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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Musical chairs at MV Whisman

In a surprise announcement at the last meeting of the school year Tuesday, Mountain View Whisman administrators and trustees...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2008
Last comment by School communities, on Jun 21, 2008 at 8:45 am | 1 comment | 3156 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Trains, pains and bicycles

As Caltrain reaches unprecedented ridership levels, some of its most loyal and opinionated riders -- bicyclists -- raised...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2008
Last comment by Palo Alto resident, on Jun 22, 2008 at 3:20 pm | 1 comment | 2628 Views

AROUND TOWN

COMING UP: Council mulls wine bar for Depot

The six-year search for a business to take over the Train Depot may finally come to an end this Tuesday night, after the...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2008
Last comment by GSB, on Jun 23, 2008 at 1:40 pm | 1 comment | 2704 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Weight loss dreams and schemes

Debbiie White says she would be dead if not for her bariatric surgery at El Camino Hospital. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2008
Last comment by Janette, on Jun 26, 2008 at 2:45 pm | 1 comment | 3007 Views

AROUND TOWN

Protection proposed for old bordello

Council member Greg Perry doesn't want there to be any excuse for the former brothel, dog track and speakeasy at 655 Eunice...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2008
Last comment by Mackenthun, on Jun 28, 2008 at 12:12 am | 1 comment | 3008 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rat rods rule

In this Mountain View household, the practices of old school hot rodding are alive and well. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=697...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2008
Last comment by Nick E., on Jul 2, 2008 at 2:05 pm | 1 comment | 2965 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council supports flood basin

A flood basin at the Cuesta Annex came a step closer to reality on Tuesday, after the City Council voted 5-1 in favor of...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2008
Last comment by eric, on Jul 2, 2008 at 3:53 pm | 1 comment | 2787 Views

AROUND TOWN

Thursday Night Live on Castro Street

What do people think of this event? There have been 2 so far, in June and July, with 2 more scheduled in the first week of...

Original post made by 11yr Resident on Jul. 7, 2008
Last comment by GSB, on Jul 7, 2008 at 8:31 pm | 1 comment | 3088 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woman accused of torching parents' house

A 52-year-old Mountain View woman has been arrested for allegedly trying to burn down her parents' Los Altos home early Saturday...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2008
Last comment by MViewer, on Jul 9, 2008 at 11:11 pm | 1 comment | 2877 Views

AROUND TOWN

Condos approved for El Camino Real

A large mixed-use development at 1984 El Camino Real got unanimous approval Tuesday night after a higher density version...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2008
Last comment by MViewer, on Jul 9, 2008 at 11:16 pm | 1 comment | 2832 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Missing Girl

Does anyone know anything about all the posters on post around the Rex Manor neighborhood? She is pictured with a baby....

Original post made by Just asking on Jul. 15, 2008
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 15, 2008 at 8:25 pm | 1 comment | 2634 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Sixty years and still dancing

<B>I GOT A NICE</I></B> letter in my mailbox recently, typed out on a piece of paper (remember those?) with a photo attached....

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2008
Last comment by Kenneth Koehn, on Jul 18, 2008 at 11:51 am | 1 comment | 2830 Views

OTHER ISSUES

VTA light rail train hits and kills pedestrian

A pedestrian was struck and killed by a VTA light rail train in Mountain View early this morning. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2008
Last comment by PA Resident, on Jul 21, 2008 at 11:00 am | 1 comment | 2734 Views

OTHER ISSUES

No free lunch? Try Castro

Castro Elementary School has become a neighborhood hangout over the summer, ever since the Mountain View Whisman Elementary...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2008
Last comment by USA, on Jul 25, 2008 at 12:41 pm | 1 comment | 2656 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman: New algebra requirement not a problem

Local administrators say a new state ruling that requires all eighth graders to take Algebra I will not affect their previous...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2008
Last comment by Observer, on Jul 26, 2008 at 10:58 am | 1 comment | 2788 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local girl takes fifth at Soap Box Derby finals

Mountain View resident Alison Parman took fifth place among hundreds of drivers at the 2008 All American Soap Box Derby,...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2008
Last comment by neighbor, on Jul 29, 2008 at 6:04 pm | 1 comment | 2914 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 | 3325 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 | 6569 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 | 2471 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 | 2776 Views
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