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City barks up new tree for animal control

The city is taking a serious look at switching from Palo Alto Animal Services to a Santa Clara-based service in order to...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2011
Last comment by Meow, on Apr 30, 2011 at 6:54 am | 8 comments | 2549 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 2549 Views

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Kermit was wrong: It's getting easier to be green

Going "green" is getting easier. That's what local building professionals concluded at a workshop this spring in Mountain...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2012
Last comment by Garrett, on Jul 3, 2012 at 11:53 am | 2 comments | 2549 Views

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New details in pedestrian death on California Street

Police have released more information on the California Street accident that killed an Illinois man on Sept. 15. Read the...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2012
Last comment by i love you joshua, on Oct 13, 2012 at 8:37 pm | 9 comments | 2549 Views

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Tropicana Lodge being demolished

The vacant Tropicana Lodge hotel was being turned into debris this morning to make way for a 162-unit apartment complex to...

Original post made on May. 22, 2013
Last comment by Flava Dave, on May 28, 2013 at 2:25 am | 11 comments | 2549 Views

ELECTIONS

Official defends hospital against critical report

In the wake of a report calling for serious reforms, officials with El Camino Hospital said they will continue to work diligently...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2012
Last comment by Dorothea Grimes-Farrow, on Jun 13, 2012 at 12:48 pm | 4 comments | 2549 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Last Namesake of Lawson's Grocery Dies

Thank you for your article on the passing of my father, Don Lawson. I felt like you captured the fact that he was a man of...

Original post made by Beth Lawson-Hyland on Sep. 24, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2548 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Crime briefs: Interrupted break-in, burglaries

Police report on several crimes, including missing cash, residential burglaries and a man who came in through the bathroom...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2013
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Jun 18, 2013 at 9:08 pm | 13 comments | 2548 Views

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Referendum threatens transgender student law

A law that articulates the rights and treatment of transgender students at schools across the state goes into effect Jan....

Original post made on Jan. 1, 2014
Last comment by USA, on Jan 2, 2014 at 8:32 pm | 1 comment | 2548 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Irate parent opposes MVLA bond

A Mountain View parent upset with the lack of school tax revenue from the city's Shoreline area is going to unusual lengths...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2010
Last comment by eric, on Apr 21, 2010 at 4:14 pm | 13 comments | 2547 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bay Area gas prices continue to climb

As California's average gas prices become the nation's highest, Bay Area motorists will be paying an average of 48 cents...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2011
Last comment by Kristine, on May 2, 2011 at 9:42 am | 4 comments | 2546 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Young immigrants seek reprieve through new Obama program

Hundreds of young immigrants showed up at a Menlo Park church Sunday to get legal advice on applying for President Barack...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2012
Last comment by Old Ben, on Aug 29, 2012 at 9:31 am | 7 comments | 2546 Views

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Spare the Air alert called for Tuesday

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a Winter Spare the Air Alert for Tuesday, meaning that burning wood...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2015
Last comment by Weather guy, on Feb 2, 2015 at 2:22 pm | 1 comment | 2545 Views

ELECTIONS

Simitian's red-light-camera bill vetoed

A proposal by Sen. Joe Simitian to set new restrictions on red-light cameras hit the wall Thursday when Gov. Jerry Brown...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2011
Last comment by HenryH, on Oct 12, 2011 at 3:34 pm | 5 comments | 2545 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Preschool parents oppose cell tower atop church

Mountain View's First Presbyterian Church has proposed putting a cell phone tower on its roof, but the parents of a preschool...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2010
Last comment by Dennis Wingo, on Nov 13, 2010 at 12:15 pm | 2 comments | 2544 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Garden proposal whacked

At its Tuesday night meeting, the City Council sided with neighbors, city staff and Parks and Rec commissioners by killing...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2010
Last comment by Sarah W., on Nov 15, 2010 at 10:15 pm | 1 comment | 2544 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Christmas greetings from afar

Mountain View native Isamar Gomez will be spending her Christmas in Afghanistan, where she is stationed as an intelligence...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2010
Last comment by homegirl, on Dec 25, 2010 at 10:11 am | 2 comments | 2544 Views

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Annual Rotary Club of Mountain View Crab Feed

You are invited to the Rotary Club of Mountain View Crab Feed 2010 All you can eat Fresh Dungeness Crab Field Greens...

Original post made by Alicia Crank on Dec. 23, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2544 Views

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Sushi galore

Two-year-old Odori Sushi and Teppanyaki specializes in super fresh, glistening slabs of fish. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2015
There are no comments yet. 2544 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Challenge Bicycle Ride today (Sunday)

Did anyone participate? How was it?...

Original post made by GSB on May. 3, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2543 Views
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