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MOVIES

Review: 'Knight and Day'

Tom Cruise returns to form in this entertaining action-comedy from director James Mangold ("3:10 to Yuma"). Cruise and co-star...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2010
Last comment by Margaret, on Jun 25, 2010 at 1:07 pm | 1 comment | 3399 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Senior stretches income to support her son

It is a notion hard-wired into us, that the American Dream is accessible to any and all willing to reach for it; that earnest...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2010
Last comment by Reader, on Jun 26, 2010 at 12:25 pm | 1 comment | 1334 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Seniors get VTA bus to Senior Center

Bus line 34, called a "lifeline" to the outside world for some Mountain View seniors, will have a new route beginning Monday,...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2010
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on Jul 1, 2010 at 9:00 pm | 1 comment | 1627 Views

OTHER ISSUES

You know 9-1-1, but have you heard of 2-1-1?

A little-known phone number to help people find resources when they need them should be expanded to all Americans, Congresswoman...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2010
Last comment by vfree, on Jul 8, 2010 at 1:38 pm | 1 comment | 1439 Views

AROUND TOWN

City's property values plummet

Santa Clara County's assessed property values fared better during much of the Great Depression than they did last year, tax...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2010
Last comment by Martin Littler, on Jul 11, 2010 at 8:23 am | 1 comment | 1338 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Residents urged to dispose of recalled spinach

The California Department of Health is advising residents who purchased two lots of recalled baby spinach to throw the products...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2010
Last comment by Total recall, on Jul 12, 2010 at 12:10 pm | 1 comment | 1501 Views

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Not-so-good vibrations

Gus Malek-Madani has always been a problem solver. As a child in Iran, he would take things apart and try to put them back...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2010
Last comment by Storage Architect, on Jul 14, 2010 at 12:21 am | 1 comment | 1416 Views

MOVIES

Review: 'The Sorcerer's Apprentice'

Disney's "The Sorcerer's Apprentice" follows the Jerry Bruckheimer tradition of big stars and big special effects, often...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2010
Last comment by lia williams, on Jul 17, 2010 at 9:40 pm | 1 comment | 4531 Views

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Foundation awards $1.3 million in local grants

Sixty-five community-based organizations in Santa Clara and San Mateo counties will receive $1.3 million in modest grants...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2010
Last comment by John the Man, on Jul 19, 2010 at 1:37 pm | 1 comment | 1363 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Ditch diggers drag for Google

For the ultra-fast broadband network Google wants to build in some lucky U.S. city, lots of small trenches will have to be...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2010
Last comment by Kelly Guthrie, on Jul 22, 2010 at 11:41 am | 1 comment | 2030 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Dr. David Druker of PAMF dies at home Friday

David Druker, M.D., president and CEO of the Palo Alto Medical Foundation and a longtime practicing physician, died at his...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2010
Last comment by Laura Toby, on Jul 26, 2010 at 2:51 pm | 1 comment | 1571 Views

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Making money for Moffett

When it comes to finding the $7 million a year it needs to operate the airfield at Moffett Field, NASA Ames is between a...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2010
Last comment by Myra Orta, on Jul 28, 2010 at 11:24 pm | 1 comment | 1388 Views

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The funny physicist

It's not every day that you find a physicist who likes to do stand-up comedy about science. Somehow Mountain View resident...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by Mike Zelinski, on Jul 30, 2010 at 11:10 am | 1 comment | 1328 Views

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City unveils vision for the future

The residents who filled the City Council chambers Saturday morning for the most part did not oppose plans for taller buildings,...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by Martin LIttler, on Jul 30, 2010 at 12:13 pm | 1 comment | 1377 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

International students benefit all

Regarding the July 23 article, "Foothill, De Anza defend policy" Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=6226...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by le dude, on Jul 30, 2010 at 5:24 pm | 1 comment | 1496 Views

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Mixed bag on county residents' health

Santa Clara County residents are improving their health in some areas and losing ground in others. A recent report on public...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by le dude, on Jul 30, 2010 at 5:27 pm | 1 comment | 1327 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County sees spike in whooping cough cases

County health officials continue to urge that young children and their caretakers be vaccinated against whooping cough, as...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2010
Last comment by exhausted, on Jul 30, 2010 at 10:38 pm | 1 comment | 1613 Views

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Teachers 're-energize' in the real world

Next year, when Marisa DaSilva's students ask her, in exasperation, how they will ==I ever== use the things she is teaching...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2010
Last comment by Tom, on Jul 31, 2010 at 12:03 pm | 1 comment | 1370 Views

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Museum adds 'beautiful' MacPaint code to collection

The source code for MacPaint -- the seminal Apple computer illustration program, which helped change the way people thought...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by Steve Schramm, on Aug 3, 2010 at 2:51 pm | 1 comment | 1453 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Weekend, Aug. 7 & 8

[http://music.stanford.edu/Events/calendar.html ==B Music:== Stanford Summer Chorus] The Stanford Summer Chorus collaborates...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2010
Last comment by evergreen, on Aug 6, 2010 at 1:16 pm | 1 comment | 1579 Views
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