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Means: Say what you mean

When incoming Mayor Tom Means told the <I>Voice</I></B> what his goals were for the year, he didn't talk about fixing major...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2008
Last comment by WC, on Feb 3, 2008 at 10:37 am | 2 comments | 3457 Views

SPORTS

City-run golf course is losing money

Mountain View's city-run golf course is steadily losing money, and city officials are now trying to rein in costs before...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2010
Last comment by Phil, on Jul 27, 2010 at 5:11 pm | 27 comments | 3455 Views

RESTAURANTS

COMING UP: 'A Monster Bash'

The city is hosting a free "Monster Bash Halloween Celebration" at the Mountain View Community Center this Sunday evening,...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2009
Last comment by Matt, on Dec 4, 2009 at 12:08 pm | 2 comments | 3454 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Zeppelin grounded: Airship Ventures ends operations

After floating its Zeppelin over the Bay Area for four years, Airship Ventures announced Thursday that it has grounded the...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2012
Last comment by Auction HQ, on Jan 5, 2013 at 9:52 am | 20 comments | 3454 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Former 49er found guilty of misdemeanors in domestic violence case

After a six-day trial, jurors found former San Francisco 49er offensive tackle and Palo Alto resident Kwame Harris guilty...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2013
Last comment by EducatedMV, on Nov 13, 2013 at 12:15 pm | 5 comments | 3454 Views

AROUND TOWN

Good Non-crowded places to view fireworks

Anyone know of any good -- not crazy-traffic-crowded -- places to go with a family to view shoreline fireworks? We have...

Original post made by lbhu on Jul. 4, 2008
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Prefab diner's assembly underway

A year ago, local auto shop owner Tom Mertl announced his plan to truck a 1930s prefab diner to Mountain View from Massachusetts....

Original post made on May. 8, 2008
Last comment by eric, on May 9, 2008 at 1:51 pm | 3 comments | 3452 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVLA passes district goals

During its regular meeting Monday, the board of the Mountain View-Los Altos Union High School District unanimously adopted...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2008
Last comment by KKnightk66, on Feb 8, 2008 at 2:02 pm | 1 comment | 3450 Views

AROUND TOWN

'From science fiction to science fact'

Discovering that something from science fiction is real is no ordinary feat. Laurance Doyle, an astrophysicist at the SETI...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2013
Last comment by Kirk, on Dec 14, 2013 at 1:59 pm | 3 comments | 3449 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Achievement gap continues to disturb MV Whisman

The Mountain View Whisman school district's annual report was released this spring, and administrators, faced with persistently...

Original post made on May. 6, 2008
Last comment by William Symons, on May 6, 2008 at 10:15 am | 1 comment | 3447 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teen fights for typical life despite pain

Katie Taves sounds like a typical high school student. She likes yoga and cooking, dislikes geometry and begrudgingly accepts...

Original post made on May. 9, 2014
Last comment by Renee Zotter, on May 9, 2014 at 10:29 am | 1 comment | 3445 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man killed in party van crash on Hwy. 280

A man was killed when a party van crashed on northbound Interstate Highway 280 in Santa Clara County near Portola Valley...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2013
Last comment by Alexandra, on Aug 12, 2013 at 2:36 pm | 2 comments | 3444 Views

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Nob Hill Shopping Center

Now that the Nob Hill Shopping Center has been undergoing a major makeover, does anyone have any idea what stores are going...

Original post made by frequent shopper on Mar. 7, 2008
Last comment by Ago, on Apr 1, 2008 at 5:35 am | 6 comments | 3443 Views

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Historic "cork room" slated for demolition soon inside Hangar One

Any day now one of the last unique artifacts of the pre WWII airship era is set to be destroyed -- a building inside Moffett...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2010
Last comment by BOBBY, on Jun 26, 2010 at 5:39 pm | 20 comments | 3443 Views

RESTAURANTS

Another frozen-yogurt shop? Really? Realllly?

C'mon Mountain View... There are a few things that downtown Mountain View does not need: More asian-style restaurants, hair/nail...

Original post made by TS on Oct. 20, 2010
Last comment by MV Mom, on Oct 25, 2010 at 4:38 pm | 3 comments | 3440 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District seeks input on middle school projects

Mountain View Whisman School District officials are looking for public input as they get ready to renovate two middle schools....

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2013
Last comment by I work here, on Feb 9, 2013 at 12:58 pm | 6 comments | 3440 Views

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Rim Fire reaches Hetch Hetchy reservoir

The massive Rim Fire burning in and around Yosemite National Park has reached the area surrounding the Hetch Hetchy Reservoir,...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2013
Last comment by Bobby Boucher, on Aug 27, 2013 at 4:49 pm | 1 comment | 3440 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 | 3437 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Train Depot set to become a wine bar

It took seven years, but the City Council has finally found a use for downtown's replica 1888 Train Depot after picking a...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2009
Last comment by RICK JARA, on Jul 14, 2009 at 4:00 pm | 43 comments | 3436 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board approves raise for superintendent

Superintendent Craig Goldman is getting a raise. Trustees with the Mountain View Whisman School District approved a new three-year...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2013
Last comment by FrankSki, on Apr 23, 2014 at 4:55 pm | 24 comments | 3435 Views
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