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Army vet Binkley gets probation for 2nd robbery

Sargent Binkley, the former Army Ranger who pleaded guilty to using a gun to rob a Mountain View Walgreens for pain pills...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2010
Last comment by 93 Los Altos Grad, on Mar 31, 2010 at 9:05 pm | 1 comment | 1128 Views

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Water use flowing downward, city finds

The economic recession appears to have been good for water conservation, with total water use in 2009 reported to be the...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2010
Last comment by William Symons, on Apr 6, 2010 at 9:12 am | 1 comment | 1317 Views

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Council gets lowdown on $1 million in new fees

Mountain View City Council members had the "not pleasant" task of examining a range of proposed fee hikes on city services...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2010
Last comment by City Watcher, on Apr 9, 2010 at 11:52 am | 1 comment | 1065 Views

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Mountain View man steps up

It took Ken Shitamoto only 17 minutes to climb the 52 stories to the top of the skyscraper at 555 California St. in San Francisco....

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2010
Last comment by Ken, on Apr 9, 2010 at 6:51 pm | 1 comment | 1408 Views

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Possible round two in Guasch trial

After being convicted of soliciting two undercover cops to kill his wife last year, Mountain View resident James Guasch,...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2010
Last comment by amanda, on Apr 17, 2010 at 8:23 pm | 1 comment | 1340 Views

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Hospital offers new services in Sunnyvale

El Camino Hospital will begin offering medical and dental services to an additional 4,200 patients through the county hospital. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2010
Last comment by Aman Cable, on Apr 19, 2010 at 5:56 pm | 1 comment | 1486 Views

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Rough week so far for rail commuters

This week has begun badly for rail passengers after two apparently unrelated bomb scares, one in downtown Mountain View,...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2010
Last comment by Wondering, on Apr 20, 2010 at 5:11 pm | 1 comment | 1118 Views

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Someone help those poor Madrigals!

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Mountain View High School Madrigals have spent the past week trapped in Paris. But they're...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2010
Last comment by Kathryn Carpenter, on Apr 27, 2010 at 1:22 pm | 1 comment | 1079 Views

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El Camino district board picks new member

The El Camino Hospital District Board of Directors held a special meeting last Tuesday night and selected Patricia Einarson...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2010
Last comment by District resident, on Apr 27, 2010 at 1:53 pm | 1 comment | 1245 Views

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Citywide Garage Sale on Saturday, May 1

Don't forget the citywide Garage Sale at participating homes this Saturday, May 1, from 8am to 2pm! Maps to homes are soon...

Original post made by mvresident4567 on Apr. 28, 2010
Last comment by Sparto, on May 3, 2010 at 6:17 pm | 1 comment | 1026 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Madrigal choir is finally back home -- with $50,000 to raise

After the shut-down of European airspace stranded them in Paris for an extra week, the Mountain View High School Madrigal...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2010
Last comment by David Weatherford, on Apr 29, 2010 at 12:50 pm | 1 comment | 1376 Views

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The long goodbye

<B>I'M HEADED</I></B> to the hospital &#8212; and everything's fine. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=5991...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2010
Last comment by Andrew L. Freedman, on Apr 30, 2010 at 7:40 am | 1 comment | 1149 Views

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Saint Francis teen helps school in India

Bangalore is known as the Silicon Valley of India, but in the shadow of its huge IT companies are schools without electricity,...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2010
Last comment by Karina, on Apr 30, 2010 at 4:30 pm | 1 comment | 1442 Views

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Posh Bagel owners arrested for alleged insurance fraud

The owner and founder of several Bay Area bakeries has been arrested on suspicion of failing to report employee injuries...

Original post made on May. 3, 2010
Last comment by George Olson, on May 3, 2010 at 9:23 am | 1 comment | 1071 Views

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Robbers' armed heist a bust

Two men unsuccessfully tried to rob a Mountain View grocery store late Thursday night before fleeing the scene less than...

Original post made on May. 3, 2010
Last comment by Thom, on May 3, 2010 at 3:14 pm | 1 comment | 1233 Views

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Man killed at Caltrain station in Mountain View

An unidentified "adult male" apparently stepped off the San Antonio Station passenger platform into the path of a speeding...

Original post made on May. 4, 2010
Last comment by RK, on May 4, 2010 at 10:36 am | 1 comment | 1342 Views

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Armed robbers back out of stick-up

Two men unsuccessfully tried to rob a Mountain View grocery store late Thursday night, April 29, before fleeing the scene...

Original post made on May. 6, 2010
Last comment by The Eye, on May 6, 2010 at 12:37 pm | 1 comment | 1103 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

TONIGHT: MVWSD considers all-day kindergarten

Should every school in the Mountain View Whisman School District offer extended-day kindergarten? The school board will take...

Original post made on May. 7, 2010
Last comment by Barfolemew, on May 7, 2010 at 5:19 pm | 1 comment | 1334 Views

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Jeffery Baier named new LASD superintendent

Longtime Los Altos educator Jeffery Baier was named the new superintendent of the Los Altos School District at a Monday,...

Original post made on May. 11, 2010
Last comment by Paul, on May 11, 2010 at 2:56 pm | 1 comment | 1598 Views

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Report: NASA Ames boosts Bay Area's economy

The United States economy gets a hefty return on every tax dollar spent by NASA Ames, which generates $877 million a year...

Original post made on May. 13, 2010
Last comment by Skeptic, on May 13, 2010 at 10:28 pm | 1 comment | 1102 Views
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