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Palo Alto sued over plastic bag ban

Palo Alto's crusade against plastic bags faced its first legal challenge Tuesday, when a coalition of groups filed a lawsuit...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2009
Last comment by USA, on Apr 24, 2009 at 3:41 pm | 8 comments | 1878 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Landels on state list of distinguished schools

Edith Landels Elementary School in Mountain View has earned a spot among the top public schools in California and is set...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2010
Last comment by James, on Apr 26, 2010 at 2:40 pm | 22 comments | 1878 Views

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Palo Alto, Menlo Park, Atherton sue rail authority

Palo Alto, Atherton and Menlo Park launched a fresh lawsuit Thursday against the California High-Speed Rail Authority, claiming...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2010
Last comment by Hardin, on Oct 6, 2010 at 8:13 pm | 6 comments | 1878 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 | 1877 Views

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Bikes, iPod stereo stolen

Two bicycles and an iPod stereo was stolen from a detached garage in the 2100 block of Leland Avenue sometime between the...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2010
Last comment by jupiterk, on Nov 18, 2010 at 5:06 pm | 3 comments | 1877 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain searches for money to save bullet trains

The search is on for money to save Caltrain's Baby Bullet trains. The express trains have been credited with boosting Caltrain's...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2011
Last comment by Michael, on Apr 21, 2011 at 9:48 am | 2 comments | 1877 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Welcome to Landelsburg

Students at Landels Elementary School got a taste of colonial life last week, complete with blacksmiths, bonnets and debates...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2009
Last comment by ??? 2009, on Mar 2, 2009 at 7:59 pm | 1 comment | 1876 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parcel Tax

In April 2010 the School Board approved a new contract with the teachers. Rather than negotiate realistic reductions in health...

Original post made by teabag on Apr. 19, 2011
Last comment by Robert, on Apr 24, 2011 at 10:01 am | 1 comment | 1876 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

TONIGHT: MV Whisman to discuss enrollment

Trustees of the Mountain View Whisman School District will hear an update on student enrollment during their regular meeting...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2009
Last comment by ben, on Sep 4, 2009 at 10:09 am | 5 comments | 1875 Views

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Church neighbors appeal cell tower decision

The City Council will soon weigh in on a controversy involving a cell tower approved for the top of First Presbyterian Church,...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2010
Last comment by frumenty, on Dec 13, 2010 at 12:51 pm | 9 comments | 1875 Views

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Students take pride in solar

Students at Mountain View and Los Altos high schools are beginning to learn a lot more about solar energy this year, and...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2010
Last comment by USA, on Dec 12, 2010 at 5:06 pm | 2 comments | 1875 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Police: Brittany Brown lied about disappearance

Brittany Brown, the young Mountain View resident who made headlines last year when she disappeared for four days after going...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2009
Last comment by Franky, on Apr 1, 2009 at 10:45 am | 10 comments | 1874 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Old clothes made new again

Four Mountain View residents are proving that dressing well doesn't mean breaking the bank, or the environment, as their...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2009
Last comment by Jason Karas, on Sep 11, 2009 at 11:13 am | 1 comment | 1874 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'No Child' law finally catches up with local schools

Schools in Mountain View have cause to both celebrate academic achievement and take action for improvement after the release...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2009
Last comment by James, on Sep 24, 2009 at 4:03 pm | 3 comments | 1874 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Trustees cut back autism workers' hours

After two months of union negotiations, trustees of the Mountain View Whisman School District last week voted 3-2 to reduce...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2010
Last comment by Nan Recker, on Jan 29, 2010 at 10:59 am | 4 comments | 1874 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Shoreline joint powers pact gets final OK

With the unanimous approval of the high school district's board of trustees, the new Shoreline Community joint powers agreement...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2011
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on May 9, 2011 at 9:31 am | 8 comments | 1874 Views

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Why the ginormous gaps?

OK, just a minor question but I noticed that every time I want to go through a left turn signal, the other cars leave these...

Original post made by efficient on Sep. 19, 2009
Last comment by Gloria, on Sep 28, 2009 at 4:27 pm | 20 comments | 1873 Views

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Veteran settles for $250K in Palo Alto VA claim

A veteran who claimed he was blinded because of negligent medical care at the VA Palo Alto Health Care System has settled...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2010
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Nov 10, 2010 at 4:58 pm | 2 comments | 1873 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Will I get in? Can I afford it?

Applying to college has always been both exciting and exhausting. In 2011, however, with peers boasting on Facebook, unprecedented...

Original post made on May. 9, 2011
Last comment by Proud Slug, on May 12, 2011 at 12:13 pm | 7 comments | 1873 Views

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No charges for driver in fatal California Street collision

Police say they can't determine who was at fault -- the driver or the pedestrian -- in the Sept. 15 that resulted in the...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2012
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Oct 13, 2012 at 2:50 pm | 6 comments | 1873 Views
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