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Joke not funny to council gadfly

Self-described gadfly Don Letcher is known for his weekly, sometimes daily, accusations of sundry city misconduct to local...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2011
Last comment by Bob, on Feb 6, 2011 at 9:58 am | 5 comments | 2272 Views

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Students learn to love Alta Vista

One student at Alta Vista High School thought the continuation school was for "dummies, druggies and thugs," when she started....

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2011
Last comment by someone, on Feb 16, 2011 at 8:09 pm | 6 comments | 2718 Views

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Crash blocks lanes on Highway 101

A multi-vehicle crash blocked lanes of northbound U.S. Highway 101 in Mountain View for about 45 minutes this morning, a...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2011
Last comment by Antonio, on Feb 7, 2011 at 10:15 am | 2 comments | 2393 Views

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Moffett a serious contender for World Expo

It appears more and more likely that the World Expo will come to Moffett Field in 2020, along with a new local landmark,...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2011
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Feb 6, 2011 at 7:28 am | 1 comment | 2356 Views

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Caltrain board: 'The crisis is at hand'

The board that oversees Caltrain is calling for a public hearing on March 3 to declare a fiscal emergency and to consider...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2011
Last comment by Norma, on Feb 9, 2011 at 12:02 pm | 18 comments | 3445 Views

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VTA proposals could save Caltrain, for now

With Caltrain considering eliminating nearly half of the peninsula's train service to fix a $30 million deficit, VTA general...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2011
Last comment by Rider, on Feb 11, 2011 at 5:26 pm | 31 comments | 3329 Views

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Los Altos preschool finds new home

The generations-old Los Altos Parent Preschool will not be shutting its doors this June, as many feared. Instead, the pre-kindergarten...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2011
Last comment by southbaygal, on Feb 10, 2011 at 3:40 pm | 5 comments | 2146 Views

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El Camino begins Chinese outreach campaign

El Camino Hospital recently announced the launch of an initiative focused solely on Silicon Valley's Chinese community --...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2011
Last comment by AJ, on Feb 11, 2011 at 11:23 am | 23 comments | 9243 Views

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Crime briefs from Mountain View

A 22-year-old man was arrested in an assault outside the Monte Carlo Club, and a squatter was arrested for possession of...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2011
Last comment by Mr Advice, on Feb 14, 2011 at 5:14 pm | 5 comments | 2311 Views

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Protesters: Google lacks transparency, discriminates in hiring

Representatives from several minority-rights groups gathered at the Google campus on Feb. 10 to protest what they say is...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2011
Last comment by total nonsense, on Feb 14, 2011 at 9:18 am | 15 comments | 3788 Views

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Report touts World Expo's economic benefits

If the Bay Area is successful in bringing the World Expo to Moffett Field in 2020, it would inject $5.6 billion into the...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2011
Last comment by PH, on Feb 15, 2011 at 8:20 am | 7 comments | 2428 Views

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Man robbed, threatened with knife

A young Mountain View man was robbed at knife-point Tuesday afternoon in his apartment in a large complex located at 2675...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2011
Last comment by Sal, on Feb 11, 2011 at 2:18 pm | 1 comment | 2185 Views

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Cell phone tower risks should not be dismissed

The Jan. 14 <I> Voice</I></B> editorial was quite unsettling. First, the editorial completely missed the central challenge...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2011
Last comment by Disagree, on Feb 18, 2011 at 8:59 am | 2 comments | 2329 Views

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Last chance to save Hanger One windows

The community may have little more than a week to raise between $575,000 and $1.2 million to save 4,638 unique corrugated...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2011
Last comment by gc, on Feb 13, 2011 at 6:54 pm | 1 comment | 2954 Views

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NASA requests $32.8 million for Hangar One

NASA has requested $32.8 million to restore iconic Hangar One at Moffett Field, potentially ending a long preservation battle. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2011
Last comment by ARC employee, on Feb 18, 2011 at 9:46 pm | 10 comments | 4010 Views

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Senate confirms MVHS alum as federal judge

The U.S. Senate on Monday, Feb. 14, unanimously confirmed President Obama's nomination of Santa Clara County Superior Court...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2011
Last comment by Neighbor, on Feb 16, 2011 at 6:39 pm | 1 comment | 1894 Views

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President Obama to visit Bay Area Thursday

President Barack Obama is coming to the Bay Area on Thursday for a one-day visit with business and technology leaders. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2011
Last comment by USA, on Feb 17, 2011 at 10:26 pm | 6 comments | 2351 Views

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El Camino CEO fired 'without cause'

Last week El Camino Hospital announced &#8212; with very little explanation &#8212; that its CEO will leave the organization...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2011
Last comment by You Don't Always Get What You Want, on Feb 27, 2011 at 9:21 pm | 5 comments | 2477 Views

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Classic meets new in TheatreWorks season

In its new season, TheatreWorks will enter many worlds: Jane Austen's England, post-Katrina New Orleans and the 1930s British...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2011
Last comment by phm, on Feb 18, 2011 at 3:15 pm | 2 comments | 2089 Views

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No injuries after CalTrain hits car near Castro St.

A Caltrain passenger train hit a car near downtown Mountain View early Friday morning, police said. No one was injured, but...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2011
Last comment by Google Maps, on Feb 18, 2011 at 11:15 pm | 5 comments | 2612 Views
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