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Google launches $10 million Bay Area charity contest

Google officials are launching a $10 million grant program for Bay Area charities looking to grow. Read the full story...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2019
Last comment by Announcement?, on Oct 14, 2019 at 3:22 pm | 2 comments | 8376 Views


She's a brick house

Four years after its television finale, "Downton Abbey" returns to the big screen for a reunion movie that will likely delight...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2019
Last comment by The new Murder she wrote, on Sep 23, 2019 at 1:57 pm | 7 comments | 1577 Views


Facing a rent hike, Peninsula Youth Theatre vows to stay in Mountain View

Peninsula Youth Theatre is facing a 45% rent increase, so it's launching a fundraising campaign to help it stay in its longtime...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2019
Last comment by, on Jul 11, 2019 at 9:30 pm | 1 comment | 441 Views


New movie theater promises big-ticket experience

Opening next week, the new ShowPlace Icon theater at the San Antonio shopping center is planning to carve out a niche as...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2018
Last comment by mahsm, on Oct 18, 2018 at 7:23 pm | 22 comments | 24396 Views


Pedestrian accidents hit 10-year high

Pedestrian-related collisions rose sharply in Mountain View last year, reaching the highest number of reported accidents...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2018
Last comment by pedestrian, on Feb 26, 2018 at 12:10 pm | 10 comments | 1272 Views


Notes of a native songwriter

There’s no simple way to define the work of Stew. As a rock-and-pop songwriter and playwright, his discography is full...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2018
There are no comments yet. 2283 Views


In dissent, Eshoo blasts short-term funding bill

Hours after casting her dissenting vote on a bill to fund the federal government until Feb. 8, U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Palo...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2018
Last comment by Citizen84, on Jan 24, 2018 at 2:47 pm | 2 comments | 1975 Views


'Columbus' Days

"Columbus" is a comedy about a Korean-born man who finds himself stuck in Columbus, Indiana, where his architect father is...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2017
Last comment by Jes' Sayin', on Oct 11, 2017 at 10:06 pm | 1 comment | 2161 Views


Ice cream 101

Five local ice cream shop owners and chefs shared their wisdom about how to achieve that perfectly creamy, mouthwatering...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2017
Last comment by Darin, on Sep 27, 2017 at 2:34 pm | 2 comments | 2865 Views


Free performances, festivities mark MVCPA's 25th

On Aug. 6, the Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts will celebrate its 25th anniversary with a festival downtown....

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2017
There are no comments yet. 3135 Views


Health advisers help ease Medicare confusion

Dec. 7 marks the end of Medicare's annual fall election period and the only time most seniors can make changes to their health...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2017
There are no comments yet. 3749 Views


Our own bit of Cuba

Ernest Hemingway was an unsettled man, marrying four times and moving around the globe from Illinois to Spain, Venice, Paris,...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2590 Views


Suspected mail thief arrested in MV

Police arrested a Santa Clara man last week after he was pulled over and allegedly found to be in possession of mail and...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2017
Last comment by @anke, on Jul 21, 2017 at 7:26 am | 9 comments | 3394 Views


Monta Loma laptop drive for needy students

A tech-centric club that teaches coding at Monta Loma Elementary launched a used laptop drive this week. Read the full...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2591 Views


Man indicted for cyberattack on Voice website appears in court

A San Francisco man accused of a cyberattack on and other websites owned by Embarcadero Media appeared in federal...

Original post made on May. 25, 2017
Last comment by Sue Dremann, on May 25, 2017 at 4:13 pm | 3 comments | 4189 Views


'The Three Little Pigs' build homes at PA Children's Theatre

Who’s afraid of the big, bad wolf? In Palo Alto Children’s Theatre’s new production of “The Three Little Pigs,”...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2271 Views


Wet, windy weather anticipated to return to the Bay Area

After a weeklong break from hazardous weather conditions, stormy weather is expected to return this week to the Bay Area,...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2017
There are no comments yet. 3756 Views


Today: 'Being a Teen in the Valley' panel

Local teenagers will share what it's like to grow up in Silicon Valley at a panel discussion this Wednesday, Jan. 4, hosted...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2017
There are no comments yet. 3763 Views


'Scholars' group offers a shot at college

Los Altos High School graduate Guadalope Garcia says he would not be a student at California State University, East Bay without...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2017
Last comment by , on Feb 3, 2017 at 11:10 pm | 1 comment | 3185 Views


A quiet struggle

One might call coincidence the universe's way of practicing irony. Certainly few historical coincidences have been as apt...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2016
There are no comments yet. 3749 Views
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Race Results Are In

Thank you for joining us at the 35th annual Moonlight Run & Walk! All proceeds benefit the Palo Alto Weekly Holiday fund, supporting local nonprofits serving children and families.

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