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AROUND TOWN

Painted lady butterfly migration hits region

Thousands of painted lady butterflies have been passing over the Peninsula this month as they migrate north from desert areas...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2009
Last comment by Laurel, on Mar 31, 2009 at 7:42 pm | 1 comment | 2160 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

TONIGHT: MV Whisman to discuss enrollment

Trustees of the Mountain View Whisman Elementary School District will take up the issue of enrollment numbers -- which are...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by Christy, on Apr 2, 2009 at 2:54 pm | 1 comment | 1967 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Running with a star

Logan Mang, a second grader at Bubb Elementary School, had been waiting all school year to meet professional lacrosse player...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by Marcia, on Apr 2, 2009 at 3:26 pm | 1 comment | 1992 Views

ELECTIONS

Plan for sustainable city whittled to 19 goals

After a year of work by dozens of local environmentalists, City Council members have narrowed down a long list of goals to...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by jps, on Apr 2, 2009 at 10:53 pm | 1 comment | 2367 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

President taps Martha Kanter for D.C. role

President Barack Obama has named Martha Kanter, chancellor of the Foothill-De Anza Community College District, as undersecretary...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Apr 3, 2009 at 8:45 am | 1 comment | 2185 Views

AROUND TOWN

Life and death with the Spanglers

Spangler Mortuary is one of the city's oldest family-run businesses. And someday it could be run by a generation of Spanglers...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2009
Last comment by Sally, on Apr 6, 2009 at 6:09 pm | 1 comment | 2164 Views

AROUND TOWN

TONIGHT: Council study session on budget cuts

Balancing Mountain View's budget may require some painful cuts this year, according to city manager Kevin Duggan. Tonight...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2009
Last comment by Mike Zelinski, on Apr 9, 2009 at 1:48 pm | 1 comment | 1872 Views

AROUND TOWN

County poet laureate looks to you for muse

Santa Clara County's poet laureate is encouraging residents to participate in an exercise to create the first Santa Clara...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2009
Last comment by USA, on Apr 13, 2009 at 5:29 pm | 1 comment | 1881 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Conviction reinstated in 1976 murder case

The California Supreme Court on Thursday reinstated the first-degree murder conviction of a Sunnyvale man in the strangling...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2009
Last comment by whiskey, on Apr 14, 2009 at 2:16 pm | 1 comment | 2175 Views

AROUND TOWN

AAA says gas prices leveling off

After a sharp rise three weeks ago, Bay Area gas prices have leveled off in the past week, due to low demand and an excess...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2009
Last comment by joe hoffman, on Apr 17, 2009 at 10:03 am | 1 comment | 1926 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council moves ahead with major projects

Budget problems notwithstanding, the City Council supported moving forward with many of its infrastructure plans during a...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2009
Last comment by William Joseph, on Apr 17, 2009 at 8:09 pm | 1 comment | 1907 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Curbing seasonal allergies

Sneezing, a stuffy or runny nose and itchy eyes are the uncomfortable signs that allergy season is underway. Hay fever, also...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2009
Last comment by Angela Hey, on Apr 20, 2009 at 9:53 pm | 1 comment | 1994 Views

AROUND TOWN

Shots Fired Last Night in OMV

Around 1:00 AM last night I heard 3 gunshots very clearly. They sounded like they came from the direction of Dana and Calderon....

Original post made by Bruno on Apr. 22, 2009
Last comment by Casey Weiss, on Apr 22, 2009 at 3:59 pm | 1 comment | 2141 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Curb enthusiasm

The City Council unanimously made an exception to the rules Tuesday, allowing the Rex Manor neighborhood to keep its much-loved...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2009
Last comment by RMT of Rex Manor, on Apr 22, 2009 at 9:40 pm | 1 comment | 2003 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Letters to the Editor

<B>Looks like council was asleep at the budget wheel Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=5060...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2009
Last comment by oldschgrl, on Apr 24, 2009 at 12:34 pm | 1 comment | 1964 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

TONIGHT: Trustees discuss school facilities

An architect will come to the Mountain View Whisman School District's board of trustees meeting tonight to talk about the...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2009
Last comment by dcree, on Apr 24, 2009 at 1:32 pm | 1 comment | 2084 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hotel deal worries council dissenter

After seeking a hotel and conference center for over 20 years, the city of Mountain View is finally near a deal for one in...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Kinkio, on Apr 26, 2009 at 5:47 pm | 1 comment | 1883 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bay Area health officials monitoring swine flu

Health officials across the Bay Area say they are actively monitoring the spread of swine flu in the U.S., though no cases...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2009
Last comment by Robin, on Apr 28, 2009 at 3:13 pm | 1 comment | 1995 Views

AROUND TOWN

Locals to school board: Adult School cuts will hurt the most vulnerable

Dozens of community members came to the high school district board meeting Monday night to let trustees know how they felt...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2009
Last comment by Aj, on Apr 28, 2009 at 9:14 pm | 1 comment | 1982 Views

AROUND TOWN

Another big step for Stevens Creek Trail

Workers put the final touches on the Stevens Creek Trail extension to Sleeper Avenue late last week, opening the door for...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2009
Last comment by Anonymous, on Apr 30, 2009 at 11:08 pm | 1 comment | 1994 Views
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