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ELECTIONS

Guest opinion: Rent stabilization is still rent control

Mountain View voters will be asked in the upcoming election to consider two rent control measures, V and W. Both measures...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2016
Last comment by Mike_, on Nov 8, 2016 at 7:08 pm | 58 comments | 2903 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV schools take on big challenges in 2016

It's been a busy year for all three of Mountain View's local school districts. Whether it's building new schools, closing...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2017
Last comment by Former MVWSD parent , on Jan 5, 2017 at 8:51 pm | 2 comments | 2902 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gay youth gather to protest Prop 8 ruling

Hours after the California Supreme Court upheld Proposition 8, the statewide ban on same-sex marriage, a dozen local gay...

Original post made on May. 27, 2009
Last comment by Don Frances, on Jun 3, 2009 at 9:47 am | 28 comments | 2902 Views

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Heavyweights discuss Bayshore's future

A city-run General Plan meeting Tuesday drew some high-profile participants -- including Google, Microsoft and NASA Ames...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2009
Last comment by Josephine Morrissey, on Jun 9, 2009 at 2:28 pm | 4 comments | 2902 Views

AROUND TOWN

Students learn to love Alta Vista

One student at Alta Vista High School thought the continuation school was for "dummies, druggies and thugs," when she started....

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2011
Last comment by someone, on Feb 16, 2011 at 8:09 pm | 6 comments | 2902 Views

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Web site's scores, comments can set the price

Thanks to GreatSchools.net, when buyers shop for homes in Mountain View, they often know minute details on the local schools...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2009
Last comment by Not a teacher, on Apr 15, 2009 at 8:58 am | 12 comments | 2901 Views

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VIDEO: Voices Around Town

Should PG&E put a hold on SmartMeters until more is known about the health impacts of the electromagnetic frequencies they...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2011
Last comment by deanna, on Jun 24, 2011 at 12:12 am | 5 comments | 2901 Views

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Vargas doesn't qualify for Obama's deportation freeze

If he were just one year younger, Mountain View High School grad and immigration reform advocate Jose Antonio Vargas would...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2012
Last comment by Mcbutters, on Jun 18, 2012 at 2:26 pm | 7 comments | 2901 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Changing a health care system that 'is not working'

Elna Tymes healed quickly after her first knee replacement, mostly due to a consistent physical therapy regime. Read the...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2009
Last comment by Health Care, on Jan 11, 2009 at 9:18 pm | 1 comment | 2900 Views

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Legal battle brewing at strip mall

A number of Mountain View businesses in a strip mall near the Sunnyvale border may soon enter into litigation with the shopping...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2011
Last comment by USA, on Apr 14, 2011 at 2:26 pm | 2 comments | 2900 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Sunday's heat breaks Bay Area records

From Monterey to Napa, forecasters recorded record temperatures across the Bay Area today, according to the National Weather...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2015
Last comment by Me, on Aug 18, 2015 at 9:29 am | 8 comments | 2899 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Police arrest three in connection with rape of 13-year-old

Mountain View police arrested two 17-year-old boys and a 23-year-old man Nov. 28 in connection with the rape of a 13-year-old...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2898 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Woman sentenced for felony hit-and-run

Keibun Son, the woman who killed an elderly Mountain View man with her car as he crossed the street in a crosswalk last summer,...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2011
Last comment by kim, on Apr 23, 2011 at 9:54 am | 20 comments | 2898 Views

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Mountain View man gives the ultimate gift

Vivek Kumar knew nothing about the patient, except that she was a 38-year-old woman dying of leukemia, when he decided to...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2009
Last comment by Bradleigh, on Aug 8, 2009 at 12:59 pm | 1 comment | 2898 Views

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Homeless man on a mission

In his effort to create a homeless shelter in Mountain View, Jess Santana fights for a cause like a much younger man with...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2009
Last comment by Daniel DeBolt, on Dec 10, 2009 at 3:11 pm | 7 comments | 2898 Views

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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. 2898 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A cautionary note on Plan Bay Area

We hope that Plan Bay Area, the ambitious regional planning document that assigns housing quotas for counties and cities,...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2013
Last comment by Lane Mason, on Jul 27, 2013 at 12:07 pm | 1 comment | 2897 Views

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Los Altos woman named Rhodes Scholar

A Los Altos woman was selected as one of 32 students this year to study at Oxford University starting in October as part...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2016
Last comment by Reader, on Nov 22, 2016 at 8:36 am | 7 comments | 2897 Views

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Toy guns out of bounds at Art & Wine Festival

Sitting at our favorite Starbucks in Mountain View this Sunday, we had a different-than-usual view in front of us as we watched...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by Paul, on Oct 10, 2009 at 2:46 pm | 10 comments | 2896 Views

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Mobile guides aid exploration of open space

The Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District audio tour is part of the latest trend in the outdoor experience. Once the...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2012
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Apr 26, 2012 at 7:21 am | 2 comments | 2896 Views
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2017 guide to summer camps

Looking for something for the kids to do this summer, learn something new and have fun? The 2017 Summer Camp Guide features local camps for all ages and interests.

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