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OTHER ISSUES

County prosecutors listed in 'misconduct' report

Lane Liroff, a Santa Clara County deputy district attorney from Palo Alto, is among six county prosecutors whom judges found...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2010
Last comment by Old Ben, on Oct 20, 2010 at 12:17 pm | 1 comment | 2215 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Business asks city to relax massage rules

David Bertelsen and said it took only a phone call to police to get the OK for his foot spa in Palo Alto, and a little more...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2010
Last comment by kathy, on Oct 26, 2010 at 2:51 pm | 1 comment | 1880 Views

AROUND TOWN

Former Chez TJ chef earns three Michelin stars

Christopher Kostow, the chef who won two stars in the prestigious Michelin restaurant guide while at Mountain View's Chez...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2010
Last comment by Jes' Sayin', on Oct 27, 2010 at 2:44 pm | 1 comment | 1989 Views

ELECTIONS

Why you should vote yes on E

It's no secret that succeeding in the Silicon Valley economy requires a top-notch education. The best and the brightest from...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2010
Last comment by Ron, on Oct 27, 2010 at 10:42 pm | 1 comment | 2773 Views

ELECTIONS

Foothill-De Anza service union urges no on parcel tax

The local community college district's service workers union is urging voters to reject Measure E, the parcel tax that proponents...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2010
Last comment by Sethro, on Oct 30, 2010 at 6:49 pm | 1 comment | 3526 Views

ELECTIONS

Editorial endorsement: Phone tax upgrade justified

In Mountain View, home of Google and numerous high-tech firms, voters should easily understand the city's effort to broaden...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2010
Last comment by nil, on Nov 1, 2010 at 7:49 pm | 1 comment | 3622 Views

ELECTIONS

Schmidt wins new District 7 seat on water board

The newly created seat on the Santa Clara Valley Water District's board of directors will be filled by Brian Schmidt, a 43-year-old...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2010
Last comment by Hardin, on Nov 5, 2010 at 12:53 pm | 1 comment | 3583 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Gas smell the result of PG&E maintenance

The air in parts of Mountain View and Palo Alto was filled with a foul odor around noon Wednesday, after PG&E crews purged...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2010
Last comment by the_punnisher, on Nov 6, 2010 at 2:06 pm | 1 comment | 1896 Views

SPORTS

Give BMX park a chance

Admittedly, it is difficult for a city like Mountain View to provide venues for every recreational interest that comes along....

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2010
Last comment by Daniel, on Nov 7, 2010 at 3:31 pm | 1 comment | 3135 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Co-op preschool 'running out of time'

The Los Altos Parent Preschool is still on the hunt for a new home after being notified earlier this year that its lease...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2010
Last comment by Parent, on Nov 11, 2010 at 3:50 pm | 1 comment | 2422 Views

RESTAURANTS

Tons of tasty choices

Chalateco still looks like the Taco Bell it used to be, if not the Una Mas it was more recently. Don't worry. Chalateco is...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2010
Last comment by A. Reader, on Nov 13, 2010 at 3:31 am | 1 comment | 3475 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Garden proposal whacked

At its Tuesday night meeting, the City Council sided with neighbors, city staff and Parks and Rec commissioners by killing...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2010
Last comment by Sarah W., on Nov 15, 2010 at 10:15 pm | 1 comment | 2221 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Kittens flood local shelters

It's kitten season at local shelters, and this month for only $10, you can take one home. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=3601...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2010
Last comment by Erik Parsons, on Nov 18, 2010 at 10:50 pm | 1 comment | 2017 Views

AROUND TOWN

High Speed Rail vs. El Palo Alto

High Speed Rail was a boondoggle from the start. It's a rail line to no where. It is based on good intentions surrounded...

Original post made by USA on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by Adam Selene, on Nov 29, 2010 at 2:45 pm | 1 comment | 1791 Views

RESTAURANTS

Plenty to savor

With the zillions of Chinese restaurants on the Peninsula, how do you go about finding the place that makes the mark? When...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2010
Last comment by A. Reader, on Nov 20, 2010 at 12:25 am | 1 comment | 3632 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Facebook CEO: 'Messages' = way of the future

Predicting people will call it "the way the future should work," Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced the Palo Alto social-networking...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2010
Last comment by A. Reader, on Nov 20, 2010 at 12:38 am | 1 comment | 2258 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Be a mentor and change a kid's life

A study says that deterring one at-risk youth from a life of crime saves an estimated $2.6 million to $5.3 million. In that...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2010
Last comment by Cliff, on Nov 20, 2010 at 6:13 pm | 1 comment | 2456 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A teacher's lament: I'm no Superman

I realize Davis Guggenheim's recent documentary film "Waiting for Superman" wasn't intended to bash teachers. Read the full...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2010
Last comment by Someone who knows, on Nov 21, 2010 at 8:23 pm | 1 comment | 2138 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Million-dollar bail in alleged drug-rape in Castro bar

By Jon Wiener Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=1110 posted Friday, March 3, 2006, 12:00...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2010
Last comment by mark anthony, on Nov 24, 2010 at 7:55 pm | 1 comment | 2672 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino clinical trial aims to catch lung cancer early

A new El Camino Hospital study, launched at the beginning of this month, aims to use a genetic test to determine which smokers...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2010
Last comment by A. Reader, on Nov 26, 2010 at 3:37 pm | 1 comment | 1827 Views
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