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AROUND TOWN

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 | 1881 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 | 2768 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1483 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1677 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 4986 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 | 1594 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 | 1795 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District bond measure challenged

A politically active local man has gone to court to force the Mountain View Whisman School District to remove "misleading"...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2012
Last comment by District Insider, on Mar 30, 2012 at 8:32 am | 22 comments | 2339 Views

AROUND TOWN

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
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AROUND TOWN

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 | 1471 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1949 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1200 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 | 1298 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 | 1372 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Don't text and drive, teens urge

A group of students at Mountain View High School have launched a campaign aimed at getting their peers to put away their...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2012
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Mar 28, 2012 at 11:20 am | 2 comments | 1644 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PTAs oppose Bullis' quest to take over LASD campus

The heads of the PTAs and education foundation are asking parents to take a stand against closing any Los Altos District...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2012
Last comment by dawn t, on Mar 28, 2012 at 10:54 am | 67 comments | 2866 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man injured in fight outside liquor store

A Sunnyvale man was arrested and accused of breaking a bottle of tequila over another man's head in a fight outside the Shop...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2012
Last comment by MIke, on Mar 27, 2012 at 8:10 pm | 4 comments | 1431 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Train AWOL? Better check Twitter

I'd like to thank Caltrain for finally making it clear to me that there is an important use for Twitter in this world. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2010
Last comment by Frederick Vallaeys, on Mar 27, 2012 at 5:08 pm | 3 comments | 1349 Views

AROUND TOWN

Medicine, video game stolen in burglary

A video game, prescription painkillers and prescription heartburn medication were reported stolen from a Mountain View apartment...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2012
Last comment by Doctor Killjoy, on Mar 27, 2012 at 5:03 pm | 4 comments | 1354 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Sparks fly in "Civility Roundtable" immigration discussion

An event designed to bring some civility back into the debate on illegal immigration did just that, bringing the various...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2012
Last comment by Old Ben, on Mar 27, 2012 at 10:08 am | 32 comments | 2200 Views
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Local picks on 2015 Michelin Bib Gourmand list
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Go Giants! Next Stop: World Series!
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