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Police use stun gun on man with knife

A man from threatened a San Jose comedian with a knife at a Castro Street bar Tuesday night, and was later taken down by...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2011
Last comment by spell checker, on Apr 14, 2011 at 11:19 am | 20 comments | 2228 Views

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Council balks at looking into HSR stop downtown

Hopes for a downtown high speed rail stop may have come and gone in a flash Tuesday after City Council members deadlocked...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2009
Last comment by James Hoosac, on Mar 3, 2009 at 4:19 pm | 23 comments | 2227 Views

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City to hire staff to handle Google's growth

Illustrating just how much Google plans to grow in future years, the City Council voted Tuesday night to take $255,000 up...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2011
Last comment by funny, on Dec 19, 2011 at 2:49 pm | 6 comments | 2226 Views

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What are you doing for families, Mountain View?

Boardwalk is closing (I know this is officially Los Altos). Where are families supposed to shop together, eat together, nowadays. We...

Original post made by Palo Alto Resident on Jun. 3, 2014
Last comment by Isn't this the master plan, on Jun 9, 2014 at 3:03 pm | 41 comments | 2225 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Meeting reveals challenges for High Speed Rail

Experts at a meeting held last week by the California High Speed Rail Authority revealed several design requirements which...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2009
Last comment by Gayle, on Oct 17, 2009 at 10:40 am | 25 comments | 2224 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Owner seeks a buyer for 291 Evandale

Facing a long list of code violations, a souring housing market and irritated neighbors, the owner of 291 Evandale Ave. is...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2009
Last comment by MR. LEFTY, on Feb 25, 2009 at 6:52 pm | 4 comments | 2223 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Vintage war planes come to Moffett Field

Three WWII-era fighter and bomber aircraft will be available for up-close exploration May 21 through 29 at Moffett Federal...

Original post made on May. 25, 2010
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Jun 1, 2010 at 10:46 pm | 2 comments | 2223 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Another Spare the Air alert issued this week

Yet another Winter Spare the Air alert has been issued for the Bay Area for Friday, Jan. 25, meaning residents won't be able...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2013
Last comment by Kman, on Feb 8, 2013 at 2:59 pm | 15 comments | 2223 Views

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Today: Premanente trail groundbreaking

Excitement is sure to be found at a groundbreaking ceremony at 2:30 p.m. today for a milestone civil engineering project...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2010
Last comment by Mr. DePortum, on Dec 20, 2010 at 6:35 pm | 4 comments | 2222 Views

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Chick-Fil-A Challenge!!!

Now that the city council has thrown out the chicken with the broth water, I am issuing a challenge to all those that voted...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Oct. 17, 2012
Last comment by Stalin, on Oct 18, 2012 at 6:56 am | 3 comments | 2221 Views

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Feds say Lozano's bilked workers

A local car wash has been cheating workers out of their pay on slow business days, the U.S. Department of Labor said last...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2009
Last comment by Marthalucia, on Apr 15, 2009 at 9:11 pm | 3 comments | 2219 Views

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The power of sexy

Some local environmentalists are deploying a new weapon in the fight against global warming: the female figure. Read the...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2008
Last comment by Angela Hey, on Dec 8, 2008 at 9:20 pm | 1 comment | 2218 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

No cell tower at First Presbyterian Church

Cell tower/structure proposed by Clear Wireless to be on PRESCHOOL campus. SIGN the petition. http://www.petitiononline.com/no2tower/petition.html ATTEND...

Original post made by Bill Andrade on Nov. 8, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2217 Views

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Bakotich house saved in new co-housing plan

It was nearly set for demolition or removal, but now the 1880s Bakotich house on Calderon Avenue may be preserved along with...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2010
Last comment by Hardin, on Nov 13, 2010 at 10:16 am | 6 comments | 2217 Views

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Police have suspect in killing of David Lewis

Police have a suspect in the "targeted" killing of East Palo Alto drug-intervention leader David Lewis, as well as a description...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2010
Last comment by J Rillos, on Sep 9, 2011 at 5:43 pm | 17 comments | 2216 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google donation saves Deer Hollow farm -- for now

Deer Hollow Farm is what Sue Gale calls a "wonderful, magical place," nestled in the hills of Rancho San Antonio County Park....

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2010
Last comment by Jonathan Lustig, on Jul 23, 2010 at 5:43 pm | 9 comments | 2216 Views

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Ringing in the new

Ring in the New Year on the Midpeninsula with ballroom dancing, a singles party, concerts, alt-rock musical theater or a...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2010
Last comment by Brent H., on Dec 30, 2010 at 7:39 am | 1 comment | 2216 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD to appeal in Bullis legal fight

There's no end in sight to the legal battle between the Los Altos School District and Bullis Charter School. At the school...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2011
Last comment by haroldbarton@hotmail.com, on Nov 30, 2011 at 8:18 pm | 32 comments | 2215 Views

SPORTS

Voters Guide: Competition heats up for new state Senate district

To the average Peninsula voter, Brisbane and Sunnyvale have little in common. The former is a small, industrial suburb on...

Original post made on May. 15, 2012
Last comment by jwebster.com, on May 16, 2012 at 5:12 pm | 3 comments | 2215 Views

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What is that clearing up in the mountains?

As I was sitting at the red light at the intersection of 237 and El Camino, I looked up at the Santa Cruz mountains and noticed...

Original post made by Gazer on Oct. 2, 2009
Last comment by Political Insider, on Oct 8, 2009 at 9:33 am | 17 comments | 2214 Views
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