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AROUND TOWN

Plane crash kills 3, knocks out power to region

Mountain View's neighboring city to the north was all but shut down Wednesday after a small passenger plane crashed in East...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2010
Last comment by friend of a friend, on Feb 22, 2010 at 2:23 pm | 5 comments | 1402 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino Hospital takes $11 million hit this year

El Camino officials say there are several reasons why their financial picture isn't as rosy as expected, but the bottom line...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2010
Last comment by Robert, on Apr 29, 2010 at 1:02 pm | 5 comments | 1402 Views

OTHER ISSUES

'I'm happy -- lucky -- alive,' instructor says after crash

A small airplane made an emergency crash landing in the Ravenswood Open Space Preserve near East Palo Alto this morning....

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2011
Last comment by bkengland, on Aug 25, 2011 at 3:01 pm | 3 comments | 1402 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Stiffer fines proposed for cell phone violators

State Sen. Joe Simitian's latest "distracted-driving" bill would sharply increase penalties for improper cell phone use and...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2010
Last comment by the299crew, on Mar 3, 2010 at 4:07 pm | 10 comments | 1401 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police: Parolee in bar was 'up to no good'

A parolee allegedly equipped for assault and burglary was taken off the street by a cop conducting a routine check at a local...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2010
Last comment by Alan R, on Jan 16, 2010 at 11:45 pm | 9 comments | 1400 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Alta Vista students overcome the past, look to future

Senior Randall Young was one of three student speakers at Alta Vista High School's graduation this year. He stood at the...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2010
Last comment by John the Man, on Jun 16, 2010 at 12:23 pm | 4 comments | 1400 Views

AROUND TOWN

The lights are brightly shining

We searched high and low for the most dazzling homes decorated for Christmas in the area, and found most of them just across...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2010
Last comment by AnnK, on Dec 27, 2010 at 4:58 pm | 3 comments | 1400 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council interested in property swap for office project

Last week the City Council gave city staff the green light to begin negotiating a city property swap that will allow a developer...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2012
Last comment by Mr. Nice, on Mar 10, 2012 at 3:57 pm | 10 comments | 1400 Views

AROUND TOWN

Some suggestions for new development on Minton's site

I submitted some comments to City Council in advance of the study session planned for Wednesday, Sept. 16 to discuss the...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by Ted, on Sep 25, 2009 at 4:46 pm | 4 comments | 1399 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Survey: Bay Area workers highest paid in 2009

Workers in the Bay Area were the highest paid on average in the nation last year, according to data released Friday, July...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2010
Last comment by Randy, on Jul 27, 2010 at 2:55 pm | 5 comments | 1399 Views

AROUND TOWN

Weekend, Jan. 21 & 22

[http://rba.org/ ==B Music:== The Special Consensus] The Chicago-area bluegrass band The Special Consensus will play a concert...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2012
Last comment by randy albin, on Jan 20, 2012 at 1:53 pm | 1 comment | 1399 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Santa Clara County voters may face tax question

Voters in Santa Clara County may be asked to approve a one-eighth-of-a-cent boost in the sales tax this November. The Board...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2012
Last comment by Kman, on Aug 9, 2012 at 4:45 pm | 12 comments | 1399 Views

AROUND TOWN

A big day for a little house

A piece of the city's history was not only saved last Friday, but was ceremoniously trucked down Castro Street in an unusual...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2013
Last comment by Peggy Prendergast, on Feb 26, 2013 at 9:50 pm | 4 comments | 1399 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gay youth finding their voice

On a rainy Monday evening, a handful of students wait in a well-lit room on Church Street, eating pizza and chatting. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2009
Last comment by Tina, on Oct 28, 2009 at 1:45 pm | 1 comment | 1398 Views

AROUND TOWN

Arrest in fire at U-Haul lot

Police have arrested a Palo Alto man they believe is responsible for setting fire to a number of rental trucks in a local...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2011
Last comment by John the Man, on Sep 3, 2011 at 5:18 am | 1 comment | 1398 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto burglars ditch loot in Mountain View

An alert resident that witnessed a residential burglary in progress called 911 Thursday morning, enabling Palo Alto police...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2012
Last comment by Sparty, on Mar 23, 2012 at 3:20 pm | 15 comments | 1398 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Want to adopt a pet? 'Shelters First' offers deal through December

For those interested in a pet, the six animal shelters in the Silicon Valley are holding an adoption special this month....

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2012
Last comment by Dog Lover, on Dec 19, 2012 at 2:22 pm | 2 comments | 1398 Views

OTHER ISSUES

High-speed rail wins legal battle

An effort by Peninsula cities to stop California's high-speed-rail project came to a screeching halt Thursday when a Sacramento...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2013
Last comment by Old Ben, on Mar 4, 2013 at 11:54 am | 10 comments | 1398 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County: 2.1 quake rattles east foothills

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.1 struck Wednesday evening in Santa...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2010
Last comment by Bruce Karney, on Sep 16, 2010 at 10:08 pm | 2 comments | 1397 Views

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High-speed-rail critics eye fresh legal challenges

As state officials prepare to approve the environmental analysis for California's planned high-speed-rail system, Mountain...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2012
Last comment by Martin Engel, on Apr 14, 2012 at 5:14 pm | 1 comment | 1397 Views
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