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Editorial: A manager who made the most of Mountain View

As a young man growing up in Mountain View, Kevin Duggan was quite familiar with the pig farm and landfill that covered most...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2010
Last comment by Roger, on Dec 29, 2010 at 5:35 pm | 1 comment | 1765 Views

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Ringing in the new

Ring in the New Year on the Midpeninsula with ballroom dancing, a singles party, concerts, alt-rock musical theater or a...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2010
Last comment by Brent H., on Dec 30, 2010 at 7:39 am | 1 comment | 2297 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Year in Review: City officials imagine the future

It was a year for futuristic visions for the city. A car-less Googletopia surrounding the headquarters of Google was envisioned...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2010
Last comment by Spellcheck, on Dec 30, 2010 at 3:35 pm | 1 comment | 1651 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Ailing economy takes toll on El Camino

One of the last industries to feel the impact of the recession, health care fell ill in 2010, and El Camino Hospital was...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2010
Last comment by MVFlyer, on Dec 31, 2010 at 3:14 pm | 1 comment | 1731 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A right to health care

RotaCare -- which runs a clinic on the El Camino Hospital campus -- aims to provide free, quality care to the uninsured through...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2011
Last comment by curious, on Jan 3, 2011 at 5:09 pm | 1 comment | 1618 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Class breaks down college barriers

Sometimes, the most important step in getting at-risk youths to consider college is simply getting them to believe they can...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2011
Last comment by soundsgood2me, on Jan 5, 2011 at 2:29 pm | 1 comment | 1917 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Spare the Air alert issued for today

Weather predictions for Thursday in the Bay Area have prompted air quality officials to issue the third Winter Spare the...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2011
Last comment by vfree, on Jan 6, 2011 at 2:48 pm | 1 comment | 1724 Views

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City looking at busy year in 2011

It may prove to be one of the most pivotal years in city history, for the simple reason that a new city manager will be hired...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2011
Last comment by BD, on Jan 6, 2011 at 3:44 pm | 1 comment | 1382 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Lancers games go live on Web

St. Francis High School and BitGravity are teaming up to broadcast sporting events live in full HD online. Roughly 500 viewers...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2011
Last comment by Katrina Kaiser, on Jan 9, 2011 at 8:01 am | 1 comment | 1879 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Diridon could be on track back to rail-authority board -- with a big IF

Rod Diridon is taking his recent dismissal from the California High Speed Rail Authority board of directors with a philosophic...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2011
Last comment by dfb, on Jan 11, 2011 at 1:49 am | 1 comment | 1441 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mixing it up with salsa

Cheryl Burke's dance studio hosted a strange mix of guests on Monday, Jan 10. Teenagers, Mountain View City Council members,...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2011
Last comment by southbaygal, on Jan 11, 2011 at 9:42 pm | 1 comment | 1644 Views

AROUND TOWN

A digital 'Revolution'

Revolution, the new 25,000 square foot exhibit at the renovated Computer History Museum, opens to the public on Thursday,...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2011
Last comment by NW Resident, on Jan 13, 2011 at 12:31 pm | 1 comment | 1676 Views

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Counterpoint to Jan. 7 editorial

I cannot disagree more with your Jan. 7 editorial titled "City has long list of jobs ahead." Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=6647...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on Jan 22, 2011 at 5:44 pm | 1 comment | 1562 Views

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A fresh take on baklava

Egypt-born Heba Badran offers local gourmets and market-goers a taste of the cosmopolitan with her dainty baklava and orange...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2011
Last comment by jupiterk, on Jan 25, 2011 at 2:14 pm | 1 comment | 1729 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Some English learners are lagging

A growing number of elementary and middle school students are learning to speak English in Mountain View schools, although...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on Jan 29, 2011 at 5:57 am | 1 comment | 1776 Views

MOVIES

Review: 'Biutiful'

You know the old joke. Someone has hit what feels like rock bottom and asks, "How could things possibly be any worse?" Cue...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2011
Last comment by The Eye, on Jan 29, 2011 at 6:23 pm | 1 comment | 3731 Views

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Moffett a serious contender for World Expo

It appears more and more likely that the World Expo will come to Moffett Field in 2020, along with a new local landmark,...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2011
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Feb 6, 2011 at 7:28 am | 1 comment | 1810 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

suspected child abuse at Landels?

I'm surprised nobody picked this up from the police log. What's going on? How can we find more? http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=6680 ... SUSPECTED...

Original post made by Concerned parent on Feb. 7, 2011
Last comment by Parent, on Feb 11, 2011 at 1:33 pm | 1 comment | 1913 Views

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Man robbed, threatened with knife

A young Mountain View man was robbed at knife-point Tuesday afternoon in his apartment in a large complex located at 2675...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2011
Last comment by Sal, on Feb 11, 2011 at 2:18 pm | 1 comment | 1718 Views

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Last chance to save Hanger One windows

The community may have little more than a week to raise between $575,000 and $1.2 million to save 4,638 unique corrugated...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2011
Last comment by gc, on Feb 13, 2011 at 6:54 pm | 1 comment | 2244 Views
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