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Palo Alto to fight high-speed-rail 'betrayal' bills

Palo Alto is girding for battle against proposed legislation that could make the California high speed rail project exempt...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2010
Last comment by Lance, on May 31, 2010 at 11:45 pm | 9 comments | 1949 Views

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Pot club operator says he will run for City Council

He may have lost a battle to sell medical marijuana in Mountain View, but Matt Lucero says he's been inspired to run for...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2010
Last comment by Jonathan Lustig, on Jul 24, 2010 at 4:39 pm | 9 comments | 1927 Views

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Google donation saves Deer Hollow farm -- for now

Deer Hollow Farm is what Sue Gale calls a "wonderful, magical place," nestled in the hills of Rancho San Antonio County Park....

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2010
Last comment by Jonathan Lustig, on Jul 23, 2010 at 5:43 pm | 9 comments | 3017 Views

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Water District approves $40 million flood protection project

Santa Clara Valley Water District board members unanimously approved a sweeping project Thursday designed to protect 2,220...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by jmc, on Aug 2, 2010 at 8:52 pm | 9 comments | 2261 Views

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El Camino layoffs draw criticism

What's to blame for the layoffs at El Camino Hospital? It depends on who you ask. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=6285...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2010
Last comment by spending money, on Aug 31, 2010 at 9:35 pm | 9 comments | 2836 Views

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MV Whisman sets new policy on nepotism

Responding to a recommendation from the California School Boards Association, the Mountain View Whisman School District has...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2010
Last comment by Carl, on Sep 3, 2010 at 1:36 pm | 9 comments | 4041 Views

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A warm welcome for Day Worker Center

"One, two, three!" Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=6516 posted Friday, November 26,...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2010
Last comment by A. Reader, on Nov 28, 2010 at 1:09 pm | 9 comments | 2512 Views

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MV company denies it fired soldier

Titan Labs of Mountain View is denying charges from the U.S. Justice Department that it fired an Army reservist called to...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2010
Last comment by Maria, on Dec 10, 2010 at 6:14 pm | 9 comments | 2912 Views

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Plenty of ideas for marijuana dispensaries

A group of 30 people discussed the city's draft medical marijuana regulations at a City Hall meeting Thursday night, criticizing...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2010
Last comment by Carmelo, on Jan 7, 2011 at 4:11 pm | 9 comments | 2620 Views

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Domestic violence is up, funding for help is not

Those who work with North County's battered women didn't get a break during the holidays -- it was their busiest time of...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2011
Last comment by USA, on Jan 11, 2011 at 5:29 pm | 9 comments | 3263 Views

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Census shows minority population growing in Mountain View

In the past decade Mountain View's population has grown by 3,358 -- roughly 4.5 percent -- according to figures released...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2011
Last comment by O.C., on Mar 15, 2011 at 2:06 am | 9 comments | 4172 Views

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Radiation from Japan not likely to reach Bay Area

Bay Area residents are not at risk of radiation contamination from a potential nuclear disaster in Japan, regional and federal...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2011
Last comment by jph, on Mar 22, 2011 at 4:58 pm | 9 comments | 2582 Views

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Baby Bullet trains on Caltrain chopping block

Caltrain's Baby Bullet trains, which have been credited with boosting Caltrain's ridership since 2005, would be eliminated...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Apr 11, 2011 at 9:10 pm | 9 comments | 4579 Views

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Squirrels fight back

Just as it was being announced the city had trapped its first squirrel at Cuesta Park, one of the ill-reputed critters attacked...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2011
Last comment by James Dioxn, on Jun 26, 2013 at 10:02 am | 9 comments | 4701 Views

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City barks up new tree for animal control

The city is taking a serious look at switching from Palo Alto Animal Services to a Santa Clara-based service in order to...

Original post made on May. 1, 2011
Last comment by Jay, on Oct 31, 2011 at 7:57 pm | 9 comments | 4129 Views

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Lawmaker rips plan for 'blended' rail system

A Central Valley assemblywoman came out swinging on Friday against a proposal by three Peninsula lawmakers to 'blend' Caltrain...

Original post made on May. 2, 2011
Last comment by tommygee54, on May 3, 2011 at 5:44 pm | 9 comments | 2891 Views

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Council close to hiring a new city manager

The city has received 76 applications from people looking to fill the city's top job. With interviews beginning Friday, a...

Original post made on May. 4, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on May 5, 2011 at 2:24 pm | 9 comments | 2438 Views

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Steve Jobs resigns as CEO of Apple

Apple CEO Steve Jobs on Wednesday submitted his resignation to the company's board, saying he could no longer meet his "duties...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2011
Last comment by Hardin, on Aug 26, 2011 at 3:42 pm | 9 comments | 2104 Views

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Pedestrian struck by truck dies of injuries

Mountain View police are hoping to find witnesses to a fatal car accident that took the life of a 91-year-old pedestrian...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2011
Last comment by USA, on Nov 8, 2011 at 8:18 pm | 9 comments | 2249 Views

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Eshoo focuses on woes of poor, middle class

Washington's lackluster efforts to represent the interests of America's poor and middle class inspired the focus of Congresswoman...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2011
Last comment by occupy, on Nov 20, 2011 at 12:01 pm | 9 comments | 2235 Views
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