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City will remember 9/11 attacks at ceremony

In a ceremony set for Sunday morning during the Art and Wine festival, the city is set to acknowledge the 10th anniversary...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2011
Last comment by Spooked, on Sep 15, 2011 at 2:51 pm | 5 comments | 1809 Views

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Police still hope to charge killer in drug deal

It's been almost four years since the case against three suspects fell apart in the shooting death of 20-year-old Mountain...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Sep 15, 2011 at 11:26 am | 14 comments | 1970 Views

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Quiet renaissance in OMV

Old Mountain View has been undergoing a quiet, subtle evolution since many of the homes were built in the late 1940s. Slowly...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2011
Last comment by reader, on Sep 14, 2011 at 2:28 pm | 1 comment | 2059 Views

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Burglar kicks in front door

Electronics, jewelry and cash were stolen from a home in the 500 block of Piazza Drive after a weak front door was apparently...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by Ned, on Sep 14, 2011 at 1:38 am | 11 comments | 2069 Views

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A moment to remember

Mountain View Police Officer Lloyd Curns pays tribute to heroes of the 9/11 attacks during the 10th anniversary remembrance...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2011
Last comment by ed, on Sep 13, 2011 at 8:14 pm | 3 comments | 1954 Views

ELECTIONS

Online Voter Registration-A Bad Idea

09/12/2011 Howdy, Recently I was contacted by a super-group of concerned citizens about California Senate Bill 397...

Original post made by Alan Whitehorn on Sep. 13, 2011
There are no comments yet. 2504 Views

ELECTIONS

New Mayor's Award may be here to stay

After two years of not having a mayor's award, Mayor Jac Siegel has resurrected it and is seeking nominations for outstanding...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2011
Last comment by gcoladon, on Sep 12, 2011 at 2:43 pm | 1 comment | 2360 Views

OTHER ISSUES

School district wants to buy day-care site

The Palo Alto Unified School District has formally declared it wants to buy a 2.65-acre parcel on San Antonio Road. The purpose...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on Sep 12, 2011 at 9:13 am | 3 comments | 2059 Views

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Historic Palo Alto Bowl: We are Down, But Not Yet Out; Here is Why. And Contact Both Barry Swenson and Rich Gordon Today!

Hi you all, We are down, but we are not yet out. Today, I had a meeting with Palo Alto Mayor Sid Espioza. Unfortunately,...

Original post made by Daniel Mart on Sep. 10, 2011
Last comment by Daniel Mart, on Sep 10, 2011 at 10:58 pm | 3 comments | 1552 Views

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Sustainability Base, NASA's new pride

NASA Ames Research Center is putting the finishing touches on a new flagship building that may be the greenest in the federal...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2011
Last comment by NotSoFast, on Sep 9, 2011 at 9:09 pm | 3 comments | 2313 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Whisman area footbridge to be closed for repairs

To finish the second half of a re-decking project, the footbridge from the Stevens Creek Trail to Whisman Park and the Hetch-Hetchy...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by Dee, on Sep 9, 2011 at 3:42 pm | 1 comment | 2106 Views

OTHER ISSUES

The Demolition of Palo Alto Bowl: a Violation of the ADA Code and United States Code

If you don't join us around 2:15 or so at Palo Alto City Hall, then please call and/or e-mail the city councill!! _____________________________________________________________ Asi...

Original post made by Daniel Mart on Sep. 9, 2011
Last comment by Daniel Mart, on Sep 9, 2011 at 12:31 pm | 1 comment | 1725 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Will new plan save the burrowing owls?

As Mountain View's population of burrowing owls is dwindling, and authorities are being prodded to approve a new plan to...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2011
Last comment by JB, on Sep 8, 2011 at 6:20 pm | 8 comments | 2752 Views

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Advocate for senior citizens dies at 108

Louise Miner, an 80-year Mountain View resident who helped launch many of the city's senior programs, died Aug. 30, one month...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
Last comment by gcoladon, on Sep 8, 2011 at 2:22 pm | 1 comment | 1818 Views

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Palo Alto Bowl: Heart-to-Heart, Person-to-Person Conversation With PA Mayor Espinoza September 9th...

Do you love the Palo Alto Bowl? Are you free at 2 pm on Friday, September 9th? Wherever you are, we want "you" at Palo...

Original post made by Daniel Mart on Sep. 5, 2011
Last comment by Daniel Mart, on Sep 7, 2011 at 10:48 pm | 1 comment | 1601 Views

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Spare the Air alert for Wednesday

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a [http://sparetheair.org/ Spare the Air] alert for Wednesday, Sept....

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2011
Last comment by Doctor Killjoy, on Sep 7, 2011 at 9:29 pm | 2 comments | 1783 Views

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Newark High School-Class of 1971-40th Reunion

Newark High School’s Class of 1971 is ready to celebrate their 40th Reunion. The celebration will commence at the W Silicon...

Original post made by Kathy Buob on Sep. 7, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1733 Views

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Electronic music festival a first for Mountain View

A massive electronic music tour will be making a stop in Mountain View this weekend, bringing with it a slew of producers...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2011
Last comment by Peter, on Sep 7, 2011 at 9:19 am | 9 comments | 2921 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Plan for 'blended' rail system gains steam

A proposal by three lawmakers to blend high-speed rail and Caltrain on the Peninsula received a boost Friday when a panel...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2011
Last comment by Hardin, on Sep 6, 2011 at 9:14 pm | 12 comments | 2856 Views

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Moffett Field Museum exists?

Has anyone ever visited the Moffett Field Museum next to Hangar One? I just stumbled upon this website about it: http://www.moffettfieldmuseum.org/contactus.html I...

Original post made by Neighbor on Sep. 5, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1626 Views
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