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Opera review: Don't mess with Norma -- but do go to hear her sing

How can a Druid high priestess possibly be expected to react when her Roman lover leaves her for younger woman? If her name...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2017
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Downed power lines lead to apartment fire

Mountain View firefighters extinguished a one-alarm fire at a two-story apartment building in the 400 block of Escuela Avenue...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2017
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Actor John Heard died of natural causes

Actor John Heard, whose body was found in a Palo Alto hotel room in July, died of natural causes, the Santa Clara County...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2017
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Award-winning Stanford math professor dies

Stanford mathematics professor Maryam Mirzakhani, the first woman to win the Fields Medal, mathematics' leading award, has...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2017
Last comment by Farhad, on Jul 16, 2017 at 10:47 pm | 1 comment | 1370 Views

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District attorney endorses judge facing recall

Santa Clara County Judge Aaron Persky, the embattled judge whose controversial sentencing of former Stanford University student...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2017
Last comment by psr, on Apr 11, 2017 at 8:27 pm | 4 comments | 2111 Views

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Stopping the flight of the bumblebee

Landscape designer Juanita Salisbury is determined to start a movement in Palo Alto that would help bring back bee-friendly...

Original post made on Dec. 25, 2016
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Huge housing development raises hopes and fears

At face value, it's a proposal packed with exactly what Mountain View leaders want -- a colossal new apartment complex that...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2016
Last comment by Social Justice , on Nov 22, 2016 at 2:20 pm | 31 comments | 6330 Views

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Castro parents go back to school

At Castro Elementary, students aren't the only ones taking classes. Each week, dozens of parents take time out of their Saturday...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2016
Last comment by Bertha Gonzalez , on Oct 18, 2016 at 2:52 pm | 2 comments | 864 Views

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Portrait of a nation

Next Wednesday, Sept. 10, the Cantor Arts Center unveils many of Robert Frank's iconic images, alongside some of his never-before-seen...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2016
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A turbulent trip for LAHS singers

It's been an exciting April for Los Altos High School's singing talent, but the month got off to a rough start, thanks to...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2016
Last comment by , on Sep 24, 2016 at 12:59 am | 1 comment | 2311 Views

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A family affair

I'm not sure I could tell a pirozhki from perestroika, but there's a fabulous place in Redwood City where you can learn the...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2016
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Blue skies and bombers

It's like the History Channel come to life at Moffett Field this week. The Wings of Freedom tour landed in Mountain View...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2016
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Neighborhood profile: Springer Meadows

On a typical Wednesday night in the Springer Meadows neighborhood, children may be playing basketball with their neighbors...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2016
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'Bat Boy: The Musical'

The tabloid-inspired story of a half-bat, half-human creature trying to fit in with civilized life (set to a beat-driven...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by umam, on Sep 23, 2016 at 10:27 pm | 2 comments | 1984 Views

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Bomb squad called out to abandoned building

A bomb squad was called to an abandoned building this morning in Mountain View where police discovered a suspicious item,...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by umam, on Sep 23, 2016 at 10:08 pm | 2 comments | 5359 Views

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Brock Turner judge launches anti-recall campaign

Just days before Santa Clara County Judge Aaron Persky is set to be reassigned from criminal cases and before former Stanford...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2016
Last comment by Disgusted, on Aug 31, 2016 at 5:33 pm | 4 comments | 3069 Views

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It's one step 'Beyond'...

Fifty years after the network-television debut of "Star Trek" comes "Star Trek Beyond," unlucky No. 13 for "Trek" at the...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2016
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Aug 3, 2016 at 7:39 pm | 3 comments | 2833 Views

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Eshoo announces Congressional App Challenge

The "Congressional App Challenge" for the 18th Congressional District has launched again, and U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo is inviting...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2016
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A cure for long pharmacy waits

There's no shortage of start-ups offering quick, same-day delivery for groceries and other goods, so it's no surprise that...

Original post made on May. 18, 2016
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Closing the book on Castro Street

BookBuyers, the used bookstore that has been a mainstay in downtown Mountain View for more than 25 years, will be closing...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2016
Last comment by DownTownMV, on Mar 28, 2016 at 8:15 am | 27 comments | 10741 Views
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