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AROUND TOWN

Builders bowing out

Market conditions and tight money are causing some builders to shut down large housing projects here, despite relatively...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2008
Last comment by Ago, on Apr 28, 2008 at 1:15 am | 5 comments | 3445 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Gang activity on Stevens Creek Trail

Has anyone else noticed the increase in gang activity and gang members trawling on Stevens Creek Trail? I have lived in...

Original post made by Concerned Mtn View Resident on Apr. 29, 2008
Last comment by Original Poster, on May 6, 2008 at 11:30 pm | 5 comments | 4232 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools pick their top profs

Two local teachers, Keren Robertson of Los Altos High School and Alecia Falk of Huff Elementary, have been named teachers...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2008
Last comment by Parent, on Jul 1, 2008 at 2:34 pm | 5 comments | 3019 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City rocked by double murder

Murder victim Omar Aquino left behind pictures on MySpace which indicate that a lifestyle he led in East Palo Alto may have...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2008
Last comment by FormerSylvan Park, on Jul 6, 2008 at 10:20 am | 5 comments | 2983 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 | 2965 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police capture new suspect in double murder

Mountain View police made the surprise announcement Wednesday that they have arrested a new suspect in connection with the...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2008
Last comment by Z, on Apr 20, 2009 at 8:39 pm | 5 comments | 2639 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain mulls major fare increases

Only a few Peninsula residents attended recent meetings to discuss a large fare increase for Caltrain riders -- an indicator,...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2008
Last comment by Michael, on Sep 8, 2008 at 7:17 pm | 5 comments | 3050 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sylas the subject of police hearing

A hearing was held last Friday to determine whether Sylas, the Hope Street husky which neighbors have dubbed the "wolf dog,"...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2008
Last comment by dan, on Oct 5, 2008 at 8:41 pm | 5 comments | 2813 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PAL gets in the ring

The 18 middle and high school students race around a makeshift track, jogging forward, then backward and sideways, trying...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2008
Last comment by GSB, on Oct 4, 2008 at 3:03 pm | 5 comments | 2904 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mountain Bay Plaza's muddy beginnings

Today, locals walking by Mountain View's tallest building -- the 12-story office structure at 444 Castro St. -- are greeted...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2009
Last comment by Nana, on Jan 14, 2009 at 11:07 am | 5 comments | 2685 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Veteran needs help, not jail

The sad case of former Army captain and Los Altos resident Sargent Binkley is a good example of how the military bureaucracy...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2009
Last comment by Army Officer, on Jan 22, 2009 at 3:20 pm | 5 comments | 2431 Views

AROUND TOWN

Truck bursts into flames on Highway 101

Police temporarily shut down Highway 101 southbound this morning just before 11 a.m. after a garbage truck burst into flames...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2009
Last comment by TooClose, on Jan 14, 2009 at 11:18 pm | 5 comments | 2112 Views

AROUND TOWN

Schools warn of looming job cuts

Administrators of both Mountain View school districts say that under Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's most recent budget proposal,...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2009
Last comment by Observer, on Feb 4, 2009 at 6:48 am | 5 comments | 2214 Views

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Officials unveil plans for billion-dollar research hub

In what was billed as a "defining moment" for Silicon Valley, leaders from NASA Ames, local colleges and U.S. Congress trumpeted...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2009
Last comment by Ralph Otte, on Mar 18, 2009 at 4:08 pm | 5 comments | 2271 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man robbed at knifepoint on El Camino

Police are looking for a man who attacked another man on El Camino Real on Wednesday night and then stole his iPod and cell...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by Randall Flagg, on Mar 24, 2009 at 7:07 pm | 5 comments | 1869 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Two-alarm fire damages Springer Street home

Investigators are trying to determine what started a two-alarm fire at a home in Mountain View on Thursday night, according...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2009
Last comment by Courtney Walters, on Mar 27, 2009 at 8:31 am | 5 comments | 2050 Views

AROUND TOWN

The Cisco secret

How did Cisco add $240 million to its bottom line over the last two years? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=4923...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2009
Last comment by HSR outdated, on Apr 8, 2009 at 11:45 am | 5 comments | 2403 Views

OTHER ISSUES

The Naysayer?

From Mercury News' "The Phantom": NAYSAYER: Since joining the Mountain View City Council in January, Council Member John...

Original post made by GSB on Apr. 12, 2009
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Apr 18, 2009 at 1:48 pm | 5 comments | 2752 Views

AROUND TOWN

Power Outage 2 Nights in a Row???

And at the same hours (8-10pm)!!!! Sunday night, it started with a series of brown outs which nearly killed my electronics,...

Original post made by darkness on Apr. 13, 2009
Last comment by Jen, on Apr 15, 2009 at 8:33 pm | 5 comments | 2036 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Housing report: City is 'jobs rich'

Every seven years, Mountain View residents have a chance to significantly change the direction of the city's housing policies,...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2009
Last comment by GDM, on Apr 24, 2009 at 3:33 pm | 5 comments | 2116 Views
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