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OTHER ISSUES

Bay Area has most "mega commuters" in nation

Bay Area residents are more than four times more likely to be "mega commuters," according to a new report by the U.S. Census...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2013
Last comment by kristine, on Mar 7, 2013 at 3:43 pm | 5 comments | 1249 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Testing and treating to reduce city's toxic vapor problem

Like toxic vapors coming out of the ground, health concerns about TCE are lingering in northeastern Mountain View. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2013
Last comment by Old Ben, on Mar 16, 2013 at 7:12 am | 5 comments | 1701 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Santa Clara County grows, with international migration's help

Santa Clara County's population has grown 3.1 percent since 2010 and more than half that growth can be attributed to people...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2013
Last comment by Wo'O Ideafarm, on Mar 20, 2013 at 8:53 pm | 5 comments | 1027 Views

AROUND TOWN

William Ware remembered

At the suggestion of a Valley Transit Authority bus driver, a bench dedicated to the memory of William Ware has been installed...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2013
Last comment by Greg David, on Mar 25, 2013 at 2:19 pm | 5 comments | 1095 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 | 1022 Views

AROUND TOWN

Community college district to make tough cuts

Although good news appears to be on the horizon for higher education, the Foothill-De Anza Community College District is...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2013
Last comment by kman, on Apr 18, 2013 at 1:52 pm | 5 comments | 794 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hurt foot kept MV runner out of Boston Marathon

A last-minute foot-injury kept a Mountain View runner home and out of the Boston Marathon, she told the Voice on Monday....

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2013
Last comment by wally, on Apr 18, 2013 at 11:59 pm | 5 comments | 880 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Escaped suspect captured in Mountain View

A domestic violence suspect who escaped from a patrol car in North Fair Oaks on Thursday night was captured Saturday...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2013
Last comment by Missing "W" (no, not him), on Apr 29, 2013 at 7:39 pm | 5 comments | 791 Views

AROUND TOWN

Owner watches as man makes off with her bike

A Mountain View woman living on Tulane Drive watched as a man walked up her driveway, into her open garage and rode away...

Original post made on May. 7, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on May 8, 2013 at 8:56 pm | 5 comments | 742 Views

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Not your grandfather's space program

With the promise of more affordable space flight on the horizon, "citizen scientists" are eying the possibility of conducting...

Original post made on May. 9, 2013
Last comment by Citizen on Earth, on May 9, 2013 at 5:52 pm | 5 comments | 796 Views

RESTAURANTS

Unlikely barbecue joint

If Mountain View had a resident ribs master, it would be Harold Willis. And you won't find him -- or his ribs -- in a local...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by Someone Needs a Hug, on May 28, 2013 at 4:58 pm | 5 comments | 2307 Views

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Landscaping blocking field of vision at San Antonio Center

Yesterday I came out of the parking lot directly outside the new Safeway and found that the new landscaping trees completely...

Original post made by PA Resident on Jun. 1, 2013
Last comment by Observer, on Jun 2, 2013 at 7:19 am | 5 comments | 1314 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Santa Clara County hepatitis case linked to berries from Costco

A 22-year-old Santa Clara County woman is the first confirmed case of Hepatitis A linked to a multiple-state outbreak linked...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2013
Last comment by Old Ben, on Jun 6, 2013 at 11:12 pm | 5 comments | 1066 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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 | 1081 Views

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Indecent exposure arrest on Easy Street

A man was arrested for indecent exposure, after a Mountain View man reported seeing him pleasuring himself in a car, in plain...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Jun 9, 2013 at 9:05 am | 5 comments | 956 Views

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Council OKs 21 homes

A largely vacant 1.4-acre lot at 137 Easy St. may soon be home to a development of row houses after the council unanimously...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2013
Last comment by Ada Resi, on Jun 17, 2013 at 12:27 pm | 5 comments | 1142 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Full bellies all summer long

Even in the ostensibly well-to-do communities of Silicon Valley, one out of every three children rely on free or reduced-price...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2013
Last comment by Mary, on Jun 21, 2013 at 12:29 pm | 5 comments | 870 Views

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'A hero all along'

Juan C. Aranda Jr. is set to be awarded the Air Force Commendation Medal for his actions nearly 57 years ago at a ceremony...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2013
Last comment by Mary, on Jul 14, 2013 at 2:04 pm | 5 comments | 1264 Views

SPORTS

In the swing of it

Third baseman Katelyn Albrecht bats for the local Nova fast-pitch softball team made of up girls 10 and under from Mountain...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2013
Last comment by Hung L., on Jul 16, 2013 at 5:15 pm | 5 comments | 1180 Views

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SETI astronomer discovers moon orbiting Neptune

A SETI astronomer has discovered a previously unknown moon orbiting the eighth planet from the sun, Neptune. Read the full...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2013
Last comment by USA, on Jul 21, 2013 at 6:07 pm | 5 comments | 935 Views
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