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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 | 1545 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 | 1206 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 | 2108 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 | 2079 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 | 1404 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 | 1700 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 | 1390 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 | 1817 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 | 1815 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 | 1522 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 | 1445 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 | 1364 Views

OTHER ISSUES

MV's Vargas: America's most famous undocumented immigrant

Following his startling personal story in The New York Times magazine, Mountain View's Pulitzer Prize-winner Jose Antonio...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2011
Last comment by PH, on Jul 15, 2011 at 8:47 am | 1 comment | 1448 Views

RESTAURANTS

Refined and relaxed

The Indian subcontinent has always met California cuisine at Mantra, the five-year-old restaurant on Emerson Street in Palo...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on Jul 15, 2011 at 5:52 pm | 1 comment | 2130 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hospital expands e-records project

El Camino Hospital's board of directors has approved $1.4 million to expand a project that assists local independent physicians...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2011
Last comment by Jeremy Engdahl-Johnson, on Jul 22, 2011 at 9:50 am | 1 comment | 1409 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hit-and-run driver avoids jail time

The driver in a hit-and-run accident that killed a man in downtown Mountain View avoided jail time when she was sentenced...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2011
Last comment by MIchael, on Jul 22, 2011 at 12:08 pm | 1 comment | 1334 Views

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Foothill to host bike race

Foothill College will host its first Learning Curve Bike Circuit Race on Sunday, July 31, to raise money for a multi-use...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2011
Last comment by OldOwl, on Jul 27, 2011 at 8:28 am | 1 comment | 1343 Views

BOOKS

Feature story: Surrounded by superheroes

Dealing in comics many fans would involuntarily drool over is standard practice for Lee's Comics founder Lee Hester. Photo...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2011
Last comment by The Eye, on Jul 28, 2011 at 2:53 pm | 1 comment | 2347 Views

AROUND TOWN

VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Harry Potter

If you could be any character from Harry Potter, who would it be? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=4549...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by GryffindorPrefect, on Jul 29, 2011 at 5:37 pm | 1 comment | 1326 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fire at Arastradero Preserve being investigated

A grass fire that burned two acres at Pearson Arastradero Preserve Thursday afternoon (July 28) is being investigated by...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by Jeff, on Jul 29, 2011 at 11:37 pm | 1 comment | 1527 Views
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