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OTHER ISSUES

Council: no easy solution for city's car-dwellers

These days, Crisanto Avenue near Rengstorff Park looks something like a used-car lot, or maybe a campground. On the far side...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2016
Last comment by ivg, on Mar 10, 2016 at 8:14 am | 34 comments | 5176 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mystery trails spur a whodunit at Cuesta Annex

Almost every morning, Colleen Mullenex starts her day by taking her dog for a leisurely walk at the Cuesta Park Annex, the...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2016
Last comment by Water saving vandal, on Mar 9, 2016 at 5:36 pm | 9 comments | 3384 Views

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Highway 85 express lanes face steep opposition

A major project that would add toll lanes to all 24 miles of Highway 85 has cleared environmental review and is headed into...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2016
Last comment by PA Resident, on Mar 9, 2016 at 7:34 am | 12 comments | 2869 Views

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Council gives $22M to affordable housing project

Mountain View City Council members unanimously agreed to pitch in $22 million toward a high-density affordable housing project...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2016
Last comment by bjd, on Mar 9, 2016 at 6:44 am | 10 comments | 3121 Views

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EL CAMINO HOSPITAL STAFF

I HAVEN'T HAD MANY OPPERTUNITYS TO EXPRESS MY APPRECIATION TO THIS HOSPITAL STAFF FOR THE WONDERFUL TREATMENT MY WIFE AND...

Original post made by al stuetzle on Mar. 8, 2016
Last comment by al stuetzle, on Mar 8, 2016 at 4:22 pm | 1 comment | 168 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Lynda Steele, former Abilities United director, dies

Lynda Steele advocated over four decades for the rights of persons with developmental disabilities, shepherding a movement...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2016
Last comment by Alice H., on Mar 8, 2016 at 1:12 pm | 2 comments | 1154 Views

ELECTIONS

Will city enact new campaign finance rules?

With a City Council election on the horizon, the Mountain View City Council is considering a package of new restrictions...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2016
Last comment by Robert, on Mar 8, 2016 at 10:56 am | 3 comments | 1359 Views

ELECTIONS

Highway 85 express lanes face steep opposition

A major project that would add toll lanes to all 24 miles of Highway 85 has cleared environmental review and is headed into...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2016
Last comment by Wow, glad my friends don't do that, on Mar 8, 2016 at 9:31 am | 3 comments | 549 Views

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Council OKs plans for dense housing in North Bayshore

Laying out a road map for the future of North Bayshore, the Mountain View City Council on Tuesday dove into the nitty-gritty...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2016
Last comment by @Old Mountain View, on Mar 7, 2016 at 3:42 pm | 26 comments | 8738 Views

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A city park that bans bikes and trees?

A tangle of restrictions and costs led many at Tuesday's City Council meeting to denounce plans for a new mini-park near...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2016
Last comment by Sensible??, on Mar 7, 2016 at 1:22 pm | 2 comments | 471 Views

ELECTIONS

Mobile-home residents fear eviction threat

While the City Council was laying out a future vision of expansive housing in North Bayshore, the area's current residents...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2016
Last comment by Shandra, on Mar 7, 2016 at 11:26 am | 15 comments | 2924 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Guest Opinion: Time to act collaboratively for county's at-risk kids

I remember the conversation well. I was talking to a constituent, a neighbor, at a community gathering. Out of the blue,...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2016
Last comment by Sarah1000, on Mar 6, 2016 at 4:03 pm | 3 comments | 1669 Views

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Track Watch guard to be sentenced in burglary, robbery

A Palo Alto Track Watch guard who was arrested for burglarizing three residences and robbing a disabled woman is expected...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2016
Last comment by Bob, on Mar 6, 2016 at 8:54 am | 1 comment | 1147 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bay Area rainfall to date falls short

The amount of rain in the San Francisco Bay Area in the 2015-16 rainfall season is less than same period last year and less...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2016
Last comment by Common sense, on Mar 5, 2016 at 12:11 pm | 7 comments | 3375 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Inspectors close care facility for mentally ill

San Antonio Manor, a Mountain View care home for the mentally ill, was ordered to shut down last week week after health inspections...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2016
There are no comments yet. 393 Views

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Mobile home residents see trouble down the road

Just a stroll from Google, LinkedIn and the NASA Ames Research Center, the mobile-home park tucked at the end of Space Park...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2015
Last comment by Gary, on Mar 5, 2016 at 5:37 am | 11 comments | 1555 Views

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P.E. credit for marching band?

Everyone seems to agree that marching up and down a football field while banging on drums or playing the horn is hard work....

Original post made on May. 16, 2013
Last comment by Marching band, on Mar 4, 2016 at 9:24 am | 36 comments | 52944 Views

ELECTIONS

Editorial: Don't ignore public transit for short-term highway fix

City Councilman John McAlister, Cupertino council member Rod Sinks, and other elected officials in the county are voices...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2016
Last comment by PA Resident, on Mar 4, 2016 at 8:10 am | 2 comments | 517 Views

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Bay Area newspaper chain announces major consolidation

The parent company of San Jose Mercury News, the Daily News, the Oakland Tribune and more than two dozen community newspapers...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2016
Last comment by george, on Mar 3, 2016 at 5:24 pm | 5 comments | 1434 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Federal judge clarifies order regarding release of student records

After California parents were recently notified that their children's records might be released as part of a federal lawsuit...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2016
Last comment by Increduloous, on Mar 3, 2016 at 4:52 pm | 4 comments | 1692 Views
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