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Holiday Fund: Day workers give thanks to volunteers

Paul Ramirez, who found hope and help at the Day Worker Center, plans to show his appreciation to the volunteers who helped...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2014
Last comment by Susan, on Dec 8, 2014 at 9:49 am | 1 comment | 2916 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

No easy fixes for teen depression, suicide

In the wake of recent suicides on the Caltrain tracks, teen depression and school-related stress are under new scrutiny,...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2015
Last comment by Fred, on Apr 11, 2015 at 9:26 am | 3 comments | 3458 Views

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Rep. Anna Eshoo to send airplane-noise survey to Federal Aviation Administration

Acting on numerous complaints by her constituents regarding an increase in aircraft noise, Rep. Anna Eshoo has assembled...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2015
Last comment by I smell sadness, on Oct 25, 2015 at 8:22 am | 9 comments | 2317 Views

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City signals support for LinkedIn's colossal project

Perhaps the biggest and most complicated development on the horizon for Mountain View, LinkedIn's proposal for a new 10-building...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2015
Last comment by Sardene, on Oct 25, 2015 at 10:35 pm | 21 comments | 4724 Views

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Berman leads in cash raised for Assembly bid

With the race to succeed Assemblyman Rich Gordon in Sacramento heating up, Palo Alto Councilman Marc Berman is leading the...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2016
Last comment by SRB, 4 hours ago | 6 comments | 823 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

For Freestyle students, making books is child's play

After several months of writing and designing their own children's books, local high school students read their tales of...

Original post made on May. 30, 2008
Last comment by Molly, on May 30, 2008 at 8:55 pm | 1 comment | 3628 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mountain View robotics heads to nationals

The Mountain View High School robotics team is heading to a national tournament in Atlanta after winning the Silicon Valley...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2009
Last comment by Sheri Morrison, on Mar 16, 2009 at 7:54 pm | 3 comments | 2881 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PACT's new campus readies for first day

Mountain View officially has a new school beginning next week, when young students arrive for their first day at Stevenson...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2009
Last comment by confused, on Jan 20, 2010 at 9:04 pm | 9 comments | 2857 Views

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Poll indicates green light for green bond

A recent telephone survey of district residents has led Mountain View-Los Altos School District officials to believe they...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2009
Last comment by USA, on Nov 11, 2009 at 10:25 pm | 1 comment | 1972 Views

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Man killed at San Antonio Caltrain station

An unidentified "adult male" apparently stepped off the San Antonio Station passenger platform into the path of a speeding...

Original post made on May. 4, 2010
Last comment by Caltrain Commuter, on Jun 14, 2010 at 5:59 pm | 21 comments | 3923 Views

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Later, skaters

It's got four wheels, but it's not a skateboard. Brendan Gutierrez, 9, and his sisters Madeline, 11, and Mary, 7, play with...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2010
Last comment by the299crew, on Jul 30, 2010 at 11:13 am | 2 comments | 1429 Views

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Woman suffers minor injuries after being attacked

Police are searching for a man who reportedly attacked a Mountain View woman late last night while she was walking on Rengstorff...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2011
Last comment by Trevea, on Jan 12, 2011 at 12:42 am | 19 comments | 1914 Views

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Squirrels fight back

Just as it was being announced the city had trapped its first squirrel at Cuesta Park, one of the ill-reputed critters attacked...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2011
Last comment by James Dioxn, on Jun 26, 2013 at 10:02 am | 9 comments | 4436 Views

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Cubberley still an option for Foothill expansion

Faced with conflicting arguments and clashing priorities, Palo Alto officials defied dozens of citizens Monday night and...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2011
Last comment by Bruce Karney, on Jun 29, 2011 at 2:01 pm | 2 comments | 2000 Views

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Fresh & Busy

The new Fresh & Easy grocery store at Rengstorff Avenue and Middlefield Road drew a huge crowd to its opening on Wednesday...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2012
Last comment by Palo Altan, on Jan 16, 2012 at 2:55 pm | 7 comments | 1882 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

When background checks miss the mark

How a Peninsula private school unknowingly hired a teacher with a decades-long history of child molestation allegations....

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Apr 12, 2012 at 8:15 am | 7 comments | 2029 Views

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Hospital expects a profitable 2013

Officials with El Camino Hospital are expecting 2013 to be a good year with a $56 million profit for the Mountain View-based...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2012
Last comment by Taxpayer, on Jun 26, 2012 at 8:35 pm | 2 comments | 1753 Views

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Sapce shuttle's last flight delights crowds

A massive crowd gathered on the tarmac at Moffett Federal Airfield Friday morning, Sept. 21, to watch the historic last flight...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Sep 27, 2012 at 9:35 pm | 1 comment | 1867 Views

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Council member Laura Macias says farewell

After eight years on the job, City Council member Laura Macias went to her final council meeting last week and is now saying...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2012
Last comment by USA, on Dec 27, 2012 at 1:36 pm | 7 comments | 3265 Views

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New suit claims high-speed-rail officials 'misled' public

Just weeks after California's high-speed rail project withstood a court challenge from a group of Peninsula cities, the agency...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2013
Last comment by John, on Mar 24, 2013 at 9:47 am | 20 comments | 4930 Views
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