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AROUND TOWN

Train depot remodel lacks public restroom

In the coming weeks, interior construction is scheduled to begin on a wine bar inside the city's "train depot." But city...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2009
Last comment by Mrs. Clause, on Dec 14, 2009 at 2:25 pm | 23 comments | 1721 Views

SPORTS

Spartan runners take rare state title

The Mountain View High School boys cross country team has brought home a state championship title — the first such...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2009
Last comment by dennis morton, on Dec 14, 2009 at 1:54 pm | 2 comments | 3840 Views

AROUND TOWN

TONIGHT: District to vote on special ed cuts

This evening, trustees of the Mountain View Whisman School District board are scheduled to vote on a measure to reduce the...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2009
Last comment by parent, on Dec 14, 2009 at 8:41 am | 8 comments | 1330 Views

AROUND TOWN

Where's the fire?

Was there a major fire around midnight? Heard 6 sirens go by, heading toward the east Whisman district. A few more went...

Original post made by Jes Sayin on Dec. 14, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1302 Views

AROUND TOWN

City hosts high speed rail meeting

This evening at the Senior Center, the city will hold a public meeting that is entirely focused on the California High Speed...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2009
Last comment by conservative87, on Dec 13, 2009 at 7:30 am | 4 comments | 1602 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pre-K program teaches kids how to learn

Though the school year is well under way, organizers of a new pre-kindergarten program are already planning for busy days...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2009
Last comment by LaDonna Wicklund, on Dec 12, 2009 at 8:18 am | 1 comment | 2102 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Eshoo opposes Obama's Afghan troop surge

Calling Afghanistan "the graveyard of nations," Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Palo Alto, announced last week her opposition to President...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2009
Last comment by dfb, on Dec 12, 2009 at 2:38 am | 18 comments | 1811 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council rejects younger commission applicants

The City Council on Tuesday decided to bring back Arnold Soderbergh for another term on the Environmental Planning Commission,...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2009
Last comment by Arnold Soderberg, on Dec 11, 2009 at 10:09 pm | 6 comments | 1663 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local chamber launches 'Green University'

The Mountain View Chamber of Commerce hopes its new "Green Business University" will encourage small companies to tackle...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2009
Last comment by A community volunteer, on Dec 11, 2009 at 5:42 pm | 3 comments | 1582 Views

AROUND TOWN

Building owners slapped with 'compliance permit'

Under requirements approved Tuesday by the City Council, property owners caught with buildings that seriously run afoul of...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2009
Last comment by John Inks, on Dec 11, 2009 at 5:39 pm | 4 comments | 1824 Views

AROUND TOWN

Manifesto

<B>PERSONALLY</I></B>, I thought our war against the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics had already been won fair and square. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2009
Last comment by Don Frances, on Dec 10, 2009 at 3:34 pm | 2 comments | 1407 Views

AROUND TOWN

Victim of trail attack says she's not intimidated

Crystal Stokes says she only jogs about once a month, making it all the more unlikely that the 27-year-old Mountain View...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2009
Last comment by AnnieK, on Dec 10, 2009 at 3:31 pm | 18 comments | 1329 Views

AROUND TOWN

Homeless man on a mission

In his effort to create a homeless shelter in Mountain View, Jess Santana fights for a cause like a much younger man with...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2009
Last comment by Daniel DeBolt, on Dec 10, 2009 at 3:11 pm | 7 comments | 1772 Views

ELECTIONS

Parents worry over cuts to special ed assistants

A proposal to cut back the hours and benefits of nearly a dozen employees in the Mountain View Whisman School District's...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2009
Last comment by Anonymous, on Dec 9, 2009 at 8:57 pm | 31 comments | 4093 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Linden Tree Children's Bookstore in L.A. looking for new owners

In case you didn't know, the Linden Tree owners are retiring and looking for a buyer. It's a beautiful bookstore for children....

Original post made by Margaret on Dec. 9, 2009
Last comment by d, on Dec 9, 2009 at 2:08 pm | 1 comment | 1476 Views

AROUND TOWN

Homeless man on a mission

Jess Santana fights for a cause like a much younger man with much greater resources. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=5654...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2009
Last comment by Sharon, on Dec 9, 2009 at 12:55 pm | 1 comment | 1522 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents worry over cuts to special ed assistants

A proposal to cut back the hours and benefits of nearly a dozen employees in the Mountain View Whisman School District's...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2009
Last comment by joe, on Dec 9, 2009 at 6:30 am | 4 comments | 2183 Views

AROUND TOWN

Victim of trail attack says she's not intimidated

Crystal Stokes says she only jogs about once a month, making it all the more unlikely that the 27-year-old Mountain View...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2009
Last comment by Walker, on Dec 8, 2009 at 5:59 pm | 1 comment | 1414 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Campaign pits sports leagues against owls

With the burrowing owl as its poster child, the Audubon Society has started a campaign to make Shoreline Park into an owl...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Big, on Dec 8, 2009 at 10:26 am | 33 comments | 2372 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police: Increased patrols curbing gang violence

Concern over rising gang activity earlier this fall has led to extra patrol cars to monitor weekend activity, and Mountain...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2009
Last comment by Mr. DePortum, on Dec 7, 2009 at 3:45 pm | 5 comments | 1485 Views
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