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Parents urge school board to rename Huff Elementary School
The Mountain View Whisman School District will consider renaming Huff Elementary School following a revelation that the school's... Last comment 2 hours ago | 30 comments

Mountain View City Council approves seven-story housing complex next door to new offices
An area of Mountain View dominated by diffuse industrial buildings is about to undergo a major transformation, following... Last comment 6 hours ago | 17 comments

 
 
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County to allow hair salons, gyms to reopen — provided they meet new social-distancing rules
Hair salons and gyms in Santa Canta County may be allowed to reopen in mid-July under a new county order, which creates a strict set of rules that every business must follow to ensure safe operations during the COVID-19 pandemic. Thursday, 4:53 PM | 4 comments

Coronavirus central: Santa Clara County reports 185 new cases
The coronavirus continues to take its toll on the Midpeninsula. On Thursday, Santa Clara County reported 4,750 cases and 159 deaths. San Mateo County had 3,376 cases and 108 deaths as of Wednesday. Thursday, 5:30 PM | 15 comments

Mountain View City Council approves seven-story housing complex next door to new offices
An area of Mountain View dominated by diffuse industrial buildings is about to undergo a major transformation, following the approval of a 303-unit mixed-use housing project for the Terra Bella neighborhood. Wednesday, 1:31 PM | 17 comments

After learning of namesake's racist views, parents urge school board to rename Huff Elementary School
The Mountain View Whisman School District will consider renaming Huff Elementary School following a revelation that the school's namesake held racist and anti-immigrant views around the turn of the 20th century. Wednesday, 4:11 PM | 30 comments

What California's budget deal means for K-12 schools
California's new budget provides enough funding for schools to pivot to hybrid learning when they reopen this fall. But school officials fear delayed cuts could throw districts into the fiscal abyss later. Thursday, 1:36 PM

'In-person instruction is essential.' Santa Clara County issues guidance for reopening schools
The Santa Clara County Public Health Department released on Tuesday its guidelines for reopening public and private schools this fall, which leaders said aim to provide as much in-person instruction as is safe. Tuesday, 6:35 PM | 12 comments

The cost of COVID-19 drug remdesivir: $2,340 to $3,120 per patient
Gilead Sciences, the manufacturer of an experimental antiviral drug used to shorten COVID-19's effects, announced on Monday costs for remdesivir, which it claims is far below how drugs are usually priced. Tuesday, 12:56 PM

Half of Stanford undergrads to return to campus this fall, but they'll still mostly learn online
Stanford University will alternate bringing half of its undergraduate students to campus for different quarters, with most courses still happening online -- even for students who are living there in person. Wednesday, 1:45 PM

Santa Clara County previews new COVID-19 reopening plan
The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors and Public Health Department held a joint meeting Monday with the San Jose City Council to preview the county's new reopening plan that will be released later this week. Tuesday, 11:35 AM

Guest opinion: Housing at any cost?
In an op-ed, Mountain View resident Albert Jeans writes about the Shoreline Gateway project and his belief that it should not be approved by the City Council without more consideration and public input. Monday, 5:03 PM | 17 comments

Un-forgetting the segregationist history of the Midpeninsula
In a Q&A, author Richard Rothstein expands upon how the makeup of today's Bay Area communities are tied to segregationist housing policies explored in his book "The Color of Law." Tuesday, 1:45 PM | 3 comments

Guest opinion: The risk of returning to the classroom in the fall
In a guest opinion, Mountain View High School social studies teacher Sophia Caramagno writes about her concern with potentially reopening schools in the fall. Saturday, 7:57 AM | 47 comments

Landlord-backed rent control measure finally heads to voters this November

Guest opinion: Reform MVPD now

Caltrain launches COVID-19 customer surveys

 

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