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NASA accused of favoritism at Moffett

Four years after the surprise news that Google executives were allowed to base their private planes at Moffett Federal Airfield,...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2011
Last comment by HAL, on Mar 4, 2013 at 12:00 pm | 11 comments | 2025 Views

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High-speed rail wins legal battle

An effort by Peninsula cities to stop California's high-speed-rail project came to a screeching halt Thursday when a Sacramento...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2013
Last comment by Old Ben, on Mar 4, 2013 at 11:54 am | 10 comments | 1687 Views

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Bill approved to rename Mountain View post office after fallen soldier

It's official: The bill to rename a Mountain View post office branch as the Lieutenant Kenneth N. Ballard Memorial Post Office...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2013
Last comment by Jeffrey D. Todd, on Mar 3, 2013 at 1:14 am | 5 comments | 17209 Views

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El Camino Hospital pursuing legal options against Measure M

El Camino Hospital's board of directors confirmed that they will be exploring all legal avenues to block Measure M. The salary-capping...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2012
Last comment by Shadow worker, on Mar 2, 2013 at 9:04 pm | 31 comments | 3498 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Whisman - public or private school?

Since Slater Elementary School was closed in the early 2000s, the North-East part of our community has not had a walkable...

Original post made by Steven Nelson on Mar. 2, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1106 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Student's prank deserves reprimand, not jail time

I am a Mountain View resident and parent of a Mountain View High School student who served with Chris Egerton as a drum major...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2013
Last comment by Parent, on Mar 1, 2013 at 9:41 pm | 5 comments | 12749 Views

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County Supervisor Shirakawa resigns

Santa Clara County Supervisor George Shirakawa today announced his resignation after he was charged with a dozen felony and...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2013
Last comment by Slann, on Mar 1, 2013 at 7:49 pm | 6 comments | 2406 Views

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Affordable housing project helps some, hurts others

The city's below market rate housing program took a strange turn Tuesday night with the approval of an affordable housing...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2013
Last comment by tex, on Mar 1, 2013 at 4:20 pm | 21 comments | 3418 Views

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Measure M may be dead

Measure M, the voter-approved local initiative that would limit executive pay at El Camino Hospital, looks as if it will...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2013
Last comment by Nick V, on Mar 1, 2013 at 3:03 pm | 5 comments | 3724 Views

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Local school is a 'hidden gem'

Though it is often discounted as one of the lowest performing local schools, Castro Elementary School is a "hidden gem" in...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2012
Last comment by saw-it-through-know-better-now, on Mar 1, 2013 at 10:09 am | 8 comments | 1764 Views

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Local bank robbed

A man robbed the Chase Bank at 2510 W. El Camino Real on Tuesday, according to police. Read the full story here http://mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=6671...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2013
Last comment by Steve M., on Mar 1, 2013 at 8:05 am | 4 comments | 1496 Views

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Caltrain electrification meeting set for tonight

Caltrain's voyage toward electrification of its Peninsula corridor will make a stop at Palo Alto tonight, where officials...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2013
Last comment by kman, on Feb 28, 2013 at 3:08 pm | 1 comment | 2925 Views

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Thursday, Feb. 28

[http://www.paadultschool.org ==B Cooking:== Risotto, Pilaf and Rice Know How] Rice is a staple of the world's diet and...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2013
Last comment by randy albin, on Feb 28, 2013 at 1:48 pm | 1 comment | 1075 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Joke' brings police rushing to high school

The Mountain View High School senior who caused a stir by wearing camouflage fatigues and a gas mask to school on Valentine's...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2013
Last comment by cheesecake, on Feb 28, 2013 at 11:25 am | 1 comment | 1439 Views

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Another gun buyback set for Saturday

Gun owners who missed their chance to participate in a highly successful gun buyback in East Palo Alto over the weekend will...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2013
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Feb 28, 2013 at 5:46 am | 9 comments | 1166 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Fake weddings a 'success'

Supporters of Mountain View High School's Queer-Straight Alliance have responded in force to objections raised by a handful...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2013
Last comment by Anonymous, on Feb 27, 2013 at 6:31 pm | 1 comment | 1804 Views

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Woman attacks her supervisor at laundry

A woman was arrested last week for allegedly bashing another woman's head into a washing machine repeatedly, according to...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Feb 27, 2013 at 4:22 pm | 4 comments | 1151 Views

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Drivers are paying the price for their dangerous behaviors

You keep running people over and the cops will continue to focus on you...as it should be, as it will always be. Fix yourselves...

Original post made by Safer than most on Feb. 27, 2013
There are no comments yet. 917 Views

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Meetings on toxic vapors set for March

A neighborhood association and a community advisory board have organized public meetings following the discovery of trichloroethylene...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2013
Last comment by Darin, on Feb 27, 2013 at 2:54 pm | 3 comments | 1425 Views

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The Voice celebrates 20 years

When Carol Torgrimson and Kate Wakerly came up with a plan to start what was originally called "The Voice of Mountain View"...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2013
Last comment by Great Auntie, on Feb 27, 2013 at 2:39 pm | 13 comments | 1441 Views
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