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Gordon to hold high-speed-rail meeting in Palo Alto

California's controversial and increasingly expensive high-speed-rail system will be the subject of a public hearing hosted...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2011
Last comment by jusme, on Nov 8, 2011 at 5:24 pm | 3 comments | 2024 Views

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Split council walks away from affordable housing fee

On Tuesday the City Council had its most intense disagreement in recent memory when members split over whether to pursue...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2011
Last comment by Political Insider, on Nov 7, 2011 at 9:22 pm | 13 comments | 2537 Views

AROUND TOWN

Duck hunting season begins at Shoreline

As duck hunting season begins for a second year since the opening of the nearby Bay Trail, trail users will again hear shotgun...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2011
Last comment by USA, on Nov 7, 2011 at 7:20 pm | 19 comments | 3338 Views

MOVIES

'Lost interview' with Jobs to screen in Palo Alto

A "lost interview" with the late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs will be screened in Palo Alto Nov. 16 through Nov. 22. Parts...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2011
Last comment by Al, on Nov 7, 2011 at 2:28 pm | 1 comment | 3260 Views

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2nd Harvest Food Bank-Food Drive Nov 7-Dec 28

Together we can end local hunger. Allied Auto Works is partnering with Second Harvest Food Bank to provide for the 1 in 10...

Original post made by Allied Auto Works on Nov. 7, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1514 Views

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Toys for Tots Toy Drive-Nov 4- Dec 15

This holiday season, help Toys for Tots provide warm PJ's, a good book, special gifts and the holiday spirit to hundreds...

Original post made by Allied Auto Works on Nov. 7, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1619 Views

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Eshoo supports Occupy Wall Street protesters

U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Menlo Park, supports the Occupy Wall Street protests and said she is "surprised people weren't out...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2011
Last comment by Occupy, on Nov 5, 2011 at 7:16 pm | 11 comments | 8423 Views

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Los Altos woman accused of attempted murder

A Los Altos woman accused of stabbing her estranged husband in September at the business they owned in Redwood City pleaded...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2011
Last comment by Mr. Worldallwrong, on Nov 5, 2011 at 6:20 pm | 3 comments | 1793 Views

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Council dumps Palo Alto animal control service

Mountain View decided to break off its 18-year relationship with Palo Alto Animal Services on Tuesday night, with City Council...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2011
Last comment by John the Man, on Nov 5, 2011 at 10:49 am | 2 comments | 2094 Views

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Police arrest two in Walmart wallet-snatching spree

Police arrested two women last week in connection with a string of thefts of wallets from inside the Mountain View Walmart. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2011
Last comment by W Park Dude, on Nov 5, 2011 at 9:06 am | 10 comments | 2283 Views

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Council dumps Palo Alto animal control service

Mountain View decided to break off its 18-year relationship with Palo Alto Animal Services on Tuesday night, with City Council...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2011
Last comment by Tony, on Nov 5, 2011 at 9:01 am | 3 comments | 1887 Views

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Price tag swells for high-speed rail

The cost of California's proposed high-speed-rail system, originally pegged at about $36 billion, has nearly tripled since...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2011
Last comment by Hardin, on Nov 4, 2011 at 9:40 pm | 21 comments | 2123 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Superintendent suspicious of NCLB waiver

Although he has repeatedly criticized the No Child Left Behind act for being too restrictive, Craig Goldman, superintendent...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2011
Last comment by gcoladon, on Nov 2, 2011 at 5:16 pm | 1 comment | 2185 Views

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Dentist will swap cash for Halloween candy

A Mountain View dentist is offering cash for children's candy this Halloween. Dr. Joseph Lee launched his anti-tooth decay...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2011
Last comment by Hardin, on Nov 2, 2011 at 9:41 am | 7 comments | 2941 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman debates roll-out of 'transitional kindergarten'

Education officials with the Mountain View Whisman School District are debating how to best introduce a "transitional kindergarten"...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2011
Last comment by Headache, on Nov 2, 2011 at 8:45 am | 2 comments | 2365 Views

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Laptop stolen during Halloween party

A laptop and gold bracelet were stolen during a very large Halloween party thrown at a single-family home in the 1500 block...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2011
Last comment by sparty, on Nov 1, 2011 at 4:56 pm | 1 comment | 1744 Views

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MV Reads Together goes green

Mountain View Reads Together is going all out this year. Not only are participants asked to read Bill McKibben's book, "Eaarth,"...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2011
Last comment by Bruce Karney, on Nov 1, 2011 at 3:49 pm | 3 comments | 2192 Views

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Back to its old haunt

After a brief hiatus the city's favorite front yard Halloween attraction will be back in action this weekend. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2011
Last comment by lindaloo, on Nov 1, 2011 at 2:57 pm | 5 comments | 2559 Views

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City barks up new tree for animal control

The city is taking a serious look at switching from Palo Alto Animal Services to a Santa Clara-based service in order to...

Original post made on May. 1, 2011
Last comment by Jay, on Oct 31, 2011 at 7:57 pm | 9 comments | 4330 Views

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Home Page

You need to update your home page with fresh articles more frequently. Some Community stories you do are there for ages!...

Original post made by Lynn on Oct. 31, 2011
Last comment by Ron, on Oct 31, 2011 at 2:56 pm | 1 comment | 1818 Views
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Sam's Chowder House Palo Alto to become burger chain
By Elena Kadvany | 25 comments | 12,414 views