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VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Coverage of Japan

Do you think there has been enough news coverage of the aftermath of Japan's earthquake and tsunami? Read the full story...

Original post made on May. 27, 2011
Last comment by Duke, on May 27, 2011 at 1:56 pm | 1 comment | 1954 Views

AROUND TOWN

One woman's indelible mark on Silicon Valley

It can be argued that NASA Ames Research Center and Moffett Federal Airfield would not exist if it weren't for the vision...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2013
Last comment by David, on Aug 2, 2013 at 4:17 pm | 1 comment | 1954 Views

AROUND TOWN

Would-be burglars caught red-handed

Police say an attempt by two men to steal electronics from a Mountain View business went nowhere fast after officers caught...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2009
Last comment by S.Combs, on Apr 9, 2009 at 8:50 am | 6 comments | 1953 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Foothill invites input on chancellor search

The public is invited to attend a series of forums next week by the Foothill-De Anza Community College District as administrators...

Original post made on May. 29, 2009
Last comment by Z K, on May 29, 2009 at 3:46 pm | 1 comment | 1953 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino Los Gatos sees its first patient

Earl Farabaugh and his family did not know El Camino Los Gatos Hospital had reopened when they drove by on Sunday. But the...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2009
Last comment by Varsity Park/Blossom Valley, on Jul 14, 2009 at 3:57 pm | 1 comment | 1953 Views

AROUND TOWN

Grant Road Farm

Work started on 9/29 on the Grant Road Pumpkin Patch property. Here are some "Before" pictures: http://www.jharrisonphoto.com/Landscapes/Grant-Road-Farm-in-Mountain/2748739_7CvC...

Original post made by ladybug54 on Oct. 9, 2010
Last comment by Missingit2, on Oct 9, 2010 at 5:39 pm | 2 comments | 1953 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council OKs townhouses without park space

A last-ditch effort failed to add park space to an isolated townhouse development before the City Council approved the 70-unit...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Sep 17, 2012 at 9:07 pm | 3 comments | 1953 Views

AROUND TOWN

Audit: Rail authority not ready for federal funds

The California High-Speed Rail Authority has dished out more than $3.4 million in payments without reviewing the relevant...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2010
Last comment by ShineTheLight, on Oct 29, 2010 at 12:59 pm | 2 comments | 1952 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google's 'Hiveplex' is the place to bee

When employees at Google encounter a problem in their work environment — a burnt out light bulb or keyboard on the...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Sep 23, 2010 at 2:37 pm | 1 comment | 1951 Views

OTHER ISSUES

MV's Pulitzer Prize winner outs his immigration status

Jose Antonio Vargas, former Mountain View High School student and Pulitzer Prize-winning American journalist, has outed himself...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2011
Last comment by Julio Garcia, on Jun 30, 2011 at 9:43 pm | 1 comment | 1951 Views

AROUND TOWN

New details in pedestrian death on California Street

Police have released more information on the California Street accident that killed an Illinois man on Sept. 15. Read the...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2012
Last comment by i love you joshua, on Oct 13, 2012 at 8:37 pm | 9 comments | 1951 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1950 Views

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Shoplifting attempt goes awry

After attempting to make off with two liquor bottles and scuffling with some shop employees, two teenagers were arrested...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2012
Last comment by sparty, on Apr 3, 2012 at 3:09 pm | 4 comments | 1950 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man faces murder charge in hit-and-run fatality

The Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office has filed charges including murder and assault with a deadly weapon against...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2012
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Apr 5, 2012 at 4:53 pm | 2 comments | 1950 Views

ELECTIONS

Three elected officials vie for 5th District supervisor seat

California State Sen. Joe Simitian is the 800-pound gorilla in this November's three-way race to represent northern Santa...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2012
Last comment by Neighbor Next Door, on Jun 3, 2012 at 10:45 pm | 1 comment | 1950 Views

AROUND TOWN

A midsummer night's dream come true

The Mountain View Public Library has seen a big increase in use by children and families over the summer, as have most other...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2009
Last comment by Peter, on Jul 22, 2009 at 3:35 pm | 4 comments | 1949 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local schools top last year's test scores

Mountain View schools scored better than the statewide average on the California Standards Test, officials from both local...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2011
Last comment by JS, on Sep 2, 2011 at 3:41 pm | 3 comments | 1949 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District pays ex-teacher $225K settlement

A former elementary school teacher who resigned from her position at the beginning of the 2009 school year was paid $225,000...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2011
Last comment by Moved Away, on Jul 17, 2011 at 8:21 pm | 2 comments | 1948 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Police find marijuana in suspect's dreadlocks

A traffic stop by Palo Alto police for an expired vehicle registration led to the multi-felony arrest of a Mountain View...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2009
Last comment by NW Resident, on Sep 21, 2009 at 9:28 am | 8 comments | 1947 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man beaten unconscious in downtown mugging

A man was beaten unconscious and robbed of his wallet while another suffered injuries after being attacked in a downtown...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2009
Last comment by Old Ben, on Oct 26, 2009 at 11:23 pm | 4 comments | 1947 Views
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