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Council rejects study to boost housing

Opting for the "status quo," Mountain View leaders refrained from ordering new studies or conversion plans to encourage more...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2015
Last comment by agree with ron, 8 hours ago | 14 comments | 2037 Views


Tenants make new push for rent control

Looking to keep pressure on city leaders, dozens of tenants rallied Sunday at Mountain View City Hall to promote rent stabilization...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2015
Last comment by iivvgg, 17 hours ago | 35 comments | 1831 Views


State unemployment rate declines as number of jobs increase

The number of workers without jobs in California decreased last month from the previous month and the number of nonfarm payroll...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2015
Last comment by Martin M. Hill, on Nov 25, 2015 at 6:21 am | 4 comments | 690 Views


El Camino Hospital launches new online services

After two years of careful preparation, El Camino Hospital announced that its new online medical records system is now live....

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2015
Last comment by Jack Cormode, on Nov 24, 2015 at 8:41 pm | 5 comments | 1487 Views


Cold temperatures, rain expected in Bay Area this week

Cold, rainy and windy weather is set to hit the Bay Area this week as people travel for the Thanksgiving holiday, according...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2015
Last comment by Alice, on Nov 24, 2015 at 2:09 pm | 1 comment | 957 Views


Los Altos police seek downtown burglary suspects

Police have released photos and a video today of two suspects wanted for burglaries at three businesses in downtown Los Altos...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2015
Last comment by Thisdayandage, on Nov 23, 2015 at 11:45 pm | 1 comment | 1061 Views


FAA vows to take fresh look at flight paths, altitudes

Responding to a rising volume of complaints about airplane noise, the Federal Aviation Administration has agreed to take...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2015
Last comment by PH, on Nov 23, 2015 at 2:59 pm | 12 comments | 1733 Views


City opts to max-out housing in North Bayshore

The Mountain View City Council on Tuesday pushed to maximize new housing development in the bustling North Bayshore tech...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2015
Last comment by resident, on Nov 23, 2015 at 10:28 am | 81 comments | 5573 Views


Tales of turkey and tempeh

Roasted, fried, smoked or deconstructed — there is an abundance of ways to cook a turkey for Thanksgiving. Or is a turkey...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2015
Last comment by Alfredo Kuba, on Nov 22, 2015 at 8:17 am | 1 comment | 2026 Views


New fields offer room to play

After 11 years of studies, planning and construction, Mountain View is set to open the new Shoreline Athletic Fields next...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2015
Last comment by Ornithologically speaking, on Nov 17, 2015 at 5:24 pm | 11 comments | 2693 Views


Traffic nightmare due to huge accident on 101 late Saturday evening

We drove the Shoreline on ramp to 101 sb Saturday evening and there appeared to be a huge accident. Many emergency vehicles...

Original post made by PA Resident on Nov. 15, 2015
Last comment by PA Resident, on Nov 16, 2015 at 11:49 am | 1 comment | 157 Views


Caltrain delays after Sunnyvale crash damages crossing gate

A two-car collision damaged a Caltrain crossing gate in Sunnyvale and has disrupted service this afternoon, a transit agency...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2015
Last comment by AC, on Nov 14, 2015 at 8:49 pm | 7 comments | 1919 Views


Science and math shine at 2016 Breakthrough Prize awards

It's not often you get to see actor B. J. Novak, tech investor Yuri Milner and former CIA director David Patraeus together....

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2015
Last comment by Ingrid Oakley-Girvan, on Nov 13, 2015 at 4:41 pm | 1 comment | 2383 Views


FAA: Planes flying over Palo Alto, Mountain View hit by laser

Palo Altans and other Bay Area residents may be frustrated by aircraft noise since the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2015
Last comment by Ron MV, on Nov 12, 2015 at 5:56 pm | 5 comments | 2214 Views


Caltrain Incident this morning

I was on the Northbound 305 train this morning at 5:57 am (as I am almost every morning) for my commute to Berkeley, when...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Nov. 12, 2015
There are no comments yet. 106 Views


School district backs out of controversial building practice

The Mountain View Whisman School District is changing how it does business with construction companies, ditching a strategy...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2015
Last comment by Carl, on Nov 12, 2015 at 8:38 am | 7 comments | 2455 Views


Fresh & Easy calls it quits

The shelves are half-empty at Mountain View's Fresh & Easy grocery store on Rengstorff Avenue, after it was announced last...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2015
Last comment by AC, on Nov 11, 2015 at 12:44 pm | 38 comments | 5802 Views


Guest opinion: A flat minimum-wage hike could harm local restaurants

No employer wants to see employees struggling. But small businesses themselves struggle to keep their doors open and provide...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2015
Last comment by Plane Speaker, on Nov 10, 2015 at 10:40 pm | 6 comments | 382 Views


Farewell to Bumble Bee Health Foods

John and Karen Farrell run a two-person crew at Mountain View's Bumble Bee Health Foods store, fielding questions about probiotics...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2015
Last comment by Jane, on Nov 10, 2015 at 3:35 pm | 16 comments | 2724 Views


Water district fends off fraud allegations

The Santa Clara Valley Water District has been in deep water in recent months, following allegations of fraudulent charges...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2015
Last comment by Corruption in action, on Nov 8, 2015 at 11:05 am | 2 comments | 1872 Views
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