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Two-alarm fire displaces six people

Six people were displaced in a two-alarm residential fire in Mountain View on Monday afternoon, a fire spokesman said today. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2015
Last comment by Sparty, on Dec 2, 2015 at 2:30 pm | 2 comments | 2680 Views

AROUND TOWN

MV sets sights on new transit center

Adding to the stack of transportation-related projects, Mountain View leaders last week pushed forward plans to begin studying...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2015
Last comment by Anthodyd, on Dec 2, 2015 at 10:51 am | 31 comments | 5142 Views

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Mountain View lacks crucial staff for permit reviews

Mountain View is facing a severe lack of seasoned city planners and other staffers needed to handle an unrelenting surge...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2015
Last comment by reader, on Dec 2, 2015 at 10:27 am | 5 comments | 1991 Views

BOOKS

One big campy family

For the past year, Mountain View nightclub King of Clubs has been hosting a semimonthly drag show, Game of Hearts. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2015
Last comment by Daniel P. Lloyd, on Dec 2, 2015 at 9:30 am | 1 comment | 2368 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Police tout new crime-fighting tools

As Mountain View prides itself for being a crucible for new technologies, it makes sense that the city's local police force...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2015
Last comment by A Developer, on Dec 2, 2015 at 12:33 am | 4 comments | 2493 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents worry about tough new standards for English learners

The Mountain View Whisman school board decided last week to hold off on rigorous new standards that would make it harder...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2015
Last comment by Parent , on Dec 1, 2015 at 1:24 pm | 9 comments | 3267 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mental health doesn't take a holiday

The Community Health Awareness Council saw a shift in leadership earlier this year, when Naomi Nakano-Matsumoto took over...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2015
There are no comments yet. 3441 Views

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Cold-weather shelters open early due to frigid temperatures

Cold-weather shelters in Santa Clara County opened their doors Tuesday evening, about a week ahead of schedule, to accommodate...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2015
Last comment by ReallyHardWorker, on Nov 30, 2015 at 10:13 pm | 9 comments | 1718 Views

OTHER ISSUES

House fire injures resident, firefighter

A Mountain View man was hospitalized yesterday following a house fire that burned through the garage, causing damage to the...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2015
There are no comments yet. 2879 Views

AROUND TOWN

Crime brief: man arrested in busy intersection

Police arrested a man at a busy intersection in Mountain View on Sunday after he allegedly crossed into oncoming traffic,...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2015
Last comment by timo, on Nov 30, 2015 at 9:38 am | 3 comments | 2254 Views

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Class action lawsuit filed against County over solitary confinement practices

A class action lawsuit was filed Wednesday against Santa Clara County for placing hundreds of inmates in solitary confinement...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2015
Last comment by timo, on Nov 29, 2015 at 8:00 pm | 7 comments | 2488 Views

AROUND TOWN

What is on fire in Waverley Park?

Huge plume of smoke over there right now....

Original post made by Name on Nov. 29, 2015
Last comment by Name, on Nov 29, 2015 at 2:52 pm | 1 comment | 489 Views

SPORTS

Crime brief: Arrest for brandishing fake gun

Police arrested a Mountain View man early Wednesday after he allegedly pointed a replica gun at a person who was in the process...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2015
There are no comments yet. 1758 Views

AROUND TOWN

Los Altos police arrest burglary suspects

Los Altos police have arrested two suspects in connection to a string of burglaries earlier this month. Read the full...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2015
Last comment by Andy, on Nov 28, 2015 at 9:05 am | 5 comments | 2539 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hazmat investigation at 23andMe

Mountain View fire crews spent four hours at biotech company 23andMe on Monday investigating a suspicious letter full of...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2015
Last comment by Linda , on Nov 26, 2015 at 1:34 pm | 7 comments | 3929 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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, on Nov 26, 2015 at 10:48 am | 35 comments | 3733 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools hatch plan to narrow stubborn achievement gap

In an effort to raise test scores among Mountain View's low-income and minority students, the Mountain View Whisman School...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2015
Last comment by Ken M., on Nov 26, 2015 at 10:32 am | 19 comments | 4552 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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 | 1485 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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 | 3506 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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 | 1669 Views
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