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Exhibition by artist Kevin Bean at Mohr Gallery

The Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA) at Finn Center in Mountain View presents Kevin Bean, Backyard Paintings & Geometric...

Original post made by csma on Sep. 29, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1492 Views

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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 | 1492 Views

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Landlord doubles rent, forces gym out of downtown

It's like the dot-com boom all over again. Facing a huge rent increase, Custom Fitness has been forced from its longtime...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2012
Last comment by Old Ben, on Jul 11, 2012 at 7:12 am | 11 comments | 1492 Views

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Measure M would limit top El Camino salaries

The CEO and many upper management officials working for El Camino Hospital could see their paychecks greatly reduced this...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2012
Last comment by JFLosAltos, on Oct 24, 2012 at 9:23 pm | 5 comments | 1492 Views

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William Ware remembered

At the suggestion of a Valley Transit Authority bus driver, a bench dedicated to the memory of William Ware has been installed...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2013
Last comment by Greg David, on Mar 25, 2013 at 2:19 pm | 5 comments | 1492 Views

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Some suggestions for new development on Minton's site

I submitted some comments to City Council in advance of the study session planned for Wednesday, Sept. 16 to discuss the...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by Ted, on Sep 25, 2009 at 4:46 pm | 4 comments | 1491 Views

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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 | 1491 Views

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Caltrain to mount cameras on front of trains

Video cameras mounted on the fronts of locomotives could be installed by Caltrain in August, pending a clarification of how...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2011
Last comment by tommygee54, on Jul 8, 2011 at 4:03 pm | 3 comments | 1491 Views

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Marshals, helicopter hunt man in Mountain View

Officers from the Mountain View and Menlo Park police departments and a helicopter crew assisted United States marshals in...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2011
Last comment by Thom, on Dec 22, 2011 at 3:47 pm | 20 comments | 1491 Views

OTHER ISSUES

FBI file: Steve Jobs a 'driven, reality distorter'

A newly released FBI file on Steve Jobs paints a portrait of a driven, complex individual with a "tendency to distort reality"...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Feb 10, 2012 at 3:47 pm | 4 comments | 1491 Views

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Cuesta Annex: no flood basin proposed

A controversial flood detention basin at Cuesta Annex is no longer being proposed by the Santa Clara Valley Water District...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2012
Last comment by Dog Lover, on Nov 26, 2012 at 3:25 pm | 13 comments | 1491 Views

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City considers bold new transit system

Someday in Mountain View's not-too-distant future, driverless electric vehicles could whisk passengers between the downtown...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2009
Last comment by Dickster, on Sep 20, 2009 at 5:51 pm | 1 comment | 1490 Views

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Woman mugged while walking to work

A Mountain View woman talking on her cell phone while walking to work Monday morning was attacked by a man who slapped her...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2010
Last comment by Don Frances, on Jan 27, 2010 at 10:35 am | 9 comments | 1490 Views

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GONE GREEN

Google employee Courtney Nelson rides her bike to work Monday along Amphitheatre Parkway, passing Vista Slope in Mountain...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2010
Last comment by Anonymous, on Mar 31, 2010 at 7:47 pm | 12 comments | 1490 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mediation begins for Bullis, LASD

Officials and lawyers representing Bullis Charter School and the Los Altos School District began talks Tuesday in an attempt...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2012
Last comment by MV Native, on Mar 12, 2012 at 3:51 pm | 14 comments | 1490 Views

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Man dies in crash on Middlefield Road

A man was killed when his car drifted off of Middlefield Road in Palo Alto Monday morning and struck a tree, police said. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2012
Last comment by Another car death on street, on Sep 5, 2012 at 1:23 pm | 2 comments | 1490 Views

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Update: Man hit and killed by Caltrain in Palo Alto

Caltrain is back on schedule after experiencing major delays this morning after a train fatally struck a man on the tracks...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2012
Last comment by Sally, on Nov 21, 2012 at 9:26 pm | 7 comments | 1490 Views

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Linden Tree Children's Bookstore in L.A. looking for new owners

In case you didn't know, the Linden Tree owners are retiring and looking for a buyer. It's a beautiful bookstore for children....

Original post made by Margaret on Dec. 9, 2009
Last comment by d, on Dec 9, 2009 at 2:08 pm | 1 comment | 1489 Views

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Dr. David Druker of PAMF dies at home Friday

David Druker, M.D., president and CEO of the Palo Alto Medical Foundation and a longtime practicing physician, died at his...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2010
Last comment by Laura Toby, on Jul 26, 2010 at 2:51 pm | 1 comment | 1489 Views

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Baby cheetahs for sale...REALLY!?

Does anyone else find it slightly odd that you can buy a baby cheetah from someone in Atherton for 1200 bucks? They have...

Original post made by Zu on Jul. 29, 2010
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