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VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Facebook Privacy

Each week the Mountain View Voice heads downtown to ask people a question about a current event. This week, we asked about...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2012
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Bag ban gets council's OK

The days of getting plastic grocery bags in Mountain View are numbered. City Council members voted on Tuesday to ban the...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2012
Last comment by gcoladon, on Feb 7, 2013 at 8:42 am | 48 comments | 9157 Views

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Local teens, kids perform in Nutcracker

Children and teens from Mountain View and surrounding communities are performing in Western Ballet's Nutcracker this weekend...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2012
Last comment by Parent, on Dec 9, 2012 at 10:24 am | 2 comments | 3448 Views

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Holiday Fund: Rotacare volunteers busier than ever

A lot of people donate food, gifts or money around the holidays, but there is a special group of people who give year-round...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2012
Last comment by Pam, on Dec 10, 2012 at 3:22 pm | 4 comments | 1863 Views

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Blowing people away

A local building that draws more electricity than the entire city of Mountain View turns 25 next week. The massive structure...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2012
Last comment by Mr. Nice, on Dec 10, 2012 at 5:59 am | 6 comments | 2011 Views

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Adding sparkle to the season

The holidays got into full swing in downtown Mountain View on Monday night, as the city held its annual Community Tree Lighting...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2012
Last comment by to AC, on Dec 8, 2012 at 8:46 am | 2 comments | 2971 Views

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New chef embraces the old at Chez TJ

The new chef at Chez TJ, Mountain View's only Michelin-starred restaurant, says that diners shouldn't expect to find agar...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2012
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Dec 11, 2012 at 2:18 am | 5 comments | 27616 Views

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Meeting: Little outcry over rise in cancer near toxic site

Despite sensational TV news coverage, a rise in the number of people living near Mountain View's toxic sites with non-Hodgkin...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2012
Last comment by Garrett, on Dec 10, 2012 at 11:41 am | 1 comment | 2386 Views

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Downed wires block intersection

Both directions of a Mountain View street were closed this afternoon, and phone, Internet and cable television services were...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2012
Last comment by Driving, on Dec 11, 2012 at 6:52 pm | 16 comments | 2403 Views

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Found: elderly man who went missing from hospital

Authorities confirmed that the man who wandered away from El Camino Hospital earlier today is now safe. Read the full story...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1746 Views

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Jerry Hill announces 'Oughta Be a Law ... Or Not'

Residents in newly elected state Sen. Jerry Hill's district will now have a chance to weigh in on what "Oughta Be a Law ......

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2012
Last comment by Political Insider, on Dec 14, 2012 at 8:10 am | 6 comments | 1774 Views

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VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Housing Prices

Have you been affected by the rising cost in housing? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=6412...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2012
Last comment by endangered species, on Dec 16, 2012 at 7:31 pm | 7 comments | 2129 Views

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Man plows car into tree

A man is in a local hospital with life-threatening injuries after he crashed his car into a tree in the 400 block of Bernardo...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2012
Last comment by Bill, on Jan 9, 2013 at 3:41 pm | 9 comments | 2138 Views

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Zoning OK'd for group homes, homeless shelters

The City Council unanimously passed state-required zoning code changes on Dec. 4 to allow housing for the homeless and mentally...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2012
Last comment by haha, on Dec 13, 2012 at 4:38 pm | 4 comments | 1634 Views

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Google defends $2 billion tax dodge

Google chairman Eric Schmidt said Wednesday that he is proud of the way the Mountain View company is avoiding taxes, according...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2012
Last comment by Steven, on Dec 18, 2012 at 3:40 pm | 23 comments | 2427 Views

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New law calms loud television commercials

A law authored by Congresswoman Anna Eshoo, D-Palo Alto, that turns down the volume on TV commercials went into effect Thursday. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2012
Last comment by CopperC, on Dec 18, 2012 at 4:17 pm | 10 comments | 1930 Views

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This weekend

[http://busbarn.org/its-a-wonderful-life.html Theater: 'It's A Wonderful Life'] The Bus Barn Stage Company presents a live...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Dec 14, 2012 at 2:16 pm | 1 comment | 1381 Views

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Woman sentenced for embezzlement

A Mountain View woman who pleaded no contest to embezzling $350,000 from a Redwood City construction company was sentenced...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2012
Last comment by sean, on Dec 14, 2012 at 5:05 pm | 2 comments | 2163 Views

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Man robbed at gunpoint on Latham Street

A man was robbed at gunpoint in the 2400 block of Latham Street at about 4 p.m. on Dec. 12, according to police. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2012
Last comment by , on Dec 14, 2012 at 4:09 pm | 1 comment | 1767 Views

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Magician's tale creates magic onstage

The winter season inspires dreams and the illusion of magic for many people. One Mountain View ballet director took her vision...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2012
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