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OTHER ISSUES

Surprise lawsuit over flood project

A lawsuit has been filed against the Santa Clara Valley Water District over its Permanente Creek Flood protection project,...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2013
Last comment by John, on Jan 19, 2013 at 5:47 pm | 4 comments | 1683 Views

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Hospital mulling Measure M response

El Camino Hospital officials have been tight-lipped in the wake of the passage of the salary capping initiative, Measure...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2012
Last comment by front line worker, on Jan 19, 2013 at 2:06 pm | 4 comments | 1525 Views

RESTAURANTS

Neptune's treasures revealed

Attention to detail defines excellence. The Sea by Alexander's Steakhouse is all about details: handsome decor, attentive...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2013
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Jan 19, 2013 at 12:44 pm | 1 comment | 2567 Views

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Big discussion due on pedestrian plan

A plan that could take the city's walkability up a notch is going in front of the City Council on Tuesday, Jan. 15, but those...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2013
Last comment by Luigi, on Jan 19, 2013 at 5:16 am | 20 comments | 2511 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District needs to root out bad behavior, moms say

Dirty dancing, drugs and foul language — three mothers with teens enrolled in Mountain View High School are concerned...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2013
Last comment by Tabitha, on Jan 19, 2013 at 12:18 am | 3 comments | 2228 Views

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Council narrowly approves pedestrian plan

The City Council approved Mountain View's first Pedestrian Master Plan on Tuesday. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=8381...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2013
Last comment by William Symons, on Jan 18, 2013 at 5:21 pm | 2 comments | 1025 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Pumar sticks with not guilty plea

Matthew Pumar, the driver accused of vehicular manslaughter with gross negligence for allegedly hitting and killing local...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2013
Last comment by Mountain View Mom, on Jan 18, 2013 at 3:20 pm | 6 comments | 2617 Views

OTHER ISSUES

No home yet for Berlin Wall sections

On Tuesday the City Council was set to decide where to display two large sections of the Berlin Wall donated to the city...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2013
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Jan 18, 2013 at 10:29 am | 1 comment | 1988 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mavericks returns to Half Moon Bay this weekend

Surf's up this weekend off the coast of Half Moon Bay, as officials have declared Sunday game day for the Mavericks Invitational,...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2013
Last comment by Mr Advice, on Jan 17, 2013 at 7:58 pm | 2 comments | 3164 Views

MOVIES

Spare-the-Air day on Wednesday prohibits burning

While chilly temperatures are expected to continue Wednesday, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District is issuing the...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2013
Last comment by Viejo, on Jan 16, 2013 at 2:33 pm | 2 comments | 4852 Views

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TV stolen in burglary

A television was stolen from a home in the 2300 block of Jane Lane during an overnight burglary, police said. Read the...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2013
Last comment by Motorcycle stolen, on Jan 15, 2013 at 4:04 pm | 1 comment | 1228 Views

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A keyhole into the past

It is safe to say that many longtime residents of Mountain View have walked by the tiny Jehnings Family Lock Museum on Castro...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2013
Last comment by Loche and Kay, on Jan 15, 2013 at 10:43 am | 5 comments | 2423 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Two-alarm fire damages mobile home

A two-alarm fire damaged a residence in a Mountain View mobile home park Sunday morning. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=6522&e=y...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2013
Last comment by Kate, on Jan 14, 2013 at 5:17 pm | 1 comment | 2026 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Auditors: 4 of 5 county Supervisors complied with expense rules

Audits of more than $140,000 in expenses charged to taxpayers by the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors released Thursday...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 14, 2013 at 1:39 pm | 6 comments | 1641 Views

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Fresh Choice Gone - great site for Chik Fil A

Since Fresh Choice has sadly gone the way of the dinosaur, the empty spot would make a great choice for Chik Fil A - very...

Original post made by PV Resident on Dec. 3, 2012
Last comment by kristine, on Jan 12, 2013 at 8:10 pm | 2 comments | 1956 Views

RESTAURANTS

Beer garden brewing up nicely

An ambitious plan to open a beer garden is becoming reality downtown at the corner of Villa and Bryant streets. Steins Beer...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2013
Last comment by Muriel, on Jan 12, 2013 at 3:19 pm | 10 comments | 3957 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Eshoo celebrates passage of new cancer-research law

Flanked by the wife of the late actor and cancer victim Patrick Swayze, Rep. Anna G. Eshoo today celebrated the passage of...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2013
Last comment by palo alto parent, on Jan 12, 2013 at 2:21 pm | 4 comments | 1704 Views

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Driver to face trial in Ware's death

Now that a judge has ruled there is enough evidence to proceed with a trial of Matthew Pumar, the driver accused of hitting...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2013
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Jan 11, 2013 at 7:59 pm | 7 comments | 1741 Views

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Storm system from Alaska headed for Bay Area

Bay Area residents may want to bundle up, as a cold-weather system is headed this way and will linger for several days, a...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2013
Last comment by Sean, on Jan 10, 2013 at 11:47 pm | 2 comments | 1377 Views

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New safe-driving laws take effect in California

Texting while driving, red-light cameras and party buses are among the targets of new driving-related laws that took effect...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 10, 2013 at 6:26 pm | 6 comments | 2087 Views
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