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Bicyclist suffers serious injuries in collision with city shuttle
A bicyclist was taken to the hospital with serious injuries Friday afternoon after he collided with a Mountain View Community... Last comment 1 hour ago | 27 comments

Rent control opponents collect $520K to fight measures
With just three weeks remaining before mail-in ballots go out for the November election, the political battle is intensifying... Last comment 31 minutes ago | 10 comments

Self-driving car struck by red-light runner
One of Google's self-driving cars was involved in a collision Friday after a driver ran a red light, slamming into the autonomous... Last comment 21 minutes ago | 14 comments

 
 
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Bethani Semple find coverage under her Cirque du Soleil rainbow umbrella as she walks down Castro Street. On her way to Book Buyers, Semple says she enjoys the rain. Submitted by Michelle Le on May 17, 2010

 
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Another stab at drawing new school boundaries
The Mountain View Whisman School District kicked off a new effort to change attendance boundaries, marking the second attempt by district officials in recent years to re-draw a map that has some schools overwhelmed with students. Wednesday, 9:10 AM | 1 comments

Avenidas heads list of new Cubberley tenants
With Foothill College now completing its departure from Cubberley Community Center, Palo Alto is preparing to welcome a fresh class of nonprofit groups, studios and educational programs into the sprawling center on the city's southern edge. Tuesday, 5:43 PM

Ohlone Day at Deer Hollow
Friends of Deer Hollow Farm's annual Ohlone Day Living History Festival will be held from noon to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 1.
Tuesday, 3:55 PM

Carbon-cutting plan approved by council
The Mountain View City Council approved a list of new actions to curb greenhouse gases, with the goal of eventually reducing the city's carbon emissions by 80 percent. Tuesday, 1:35 PM | 2 comments

Teacher shortage still a big problem
School has been back in session for more than a month, but the dust hasn't quite settled in the ongoing struggle to get a teacher in every classroom. Tuesday, 10:42 AM | 1 comments

Air District issues third straight Spare the Air alert for Tuesday
The Bay Area's intense heat wave prompted regional air quality officials today to issue another Spare the Air smog alert for Tuesday. Monday, 4:35 PM

First ballots of presidential election mailed Saturday
Santa Clara County mailed the first ballots of the Nov. 8 presidential election on Saturday, a Registrar of Voters' Office spokesman said. Monday, 4:18 PM

Tuesday: Council to revise tenant relocation ordinance
On Tuesday night, the Mountain View City Council is poised to strengthen the city's tenant relocation ordinance, a policy that is a key component of Measure W. Revisions to the policy will determine how aggressively city leaders want to discourage evictions.
Monday, 2:28 PM | 2 comments

Bicyclist suffers serious injuries in collision with city shuttle
A Graham Middle School student on a bicycle was taken to the hospital with serious injuries Friday afternoon after he collided with a Mountain View Community Shuttle on Castro Street. Monday, 1:52 PM

Rent control opponents collect $520K to fight measures
With just three weeks remaining before mail-in ballots go out for the November election, the political battle is intensifying over Mountain View's proposed rent-control measures. Monday, 10:33 AM | 10 comments

Air quality officials issue Spare the Air alert for Monday
A Spare the Air alert has been issued for today in the Bay Area as light winds, heat and exhaust from vehicle traffic produce an unhealthy level of smog, officials with the Bay Area Air Quality Management District said Sunday. Monday, 10:04 AM

Heat breaks temperature record at Moffett Field
Clear skies and westerly winds brought record-breaking heat to two Bay Area locations today, according to official data from the National Weather Service. At Moffett Field near Mountain View the high temperature was 96 degrees, breaking the old record of 91 degrees set in 1978. Sunday, 9:32 PM | 4 comments

Self-driving car struck by red-light runner
One of Google's self-driving cars was involved in a collision Friday after a driver ran a red light, slamming into the autonomous vehicle as it passed through a busy intersection in Mountain View. Sunday, 3:59 PM | 14 comments

Mountain View temps to reach 95 degrees Sunday
A heat advisory has been issued for Sunday and Monday in the San Francisco Bay Area as western winds keep cool ocean air out to sea, according to officials with the National Weather Service. Saturday, 2:48 PM

Housing, transportation dominate candidates' forum
In a candidate forum held on Wednesday afternoon, eight hopefuls competing for a Mountain View City Council seats were largely in agreement that the city's top challenges were meeting the area's housing and transportation needs.
Friday, 1:53 PM | 12 comments

Long nights of homework are history
Teachers at both of Mountain View's high schools are looking at ways to cut back on homework assignments, following a new district-wide initiative aimed at promoting wellness and easing stress among teens. But some teachers are serving as trailblazers for the Mountain View-Los Altos High School District. Friday, 9:08 AM | 8 comments

Widespread heat expected in Bay Area Sunday

Exiting hospital CEO gets $224K bonus

Stanford, other universities team up on bioscience

Council approves 144-unit apartment project on Ortega Avenue

Attempted grand theft arrest at Kohl's

Smash-and-grab burglary caught on video

Home prices up slightly in August compared to last year

 

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