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Tennis legend Alex Swetka dies at 94

Local tennis legend Alex Swetka, who owned Swetka's Tennis Shop in Mountain View with his wife, died July 17, a few months...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2012
Last comment by @@Addition, on Jul 29, 2012 at 11:32 am | 6 comments | 4721 Views

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Avoiding blood-sucking insects

Bzzzzzz. Thwack. There's nothing quite like the buzz of a mosquito to ruin a summer barbecue -- or a warm night's rest. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2012
Last comment by the_punnisher, on Jul 25, 2012 at 4:45 pm | 1 comment | 1766 Views

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Gay marriage supporters file Chick-Fil-A appeal

It appears that Chick-Fil-A's chickens have come home to roost. The company's funding of anti-gay rights groups and president...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2012
Last comment by LovingMtnView, on Aug 17, 2012 at 9:07 pm | 43 comments | 4058 Views

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Buzzed-about Quora moving to Castro Street

The question-and-answer social networking site Quora is moving its operation from downtown Palo Alto to Castro Street, bringing...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2012
Last comment by Sabrina, on Jul 26, 2012 at 6:06 pm | 2 comments | 7890 Views

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Gay marriage supporters file Chick-Fil-A appeal

It appears that Chick-Fil-A's chickens have come home to roost. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=7965...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2012
Last comment by Grace, on Aug 9, 2012 at 6:43 pm | 10 comments | 1985 Views

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Food feature: Little Bee Pops offers ice cream truck alternative

When Mountain View resident Liz Snyder said no to her 6-year-old daughter's request for a treat from the ice cream truck...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2012
Last comment by curious, on Jul 31, 2012 at 5:31 pm | 3 comments | 12912 Views

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SLIDESHOW: Hangar One, revealed

As many as 100 workers per day labored over the past year to strip the siding from Moffett Field's Hangar One, in an environmental...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2012
Last comment by gc, on Aug 3, 2012 at 9:06 pm | 4 comments | 2576 Views

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City hires new head of community services

J.P. de la Montaigne has been tapped to oversee the city's Community Services Department. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=5889...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2012
Last comment by curious, on Jul 31, 2012 at 5:42 pm | 5 comments | 2032 Views

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PG&E pipeline work to impact Arastradero/Foothill traffic

A major 3-month-long PG&E pipeline-replacement project in Palo Alto is expected to impact traffic and will start in August,...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2012
Last comment by Storm Ryder, on Jul 31, 2012 at 11:22 am | 1 comment | 1890 Views

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Simitian endorses Jerry Hill for state Senate

California Sen. Joe Simitian has endorsed state Assemblyman Jerry Hill for the new 13th State Senate District seat, Hill's...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2012
Last comment by USA, on Aug 2, 2012 at 1:20 pm | 5 comments | 2016 Views

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Tuesday: Plastic bag ban meeting at City Hall

The city will hold a meeting at 7 p.m. this evening to gather comments on a proposal to ban plastic bags in Mountain View's...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2012
Last comment by dc, on Mar 4, 2013 at 8:52 pm | 49 comments | 4117 Views

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Legal aid boost for immigrants

Immigration services have found a strong ally in the Silicon Valley Community Foundation. The foundation announced Tuesday,...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2012
Last comment by Old Ben, on Aug 2, 2012 at 12:44 pm | 4 comments | 2725 Views

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Hospital district's future in balance

The future of the El Camino Hospital District is up for discussion this afternoon, at a meeting of the Santa Clara County...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2012
Last comment by Sue, on Aug 2, 2012 at 2:54 pm | 2 comments | 1828 Views

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Local band takes it 'Easy'

Just north of Highway 101, tucked into the back corner of a squat, unassuming strip of office space, Andrew Heine hunches...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2012
Last comment by Jared Milos, on Aug 2, 2012 at 4:26 pm | 2 comments | 2158 Views

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Tension eases for El Camino

For the time being, the El Camino Hospital District is not in danger of being dissolved by the county agency charged with...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2012
Last comment by LovingMtnView, on Aug 12, 2012 at 7:55 pm | 3 comments | 2105 Views

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No biz opposition to plastic bag ban plan

If businesses oppose the proposal to ban plastic bags in Mountain View, it's not been obvious or apparent. Read the full...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2012
Last comment by LovingMtnView, on Aug 3, 2012 at 9:56 am | 2 comments | 3962 Views

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Man arrested for indecent exposure

Police arrested a Los Angeles man yesterday for allegedly exposing and pleasuring himself in front of a female member of...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2012
Last comment by Betsy Dwyer, on Aug 3, 2012 at 4:09 pm | 3 comments | 1830 Views

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Local band takes it 'Easy'

Just north of Highway 101, tucked into the back corner of a squat, unassuming strip of office space, Andrew Heine of Dogcatcher...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2012
Last comment by Jared Milos, on Aug 8, 2012 at 11:49 am | 4 comments | 5787 Views

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Riders flock to Caltrain

When Caltrain announced its latest ridership statistics, even its own employees were surprised. The public transportation...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2012
Last comment by samjoe, on Aug 13, 2013 at 6:38 pm | 18 comments | 5410 Views

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Four bikes stolen from shared garage

Four bicycles were stolen Aug. 5 from a garage in the 300 block of Central Avenue, police said. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2012
Last comment by life-long biker, on Aug 9, 2012 at 5:08 pm | 4 comments | 2390 Views
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