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Woman accused of torching parents' house

A 52-year-old Mountain View woman has been arrested for allegedly trying to burn down her parents' Los Altos home early Saturday...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2008
Last comment by MViewer, on Jul 9, 2008 at 11:11 pm | 1 comment | 2822 Views

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Condos approved for El Camino Real

A large mixed-use development at 1984 El Camino Real got unanimous approval Tuesday night after a higher density version...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2008
Last comment by MViewer, on Jul 9, 2008 at 11:16 pm | 1 comment | 2786 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council: Voters won't decide on carbon goals

A wide-ranging City Council meeting Tuesday included discussions on global warming, office developments and Rengstorff Park,...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2008
Last comment by USA! USA!, on Jul 11, 2008 at 9:22 pm | 3 comments | 2693 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gang expert Marco Garcia leaves schools to join force

After two years of helping combat gang activity at Graham Middle School, Marco Garcia traded in his suit and tie for a police...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2008
Last comment by grew up in MV, on Jul 17, 2008 at 1:40 am | 3 comments | 3167 Views

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Protesters call for 'oil free' president

About 30 members of MoveOn.org gathered on a crowded Mountain View intersection Wednesday to call for better federal energy...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2008
Last comment by the future of energy, on Jul 25, 2008 at 12:53 pm | 9 comments | 2864 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

No free lunch? Try Castro

A few local mothers beat the crowd and sit with their snacking toddlers on picnic benches at Castro Elementary School. Soon,...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2008
Last comment by eric, on Jul 25, 2008 at 10:47 am | 25 comments | 3225 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Sixty years and still dancing

<B>I GOT A NICE</I></B> letter in my mailbox recently, typed out on a piece of paper (remember those?) with a photo attached....

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2008
Last comment by Kenneth Koehn, on Jul 18, 2008 at 11:51 am | 1 comment | 2780 Views

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Still no deal for BMW strikers

It's their seventh week on strike, and so far technicians and service writers at BMW of Mountain View have had no luck getting...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2008
Last comment by Sanse, on Jul 24, 2008 at 8:34 pm | 4 comments | 2598 Views

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Restaurant faces wrecking ball

Charles Gardyn's 1946 building, at the corner of Rengstorff Avenue and Old Middlefield Way, is so full of code violations...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2008
Last comment by Rob, on Sep 13, 2008 at 2:33 am | 11 comments | 3589 Views

OTHER ISSUES

VTA light rail train hits and kills pedestrian

A pedestrian was struck and killed by a VTA light rail train in Mountain View early this morning. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2008
Last comment by PA Resident, on Jul 21, 2008 at 11:00 am | 1 comment | 2671 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman hires another new principal

Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=742 posted Monday, July 21, 2008, 10:53 AM...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2008
Last comment by Not All, on Aug 24, 2008 at 9:50 pm | 22 comments | 2900 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Tax hike proposed to fund BART extension

Once again, efforts are underway to bring Bay Area Rapid Transit to San Jose with the help of a sales tax increase. This...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2008
Last comment by Fafa Faya, on Aug 4, 2008 at 1:42 pm | 2 comments | 2781 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Unwritten law for violent immigrants

The recent tragedy in San Francisco, when a father and his two sons were gunned down in cold blood, allegedly by an undocumented...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2008
Last comment by Don Frances, on Jul 29, 2008 at 8:41 pm | 17 comments | 2797 Views

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New projects buck the trend

While sales of commercial real estate have slowed nationwide, Mountain View is experiencing a surge of new office development...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2008
Last comment by Garrett, on Jul 27, 2008 at 6:17 pm | 4 comments | 2561 Views

OTHER ISSUES

No free lunch? Try Castro

Castro Elementary School has become a neighborhood hangout over the summer, ever since the Mountain View Whisman Elementary...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2008
Last comment by USA, on Jul 25, 2008 at 12:41 pm | 1 comment | 2605 Views

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Letters to the Editor

<B>Is Cuesta Annex pit really open space? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=4303 posted...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2008
Last comment by eric, on Jul 27, 2008 at 10:23 pm | 2 comments | 2607 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Will high-intensity math pay off?

Mountain View Whisman's four-week math intervention program, held at Foothill College throughout July, is showing encouraging...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2008
Last comment by Parent, on Aug 20, 2008 at 1:31 pm | 15 comments | 2947 Views

SPORTS

Local skater's Olympic dreams

While sports fans gear up for this summer's Olympic Games in Beijing, Mountain View resident Katie Dano already has her heart...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2008
Last comment by Miss Ingalls, on Jul 30, 2008 at 3:46 pm | 4 comments | 3599 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman: New algebra requirement not a problem

Local administrators say a new state ruling that requires all eighth graders to take Algebra I will not affect their previous...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2008
Last comment by Observer, on Jul 26, 2008 at 10:58 am | 1 comment | 2734 Views

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Local girl takes fifth at Soap Box Derby finals

Mountain View resident Alison Parman took fifth place among hundreds of drivers at the 2008 All American Soap Box Derby,...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2008
Last comment by neighbor, on Jul 29, 2008 at 6:04 pm | 1 comment | 2835 Views
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