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Police use Taser on transient at Castro Starbucks

A police officer used a Taser on a homeless man who allegedly threw a cup of coffee on another Mountain View policeman early...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2010
Last comment by Rick, on Oct 1, 2010 at 12:30 pm | 1 comment | 2322 Views

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'Sunday Arts' kicks off with dance, films

"Sunday Arts Live" will be held in the Center for Performing Arts at 500 Castro St. and begins at 1:30 p.m. It will feature...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2010
Last comment by Mike, on Oct 2, 2010 at 9:25 pm | 1 comment | 1813 Views

AROUND TOWN

Strings on the upswing

It takes all kinds for a ukulele jam. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=6369 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2010
Last comment by Joanna Snyder, on Oct 2, 2010 at 9:33 pm | 1 comment | 2335 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino takes part in major Parkinson's study

A clinical trial, set to begin this fall at El Camino Hospital aims to figure out a way to objectively determine if someone...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2010
Last comment by Old Ben, on Oct 6, 2010 at 12:14 pm | 1 comment | 3531 Views

AROUND TOWN

Centennial Celebration

Joseph Mijares, a long time Mountain View resident, recently reached a real milestone. He recently turned 100 years old. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2010
Last comment by Mr B, on Oct 12, 2010 at 3:12 pm | 1 comment | 2038 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Signs of a Deep Recession

I live in the Cuesta Park area. Since the great recession I have noticed several instances of well dressed people, early...

Original post made by Mr. T on Oct. 13, 2010
Last comment by McGruff, on Oct 14, 2010 at 1:41 pm | 1 comment | 2024 Views

SPORTS

Enrollment jumps at MV Whisman

Enrollment is up substantially this fall at local elementary and middle schools. Officials speculate that the marked —...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2010
Last comment by Marketing Spin, on Oct 14, 2010 at 2:03 pm | 1 comment | 3279 Views

AROUND TOWN

Free Event at CSMA on Tues, Oct 19

Join Shubha Mudgal (Vocalist, Hindustani Classical Music) for an evening of musical excerpts and conversation in this Stanford...

Original post made by csma on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by csma, on Oct 15, 2010 at 2:37 pm | 1 comment | 1790 Views

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Parcel tax to aid community college district

Officials of the Foothill-De Anza Community College District say Measure E, a parcel tax on the November ballot, will provide...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2010
Last comment by KD, on Oct 17, 2010 at 9:23 pm | 1 comment | 2109 Views

MOVIES

Review: 'Nowhere Boy'

'Tis the job of the biopic to psychoanalyze its famous subject and sketch connective lines between the past and the future,...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2010
Last comment by eric, on Oct 18, 2010 at 10:39 am | 1 comment | 4931 Views

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 | 2432 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 | 1936 Views

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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 | 2058 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 | 2869 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 | 3630 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 | 3744 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 | 3705 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 | 1969 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 | 3279 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 | 2516 Views
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