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When 'Donors Choose,' students win

When it comes to getting kids interested in school, nothing beats things that flash. At least that's what Elizabeth Gomez...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2010
Last comment by parent, on Sep 16, 2010 at 3:51 pm | 3 comments | 2612 Views


NASA Ames pays tribute to Barry Blumberg, tamer of Hep B

On Tuesday NASA Ames Research center will pay tribute to the man who identified the Hepatitus B virus and developed the vaccine...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2011
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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 | 2612 Views


Couple return home to burglary in progress

A Mountain View couple came home in the middle of a burglary Sunday afternoon, police said. About $4,000 in jewelry, electronics...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2011
Last comment by Ron, on Jul 13, 2011 at 10:18 am | 10 comments | 2612 Views


LOST Black & White Cat

Our 21 year old B&W Male cat has gone missing from the corner of Dana And Calderon. He is mostly deaf, arthritic and frail. PLEASE...

Original post made by Ali on Oct. 25, 2009
Last comment by Catperson, on Oct 28, 2009 at 4:06 pm | 1 comment | 2611 Views


The good news bears

A few weeks ago, happenstance led a pair of neighbors in Los Altos to discover the shared origins of two household knickknacks...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Echo, on Sep 16, 2010 at 9:13 am | 1 comment | 2610 Views


Woman, 80, hit by car on San Antonio Road, dies

An 80-year-old woman who was walking along San Antonio Road was struck and killed by a car that was exiting a gas station...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2012
Last comment by Off Point, on Jun 26, 2012 at 12:19 pm | 7 comments | 2610 Views


Sunday's heat breaks Bay Area records

From Monterey to Napa, forecasters recorded record temperatures across the Bay Area today, according to the National Weather...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2015
Last comment by Me, on Aug 18, 2015 at 9:29 am | 8 comments | 2610 Views


Summer camps see shrinking enrollment

For the last 18 years, Jeff Gamble's summer camps have filled up on the first day of registration in February, months before...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2009
Last comment by Para, on Jul 17, 2009 at 9:41 am | 1 comment | 2609 Views


Girls' Middle School leaves Mountain View

Twelve years after it first opened its doors on Rengstorff Avenue, the Girls' Middle School is moving from Mountain View...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2011
Last comment by Fyi, on Aug 23, 2011 at 7:48 pm | 6 comments | 2609 Views


The scariest house in America

The award-winning "DC Cemetery" on Bush Street that draws big crowds every year isn't just a seasonal hobby for its creators...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2009
Last comment by fernando rivera, on Jan 20, 2009 at 3:46 am | 1 comment | 2609 Views


Commission OKs new hotel for Palo Alto Bowl

An ambitious proposal to replace Palo Alto Bowl with a four-story hotel and 26 new houses received tentative support from...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2009
Last comment by Daniel Mart, on Aug 14, 2009 at 8:13 pm | 8 comments | 2609 Views


The Christmas tree conundrum

Though the city reuses its indoor Christmas tree each December, thousands of individual residents go the traditional route,...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2009
Last comment by Reel-Truth, on Dec 21, 2009 at 8:52 pm | 13 comments | 2609 Views


MV police aid in Palo Alto manhunt

Palo Alto police were out in force Tuesday night -- including the use of a Santa Clara County sheriff's helicopter -- to...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2010
Last comment by lol, on Oct 14, 2010 at 6:57 am | 21 comments | 2609 Views


Running with a star

Logan Mang, a second grader at Bubb Elementary School, had been waiting all school year to meet professional lacrosse player...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by Marcia, on Apr 2, 2009 at 3:26 pm | 1 comment | 2608 Views


Varied policies on president's school speech

As controversy over President Barack Obama's address to students last week flared up across the country, administrators in...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by SG, on Sep 20, 2009 at 9:47 pm | 12 comments | 2608 Views


Letters to the Editor

<B>Get engaged on college board appointment Read the full story here posted...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2009
Last comment by Gramdma, on Aug 28, 2009 at 6:48 pm | 1 comment | 2608 Views


Obama to arrive in Bay Area today

President Barack Obama is coming to town for a series of fundraisers in San Francisco and Atherton today and Thursday, and...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2013
Last comment by Stan, on Apr 6, 2013 at 2:38 pm | 5 comments | 2608 Views


School district on track with budget

Public schools throughout California, shouldn't be expecting a great year when it comes to federal and state funding, but...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2012
Last comment by Teacher, on Jun 27, 2012 at 6:36 am | 8 comments | 2607 Views


Woman sentenced for felony hit-and-run

Keibun Son, the woman who killed an elderly Mountain View man with her car as he crossed the street in a crosswalk last summer,...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2011
Last comment by kim, on Apr 23, 2011 at 9:54 am | 20 comments | 2606 Views
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Local restaurants snag Michelin Bib Gourmand status
By Elena Kadvany | 4 comments | 4,608 views

Response to Arguments Against Measure B
By Steve Levy | 12 comments | 829 views

Garden Zucchini Pancakes with Umami Tomato Meets Woodside Elementary
By Laura Stec | 1 comment | 683 views