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AROUND TOWN

City could pull off a balanced budget

While the "Great Recession" has forced other cities to make painful budget cuts and run large deficits, it appears that Mountain...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2010
Last comment by Citizen, on Jun 15, 2010 at 9:07 am | 6 comments | 1453 Views

AROUND TOWN

New library fee spurs soul-searching by board

Palo Alto and Mountain View residents who make use of the county's vast library collection available in Los Altos libraries...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2011
Last comment by John Q Public, on Jun 17, 2011 at 8:16 pm | 1 comment | 1453 Views

BOOKS

High speed chase ends in arrests

A high-speed chase through Mountain View turned into a manhunt Thursday night, after the car police were pursuing collided...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2013
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Jun 17, 2013 at 1:04 pm | 13 comments | 1453 Views

ELECTIONS

P.E. issue pulls in candidates

The outpouring of parent support last May for a ninth-grade P.E. exemption may have a lingering effect going into the November...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2014
Last comment by Susan, on Aug 18, 2014 at 3:16 pm | 1 comment | 1453 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kohl's comes to San Antonio

Visitors to the San Antonio shopping complex will now be able to shop at Kohl's, which opened its doors Wednesday in Mountain...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2009
Last comment by Gran, on Oct 10, 2009 at 2:23 pm | 1 comment | 1452 Views

AROUND TOWN

Heavy rain, high winds expected to last

Monday's heavy rain and high winds are expected to last through the week and bring nearly 10 inches of rain to the Bay Area,...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2010
Last comment by HandyAndy, on Jan 19, 2010 at 9:04 am | 1 comment | 1452 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools will be hardest hit by falling property values, assessor says

The Santa Clara County Assessor's Office today announced $21.4 billion in property value reductions on approximately 118,000...

Original post made on May. 24, 2010
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on May 24, 2010 at 8:32 pm | 3 comments | 1452 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Cities challenge state budget measure cutting redevelopment districts

A spokesman for the state government said today that officials are confident a new lawsuit will not derail a state budget...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2011
Last comment by Shoreline, on Jul 21, 2011 at 11:38 am | 4 comments | 1452 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hangar One petition on its way to Congress

A petition to save Hangar One at Moffett Field has reached over 2,400 signatures, 1,500 of which were obtained at the recent...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2011
Last comment by Gerry, on Sep 26, 2011 at 11:37 pm | 10 comments | 1452 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why Yoga?

Why Yoga? Why should you take your “fun” time after work and come to a yoga studio to do a mind body practice like yoga...

Original post made by Darcy Elman on Dec. 12, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1452 Views

AROUND TOWN

Zuckerberg calls for immigration reform

The push for immigration reform got a boost last night when Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg gave opening remarks for a film...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2013
Last comment by Mcbutters, on Aug 9, 2013 at 10:12 am | 11 comments | 1452 Views

ELECTIONS

Charter school-district accord a welcome step

There was good news earlier this month from the Los Altos School District about the possible signing of a five-year agreement...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2014
Last comment by This isn't over, on Aug 1, 2014 at 8:18 am | 34 comments | 1452 Views

AROUND TOWN

Silicon Valley report shows a 'region at risk'

In an exhaustive study of the region's economy and health, Joint Venture: Silicon Valley Network says the rise of countries...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2010
Last comment by Old Ben, on Feb 18, 2010 at 12:46 am | 17 comments | 1451 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Free vehicle check up at Eco Lube Center, October 3

October is Fall Car Care Month and a great opportunity to make sure that your vehicle is ready for winter and up-to-date...

Original post made by ECO LUBE CENTER on Sep. 8, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1451 Views

OTHER ISSUES

VIDEO: Assemblyman Jerry Hill discusses pipeline safety

California Assemblyman Jerry Hill, D-San Mateo, spoke about pipeline safety and the Sept. 9, 2010, explosion in San Bruno...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2012
Last comment by Stephan, on Feb 1, 2012 at 10:21 pm | 1 comment | 1451 Views

AROUND TOWN

King Tuttles

Four members of The Tuttles with AJ Lee — a five-piece bluegrass group playing this weekend at First Presbyterian Church...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2010
Last comment by Anonymous, on Jan 24, 2010 at 1:02 am | 1 comment | 1450 Views

AROUND TOWN

Housing groups get a break in restoring old homes

With a few changes to city codes, the City Council is encouraging historic preservation and potentially saving the 19 households...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2012
Last comment by Carol, on Feb 18, 2012 at 9:58 am | 7 comments | 1450 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Immigrant House saved, for now

The City Council voted Tuesday to save what is possibly the city's oldest home still standing in its original location, the...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2012
Last comment by Garrett, on Oct 29, 2012 at 4:29 pm | 20 comments | 1450 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council cuts solar panel fees for businesses

The City Council approved lower fees for commercial solar panel installations Tuesday after a study by the Sierra Club found...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2009
Last comment by Bruce Karney, on Nov 6, 2009 at 5:30 pm | 1 comment | 1449 Views

AROUND TOWN

Duo robs boy of iPod Touch

A 13-year-old boy was robbed of his iPod Touch in front of Clyde's Liquors shortly after 3 p.m. on Feb. 18, police said. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2011
Last comment by The Eye, on Feb 23, 2011 at 2:54 pm | 1 comment | 1449 Views
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