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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 | 3789 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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 | 3793 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 | 4691 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 3505 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 SollÚn, on Jan 29, 2008 at 5:11 am | 1 comment | 3407 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 28107 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 | 3921 Views

OTHER ISSUES

School districts see budget storm coming

Local school officials say they are hoping for the best and planning for the worst as they assess what could happen if the...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2008
Last comment by Enough!, on Feb 5, 2008 at 12:42 pm | 1 comment | 3244 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Prop 93's demise pits Lieber against Kniss

Due to the failure of state Proposition 93, Mountain View's Sally Lieber says she will be stepping down from her state Assembly...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2008
Last comment by Enough!, on Feb 6, 2008 at 5:38 pm | 1 comment | 3293 Views

AROUND TOWN

Letters to the Editor

<B>Wrong to blame schools for society's ills Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=3762 posted...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2008
Last comment by A REAL Animal lover, on Feb 8, 2008 at 12:30 pm | 1 comment | 3374 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVLA passes district goals

During its regular meeting Monday, the board of the Mountain View-Los Altos Union High School District unanimously adopted...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2008
Last comment by KKnightk66, on Feb 8, 2008 at 2:02 pm | 1 comment | 3451 Views

AROUND TOWN

Traffic Circle Barriers

Has anyone seen the ugly rubber traffic circle at the intersection of Rose Avenue and Fordham Way in Mountain View? It is...

Original post made by southbay reader on Feb. 14, 2008
Last comment by The Dude, on Feb 15, 2008 at 3:22 pm | 1 comment | 2953 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Friends, family mourn Jeffrey Johnson

More than 100 grieving friends and family members gathered at St. Simon Church last Friday to attend the funeral service...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2008
Last comment by Kri$tin, on Feb 28, 2008 at 12:41 am | 1 comment | 3430 Views

AROUND TOWN

Calling all leap year babies

In celebration of the leap day this Friday, the Voice is writing a story about Mountain View residents with Feb. 29th birthdays....

Original post made by Casey Weiss on Feb. 28, 2008
Last comment by Dolly, on Mar 3, 2008 at 2:08 pm | 1 comment | 2860 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dwell house a fine fit in neighborhood

I just read your article about the Dwell house at 515 Mountain View Ave. and am very disappointed that it only presents one...

Original post made on Feb. 29, 2008
Last comment by Ana Lucia Gonzalez, on Feb 29, 2008 at 8:18 am | 1 comment | 3336 Views

SPORTS

Slot car magic

Those who remember Slot Car City know that it provided a perfect after-school activity until it closed in the late 1990s....

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2008
Last comment by Dominique, on Mar 4, 2008 at 9:12 am | 1 comment | 4757 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Judge backs Americana residents' asbestos claim

Ab and Mina Hashemi, former tenants of the Americana apartment complex who were exposed to asbestos fibers during a botched...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2008
Last comment by A concerned resident, on Mar 7, 2008 at 7:20 am | 1 comment | 3324 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Car sparks three-alarm Montecito blaze

A three-alarm fire that started in a parked car and burned a Mountain View apartment complex this morning was controlled...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2008
Last comment by 4l4n, on Mar 11, 2008 at 11:03 am | 1 comment | 2916 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Alleged hate crime in Pioneer Park

Two young white men were arrested last weekend after beating an African American man downtown in Pioneer Park while shouting...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2008
Last comment by anonamous, on Mar 11, 2008 at 12:32 pm | 1 comment | 3060 Views

AROUND TOWN

Run for the orphans returns

The news out of Zimbabwe lately has not been good &#8212; perhaps underscoring the ongoing need for Ellen Clark's fundraising...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2008
Last comment by Nyasha, on Mar 16, 2008 at 10:47 am | 1 comment | 3188 Views
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