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AROUND TOWN

Foothill College cuts radio, work programs

Foothill College will discontinue several programs this fall quarter due to $2.3 million in budget cuts that took effect...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2012
Last comment by Nick V, on Jul 12, 2012 at 5:31 pm | 15 comments | 2061 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Stories, pictures on President Obama's visit

Check [http://www.paloaltoonline.com/ ==B Palo Alto Online==] for stories and pictures of President Barack Obama's visit...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2011
Last comment by Dumas, on Apr 21, 2011 at 3:08 am | 2 comments | 2061 Views

OTHER ISSUES

House's smoke alarm 'saved our lives'

Shortly after 4 a.m. on the morning of April 28, Tim Dobbins, along with his wife, daughter and the two family cats, were...

Original post made on May. 5, 2011
Last comment by MVPNS Alum, on May 6, 2011 at 11:12 am | 8 comments | 2060 Views

AROUND TOWN

Teenage boy dies in apparent train suicide

Another train-related fatality occurred about 10:50 p.m. Monday night on the tracks in Palo Alto about 50 yards south of...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by Julie, on Oct 24, 2009 at 2:28 pm | 12 comments | 2060 Views

AROUND TOWN

High school's great leap falls short

Mountain View High School's senior class may not have leap-frogged into the record books, but they had a lot of fun trying....

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2011
Last comment by leaper, on Apr 14, 2011 at 9:33 am | 2 comments | 2060 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Recology gets dibs on garbage contract

Against the advice of city staff, the City Council has decided to try to extend its contract with the city's longtime garbage...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2011
Last comment by Less Waste, on Aug 10, 2011 at 2:34 pm | 2 comments | 2060 Views

RESTAURANTS

Fois Gras Users Defy Ban

Two responses here... 1) Ducks and geese force fed to produce overly large livers ( for fois gras ) do not suffer; they...

Original post made by Lawrence Wallace on Jul. 19, 2012
Last comment by Quacker, on Aug 3, 2012 at 10:37 pm | 1 comment | 2060 Views

ELECTIONS

King withdraws from county supervisor race

Former Saratoga Mayor Kathleen King has withdrawn from the race for Liz Kniss' seat on the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors,...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2012
Last comment by Grammar Nazi, on Feb 2, 2012 at 3:11 pm | 1 comment | 2060 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford professor wins 'genius grant'

A Stanford professor who conducts research on race and inequality is among the 21 winners of the 2014 MacArthur Foundation's...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2014
Last comment by Cordelia, on Sep 17, 2014 at 3:28 pm | 1 comment | 2059 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man beaten unconscious in downtown mugging

A man was beaten unconscious and robbed of his wallet while another suffered injuries after being attacked in a downtown...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2009
Last comment by Old Ben, on Oct 26, 2009 at 11:23 pm | 4 comments | 2058 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New teaching system a hit

With the first day of spring drawing near, Craig Goldman says there are signs all around that his school district has been...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Apr 12, 2012 at 4:03 pm | 3 comments | 2058 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bringing back wrestling

A group of local parents are prepared to go to the mat in support of a proposal to bring back Mountain View High School's...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2014
Last comment by Bob Capriles, on Mar 1, 2014 at 5:50 pm | 5 comments | 2058 Views

OTHER ISSUES

VIDEO: Voices Around Town | Amnesty for Immigrants

What do you think of President Obama's executive order allowing illegal immigrants who came to the U.S. as children to remain...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2012
Last comment by Old Ben, on Jul 1, 2012 at 10:30 am | 3 comments | 2058 Views

AROUND TOWN

Blue Angels over Mountain View or just plain, grey jets?

Two jets flew over Mountain View this afternoon and yesterday at about 5pm. I say they were part of the Blue Angels fleet....

Original post made by HeSawSheSaw on Oct. 9, 2010
Last comment by Ed D, on Oct 10, 2010 at 11:29 am | 4 comments | 2057 Views

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Google exec plans 6,000-square-foot home

Try Googling Google co-founder Larry Page and you won't find out much -- certainly not about what he's got in mind for his...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2009
Last comment by kanan krishnan, on Mar 28, 2009 at 11:21 pm | 4 comments | 2057 Views

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CHP crackdown on texting, talking drivers

The California Highway Patrol and law enforcement agencies across the Bay Area are joining forces today for a strict zero-tolerance...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2010
Last comment by At Tom, on Aug 17, 2010 at 1:49 pm | 14 comments | 2057 Views

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Temple's Obon fest celebrates family

The thrumming of Japanese taiko drums reverberated through the air during a recent practice at the Mountain View Buddhist...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2012
Last comment by Susanne, on Jul 20, 2012 at 3:27 pm | 2 comments | 2057 Views

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Moffett Field trail will connect MV, Sunnyvale

Efforts to link 26 miles of Bay Area trails north and south of Mountain View will finally be realized this month, when a...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2010
Last comment by southbayrider, on Sep 24, 2010 at 8:28 pm | 4 comments | 2056 Views

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Huff named Blue Ribbon School

Mountain View's own Huff Elementary School has been named a National Blue Ribbon School this week, one of only two schools...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2015
Last comment by Wow!, on Oct 2, 2015 at 11:38 am | 9 comments | 2056 Views

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New downtown shop sells Mountain View's charm

Mountain View might not be a San Francisco or New York, but apparently the place has enough charm for a tiny souvenir shop....

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2013
Last comment by DC, on Jan 25, 2013 at 8:44 pm | 12 comments | 2056 Views
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Ike's Place makes another go at Stanford; Palo Alto outpost stalls
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Anger and Conflict
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