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OTHER ISSUES

Cat owners pounce on license debate

Tonight the City Council is likely to re-examine the surprisingly controversial cat licensing requirements it approved last...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2013
Last comment by Rodger, on Jun 13, 2013 at 4:31 pm | 26 comments | 3642 Views

BOOKS

The power of sexy

Some local environmentalists are deploying a new weapon in the fight against global warming: the female figure. Read the...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2008
Last comment by Rhonda H., on Dec 10, 2008 at 9:40 pm | 6 comments | 3640 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Alta Vista teens net $25K in scholarships

Students may enter Alta Vista High School as at-risk youth in danger of dropping out, but that doesn't mean they'll leave...

Original post made on May. 28, 2014
Last comment by Teri Jara, on May 28, 2014 at 3:56 pm | 2 comments | 3639 Views

AROUND TOWN

No car, no recourse

When Vaibhav Chopda returned from a six-week vacation, his car was missing from his apartment complex's lot. As he soon found...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2008
Last comment by Sue The Pants Off These Bums, on Jul 21, 2008 at 9:42 pm | 9 comments | 3632 Views

AROUND TOWN

Letters to the Editor

<B>Hawthorne Park isn't smart growth Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=3580 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2007
Last comment by ech employee, on Oct 11, 2010 at 8:13 am | 3 comments | 3629 Views

AROUND TOWN

Neighbors dislike smell of KFC

Neighbors packed a small meeting room at City Hall last week to oppose a KFC-A&W fast food restaurant to replace the abandoned...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2007
Last comment by Unknown, on Sep 14, 2007 at 7:03 pm | 1 comment | 3625 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sparks fly over Day Worker Center's new HQ

Opponents and supporters of placing the Day Worker Center at a downtown church made their points at a crowded hearing last...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2007
Last comment by Lisa, on Aug 30, 2007 at 4:11 pm | 2 comments | 3623 Views

RESTAURANTS

Fast food with flavor

I made a big mistake. The first day I cruised over to Lulu's Mexican takeout in the refurbished Town & Country Village for...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2009
Last comment by Comida Lover, on Oct 18, 2009 at 9:46 pm | 1 comment | 3623 Views

MOVIES

Gia Coppola explores wide-eyed, wild, wasted youth in 'Palo Alto'

'Palo Alto,' Gia Coppola's dark, atmospheric coming-of-age tale, follows a group of listless teens as they meander from party...

Original post made on May. 16, 2014
Last comment by parent, on May 16, 2014 at 5:51 pm | 3 comments | 3621 Views

AROUND TOWN

Renters pour out woes at housing event

In an event at the Adobe building Monday night, Mountain View residents spoke about their struggles to find housing and afford...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2014
Last comment by Cuesta Resident, on Jun 20, 2014 at 5:09 pm | 1 comment | 3621 Views

AROUND TOWN

Landowner wants Rose Market to stay

After a community backlash against plans for 200 apartments at the corner of Castro Street and El Camino Real, one of the...

Original post made on May. 26, 2013
Last comment by MVResident67, on Jul 15, 2013 at 2:06 pm | 19 comments | 3619 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bay Area: 2013 sets record for low rainfall

Bay Area cities are setting the lowest levels of rainfall in recorded history this year as unusual conditions are blocking...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2014
Last comment by huffle, on Jan 4, 2014 at 11:10 am | 4 comments | 3619 Views

AROUND TOWN

Report: Economic impact of electric Caltrain

Modernizing the Caltrain corridor with electrified trains and updated signal systems could create 9,600 jobs in the Bay...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2012
Last comment by Garrett, on Jun 16, 2012 at 8:43 am | 4 comments | 3618 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District lost thousands in unpaid lunches

The Mountain View Whisman School District estimates that it lost close to $20,000 in the 2006-07 school year due to students...

Original post made on May. 21, 2008
Last comment by Observer, on Jul 9, 2008 at 1:10 pm | 14 comments | 3615 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Reality check for displaced tenants

In an effort to help families being forced out of their affordable apartments, the Mountain View City Council set up a way...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2007
Last comment by Philip C. Cosby, on Oct 22, 2007 at 7:44 am | 1 comment | 3612 Views

BOOKS

Local author finds sci-fi success with Martian thriller

It's hard to believe that Andy Weir doesn't work for NASA: computer simulations, mathematical calculations and chemical studies...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2014
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Mar 12, 2014 at 11:44 pm | 1 comment | 3611 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 | 3604 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Polifrone Highest Paid MVWSD Teacher in 2010

According to the Public Employee Salaries Database 2010, the highest paid teacher in MVWSD in 2010 was the controversial...

Original post made by MVWSD Watchdog on May. 11, 2011
Last comment by District Dad, on May 19, 2011 at 5:37 pm | 6 comments | 3603 Views

RESTAURANTS

Plenty to savor

With the zillions of Chinese restaurants on the Peninsula, how do you go about finding the place that makes the mark? When...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2010
Last comment by A. Reader, on Nov 20, 2010 at 12:25 am | 1 comment | 3600 Views

AROUND TOWN

Board to vote on censuring Nelson

The majority of Steven Nelson's school board colleagues want to censure him -- but first, they had a few procedural hoops...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2013
Last comment by @ Elaine, on Sep 25, 2013 at 2:49 pm | 14 comments | 3600 Views
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