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AROUND TOWN

Cash mob gives helping hand to downtown grocer

Ava's Downtown Market and Deli saw a spike in business last weekend when it was visited by an organized "Cash Mob" which...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Marn-Yee Lee, on Mar 29, 2012 at 10:22 am | 5 comments | 1122 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lucky liquor store sells another lottery winner

For the second time in three months, the same liquor store in Mountain View this week sold a lottery ticket worth more than...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2012
Last comment by Nedra Thaeler, on Mar 28, 2012 at 9:46 pm | 9 comments | 1557 Views

AROUND TOWN

VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Texting & Driving

Each week the Voice goes downtown to ask passerby one question about a current event. This week we asked, "Do you think texting...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2012
Last comment by Doctor Killjoy, on Mar 28, 2012 at 5:20 pm | 2 comments | 1043 Views

AROUND TOWN

MV's withdrawl could shut down animal shelter

Palo Alto's Animal Services Center, a fixture on East Bayshore Road for the past four decades, could be shut down or relocated...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Well, well, on Mar 28, 2012 at 3:47 pm | 7 comments | 1076 Views

AROUND TOWN

Navy allows close look at Hangar One

It was a rare chance to see Hangar One up close, as members of the Moffett Field Restoration Advisory board toured the hangar...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2012
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Mar 28, 2012 at 11:27 am | 13 comments | 1156 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Don't text and drive, teens urge

A group of students at Mountain View High School have launched a campaign aimed at getting their peers to put away their...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2012
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Mar 28, 2012 at 11:20 am | 2 comments | 1364 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PTAs oppose Bullis' quest to take over LASD campus

The heads of the PTAs and education foundation are asking parents to take a stand against closing any Los Altos District...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2012
Last comment by dawn t, on Mar 28, 2012 at 10:54 am | 67 comments | 2506 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man injured in fight outside liquor store

A Sunnyvale man was arrested and accused of breaking a bottle of tequila over another man's head in a fight outside the Shop...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2012
Last comment by MIke, on Mar 27, 2012 at 8:10 pm | 4 comments | 1196 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Train AWOL? Better check Twitter

I'd like to thank Caltrain for finally making it clear to me that there is an important use for Twitter in this world. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2010
Last comment by Frederick Vallaeys, on Mar 27, 2012 at 5:08 pm | 3 comments | 1179 Views

AROUND TOWN

Medicine, video game stolen in burglary

A video game, prescription painkillers and prescription heartburn medication were reported stolen from a Mountain View apartment...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2012
Last comment by Doctor Killjoy, on Mar 27, 2012 at 5:03 pm | 4 comments | 1152 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Sparks fly in "Civility Roundtable" immigration discussion

An event designed to bring some civility back into the debate on illegal immigration did just that, bringing the various...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2012
Last comment by Old Ben, on Mar 27, 2012 at 10:08 am | 32 comments | 1887 Views

BOOKS

Obituary

<B>Vera N. Kottinger Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=3642 posted Friday, December 28,...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2008
Last comment by Victor Kottinger, on Mar 27, 2012 at 8:40 am | 4 comments | 4004 Views

ELECTIONS

Former councilman Greg Perry a Republican, who knew?

All those years he was on the council we were sure he was a Democrat. Now it turns out, looking at www.city-data.com/elec2/10/elec-MOUNTAIN-VIEW-CA-10.html...

Original post made by Jes\' Sayin\' on Mar. 26, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1356 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Corporations are not people, council says

The City Council on Tuesday passed a resolution in support of efforts to amend the U.S. Constitution to abolish "corporate...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2012
Last comment by BeckyJ, on Mar 26, 2012 at 9:12 am | 23 comments | 1491 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Lieber's campaign to focus on Prop. 13, budget

Former Mountain View mayor and state Assembly member Sally Lieber is known for being a Democrat further to the left than...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2012
Last comment by Hardin, on Mar 25, 2012 at 10:46 pm | 49 comments | 2214 Views

MOVIES

Review: 'Hunger Games'

"The Hunger Games" is a little bit "The Most Dangerous Game," a little bit "Lord of the Flies," a little bit "The Truman...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2012
Last comment by Christopher Parkinson, on Mar 25, 2012 at 2:22 pm | 1 comment | 1996 Views

ELECTIONS

El Camino board explains need for more members

El Camino Hospital is reaching out to the community in an effort to help people better understand the recent decision to...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2012
Last comment by Christopher Parkinson, on Mar 25, 2012 at 1:59 pm | 1 comment | 1475 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Creativity thriving at Crittenden

On Friday and Saturday, March 23 and 24, Crittenden Middle School will stage "Willy Wonka," a musical adaptation of the famous...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2012
Last comment by Liz Mabey, on Mar 25, 2012 at 11:33 am | 2 comments | 1468 Views

AROUND TOWN

"Cash Mob" to hit downtown grocer

You may have heard about the strange antics of flash mobs, but a new phenomenon is spreading through American cities on Saturday,...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2012
Last comment by John the Man, on Mar 24, 2012 at 3:38 pm | 9 comments | 4580 Views

ELECTIONS

Candidates lining up for fall race

A newcomer, two commissioners and two incumbents have said they will run for the City Council when four seats become open...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2012
Last comment by Sam Altman, on Mar 24, 2012 at 11:23 am | 7 comments | 1673 Views
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