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Palo Alto, other cities explore merging services

Palo Alto, Mountain View, Los Altos and Sunnyvale city managers are considering merging their emergency-dispatch centers,...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2011
Last comment by Private Investor, on Jan 20, 2011 at 11:22 am | 3 comments | 1858 Views

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Glassy, glossy Quattro

The Quattro restaurant at the Four Seasons Hotel in East Palo Alto is exactly what one would expect from one of the world's...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2011
Last comment by , on Jul 30, 2011 at 6:16 pm | 11 comments | 1858 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teaching a new way to teach

In an effort to improve math and science scores, the Mountain View Whisman School District has begun contracting with an...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2011
Last comment by Ron, on Aug 5, 2011 at 8:36 am | 7 comments | 1858 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Who’s City Is It Anyway???

There is a project proposal at the N.E. corner of Sonia Way and Castro Streets which all property owners should be aware...

Original post made by Ogaz Family on Apr. 25, 2011
Last comment by Loretta Merry, on Apr 25, 2011 at 5:57 pm | 1 comment | 1857 Views

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Man struck, killed by Caltrain

A southbound Caltrain struck and killed a man Wednesday night on the tracks south of the San Antonio station in Mountain...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2011
Last comment by Random Driver, on Jun 2, 2011 at 12:22 pm | 1 comment | 1857 Views

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Man slaps woman in pool hall scuffle

A patron of California Billiards, a Mountain View pool hall, was arrested on July 4, after hitting an employee as she attempted...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2011
Last comment by chas, on Jul 7, 2011 at 1:42 pm | 10 comments | 1857 Views

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VTA meets to discuss service cuts

The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority will hold a meeting at City Hall Wednesday, Aug. 12 to gather input on proposed...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2009
Last comment by Mike Zelinski, on Aug 13, 2009 at 12:42 pm | 1 comment | 1856 Views

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Man robbed, threatened with knife

A young Mountain View man was robbed at knife-point Tuesday afternoon in his apartment in a large complex located at 2675...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2011
Last comment by Sal, on Feb 11, 2011 at 2:18 pm | 1 comment | 1856 Views

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Man robbed at gunpoint

A man was robbed of his cell phone, keys and wallet in the carport of his apartment complex in the early hours of Thursday...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2011
Last comment by The Eye, on Dec 9, 2011 at 6:29 pm | 1 comment | 1856 Views

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Moffett-based airmen return from Afghanistan

After a four-month deployment rescuing injured service members in Afghanistan, 25 members of the Air National Guard's 129th...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2009
Last comment by Koa, on Sep 10, 2009 at 10:14 am | 1 comment | 1855 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Learning to stretch a dollar in Kenya and Haiti

Indoor plumbing and electricity have been at the fore of Diana Chou's mind of late, and not because the recent Los Altos...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2010
Last comment by MVHS dad, on Aug 10, 2010 at 6:09 pm | 2 comments | 1855 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman district finances looking rosier

The Mountain View Whisman School District anticipates having more money next school year than it had in 2010-11, thanks to...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2011
Last comment by LASD Dad, on Jul 15, 2011 at 10:17 pm | 5 comments | 1854 Views

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Simitian revives 'Breast Cancer Detection' bill

After seeing his first effort thwarted by a governor's veto, state Sen. Joe Simitian on Wednesday reintroduced a bill requiring...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2012
Last comment by kman, on Mar 30, 2012 at 4:43 pm | 2 comments | 1854 Views

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Swallowtail on bougainvillea

Ed Perry sent in this striking image of a swallowtail butterfly: "It drank heavily from the nectar of our 'society garlic'...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2009
Last comment by James clarke, on Jun 23, 2009 at 3:44 pm | 1 comment | 1853 Views

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MV man arrested in drug bust

A six-month undercover investigation of a drug trafficking ring in San Mateo County has resulted in six arrests, the San...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2010
Last comment by le dude, on Jun 10, 2010 at 5:16 pm | 18 comments | 1853 Views

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Pakistan flood relief benefit raises $350,000

A recent fundraiser to benefit victims of the flooding in Pakistan drew more than 400 people to the Computer History Museum...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2010
Last comment by Bruce Karney, on Sep 1, 2010 at 6:25 pm | 1 comment | 1853 Views

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City to strengthen 'green' building code

Homeowners, contractors, developers and environmentalists, take note: Mountain View's building code is about to get a bit...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2011
Last comment by Ann Schneider, on Apr 1, 2011 at 6:57 pm | 4 comments | 1853 Views

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PG&E finds no leaks in Mountain View gas line

PG&E workers found no leaks in 1.5 miles of gas pipeline subjected to eight hours of pressure testing in Mountain View on...

Original post made on May. 10, 2011
Last comment by fancydev2010, on May 11, 2011 at 10:10 pm | 4 comments | 1853 Views

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Arrillaga plan could give TheatreWorks a permanent home

In its roughly four decades on the Peninsula, TheatreWorks has piled up raving reviews and theater awards, but one prize...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2012
Last comment by Liz, on Mar 6, 2012 at 3:41 pm | 2 comments | 1853 Views

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$1 million Palo Alto Prize seeks to 'cure' aging

A newly established Silicon Valley-based prize to "hack the code of life and cure aging" was launched yesterday, Sept. 9. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2014
Last comment by Study old people, on Sep 11, 2014 at 5:57 pm | 3 comments | 1853 Views
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