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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 | 6445 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Algae turns waste into fuel

Worried about the scarcity of fossil fuels? Researchers at Mountain View's NASA Ames say they have a solution. Read the...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Apr 23, 2012 at 5:33 pm | 5 comments | 6437 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council: no easy solution for city's car-dwellers

These days, Crisanto Avenue near Rengstorff Park looks something like a used-car lot, or maybe a campground. On the far side...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2016
Last comment by ivg, on Mar 10, 2016 at 8:14 am | 34 comments | 6437 Views

AROUND TOWN

Deadly triple shooting in East Palo Alto Saturday

A man who was killed in a triple shooting in East Palo Alto has been identified as Mychael Edward Tillman, 31, of Hayward,...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2014
Last comment by NAY, on Jul 29, 2014 at 8:23 am | 1 comment | 6431 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 | 6431 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PACT program gets its own campus

With Castro Elementary School at full capacity, trustees decided last week to move the school's popular PACT program to a...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2009
Last comment by Parent, on Feb 8, 2009 at 3:53 pm | 130 comments | 6426 Views

AROUND TOWN

Housing subdivision approved for Superfund hot spot

An old motel bordering Highway 101, considered one of the most contaminated sites in the Middlefield-Ellis-Whisman Superfund...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2015
Last comment by Val, on Jun 24, 2015 at 9:55 pm | 18 comments | 6421 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man caught with truck full of stolen bikes

Had your bike stolen recently? The police may have found it. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/2014/01/29/thief-caught-with-truck-full-of-stolen-bikes...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2014
Last comment by Ok, Nice work PD, on Jan 30, 2014 at 3:41 pm | 8 comments | 6419 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD bond measure on the horizon

Faced with growing enrollment, packed campuses and difficult shared-space agreements with Bullis Charter School, the Los...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2014
Last comment by WHO GETS THE MONEY?, on Aug 17, 2014 at 11:27 am | 100 comments | 6417 Views

AROUND TOWN

A guide to the Fourth

Those hankering for a hunk of watermelon, piping hot chili or a dazzling fireworks finale need wait no longer. The Peninsula...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2014
Last comment by PA Resident, on Jul 5, 2014 at 9:39 am | 6 comments | 6416 Views

AROUND TOWN

More than 100 arrested at Shoreline rave

The speakers didn't go up to 11 last weekend at the Beyond Wonderland electronica dance festival. Though the number of narcotics-related...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2014
Last comment by Neighbor, on Sep 25, 2014 at 11:29 pm | 21 comments | 6411 Views

AROUND TOWN

Ideafarm arrested for battery, false imprisonment

Wo'O Ideafarm, the self-styled public speaker known in Mountain View for his inflammatory signs, was arrested Friday, Jan....

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2011
Last comment by Forest, on Oct 14, 2011 at 12:10 am | 86 comments | 6404 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Preschool parents oppose cell tower atop church

Mountain View's First Presbyterian Church has proposed putting a cell phone tower inside a new steeple, but the parents of...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2010
Last comment by A. Reader, on Nov 29, 2010 at 5:54 pm | 66 comments | 6403 Views

RESTAURANTS

Evelyn auto shops booted for housing

Proposed projects for Evelyn Avenue are suddenly drawing the attention of downtown residents, who found out last week that...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2007
Last comment by Julia, on Nov 7, 2007 at 10:55 am | 5 comments | 6403 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Group weighs referendum on plan for Google's growth

On Tuesday evening, the City Council is expected to discuss a package of housing policies that critics say won't do much...

Original post made on May. 12, 2014
Last comment by Garrett , on May 15, 2014 at 6:39 am | 31 comments | 6402 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google proposes to take over city trail project

City Council members unanimously voted Tuesday to postpone construction of a trail crossing near Google headquarters after...

Original post made on May. 16, 2014
Last comment by 3 x Daily Rider, on May 21, 2014 at 4:50 pm | 16 comments | 6397 Views

AROUND TOWN

Freezing temperatures prompt warnings

The National Weather Service has issued a freeze warning over the next few days as conditions are expected to be frostier...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2013
Last comment by grime, on Dec 4, 2013 at 2:19 pm | 2 comments | 6396 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Board rejects closing down Theuerkauf

After a marathon discussion last week that drew an overflow crowd of parents, members of the Mountain View Whisman school...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2015
Last comment by Educator, on Apr 2, 2015 at 10:14 am | 34 comments | 6394 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Two shot, one dead after Thursday night mayhem

Two possibly related shootings in the Old Mountain View area Thursday night left one person mysteriously and fatally shot...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2008
Last comment by Patrick T, on Jan 10, 2010 at 11:03 pm | 58 comments | 6391 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Art school shows off multimedia projects

Whether it's expressing yourself through music and poetry or telling a story through photos, students at Freestyle Academy...

Original post made on May. 27, 2014
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on May 27, 2014 at 9:55 am | 1 comment | 6389 Views
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Sam's Chowder House Palo Alto to become burger chain
By Elena Kadvany | 25 comments | 12,190 views