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Rail exec's resignation prompts call for reform

The resignation Thursday of a California High-Speed Rail Authority executive, Jeffrey Barker, has led a Palo Alto watchdog...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2011
Last comment by Christine, on Aug 3, 2011 at 9:05 am | 7 comments | 2809 Views

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Panel finds flaws in high-speed-rail forecasts

The California agency charged with building America's first high-speed-rail system has been using a flawed forecasting model...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2011
Last comment by Steve , on Aug 2, 2011 at 2:25 pm | 2 comments | 2654 Views

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Diamond jewelry stolen from house

Assorted diamond jewelry was stolen when a house in the 1800 block of Golden Way was burglarized July 28, police said. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2011
Last comment by Hmmm..., on Aug 1, 2011 at 10:18 pm | 19 comments | 1990 Views

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Laptop, camera stolen in burglary

A house on the 2500 block of Alvin Street was burglarized sometime between 8:30 a.m. on July 27 and 12:30 p.m. on July 28,...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2011
Last comment by member, on Aug 1, 2011 at 8:55 pm | 27 comments | 2011 Views

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Council "underwhelmed" by San Antonio Center plans

On Tuesday, half of the City Council was "underwhelmed" by the latest plan to redevelop an important 11 acre piece of San...

Original post made on May. 19, 2010
Last comment by Grace, on Aug 1, 2011 at 3:55 pm | 23 comments | 3073 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Math made easy

Can a hedge-fund guy find fame, fortune and fulfillment as a social entrepreneur? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=7060...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2011
Last comment by sandy, on Jul 31, 2011 at 1:20 am | 1 comment | 2236 Views

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Recology gets dibs on garbage contract

Against the advice of city staff, the City Council has decided to try to extend its contract with the city's longtime garbage...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2011
Last comment by Anne Infeld, on Jul 30, 2011 at 10:09 pm | 7 comments | 2011 Views

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Glassy, glossy Quattro

The Quattro restaurant at the Four Seasons Hotel in East Palo Alto is exactly what one would expect from one of the world's...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2011
Last comment by , on Jul 30, 2011 at 6:16 pm | 11 comments | 2553 Views

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Crime briefs

<B>Teenage rampage Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=7077 posted Friday, July 29, 2011,...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2011
Last comment by , on Jul 30, 2011 at 4:55 pm | 3 comments | 2090 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Students need whooping cough shots before school starts

About a third of Mountain View elementary students still need to get whooping cough booster shots before school starts, and...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2011
Last comment by Jeff C., on Jul 30, 2011 at 7:21 am | 11 comments | 11659 Views

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Bedroom window pried open in burglary

A watch and various electronics were stolen from a house in the 400 block of Church Street on July 26, police said. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by Steve , on Jul 30, 2011 at 4:38 am | 31 comments | 2283 Views

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Fire at Arastradero Preserve being investigated

A grass fire that burned two acres at Pearson Arastradero Preserve Thursday afternoon (July 28) is being investigated by...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by Jeff, on Jul 29, 2011 at 11:37 pm | 1 comment | 2324 Views

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Burglary on Dana Street

More than $100 in cash was stolen from the register of the Dana Street Roasting Company, and a window was smashed at the...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2011
Last comment by MVV Reader, on Jul 29, 2011 at 6:32 pm | 28 comments | 1904 Views

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VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Harry Potter

If you could be any character from Harry Potter, who would it be? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=4549...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by GryffindorPrefect, on Jul 29, 2011 at 5:37 pm | 1 comment | 2088 Views

BOOKS

Feature story: Surrounded by superheroes

Dealing in comics many fans would involuntarily drool over is standard practice for Lee's Comics founder Lee Hester. Photo...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2011
Last comment by The Eye, on Jul 28, 2011 at 2:53 pm | 1 comment | 3653 Views

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Police release sketch of Los Altos indecent exposure suspect

Police have released a sketch of a man who indecently exposed himself to a juvenile in Los Altos Monday morning. The man...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2011
Last comment by DayWorker, on Jul 28, 2011 at 2:44 pm | 12 comments | 1790 Views

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Police expect heavy concert traffic Wednesday

Mountain View commuters should expect a major traffic jam Wednesday afternoon and evening, July 27, due to a sold-out concert...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2011
Last comment by CC, on Jul 28, 2011 at 12:46 pm | 19 comments | 2711 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fraudulent and Unethical Sales practice at Wells Fargo Bank Castro Street Branch

I just want to share with our fellow Mountain View residents about our frustrating experience at the Wells Fargo Bank at...

Original post made by ctesti on Jul. 20, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on Jul 27, 2011 at 11:07 am | 3 comments | 5344 Views

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Foothill to host bike race

Foothill College will host its first Learning Curve Bike Circuit Race on Sunday, July 31, to raise money for a multi-use...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2011
Last comment by OldOwl, on Jul 27, 2011 at 8:28 am | 1 comment | 1965 Views

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Palo Alto family dies in crash in British Columbia

A Palo Alto family of four was killed on a Canadian highway Friday afternoon when their camper van collided head-on with...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2011
Last comment by MVneighbor, on Jul 26, 2011 at 11:31 pm | 2 comments | 3131 Views
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