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AROUND TOWN

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 | 2957 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 4145 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 | 3077 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 | 3356 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 | 3063 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 | 3139 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 2882 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 | 2914 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 2863 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 | 3383 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 | 3986 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 | 3059 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 3276 Views

AROUND TOWN

Replacement workers force end to BMW strike

After eight weeks of picketing along El Camino Real with no pay, striking service writers and mechanics at BMW of Mountain...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2008
Last comment by Scab, on Aug 15, 2008 at 11:37 am | 12 comments | 3119 Views

AROUND TOWN

Navy to announce Hangar One's fate within days

The Navy is putting the "finishing touches" on a report evaluating options for Moffett Field's Hangar One, home of the USS...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2008
Last comment by Devon, on Jul 31, 2008 at 9:52 am | 3 comments | 2980 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fire at former A&W controlled within 20 minutes

Firefighters remained at the scene of a one-alarm fire this evening that burned a Filipino restaurant in Mountain View that...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2008
Last comment by Elizabeth, on Aug 28, 2008 at 5:47 am | 3 comments | 3173 Views

ELECTIONS

How voters can fight climate change

Last week the City Council considered a proposal to let Mountain View voters set specific goals for reducing the city's carbon...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2008
Last comment by David, on Jul 31, 2008 at 11:16 am | 1 comment | 3583 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Better safe than sorry on immigration

The disclosure in last week's <I>Voice</I></B> that when making an arrest, in most cases Mountain View police officers do...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2008
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Aug 3, 2008 at 11:50 pm | 5 comments | 3183 Views

AROUND TOWN

Novel communication

At age 8, Joshua Smith already knows he wants to be an artist when he grows up. And with 19 published books and his own business...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2008
Last comment by Thomas Skousen, on Aug 7, 2008 at 4:02 pm | 3 comments | 3257 Views

AROUND TOWN

DeeDee's moves to Santa Clara

After getting the boot last December to make way for a housing project, the owners of DeeDee's spent thousands on city permits...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2008
Last comment by Alex, on Sep 15, 2008 at 2:34 pm | 2 comments | 2983 Views
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