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Council hopefuls head to Google for Wednesday forum
Eight candidates vying for a seat on the Mountain View City Council will get another chance to square off at a political... Last comment 16 hours ago | 9 comments

USGS moving to new home at Moffett Field
Officials with the U.S. Geological Survey say they intend to shut down their West Coast science center in Menlo Park over... Last comment on Sep 22, 2016 at 10:28 pm | 14 comments

City survey seeks opinions on vehicle-dwellers
Crisanto Avenue near Rengstorff Park has been overwhelmed with people living in RVs and other vehicles, as have other parts... Last comment on Sep 21, 2016 at 5:35 pm | 32 comments

 
 
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The Ginko are in full regalia this week. Taken from a small airborne camera attached to a radio controlled model aircraft. Submitted by Paul Sterbentz on Dec 4, 2010

 
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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 | 9 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 | 6 comments

Widespread heat expected in Bay Area Sunday
After below-normal temperatures midweek, weak offshore winds and clear skies will bring a warming trend starting Friday and highs on Sunday as much as 30 degrees above normal, according to the National Weather Service. Thursday, 2:34 PM

Exiting hospital CEO gets $224K bonus
The El Camino Hospital board of directors agreed last week to give hospital President and CEO Tomi Ryba nearly a quarter-million dollars in bonus "incentive" pay, just weeks after voting unanimously not to renew her contract. Thursday, 10:57 AM | 2 comments

Stanford, other universities team up on bioscience
Three of the Bay Area's powerhouse universities have joined forces to work on a new biomedical science research center funded by a $600 million grant from Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Dr. Priscilla Chan, the universities announced Wednesday. Thursday, 10:29 AM

Council approves 144-unit apartment project on Ortega Avenue
Despite quarrels over parking and student safety, the Mountain View City Council on Tuesday night gave unanimous approval to a 144-unit apartment project along Ortega Avenue. While the project includes five below-market-rate homes, this time, affordable housing concerns were sidelined by other conflicts.
Wednesday, 5:51 PM | 12 comments

Attempted grand theft arrest at Kohl's
Police arrested a 35-year-old Milpitas man after he was allegedly caught bagging close to $1,000 in goods while walking through the store, then attempting to flee when officers were called to investigate.
Wednesday, 1:42 PM | 9 comments

Smash-and-grab burglary caught on video
Mountain View police are seeking the public's help in identifying a suspect involved in a smash-and-grab burglary outside of a Starbucks on Pear Avenue on Monday. Wednesday, 1:32 PM | 4 comments

Home prices up slightly in August compared to last year
The median cost for a Bay Area home rose slightly in August compared to the same period last year partly due to low interest rates and job growth, according to research firm CoreLogic. Wednesday, 9:13 AM | 2 comments

Council hopefuls head to Google for Wednesday forum
Eight candidates vying for a seat on the Mountain View City Council will get another chance to square off at a political forum at the Google campus on Wednesday afternoon, Sept. 21.
Tuesday, 1:29 PM | 9 comments

Overturned big-rig accident sends one to hospital
A big-rig that overturned on Interstate Highway 280 near Los Altos Hills Monday afternoon sent one person to a hospital, according to the California Highway Patrol and Santa Clara County Fire Department.
Tuesday, 10:37 AM | 1 comments

Plan to expand public access to watershed draws opposition

USGS moving to new home at Moffett Field

Caltrans debris blamed in MV man's death on Hwy 101

Record heat over weekend

More MV students enrolled in higher math

High schools face looming classroom shortage

 

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