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AROUND TOWN

El Camino Hospital names interim CEO

After more than an hour and a half in closed session Tuesday night, El Camino Hospital board members voted 7-0 to select...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2016
Last comment by Another Reader, 19 minutes ago | 2 comments | 600 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

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...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by AnotherMVNeighbor, 2 hours ago | 12 comments | 1986 Views

AROUND TOWN

Traffic could put limits on North Bayshore housing plans

Aspirational plans by Mountain View City Council members to allow up to 10,000 new housing units in North Bayshore may hit...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2016
Last comment by Monta Loma, 2 hours ago | 9 comments | 1019 Views

AROUND TOWN

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...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2016
Last comment by MVNeighbor, 2 hours ago | 23 comments | 4022 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

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...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2016
Last comment by Neighbor, 2 hours ago | 30 comments | 1004 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

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...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2014
Last comment by RitaEstrada, 2 hours ago | 68 comments | 5594 Views

ELECTIONS

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...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2016
Last comment by mvresident2003, 3 hours ago | 17 comments | 1667 Views

AROUND TOWN

We're about to have an RPP program worse than PA, if that's even possible.

Meanwhile, while Props V&W are keeping most residents distracted prior to the election, city council will quietly approve...

Original post made by Shenannigans on Sep. 29, 2016
There are no comments yet. 53 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council opts to leave holes in Measure W

In a setback for Measure W, the Mountain View City Council's alternative to rent-control, council members voted narrowly...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2016
Last comment by A Supporter of Measure W, 6 hours ago | 18 comments | 1578 Views

AROUND TOWN

First rain of the season forecast for Sunday

Roads will be slick on Sunday in the San Francisco and Monterey Bay areas as the first rain of the rainy season falls that...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2016
Last comment by 20%, 9 hours ago | 1 comment | 564 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2016
Last comment by I_Got_mine, on Sep 28, 2016 at 3:56 pm | 3 comments | 1004 Views

AROUND TOWN

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...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2016
Last comment by Maher, on Sep 27, 2016 at 2:44 pm | 2 comments | 1156 Views

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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...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2016
Last comment by Me, on Sep 26, 2016 at 7:53 pm | 4 comments | 1600 Views

ELECTIONS

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...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by voter, on Sep 26, 2016 at 6:32 pm | 12 comments | 2873 Views

AROUND TOWN

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...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by fixiegirl, on Sep 26, 2016 at 4:20 pm | 8 comments | 3550 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2016
Last comment by Mr Right , on Sep 26, 2016 at 3:10 pm | 3 comments | 1403 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2016
Last comment by ivg, on Sep 26, 2016 at 1:25 pm | 13 comments | 2607 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Proposal to expand public access to Peninsula watershed draws opposition

A proposal to further open to the public a large tract of Peninsula open space controlled by the San Francisco Public Utilities...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2016
Last comment by Leave no Tracey, on Sep 26, 2016 at 7:29 am | 8 comments | 1176 Views

AROUND TOWN

To Ben Dodson re: bold action needed to address traffic woes guest opinion

It's a wonderful suggestion that you have. You suggested a pilot program for autonomous vehicle car sharing to run within...

Original post made by Beverly on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by PA Resident, on Sep 25, 2016 at 10:34 pm | 2 comments | 89 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2016
Last comment by Kyle, on Sep 24, 2016 at 10:48 pm | 9 comments | 2725 Views
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