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Google founders can fly jet of Moffett

NASA Ames released a statement Monday explaining why a Boeing 767, owned by Google founders Larry Page and Sergei Brin, was...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2007
Last comment by BobYbarra, on Sep 17, 2007 at 11:31 pm | 3 comments | 5844 Views

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'One person or one village at a time'

How much does it cost to build a school for 85 children in Nepal, including five classrooms and dormitory rooms for the four...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2007
Last comment by N. Ackerman, on Sep 16, 2007 at 9:16 pm | 1 comment | 5719 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Day Worker Center finds new home

After months of searching, Mountain View's Day Worker Center is set to move into a new space at the Trinity United Methodist...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2007
Last comment by Jose Arocha, on Sep 16, 2007 at 12:34 am | 4 comments | 7096 Views

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Neighbors dislike smell of KFC

Neighbors packed a small meeting room at City Hall last week to oppose a KFC-A&W fast food restaurant to replace the abandoned...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2007
Last comment by Unknown, on Sep 14, 2007 at 7:03 pm | 1 comment | 5386 Views

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Walkers, not bikers, are the problem at Shoreline Park

I take keyboard in hand to reply to reader Ellen Murray's concerns about bike riders at Shoreline Park ("Bikes a problem...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2007
Last comment by Bernie Brightman, on Sep 14, 2007 at 2:30 pm | 4 comments | 5955 Views

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Toddler left in hot car near downtown library

A 2-year-old girl was left in a locked vehicle Tuesday afternoon as temperatures climbed, police said, forcing rescuers to...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2007
Last comment by a, on Sep 10, 2007 at 7:26 pm | 19 comments | 7652 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Sixty fruitful years

For 60 years, the Satake family churned out high-quality annuals — colorful marigolds, chrysanthemums and petunias...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2007
Last comment by Kathy Mayeda, on Sep 10, 2007 at 2:36 pm | 1 comment | 5671 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Harry and Ida Pinto, husband and wife, passed away on same day

Harry and Ida Pinto, Mountain View residents married for 67 years, died within 12 hours of each other on Aug. 26. Both were...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2007
Last comment by Les Groshong, on Sep 10, 2007 at 12:27 pm | 2 comments | 6255 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

API scores make Castro proud

The Mountain View Whisman Elementary School District saw mixed results from this year's academic progress report released...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2007
Last comment by Chris Kuszmaul, on Sep 7, 2007 at 11:08 pm | 1 comment | 5998 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District makes the call on boundary change

After considering nearly 50 different proposed scenarios for boundary changes in the Los Altos School District, board members...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2007
Last comment by Wavemama, on Sep 7, 2007 at 10:13 am | 6 comments | 5476 Views

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Good call on new mini-park

The City Council had a choice last week: Approve purchase of a badly needed mini-park at the end of West Dana Street north...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2007
Last comment by Nick Perry, on Sep 5, 2007 at 12:58 am | 1 comment | 6039 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

It's back-to-school time

The first day of school came earlier this year, with high schoolers starting Monday and younger students beginning class...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2007
Last comment by Susan Hong, on Sep 4, 2007 at 12:47 pm | 3 comments | 6866 Views

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Tunneling under El Camino

Section by section, the Stevens Creek Trail is tunneling under El Camino Real as 4,000 cars an hour whiz by overhead. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2007
Last comment by Tristan Lawrence, on Sep 1, 2007 at 1:49 pm | 1 comment | 6058 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Profiles in leadership

<I>Editor's Note: Leadership Mountain View (LMV) prepares adults who live or work in the city to take on a wide variety of...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2007
Last comment by mary gilda sturino, on Sep 1, 2007 at 12:28 pm | 1 comment | 6209 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman sets down strategic goals

Math emerged as the top priority as trustees, school principals and key administrators from the Mountain View Whisman School...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2007
Last comment by Parent of a MVWSD student, on Sep 1, 2007 at 8:28 am | 1 comment | 5834 Views

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Clinic caters to younger set

They aren't children, they aren't adults &#8212; they're adolescents. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=3170...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2007
Last comment by Sophia Yen, on Sep 1, 2007 at 1:43 am | 1 comment | 5875 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School's new paradigm could come with a price

It isn't often that a school district steps out of the traditional educational mold and adopts a totally new concept of teaching. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2007
Last comment by Amanda, on Aug 31, 2007 at 2:17 pm | 5 comments | 6054 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man With Dogs named Buffy and Sandy

Anyone know the man who walks around town with two dogs named Buffy and Sandy with a sign asking for money? I see him pushing...

Original post made by MVResidentX on Aug. 30, 2007
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RESTAURANTS

Portions fit for a cowboy

Los Charros, located next to the Holiday Inn on El Camino Real, could easily be mistaken for the hotel restaurant. In fact...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2007
Last comment by John Q Public, on Aug 30, 2007 at 5:27 pm | 1 comment | 7424 Views

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Sparks fly over Day Worker Center's new HQ

Opponents and supporters of placing the Day Worker Center at a downtown church made their points at a crowded hearing last...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2007
Last comment by Lisa, on Aug 30, 2007 at 4:11 pm | 2 comments | 5723 Views
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