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Caltrain posts new suicide-prevention signs

Suicide-prevention signs along the Caltrain tracks will be updated as part of a nation-wide study on whether they are effective....

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by Just my viewpoint, on Oct 3, 2010 at 9:39 pm | 3 comments | 2326 Views

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HSR officials wrestle with 'conflict' finding

Two members of the California High-Speed Rail Authority board of directors could be serving on the board in violation of...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2010
Last comment by Hardin, on Oct 1, 2010 at 6:49 am | 3 comments | 2003 Views

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Actor Harrison Ford pays a visit to Palo Alto

There was no bullwhip and no rakish fedora when Hollywood icon Harrison Ford came to Palo Alto Friday. Instead the actor...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2010
Last comment by reader, on Oct 18, 2010 at 5:57 pm | 3 comments | 2519 Views

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And finally, it's moving day

After 14 years of moving between temporary locations it was a big day for the Day Worker Center of Mountain View. On Wednesday,...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by Raging Grannies, on Nov 27, 2010 at 5:52 pm | 3 comments | 2600 Views

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$7,500 reward for Mountain View native missing in Santa Cruz

A Mountain View family is offering $7,500 for information leading to the location of their son, Michael DiVerde, who suffers...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2010
Last comment by Thom, on Nov 2, 2010 at 1:55 pm | 3 comments | 3010 Views

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Liz Kniss to join Caltrain board of directors

Santa Clara County Supervisor Liz Kniss will join the Caltrain board of directors in January, giving Palo Alto and other...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2010
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Nov 10, 2010 at 3:30 pm | 3 comments | 4374 Views

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Hangar One saved, almost

In a move that seems to make the restoration of Hangar One all but a done deal, NASA officials have agreed to spend $20 million...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by local yokel, on Nov 21, 2010 at 7:55 pm | 3 comments | 2361 Views

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65 more homes coming to Evelyn Avenue

The City Council unanimously approved another large housing project along Evelyn Avenue on Tuesday, replacing a slew of auto...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2010
Last comment by Daniel t., on Aug 17, 2011 at 3:49 pm | 3 comments | 3506 Views

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Hangar One funding lost

Congresswoman Anna Eshoo has declared dead an $8 million request for Hangar One, which means the icon's massive steel skeleton...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Dec 26, 2010 at 5:49 pm | 3 comments | 2420 Views

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Jury at an impasse in Carbajal trial

The jury in the trial of Pedro Carbajal ended the week at an impasse Thursday, with the judge ordering them to take a three-day...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2011
Last comment by Neighbor, on Feb 12, 2011 at 8:06 am | 3 comments | 2573 Views

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Navy agrees to clean up Moffett TCE fumes

Resolving a dispute with the Environmental Protection Agency, the United States Navy has agreed to take responsibility for...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2011
Last comment by Bobby, on Feb 25, 2011 at 10:05 am | 3 comments | 8785 Views

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Jobless rates on the rise across Bay Area

Unemployment has increased in several counties across the San Francisco Bay Area, according to a state report released Friday. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2011
Last comment by Know-It-All, on Mar 11, 2011 at 1:50 pm | 3 comments | 2051 Views

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Hacking the wind

Silicon Valley's geek ethos, which views problem-solving more as recreation than responsibility, propelled a Mountain View...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2011
Last comment by dfb, on Mar 12, 2011 at 10:20 pm | 3 comments | 1962 Views

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Senior day care at risk

The state may soon cut Medi-Cal reimbursements to a Mountain View center that provides healthcare and daycare services to...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2011
Last comment by Phil Lawson, on Mar 10, 2011 at 12:50 pm | 3 comments | 2061 Views

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Rub elbows with local representatives

The League of Women Voters is hosting a meet-and-greet with elected officials for the people of Mountain View and Los Altos,...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2011
Last comment by Organic_Nuts, on Mar 18, 2011 at 8:54 pm | 3 comments | 1956 Views

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Empty bowls fundraiser for local homeless

Community Services Agency is hosting its annual "Empty Bowls: Souper Bowl," fundraiser to raise money for the homeless in...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2011
Last comment by Martin, on Apr 2, 2011 at 5:12 pm | 3 comments | 2105 Views

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Hospital board needs lesson in transparency

Taxpayers in the El Camino Hospital District have to be disappointed in the secretive way CEO Ken Graham was terminated in...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2011
Last comment by Another Voter, on Apr 5, 2011 at 11:42 am | 3 comments | 4029 Views

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Mountain View to share dispatch system with Palo Alto, Los Altos

While other Peninsula cities are preparing to merge or outsource their public-safety departments, Mountain View, Palo Alto...

Original post made on May. 3, 2011
Last comment by A Cow Tent, on May 3, 2011 at 3:13 pm | 3 comments | 2512 Views

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Another roadblock for Hangar One?

As if it won't be disheartening enough to see Moffett Field's historic Hangar One reduced to a bare skeletal frame this year,...

Original post made on May. 10, 2011
Last comment by Truth, on May 11, 2011 at 6:46 am | 3 comments | 2407 Views

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Board affirms superintendent choice with unanimous vote

The Menlo Park City School District board unanimously approved a three-year contract Tuesday night that will install Maurice...

Original post made on May. 12, 2011
Last comment by concerned, on May 12, 2011 at 4:04 pm | 3 comments | 3525 Views
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