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In a tight spot: residents pitch ideas for Stevens Creek Trail

Over 120 people packed a meeting hall in Los Altos on Nov. 14 to discuss the biggest challenges yet in extending the Stevens...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2012
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Nov 26, 2012 at 3:17 pm | 17 comments | 5808 Views

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'Undocumented' but inspiring

Immigration reform activist Jose Antonio Vargas spoke at to a near-capacity crowd at Los Altos High School last weekend,...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2012
Last comment by puzzeled, on Nov 28, 2012 at 4:27 pm | 3 comments | 1916 Views

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Zeppelin grounded: Airship Ventures ends operations

After floating its Zeppelin over the Bay Area for four years, Airship Ventures announced Thursday that it has grounded the...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2012
Last comment by Eric O, on Nov 22, 2012 at 2:50 pm | 1 comment | 2362 Views

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City blames contractors for janitors' job losses

After janitors protested job losses and pay cuts last week, city officials shifted the blame for the cuts onto the city's...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2012
Last comment by Cuesta Resident, on Nov 22, 2012 at 5:26 pm | 1 comment | 2737 Views

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Council to take up bike-ped safety

In response to several collisions — some deadly — and calls for change from residents, the City Council is beginning...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2012
Last comment by AC, on Dec 3, 2012 at 2:48 pm | 22 comments | 4504 Views

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Man pleads 'no contest' for burglarizing Steve Jobs' home

The Alameda man arrested in August for allegedly burglarizing the Palo Alto home of Apple's late co-founder Steve Jobs pleaded...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2012
Last comment by resident, on Dec 1, 2012 at 8:28 am | 2 comments | 2349 Views

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Video games stolen in burglary

A Mountain View man returned from vacation on Saturday to find that his apartment had been burglarized while he was gone,...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2012
Last comment by Jorge, on Nov 28, 2012 at 3:49 pm | 6 comments | 3454 Views

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Hospital mulling Measure M response

El Camino Hospital officials have been tight-lipped in the wake of the passage of the salary capping initiative, Measure...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2012
Last comment by front line worker, on Jan 19, 2013 at 2:06 pm | 4 comments | 2257 Views

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Community tree-lighting set for Monday

On Monday, Dec. 3, the city of Mountain View will be holding its annual Community Tree Lighting Celebration from 5:30 p.m....

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2012
Last comment by All Welcome, on Dec 4, 2012 at 11:13 am | 4 comments | 2405 Views

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Bullis loses latest round in legal fight

The Los Altos School District appears to be the victor in the latest round of court decisions in its ongoing legal battle...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2012
Last comment by sighsighsigh, on Nov 29, 2012 at 10:02 pm | 26 comments | 2159 Views

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PG&E working to restore power to 20,000 in Bay Area

As the latest in a series of storms to hit the Bay Area continued to move south this morning, PG&E was working to restore...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2012
There are no comments yet. 4730 Views

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Holiday train comes to town

The Caltrain "Show Train" will be returning to Bay Area stations this weekend, Dec. 1 and 2, to collect toys for underprivileged...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2012
Last comment by steve, on Dec 5, 2012 at 3:29 pm | 6 comments | 3078 Views

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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
There are no comments yet. 2471 Views

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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 | 9934 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 | 3918 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 | 2460 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 | 2488 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 | 3443 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 | 28250 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 | 2918 Views
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