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OTHER ISSUES

Supervisors OK county's first living-wage plan

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors today approved its first-ever resolution to require companies and nonprofits...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2014
Last comment by @@derp, 22 minutes ago | 15 comments | 1650 Views

ELECTIONS

Santana Row developer to buy much of San Antonio center

In some good news for those who have been saying they'd like to see a Santana Row-style development in Mountain View, Santana...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2014
Last comment by Manhattan or Mountain View?, 1 hour ago | 34 comments | 3845 Views

AROUND TOWN

Crime brief: man arrested after threatening a police officer

Police arrested an 18-year-old Mountain View man on Sunday after an extended confrontation between officers turned aggressive...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2014
Last comment by Gomez, figures, 2 hours ago | 2 comments | 626 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino bus lanes win praise from public, concern from council

After hearing from a dozen supporters on Tuesday night, the Mountain View City Council continued to lean against allowing...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2014
Last comment by Neil Shea, 3 hours ago | 1 comment | 90 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City buys land for park on Wyandotte Street

The city is moving quickly to purchase the vacant Robalee Kennel at 2254 Wyandotte Street in order to build a mini park....

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2014
Last comment by concerned, 6 hours ago | 1 comment | 364 Views

AROUND TOWN

MV teen death ruled a suicide

The death of a teenage boy in an incident that led to an apartment evacuation at 2025 California St. in September has been...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2014
Last comment by reader, 7 hours ago | 3 comments | 1444 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council OKs 164 apartments for Rose Market site

A real estate developer was praised by a wide swath of the community at the City Council meeting on Tuesday evening for going...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2014
Last comment by Worried, 9 hours ago | 33 comments | 3998 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Community shuttle starts rolling Jan. 5

On the first Monday of 2015, blue-and-white shuttles will begin circulating in Mountain View, a free service to get people...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2014
Last comment by Good option for the car-less, 12 hours ago | 13 comments | 2395 Views

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Crime briefs: vehicle invasion and arrest during traffic stop

Police arrest man after he allegedly reaches for a baseball bat; man arrested for getting inside someone else's vehicle Read...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2014
Last comment by Annoyed, 13 hours ago | 3 comments | 1580 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman taps former PAUSD head as interim superintendent

The Mountain View Whisman school board is tapping Kevin Skelly as the district's interim superintendent. Skelly, the former...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2014
Last comment by Proverbial, on Dec 17, 2014 at 8:23 pm | 10 comments | 2078 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bay Area sees record rainfall in December

Major cities in the Bay Area are experiencing record rainfall during the first half of December, the National Weather Service...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2014
Last comment by PA Resident, on Dec 16, 2014 at 10:06 pm | 7 comments | 1516 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Moffet's Air National Guard rescue sick sailor

An Air National Guard unit based at Moffett Field rescued a sick man from a commercial fishing boat off the coast of Monterey...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2014
Last comment by D, on Dec 16, 2014 at 3:31 pm | 2 comments | 987 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Simitian recommends exploration of police body cameras

Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian on Dec. 12 recommended the county explore the feasibility of having sheriff's...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2014
Last comment by Be Better Than That., on Dec 16, 2014 at 9:27 am | 2 comments | 800 Views

AROUND TOWN

Weapons charges dropped against Young Jeezy

Felony weapons charges against rapper Young Jeezy and five others have been dropped following the fatal shooting at Shoreline...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2014
Last comment by Young MBA, on Dec 15, 2014 at 4:25 pm | 1 comment | 1452 Views

AROUND TOWN

P.E. credit for marching band?

Everyone seems to agree that marching up and down a football field while banging on drums or playing the horn is hard work....

Original post made on May. 16, 2013
Last comment by Bdawg99, on Dec 14, 2014 at 9:33 pm | 33 comments | 41494 Views

AROUND TOWN

City's fees for affordable housing to be highest in region

City Council members decided Tuesday night to charge a higher fees on office development than any other city in the region,...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2014
Last comment by I'm not an Economist, on Dec 13, 2014 at 7:32 pm | 4 comments | 1681 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The end of the Groves era at MVLA

Superintendent Barry Groves of the Mountain View-Los Altos Union High School District announced Monday night he will retire...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2014
Last comment by Sarah, on Dec 13, 2014 at 11:43 am | 1 comment | 254 Views

MOVIES

Let my people 'Whoa!'

Ever since the 2004 megahit "The Passion of the Christ," Hollywood has been open-minded to faith-based entertainment, and...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2014
There are no comments yet. 1333 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto's popular muralist Greg Brown dies

Greg Brown, a Palo Alto muralist whose elaborate, realistic and often whimsical depictions of crooks, aliens, cunning animals...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2014
Last comment by nobody, on Dec 12, 2014 at 9:37 pm | 3 comments | 5992 Views

RESTAURANTS

Games and grub

A San Mateo native, Vinny Ferrando has been a Bay Area sports fan for as long as he can remember. Practically raised at Candlestick...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2014
Last comment by Kari Hendricks , on Dec 12, 2014 at 9:07 pm | 3 comments | 1915 Views
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