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Saturday: Day of the Horse festivities in Woodside

Woodside's annual public celebration of its equestrian heritage -- the Day of the Horse -- takes place Saturday, Oct. 14,...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2017
Last comment by Pokey, on Dec 11, 2017 at 11:51 am | 1 comment | 2064 Views

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Santa Clara County stands up for net neutrality

Santa Clara County took a stance on defending the free internet under a resolution approved Tuesday by the Board of Supervisors. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2017
Last comment by Dan Waylonis, on Aug 30, 2017 at 2:05 pm | 3 comments | 2057 Views

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Kids like Summer Outdoor Movie

Last Friday night, I went to Eagle Park to watch the Summer Outdoor Movie, “Wreck-it Ralph”. I liked the movie. It was...

Original post made by Stacy Callahan on Jul. 29, 2013
There are no comments yet. 2055 Views

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Survey: Nearly one in three Santa Clara County teens have tried vaping

While cigarette use among high school students in Santa Clara County has hit an all-time low, vaping is on the rise: Almost...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2019
Last comment by Only the rich can , on Aug 22, 2019 at 3:15 pm | 3 comments | 2044 Views

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Spare the air on New Year's Day

Bay Area residents are being asked to start the new year by sparing the air, as the Bay Area Air Quality Management District...

Original post made on Jan. 1, 2018
Last comment by parent, on Jan 2, 2018 at 11:09 am | 2 comments | 2043 Views

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Sinjin Jones to become Pear Theatre's new artistic director

Theater artist and teacher Sinjin Jones has been selected as the next artistic director for Mountain View's intimate Pear...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2020
Last comment by Great news, support local theater!, on Jan 27, 2020 at 1:32 pm | 1 comment | 2040 Views

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City could pull off a balanced budget

While the "Great Recession" has forced other cities to make painful budget cuts and run large deficits, it appears that Mountain...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2010
Last comment by Citizen, on Jun 15, 2010 at 9:07 am | 6 comments | 2038 Views

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Letters to the editor: Rent control, test scores, El Camino improvements

Letters to the editor in the Oct. 25 issue about Measure V, El Camino improvements and standardized test scores. Read the...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2019
Last comment by Judi, on Nov 12, 2019 at 8:16 am | 6 comments | 2033 Views

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Pay raises for city manager, city clerk

The Mountain View City Council approved pay raises for City Manager Dan Rich and City Clerk Lisa Natusch. Read the full...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2019
Last comment by Billy Bob, on Nov 5, 2019 at 9:22 pm | 6 comments | 2031 Views

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Commuters urged to protect air quality during smog season

As it gets warmer outside, Bay Area Air quality officials are urging commuters to limit driving and find other ways of traveling...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2018
Last comment by William Hitchens, on Apr 30, 2018 at 4:02 pm | 2 comments | 2029 Views

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Fine Art in the Park May 17-18 Los Altos

The Los Altos Rotary Fine Art in the Park Show is Saturday and Sunday, May 17 and 18. Admission is free and open to the public...

Original post made by Marlene Cowan on Mar. 30, 2014
There are no comments yet. 2028 Views

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Posh Bagel owners arrested for alleged insurance fraud

The owner and founder of several Bay Area bakeries has been arrested on suspicion of failing to report employee injuries...

Original post made on May. 3, 2010
Last comment by George Olson, on May 3, 2010 at 9:23 am | 1 comment | 2023 Views

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Owner's empty lot could be new home for the Bakotich house

The city's second oldest home may have a savior in Ellyn Berner, who was thinking about selling her vacant lot on Pettis...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2010
Last comment by Huh?, on Jun 21, 2010 at 2:19 pm | 2 comments | 2020 Views

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By pleading guilty in college-admissions scandal, Menlo Park father could face prison time

A Menlo Park father charged with taking part in a nationwide college-admissions scam to get his daughter into a top-ranked...

Original post made on May. 24, 2019
Last comment by Better ideas, on May 24, 2019 at 3:22 am | 1 comment | 2018 Views

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Crime brief: Palo Alto man suspected of car burglary arrested

A 47-year-old Palo Alto man was arrested Monday after he was allegedly seen checking door handles on vehicles in the San...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2019
Last comment by David B. Karpf, MD, on Mar 21, 2019 at 5:51 pm | 1 comment | 2016 Views

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Big police activity Weds night at Walmart

Weds...1030pm at Walmart. Cops everywhere. Police line tape everywhere. Employees evacuated and held way over by the Game...

Original post made by sparty on Jul. 31, 2013
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Aug 2, 2013 at 4:37 pm | 4 comments | 2014 Views

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Council places pay raise on November ballot

After debating the issue in April, City Council members voted Tuesday to put a pay raise for themselves on the November ballot...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2014
Last comment by Pedestrian, on Jun 18, 2014 at 11:57 pm | 1 comment | 2013 Views

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Palo Alto Bowl: Do Not Ever Think That You are Incapable of Positive Change! Read On...

Everybody: it is never too late to begin altering what is obviously a very, very broken status quo. A status quo that favors...

Original post made by Daniel Mart on Sep. 28, 2011
Last comment by Daniel Mart, on Sep 30, 2011 at 11:06 pm | 1 comment | 2012 Views

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City agrees to share $50 million with schools

An agreement to share the property taxes of the likes of Google with local schools has been approved by the City Council,...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2013
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jun 25, 2013 at 4:52 pm | 9 comments | 2002 Views

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Aircraft noise 'link' to stroke and heart disease deaths

The risks of stroke, heart and circulatory disease are higher in areas with a lot of aircraft noise, researchers say. For...

Original post made by Bernie Brightman on Oct. 9, 2013
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