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AROUND TOWN

Pickup runs amok, rams into man on California

A mysterious car crash last Thursday afternoon left a 19-year-old Mountain View resident in serious condition, after a truck...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2009
Last comment by suspicious, on Feb 15, 2009 at 9:23 pm | 3 comments | 1922 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mandatory water restrictions on the way

Santa Clara County residents will face mandatory water rationing this spring, although it is not yet clear exactly when,...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2009
Last comment by h brunner, on Feb 15, 2009 at 2:25 pm | 1 comment | 2118 Views

AROUND TOWN

Father-daughter duo arrested in pot bust

Mountain View police arrested a father and daughter last week for allegedly growing marijuana for sale. The bust came after...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2008
Last comment by hometownMV, on Feb 14, 2009 at 1:16 pm | 23 comments | 2609 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Youth get activities, but not at the Senior Center

Once again, the Mountain View Senior Center was spared the fate of having teens using its facilities in the evenings. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Santo, on Feb 14, 2009 at 12:16 pm | 1 comment | 2103 Views

SPORTS

The need for Kleenspeed

A company called Kleenspeed Technologies has quietly established itself in a large building at Moffett Field, operating with...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2009
Last comment by Alice Hooper, on Feb 13, 2009 at 11:06 am | 4 comments | 2771 Views

OTHER ISSUES

An Indo-American bank comes to Mountain View

Given the worldwide economic recession, this might seem like a strange time to open a bank. But Vinod Thukral and Jim Wall...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2009
Last comment by Black Power, on Feb 11, 2009 at 8:03 pm | 2 comments | 1999 Views

AROUND TOWN

Put the article about ATM skimming on-line

That's news that people really need to know. Put it on-line so we can send the link to our friends....

Original post made by Bernie Brightman on Feb. 10, 2009
Last comment by Bernie Brightman, on Feb 10, 2009 at 12:59 pm | 2 comments | 1913 Views

SPORTS

Peanut butter recall hits local schools

Two Mountain View schools will no longer be selling peanut butter cookies or dough after a recall of these products, which...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2009
Last comment by melissa, on Feb 10, 2009 at 12:47 pm | 2 comments | 2571 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Local leaders take on hate crime

A dozen community leaders, responding to alleged hate crimes from late last year, met last week and agreed it is time to...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2009
Last comment by Paul White, on Feb 10, 2009 at 12:25 pm | 1 comment | 2121 Views

SPORTS

Leagues abuzz over field fee

As it faces a $6 million budget deficit, Mountain View may soon start charging local sports leagues a fee for the use of...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2009
Last comment by Mr. DePortum, on Feb 9, 2009 at 7:18 am | 3 comments | 3047 Views

ELECTIONS

No on Proposition 8 rally attracts crowd

Several hundred opponents of Proposition 8 rallied outside Mountain View City Hall Saturday, many dressed up as brides and...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2008
Last comment by Disagree, on Feb 8, 2009 at 4:03 pm | 12 comments | 2708 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PACT program gets its own campus

With Castro Elementary School at full capacity, trustees decided last week to move the school's popular PACT program to a...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2009
Last comment by Parent, on Feb 8, 2009 at 3:53 pm | 130 comments | 3910 Views

AROUND TOWN

Field of Beautiful Yellow Flowers on Grant Rd.

Have you seen the beautiful field of yellow flowers on Grant ? At the location of the farm that closed a few years back....

Original post made by MV-Res on Feb. 3, 2009
Last comment by Catherine, on Feb 5, 2009 at 4:07 pm | 1 comment | 2118 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council supports idea for 25 cent bag fee

A proposal to discourage single use shopping bags gained the support of the City Council on Tuesday night, setting the stage...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2009
Last comment by dparksion, on Feb 5, 2009 at 2:57 pm | 8 comments | 2206 Views

OTHER ISSUES

'Goose lavatory' at Shoreline Park

Years ago the Canada Geese came to Shoreline Park. They never left. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=3253...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2007
Last comment by S.N., on Feb 5, 2009 at 1:17 pm | 10 comments | 4979 Views

AROUND TOWN

Two for the road

The bardic tradition is alive and well in a Dodge van with 363,000 miles on it. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=4827...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2009
Last comment by Daniel DeBolt, on Feb 5, 2009 at 12:49 pm | 2 comments | 1846 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Homelessness meeting Monday

A newly formed advocacy group in Mountain View called the North County Homeless Housing Coalition hopes to put an end to...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2009
Last comment by Daniel DeBolt, on Feb 5, 2009 at 10:54 am | 3 comments | 2161 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Antonio Center owners propose redevelopment

The City Council approved three major gatekeeper requests Tuesday, one of which could lead to a massive revamp of San Antonio...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2009
Last comment by Steve, on Feb 4, 2009 at 7:29 pm | 6 comments | 1956 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'I have put my heart and soul into it'

Ten years ago, former Mountain View educator Gay Krause started her second career, taking over an abandoned building on the...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2009
Last comment by Parent, on Feb 4, 2009 at 6:52 am | 2 comments | 2090 Views

AROUND TOWN

Schools warn of looming job cuts

Administrators of both Mountain View school districts say that under Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's most recent budget proposal,...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2009
Last comment by Observer, on Feb 4, 2009 at 6:48 am | 5 comments | 1961 Views
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