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Sweltering heat expected to hit Bay Area

The National Weather Service announced today, Aug. 23, that an excessive heat watch would be in effect from Tuesday afternoon...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2010
Last comment by Bubb parent, on Aug 23, 2010 at 4:56 pm | 2 comments | 2229 Views

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'Amazing' false alarm -- TV show a no-show

Fans of the TV show The Amazing Race were disappointed to find out that reality show contestants did not, in fact, show up...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2010
Last comment by eric, on Sep 1, 2010 at 10:15 pm | 12 comments | 2285 Views

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'Human directionals' becoming more common

Sign-spinning advertisements, also known as "human directionals," are frequent sights on street corners throughout the Midpeninsula....

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2010
Last comment by Lorie, on Jul 19, 2011 at 5:05 pm | 8 comments | 3727 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 | 2235 Views

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El Camino layoffs draw criticism

In the wake of El Camino Hospital's announcement that 140 employees will be laid off this fall, fingers have been pointed...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2010
Last comment by Lynn Huidekoper, RN, on Sep 2, 2010 at 9:55 pm | 19 comments | 4379 Views

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Truck fire set intentionally

Investigators say the fire that consumed a white Chevrolet pickup just off of Ednamary Way two weeks ago was set intentionally....

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2010
Last comment by more?, on Aug 27, 2010 at 8:08 am | 4 comments | 2265 Views

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Far fewer Mayfield homes in new plan

In an ironic twist caused by the recession, the controversial high-density Mayfield housing development has been significantly...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2010
Last comment by Sean, on Aug 27, 2010 at 2:08 pm | 1 comment | 2072 Views

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Far fewer Mayfield homes in new plan

In an ironic twist caused by the recession, the controversial high density Mayfield housing development has been significantly...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2010
Last comment by Kristine, on Dec 4, 2010 at 10:26 pm | 12 comments | 2212 Views

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Cities hold workshop to help restaurants weather the recession

The cities of Mountain View, Los Altos and Cupertino are worried enough about their restaurant businesses going under that...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2010
Last comment by Political Insider, on Sep 6, 2010 at 1:17 pm | 5 comments | 2324 Views

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Caltrain reconsiders cutting weekend, Gilroy service

Caltrain is likely to keep two of its services instead of cutting them to help close a $2.3 million budget gap, a Caltrain...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2010
Last comment by John Murphy, on Aug 30, 2010 at 3:50 pm | 6 comments | 2553 Views

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Spotting the warning signs

High school staff went back to school for suicide-prevention training, following a "surprisingly high" number of attempted...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2010
Last comment by MVborn, on Sep 7, 2010 at 6:51 pm | 8 comments | 2875 Views

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'Amazing' false alarm — TV show is a no-show

Brace yourself, Castro Street, The Amazing Race is coming! Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=6286...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2010
Last comment by MVborn, on Aug 30, 2010 at 5:54 pm | 1 comment | 2432 Views

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New fire engine a 'rolling toolbox'

A new rescue vehicle, equipped with the "jaws of life" and special lighting equipment, will improve the efficiency the Mountain...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2010
Last comment by A liberal republican, on Sep 6, 2010 at 8:49 am | 8 comments | 2823 Views

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SERVICE

The Best of Mountain View 2010, "Service" category. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=3278...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2010
Last comment by Litsa, on Sep 1, 2010 at 2:53 pm | 2 comments | 2651 Views

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Dumpster fire at View Side school

About 22 students of View Side Academy, located at 1012 Linda Vista Ave., were evacuated from the county continuation school's...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2010
Last comment by yo ma man, on Sep 1, 2010 at 3:28 pm | 2 comments | 2423 Views

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Pakistan flood relief benefit raises $350,000

A recent fundraiser to benefit victims of the flooding in Pakistan drew more than 400 people to the Computer History Museum...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2010
Last comment by Bruce Karney, on Sep 1, 2010 at 6:25 pm | 1 comment | 2468 Views

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El Camino Hospital to lay off 140

El Camino Hospital announced on Aug. 12 that it will be laying off about 140 full- and part-time employees. Read the full...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2010
Last comment by Left In Tact, on Sep 3, 2010 at 9:15 pm | 1 comment | 2461 Views

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At one with the vegetables

Each Sunday morning, the parking lot of the Mountain View train station is full, not with travelers but with locavores and...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2010
Last comment by Don Riedel, on Sep 4, 2010 at 10:37 am | 1 comment | 2560 Views

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El Camino Hospital owes taxpayers an explanation

Last week's <I>Voice</I></B> editorial, "Hospital acquisition raises questions," is spot on. The editorial asks some very...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2010
Last comment by We were warned, on Sep 4, 2010 at 12:17 pm | 1 comment | 2690 Views

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Police arrest 167 on suspicion of DUI

Police in the Bay Area have arrested 167 drivers since Friday on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol or...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2010
Last comment by Papers Please, on Sep 8, 2010 at 7:26 am | 2 comments | 2096 Views
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