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Poppy project seeks to bring native blooms to hills

The many species of non-native European weeds, which cover the California's hills, keep its native flora at bay and increase...

Original post made on May. 1, 2013
Last comment by volunteer, on May 1, 2013 at 3:16 pm | 2 comments | 1097 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Surprise lawsuit over flood project

A lawsuit has been filed against the Santa Clara Valley Water District over its Permanente Creek Flood protection project,...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2013
Last comment by John, on Jan 19, 2013 at 5:47 pm | 4 comments | 1096 Views

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Toxic vapors found in NASA Ames buildings

The Department of Defense has found toxic vapors in several buildings at Moffett Federal Airfield, buildings that are in...

Original post made on May. 3, 2013
Last comment by Dave Cool, on May 3, 2013 at 7:42 pm | 1 comment | 1096 Views

ELECTIONS

Gov. Brown calls for focus on climate change

Gov. Jerry Brown today urged scientists to dedicate themselves to convincing a distracted public and news media about the...

Original post made on May. 23, 2013
Last comment by Dana, on Jul 10, 2013 at 1:52 pm | 11 comments | 1096 Views

OTHER ISSUES

MV Reads Together goes green

Mountain View Reads Together is going all out this year. Not only are participants asked to read Bill McKibben's book, "Eaarth,"...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2011
Last comment by Bruce Karney, on Nov 1, 2011 at 3:49 pm | 3 comments | 1095 Views

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Thursday, May 3

[http://www.busbarn.org/inspector.html ==B Theater:== 'The Government Inspector'] An unfortunate case of mistaken identity...

Original post made on May. 3, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on May 3, 2012 at 10:14 am | 1 comment | 1095 Views

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William Ware remembered

At the suggestion of a Valley Transit Authority bus driver, a bench dedicated to the memory of William Ware has been installed...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2013
Last comment by Greg David, on Mar 25, 2013 at 2:19 pm | 5 comments | 1095 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district to film, stream meetings

With the board of trustees' informal blessing, officials with the Mountain View Whisman School District have begun taking...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2013
Last comment by GSB, on Jul 3, 2013 at 10:48 pm | 4 comments | 1095 Views

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Governor touts jobs plan during Mtn. View visit

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger came to Mountain View on Tuesday morning with the idea of promoting his green jobs initiative...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2010
Last comment by Promethis on Drugs, on Jan 13, 2010 at 10:15 pm | 2 comments | 1094 Views

OTHER ISSUES

NEW SMOKING BAN A HUGE "SUCCESS"!!!

As those of you who read The Voice regularly already know, I was fiercely opposed to the ban before it went into effect,...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Jun. 7, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1093 Views

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EDITORIAL: New fees hurtful, but necessary

In an effort to spread the pain of the economic downturn and recover much more of its operations cost, the City Council appears...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2010
Last comment by Rodger, on Apr 20, 2010 at 8:44 pm | 6 comments | 1092 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino offers free skin cancer screenings

Summer is here, with its warm nights, days spent at the beach or by the pool, and sunburns, the leading cause of skin cancer....

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2010
Last comment by bluey, on Jun 10, 2010 at 1:05 pm | 1 comment | 1092 Views

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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 | 1092 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 | 1092 Views

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Daytime burglary nets computers, jewelry

Three computers and miscellaneous jewelry were stolen from a house in the 700 block of Hans Avenue during the day on Feb....

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2012
Last comment by Rogerthat, on Feb 14, 2012 at 3:21 pm | 6 comments | 1092 Views

ELECTIONS

Hill, Lieber poised for November showdown

Jerry Hill and Sally Lieber cruised to victory at Tuesday's primary election and will now square off in November for a chance...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2012
Last comment by GSB, on Jun 6, 2012 at 9:13 pm | 1 comment | 1092 Views

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Three-city gun buyback to be held Feb. 23

A group of Silicon Valley residents is sponsoring a gun-buyback event for Palo Alto, Menlo Park and East Palo Alto on Saturday,...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2013
Last comment by Curious, on Feb 15, 2013 at 11:39 pm | 12 comments | 1092 Views

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Girl dies after Saturday accident on Highway 280

An 11-year-old girl died from injuries sustained in Saturday's rollover accident on Interstate 280, according to the California...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2013
Last comment by MV Mama, on Jul 1, 2013 at 4:26 pm | 2 comments | 1092 Views

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Evandale complex invigorated

The large, run-down apartment complex at 291 Evandale Ave. may no longer be a headache for neighbors thanks to a City Council-approved...

Original post made on May. 27, 2010
Last comment by Mr. DePortum, on May 27, 2010 at 8:20 pm | 1 comment | 1091 Views

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Why a Power Outage on a slighly breezy Summer day?

Who maintains the trees by the old farm? They are overgrown and cause these random power outages. PGE says they won't restore...

Original post made by Waverly Dark on Jun. 24, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1091 Views
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