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Nobel Prize winner in Physics

Charles Kao, who was named one of the winners Tuesday of the Nobel Prize in Physics, is known as the 'father of fibre optic...

Original post made by newsfounder on Oct. 7, 2009
Last comment by Mike Zelinski, on Oct 7, 2009 at 9:19 pm | 1 comment | 1441 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Residents urged to dispose of recalled spinach

The California Department of Health is advising residents who purchased two lots of recalled baby spinach to throw the products...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2010
Last comment by Total recall, on Jul 12, 2010 at 12:10 pm | 1 comment | 1441 Views

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Armed robbery at 7-Eleven

Two armed men held up the 7-Eleven on Rengstorff Avenue on Monday, June 20, making off with the contents of the store's cash...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by PH, on Jun 25, 2011 at 10:42 am | 5 comments | 1441 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Measure A classroom project on schedule

Construction of 24 new classrooms at Mountain View and Los Altos high schools is about halfway complete, according to Matt...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2012
Last comment by William Symons, on Dec 20, 2012 at 9:25 am | 1 comment | 1440 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVHS launches first-ever 'STEM Day'

Taking cues from Los Altos High School, which annually holds a Science and Technology Week, Mountain View High School has...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2013
Last comment by Trent, on May 2, 2013 at 8:50 am | 7 comments | 1440 Views

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'Top Secret America' lists Silicon Valley firms

More than 50 Silicon Valley-area companies have been named by the Washington Post as part of "Top Secret America," a network...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2010
Last comment by Old Ben, on Jul 27, 2010 at 1:06 am | 4 comments | 1439 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Road rage ends in arrest

A fit of road rage ended in police arresting a Redwood City man for allegedly smashing a car window and sending glass flying...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2013
Last comment by voices of better judgement, on Feb 11, 2014 at 2:35 pm | 8 comments | 1439 Views

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Women pepper-spray security guard in denim heist

A group of women made off with close to $2,000 in jeans from the Mountain View Kohl's after spraying a security guard in...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2013
Last comment by usa, on Jul 31, 2013 at 5:36 pm | 4 comments | 1439 Views

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The lights are brightly shining

We searched high and low for the most dazzling homes decorated for Christmas in the area, and found most of them just across...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2010
Last comment by AnnK, on Dec 27, 2010 at 4:58 pm | 3 comments | 1438 Views

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Council OKs funds for affordable housing projects

The largest addition to the city's affordable housing stock in recent memory got its start on Tuesday after City Council...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2011
Last comment by Rick, on Nov 27, 2011 at 3:40 pm | 11 comments | 1438 Views

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Council kills grocery store proposals

Hopes for a new downtown grocery store were diminished Tuesday night when the City Council rejected two proposals for building...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2010
Last comment by dfb, on Jan 15, 2010 at 10:12 am | 1 comment | 1437 Views

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Bay Area housing market remains slow

Despite a modest rise last month, Bay Area home sales continue to stagnate, according to the latest figures released Thursday...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2010
Last comment by Nobody, on Mar 23, 2010 at 8:16 pm | 13 comments | 1437 Views

OTHER ISSUES

FBI file: Steve Jobs a 'driven, reality distorter'

A newly released FBI file on Steve Jobs paints a portrait of a driven, complex individual with a "tendency to distort reality"...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Feb 10, 2012 at 3:47 pm | 4 comments | 1437 Views

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Wanted: Identity of man who lost camera at Super Bowl

A New York woman who was in Indianapolis on Sunday, Feb. 5, for the Super Bowl is trying to reunite a fellow football fan...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2012
Last comment by Neil, on Feb 14, 2012 at 5:36 pm | 6 comments | 1437 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council coverage to be posted online

The Voice went to press early this week because of the Fourth of July holiday, which means the July 3 City Council meeting...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2012
Last comment by gc, on Jul 8, 2012 at 7:15 pm | 1 comment | 1437 Views

OTHER ISSUES

TONIGHT: Council takes up phone tax, Minton's

The City Council this evening is expected to make a final vote on a controversial proposal for 200 apartments at 455 W. Evelyn...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2010
Last comment by Ben, on Apr 28, 2010 at 12:15 pm | 5 comments | 1436 Views

OTHER ISSUES

State high court hears Google age discrimination case

A former top executive at Google Inc. who claims he was fired because he didn't fit in with the Internet giant's youthful...

Original post made on May. 27, 2010
Last comment by Jes' Sayin', on May 27, 2010 at 9:59 pm | 3 comments | 1436 Views

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Day Worker video aims to go 'beyond stereotypes'

In an effort to share their stories with the community — and with help of a variety of local organizations —...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2011
Last comment by Rex, on Nov 12, 2011 at 12:28 pm | 7 comments | 1436 Views

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$2 million "ransom" for city to keep downtown tax district

When City Council members return from summer break in September they will have to decide whether to pay $2 million a year...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2011
Last comment by Steve, on Aug 7, 2011 at 8:15 pm | 1 comment | 1436 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Eshoo celebrates passage of new cancer-research law

Flanked by the wife of the late actor and cancer victim Patrick Swayze, Rep. Anna G. Eshoo today celebrated the passage of...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2013
Last comment by palo alto parent, on Jan 12, 2013 at 2:21 pm | 4 comments | 1436 Views
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