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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Students boot up classmates

Two local high school seniors are taking old, unwanted computers donated by the community, repairing essential components...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2010
Last comment by Hardin, on Nov 15, 2010 at 12:01 pm | 2 comments | 2510 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council adopts strategies early for 2011 city budget

A major issue in this year's council election, the City Council touched on the issue of reining in the cost of city employee...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2010
Last comment by George, on Nov 14, 2010 at 8:31 pm | 5 comments | 2099 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Preschool parents oppose cell tower atop church

Mountain View's First Presbyterian Church has proposed putting a cell phone tower on its roof, but the parents of a preschool...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2010
Last comment by Dennis Wingo, on Nov 13, 2010 at 12:15 pm | 2 comments | 2014 Views

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Bakotich house saved in new co-housing plan

It was nearly set for demolition or removal, but now the 1880s Bakotich house on Calderon Avenue may be preserved along with...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2010
Last comment by Hardin, on Nov 13, 2010 at 10:16 am | 6 comments | 2341 Views

RESTAURANTS

Tons of tasty choices

Chalateco still looks like the Taco Bell it used to be, if not the Una Mas it was more recently. Don't worry. Chalateco is...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2010
Last comment by A. Reader, on Nov 13, 2010 at 3:31 am | 1 comment | 3495 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teacher says faculty is overworked

Increased class sizes, a longer school day, stacks of new paperwork and more special needs children -- accompanied by fewer...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2010
Last comment by "edukator", on Nov 12, 2010 at 8:23 pm | 18 comments | 3484 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Super Mercado robbed at gunpoint

On Wednesday night, two men wielding handguns robbed El Super Mercado grocery store on Moffett Boulevard. Read the full...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2010
Last comment by BD, on Nov 12, 2010 at 8:13 pm | 4 comments | 2036 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bullis Charter School Open Enrollment for Fall 2011

Bullis Charter School open enrollment for Fall 2011 has started and will run through January 28, 2011. Bullis Charter...

Original post made by Public Service Announcer on Nov. 11, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2058 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Co-op preschool 'running out of time'

The Los Altos Parent Preschool is still on the hunt for a new home after being notified earlier this year that its lease...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2010
Last comment by Parent, on Nov 11, 2010 at 3:50 pm | 1 comment | 2438 Views

AROUND TOWN

Prometheus draws ire from tenants, again

Residents of Castro Street's largest apartment complex are demanding compensation from their landlord, Prometheus Real Estate...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by Prometheus sucks, on Nov 11, 2010 at 11:14 am | 3 comments | 2126 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hospital phasing out paper time cards

A new digital workforce management system at El Camino Hospital will cost $1.9 million up front, but will save the organization...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2010
Last comment by ECH RN, on Nov 11, 2010 at 9:09 am | 5 comments | 2499 Views

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Veteran settles for $250K in Palo Alto VA claim

A veteran who claimed he was blinded because of negligent medical care at the VA Palo Alto Health Care System has settled...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2010
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Nov 10, 2010 at 4:58 pm | 2 comments | 2062 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Liz Kniss to join Caltrain board of directors

Santa Clara County Supervisor Liz Kniss will join the Caltrain board of directors in January, giving Palo Alto and other...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2010
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Nov 10, 2010 at 3:30 pm | 3 comments | 2423 Views

OTHER ISSUES

More than 500 attend 'high speed boondoggle' rally

Hundreds of critics of California's proposed high-speed rail project packed into Burlingame's Caltrain station Sunday afternoon...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2010
Last comment by Bruno, on Nov 10, 2010 at 11:16 am | 7 comments | 2164 Views

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High-speed rail to begin in Central Valley

California's controversial high-speed rail project will make its debut in Central Valley, the California High-Speed Rail...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2010
Last comment by STUPIDNIMBYS, on Nov 9, 2010 at 9:10 pm | 4 comments | 2271 Views

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Man attempts to hit officer with car before fleeing

Local police are looking for a man they say attempted to hit an officer with his car on Castro Street Saturday night. The...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2010
Last comment by Sunnyvale Homeowner, on Nov 9, 2010 at 3:25 pm | 8 comments | 1928 Views

OTHER ISSUES

High-speed rail CEO grilled over 'trust' issues

The California High-Speed Rail Authority has failed to honor its earlier promises and is quickly losing the public's and...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2010
Last comment by Hardin, on Nov 8, 2010 at 8:22 pm | 5 comments | 1848 Views

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Teen beaten, robbed at Theuerkauf

A Mountain View teen was beaten and robbed in the early hours of Halloween at Theuerkauf Elementary School. Read the full...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2010
Last comment by Nancy, on Nov 8, 2010 at 7:39 pm | 9 comments | 2193 Views

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Mountain View pilots bike-sharing program

Mountain View will be among five lead-off cities next year in California's first regional bicycle-sharing program. Other...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2010
Last comment by Pat, on Nov 8, 2010 at 7:33 pm | 6 comments | 2131 Views

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Company's kit will electrify a Miata

Thanks to a local company there's now an alternative to shelling out $100,000 for a Tesla Roadster. It is a kit that will...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2010
Last comment by Sick of it, on Nov 8, 2010 at 2:51 pm | 7 comments | 5017 Views
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