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AROUND TOWN

The day the video store died

Nostalgia lines the shelves in Videoscope, Mountain View's last video rental store. Videoscope, located at 2290 W. El Camino...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2013
Last comment by TimePassages, on Jun 25, 2013 at 8:09 am | 12 comments | 4953 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Free breakfast program needs a boost

The poor and homeless are often invisible in the middle of one of Silicon Valley's most booming cities, but the need for...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2013
Last comment by Mtn View resident, on Dec 26, 2013 at 9:49 am | 6 comments | 4946 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Some final thoughts on the Grant Road farm vote

I wish to share the following thoughts, as I did with the City Council following its June 5 meeting to decide the fate of...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2007
Last comment by eric, on Jun 22, 2007 at 11:06 am | 2 comments | 4944 Views

AROUND TOWN

MV Walmart worker speaks out about low wages

News of President Obama's visit to Mountain View's Walmart Friday prompted an employee of the store to speak up about not...

Original post made on May. 9, 2014
Last comment by alfred, on May 16, 2014 at 8:39 am | 48 comments | 4924 Views

AROUND TOWN

VTA Light Rail Station a Blight on Downtown MV

This morning as I walked to the Caltrain station I took a good look at the VTA station and couldn't believe how run down...

Original post made by Curious Observer on Aug. 7, 2007
Last comment by Palo Alto resident, on Jun 19, 2008 at 11:34 am | 4 comments | 4923 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City declares water shortage emergency

Despite the rain this week, City Council members unanimously voted to declare a water shortage emergency on Tuesday, asking...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2014
Last comment by Gak, on Apr 7, 2014 at 10:35 pm | 2 comments | 4922 Views

AROUND TOWN

El Camino Hospital to build new $50 million mental health facility

Plans are well underway to build a new, $50 million behavioral health services facility at El Camino Hospital in Mountain...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2014
Last comment by Frank, on Apr 26, 2014 at 4:23 am | 3 comments | 4916 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Update: MV man in FBI custody after skipping court date in MyRedBook case

The FBI has located the Mountain View man one of the alleged proprietors of a sex listings website who missed his scheduled...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2014
Last comment by Tex, on Jun 29, 2014 at 5:39 pm | 4 comments | 4915 Views

AROUND TOWN

Feds, police stage major gang bust in county

Federal and local law enforcement agencies on Thursday raided 14 locations in Santa Clara County and arrested suspected...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2014
Last comment by why hate, on Apr 4, 2014 at 3:27 am | 3 comments | 4909 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council OKs plan to allow dogs in parks

City Council members decided to let dogs go off-leash in numerous city parks Tuesday, legalizing something that many residents...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2014
Last comment by Mike Johnson, on Jun 25, 2014 at 4:01 pm | 69 comments | 4907 Views

MOVIES

Raging Grannies rock Cinequest film festival

The Raging Grannies hit the silver screen this weekend as Mountain View filmmaker Pam Walton premieres her documentary on...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2009
Last comment by eric, on Mar 8, 2009 at 11:42 pm | 10 comments | 4905 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Locals take chloramine fight to EPA

In an effort to help dozens of Peninsula residents, including 30 from Mountain View, who say their sensitivity to chloramine...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2007
Last comment by Jan Frederiksen, on Oct 19, 2007 at 5:41 pm | 2 comments | 4901 Views

AROUND TOWN

Toddler left in hot car near downtown library

A 2-year-old girl was left in a locked vehicle Tuesday afternoon as temperatures climbed, police said, forcing rescuers to...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2007
Last comment by a, on Sep 10, 2007 at 7:26 pm | 18 comments | 4883 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Immigration forum seeks to allay fears

As the nation continues to debate its immigration laws, a handful of Spanish-speaking Mountain View residents came to St....

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2007
Last comment by agoldgawl, on Jan 24, 2009 at 12:58 pm | 34 comments | 4877 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Castro gets new principal, 200 students

With Slater School closed, Castro School will add more than 200 new kids and the parental involvement program, PACT, in the...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2009
Last comment by Patty, on Oct 29, 2009 at 7:19 pm | 2 comments | 4875 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Home Depot story a goof

A series of misleading reports in several news outlets boil down to one big correction: Mountain View has never received,...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2007
Last comment by sara, on Dec 5, 2007 at 6:28 am | 24 comments | 4873 Views

AROUND TOWN

CEO leaves company to her employees

When Iris Harrell decided to retire in 2001, she didn't have an heir to leave her remodeling company to, and didn't want...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2013
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Apr 15, 2013 at 8:48 pm | 13 comments | 4871 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council rejects light rail station plan

Council members decided Tuesday night not to spend a few million dollars improving access to an isolated light rail station. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2013
Last comment by Garrett , on Dec 12, 2013 at 7:31 am | 9 comments | 4863 Views

BOOKS

Food critic fights anorexia at home

"Hungry" is not just another book about anorexia, of which there are many. It is also a portrait of how a confluence of societal...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2009
Last comment by Loretta Micheals, on Oct 12, 2009 at 2:39 pm | 1 comment | 4856 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A front-row seat watching the city boom

As I retire from the ==I Voice== and reflect on the remarkable way Kate Wakerly went about establishing an independent newspaper...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2014
Last comment by Susan, on Jul 8, 2014 at 8:51 am | 10 comments | 4856 Views
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Flirtation
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