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AROUND TOWN

Big field lines up for council race

Mountain View voters will have an opportunity to elect a new majority of the City Council when they go the polls Nov. 4....

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2008
Last comment by tim, on Nov 2, 2008 at 8:44 pm | 19 comments | 6241 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Up ship!

On Monday, Airship Ventures, Inc. let this reporter bring along his grandfather during a media tour on the 246-foot Zeppelin...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2008
Last comment by Garrett, on Nov 2, 2008 at 6:58 pm | 3 comments | 6395 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Correction

An Oct. 17 story on City Council candidates' campaign expenses incorrectly reported that John Inks had $30 in unitemized...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2008
Last comment by Rich, on Nov 1, 2008 at 4:59 pm | 1 comment | 4663 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Birthday party gone bad

A birthday party on East Middlefield Road turned into a violent melee Saturday, with police forcefully arresting six people....

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2008
Last comment by final word!, on Oct 30, 2008 at 8:13 pm | 42 comments | 7578 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Santa Clara County Board of Education candidates discussed

http://www.paloaltoonline.com/square/index.php?i=3&d=1&t=5427 Palo Alto Weekly's Town Square have an interesting debate...

Original post made by Palo Alto Parent on Oct. 19, 2008
Last comment by not so hilarious, on Oct 29, 2008 at 10:10 pm | 14 comments | 6331 Views

AROUND TOWN

What neighborhoods are good for trick-or-treating?

I'd love to get a sense of the liveliest places to take my kids trick-or-treating on Halloween night. Our street is pretty...

Original post made by alp on Oct. 18, 2008
Last comment by Elna Tymes, on Oct 29, 2008 at 2:26 pm | 9 comments | 11066 Views

MOVIES

Dynasty-scale dining

With more than 200 dishes covering nearly every permutation of meat, seafood, vegetables, rice and noodles, Ming's aims to...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2008
Last comment by rMxgLaNjRnuQL, on Oct 29, 2008 at 9:42 am | 1 comment | 8226 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Rengstorff Park Childcare Center

As a resident of Parkview West, the condo complex that backs up to Rengstorff Park, I was vehemently opposed to the construction...

Original post made by Casper on Oct. 27, 2008
Last comment by Don L, on Oct 27, 2008 at 11:14 pm | 1 comment | 4940 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google execs' new toy: a fighter jet?

According to Federal Aviation Administration records, Google executives have purchased a small fighter jet. Some witnesses...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2008
Last comment by Fred, on Oct 27, 2008 at 7:36 pm | 1 comment | 4882 Views

OTHER ISSUES

CMG's colorful new look

Camino Medical Group officials and Mayor Laura Macias were scheduled to formally dedicate CMG's new medical center at a ceremony...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2007
Last comment by Louisa Mak, on Oct 26, 2008 at 9:53 pm | 3 comments | 7738 Views

ELECTIONS

FPPC BART Complaint

Isn't the Measure B complaint the same problem with CalTrain's advocacy for High Speed Rail's Proposition 1A?...

Original post made by M. Fruth on Oct. 26, 2008
There are no comments yet. 4777 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Districts oppose Palo Alto transfer

Residents of a Palo Alto townhouse complex who hoped to transfer to the Palo Alto Unified School District got the cold shoulder...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2008
Last comment by eric, on Oct 25, 2008 at 8:04 pm | 2 comments | 4756 Views

ELECTIONS

Why our county hospital is worth saving

I'm very concerned about the future of our outstanding county hospital, Valley Medical Center. If you have good health insurance,...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2008
Last comment by we could all be there sometime, on Oct 24, 2008 at 7:50 pm | 2 comments | 4920 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Menlo-Atherton High School Academy Program Searching for Mentors

The Menlo-Atherton High School Academy Program is looking for mentors for our 11th grade students. We are in need of...

Original post made by Kelly Todd on Oct. 22, 2008
Last comment by , on Oct 22, 2008 at 7:57 pm | 1 comment | 4451 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Rock On at Menlo-Atherton's Fashion Show

Come and support "Rock On" - the Menlo-Atherton High School Fashion Show! Gather some friends and rock and roll on Saturday,...

Original post made by Kelly Todd on Oct. 22, 2008
There are no comments yet. 4603 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bicyclist suffers minor injuries in Hit and Run accident

An Alta Vista High School student suffered minor injuries this morning after being struck by a car while riding her bicycle...

Original post made by Joe on Oct. 21, 2008
Last comment by Joe, on Oct 22, 2008 at 11:25 am | 4 comments | 4207 Views

AROUND TOWN

Progress on two pedestrian trails

A pedestrian underpass that will some day extend the Permanente Creek Trail under Old Middlefield Way was approved as a general...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2008
Last comment by Alison Chaiken, on Oct 20, 2008 at 8:31 pm | 1 comment | 4576 Views

ELECTIONS

Candidates square off again at KMVT debate

In one of the most intense debates for City Council hopefuls so far this election campaign, eight of the nine candidates...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2008
Last comment by Lucy Chang, on Oct 20, 2008 at 12:00 pm | 8 comments | 6265 Views

SPORTS

Peninsula Seahawks Youth Rugby Registration 11/2

We are looking for boys and girls, ages 5-14, no experience necessary to play the world's contact sport...rugby! It's fun,...

Original post made by Paul Simko on Oct. 20, 2008
There are no comments yet. 5542 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woman killed by downtown train is ID'd

The Santa Clara County medical examiner's office has identified the woman struck and killed by a train at the downtown Caltrain...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2008
Last comment by Curious Observer, on Oct 19, 2008 at 10:48 am | 10 comments | 5735 Views
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