May the Fourth be with you at MV library
Star Wars fans will have plenty to celebrate about on Saturday, May 4. The Mountain View Public Library will be hosting "May the Fourth Be With You Star Wars Day" from noon t...
Scuffle in Safeway parking lot
A shoving match in a Safeway parking lot ended not with a bang, but with murmured threats of mutual prosecution on Saturday, April 6, according to police.
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Love and Terror in Middle East
LOVE AND TERROR IN THE MIDDLE EAST, 3rd Ed., by Dr. Frank Romano: author event
Saturday, Sept. 22nd, 1-4 pm, Barnes & Noble, 11 W. Hillsdale Blvd., San Mateo, CA 94403
MV Reads Together announces next book
Living in Silicon Valley, Mountain View residents often recognize the power of creativity. This fall, they will have a chance to explore the mechanisms behind innovation with ...
Classes help parents help their kids
There are many ideas for ways to close the gap in achievement that exists between students from poor families and their better-off peers. But any approach is sure to fall shor...
MV Reads Together goes green
Mountain View Reads Together is going all out this year. Not only are participants asked to read Bill McKibben's book, "Earth," but to also attend numerous November events, in...
Feature story: Surrounded by superheroes
Dealing in comics many fans would involuntarily drool over is standard practice for Lee's Comics founder Lee Hester. Photo by Veronica Weber. Related stories:
The 'Idea Man' comes to town
Space enthusiasts, computer engineers, software designers, neurologists, astronomers, cancer survivors and aspiring entrepreneurs all had good reason to fork out $32 to attend...
Carbajal jury deadlocked on 4 of 6 charges
The jury in the trial of Pedro Carbajal remains deadlocked on four of the six counts facing the former Mountain View soccer coach. They have ruled on two of the six counts, ho...
Actor Rainn Wilson hits the book circuit
Actor Rainn Wilson, who plays an egomaniacal paper salesman in the TV show "The Office," spoke at a packed Books Inc. on Castro Street last week to pitch his new book, "Soul P...
Council OKs flood basin concept for McKelvey
Though they took issue with several design details, City Council members approved a conceptual plan Tuesday for turning McKelvey Park into a 15-foot-deep flood basin, includin...
Lice are not nice — just ask Natalie
In between homework and soccer practice, Los Altos sixth grader Natalie Lillie has a busy month of book signings, presentations and interviews.
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Time for Mountain View to read together
With the school year in full swing, the city is asking Mountain View students and their families to add just one more book to the reading list: "The Mailbox," by Audrey Shafer...
Food critic fights anorexia at home
"Hungry" is not just another book about anorexia, of which there are many. It is also a portrait of how a confluence of societal and social pressures wreaked havoc on the Himm...
College textbooks go online
At a time when going to college is more costly than ever, there is one bright spot for students: Due to the use of online academic materials, the price of textbooks may be fal...
Diplomat still leads dramatic life
When former President Bill Clinton traveled to North Korea last month to negotiate the release of two American journalists, the advisor at his side was Mountain View resident ...
Moms' fashion bombs
Moms have issues with fashion.
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A story in last week's Voice, "Council gives stimulus funds to homeowners," gave an incorrect unit of measurement when discussing greenhouse gas emissions. The stor...
Alta Vista student causes lockdown
A potentially dangerous situation was averted Monday when an enraged high school student shoved his mother, struck a police officer and ran onto the Mountain View High School ...
The power of sexy
Some local environmentalists are deploying a new weapon in the fight against global warming: the female figure.
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Vera N. Kottinger
Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=3642 posted Friday, December 28, 2007, 12:00 AM