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Election 2016: Council race finds Mountain View at pivotal juncture

Mountain View stands at the proverbial crossroads in the coming days as voters choose four City Council candidates from a...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2016
Last comment by Mike, on Oct 18, 2016 at 11:48 am | 19 comments | 5758 Views

SPORTS

Bayer Leverkusen vs Tottenham Hotspur Live

Bayer Leverkusen vs Tottenham Hotspur Live...

Original post made by bovelc on Oct. 18, 2016
There are no comments yet. 127 Views

ELECTIONS

pro-transit and environmental groups oppose additional VTA tax

Three pro-transit and environmental groups, BayRail Alliance, the Sierra Club, and Silicon Valley Transit Users are urging...

Original post made by Steve Ly on Oct. 13, 2016
Last comment by Thanh, on Oct 18, 2016 at 10:01 am | 13 comments | 349 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Castro parents go back to school

At Castro Elementary, students aren't the only ones taking classes. Each week, dozens of parents take time out of their Saturday...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2016
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Oct 18, 2016 at 9:37 am | 1 comment | 2856 Views

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Los Altos Hills: alleged stalker exchanged gunfire with occupant of home

A man injured in a shooting in a Los Altos Hills home Friday was allegedly a stalker who forced his way inside and opened...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2016
Last comment by John Lott Fan, on Oct 17, 2016 at 10:21 pm | 12 comments | 3433 Views

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A piece of history

The last piece of Hangar One's exterior came off Thursday, wrapping up an environmental cleanup that took just over a year. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2012
Last comment by erics, on Oct 17, 2016 at 9:04 pm | 15 comments | 4191 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino Hospital nurses reject new contract

El Camino Hospital's nurses' union will be heading back to the bargaining table, after its membership voted to reject a tentative...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2016
Last comment by PH, on Oct 17, 2016 at 5:09 pm | 13 comments | 6217 Views

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Uber driver arrested after alleged assault on parking enforcement officer

Police arrested a 62-year-old Uber driver in downtown Mountain View after he allegedly confronted a parking-enforcement police...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2016
Last comment by Crossings Resident, on Oct 17, 2016 at 4:13 pm | 19 comments | 3637 Views

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Election 2016: LASD parcel tax measure heads to district voters

Residents living in the Los Altos School District will get to decide this November whether to support Measure GG, a $223...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2016
Last comment by I do not Trust the Trustees, on Oct 17, 2016 at 3:34 pm | 10 comments | 3063 Views

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Mountain View's greenest home

The house at 96 Eldora Drive is so green -- with its special lighting, greywater system and geothermal heating, among other...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2008
Last comment by Solar , on Oct 17, 2016 at 5:49 am | 5 comments | 4690 Views

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Guest Opinion: State Attorney General TKO's MV’s Residential Parking Permit plan.

What was the council thinking when they approved the first reading of the RPP program ordinance 6-1 when it had been surprisingly...

Original post made by CouncilFloodsOMVwithPermits on Oct. 15, 2016
Last comment by Carefulwhatyouaskfor, on Oct 15, 2016 at 3:39 pm | 1 comment | 302 Views

ELECTIONS

Opposition mailer draws backlash from rent-control groups

Bay Area rent-control supporters are submitting a formal complaint against the California Apartment Association for what...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2016
Last comment by Poor landlords!, on Oct 14, 2016 at 11:55 pm | 15 comments | 2501 Views

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Traffic could put limits on North Bayshore housing plans

Aspirational plans by Mountain View City Council members to allow up to 10,000 new housing units in North Bayshore may hit...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2016
Last comment by Renee Batti, on Oct 14, 2016 at 1:08 pm | 3 comments | 457 Views

ELECTIONS

Resident suing to take rent control measure off ballot

A Mountain View resident is suing the city to remove a City Council-backed rent control measure from the November ballot. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2016
Last comment by @mvresident2003, on Oct 13, 2016 at 9:58 pm | 56 comments | 9965 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parcel Tax Election, MVWSD and also GG

MVWSD Agenda Item materials, distributed to Board PARCEL TAX ELECTION, MVWSD, Trustee Nelson, Oct 6 Board Meeting memo Per-square-foot...

Original post made by Steven Nelson on Oct. 13, 2016
There are no comments yet. 245 Views

ELECTIONS

Guest opinion: Displacement of city's residents an epidemic in our midst

What do you call a mass displacement of longtime residents forced out of their community? An exodus? A social tragedy? An...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2016
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Oct 13, 2016 at 2:12 pm | 11 comments | 989 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council approves $200K for new homeless programs

Following months of studying the growing number of people living in their cars, the Mountain View City Council on Tuesday...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2016
Last comment by local, on Oct 12, 2016 at 11:07 pm | 21 comments | 4316 Views

ELECTIONS

Major fixes needed for high school buildings

Mountain View and Los Altos high schools may look radically different in the coming years as the Mountain View-Los Altos...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2016
Last comment by Cognitive Dissonance, on Oct 12, 2016 at 7:25 pm | 4 comments | 2311 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

No charges filed against Stanford student arrested for rape

The Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office will not file charges against a male Stanford University graduate student...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2016
Last comment by BigD, on Oct 12, 2016 at 3:10 pm | 1 comment | 2669 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Suspicious item on Foothill campus found to be harmless

An administration building at Foothill College in Los Altos Hills was briefly evacuated today because of a suspicious item...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2016
Last comment by FoothillCC, on Oct 12, 2016 at 2:56 pm | 1 comment | 1478 Views
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