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AROUND TOWN

Local transient attacked with scissors

A dispute between two homeless men living in the Old Ron's Farmhouse building on El Camino Real turned violent when one attacked...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2010
Last comment by Clayton, on Jan 28, 2010 at 9:32 pm | 5 comments | 1806 Views

AROUND TOWN

VIDEO: Voices Around Town

Every week we ask passersby in downtown Mountain View their opinion on a current event. This week we asked if food trucks...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2011
Last comment by George, on Apr 29, 2011 at 2:22 pm | 1 comment | 1806 Views

OTHER ISSUES

LASD, Bullis reach tentative agreement

The battle over Bullis Charter School appears to be over -- a tentative compromise could give the school its own campus....

Original post made on May. 8, 2012
Last comment by Bond is not the answer, on May 18, 2012 at 2:02 pm | 13 comments | 1806 Views

AROUND TOWN

Witnesses: car that killed Ware was speeding

The driver accused of hitting and killing William Ware appeared in court Dec. 27 for a preliminary hearing. Several witnesses...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 4, 2013 at 12:28 am | 2 comments | 1806 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A safe haven for gay youth

While they recognize the Bay Area is known for its progressive politics, local advocates say many Mountain View students...

Original post made on May. 14, 2009
Last comment by Liam OG, on May 14, 2009 at 10:08 pm | 1 comment | 1805 Views

AROUND TOWN

A Stanford engineering degree -- and no job

Mountain View resident Chad Bowling, 23, never thought he would fall a victim to the down economy. Read the full story...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2010
Last comment by Lorin, on May 30, 2010 at 10:41 pm | 6 comments | 1805 Views

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Star of the valley

The Peninsula's only Michelin two-star restaurant, Baume is a true splurge. Chef-owner Bruno Chemel shows off his exquisite...

Original post made on May. 4, 2015
Last comment by Still Hungry, on May 4, 2015 at 11:13 am | 1 comment | 1805 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Educators applaud proposed changes to NCLB

When President Barack Obama announced this year's budget on Feb. 1, it included a plan to reform the No Child Left Behind...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2010
Last comment by Parent, on Feb 12, 2010 at 2:21 pm | 2 comments | 1804 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Time to make adjustments to Proposition 13

Research by a Menlo Park woman with a school-aged child, described in a story in last week's <I>Voice</I></B>, shows in great...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2010
Last comment by Bigger Picture, on Apr 4, 2010 at 2:48 pm | 7 comments | 1804 Views

AROUND TOWN

TONIGHT: VTA presents analysis of light rail

The Valley Transportation Authority will present its first comprehensive analysis of Santa Clara County's light rail system...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2009
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Nov 23, 2009 at 9:34 pm | 8 comments | 1803 Views

OTHER ISSUES

2.1 quake shakes county

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.1 struck Monday night in Santa Clara...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2010
Last comment by greycat, on Sep 7, 2010 at 6:03 pm | 2 comments | 1803 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Sandy Springs, GA: The city of the future

Sandy Springs, GA: The city of the future 4/21/2011 3:52:17 PM by Jo-Lynn Brown Filed under: private sector, public workers,...

Original post made by JUST THINK ABOUT IT on May. 16, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1803 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fatally injured pedestrian is ID'd

The Santa Clara County medical examiner's office has identified a 91-year-old man who was hit and killed by a car in Mountain...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2011
Last comment by Steve, on Nov 14, 2011 at 3:53 pm | 6 comments | 1803 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Advocates for Palo Alto shelter make last minute plea to keep MV's business

Tonight the City Council will vote on whether to join the Silicon Valley Animal Control Authority. A group of Palo Altans...

Original post made on May. 8, 2012
Last comment by parent, on May 11, 2012 at 1:29 pm | 12 comments | 1803 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bee enthusiast upset over hive's removal

One Mountain View resident is upset that a beehive was removed from a tree on the 700 block of Independence Avenue. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2012
Last comment by Teresa, on Apr 13, 2013 at 12:27 pm | 2 comments | 1803 Views

AROUND TOWN

Firefighters control Los Altos Hills two-alarm house fire

Firefighters have controlled a two-alarm house fire in Los Altos Hills near Interstate Highway 280 yesterday evening, a Santa...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2014
Last comment by , on Oct 6, 2014 at 7:38 pm | 1 comment | 1803 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bay Area under tsunami warning

Emergency officials in the Bay Area are watching and waiting as information on the impending tsunami is gathered. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2011
Last comment by Jackie, on Mar 11, 2011 at 2:48 pm | 2 comments | 1802 Views

AROUND TOWN

Jewelry, camera stolen in apartment burglary

Jewelry and a camera were reported stolen when an apartment in the 1800 block of Higdon Avenue was burglarized on Jan. 13,...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2012
Last comment by , on Jan 16, 2012 at 9:50 pm | 1 comment | 1802 Views

AROUND TOWN

Recession Tales: Get laid off, start a car company

Like many in Silicon Valley, Hong Quan was working away at a tech startup last year when layoffs left him without a job....

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by Andy, on Jun 8, 2010 at 3:07 pm | 2 comments | 1801 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woman suffers minor injuries after being attacked

Police are searching for a man who reportedly attacked a Mountain View woman late last night while she was walking on Rengstorff...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2011
Last comment by Trevea, on Jan 12, 2011 at 12:42 am | 19 comments | 1801 Views
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