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SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Shop Local' program to benefit schools

The Mountain View Chamber of Commerce and the Central Business Association have announced that the city's "Shop Local" program...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2009
Last comment by Sid the Science Kid, on Nov 7, 2009 at 9:25 pm | 18 comments | 4515 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Arrest made in Whisman Park murder

Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=165 posted Monday, September 24, 2007, 11:08 AM...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2007
Last comment by lfriend, on Sep 29, 2007 at 6:14 pm | 5 comments | 4514 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parent Observation preschool could close

It was standing room-only last night at the local high school district's board meeting, as supporters of a local preschool...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2012
Last comment by Ann, on Feb 23, 2012 at 10:37 pm | 15 comments | 4512 Views

AROUND TOWN

Walkers, not bikers, are the problem at Shoreline Park

I take keyboard in hand to reply to reader Ellen Murray's concerns about bike riders at Shoreline Park ("Bikes a problem...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2007
Last comment by Bernie Brightman, on Sep 14, 2007 at 2:30 pm | 4 comments | 4511 Views

AROUND TOWN

EPA reaches $3 million settlement for toxic cleanup

Nearly 30 years after circuit board manufacturer CTS Printex left Mountain View for Fremont, the company has agreed to pay...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2014
Last comment by another resident, on Jan 29, 2014 at 9:00 pm | 2 comments | 4511 Views

AROUND TOWN

School drug forum informs, shocks parents

A presentation on drug use at Mountain View High School last week had plenty of shock value, showing graphic videos of people...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2014
Last comment by Kelsey Rush, on Apr 22, 2014 at 4:34 am | 8 comments | 4511 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Tenants have nowhere to turn

We hope the ordeal suffered by a dozen or more residents whose apartments at the Americana complex were contaminated by asbestos...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2007
Last comment by Prometheous Lover, on Nov 27, 2007 at 7:25 pm | 7 comments | 4510 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Los Altos School District to vote on parcel tax

In an effort to make up for falling revenues from state and federal sources, Los Altos' elementary and middle school officials...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2011
Last comment by Count Me Out Too, on Mar 9, 2011 at 2:48 pm | 62 comments | 4510 Views

AROUND TOWN

Public gets to weigh in on Google's self-driving cars

As a new fleet of self-driving cars begins zipping around the streets of Mountain View, the team at Google is trying to gauge...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2015
Last comment by CoolKatie, on Jun 17, 2015 at 9:56 pm | 49 comments | 4508 Views

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Cops ID victim in shooting

Mountain View police have identified the young man killed in Old Mountain View last Thursday night in a double-shooting which...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2008
Last comment by immigrant orthopedic surgeon from mountain view, on Feb 25, 2008 at 6:09 pm | 7 comments | 4505 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 | 4505 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

API scores make Castro proud

The Mountain View Whisman Elementary School District saw mixed results from this year's academic progress report released...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2007
Last comment by Chris Kuszmaul, on Sep 7, 2007 at 11:08 pm | 1 comment | 4504 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Breaking the News: Part I

Many observers are sounding an alarm about the cost to our society of the diminishing number of diverse voices and declining...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2008
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Jan 10, 2008 at 9:33 am | 12 comments | 4504 Views

AROUND TOWN

A nut a day keeps the doctor away

Tessa sat on a second-floor hospital bed at El Camino Hospital eating a cup of applesauce, as her mother and two nurses stood...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2015
Last comment by stef, on Feb 6, 2015 at 5:12 pm | 3 comments | 4503 Views

AROUND TOWN

Microsoft's month of giving

When most people hear "Microsoft" and "philanthropy" in the same sentence, they think of Bill Gates. However, Microsoft works...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2007
Last comment by Michelle Thomas, on Nov 8, 2007 at 10:44 am | 3 comments | 4497 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hospital's successes mask underlying problems

On the surface, everything looks great at El Camino Hospital. In the past year it was recognized as being the third-best...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2007
Last comment by Jan, on Aug 17, 2007 at 12:23 pm | 2 comments | 4495 Views

RESTAURANTS

New digs, same great Afghan food

Afghani expatriate Nick Waziri spent 20 years running his Middle Eastern restaurant in the Grant Park Plaza Shopping Center...

Original post made on May. 23, 2008
Last comment by Bob Briggs, on May 27, 2008 at 11:23 am | 3 comments | 4495 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fire inspectors: Mobile home fire was intentionally set

The fire that tore through a mobile home last month was intentionally set, according to an investigation by the Mountain...

Original post made on Jan. 1, 2014
Last comment by beelia, on Jan 3, 2014 at 5:31 pm | 1 comment | 4494 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 | 4494 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Lucky in, Albertsons out

To the delight of longtime customers and workers, the Albertsons store in Mountain View on El Camino Real became a Lucky...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2007
Last comment by Don Brown, on Jan 2, 2008 at 11:08 am | 4 comments | 4493 Views
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