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Voice wins award for environmental coverage

The Mountain View Voice won recognition for its coverage of environmental issues, taking home a first place award in a statewide...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2013
Last comment by jane, on May 1, 2013 at 5:28 pm | 6 comments | 902 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Graham wins Distinguished School award

Graham Middle School has been named a California Distinguished School — an honorary title given by state education...

Original post made on May. 1, 2013
Last comment by Interested Observer , on May 1, 2013 at 5:02 pm | 1 comment | 1963 Views

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Poppy project seeks to bring native blooms to hills

The many species of non-native European weeds, which cover the California's hills, keep its native flora at bay and increase...

Original post made on May. 1, 2013
Last comment by volunteer, on May 1, 2013 at 3:16 pm | 2 comments | 2004 Views

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iPads, laptops taken in apartment burglary

Electronics and cash were stolen from a Mountain View apartment during the day on April 25, police said. Read the full story...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2013
Last comment by D, on May 1, 2013 at 2:34 pm | 2 comments | 845 Views

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Google offers to fund city's bike projects

Mountain View city officials are in talks with Google about using some of the internet giant's billions to help make its...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2013
Last comment by eric, on May 1, 2013 at 2:11 pm | 31 comments | 3114 Views

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Wednesday, May 1

[http://events.stanford.edu/events/335/33565/ ==B Poetry:== Anne Carson] Visiting poet Anne Carson, who is on campus at...

Original post made on May. 1, 2013
Last comment by randy albin, on May 1, 2013 at 11:03 am | 1 comment | 791 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman looking forward

The superintendent of the Mountain View Whisman School District wants students to put down their textbooks, pick up tablet...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2013
Last comment by Nicole, on May 1, 2013 at 9:53 am | 4 comments | 1419 Views

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iPad, jewelry taken in burglary

A home in the 1000 block of Madison Drive was burglarized on April 26, police said. The bedroom ransacked and an iPad and...

Original post made on May. 1, 2013
Last comment by detroit, on May 1, 2013 at 9:15 am | 1 comment | 789 Views

ELECTIONS

Toxic vapors found in NASA Ames buildings

The Department of Defense has found toxic vapors in several buildings at Moffett Federal Airfield, buildings that are in...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2013
Last comment by closeEye, on Apr 30, 2013 at 9:19 pm | 11 comments | 1778 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Record temperatures expected in Bay Area this week

Record-breaking temperatures are expected to roast the Bay Area this week, a National Weather Service spokesman said. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2013
Last comment by tommygee54, on Apr 30, 2013 at 7:08 pm | 2 comments | 905 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Every 15 Minutes'

A group of about 30 students, teachers and emergency responsers worked together to organize "Every 15 Minutes" at Mountain...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Apr 30, 2013 at 4:02 pm | 14 comments | 1956 Views

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Huff student a whiz at math

Huff Elementary School student Nitin Kumar claimed a trophy, $750 in cash and other prizes for his strong showing in the...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2012
Last comment by Nitin, on Apr 30, 2013 at 12:59 pm | 3 comments | 1585 Views

SPORTS

VIDEO: Two-alarm fire at Tropicana Hotel

Fire officials are investigating the cause of a two-alarm fire that swept through a vacant hotel on El Camino Real. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2013
Last comment by JR, on Apr 30, 2013 at 12:05 pm | 6 comments | 1341 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Menlo Park school district picks Maurice Ghysels as superintendent

Maurice Ghysels, the superintendent of the elementary school district in Mountain View for five years and, for the last 10...

Original post made on May. 9, 2011
Last comment by Yikes, on Apr 30, 2013 at 9:36 am | 23 comments | 6052 Views

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Mountain View man charged in Palo Alto hate crime

A man police say described himself as a "white supremacist" allegedly assaulted a black man in downtown Palo Alto last week...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2013
Last comment by CP, on Apr 29, 2013 at 8:43 pm | 6 comments | 1548 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Escaped suspect captured in Mountain View

A domestic violence suspect who escaped from a patrol car in North Fair Oaks on Thursday night was captured Saturday...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2013
Last comment by Missing "W" (no, not him), on Apr 29, 2013 at 7:39 pm | 5 comments | 908 Views

OTHER ISSUES

No biz opposition to plastic bag ban plan

If businesses oppose the proposal to ban plastic bags in Mountain View, it's not been obvious or apparent. Read the full...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2012
Last comment by Anonymous, on Apr 29, 2013 at 2:38 pm | 29 comments | 2569 Views

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200 apartments proposed for Castro and El Camino

In a long-sought redevelopment, a four-story apartment building with retail on the ground floor may soon go up at the corner...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2013
Last comment by Cuesta Park Neighbor, on Apr 29, 2013 at 10:36 am | 16 comments | 1750 Views

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Council OKs mixed-use project on Castro

After an intense discussion about downtown architecture, the City Council on Tuesday approved a redevelopment of the corner...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Apr 29, 2013 at 10:12 am | 19 comments | 1233 Views

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Historic Pearson house demolished

After years of abandonment and several attempts to save it, the 130-year-old home of early Mountain View businessman Charles...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2013
Last comment by wally, on Apr 29, 2013 at 1:33 am | 11 comments | 1294 Views
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