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Another fire at Sims metal recycling in Redwood City

Firefighters are battling a two-alarm fire at a metal recycling facility in Redwood City this morning. Read the full...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2013
Last comment by Connie, on Dec 19, 2013 at 8:55 am | 15 comments | 3011 Views

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Fire controlled at Sims metal recycling

A two-alarm fire at a metal recycling plant in Redwood City this morning is under control, although the smell of smoke and...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2013
Last comment by John Ginez, on Dec 24, 2013 at 3:47 pm | 7 comments | 3168 Views

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Rotacare clinic a "godsend"

Even with Obamacare expanding health insurance to many who otherwise could not afford it, the director of the RotaCare free...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2013
Last comment by Angie, on Dec 17, 2013 at 5:47 pm | 4 comments | 4291 Views

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Wood-burning banned for 11th straight day

Bay Area residents will be banned from burning wood for the 11th straight day on Wednesday. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/2013/12/17/wood-burning-banned-for...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2013
Last comment by Rerun, on Dec 18, 2013 at 6:50 am | 9 comments | 1643 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City hires its first information technology chief

For a city government in the center of Silicon Valley, it was becoming obvious that the city's information technology wasn't...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2013
Last comment by PM, on Dec 20, 2013 at 9:09 pm | 9 comments | 1793 Views

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Crime brief: Electronics, jewelry stolen in burglary

Electronics, jewelry and money were stolen from a home in the 1500 block of Tyler Park Way on Dec. 8, police said. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1736 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Prison program shift drives property-crime increase, report says

Property crimes across the state rose 7.6 percent this year, and Santa Clara County was hit the worst, with an increase of...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2013
Last comment by Robert, on Dec 23, 2013 at 3:04 pm | 11 comments | 2797 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Questions follow surprise resignation of Sofia University head

Students and faculty at Palo Alto's Sofia University are asking questions following the surprise resignation Saturday of...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2013
Last comment by Mimi Matossian, on Dec 22, 2013 at 12:29 pm | 3 comments | 2892 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School should have kept kids indoors to avoid smoke, parent says

A local parent is upset that the staff of Landels Elementary School allowed her child and others outside during the school...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2013
Last comment by JW, on Dec 22, 2013 at 5:23 pm | 21 comments | 6238 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Free breakfast program needs a boost

The poor and homeless are often invisible in the middle of one of Silicon Valley's most booming cities, but the need for...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2013
Last comment by Mtn View resident, on Dec 26, 2013 at 9:49 am | 6 comments | 3762 Views

MOVIES

Review: 'Inside Llewyn Davis'

Like a rolling stone, singer-guitarist Llewyn Davis tumbles through the Greenwich Village folk-music scene of the '60s. It's...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2013
Last comment by Xaviem, on Dec 22, 2013 at 2:29 pm | 1 comment | 2955 Views

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Resident of burned-down mobile home committed suicide

The county coroner's office has ruled that the man found dead inside his burned-down unit in a Mountain View mobile home...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2013
Last comment by Curious, on Dec 24, 2013 at 12:34 pm | 1 comment | 2663 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Viewpoint: City should at least study Google bridge

No one can dispute that the city has a tremendous problem accommodating the runaway growth that has permeated every facet...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2013
Last comment by Obvious, on Jan 6, 2014 at 9:13 pm | 49 comments | 5844 Views

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Spare the Air day today, tomorrow

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has declared Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 23 and 24, "Spare the Air Days," with...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2013
Last comment by Fred, on Dec 23, 2013 at 6:54 pm | 6 comments | 2446 Views

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Wood burning banned on Xmas eve, possibly Christmas Day

Put away the chestnuts; the Bay Area Air Quality Management District has announced that wood burning will be banned in...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2013
There are no comments yet. 658 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Wood burning banned on Christmas Day

It's official: Bay Area residents will not be allowed to light fires in their fireplaces on Christmas Day. Read the full...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2013
Last comment by Dox, on Dec 24, 2013 at 6:16 pm | 2 comments | 1663 Views

OTHER ISSUES

DUI crackdown continues through New Year's Day

The Mountain View Police Department continues to crack down on drunken drivers. The department's annual "Avoid the 13" program...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2013
Last comment by UC Davis Grad, on Dec 26, 2013 at 5:18 pm | 2 comments | 1572 Views

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Spare the Air alert today

Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/2013/12/26/spare-the-air-alert-today posted Thursday, December 26,...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2013
Last comment by Liz, on Dec 26, 2013 at 12:13 pm | 2 comments | 1739 Views

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Crime brief: Liquor stolen on Christmas Eve

Two men stole a few bottles of booze from a local liquor store on Christmas Eve. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/2013/12/26/crime-brief-liquor-stolen-on-chr...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2013
Last comment by Scuzzy, on Dec 26, 2013 at 3:21 pm | 1 comment | 2279 Views

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TV taken in Christmas burglary

A real-life Grinch stole a television from an apartment on the 300 block of Escuela Avenue on Christmas morning. Read the...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2013
Last comment by negative nancy, on Dec 27, 2013 at 8:15 am | 1 comment | 1252 Views
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