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Report: High-speed rail ridership data flawed

California high-speed rail ridership studies are flawed and are "unreliable for policy analysis," according to an independent...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2010
Last comment by USA, on Jul 5, 2010 at 8:22 pm | 5 comments | 1364 Views

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Uncertainties mount for struggling Caltrain

Facing the looming possibility that Caltrain could go bankrupt if other means of financing are not found, Friends of Caltrain...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2011
Last comment by jupiterk, on Feb 1, 2011 at 3:10 pm | 7 comments | 1364 Views

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Council OKs new garbage contract

While competitors were knocking on the city's door, the City Council gave long time garbage hauler Recology Mountain View...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2012
Last comment by Judy, on Sep 27, 2012 at 1:21 pm | 8 comments | 1364 Views

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Hospital union backs cap on executive pay

The union representing service workers at El Camino Hospital has announced plans to push for a legislative cap on executive...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2011
Last comment by Steve, on Oct 31, 2011 at 2:25 pm | 5 comments | 1363 Views

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TV and computer taken from burgled home

A television and a computer were taken when a home in the 900 block of Farley Street was burglarized, police said. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2011
Last comment by The Eye, on Dec 30, 2011 at 10:45 am | 4 comments | 1363 Views

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Leadership Mountain View InfoSession this Friday

You are invited to an informational breakfast meeting about the Leadership Mountain View program. The session will go from...

Original post made by Alicia Crank on Jun. 25, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1363 Views

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Thursday, March 14

[http://www.paloaltojcc.org/events/2013/03/14/cultural-arts/san-francisco-opera-center-presents-opera-jewish-soul-at-the-music-hall/...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2013
Last comment by randy albin, on Mar 14, 2013 at 1:33 pm | 1 comment | 1363 Views

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Recession Tales: Single mom swallows pride, relies on food bank

"Marie" is worried. She has a diploma from Los Altos High School and a bachelor's degree in business administration -- but...

Original post made on May. 17, 2010
Last comment by Ginger, on May 18, 2010 at 6:14 pm | 8 comments | 1362 Views

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Fortune 100 Company eyes MV site

City planners will begin working on a project that could bring another Fortune 100 company to Mountain View, the City Council...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2012
Last comment by Jenn, on Mar 20, 2012 at 11:10 pm | 4 comments | 1362 Views

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Stanford professor Adam Johnson wins Pulitzer for fiction

Adam Johnson, associate professor of English at Stanford, won the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for fiction for his novel, "The Orphan...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2013
Last comment by HarvardMom, on Apr 17, 2013 at 7:37 am | 1 comment | 1362 Views

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Obama plan gives high speed rail $2.25 billion

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood joined Sens. Dianne Feinstein and Barbara Boxer in Washington Thursday to announce...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2010
Last comment by Andrew, on Jan 30, 2010 at 1:37 am | 5 comments | 1361 Views

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January 29th: Annual Rotary Club of Mountain View Crab Feed

Have you purchased your tickets yet? Saturday, January 29 4:30pm - 7:30pm The Mountain View Buddhist Temple 575...

Original post made by Rotary Club of Mountain View on Jan. 11, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1361 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New role for former city manager

There's a new group of government officials making decisions in Mountain View, and it has a very long name: the Downtown...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Apr 12, 2012 at 4:49 pm | 4 comments | 1361 Views

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VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Facebook Privacy

Each week the Mountain View Voice heads downtown to ask people a question about a current event. This week, we asked about...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1361 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Superintendent suspicious of NCLB waiver

Although he has repeatedly criticized the No Child Left Behind act for being too restrictive, Craig Goldman, superintendent...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2011
Last comment by gcoladon, on Nov 2, 2011 at 5:16 pm | 1 comment | 1360 Views

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Google fined $22.5M for privacy 'misrepresentations'

Google will be required to pay a $22.5 million penalty after the Federal Trade Commission charged the Mountain View-based...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2012
Last comment by Don, on Aug 11, 2012 at 12:01 am | 4 comments | 1360 Views

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You got a license for that cat, Mister?

For the first time, the city of Mountain View is poised to require that pet cats be licensed. The City Council voted Tuesday...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2013
Last comment by Paul OMVNA, on Jun 7, 2013 at 7:29 am | 5 comments | 1359 Views

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Hidden Villa celebrates golden anniversary

Hidden Villa, the 1,600-acre education center, working farm and wilderness preserve nestled in Los Altos Hills, will celebrate...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2010
Last comment by Dale Dunlap, on Apr 12, 2010 at 3:01 pm | 2 comments | 1358 Views

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Free Sept. & Oct. Classes: Water-efficient Landscaping - Design, Plants to Use, etc.

Fall Landscape Education Program: Learn how to beautify your garden and use water more efficiently. Check out free classes...

Original post made by local gardening resident on Aug. 31, 2010
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High-speed-rail authority OKs new business plan

Calling it a "huge step" for boosting California's transportation network, the state agency charged with building the controversial...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2012
Last comment by Ned, on Apr 15, 2012 at 9:39 am | 5 comments | 1358 Views
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