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Drowned kayaker remembered by neighbors

Donnie Foster, who died while kayaking off the Mendocino Coast Nov. 23, was remembered by Old Mountain View residents this...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2010
Last comment by Dina Cheyette, on Dec 5, 2010 at 6:19 pm | 2 comments | 2611 Views


Navy: Moffett's toxic vapors not our problem

Toxic fumes will continue to collect inside some of Moffett Field's buildings while the U.S. Navy and NASA disagree on who...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2010
Last comment by your tax dollars at work, on Dec 9, 2010 at 12:19 pm | 2 comments | 2972 Views


For the love of sandwiches

In the noontime line at Ike's Place at Stanford University, a line that curves around the spacious, light-filled Forbes Family...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2010
Last comment by Big Fan, on Dec 10, 2010 at 3:08 pm | 2 comments | 4447 Views


Students take pride in solar

Students at Mountain View and Los Altos high schools are beginning to learn a lot more about solar energy this year, and...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2010
Last comment by USA, on Dec 12, 2010 at 5:06 pm | 2 comments | 2236 Views


Give a dog a home

Local shelters, facing influx of dogs, offer "name your price" adoptions. Santa Clara County animal shelters are also seeking...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2010
Last comment by MS, on Dec 14, 2010 at 8:28 am | 2 comments | 2054 Views


Tasty Turkish fare

Mediterranean cuisine has long been a local restaurant favorite. Downtown Palo Alto has its fair share: oak-fired rotisserie...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2010
Last comment by southbaygal, on Dec 25, 2010 at 3:18 pm | 2 comments | 3941 Views


Second quake shakes Midpeninsula Sunday

Two earthquakes, apparently along the Cascade fault line, shook parts of the Midpeninsula Sunday, the first occurring at...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2010
Last comment by James, on Dec 20, 2010 at 6:16 pm | 2 comments | 2123 Views


Ex-con arrested in June killing of David Lewis

An ex-convict, Greg Elarms, 58, of Pittsburg, has been arrested in connection with the June fatal shooting of East Palo Alto...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2010
Last comment by derrick w, on Jan 2, 2011 at 11:03 pm | 2 comments | 2019 Views


Minivan stolen from garage while family sleeps

A gray, 2008 Honda Odyssey minivan was stolen out of the garage of a home on the 3300 block of Brower Avenue sometime during...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2010
Last comment by The Eye, on Dec 21, 2010 at 5:01 pm | 2 comments | 2087 Views


Castro Street Caltrain Ped Crossing Project (Rengsdorf & Mary?)

The Caltrain pedestrian crossing project at Castro Street is finally taking shape. The idea of the improvements may have...

Original post made by maguro_01 on Dec. 23, 2010
Last comment by maguro_01, on Dec 25, 2010 at 12:07 pm | 2 comments | 1874 Views


Christmas greetings from afar

Mountain View native Isamar Gomez will be spending her Christmas in Afghanistan, where she is stationed as an intelligence...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2010
Last comment by homegirl, on Dec 25, 2010 at 10:11 am | 2 comments | 2274 Views


Caltrain fare hikes, service changes on tap

Caltrain officials are reminding the public that fare increases and service changes are set to go into effect on Jan....

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2010
Last comment by Birther, on Dec 29, 2010 at 8:01 pm | 2 comments | 1750 Views


$10,000 reward offered for armed-robber info

A $10,000 reward for information leading to the apprehension of the man who is committing armed robberies in Palo Alto has...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2010
Last comment by John the Man, on Dec 28, 2010 at 5:11 pm | 2 comments | 1817 Views


Class breaks down college barriers At-risk kids learn how to get into higher education

Sometimes, the most important step in getting at-risk youths to consider college is simply getting them to believe they can...

Original post made on Jan. 1, 2011
Last comment by Mountain View Resident, on Jan 5, 2011 at 10:59 pm | 2 comments | 2171 Views


A right to health care

As far as Cheryl Canning is concerned, health care is a human right. And by all accounts, the doctors, nurses, medical professionals...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2011
Last comment by GOA, on Jan 8, 2011 at 3:04 pm | 2 comments | 1700 Views


City looking at busy year in 2011

It may prove to be one of the most pivotal years in city history, for the simple reason that a new city manager will be hired...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2011
Last comment by KD, on Jan 12, 2011 at 2:01 pm | 2 comments | 1536 Views


Incision-free cancer surgery at 91

Sitting on a faded champagne-colored loveseat — decorated with a floral pattern and a variety of well-worn throw pillows...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2011
Last comment by ernie, on Jan 14, 2011 at 6:59 am | 2 comments | 2044 Views


Litter pick up set for MLK Day

The Day Worker Center of Mountain View is honoring Martin Luther King Day by leading a trash pick-up around the Rengstorff...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2011
Last comment by USA, on Jan 14, 2011 at 9:05 am | 2 comments | 1689 Views


A truly hearty breakfast

On chilly and not so chilly mornings, I love waking to thoughts of a bounteous breakfast. My lifestyle doesn't allow for...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2011
Last comment by Mel, on Jan 19, 2011 at 5:50 pm | 2 comments | 3436 Views


Actor Rainn Wilson hits the book circuit

Actor Rainn Wilson, who plays an egomaniacal paper salesman in the TV show "The Office," spoke at a packed Books Inc. on...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2011
Last comment by CG, on Jan 18, 2011 at 5:06 am | 2 comments | 3795 Views
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