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OTHER ISSUES

An Open Letter To The Mountain View Police Department & Our City Council

I would like to thank the Mountain View Police Department for sending two officers to my condo this afternoon. We discussed...

Original post made by ellespeth on Oct. 11, 2015
Last comment by ellespeth, on Oct 13, 2015 at 2:10 am | 12 comments | 1108 Views

ELECTIONS

Council eyes voluntary rules for landlords

Following weeks of unrelenting complaints that rising rents are pricing out scores of tenants, the Mountain View City Council...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2015
Last comment by ellespeth, on Oct 12, 2015 at 8:04 pm | 10 comments | 4633 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Khan Academy's school goes back to the future

For years, Khan Academy has challenged the status quo in education, vowing to create a world-class education available to...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2015
Last comment by Jerry, on Oct 10, 2015 at 2:54 pm | 1 comment | 8278 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County OKs North County homeless shelters

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved a handful of homeless shelter programs that would provide...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2015
Last comment by @Liz, on Oct 10, 2015 at 8:47 am | 9 comments | 3250 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sushi galore

Two-year-old Odori Sushi and Teppanyaki specializes in super fresh, glistening slabs of fish. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2015
There are no comments yet. 2673 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council picks Encinitas developer for downtown hotel

Mountain View's City Council on Tuesday picked a developer to build a downtown hotel that would replace a pair of public...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2015
Last comment by David, on Oct 9, 2015 at 1:40 pm | 14 comments | 4110 Views

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El Camino bus-only lanes get boost from new study

With a final decision just a few months away, a controversial proposal to bring dedicated bus lanes to El Camino Real inched...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2015
Last comment by Bus Rider, on Oct 8, 2015 at 6:22 pm | 280 comments | 8636 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mountain View company gives skateboards a boost

For many transit users and commuters, the last mile can be the most difficult to travel. Sanjay Dastoor, John Ulmen, and...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2015
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Oct 8, 2015 at 12:23 pm | 15 comments | 5863 Views

ELECTIONS

Let's enlarge our toolbox to address Mountain View's housing crisis

Throughout my eight years on the Mountain View City Council, my colleagues and I worked hard to ensure Mountain View is an...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2015
Last comment by eric, on Oct 8, 2015 at 12:56 am | 2 comments | 2071 Views

OTHER ISSUES

MV meeting to discuss community-choice energy

An initiative to create a local energy alternative in the South Bay will get its first Mountain View community meeting next...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2015
Last comment by Justin, on Oct 7, 2015 at 11:25 pm | 13 comments | 2517 Views

AROUND TOWN

Saving Hangar One

The southern doors of Hangar One at Moffett Field were completely stripped of siding as of Tuesday. Read the full story...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
Last comment by Bruce, on Oct 7, 2015 at 10:24 pm | 22 comments | 3833 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hospital board torn on community benefit spending

El Camino Hospital has been thriving in recent years, bringing in millions of dollars more in profits than expected and budgeting...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2015
Last comment by Sarah1000, on Oct 7, 2015 at 10:19 pm | 10 comments | 5188 Views

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Drug arrests at weekend rave are down but still high

The Beyond Wonderland festival at Shoreline Amphitheatre brought two days of electronic music, pyrotechnics, fireworks and...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2015
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Oct 7, 2015 at 8:51 pm | 10 comments | 3696 Views

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Councilman's proposal urges landlords to play nice

As many call for Mountain View to rein in skyrocketing housing rents, next week the City Council will consider a lighter...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2015
Last comment by Gary, on Oct 7, 2015 at 6:03 pm | 27 comments | 4776 Views

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Mountain View man arrested for hitting SF officer with car

A San Francisco police officer is recovering at home after a 25-year-old Mountain View man allegedly struck him with a vehicle...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2015
Last comment by USA, on Oct 7, 2015 at 5:24 pm | 9 comments | 3484 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Foothill Expressway blocked by fallen tree

A fallen tree was removed after blocking a major thoroughfare in Los Altos for about an hour this morning, police said. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2015
Last comment by Well..., on Oct 7, 2015 at 2:34 pm | 2 comments | 2554 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Housing issues top city's October agenda

Following a crush of complaints from local renters, Mountain View leaders are scheduling an ambitious series of meetings...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2015
Last comment by Gary, on Oct 7, 2015 at 11:18 am | 26 comments | 5561 Views

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Finance program for efficiency upgrades expands to Mountain View

The City Council recently voted to make the HERO Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) program available to local residents....

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2015
Last comment by Beware, on Oct 6, 2015 at 9:32 pm | 3 comments | 2778 Views

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MV Chamber announces interim CEO

In a changing of the guard, the Mountain View Chamber of Commerce has appointed longtime board member Julie Hart Conde as...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2015
Last comment by Eric, on Oct 6, 2015 at 2:59 pm | 1 comment | 2969 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Report: Silicon Valley incomes continue upsurge

Silicon Valley's median household income rose to $98,500 from 2013 to 2014, the Joint Venture Silicon Valley's Institute...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2015
Last comment by @@resident, on Oct 6, 2015 at 11:44 am | 6 comments | 2937 Views
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