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Game-day parking rules to continue downtown

Fears that 49ers' games at the new Levi's Stadium would create a Mountain View parking nightmare turned out to be little...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2015
Last comment by DC, on Apr 10, 2016 at 6:00 pm | 16 comments | 3343 Views

ELECTIONS

City Council hits impasse in rental resolution

The Mountain View City Council's preferred plan to ameliorate the city's rental crisis was delivered a setback after failing...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2016
Last comment by Gary, on Apr 9, 2016 at 11:14 am | 4 comments | 1310 Views

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Mobile home residents brace for battle

For the hundreds of people living at the Santiago Villa mobile home park, the proverbial straw that broke the camel's back...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2016
Last comment by Backstabbing politicians, on Apr 9, 2016 at 9:02 am | 13 comments | 4561 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Drones prohibited over Super Bowl airspace

With the long-awaited Super Bowl 50 fast approaching, the Federal Aviation Administration is reminding Bay Area residents...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2016
Last comment by dewas, on Apr 9, 2016 at 5:46 am | 9 comments | 1697 Views

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Run for Zimbabwe, fix the plumbing

This year, it's all about the plumbing. The annual Run for Zimbabwe Orphans, an exuberant fundraiser that combines cross-country...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2016
Last comment by dewas, on Apr 9, 2016 at 5:46 am | 7 comments | 2040 Views

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Decoding gut problems

It may not be the most glamorous undertaking, but a local medical technology startup is booting up a new clinical trial aimed...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2016
Last comment by dewas, on Apr 9, 2016 at 5:43 am | 3 comments | 2039 Views

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Giants-A's exhibition game to boost traffic, transit use

Baseball is about to return to the Bay Area. Even before opening day on Monday, the San Francisco Giants and Oakland A's...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2016
Last comment by dewas, on Apr 9, 2016 at 5:43 am | 3 comments | 1125 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Tenant advocates submit rent-control measure

Disappointed by the City Council's unwillingness to take stronger action, advocates for Mountain View's large tenant population...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2016
Last comment by Common sense, on Apr 8, 2016 at 4:05 pm | 6 comments | 1732 Views

ELECTIONS

Tonight: Second developer pitches San Antonio shopping center plans

Completion remains about a year away for Merlone Geier's ambitious transformation of a section of the San Antonio shopping...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2016
Last comment by DavidR, on Apr 8, 2016 at 2:06 am | 24 comments | 2983 Views

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Four-car crash sends four people to hospital

Four people were taken to the hospital this morning after a collision involving four vehicles in Mountain View, police said. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2016
Last comment by Arvis, on Apr 8, 2016 at 12:24 am | 7 comments | 2798 Views

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City could close Castro Street at train tracks

The idea, which is still being studied, would prevent traffic from crossing the tracks, blocking vehicles from Moffett Boulevard...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2016
Last comment by ValF., on Apr 7, 2016 at 11:23 pm | 65 comments | 6951 Views

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Police seek two theft suspects

Police are seeking the public's help in finding two suspects who stole two cellphones from a Sprint store Wednesday night,...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2016
Last comment by Dave, on Apr 7, 2016 at 6:04 pm | 4 comments | 1597 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District spends big to fix up school lunches

It's a little hard to spot, but right next door to all the bustling construction going on at Crittenden Middle School is...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2016
Last comment by OfficeWorker, on Apr 7, 2016 at 1:50 pm | 9 comments | 2532 Views

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Significant traffic delays at East Bayshore, lane shifts on Highway 101

UPDATE: The road realignment and closure will begin on April 6, Caltrans said on April 1. A busy route along East Bayshore...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2016
Last comment by be happy, on Apr 6, 2016 at 11:18 am | 2 comments | 2078 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Former ABAG official sentenced in $3.9 million embezzlement

A former finance official with the Association of Bay Area Governments was sentenced in federal court in San Francisco on...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2016
Last comment by Reader, on Apr 6, 2016 at 10:44 am | 6 comments | 1375 Views

ELECTIONS

Ramirez enters race for City Council

In his quest to embrace local government, Ramirez is now stepping up to the main event. This week, he announced his candidacy...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2016
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Apr 6, 2016 at 8:08 am | 41 comments | 3316 Views

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Makeshift RV camps spark concern

Like many local households, the Reyes family is faced with dwindling options to continue living in Mountain View. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2015
Last comment by JulieBlack, on Apr 6, 2016 at 12:02 am | 36 comments | 5274 Views

OTHER ISSUES

New high-speed rail plan faces criticism

High-speed rail's recent pivot toward the Bay Area may have energized the project's Silicon Valley supporters, but it is...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2016
Last comment by Linda Curtis, on Apr 5, 2016 at 4:27 pm | 11 comments | 1788 Views

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Caltrain schedule changes on the way

Caltrain will be changing its train schedule starting early next month to cope with the growing numbers of riders bogging...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2016
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Apr 5, 2016 at 10:05 am | 9 comments | 3352 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New homework policy aims to ease teen stress

Calling it a key strategy for reducing stress and anxiety among high school students in a highly competitive environment,...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2016
Last comment by Ron, on Apr 5, 2016 at 8:24 am | 13 comments | 3094 Views
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Abruzzo for Work, Amelia for Family, Rome for Love
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