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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Educators: Ending 'tenure' no magic bullet

A court decision last week to throw out state teacher tenure rules may lead people to think that this is the solution for...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2014
Last comment by Linda Curtis, on Jul 7, 2014 at 4:45 pm | 25 comments | 3804 Views

AROUND TOWN

396-percent increase in marijuana-related arrests

Time for police to get educated on medical marijuana. Stop wasting unnecessary tax dollars on medical marijuana patients...

Original post made by Lou Anne on Aug. 31, 2010
Last comment by Sparty, on Jul 7, 2014 at 2:06 pm | 2 comments | 1512 Views

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Council OKs eminent domain to secure alley rights

On Tuesday night, members of the Mountain View City Council unanimously approved the use of eminent domain to get itself...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2014
Last comment by Waiting4Congestion, on Jul 7, 2014 at 11:58 am | 7 comments | 3124 Views

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Beyond pizza

The pizzas are good, but three-month-old Pizzeria Delfina's uniqueness comes with its creative use of market vegetables and...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2014
Last comment by Never Vary, on Jul 6, 2014 at 6:57 am | 3 comments | 2910 Views

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City delays decision on WhatsApp building

On June 25, Zoning Administrator Gerry Beaudin delayed approval of an office developer's controversial request to allow Facebook-owned...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2014
Last comment by Wanting a Better City, on Jul 5, 2014 at 11:39 pm | 1 comment | 2782 Views

MOVIES

Letters to the Editor

<B>What's not to like about the Village?</b> Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2014/06/27/letters-to-the-editor...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2014
Last comment by Santa Clara, on Jul 5, 2014 at 5:55 pm | 52 comments | 1762 Views

MOVIES

Review: 'Tammy'

By all rights, the new comedy "Tammy" would be the ultimate expression of Melissa McCarthy's comedy. Written by the film...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2014
Last comment by randy albin, on Jul 5, 2014 at 11:25 am | 1 comment | 2956 Views

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A guide to the Fourth

Those hankering for a hunk of watermelon, piping hot chili or a dazzling fireworks finale need wait no longer. The Peninsula...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2014
Last comment by PA Resident, on Jul 5, 2014 at 9:39 am | 6 comments | 3011 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foothill grad earns degree entirely online

A Berkeley-bound student who earned his associate's degree entirely online is among nearly 1,000 students who will graduate...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2014
Last comment by 15 years in Mountain View, on Jul 4, 2014 at 2:49 pm | 5 comments | 2866 Views

ELECTIONS

Council deadlocks on San Antonio housing needs

City Council members found themselves considering a change in course Tuesday after a group of residents called attention...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2014
Last comment by Fred Flintstone, on Jul 4, 2014 at 12:35 am | 1 comment | 201 Views

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Abe-Koga to run for El Camino district

It's still a month before candidates can pick up their nomination papers, but Margaret Abe-Koga is already booting up her...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2014
Last comment by Career Politicians, Inc., on Jul 4, 2014 at 12:22 am | 19 comments | 4472 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Renters pour out woes at housing event

In an event at the Adobe building Monday night, Mountain View residents spoke about their struggles to find housing and afford...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2014
Last comment by Dylan Carlson, on Jul 3, 2014 at 11:57 pm | 42 comments | 7335 Views

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Armed man barricades himself in Mountain View apartment complex

The Mountain View Police Department's Hostage Negotiating Team is attempting to diffuse a tense situation currently unfolding...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2014
Last comment by LikeToWatch, on Jul 3, 2014 at 2:30 pm | 8 comments | 4890 Views

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When did everyone forget how to drive?

CVC 21800 (d) (1) The driver of any vehicle approaching an intersection which has official traffic control signals that are...

Original post made by Greg David on Jun. 30, 2014
Last comment by MVResident67, on Jul 3, 2014 at 9:21 am | 11 comments | 494 Views

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Inks might vote on San Antonio redevelopment

Mountain View's city attorney and the California Fair Political Practices Commission are busy hashing out whether council...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2014
Last comment by Sparty, on Jul 3, 2014 at 8:41 am | 35 comments | 3767 Views

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Woman arrested in assault on two Caltrain conductors

An unruly passenger was arrested in Mountain View after she physically assaulted two Caltrain conductors Saturday night,...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2014
Last comment by MVResident67, on Jul 2, 2014 at 9:57 am | 8 comments | 2513 Views

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Flash! Milk Pail settlement

Forwarding from Lenmy Siegel, at City Council meeting, minutes ago: "At the hearing just now (9:25 pm) Steve Rasmussen...

Original post made by Max Hauser on Jul. 1, 2014
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Jul 2, 2014 at 12:52 am | 4 comments | 262 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Re-imagining hot lunch

Most people don't have fond memories of school lunches, but the Mountain View Whisman School District is taking steps to...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2014
Last comment by Ellen Wheeler, on Jul 2, 2014 at 12:30 am | 6 comments | 2031 Views

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More downtown retail space to be lost to office

In a meeting Wednesday evening, the city's zoning administrator is set to approve an office developer's request to use a...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2014
Last comment by Garrett, on Jul 1, 2014 at 8:52 pm | 36 comments | 5779 Views

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Middle class anxiety over rising rents

They might not be the sort of folks you'd expect to hear making such complaints, but several Mountain View families with...

Original post made on May. 30, 2014
Last comment by Ex resident, on Jul 1, 2014 at 3:28 pm | 144 comments | 12980 Views
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