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Attempted robbery leads to broken bones

An elderly man suffered broken bones when he was knocked to the ground during an attempted robbery near the corner of Villa...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2011
Last comment by Old Ben, on Oct 26, 2011 at 11:24 pm | 3 comments | 1381 Views

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Paver hit by truck in Fry's parking lot, dies

A paver working in the parking lot of Fry's Electronics at 340 Portage Ave. in Palo Alto Tuesday evening was struck and killed...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2011
Last comment by USA, on Oct 26, 2011 at 11:36 pm | 1 comment | 1813 Views

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Hubbub over fate of Bubb's 'peace tree'

A group of students at Bubb Elementary are gathering signatures from their classmates, parents and teachers in order to petition...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2011
Last comment by Truth be Told, on Oct 28, 2011 at 8:00 pm | 9 comments | 1742 Views

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Google pays $100 million for offices

If Google is aiming to use every property in North Bayshore it added a huge piece to the puzzle last week, paying $100 million...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2011
Last comment by Mr. Nice, on Oct 30, 2011 at 10:22 am | 5 comments | 1656 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 the full...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2011
Last comment by Doctor Killjoy, on Oct 27, 2011 at 11:12 pm | 1 comment | 1599 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 | 2168 Views

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Students meet star of SF Ballet

A few weeks ago the students and families of Bayer Ballet Academy welcomed Gennadi Nedvigin, principal dancer of the San...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2011
Last comment by Caryn Coleman , on Oct 31, 2011 at 7:50 am | 1 comment | 1693 Views

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New grocer aims to satisfy downtown

After several failed attempts to bring a new grocery store downtown, city officials and downtown residents may be surprised...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2011
Last comment by Lou, on Nov 9, 2011 at 12:13 pm | 16 comments | 1509 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 | 1435 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 | 1900 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 | 1795 Views

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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 | 2813 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 | 1501 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 | 1551 Views

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Shooting birds, with a camera

The photo exhibit "Birds at Shoreline: Aflight!" is wrapping up on Nov. 20, leaving two more weeks for people to see photos...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2011
Last comment by hunter, on Nov 8, 2011 at 8:01 pm | 3 comments | 1559 Views

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FEMA to test Emergency Alert System nationwide

The Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Federal Communications Commission will take over television and radio Wednesday...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2011
Last comment by willie, on Nov 8, 2011 at 11:13 pm | 2 comments | 1300 Views

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Dittmer's to leave Mountain View

A popular Mountain view butcher shop and delicatessen that shut down after a fire in January, Dittmer's Gourmet Meats and...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2011
Last comment by DCS, on Nov 13, 2011 at 3:26 pm | 6 comments | 1657 Views

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Making a veteran's day

Maj. Thomas W. Keegan kisses his son Tom at a medal ceremony held at Moffett Field on Saturday, Nov. 5. Keegan was awarded...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2011
Last comment by Ned, on Nov 10, 2011 at 3:02 pm | 2 comments | 1408 Views

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Heaps of hazards for garbage sorters

Most people see the improper disposal of hazardous waste to be an environmental problem, but locally it has exposed garbage...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2011
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Nov 14, 2011 at 4:01 pm | 5 comments | 8190 Views

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Workers dig up Native America skull

Construction workers happened on what is believed to be a 100-year-old Native American skull while working on a housing development...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2011
Last comment by SteveDodge, on Nov 10, 2011 at 5:42 pm | 1 comment | 1487 Views
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