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AAA says gas prices leveling off

After a sharp rise three weeks ago, Bay Area gas prices have leveled off in the past week, due to low demand and an excess...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2009
Last comment by joe hoffman, on Apr 17, 2009 at 10:03 am | 1 comment | 1816 Views

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Council moves ahead with major projects

Budget problems notwithstanding, the City Council supported moving forward with many of its infrastructure plans during a...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2009
Last comment by William Joseph, on Apr 17, 2009 at 8:09 pm | 1 comment | 1785 Views

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Curbing seasonal allergies

Sneezing, a stuffy or runny nose and itchy eyes are the uncomfortable signs that allergy season is underway. Hay fever, also...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2009
Last comment by Angela Hey, on Apr 20, 2009 at 9:53 pm | 1 comment | 1846 Views

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Shots Fired Last Night in OMV

Around 1:00 AM last night I heard 3 gunshots very clearly. They sounded like they came from the direction of Dana and Calderon....

Original post made by Bruno on Apr. 22, 2009
Last comment by Casey Weiss, on Apr 22, 2009 at 3:59 pm | 1 comment | 1984 Views

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Curb enthusiasm

The City Council unanimously made an exception to the rules Tuesday, allowing the Rex Manor neighborhood to keep its much-loved...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2009
Last comment by RMT of Rex Manor, on Apr 22, 2009 at 9:40 pm | 1 comment | 1831 Views

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Letters to the Editor

<B>Looks like council was asleep at the budget wheel Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=5060...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2009
Last comment by oldschgrl, on Apr 24, 2009 at 12:34 pm | 1 comment | 1813 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

TONIGHT: Trustees discuss school facilities

An architect will come to the Mountain View Whisman School District's board of trustees meeting tonight to talk about the...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2009
Last comment by dcree, on Apr 24, 2009 at 1:32 pm | 1 comment | 1939 Views

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Hotel deal worries council dissenter

After seeking a hotel and conference center for over 20 years, the city of Mountain View is finally near a deal for one in...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Kinkio, on Apr 26, 2009 at 5:47 pm | 1 comment | 1756 Views

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Bay Area health officials monitoring swine flu

Health officials across the Bay Area say they are actively monitoring the spread of swine flu in the U.S., though no cases...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2009
Last comment by Robin, on Apr 28, 2009 at 3:13 pm | 1 comment | 1864 Views

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Locals to school board: Adult School cuts will hurt the most vulnerable

Dozens of community members came to the high school district board meeting Monday night to let trustees know how they felt...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2009
Last comment by Aj, on Apr 28, 2009 at 9:14 pm | 1 comment | 1840 Views

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Another big step for Stevens Creek Trail

Workers put the final touches on the Stevens Creek Trail extension to Sleeper Avenue late last week, opening the door for...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2009
Last comment by Anonymous, on Apr 30, 2009 at 11:08 pm | 1 comment | 1839 Views

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COMING UP: Citywide garage sale

Front yards and driveways will be turned into bargain-hunting grounds this Saturday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. for the annual...

Original post made on May. 1, 2009
Last comment by candy, on May 1, 2009 at 11:30 am | 1 comment | 1900 Views

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H1 may house new airship

NASA Ames deputy director Lew Braxton told a crowd last Thursday that the agency was hard at work on a plan to restore Hangar...

Original post made on May. 4, 2009
Last comment by Terry Lavender, on May 4, 2009 at 10:16 am | 1 comment | 2094 Views

ELECTIONS

State complicates city's budget woes

As the City Council struggled to resolve a $6 million general fund deficit Tuesday night, more bad budget news broke in the...

Original post made on May. 7, 2009
Last comment by William Joseph, on May 7, 2009 at 9:54 pm | 1 comment | 2208 Views

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Friends question circumstances behind suicide

In the days, weeks and months prior to her death Monday morning on the tracks just north of the San Antonio station in Mountain...

Original post made on May. 8, 2009
Last comment by anonymous, on May 8, 2009 at 7:56 am | 1 comment | 2410 Views

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Video sheds light on origins of Silicon Valley

Mountain View's Computer History Museum has posted a 15-minute documentary on YouTube illustrating how a dispute in a Mountain...

Original post made on May. 8, 2009
Last comment by H. K. Woodward, on May 8, 2009 at 8:30 pm | 1 comment | 1711 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Adult School cuts will hurt

The gaping holes left in the Adult School curriculum by the recently announced $1.3 million in cutbacks pulls the rug out...

Original post made on May. 12, 2009
Last comment by A. Genoff, on May 12, 2009 at 9:27 am | 1 comment | 2030 Views

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TONIGHT: Latest updates on hospital acquisition

This evening, one month after El Camino Hospital officially took over a new hospital facility in Los Gatos, board members...

Original post made on May. 13, 2009
Last comment by Rodger, on May 13, 2009 at 6:32 pm | 1 comment | 1872 Views

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A safe haven for gay youth

While they recognize the Bay Area is known for its progressive politics, local advocates say many Mountain View students...

Original post made on May. 14, 2009
Last comment by Liam OG, on May 14, 2009 at 10:08 pm | 1 comment | 1667 Views

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2.0 earthquake strikes near Milpitas

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting that an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.0 struck Saturday morning in...

Original post made on May. 18, 2009
Last comment by Tom, on May 18, 2009 at 2:32 pm | 1 comment | 1801 Views
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