O conference was brought to a halt just before 4 p.m. on Thursday afternoon when a fire broke...

Original post made on May. 19, 2017
Last comment by I/O Attendee, on May 19, 2017 at 2:43 pm | 2 comments | 2768 Views

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New rent control committee gets an earful

At its first meeting, Mountain View's new Rental Housing Committee dipped its toes into a torrent of controversy surrounding...

Original post made on May. 11, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man, on May 19, 2017 at 9:45 am | 65 comments | 5369 Views

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Google veers from city's North Bayshore vision

A review of the city's North Bayshore precise plan on Tuesday, Nov. 29, left some council members wondering if they were...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2016
Last comment by @the_dummisher, on May 18, 2017 at 10:51 pm | 26 comments | 12012 Views

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Community Foundation ramps up support for immigrants

The Silicon Valley Community Foundation is ramping up grants to nonprofit organizations devoted to advising and ensuring...

Original post made on May. 17, 2017
Last comment by Reading Comprehension, on May 17, 2017 at 5:02 pm | 6 comments | 1306 Views

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What was Mountain View like in the '70s

I am new to the area and am curious what life was like in Mountain View in the 1970s, 1980s and even earlier. I would love...

Original post made by Newbie on Apr. 13, 2008
Last comment by Phyllis, on May 17, 2017 at 10:32 am | 220 comments | 71010 Views

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Man exposes himself to woman with her toddler

A woman and her toddler encountered a naked man who was touching himself in the Palo Alto Baylands Wednesday afternoon, Palo...

Original post made on May. 13, 2017
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Pension debt a thorny issue for city

Diving into the city's annual budget last week, Mountain View's elected leaders took a magnifying glass to a $128 million...

Original post made on May. 7, 2017
Last comment by Financial Acumen?, on May 12, 2017 at 4:54 pm | 13 comments | 2914 Views

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NASA seeks coders for ultimate challenge

For a programmer, this is a challenge equivalent to climbing Mount Everest. Officials at the NASA Ames Research Center announced...

Original post made on May. 10, 2017
Last comment by @the_dummisher, on May 11, 2017 at 5:23 pm | 3 comments | 3636 Views

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Chez TJ, Tied House team up for mixed-use project

The owner of Chez TJ, the city's high-end restaurant serving gourmet tasting dinners from inside a historic Victorian house...

Original post made on May. 4, 2017
Last comment by Fancy A. Pint, on May 11, 2017 at 7:27 am | 12 comments | 4979 Views

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Robbery at gunpoint

A Mountain View woman told police last week that she was robbed at gunpoint at a 7-Eleven, but the suspect fled before police...

Original post made on May. 10, 2017
Last comment by Steve Old Town, on May 10, 2017 at 8:53 pm | 8 comments | 3089 Views

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Bay Area home sales jump in March, prices near record high

The number of Bay Area homes sold in March hit a five-year high, with the region's media sales price creeping up towards...

Original post made on May. 3, 2017
Last comment by It'll happen., on May 8, 2017 at 2:46 pm | 5 comments | 1634 Views

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LinkedIn pitches plan for East Whisman campus

This week, LinkedIn representatives presented new plans for a new East Whisman office campus totaling almost 1.1 million...

Original post made on May. 4, 2017
Last comment by Chuck, on May 7, 2017 at 6:01 pm | 4 comments | 3646 Views

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Voters approve Measure B

With a comfortable margin, voters in the Mountain View Whisman School District approved the Measure B parcel tax measure...

Original post made on May. 3, 2017
Last comment by Gary, on May 7, 2017 at 1:48 pm | 46 comments | 3191 Views

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A cop on the campus beat

For Mountain View school resource officer Bobby Taylor, being hip is part of the job. Read the full story here https://www.mv-voice.com/news/2017/05/05/a-cop-on-the-campus-beat...

Original post made on May. 5, 2017
Last comment by Maher, on May 5, 2017 at 3:38 pm | 1 comment | 1714 Views
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