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OTHER ISSUES

State court says yes to RDA shutdown

Californians bid farewell not only to 2011 this week, but also to the state's redevelopment agencies (RDA). The California...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2011
Last comment by Hardin, on Jan 6, 2012 at 11:05 pm | 11 comments | 3119 Views

AROUND TOWN

Filling bellies, and stockings at CSA

Holiday shopping can be stressful -- long lines and messy merchandise often take the fun away from gift-giving. But the families...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2012
Last comment by Stephan, on Jan 6, 2012 at 9:27 pm | 4 comments | 2088 Views

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Diet-supplement distributor pays $1.5M settlement

A Canadian corporation and its American affiliate agreed to pay $1.5 million in civil penalties and costs after being sued...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2012
Last comment by Stephan, on Jan 6, 2012 at 9:02 pm | 1 comment | 2712 Views

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Local grocery store hit in card-skimming scam

The Lucky grocery store in Mountain View is among 20 Bay Area stores in the Save Mart Supermarket chain where tampering...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2011
Last comment by Obs, on Jan 6, 2012 at 6:18 pm | 6 comments | 2856 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Deer Hollow needs volunteers

Deer Hollow Farm is looking for volunteers to teach students visiting the 150-year-old farm. Deer Hollow hosts more than...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2012
Last comment by Eileen, on Jan 5, 2012 at 5:05 pm | 4 comments | 2466 Views

ELECTIONS

Kasperzak, Inks named mayor, vice mayor

The City Council's senior member, Mike Kasperzak, took the center of the council dais Tuesday after his colleagues followed...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2012
Last comment by The Him, on Jan 5, 2012 at 3:41 pm | 3 comments | 2846 Views

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Will council give businesses more time to move?

In a quiet corner of Silicon Valley you can find an original Heidelberg press, a marvel from the heyday of mechanical engineering,...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2011
Last comment by Julie Stanford, on Jan 5, 2012 at 2:59 pm | 3 comments | 2422 Views

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Google execs offer to save Hangar One

"Why doesn't Google pay for it?" has been the sort of comment often made by those frustrated by the years-long struggle to...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2011
Last comment by Tinker Bell, on Jan 5, 2012 at 1:42 pm | 32 comments | 23409 Views

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Report: Halt state funding for high-speed rail

California's quest to build a high-speed rail system between San Francisco and Los Angeles suffered a heavy blow Tuesday...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2012
Last comment by Hardin, on Jan 5, 2012 at 8:38 am | 5 comments | 2421 Views

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Governor names new Santa Clara County judge

A San Jose woman was appointed to a judgeship in the Santa Clara County Superior Court, Gov. Jerry Brown announced Tuesday. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2011
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jan 4, 2012 at 10:27 pm | 5 comments | 3174 Views

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Mountain View's top stories of 2011

One thing you can say about 2011 for Mountain View: it certainly hasn't been dull. We look back at the top headlines, from...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2012
Last comment by Dave Francis, on Jan 4, 2012 at 5:31 pm | 1 comment | 2955 Views

ELECTIONS

No story re: Mayor and Vice Mayor elections online?

Last night, City Council voted in a new mayor and vice mayor, yet there is no mention of it on the Voice's webpage. I'm...

Original post made by GSB on Jan. 4, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2119 Views

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Will City Council give Mora Drive businesses more time to move?

In a quiet corner of Silicon Valley you can find an original Heidelberg press, a marvel from the heyday of mechanical engineering,...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2011
Last comment by Garrett, on Jan 3, 2012 at 1:16 pm | 13 comments | 3146 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mountain View's youth are his beat

As local community leaders honored Marco Garcia for his work with Mountain View youth, he thanked many of them for never...

Original post made on May. 22, 2009
Last comment by Maria, on Dec 31, 2011 at 1:12 am | 4 comments | 4291 Views

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Officer identified in police car accident

The Mountain View Police Department has identified the officer that was involved in a traffic accident on Dec. 28. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2011
Last comment by Glad I Wasn't There, on Dec 30, 2011 at 4:13 pm | 12 comments | 2517 Views

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TV and computer taken from burgled home

A television and a computer were taken when a home in the 900 block of Farley Street was burglarized, police said. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2011
Last comment by The Eye, on Dec 30, 2011 at 10:45 am | 4 comments | 2007 Views

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Editorial: Council should drop 'survey' idea

Does anyone think that Mountain View voters will agree to tax themselves so the city can afford to build affordable housing...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2011
Last comment by Laura Macias, on Dec 29, 2011 at 2:27 pm | 1 comment | 2182 Views

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Police car crash on E. Middlefield near Whisman Wed. night

Anyone know what has been going on? Looks like a car chase maybe. Many police cars around and eastbound Middlefield blocked...

Original post made by Jes\\\' Sayin\\\' on Dec. 28, 2011
Last comment by Jes' Sayin', on Dec 28, 2011 at 11:13 pm | 2 comments | 1788 Views

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Police release sketch of burglary suspect

Police have released a sketch of a suspect in a Dec. 8 burglary, and are asking for the public's help in solving the case. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2011
Last comment by , on Dec 28, 2011 at 4:11 pm | 5 comments | 2458 Views

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Firefighters move into new Shoreline station

For 13 years firefighters have spent their two-day shifts in a double-wide trailer also known as Fire Station Five. But last...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2011
Last comment by Garrett, on Dec 28, 2011 at 8:05 am | 9 comments | 3152 Views
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Sam's Chowder House Palo Alto to become burger chain
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