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AROUND TOWN

Chez TJ: office would tower over gourmet restaurant

For the last five years, Louise Christy has been the volunteer gardener for Chez TJ, the highest-rated restaurant in Mountain...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2012
Last comment by Patricia Larenas, on Jun 13, 2012 at 3:05 pm | 7 comments | 2241 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council moves forward with affordable studios; two popular taquerias to be displaced

Members of the City Council voted to continue the planning of a $9.3 million affordable housing project Tuesday that will...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2012
Last comment by horrible news, on Jun 19, 2012 at 10:54 pm | 7 comments | 1722 Views

AROUND TOWN

Vargas doesn't qualify for Obama's deportation freeze

If he were just one year younger, Mountain View High School grad and immigration reform advocate Jose Antonio Vargas would...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2012
Last comment by Mcbutters, on Jun 18, 2012 at 2:26 pm | 7 comments | 1919 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council delays vote on revised Annex flood basin plan

Taking the advice of city attorney Jannie Quinn, the City Council delayed a vote on the Cuesta Annex flood basin that was...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2012
Last comment by cuesta neighbor, on Jun 21, 2012 at 6:07 pm | 7 comments | 1747 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Woman, 80, hit by car on San Antonio Road, dies

An 80-year-old woman who was walking along San Antonio Road was struck and killed by a car that was exiting a gas station...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2012
Last comment by Off Point, on Jun 26, 2012 at 12:19 pm | 7 comments | 1715 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teacher enters school board race

Christopher Chiang, a teacher with an passion for progressive educational methods, is the sixth person to confirm plans to...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jul 31, 2012 at 7:35 am | 7 comments | 1795 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bay Area real estate prices highest in four years

Bay Area home sales are continuing to rise, with the median sale price the highest it has been in nearly four years, according...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2012
Last comment by Old Ben, on Aug 17, 2012 at 7:14 am | 7 comments | 1319 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVHS music teacher begins last year of long career

Longtime MVHS music teacher Robin Kramer (seen conducting in the attached video)will retire in June. She has taught at Mountain...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2012
Last comment by Steven, on Aug 29, 2012 at 3:13 pm | 7 comments | 2174 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Best of Mountain View 2012

These are the champions, the restaurants, retailers and professionals who answered the call to compete and came out on top....

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2012
Last comment by member, on Apr 24, 2014 at 10:16 pm | 7 comments | 3109 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Young immigrants seek reprieve through new Obama program

Hundreds of young immigrants showed up at a Menlo Park church Sunday to get legal advice on applying for President Barack...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2012
Last comment by Old Ben, on Aug 29, 2012 at 9:31 am | 7 comments | 1600 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Developer drops controversial fence proposal

Developer Merlone Geier has withdrawn its application to build a fence blocking access between properties in San Antonio...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2012
Last comment by Garrett, on Sep 7, 2012 at 8:17 am | 7 comments | 1719 Views

OTHER ISSUES

HP to eliminate 2,000 more jobs

Silicon Valley computer and printer giant HP will cut about 2,000 more jobs than previously announced, according to a Sept....

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2012
Last comment by Bill, on Sep 13, 2012 at 10:53 am | 7 comments | 2246 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Five running for three seats in school board race

The Mountain View Whisman School District is poised to hold its first contested election since 2004, with five contenders...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2012
Last comment by 2012 Voter, on Nov 1, 2012 at 12:51 pm | 7 comments | 4952 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rite Aid to pay $800,000 for false advertising

Rite Aid Corporation has agreed to pay $800,000 for false and deceptive advertising. The company has settled a civil law-enforcement...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2012
Last comment by huh?, on Oct 13, 2012 at 7:00 am | 7 comments | 2505 Views

RESTAURANTS

Council says no way to Chick-Fil-A

<B>Drive-through won't work at narrow site, says majority Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=8156...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2012
Last comment by BC, on Nov 19, 2012 at 6:10 pm | 7 comments | 2133 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Meeting scheduled Tuesday for Measure G committee

The citizen-led committee charged with overseeing funds raised by the recently passed Measure G school bond will hold its...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2012
Last comment by mvmom, on Oct 30, 2012 at 2:32 pm | 7 comments | 1471 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Food banks send plea for more donations

Food banks around the Bay Area are asking for more donations as the Thanksgiving holiday approaches. Second Harvest Food...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2012
Last comment by Jessica, on Nov 16, 2012 at 9:49 am | 7 comments | 1362 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council looks to double housing fees

In a city soon to be flooded with building proposals from Google and Intuit, council members said Tuesday that commercial...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2012
Last comment by Does anyone connect the dots?, on Nov 18, 2012 at 4:29 pm | 7 comments | 3261 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Immigration talk with Jose Vargas at LAHS

Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Jose Antonio Vargas will be returning to Mountain View to speak about the future of immigration...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2012
Last comment by unomas, on Nov 17, 2012 at 9:21 pm | 7 comments | 1762 Views

AROUND TOWN

Update: Man hit and killed by Caltrain in Palo Alto

Caltrain is back on schedule after experiencing major delays this morning after a train fatally struck a man on the tracks...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2012
Last comment by Sally, on Nov 21, 2012 at 9:26 pm | 7 comments | 1400 Views
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