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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 | 5125 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 | 4986 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 | 4746 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. 4109 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 | 4880 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 | 4987 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. 5453 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 | 4311 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 | 5251 Views

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Rat rods rule

In this Mountain View household, the practices of old school hot rodding are alive and well. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=697...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2008
Last comment by Nick E., on Jul 2, 2008 at 2:05 pm | 1 comment | 6312 Views

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Police hope to control July 4 gridlock

The Fourth of July fireworks display at Shoreline has become a Mountain View tradition. Unfortunately, so has post-fireworks...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2008
Last comment by GJ, on Jun 28, 2008 at 1:23 pm | 4 comments | 5111 Views

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Protection proposed for old bordello

Council member Greg Perry doesn't want there to be any excuse for the former brothel, dog track and speakeasy at 655 Eunice...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2008
Last comment by Mackenthun, on Jun 28, 2008 at 12:12 am | 1 comment | 5337 Views

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Train Depot to sell wine, beer and delicacies

The six-year search for a business to take over the long-vacant Train Depot ended without a word Tuesday night, as an application...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2008
Last comment by Commuter, on Jun 27, 2008 at 12:13 pm | 2 comments | 4543 Views

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Strikers at BMW returning to the table

After three weeks of striking at BMW of Mountain View, service writers and mechanics were scheduled to go back to the bargaining...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2008
Last comment by bmw walker, on Jun 26, 2008 at 8:17 am | 43 comments | 6262 Views

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COMING UP: Council mulls wine bar for Depot

The six-year search for a business to take over the Train Depot may finally come to an end this Tuesday night, after the...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2008
Last comment by GSB, on Jun 23, 2008 at 1:40 pm | 1 comment | 4688 Views

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Tunnel added to Mayfield project

Housing developer Toll Brothers clashed with the City Council and neighbors once more on Tuesday night, but this time it...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2008
Last comment by resident, on Jun 20, 2008 at 8:39 pm | 8 comments | 4755 Views

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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 | 6632 Views

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Ghysels, Barsi cycling to Sacramento

Maurice Ghysels and Bruce Barsi are making known their feelings about state budget cuts to education through a unique form...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2008
Last comment by GSB, on Jun 14, 2008 at 10:04 am | 2 comments | 5845 Views

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Tom Means named new mayor

The City Council chambers were packed Tuesday night for the swearing in of Tom Means as mayor and Margaret Abe-Koga as vice...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2008
Last comment by Balance, on Jun 12, 2008 at 6:32 pm | 3 comments | 7059 Views

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In Concert with Irene Sharp, Cello, and Steven Lightburn, Piano

The Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA) at Finn Center in Mountain View presents a special free event – In Concert...

Original post made by csma on Jun. 12, 2008
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