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AROUND TOWN

Update on injured bicyclist Tuesday a.m.?

Wondering if anyone knows what happened to the bicyclist who collapsed or had been hit at Rengstorff and Central Expressway...

Original post made by Jennifer on Apr. 14, 2009
Last comment by Jennifer, on Apr 15, 2009 at 10:21 am | 2 comments | 2252 Views

ELECTIONS

Pear parcel blocks path plans

After seeing some drawings of a parkway running through his family's property, former Council member Matt Pear spoke up to...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2010
Last comment by "Just Think About It", on Sep 14, 2010 at 8:29 pm | 2 comments | 3752 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto police nab serial robber

Palo Alto police arrested a man early this morning who may be responsible for five unsolved robberies in Palo Alto and several...

Original post made on May. 24, 2011
Last comment by Silly rabbit, on May 24, 2011 at 2:45 pm | 2 comments | 1687 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bee enthusiast upset over hive's removal

One Mountain View resident is upset that a beehive was removed from a tree on the 700 block of Independence Avenue. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2012
Last comment by Teresa, on Apr 13, 2013 at 12:27 pm | 2 comments | 2003 Views

RESTAURANTS

Shop Talk: ribs ramp-up; kids' coding school

In this week's Shop Talk column: a local car wash ribs stop kicks it up a notch; Palo Alto's florists continue to disappear;...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2014
Last comment by UC Davis Grad, on Aug 4, 2014 at 1:22 pm | 2 comments | 3648 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police release sketches of bathroom groper, peeper

Palo Alto police released Saturday a sketch of a man who allegedly groped another man using a urinal inside a Macy's restroom...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2015
Last comment by Restroom, on Feb 19, 2015 at 10:44 am | 2 comments | 3154 Views

OTHER ISSUES

State snowpack levels improve, but still below normal

When surveyors climbed to a peak in the Sierra Nevada today, they found a welcome sight that wasn't there last year: snow. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2016
Last comment by John , on Apr 2, 2016 at 4:23 pm | 2 comments | 1114 Views

AROUND TOWN

Grant Road Farm - what happened to the yellow flowers?

I just noticed that they plowed the Grant Road field over the weekend. It was beautiful last week all covered with yellow...

Original post made by View_reader on Mar. 10, 2008
Last comment by Daniel Mart, on Mar 21, 2009 at 12:35 pm | 2 comments | 3123 Views

AROUND TOWN

Owner's empty lot could be new home for the Bakotich house

The city's second oldest home may have a savior in Ellyn Berner, who was thinking about selling her vacant lot on Pettis...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2010
Last comment by Huh?, on Jun 21, 2010 at 2:19 pm | 2 comments | 1295 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council struggles with plans for North Bayshore

In the first real City Council meeting of the year, members found themselves wrestling with a monstrous task — how...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2014
Last comment by Knower, on Feb 2, 2014 at 2:28 pm | 2 comments | 4836 Views

OTHER ISSUES

New direction proposed for Palo Alto's shuttle program

Palo Alto's tiny fleet of city-run shuttle buses may soon see a dramatic expansion, including a doubling of buses on the...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2014
Last comment by PA Resident, on Oct 28, 2014 at 7:49 pm | 2 comments | 2541 Views

AROUND TOWN

Yoriko Kishimoto named to open space district board Monday night

Former Palo Alto Mayor Yoriko Kishimoto was named to the board of the Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District Monday night,...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2010
Last comment by Jimmae, on Dec 3, 2010 at 8:37 am | 2 comments | 2482 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council gives green light to Lt. Ballard post office dedication

On Tuesday the City Council endorsed the dedication of the Hope Street post office in memory of fallen U.S. Army Lt. Ken...

Original post made on May. 23, 2012
Last comment by Garrett, on May 24, 2012 at 7:46 pm | 2 comments | 3044 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Judge may rule Friday on Peninsula rail plan

A Sacramento County Superior Court judge is expected to rule Friday on whether the California High Speed Rail Authority must...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2009
Last comment by Ben, on Oct 9, 2009 at 10:10 am | 2 comments | 2269 Views

AROUND TOWN

Owner's empty lot could be new home for the Bakotich house

The city's second oldest home may have a savior in Ellyn Berner, who was thinking about selling her vacant lot on Pettis...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2010
Last comment by JP, on Jun 21, 2010 at 3:34 pm | 2 comments | 1315 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Officials report on devastating San Bruno blaze

State and local elected officials joined the San Bruno police and fire chiefs this morning at a press conference to answer...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2010
Last comment by pete, on Sep 10, 2010 at 9:25 pm | 2 comments | 19008 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police dog helps cops find heroin

The Mountain View Police Department's drug sniffing dog, Zeus, helped officers locate 11 grams of heroin Friday evening. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2014
Last comment by Mr Niceo, on Feb 4, 2014 at 7:13 am | 2 comments | 3033 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'I have put my heart and soul into it'

Ten years ago, former Mountain View educator Gay Krause started her second career, taking over an abandoned building on the...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2009
Last comment by Parent, on Feb 4, 2009 at 6:52 am | 2 comments | 2783 Views

AROUND TOWN

Locals gather to watch LCROSS smack moon

More than 500 people camped out at Moffett Field in the pre-dawn hours this morning to watch NASA's Lunar Crater Observation...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2009
Last comment by Mike Zelinski, on Oct 11, 2009 at 11:08 am | 2 comments | 1638 Views

AROUND TOWN

First winter "spare the air" day is today

Weather conditions forecast for today are expected to create unhealthy air quality and have prompted officials to declare...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2010
Last comment by andrea gemmet, on Dec 2, 2010 at 6:29 pm | 2 comments | 2215 Views
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