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AROUND TOWN

Cell phone tower risks should not be dismissed

The Jan. 14 <I> Voice</I></B> editorial was quite unsettling. First, the editorial completely missed the central challenge...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2011
Last comment by Disagree, on Feb 18, 2011 at 8:59 am | 2 comments | 1829 Views

AROUND TOWN

Last chance to save Hanger One windows

The community may have little more than a week to raise between $575,000 and $1.2 million to save 4,638 unique corrugated...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2011
Last comment by gc, on Feb 13, 2011 at 6:54 pm | 1 comment | 2244 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Honest Abe relates

Abraham Lincoln, played by Living History actor Ken Boswell, talked about his life to the entire second-grade class at Theuerkauf...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2011
Last comment by Vicky H., on Feb 14, 2011 at 10:19 am | 1 comment | 1931 Views

OTHER ISSUES

End of the line for Caltrain?

Draconian cuts are planned for the 147-year-old Caltrain passenger-rail line, which is facing a $30 million deficit on a...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2011
Last comment by Seer, on Feb 17, 2011 at 2:17 pm | 16 comments | 2983 Views

AROUND TOWN

NASA requests $32.8 million for Hangar One

NASA has requested $32.8 million to restore iconic Hangar One at Moffett Field, potentially ending a long preservation battle. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2011
Last comment by ARC employee, on Feb 18, 2011 at 9:46 pm | 10 comments | 2999 Views

BOOKS

Carbajal jury deadlocked on 4 of 6 charges

The jury in the trial of Pedro Carbajal remains deadlocked on four of the six counts facing the former Mountain View soccer...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2011
Last comment by Curious, on Feb 15, 2011 at 12:51 pm | 1 comment | 3157 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Council: thumbs up to teen center at Rock Church

A majority of the City Council on Tuesday gave life to idea that's been a long time coming in Mountain View -- an adequate...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2011
Last comment by A Senior, on Feb 17, 2011 at 9:47 am | 3 comments | 2035 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Carbajal not guilty on three of six counts

The jury in the child molestation trial of Pedro Carbajal declared the former Mountain View soccer coach not guilty on three...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2011
Last comment by RU stupid?, on Sep 21, 2013 at 12:53 pm | 18 comments | 2102 Views

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Senate confirms MVHS alum as federal judge

The U.S. Senate on Monday, Feb. 14, unanimously confirmed President Obama's nomination of Santa Clara County Superior Court...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2011
Last comment by Neighbor, on Feb 16, 2011 at 6:39 pm | 1 comment | 1439 Views

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President Obama to visit Bay Area Thursday

President Barack Obama is coming to the Bay Area on Thursday for a one-day visit with business and technology leaders. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2011
Last comment by USA, on Feb 17, 2011 at 10:26 pm | 6 comments | 1521 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City officials want delay of medical pot ordinance

Mountain View may become the only city in the county to specifically allow medical marijuana dispensaries, and city officials...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2011
Last comment by PeaceLove, on Feb 23, 2011 at 3:11 pm | 25 comments | 2773 Views

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El Camino CEO fired 'without cause'

Last week El Camino Hospital announced &#8212; with very little explanation &#8212; that its CEO will leave the organization...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2011
Last comment by You Don't Always Get What You Want, on Feb 27, 2011 at 9:21 pm | 5 comments | 1811 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Reaction to El Camino CEO's firing

Last week El Camino Hospital announced -- with very little explanation -- that its CEO will leave the organization at the...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2011
Last comment by PH, on Feb 19, 2011 at 9:31 am | 6 comments | 1607 Views

OTHER ISSUES

NASA seeks $32.8 million for Hangar One rehab

NASA is requesting $32.8 million to restore iconic Hangar One at Moffett Field, potentially ending a long battle over its...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2011
Last comment by Christine Taylor, on Feb 18, 2011 at 9:08 am | 1 comment | 1507 Views

SPORTS

Player, coach in bullying spat

The parents of a Mountain View High School varsity basketball player are putting a full-court press on their daughter's coach,...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2011
Last comment by reynoir, on Dec 30, 2013 at 7:15 am | 91 comments | 6632 Views

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Classic meets new in TheatreWorks season

In its new season, TheatreWorks will enter many worlds: Jane Austen's England, post-Katrina New Orleans and the 1930s British...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2011
Last comment by phm, on Feb 18, 2011 at 3:15 pm | 2 comments | 1559 Views

OTHER ISSUES

President dines in Woodside Thursday night

President Barack Obama waves from the back seat of a Chevy Suburban on his way to a dinner with high-tech executives in Woodside...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2011
Last comment by Old Ben, on Feb 20, 2011 at 1:06 am | 4 comments | 1734 Views

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No injuries after CalTrain hits car near Castro St.

A Caltrain passenger train hit a car near downtown Mountain View early Friday morning, police said. No one was injured, but...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2011
Last comment by Google Maps, on Feb 18, 2011 at 11:15 pm | 5 comments | 1758 Views

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Off the hook: Police halt automatic towing for unlicensed drivers

As it reviews case law on the matter, the Mountain View Police Department has implemented a moratorium on the automatic towing...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2011
Last comment by the_punnisher, on Feb 24, 2011 at 1:46 pm | 11 comments | 2553 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A huge lift for local schools

In the end, it almost seemed too easy. After a few months of mostly cordial but sometimes heated remarks about why the city...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2011
Last comment by localmom, on Feb 27, 2011 at 11:23 pm | 4 comments | 2156 Views
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