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Tows for the tipsy available on New Year's Eve

Motorists can get a safe ride home on New Year's Eve from AAA rather than driving while drunk, AAA officials said Thursday....

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2018
Last comment by resident, on Dec 31, 2018 at 5:36 pm | 1 comment | 2249 Views

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Backyard barbecue blamed for Los Altos Hills house fire

The residents of a Los Altos Hills home have been displaced after fire spread from a backyard barbecue to a garage and into...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2019
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What is that annoying tone?

For the last 2 days I've been hearing a tone intermittently. It's an electronic tone off in the distance that goes off for...

Original post made by Jeral Poskey on Jul. 6, 2010
Last comment by Jeral, on Jul 6, 2010 at 12:43 pm | 2 comments | 2246 Views

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Brown, Becerra vow to fight federal government lawsuit

Gov. Jerry Brown and California Attorney General Xavier Becerra vowed Wednesday to defend the state against a U.S. government...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2018
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Mar 9, 2018 at 1:56 pm | 9 comments | 2244 Views

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Labor activists ask county Supes to enforce worker protections

Victims of wage theft in Santa Clara County asked the Board of Supervisors Monday to properly enforce existing laws designed...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2019
Last comment by Need More Info...such as..., on Feb 13, 2019 at 10:07 am | 1 comment | 2242 Views

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FREE Community Concert Sun, Oct 20, 2 PM - Eddie Madril, Native American Music and Dance

This Sunday, October 20, at 2:00 pm, join us at CSMA for the first of our 2013-2014 Community Concerts! Eddie Madril, a member...

Original post made by CSMA on Oct. 16, 2013
There are no comments yet. 2241 Views

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Guest opinion: Time for direct conversations on Measure N

In an op-ed in the Sept. 21 issue, Bullis Charter School Board of Directors chair and president Joe Hurd calls on Bullis...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2018
Last comment by Ruth, on Sep 26, 2018 at 6:50 pm | 5 comments | 2232 Views

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Mayor proposes flying rainbow flag

The city's first openly gay mayor, Chris Clark, has proposed another first, flying the rainbow flag on a city hall flag pole. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2014
Last comment by Steve, on Jun 20, 2014 at 7:05 am | 4 comments | 2228 Views

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Caltrain to slash weekday service by more than half starting next week

Caltrain announced on Thursday (March 26) that it will reduce its weekday train service by more than half starting next week...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2020
Last comment by Electricution, on Mar 28, 2020 at 5:23 am | 4 comments | 2226 Views

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AAA offers free Super Bowl towing service

AAA is offering its free "Tipsy Tow" service on Sunday to ensure that everyone arrives home safely after his or her Super...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2018
Last comment by resident, on Feb 4, 2018 at 10:37 am | 1 comment | 2224 Views

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Homeless advocates demand action after record number of homeless deaths in past year

The Community Homeless Alliance Ministry and Serve the People San Jose will be hosting a news conference Wednesday protesting...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2018
Last comment by Already Way Too Much Housing, on Dec 19, 2018 at 8:00 pm | 5 comments | 2224 Views

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AT&T announces plan to expand fiber-optic network

Facing a future threat by Google Fiber, AT&T has announced its own strategy to dramatically expand its ultra-high speed internet...

Original post made on May. 28, 2016
Last comment by bjd, on May 28, 2016 at 10:13 pm | 2 comments | 2223 Views

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Farewell to Bumble Bee Health Foods

John and Karen Farrell run a two-person crew at Mountain View's Bumble Bee Health Foods store, fielding questions about probiotics...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2015
Last comment by Bonnie Barnes Moreno, on Nov 7, 2015 at 1:49 pm | 2 comments | 2220 Views

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Peninsula's Task Force 3 returns after Camp Fire

After a weeklong search for the victims of the Camp Fire, California Task Force 3 has been demobilized and returned to the...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2018
Last comment by Maher, on Nov 28, 2018 at 10:47 am | 1 comment | 2219 Views

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City Working Overtime to Annoy Its Residents

How do you like to spend your Sunday? Do you always go out or do you sometimes like to just relax quietly at home from your...

Original post made by Quiet Please on Mar. 11, 2012
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REAL ESTATE MATTERS

Real estate contracts: secrets you should know Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2016/04/22/real-estate-matters...

Original post made on May. 14, 2016
There are no comments yet. 2218 Views

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A city park that bans bikes and trees?

A tangle of restrictions and costs led many at Tuesday's City Council meeting to denounce plans for a new mini-park near...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2016
Last comment by Sensible??, on Mar 7, 2016 at 1:22 pm | 2 comments | 2217 Views

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Ex-Stanford sailing coach in college-admissions scam is sentenced: no prison time, $10K fine

Stanford University's former head sailing coach John Vandemoer became the first person to be sentenced in the college admissions...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2019
Last comment by Cardinal Fan, on Jun 18, 2019 at 10:24 am | 4 comments | 2217 Views

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Concrete pour brings traffic delays to San Antonio

A large-scale concrete pour for the second phase of the San Antonio shopping center project is causing temporary road closures...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2016
Last comment by Axel, on Jan 30, 2016 at 8:58 am | 2 comments | 2217 Views

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More storms to hit Bay Area this week

A series of storms will impact Northern California and the Bay Area for the second straight week with heavy rain and winds...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2018
Last comment by tommygee54, on Nov 26, 2018 at 2:43 pm | 1 comment | 2211 Views
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