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Newsom's big move on homelessness may be just in political time, new poll suggests
Gov. Gavin Newsom kicked off 2020 by pledging to plow an extra $1.4 billion into homeless services and proposing a state constitutional amendment to make it easier to sue cities that fail to shelter their unhoused populations. Monday, 3:02 PM | 5 comments

Music school faces civil suit over sexual abuse of teenage student
School of Rock, a private music school in Midtown Palo Alto, is facing a civil lawsuit stemming from incidents of sexual abuse against a 15-year-old student by one of its instructors in 2017. Monday, 10:23 AM | 3 comments

Chamber picks new CEO
The Mountain View Chamber of Commerce has selected former tech executive Peter Katz as its new CEO. Katz replaces Bruce Humphrey, who announced his departure in September. Sunday, 8:48 AM | 1 comments

Judge may order PG&E to hire more tree trimmers, removers
A federal judge announced in San Francisco Thursday that he is considering ordering PG&E to hire and train enough workers to trim or remove all trees that could fall on power lines and spark wildfires. Saturday, 7:41 AM | 1 comments

Serial bank robber who took $69K across Northern California sentenced
An Oakland man convicted of committing bank robberies in Palo Alto, Mountain View and others in Northern California -- taking a total $69,002 -- was sentenced in federal court in San Francisco on Wednesday. Friday, 6:04 PM

How Mountain View Game Kastle is beating the odds
With retail stores on the ropes across the country, why is Mountain View's hobby emporium Game Kastle doing so well? Owner Shaw Mead says he's found the formula for success, creating a loyal community around old-fashioned board games. Friday, 1:41 PM | 5 comments

$88.5M and counting: More delays, higher costs as flood protection projects near finish
Construction projects aimed at providing flood protection to thousands of Mountain View properties is over budget and more than a year behind schedule. Friday, 1:09 PM | 3 comments

LASD's new Mountain View school won't open until 2025
Los Altos School District's new Mountain View school won't open until 2025, following lengthy delays and an ever-evolving plan to build a campus in the fast-growing neighborhood. Friday, 10:12 AM | 22 comments

Two Mountain View auto burglary suspects nabbed while making a getaway

State bill faces uphill battle to add peer support to mental health care

New Planned Parenthood clinic opens in Mountain View after months of delays

Mountain View voters will decide city's RV parking ban


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