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AROUND TOWN

Traffic plan: Council zeroes in on North Bayshore

A host of options for relieving traffic by Google headquarters were presented to the City Council Feb. 5, including new freeway...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2013
Last comment by Bayshore commuter, on Feb 20, 2013 at 9:09 am | 9 comments | 3061 Views

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Furor erupts over sex, drug stories in school paper

For the second time in less than a month, high school district officials have come under fire from a group of parents upset...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Feb 19, 2013 at 7:26 pm | 9 comments | 4939 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Crittenden club says goodbye to robot

The Crittenden Middle School LEGO Robotics Club varsity squad gathered after school on a Wednesday afternoon to bid a sentimental...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2013
Last comment by Liz Mabey, on Feb 25, 2013 at 8:46 am | 6 comments | 2651 Views

AROUND TOWN

Train strikes man in Palo Alto

A 22-year-old Palo Alto man was struck and killed by a Union Pacific Railroad Co. freight train Monday night north of Churchill...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2013
Last comment by Mr. Worldallwrong, on Feb 20, 2013 at 8:54 am | 3 comments | 1634 Views

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Oliver Stone to present film at Stanford

Academy Award-winning filmmaker Oliver Stone will present his new documentary, "The Bomb," in a free public showing at Stanford...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2013
Last comment by randy albin, on Feb 20, 2013 at 1:36 pm | 1 comment | 1303 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

There and back again

Barbara Wright's orientation day at Crittenden Middle School wasn't so much an introduction as it was a refresher course....

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2013
Last comment by Liz Mabey, on Feb 21, 2013 at 6:47 am | 1 comment | 1520 Views

AROUND TOWN

Toxic vapors found in Google offices

After a carcinogen was found to be seeping up from contaminated soil into buildings, Google is working to protect employees...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2013
Last comment by Terri, on Mar 6, 2013 at 4:36 am | 12 comments | 6965 Views

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'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. 21, 2013
Last comment by Scott Lamb, on Feb 27, 2013 at 11:07 am | 20 comments | 1791 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Nonprofit including Zuckerberg, Brin gives $33 million in prizes

A group of executives that includes local names such as Mark Zuckerberg, Sergei Brin and Anne Wojcicki awarded $33 million...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Feb 21, 2013 at 7:58 pm | 5 comments | 1455 Views

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Review: Cozy, classic, French

Not that long ago (OK, in light years) the culinary landscape was dotted with French restaurants. Most are gone now, swept...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2013
Last comment by Yummee, on Feb 21, 2013 at 2:27 pm | 1 comment | 1223 Views

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Former Airship Ventures employee loved her work

Over the last few weeks, friends of former Airship Ventures employee Pamela Wright rallied to raise money for the cancer...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2013
Last comment by Janis King, on Feb 23, 2013 at 12:26 pm | 3 comments | 1567 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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 | 1471 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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. 22, 2013
Last comment by flat-earth-is-flat, on Feb 22, 2013 at 6:55 pm | 15 comments | 1447 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1555 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 | 12883 Views

ELECTIONS

Congressmen claim NASA Ames leaked secret tech to China

The director of Mountain View's NASA Ames Research Center is embroiled in what is either a scandal or a witch-hunt over accusations...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2013
There are no comments yet. 2525 Views

OTHER ISSUES

EPA to step up outreach on TCE danger

After the ==I Voice== discovered a number of residents on Evandale Avenue had no knowledge of newly discovered toxins creeping...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2013
Last comment by Steve Apelman, on Feb 25, 2013 at 12:05 pm | 1 comment | 2878 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hundreds of guns collected at East Palo Alto buyback

It took less than three hours Saturday, Feb. 23, to collect 355 firearms at a three-city gun buyback event in East Palo Alto,...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2013
Last comment by Jose, on Feb 25, 2013 at 3:27 pm | 2 comments | 1214 Views

AROUND TOWN

A big day for a little house

A piece of the city's history was not only saved last Friday, but was ceremoniously trucked down Castro Street in an unusual...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2013
Last comment by Peggy Prendergast, on Feb 26, 2013 at 9:50 pm | 4 comments | 1734 Views

SPORTS

New football coach hopes to energize the Eagles

For the past two years, Trevor Pruitt has been proud to help lead the Mountain View High School Spartans varsity football...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2013
Last comment by Theresa, on Feb 25, 2013 at 4:23 pm | 1 comment | 1981 Views
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