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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,...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2017
Last comment by Marcell Ortutay, 52 minutes ago | 11 comments | 3494 Views

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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...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2017
Last comment by Me, 11 hours ago | 2 comments | 584 Views

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NASA Ames workers worry over Superfund site's toxins

Following news that several employees had developed a rare neurological disease, the NASA Ames Research Center is facing...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2016
Last comment by Military Wife, on Feb 21, 2017 at 8:35 pm | 6 comments | 8117 Views

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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...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2017
Last comment by Jared Martin, on Feb 21, 2017 at 3:36 pm | 6 comments | 3118 Views

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Mountain View General Plan

The Current Mountain View General Plan, Mountain View 2030 (MV30), was completed in 2012, after a development process of...

Original post made by Doug Pearson on Feb. 17, 2017
There are no comments yet. 78 Views

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New bus route aims to get mega-commuters off the road

For tech employees living in Morgan Hill and Gilroy, getting through Santa Clara County's congested highway system to the...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2017
Last comment by William Hitchens, on Feb 16, 2017 at 5:35 pm | 9 comments | 2182 Views

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Weather service: First in series of rain storms starts tonight

Rain is forecast for the next six or seven days in the San Francisco and Monterey bay areas, bringing with it the chance...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2017
Last comment by vkmo, on Feb 15, 2017 at 2:36 pm | 1 comment | 2100 Views

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Community forum to touch on local impact from Trump's rise

On Saturday, the city will host its first civility roundtable of 2017, "Affirming Mountain View's Values and Building Community...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2017
Last comment by @What war, on Feb 12, 2017 at 12:39 pm | 16 comments | 2465 Views

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Third Graham student in three weeks hit by car

After three children were struck by cars while crossing Castro Street near Graham Middle School, community safety officials...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2012
Last comment by lip service, on Feb 12, 2017 at 11:50 am | 6 comments | 3178 Views

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State Sen. Hill to look into higher than normal bills for PG&E customers

According to Hill's office, customers in the Bay Area, as well as the Sacramento Valley, have said that their gas and electric...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2017
Last comment by IVG, on Feb 12, 2017 at 8:35 am | 5 comments | 1672 Views

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Playing to learn

Behavior referrals are down and kids are more focused in class, thanks to a new program that brings greater structure to...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2012
Last comment by admins, on Feb 11, 2017 at 10:37 pm | 6 comments | 7695 Views

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Sunday: Jewish group holds rally to welcome refugees

On Sunday, members of the local Jewish community are holding a rally in Mountain View to protest against recent U.S. actions...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2017
Last comment by Jared Martin, on Feb 11, 2017 at 4:41 pm | 6 comments | 2850 Views

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’Homecoming: A Comedy Show’

Laughter is the best medicine. Teresa Lee will host a night of stand-up comedy from comics who are returning to their local...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2017
There are no comments yet. 882 Views

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Councilman hosts presentation on aircraft noise

Mountain View will be hosting a public presentation on Monday, Jan 30, on the recent increase in aircraft noise over Midpeninsula...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2017
Last comment by Ella, on Feb 7, 2017 at 8:28 pm | 25 comments | 3717 Views

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Ex-officer's lawsuit hits roadblock

A lawsuit by a fired police officer against the Mountain View Police Department faltered last week after a Santa Clara County...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2017
Last comment by confused, on Feb 7, 2017 at 10:46 am | 1 comment | 1885 Views

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SF district court mulling U.S. appeal of travel ban order

A federal appeals court in San Francisco is mulling whether to halt a lower court order that blocked President Donald Trump's...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2017
Last comment by Alex M, on Feb 6, 2017 at 6:55 pm | 1 comment | 1169 Views

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So much more than a soup kitchen

To see how the area served by the Community Services Agency has changed, Tom Myers needs only to peer out his office window....

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2325 Views

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Googlers unite against Trump's travel ban

Following a wave of weekend protests at airports across the U.S., local tech giant Google staged its own political rally...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2017
Last comment by MyOpinion, on Feb 3, 2017 at 4:28 pm | 17 comments | 3658 Views

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Palo Altan helps Afghan interpreter get visa

Qismat Amin, an Afghan interpreter who helped the U.S. Army, has been waiting for years for the U.S. government to grant...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2017
Last comment by Joy, on Feb 3, 2017 at 3:50 pm | 2 comments | 1106 Views

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Gas leak forces evacuation of 600 Google employees

Hundreds of Google employees were evacuated Wednesday morning after a contractor accidentally pierced a gas line in the area,...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2017
Last comment by us_xunil, on Feb 3, 2017 at 2:21 pm | 5 comments | 2521 Views
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