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ELECTIONS

Council backs plan to retrofit apartments at risk of quake collapse

The Mountain View City Council agreed Tuesday night on a plan to retrofit hundreds of aging apartment buildings considered...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2019
Last comment by @Steve Nelson, on Jun 14, 2019 at 10:09 am | 6 comments | 4687 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City takes up charge on plug-in car stations

Whether it's Tesla Roadsters, Nissan Leafs or any of the other fancy new models, a growing number of electric vehicles can...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2015
Last comment by Hmm, on Aug 22, 2015 at 8:01 am | 7 comments | 4686 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council balks at looking into HSR stop downtown

Hopes for a downtown high speed rail stop may have come and gone in a flash Tuesday after City Council members deadlocked...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2009
Last comment by James Hoosac, on Mar 3, 2009 at 4:19 pm | 23 comments | 4686 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Happy to be here'

William Ware will be missed by the community he loved so much, said family and friends of the Mountain View resident, who...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2012
Last comment by Daisy, on Jul 4, 2012 at 9:19 am | 9 comments | 4686 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woman arrested for suspected Kohl's theft

A Menlo Park woman was arrested last week after she was caught allegedly trying to steal more than $1,000 in jewelery from...

Original post made on May. 22, 2015
Last comment by AllYouCanEat, on May 22, 2015 at 6:52 am | 1 comment | 4686 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Opinion shifts against high-speed rail

As the price tag for California's proposed high-speed-rail system continues to swell, so does public opposition to the voter-approved...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2011
Last comment by Old Ben, on Dec 8, 2011 at 9:02 pm | 13 comments | 4685 Views

ELECTIONS

Cities aim to thwart state's next money grab

Last year, legislators in Sacramento, facing a multi-billion-dollar budget shortfall, ordered California cities to cough...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2010
Last comment by Mike, on Jan 20, 2010 at 2:35 pm | 10 comments | 4685 Views

ELECTIONS

Josh Becker joins crowded Assembly race

Venture capitalist Josh Becker, who in 2010 challenged Rich Gordon for a seat in the state Assembly, has joined the crowd...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2016
Last comment by @Monta Loma, on Feb 18, 2016 at 5:19 pm | 3 comments | 4685 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Districts oppose Palo Alto transfer

Residents of a Palo Alto townhouse complex who hoped to transfer to the Palo Alto Unified School District got the cold shoulder...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2008
Last comment by eric, on Oct 25, 2008 at 8:04 pm | 2 comments | 4684 Views

AROUND TOWN

High rents: a struggle for some, cakewalk for others

As rents rise, struggling tenants face uncertain future Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=8847...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2013
Last comment by roland, on Aug 31, 2013 at 12:24 pm | 7 comments | 4684 Views

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Palo Alto council to weigh controversial Marriott proposal

With Palo Alto's hotel boom in full effect, its City Council will consider on Monday the latest entrant into the crowded...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2015
Last comment by Filippo, on Dec 7, 2015 at 3:02 pm | 1 comment | 4684 Views

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Thai-style comfort food

It seems as if Mountain View's Amarin Thai Cuisine has been around forever. Twenty-six years of staying power means repeat...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2018
Last comment by Thai Me Down, on Oct 20, 2018 at 6:06 am | 2 comments | 4684 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Former ABAG official sentenced in $3.9 million embezzlement

A former finance official with the Association of Bay Area Governments was sentenced in federal court in San Francisco on...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2016
Last comment by Reader, on Apr 6, 2016 at 10:44 am | 6 comments | 4683 Views

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Report: Cities unprepared for sea-level rise

The Santa Clara County Civil Grand Jury has a message for city and county officials who are dragging their feet regarding...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2015
Last comment by Rodger, on Jun 26, 2015 at 4:48 pm | 1 comment | 4683 Views

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App makes waiting in line a thing of the past

A Mountain View startup called Pago launched a smart phone app on Aug. 9 that promises to change the way people order food,...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2011
Last comment by fixiegirl, on Aug 18, 2011 at 6:26 pm | 6 comments | 4682 Views

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Downtown hotel developers to unveil proposals Monday night

On Monday, rival development firms for the first time will present plans for how they would transform a pair of downtown...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2015
Last comment by downtown neighbor, on Dec 16, 2015 at 11:40 pm | 7 comments | 4682 Views

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Mountain View Voice to remain online-only indefinitely

The Mountain View Voice will not be resuming its print edition and plans to focus exclusively on online local news coverage...

Original post made on May. 29, 2020
Last comment by @Covid-Kid, on May 30, 2020 at 6:02 pm | 10 comments | 4682 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Former school board member to lead Monta Loma

Teacher and former Mountain View Whisman school board member Gloria Higgins will be the new principal of Monta Loma. Higgins,...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2016
Last comment by J, on Jun 5, 2016 at 7:17 pm | 8 comments | 4681 Views

OTHER ISSUES

House committee kills Hangar One funding

Hopes for federal money to save Moffett Field's historic Hangar One were dashed on Tuesday when it was announced that the...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2011
Last comment by Bobby, on Jul 20, 2011 at 10:24 pm | 14 comments | 4681 Views

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Thursday: Obama to visit Midpeninsula

President Barack Obama is scheduled to visit the Palo Alto home of Vinod and Neeru Khosla at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 6,...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2013
Last comment by Old Steve, on Jun 10, 2013 at 5:20 pm | 17 comments | 4681 Views
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