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City Council election: Hicks regains lead as vote tally nears end

Alison Hicks has regained the lead for the undecided City Council seat, overtaking incumbent Pat Showalter in the latest...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2018
Last comment by somewhatsane, on Nov 27, 2018 at 11:07 pm | 29 comments | 3552 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Superintendent urged charter school to slow down

Superintendent Ayinde Rudolph's request that Bullis Charter School to put the brakes on plans to open a new campus in the...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2018
Last comment by Weird, on Nov 27, 2018 at 7:32 pm | 37 comments | 3829 Views

SPORTS

New utility launches state's largest solar project

After launching last year, the new South Bay utility -- Silicon Valley Clean Energy (SVCE) -- is taking part in what is expected...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2018
Last comment by Stats, on Nov 26, 2018 at 8:20 pm | 2 comments | 1618 Views

AROUND TOWN

More storms to hit Bay Area this week

A series of storms will impact Northern California and the Bay Area for the second straight week with heavy rain and winds...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2018
Last comment by tommygee54, on Nov 26, 2018 at 2:43 pm | 1 comment | 1113 Views

AROUND TOWN

It's 'Nutcracker' season!

Tchaikovsky's seasonal ballet classic "The Nutcracker" is once again well represented by dance companies and schools around...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2018
There are no comments yet. 1481 Views

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A waste bucket cracks open a foul problem

Last month, a byproduct of Mountain View's most vexing problem plopped right in front of a Shoreline West house. It was a...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2018
Last comment by horrance , on Nov 24, 2018 at 9:55 pm | 32 comments | 709 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Lawyer: Mountain View has little say over future charter school

Bullis Charter School is expected to submit a petition to create a new charter school in Mountain View, and state law pretty...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2018
Last comment by Weird, on Nov 23, 2018 at 9:03 pm | 30 comments | 5049 Views

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Guest opinion: Support female entrepreneurs on Small Business Saturday

In an op-ed, Mountain View resident and Opportunity Fund CEO Luz Urrutia calls on shoppers to seek out women entrepreneurs...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2018
There are no comments yet. 1682 Views

OTHER ISSUES

DNA leads to arrest in 1973 Palo Alto cold case

A man accused of killing a 21-year-old Stanford University graduate in the early 1970s was arrested on Tuesday, Santa Clara...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2018
Last comment by Maher, on Nov 21, 2018 at 7:05 pm | 1 comment | 3083 Views

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Waymo presses ahead on driverless testing

Waymo is expected to soon begin testing driverless vehicles in Mountain View, but consumer advocates are warning that the...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2018
Last comment by Jimmy, on Nov 21, 2018 at 3:35 pm | 1 comment | 4692 Views

ELECTIONS

Late contributions boost City Council campaigns

Campaign donations are pouring in for John Inks in his bid for a third term on the Mountain View City Council. Just days...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2018
Last comment by Grumpy Minority, on Nov 21, 2018 at 2:30 pm | 21 comments | 489 Views

OTHER ISSUES

New mothers get help through MOMS

El Camino Hospital's Maternal Outreach Mood Services program, an intensive outpatient program for new and expecting mothers,...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2018
Last comment by Lucky to have this program, on Nov 21, 2018 at 2:26 pm | 1 comment | 2008 Views

ELECTIONS

Los Altos man arrested for alleged social media stalking

A Los Altos man was arrested Monday after he was police linked him to a chain of explicit, sexually violent and threatening...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2018
Last comment by disgusting, on Nov 20, 2018 at 5:01 pm | 1 comment | 4270 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Conditions in local hills are ripe for wildfire

The Bay Area, including the Midpeninsula, at great risk for a large fire similar to the Camp Fire in Butte County, a California...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2018
Last comment by James Thurber, on Nov 20, 2018 at 7:01 am | 1 comment | 4315 Views

OTHER ISSUES

First major storm of season expected this week

Confidence has increased that a storm front set to arrive late Tuesday or early Wednesday will bring much-needed relief to...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2018
Last comment by Anthodyd, on Nov 19, 2018 at 2:55 pm | 1 comment | 1658 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVLA, MVWSD schools to reopen Monday

School district officials reported Sunday evening that schools in the Mountain View Whisman School District and the Mountain...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2018
Last comment by dollarbin, on Nov 19, 2018 at 2:26 pm | 3 comments | 2511 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Landmark North Bayshore housing project wins approval

In a crucial proof of concept for the city, the first major housing project in North Bayshore received approval at the City...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2018
Last comment by kay dubya, on Nov 17, 2018 at 6:46 pm | 6 comments | 2904 Views

ELECTIONS

Google moves to next stage of campus plans

Moving into the next phase of its showpiece campus plans, Google officials submitted new architecture designs in recent days...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2018
Last comment by kay dubya, on Nov 17, 2018 at 6:29 pm | 13 comments | 6648 Views

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Hot-button project delayed by developer

Mountain View officials are postponing plans to raze 20 rent-controlled apartments to make room for 15 new row houses. The...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2018
Last comment by Jeremy Hoffman, on Nov 17, 2018 at 12:09 pm | 6 comments | 2730 Views

ELECTIONS

High school stadium lights get go-ahead

Mountain View-Los Altos High School District board members unanimously agreed Tuesday night to move forward on a plan to...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2018
Last comment by Object to Environmental Report, on Nov 17, 2018 at 10:46 am | 17 comments | 731 Views
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