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OTHER ISSUES

The tweeting species: A conversation with Jonathan Franzen

When novelist and tech-skeptic Jonathan Franzen pays a visit March 6 to Mountain View as part of the Peninsula Open Space...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2014
Last comment by Spletz, on Mar 7, 2014 at 2:59 pm | 1 comment | 1127 Views

BOOKS

Local author finds sci-fi success with Martian thriller

It's hard to believe that Andy Weir doesn't work for NASA: computer simulations, mathematical calculations and chemical studies...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2014
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Mar 12, 2014 at 11:44 pm | 1 comment | 2122 Views

AROUND TOWN

Medicare a big money-loser for El Camino

El Camino Hospital is losing much more money from low Medicare reimbursements than similar hospitals in the Central Valley...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2014
Last comment by Amelia, on Mar 14, 2014 at 7:56 am | 1 comment | 1367 Views

SPORTS

Still swinging: Mountain View Tennis Club looks to expand

The Mountain View Tennis Club is set to spring into its 2014 season with its first tournament of the year. The one-day tournament...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2014
Last comment by Jo-Ann Smith, on Mar 15, 2014 at 11:20 am | 1 comment | 175 Views

SPORTS

Still swinging: Mountain View Tennis Club looks to expand

The Mountain View Tennis Club is set to spring into its 2014 season with its first tournament of the year. Read the full...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2014
Last comment by Bizarre..., on Mar 19, 2014 at 7:42 pm | 1 comment | 1429 Views

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Ames' flying robot and airline traffic projects in spotlight

In a tour of NASA Ames on Monday, NASA chief Charles Bolden stopped to listen to engineers discuss several projects that...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2014
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Mar 20, 2014 at 4:57 pm | 1 comment | 4408 Views

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Council reverses course on pod car idea

Mountain View officials may like the pod car concept, but don't mistake them for angel investors. After several years of...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2014
Last comment by CommonSense, on Mar 21, 2014 at 9:41 pm | 1 comment | 5622 Views

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Microsoft researcher wins prestigious computing award

Leslie Lamport, a principal researcher at Microsoft Research's Silicon Valley lab in Mountain View, has been awarded the...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2014
Last comment by Maher, on Mar 24, 2014 at 10:52 pm | 1 comment | 2407 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Time for city to address jobs-housing imbalance

Mountain View is in the midst of a tremendous growth spurt that in the next 15 years is likely to bring thousands of new...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2014
Last comment by Jane, on Mar 25, 2014 at 2:29 pm | 1 comment | 186 Views

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Texas felon busted in Palo Alto after riding a motorcycle without helmet

A Texas man who was pulled over in Palo Alto for riding without a helmet was arrested after a brief foot chase late Sunday...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2014
Last comment by Mr Adviceo, on Apr 2, 2014 at 7:47 pm | 1 comment | 1652 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Spartan Robotics on a winning streak

The robotics team at Mountain View High School went undefeated at the Sacramento regional competition last month. Running...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2014
Last comment by Lew L, on Apr 4, 2014 at 4:23 pm | 1 comment | 3595 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parent struggles with teens' marijuana use

The April 3 forum on "designer drugs" at Mountain View High High School is fine but what we really need is a forum on "regular"...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2014
Last comment by Calm One, on Apr 4, 2014 at 7:15 pm | 1 comment | 194 Views

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Parking and traffic get spotlight in "Civility Roundtable"

Parking and traffic are the focus of conflict on a regular basis in City Council meetings, but rarely does anyone ever sit...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2014
Last comment by CommonSense, on Apr 6, 2014 at 9:54 pm | 1 comment | 2723 Views

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New tenant rule would soften gentrification's sting

Residential landlords may soon have to pay higher compensation costs to renters being displaced by renovations and redevelopments...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2014
Last comment by Hugh Janus, on Apr 7, 2014 at 10:34 am | 1 comment | 2454 Views

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Palo Alto police arrest naked man after string of attacks

Police arrested an 18-year-old Palo Alto man suspected of being under the influence of narcotics Friday night after he, while...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2014
Last comment by Hmm, on Apr 7, 2014 at 4:42 pm | 1 comment | 2428 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Police, high school to hold forum on teen drug use

In the wake of a recent drug overdose by a Mountain View student, the Mountain View Police Department will be hosting a joint...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2014
Last comment by Ella, on Apr 9, 2014 at 3:25 am | 1 comment | 598 Views

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The cocktail craftsman

If you find yourself thirsty in downtown Palo Alto, you might wander into the Epiphany Hotel's restaurant, Lure + Till, and...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2014
Last comment by One less son, on Apr 12, 2014 at 7:37 am | 1 comment | 1295 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Community Briefs

<B>Rallying support to reopen schools Read the full story here http://mv-voice.com/print/story/2014/04/11/community-briefs...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2014
Last comment by Jessica Gandhi, on Apr 12, 2014 at 8:31 am | 1 comment | 146 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Moffett's Air Guardsmen rescue sick baby at sea

A Moffett Field-based team of Air National Guardsmen rescued a seriously ill 1-year-old baby and her family from a sailboat...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2014
Last comment by MVlady, on Apr 13, 2014 at 8:35 pm | 1 comment | 155 Views

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District attorney seeks clues in cold case

The Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office is asking the public for clues to the murder of a teen girl whose nude...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2014
Last comment by hmm, on Apr 14, 2014 at 9:55 am | 1 comment | 1369 Views
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