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AROUND TOWN

Voices Around Town

This week's Voices Around Town question is, "Do you feel you have a good balance between work life and home life?" Of...

Original post made by Don Frances on Jun. 12, 2007
Last comment by GSB, on Jun 12, 2007 at 1:23 pm | 1 comment | 4177 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stop development before it's too late

The news of City Hall giving the ax to the farm on Grant Road is extremely disappointing and upsetting to me. I am still...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2007
Last comment by Daniel Mart, on Jun 15, 2007 at 10:40 am | 1 comment | 3957 Views

OTHER ISSUES

One hurt, several displaced in Church St. fire

The Red Cross has provided lodging for seven people, including an infant, after a two-alarm fire destroyed part of a Church...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2007
Last comment by Geoffrey Ziman, on Jun 15, 2007 at 1:41 pm | 1 comment | 4483 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford foothills scorched

A blackened Stanford Dish hiking trail was closed Tuesday following a blaze that consumed 128 acres of the foothills between...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2007
Last comment by Olaf, on Jul 2, 2007 at 7:45 pm | 1 comment | 3793 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Extreme marketing' at 7-Eleven

Like Homer Simpson lusting for a donut, fans descended on Mountain View's new, temporarily named "Kwik-E-Mart" after it opened...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2007
Last comment by Homer Simpson, on Jul 6, 2007 at 1:06 pm | 1 comment | 3637 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Catch 22 at El Camino Hospital

According to his personal physician, administrators at El Camino Hospital, where he would spend the next five and half years,...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2007
Last comment by Jimmy's Dad, on Jul 31, 2007 at 7:38 pm | 1 comment | 4130 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVLA picks new trustee

Joseph Mitchner, a Mountain View resident and self-described finance "nerd," has been appointed to the Mountain View-Los...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2007
Last comment by eric, on Aug 6, 2007 at 1:26 pm | 1 comment | 4337 Views

AROUND TOWN

Squabble over scanners

By Molly Tanenbaum Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=1161 posted Friday, March 10, 2006,...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2007
Last comment by eric, on Aug 8, 2007 at 7:38 am | 1 comment | 4098 Views

AROUND TOWN

How to live well in a toxic world

A few decades ago we didn't have all the autoimmune diseases and allergies that people are experiencing today. Just in the...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2007
Last comment by Tammy Gardner, on Aug 15, 2007 at 7:24 am | 1 comment | 3752 Views

AROUND TOWN

Alza: the last of a breed

Many Mountain View nonprofits probably saw it coming when Alza was purchased by the medical conglomerate Johnson and Johnson...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2007
Last comment by eric, on Aug 20, 2007 at 4:13 pm | 1 comment | 3681 Views

OTHER ISSUES

The AC paradox

A recent study concluded that air conditioners were increasing the outside air temperature in Tokyo by two to four degrees...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2007
Last comment by Joe, on Aug 22, 2007 at 4:01 pm | 1 comment | 3955 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Get our goose

Golfers and other park users say a huge population of Canada geese at Shoreline Park is turning the lawns and links into...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2007
Last comment by joe, on Aug 24, 2007 at 8:00 am | 1 comment | 20575 Views

RESTAURANTS

Portions fit for a cowboy

Los Charros, located next to the Holiday Inn on El Camino Real, could easily be mistaken for the hotel restaurant. In fact...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2007
Last comment by John Q Public, on Aug 30, 2007 at 5:27 pm | 1 comment | 5565 Views

AROUND TOWN

Clinic caters to younger set

They aren't children, they aren't adults — they're adolescents. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=3170...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2007
Last comment by Sophia Yen, on Sep 1, 2007 at 1:43 am | 1 comment | 3891 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman sets down strategic goals

Math emerged as the top priority as trustees, school principals and key administrators from the Mountain View Whisman School...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2007
Last comment by Parent of a MVWSD student, on Sep 1, 2007 at 8:28 am | 1 comment | 3989 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Profiles in leadership

<I>Editor's Note: Leadership Mountain View (LMV) prepares adults who live or work in the city to take on a wide variety of...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2007
Last comment by mary gilda sturino, on Sep 1, 2007 at 12:28 pm | 1 comment | 4127 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tunneling under El Camino

Section by section, the Stevens Creek Trail is tunneling under El Camino Real as 4,000 cars an hour whiz by overhead. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2007
Last comment by Tristan Lawrence, on Sep 1, 2007 at 1:49 pm | 1 comment | 3682 Views

AROUND TOWN

Good call on new mini-park

The City Council had a choice last week: Approve purchase of a badly needed mini-park at the end of West Dana Street north...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2007
Last comment by Nick Perry, on Sep 5, 2007 at 12:58 am | 1 comment | 4076 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

API scores make Castro proud

The Mountain View Whisman Elementary School District saw mixed results from this year's academic progress report released...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2007
Last comment by Chris Kuszmaul, on Sep 7, 2007 at 11:08 pm | 1 comment | 4092 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Sixty fruitful years

For 60 years, the Satake family churned out high-quality annuals &#8212; colorful marigolds, chrysanthemums and petunias...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2007
Last comment by Kathy Mayeda, on Sep 10, 2007 at 2:36 pm | 1 comment | 3659 Views
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