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Voices Around Town

What's your opinion of the proposed Google-Verizon deal? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=6283...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2012
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AROUND TOWN

Monday, April 16

[http://www.openspacetrust.org/activities/lecture.html ==B Lecture:== Wade Davis] Wade Davis will speak on "The Wayfinders:...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Apr 16, 2012 at 10:45 am | 1 comment | 1135 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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 | 1290 Views

OTHER ISSUES

High-speed-rail critics eye fresh legal challenges

As state officials prepare to approve the environmental analysis for California's planned high-speed-rail system, Mountain...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2012
Last comment by Martin Engel, on Apr 14, 2012 at 5:14 pm | 1 comment | 1430 Views

OTHER ISSUES

New hope for city's burrowing owls

Burrowing owls being driven close to extinction by development pressures may have a chance of survival under a new plan that...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2012
Last comment by Gail Cheeseman, on Apr 14, 2012 at 12:39 pm | 20 comments | 1598 Views

AROUND TOWN

Storm sets records

The storm that struck Thursday night triggered more than 700 lightning strikes around the Bay Area, set new records for rainfall...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2012
Last comment by Seer Clearly, on Apr 14, 2012 at 9:28 am | 2 comments | 1147 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

CHAC's Monique Kane named "Woman of the year"

It was by a stroke of good fortune that Monique Kane, just named "Woman of the Year" by state Sen. Joe Simitian, is where...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2012
Last comment by Marti, on Apr 13, 2012 at 4:19 pm | 1 comment | 1458 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Pedestrian killed on Shoreline Boulevard

Police say the man who was killed when he was hit by a truck while walking in Mountain View Monday night is 26-year-old Erik...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2012
Last comment by Dawn, on Apr 13, 2012 at 10:16 am | 3 comments | 4347 Views

AROUND TOWN

Safe at Walmart?

I witnessed an interesting incident at Walmart in Mtn. View today. The lines around 2:00 were very long, and as usual, not...

Original post made by Customer on Apr. 13, 2012
Last comment by Ned, on Apr 13, 2012 at 6:53 am | 1 comment | 999 Views

AROUND TOWN

MV man, 26, killed on Shoreline Boulevard

Erik Onorato will be remembered as "an incredible child, an incredible brother, an incredible son and friend," his mother...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2012
Last comment by Jim, on Apr 12, 2012 at 9:54 pm | 1 comment | 1098 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 | 1292 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New teaching system a hit

With the first day of spring drawing near, Craig Goldman says there are signs all around that his school district has been...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Apr 12, 2012 at 4:03 pm | 3 comments | 1639 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

When background checks miss the mark

How a Peninsula private school unknowingly hired a teacher with a decades-long history of child molestation allegations....

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Apr 12, 2012 at 8:15 am | 7 comments | 1486 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hacker Dojo wins reprieve from city

After the city threatened to shut Hacker Dojo down on Jan. 31, a fire alarm being installed at the last minute will allow...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2012
Last comment by Godwin's Law, on Apr 12, 2012 at 5:01 am | 26 comments | 6414 Views

OTHER ISSUES

21 households displaced by fire

The cause of a two-alarm fire that displaced 21 households from an apartment complex on El Camino Real on Tuesday is still...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2012
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Apr 10, 2012 at 3:13 pm | 3 comments | 1272 Views

AROUND TOWN

Armed robbery on Easter

A man armed with a handgun made off with more than $3,000 in cash from a Mountain View motel on Easter Sunday, police said. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2012
Last comment by sparty, on Apr 10, 2012 at 2:26 pm | 2 comments | 1118 Views

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April crackdown on distracted driving

Law enforcement all over the state will be on high alert this month, looking for drivers using their cell phones to text...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2012
Last comment by Wilma, on Apr 10, 2012 at 9:34 am | 14 comments | 1307 Views

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How green is my coffee

From Atari to Zilog, Silicon Valley companies have changed the face of technology. Duh. But what are the enduring innovations...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2008
Last comment by Tim Baber, on Apr 10, 2012 at 6:03 am | 5 comments | 3239 Views

AROUND TOWN

New hope for city's burrowing owls

Burrowing owls being driven close to extinction by development pressures may have a chance of survival under a new plan that...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2012
Last comment by kman, on Apr 9, 2012 at 3:36 pm | 8 comments | 2227 Views

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Monday, April 9

[http://www.redrockcoffee.org/#/open_mic ==B Music:== Open mic night at Red Rock] The weekly open mic night tonight, April...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Apr 9, 2012 at 11:39 am | 1 comment | 1112 Views
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