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ELECTIONS

COMING UP: Meet your elected officials

The local chapter of the League of Women Voters is holding its annual "Meet Your Elected Officials" event this Sunday afternoon...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2010
Last comment by Political Insider, on Mar 20, 2010 at 9:15 pm | 2 comments | 1984 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fiber-mania sweeps nation

The mayor of Duluth jumped into a freezing lake. Topeka renamed itself "Google, Kansas." Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=5887...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2010
Last comment by kuesta, on Feb 24, 2014 at 2:46 pm | 2 comments | 1611 Views

AROUND TOWN

They do run Run

The 11th annual Run for Zimbabwe Orphans and Fair, taking place next Sunday, March 28, will raise money for a Zimbabwean...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2010
Last comment by Ellen Clark, on Mar 24, 2010 at 10:05 am | 2 comments | 1763 Views

ELECTIONS

Foothill students join march on Sacramento

Looming final exams and papers didn't stop four busloads of Foothill College students from taking Monday to go to Sacramento,...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2010
Last comment by Pat, on Mar 26, 2010 at 9:32 am | 2 comments | 2086 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park to hire high-speed-rail lobbyist

The city of Menlo Park has hired a lobbyist to make the city's case to Sacramento when it comes to the California high speed...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by Rodger, on Mar 31, 2010 at 10:50 pm | 2 comments | 1329 Views

RESTAURANTS

El Monte Fish N Chips

where the old quiznos used to be near cvs. opened today anyone tried it?...

Original post made by sean on Apr. 1, 2010
Last comment by fish n chips, on Jun 5, 2010 at 9:59 am | 2 comments | 2377 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The sorry state of education

It was disheartening to read last week's <I>Voice</I></B> story about how four busloads of Foothill College students journeyed...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2010
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Apr 4, 2010 at 7:43 am | 2 comments | 1614 Views

AROUND TOWN

The treasures of Mi Pueblo

You don't have to speak Spanish to shop at Mi Pueblo Food Centers. Nor do you need to be in the market for avocados, warm...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2010
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Apr 4, 2010 at 7:50 am | 2 comments | 1686 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hidden Villa celebrates golden anniversary

Hidden Villa, the 1,600-acre education center, working farm and wilderness preserve nestled in Los Altos Hills, will celebrate...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2010
Last comment by Dale Dunlap, on Apr 12, 2010 at 3:01 pm | 2 comments | 1542 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Boys hockey team rolls to championship

A group of Mountain View High School boys captured a division title in club roller hockey recently, clinching a win against...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by eric, on Apr 13, 2010 at 1:25 pm | 2 comments | 1858 Views

AROUND TOWN

New hotel to rise over Palo Alto's Baylands

Palo Alto's newest hotel will soon overlook the city's pristine Baylands after the City Council quickly and enthusiastically...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by Informed in this matter, on Apr 13, 2010 at 10:13 pm | 2 comments | 1409 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Pets flood local shelters during hard times

As head of Palo Alto Animal Services, Sandi Stadler has a unique perspective on how the recession is hurting Peninsula residents....

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by Reason, on Apr 14, 2010 at 5:28 pm | 2 comments | 1559 Views

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City taps Utah chief to head Fire Department

Bradley Wardle, a veteran firefighter from Utah, will head the Mountain View Fire Department beginning on April 30, city...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2010
Last comment by Jimmy, on May 4, 2010 at 3:44 pm | 2 comments | 1906 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Pot club opens in Shoreline area, against city's wishes

The City Council decided Tuesday to take legal action against the first known storefront pot club in Mountain View, operated...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2010
Last comment by Daniel DeBolt, on Apr 23, 2010 at 11:09 am | 2 comments | 1421 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino Hospital takes $11 million hit this year

El Camino officials say there are several reasons why their financial picture isn't as rosy as expected, but the bottom line...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2010
Last comment by Yes, on Apr 23, 2010 at 1:03 pm | 2 comments | 1496 Views

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Architect's words inspire City Council

In a council meeting intended to focus on the redevelopment of the Shoreline area Tuesday, famous green architect and designer...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2010
Last comment by andrea, on Apr 23, 2010 at 4:17 pm | 2 comments | 1377 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Speier introduces $1 billion Bay restoration bill

A bill to spend $1 billion over 10 years to restore and clean up San Francisco Bay has been introduced in Congress by U.S....

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2010
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on Apr 26, 2010 at 9:53 pm | 2 comments | 1499 Views

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Teen girl attacked, injured at Whisman Park

A 14-year-old girl suffered a concussion after she was struck by another teenager at Whisman Park on April 23, Mountain View...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2010
Last comment by to haha, on Apr 28, 2010 at 4:28 pm | 2 comments | 1288 Views

RESTAURANTS

No pizza needed

Italian restaurants in the greater Palo Alto area are as plentiful as apps on an iPhone. From Olive Garden to Quattro at...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2010
Last comment by shelley hansen, on May 13, 2010 at 10:21 am | 2 comments | 2442 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino Hospital opens 'cyberknife' cancer center

A new tumor-treatment facility at El Camino Hospital could help address the hospital's recent budget woes by attracting more...

Original post made on May. 4, 2010
Last comment by @ECH taxpayer, on May 4, 2010 at 3:12 pm | 2 comments | 1511 Views
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