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Skaters say skate park overhaul is long overdue

As usual, the Rengstorff skate park was a busy place on Friday afternoon, with the sound of a dozen skateboards bouncing...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on Mar 9, 2011 at 7:23 pm | 2 comments | 1704 Views

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Free 'tipsy tow' offered for St. Patrick's Day

Drivers who have had one green beer too many on St. Patrick's Day can get a free ride home from an AAA tow truck driver tonight. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2011
Last comment by A. Reader, on Mar 17, 2011 at 7:33 pm | 2 comments | 2002 Views

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Theater review: A hit in the making

Rajiv Joseph is theater's latest prodigy, having been a Pulitzer Prize finalist in 2010 for his play "Bengal Tiger at the...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2011
Last comment by MM, on Mar 18, 2011 at 10:13 pm | 2 comments | 2216 Views

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High schools in good shape, for now

Halfway through their fiscal year the local high schools are in better financial shape than administrative officials had...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2011
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Mar 25, 2011 at 10:15 am | 2 comments | 1829 Views

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Crime brief

<B>Brazen burglars take art, furniture Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=6806 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2011
Last comment by SCOTT , on Apr 20, 2011 at 1:09 am | 2 comments | 2071 Views

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Storybook princess

Simona Poptelecan Konegen reads a story at Castro Elementary School's "Dia del Libro Festival" on Sunday, April 3. Konegen,...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2011
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Apr 8, 2011 at 4:14 pm | 2 comments | 2222 Views

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High school's great leap falls short

Mountain View High School's senior class may not have leap-frogged into the record books, but they had a lot of fun trying....

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2011
Last comment by leaper, on Apr 14, 2011 at 9:33 am | 2 comments | 2119 Views

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Legal battle brewing at strip mall

A number of Mountain View businesses in a strip mall near the Sunnyvale border may soon enter into litigation with the shopping...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2011
Last comment by USA, on Apr 14, 2011 at 2:26 pm | 2 comments | 2565 Views

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Meet baby farm animals on Deer Hollow tours

Deer Hollow Farm is opening for two spring farm tours, giving locals a chance to take the kids to meet the farm's new kids...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2011
Last comment by greycat, on Apr 14, 2011 at 4:38 pm | 2 comments | 2297 Views

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Illegal off leash dogs stealing Bubb park from kids

I'd like to know what can be done about the rogue off leash dogpark that exists on weekend mornings at Bubb Park. Over the...

Original post made by Dog Lover on Apr. 20, 2011
Last comment by Woofer, on Apr 26, 2011 at 2:31 pm | 2 comments | 1995 Views

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Council: what to do with $30 million from Google?

Now that Google has agreed to pay for a $30 million land lease up front, laying off city employees to fix the city's budget...

Original post made on May. 5, 2011
Last comment by Diane Dropik, on May 12, 2011 at 4:35 pm | 2 comments | 1999 Views

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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 | 1720 Views

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Attempted armed robbery leads to high-speed chase

A man suspected of an attempted armed robbery at Sears in Mountain View was arrested after he flipped his car during a high-speed...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2011
Last comment by Marshall, on Jun 15, 2011 at 2:42 pm | 2 comments | 1773 Views

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Tonight: Council set for final vote on Mayfield project

The City Council may finally approve the large, 250-unit housing project at 100 Mayfield Avenue this evening, though concerns...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2011
Last comment by gc, on Jul 9, 2011 at 10:17 am | 2 comments | 1794 Views

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Hospice doctor aids patients in time they have left

Dr. Ellen Brown, a medical director at the nonprofit home health care provider Pathways, specializes in offering comfort...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2011
Last comment by Steve, on Jun 22, 2011 at 5:52 pm | 2 comments | 1802 Views

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Mayfield's 260 homes nearly a done deal

While details about trees and architecture have yet to be worked out, the City Council approved a master plan for a 260-unit...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2011
Last comment by Steve, on Jun 23, 2011 at 7:31 pm | 2 comments | 1953 Views

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Offices OK'd for work furlough site

A Middlefield Road building that once housed over 100 convicts on work-furlough can soon be scraped to allow a three-story...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2011
Last comment by Nuts and Gum, on Aug 30, 2011 at 2:02 pm | 2 comments | 2075 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 | 2077 Views

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Trail connections a focus for new POST leader

Creating trail connections among open-space parcels on the Peninsula will be the next great focus of local land preservation,...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2011
Last comment by DCS, on Jul 7, 2011 at 8:38 am | 2 comments | 2521 Views

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Have shovel, will play

Max Zetlitz of Norway gets into his work at Rengstorff Park's soggy sand-play area on July 5. The 3-year-old didn't seem...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2011
Last comment by Ed, on Jul 12, 2011 at 6:32 am | 2 comments | 1680 Views
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