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Man arrested for selling pot near St. Francis high school

A Los Altos man was arrested earlier this month after allegedly selling marijuana to teenagers near a Mountain View high...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2016
Last comment by GD the pusher, on Nov 18, 2016 at 6:40 am | 3 comments | 2919 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Making earthquake upgrades easier

Mountain View could become more earthquake-ready, after the city's Environmental Planning Commission voted unanimously last...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2016
Last comment by Paul, on Nov 17, 2016 at 8:16 pm | 2 comments | 2254 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD board race: Johnson edges ahead

As election results poured in Tuesday night and into Wednesday morning, North Los Altos resident Bryan Johnson pulled ahead...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2016
Last comment by Johnson fan, on Nov 17, 2016 at 7:36 pm | 6 comments | 4164 Views

AROUND TOWN

Big majority of MV voters back pot legalization

Proponents of legal recreational marijuana scored a big victory last week after California voters approved Proposition 64...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2016
Last comment by vkmo, on Nov 17, 2016 at 4:52 pm | 5 comments | 2767 Views

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Suicide survivors urge open conversations, awareness around mental health

Five women whose lives have been intimately, irreversibly touched by youth suicide -- two by their own attempts and three...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2016
Last comment by Harold A. Maio, on Nov 17, 2016 at 2:09 pm | 1 comment | 1399 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD ditches plans for El Camino school site

It's back to the drawing board for the Los Altos School District. After seven months of closed session meetings to consider...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2016
Last comment by Hold on to your hats, on Nov 17, 2016 at 12:57 pm | 16 comments | 2421 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council eyes emergency eviction protections

In a special meeting Tuesday morning, the Mountain View City Council will consider immediately adopting just-cause eviction...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2016
Last comment by george drysdale, on Nov 17, 2016 at 10:16 am | 20 comments | 3067 Views

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Crittenden to add creek trail, track to campus

The Mountain View Whisman School District is just months away from major changes to the Crittenden Middle School field that...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2016
Last comment by Darin, on Nov 16, 2016 at 3:51 pm | 2 comments | 2176 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Committee outlines potential plane-noise recommendations

A multi-city and county committee tasked with finding ways to reduce overhead noise from airplanes going to and from San...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2016
Last comment by @Bill, on Nov 16, 2016 at 2:20 pm | 52 comments | 3575 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City gets to work on new rent control rules

Now that Measure V has passed, Mountain View officials are trying to figure out how to implement a citywide rent-control...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2016
Last comment by the_punnisher, on Nov 16, 2016 at 10:18 am | 28 comments | 5430 Views

ELECTIONS

Fearing evictions, city backs immediate tenant protections

In an effort to staunch a recent wave of evictions, the Mountain View City Council on Tuesday morning voted to immediately...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2016
Last comment by Happy Days, on Nov 15, 2016 at 2:46 pm | 2 comments | 234 Views

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Santa Clara County DA, universities host symposium on campus sexual assault

The Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office has teamed up with eight local colleges and universities, including Stanford...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1125 Views

RESTAURANTS

A newish Jewish experience

Nourish: A Newish Jewish Cafe, the new dining option at the Oshman Family JCC in Palo Alto, serves "Jewish cuisine with...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2016
Last comment by Oshman Family JCC in Palo Alto, on Nov 14, 2016 at 4:15 pm | 3 comments | 1338 Views

ELECTIONS

Measure V ekes out narrow win

In a result that has huge implications for the local housing market, Mountain View voters have dealt a narrow win to the...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2016
Last comment by renter economist, on Nov 14, 2016 at 4:14 pm | 112 comments | 19952 Views

ELECTIONS

Los Altos police chief to retire next month

The police chief of the Los Altos Police Department announced his retirement, department officials said Wednesday. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2016
Last comment by Sarah1000, on Nov 14, 2016 at 3:43 pm | 1 comment | 1094 Views

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Council mulls fix for Shoreline congestion

One the city's worst congestion hotspots, the Shoreline Boulevard gateway into North Bayshore, will get an overhaul under...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2016
Last comment by Bob, on Nov 14, 2016 at 8:49 am | 3 comments | 2582 Views

OTHER ISSUES

DA study finds racial disparity in prosecutions

A new study by the Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office about fairness in the criminal system raises questions about...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2016
Last comment by Nathan, on Nov 14, 2016 at 5:56 am | 5 comments | 1368 Views

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Matichak, Abe-Koga, Clark and McAlister win council seats

By the end of election night, it became clear that returning councilmen Chris Clark and John McAlsiter would see another...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2016
Last comment by Paul, on Nov 12, 2016 at 6:50 pm | 9 comments | 3588 Views

MOVIES

Star Trek Club Meeting This Sunday

Hailing on all frequencies! This is a reminder that the Star Trek Club will meet at the Los Altos Library on November...

Original post made by Star Trek Club on Nov. 12, 2016
Last comment by starguy, on Nov 12, 2016 at 2:54 pm | 1 comment | 160 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

More fireworks in the Mountain View Whisman boardroom

Things got ugly at the Mountain View Whisman School District's board meeting, when a tense argument between trustee Steve...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2016
Last comment by MV Parent, on Nov 12, 2016 at 7:50 am | 13 comments | 2731 Views
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Surviving Family Holidays
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