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Thunder, lightning jolt Bay Area residents

Some Bay Area residents were startled when an unusual weather system brought lightning and thunder to the region overnight. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2012
Last comment by ellekay, on Oct 11, 2012 at 12:02 am | 5 comments | 2404 Views

AROUND TOWN

Measure M would limit top El Camino salaries

The CEO and many upper management officials working for El Camino Hospital could see their paychecks greatly reduced this...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2012
Last comment by JFLosAltos, on Oct 24, 2012 at 9:23 pm | 5 comments | 1291 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The colorful dead

About 100 children from Mountain View's two middle schools got a hands-on lesson on a centuries-old Mexican tradition, as...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2012
Last comment by Will, on Oct 26, 2012 at 6:04 pm | 5 comments | 1059 Views

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Plastic Bag Ban All About the MONEY!!!

The Truth about the Plastic Bag Ban By Jim Neal, Candidate, Mountain View City...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Oct. 29, 2012
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Nov 2, 2012 at 1:18 am | 5 comments | 1523 Views

ELECTIONS

Hospital district voters should defeat Measure M

We hope voters in the El Camino Hospital District will see Measure M for what it is — a vindictive strike by a disgruntled...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2012
Last comment by reader, on Nov 7, 2012 at 10:23 am | 5 comments | 1684 Views

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'Unplug your kids,' psychologist advises

"Unplug your kids." That was the message Friday, Nov. 9, of psychologist Robert Russell, who spoke in the fourth "Town &...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2012
Last comment by Irene, on Nov 17, 2012 at 8:45 am | 5 comments | 1491 Views

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Motorcyclist killed in collision

The Santa Clara County coroner's office has identified the motorcyclist in a fatal motorcycle collision in Mountain View...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2012
Last comment by Friend, on Nov 29, 2012 at 6:02 pm | 5 comments | 1303 Views

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Meeting: Little outcry over rise in cancer near toxic site

Despite sensational TV news coverage, a rise in the number of people living near Mountain View's toxic sites with non-Hodgkin...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2012
Last comment by Steve Williams, on Dec 5, 2012 at 12:28 pm | 5 comments | 3845 Views

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New chef embraces the old at Chez TJ

The new chef at Chez TJ, Mountain View's only Michelin-starred restaurant, says that diners shouldn't expect to find agar...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2012
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Dec 11, 2012 at 2:18 am | 5 comments | 3434 Views

AROUND TOWN

Firefighters deliver food, holiday cheer

Mountain View firefighters treated senior citizens to holiday meals on Tuesday, Dec. 11, at the Mountain View Senior Center...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2012
Last comment by Grandfather, on Dec 19, 2012 at 8:49 am | 5 comments | 2057 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bill approved to rename Mountain View post office after fallen soldier

It's official: The bill to rename a Mountain View post office branch as the Lieutenant Kenneth N. Ballard Memorial Post Office...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2013
Last comment by Jeffrey D. Todd, on Mar 3, 2013 at 1:14 am | 5 comments | 4862 Views

AROUND TOWN

A keyhole into the past

It is safe to say that many longtime residents of Mountain View have walked by the tiny Jehnings Family Lock Museum on Castro...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2013
Last comment by Loche and Kay, on Jan 15, 2013 at 10:43 am | 5 comments | 1481 Views

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Disabled adults to have a place of their own

The City Council approved a 27-unit apartment project Tuesday night that will provide homes affordable to adults living with...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2013
Last comment by ice cream man, on Jan 25, 2013 at 9:51 pm | 5 comments | 995 Views

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VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Free WiFi

Would you use a free Internet service if it only worked part of the time? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=6599&e=y...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2013
Last comment by Mr. Big, on Feb 8, 2013 at 3:38 am | 5 comments | 1041 Views

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MV's Vargas testifies before Senate on immigration

Former Mountain View High School student Jose Vargas gave an impassioned speech before the Senate Judiciary Committee Wednesday...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2013
Last comment by unomas, on Feb 13, 2013 at 11:11 pm | 5 comments | 967 Views

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Congressmen accuse NASA Ames of giving secret technology to China

The director of Mountain View's NASA Ames Research Center is embroiled in what is either a scandal or a witch-hunt over accusations...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2013
Last comment by the_punnisher, on Feb 15, 2013 at 6:51 pm | 5 comments | 2284 Views

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Nonprofit including Zuckerberg, Brin gives $33 million in prizes

A group of executives that includes local names such as Mark Zuckerberg, Sergei Brin and Anne Wojcicki awarded $33 million...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Feb 21, 2013 at 7:58 pm | 5 comments | 1083 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Student's prank deserves reprimand, not jail time

I am a Mountain View resident and parent of a Mountain View High School student who served with Chris Egerton as a drum major...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2013
Last comment by Parent, on Mar 1, 2013 at 9:41 pm | 5 comments | 7899 Views

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Measure M may be dead

Measure M, the voter-approved local initiative that would limit executive pay at El Camino Hospital, looks as if it will...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2013
Last comment by Nick V, on Mar 1, 2013 at 3:03 pm | 5 comments | 2228 Views

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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 | 1460 Views
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