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AROUND TOWN

Crime brief: brawl at bar

Police arrested a man last Friday after he allegedly threw his bike lock at someone's head and punched two patrons at the...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2014
Last comment by Dylan Carlson, on Jul 14, 2014 at 2:03 am | 9 comments | 3145 Views

AROUND TOWN

Resentment builds against fruit thieves

Downtown property owners say they are creeped out and irritated by the regular presence of fruit thieves in their neighborhood...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2009
Last comment by Carmingo, on Jul 13, 2014 at 4:00 pm | 37 comments | 5099 Views

AROUND TOWN

City delays decision on WhatsApp building

On Wednesday evening Zoning Administrator Gerry Beaudin delayed approval of an office developer's controversial request...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2014
Last comment by Steve A., on Jul 13, 2014 at 2:45 pm | 9 comments | 5312 Views

RESTAURANTS

Chef Liu reverting to Mervyn's restaurant; historic lounge closing for now

A memory of many longtime Mountain-View residents is Mervyn's "Fine Foods" ("For Delightful Dining . . . and Cocktails"),...

Original post made by Max Hauser on Jul. 2, 2014
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Jul 12, 2014 at 1:04 pm | 4 comments | 2066 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council shifts gears on San Antonio plan

After sharp public opposition delayed phase two of Merlone Geier's Village at San Antonio Center project last week, City...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2014
Last comment by Taxpayer, on Jul 11, 2014 at 3:22 pm | 1 comment | 2970 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police nab suspected 'smelly' bank robber

Police arrested a man suspected of shoplifting at a CVS Pharmacy Tuesday whom they believe is the same malodorous man who...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2014
Last comment by DP, on Jul 11, 2014 at 12:15 pm | 4 comments | 6020 Views

RESTAURANTS

Old treat with a new twist

In the midst of getting her doctorate degree in immunology from Stanford University, Lori Phillips began experimenting with...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2014
Last comment by randy albin, on Jul 11, 2014 at 10:24 am | 1 comment | 4800 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Dry Times: In-depth discussion about Bay Area water issues

Hear a panel discussion - and pose questions - to a panel of water experts. Speakers: Jim Fiedler, Santa Clara Valley...

Original post made by Lisa Krieger on Jul. 10, 2014
Last comment by Lisa Krieger, on Jul 10, 2014 at 10:01 pm | 1 comment | 422 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Dry Times: In-depth discussion about Bay Area water issues

Hear panel discussion - and pose questions - about urgent Bay Area water issues. Speakers: Jim Fiedler, Santa Clara...

Original post made by Lisa Krieger on Jul. 10, 2014
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AROUND TOWN

Avoid the 13: No arrests in Mountain View

Avoid the 13 deployments arrested 45 people in Santa Clara County on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2014
Last comment by Lets Re-Evaluate, on Jul 10, 2014 at 11:58 am | 1 comment | 2464 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mayor won't join anti-gun violence coalition

Mountain View Mayor John Inks has declined a request to join a coalition of over 1,000 mayors across the country that want...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2013
Last comment by Sparty, on Jul 9, 2014 at 2:27 pm | 240 comments | 25847 Views

AROUND TOWN

July Fourth chili competition to heat up Mitchell Park

On a summer afternoon calling for lemonade and Popsicles, Palo Alto's avid chili chefs will fire up their stoves, hover over...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2014
Last comment by Goldenslate, on Jul 8, 2014 at 5:13 pm | 1 comment | 3723 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Local vets laud, decry Palo Alto VA system

At a meeting hosted at the Palo Alto VA Hospital Monday, an auditorium full of veterans, their children and spouses spoke...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2014
Last comment by MV since 1980, on Jul 8, 2014 at 4:05 pm | 1 comment | 3260 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A front-row seat watching the city boom

As I retire from the ==I Voice== and reflect on the remarkable way Kate Wakerly went about establishing an independent newspaper...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2014
Last comment by Susan, on Jul 8, 2014 at 8:51 am | 10 comments | 4803 Views

AROUND TOWN

Deal reached to save Milk Pail

Milk Pail Market owner Steve Rasmussen and developer Merlone Geier announced Tuesday night that they had reached a last-minute...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2014
Last comment by no more verbal public input, on Jul 7, 2014 at 11:25 pm | 65 comments | 11617 Views

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Fighting summer hunger

Summer may give kids a few months of reprieve from homework, math problems and essays, but for many students it means losing...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2014
Last comment by Cordelia, on Jul 7, 2014 at 6:20 pm | 1 comment | 3390 Views

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 | 6323 Views

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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 | 1598 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 | 7410 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 4242 Views
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