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'Top Secret America' lists Silicon Valley firms

More than 50 Silicon Valley-area companies have been named by the Washington Post as part of "Top Secret America," a network...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2010
Last comment by Old Ben, on Jul 27, 2010 at 1:06 am | 4 comments | 1392 Views

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Nobel Prize winner in Physics

Charles Kao, who was named one of the winners Tuesday of the Nobel Prize in Physics, is known as the 'father of fibre optic...

Original post made by newsfounder on Oct. 7, 2009
Last comment by Mike Zelinski, on Oct 7, 2009 at 9:19 pm | 1 comment | 1391 Views

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EPA to test homes for toxics on Leong Drive

EPA officials announced on Friday that their agency has allocated $100,000 to test and remediate homes on Leong Drive that...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2013
Last comment by Observation, on Mar 28, 2013 at 8:19 am | 6 comments | 1391 Views

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Apartment burglarized on Alvin Street

An apartment in the 2500 block of Alvin Street was burglarized sometime between 9 a.m. and 10:30 p.m. on Sept. 29, police...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2011
Last comment by Old Ben, on Oct 2, 2011 at 12:39 am | 7 comments | 1390 Views

OTHER ISSUES

'Burn Relay' fundraiser heads up Peninsula

A convoy of new and antique fire trucks and other emergency vehicles is making its way up the Peninsula to San Francisco...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2012
Last comment by GSB, on Oct 4, 2012 at 2:13 pm | 2 comments | 1390 Views

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Broken gas line closes El Camino

A broken gas line caused the closure of El Camino Real in Mountain View Friday morning, fire officials said. Read the...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2012
Last comment by Old timer, on Jun 12, 2012 at 9:41 pm | 3 comments | 1389 Views

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Google's Marissa Mayer named Yahoo CEO

Yahoo has appointed Google executive Marissa Mayer as its new chief executive officer, the company announced today, July...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2012
Last comment by O.G. Whizz, on Jul 18, 2012 at 9:40 am | 4 comments | 1389 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Furor erupts over sex, drug stories in school paper

For the second time in less than a month, high school district officials have come under fire from a group of parents upset...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2013
Last comment by Michal Krupa, on Feb 15, 2013 at 4:52 pm | 8 comments | 1389 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain shifts to new rail operator

Over the next five months, Caltrain operations will transition from Amtrak to TransitAmerica Services Inc., following the...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2011
Last comment by Geoff Wilkie, on Sep 3, 2011 at 9:42 pm | 1 comment | 1388 Views

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"We are constructing cities for an economy that no longer exists"

The architect said to be responsible for the success of downtown Mountain View gave a passionate talk Monday night. Michael...

Original post made on May. 4, 2012
Last comment by leigh, on May 16, 2012 at 9:52 pm | 3 comments | 1388 Views

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County seeks poet laureate applicants

Feeling literary? Santa Clara County is now accepting applications for the position of poet laureate, to be selected in March...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2012
Last comment by Mitt, on Sep 6, 2012 at 6:13 am | 3 comments | 1388 Views

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Bay Area housing market remains slow

Despite a modest rise last month, Bay Area home sales continue to stagnate, according to the latest figures released Thursday...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2010
Last comment by Nobody, on Mar 23, 2010 at 8:16 pm | 13 comments | 1387 Views

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Council OKs funds for affordable housing projects

The largest addition to the city's affordable housing stock in recent memory got its start on Tuesday after City Council...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2011
Last comment by Rick, on Nov 27, 2011 at 3:40 pm | 11 comments | 1387 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man beaten, robbed at 7-Eleven on Rengstorff

Police say a 40-year-old Mountain View man was beaten and robbed by four attackers in a 7-Eleven parking lot Sunday evening. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2009
Last comment by sean, on Nov 28, 2009 at 2:27 pm | 6 comments | 1386 Views

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Need your help

Hi there, I have been a victim of continuous abuse/harassment/torment from a wealthy, Caucasian man who has been abusing...

Original post made by Kalida Jordan on Jan. 13, 2010
Last comment by Concerned Resident, on Jan 15, 2010 at 1:16 am | 2 comments | 1386 Views

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19-year-old man dies on Caltrain tracks today

A 19-year-old Palo Alto man was struck and killed at 1:20 a.m. by a southbound Caltrain in Palo Alto in what was possibly...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2011
Last comment by radya, on Jan 6, 2011 at 9:29 pm | 3 comments | 1386 Views

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Simitian endorses Jerry Hill for state Senate

California Sen. Joe Simitian has endorsed state Assemblyman Jerry Hill for the new 13th State Senate District seat, Hill's...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2012
Last comment by USA, on Aug 2, 2012 at 1:20 pm | 5 comments | 1386 Views

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Future park? Council buys lush 1-acre property

The City Council approved the purchase of a 1.2 acre property Tuesday night, offered by its longtime resident, who wants...

Original post made on May. 9, 2013
Last comment by Rebecca Shapley, on May 12, 2013 at 11:55 pm | 9 comments | 1386 Views

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Electronics reported stolen in burglary

An iPhone, iPad and purse were stolen from an apartment in the 1600 block of Villa Street sometime overnight between Aug....

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2011
Last comment by The Eye, on Sep 2, 2011 at 3:49 pm | 8 comments | 1385 Views

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Suspect arrested in bank parking lot robbery

Police have arrested one man and are looking for another in connection with a robbery, which occurred in the parking lot...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2012
Last comment by Litsa, on Jan 11, 2012 at 3:22 pm | 8 comments | 1385 Views
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