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Tension eases for El Camino

For the time being, the El Camino Hospital District is not in danger of being dissolved by the county agency charged with...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2012
Last comment by LovingMtnView, on Aug 12, 2012 at 7:55 pm | 3 comments | 1323 Views

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Former Mountain View planner dies in motorcycle crash

Brad Eckhardt, a Mountain View city planner for 17 years before leaving in 2002, was killed on July 4 after losing control...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2010
Last comment by A Reader, on Jul 15, 2010 at 12:13 pm | 2 comments | 1322 Views

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A fine time at Art & Wine

There was no shortage of patrons at this weekend's Mountain View Art & Wine festival on Castro Street. Voice photographer...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by CaringSoul, on Sep 16, 2010 at 5:23 pm | 1 comment | 1322 Views

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Survey: Financial stress affects county residents' quality of life

A study released Wednesday on life in Santa Clara County shows that while the majority of people are satisfied with their...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2012
Last comment by michelle scott , on Nov 19, 2012 at 5:16 am | 1 comment | 1322 Views

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Blowing people away

A local building that draws more electricity than the entire city of Mountain View turns 25 next week. The massive structure...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2012
Last comment by Mr. Nice, on Dec 10, 2012 at 5:59 am | 6 comments | 1322 Views

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Bay Area hit by heat wave

Bay Area residents are finally getting the summer they were waiting for today -- and then some -- as a sudden heat wave is...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2010
Last comment by Native, on Aug 24, 2010 at 6:13 pm | 1 comment | 1321 Views

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Neighbors object to roof-top patio

After the City Council approved the project without it, a roof-top patio was added to the 200 luxury apartments under construction...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2012
Last comment by William Symons, on Apr 28, 2012 at 11:05 am | 1 comment | 1321 Views

OTHER ISSUES

The Ban on Freedom of Choice

I got involved with city politics just a few short months ago because of the ban on smoking. Little did I know just...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Apr. 25, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on May 1, 2012 at 3:04 pm | 1 comment | 1320 Views

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Construction workers 'nick' gas line in downtown Mountain View

There is no danger of an explosion or fire after construction workers near the corner of Bryant and Villa streets clipped...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1320 Views

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Local actor's Cinderella story

For Nick Spangler, stage fright is not an option. While many would crumble under the pressure, Spangler thrives on it. It's...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2013
Last comment by Mary, on Jul 10, 2013 at 3:00 pm | 1 comment | 1320 Views

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Women pepper-spray security guard in denim heist

A group of women made off with close to $2,000 in jeans from the Mountain View Kohl's after spraying a security guard in...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2013
Last comment by usa, on Jul 31, 2013 at 5:36 pm | 4 comments | 1320 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bullis Innovates. LASD not so much.

The Los Altos School Board has locked students and teachers out of the Bullis Innovation School at the Blach Campus. The...

Original post made by Dee Jay Forte on Aug. 9, 2013
Last comment by MV Resident, LASD, on Aug 13, 2013 at 6:01 pm | 1 comment | 1320 Views

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Looking for love

Ruffles, a 9-week-old kitten, does her best to soften the hearts of prospective adoptive families at Miramonte Veterinary...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2011
Last comment by AwwwwwKitties, on Jun 15, 2011 at 11:30 pm | 1 comment | 1319 Views

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Cities work to stop another state money grab

Last year, state legislators ordered California cities to cough up millions to help them make up a huge budget shortfall....

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2010
Last comment by dfb, on Jan 15, 2010 at 10:58 am | 1 comment | 1318 Views

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Council OKs new garbage contract

While competitors were knocking on the city's door, the City Council gave long time garbage hauler Recology Mountain View...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2012
Last comment by Judy, on Sep 27, 2012 at 1:21 pm | 8 comments | 1318 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Road rage ends in arrest

A fit of road rage ended in police arresting a Redwood City man for allegedly smashing a car window and sending glass flying...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2013
Last comment by voices of better judgement, on Feb 11, 2014 at 2:35 pm | 8 comments | 1318 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A happy homecoming

Air National Guard Sgt. Jesus Feliciano is embraced by his children, fraternal twins Tristan and Adriana, when he returned...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2013
Last comment by USA, on Jun 14, 2013 at 10:45 pm | 2 comments | 1318 Views

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Kids conquer Alcatraz swim

On the morning of April 10, eight-year-old Malena Nguyen and her 10-year-old brother Jordan woke up early. They didn't have...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by ZO, on Jun 4, 2010 at 1:08 am | 1 comment | 1317 Views

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Museum adds 'beautiful' MacPaint code to collection

The source code for MacPaint -- the seminal Apple computer illustration program, which helped change the way people thought...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by Steve Schramm, on Aug 3, 2010 at 2:51 pm | 1 comment | 1317 Views

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Free Sept. & Oct. Classes: Water-efficient Landscaping - Design, Plants to Use, etc.

Fall Landscape Education Program: Learn how to beautify your garden and use water more efficiently. Check out free classes...

Original post made by local gardening resident on Aug. 31, 2010
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