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ELECTIONS

Eshoo focuses on woes of poor, middle class

Washington's lackluster efforts to represent the interests of America's poor and middle class was the focus of Congresswoman...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2011
Last comment by Joel Weddington MD, on Nov 30, 2011 at 1:06 pm | 1 comment | 1735 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pelvic health program launches at El Camino

A new program at El Camino Hospital aims to provide the most comprehensive women's pelvic health services in the region. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on Dec 1, 2011 at 8:34 pm | 1 comment | 1504 Views

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Tour reveals Google's efforts to go green

Google headquarters is a wealth of environmental friendliness, from plants that clean the air to toxin-free furniture. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2011
Last comment by Los Altan, on Dec 3, 2011 at 12:37 am | 1 comment | 1600 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Miffed over meeting minutes

A City Council effort to save money has apparently backfired, causing city planning commissioners to call a new system of...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2011
Last comment by Agreed, on Dec 5, 2011 at 1:37 pm | 1 comment | 1379 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Tap water may turn milky on Peninsula

If Peninsula residents notice their tap water turning white or milky in the coming month, it's not just their imagination...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2011
Last comment by Cawfee, on Dec 5, 2011 at 2:11 pm | 1 comment | 1398 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Decked out for the holidays

Mayor Jac Siegel introduces Julia Topp, 6, a first-grader at Castro School, and her 4-year-old sister Darolyn. The girls...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2011
Last comment by Tails, on Dec 7, 2011 at 10:53 am | 1 comment | 1521 Views

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Free talk on search for extraterrestrial intelligence

Frank Drake is giving a free lecture about the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI) at 7:45 p.m. on Friday, Dec....

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2011
Last comment by Mr. Worldallwrong, on Dec 7, 2011 at 8:19 pm | 1 comment | 1528 Views

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Local grocery store hit in card-skimming scam

The Lucky grocery store in Mountain View is among 20 Bay Area stores in the Save Mart Supermarket chain where tampering...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2011
Last comment by fantasy, on Dec 8, 2011 at 3:40 pm | 1 comment | 1330 Views

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Let it glow

Festive head gear firmly in place, local children Jayden and Kiana wait in the evening chill for the start of the annual...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2011
Last comment by The Grinch, on Dec 9, 2011 at 11:02 am | 1 comment | 1317 Views

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Man robbed at gunpoint

A man was robbed of his cell phone, keys and wallet in the carport of his apartment complex in the early hours of Thursday...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2011
Last comment by The Eye, on Dec 9, 2011 at 6:29 pm | 1 comment | 1730 Views

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Foothill professor is an astronomy star

The chair of the Foothill College astronomy department has just been made an honorary member of the Royal Astronomical Society...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2011
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Dec 12, 2011 at 3:39 pm | 1 comment | 2576 Views

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Council gives commission a bit more power

Thanks to a City Council decision Tuesday night, the Environmental Planning Commission's relatively small role in city government...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2011
Last comment by Konrad M. Sosnow, on Dec 12, 2011 at 4:08 pm | 1 comment | 1384 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Kids get hands-on with nature

Fifth-graders from Huff Elementary and a handful from a Crittenden Middle School combination class spent a recent week at...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2011
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Dec 14, 2011 at 3:54 pm | 1 comment | 3136 Views

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Voices Around Town

How do you feel about the proposed ban on outdoor smoking? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=7406...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2011
Last comment by B, on Dec 15, 2011 at 11:31 am | 1 comment | 1371 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Editorial: Council should drop 'survey' idea

Does anyone think that Mountain View voters will agree to tax themselves so the city can afford to build affordable housing...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2011
Last comment by Laura Macias, on Dec 29, 2011 at 2:27 pm | 1 comment | 1425 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mountain View's top stories of 2011

One thing you can say about 2011 for Mountain View: it certainly hasn't been dull. We look back at the top headlines, from...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2012
Last comment by Dave Francis, on Jan 4, 2012 at 5:31 pm | 1 comment | 1955 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Diet-supplement distributor pays $1.5M settlement

A Canadian corporation and its American affiliate agreed to pay $1.5 million in civil penalties and costs after being sued...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2012
Last comment by Stephan, on Jan 6, 2012 at 9:02 pm | 1 comment | 1668 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Shirakawa elected SC County board president

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors Tuesday elected Supervisor George Shirakawa as its new president, replacing Dave...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2012
Last comment by Proofreader, on Jan 11, 2012 at 1:09 pm | 1 comment | 1632 Views

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Council kills request for detailed meeting minutes

Planning commissioners upset about the city ending its practice of keeping a written record of meeting discussions didn't...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2012
Last comment by Common Sense, on Jan 12, 2012 at 5:58 pm | 1 comment | 1346 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Winter's 13th Spare the Air alert issued

Weather conditions forecast for Wednesday are expected to create unhealthy air quality in the Bay Area, and the Bay Area...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2012
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on Jan 12, 2012 at 7:38 pm | 1 comment | 1482 Views
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