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AROUND TOWN

Housing groups get a break in restoring old homes

With a few changes to city codes, the City Council is encouraging historic preservation and potentially saving the 19 households...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2012
Last comment by Carol, on Feb 18, 2012 at 9:58 am | 7 comments | 1200 Views

AROUND TOWN

False alarm: BB gun mistaken for firearm

Police responded to a report of a man with a gun near St. Francis High School this evening only to find a man shooting at...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2012
Last comment by The Eye, on Feb 17, 2012 at 2:23 pm | 12 comments | 1334 Views

SPORTS

MV man, 35, shot Wednesday in East Palo Alto

A 35-year-old man was shot Wednesday evening in East Palo Alto, police said. The shooter appeared to have fled in a silver...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2012
Last comment by Observer, on Feb 17, 2012 at 11:40 am | 1 comment | 1978 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Union moves forward on initiative to cap executive pay at hospital

Members of El Camino Hospital's workers' union are moving forward on their plan to seek a legislative cap on executive pay. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2012
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Feb 16, 2012 at 3:30 pm | 17 comments | 1653 Views

AROUND TOWN

Owner to be reunited with lost Super Bowl camera

The efforts of a New York woman to return a missing camera to its owner following a mix-up at the Super Bowl have reached...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2012
Last comment by Shay, on Feb 16, 2012 at 2:19 pm | 2 comments | 1163 Views

OTHER ISSUES

DA: Domestic violence led to 16 deaths in 2011

Sixteen people died as a result of domestic violence in Santa Clara County last year -- the highest number of deaths in nearly...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2012
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Feb 15, 2012 at 2:31 pm | 1 comment | 1337 Views

AROUND TOWN

Burglar nabs TV while residents sleep

While residents slept, a flat-screen television and a desktop computer were stolen from their apartment in the 800 block...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2012
Last comment by Annie, on Feb 15, 2012 at 12:56 pm | 2 comments | 1120 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bittersweet birthday party for Slater

Slater School's students, teachers and staff, past and present, celebrated the school's 50th birthday last Saturday, and...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2009
Last comment by Derick , on Feb 15, 2012 at 12:44 pm | 3 comments | 1861 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Los Altos district needs to compromise

Short of the sheriff showing up to escort school children to their rightful classrooms, it does not appear that the Los Altos...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2012
Last comment by MV Native, on Feb 14, 2012 at 10:39 pm | 95 comments | 80417 Views

AROUND TOWN

Wanted: Identity of man who lost camera at Super Bowl

A New York woman who was in Indianapolis on Sunday, Feb. 5, for the Super Bowl is trying to reunite a fellow football fan...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2012
Last comment by Neil, on Feb 14, 2012 at 5:36 pm | 6 comments | 1223 Views

AROUND TOWN

Daytime burglary nets computers, jewelry

Three computers and miscellaneous jewelry were stolen from a house in the 700 block of Hans Avenue during the day on Feb....

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2012
Last comment by Rogerthat, on Feb 14, 2012 at 3:21 pm | 6 comments | 1095 Views

AROUND TOWN

This Sunday: Black History Month Documentary Screening and Discussion: Ni Wakati / Itís Time

An inspiring story that re-introduces Africaís rich diversity to the rest of the world, as M1 (Dead Prez) and Umi (P.O.W.)...

Original post made by Alicia Crank on Feb. 13, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1273 Views

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Police standoff ends peacefully

A standoff with police ended peacefully when a young woman came in from the roof of a two-story house around 10:30 p.m. on...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2012
Last comment by The Eye, on Feb 12, 2012 at 10:05 pm | 5 comments | 1019 Views

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Rally at City Hall celebrates Prop 8 ruling

The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruling against California's gay marriage ban was met with celebration at a rally in front...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2012
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Feb 11, 2012 at 8:07 pm | 9 comments | 1048 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVHS debuts new pool with a splash

The local high school district marked the completion of a major Measure A-funded construction project on Tuesday morning...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2012
Last comment by another father, on Feb 10, 2012 at 11:05 pm | 11 comments | 1367 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Four-track design back on the table for high-speed rail

A new analysis by the California High-Speed Rail Authority calling for a four-track rail system between the Bay Area and...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2012
Last comment by Steve Ly, on Feb 10, 2012 at 5:20 pm | 7 comments | 1355 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Playing to learn

Behavior referrals are down and kids are more focused in class, thanks to a new program that brings greater structure to...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2012
Last comment by TLG, on Feb 10, 2012 at 5:00 pm | 5 comments | 2187 Views

OTHER ISSUES

FBI file: Steve Jobs a 'driven, reality distorter'

A newly released FBI file on Steve Jobs paints a portrait of a driven, complex individual with a "tendency to distort reality"...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Feb 10, 2012 at 3:47 pm | 4 comments | 1194 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School's classrooms are hospital rooms

Calvin Chan teaches a variety of subjects to elementary school-aged children all the way up to college-aged young adults....

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2012
Last comment by Levy Downs, on Feb 10, 2012 at 10:43 am | 1 comment | 1089 Views

AROUND TOWN

USPS may move MV business mail service to Los Altos

Mountain View businesses that move large amounts of mail through the Post Office may soon have to make a trip to Los Altos,...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2012
Last comment by Heather, on Feb 10, 2012 at 7:45 am | 9 comments | 1304 Views
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