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Rail report: Tunnel cheaper than trench

If high-speed rail ends up running through a covered trench in Palo Alto, it won't be easy or cheap, new California High-Speed...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2010
Last comment by MVFlyer, on Apr 15, 2010 at 3:44 pm | 26 comments | 1967 Views

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Pets flood local shelters during hard times

As head of Palo Alto Animal Services, Sandi Stadler has a unique perspective on how the recession is hurting Peninsula residents....

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by Reason, on Apr 14, 2010 at 5:28 pm | 2 comments | 1437 Views

AROUND TOWN

FREE Starbucks coffee

all day on thursday april 15th, just bring your own mug. im not a coffee drinker but there alot of chains ruunning tax specials...

Original post made by sean on Apr. 14, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1373 Views

RESTAURANTS

KFC Double Down.....

this sandwich has alot of hype behind it. from articles on cnn to local news reporting about it. it came out on monday and...

Original post made by sean on Apr. 14, 2010
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New hotel to rise over Palo Alto's Baylands

Palo Alto's newest hotel will soon overlook the city's pristine Baylands after the City Council quickly and enthusiastically...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by Informed in this matter, on Apr 13, 2010 at 10:13 pm | 2 comments | 1330 Views

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Mountain View's (PAL) Mailers Anyone??

Any Mountain View resident get any mailers? First time I've ever received their mailers asking for funds and I don't recall...

Original post made by MV Ranter on Apr. 11, 2010
Last comment by USA, on Apr 13, 2010 at 6:31 pm | 7 comments | 1660 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Boys hockey team rolls to championship

A group of Mountain View High School boys captured a division title in club roller hockey recently, clinching a win against...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by eric, on Apr 13, 2010 at 1:25 pm | 2 comments | 1731 Views

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Hidden Villa celebrates golden anniversary

Hidden Villa, the 1,600-acre education center, working farm and wilderness preserve nestled in Los Altos Hills, will celebrate...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2010
Last comment by Dale Dunlap, on Apr 12, 2010 at 3:01 pm | 2 comments | 1436 Views

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The Real Superman

Reading "Why I Serve" by Major Berry in April 9th's Viewpoint gave me chills. Most of current news makes me lose hope in...

Original post made by Lois Garcia on Apr. 12, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1353 Views

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Caltrain faces big service cuts

Faced with a staggering deficit, Caltrain will consider cutting its service significantly in the next 15 months, spokeswoman...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2010
Last comment by John the Man, on Apr 11, 2010 at 8:05 pm | 42 comments | 2438 Views

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Late-night brawl at nightclub leads to arrest

One person was arrested following a bar fight in the Monte Carlo nightclub on Castro Street early Saturday morning which...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2010
Last comment by Farmer, on Apr 11, 2010 at 3:20 pm | 26 comments | 2037 Views

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Council gets lowdown on $1 million in new fees

Mountain View City Council members had the "not pleasant" task of examining a range of proposed fee hikes on city services...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2010
Last comment by Anne C., on Apr 11, 2010 at 12:53 pm | 20 comments | 2034 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Is College Opportunity Getting Out of Reach

The National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education recently revealed the results of a study: How Parents and...

Original post made by carlrbabb on Apr. 11, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1551 Views

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Mountain View man steps up

It took Ken Shitamoto only 17 minutes to climb the 52 stories to the top of the skyscraper at 555 California St. in San Francisco....

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2010
Last comment by Ken, on Apr 9, 2010 at 6:51 pm | 1 comment | 1567 Views

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Council gets lowdown on $1 million in new fees

Mountain View City Council members had the "not pleasant" task of examining a range of proposed fee hikes on city services...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2010
Last comment by City Watcher, on Apr 9, 2010 at 11:52 am | 1 comment | 1185 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

COMING UP: Kickoff for Measure A campaign

The group running the effort to pass Measure A, a bond measure on the June ballot that would fund new classrooms for the...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2010
Last comment by John Doe, on Apr 9, 2010 at 1:23 am | 7 comments | 1927 Views

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Council to discuss $1 million in fee hikes

To help fix a projected $4 million budget deficit this year, the City Council on Tuesday plans to consider asking those who...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2010
Last comment by the299crew, on Apr 8, 2010 at 3:00 pm | 38 comments | 2268 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

TONIGHT: MVLA to consider budget cuts

Trustees of the Mountain View-Los Altos High School District will convene at a special meeting this evening to discuss possible...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2010
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Apr 6, 2010 at 7:25 pm | 3 comments | 1479 Views

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Crash victim was LAHS football star, soldier

The 21-year-old Mountain View man who died in a solo car crash in Cupertino early Friday morning was a well-liked former...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2010
Last comment by Rob707, on Apr 6, 2010 at 5:04 pm | 5 comments | 2026 Views

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Water use flowing downward, city finds

The economic recession appears to have been good for water conservation, with total water use in 2009 reported to be the...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2010
Last comment by William Symons, on Apr 6, 2010 at 9:12 am | 1 comment | 1429 Views
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