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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Test scores don't tell the whole story

As parents who send our kids to public school in Mountain View, my wife and I appreciated the two recent articles in the...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2010
Last comment by eric, on Sep 19, 2010 at 10:14 pm | 3 comments | 2545 Views

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Man robs bank with note

Heritage Bank of Commerce, located 175 E. El Camino Real, was robbed yesterday morning at about 9:30 a.m., police said. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by Louis Meadows, on Sep 19, 2010 at 10:01 pm | 2 comments | 1857 Views

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Caltrain wants high-speed rail to start locally

Caltrain has joined a growing swell of Peninsula critics of California's proposed high-speed-rail system. But Caltrain isn't...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by R. Pollak, on Sep 19, 2010 at 8:44 pm | 4 comments | 1637 Views

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Ideafarm arrested for trespassing

Wo of Ideafarm, the oddly named man with the sign-laden trailer often seen around Mountain View, was arrested twice last...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2010
Last comment by Koa, on Sep 19, 2010 at 5:31 pm | 27 comments | 7704 Views

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'Shop Local' program launches

Mountain View residents will be able to find and discover local businesses, take advantage of coupons and special offers,...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by resident, on Sep 19, 2010 at 1:23 pm | 4 comments | 1721 Views

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Butterflies soar for cancer group fundraiser

On Saturday, Sept. 19, hundreds of butterflies are set to fly over Mountain View. Cancer Support Community will be holding...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2010
Last comment by What day?, on Sep 19, 2010 at 12:48 pm | 1 comment | 1562 Views

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High speed train station idea loses steam

A majority of the City Council opposed having a high speed rail station in Mountain View in a study session Monday night....

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by Old Ben, on Sep 19, 2010 at 1:44 am | 24 comments | 2268 Views

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Man injured in home-invasion robbery

A 72-year-old man was injured in a home-invasion robbery this morning on the 1300 block of Phyllis Avenue. Read the full...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by guns for morons, on Sep 18, 2010 at 10:34 am | 13 comments | 1553 Views

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Massive bike ride to come through Mountain View tonight

The event known as San Jose Bike Party will bring over a thousand bicyclists through Mountain View some time after 8 p.m....

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by Malacologist, on Sep 18, 2010 at 2:24 am | 127 comments | 12824 Views

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Marijuana city bans is risky policy

Stop Bans in California! ASA is telling all California cities and counties to lift bans on medical cannabis dispensing...

Original post made by greenie on Sep. 18, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1657 Views

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Always be prepared

When disaster strikes, it often spurs people to reevaluate just how prepared they are for the unexpected. Read the full...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by North Whisman Neighbor, on Sep 17, 2010 at 8:26 pm | 3 comments | 1585 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino's plans for old hospital on hold

El Camino Hospital's plan to for its old main hospital building have been set back by at least one year by the recession,...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Grateful Outlier, on Sep 17, 2010 at 6:38 am | 3 comments | 1878 Views

OTHER ISSUES

High speed train station idea loses steam

A majority of City Council members oppose having a high-speed rail station in Mountain View, they said in a study session...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by W, on Sep 17, 2010 at 1:21 am | 1 comment | 1787 Views

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San Antonio: Council lukewarm on revamped shopping center plans

After being "underwhelmed" by the plan in May, a majority of the City Council did not entirely reject revised plans to revamp...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by Kristine, on Sep 16, 2010 at 10:49 pm | 18 comments | 2469 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County: 2.1 quake rattles east foothills

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.1 struck Wednesday evening in Santa...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Bruce Karney, on Sep 16, 2010 at 10:08 pm | 2 comments | 1512 Views

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Gas Pipeline in Mountain View?

Like everyone, I am shocked by the tragedy in San Bruno and wondered if my neighborhood was also at risk. I have been trying...

Original post made by Concerned on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Sep 16, 2010 at 10:04 pm | 2 comments | 1476 Views

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MV Art & Wine Festival- Fresh Paella

What a treat to watch paella cooking on a gas bbq in a huge paella pan. The smell was wonderful! Please come back next year.......

Original post made by Debbie on Sep. 16, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1428 Views

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A fine time at Art & Wine

There was no shortage of patrons at this weekend's Mountain View Art & Wine festival on Castro Street. Voice photographer...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by CaringSoul, on Sep 16, 2010 at 5:23 pm | 1 comment | 1437 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

When 'Donors Choose,' students win

When it comes to getting kids interested in school, nothing beats things that flash. At least that's what Elizabeth Gomez...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2010
Last comment by parent, on Sep 16, 2010 at 3:51 pm | 3 comments | 2000 Views

OTHER ISSUES

The good news bears

A few weeks ago, happenstance led a pair of neighbors in Los Altos to discover the shared origins of two household knickknacks...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Echo, on Sep 16, 2010 at 9:13 am | 1 comment | 2055 Views
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