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ELECTIONS

Rail Authority drops tunnel, viaduct options

Forget about aerial tracks or tunnels. If high-speed trains are to run through Mountain View, the tracks will be either at-grade...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2010
Last comment by curious, on Aug 14, 2010 at 10:30 am | 1 comment | 2828 Views

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State Senate OK's penalties for Internet 'e-personation'

Claiming to be someone whom you're not on the Internet could get you thrown in jail or subject to a fine or a lawsuit, if...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2010
Last comment by resident, on Aug 17, 2010 at 3:04 pm | 1 comment | 1396 Views

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No contest for two hospital board members

The two members of El Camino Hospital's board of directors whose terms expire in December face no challengers in the November...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2010
Last comment by NO WAY!, on Aug 19, 2010 at 2:33 pm | 1 comment | 1399 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local educators upbeat about new federal curriculum standards

California's adoption of a national standardized public school curriculum will benefit Mountain View students in many ways,...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2010
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Aug 22, 2010 at 3:05 pm | 1 comment | 1586 Views

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Bay Area hit by heat wave

Bay Area residents are finally getting the summer they were waiting for today -- and then some -- as a sudden heat wave is...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2010
Last comment by Native, on Aug 24, 2010 at 6:13 pm | 1 comment | 1396 Views

ELECTIONS

Google wunderkind running for council

At 20 years old Aaron Jabbari is as young as City Council candidates come. But according to Jabbari's resume, taking on a...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2010
Last comment by "Just Think About It", on Aug 26, 2010 at 1:47 pm | 1 comment | 3085 Views

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Far fewer Mayfield homes in new plan

In an ironic twist caused by the recession, the controversial high-density Mayfield housing development has been significantly...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2010
Last comment by Sean, on Aug 27, 2010 at 2:08 pm | 1 comment | 1540 Views

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'Amazing' false alarm — TV show is a no-show

Brace yourself, Castro Street, The Amazing Race is coming! Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=6286...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2010
Last comment by MVborn, on Aug 30, 2010 at 5:54 pm | 1 comment | 1672 Views

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SERVICE

The Best of Mountain View 2010, "Service" category. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=3278...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2010
Last comment by Litsa, on Sep 1, 2010 at 2:53 pm | 1 comment | 1530 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Today is third Spare the Air day of the summer

Shifting weather patterns mean sunnier skies and poorer air quality today across the Bay Area, triggering the Bay Area Air...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2010
Last comment by JBB, on Sep 1, 2010 at 5:56 pm | 1 comment | 1488 Views

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Pakistan flood relief benefit raises $350,000

A recent fundraiser to benefit victims of the flooding in Pakistan drew more than 400 people to the Computer History Museum...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2010
Last comment by Bruce Karney, on Sep 1, 2010 at 6:25 pm | 1 comment | 1755 Views

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El Camino Hospital to lay off 140

El Camino Hospital announced on Aug. 12 that it will be laying off about 140 full- and part-time employees. Read the full...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2010
Last comment by Left In Tact, on Sep 3, 2010 at 9:15 pm | 1 comment | 1707 Views

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At one with the vegetables

Each Sunday morning, the parking lot of the Mountain View train station is full, not with travelers but with locavores and...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2010
Last comment by Don Riedel, on Sep 4, 2010 at 10:37 am | 1 comment | 1473 Views

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El Camino Hospital owes taxpayers an explanation

Last week's <I>Voice</I></B> editorial, "Hospital acquisition raises questions," is spot on. The editorial asks some very...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2010
Last comment by We were warned, on Sep 4, 2010 at 12:17 pm | 1 comment | 1784 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Rail authority's new report draws criticism

The agency charged with building California's high-speed rail system adopted a crucial environmental document for the rail...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2010
Last comment by ben, on Sep 6, 2010 at 5:12 pm | 1 comment | 1542 Views

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Tonight: Council discusses shopping center proposal

In a 5 p.m. study session tonight the City Council will discuss an updated proposal from Merlone Geier Partners for a large...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2010
Last comment by The Eye, on Sep 7, 2010 at 10:20 pm | 1 comment | 1540 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County: Another quake shakes Calaveras Fault

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.1 struck Tuesday evening in Santa...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2010
Last comment by USGS, on Sep 8, 2010 at 1:58 pm | 1 comment | 1565 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Senators urge inspection of California pipelines

California's senators urged a federal agency Monday to immediately order inspections of interstate natural gas pipelines...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by vfree, on Sep 14, 2010 at 3:21 pm | 1 comment | 1652 Views

OTHER ISSUES

The good news bears

A few weeks ago, happenstance led a pair of neighbors in Los Altos to discover the shared origins of two household knickknacks...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Echo, on Sep 16, 2010 at 9:13 am | 1 comment | 1859 Views

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A fine time at Art & Wine

There was no shortage of patrons at this weekend's Mountain View Art & Wine festival on Castro Street. Voice photographer...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by CaringSoul, on Sep 16, 2010 at 5:23 pm | 1 comment | 1366 Views
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