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AROUND TOWN

Governor signs bill to OK driverless cars

Gov. Jerry Brown arrived at Google today to sign a bill to allow the testing of driverless cars on California's roads. And...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2012
Last comment by Larry Silva, on Sep 25, 2012 at 2:34 pm | 1 comment | 1162 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Tow yard employee hit over head

A man investigating intruders inside the tow yard where he works was blindsided with a blow to the back of the head shortly...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2012
Last comment by Ben De Ho, on Sep 25, 2012 at 2:25 pm | 3 comments | 1617 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Breast-density notification bill signed into law

A bill authored by state Sen. Joe Simitian that would require physicians to notify women who have dense breast tissue of...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2012
Last comment by Stop the Madness, on Sep 25, 2012 at 12:50 pm | 1 comment | 1595 Views

AROUND TOWN

Shoreline Drivers: Be Attentive and Alert

I almost saw two very small kids get hit today. It was at the intersection of Shoreline and Latham. A red VW GTI was making...

Original post made by Observer on Sep. 25, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1798 Views

ELECTIONS

'They had the wrong guy'

The Santa Clara County District Attorney's office has dropped some of the charges initially filed against a Sunnyvale man...

Original post made on May. 24, 2012
Last comment by Yeah Yeah Yeah, on Sep 25, 2012 at 8:38 am | 11 comments | 2086 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools go on lock-down with shooter at large

A shooting in Cupertino caused a science camp in Saratoga to go on lock-down and a number of Mountain View schools to close...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2285 Views

AROUND TOWN

VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Political Gaffes

Each week the Mountain View Voice heads downtown to Castro Street to ask passersby to weigh in on a current event. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2012
Last comment by 47 percent, on Sep 24, 2012 at 12:06 pm | 1 comment | 1283 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School test scores continue to climb

Officials from both of Mountain View's public school districts are hailing recently released state standardized testing data...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Sep 24, 2012 at 9:30 am | 5 comments | 2603 Views

AROUND TOWN

Advocates seek detailed bike injury data

Council candidates and cycling advocates are calling for the city to release more detail about the 203 bike-related injuries...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2012
Last comment by mike, on Sep 21, 2012 at 3:49 pm | 5 comments | 1620 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Over 200 bike-related injuries in five years

A bicyclist is injured every nine days in Mountain View, on average, according to data compiled this week by the police department....

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2012
Last comment by bikes2work, on Sep 21, 2012 at 3:42 pm | 66 comments | 21082 Views

AROUND TOWN

Public event set for space shuttle flyover

Update: Shuttle to flyover NASA Ames at 10:17 a.m., coming from San Francisco. The public has been invited to NASA Ames...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Sep 20, 2012 at 3:37 pm | 15 comments | 2901 Views

AROUND TOWN

Nurses union reaches agreement with hospital

El Camino Hospital officials and the nurses' union have signed off on a 2013 contract that provides better health benefits,...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Sep 20, 2012 at 2:43 pm | 1 comment | 1824 Views

AROUND TOWN

Eshoo announces bill to rename MV post office

Rep. Anna Eshoo (D-Palo Alto) announced a bill Monday to rename a Mountain View post office after a fallen Mountain View...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2012
Last comment by David Plum, on Sep 20, 2012 at 2:20 pm | 17 comments | 2278 Views

AROUND TOWN

Over 200 bike-related injuries in five years

A bicyclist is injured every nine days in Mountain View, on average, according to data compiled this week by the police department....

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2012
Last comment by Steve (cyclist), on Sep 17, 2012 at 9:22 pm | 6 comments | 2250 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council OKs townhouses without park space

A last-ditch effort failed to add park space to an isolated townhouse development before the City Council approved the 70-unit...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Sep 17, 2012 at 9:07 pm | 3 comments | 1714 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council OKs townhouses without park space

A last-ditch effort failed to add park space to an isolated townhouse development before the City Council approved the 70-unit...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2012
Last comment by Tired, on Sep 17, 2012 at 6:49 pm | 16 comments | 1525 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Not everyone happy with EDI

While the superintendent of Mountain View's elementary and middle schools has touted the success of a new district-wide educational...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2012
Last comment by Teachers Make the Difference, on Sep 17, 2012 at 12:48 pm | 8 comments | 4451 Views

AROUND TOWN

another pedestrian run over on California St (Sept 15)

Police are reporting another car vs pedestrian fatality on California Street. Saturday evening, Sept 15. Corner of California...

Original post made by pedestrian on Sep. 17, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1481 Views

SPORTS

Locals come to the rescue

The day before Halloween in 2007, Sunnyvale resident Fred Burgener got the fright of his life. As he pulled up to a stoplight...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2012
Last comment by Sean, on Sep 17, 2012 at 11:06 am | 3 comments | 2182 Views

AROUND TOWN

Update: Bicyclist remains in serious condition after El Camino collision

Police say a 66-year-old Sunnyvale man remains in serious condition after he was struck by a car while riding his bike on...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2011
Last comment by Sam, on Sep 16, 2012 at 10:44 pm | 31 comments | 3263 Views
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