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AROUND TOWN

Detches trial set to begin Friday

John Detches, the man charged with attempting to sexually assault several women as they jogged on the Stevens Creek Trail,...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2011
Last comment by Fed up, on Jun 16, 2011 at 3:14 pm | 1 comment | 1429 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bleeding man kicks, spits at officers

A San Jose man was arrested in Mountain View early Sunday morning with more than 10 grams of cocaine in his pocket, police...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2011
Last comment by Old Ben, on Jun 28, 2011 at 11:01 pm | 7 comments | 1429 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1429 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police: Traffic stop uncovers meth, hash, pot

A Los Altos man stopped for a routine traffic violation was arrested last week after marijuana, methamphetamines and hash...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2009
Last comment by Don Frances, on Oct 29, 2009 at 4:59 pm | 7 comments | 1428 Views

ELECTIONS

Rail advocates, critics to face off in Palo Alto

Top officials from the California High-Speed Rail Authority will join some of the rail project's toughest critics in Palo...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2011
Last comment by Doit Rite, on Nov 16, 2011 at 9:38 am | 4 comments | 1428 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1428 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino Hospital takes $11 million hit this year

El Camino officials say there are several reasons why their financial picture isn't as rosy as expected, but the bottom line...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2010
Last comment by Robert, on Apr 29, 2010 at 1:02 pm | 5 comments | 1427 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district expresses fears of selling Cubberley

Palo Alto school board members Wednesday expressed deep-seated fears about selling any portion of the dilapidated Cubberley...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2010
Last comment by John the Man, on Jun 18, 2010 at 3:14 pm | 11 comments | 1427 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 | 1427 Views

AROUND TOWN

TONIGHT: Council could give final approval to 53-home project at former Grant Road farm

After several years of planning — and heated controversy over loss of open space — the City Council is scheduled...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2009
Last comment by Jane, on Jul 1, 2009 at 2:36 pm | 7 comments | 1426 Views

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Police: Parolee in bar was 'up to no good'

A parolee allegedly equipped for assault and burglary was taken off the street by a cop conducting a routine check at a local...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2010
Last comment by Alan R, on Jan 16, 2010 at 11:45 pm | 9 comments | 1426 Views

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Bay Area celebrates July 4 with fireworks, festivals

From San Jose to San Francisco, the Bay Area plans to go out with a bang for this Thursday for the Fourth of July, with fireworks,...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2013
Last comment by Mr Advice, on Jul 5, 2013 at 7:16 am | 3 comments | 1426 Views

AROUND TOWN

CHAC property swap nearly a done deal

It's "99 percent sure" that a plan to trade the Community Health Awareness Council's building on Church Street for a larger...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2010
Last comment by dominick, on Apr 15, 2010 at 10:46 pm | 3 comments | 1425 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1425 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Letter: City manager paid more than San Jose counterpart

Our City Council members have been busy patting themselves on the back and banking re-election campaign contributions. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2010
Last comment by Need Work, on Aug 27, 2010 at 8:07 am | 3 comments | 1424 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Jobless rates on the rise across Bay Area

Unemployment has increased in several counties across the San Francisco Bay Area, according to a state report released Friday. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2011
Last comment by Know-It-All, on Mar 11, 2011 at 1:50 pm | 3 comments | 1424 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1424 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Stiffer fines proposed for cell phone violators

State Sen. Joe Simitian's latest "distracted-driving" bill would sharply increase penalties for improper cell phone use and...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2010
Last comment by the299crew, on Mar 3, 2010 at 4:07 pm | 10 comments | 1423 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Empty bowls fundraiser for local homeless

Community Services Agency is hosting its annual "Empty Bowls: Souper Bowl," fundraiser to raise money for the homeless in...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2011
Last comment by Martin, on Apr 2, 2011 at 5:12 pm | 3 comments | 1423 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Meeting scheduled Tuesday for Measure G committee

The citizen-led committee charged with overseeing funds raised by the recently passed Measure G school bond will hold its...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2012
Last comment by mvmom, on Oct 30, 2012 at 2:32 pm | 7 comments | 1423 Views
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