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MV's Vargas: America's most famous undocumented immigrant

Following his startling personal story in The New York Times magazine, Mountain View's Pulitzer Prize-winner Jose Antonio...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2011
Last comment by PH, on Jul 15, 2011 at 8:47 am | 1 comment | 1420 Views

RESTAURANTS

Refined and relaxed

The Indian subcontinent has always met California cuisine at Mantra, the five-year-old restaurant on Emerson Street in Palo...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on Jul 15, 2011 at 5:52 pm | 1 comment | 2090 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hospital expands e-records project

El Camino Hospital's board of directors has approved $1.4 million to expand a project that assists local independent physicians...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2011
Last comment by Jeremy Engdahl-Johnson, on Jul 22, 2011 at 9:50 am | 1 comment | 1377 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hit-and-run driver avoids jail time

The driver in a hit-and-run accident that killed a man in downtown Mountain View avoided jail time when she was sentenced...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2011
Last comment by MIchael, on Jul 22, 2011 at 12:08 pm | 1 comment | 1312 Views

AROUND TOWN

Foothill to host bike race

Foothill College will host its first Learning Curve Bike Circuit Race on Sunday, July 31, to raise money for a multi-use...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2011
Last comment by OldOwl, on Jul 27, 2011 at 8:28 am | 1 comment | 1321 Views

BOOKS

Feature story: Surrounded by superheroes

Dealing in comics many fans would involuntarily drool over is standard practice for Lee's Comics founder Lee Hester. Photo...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2011
Last comment by The Eye, on Jul 28, 2011 at 2:53 pm | 1 comment | 2300 Views

AROUND TOWN

VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Harry Potter

If you could be any character from Harry Potter, who would it be? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=4549...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by GryffindorPrefect, on Jul 29, 2011 at 5:37 pm | 1 comment | 1299 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fire at Arastradero Preserve being investigated

A grass fire that burned two acres at Pearson Arastradero Preserve Thursday afternoon (July 28) is being investigated by...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by Jeff, on Jul 29, 2011 at 11:37 pm | 1 comment | 1503 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Math made easy

Can a hedge-fund guy find fame, fortune and fulfillment as a social entrepreneur? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=7060...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2011
Last comment by sandy, on Jul 31, 2011 at 1:20 am | 1 comment | 1458 Views

AROUND TOWN

Weekend, Aug. 6 & 7

[http://music.stanford.edu/Events/calendar.html ==B Music== Stanford Summer Chorus] The Stanford Summer Chorus will be presenting...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2011
Last comment by mike, on Aug 5, 2011 at 1:25 pm | 1 comment | 1261 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police Log

AUTO BURGLARY Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=7095 posted Friday, August 5, 2011,...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2011
Last comment by , on Aug 6, 2011 at 3:13 pm | 1 comment | 1713 Views

AROUND TOWN

$2 million "ransom" for city to keep downtown tax district

When City Council members return from summer break in September they will have to decide whether to pay $2 million a year...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2011
Last comment by Steve, on Aug 7, 2011 at 8:15 pm | 1 comment | 1431 Views

AROUND TOWN

Foothill board chooses Air Force base

The former Onizuka Air Force Station in Sunnyvale has been chosen as a new campus for Foothill College, Foothill-De Anza...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2011
Last comment by B. Smart, on Aug 11, 2011 at 11:12 am | 1 comment | 1642 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Camp makes calculus kid-friendly

A unique school that teaches high-level science and math concepts to students years earlier than is typical in public schools...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2011
Last comment by James, on Aug 11, 2011 at 2:10 pm | 1 comment | 2180 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Petitioners rally to save Hangar One

Signing their names and writing notes on a petition, hundreds of people around the country are making it clear that Hangar...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2011
Last comment by francesca, on Aug 12, 2011 at 2:29 am | 1 comment | 1554 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Homework: quality, not quantity

The head of the local elementary and middle school district said that there will not be a major overhaul of the homework...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2011
Last comment by James, on Aug 16, 2011 at 5:44 am | 1 comment | 2156 Views

AROUND TOWN

Public can review compensation info on controller's website

On Aug. 2, state controller John Chiang, along with the chancellor of California's community colleges, Jack Scott, sent a...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2011
Last comment by Dave, on Aug 18, 2011 at 4:44 pm | 1 comment | 1430 Views

AROUND TOWN

Voices Around Town

Asked in Downtown Mountain View. Pictures and interviews by Hannah Kim Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=7125...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2011
Last comment by Andy C, on Aug 22, 2011 at 1:59 pm | 1 comment | 1401 Views

AROUND TOWN

UPDATE: Power line damaged by falling branch

Contrary to prior reports from a Mountain View Fire Department official, PG&E says that the loud "boom" heard by residents...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2011
Last comment by Maggie, on Aug 25, 2011 at 5:44 pm | 1 comment | 1559 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local schools top last year's test scores

Mountain View schools scored better than the rest of the state on the California Standards Test, officials from both local...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2011
Last comment by Peter, on Aug 26, 2011 at 1:11 pm | 1 comment | 1656 Views
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