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AROUND TOWN

Just hanging around

Twin brothers Eli, left, and Mark beat the heat on a warm day by spending some time on the swings at Pioneer Park in downtown...

Original post made on May. 5, 2010
Last comment by Sammy the Squirrel, on May 5, 2010 at 7:46 pm | 2 comments | 1168 Views

RESTAURANTS

Clap your hands for papusas

It's easy to miss Rincon Sabroso. This small and low-key Mexican restaurant is all but hidden alongside empty storefronts...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2009
Last comment by sean, on May 5, 2010 at 5:04 pm | 3 comments | 2717 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Poll shows support for MV Whisman bond

It would seem like a bad time to ask anyone for money, but a new survey of likely voters shows a strong level of support...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2010
Last comment by Garrett, on May 5, 2010 at 12:20 am | 17 comments | 1822 Views

AROUND TOWN

Caltrain fatality near San Antonio station

A Caltrain fatally struck a pedestrian near the San Antonio station in Mountain View Monday evening, May 3, a transit agency...

Original post made on May. 3, 2010
Last comment by Dad, on May 4, 2010 at 11:23 pm | 6 comments | 1831 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Graham gets new assistant principal

The Mountain View Whisman School District has announced that Steve Chesley will take on the job of assistant principal at...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2010
Last comment by areathea, on May 4, 2010 at 7:26 pm | 14 comments | 2171 Views

AROUND TOWN

City taps Utah chief to head Fire Department

Bradley Wardle, a veteran firefighter from Utah, will head the Mountain View Fire Department beginning on April 30, city...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2010
Last comment by Jimmy, on May 4, 2010 at 3:44 pm | 2 comments | 1671 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino Hospital opens 'cyberknife' cancer center

A new tumor-treatment facility at El Camino Hospital could help address the hospital's recent budget woes by attracting more...

Original post made on May. 4, 2010
Last comment by @ECH taxpayer, on May 4, 2010 at 3:12 pm | 2 comments | 1300 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man killed at Caltrain station in Mountain View

An unidentified "adult male" apparently stepped off the San Antonio Station passenger platform into the path of a speeding...

Original post made on May. 4, 2010
Last comment by RK, on May 4, 2010 at 10:36 am | 1 comment | 1399 Views

AROUND TOWN

Citywide Garage Sale on Saturday, May 1

Don't forget the citywide Garage Sale at participating homes this Saturday, May 1, from 8am to 2pm! Maps to homes are soon...

Original post made by mvresident4567 on Apr. 28, 2010
Last comment by Sparto, on May 3, 2010 at 6:17 pm | 1 comment | 1074 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Toys banned for 'unhealthy' fast-food meals

Tuesday was a sad day for the Happy Meal. The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors voted to ban toys and other prizes...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2010
Last comment by mvresident, on May 3, 2010 at 4:05 pm | 25 comments | 2544 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Robbers' armed heist a bust

Two men unsuccessfully tried to rob a Mountain View grocery store late Thursday night before fleeing the scene less than...

Original post made on May. 3, 2010
Last comment by Thom, on May 3, 2010 at 3:14 pm | 1 comment | 1293 Views

AROUND TOWN

Posh Bagel owners arrested for alleged insurance fraud

The owner and founder of several Bay Area bakeries has been arrested on suspicion of failing to report employee injuries...

Original post made on May. 3, 2010
Last comment by George Olson, on May 3, 2010 at 9:23 am | 1 comment | 1106 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gay youth 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. 31, 2009
Last comment by Larry Edward, on May 3, 2010 at 3:15 am | 10 comments | 1894 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pot club owner initiates court battle with city

In hopes of taking the issue all the way to the state Supreme Court, the operator of a newly opened medical marijuana dispensary...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2010
Last comment by PeaceLove, on May 3, 2010 at 12:48 am | 7 comments | 1092 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Saint Francis teen helps school in India

Bangalore is known as the Silicon Valley of India, but in the shadow of its huge IT companies are schools without electricity,...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2010
Last comment by Karina, on Apr 30, 2010 at 4:30 pm | 1 comment | 1519 Views

AROUND TOWN

The long goodbye

<B>I'M HEADED</I></B> to the hospital &#8212; and everything's fine. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=5991...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2010
Last comment by Andrew L. Freedman, on Apr 30, 2010 at 7:40 am | 1 comment | 1211 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino Hospital takes $11 million hit this year

El Camino officials say there are several reasons why their financial picture isn't as rosy as expected, but the bottom line...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2010
Last comment by Robert, on Apr 29, 2010 at 1:02 pm | 5 comments | 1450 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Madrigal choir is finally back home -- with $50,000 to raise

After the shut-down of European airspace stranded them in Paris for an extra week, the Mountain View High School Madrigal...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2010
Last comment by David Weatherford, on Apr 29, 2010 at 12:50 pm | 1 comment | 1446 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Laid-off workers turn to nursing

At the medical and nursing assistant classes run by the Mountain View-Los Altos Adult School, the impact of the recession...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2010
Last comment by Mary K, on Apr 28, 2010 at 6:41 pm | 4 comments | 1692 Views

AROUND TOWN

Teen girl attacked, injured at Whisman Park

A 14-year-old girl suffered a concussion after she was struck by another teenager at Whisman Park on April 23, Mountain View...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2010
Last comment by to haha, on Apr 28, 2010 at 4:28 pm | 2 comments | 1180 Views
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