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Scores of protestors gather at 'Bans Off Our Bodies' protest in downtown Mountain View

Protestors gathered in downtown Mountain View Saturday to voice their support for abortion rights as part of a nationwide...

Original post made on May. 16, 2022
Last comment by Neighbor, 8 hours ago | 4 comments | 2401 Views

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Mountain View approves controversial infill apartments despite concerns over trees, air quality

It was a tough series of trade-offs involving trees, parking and environmental health, but the Mountain View City Council...

Original post made on May. 11, 2022
Last comment by Randy Guelph, 11 hours ago | 24 comments | 13586 Views

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Mountain View looks to replace safe parking site with high-density affordable housing

A former Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) parking lot currently serving homeless residents in Mountain View could soon...

Original post made on May. 13, 2022
Last comment by LongResident, 14 hours ago | 12 comments | 3249 Views

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Two injured when teen accidentally discharges firearm in parked vehicle

Two teenagers were injured early Thursday morning when one of them accidentally discharged a firearm while he was in his...

Original post made on May. 13, 2022
Last comment by , on May 13, 2022 at 3:49 pm | 1 comment | 1083 Views

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With more enforcement power than ever, state relies on activists to enforce the 'duplex law'

Senate Bill 9 was expected to herald the end of single-family zoning. But four months in, little has changed. Read the full...

Original post made on May. 3, 2022
Last comment by Momandpoplandlord, on May 13, 2022 at 3:14 pm | 10 comments | 2530 Views

ELECTIONS

Editorial: Our election recommendations

The editorial board offers its recommendations in the races for Congressional District 16 and Santa Clara County sheriff,...

Original post made on May. 12, 2022
Last comment by Leslie Bain, on May 13, 2022 at 10:12 am | 9 comments | 2268 Views

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How bad is water use in California? March is the worst so far, up 19%

Ignoring urgent pleas from water officials, Californians used substantially more water after a record-dry three months gripped...

Original post made on May. 12, 2022
Last comment by AB, on May 12, 2022 at 2:52 pm | 1 comment | 678 Views

ELECTIONS

Congresswomen, speaking in Mountain View, say overturning Roe v. Wade threatens democracy

Reps. Anna Eshoo and Zoe Lofgren declared that the U.S. Supreme Court going against public opinion to overturn Roe v. Wade...

Original post made on May. 9, 2022
Last comment by Cordelia, on May 11, 2022 at 10:52 pm | 5 comments | 1911 Views

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Mountain View's planning commission backs seven-story office project at San Antonio Center following big revisions

The third redevelopment phase of Mountain View's San Antonio shopping center is nearing the finish line, after the city's...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2022
Last comment by Andrew G., on May 10, 2022 at 3:30 pm | 24 comments | 4450 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Police investigating antisemitic graffiti at an elementary school as a hate crime

The Mountain View Police Department is investigating antisemitic graffiti discovered at Landels Elementary School this week...

Original post made on May. 10, 2022
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on May 10, 2022 at 8:59 am | 1 comment | 2329 Views

OTHER ISSUES

With thefts up almost 300% nationally, three county auto businesses partner with Los Altos police to help thwart catalytic converter thieves

Three automotive businesses in Santa Clara County have partnered with the Los Altos Police Department in an effort to reduce...

Original post made on May. 9, 2022
Last comment by Bernie Brightman, on May 9, 2022 at 9:55 pm | 3 comments | 2408 Views

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SF's DA says he's 'ready, willing and able' to file more lawsuits against lawyers in 'drive-by' ADA lawsuits

San Francisco's district attorney said the "historic" lawsuit that his office filed against a San Diego law firm for allegedly...

Original post made on May. 9, 2022
Last comment by Johnny Yuma, on May 9, 2022 at 5:30 pm | 1 comment | 1653 Views

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Intuit agrees to pay $141M for upselling TurboTax services to low-income taxpayers

Santa Clara County Counsel James Williams and state Attorney General Rob Bonta announced a $141 million nationwide settlement...

Original post made on May. 5, 2022
Last comment by Johnny Yuma, on May 8, 2022 at 5:26 pm | 3 comments | 1066 Views

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Bevri's quest to spread Georgian cuisine is only beginning

Bevri owner Pavel Sirotin says there's still plenty of work to do in spreading Georgian cuisine across the Bay Area, an effort...

Original post made on May. 7, 2022
Last comment by Brian, on May 7, 2022 at 10:54 pm | 1 comment | 1067 Views

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Federal judge finds ADA plaintiff's testimony 'not credible,' dismisses suit against Peninsula restaurant

A federal judge has found that a disabled plaintiff's testimony was "not credible" and dismissed his suit under the Americans...

Original post made on May. 6, 2022
Last comment by , on May 6, 2022 at 9:48 pm | 1 comment | 3258 Views

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Restoration work finally underway at Mountain View's iconic Hangar One

For more than a decade, Hangar One has sat, stripped down to its skeletal frame, unused and exposed to the elements. But...

Original post made on May. 5, 2022
Last comment by Ray, on May 6, 2022 at 5:48 am | 2 comments | 6754 Views

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Developer seeks to replace Mountain View auto repair shop with housing

The home of the former Motor Car Tune Up off of Moffett Boulevard could soon transform into four-story housing, under a new...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2022
Last comment by LongResident, on May 5, 2022 at 11:32 pm | 21 comments | 7374 Views

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Living in a pod? New concept in affordable shared housing emerges in Palo Alto

Its name has the cachet of a trendy Brooklyn home, but Brownstone Shared Housing has brought a new housing concept that is...

Original post made on May. 4, 2022
Last comment by Eva, on May 5, 2022 at 10:03 pm | 2 comments | 2730 Views

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'Shocking and appalling': Bay Area leaders gearing up to protect access to legal abortions in California

Local politicians are grappling with the possibility of a reversal on federal abortion rights in light of a leaked Supreme...

Original post made on May. 4, 2022
There are no comments yet. 1061 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Thousands of Stanford and Packard nurses vote to authorize strike

A whopping 93% of voting members of a nurses union on Thursday authorized their leaders to call a strike against Stanford...

Original post made on May. 4, 2022
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