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Navy: Hangar One's contaminated cork walls must go

Unless NASA Ames takes on the responsibility of dealing with some newfound toxic dust, it appears that the U.S. Navy is moving...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2010
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Aug 6, 2010 at 11:33 am | 3 comments | 2186 Views

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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 | 1904 Views

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Google's growth spurt good for MV

This year Google has been snapping up companies at a rate of more than one per month -- many of them Silicon Valley startups....

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2010
Last comment by James, on Sep 7, 2010 at 12:04 pm | 3 comments | 1971 Views

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Is there room for high-speed station?

If Mayor Ronit Bryant is correct, adding a high-speed rail terminal to the transit center could lead to a substantial makeover...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2010
Last comment by Lew, on Sep 15, 2010 at 6:53 pm | 3 comments | 2185 Views

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Arnold wants the world to come to Moffett Field

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, who has been touring Shanghai since last week in an effort to increase collaboration among Chinese...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2010
Last comment by tommygee, on Sep 14, 2010 at 5:27 pm | 3 comments | 2183 Views

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Will millions flock to Moffett Field for World Expo?

From the 2010 World Expo in Shanghai on Sunday, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger pitched Moffett Field as the site of the 2020...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Melissa, on Sep 21, 2010 at 11:58 am | 3 comments | 2106 Views

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El Camino's plans for old hospital on hold

El Camino Hospital's plan to for its old main hospital building have been set back by at least one year by the recession,...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Grateful Outlier, on Sep 17, 2010 at 6:38 am | 3 comments | 2258 Views

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Caltrain posts new suicide-prevention signs

Suicide-prevention signs along the Caltrain tracks will be updated as part of a nation-wide study on whether they are effective....

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by Just my viewpoint, on Oct 3, 2010 at 9:39 pm | 3 comments | 2243 Views

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HSR officials wrestle with 'conflict' finding

Two members of the California High-Speed Rail Authority board of directors could be serving on the board in violation of...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2010
Last comment by Hardin, on Oct 1, 2010 at 6:49 am | 3 comments | 1971 Views

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Actor Harrison Ford pays a visit to Palo Alto

There was no bullwhip and no rakish fedora when Hollywood icon Harrison Ford came to Palo Alto Friday. Instead the actor...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2010
Last comment by reader, on Oct 18, 2010 at 5:57 pm | 3 comments | 2449 Views

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And finally, it's moving day

After 14 years of moving between temporary locations it was a big day for the Day Worker Center of Mountain View. On Wednesday,...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by Raging Grannies, on Nov 27, 2010 at 5:52 pm | 3 comments | 2535 Views

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$7,500 reward for Mountain View native missing in Santa Cruz

A Mountain View family is offering $7,500 for information leading to the location of their son, Michael DiVerde, who suffers...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2010
Last comment by Thom, on Nov 2, 2010 at 1:55 pm | 3 comments | 2885 Views

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Liz Kniss to join Caltrain board of directors

Santa Clara County Supervisor Liz Kniss will join the Caltrain board of directors in January, giving Palo Alto and other...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2010
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Nov 10, 2010 at 3:30 pm | 3 comments | 4255 Views

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Hangar One saved, almost

In a move that seems to make the restoration of Hangar One all but a done deal, NASA officials have agreed to spend $20 million...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2010
Last comment by local yokel, on Nov 21, 2010 at 7:55 pm | 3 comments | 2285 Views

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65 more homes coming to Evelyn Avenue

The City Council unanimously approved another large housing project along Evelyn Avenue on Tuesday, replacing a slew of auto...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2010
Last comment by Daniel t., on Aug 17, 2011 at 3:49 pm | 3 comments | 3410 Views

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Hangar One funding lost

Congresswoman Anna Eshoo has declared dead an $8 million request for Hangar One, which means the icon's massive steel skeleton...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Dec 26, 2010 at 5:49 pm | 3 comments | 2374 Views

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Jury at an impasse in Carbajal trial

The jury in the trial of Pedro Carbajal ended the week at an impasse Thursday, with the judge ordering them to take a three-day...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2011
Last comment by Neighbor, on Feb 12, 2011 at 8:06 am | 3 comments | 2487 Views

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Navy agrees to clean up Moffett TCE fumes

Resolving a dispute with the Environmental Protection Agency, the United States Navy has agreed to take responsibility for...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2011
Last comment by Bobby, on Feb 25, 2011 at 10:05 am | 3 comments | 8625 Views

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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 | 1952 Views

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Hacking the wind

Silicon Valley's geek ethos, which views problem-solving more as recreation than responsibility, propelled a Mountain View...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2011
Last comment by dfb, on Mar 12, 2011 at 10:20 pm | 3 comments | 1886 Views
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