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OTHER ISSUES

VTA Open House Disappointing

I attended the VTA's open house Wednesday expecting to hear something that I hadn't heard before regarding the BRT Lanes...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Apr. 11, 2014
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Apr 15, 2014 at 3:30 pm | 5 comments | 131 Views

AROUND TOWN

Total lunar eclipse visible in Bay Area tonight

Bay Area stargazers are in for a late-night treat tonight when the moon passes behind the Earth's shadow and leads to a total...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2014
Last comment by UC Davis Grad, on Apr 15, 2014 at 6:41 pm | 5 comments | 3407 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Boundary options whittled down

A committee formed by the Los Altos School District to analyze various scenarios for boundary changes made some headway Tuesday...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2007
Last comment by Karen Rudolph, on Jun 7, 2007 at 10:44 pm | 4 comments | 4475 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Girls in gangs

For Los Altos High School senior "Paula," exposure to gangs started early, in middle school. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2007
Last comment by Post Highschool, on Jun 13, 2007 at 6:03 pm | 4 comments | 4480 Views

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Down and derby

Mountain View's first soap box derby went off without a hitch last weekend on the Dana Street overpass in front of Landels...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2007
Last comment by Tom Nelson, on Jun 14, 2007 at 2:13 pm | 4 comments | 3945 Views

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Memories in rhyme

According to Jacqueline Chan Valencic, the '50s and '60s were a great time to grow up in Mountain View. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2007
Last comment by Ron Welti, on Oct 17, 2011 at 2:24 pm | 4 comments | 4711 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Summer dumdums

With summer vacation in full swing, students are enjoying their chance to kick back and relax for awhile. But a recent announcement...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2007
Last comment by GSB, on Aug 9, 2007 at 1:08 pm | 4 comments | 4018 Views

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VTA Light Rail Station a Blight on Downtown MV

This morning as I walked to the Caltrain station I took a good look at the VTA station and couldn't believe how run down...

Original post made by Curious Observer on Aug. 7, 2007
Last comment by Palo Alto resident, on Jun 19, 2008 at 11:34 am | 4 comments | 4751 Views

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Tunneling under El Camino

Section by section, the Stevens Creek Trail is tunneling under El Camino Real as 4,000 cars an hour whiz by overhead. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2007
Last comment by GSB, on Aug 10, 2007 at 1:12 pm | 4 comments | 3617 Views

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Walkers, not bikers, are the problem at Shoreline Park

I take keyboard in hand to reply to reader Ellen Murray's concerns about bike riders at Shoreline Park ("Bikes a problem...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2007
Last comment by Bernie Brightman, on Sep 14, 2007 at 2:30 pm | 4 comments | 3770 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Lucky in, Albertsons out

To the delight of longtime customers and workers, the Albertsons store in Mountain View on El Camino Real became a Lucky...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2007
Last comment by Don Brown, on Jan 2, 2008 at 11:08 am | 4 comments | 3902 Views

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ECH ready to open Heart and Vascular Institute

After four years of talk, El Camino Hospital cemented the opening of a new Heart and Vascular Institute last week when it...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2007
Last comment by Susan Hong, reporter for the Mountain View Voice, on Oct 18, 2007 at 11:44 am | 4 comments | 3588 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Navy to close bargain stores at Moffett

The Navy has announced that its Moffett Field hardware store, department store and barber shop will close Feb. 2 as part...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2007
Last comment by Ron Wellendorf, on Jul 3, 2013 at 10:36 am | 4 comments | 4572 Views

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Hospital overpaying its top executives

The recent action by the El Camino Hospital board to approve huge salaries and bonuses for the top 10 hospital executives...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2007
Last comment by Grace Metalious, on Nov 11, 2007 at 9:48 am | 4 comments | 3190 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Letters to the Editor

<B>High density housing creates more problems Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=3541 posted...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2007
Last comment by Matt Raschke, on Nov 24, 2007 at 3:37 pm | 4 comments | 3848 Views

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Happy trails

On the Stevens Creek Trail during rush hour, a bicyclist flashes by once a minute on average. For some commuters, there simply...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2007
Last comment by Lives downtown, on Feb 28, 2008 at 8:53 pm | 4 comments | 3513 Views

SPORTS

A place to catch some air

After five years of delay, the city is quickly rolling towards putting in a bike park at Shoreline that could become a destination...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2007
Last comment by JohnG, on Dec 30, 2007 at 8:18 pm | 4 comments | 4301 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mountain View's lone voice

City manager Kevin Duggan says it was only a few years ago that three newspapers regularly covered City Hall: the San Jose...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2008
Last comment by Police Check, on May 26, 2011 at 6:05 pm | 4 comments | 3760 Views

RESTAURANTS

More restuarants bite the dust

Pick Up Stix at El Camino and El Monte abruptly closed, and how I've heard that California Roadhouse is gone....

Original post made by GSB on Feb. 10, 2008
Last comment by Ago, on Feb 12, 2008 at 3:28 pm | 4 comments | 4511 Views

ELECTIONS

Mayfield project marches forward

After four years of meetings, the City Council finally delivered the massive Mayfield housing project Tuesday night, approving...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2008
Last comment by Breathy, on Jun 11, 2008 at 8:53 pm | 4 comments | 3593 Views
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