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OTHER ISSUES

Injured man seeks $100K, claiming Mountain View cops used excessive force in pulling him out a car window

The Mountain View City Council rejected a $100,000 claim from a man arrested by police on a misdemeanor charge who alleged...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2020
Last comment by Common Sense, on Mar 7, 2020 at 10:56 pm | 28 comments | 9222 Views

ELECTIONS

Our position on Props. 5 to 8

Last week the <I>Voice</I></B> offered recommendations on the first four propositions on the Nov. 4 ballot. This week we...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2008
Last comment by Rita, on Nov 10, 2008 at 8:19 am | 90 comments | 9212 Views

AROUND TOWN

A market sampler

Here's a comparison of what was offered in mid-March at similar prices but in different cities. Read the full story here...

Original post made on May. 1, 2014
Last comment by Grumpy, on May 1, 2014 at 11:23 am | 1 comment | 9210 Views

AROUND TOWN

A friend in deed

Public accolades and private turmoil have marked the past 18 months for community activist Elena Pacheco. The tireless volunteer...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2015
Last comment by Neighbors Helping Neighbors, on Jul 12, 2015 at 12:10 pm | 5 comments | 9210 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 | 9204 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Renegade' robot aims for global domination

Renegade-the-robot is on a winning streak. The Mountain View High School robotics team piloted their latest machine, Renegade,...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2012
Last comment by James, on Apr 7, 2012 at 4:19 pm | 2 comments | 9202 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council reverses course on pod car idea

Mountain View officials may like the pod car concept, but don't mistake them for angel investors. After several years of...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2014
Last comment by CommonSense, on Mar 21, 2014 at 9:41 pm | 1 comment | 9202 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Update: MV man in FBI custody after skipping court date in MyRedBook case

The FBI has located the Mountain View man one of the alleged proprietors of a sex listings website who missed his scheduled...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2014
Last comment by Tex, on Jun 29, 2014 at 5:39 pm | 4 comments | 9201 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Study: the downside of too much homework

A survey of more than 4,000 students from ten high-performing high schools showed that excessive homework produces unhealthy...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2014
Last comment by College, on Mar 16, 2014 at 12:32 pm | 10 comments | 9200 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Los Altos pair ID'd as freeway crash victims

Two people who died in a crash on Interstate Highway 280 in Menlo Park on Wednesday afternoon have been identified by the...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2017
Last comment by Violet, on Apr 30, 2017 at 12:56 am | 4 comments | 9200 Views

AROUND TOWN

Company floats Zeppelin idea

Los Gatos-based Airship Ventures is hoping NASA, the city and Moffett Field's neighbors like the idea of making up to 1,000...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2007
Last comment by eric, on Nov 30, 2009 at 2:50 pm | 8 comments | 9200 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 | 9200 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Strategies for cooking the perfect Thanksgiving turkey

The search for the perfectly cooked turkey &#151; moist and flavorful with a golden, crusty skin &#151; is intrinsic to the...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2013
Last comment by Janice, on Nov 25, 2013 at 2:02 pm | 1 comment | 9196 Views

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 | 11 comments | 9193 Views

SPORTS

Palo Alto Bowl, Midpeninsula's last alley, set to close

Palo Alto Bowl owner Rhythm Smith sat Monday facing a sea of empty lanes, wringing her hands -- her left, with its long,...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2011
Last comment by tommygee54, on Aug 29, 2011 at 6:14 pm | 13 comments | 9191 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pregnant Google employees concerned about TCE exposure

A local expert on TCE issues says he spoken to Google employees who were exposed to toxic vapors while pregnant at 369 and...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2013
Last comment by Mark, on Mar 6, 2013 at 10:46 am | 7 comments | 9191 Views

RESTAURANTS

MV restaurant fined over unpaid overtime wages

Xanh Restaurant in Mountain View will be paying more than $90,000 to employees after a U.S. Department of Labor investigation...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2014
Last comment by Geek, on Oct 20, 2014 at 9:02 am | 11 comments | 9191 Views

AROUND TOWN

Red Rock Coffee purchased by new owner, saving the struggling business

Red Rock Coffee, Mountain View's popular downtown coffee shop and hangout spot, will survive the coronavirus pandemic after...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2020
Last comment by fixiegirl, on Nov 18, 2020 at 7:38 pm | 2 comments | 9190 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New group slams LASD board performance

A new nonprofit group, critical of Los Altos School District leadership and spending, ran ads in the <I>Voice</I></B> and...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2014
Last comment by Mayer-Ct, on Jun 16, 2014 at 7:38 pm | 59 comments | 9188 Views

AROUND TOWN

Drawings, by Julie McNiel, in Mohr Gallery

The Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA) at Finn Center in Mountain View will present an exhibition of drawings by Julie...

Original post made by CSMA on Jul. 19, 2007
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