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City looks for new transit to avoid crowded roads

Whether it might be a monorail, magnetic pod cars or even gondolas, Mountain View leaders say there needs to be a better...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2015
Last comment by PA Resident, on Nov 6, 2015 at 12:11 pm | 2 comments | 566 Views

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Take a free ride

For the first time, Mountain View council members reviewed the numbers for the city's fledgling community shuttle system,...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2015
Last comment by eric, on Nov 6, 2015 at 11:51 am | 18 comments | 4285 Views

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Crime brief: Taser used in struggle at bank

Police arrested a Hayward man in Mountain View over the weekend after he allegedly refused to leave a credit union and resisted...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2015
Last comment by @Really???, on Nov 6, 2015 at 7:28 am | 3 comments | 2030 Views

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Community center revamp to cost extra $4.25M

A long awaited project to remodel the community center at Rengstorff Park is now expected to cost $4.25 million more than...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2015
Last comment by Rich, on Nov 5, 2015 at 3:08 pm | 7 comments | 1964 Views

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Pedestrian critically injured in vehicle collision

A pedestrian is in critical condition this morning after she was struck by a vehicle on northbound El Monte Road near Marich...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2015
Last comment by THE DETAILS, on Nov 4, 2015 at 5:26 pm | 59 comments | 9514 Views

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Drought blamed for 'dirt' smell and taste in tap water

Officials with the Santa Clara Valley Water District say that a "dirt-like" flavor and odor currently in the district's tap...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2015
Last comment by Yawn, on Nov 3, 2015 at 4:07 pm | 7 comments | 2997 Views

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Bicyclist struck, killed by car near Palo Alto

A bicyclist was struck and killed by a car just outside of Palo Alto this morning, according to the California Highway Patrol. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2015
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 3, 2015 at 1:19 pm | 8 comments | 7111 Views

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30th anniversary for local PONY baseball league

Los Altos-Mountain View PONY baseball is stepping up to the plate for its 30th year. The local youth baseball league opened...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2015
Last comment by Al Answers, on Nov 3, 2015 at 9:09 am | 2 comments | 1594 Views

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Sunnyvale council OKs winter homeless shelter site

The Sunnyvale City Council approved an agreement Tuesday for a temporary winter shelter for the homeless to be used by Santa...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2015
Last comment by MARTA GOMEZ, on Nov 2, 2015 at 10:47 pm | 8 comments | 3175 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Poll reveals MV Whisman voters support parcel tax increase

It would be a close call, but initial poll results show that residents in the Mountain View Whisman School District would...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2015
Last comment by Old Mtn View Parent, on Nov 2, 2015 at 8:37 pm | 31 comments | 3653 Views

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Lease mandate rejected by Council

On Tuesday, City Council members voted down their own urgency ordinance, saying it was insufficient to address Mountain View's...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2015
Last comment by Debbie downer, on Nov 1, 2015 at 10:57 am | 5 comments | 2735 Views

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Council may scale back renter protections

The City Council's proposed emergency measures to combat the local rental crisis, already criticized by tenants' advocates...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2015
Last comment by Jim, on Oct 31, 2015 at 11:17 am | 25 comments | 3862 Views

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Battling an overlooked killer

High blood pressure is a serious issue in the Bay Area, and local health officials have vowed to do something about it. The...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2015
Last comment by Common sense, on Oct 31, 2015 at 10:53 am | 5 comments | 3568 Views

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Pedestrian struck outside of gas station

A 60-year-old Mountain View woman was hospitalized for minor injuries Tuesday after she was struck by a vehicle exiting a...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2015
Last comment by ellespeth, on Oct 30, 2015 at 1:08 am | 22 comments | 3680 Views

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Winter Spare the Air season starts Sunday

A seasonal ban on wood-burning fires is starting soon, and Bay Area Air Quality Management District officials say it includes...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2015
Last comment by @Agree with Jay, on Oct 29, 2015 at 5:05 pm | 5 comments | 1296 Views

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Caltrain to hold public hearing on changes to fares, parking fees

Early next month the public will be able to comment on the proposed changes to Caltrain fares and station parking fees, Caltrain...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2015
Last comment by Family and Nights, on Oct 29, 2015 at 3:47 pm | 2 comments | 1309 Views

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Crime brief: 7-Eleven fight

Police arrested a Mountain View man on Sunday after he allegedly struck another man outside of the 7-Eleven on California...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2015
There are no comments yet. 1966 Views

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Peninsula cities call for new Bus Rapid Transit options

A proposal to create bus-only lanes on El Camino Real between Palo Alto and San Jose has hit a political speed bump, with...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2015
Last comment by Steve Ly, on Oct 29, 2015 at 8:22 am | 12 comments | 1717 Views

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Mountain View to boost minimum wage to $15

It's official: Mountain View will boost its minimum wage to $15 an hour by the start of 2018 - regardless of whether other...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2015
Last comment by MV1963, on Oct 28, 2015 at 5:52 pm | 9 comments | 3164 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Google pitches in for school fundraiser

The Mountain View Educational Foundation is looking to kick school fundraising into high gear this fall. Google announced...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2015
Last comment by @ eric, on Oct 28, 2015 at 4:43 pm | 22 comments | 3509 Views
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