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Linden Tree Children's Bookstore in L.A. looking for new owners

In case you didn't know, the Linden Tree owners are retiring and looking for a buyer. It's a beautiful bookstore for children....

Original post made by Margaret on Dec. 9, 2009
Last comment by d, on Dec 9, 2009 at 2:08 pm | 1 comment | 1388 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Arne Duncan tells Foothill grads 'to be shape-shifters'

Foothill College graduates will need to be "shape shifters" to thrive in the global economy of the 21st century, U.S. Secretary...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2010
Last comment by George, on Jul 15, 2010 at 8:01 pm | 4 comments | 1388 Views

AROUND TOWN

Water district candidates seek reform

Two local politicians -- Bern Beecham and Lou Becker -- have announced they plan to run for a seat on the governing board...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2010
Last comment by last of the 'wild' places, on Jul 24, 2010 at 7:17 pm | 3 comments | 1388 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

When background checks miss the mark

How a Peninsula private school unknowingly hired a teacher with a decades-long history of child molestation allegations....

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2012
Last comment by Steve, on Apr 12, 2012 at 8:15 am | 7 comments | 1388 Views

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Fancy fungus among us

Most companies would avoid describing their products as ugly. But Far West Fungi has some fun with its sometimes alien-looking...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by MV Resident, on May 14, 2012 at 10:50 am | 1 comment | 1388 Views

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Senior co-housing project proposed for Calderon Avenue parcel

A property adjacent to Landels School has been secured by investors with the intent of building a unique co-housing community...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2009
Last comment by annonymous, on Oct 1, 2009 at 4:27 pm | 1 comment | 1387 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Stanford Hospital gives 'final offer' to nurses

Nurses at Stanford Hospital and Clinics and Lucile Packard Children's Hospital are at a heated impasse with hospital administrators...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2010
Last comment by CaliNurse, on Apr 21, 2010 at 9:19 am | 6 comments | 1387 Views

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Council "underwhelmed" by San Antonio Center plans

On Tuesday, half of the City Council was "underwhelmed" by the latest plan to redevelop an important 11 acre piece of San...

Original post made on May. 19, 2010
Last comment by Grace, on Aug 1, 2011 at 3:55 pm | 23 comments | 1387 Views

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Fire at Arastradero Preserve being investigated

A grass fire that burned two acres at Pearson Arastradero Preserve Thursday afternoon (July 28) is being investigated by...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by Jeff, on Jul 29, 2011 at 11:37 pm | 1 comment | 1387 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Local senior day care center braces for Medi-Cal cuts

About one-third of the elderly and frail people who rely on a local adult day health care service may soon be forced out...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2011
Last comment by Huh?, on Aug 26, 2011 at 11:03 am | 2 comments | 1387 Views

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Planning a 9/11 remembrance?

Is your church or organization planning a special remembrance on the 10th anniversary of Sept. 11, 2001? Do you wish to share...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2011
Last comment by Old Ben, on Sep 2, 2011 at 3:20 am | 1 comment | 1387 Views

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Back to its old haunt

After a brief hiatus the city's favorite front yard Halloween attraction will be back in action this weekend. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2011
Last comment by lindaloo, on Nov 1, 2011 at 2:57 pm | 5 comments | 1387 Views

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Burglar breaks into garage while family sleeps

Some costume jewelry was taken out of the garage of a home in the 2300 block of Jane Lane during a burglary, which police...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2011
Last comment by mtnview, on Dec 23, 2011 at 4:03 pm | 14 comments | 1387 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Start of school ushers in big changes

As students at Mountain View and Los Altos high schools were busy adjusting to their new class schedules and evaluating each...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2012
Last comment by Honor Spitz, on Aug 17, 2012 at 7:36 am | 2 comments | 1387 Views

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Second Spare the Air day called for Tuesday

A second consecutive Spare the Air day has been issued in the Bay Area for Tuesday because forecasts calling for high temperatures...

Original post made on May. 13, 2014
Last comment by Moo, on May 15, 2014 at 3:13 am | 3 comments | 1387 Views

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It's time to question the high salaries of Mountain View City Manager and Police Chief.

It's time to question the high salaries of Mountain View City Manager, Police Chief, and Firefighters that are higher than...

Original post made by Tea Partyer on Sep. 15, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1386 Views

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MV residents hit with $80 county library fee

Palo Alto and Mountain View residents who make use of the county's vast library collection available in Los Altos libraries...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2011
Last comment by ago, on Jun 13, 2011 at 9:30 pm | 2 comments | 1386 Views

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Council compromises in vote on San Antonio center project

San Antonio shopping center is set for a major facelift after a suspenseful council meeting Tuesday in which the project...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2011
Last comment by Spaghetti Freddie, on Jun 16, 2011 at 12:42 pm | 1 comment | 1386 Views

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Thursday: Obama to visit Midpeninsula

President Barack Obama is scheduled to visit the Palo Alto home of Vinod and Neeru Khosla at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 6,...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2013
Last comment by Old Steve, on Jun 10, 2013 at 5:20 pm | 16 comments | 1386 Views

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Rail authority CEO to resign

California's quest to build the nation's first high-speed rail took another unexpected twist Thursday when the the man charged...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2012
Last comment by Hardin, on Jan 17, 2012 at 7:15 pm | 4 comments | 1385 Views
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