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OTHER ISSUES

Disabled activist puts city in his sights

George Louie weighs over 300 pounds, he says, and when his wheelchair has to roll off an unmodified sidewalk to cross the...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2008
Last comment by randy edwards, on Jan 14, 2009 at 2:02 am | 7 comments | 2878 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Locals to Obama: Health care 'is not working'

A group of 37 residents gathered at the Mountain View Senior Center last month to discuss possible health care reforms, agreeing...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2009
Last comment by Aaron M. Roland, M.D., on Jan 13, 2009 at 9:03 pm | 1 comment | 2270 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local nonprofit agencies overwhelmed

It's a Monday afternoon, and Ramona and two of her children are making their daily rounds at the Community Service Agency's...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2009
Last comment by Antushka vladamir, on Jan 12, 2009 at 8:21 pm | 1 comment | 2047 Views

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COMING UP: Army Reserve center to break ground

A $79 million facility for Army reservists will have a groundbreaking ceremony on Saturday morning just outside the main...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2009
Last comment by REM, on Jan 12, 2009 at 11:30 am | 1 comment | 2198 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Changing a health care system that 'is not working'

Elna Tymes healed quickly after her first knee replacement, mostly due to a consistent physical therapy regime. Read the...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2009
Last comment by Health Care, on Jan 11, 2009 at 9:19 pm | 1 comment | 1915 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Changing a health care system that 'is not working'

Elna Tymes healed quickly after her first knee replacement, mostly due to a consistent physical therapy regime. Read the...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2009
Last comment by Health Care, on Jan 11, 2009 at 9:18 pm | 1 comment | 1935 Views

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Worker center plan still angers neighbors

The city's Design Review Committee maintained its composure during a tense meeting recently as residents living near of the...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2008
Last comment by Lawrence, on Jan 9, 2009 at 2:30 pm | 8 comments | 2026 Views

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Door slam through the ages

True to form, Pear Avenue Theatre is putting its own spin on "A Doll's House." Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=2501...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2009
Last comment by a man interested, on Jan 9, 2009 at 11:12 am | 3 comments | 2396 Views

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Catch 22 at El Camino Hospital

<I>Editor's note: Four weeks ago, the </I></B>Voice<I> reported that a patient at El Camino Hospital had been released after...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2007
Last comment by AJ, on Jan 9, 2009 at 9:08 am | 15 comments | 6087 Views

ELECTIONS

Lieber event at City Hall raises eyebrows

City policies forbid city buildings from being used to make money, but some are arguing that at a recent event held at City...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2009
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Jan 9, 2009 at 12:28 am | 2 comments | 2786 Views

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Google laying off employees kept hush-hush

http://www.webguild.org/2009/01/google-layoffs-6000-gone.php Today, in documents obtain by the Associated Press, Google...

Original post made by GSB on Jan. 8, 2009
Last comment by just google it, on Jan 8, 2009 at 3:26 pm | 1 comment | 2236 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Army: No impact for Orion project

The Moffett Field Restoration Advisory Board met last Thursday in the midst of a whirlwind of discussions about development...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2009
Last comment by Ernest Thurlow, on Jan 7, 2009 at 10:55 pm | 2 comments | 2417 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Binkley guilty on all counts

A West Point graduate and war veteran was found guilty on all counts Tuesday of robbing pain pills from a local pharmacist...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2009
Last comment by Vet's Daughter, on Jan 7, 2009 at 9:13 pm | 4 comments | 2207 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Rotary Community Grant Program - Now taking applications

All Community Grant requests for this coming fiscal year (July 1 thru June 30) must be submitted by March 1, 2009. Awards...

Original post made by Alicia Crank on Jan. 7, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2407 Views

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Update: 24th Annual Crab Feed & Silent Auction

You can now purchase tickets online: http://www.clubrunner.ca/CPrg/DxProgramHome/programhome.aspx?cid=4225&pid=32228&sid=46022 -------- The...

Original post made by Alicia Crank on Jan. 7, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2423 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fire, fallen power line shuts Bayshore Freeway

All lanes of U.S. Highway 101 in Mountain View were closed Tuesday night for nearly three hours due to a large fire that...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2008
Last comment by Mr. DePortum, on Jan 4, 2009 at 8:11 am | 8 comments | 2262 Views

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Alza Corp. leaving city after 17 years

Johnson and Johnson, Alza's parent company, is shutting down operations in Mountain View, laying off 600 employees in the...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2007
Last comment by Truth, on Jan 3, 2009 at 6:07 am | 15 comments | 5215 Views

SPORTS

CHARITY BASKETBALL GAME - LOS ALTOS @ MOUNTAIN VIEW THIS SATURDAY

LOS ALTOS VS. MOUNTAIN VIEW BASKETBALL THIS SATURDAY JAN 3 @ MOUNTAIN VIEW HIGH SCHOOL!!! JV @ 5 pm VARSITY @ 6:30 pm Mountain...

Original post made by mvbasketball on Jan. 1, 2009
Last comment by Goin Retro, on Jan 2, 2009 at 6:48 pm | 4 comments | 3121 Views

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Service above self

If you want to do well while doing good, Mountain View's Rotary Club provides both outlets &#8212; business networking and...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2009
Last comment by Alicia Crank, on Jan 2, 2009 at 8:34 am | 1 comment | 1992 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The future of NCLB

Despite a six-year effort to overhaul education at the state and federal levels, the country is still "in trouble" educationally,...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2008
Last comment by Larry, on Jan 1, 2009 at 5:51 pm | 2 comments | 2345 Views
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