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No easy fix to the affordability crisis

A coalition of elected leaders from all nine Bay Area counties agreed to an ambitious new vision for regional growth in the...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2016
Last comment by Jerry, 9 hours ago | 4 comments | 779 Views

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Google veers from city's North Bayshore vision

A review of the city's North Bayshore precise plan on Tuesday, Nov. 29, left some council members wondering if they were...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2016
Last comment by Hunter, 10 hours ago | 22 comments | 10298 Views

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Council can't pass up tempting gatekeeper projects

In what has become a Mountain View holiday-season tradition, developers and property owners made a pilgrimage to City Hall...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2016
Last comment by Jim Cochran, 17 hours ago | 9 comments | 3308 Views

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Student: Stanford offered settlement for sexual-assault case

A former Stanford University student whose 2014 sexual-assault case spurred campus protests and national media attention...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2016
Last comment by @AllYouCanEat, 19 hours ago | 2 comments | 925 Views

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Water district plans to use Waverly Park homes for homeless

Homeless encampments are a common sight along Stevens Creek in Mountain View. In the southern end of the city near Waverly...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2016
Last comment by Xyz, 21 hours ago | 39 comments | 4339 Views

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The ambassador of 'Arabology'

Tune into KZSU 90.1 (Stanford University's radio station) and you'll hear hip-hop, electronica, folk songs, indie pop, rock...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2016
Last comment by Ramzi Salti, on Dec 9, 2016 at 12:24 am | 1 comment | 421 Views

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Signs of the season

Snow, elves, carolers and candy canes -- it must be December in downtown Mountain View. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/2016/12/07/signs-of-the-season...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2016
Last comment by @Happy Holidays, on Dec 8, 2016 at 12:35 pm | 9 comments | 853 Views

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Cleanup gear malfunctions at Moffett Field

In a squabble between Moffett Field's federal agencies, NASA officials are complaining that a U.S. Navy treatment system...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2016
Last comment by Water curious, on Dec 5, 2016 at 4:53 pm | 12 comments | 3679 Views

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Trump deportation plan sends South Bay leaders searching for options

Donald Trump's election has created a cloud of uncertainty for the nation's estimated 11.4 million undocumented immigrants....

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2016
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Dec 3, 2016 at 2:40 pm | 9 comments | 1871 Views

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Three men sought in CVS robbery

Police are looking for three men who allegedly stole over $1,000 in items from a CVS pharmacy in Mountain View last week,...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1997 Views

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More than hot air: Leaf blowers present health risks

Blasting air at up to 185 mph, leaf blowers can whip up hazardous particles and contaminants from the ground at speeds greater...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2015
Last comment by Cici, on Dec 1, 2016 at 10:37 pm | 28 comments | 6792 Views

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Cold weather homeless shelters open this week

Homeless residents of the County of Santa Clara have access to as many as 395 additional shelter beds starting this week,...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2016
Last comment by Maher, on Nov 29, 2016 at 8:16 pm | 1 comment | 1261 Views

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Huge apartment development wins nervous council's support

he Mountain View City Council gave the initial go-ahead on Tuesday to a true mixed-bag development -- it would possibly be...

Original post made by asdasdsdsd on Nov. 29, 2016
There are no comments yet. 86 Views

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City accepting applicants to new rent control committee

Mountain View is now recruiting for the city's new Rental Housing Committee -- the governing body tasked with making crucial...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2016
Last comment by george drysdale, on Nov 28, 2016 at 11:02 am | 1 comment | 2145 Views

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FAA committee: Scrap existing flight path

A committee tasked with recommending ways to reduce airplane noise over the Midpeninsula voted last week in favor of a new...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2016
Last comment by Mad at FAA, on Nov 28, 2016 at 7:30 am | 10 comments | 480103 Views

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CSA takes its show on the road

The Community Services Agency of Mountain View and Los Altos has long been a bastion of support services for low-income and...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2016
Last comment by Steven Lebron Arroyo, on Nov 27, 2016 at 4:22 pm | 1 comment | 255 Views

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What was Mountain View like in the '70s

I am new to the area and am curious what life was like in Mountain View in the 1970s, 1980s and even earlier. I would love...

Original post made by Newbie on Apr. 13, 2008
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Nov 27, 2016 at 2:04 pm | 206 comments | 64625 Views

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'Tis the season

Though winter doesn't officially arrive until the solstice on Dec. 21, the holiday season has begun. With it comes plenty...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2016
Last comment by Abigail, on Nov 26, 2016 at 2:50 pm | 2 comments | 1845 Views

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Pre-construction work starts on Caltrain electification

Preparations for the construction work needed to electrify Caltrain along the Peninsula corridor have started and will last...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2016
Last comment by resident, on Nov 26, 2016 at 2:28 pm | 8 comments | 1491 Views

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Los Altos woman named Rhodes Scholar

A Los Altos woman was selected as one of 32 students this year to study at Oxford University starting in October as part...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2016
Last comment by Reader, on Nov 22, 2016 at 8:36 am | 7 comments | 2294 Views
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Paris Baguette coming to Mountain View
By Elena Kadvany | 14 comments | 4,872 views

Surviving Family Holidays
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 352 views