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Voters recall Judge Aaron Persky

Judge Aaron Persky, whose June 2016 sentencing of Stanford University swimmer Brock Turner sparked a national debate about...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2018
Last comment by , on Jun 8, 2018 at 6:13 pm | 1 comment | 821 Views


A&E briefs

<B>SF Mime Troupe returns Read the full story here posted Friday,...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2018
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Jul 9, 2018 at 1:13 pm | 2 comments | 816 Views


Overnight construction noise

Are there any road repairs or other large scale construction projects being done in or around Mountain View at night? Every...

Original post made by Awake on Jul. 26, 2016
Last comment by Former addict, on Jul 26, 2016 at 1:42 pm | 2 comments | 810 Views


As recall vote nears, judge defends his record

It was almost three years ago that Judge Aaron Persky handed down his highest-profile sentence in a windowless Palo Alto...

Original post made on May. 11, 2018
Last comment by , on May 11, 2018 at 5:35 am | 1 comment | 792 Views


Pedestrian Bridge to no sidewalks.

I tried walking across the advertised pedestrian bridge to Mountain View from Palo Alto this morning since it was a day...

Original post made by Palo Alto Walker on Dec. 4, 2017
Last comment by Darin, on Dec 6, 2017 at 2:53 pm | 9 comments | 787 Views


A&E briefs

<B>'Homo Ex Machina' Read the full story here posted Friday,...

Original post made on May. 14, 2018
There are no comments yet. 786 Views


Residential Parking Permit Proposal needs your input now!

Please check the city council calendar. The good news...(for the influential) the city will soon approve local single family...

Original post made by Residential Parking Permit Opponent on Jun. 16, 2016
There are no comments yet. 784 Views


Guild Theatre to close Thursday

Landmark's Guild Theatre, a single-screen movie theater that's been in Menlo Park since 1924, is set to officially close...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2019
Last comment by Croc Dundee, on Sep 25, 2019 at 2:20 pm | 1 comment | 784 Views


Strumming to its own beat: Gryphon Stringed Instruments goes gold

For half a century, Palo Alto's Gryphon Stringed Instruments has been a hub for acoustic music lovers. Read the full story...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2019
Last comment by PeaceLove, on Sep 27, 2019 at 2:53 pm | 1 comment | 769 Views


Huge apartment development wins nervous council's support

he Mountain View City Council gave the initial go-ahead on Tuesday to a true mixed-bag development -- it would possibly be...

Original post made by asdasdsdsd on Nov. 29, 2016
There are no comments yet. 739 Views


Tow truck always partially blocking Calderone

Does anyone know how far a vehicle is allowed to extend into the lane from the curb on Calderone? There's a Silicon Valley...

Original post made by Driver Bob on Aug. 5, 2016
There are no comments yet. 725 Views


Water District Construction Project at Palo Alto Flood Basin

I heard recently from a couple of folks that the Santa Clara Valley Water District will be closing the bike trail around...

Original post made by John Mellon on Aug. 22, 2017
Last comment by Linda, on Aug 23, 2017 at 1:04 pm | 1 comment | 724 Views


New coalition plans to invest $540M for affordable housing

A coalition of businesses, philanthropies, housing advocates and community and faith leaders announced on Jan. 24 an ambitious...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2019
There are no comments yet. 723 Views


Holiday Fund: More than a mentor

Jim Meikrantz and Pedro Fuentes don't have much in common at first glance: Fuentes is a senior in high school, Meikrantz...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2017
Last comment by , on Dec 29, 2017 at 1:10 pm | 1 comment | 711 Views


Local teens organize to combat climate change

Last year, she was a solitary teen protesting on the steps of Sweden's Parliament House, but now Greta Thunberg is inspiring...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2019
Last comment by Steve Ly, on Sep 6, 2019 at 7:49 am | 7 comments | 679 Views


What are MV laws re marijuana use in apartment complexes?

When there are shared walls is it legal to light up? One neighbor is making us all miserable by flooding the area with smoke....

Original post made by Jes' Sayin' on Jan. 2, 2018
Last comment by YIMBY, on Jan 9, 2018 at 7:07 am | 3 comments | 677 Views


Do homeowners need to sue the city about the RV problem?

I fear the ONLY thing that will get the city to take ANY action at all will need to be pushed by a law suit. As a homeowner...

Original post made by What will it take? on Mar. 29, 2018
Last comment by Lets at least try something, on Apr 2, 2018 at 11:27 am | 3 comments | 656 Views


Work starts on closing 'a critical gap' of Bay Trail

Construction has begun on a new segment of the San Francisco Bay Trail in the Ravenswood Preserve near East Palo Alto. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2019
Last comment by Rachel G, on Oct 16, 2019 at 9:57 am | 4 comments | 649 Views



<B>Dittmer Bubert Read the full story here posted Friday, April...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2019
Last comment by Resident, on Apr 29, 2019 at 7:27 am | 1 comment | 580 Views


Ace Hardware to take over vacant Orchard Supply site

A mothballed building once occupied by Orchard Supply Hardware is set to be revived under a new home-improvement chain. On...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2019
Last comment by PA Resident, on Aug 14, 2019 at 6:58 pm | 2 comments | 479 Views
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