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AROUND TOWN

Replacement workers force end to BMW strike

After eight weeks of picketing along El Camino Real with no pay, striking service writers and mechanics at BMW of Mountain...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2008
Last comment by Scab, on Aug 15, 2008 at 11:37 am | 12 comments | 2586 Views

AROUND TOWN

Letters to the Editor

<B>Note to <I>Voice</I></B> delivery: Lose the plastic bags Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=4224...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2008
Last comment by neighbor, on Aug 14, 2008 at 5:45 pm | 2 comments | 2357 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hangar One report called 'half victory'

After two years of threatening to demolish Hangar One rather than restore the historic structure, the Navy announced last...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2008
Last comment by Jon, on Aug 14, 2008 at 9:21 am | 2 comments | 2372 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local gay couples say 'I do'

It is a warm Friday afternoon with the sun lighting the fountain in C.W. Hobbs and Stephen Carney's back yard. The two jokingly...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2008
Last comment by CW&Stephen, on Aug 9, 2008 at 9:18 am | 38 comments | 4573 Views

OTHER ISSUES

New gang unit ready to go

The Mountain View Police Department and local counselors recently joined forces to quell gang violence with a new, collaborative...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2008
Last comment by Ned, on Aug 9, 2008 at 9:08 am | 1 comment | 2611 Views

ELECTIONS

VOICE endorsement: Edge goes to Caserta in Assembly race

Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=635 posted Thursday, May 29, 2008, 3:43 PM...

Original post made on May. 30, 2008
Last comment by Lynn Huidekoper, RN, on Aug 8, 2008 at 4:50 pm | 11 comments | 3421 Views

OTHER ISSUES

New twist to 'transparency' dispute

The simmering dispute over whether the Mountain View-Los Altos High School District should televise its meetings took an...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2008
Last comment by JG, on Aug 7, 2008 at 5:58 pm | 3 comments | 2621 Views

AROUND TOWN

Novel communication

At age 8, Joshua Smith already knows he wants to be an artist when he grows up. And with 19 published books and his own business...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2008
Last comment by Thomas Skousen, on Aug 7, 2008 at 4:02 pm | 3 comments | 2756 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Novel Communication

The article about Joshua was really great. I found his books at http://lulu.com/joshuaschildrensbooks He also goes to Peery...

Original post made by Craig on Aug. 1, 2008
Last comment by marifil, on Aug 6, 2008 at 4:12 am | 4 comments | 2770 Views

OTHER ISSUES

CSA adjusts to rough economy

Citing the rising cost of food and fuel, the Community Services Agency said last week that it is launching new projects to...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2008
Last comment by Ned, on Aug 5, 2008 at 8:31 pm | 1 comment | 2574 Views

AROUND TOWN

Committee to pick new downtown signs

On Tuesday, the city's downtown committee will choose between four new parking signs for the downtown that should help visitors...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2008
Last comment by Resident, on Aug 5, 2008 at 5:56 pm | 1 comment | 2307 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Tax hike proposed to fund BART extension

Once again, efforts are underway to bring Bay Area Rapid Transit to San Jose with the help of a sales tax increase. This...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2008
Last comment by Fafa Faya, on Aug 4, 2008 at 1:42 pm | 2 comments | 2642 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Better safe than sorry on immigration

The disclosure in last week's <I>Voice</I></B> that when making an arrest, in most cases Mountain View police officers do...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2008
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Aug 3, 2008 at 11:50 pm | 5 comments | 2664 Views

AROUND TOWN

Do you know any couples who met online?

This week's "Voices Around Town" question was: "Do you know any couples who met online?" The five answers are below. Click...

Original post made by Don Frances on Aug. 1, 2008
Last comment by Dave, on Aug 1, 2008 at 3:10 pm | 1 comment | 5456 Views

ELECTIONS

How voters can fight climate change

Last week the City Council considered a proposal to let Mountain View voters set specific goals for reducing the city's carbon...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2008
Last comment by David, on Jul 31, 2008 at 11:16 am | 1 comment | 3127 Views

AROUND TOWN

Navy to announce Hangar One's fate within days

The Navy is putting the "finishing touches" on a report evaluating options for Moffett Field's Hangar One, home of the USS...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2008
Last comment by Devon, on Jul 31, 2008 at 9:52 am | 3 comments | 2489 Views

AROUND TOWN

The table will take your order now

California Roadhouse, the now-defunct bar and grill at 401 Castro Street, was going for an old-school image. But its replacement,...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2008
Last comment by Rachael, on Jul 30, 2008 at 7:31 pm | 18 comments | 3082 Views

RESTAURANTS

Train Depot to sell wine, beer and delicacies

The six-year search for a business to take over the long-vacant Train Depot ended without a word Tuesday night, as an application...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2008
Last comment by eric, on Jul 30, 2008 at 5:11 pm | 2 comments | 3953 Views

SPORTS

Local skater's Olympic dreams

While sports fans gear up for this summer's Olympic Games in Beijing, Mountain View resident Katie Dano already has her heart...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2008
Last comment by Miss Ingalls, on Jul 30, 2008 at 3:46 pm | 4 comments | 3432 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Unwritten law for violent immigrants

The recent tragedy in San Francisco, when a father and his two sons were gunned down in cold blood, allegedly by an undocumented...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2008
Last comment by Don Frances, on Jul 29, 2008 at 8:41 pm | 17 comments | 2614 Views
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