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AROUND TOWN

Mountain View man gives the ultimate gift

Vivek Kumar knew nothing about the patient, except that she was a 38-year-old woman dying of leukemia, when he decided to...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2009
Last comment by Bradleigh, on Aug 8, 2009 at 12:59 pm | 1 comment | 1963 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Give Google credit for free WiFi

For the lucky users who can receive Google's free WiFi in Mountain View, the service is a big hit, more than worth the trouble...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2009
Last comment by RB, on Aug 11, 2009 at 3:09 pm | 1 comment | 1960 Views

AROUND TOWN

VTA meets to discuss service cuts

The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority will hold a meeting at City Hall Wednesday, Aug. 12 to gather input on proposed...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2009
Last comment by Mike Zelinski, on Aug 13, 2009 at 12:42 pm | 1 comment | 1632 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Line 34 bus service hangs in the balance

Since the 1970s the bus stop at the corner of Hackett and Montebello streets has been an asset for those living in the nearby...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by SP Phil, on Aug 19, 2009 at 4:58 pm | 1 comment | 1923 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Caltrain, suicide experts address teen deaths

Caltrain officials said Monday that the best way to deter teen suicides on Caltrain tracks is to address mental health issues...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2009
Last comment by Barry Jones, on Aug 25, 2009 at 3:45 pm | 1 comment | 2171 Views

AROUND TOWN

Unfinished business on Mountain View Ave.

It's been two years since a developer walked away from an unfinished project behind McKelvey Park, leaving behind four partially...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2009
Last comment by Pennie Lee, on Aug 28, 2009 at 4:14 pm | 1 comment | 1808 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Letters to the Editor

<B>Get engaged on college board appointment Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=5400 posted...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2009
Last comment by Gramdma, on Aug 28, 2009 at 6:48 pm | 1 comment | 2091 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Possible burglary averted on Latham Street

An out-of-towner helped prevent a possible residential burglary on the 2000 block of Latham Street last Saturday afternoon,...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2009
Last comment by lisa, on Sep 2, 2009 at 6:18 pm | 1 comment | 1730 Views

BOOKS

Diplomat still leads dramatic life

When former President Bill Clinton traveled to North Korea last month to negotiate the release of two American journalists,...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2009
Last comment by John Stephens, on Sep 3, 2009 at 9:04 pm | 1 comment | 4349 Views

AROUND TOWN

Moffett-based airmen return from Afghanistan

After a four-month deployment rescuing injured service members in Afghanistan, 25 members of the Air National Guard's 129th...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2009
Last comment by Koa, on Sep 10, 2009 at 10:14 am | 1 comment | 1705 Views

AROUND TOWN

38th Art & Wine Festival is this weekend

Castro Street will be closed off this Saturday and Sunday as 200,000 people pour into downtown Mountain View for the 38th...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2009
Last comment by Gina, on Sep 10, 2009 at 6:32 pm | 1 comment | 1448 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Old clothes made new again

Four Mountain View residents are proving that dressing well doesn't mean breaking the bank, or the environment, as their...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by Jason Karas, on Sep 11, 2009 at 11:13 am | 1 comment | 2101 Views

SPORTS

Community Briefs

<B>Art & Wine Festival this weekend Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=5432 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2009
Last comment by Annoymous, on Sep 14, 2009 at 3:22 pm | 1 comment | 4047 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Obama official unveils 'cloud computing' initiative at NASA Ames

Aiming to save billions on infrastructure costs, the federal government is following in the footsteps of Silicon Valley by...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2009
Last comment by IT Joe, on Sep 16, 2009 at 4:44 pm | 1 comment | 1912 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District copes with more students, new status

As predicted last year, enrollment numbers are up in the Mountain View Whisman School District, and administrators are now...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2009
Last comment by William Joseph, on Sep 16, 2009 at 10:25 pm | 1 comment | 1826 Views

AROUND TOWN

City considers bold new transit system

Someday in Mountain View's not-too-distant future, driverless electric vehicles could whisk passengers between the downtown...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2009
Last comment by Dickster, on Sep 20, 2009 at 5:51 pm | 1 comment | 1459 Views

AROUND TOWN

City holds last of General Plan meetings

The final neighborhood meeting this year for the city's General Plan update had 45 residents and business owners seriously...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2009
Last comment by Jeff C, on Sep 22, 2009 at 2:44 pm | 1 comment | 1570 Views

OTHER ISSUES

San Antonio proposal includes 400 homes

A developer has proposed 400 homes and 225,000 square feet of new retail space for the San Antonio shopping center &#8212;...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2009
Last comment by John Cierra, on Sep 25, 2009 at 10:59 pm | 1 comment | 1826 Views

AROUND TOWN

El Camino gives grand tour of its new hospital

After seven years of planning and nearly $480 million spent, El Camino Hospital's new Grant Road facility is only weeks from...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2009
Last comment by Mark E, on Sep 26, 2009 at 1:23 pm | 1 comment | 1471 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

TONIGHT: Mountain View Whisman trustees to hear enrollment proposals

This evening, members of the Mountain View Whisman school district board will hear proposals to address its new Basic Aid...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2009
Last comment by Bob, on Oct 1, 2009 at 4:21 pm | 1 comment | 1871 Views
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