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AROUND TOWN

July Fourth chili competition to heat up Mitchell Park

On a summer afternoon calling for lemonade and Popsicles, Palo Alto's avid chili chefs will fire up their stoves, hover over...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2014
Last comment by Goldenslate, on Jul 8, 2014 at 5:13 pm | 1 comment | 4464 Views

RESTAURANTS

Train Depot to sell wine, beer and delicacies

The six-year search for a business to take over the long-vacant Train Depot ended without a word Tuesday night, as an application...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2008
Last comment by eric, on Jul 30, 2008 at 5:11 pm | 2 comments | 4462 Views

OTHER ISSUES

From saris to blue jeans

In August 1947, India emerged bold and triumphant from the shackles of British rule. Today, 60 years later, Indians have...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2007
Last comment by Yanping Liao, on Dec 12, 2007 at 10:42 am | 2 comments | 4460 Views

BOOKS

Diplomat still leads dramatic life

When former President Bill Clinton traveled to North Korea last month to negotiate the release of two American journalists,...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2009
Last comment by John Stephens, on Sep 3, 2009 at 9:04 pm | 1 comment | 4455 Views

AROUND TOWN

Former Assemblyman Ira Ruskin dies from brain tumor

Longtime former state Assemblyman Ira Ruskin, who represented Palo Alto for six years, died on July 3, according to his family....

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2014
Last comment by Stanley Kuperstein, on Sep 9, 2014 at 4:49 pm | 5 comments | 4455 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hetch Hetchy housing standoff

Next Tuesday the City Council will finally decide on a development that has been the source of contentious debate over the...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2008
Last comment by eric, on Apr 23, 2008 at 3:34 pm | 18 comments | 4452 Views

AROUND TOWN

Adios Home Depot?

Home Depot's future at the San Antonio shopping center took a significant turn for the worse last week when a majority of...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2007
Last comment by SAM ROWLES, on Dec 16, 2007 at 2:32 am | 3 comments | 4450 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hospital hires high-tech guru

El Camino Hospital has hired Eric Pifer, M.D., to oversee the hospital's information and technology interests as part of...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2007
Last comment by Mollie, on Jul 22, 2007 at 6:25 pm | 3 comments | 4449 Views

OTHER ISSUES

The challenge of Chekhov

Anton Chekhov is one of Russia's most human and accessible writers. Nonetheless, "Three Sisters," which debuted Saturday...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2007
Last comment by Chekhov enthusiast, on Sep 22, 2007 at 9:29 am | 6 comments | 4447 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Boundary options down to two

Both of the remaining two options for LASD's boundary changes would force 100 or more Mountain View students to change schools. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2007
Last comment by Amanda, on Jun 19, 2007 at 3:54 pm | 6 comments | 4446 Views

AROUND TOWN

The school nurse will see you now

There's a new addition to the team, and now that she is up to speed and the rest of the district's health services department...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2013
There are no comments yet. 4445 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New principal tapped for Bubb

Cyndee Nguyen will be the new principal of Benjamin Bubb Elementary School. Her selection was announced at the Mountain View...

Original post made on May. 2, 2014
Last comment by @ Parent, on May 2, 2014 at 3:24 pm | 5 comments | 4445 Views

ELECTIONS

Lieber bill would tighten recruiters' access to students

Assemblywoman Sally Lieber, D-Mountain View, is reintroducing a bill today intended to better inform parents on military...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2008
Last comment by Dale, on Mar 3, 2008 at 6:29 pm | 14 comments | 4441 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google buys former home of the Pacific Press

Google's newest real estate purchase in Mountain View is not only home to a division of rival Microsoft, it is also one of...

Original post made on May. 26, 2011
Last comment by LivingOnThe Border, on Jun 2, 2011 at 5:19 pm | 12 comments | 4441 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School's new paradigm could come with a price

It isn't often that a school district steps out of the traditional educational mold and adopts a totally new concept of teaching. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2007
Last comment by Amanda, on Aug 31, 2007 at 2:17 pm | 5 comments | 4436 Views

AROUND TOWN

Shell Gas Station- TV at pumps

What's with the TV's at the pumps at the Shell gas station on Miramonte and Cuesta? ANNOYING!!! They are activated to play...

Original post made by frequent shopper on Dec. 18, 2007
Last comment by John L, on Dec 10, 2008 at 12:04 pm | 12 comments | 4436 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council OKs El Camino initiative

Mountain View became one of the first cities to sign onto the "Grand Boulevard Initiative" after council members voted 6-1...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2007
Last comment by Bernie Brightman, on Dec 8, 2007 at 10:30 am | 7 comments | 4435 Views

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City struggles to add park space

At Tuesday night's City Council meeting, it became clear how difficult it is to add new park space in the city as council...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2014
Last comment by time-for-petition, on Nov 5, 2014 at 9:45 am | 36 comments | 4433 Views

AROUND TOWN

Awful gridlock at Rengstorff and Cristano/Central

It took me 15 minutes this evening to get from California Avenue to Central via Rengstorff, and I am fuming!! What can...

Original post made by Fuming on Sep. 21, 2007
There are no comments yet. 4430 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fireworks fanatics

For many Americans, Independence Day means relaxation. But for fireworks professional Dan Nitzan and his crew, the holiday...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2012
Last comment by Choice, on Jun 29, 2012 at 9:27 pm | 2 comments | 4430 Views
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