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High-speed rail hits speedbump in its Caltrain partnership

What was billed as a historic occasion for the California High-Speed Rail Authority and its Bay Area partners ended on an...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2013
Last comment by Ted Crocker, on Mar 7, 2013 at 8:35 am | 9 comments | 1046 Views

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TCE: Apartment owner changes stance on toxics testing

An apartment building owner has finally allowed the Environmental Protection Agency to see if unsafe levels of toxic vapors...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2013
Last comment by John, on Mar 8, 2013 at 6:42 pm | 4 comments | 975 Views

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VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Telecommuting Ban

What's your take on the Yahoo! ban on working from home? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=6715&e=y...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2013
Last comment by DC, on Mar 14, 2013 at 8:29 pm | 8 comments | 1570 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Neighbors express fears over toxic plume

In a meeting with residents of Mountain View's Wagon Wheel neighborhood on Sunday, EPA officials addressed fears about the...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2013
Last comment by Old Ben, on Mar 12, 2013 at 12:12 am | 3 comments | 1262 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bullis passes on litigation 'pause'

An official with the Los Altos School District said he was disappointed to receive official notice that Bullis Charter School...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2013
Last comment by Waldo, on Mar 12, 2013 at 8:57 am | 15 comments | 967 Views

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High-speed rail hits speedbump in its Caltrain partnership

What was billed as a historic occasion for the California High-Speed Rail Authority and its Bay Area partners ended on an...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2013
Last comment by Cuesta Resident, on Mar 7, 2013 at 10:14 pm | 1 comment | 1789 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Nelson pushes for fire sprinklers

Just as he promised, a local school board trustee is continuing his push to get fire sprinklers installed throughout the...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2013
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Mar 17, 2013 at 1:25 pm | 6 comments | 2697 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Little League should drop religious pledge, stick to baseball

Where would you expect someone to ask my 11-year-old to pledge aloud, in front of hundreds of onlookers, "I trust in God"? Read...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2013
Last comment by Kevin Walsh, on Mar 9, 2013 at 4:30 am | 21 comments | 1070 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Surprising stall on school projects

The Mountain View Whisman School District's board of trustees is prioritizing projects funded by the $198 million Measure...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2013
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Mar 8, 2013 at 11:20 am | 2 comments | 1025 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Trustees question Measure G management

The Mountain View Whisman School District's board of trustees is prioritizing projects funded by the $198 million Measure...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2013
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Mar 16, 2013 at 7:16 pm | 12 comments | 1426 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Beer brings people together

A pristine Harley-Davidson motorcycle glimmers in the front window of Jane's Beer Store in Mountain View while rows of bottled...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2013
Last comment by Jes' Sayin', on Mar 9, 2013 at 1:42 am | 2 comments | 1105 Views

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Monday, March 11

[http://viewpointsgallery.com/ ==B Art:== 'Wild Heart of One Bird Singing'] Works from a new book by watercolor painter/scientific...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2013
Last comment by randy albin, on Mar 11, 2013 at 1:52 pm | 1 comment | 781 Views

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Free help with tax returns

Convinced you are entitled to more money on your tax return, but not sure how to file without spending your hard-earned cash?...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2013
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Mar 11, 2013 at 4:40 pm | 1 comment | 915 Views

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Rengstorff area bike tour highlights need for safer streets

Mounted on their bikes, a group of residents and city officials rolled through the Rengstorff Park neighborhood on Saturday...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2013
Last comment by William Symons, on Mar 12, 2013 at 4:32 am | 1 comment | 1036 Views

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Woman smashes man's phone at gas station, police say

A Palo Alto woman was arrested on the morning of March 9 after allegedly pushing a gas station attendant and then running...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2013
Last comment by Sam, on Mar 16, 2013 at 9:47 pm | 12 comments | 959 Views

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Tesla delays electric SUV, speeds government loan payment

In February of last year, Palo Alto-based Tesla Motors said it would begin production on it newest line of all-electric vehicles,...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2013
Last comment by the_punnisher, on Mar 13, 2013 at 3:58 pm | 3 comments | 986 Views

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Movie theater proposed for San Antonio shopping center

Developer Merlone Geier has significantly revised its proposal for phase two at San Antonio Shopping Center to include an...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2013
Last comment by MW, on Apr 4, 2013 at 1:08 am | 77 comments | 21305 Views

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Crews to film 'Silicon Valley' TV show in Palo Alto

A film crew will be in downtown Palo Alto to film an HBO television show pilot today (Tuesday), according to the city. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2013
Last comment by Bogaigh, on Mar 12, 2013 at 5:04 pm | 2 comments | 1041 Views

RESTAURANTS

Esther's busted for bread recycling bin

After promising a $1,000-a-day fine on Esther's German Bakery for using a private company to recycle old bread, the city...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2013
Last comment by Daniel P., on Mar 17, 2013 at 11:45 am | 31 comments | 3305 Views

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Crews film 'Silicon Valley' TV show in Palo Alto

A film crew was in downtown Palo Alto on March 12 to film an HBO television show pilot directed by Mike Judge. Read the...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2013
Last comment by ORACLE, on Mar 13, 2013 at 4:16 pm | 1 comment | 1022 Views
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