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El Camino Hospital owes taxpayers an explanation

Last week's <I>Voice</I></B> editorial, "Hospital acquisition raises questions," is spot on. The editorial asks some very...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2010
Last comment by We were warned, on Sep 4, 2010 at 12:17 pm | 1 comment | 1778 Views

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At one with the vegetables

Each Sunday morning, the parking lot of the Mountain View train station is full, not with travelers but with locavores and...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2010
Last comment by Don Riedel, on Sep 4, 2010 at 10:37 am | 1 comment | 1468 Views

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El Camino Hospital to lay off 140

El Camino Hospital announced on Aug. 12 that it will be laying off about 140 full- and part-time employees. Read the full...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2010
Last comment by Left In Tact, on Sep 3, 2010 at 9:15 pm | 1 comment | 1697 Views

OTHER ISSUES

MV Whisman sets new policy on nepotism

Responding to a recommendation from the California School Boards Association, the Mountain View Whisman School District has...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2010
Last comment by Carl, on Sep 3, 2010 at 1:36 pm | 9 comments | 3021 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Jury finds Sargent Binkley guilty on all counts

A West Point graduate and war veteran was found guilty on all counts Tuesday of robbing pain pills from a Mountain View pharmacy...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2008
Last comment by LosAltosHighVictim, on Sep 3, 2010 at 12:13 pm | 46 comments | 6766 Views

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City Council wants re-election without dispute

As our city council is looking to try and get re-elected while they seem to be pushing the real issues on the back burner....

Original post made by Larry Jeskin on Aug. 31, 2010
Last comment by Julia, on Sep 3, 2010 at 9:54 am | 2 comments | 1409 Views

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El Camino layoffs draw criticism

In the wake of El Camino Hospital's announcement that 140 employees will be laid off this fall, fingers have been pointed...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2010
Last comment by Lynn Huidekoper, RN, on Sep 2, 2010 at 9:55 pm | 19 comments | 2167 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City approves $14 million for new trail crossings

In another step forward for the city's network of bicycle and pedestrian paths, the City Council approved highway over-crossings...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2010
Last comment by eric, on Sep 2, 2010 at 10:46 am | 17 comments | 1560 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mountain View schools show improvement in standardized tests

Local elementary, middle and high schools showed an overall improvement on state standardized test scores last year, according...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2010
Last comment by frustrated, on Sep 1, 2010 at 11:23 pm | 50 comments | 3566 Views

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'Amazing' false alarm -- TV show a no-show

Fans of the TV show The Amazing Race were disappointed to find out that reality show contestants did not, in fact, show up...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2010
Last comment by eric, on Sep 1, 2010 at 10:15 pm | 12 comments | 1409 Views

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Pakistan flood relief benefit raises $350,000

A recent fundraiser to benefit victims of the flooding in Pakistan drew more than 400 people to the Computer History Museum...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2010
Last comment by Bruce Karney, on Sep 1, 2010 at 6:25 pm | 1 comment | 1751 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Today is third Spare the Air day of the summer

Shifting weather patterns mean sunnier skies and poorer air quality today across the Bay Area, triggering the Bay Area Air...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2010
Last comment by JBB, on Sep 1, 2010 at 5:56 pm | 1 comment | 1484 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Rail CEO: Peninsula design not 'predetermined'

The California High-Speed Rail Authority has sent out a letter to Peninsula communities seeking to quash fears that the plans...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2010
Last comment by Andrew B, on Sep 1, 2010 at 5:36 pm | 17 comments | 1900 Views

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Dumpster fire at View Side school

About 22 students of View Side Academy, located at 1012 Linda Vista Ave., were evacuated from the county continuation school's...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2010
Last comment by yo ma man, on Sep 1, 2010 at 3:28 pm | 2 comments | 1745 Views

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SERVICE

The Best of Mountain View 2010, "Service" category. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=3278...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2010
Last comment by Litsa, on Sep 1, 2010 at 2:53 pm | 1 comment | 1527 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Palo Alto may try to kill high-speed-rail plan

Palo Alto may soon take a formal "no confidence" stance against California's proposed high-speed-rail line and begin lobbying...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2010
Last comment by BartParkingLot(Imported)Crime, on Sep 1, 2010 at 2:20 pm | 25 comments | 1584 Views

OTHER ISSUES

'Pretty good chances' of finding alien life in next 25 years

Based on technological advances and predictions made by luminaries like Carl Sagan, it is a "real possibility" that alien...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2010
Last comment by Mr. Big, on Sep 1, 2010 at 2:14 am | 4 comments | 1625 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino layoffs draw criticism

What's to blame for the layoffs at El Camino Hospital? It depends on who you ask. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=6285...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2010
Last comment by spending money, on Aug 31, 2010 at 9:35 pm | 9 comments | 2176 Views

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Free Sept. & Oct. Classes: Water-efficient Landscaping - Design, Plants to Use, etc.

Fall Landscape Education Program: Learn how to beautify your garden and use water more efficiently. Check out free classes...

Original post made by local gardening resident on Aug. 31, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1354 Views

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'Amazing' false alarm — TV show is a no-show

Brace yourself, Castro Street, The Amazing Race is coming! Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=6286...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2010
Last comment by MVborn, on Aug 30, 2010 at 5:54 pm | 1 comment | 1664 Views
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