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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 | 2557 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 | 2997 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 | 2754 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 | 2858 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 | 2589 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 | 2390 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 | 2065 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 | 2170 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 | 2209 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 | 1835 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 | 2001 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 | 2341 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 | 2675 Views

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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 | 2007 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 | 2058 Views

AROUND TOWN

NASA Ames offers buyouts to hundreds of employees

A source at NASA Ames has emailed the ==I Voice== a list of over 400 employees who have been offered buyouts worth up to...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2009
Last comment by Ron, on May 1, 2009 at 8:13 am | 5 comments | 3745 Views

AROUND TOWN

Worker Center gets council nod

In a drama-filled meeting Tuesday night, the City Council voted unanimously to allow the Day Worker Center of Mountain View...

Original post made on May. 14, 2009
Last comment by Alison, on May 19, 2009 at 11:31 pm | 5 comments | 1805 Views

ELECTIONS

Propositions offer terrible choices

California's budget stalemate and the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression culminate in the May 19 special election,...

Original post made on May. 18, 2009
Last comment by Snakefinger, on May 19, 2009 at 2:26 pm | 5 comments | 2433 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain meetings on service cuts, fare hikes

Facing a projected deficit of over $10 million, Caltrain will hold public meetings Wednesday of next week to give Peninsula...

Original post made on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by Meeting locations, on May 26, 2009 at 11:21 am | 5 comments | 1818 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Schools brace for cuts in wake of ballot defeats

After watching five of the state's six budget measures go down in flames Tuesday, local school administrators had one overarching...

Original post made on May. 21, 2009
Last comment by John Doe, on May 24, 2009 at 2:22 am | 5 comments | 1856 Views
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