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AROUND TOWN

City should plan to redress the jobs-housing imbalance

Mountain View, along with other industrial suburbs on the Peninsula, has suffered from a jobs-housing imbalance for decades,...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2014
Last comment by Old Ben, on Mar 22, 2014 at 6:35 am | 5 comments | 316 Views

OTHER ISSUES

State's first Bitcoin ATM opens at MV's Hacker Dojo

Is it a big gamble or a real step into our collective future? Either way, Mountain View is now home to California's first...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2014
Last comment by PeaceLove, on Apr 1, 2014 at 4:03 pm | 5 comments | 6452 Views

RESTAURANTS

Around the world, one plate at a time

If you Google the word "Cijjo" you get the restaurant in Mountain View, and only the restaurant in Mountain View. That is...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2014
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Apr 5, 2014 at 10:33 am | 5 comments | 253 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City poised for explosive office growth

An analysis by the Voice shows that explosive office development is knocking on Mountain View's door, bringing as many as...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2014
Last comment by jesse, on Apr 15, 2014 at 8:48 am | 5 comments | 2328 Views

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 | 143 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 | 3729 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 | 4480 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 | 4488 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 3955 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 4719 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 | 4022 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 4757 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 3621 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 3777 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 | 3914 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 3595 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 | 4582 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 3194 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 | 3854 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 3518 Views
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