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Development plan threatens 'Birthplace of Silicon Valley'

Silicon semiconductor technology was first introduced to Silicon Valley in a building that now houses a grocery store. The...

Original post made on May. 26, 2012
Last comment by gc, on Jun 8, 2012 at 5:44 pm | 3 comments | 7945 Views

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Caltrain looks to bolster service

Spurred by a swelling number of commuters, Caltrain plans to bolster its weekday service by adding six trains. Read the...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2012
Last comment by Greg David, on Jun 15, 2012 at 11:27 pm | 3 comments | 2436 Views

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VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Amnesty for Immigrants

What do you think of President Obama's executive order allowing illegal immigrants who came to the U.S. as children to remain...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2012
Last comment by Old Ben, on Jul 1, 2012 at 10:30 am | 3 comments | 2770 Views

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During Orthodontic treatment…is Fluoride Friend or Foe?

Poor Brushing during Orthodontic treatmentThere are many ways you protect your teeth during your treatment with Dr. Oles...

Original post made by OlesDrobocky on Jul. 12, 2012
Last comment by Plane Speaker, on Apr 10, 2016 at 9:03 pm | 3 comments | 4526 Views

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New dance festival coming to MV

Bay Area residents will be able to see professional dancers from across the country at the end of August -- and they may...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2012
Last comment by sparty, on Aug 11, 2012 at 12:42 am | 3 comments | 2252 Views

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Pure business

It wasn't long ago that it was hard to imagine a store in nearly every neighborhood selling what was practically free: water. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2012
Last comment by Barbara Kyser, on Aug 13, 2012 at 1:20 pm | 3 comments | 2808 Views

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South Bay area code overlay starts in October

Starting in mid-October, anyone calling the South Bay from a phone with a 408 area code will be required to do something...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2012
Last comment by Ted, on Sep 11, 2012 at 9:21 am | 3 comments | 2952 Views

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Council OKs townhouses without park space

A last-ditch effort failed to add park space to an isolated townhouse development before the City Council approved the 70-unit...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Sep 17, 2012 at 9:07 pm | 3 comments | 2590 Views

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PG&E to meet with residents over plan to strip backyards

Residents of San Lucas Avenue have been successful in getting PG&E to meet with them as a group to discuss the utility company's...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2012
Last comment by Larry Medina, on Sep 27, 2012 at 10:20 am | 3 comments | 2284 Views

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Preliminary hearing set for Pumar

Matthew Pumar, the Mountain View driver accused of hitting and killing a man who was waiting for the bus, is set to appear...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2012
Last comment by Chick-fil-haay!!!, on Oct 30, 2012 at 9:17 am | 3 comments | 1957 Views

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Couple snatches liquor, grazes clerk with getaway car

Police are on the lookout for a man and woman who allegedly clipped a local liquor store clerk with their car Thursday after...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2012
Last comment by einrich, on Nov 7, 2012 at 9:45 am | 3 comments | 2449 Views

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NASA Ames scientist flooded with doomsday questions

On his web page, "Ask an Astrobiologist," local NASA scientist David Morrison has received over 5,000 questions about the...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2012
Last comment by Geppetto, on Dec 21, 2012 at 6:34 am | 3 comments | 2175 Views

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Grocery store punching victim says she was attacked

A woman identifying herself as the victim of a violent attack inside a Mountain View supermarket has come forward to "set...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2013
Last comment by chuck mangione, on Feb 1, 2013 at 9:30 am | 3 comments | 2066 Views

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Teens name center "The View"

Teens on the city's Youth Advisory Committee got their way on Tuesday when the City Council voted to approve their favored...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Mar 5, 2013 at 7:16 pm | 3 comments | 3361 Views

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Neighbors express fears over toxic plume

In a meeting with residents of Mountain View's Wagon Wheel neighborhood on Sunday, EPA officials addressed fears about the...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2013
Last comment by Old Ben, on Mar 12, 2013 at 12:12 am | 3 comments | 5553 Views

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Tesla delays electric SUV, speeds government loan payment

In February of last year, Palo Alto-based Tesla Motors said it would begin production on it newest line of all-electric vehicles,...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2013
Last comment by the_punnisher, on Mar 13, 2013 at 3:58 pm | 3 comments | 3631 Views

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Would-be robber thwarted when clerk flees

A local convenience store clerk thwarted an attempted armed robber by running away, according to a police report. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2013
Last comment by Old Ben, on Mar 20, 2013 at 10:00 am | 3 comments | 2236 Views

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Legal demand shuts down Edgewood Eats

An attorney's letter citing several City of Palo Alto ordinances has shut down the popular food-truck event Edgewood Eats. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2013
Last comment by USA, on Apr 4, 2013 at 6:54 pm | 3 comments | 2648 Views

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'Electronic Nose' developed at NASA Ames

If you've ever been curious to know what toxics are in the air you breathe, NASA Ames is developing an app for you. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2013
Last comment by svetozar.katuscak@gmail.com, on Nov 26, 2013 at 9:17 am | 3 comments | 7439 Views

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Legal action forces toxic clean up in Permanente Creek

After being sued by the Sierra Club for dumping toxics from its mining operations into the upper reaches of Permanante Creek,...

Original post made on May. 13, 2013
Last comment by rain, on Jun 4, 2013 at 9:51 pm | 3 comments | 4382 Views
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Sam's Chowder House Palo Alto to become burger chain
By Elena Kadvany | 25 comments | 12,105 views