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AROUND TOWN

Murlagan house used for fire training

"Don't worry, we've only lost a few reporters since we started doing this," joked fire department spokesman Lynn Brown. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2008
Last comment by Sharkbait, on Jan 28, 2008 at 11:17 am | 1 comment | 3511 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents say they would sue over special ed cuts

An item to reduce aide hours in the Mountain View Whisman School District's autism program was again pulled from the agenda...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2009
Last comment by Teacher, on Jan 22, 2010 at 3:32 pm | 21 comments | 3511 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Football under the lights for MVHS

Excitement and frustration were in the air Monday night, as the school board voted to allow Mountain View High School students...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2012
Last comment by Ken Henderson, on Oct 22, 2012 at 1:03 pm | 2 comments | 3509 Views

SPORTS

Stanford grad student dies in Yosemite fall Friday afternoon

Stanford University student and climbing enthusiast Christina "Chris" Chan died Friday afternoon after falling from the north...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2010
Last comment by John the Man, on Jul 15, 2010 at 10:00 am | 17 comments | 3501 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Tis the season, already

Is it really time to run our annual holiday story? The candle-lighting and hall-decking and jingling seem to be starting...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2013
Last comment by Mountain View resident, on Nov 14, 2013 at 5:15 pm | 2 comments | 3501 Views

ELECTIONS

Measure C passes by a landslide

The Mountain View Whisman School District's new parcel tax won with a solid 79.8 percent of the vote Tuesday, surprising...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2008
Last comment by Fran Goodwin, on Jun 5, 2008 at 10:35 am | 2 comments | 3498 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Huff kids grow their own Great Pumpkin

A giant pumpkin named Frank, carefully nurtured since spring by Huff Elementary School students, tipped the scales during...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2007
Last comment by Huff student, on Oct 21, 2007 at 11:03 pm | 1 comment | 3496 Views

RESTAURANTS

How sweet it is

Fact: There is no such thing as a mulberry bush. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=7947...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2012
Last comment by Chef Pierre, on Jul 13, 2012 at 4:49 pm | 1 comment | 3496 Views

AROUND TOWN

The cocktail craftsman

If you find yourself thirsty in downtown Palo Alto, you might wander into the Epiphany Hotel's restaurant, Lure + Till, and...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2014
Last comment by Timbo, on Jul 25, 2014 at 6:05 pm | 2 comments | 3495 Views

RESTAURANTS

Tasty Turkish fare

Mediterranean cuisine has long been a local restaurant favorite. Downtown Palo Alto has its fair share: oak-fired rotisserie...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2010
Last comment by southbaygal, on Dec 25, 2010 at 3:18 pm | 2 comments | 3493 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto Bowl, Midpeninsula's last alley, set to close

Palo Alto Bowl owner Rhythm Smith sat Monday facing a sea of empty lanes, wringing her hands -- her left, with its long,...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2011
Last comment by tommygee54, on Aug 29, 2011 at 6:14 pm | 13 comments | 3493 Views

AROUND TOWN

Another big apartment project approved

After being praised for its exemplary design, the City Council approved a project Nov. 12 that will bring 160 new apartments...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2013
Last comment by Linda, on Nov 19, 2013 at 2:32 pm | 51 comments | 3492 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Young man's murder leaves family heartbroken

Life was never easy for Ronald "Ronnie" Gomez Mires, an 18-year-old who grew up in a Mountain View foster home. But he was...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2009
Last comment by Angelina Monique, on Jul 25, 2013 at 12:29 am | 20 comments | 3491 Views

AROUND TOWN

The scariest house in America

The award-winning "DC Cemetery" on Bush Street that draws big crowds every year isn't just a seasonal hobby for its creators...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2007
Last comment by Jim Thurber, on Nov 10, 2007 at 7:11 am | 1 comment | 3489 Views

AROUND TOWN

Exploring the African-American legacy in preserving open space

In an effort to introduce community members to a part of history unknown to some, the Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2014
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on Feb 21, 2014 at 3:56 pm | 2 comments | 3488 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Alta Vista grads ready for life's challenges

There wasn't a dry eye in the Spartan Theatre last week when Alta Vista High School graduate Yoselin Mora-Gutierrez told...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2014
Last comment by UC Davis Grad, on Jun 15, 2014 at 12:05 pm | 1 comment | 3487 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Birthday party gone bad

A birthday party on East Middlefield Road turned into a violent melee Saturday, with police forcefully arresting six people....

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2008
Last comment by final word!, on Oct 30, 2008 at 8:13 pm | 42 comments | 3486 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local band takes it 'Easy'

Just north of Highway 101, tucked into the back corner of a squat, unassuming strip of office space, Andrew Heine of Dogcatcher...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2012
Last comment by Jared Milos, on Aug 8, 2012 at 11:49 am | 4 comments | 3486 Views

AROUND TOWN

City, Google in hotel talks

For more than 20 years the city has had a goal to build a large hotel with a conference center. Finally, with the help of...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2007
Last comment by ravindra, on Nov 11, 2007 at 7:11 am | 2 comments | 3482 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Zeppelin grounded: Airship Ventures ends operations

After floating its Zeppelin over the Bay Area for four years, Airship Ventures announced Thursday that it has grounded the...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2012
Last comment by Auction HQ, on Jan 5, 2013 at 9:52 am | 20 comments | 3482 Views
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