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AROUND TOWN

City fires IT contractor

The council decided unanimously Tuesday to create a 13-person, in-house information technology department to replace a costly...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2007
Last comment by MtnView Citizen, on Dec 3, 2007 at 3:27 pm | 1 comment | 3690 Views

AROUND TOWN

Light up the holidays

Several hundred people, most of them young children, gathered in Mountain View's Civic Center Plaza on Monday night, waiting...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2007
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Dec 5, 2007 at 9:42 am | 1 comment | 3736 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Forty years of feuding over student parking

A 40-year debate over parking on the streets surrounding Mountain View High School continued last week, as the district successfully...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2007
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Dec 9, 2007 at 11:18 am | 1 comment | 3905 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Navy to close bargain stores at Moffett

The Navy has announced that its Moffett Field hardware store, department store and barber shop will close Feb. 2 as part...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2007
Last comment by Otter, on Dec 13, 2007 at 7:53 am | 1 comment | 4646 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council passes tenant relocation ordinance

The City Council voted 6-1 Tuesday to require those who wish to demolish, redevelop or convert low income rental housing...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2007
Last comment by acutegrl, on Dec 15, 2007 at 8:08 pm | 1 comment | 3833 Views

AROUND TOWN

El Camino execs see big salary increases

[CLARIFICATION: This story as it appeared in the Oct. 26 print edition provided some misleading information on executive...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2007
Last comment by Unemployed, on Dec 16, 2007 at 9:46 am | 1 comment | 3884 Views

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Del Medio apartment destroyed by grease fire

A three-alarm fire that destroyed one apartment unit last Sunday and damaged three others was started after a cooking fire...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2007
Last comment by x, on Dec 20, 2007 at 8:22 pm | 1 comment | 3919 Views

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ABAG again angers officials

Regional housing targets from the Association of Bay Area Governments may be a thorn in Mountain View's side for yet another...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2007
Last comment by Kent Scharninghausen, on Dec 21, 2007 at 11:32 pm | 1 comment | 3883 Views

RESTAURANTS

The stars are aligned for Chez TJ

When Americans think of Michelin, usually what comes to mind is the French company that makes tires under the roly-poly Michelin...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2007
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Dec 22, 2007 at 11:55 am | 1 comment | 5132 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Where the grizzly bears roam

I love ideas that seem outrageous at first blush but make more sense the deeper you delve. For example: We should repopulate...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2007
Last comment by Jill Corsiglia, on Dec 30, 2007 at 8:12 am | 1 comment | 3693 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Educators bemoan declining coverage

Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=347 posted Wednesday, January 9, 2008, 3:40 PM...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2008
Last comment by Serge Bonte, on Jan 9, 2008 at 8:42 pm | 1 comment | 3798 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police seek info in head injury case

Mountain View police are seeking the public's help in determining whether a head injury sustained by a local man on New Year's...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2008
Last comment by Family member of the victim, on Jan 10, 2008 at 7:59 pm | 1 comment | 3714 Views

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PART 3: THE FUTURE IS UNWRITTEN

Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=345 posted Wednesday, January 9, 2008, 3:24 PM...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2008
Last comment by Alison Chaiken, on Jan 14, 2008 at 11:39 am | 1 comment | 3852 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Surprise confession for '88 Mt. View murder

There was a shocking development last week in a South Bay murder trial when the defendant, who previously had not admitted...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2008
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Jan 19, 2008 at 8:11 am | 1 comment | 3734 Views

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SOFIA comes to Moffett

Local residents wondered what an enormous jumbo jet was doing flying so low over Mountain View on Monday, trailed by an FA-18...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2008
Last comment by David, on Jan 19, 2008 at 2:37 pm | 1 comment | 3746 Views

RESTAURANTS

Deedee's, KFC rejected by zoning

A proposed KFC with a drive-through at El Camino Real and Mariposa Street was rejected by zoning administrator Peter Gilli...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2008
Last comment by Annabelle, on Jan 21, 2008 at 10:25 pm | 1 comment | 4644 Views

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Murlagan house used for fire training

"Don't worry, we've only lost a few reporters since we started doing this," joked fire department spokesman Lynn Brown. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2008
Last comment by Sharkbait, on Jan 28, 2008 at 11:17 am | 1 comment | 3470 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Letters to the Editor

<B>Desperate and diner-less Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=3616 posted Friday, December...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2008
Last comment by Jeanette Sollén, on Jan 29, 2008 at 5:11 am | 1 comment | 3381 Views

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SmugMug smiles for the camera

Chris MacAskill spent childhood life on Oakland's streets and could easily have become a homeless statistic. Instead, he...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2008
Last comment by marc silber, on Feb 1, 2008 at 9:35 am | 1 comment | 25334 Views

OTHER ISSUES

What do you think Google should do re: Yahoo?

Mountain View company, Google, has posted a blog that objects to Microsoft's bid for Yahoo!. See http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2008/02/yahoo-and-future-of-internet.html Do...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Feb. 4, 2008
Last comment by Lives downtown, on Feb 28, 2008 at 8:38 pm | 1 comment | 3890 Views
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