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Local girl takes fifth at Soap Box Derby finals

Mountain View resident Alison Parman took fifth place among hundreds of drivers at the 2008 All American Soap Box Derby,...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2008
Last comment by neighbor, on Jul 29, 2008 at 6:04 pm | 2 comments | 5629 Views

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Letters to the Editor

<B>Is Cuesta Annex pit really open space? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=4303 posted...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2008
Last comment by eric, on Jul 27, 2008 at 10:23 pm | 2 comments | 4287 Views

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New projects buck the trend

While sales of commercial real estate have slowed nationwide, Mountain View is experiencing a surge of new office development...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2008
Last comment by Garrett, on Jul 27, 2008 at 6:17 pm | 4 comments | 4470 Views

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Protesters call for 'oil free' president

About 30 members of MoveOn.org gathered on a crowded Mountain View intersection Wednesday to call for better federal energy...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2008
Last comment by the future of energy, on Jul 25, 2008 at 12:53 pm | 9 comments | 5232 Views

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Still no deal for BMW strikers

It's their seventh week on strike, and so far technicians and service writers at BMW of Mountain View have had no luck getting...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2008
Last comment by Sanse, on Jul 24, 2008 at 8:34 pm | 4 comments | 5316 Views

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Subscription solicitors in MV

A young man came to my door in the evening and said he was from a group called "Opportunity to Advance" that was "sponsored...

Original post made by Concerned Resident on Jul. 23, 2008
There are no comments yet. 4022 Views

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No car, no recourse

When Vaibhav Chopda returned from a six-week vacation, his car was missing from his apartment complex's lot. As he soon found...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2008
Last comment by Sue The Pants Off These Bums, on Jul 21, 2008 at 9:42 pm | 9 comments | 7320 Views

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Carter's Chord performing in Mountain View

Don't know if anyone's heard of these girls, but they're a new country trio who released their digital debut a few weeks...

Original post made by countryboytone on Jul. 18, 2008
There are no comments yet. 4127 Views

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No car, no recourse

When Vaibhav Chopda returned from a six-week trip to India last month, his car was missing from where he thought it was safely...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2008
Last comment by jerry, on Jul 16, 2008 at 6:20 pm | 3 comments | 3042 Views

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Furlough inmates' behavior questioned

For over 20 years, the county work furlough program at 590 East Middlefield Road has given inmates a chance to hold down...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2008
Last comment by LULU, on Jul 12, 2008 at 8:03 pm | 8 comments | 4928 Views

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Condos approved for El Camino Real

A large mixed-use development at 1984 El Camino Real got unanimous approval Tuesday night after a higher density version...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2008
Last comment by MViewer, on Jul 9, 2008 at 11:16 pm | 1 comment | 4814 Views

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Woman accused of torching parents' house

A 52-year-old Mountain View woman has been arrested for allegedly trying to burn down her parents' Los Altos home early Saturday...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2008
Last comment by MViewer, on Jul 9, 2008 at 11:11 pm | 1 comment | 5117 Views

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Google plan could be a windfall for city, schools

Despite its location on Moffett Field, the 42 acres recently leased by Google is within the jurisdiction of Mountain View...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2008
Last comment by Uh, on Jul 8, 2008 at 5:26 pm | 4 comments | 4983 Views

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Thursday Night Live on Castro Street

What do people think of this event? There have been 2 so far, in June and July, with 2 more scheduled in the first week of...

Original post made by 11yr Resident on Jul. 7, 2008
Last comment by GSB, on Jul 7, 2008 at 8:31 pm | 1 comment | 4745 Views

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MV Woman hyperventilates & seizes

A woman hyperventilated and seized at the entrance to the Stevens Creek Trail on El Camino Sunday. We stopped to help and...

Original post made by SR on Jul. 6, 2008
There are no comments yet. 4107 Views

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Give me a breakers

<B>WERE IT ANY</I></B> other week, I probably would not mind all the "preggers" complaints. I'm just glad people are reading! Read...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2008
Last comment by Brenna Smith, on Jul 6, 2008 at 9:06 pm | 2 comments | 4875 Views

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Workers go on strike at BMW dealership

Mechanics and service writers at BMW of Mountain View went on strike this week, saying their reputation for doing high-quality...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2008
Last comment by Neigborhood supporter, on Jul 5, 2008 at 11:52 am | 2 comments | 4982 Views

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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
There are no comments yet. 5451 Views

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Shoreline: open to out-of-towners???

Does anyone know if you have to be a Mountain View resident to use Shoreline Park? I only ask because the other day we went...

Original post made by MViewer on Jul. 1, 2008
Last comment by Morgan Hill guy, on Jul 2, 2008 at 11:30 pm | 7 comments | 4307 Views

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Council supports flood basin

A flood basin at the Cuesta Annex came a step closer to reality on Tuesday, after the City Council voted 5-1 in favor of...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2008
Last comment by eric, on Jul 2, 2008 at 3:53 pm | 2 comments | 5245 Views
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