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ELECTIONS

School board weighs options on parcel tax renewal

School board members are looking ahead at next year's planned parcel tax renewal for the Mountain View Whisman School District,...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2015
Last comment by Old Steve, on Sep 11, 2015 at 5:38 pm | 30 comments | 4130 Views

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Man robbed at gunpoint in Rex Manor neighborhood

Police are searching for two suspects who robbed a man on Farley street earlier this week, one of whom was carrying a handgun. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2015
Last comment by Sadneighbor, on Sep 11, 2015 at 3:27 pm | 1 comment | 3301 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Prestigious Jefferson Award for local tutor

"It's been the best teaching experience I ever had," Fran Theiss says from her home in Los Altos, on the border of Mountain...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2015
Last comment by Kristianne Bernard, on Sep 10, 2015 at 7:59 pm | 1 comment | 1917 Views

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High-speed rail shifts focus back to the Bay Area

After gaining some momentum in the Central Valley, California's beleaguered high-speed rail project is now hoping for a fresh...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2015
Last comment by Martin, on Sep 10, 2015 at 6:24 pm | 1 comment | 1397 Views

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CSA honors 'hometown heroes'

As housing prices in Mountain View continue to rise, lack of affordable housing is an issue for many of the city's residents....

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2015
Last comment by Old Steve, on Sep 10, 2015 at 5:29 pm | 4 comments | 2332 Views

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Save the last dance

Later this month, a close-knit group will bid farewell to their "home away from home." The Cheryl Burke Dance Studio in Mountain...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2015
Last comment by Kathy H, on Sep 10, 2015 at 3:11 pm | 12 comments | 6211 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Palo Alto Medical Foundation CEO to retire

After more than five years as chief executive officer at the Palo Alto Medical Foundation (PAMF), Richard Slavin, M.D., announced...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2015
Last comment by George, on Sep 10, 2015 at 12:39 pm | 1 comment | 2336 Views

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Shoreline Amphitheatre

I saw some signs that Shoreline Amphitheatre will be hosting an event today from 7 am - 7 pm. The congestion is way worse...

Original post made by Casey on Sep. 10, 2015
There are no comments yet. 583 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

James Franco to teach high-school film class

People like to use the phrase, "Only in Palo Alto." It certainly will be thrown around with the news that actor and Palo...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2015
Last comment by Luv It!, on Sep 10, 2015 at 6:21 am | 5 comments | 2554 Views

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Council balks at controversial cat rules

With weeks of controversy over new cat license requirements now resolved, you might think that a new city animal control...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2014
Last comment by Ratso Rizzo, on Sep 9, 2015 at 3:01 pm | 94 comments | 15998 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain begins improvements to prevent deaths by suicides

Caltrain began removing vegetation Tuesday along the rail corridor in Palo Alto as part of a suicide prevention program approved...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2015
Last comment by Here's another one James, on Sep 9, 2015 at 2:22 pm | 9 comments | 2303 Views

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Point of historical Interest, El Camino?

There is a brown "point of historical interest sign" on north side of El Camino after Showers Drive/Whole Foods. The sign...

Original post made by Builder on Aug. 5, 2015
Last comment by Significance, on Sep 9, 2015 at 1:35 am | 6 comments | 636 Views

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Spare the Air alert issued for Bay Area today

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a Spare the Air Alert for today because of a high-pressure system...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2015
Last comment by Hmm, on Sep 8, 2015 at 4:39 pm | 2 comments | 1808 Views

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County leaders to introduce equal pay ordinance

Santa Clara County and San Jose leaders plan to introduce an equal pay ordinance to echo efforts being made at the state...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2015
Last comment by Cuesta Resident, on Sep 5, 2015 at 6:35 pm | 1 comment | 1261 Views

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County leaders to introduce equal pay ordinance

Santa Clara County and San Jose leaders plan to introduce an equal pay ordinance to echo efforts being made at the state...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2015
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Sep 5, 2015 at 4:28 pm | 12 comments | 3069 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Former city clerk Alice Gordh dies

Memorial services are set for next week for Mountain View's longtime former city clerk, Alice Gordh, who was considered a...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2015
Last comment by Reader, on Sep 5, 2015 at 2:37 pm | 4 comments | 2845 Views

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A rocky road home for apartment fire victims

It's been more than a month since a two-alarm fire at the Park Vista Apartments forced hundreds of residents to take shelter...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2015
Last comment by Neighbors Helping Neighbors, on Sep 5, 2015 at 12:37 pm | 5 comments | 3690 Views

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Mosquito fogging scheduled in Mountain View

The Santa Clara County Vector Control District is scheduled to conduct ground fogging for mosquitoes on Wednesday in areas...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2015
Last comment by NoNotice, on Sep 5, 2015 at 11:10 am | 6 comments | 4880 Views

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Simitian proposes cap on BART funding

The 2016 election is still more than a year away, but Santa Clara County officials are already testing the waters for a new...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2015
Last comment by Bruce, on Sep 4, 2015 at 10:24 am | 24 comments | 3851 Views

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Man arrested after harassing three girls

Police arrested a 25-year-old San Francisco man Tuesday after he allegedly asked two middle school-aged girls to come to...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2015
Last comment by dennis, on Sep 3, 2015 at 10:28 pm | 1 comment | 3516 Views
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