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AROUND TOWN

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 | 5053 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools pick their top profs

Two local teachers, Keren Robertson of Los Altos High School and Alecia Falk of Huff Elementary, have been named teachers...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2008
Last comment by Parent, on Jul 1, 2008 at 2:34 pm | 5 comments | 4396 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 4594 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 4786 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Slow train for bicyclists

Is there any doubt as to the effectiveness of high gas prices when it comes to luring commuters to public transportation?...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2008
Last comment by SheCyclist, on Jun 27, 2008 at 10:38 pm | 6 comments | 4143 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 4020 Views

ELECTIONS

Fong clinches race for Assembly seat

Foothill-De Anza teacher and trustee Paul Fong has won the Democratic Party nod to run for District 22 representative in...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2008
Last comment by Elliot Miller, on Jun 27, 2008 at 9:46 am | 3 comments | 5126 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Weight loss dreams and schemes

Debbiie White says she would be dead if not for her bariatric surgery at El Camino Hospital. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2008
Last comment by Janette, on Jun 26, 2008 at 2:45 pm | 1 comment | 4300 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 5145 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 3938 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Trains, pains and bicycles

As Caltrain reaches unprecedented ridership levels, some of its most loyal and opinionated riders -- bicyclists -- raised...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2008
Last comment by Palo Alto resident, on Jun 22, 2008 at 3:20 pm | 1 comment | 4033 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The 140-mile protest

As the sun was rising early Saturday morning, about a dozen Mountain View residents gathered at Castro Elementary School,...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2008
Last comment by Oscar Garcia, on Jun 21, 2008 at 11:35 am | 3 comments | 4767 Views

SPORTS

MVLL Majors Giants Wins First Game of TOC

That was the first TOC victory for a Mtn View majors team in 6 or 7 years. Our game Saturday, 6/21 is at 2:00 (arrive 1:00)...

Original post made by Simmons2311 on Jun. 21, 2008
There are no comments yet. 5265 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Musical chairs at MV Whisman

In a surprise announcement at the last meeting of the school year Tuesday, Mountain View Whisman administrators and trustees...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2008
Last comment by School communities, on Jun 21, 2008 at 8:45 am | 1 comment | 4601 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 4219 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Gabby drivers take note

A week from Tuesday, those who chat behind the wheel had better have their headsets on — or be ready to get a ticket. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2008
Last comment by Mike Farren, on Jun 20, 2008 at 5:43 pm | 1 comment | 3959 Views

AROUND TOWN

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. 6, 2008
Last comment by Just a question, on Jun 19, 2008 at 12:48 pm | 56 comments | 6568 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 6176 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Google raises rates for "subsidized" daycare

Google has announced a 70% increase in the rates their childcare center charges. The toddler program is currently $1350...

Original post made by Frances on Jun. 11, 2008
Last comment by dude on a bike, on Jun 18, 2008 at 9:56 am | 1 comment | 3998 Views

RESTAURANTS

Esther's new nest

"Oh no!" said my friend. "Are they taking away all the desserts?" Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=4167...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2008
Last comment by Mrs. Smith, on Jun 16, 2008 at 10:13 am | 1 comment | 5636 Views
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