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Not your dad's shop class

Two new classes at Los Altos High School will help students learn the basics of carpentry, heating, ventilation, air conditioning,...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2011
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Oct 10, 2011 at 11:01 am | 4 comments | 1367 Views

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'Civility Roundtable' hopes to foster respect

The Tucson, Ariz. shooting of Congresswoman Gabby Giffords brought the nation together in a state of shock and mourning....

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2011
Last comment by curious, on Oct 7, 2011 at 5:35 pm | 2 comments | 1789 Views

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TCE causes cancer, other health problems, EPA says

Despite political pressures to kill it, a long-delayed Environmental Protection Agency report has finally been released confirming...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2011
Last comment by jane, on Oct 13, 2011 at 2:50 pm | 11 comments | 3381 Views

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Steve Jobs called Mountain View home as a child

A childhood friend of Steve Jobs recalls that Silicon Valley's quintessential entrepreneur was partly a product of Mountain...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2011
Last comment by Debby F., on Jan 15, 2012 at 7:55 pm | 15 comments | 6495 Views

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Google agrees to roundtable talk on corporate responsibility

This Wednesday residents will have a unique opportunity to engage with Google about the company's relationship with its hometown....

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2011
Last comment by Not So Fast Gabby, on Oct 11, 2011 at 2:59 pm | 4 comments | 1607 Views

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Toxic cleanup at a snail's pace

Despite the existence of new, cheaper technologies that promise a much faster cleanup, polluters including Intel, Raytheon...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2011
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Oct 10, 2011 at 9:27 pm | 1 comment | 1657 Views

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Coroner says Cupertino shooter's death a suicide

The Santa Clara County medical examiner's office announced today that Shareef Allman, the man responsible for the deadly...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2011
Last comment by tommygee54, on Oct 17, 2011 at 3:35 pm | 10 comments | 2125 Views

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Hospital's open house celebrates 50th anniversary

El Camino Hospital will mark a half century on Saturday with an open house event showcasing the hospital's focus on cutting...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2011
Last comment by PopSci Reader, on Oct 12, 2011 at 2:23 pm | 1 comment | 1471 Views

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Review: Jazzy 'Clementine' a bit off-key

As a re-telling of Aeschylus' "Agamemnon," Dan Dietz's "Clementine in the Lower 9" fascinates and frustrates. The incongruous...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2011
Last comment by Guffman, on Oct 15, 2011 at 5:58 am | 1 comment | 1544 Views

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Private service for Steve Jobs held Sunday at Stanford

Several hundred friends and family of Steve Jobs gathered for a private memorial service at Stanford Memorial Church Sunday...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2011
Last comment by AC, on Oct 17, 2011 at 4:11 pm | 3 comments | 1490 Views

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VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Jobs' legacy

What are your reflections on Apple co-founder Steve Jobs' legacy? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/index.php?id=4844...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2011
Last comment by Bex, on Oct 18, 2011 at 8:15 pm | 1 comment | 1315 Views

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Burglar makes off with computers

A woman was awakened by the sound of a burglar rummaging around her home in the early hours of Oct. 15, police said. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2011
Last comment by Litsa, on Oct 20, 2011 at 10:08 am | 2 comments | 1424 Views

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El Camino Real smashup pins man in car

With some help from the metal-cutting abilities of the "jaws of life," firefighters carefully extracted a man from his Toyota...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2011
Last comment by USA, on Oct 20, 2011 at 11:24 pm | 8 comments | 1934 Views

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Council quashes plans for historic house in Cuesta Annex

Following a City Council decision made behind closed doors on Tuesday, the future hangs in the balance for a 130-year-old...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2011
Last comment by Begener, on Nov 15, 2011 at 9:05 pm | 18 comments | 1649 Views

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Photo gallery spotlight: 'End of an era'

The Mountain View Voice Photo Gallery features reader-uploaded images including this picture of the demolition of the Sears...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2011
Last comment by Ron, on Oct 25, 2011 at 5:41 pm | 4 comments | 1546 Views

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Hospital union backs cap on executive pay

The union representing service workers at El Camino Hospital has announced plans to push for a legislative cap on executive...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2011
Last comment by Steve, on Oct 31, 2011 at 2:25 pm | 5 comments | 1923 Views

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Despite setbacks, model USS Macon flies at Moffett

It took three years and a few dramatic failures before Jack Clemens could fly his huge model of the USS Macon on Saturday,...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2011
Last comment by JESSE, on Oct 25, 2011 at 7:45 am | 7 comments | 2471 Views

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Teen recants sexual assault story

Mountain View police said that a 16-year-old girl who told officers she had been sexually assaulted in Whisman Park in late...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2011
Last comment by lanee lee, on Oct 25, 2011 at 1:50 pm | 10 comments | 2978 Views

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A civil debate on Google's impacts on city

In an unusually intimate public event last week, Mountain View residents, a Google executive and community leaders sat down...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2011
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Oct 29, 2011 at 2:59 pm | 4 comments | 1630 Views

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Google expands office footprint with $100 million purchase

If Google aims to use every property in North Bayshore it added a huge piece to the puzzle last week, paying $100 million...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2011
Last comment by Bubb mom too, on Oct 24, 2011 at 2:32 pm | 1 comment | 1430 Views
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