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Power outage hits Mountain View, again
A power outage in Mountain View this morning affected thousands of PG&E customers, turning traffic lights all along El Camino... Last comment on Aug 26, 2014 at 12:51 am | 26 comments

Man shot at Shoreline concert
One person was shot multiple times last night at a Wiz Khalifa at Shoreline. Police are still looking for any suspects involved... Last comment on Aug 25, 2014 at 4:48 pm | 10 comments

6.0 earthquake rattles Bay Area
A 6.0 earthquake that centered near South Napa shook Bay Area residents in their beds early Sunday morning. U.S. Geological... Last comment 19 hours ago | 16 comments

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County expands homeless programs while searching for new shelter
Faced with a shortage of beds to accommodate the county's homeless population this coming winter, the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved $1.2 million for various programs targeting its neediest residents, including agreements with Palo Alto's busy but cash-strapped nonprofit, InnVision Shelter Network. Tuesday, 4:17 PM

Bridging the digital divide
Computers and mobile devices are turning into a staple school supply for kids in the Bay Area. The new requirement for all Los Altos High School students to bring a laptop or Chromebook to school every day indicates schools here in Mountain View are no exception. Tuesday, 10:55 AM | 2 comments

Four aftershocks hit Napa area Tuesday
The U.S. Geological Survey this morning reported a 3.0-magnitude aftershock about four miles southwest of Napa, the fourth this morning in the same area where a 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck on Sunday. Tuesday, 9:01 AM

Six arrested in fatal Shoreline shooting investigation
Six people were arrested after a 38-year-old man died after being shot multiple times Friday night at a Wiz Khalifa show at Shoreline Amphitheatre. Monday, 1:48 PM | 10 comments

Op-ed: Chamber offers platform for City Council race
The November election is fast approaching, and Mountain View is primed to chart a course for its future. With three City Council seats open, it is essential that Mountain View residents are informed and get involved in the electoral process and advocate for the issues most important to us. Monday, 10:47 AM | 17 comments

6.0 earthquake rattles Bay Area
A 6.0 earthquake that centered near South Napa shook Bay Area residents in their beds early Sunday morning. U.S. Geological Survey officials said the earthquake is the largest to hit the Bay Area since the Loma Prieta Earthquake almost 25 years ago. Monday, 10:23 AM | 1 comments

Napa earthquake delays Caltrain service
Caltrain service is likely to be delayed this morning while the rail system inspects the northern portion of its tracks following the 6.1-magnitude earthquake that struck southern Napa County.
Sunday, 9:18 AM

Power outage hits Mountain View, again
A power outage in Mountain View this morning affected thousands of PG&E customers, turning traffic lights all along El Camino Real into four-way stops. This is the second PG&E power outage in Mountain View this week. Friday, 11:17 AM | 26 comments

School board candidate Palmer stands by careful planning
It's an exciting time for the Mountain View Whisman School District. School funding is coming back, bond measure construction is in full-swing and a new campus may be on the horizon for the Whisman neighborhood. Friday, 10:57 AM

Census numbers show Mountain View's staggering job growth
Given how rising housing prices and commuter traffic are causing serious problems for many, tracking the city's job growth has become a big deal to City Council members and City Council candidates. And how alarming the jobs-housing imbalance sounds may depend on your data source. Friday, 10:14 AM

MV police arrest three burglary suspects
Three people, including two minors, were arrested Wednesday in Mountain View after undercover police officers allegedly found them to be in possession of a bag full of stolen electronics, jewelry and drug paraphernalia. Thursday, 5:56 PM | 9 comments

High school district kicks off the school year
There've been some big changes over the summer for the Mountain View-Los Altos High School District -- some more visible than others. Students may not notice it at first, but when they inevitably pull out their iPhone, they're going to see the district's improvements in action. Thursday, 10:14 AM | 4 comments

Crime brief: man causes hospital disturbance
Police arrested a 48-year-old Folsom man last week after he entered a hospital on Castro Street and allegedly caused a disturbance and refused to leave the building. Thursday, 10:13 AM | 7 comments

Spike in thefts, burglaries across town
Dispersed incidents of car, store and home burglaries hit Mountain View early last week, as suspects broke windows and made off with anything from jewelry and computers to envelopes of cash. In just two days, there were 16 reported cases of theft and burglary, and two arrests. Wednesday, 1:07 PM | 8 comments

LASD board members call it quits
Two board members at the Los Altos School District are leaving on a high note this year. Following approval of the five-year agreement with Bullis Charter School and approval of placing a facilities bond measure for the November ballot, Doug Smith and Mark Goines announced they will step down. Wednesday, 1:07 PM | 67 comments

Contested race for elementary school district

It's back to school for Mountain View

First 49er game a test for new downtown parking program

Mosquito fogging scheduled for tomorrow night

P.E. issue pulls in candidates

Vintage shop owner trying Mountain View on for size

Candidates see housing crisis solutions in North Bayshore


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