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AROUND TOWN

Man snatches woman's necklace

A man stole a necklace from a 25-year-old woman in broad daylight, while she walked on Villa Street, police said. He got...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2011
Last comment by huh?, on Aug 3, 2011 at 9:07 pm | 34 comments | 2582 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police: East Palo Alto man cited in hit-and-run accident

A 34-year-old man who allegedly struck two vehicles before plowing through a Caltrain fence and hitting a power pole has...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2015
Last comment by Timo, on Jul 12, 2015 at 3:26 am | 1 comment | 2582 Views

ELECTIONS

County implements drive-throughs for voters

Santa Clara County voters who have yet to turn in their absentee ballots may do so without stepping out of their cars, thanks...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2012
Last comment by Litsa, on Jun 6, 2012 at 3:50 pm | 3 comments | 2582 Views

OTHER ISSUES

High speed flail

High hopes for a downtown high speed rail stop may have come and gone in a flash during Tuesday's council meeting. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2009
Last comment by Douglas, on Mar 1, 2009 at 1:23 am | 4 comments | 2581 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Obama's budget boosts NASA Ames

The announcement of President Obama's new direction for space exploration has caused rancor in other parts of the country,...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2010
Last comment by ARC contractor, on Feb 3, 2010 at 12:33 am | 2 comments | 2581 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 | 2581 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bike use climbs in Mountain View

Bicycle advocates are buzzing about new census data which shows that bicycling to work is on the rise in Mountain View --...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2012
Last comment by kman, on Oct 8, 2012 at 2:50 pm | 21 comments | 2580 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

M-A Kicks Off Annual Canned Food Drive...Yes, We CAN!!!

Join the M-A family by helping us collect over 120,000 cans and raise money to purchase perishables to feed over 500 families...

Original post made by Kelly Todd on Nov. 11, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2579 Views

OTHER ISSUES

PA proposes to peek at people's garbage

Palo Altans who repeatedly throw recyclable items into their trash bins could soon find themselves slapped with fines and...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2010
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Mar 13, 2010 at 7:28 am | 25 comments | 2579 Views

AROUND TOWN

An important difference in local medical facilities

Our local medical options are far from the same. For example, I recently noticed that if one gets a blood test at Palo...

Original post made by Bernie Brightman on Dec. 29, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2579 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Palo Alto family dies in crash in British Columbia

A Palo Alto family of four was killed on a Canadian highway Friday afternoon when their camper van collided head-on with...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2011
Last comment by MVneighbor, on Jul 26, 2011 at 11:31 pm | 2 comments | 2578 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Editorial: Timing's right to exercise political might

Momentum is growing among cities in the northern part of Santa Clara County to seize an opportunity arising from the potential...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2015
Last comment by Maher, on Sep 1, 2015 at 4:26 pm | 44 comments | 2578 Views

AROUND TOWN

The biggest idea ever floated

Patri Friedman believes that some day humans might live on platforms in the middle of the sea. The Mountain View resident...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2009
Last comment by J, on Dec 2, 2009 at 5:50 pm | 7 comments | 2578 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council moves ahead with major projects

Budget problems notwithstanding, the City Council supported moving forward with many of its infrastructure plans during a...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2009
Last comment by Dude, on Apr 19, 2009 at 1:08 pm | 6 comments | 2577 Views

OTHER ISSUES

UPDATE: Alleged drug dealer target of robbery

A victim of a recent home-invasion robbery in Mountain View was arrested for allegedly possessing drugs with the intent to...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2012
Last comment by Bogaigh, on Oct 8, 2012 at 3:58 pm | 19 comments | 2577 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Teen seeks funds for peanut-sniffing dog

For years, 19-year-old Arielle Davis has been coping with a peanut allergy that used to be completely under control. But...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2016
Last comment by Regina, on Feb 2, 2016 at 4:40 pm | 1 comment | 2576 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council approves vision for the city's future

After months of workshops where some 800 residents shared their hopes and dreams of how their city should grow, a planning...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2576 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Adult School cuts will hurt

The gaping holes left in the Adult School curriculum by the recently announced $1.3 million in cutbacks pulls the rug out...

Original post made on May. 12, 2009
Last comment by A. Genoff, on May 12, 2009 at 9:27 am | 1 comment | 2575 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Facebook CEO: 'Messages' = way of the future

Predicting people will call it "the way the future should work," Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced the Palo Alto social-networking...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2010
Last comment by A. Reader, on Nov 20, 2010 at 12:38 am | 1 comment | 2575 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Holiday DUI arrests up, deaths down

The California Highway Patrol is reporting an increase in the number drunken driving arrests over the Thanksgiving weekend,...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2575 Views
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