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Bicyclist injured on San Antonio-101 overpass

A 16-year-old boy riding a bike over the San Antonio Road overpass at Highway 101 was injured Sunday afternoon when a car...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2010
Last comment by MV Resident, on Oct 19, 2010 at 12:14 pm | 7 comments | 2278 Views

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Rally at City Hall to support gay teens

A recent rally held at City Hall Friday aimed to assure local gay teens that they should not feel like outcasts. Read the...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Oct 18, 2010 at 8:54 pm | 3 comments | 2144 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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 | 2090 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Indecent exposure on Evelyn Avenue

A 64-year-old Mountain View woman got an unwelcome surprise Monday morning when a man exposed himself to her on Evelyn Avenue...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2010
Last comment by A Little Late, on Oct 18, 2010 at 3:41 pm | 2 comments | 2307 Views

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Schwarzenegger vetoes rail 'accountability' stick

With a stroke of his line-veto pen, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger Monday killed a budget provision that would have forced the...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2010
Last comment by Shannon, on Oct 18, 2010 at 2:51 pm | 7 comments | 1794 Views

ELECTIONS

Google wunderkind running for City Council

At 20 years old Aaron Jabbari is as young as City Council candidates come. But according to Jabbari's resume, taking on a...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2010
Last comment by Michelle, on Oct 18, 2010 at 11:43 am | 19 comments | 3116 Views

MOVIES

Review: 'Nowhere Boy'

'Tis the job of the biopic to psychoanalyze its famous subject and sketch connective lines between the past and the future,...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2010
Last comment by eric, on Oct 18, 2010 at 10:39 am | 1 comment | 4933 Views

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Voter's guide: Measure T broadens the city's phone tax

On Nov. 2, the city's voters will decide whether to extend the city's phone tax to broadband phone calls as well as to international...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by Hardin, on Oct 18, 2010 at 8:50 am | 5 comments | 2218 Views

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Parcel tax to aid community college district

Officials of the Foothill-De Anza Community College District say Measure E, a parcel tax on the November ballot, will provide...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2010
Last comment by KD, on Oct 17, 2010 at 9:23 pm | 1 comment | 2111 Views

ELECTIONS

Six vie for three City Council seats

Three newcomers have decided to challenge three incumbents for their seats in the Nov. 2 election, hoping to change the city...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2010
Last comment by Cuesta Calling, on Oct 17, 2010 at 6:28 pm | 2 comments | 3491 Views

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Bandit gets little in liquor store robbery

A man wearing a mask and wielding a handgun attempted to steal cash from a Mountain View liquor store Friday, but settled...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2010
Last comment by Concerned 4 safety, on Oct 17, 2010 at 10:56 am | 18 comments | 2242 Views

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No room for charter, superintendent says

The plan to introduce a new charter high school is getting a tepid reaction from local high school district officials. William...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2010
Last comment by Choice is good, on Oct 16, 2010 at 11:48 pm | 3 comments | 2028 Views

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New charter school seeks high school district's OK

A Sunnyvale man is setting his sights on the Mountain View Los Altos High School District to house his proposed charter school. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2010
Last comment by MV native, on Oct 16, 2010 at 11:25 pm | 17 comments | 864 Views

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Giants honored with adoption special on orange, black cats

The Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA is honoring the San Francisco Giants' National League Division Series victory with a...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2010
Last comment by castro mom, on Oct 15, 2010 at 2:45 pm | 5 comments | 1916 Views

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Free Event at CSMA on Tues, Oct 19

Join Shubha Mudgal (Vocalist, Hindustani Classical Music) for an evening of musical excerpts and conversation in this Stanford...

Original post made by csma on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by csma, on Oct 15, 2010 at 2:37 pm | 1 comment | 1791 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google deals a no-no if Jabbari wins council seat?

The election of a Google employee to the City Council could mean no new lucrative deals between the internet giant and the...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by Tom, on Oct 15, 2010 at 9:30 am | 4 comments | 2269 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Balcony burns at Calderon Avenue apartment

A balcony was damaged but no injuries were reported after a fire broke out at an apartment in the 100 block of Calderon Avenue...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2010
Last comment by eddie, on Oct 15, 2010 at 9:10 am | 2 comments | 1772 Views

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Council: let the affordable housing proposals pour in

With $18 million in affordable housing funds burning a hole in its pocket, the City Council Tuesday supported allowing a...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2010
Last comment by Entitlement, Pick me, pick me, on Oct 14, 2010 at 2:09 pm | 2 comments | 1816 Views

SPORTS

Enrollment jumps at MV Whisman

Enrollment is up substantially this fall at local elementary and middle schools. Officials speculate that the marked —...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2010
Last comment by Marketing Spin, on Oct 14, 2010 at 2:03 pm | 1 comment | 3280 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Signs of a Deep Recession

I live in the Cuesta Park area. Since the great recession I have noticed several instances of well dressed people, early...

Original post made by Mr. T on Oct. 13, 2010
Last comment by McGruff, on Oct 14, 2010 at 1:41 pm | 1 comment | 2026 Views
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