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Making merry with the arts

Seasonal concerts, ballets, plays and other creative endeavors abound on the Midpeninsula. Audiences will hear voices and...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2010
Last comment by csma, on Dec 13, 2010 at 12:56 pm | 1 comment | 1599 Views

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Despite protests, council switches animal services

A group hoping to save Palo Alto's animal shelter swayed only one member of the City Council on Tuesday in an effort to keep...

Original post made on May. 11, 2012
Last comment by Jen, on May 11, 2012 at 7:32 pm | 3 comments | 1599 Views

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Tour bus catches fire, ties up San Antonio Road

A large tour bus filled with Japanese tourists caught fire late Wednesday afternoon, blocking westbound lanes of San Antonio...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2011
Last comment by Dr. Collateral, on Jan 14, 2011 at 10:46 am | 4 comments | 1598 Views

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Habitat for Humanity wants to build 8 homes on Chiquita Ave.

Received in the mail: PUBLIC NOTICE NEIGHBORHOOD MEETING REGARDING A PROPOSAL TO DEVELOP AFFORDABLE OWNERSHIP HOUSING...

Original post made by Resident on Aug. 7, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1598 Views

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Anna Eshoo to seek another term

U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo, a Democrat who has been representing Mountain View, Palo Alto, Menlo Park and other cities in the 18th...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2011
Last comment by Mike, on Aug 30, 2011 at 7:09 pm | 7 comments | 1598 Views

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Hill's limousine legislation faces critical vote

The fate of a new state bill on limousine inspections after the tragic fire on San Mateo-Hayward Bridge will be decided on...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2013
Last comment by Mark, on Aug 31, 2013 at 7:22 am | 1 comment | 1598 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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 | 1597 Views

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City imagines its future

It was a year for futuristic visions for the city. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=6589...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2010
Last comment by DdC, on Jan 5, 2011 at 11:01 pm | 9 comments | 1597 Views

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Two people killed by trains identified

Two of three people who died on Bay Area railroad tracks on Saturday have been identified. Within a little more than one...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2011
Last comment by Mr. DePortum, on Dec 5, 2011 at 9:32 pm | 5 comments | 1597 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino to hold community forums

El Camino Hospital will hold two community forums next week -- one at each of its campuses -- that aim to familiarize the...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2012
Last comment by IHT, on Mar 16, 2012 at 10:00 am | 3 comments | 1597 Views

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Why is there a low-tide smell in the air lately

Is it wafting from low-tide at Shoreline? Or is it a problem with sewers and creeks? What happened to the clean fresh night...

Original post made by Roan on Sep. 16, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1596 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Analysts: Guv's goals appropriate, but unlikely

In his State of the State address Wednesday, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger discussed prisons and priorities while pushing a...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2010
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on Jan 7, 2010 at 11:32 pm | 1 comment | 1596 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 | 1596 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Is College Opportunity Getting Out of Reach

The National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education recently revealed the results of a study: How Parents and...

Original post made by carlrbabb on Apr. 11, 2010
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Arts programs benefit STEM students, too

Advocates for STEM education are quick to cite their facts and figures about career choices and earnings, but they miss a...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2014
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Mar 15, 2014 at 8:59 am | 2 comments | 1595 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Weekend, Aug. 7 & 8

[http://music.stanford.edu/Events/calendar.html ==B Music:== Stanford Summer Chorus] The Stanford Summer Chorus collaborates...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2010
Last comment by evergreen, on Aug 6, 2010 at 1:16 pm | 1 comment | 1594 Views

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Arrest in fire at U-Haul lot

Police have arrested a Palo Alto man they believe is responsible for setting fire to a number of rental trucks in a local...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2011
Last comment by John the Man, on Sep 3, 2011 at 5:18 am | 1 comment | 1594 Views

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Mountain View cash rains down on recycle center

Police are hoping to return $3,200 to its rightful owner after the cash arrived in a load of recyclables from Mountain View...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2009
Last comment by Him, on Sep 28, 2009 at 3:03 pm | 3 comments | 1593 Views

OTHER ISSUES

No luck yet finding new city manager

After interviewing three top candidates for city manager Tuesday afternoon, Mayor Jac Siegel said the City Council was not...

Original post made on May. 11, 2011
Last comment by Steve, on May 11, 2011 at 2:41 pm | 5 comments | 1593 Views

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Council compromises in vote on San Antonio center project

San Antonio shopping center is set for a major facelift after a suspenseful council meeting Tuesday in which the project...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2011
Last comment by Spaghetti Freddie, on Jun 16, 2011 at 12:42 pm | 1 comment | 1593 Views
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