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Best of Mountain View 2011

They're more than one-hit wonders. These chart-toppers are the rock stars of Mountain View, chosen by their discerning fans...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2011
Last comment by judy, on Jan 30, 2012 at 4:44 pm | 21 comments | 3242 Views

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Group wins approval of co-housing project

a 19-unit "co-housing" project at 445 Calderon Avenue, the culmination of a two-year labor of love by a group of Baby Boomers...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2011
Last comment by Rebecca, on Dec 15, 2011 at 10:47 am | 21 comments | 2416 Views

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Price tag swells for high-speed rail

The cost of California's proposed high-speed-rail system, originally pegged at about $36 billion, has nearly tripled since...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2011
Last comment by Hardin, on Nov 4, 2011 at 9:40 pm | 21 comments | 2251 Views

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Four train tracks may still be ahead for MV

Part of the growing popularity of a "blended system" for high-speed rail and Caltrain is that Palo Alto and other cities...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2012
Last comment by Christopher Parkinson, on Mar 14, 2012 at 1:05 pm | 21 comments | 4199 Views

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Valley's birthplace haunted by Nobel laureate's dark past

Physicist William Shockley may have introduced silicon to the valley, but efforts to save his former lab building in Mountain...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2012
Last comment by Sabrina, on Jun 26, 2012 at 10:45 pm | 21 comments | 3903 Views

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Groups set to appeal Chick-Fil-A

Over the last week two separate efforts sprang up to oppose a Chick-Fil-A fast-food restaurant approved by the city's zoning...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2012
Last comment by LovingMtnView, on Aug 11, 2012 at 10:09 am | 21 comments | 3382 Views

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Bike use climbs in Mountain View

Bicycle advocates are buzzing about new census data which shows that bicycling to work is on the rise in Mountain View --...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2012
Last comment by kman, on Oct 8, 2012 at 2:50 pm | 21 comments | 3286 Views

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Four residential burglaries in three days

Residential burglaries continue to be a problem in Mountain View, with four burglaries and one attempted break-in over a...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2013
Last comment by MVResident67, on Jun 18, 2013 at 7:54 am | 21 comments | 4278 Views

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Two new movie theater complexes for MV?

Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/2013/09/11/two-new-movie-theater-complexes-for-mv#comments posted...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2013
Last comment by Robert C, on Jan 30, 2014 at 6:16 am | 21 comments | 7644 Views

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City Hall to switch off Google WiFi

Perhaps another sign that Google's free WiFi system in Mountain View is on its last legs, city officials are getting ready...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2013
Last comment by Trudy, on Mar 9, 2014 at 9:34 pm | 21 comments | 26013 Views

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A seat on the bus

Google is known for operating the largest private transit system in the world, shuttling thousands of employees to and from...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2013
Last comment by Skirnir Hamilton, on Mar 10, 2016 at 6:47 pm | 21 comments | 26034 Views

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Google wins Hangar One lease

Preservationists can rejoice -- Hangar One will be restored. Google has won a lease deal for the massive hangar and operation...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2014
Last comment by ac, on Feb 15, 2014 at 9:32 pm | 21 comments | 27470 Views

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High school wrestling program a no-go

A local effort to bring the wrestling program back to Mountain View High School looks to be a no-go, at least for now. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2014
Last comment by Concerned MVLA Teacher, on May 6, 2014 at 3:44 pm | 21 comments | 8852 Views

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More than 100 arrested at Shoreline rave

The speakers didn't go up to 11 last weekend at the Beyond Wonderland electronica dance festival. Though the number of narcotics-related...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2014
Last comment by Neighbor, on Sep 25, 2014 at 11:29 pm | 21 comments | 6569 Views

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Google-donated shuttle service gets green light

In January, a small fleet of white and blue electric shuttle buses will begin rolling down the streets of Mountain View on...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2014
Last comment by dc, on Oct 27, 2014 at 7:23 pm | 21 comments | 7141 Views

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Workers deliver petition for $15 wage at MV's Walmart

On Wednesday, Mountain View's Walmart was one of many around the country where workers presented management with a petition...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2014
Last comment by Martin, on Nov 5, 2014 at 9:30 am | 21 comments | 4379 Views

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MV won't join suit against Hwy. 85 express lanes

A coalition of South Bay cities is taking the Valley Transportation Authority to court over a controversial plan to expand...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2015
Last comment by alex, on Oct 26, 2015 at 9:22 pm | 21 comments | 5382 Views

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Walgreens to close Mountain View store

The drug-store chain Walgreens is planning to close down one of its Mountain View locations later this month. On Jan. 28,...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2016
Last comment by Darin, on Jan 22, 2016 at 3:44 pm | 21 comments | 10605 Views

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A city park that bans bikes and trees?

A tangle of restrictions and costs led many at Tuesday's City Council meeting to denounce plans for a new mini-park near...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2016
Last comment by Public BeneFAT, on Feb 6, 2016 at 8:04 pm | 21 comments | 5120 Views

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Man sought in gun-brandishing road-rage incident

Palo Alto police are seeking a man allegedly who brandished a handgun at a woman during a road-rage incident on Thursday,...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2016
Last comment by LiberalGuns, on Feb 16, 2016 at 11:51 pm | 21 comments | 3366 Views
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