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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 | 1178 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 | 1460 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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 | 1281 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 | 2309 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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 | 123363 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 | 2475 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 | 5296 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 | 2832 Views

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Bus bench dedicated to William Ware

A bench dedicated to the memory of William Ware has been installed near the intersection of California Street and Escuela...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2013
Last comment by NW Resident, on Mar 15, 2013 at 5:36 pm | 11 comments | 2397 Views

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TCE: community meeting tonight

A public meeting is set for tonight following the discovery of unsafe levels of fumes from polluted groundwater evaporating...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2013
Last comment by Bill, on Mar 14, 2013 at 5:01 pm | 2 comments | 2442 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Crowd debates high school newspaper's sex articles

When Chloe Tarrasch, the Focus section editor for the Mountain View High School student newspaper, was putting together a...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2013
Last comment by Another Parent, on Mar 21, 2013 at 6:14 am | 33 comments | 12779 Views

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Thursday, March 14

[http://www.paloaltojcc.org/events/2013/03/14/cultural-arts/san-francisco-opera-center-presents-opera-jewish-soul-at-the-music-hall/...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2013
Last comment by randy albin, on Mar 14, 2013 at 1:33 pm | 1 comment | 1338 Views

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Simitian to be sworn in Sunday as county supervisor

Former state Sen. Joe Simitian will officially be sworn in as the Santa Clara County supervisor at ceremonies in Palo Alto...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2013
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Mar 14, 2013 at 8:54 pm | 4 comments | 2402 Views

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Neighbors sought stop sign where pedestrian was hit

When Mountain View resident Ruifan Ma was struck and killed last week, it was at an intersection where neighbors have wanted...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2013
Last comment by Cuesta Resident, on Mar 14, 2013 at 9:43 pm | 1 comment | 2855 Views

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Pumar returning to court

The jury selection is scheduled to begin next week in the trial of Matthew Pumar, who is on trial for the death of well-known...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2013
Last comment by resident, on Aug 1, 2013 at 5:56 pm | 4 comments | 1579 Views

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Testing and treating to reduce city's toxic vapor problem

Like toxic vapors coming out of the ground, health concerns about TCE are lingering in northeastern Mountain View. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2013
Last comment by Old Ben, on Mar 16, 2013 at 7:12 am | 5 comments | 3972 Views

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Neighbors sought stop sign where pedestrian was hit

When Mountain View resident Ruifan Ma was struck and killed last week, it was at an intersection where neighbors have wanted...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2013
Last comment by Marti, on Apr 15, 2013 at 9:07 pm | 24 comments | 2759 Views

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Second Harvest food drive short of goal

Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo counties' holiday fundraiser fell short of its goal, and now it...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2013
Last comment by Over taxed, under paid, on Mar 15, 2013 at 3:01 pm | 1 comment | 1148 Views

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Investing in our community

Our new General Plan allows sizeable increases in housing and commercial activity in the area anchored by San Antonio Road,...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2013
Last comment by Juan C, on Mar 16, 2013 at 2:47 pm | 7 comments | 1337 Views

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EPA orders NASA to clean up contaminated soil at Moffett Field

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Friday ordered NASA to take immediate and long-term actions to clean up contaminated...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2013
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Mar 25, 2013 at 1:32 pm | 8 comments | 3705 Views
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Local picks on 2015 Michelin Bib Gourmand list
By Elena Kadvany | 8 comments | 3,545 views