Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Temperatures in the Bay Area are expected to drop in the next coming days followed by wet weather later in the week, according to the National Weather Service.
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Heating equipment is the second leading cause of home fires in the U.S., and almost half of these fires occur between December and February, Pacific Gas and Electric officials warned customers Sunday.
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Monday, December 5, 2016
Local cities' residents who have been complaining about nasty-tasting water coming from their taps can blame it on water reductions from the Hetch Hetchy supply and blending from other sources, according to City of Palo Alto Utilities spokeswoman Catherine Elvert.Monday, 4:38 PM | 4 comments
For decades, the Community Health Awareness Council (CHAC) has been a one-stop shop for adults and kids who are struggling with mental health problems.Monday, 11:21 AM | No comments yet
Sunday, December 4, 2016
It was a constellation of stars, science and Silicon Valley luminaries at the Nasa Ames Research Park on Sunday for the annual Breakthrough Prize. Now in its fifth year, the award ceremony honors scientific achievement with the glitz of a Hollywood gala, and it did not disappoint.
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A burglary ring crashed through the front glass windows of the Palo Alto Apple Store in downtown early Sunday morning by driving an SUV into the building and stealing an unknown quantity of merchandise, Palo Alto police said.Sunday, 8:38 PM | No comments yet
Saturday, December 3, 2016
The Palo Alto inmate who broke out from Santa Clara County Main Jail in San Jose the night before Thanksgiving and stayed on the loose until earlier this week appeared in court on Friday afternoon along with a second inmate who escaped with him.Saturday, 6:47 PM | No comments yet
Friday, December 2, 2016
Ringing in the holiday season with Mountain View style is the annual Community Tree Lighting Celebration on Monday evening at the Civic Center Plaza.
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Homeless encampments are a common sight along Stevens Creek in Mountain View. In the southern end of the city near Waverly Park, one such encampment sits across the creek from homes worth more than $2 million, representing the major gulf between the haves and the have-nots in Silicon Valley.Friday, 9:31 AM | 37 comments
Police are looking for three men who allegedly stole over $1,000 in items from a CVS pharmacy in Mountain View last week, and attacked an employee who tried to stop them.Friday, 9:07 AM | No comments yet
Thursday, December 1, 2016
A review of the city's North Bayshore precise plan on Tuesday, Nov. 29, left some council members wondering if they were asking too much of one of the world's wealthiest companies.Thursday, 11:28 AM | 21 comments
More than a hundred homeless people in the northern end of Santa Clara County now have a warm, reliable place to sleep each night, after the Sunnyvale Cold Weather Shelter opened its doors for the first time Monday.Thursday, 8:23 AM | 3 comments
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Starting next week, the now-ubiquitous "There is Help" signs with suicide hotline numbers posted at local Caltrain stations and along the railroad tracks will be joined by a new resource for those in crisis: Crisis Text Line, a free, confidential, 24/7 support service accessible by simply texting the number 741741.Wednesday, 2:00 PM | 1 comment
It's been a little over a year since the Mountain View Police Department outfitted all of its officers with wearable cameras, joining a growing number of Bay Area law enforcement agencies aiming to boost accountability, assist in criminal prosecutions and create an impartial record of police activity to discipline or exonerate officers following complaints from the public.Wednesday, 10:06 AM | 4 comments
A woman suspected of helping one of two inmates, including a Palo Alto man, who escaped from the Santa Clara County Main Jail in San Jose last week has been arrested as the search for the two men continues, a sheriff's spokesman said Tuesday.Wednesday, 9:05 AM | 3 comments
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
An effort by Palo Alto, Mountain View and neighboring cities to get drivers to instead use trains, buses and other modes of transportation just got a lift from the federal government -- a $1 million grant aimed at accelerating the switch.Tuesday, 4:55 PM | 2 comments
Homeless residents of the County of Santa Clara have access to as many as 395 additional shelter beds starting this week, county officials said.
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Donald Trump's election has created a cloud of uncertainty for the nation's estimated 11.4 million undocumented immigrants. Advocates are urging leaders in Mountain View and other Santa Clara County cities to take a stand and give assurances to local immigrants that they will be protected.
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NASA officials are complaining that a U.S. Navy treatment system that's supposed to be cleaning up toxic groundwater at Moffett Field has been malfunctioning for an unknown length of time. Regulators from the Environmental Protection Agency and the State Water Resources Control Board say they are investigating the incident to learn more.
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Monday, November 28, 2016
The much-awaited plans to transform the North Bayshore tech corridor into a residential neighborhood will be taken up by the Mountain View City Council at its Tuesday, Nov. 29, meeting.Monday, 1:42 PM | No comments yet
Sunday, November 27, 2016
Google is pitching a new swath of dense apartments and offices in the East Whisman area, mirroring the tech giant's other big plans for Mountain View.
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Friday, November 25, 2016
A $20,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the successful capture of two men who escaped from the Santa Clara County Main Jail in San Jose Wednesday night, Sheriff Laurie Smith announced Friday.
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Thursday, November 24, 2016
To see how the area served by the Community Services Agency has changed, Tom Myers needs only to peer out his office window. For the last year, he's been viewing the scene across the street as construction crews finished a 184-apartment luxury complex expected to open in early 2017.
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