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ELECTIONS

Why our county hospital is worth saving

I'm very concerned about the future of our outstanding county hospital, Valley Medical Center. If you have good health insurance,...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2008
Last comment by we could all be there sometime, on Oct 24, 2008 at 7:50 pm | 1 comment | 2942 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View's greenest home

The house at 96 Eldora Drive is so green -- with its special lighting, greywater system and geothermal heating, among other...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2008
Last comment by Bernie Brightman, on Oct 25, 2008 at 10:54 am | 1 comment | 2806 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Rengstorff Park Childcare Center

As a resident of Parkview West, the condo complex that backs up to Rengstorff Park, I was vehemently opposed to the construction...

Original post made by Casper on Oct. 27, 2008
Last comment by Don L, on Oct 27, 2008 at 11:14 pm | 1 comment | 3004 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google execs' new toy: a fighter jet?

According to Federal Aviation Administration records, Google executives have purchased a small fighter jet. Some witnesses...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2008
Last comment by Fred, on Oct 27, 2008 at 7:36 pm | 1 comment | 2965 Views

MOVIES

Dynasty-scale dining

With more than 200 dishes covering nearly every permutation of meat, seafood, vegetables, rice and noodles, Ming's aims to...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2008
Last comment by rMxgLaNjRnuQL, on Oct 29, 2008 at 9:42 am | 1 comment | 5553 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Correction

An Oct. 17 story on City Council candidates' campaign expenses incorrectly reported that John Inks had $30 in unitemized...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2008
Last comment by Rich, on Nov 1, 2008 at 4:59 pm | 1 comment | 2827 Views

ELECTIONS

Local dad loses name dispute with Boy Scouts

A Mountain View father lost a bid in federal court in San Francisco on Tuesday to use the name "Youthscouts" for a youth...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2008
Last comment by JF, on Nov 3, 2008 at 10:13 pm | 1 comment | 3943 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man with Molotov cocktail thwarted

Thanks to an intervening neighbor, an apartment on the 400 block of Del Medio Avenue was spared an attack early last week...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2008
Last comment by USA, on Nov 6, 2008 at 1:35 pm | 1 comment | 2427 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mountain View man gets life in prison for '06 shooting

A 23-year-old Mountain View man was sentenced to 115 years to life in prison Wednesday in San Mateo County Superior Court...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2008
Last comment by ALEX ZUNIGA, on Nov 13, 2008 at 9:07 pm | 1 comment | 2522 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District hires new at-risk intervention supervisor

The elementary school district has hired a new intervention supervisor to work with at-risk students at Graham Middle School,...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2008
Last comment by Mr. Cuesta, on Nov 14, 2008 at 2:42 pm | 1 comment | 2543 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fake Parking Tickets

I recently came back to my car from a store and found a fake parking ticket. My car was parked legally in a parking spot,...

Original post made by Anonymous on Nov. 14, 2008
Last comment by Randall Flagg, on Nov 15, 2008 at 4:17 pm | 1 comment | 2637 Views

AROUND TOWN

Housing Development- Grant Rd. and Covington

What is the status of the housing development proposed at Grant Rd. and Covington (former site of Pumpkin and Christmas Tree...

Original post made by Long Time MV Resident on Nov. 17, 2008
Last comment by Daniel DeBolt, on Nov 17, 2008 at 4:01 pm | 1 comment | 2349 Views

MOVIES

Jericho Now on You Tube

Just wanted all of you to know that CBS has put Jericho on You Tube. Itís the first CBS series to be released this way. Jericho...

Original post made by Gwen on Nov. 18, 2008
Last comment by ratkeeper, on Dec 10, 2008 at 11:41 am | 1 comment | 5491 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mountain View man arrested in triple murder

Santa Clara police arrested a laid off technology company employee Saturday who returned to the business Friday afternoon...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2008
Last comment by FamilyMan, on Nov 18, 2008 at 3:25 pm | 1 comment | 2540 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Even if they overturn prop 8

People are going to hate homosexuals. This is just another example of how minorities will have equal rights but in the end...

Original post made by your mom on Nov. 19, 2008
Last comment by Randall Flagg, on Nov 21, 2008 at 2:15 pm | 1 comment | 2288 Views

RESTAURANTS

Take a pass on Chilean sea bass

Late last July, I opened the <I>Voice</I></B> to find a picture of a moist, flaky, delicious-looking chunk of fish atop a...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2008
Last comment by kristin flrorence devine, on Nov 20, 2008 at 11:46 pm | 1 comment | 3476 Views

ELECTIONS

Surprise turnaround for BART measure

BART proponents and opponents have been on the edge of their seats over the last few weeks, watching to see whether Measure...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2008
Last comment by Bart Only-Taker, on Nov 21, 2008 at 7:42 pm | 1 comment | 2935 Views

AROUND TOWN

Anyone know why there is a power outage in Waverly Park

It started about 12:30pm and 2 hours later we are still without power....

Original post made by Dark Wave on Nov. 25, 2008
Last comment by GSB, on Nov 25, 2008 at 2:30 pm | 1 comment | 2341 Views

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The power of sexy

Some local environmentalists are deploying a new weapon in the fight against global warming: the female figure. Read the...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2008
Last comment by Angela Hey, on Dec 8, 2008 at 9:20 pm | 1 comment | 2430 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Region facing food and shelter 'crisis'

The economic slide spreading from Wall Street to Main Street has hit the "side streets and back streets" local food providers...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2008
Last comment by Kanne, on Dec 9, 2008 at 2:22 pm | 1 comment | 2436 Views
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Grab a Bowl of Heaven soon in Mountain View
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Quick Check List for UC Applications
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Palo Alto and Bay Area Election Facts and Thoughts on the Implications
By Steve Levy | 13 comments | 1,223 views

Don't fund the rape culture at my alma matter
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Fancy Fast and Fun!
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