Chemical industry targets Mountain View TCE cleanup
President Donald Trump's promise to bring back jobs by axing regulations is targeting environmental protections on Mountain... Last comment on Apr 25, 2017 at 2:45 pm | 15 comments
Filling the housing market's hole
Mountain View's roll-out of new housing has a gaping hole. New residential development is essentially nonexistent for moderate-income... Last comment on Apr 25, 2017 at 3:55 pm | 92 comments
Council balks at bulky Avalon Bay project
In a study session at the April 18 meeting, the City Council reviewed plans to squeeze nearly 350 new apartments into a site... Last comment 2 hours ago | 14 comments
Could city tenants get a rent refund?
Starting next month, rents on thousands of Mountain View apartments are expected to roll back to 2015 rates as part of the... Last comment on Apr 24, 2017 at 4:04 pm | 20 comments
View of Half Dome from Glacier Point in Yosemite National Park. Normally, on a night like this, the sky would be full of stars. At a time like this (September), a thick band of stars constituting the Milky Way would be clearly visible. But the raging wildfires have blotted everything out. Submitted by Prasenjit Sengupta on Sep 13, 2015
Two college access nonprofits announce merger
Peninsula Bridge, a Palo Alto-based nonprofit, announced April 26 that the organization will merge with Building Futures Now, an East Palo Alto-based nonprofit to provide broader programs to help students from lower-income families. Wednesday, 2:02 PM
Man arrested after scuffle with security robot
A Mountain View resident was arrested last week after he had allegedly knocked over a 300-pound security robot stationed outside of Knightscope's Mountain View office, according to police. Wednesday, 11:10 AM | 5 comments
Los Altos police seek indecent exposure suspect
Police are looking for a man who allegedly exposed himself Friday to a person riding a bike in Los Altos a few blocks from a preschool.
Wednesday, 10:47 AM | 3 comments
Preliminary injunction blocks sanctuary executive order
A federal judge issued a preliminary injunction in a pair of lawsuits filed by the city of San Francisco and Santa Clara County blocking an executive order by President Donald Trump that threatened to deny federal funding to sanctuary cities and counties. Tuesday, 2:51 PM | 5 comments
Eshoo goes after Trump on tax-return secrecy
President Donald Trump's tax returns and his refusal to release them was topic No. 1 for Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Menlo Park, who took questions for about two hours Saturday, April 22, during a town-hall-style meeting in a gymnasium at Canada College in Woodside. Tuesday, 1:47 PM | 7 comments
Facts on hot-button Bay Area issues added to MTC website
Factual information about hot-button Bay Area topics such as housing affordability, poverty rates and life expectancy is now available online.
Tuesday, 12:09 PM | 1 comments
SF, Peninsula officials urge feds to OK Caltrain funds
San Francisco and Peninsula elected officials on Monday called on the Trump administration to approve federal funding for a Caltrain electrification project that is expected to add capacity to the busy transit corridor.
Tuesday, 12:00 PM | 3 comments
New lawsuit links Young Jeezy to 2014 shooting death
A second lawsuit is being filed in connection with the murder of Eric Johnson, a 38-year-old music promoter who was fatally shot while backstage at a 2014 rap festival at Shoreline Amphitheatre. The lawsuit accuses rap artist Young Jeezy of the murder. Monday, 1:40 PM | 2 comments
Best Of Mountain View ballot is here
It's time to decide what local business is worthy of the title "Best Of Mountain View" — and you get to decide! Cast your ballot online. Voting ends May 29th. Stay tuned for the results in the July 21st issue of the Mountain View Voice.