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High-speed rail price tag drops by $30B in new plan

California's proposed high-speed rail system would extend from the Central Valley to the Los Angeles Basin within the next...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2012
Last comment by Zap, on Apr 5, 2012 at 3:05 pm | 1 comment | 2199 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents concerned over district's handling of Bubb incident

A pair of parents of students at Bubb Elementary School said that they thought the Mountain View Whisman School District...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2012
Last comment by Kari Lemons, on Apr 5, 2012 at 2:32 pm | 21 comments | 3699 Views

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Fire causes $500K in damage to garage

Santa Clara County firefighters have extinguished a one-alarm fire that caused an estimated $500,000 in damage to the garage...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2012
Last comment by Really?, on Apr 4, 2012 at 2:47 pm | 3 comments | 2098 Views

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Woman surprises burglars in her home

East Palo Alto police arrested a man and two teenage boys suspected of burglarizing a Mountain View home on March 30. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2012
Last comment by Really?, on Apr 4, 2012 at 8:56 am | 2 comments | 1813 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

No end to schools' battle over space

Another court ruling has been handed down in the years-long battle over classroom space between Bullis Charter School and...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2012
Last comment by Ron Haley, on Apr 3, 2012 at 5:49 pm | 49 comments | 3933 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Shoplifting attempt goes awry

After attempting to make off with two liquor bottles and scuffling with some shop employees, two teenagers were arrested...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2012
Last comment by sparty, on Apr 3, 2012 at 3:09 pm | 4 comments | 2835 Views

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Police arrest man for fatal hit-and-run collision

Police in Sunnyvale have arrested a man suspected of killing a pedestrian with his car Saturday afternoon and injuring two...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2192 Views

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Plan to modernize Caltrain sails through regional commission

Caltrain's stalled effort to electrify its tracks flickered to life Wednesday morning when the Metropolitan Transportation...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2012
Last comment by tommygee54, on Apr 2, 2012 at 9:16 pm | 8 comments | 2700 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Sketch released of 'stranger' who lunged at Bubb student

Police have released a composite sketch of the man they suspect lunged at a 9-year-old female Bubb Elementary School student...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2012
Last comment by bubb rubb, on Apr 2, 2012 at 10:47 am | 13 comments | 4290 Views

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Restaurant burglar takes $360 in steaks

Four slabs of filet mignon and $80 in cash were stolen from Le Petit Bistro by a burglar with an an epicurean bent, sometime...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2012
Last comment by GotoCamera, on Apr 1, 2012 at 1:08 am | 11 comments | 2575 Views

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Grant Road cameras monitor traffic, not people

A new set of cameras installed at intersections along Grant Road aren't there to monitor people or catch them breaking the...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Paddyb, on Mar 31, 2012 at 2:23 pm | 9 comments | 3044 Views

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Apparent attempted abduction in Los Altos Hills

A woman walking her dog in along Hilltop Drive in Los Altos Hills told police she was nearly abducted today, March 29. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2012
Last comment by Sparty, on Mar 30, 2012 at 6:27 pm | 6 comments | 6912 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Simitian revives 'Breast Cancer Detection' bill

After seeing his first effort thwarted by a governor's veto, state Sen. Joe Simitian on Wednesday reintroduced a bill requiring...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2012
Last comment by kman, on Mar 30, 2012 at 4:43 pm | 2 comments | 2779 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Sunnyvale teen set up in robbery

A Sunnyvale teen was mugged and robbed of $115 and a joint March 24, after being set up by a girl he thought was his friend,...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by mtnviewmom, on Mar 30, 2012 at 1:13 pm | 24 comments | 2793 Views

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See Renowned Jazz Trumpeter Etienne Charles at CSMA on April 3!

On TUESDAY, APRIL 3, at 6:00 PM, come to the Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA) at Finn Center to enjoy musical excerpts...

Original post made by csma on Mar. 29, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1703 Views

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Cash mob gives helping hand to downtown grocer

Ava's Downtown Market and Deli saw a spike in business last weekend when it was visited by an organized "Cash Mob" which...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Marn-Yee Lee, on Mar 29, 2012 at 10:22 am | 5 comments | 3457 Views

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Lucky liquor store sells another lottery winner

For the second time in three months, the same liquor store in Mountain View this week sold a lottery ticket worth more than...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2012
Last comment by Nedra Thaeler, on Mar 28, 2012 at 9:46 pm | 9 comments | 3596 Views

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VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Texting & Driving

Each week the Voice goes downtown to ask passerby one question about a current event. This week we asked, "Do you think texting...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2012
Last comment by Doctor Killjoy, on Mar 28, 2012 at 5:20 pm | 2 comments | 1970 Views

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MV's withdrawl could shut down animal shelter

Palo Alto's Animal Services Center, a fixture on East Bayshore Road for the past four decades, could be shut down or relocated...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Well, well, on Mar 28, 2012 at 3:47 pm | 7 comments | 2254 Views

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Navy allows close look at Hangar One

It was a rare chance to see Hangar One up close, as members of the Moffett Field Restoration Advisory board toured the hangar...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2012
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Mar 28, 2012 at 11:27 am | 13 comments | 2269 Views
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