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AROUND TOWN

Del Medio apartment destroyed by grease fire

A three-alarm fire that destroyed one apartment unit last Sunday and damaged three others was started after a cooking fire...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2007
Last comment by x, on Dec 20, 2007 at 8:22 pm | 1 comment | 4066 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Clucking over books

Castro students are no chickens when it comes to books. They egged on Castro School Principal Judy Crates as she bucked convention...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2012
Last comment by Chick-fil-haay!!!, on Nov 6, 2012 at 10:23 am | 8 comments | 4065 Views

AROUND TOWN

Swiped MV puppy returned

A puppy that was taken from a locked vehicle in Mountain View on Saturday was returned after reports circulated in the media...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2013
Last comment by Mountain View Police Department, on Aug 29, 2013 at 8:37 am | 9 comments | 4062 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google grilled about North Bayshore housing

On Tuesday night there was a tense exchange between council members and Google real estate director John Igoe about planning...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2014
Last comment by Jessica, on Sep 19, 2014 at 12:17 am | 3 comments | 4062 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 | 4060 Views

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 | 4059 Views

OTHER ISSUES

NASA calls for more airfield users

NASA Ames official Steve Zornetzer told the City Council on Tuesday that its deal with the owners of Google to allow their...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2007
Last comment by isThatG5LouderThanTheFreeway???, on Mar 16, 2010 at 10:30 pm | 5 comments | 4056 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 | 4056 Views

AROUND TOWN

At-risk high school students making gains

Earlier this month, U.S. News and World Report published a story ranking both Mountain View and Los Altos high schools among...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by Not nice, on May 29, 2013 at 7:10 pm | 4 comments | 4056 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Idea Farm' runs out of ideas on Highway 237

The "Idea Farm" truck — the ubiquitous vehicle parked around Mountain View featuring large spray-painted messages on...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by bob clifford., on Oct 29, 2009 at 11:52 am | 64 comments | 4055 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 4054 Views

AROUND TOWN

Noise at night keeps stores' neighbors awake.

Noisy parking lot sweepers and leaf blowers at some of the shopping malls and large stores are keeping nearby residential...

Original post made by Tired Neighbor on Jan. 4, 2008
Last comment by dusty, on Mar 5, 2008 at 6:49 pm | 5 comments | 4053 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 | 4052 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stop development before it's too late

The news of City Hall giving the ax to the farm on Grant Road is extremely disappointing and upsetting to me. I am still...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2007
Last comment by Daniel Mart, on Jun 15, 2007 at 10:40 am | 1 comment | 4051 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 | 4047 Views

RESTAURANTS

Country Gourmet to close

After 30 years in business, Mountain View's Country Gourmet restaurant is set to close on Sunday, May 19. Read the full...

Original post made on May. 8, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on May 10, 2013 at 10:46 pm | 30 comments | 4047 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 | 4045 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man beaten unconscious in downtown mugging

A man was beaten unconscious and robbed of his wallet while another suffered injuries after being attacked in a downtown...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2009
Last comment by Hydroponics, on Nov 7, 2009 at 6:24 pm | 62 comments | 4045 Views

AROUND TOWN

Merlone Geier seeks permit for "intimidating" fence

San Antonio Shopping Center developer Merlone Geier has not given up on its controversial efforts to put up a fence that...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2012
Last comment by Nick Shelton , on Aug 29, 2012 at 1:36 pm | 38 comments | 4045 Views

AROUND TOWN

City delays decision on WhatsApp building

On June 25, Zoning Administrator Gerry Beaudin delayed approval of an office developer's controversial request to allow Facebook-owned...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2014
Last comment by Wanting a Better City, on Jul 5, 2014 at 11:39 pm | 1 comment | 4045 Views
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