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AROUND TOWN

Storms bring downed trees and collapsed creek bank

Mountain View residents Bert and Sylvia Sutherland got a big surprise when they returned home from Seattle last month --...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2017
Last comment by vkmo, on Feb 2, 2017 at 5:30 pm | 2 comments | 4989 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Clean laundry, good karma

Laundromats, on the surface, may appear to be uninteresting places. But not to Jamil Shaikh. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=1005...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2008
Last comment by Elizabeth Sarmiento, on Nov 18, 2008 at 9:09 am | 7 comments | 4988 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bay Area braces for toll lane projects

Projects that would add express lanes to two Bay Area highways through Mountain View are well on the way, part of a Silicon...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2015
Last comment by JeSuisCharlie, on Feb 10, 2015 at 4:00 pm | 25 comments | 4988 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sparks fly over Day Worker Center's new HQ

Opponents and supporters of placing the Day Worker Center at a downtown church made their points at a crowded hearing last...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2007
Last comment by Lisa, on Aug 30, 2007 at 4:11 pm | 2 comments | 4987 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Should district have say when kids start school?

The father of a young girl is taking issue with the Mountain View Whisman School District over whether he can delay his daughter's...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2013
Last comment by Jenny, on Feb 4, 2013 at 2:36 pm | 11 comments | 4986 Views

AROUND TOWN

City prepares for a winter deluge

The city of Mountain View is bracing for heavy rainfall this winter, following predictions of a powerful El Nino season that...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2015
Last comment by just saying, on Dec 7, 2015 at 2:31 am | 4 comments | 4985 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hit-and-run driver sends 77-year-old woman to hospital

A woman in her late 70s was injured by a hit-and-run driver early this morning at the intersection of Rengstorff and San...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2013
Last comment by Where San Luis meets Rengstorff, on Oct 3, 2013 at 3:02 pm | 11 comments | 4984 Views

RESTAURANTS

What happened to Castro Point?

I was on my way down to uWink tonight and noticed that Castro Point has been replaced by a Meditteranean restaurant. Did...

Original post made by Curious Observer on Oct. 2, 2008
Last comment by Castro Point Fan, on Oct 3, 2008 at 12:20 pm | 1 comment | 4984 Views

AROUND TOWN

Former assemblyman wants to reform Prop 13

The common good has long been former Assemblyman Rich Gordon's aim, whether in his efforts with troubled youth, with an unfair...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2017
Last comment by Prop13stuff, on Mar 19, 2017 at 10:26 am | 66 comments | 4981 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Santa Clara County officials warn of measles exposure

Santa Clara County Public Health Department officials today confirmed that a person infected with measles may have exposed...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2015
Last comment by JP, on Jan 29, 2015 at 2:33 pm | 8 comments | 4980 Views

AROUND TOWN

Happy trails

On the Stevens Creek Trail during rush hour, a bicyclist flashes by once a minute on average. For some commuters, there simply...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2007
Last comment by Lives downtown, on Feb 28, 2008 at 8:53 pm | 4 comments | 4980 Views

AROUND TOWN

Parking and traffic get spotlight in "Civility Roundtable"

Parking and traffic are the focus of conflict on a regular basis in City Council meetings, but rarely does anyone ever sit...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2014
Last comment by CommonSense, on Apr 6, 2014 at 9:54 pm | 1 comment | 4979 Views

ELECTIONS

Six compete to lead Foothill-De Anza district

This November, voters in several North County and West Valley cities will decide who will lead the Foothill-De Anza Community...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2016
Last comment by Kathy Thibodeaux, on Oct 23, 2016 at 6:11 pm | 4 comments | 4979 Views

ELECTIONS

Convention backers ready to 'reboot California'

Several hundred local civic leaders gathered Friday in Sunnyvale to propose a constitutional convention to "take back California"...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2009
Last comment by Steve Nelson, on Aug 10, 2009 at 10:53 am | 23 comments | 4977 Views

RESTAURANTS

Tasty Turkish fare

Mediterranean cuisine has long been a local restaurant favorite. Downtown Palo Alto has its fair share: oak-fired rotisserie...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2010
Last comment by southbaygal, on Dec 25, 2010 at 3:18 pm | 2 comments | 4976 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hospital salaries match those of similar jobs

At our October meeting, the El Camino Hospital board of directors approved salary increases for the executive team. Before...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2007
Last comment by Annoyed, on Nov 17, 2007 at 9:00 pm | 3 comments | 4974 Views

SPORTS

It may be time to drop high school football

I read online that the first-year varsity football coach at Los Altos High School was let go after an 0-10 season. Mountain...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2012
Last comment by Look past your nose, on Jan 27, 2014 at 8:48 am | 10 comments | 4973 Views

AROUND TOWN

'One person or one village at a time'

How much does it cost to build a school for 85 children in Nepal, including five classrooms and dormitory rooms for the four...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2007
Last comment by N. Ackerman, on Sep 16, 2007 at 9:16 pm | 1 comment | 4971 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council approves tentative minimum-wage plan

Mountain View's elected leaders on Tuesday night reaffirmed their commitment to raising the minimum wage to $15 an hour,...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2015
Last comment by @What, on Apr 7, 2015 at 7:32 pm | 15 comments | 4971 Views

AROUND TOWN

Staff urges council to reject five development projects

Rapid residential growth has been touted the best long-term way for Mountain View to alleviate a host of traffic and housing...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2015
Last comment by @a resident of Monta Loma, on Dec 11, 2015 at 11:46 pm | 31 comments | 4971 Views
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