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The Voice celebrates 20 years

When Carol Torgrimson and Kate Wakerly came up with a plan to start what was originally called "The Voice of Mountain View"...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2013
Last comment by Great Auntie, on Feb 27, 2013 at 2:39 pm | 13 comments | 1400 Views

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'Joke' brings police rushing to high school

The Mountain View High School senior who caused a stir by wearing camouflage fatigues and a gas mask to school on Valentine's...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2013
Last comment by Scott Lamb, on Feb 27, 2013 at 11:07 am | 20 comments | 1603 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 | 1642 Views

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Former Airship Ventures employee loved her work

Over the last few weeks, friends of former Airship Ventures employee Pamela Wright rallied to raise money for the cancer...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2013
Last comment by Joanne Fedeyko, on Feb 26, 2013 at 9:35 am | 1 comment | 1247 Views

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Google pitches big plans to a hesitant City Council

Google wowed the City Council on Tuesday with its most detailed presentation yet on its North Bayshore development plans,...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2013
Last comment by Reality, on Feb 25, 2013 at 10:09 pm | 15 comments | 15844 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Students' same-sex mock wedding raises hackles

The "Sex and Relationships" special feature was not the only thing parents at Monday's Mountain View-Los Altos board meeting...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2013
Last comment by MV_Community, on Feb 25, 2013 at 5:24 pm | 1 comment | 1383 Views

SPORTS

New football coach hopes to energize the Eagles

For the past two years, Trevor Pruitt has been proud to help lead the Mountain View High School Spartans varsity football...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2013
Last comment by Theresa, on Feb 25, 2013 at 4:23 pm | 1 comment | 1805 Views

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Caltrans OKs Clark Avenue stoplight

Despite outcry from residents who said it would increase traffic on their streets, Caltrans has decided to move forward with...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2013
Last comment by kman, on Feb 25, 2013 at 4:22 pm | 6 comments | 4229 Views

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Hundreds of guns collected at East Palo Alto buyback

It took less than three hours Saturday, Feb. 23, to collect 355 firearms at a three-city gun buyback event in East Palo Alto,...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2013
Last comment by Jose, on Feb 25, 2013 at 3:27 pm | 2 comments | 1100 Views

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Google pitches big plans to a hesitant City Council

Google wowed the City Council on Tuesday with its most detailed presentation yet on its North Bayshore development plans,...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2013
Last comment by Ken Mort, on Feb 25, 2013 at 2:54 pm | 9 comments | 15314 Views

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Silicon Valley is second in U.S. in wealth

Silicon Valley had the second-highest concentration of wealthy households during the period of 2007-2011, according to a...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2013
Last comment by Who are the wealthiest?, on Feb 25, 2013 at 2:26 pm | 11 comments | 7195 Views

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EPA to step up outreach on TCE danger

After the ==I Voice== discovered a number of residents on Evandale Avenue had no knowledge of newly discovered toxins creeping...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2013
Last comment by Steve Apelman, on Feb 25, 2013 at 12:05 pm | 1 comment | 2497 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Crittenden club says goodbye to robot

The Crittenden Middle School LEGO Robotics Club varsity squad gathered after school on a Wednesday afternoon to bid a sentimental...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2013
Last comment by Liz Mabey, on Feb 25, 2013 at 8:46 am | 6 comments | 2514 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New board member pushes for fire sprinklers

Should the Mountain View Whisman School District install fire sprinklers in all of its buildings? Incoming school board member...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2012
Last comment by Virginia Chang Kiraly, on Feb 24, 2013 at 6:24 pm | 6 comments | 6526 Views

ELECTIONS

Congressmen claim NASA Ames leaked secret tech 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. 23, 2013
There are no comments yet. 2334 Views

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Former Airship Ventures employee loved her work

Over the last few weeks, friends of former Airship Ventures employee Pamela Wright rallied to raise money for the cancer...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2013
Last comment by Janis King, on Feb 23, 2013 at 12:26 pm | 3 comments | 1468 Views

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Fake weddings a 'success'

Supporters of Mountain View High School's Queer-Straight Alliance have responded in force to objections raised by a handful...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2013
Last comment by flat-earth-is-flat, on Feb 22, 2013 at 6:55 pm | 15 comments | 1307 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 | 1360 Views

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Review: Cozy, classic, French

Not that long ago (OK, in light years) the culinary landscape was dotted with French restaurants. Most are gone now, swept...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2013
Last comment by Yummee, on Feb 21, 2013 at 2:27 pm | 1 comment | 1148 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

There and back again

Barbara Wright's orientation day at Crittenden Middle School wasn't so much an introduction as it was a refresher course....

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2013
Last comment by Liz Mabey, on Feb 21, 2013 at 6:47 am | 1 comment | 1380 Views
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