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OTHER ISSUES

Brock Turner juror to judge: 'Shame on you'

"Absolutely shocked and appalled" -- that's the reaction of a juror in the Brock Turner sexual-assault case to the sentence...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2016
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OTHER ISSUES

A magic bullet for the housing crisis?

Lacking the thousands of homes needed for the growing local workforce, Mountain View officials are calling on an unlikely...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2016
Last comment by ivg, on Jun 13, 2016 at 10:09 pm | 19 comments | 3648 Views

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Linkedin plans??

http://techcrunch.com/2016/06/13/microsoft-to-buy-linkedin-for-26b-in-cash-makes-big-move-into-enterprise-social-media/ Should...

Original post made by Chris H. on Jun. 13, 2016
Last comment by resident, on Jun 13, 2016 at 8:56 am | 1 comment | 204 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD parcel tax raises questions over charter school equity

Over the next two months, the Los Altos School District will be hammering out details for a parcel tax renewal slated to...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2016
Last comment by Issues with Facts, on Jun 13, 2016 at 12:02 am | 26 comments | 2653 Views

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Housiing Crisis and unfettered parking permits downtown

I thought Mountain View couldn't move backwards to a time when non-permitted companion units were built on undersized lots,...

Original post made by Seriously? on Jun. 12, 2016
There are no comments yet. 158 Views

ELECTIONS

Los Altos grads are anything but ordinary

Graduating senior Keith Bohrer took center stage at the Los Altos High School to welcome friends and family, introduce the...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2016
Last comment by VTA jobs, on Jun 12, 2016 at 12:19 pm | 1 comment | 2178 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Resiliency shines at Alta Vista

Sayra Barrera-Guzman, a graduating senior at Alta Vista High School, had just started her freshman year at Los Altos High...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2016
Last comment by Dawn, on Jun 11, 2016 at 4:38 pm | 3 comments | 2608 Views

OTHER ISSUES

KLIV 1590 news radio has gone

Local news radio station has gone and changed to Country Gold with taped DJs. Such a shame....

Original post made by Listener on Jun. 11, 2016
There are no comments yet. 307 Views

ELECTIONS

Berman, Veenker lead the pack in Assembly race

Palo Alto Councilman Marc Berman cruised to a first-place finish in the race to succeed Rich Gordon in the 24th Assembly...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2016
Last comment by George Washington, on Jun 10, 2016 at 6:53 pm | 1 comment | 611 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Backlash over city's business license crack-down

Amazon, the online retail giant, sells truckloads of goods every day in Mountain View, yet the company apparently doesn't...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2016
Last comment by moreoversight, on Jun 10, 2016 at 2:55 pm | 16 comments | 4193 Views

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City mediation program starts

A new, beefed-up mediation program meant to help alleviate the Mountain View's rental crisis will take full effect starting...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2016
Last comment by Your Back Again!, on Jun 10, 2016 at 7:15 am | 11 comments | 2336 Views

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Driver injured in crash into building

The driver of a delivery truck was taken to a nearby hospital this morning after he reportedly crashed his vehicle into a...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2016
Last comment by Jes' Sayin', on Jun 8, 2016 at 10:07 pm | 1 comment | 2166 Views

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Election results: Voters approve measures A, AA

The Santa Clara County Registrar of Voters and the California Secretary of State are reporting the following ongoing results...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2016
Last comment by Greg David, on Jun 8, 2016 at 5:13 pm | 11 comments | 2725 Views

ELECTIONS

Election results: Local measures and races

The Santa Clara County Registrar of Voters and the California Secretary of State are reporting the following ongoing results...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2016
Last comment by new Veneer convert, on Jun 8, 2016 at 3:54 pm | 2 comments | 1849 Views

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VTA board OK new sales tax measure

The Valley Transportation Authority board of directors gave the green light on Thursday evening to put a long-planned sales-tax...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2016
Last comment by Common sense, on Jun 8, 2016 at 2:59 pm | 19 comments | 2230 Views

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BookBuyers' new Gilroy home

After being priced out of town, Mountain View's much-loved used bookstore, BookBuyers, is going down a similar path to many...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2016
Last comment by Bill Hough, on Jun 8, 2016 at 2:55 pm | 6 comments | 2914 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district's new committees met in secrecy

Anyone interested in how the Mountain View Whisman School District might change school boundaries or improve teaching methods...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2016
Last comment by MVWSD parent, on Jun 8, 2016 at 2:51 pm | 20 comments | 3267 Views

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Diving into ocean exploration

The Exploration Vessel (EV) Nautilus has been pacing up and down the waters of the Pacific Northwest for the past month,...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2016
Last comment by ex-Hooli person, on Jun 8, 2016 at 1:54 am | 1 comment | 2668 Views

ELECTIONS

Editorial: Vicki Veenker for Assembly

While the eight California Assembly District 24 candidates would each bring unique qualities and experience to the job, we...

Original post made on May. 16, 2016
Last comment by No skill, on Jun 7, 2016 at 9:40 pm | 4 comments | 2499 Views

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Suspect who stole $1,000 in gift cards sought

Police are asking for the public's help in finding a suspect who fraudulently purchased $1,000 in gift cards from three local...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2016
Last comment by ORR, on Jun 7, 2016 at 9:35 pm | 2 comments | 2290 Views
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