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so many fires

Fire damages Mountain View auto shop Share: ADVERTISEMENT Damage from a two-alarm fire at an...

Original post made by Ralph Whitfield on Nov. 5, 2007
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Asbestos nightmare at Americana

What was supposed to be a routine roof replacement at a 30-unit apartment building on Continental Circle has turned into...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2007
Last comment by OutragedObserver, on Oct 25, 2007 at 4:42 pm | 12 comments | 11651 Views

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CMG, physician groups merge

The physicians of Camino Medical Group, the Palo Alto Medical Clinic and the Santa Cruz Medical Clinic have approved a plan...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2007
Last comment by Jan, on Oct 22, 2007 at 2:14 pm | 1 comment | 6509 Views

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Council rejects Easy Street project

After making several complaints about its design, the City Council rejected a row house development Tuesday at 315 Easy...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2007
Last comment by 315 Easy Street Resident, on Oct 19, 2007 at 12:34 pm | 5 comments | 7680 Views

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Google founders can fly jet out of Moffett

NASA has struck an agreement with Google founders Larry Page and Sergei Brin allowing the billionaires to fly their Boeing...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2007
Last comment by Carl Orta, on Oct 19, 2007 at 12:23 am | 12 comments | 16765 Views

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Nob Hill Foods Shopping Center

Anyone know what is happening at the Nob Hill shopping center. There is a lot renovation going on and the old location looks...

Original post made by MVResidentX on Oct. 11, 2007
Last comment by Ago, on Oct 18, 2007 at 5:37 pm | 1 comment | 5710 Views

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ECH ready to open Heart and Vascular Institute

After four years of talk, El Camino Hospital cemented the opening of a new Heart and Vascular Institute last week when it...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2007
Last comment by Susan Hong, reporter for the Mountain View Voice, on Oct 18, 2007 at 11:44 am | 5 comments | 6626 Views

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Gophers in Cuesta Park

In recent years I have noticed more and more gopher holes and mounds in Cuesta Park. It seems like the grass fields will...

Original post made by RKC on Oct. 10, 2007
Last comment by anon, on Oct 16, 2007 at 10:42 pm | 2 comments | 5544 Views

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Band Practice early in the morning

At 7 am every morning, we are hearing drums, symbols and brass instruments playing from the band practice at MV High School....

Original post made by neighbor on Sep. 25, 2007
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 11, 2007 at 10:48 am | 8 comments | 7370 Views

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Council slashes Rengstorff condo proposal

The City Council came close to rejecting a proposal for high-density affordable condos at a study session Tuesday night,...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2007
Last comment by Frances, on Oct 9, 2007 at 11:51 pm | 2 comments | 5854 Views

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El Camino enjoys record profits

El Camino Hospital saw its best fiscal performance in decades this year, chalking up a profit, or what it calls "net operating...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2007
Last comment by Dom, on Sep 28, 2007 at 9:28 pm | 6 comments | 5917 Views

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An Organic Farm in Mountain View? Yes! An Honest Letter

The result of the Grant Road farm vote was extremely disappointing and upsetting to me; I am still in shock. Forget zoning...

Original post made by Daniel Mart on Sep. 21, 2007
Last comment by Daniel Mart, on Sep 24, 2007 at 11:15 pm | 3 comments | 5569 Views

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Murder in MV

I am surprised that I had to find out about this story on the website of the Voice's sister newpaper, the PAWeekly. http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=5894 I...

Original post made by GSB on Sep. 24, 2007
Last comment by GSB, on Sep 24, 2007 at 1:29 pm | 2 comments | 5547 Views

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Awful gridlock at Rengstorff and Cristano/Central

It took me 15 minutes this evening to get from California Avenue to Central via Rengstorff, and I am fuming!! What can...

Original post made by Fuming on Sep. 21, 2007
There are no comments yet. 6120 Views

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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 | 6068 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 | 5962 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 | 5567 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 | 6132 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 | 8018 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 | 6242 Views
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