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AROUND TOWN

A 'magical day'

Given her prognosis, it would be hard to fault Jen Bulik for feeling down. Yet, despite being told she might not live to...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2013
Last comment by Nice, on Aug 1, 2013 at 12:21 pm | 1 comment | 1126 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council OKs plastic bag ban

The days of plastic grocery bags in Mountain View are numbered. City Council members voted on Tuesday to ban the distribution...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2012
Last comment by PA Resident, on Aug 1, 2013 at 8:25 am | 9 comments | 1858 Views

AROUND TOWN

Women pepper-spray security guard in denim heist

A group of women made off with close to $2,000 in jeans from the Mountain View Kohl's after spraying a security guard in...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2013
Last comment by usa, on Jul 31, 2013 at 5:36 pm | 4 comments | 1120 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Donors throw dream wedding for MV woman with terminal cancer

Jen Bulik thought she had all the time in the world to plan her dream wedding. Then the 35-year-old Mountain View woman was...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2013
Last comment by denise, on Jul 31, 2013 at 4:44 pm | 7 comments | 2979 Views

AROUND TOWN

Former pro to coach MVHS varsity baseball team

The Mountain View High School varsity baseball team has a new coach. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=7200...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2013
Last comment by Zephaniah, on Jul 31, 2013 at 11:53 am | 2 comments | 1262 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New teaching system a hit

Since the Explicit Direct Instruction program was introduced at the beginning of this school year, Craig Goldman, superintendent...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2012
Last comment by Jane Doe, on Jul 31, 2013 at 8:53 am | 12 comments | 1936 Views

AROUND TOWN

Oregon fires trigger Bay Area health advisory

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District issued a health advisory for residents in the region because of increased pollution...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2013
Last comment by confusing, on Jul 30, 2013 at 11:09 am | 1 comment | 1090 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kids like Summer Outdoor Movie

Last Friday night, I went to Eagle Park to watch the Summer Outdoor Movie, “Wreck-it Ralph”. I liked the movie. It was about...

Original post made by Stacy Callahan on Jul. 29, 2013
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AROUND TOWN

Measure M ruled unconstitutional

Measure M, the voter approved initiative to cap executives salaries at El Camino Hospital, has been declared unconstitutional...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2013
Last comment by PH, on Jul 29, 2013 at 4:42 pm | 13 comments | 873 Views

AROUND TOWN

Memorial named for fallen Marine

Although he is sure his son, who was very humble, wouldn't have wanted the fanfare, Pete Manoukian said he and his family...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2013
Last comment by Captain_America, on Jul 29, 2013 at 3:56 pm | 2 comments | 1037 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Eshoo votes to defund NSA phone program

U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Menlo Park, voted Wednesday in favor of an amendment to a defense spending bill that would require...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2013
Last comment by USA, on Jul 28, 2013 at 4:09 pm | 4 comments | 1005 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Protest of Castro Street development

On Monday at 6:30 p.m. a group of residents is set to assemble to speak their minds about a redevelopment proposed for Castro...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2013
Last comment by Life Beyond Cars, on Jul 28, 2013 at 3:06 pm | 59 comments | 24393 Views

AROUND TOWN

Floating yoga at Shoreline

The newest activity at the Shoreline Lake Aquatic Center is an unusual sight -- a Saturday morning yoga class bobbing in...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2013
Last comment by erika c, on Jul 27, 2013 at 12:54 pm | 2 comments | 5210 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A cautionary note on Plan Bay Area

We hope that Plan Bay Area, the ambitious regional planning document that assigns housing quotas for counties and cities,...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2013
Last comment by Lane Mason, on Jul 27, 2013 at 12:07 pm | 1 comment | 1351 Views

OTHER ISSUES

ABAG Bags the Bay Area

I was in Oakland yesterday for the ABAG (Association of Bay Area Governments) meeting. They were there to vote on a very...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Jul. 19, 2013
Last comment by Steve, until recently from Sylvan Park, on Jul 26, 2013 at 2:28 pm | 1 comment | 800 Views

AROUND TOWN

Facebook chef dies in motorcycle accident

Facebook executive chef Josef Desimone was killed in a motorcycle accident Monday morning, according to a Facebook post by...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2013
Last comment by ris, on Jul 25, 2013 at 8:01 pm | 2 comments | 1538 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Diving into science

This week, high-schoolers dove into a subject that at first glance might seem rather mundane. But according to Los Altos...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2013
Last comment by 100% bicycle commuter, on Jul 25, 2013 at 6:40 pm | 2 comments | 1812 Views

ELECTIONS

Planning director: 'Plan Bay Area' aligns with Mountain View's vision

A coalition of Bay Area leaders late Thursday night approved a controversial plan designed to accommodate population growth...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2013
Last comment by Garrett, on Jul 25, 2013 at 6:26 pm | 21 comments | 12364 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Young man's murder leaves family heartbroken

Life was never easy for Ronald "Ronnie" Gomez Mires, an 18-year-old who grew up in a Mountain View foster home. But he was...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2009
Last comment by Angelina Monique, on Jul 25, 2013 at 12:29 am | 20 comments | 2814 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google delays Bay View office project at NASA Ames

After the City Council refused to approve a shuttle bridge for Google over Stevens Creek, Google has announced the delay...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2013
Last comment by Bridges over Stevens Creek, on Jul 24, 2013 at 10:09 pm | 13 comments | 1088 Views
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