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AROUND TOWN

The Best of Mountain View

Mountain View Voice readers are a discerning lot, and that's why we turn to their expertise every summer as we search for...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by Cynthia Starkey, on Jun 9, 2011 at 10:54 pm | 1 comment | 1778 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Making the grade

Students, teachers and administration at Alta Vista High School work hard to make it to graduation, making each year's commencement...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2011
Last comment by Alice, on Jun 10, 2011 at 2:20 pm | 1 comment | 2244 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Magical' class of 2011

Unseasonably dreary weather couldn't darken the mood of Los Altos High School's 2011 graduating class, who made up for the...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2011
Last comment by Steve, on Jun 12, 2011 at 4:12 pm | 1 comment | 3234 Views

AROUND TOWN

American graffiti

Red Rock Coffee got tagged ... on purpose. Artists from Art War created a graffiti mural on the second floor of the popular...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2011
Last comment by Chirping Cricket, on Jun 13, 2011 at 6:17 am | 1 comment | 1952 Views

AROUND TOWN

Looking for love

Ruffles, a 9-week-old kitten, does her best to soften the hearts of prospective adoptive families at Miramonte Veterinary...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2011
Last comment by AwwwwwKitties, on Jun 15, 2011 at 11:30 pm | 1 comment | 1389 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council compromises in vote on San Antonio center project

San Antonio shopping center is set for a major facelift after a suspenseful council meeting Tuesday in which the project...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2011
Last comment by Spaghetti Freddie, on Jun 16, 2011 at 12:42 pm | 1 comment | 1510 Views

AROUND TOWN

Detches trial set to begin Friday

John Detches, the man charged with attempting to sexually assault several women as they jogged on the Stevens Creek Trail,...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2011
Last comment by Fed up, on Jun 16, 2011 at 3:14 pm | 1 comment | 1480 Views

AROUND TOWN

New library fee spurs soul-searching by board

Palo Alto and Mountain View residents who make use of the county's vast library collection available in Los Altos libraries...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2011
Last comment by John Q Public, on Jun 17, 2011 at 8:16 pm | 1 comment | 1541 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Today is first Spare the Air day of summer

The first Spare the Air day of the season has been called for today (Tuesday, June 21) throughout the Bay Area, an air district...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2011
Last comment by jupiterk, on Jun 21, 2011 at 3:24 pm | 1 comment | 1539 Views

AROUND TOWN

Former Voice intern wins Pulitzer

For his work covering the Virginia Tech shooting last year, former Mountain View High School student Jose Vargas has won...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2011
Last comment by good job, on Jun 22, 2011 at 6:01 pm | 1 comment | 1200 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Googlers get down and dirty at Stevenson

About 400 Googlers gathered at Stevenson Elementary School on June 16 to help clean classrooms and paint walls as part of...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by Mama, on Jun 23, 2011 at 7:37 pm | 1 comment | 2097 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council lukewarm to major bus upgrade on El Camino Real

City Council members were hesitant to embrace a VTA proposal Tuesday that would bring dedicated bus lanes to El Camino Real...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2011
Last comment by reader, on Jun 25, 2011 at 10:36 pm | 1 comment | 2069 Views

AROUND TOWN

VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Improving public transit

This week, in Voices Around Town, we asked people on Castro Street how they thought Mountain View's public transit could...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2011
Last comment by Jes' Sayin', on Jun 27, 2011 at 2:36 pm | 1 comment | 1395 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City becoming a Google (company) town

Could Mountain View become a victim of its own success? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=6978...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2011
Last comment by Tony, on Jun 30, 2011 at 9:50 am | 1 comment | 1684 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cannot find article....

I cannot find the article from a couple of weeks ago I think. It was about a Indian women in college with immigration problems...

Original post made by Sean on Jun. 30, 2011
Last comment by Sean, on Jun 30, 2011 at 5:52 pm | 1 comment | 1385 Views

OTHER ISSUES

MV's Pulitzer Prize winner outs his immigration status

Jose Antonio Vargas, former Mountain View High School student and Pulitzer Prize-winning American journalist, has outed himself...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2011
Last comment by Julio Garcia, on Jun 30, 2011 at 9:43 pm | 1 comment | 1809 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

High school district must dip into savings

Local high schools will not suffer greatly next year, despite the fact that the Mountain View-Los Altos district plans to...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2011
Last comment by Sid, on Jul 5, 2011 at 2:30 pm | 1 comment | 1801 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Community briefs

<B>Refreshing new moniker Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=7035 posted Friday, July...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2011
Last comment by Taxpayer, on Jul 8, 2011 at 11:44 am | 1 comment | 1514 Views

AROUND TOWN

VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Sales tax decrease

Now that California's sales tax will be dropping by 1 percent, are you planning on making any big purchases? Read...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2011
Last comment by nick, on Jul 8, 2011 at 2:32 pm | 1 comment | 1441 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google: Public could use new bridges

Google has responded to an apparent misunderstanding at last week's City Council meeting that its proposed bridges over Stevens...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2011
Last comment by Me again, on Jul 14, 2011 at 6:08 pm | 1 comment | 1354 Views
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