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ELECTIONS

Special interest groups invest in council election

The nine residents running for three City Council seats in the November election have some very different fundraising styles,...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2014
Last comment by mike, on Oct 12, 2014 at 1:55 pm | 6 comments | 3326 Views

RESTAURANTS

Mountain View location of uWink closes

The high-tech restaurant on Castro Street that promised to bring "social gaming" to Silicon Valley eaters has closed its...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2009
Last comment by Francois, on Aug 2, 2009 at 10:43 am | 38 comments | 3325 Views

AROUND TOWN

Chronicle columnist joins debate over city's development

Google's hometown of Mountain View has quickly become a flash point for the debate over Silicon Valley's resistance to allowing...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2014
Last comment by Prince, on Jun 17, 2014 at 3:36 pm | 3 comments | 3322 Views

OTHER ISSUES

'Spare the Air Day' Saturday

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has designated tomorrow (Saturday, Sept. 7) a "Spare the Air Day." Read the...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2013
Last comment by Roman, on Sep 6, 2013 at 8:04 pm | 1 comment | 3320 Views

SPORTS

Crosstown Rival Basketball Transfer Examined

Last year, just about this time, Jabari Birdís family and his head coach were scrambling to get the 6-5 Benicia High School...

Original post made by EBAL Fan on Jan. 25, 2012
Last comment by EBAL Fan, on Jan 25, 2012 at 6:35 pm | 1 comment | 3317 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County joins lawsuit against drug firms

Santa Clara County joined a lawsuit filed by Orange County charging major drug firms with deceiving consumers about the dangers...

Original post made on May. 23, 2014
Last comment by Made the switch, on May 25, 2014 at 6:48 am | 3 comments | 3317 Views

ELECTIONS

High-speed rail chalks up legal win

Even as news spread of a fresh lawsuit against high-speed rail, the beleaguered rail authority announced the dismissal of...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2010
Last comment by Rail good, HSR bad, on Sep 29, 2010 at 1:43 pm | 9 comments | 3314 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Farewell, Teacher Nancy

Hundreds of parents and students celebrated "Teacher Nancy" during a retirement party recently, honoring her for her nearly...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2008
Last comment by Kristen Marenco, on Jun 13, 2008 at 7:48 am | 1 comment | 3313 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Breathing easier

A woman from Yuba City can finally breathe easy -- literally -- thanks to a relatively new procedure she underwent at El...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2013
Last comment by Barbara, on Aug 6, 2013 at 10:56 pm | 1 comment | 3311 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Walmart unveils big plans for solar

As President Barack Obama made his way to the Mountain View store this morning, Walmart leaders announced plans to double...

Original post made on May. 9, 2014
Last comment by OR, on May 9, 2014 at 1:03 pm | 2 comments | 3311 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View judge Leslie Nichols retires

The only Mountain View resident to ever become a Superior Court judge retired last week, and 400 friends, family and colleagues...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2009
Last comment by V. Swan, on Jun 12, 2009 at 4:57 am | 7 comments | 3307 Views

AROUND TOWN

Burglars try to steal washing machine

A pair of burglars apparently tried to steal a washing machine from the laundry room of an apartment complex at 134 W. Dana...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2013
Last comment by Andrew, on Sep 22, 2013 at 8:52 am | 5 comments | 3306 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Prop 93's demise pits Lieber against Kniss

Due to the failure of state Proposition 93, Mountain View's Sally Lieber says she will be stepping down from her state Assembly...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2008
Last comment by Enough!, on Feb 6, 2008 at 5:38 pm | 1 comment | 3303 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Owner of condemned mobile home vows to fight

Residents and management at a Mountain View mobile home park expressed relief, resignation, anger and frustration -- in some...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2011
Last comment by Anonymous, on Apr 12, 2011 at 11:18 pm | 6 comments | 3301 Views

AROUND TOWN

Town Square Posts

<B>What was Mountain View like in the old days? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=4074...

Original post made on May. 11, 2008
Last comment by Garrett, on May 11, 2008 at 5:25 pm | 1 comment | 3299 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Valley job growth biggest since 'dotcom' boom

Last year's rebound in technology added the highest number of jobs to the Bay Area since the dotcom boom of the late 1990s,...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2013
Last comment by Janet L, on Feb 10, 2013 at 9:57 am | 7 comments | 3297 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

No free lunch? Try Castro

A few local mothers beat the crowd and sit with their snacking toddlers on picnic benches at Castro Elementary School. Soon,...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2008
Last comment by eric, on Jul 25, 2008 at 10:47 am | 25 comments | 3294 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Measure G passes

The Mountain View Whisman School District's $198 million school bond, Measure G, has passed by a healthy margin -- garnering...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2012
Last comment by Neighbor, on Jun 11, 2012 at 8:41 pm | 31 comments | 3294 Views

AROUND TOWN

How green is my coffee

From Atari to Zilog, Silicon Valley companies have changed the face of technology. Duh. But what are the enduring innovations...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2008
Last comment by Tim Baber, on Apr 10, 2012 at 6:03 am | 5 comments | 3293 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Survey seeks public opinion on new affordable housing tax

Police officers might be getting sick from the mold in the police station, and the city's 1960s community center may be falling...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2011
Last comment by Garrett, on Dec 24, 2011 at 5:57 pm | 26 comments | 3292 Views
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