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Asbestos nightmare at Americana

What was supposed to be a routine roof replacement at a 30-unit apartment building on Continental Circle has turned into...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2007
Last comment by OutragedObserver, on Oct 25, 2007 at 4:42 pm | 12 comments | 11578 Views

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CMG, physician groups merge

The physicians of Camino Medical Group, the Palo Alto Medical Clinic and the Santa Cruz Medical Clinic have approved a plan...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2007
Last comment by Jan, on Oct 22, 2007 at 2:14 pm | 1 comment | 6470 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Reality check for displaced tenants

In an effort to help families being forced out of their affordable apartments, the Mountain View City Council set up a way...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2007
Last comment by Philip C. Cosby, on Oct 22, 2007 at 7:44 am | 1 comment | 5506 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Huff kids grow their own Great Pumpkin

A giant pumpkin named Frank, carefully nurtured since spring by Huff Elementary School students, tipped the scales during...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2007
Last comment by Huff student, on Oct 21, 2007 at 11:03 pm | 1 comment | 5865 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 | 7753 Views

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Council rejects Easy Street project

After making several complaints about its design, the City Council rejected a row house development Tuesday at 315 Easy...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2007
Last comment by 315 Easy Street Resident, on Oct 19, 2007 at 12:34 pm | 5 comments | 7639 Views

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Google founders can fly jet out of Moffett

NASA has struck an agreement with Google founders Larry Page and Sergei Brin allowing the billionaires to fly their Boeing...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2007
Last comment by Carl Orta, on Oct 19, 2007 at 12:23 am | 12 comments | 16709 Views

RESTAURANTS

Just like the old country

Two swarthy guys wearing white jackets and paper hats greet you with heavy accents from behind the counter. A large menu...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2007
Last comment by hurrr, on Oct 19, 2007 at 12:05 am | 3 comments | 7212 Views

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Nob Hill Foods Shopping Center

Anyone know what is happening at the Nob Hill shopping center. There is a lot renovation going on and the old location looks...

Original post made by MVResidentX on Oct. 11, 2007
Last comment by Ago, on Oct 18, 2007 at 5:37 pm | 1 comment | 5673 Views

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ECH ready to open Heart and Vascular Institute

After four years of talk, El Camino Hospital cemented the opening of a new Heart and Vascular Institute last week when it...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2007
Last comment by Susan Hong, reporter for the Mountain View Voice, on Oct 18, 2007 at 11:44 am | 5 comments | 6596 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gophers in Cuesta Park

In recent years I have noticed more and more gopher holes and mounds in Cuesta Park. It seems like the grass fields will...

Original post made by RKC on Oct. 10, 2007
Last comment by anon, on Oct 16, 2007 at 10:42 pm | 2 comments | 5517 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Trustees put foreign language on table

The Mountain View Whisman school board decided last week to formalize its interest in exploring foreign language instruction...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2007
Last comment by Palo Alto Resident, on Oct 15, 2007 at 7:11 pm | 2 comments | 7358 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'I didn't think it would happen to me'

Every time Iajady Paz returns to Mountain View High School to work with the Blossom Project, she wishes she were still a...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2007
Last comment by Melissa, on Oct 14, 2007 at 4:10 pm | 1 comment | 6499 Views

RESTAURANTS

Kauai BBQ Grill - Closed?!?!

Does anyone know why Kauai BBQ Grill on Dana St closed down? I loved the Hawaiian BBQ food there and the other competitors...

Original post made by Thumper on Jul. 17, 2007
Last comment by Kari, on Oct 13, 2007 at 10:39 am | 5 comments | 6904 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Continuous Improvement will help students grow

I've enjoyed reading the discussion in recent weeks concerning the implementation of the Continuous Improvement educational...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2007
Last comment by Former Sudbury student, on Oct 12, 2007 at 2:48 pm | 1 comment | 5732 Views

AROUND TOWN

Band Practice early in the morning

At 7 am every morning, we are hearing drums, symbols and brass instruments playing from the band practice at MV High School....

Original post made by neighbor on Sep. 25, 2007
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 11, 2007 at 10:48 am | 8 comments | 7327 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council slashes Rengstorff condo proposal

The City Council came close to rejecting a proposal for high-density affordable condos at a study session Tuesday night,...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2007
Last comment by Frances, on Oct 9, 2007 at 11:51 pm | 2 comments | 5826 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council slashes Rengstorff project

The City Council came close to rejecting a proposal for high-density affordable condos at a study session Tuesday night,...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2007
Last comment by Darin, on Oct 6, 2007 at 2:10 pm | 1 comment | 5546 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Arrest made in Whisman Park murder

Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=165 posted Monday, September 24, 2007, 11:08 AM...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2007
Last comment by lfriend, on Sep 29, 2007 at 6:14 pm | 5 comments | 6619 Views

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El Camino enjoys record profits

El Camino Hospital saw its best fiscal performance in decades this year, chalking up a profit, or what it calls "net operating...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2007
Last comment by Dom, on Sep 28, 2007 at 9:28 pm | 6 comments | 5890 Views
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The 34th Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult and Teen categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by March 27, 2020. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category.

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