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Empty lot on Minaret near Whisman??

Hey, Does anybody know what is the big empty lot on Minaret next to Central Park apartments near Whisman? Why are there...

Original post made by Tom on Mar. 3, 2008
Last comment by JM, on Sep 13, 2008 at 2:46 am | 4 comments | 4325 Views

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Restaurant faces wrecking ball

Charles Gardyn's 1946 building, at the corner of Rengstorff Avenue and Old Middlefield Way, is so full of code violations...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2008
Last comment by Rob, on Sep 13, 2008 at 2:33 am | 11 comments | 6887 Views

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A fine time for art and wine

The Chamber of Commerce estimates that as many as 200,000 people attended the 37th Annual Art and Wine festival last weekend...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2008
Last comment by Responsible dog owner, on Sep 12, 2008 at 9:42 am | 1 comment | 4877 Views

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Parking for Art & Wine festival dismal

Just got back from trying to get to your art and wine festival. The streets around downtown were so clogged up with cars...

Original post made by PA Resident on Sep. 7, 2008
Last comment by whatever, on Sep 9, 2008 at 3:04 pm | 6 comments | 3746 Views

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The way of the Segway

<B>IT SEEMS</I></B> a little discussion is brewing over the use of Segway scooter devices on the city's sidewalks, trails...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2008
Last comment by Wondering, on Sep 9, 2008 at 2:52 pm | 2 comments | 4522 Views

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Best Businesses 2008

Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=833 posted Friday, September 5, 2008, 4:25 PM...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2008
Last comment by Summer Bride, on Sep 7, 2008 at 7:28 pm | 2 comments | 5521 Views

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NASA ready to help save Hangar One

City officials say they came away from a meeting with NASA Ames on Tuesday confident that the space agency is eager to save...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2008
Last comment by idea_genie, on Sep 5, 2008 at 8:23 pm | 1 comment | 4620 Views

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NASA ready to help save Hangar One

City officials say they came away from a meeting with NASA Ames on Tuesday confident that the space agency is eager to save...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2008
Last comment by A Coffmann, on Sep 4, 2008 at 9:43 pm | 1 comment | 10225 Views

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Four arrested, 3 sought in double murder

Authorities have arrested four suspects and are seeking three more in connection with the murders of a brother and sister...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2008
Last comment by Daniel, on Sep 2, 2008 at 10:41 pm | 3 comments | 4414 Views

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COMING UP: Child care center grand opening

This Thursday, Mountain View will cut the ribbon on the long-contested, city-operated, $5.4 million child care center. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2008
Last comment by LTM, on Aug 30, 2008 at 8:02 am | 2 comments | 5195 Views

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Barking Dog Ordinance

Has this city ordinance regarding barking dogs actually help anyone stop a barking dog problem in their neighborhood? 5.59b Unlawful...

Original post made by SleeplessinMV on Aug. 29, 2008
There are no comments yet. 4669 Views

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No election for El Camino board

With three people running for three seats, there will be no November election for the El Camino Hospital District Board of...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2008
Last comment by Surgeon, on Aug 28, 2008 at 9:30 am | 1 comment | 4449 Views

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Council reconsiders density housing

Even if a more pro-growth City Council is elected this November, they might have a hard time building high density housing...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2008
Last comment by ET, on Aug 27, 2008 at 5:45 pm | 2 comments | 4333 Views

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Letters to the Editor

<B>Governor went off the deep end Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=4366 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2008
Last comment by mc, on Aug 26, 2008 at 10:04 am | 3 comments | 6911 Views

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Voice makes push for mail delivery

In an effort to reduce our carbon footprint and eliminate use of the ubiquitous blue plastic bags, the <I>Voice</I></B> is...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2008
Last comment by Don Frances, on Aug 25, 2008 at 11:16 am | 11 comments | 3950 Views

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Back-to-school present at MV High

Mountain View High School students will be able to legally park outside the campus for the first time in years when they...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2008
Last comment by MVHS Mom, on Aug 22, 2008 at 12:50 pm | 3 comments | 4393 Views

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Locke announces he's stepping down

Bob Locke has announced he will retire from his 21-year post as finance manager at the end of the month, leaving Mountain...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2008
Last comment by Don L, on Aug 22, 2008 at 8:17 am | 2 comments | 4468 Views

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Council discusses Hangar One reuse

Council member Jac Siegel is calling for the city to take an official role in the reuse of historic Hangar One, and as a...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2008
Last comment by Level, on Aug 21, 2008 at 8:50 am | 2 comments | 4574 Views

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Fire, ?Arastradero & 101?

We were riding the Stevens Creek trail towards Palo Alto and saw smoke from a large fire that looked like it might be near...

Original post made by SLR on Aug. 18, 2008
There are no comments yet. 4021 Views

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Replacement workers force end to BMW strike

After eight weeks of picketing along El Camino Real with no pay, striking service writers and mechanics at BMW of Mountain...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2008
Last comment by Scab, on Aug 15, 2008 at 11:37 am | 12 comments | 5796 Views
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