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AROUND TOWN

VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Electrifying Caltrain

Do you support Caltrain being electrified? Each week, the Voice goes out to Castro Street in downtown Mountain View and asks...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2012
Last comment by Phil Aaronson, on Oct 16, 2012 at 5:51 am | 2 comments | 2015 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council tells developer to scale back San Antonio project

In a study session Tuesday, City Council members rejected a new redevelopment proposal for San Antonio shopping center, telling...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2012
Last comment by Serena, on Oct 15, 2012 at 4:22 pm | 4 comments | 1542 Views

BOOKS

New book sheds light on city's earliest buildings

A new book by Mountain View historian Nick Perry gives a sense of place to the city's history, including an area that was...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2012
Last comment by Betty Moore Gregory, on Oct 15, 2012 at 3:21 pm | 2 comments | 2630 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tonight: pedestrian deaths spur neighborhood meeting

In hopes of making their streets safer, residents of the Shoreline West neighborhood are taking action in response to this...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2012
Last comment by Details, please, on Oct 14, 2012 at 11:13 am | 27 comments | 3813 Views

AROUND TOWN

New details in pedestrian death on California Street

Police have released more information on the California Street accident that killed an Illinois man on Sept. 15. Read the...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2012
Last comment by i love you joshua, on Oct 13, 2012 at 8:37 pm | 9 comments | 1725 Views

ELECTIONS

Five running for three seats in school board race

The Mountain View Whisman School District is poised to hold its first contested election since 2004, with five contenders...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2012
Last comment by Kathy Swartz, on Oct 13, 2012 at 7:19 pm | 2 comments | 2688 Views

AROUND TOWN

No charges for driver in fatal California Street collision

Police say they can't determine who was at fault -- the driver or the pedestrian -- in the Sept. 15 that resulted in the...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2012
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Oct 13, 2012 at 2:50 pm | 6 comments | 2105 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rite Aid to pay $800,000 for false advertising

Rite Aid Corporation has agreed to pay $800,000 for false and deceptive advertising. The company has settled a civil law-enforcement...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2012
Last comment by huh?, on Oct 13, 2012 at 7:00 am | 7 comments | 2506 Views

OTHER ISSUES

It is time to test chloramine

Amid the recent turmoil over dangerous chemicals in our food and toys, it's amazing to observe the federal government's somewhat...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2007
Last comment by MrsJ, on Oct 12, 2012 at 9:33 pm | 24 comments | 5073 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google eyes fixes for Shoreline traffic woes

In a series of invitation-only meetings, proposals are being discussed for fixing traffic problems in and out of the North...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2012
Last comment by GC, on Oct 12, 2012 at 8:14 pm | 17 comments | 2197 Views

ELECTIONS

Mountain View Whisman school board

<B>Note: Chris Chiang is one of five candidates running for the Mountain View Whisman School Board. His profile was mistakenly...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2012
Last comment by another candidate, on Oct 12, 2012 at 10:06 am | 1 comment | 3988 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVHS gets Friday night lights for home game

Excitement and frustration were in the air Monday night, as the school board voted to allow Mountain View High School students...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2012
Last comment by B, on Oct 12, 2012 at 7:11 am | 22 comments | 4665 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police eying speed on California Street

If two recent pedestrian deaths haven't slowed down drivers on California Street, a ticket from Mountain View police might...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Oct 11, 2012 at 2:37 pm | 18 comments | 2225 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Stanford physiologist shares Nobel Prize in chemistry

A Stanford Medical School professor today won the Nobel Prize in chemistry for his work on receptors that convey chemical...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2012
Last comment by Kate, on Oct 11, 2012 at 11:13 am | 1 comment | 2163 Views

SPORTS

Friday night lights: debate over night games at MVHS

The discussion was heated but civil Wednesday night as community members, Mountain View High School students and the school's...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2012
Last comment by William Symons, on Oct 11, 2012 at 8:45 am | 28 comments | 3917 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Thunder, lightning jolt Bay Area residents

Some Bay Area residents were startled when an unusual weather system brought lightning and thunder to the region overnight. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2012
Last comment by ellekay, on Oct 11, 2012 at 12:02 am | 5 comments | 2549 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Gov. Brown issues order to help reduce gas prices

The California Air Resources Board announced Sunday evening that it is easing certain restrictions on gasoline production...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2012
Last comment by kman, on Oct 10, 2012 at 2:00 pm | 10 comments | 2467 Views

AROUND TOWN

Vargas arrested in Minnesota

Jose Antonio Vargas, the Mountain View High School grad and immigration reform advocate, was arrested Friday and cited for...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2012
Last comment by CopperC, on Oct 9, 2012 at 5:47 pm | 5 comments | 1374 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bike use climbs in Mountain View

Bicycle advocates are buzzing about new census data which shows that bicycling to work is on the rise in Mountain View &#8212;...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2012
Last comment by Luis, on Oct 9, 2012 at 4:09 pm | 6 comments | 1454 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council candidates discuss high cost of housing

In a Whisman neighborhood forum Monday night, City Council candidates had differing views on how to tackle what they all...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2012
Last comment by Political Insider, on Oct 9, 2012 at 12:28 am | 8 comments | 3284 Views
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