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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 | 6117 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 | 5672 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 | 6237 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 | 8191 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 | 6357 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 | 6588 Views

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Clinic caters to younger set

They aren't children, they aren't adults — 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 | 6287 Views

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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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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 | 6211 Views

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Council wavers on Mayfield tunnel

Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=123 posted Friday, August 24, 2007, 5:00 PM...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2007
Last comment by Matt, on Aug 30, 2007 at 1:00 pm | 2 comments | 6053 Views

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After 17 years, Alza Corp. is pulling up stakes

Last October, Mountain View officials and community members gathered in Alza Corporation's lobby to celebrate a groundbreaking...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2007
Last comment by Thelma, on Aug 22, 2007 at 3:05 pm | 5 comments | 6045 Views

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Alza: the last of a breed

Many Mountain View nonprofits probably saw it coming when Alza was purchased by the medical conglomerate Johnson and Johnson...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2007
Last comment by eric, on Aug 20, 2007 at 4:13 pm | 1 comment | 5754 Views

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Hospital's successes mask underlying problems

On the surface, everything looks great at El Camino Hospital. In the past year it was recognized as being the third-best...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2007
Last comment by Jan, on Aug 17, 2007 at 12:23 pm | 2 comments | 6238 Views

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How to live well in a toxic world

A few decades ago we didn't have all the autoimmune diseases and allergies that people are experiencing today. Just in the...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2007
Last comment by Tammy Gardner, on Aug 15, 2007 at 7:24 am | 1 comment | 5762 Views

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Thursday Night Live: Part 2

Did anyone go last night? There were definately more people in attendance this time around, and more activities/vendors...

Original post made by GSB on Aug. 3, 2007
Last comment by GSB, on Aug 14, 2007 at 9:12 am | 7 comments | 5550 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 Aug. 9, 2007
Last comment by GSB, on Aug 10, 2007 at 1:12 pm | 4 comments | 5909 Views

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Squabble over scanners

By Molly Tanenbaum Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=1161 posted Friday, March 10, 2006,...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2007
Last comment by eric, on Aug 8, 2007 at 7:38 am | 1 comment | 6369 Views

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Google's wall of silence

There are probably as many opinions about Google as there are people who use Google, and it's easy to single out the company...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2007
Last comment by GSB, on Jul 31, 2007 at 10:35 am | 3 comments | 6908 Views

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Heart on their sleeves

Camino Medical Group's new facility, located south of Route 85 on El Camino Real, is the place to go if you need a heart...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2007
Last comment by Eli Wisnom, on Jul 28, 2007 at 9:54 am | 7 comments | 11716 Views

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City of Google

Google's presence in Mountain View is already unparalleled, with a reported two million square feet of office space in the...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2007
Last comment by steve, on Jul 27, 2007 at 3:29 pm | 8 comments | 6881 Views
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