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AROUND TOWN

Body found outside Mountain View's ICON movie theater

A dead woman was found outside a movie theater in Mountain View early Wednesday morning, prompting a police investigation...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2021
Last comment by M, 5 hours ago | 2 comments | 5271 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mountain View looks to congestion pricing to get tech workers out of cars

Plans to massively increase the number of jobs and housing units in Mountain View's North Bayshore tech park are contingent...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2021
Last comment by Activist Socialist, 5 hours ago | 11 comments | 12046 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View bans smoking in multi-family residences, including common areas and inside units

The Mountain View City Council voted 6-1 Tuesday night on a far-reaching ban on smoking, prohibiting residents from smoking...

Original post made on May. 26, 2021
Last comment by Mark, 21 hours ago | 23 comments | 11162 Views

BOOKS

Local book release: 'Beneath the Seams'

Palo Alto resident Peyton H. Roberts, who is a sustainable fashion ambassador with the Bay Area nonprofit Remake, takes a...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2021
Last comment by , on Jun 10, 2021 at 2:38 pm | 1 comment | 3090 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Droughts and water shortages unlikely to affect Mountain View's rapid housing and job growth

Water agencies and cities across the Bay Area are preparing for another significant drought, bringing back mandatory water...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2021
Last comment by ivg, on Jun 9, 2021 at 8:48 pm | 7 comments | 4471 Views

AROUND TOWN

VTA to start new shuttle, change schedules on dozens of transit routes

Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority is making several service changes starting next week, including launching a new...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2021
Last comment by Bruce Karney, on Jun 8, 2021 at 4:48 pm | 1 comment | 2506 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Four things to know about the California budget deal

California Assembly and Senate budget leaders announce a budget deal that includes stimulus checks, more in-state students...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2021
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jun 8, 2021 at 12:03 pm | 2 comments | 3258 Views

OTHER ISSUES

To help Mountain View residents hit hardest by the pandemic, City Council is banking on new grassroots group

This week, the Mountain View City Council is expected to pour $1 million into the Mountain View Solidarity Fund, a newly...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2021
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jun 8, 2021 at 10:36 am | 4 comments | 4545 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

FREE STEM Summer Camp for Incoming 2nd-5th graders!

STEAM Team is hosting a free-of-charge, in person summer camp in mid-June and we highly encourage you to sign your child...

Original post made by Angelina Ma on Jun. 7, 2021
There are no comments yet. 65 Views

OTHER ISSUES

When is the Newsom recall election? Maybe sooner than you think

The date of California's recall election still is not set, but voters may decide the governor's fate closer to Labor Day...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2021
Last comment by MyOpinion, on Jun 7, 2021 at 5:58 pm | 1 comment | 1868 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Avenidas' new CEO set to take helm of senior services nonprofit this fall

Amy Yotopoulos, a Palo Alto resident whose career has focused on aging, longevity and caregiving, will become president and...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2021
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jun 6, 2021 at 5:56 pm | 1 comment | 2986 Views

AROUND TOWN

New plan would reopen University Avenue to traffic in July

The experiment with a car-free University Avenue may come to an abrupt end next month, with the city proposing to reopen...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2021
Last comment by A Talking Cat, on Jun 6, 2021 at 6:47 am | 1 comment | 3064 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LAHS students organize walk out on the anniversary of George Floyd's death

Los Altos High School students organized a march on on May 25, the anniversary of George Floyd's murder by a Minneapolis...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2021
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jun 5, 2021 at 11:38 am | 2 comments | 4274 Views

AROUND TOWN

Transport issues force cancellation of U.S. Highway 101 bridge work this weekend

Plans to install the middle section of the new bike and pedestrian bridge near Adobe Creek in Palo Alto, where the freeway...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2021
Last comment by Bill Michel, on Jun 5, 2021 at 8:54 am | 1 comment | 3764 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mountain View housing project banks on VTA light rail despite low ridership

A Mountain View housing project up for approval next month is looking to cut down on parking, with hopes that future residents...

Original post made on May. 21, 2021
Last comment by Ok, on Jun 3, 2021 at 10:25 pm | 17 comments | 8609 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Health officials support full in-person schooling in fall

Health officers from 10 Bay Area counties and one city Friday called for California schools to open for full-time, in-person...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2021
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jun 3, 2021 at 7:01 am | 1 comment | 3960 Views

MOVIES

Figuring out how to feed kids when they're not in school

The pandemic forced most school districts to rethink how they feed children and what role schools should play in combating...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2021
There are no comments yet. 4518 Views

AROUND TOWN

VTA won't provide buses along light-rail routes starting Tuesday

The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority on Tuesday will refocus resources on regular bus service and won't provide...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2021
Last comment by Greg David, on Jun 2, 2021 at 7:38 pm | 1 comment | 3838 Views

AROUND TOWN

Are local cops getting vaccinated? It depends on the police department

Police departments throughout Santa Clara and San Mateo counties are encouraging officers to get vaccinated, but the results...

Original post made on May. 25, 2021
Last comment by SRB, on May 29, 2021 at 10:59 am | 4 comments | 5380 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Survey finds persistent minority of residents resistant to COVID-19 vaccinations

A new survey could help Santa Clara County health officials understand what might prevent the remaining roughly 25% of adults...

Original post made on May. 5, 2021
Last comment by ML Kyle, on May 27, 2021 at 7:44 pm | 2 comments | 4676 Views
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