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OTHER ISSUES

Bay Area rainfall to date falls short

The amount of rain in the San Francisco Bay Area in the 2015-16 rainfall season is less than same period last year and less...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2016
Last comment by hmm, on Jan 11, 2016 at 6:12 pm | 5 comments | 2205 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Breast cancer detection bill passes Legislature

A new breast cancer detection bill authored by State Sen. Joe Simitian, D-Palo Alto, passed the California Legislature Monday,...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2011
Last comment by kimwhit, on Sep 18, 2011 at 11:20 am | 6 comments | 2205 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man robs adult video store

A man held up the adult video and book store on El Camino Real on Dec. 30, threatening the on-duty clerk with what he claimed...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2011
Last comment by a, on Jan 10, 2011 at 11:57 am | 10 comments | 2205 Views

OTHER ISSUES

$1 million Palo Alto Prize seeks to 'cure' aging

A newly established Silicon Valley-based prize to "hack the code of life and cure aging" was launched yesterday, Sept. 9. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2014
Last comment by Study old people, on Sep 11, 2014 at 5:57 pm | 3 comments | 2205 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police find missing patrol car

Mountain View police found a patrol car on Sunday that was stolen from a Shoreline Amphitheatre concert on Friday night. Read...

Original post made on May. 24, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Hahahaha, on May 27, 2009 at 9:02 pm | 6 comments | 2205 Views

OTHER ISSUES

White House may decide Hangar's fate

"The highest levels" of the federal government are now deciding whether to accept an offer from Google's founders to restore...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2012
Last comment by Mitch, on Feb 19, 2012 at 3:50 pm | 9 comments | 2204 Views

AROUND TOWN

Jewelry stolen in burglary on Anna Avenue

Various gold jewelry was stolen from a home in the 300 block of Anna Avenue sometime between 10:45 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. on...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2011
Last comment by , on Aug 16, 2011 at 9:29 am | 4 comments | 2204 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Healthcare reform: quality, not quantity

Are El Camino Hospital's patients happy with their care? In anticipation of the unrolling of the Obama Administration's healthcare...

Original post made on May. 23, 2011
Last comment by gcoladon, on May 23, 2011 at 4:37 pm | 4 comments | 2204 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rengstorff area bike tour highlights need for safer streets

Mounted on their bikes, a group of residents and city officials rolled through the Rengstorff Park neighborhood on Saturday...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2013
Last comment by William Symons, on Mar 12, 2013 at 4:32 am | 1 comment | 2204 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Two train fatalities in two days

Two people were killed by trains in as many days after the victims lingered on the tracks north of Mountain View. Authorities...

Original post made on May. 9, 2009
Last comment by SP Dave, on Jul 28, 2009 at 10:21 pm | 3 comments | 2204 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Air district board approves $20M for Caltrain electrification project

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District board today approved $20 million in funding for a Caltrain electrification project...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2015
Last comment by Excellent!, on Jul 31, 2015 at 8:54 am | 5 comments | 2204 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local artist brings the ordinary to life

Haiying Yang says the simple brightness of a hand-painted silk scarf might be just the thing people are looking for in these...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2009
Last comment by natalie, on May 23, 2010 at 6:20 pm | 3 comments | 2203 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council delays vote on revised Annex flood basin plan

Taking the advice of city attorney Jannie Quinn, the City Council delayed a vote on the Cuesta Annex flood basin that was...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2012
Last comment by cuesta neighbor, on Jun 21, 2012 at 6:07 pm | 7 comments | 2203 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foundation gives high schools $700,000

Despite steep state budget cuts, the high schools will continue to offer certain academic programs to students, such as career...

Original post made on May. 20, 2009
Last comment by George St Clair, on May 20, 2009 at 12:10 pm | 1 comment | 2203 Views

OTHER ISSUES

DUI crackdown continues through New Year's Day

The Mountain View Police Department continues to crack down on drunken drivers. The department's annual "Avoid the 13" program...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2013
Last comment by UC Davis Grad, on Dec 26, 2013 at 5:18 pm | 2 comments | 2203 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Judge: LASD may split Bullis

In the latest decision in the ongoing legal battle between Bullis Charter School and the Los Altos School District, a judge...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2013
Last comment by Just Say No to Kool-Aide, on Jul 8, 2013 at 3:59 pm | 23 comments | 2202 Views

AROUND TOWN

Power Outage 2 Nights in a Row???

And at the same hours (8-10pm)!!!! Sunday night, it started with a series of brown outs which nearly killed my electronics,...

Original post made by darkness on Apr. 13, 2009
Last comment by Jen, on Apr 15, 2009 at 8:33 pm | 5 comments | 2202 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Report: Silicon Valley incomes continue upsurge

Silicon Valley's median household income rose to $98,500 from 2013 to 2014, the Joint Venture Silicon Valley's Institute...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2015
Last comment by @@resident, on Oct 6, 2015 at 11:44 am | 6 comments | 2202 Views

ELECTIONS

Jeff Rosen edges out Dolores Carr in DA race

Challenger Jeff Rosen narrowly defeated Santa Clara County incumbent District Attorney Dolores Carr Tuesday in an election...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2010
Last comment by Frank, on Jun 9, 2010 at 2:58 pm | 1 comment | 2201 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 | 2201 Views
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