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OTHER ISSUES

Cleaning up dry cleaning

Now that the cold winds of autumn are upon us and we are shutting our houses up tight again, it is a good time to consider...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2007
Last comment by Kurt, on Nov 22, 2007 at 9:01 pm | 1 comment | 4007 Views

OTHER ISSUES

The AC paradox

A recent study concluded that air conditioners were increasing the outside air temperature in Tokyo by two to four degrees...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2007
Last comment by Joe, on Aug 22, 2007 at 4:01 pm | 1 comment | 4005 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

State's 3-foot buffer zone for cyclists takes effect

A new state law requiring motorists to keep a 3-foot buffer zone when overtaking or passing bicyclists took effect today....

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2014
Last comment by hair splitting, on Oct 3, 2014 at 9:55 am | 47 comments | 4004 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Harry and Ida Pinto, husband and wife, passed away on same day

Harry and Ida Pinto, Mountain View residents married for 67 years, died within 12 hours of each other on Aug. 26. Both were...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2007
Last comment by Les Groshong, on Sep 10, 2007 at 12:27 pm | 2 comments | 4002 Views

AROUND TOWN

Group seeks to stem Caltrain 'death spiral'

More than 200 Friends of Caltrain met on Saturday (Jan. 29) to find ways to keep the Peninsula railway from going into what...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2011
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Feb 5, 2011 at 9:19 pm | 31 comments | 4002 Views

AROUND TOWN

SUV hits trees, ties up traffic in police chase

A suspected drunk driver hit multiple parked cars, bounced off of two trees on Shoreline Boulevard, ran a red light and drove...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2014
Last comment by chuck mangione, on Mar 21, 2014 at 6:29 am | 6 comments | 3994 Views

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Two copters down: sequestration cuts hit 129th Rescue Wing

Members of the Air National Guard at Moffett Field say their capacity to rescue people from wildfires, shipwrecks, hurricanes...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2013
Last comment by USA, on Aug 4, 2013 at 5:21 pm | 12 comments | 3993 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Forty years of feuding over student parking

A 40-year debate over parking on the streets surrounding Mountain View High School continued last week, as the district successfully...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2007
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Dec 9, 2007 at 11:18 am | 1 comment | 3992 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Helping kids see the big picture

In a young person's life, the smallest amount of interest and support can be influential. One-on-one attention in the form...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2007
Last comment by Lyle Bickley, on Dec 3, 2007 at 3:27 pm | 1 comment | 3990 Views

RESTAURANTS

Neighbors frothing over beer garden plan

A handful of condo dwellers on Bryant Street have so far been successful in blocking a new restaurant and beer garden proposed...

Original post made on May. 31, 2012
Last comment by smadison, on Jun 4, 2012 at 1:15 pm | 12 comments | 3990 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Local National Guard troops help fight state's wildfires

Today more than 7,000 firefighters, several California National Guard helicopters and two C-130 cargo planes are battling...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2013
Last comment by Mom, on Aug 21, 2013 at 5:16 pm | 3 comments | 3990 Views

RESTAURANTS

Esther's new nest

"Oh no!" said my friend. "Are they taking away all the desserts?" Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=4167...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2008
Last comment by Mrs. Smith, on Jun 16, 2008 at 10:13 am | 1 comment | 3987 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The new, new math

A few times each week, the students in Gayle Dyer's fifth-grade class at Bubb Elementary put down their books, worksheets,...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2012
Last comment by Aisha, on Feb 29, 2012 at 3:22 am | 3 comments | 3987 Views

AROUND TOWN

Knock-down drag-out over Mayfield

The Mayfield housing development wasn't killed by a "make or break" City Council study session Tuesday, billed as the last...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2007
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Jul 24, 2007 at 10:30 am | 3 comments | 3982 Views

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El Camino enjoys record profits

El Camino Hospital saw its best fiscal performance in decades this year, chalking up a profit, or what it calls "net operating...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2007
Last comment by Dom, on Sep 28, 2007 at 9:28 pm | 6 comments | 3981 Views

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El Camino execs see big salary increases

[CLARIFICATION: This story as it appeared in the Oct. 26 print edition provided some misleading information on executive...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2007
Last comment by Unemployed, on Dec 16, 2007 at 9:46 am | 1 comment | 3980 Views

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Tom Means named new mayor

The City Council chambers were packed Tuesday night for the swearing in of Tom Means as mayor and Margaret Abe-Koga as vice...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2008
Last comment by Balance, on Jun 12, 2008 at 6:32 pm | 3 comments | 3979 Views

OTHER ISSUES

What do you think Google should do re: Yahoo?

Mountain View company, Google, has posted a blog that objects to Microsoft's bid for Yahoo!. See http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2008/02/yahoo-and-future-of-internet.html Do...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Feb. 4, 2008
Last comment by Lives downtown, on Feb 28, 2008 at 8:38 pm | 1 comment | 3979 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Still no leads in Merales murder

Police have yet to make any headway in the murder of 17-year-old Jose Merales, shot two days ago on Higdon Avenue. Meanwhile,...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2008
Last comment by Chin4, on May 30, 2008 at 12:14 am | 47 comments | 3976 Views

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ABAG again angers officials

Regional housing targets from the Association of Bay Area Governments may be a thorn in Mountain View's side for yet another...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2007
Last comment by Kent Scharninghausen, on Dec 21, 2007 at 11:32 pm | 1 comment | 3973 Views
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