Stuck with a half-million-dollar bill
The Mountain View Whisman School District had what seemed to be a slam-dunk plan to improve student performance: a tech-savvy... Last comment 19 hours ago | 49 comments
Federal funding halted for Caltrain electrification
The $1.96 billion Caltrain electrification project came to screeching halt on Friday, Feb. 17, after it was announced that... Last comment 3 hours ago | 36 comments
East Whisman could become dense mix of housing, offices
The Mountain View City Council gave the go-ahead Tuesday to initial plans to develop the East Whisman area into a dense,... Last comment 7 hours ago | 10 comments
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The Call for Couples or Marriage Counseling? Communication
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Caltrain passing under the Stevens Creek Trail Bridge in Mountain View. Submitted by Sean B on Nov 29, 2012
Math program's flaws hidden from school board, public
For Mountain View Whisman School District's elected board members, the cascade of problems that flowed from the ill-fated new Teach to One math program wasn't even on the radar. Every passing week that teachers grappled with technological crises and numerous parents demanded fixes was another week the district office stayed mum about the problems. Thursday, 11:12 AM | 2 comments
Ex-employees allege Air District improperly destroys docs
Two former employees of the agency responsible for protecting the Bay Area from air pollution say they were improperly fired for trying to prevent the illegal destruction of important records. Wednesday, 4:11 PM
Driver in fatal I-280 crash ID'd
A man who died Monday evening after crashing into a California Highway Patrol car has been identified by the Santa Clara County medical examiner's office as 41-year-old Jeremiah Kiley.
Wednesday, 1:08 PM
Grant seeks citywide goodwill
Four of Mountain View's premier tech companies are pooling money to invest in ideas to make the city more compassionate and equitable. Anyone with an idea how to foster that goodwill is urged to write it up and send it in. Wednesday, 9:49 AM | 11 comments
Report: More people leaving Valley than coming in
The 2017 Silicon Valley Index shows that the area's economy, despite a slight slowdown from 2015, continues to chug along and serve as a magnet for people from all over the world. Wednesday, 9:36 AM | 14 comments
Forecast: Rainstorm dissipating, cooler weather ahead
The Bay Area is about to get a break from the heavy rains that battered the region Monday and caused major flooding in some areas, according to the National Weather Service.
Wednesday, 12:22 PM | 2 comments
How fast is too fast on Stevens Creek?
Stevens Creek Trail has turned into a wildly popular travel route for Mountain View residents, serving as both a recreational hub and a commute path to and from the jobs-heavy North Bayshore area. Tuesday, 5:55 PM | 26 comments
Driver dies after crashing into CHP vehicle on I-280
A driver died at a hospital Sunday evening after crashing a car into a California Highway Patrol vehicle that was assisting a disabled vehicle on southbound Interstate Highway 280 in Los Altos Hills.
Tuesday, 10:02 AM | 1 comments
County prepares for major housing boom
Santa Clara County is moving quickly on a strategy to build thousands of new homes for the county's low-income and homeless residents. And while most of the county's new Measure A housing bond will go towards helping the neediest residents, one big question still remains: where do you put all the housing? Monday, 3:26 PM | 6 comments