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Foothill Expressway crash victim identified

A Mountain View woman who died Wednesday when her car crashed into a tree has been identified as Claire Silberman, the Santa...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2011
Last comment by LawAbidingCitizen, on Sep 16, 2011 at 9:49 pm | 1 comment | 1711 Views

SPORTS

Local swimmers abandon ship in Hawaii

A boat carrying six swimmers from a Mountain View open-ocean, competitive swimming team sank suddenly in choppy conditions...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2011
Last comment by John the Man, on Sep 16, 2011 at 7:07 pm | 3 comments | 3577 Views

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Founder of Peninsula Day Care Center dies

Mary Jo Shaw, co-founder and longtime owner of the Peninsula Day Care Center on San Antonio Road, died earlier this month...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2010
Last comment by Tiffany rose, on Sep 16, 2011 at 9:57 am | 15 comments | 3005 Views

AROUND TOWN

A glitch in Hangar One history project

Criticism from a local Hangar One preservationist has the United States Navy rethinking a new approach to historic documentation. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2011
Last comment by Flash is not obsolete, on Sep 15, 2011 at 4:50 pm | 1 comment | 1632 Views

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Fiery crash closes University Avenue Sunday morning

A 32-year-old suspected drunk driver from Mountain View narrowly escaped with his life early Sunday morning after a high-speed...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2011
Last comment by OR, on Sep 15, 2011 at 3:37 pm | 7 comments | 964 Views

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Woman, 78, dies in car crash on Foothill in Palo Alto

A 78-year-old Mountain View woman died Wednesday afternoon after the Toyota Camry she was driving collided with a tree on...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2011
Last comment by Stat Tastic, on Sep 15, 2011 at 3:36 pm | 4 comments | 1773 Views

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City will remember 9/11 attacks at ceremony

In a ceremony set for Sunday morning during the Art and Wine festival, the city is set to acknowledge the 10th anniversary...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2011
Last comment by Spooked, on Sep 15, 2011 at 2:51 pm | 5 comments | 1714 Views

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Police still hope to charge killer in drug deal

It's been almost four years since the case against three suspects fell apart in the shooting death of 20-year-old Mountain...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Sep 15, 2011 at 11:26 am | 14 comments | 1900 Views

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Quiet renaissance in OMV

Old Mountain View has been undergoing a quiet, subtle evolution since many of the homes were built in the late 1940s. Slowly...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2011
Last comment by reader, on Sep 14, 2011 at 2:28 pm | 1 comment | 1932 Views

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Burglar kicks in front door

Electronics, jewelry and cash were stolen from a home in the 500 block of Piazza Drive after a weak front door was apparently...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by Ned, on Sep 14, 2011 at 1:38 am | 11 comments | 1983 Views

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A moment to remember

Mountain View Police Officer Lloyd Curns pays tribute to heroes of the 9/11 attacks during the 10th anniversary remembrance...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2011
Last comment by ed, on Sep 13, 2011 at 8:14 pm | 3 comments | 1865 Views

ELECTIONS

Online Voter Registration-A Bad Idea

09/12/2011 Howdy, Recently I was contacted by a super-group of concerned citizens about California Senate Bill 397...

Original post made by Alan Whitehorn on Sep. 13, 2011
There are no comments yet. 2407 Views

ELECTIONS

New Mayor's Award may be here to stay

After two years of not having a mayor's award, Mayor Jac Siegel has resurrected it and is seeking nominations for outstanding...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2011
Last comment by gcoladon, on Sep 12, 2011 at 2:43 pm | 1 comment | 2204 Views

OTHER ISSUES

School district wants to buy day-care site

The Palo Alto Unified School District has formally declared it wants to buy a 2.65-acre parcel on San Antonio Road. The purpose...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on Sep 12, 2011 at 9:13 am | 3 comments | 1924 Views

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Historic Palo Alto Bowl: We are Down, But Not Yet Out; Here is Why. And Contact Both Barry Swenson and Rich Gordon Today!

Hi you all, We are down, but we are not yet out. Today, I had a meeting with Palo Alto Mayor Sid Espioza. Unfortunately,...

Original post made by Daniel Mart on Sep. 10, 2011
Last comment by Daniel Mart, on Sep 10, 2011 at 10:58 pm | 3 comments | 1528 Views

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Sustainability Base, NASA's new pride

NASA Ames Research Center is putting the finishing touches on a new flagship building that may be the greenest in the federal...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2011
Last comment by NotSoFast, on Sep 9, 2011 at 9:09 pm | 3 comments | 2195 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Whisman area footbridge to be closed for repairs

To finish the second half of a re-decking project, the footbridge from the Stevens Creek Trail to Whisman Park and the Hetch-Hetchy...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by Dee, on Sep 9, 2011 at 3:42 pm | 1 comment | 1991 Views

OTHER ISSUES

The Demolition of Palo Alto Bowl: a Violation of the ADA Code and United States Code

If you don't join us around 2:15 or so at Palo Alto City Hall, then please call and/or e-mail the city councill!! _____________________________________________________________ Asi...

Original post made by Daniel Mart on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by Daniel Mart, on Sep 9, 2011 at 12:31 pm | 1 comment | 1688 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Will new plan save the burrowing owls?

As Mountain View's population of burrowing owls is dwindling, and authorities are being prodded to approve a new plan to...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2011
Last comment by JB, on Sep 8, 2011 at 6:20 pm | 8 comments | 2625 Views

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Advocate for senior citizens dies at 108

Louise Miner, an 80-year Mountain View resident who helped launch many of the city's senior programs, died Aug. 30, one month...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
Last comment by gcoladon, on Sep 8, 2011 at 2:22 pm | 1 comment | 1727 Views
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