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Caltrain fatality identified as Palo Alto teen

A 15-year-old Palo Alto student was killed by a train on the railroad tracks south of Churchill Avenue in Palo Alto at about...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2015
Last comment by Jill Cooper, on Mar 17, 2015 at 10:45 pm | 3 comments | 5288 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A superintendent's resignation. Honestly?

It has become the rule rather than the exception: City manager or executive director or superintendent of schools "resigns"...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2015
Last comment by True, on Mar 10, 2015 at 5:29 pm | 3 comments | 802 Views

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CSA takes on growing homelessness

More people are couch-surfing and sleeping in cars in Mountain View, as the high cost of living in the Bay Area puts a strain...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2015
Last comment by True, on Mar 17, 2015 at 5:24 pm | 3 comments | 939 Views

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El Camino says goodbye to paper medical records

Patients at El Camino Hospital can expect easy-to-access medical health records and online hospital test results -- some...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2015
Last comment by Noah Zark, on Mar 23, 2015 at 11:09 am | 3 comments | 4436 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Two small quakes strike Santa Clara County

Two small earthquakes have struck in Santa Clara County this morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Read the...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2015
Last comment by True, on Mar 23, 2015 at 4:46 pm | 3 comments | 2376 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Update: Victims identified, motive sought in Palo Alto murder-suicide

The man who police believe used a semi-automatic gun to kill the building manager at a Palo Alto senior-housing complex on...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2015
Last comment by resident, on Mar 24, 2015 at 10:49 am | 3 comments | 2193 Views

ELECTIONS

Local attorney eyeing U.S. Senate race

Local attorney George "Duf" Sundheim is floating a trial balloon for a possible run for Barbara Boxer's United States Senate...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2015
Last comment by Stop the Trolls, on Mar 30, 2015 at 2:45 pm | 3 comments | 2121 Views

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Chamber CEO announces plans to leave

Chamber President and CEO Oscar Garcia has announced that he will depart the business group later this year. Read the full...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2015
Last comment by Kal Sandhu, on Mar 31, 2015 at 8:01 pm | 3 comments | 2020 Views

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Man threatens bar-goers with knife

Police arrested a man Saturday after he allegedly pulled a knife at a bar in Mountain View and threatened to set fire to...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2015
Last comment by Walter, on Apr 3, 2015 at 2:33 pm | 3 comments | 3205 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

No easy fixes for teen depression, suicide

In the wake of recent suicides on the Caltrain tracks, teen depression and school-related stress are under new scrutiny,...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2015
Last comment by Fred, on Apr 11, 2015 at 9:26 am | 3 comments | 3093 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Crime is down, but thefts are still high

Crime is on a downward trend in Mountain View, but that isn't stopping thieves from burglarizing homes and businesses, according...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2015
Last comment by 27 year resident, on Jul 22, 2015 at 5:31 am | 3 comments | 2637 Views

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From Cuban refugee to interim fire chief

In what is already being cast as a historic moment, the United States and Cuba have agreed to restore diplomatic relations,...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2015
Last comment by Differenceisimnotracistlikeyou, on Apr 21, 2015 at 6:45 pm | 3 comments | 3433 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Air district officials tout transit as Spare the Air season starts

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District announced the official start of this year's Spare the Air summer season Monday. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2015
Last comment by Link, on Apr 28, 2015 at 5:47 pm | 3 comments | 1739 Views

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Bubb Elementary gets a makeover

Kids at Bubb Elementary got a surprise last Monday morning when they arrived at school to find a colorful rainbow blacktop...

Original post made on May. 5, 2015
Last comment by Joe, on May 6, 2015 at 11:54 am | 3 comments | 3754 Views

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Counterfeit bills arrest

A San Jose man was arrested late Saturday night after allegedly trying to refill a gift card using counterfeit money at the...

Original post made on May. 7, 2015
Last comment by DC, on May 8, 2015 at 5:52 pm | 3 comments | 1955 Views

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VTA Campaigns for Sales Tax Vote with Public Funds

VTA, our every present Happy Pig (http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-JwbGCjsKnwY/Ud8cBwyG4kI/AAAAAAAAANQ/4MBj7--jyvg/s320/happy-pig.jpg)...

Original post made by Suport for Action on May. 8, 2015
Last comment by Steve Ly, on May 13, 2015 at 9:09 am | 3 comments | 355 Views

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Pedestrian threatened, PA man arrested

A Palo Alto man was arrested in Mountain View near the Safeway on San Antonio road last week after he threatened to harm...

Original post made on May. 14, 2015
Last comment by Steve, on May 15, 2015 at 7:42 pm | 3 comments | 1966 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Four MV schools honored with CA Gold Ribbon awards

Both of Mountain View's middle schools and two of its high schools have been selected this month as California Gold Ribbon...

Original post made on May. 15, 2015
Last comment by forced out, on May 19, 2015 at 5:50 am | 3 comments | 2513 Views

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MV council declines to revisit El Camino bus plan

A proposal to dedicate lanes of El Camino Real for bus traffic continues to be a lightning rod of controversy in Mountain...

Original post made on May. 21, 2015
Last comment by Outraged, on May 23, 2015 at 12:29 pm | 3 comments | 939 Views

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What's troubling local teens?

A panel of teens from Mountain View and neighboring cities gathered at the Community Health Awareness Council headquarters...

Original post made on May. 26, 2015
Last comment by Hope, on May 31, 2015 at 3:44 pm | 3 comments | 5818 Views
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