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Back to its old haunt

After a brief hiatus the city's favorite front yard Halloween attraction will be back in action this weekend. Read the full...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2011
Last comment by Doctor Killjoy, on Oct 27, 2011 at 11:12 pm | 1 comment | 2117 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVLA is Bay Area's first district to go all-green

The Mountain View-Los Altos High School District is the first district in the Bay Area to have all of its campuses and facilities...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2011
Last comment by A few facts, on Oct 27, 2011 at 4:26 pm | 6 comments | 2721 Views

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Another quake strikes near Berkeley

A 3.6-magnitude earthquake centered near Berkeley shook the Bay Area Friday morning (Oct. 27), according to the U.S. Geological...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2011
Last comment by Sarcastic Jane, on Oct 27, 2011 at 4:13 pm | 2 comments | 2217 Views

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Paver hit by truck in Fry's parking lot, dies

A paver working in the parking lot of Fry's Electronics at 340 Portage Ave. in Palo Alto Tuesday evening was struck and killed...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2011
Last comment by USA, on Oct 26, 2011 at 11:36 pm | 1 comment | 2263 Views

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Attempted robbery leads to broken bones

An elderly man suffered broken bones when he was knocked to the ground during an attempted robbery near the corner of Villa...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2011
Last comment by Old Ben, on Oct 26, 2011 at 11:24 pm | 3 comments | 1809 Views

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Day Worker video aims to go 'beyond stereotypes'

In an effort to share their stories with the community -- and with help of a variety of local organizations -- a group of...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2011
Last comment by R Drozek, on Oct 26, 2011 at 8:35 am | 35 comments | 5298 Views

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Serial bank robber hits local banks

A man who robbed two U.S. Bank branches within 20 minutes of each other on Monday is a serial bank robber who has struck...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2011
There are no comments yet. 2053 Views

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Photo gallery spotlight: 'End of an era'

The Mountain View Voice Photo Gallery features reader-uploaded images including this picture of the demolition of the Sears...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2011
Last comment by Ron, on Oct 25, 2011 at 5:41 pm | 4 comments | 2057 Views

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Teen recants sexual assault story

Mountain View police said that a 16-year-old girl who told officers she had been sexually assaulted in Whisman Park in late...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2011
Last comment by lanee lee, on Oct 25, 2011 at 1:50 pm | 10 comments | 4045 Views

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Despite setbacks, model USS Macon flies at Moffett

It took three years and a few dramatic failures before Jack Clemens could fly his huge model of the USS Macon on Saturday,...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2011
Last comment by JESSE, on Oct 25, 2011 at 7:45 am | 7 comments | 2899 Views

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Google expands office footprint with $100 million purchase

If Google aims to use every property in North Bayshore it added a huge piece to the puzzle last week, paying $100 million...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2011
Last comment by tommygee54, on Oct 24, 2011 at 4:44 pm | 3 comments | 1330 Views

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Google expands office footprint with $100 million purchase

If Google aims to use every property in North Bayshore it added a huge piece to the puzzle last week, paying $100 million...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2011
Last comment by Bubb mom too, on Oct 24, 2011 at 2:32 pm | 1 comment | 1758 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local Waldorf School on Front Page of NY Times

Check out the article in Sunday's NY Times about Waldorf education -- with a particular focus on Waldorf School of the Peninsula...

Original post made by Gail Evenari on Oct. 24, 2011
There are no comments yet. 2242 Views

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Dream Act hailed by local officials

Officials in the local community college district and immigrant rights activists are applauding the recent passage of a new...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2011
Last comment by member, on Oct 23, 2011 at 12:47 pm | 36 comments | 3029 Views

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El Camino Real smashup pins man in car

With some help from the metal-cutting abilities of the "jaws of life," firefighters carefully extracted a man from his Toyota...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2011
Last comment by USA, on Oct 20, 2011 at 11:24 pm | 8 comments | 2429 Views

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Burglar makes off with computers

A woman was awakened by the sound of a burglar rummaging around her home in the early hours of Oct. 15, police said. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2011
Last comment by Litsa, on Oct 20, 2011 at 10:08 am | 2 comments | 1756 Views

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Downtown Mountain View's new grocery store

[This just went to press for the Old Mountain View Neighborhood Newsletter, distributed to residents and businesses in the...

Original post made by Max Hauser on Oct. 20, 2011
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Oct 20, 2011 at 9:34 am | 1 comment | 1697 Views

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Robots, music and CPR at El Camino's 50th fest

About 800 people from around Mountain View and other Peninsula and South Bay cities came to El Camino Hospital's 50th anniversary...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2011
Last comment by Dan S, on Oct 19, 2011 at 4:56 pm | 4 comments | 2561 Views

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Hiveplex honey harvest

The second annual Google Hiveplex Honey Harvest was held on Oct. 6 at the Mountain View campus. Googlers from all over the...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2011
Last comment by Anna, on Oct 19, 2011 at 2:26 pm | 5 comments | 2586 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman trustees vote to raise their pay

In a split vote, the Mountain View Whisman School District's board of trustees voted last week to give themselves a raise. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2011
Last comment by Interested Reader, on Oct 19, 2011 at 10:30 am | 18 comments | 2570 Views
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