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CHAC property swap nearly a done deal

It's "99 percent sure" that a plan to trade the Community Health Awareness Council's building on Church Street for a larger...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2010
Last comment by dominick, on Apr 15, 2010 at 10:46 pm | 3 comments | 1505 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Simitian pushes bill to change kinder cutoff date

State Sen. Joe Simitian has joined a chorus of child-development experts in calling for California children to be 5 years...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by Lourdes Calande, on Apr 15, 2010 at 8:50 pm | 4 comments | 1660 Views

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Give Bayshore housing a look

The city's notion of not mixing housing and commercial development in the North Bayshore has run afoul of Google, its major...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2010
Last comment by Kristine, on Apr 15, 2010 at 4:03 pm | 5 comments | 1633 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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 | 1923 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 | 1401 Views

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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. 1356 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
There are no comments yet. 2297 Views

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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 | 1307 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 | 1644 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 | 1679 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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 | 1405 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
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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 | 2395 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 | 1993 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 | 2005 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. 1532 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 | 1540 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 | 1167 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 | 1912 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 | 2239 Views
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