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Man arrested in connection to Airbnb burglary
Mountain View police are warning residents that a growing number of criminals are using Airbnb as a way to burglarize homes... Last comment on Aug 24, 2016 at 12:35 pm | 7 comments

School board approves big teacher pay increase
Teachers in the Mountain View Whisman School District can rejoice, after school board members unanimously approved a new... Last comment 21 hours ago | 14 comments

Age-discrimination lawsuit against HP
Four former employees have filed a federal class-action lawsuit against Hewlett-Packard for age discrimination, according... Last comment on Aug 26, 2016 at 2:48 pm | 7 comments

 
 
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Big turnover for Mountain View Whisman school board
Four candidates will be facing off this November for seats on the Mountain View Whisman School District's board of trustees, following the deadline to file with the county last week. Two of the three incumbents up for re-election this year, Steve Nelson and Bill Lambert, declined to run again, meaning a big change in the five-member board is ahead. Friday, 2:04 PM | 4 comments

Couple keeps on truckin'
Anyone heading down Latham Street in the past week has probably noticed it. Among the mobile homes that line both sides of the road is a hulking wooden structure attached to a green 1940s truck. The peculiar home is a relic of the past with a long history in the Bay Area, and the proud owners say they've spent months and thousands of dollars to bring it back to its former glory. Friday, 10:37 AM | 6 comments

Brock Turner judge to no longer hear criminal cases
Three months after Santa Clara County Judge Aaron Persky's controversial sentencing of former Stanford University student Brock Turner -- months filled with vehement criticism, an onslaught of media attention and an official recall campaign -- Persky has requested to be reassigned to civil cases, according to a statement the county Superior Court issued Thursday. Friday, 10:23 AM | 7 comments

Arrest after hidden camera discovered in bathroom
For the second time in two weeks, the Mountain View Police Department has arrested a Mountain View man on child porn possession charges after he allegedly filmed the bathroom of a residence using a hidden camera. Thursday, 4:17 PM | 2 comments

BB gun pulled in traffic confrontation
A 29-year-old San Jose man was placed under citizen's arrest last week after he had allegedly pulled a BB gun following a traffic incident on El Camino Real in Mountain View. Thursday, 1:13 PM | 4 comments

Chairs thrown in Sports Page Bar scuffle
Police are searching for a man who allegedly threw chairs at a bartender at the Sports Page Bar last week, and later hit the bartender in the face. Thursday, 12:12 PM | 2 comments

Grants available to replace wood-burning heating devices
Money will be available starting Friday morning for roughly 1,500 Bay Area homeowners and landlords to help them upgrade their wood-burning heating devices with cleaner ones to reduce winter air pollution, officials with the Bay Area Air Quality Management District said today. Thursday, 10:25 AM

No election for high school district this November
Voters won't be weighing in this November on who joins the Mountain View-Los Altos High School District board of trustees. Only two candidates filed for the two seats up for re-election by the Aug. 17 deadline, leaving it an uncontested election. Wednesday, 5:17 PM | 1 comments

'All-gender' single-use restroom bill goes to governor
California businesses and state government buildings may be required to make single-occupancy restrooms available to all genders starting next year if a bill authored by Assemblyman Phil Ting, D-San Francisco, is signed into law. Wednesday, 3:59 PM | 6 comments

Age-discrimination lawsuit against HP
Four former employees have filed a federal class-action lawsuit against Hewlett-Packard for age discrimination, according to documents filed in U.S. District Court in San Jose.
Tuesday, 5:39 PM | 7 comments

Brock Turner judge recuses himself from child-porn case
Embattled Santa Clara County Judge Aaron Persky, who is currently facing a recall campaign for his controversial sentencing of former Stanford University student-athlete Brock Turner, has recused himself from an upcoming hearing in a child-pornography case.
Tuesday, 5:37 PM | 6 comments

Man arrested in connection to Airbnb burglary
Mountain View police are warning residents that a growing number of criminals are using Airbnb as a way to burglarize homes in the Bay Area, including a recent heist in the Old Mountain View neighborhood. Tuesday, 12:33 PM | 7 comments

Peter deCourcy Hero, who transformed Silicon Valley philanthropy, has died
The man who was instrumental in helping tech tycoons channel their millions to charitable giving, Peter deCourcy Hero, has died, according to close sources. Monday, 6:08 PM | 3 comments

State Supreme Court upholds California teacher tenure law

School board approves big teacher pay increase

Landlords rattled by specter of rent control

Editorial: Public interest not served by police department policy

Traffic accident data tough to get from police department

Stevenson school design overhauled again

 

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