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AROUND TOWN

Voices Around Town

Do you think Mountain View needs more affordable housing? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=7136...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2011
Last comment by Don Bahl, on Aug 29, 2011 at 2:11 pm | 1 comment | 1435 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Co-housing community breaks ground

After breaking ground last week, Mountain View's first co-housing project will soon provide a different sort of lifestyle...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2013
Last comment by P, on Mar 28, 2013 at 4:28 pm | 7 comments | 1435 Views

RESTAURANTS

Emerging star on Castro

A mechanical engineer by training, Hasan Yildiz has a passion for food that has led him on a quest to cook and learn. After...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2013
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Aug 17, 2013 at 8:10 am | 1 comment | 1435 Views

AROUND TOWN

Locals gather to watch LCROSS smack moon

More than 500 people camped out at Moffett Field in the pre-dawn hours this morning to watch NASA's Lunar Crater Observation...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2009
Last comment by Mike Zelinski, on Oct 11, 2009 at 11:08 am | 2 comments | 1434 Views

AROUND TOWN

City Council wants re-election without dispute

As our city council is looking to try and get re-elected while they seem to be pushing the real issues on the back burner....

Original post made by Larry Jeskin on Aug. 31, 2010
Last comment by Julia, on Sep 3, 2010 at 9:54 am | 2 comments | 1433 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bay trees being removed to save oak trees

A crew started removing roughly 250 bay trees in several open space lands in San Mateo and Santa Clara counties Monday, July...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2011
Last comment by Tree Nut, on Jul 13, 2011 at 3:35 pm | 2 comments | 1433 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google to expand into Sunnyvale, makes room for 2,900 workers

Having hit the limit for rapid expansion in Mountain View, Google has made its first move into Sunnyvale, leasing a large...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2011
Last comment by B Minkin, on Aug 15, 2011 at 3:00 pm | 2 comments | 1433 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Obama to arrive in Bay Area today

President Barack Obama is coming to town for a series of fundraisers in San Francisco and Atherton today and Thursday, and...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2013
Last comment by Stan, on Apr 6, 2013 at 2:38 pm | 5 comments | 1433 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Train victim ID'd as recent Gunn High grad

A young man who stepped in front of a commuter train near West Meadow Drive in Palo Alto late Friday night has been identified...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2010
Last comment by Elder Farrell M. Smith, Director, Oakland Temple Visitors' Center, on Jan 30, 2010 at 8:35 am | 3 comments | 1432 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local Waldorf School on Front Page of NY Times

Check out the article in Sunday's NY Times about Waldorf education -- with a particular focus on Waldorf School of the Peninsula...

Original post made by Gail Evenari on Oct. 24, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1432 Views

AROUND TOWN

Laptop, camera stolen in burglary

A house on the 2500 block of Alvin Street was burglarized sometime between 8:30 a.m. on July 27 and 12:30 p.m. on July 28,...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2011
Last comment by member, on Aug 1, 2011 at 8:55 pm | 27 comments | 1431 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County supervisor told to repay $13K

Supervisor George Shirakawa must repay the county $12,772 in expenses he wrongly charged on his government credit card, the...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2012
Last comment by Stan, on Dec 8, 2012 at 11:08 pm | 7 comments | 1431 Views

AROUND TOWN

H1N1 vaccine shortage worse than expected

Santa Clara County officials announced Wednesday that fewer doses than expected of the H1N1 vaccine have been delivered,...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2009
Last comment by Abagail A., on Nov 2, 2009 at 8:22 pm | 2 comments | 1430 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Education and Economic Output

"Global economic output climbs by about 2 percent for each additional year spent in school, according to the study. Rates...

Original post made by James on May. 18, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1430 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stripped Hangar One "a failure in government"

The Moffett Field Restoration Advisory Board members signed a letter in support of NASA's $32.8 million request to re-skin...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2012
Last comment by Earth Air Space & Educational Foundation, on Sep 7, 2012 at 12:55 pm | 1 comment | 1430 Views

OTHER ISSUES

NASA unveils innovative new tech

NASA Ames unveiled a little computer-operated machine that can manufacture spare spacecraft parts in space, including the...

Original post made on May. 30, 2013
Last comment by the_punnisher, on Jun 3, 2013 at 6:59 pm | 6 comments | 1430 Views

ELECTIONS

Challenger in water district race far outspends incumbent

The first campaign finance report of the year was due last week, and there's a sharp divide between the two candidate running...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2014
Last comment by Jack, on Aug 17, 2014 at 10:34 pm | 1 comment | 1430 Views

AROUND TOWN

6.0 earthquake rattles Bay Area

A 6.0 earthquake that centered near South Napa shook Bay Area residents in their beds early Sunday morning. U.S. Geological...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2014
Last comment by tommygee54, on Aug 25, 2014 at 5:30 pm | 1 comment | 1430 Views

AROUND TOWN

COMING UP: City holds budget workshops

City officials are holding two public workshops this week in order to discuss an ongoing deficit of several million dollars...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2009
Last comment by Political Insider, on Nov 5, 2009 at 2:22 pm | 2 comments | 1429 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Driver escapes Caltrain smash-up in San Mateo

Peninsula Caltrain service was delayed most of Monday evening when a driver escaped from her stalled car just before it was...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2009
Last comment by James Thurber, on Dec 22, 2009 at 2:44 pm | 1 comment | 1429 Views
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