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New state law mandates fines for big water wasters in drought

Big water wasters will be subject to big fines or surcharges during drought conditions under a new state law authored by...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2016
Last comment by robyn, on Sep 10, 2016 at 11:30 am | 12 comments | 2180 Views

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Surviving 9/11, still

It's been 15 years since the 9/11 terrorists drove planes deep into the sides of New York City's Twin Towers, but for survivor...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2016
Last comment by Donald Trump, on Sep 10, 2016 at 10:53 am | 2 comments | 1854 Views

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Rent control measures go before council next week

The Mountain View City Council next week will consider two rent control ballot measures for the November election. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2016
Last comment by "No" knows, on Sep 9, 2016 at 3:25 pm | 70 comments | 3375 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board clashes over trustee's outreach efforts

Emotions ran high at the Mountain View Whisman School District board meeting Thursday night, after a discussion about a board...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2016
Last comment by Only Five More Meetings.., on Sep 9, 2016 at 12:32 pm | 18 comments | 3797 Views

ELECTIONS

Two new candidates join City Council race

As the candidate filing period closes, it appears that Mountain View voters will have a field of eight candidates running...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2016
Last comment by Follow the money, on Sep 9, 2016 at 9:58 am | 10 comments | 6000 Views

ELECTIONS

Rent control Measures V and W

Well obviously the city council has spoken and they are not happy with the tenants coalition's remedy, measure V so they...

Original post made by The Donald on Sep. 7, 2016
Last comment by Don't exaggerate, Gary!, on Sep 8, 2016 at 2:06 pm | 2 comments | 171 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Arson suspect arrested after Glass Slipper fire

Palo Alto police on Tuesday night arrested an East Palo Alto man suspected of starting a fire that extensively damaged a...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1796 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Two vie for open seat on LASD board

Two parents will be facing off this November for a seat on the Los Altos School District board of trustees to replace board...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2016
Last comment by Love All, on Sep 7, 2016 at 5:37 pm | 5 comments | 6154 Views

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Police nab purse-snatching suspect

A transient who allegedly attempted to steal a woman's purse in downtown Mountain View on Monday evening was quickly found...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2016
Last comment by AC, on Sep 7, 2016 at 4:09 pm | 3 comments | 2058 Views

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DUI vs DUI collision on Middlefield on Saturday

The Mountain View Police Department sent out a press release about two apparently DUI drivers crashing into each other on...

Original post made by parent on Sep. 4, 2016
Last comment by The Donald, on Sep 7, 2016 at 4:01 pm | 1 comment | 171 Views

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El Camino Hospital drops CEO Ryba

On Saturday, the El Camino Hospital board of directors voted 7-0 not to renew the five-year contract with hospital president...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2016
Last comment by ShowMeTheData, on Sep 7, 2016 at 2:41 pm | 25 comments | 12374 Views

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Couple keeps on truckin'

Anyone heading down Latham Street in the past week has probably noticed it. Among the mobile homes that line both sides of...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2016
Last comment by True, on Sep 7, 2016 at 1:26 pm | 45 comments | 9355 Views

ELECTIONS

Rent control measures split council candidates

Some issues unite all eight candidates vying for a spot on the Mountain View City Council this November. Everyone agrees...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2016
Last comment by MV Condo Owner, on Sep 7, 2016 at 10:18 am | 29 comments | 5777 Views

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One hundred years of 'a great life'

Mary Peterson may have just celebrated her 100th birthday, but her social life, positive attitude, determination and humor...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2016
Last comment by Sue Peterson, on Sep 7, 2016 at 5:57 am | 1 comment | 369 Views

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Driver injured in suspected DUI crash

A suspected drunk driver suffered major injuries in a crash early Saturday morning, Mountain View police said. Read the...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2016
Last comment by resident, on Sep 6, 2016 at 4:50 pm | 4 comments | 3305 Views

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Can't help falling in love with Elvis

On the heels of his televised audition on NBC's "America's Got Talent" this spring, Mountain View mailman Charles Dupree...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2016
Last comment by anon, on Sep 6, 2016 at 2:53 pm | 2 comments | 2461 Views

ELECTIONS

Two vie for open seat on LASD board

Two parents will be facing off this November for a seat on the Los Altos School District board of trustees to replace board...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2016
Last comment by Advocacy, on Sep 6, 2016 at 12:48 pm | 9 comments | 1530 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City sniffs out food-composting program

Mountain View homeowners could soon be prodded to compost more of their food scraps under a new waste-management program...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2016
Last comment by @mvresident2003, on Sep 5, 2016 at 1:10 pm | 8 comments | 612 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mountain View's test scores show mixed results

The latest test scores show that student performance among Mountain View's most needy students significantly improved last...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2016
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Sep 5, 2016 at 8:30 am | 10 comments | 4320 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Following Turner's release, recall-campaign organizers rally

Local and national elected officials, Stanford University students, sexual-assault survivors, parents and others threw their...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2016
Last comment by dave, on Sep 4, 2016 at 3:18 am | 2 comments | 1374 Views
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