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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 8 hours ago | 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 7 hours ago | 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 1 hour ago | 10 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

 
 
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"Waldorf School ofthe Peninsula"
Waldorf Presents: A Renaissance in Education February 7 from 6 to 9 PM Mountain View Campus 180 North Rengstorff Avenue. This new exhibition-style event will feature middle and high school student academic work in the sciences, math, humanities and languages as well as present an array of offerings in music, Eurythmy and the fine and practical arts. For more information about Waldorf School of the Peninsula, see our website at www.waldorfpeninsula.org. Submitted by Waldorf School of the Peninsula on Jan 28, 2013

 
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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 | 2 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 | 9 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 | 7 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

Concern rises over restrictions for grade separations
As the Valley Transportation Authority prepares to dole out the first portion of the $6 billion Measure B funds, Midpeninsula cities are raising concerns that the agency could be putting onerous restrictions on projects for Caltrain grade separations. Monday, 1:09 PM | 3 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 at 555 W. Middlefield Road that's already built up with more than 400 homes. Monday, 8:04 AM | 10 comments

School district to offer low-cost preschool
Calling it a blessing for Mountain View families, Mountain View Whisman School District board members gave resounding praise to a plan that will open up affordable, district-run preschool to all, regardless of family income. Monday, 12:50 PM | 8 comments

Companies, PTAs fuel Measure B campaign
Construction, engineering and architecture firms remained the top donors for the Mountain View Whisman School District's parcel tax campaign through the first half of April, but contributions from PTAs and individual parents are beginning to roll in, according to campaign finance reports released Thursday, April 20. Monday, 8:03 AM | 17 comments

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 View's contaminated, yet still valuable, real estate. In recent days, a chemical industry lobbying group is nudging federal officials to gut safety standards for trichloroethylene (TCE), citing the high costs associated with one of Mountain View's Superfund sites. Friday, 10:25 AM | 15 comments

El Camino considers governance shake-up
In a bid to stay one step ahead in the competitive health care market, elected officials and top staff at El Camino Hospital say it may be time to put more experts on the board of directors. Friday, 1:50 PM | 3 comments

Missing 13-year-old girl found
A Crittenden Middle School student who was reported missing after school on Wednesday, April 19, was found safe the next day in Woodland -- happy news for the school staff and students, who are "grateful for the entire Mountain View community for the care and concern they have demonstrated."
Friday, 12:31 PM | 2 comments

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Could city tenants get a rent refund?

Jury trial for driver in fatal accident

New detour ahead for Stevens Creek Trail

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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.

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