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Time to slow down on California Street

Often it takes a traumatic event to bring an otherwise ignored problem to light, and that is certainly the case in the tragic...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2012
Last comment by lower the speed limit, on Sep 13, 2012 at 1:20 pm | 4 comments | 2929 Views

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Residents to meet with PG&E over plan to strip backyards

Residents of San Lucas Avenue have succeeded in getting PG&E to meet with them as a group to discuss the utility company's...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2012
Last comment by Frustrated, on Sep 27, 2012 at 10:10 pm | 4 comments | 2817 Views

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Caltrain adds trains to keep up with demand

In response to two years of growing ridership, Caltrain on Monday added six trains to its regular weekday schedule between...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2012
Last comment by Planes trains and bikes, on Oct 3, 2012 at 10:27 am | 4 comments | 2725 Views

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Meteor zips over Bay Area, lands with sonic boom

A large meteor streaked across the night sky Wednesday night and was seen and heard throughout the Bay Area. Read the...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2012
Last comment by LauraR, on Oct 19, 2012 at 11:23 am | 4 comments | 3060 Views

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Talking about the end of the world

On Saturday, Oct. 27, the SETI Institute's weekly science radio show, "Big Picture Science," will be hosting a live performance...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2012
Last comment by Garrett, on Oct 28, 2012 at 12:19 pm | 4 comments | 2760 Views

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Man fights off robbers on El Camino Real

A man fought off two would-be robbers in the early hours of Monday morning, suffering a kick to the face, but managing to...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2012
Last comment by Flava Dave, on Nov 16, 2012 at 7:14 pm | 4 comments | 2130 Views

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Hospital mulling Measure M response

El Camino Hospital officials have been tight-lipped in the wake of the passage of the salary capping initiative, Measure...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2012
Last comment by front line worker, on Jan 19, 2013 at 2:06 pm | 4 comments | 2566 Views

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Community tree-lighting set for Monday

On Monday, Dec. 3, the city of Mountain View will be holding its annual Community Tree Lighting Celebration from 5:30 p.m....

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2012
Last comment by All Welcome, on Dec 4, 2012 at 11:13 am | 4 comments | 2760 Views

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Holiday Fund: Rotacare volunteers busier than ever

A lot of people donate food, gifts or money around the holidays, but there is a special group of people who give year-round...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2012
Last comment by Pam, on Dec 10, 2012 at 3:22 pm | 4 comments | 2858 Views

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Zoning OK'd for group homes, homeless shelters

The City Council unanimously passed state-required zoning code changes on Dec. 4 to allow housing for the homeless and mentally...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2012
Last comment by haha, on Dec 13, 2012 at 4:38 pm | 4 comments | 2489 Views

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Holiday Fund: A partnership sent from 'the heavens'

Some might see it as simple supply-and-demand economics, but officials from a local chapter of the Kiwanis International...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2012
Last comment by ed, on Dec 20, 2012 at 6:46 pm | 4 comments | 1741 Views

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Witnesses: car that killed Ware was speeding

The driver accused of hitting and killing William Ware appeared in court today, Dec. 27, for a preliminary hearing. Several...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2012
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Dec 29, 2012 at 7:25 am | 4 comments | 1979 Views

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Local bank robbed

A man robbed the Chase Bank at 2510 W. El Camino Real on Tuesday, according to police. Read the full story here http://mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=6671...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2013
Last comment by Steve M., on Mar 1, 2013 at 8:05 am | 4 comments | 2617 Views

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A big day for a little house

A piece of the city's history was not only saved last Friday, but was ceremoniously trucked down Castro Street in an unusual...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2013
Last comment by Peggy Prendergast, on Feb 26, 2013 at 9:50 pm | 4 comments | 2963 Views

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TCE: Apartment owner changes stance on toxics testing

An apartment building owner has finally allowed the Environmental Protection Agency to see if unsafe levels of toxic vapors...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2013
Last comment by John, on Mar 8, 2013 at 6:42 pm | 4 comments | 2777 Views

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Simitian to be sworn in Sunday as county supervisor

Former state Sen. Joe Simitian will officially be sworn in as the Santa Clara County supervisor at ceremonies in Palo Alto...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2013
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Mar 14, 2013 at 8:54 pm | 4 comments | 4233 Views

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Pumar returning to court

The jury selection is scheduled to begin next week in the trial of Matthew Pumar, who is on trial for the death of well-known...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2013
Last comment by resident, on Aug 1, 2013 at 5:56 pm | 4 comments | 3376 Views

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Council split over union wages for housing projects

After deliberations that highlighted differing values among its members, the City Council voted on Tuesday to study a "prevailing...

Original post made on May. 9, 2013
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on May 10, 2013 at 11:22 am | 4 comments | 2029 Views

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Toolbox, tools stolen from storage unit

A toolbox and various tools were stolen from a storage unit in a Mountain View apartment complex sometime between Friday...

Original post made on May. 13, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on May 14, 2013 at 9:23 pm | 4 comments | 2323 Views

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Two bikes, TV stolen from open garage

A man living on the 2700 block of Diericx Drive woke up Sunday to find two bicycles and a TV had been taken from his open...

Original post made on May. 14, 2013
Last comment by apeman, on May 14, 2013 at 2:49 pm | 4 comments | 1924 Views
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