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It's official: El Camino adds Los Gatos site

It was an "end of an era" last week as El Camino Hospital officially took over the Community Hospital of Los Gatos and prepared...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2009
Last comment by JS, on Apr 17, 2009 at 2:02 pm | 3 comments | 2595 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 | 2594 Views

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'Human directionals' becoming more common

Sign-spinning advertisements, also known as "human directionals," are frequent sights on street corners throughout the Midpeninsula....

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2010
Last comment by Lorie, on Jul 19, 2011 at 5:05 pm | 7 comments | 2594 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 | 2593 Views

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Pedestrian threatened, PA man arrested

A Palo Alto man was arrested in Mountain View near the Safeway on San Antonio road last week after he threatened to harm...

Original post made on May. 14, 2015
Last comment by Steve, on May 15, 2015 at 7:42 pm | 3 comments | 2593 Views

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Shots Fired Last Night in OMV

Around 1:00 AM last night I heard 3 gunshots very clearly. They sounded like they came from the direction of Dana and Calderon....

Original post made by Bruno on Apr. 22, 2009
Last comment by Casey Weiss, on Apr 22, 2009 at 3:59 pm | 1 comment | 2592 Views

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BMX bike area on the bank of Stevens Creek

The bike area would be great to have if it weren't on the bank of Stevens Creek. It's all about keeping Stevens Creek as...

Original post made by Gail Cheeseman on Aug. 25, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2592 Views

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Hospital expansion to increase traffic woes

The city of Mountain View is soliciting feedback on major expansion plans at El Camino Hospital, which call for hundreds...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2016
Last comment by Waldo, on Mar 19, 2016 at 5:46 pm | 15 comments | 2592 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 | 2591 Views

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Coroner IDs woman killed at San Antonio station

The woman killed by a passenger train Monday evening has been identified as Leila Ruth Dewitt, 42, of Mountain View, according...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2009
Last comment by tommygee, on Aug 13, 2009 at 9:42 am | 2 comments | 2590 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council supports McKelvey Park flood basin

The Mountain View City Council appeared to support transforming McKelvey Park into a 15-foot-deep flood basin in a plan that...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2009
Last comment by faker, on Aug 31, 2009 at 11:23 am | 3 comments | 2589 Views

OTHER ISSUES

William Ware's death spurs call for California Street revamp

The death of William Ware — hit by a speeding car while waiting at a California Street bus stop on June 21 —...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2012
Last comment by Linda Cantwell-Lum, on Sep 2, 2012 at 12:13 pm | 1 comment | 2589 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 | 2589 Views

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Despite setbacks, model USS Macon flies at Moffett

It took three years and a few dramatic failures before Jack Clemens could fly his huge model of the USS Macon on Saturday,...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2011
Last comment by JESSE, on Oct 25, 2011 at 7:45 am | 7 comments | 2589 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

CHAC's Monique Kane named "Woman of the year"

It was by a stroke of good fortune that Monique Kane, just named "Woman of the Year" by state Sen. Joe Simitian, is where...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2012
Last comment by Marti, on Apr 13, 2012 at 4:19 pm | 1 comment | 2588 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 | 2588 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 | 2587 Views

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Service above self

If you want to do well while doing good, Mountain View's Rotary Club provides both outlets — business networking and...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2009
Last comment by Alicia Crank, on Jan 2, 2009 at 8:34 am | 1 comment | 2587 Views

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McAlister seeks another spin on council

John McAlister likes to harken back to how things were 50 years ago -- a time when orchards still dotted the roadside, Highway...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2016
Last comment by Gary, on Apr 20, 2016 at 11:29 am | 16 comments | 2587 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Two-alarm fire damages Springer Street home

Investigators are trying to determine what started a two-alarm fire at a home in Mountain View on Thursday night, according...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2009
Last comment by Courtney Walters, on Mar 27, 2009 at 8:31 am | 5 comments | 2586 Views
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