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Arrest made in 2007 rape on Terra Bella

Mountain View police arrested a man this week in connection with the 2007 rape of a 22-year-old woman who was assaulted at...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2009
Last comment by Dan, on Feb 20, 2009 at 9:06 am | 1 comment | 2528 Views

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Trail connections a focus for new POST leader

Creating trail connections among open-space parcels on the Peninsula will be the next great focus of local land preservation,...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2011
Last comment by DCS, on Jul 7, 2011 at 8:38 am | 2 comments | 2528 Views

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MV woman pleads not guilty in embezzlement case

A Mountain View woman pleaded not guilty on Sept. 13 to charges of embezzlement and grand theft of property. Read the full...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2012
Last comment by mug shot, on Sep 15, 2012 at 8:51 am | 3 comments | 2528 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Locals play waiting game for H1N1 vaccine

Since last spring there have been more than 150 hospitalizations in Santa Clara County alone due to the H1N1 virus. The county...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2009
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Oct 22, 2009 at 1:07 pm | 1 comment | 2527 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino launches unique genomic center

Patients at El Camino Hospital will have access to a powerful new medical tool this week after the hospital becomes the first...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2009
Last comment by Deniece, on Mar 25, 2009 at 4:28 pm | 1 comment | 2527 Views

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Caltrain deaths prompt push for suicide prevention awareness

In the wake of two Caltrain fatalities within 24 hours this week, public health organizations, school administrators and...

Original post made on May. 8, 2009
Last comment by USA, on May 11, 2009 at 9:13 am | 3 comments | 2527 Views

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COMING UP: Stevens Creek Trail celebration

This Saturday, a crowd of trail-lovers will gather to celebrate two milestones in the expansion of Stevens Creek Trail: the...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2009
Last comment by Jean Pommier, on Jun 16, 2009 at 8:35 am | 7 comments | 2527 Views

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Google plans upgrades to its free WiFi service

Several weeks ago, Google met with local residents to discuss possible improvements to its free WiFi network. In response...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2009
Last comment by Tim, on Feb 17, 2010 at 2:02 pm | 15 comments | 2527 Views

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Car crashes when driver passes out

Police say a driver apparently passed out behind the wheel, veered across several lanes and crashed into a tree right next...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2013
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on Jul 3, 2013 at 4:53 pm | 4 comments | 2527 Views

ELECTIONS

Cities join forces to back transportation-funding plan

With Santa Clara County cruising toward a November transportation tax measure, Palo Alto and eight other cities in the north...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2016
Last comment by mvresident2003, on Feb 10, 2016 at 10:03 am | 17 comments | 2527 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School nurses race to keep up

With only three nurses to watch over nine schools, and with a growing number of children with medical issues that require...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2011
Last comment by palo alto parent, on Apr 21, 2011 at 10:20 am | 2 comments | 2526 Views

OTHER ISSUES

VTA OKs study of dedicated bus lanes in MV

The possibility of a light rail-like bus system and new bike lanes on El Camino Real are still on the table for Mountain...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2012
Last comment by Member, on Jan 15, 2014 at 3:05 pm | 20 comments | 2526 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Crittenden to hold special education fair

A free education resource fair for parents of students with special needs -- from the mildly dyslexic to the severely autistic...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jan 26, 2012 at 7:36 pm | 1 comment | 2525 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Eshoo shares details of health care proposal

U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Palo Alto, talked about the need for health care reform, the status of the current proposals and...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2009
Last comment by Old Ben, on Aug 25, 2009 at 7:01 pm | 4 comments | 2525 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Commission cracks down on council's free seats at Shoreline

Responding to complaints from other cities, the California Fair Political Practices Commission is regulating the use of free...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by eric, on Mar 22, 2009 at 1:50 pm | 3 comments | 2524 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Air district board approves $20M for Caltrain electrification project

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District board today approved $20 million in funding for a Caltrain electrification project...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2015
Last comment by Excellent!, on Jul 31, 2015 at 8:54 am | 5 comments | 2521 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

After Sandy Hook, what should a community do?

When news of the terrible tragedy in Sandy Hook, Conn. broke last December, all of our hearts immediately went out to the...

Original post made on May. 30, 2013
Last comment by gcoladon, on May 30, 2013 at 10:09 am | 1 comment | 2520 Views

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Jog hogs irk Cuesta Park regular

A regular Cuesta Park user says a large group of high school students, led by a uniformed Navy officer, are shoving old ladies...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by USA, on Apr 3, 2009 at 2:46 pm | 11 comments | 2520 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Valley entrepreneurs share job-creation ideas

To create jobs America must welcome entrepreneurial immigrants, transform education and get more students to choose engineering,...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2011
Last comment by Ed, on Aug 4, 2011 at 6:00 am | 8 comments | 2519 Views

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Yoriko Kishimoto named to open space district board Monday night

Former Palo Alto Mayor Yoriko Kishimoto was named to the board of the Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District Monday night,...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2010
Last comment by Jimmae, on Dec 3, 2010 at 8:37 am | 2 comments | 2519 Views
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