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OTHER ISSUES

Rent refund program

Now that the new rent control date has been determined, how does one go about getting the refund of overpayed rent. My landlord...

Original post made by Tomasina on Nov. 12, 2017
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AROUND TOWN

German immersion

German beer is at the heart of Gourmet Haus Staudt, a cozy, quirky, welcoming beer hall in Redwood City that serves hearty...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2017
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

A physics lesson with projectile pumpkins

Tuesday afternoon was a sight to behold at Landels Elementary, as one by one, students launched grapefruit-sized pumpkins...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2017
Last comment by Jerry, on Nov 10, 2017 at 2:59 pm | 1 comment | 1863 Views

SPORTS

Russia, Social Media and Democracy

We know what an act of war looks like. (Pearl Harbor) We know what an act of treason looks like. (Benedict Arnold) ...

Original post made by Mary Enright on Nov. 5, 2017
Last comment by @Russian fan, on Nov 9, 2017 at 4:37 pm | 2 comments | 185 Views

OTHER ISSUES

MVHS teacher arrested for sending lewd texts to student

A Mountain View High School math teacher was arrested Tuesday morning after school officials say they discovered he sent...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2017
Last comment by Disgusted, on Nov 9, 2017 at 2:52 pm | 6 comments | 10829 Views

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Downtown lot eyed for housing

In their pursuit of affordable housing, Mountain View City Council members are looking at the city's largest downtown parking...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2017
Last comment by Pro housing, on Nov 9, 2017 at 2:51 pm | 15 comments | 1986 Views

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Mountain View Voice changes policy on naming people who are arrested

Concerned about the lasting impact that online search engines have on individuals arrested for crimes, the Mountain View...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2017
Last comment by What's in a name , on Nov 9, 2017 at 2:50 pm | 15 comments | 2937 Views

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Thursday: Meeting tackles future of Moffett Field watchdog group

The Moffett Field Restoration Advisory Board (RAB) has survived to meet another day. Despite calls to disband, the group...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2017
Last comment by Eco friendly, on Nov 9, 2017 at 2:48 pm | 5 comments | 1165 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Editorial: Tom Means should resign from Rental Housing Committee

By accepting a consulting job to advocate against another community's rent-control ballot measure, Tom Means has clearly...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man, on Nov 9, 2017 at 10:33 am | 32 comments | 2247 Views

ELECTIONS

Committee member's anti-rent control work draws scrutiny

In Mountain View, some critics see a case of the fox guarding the henhouse at the city's Rental Housing Committee, the panel...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man, on Nov 9, 2017 at 10:32 am | 121 comments | 5722 Views

ELECTIONS

Victim in fatal stabbing was attacked with bicycle and patio chair

Police on Wednesday revealed the weapons used in the violent stabbing attack that killed a 55-year-old man over the weekend:...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2017
Last comment by AllYouCanEat, on Nov 9, 2017 at 9:40 am | 16 comments | 4943 Views

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Escaped inmate found in Mountain View

A man who walked out of a correctional facility in Southern California last month was found in Mountain View on Sunday, according...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2017
Last comment by Waldo, on Nov 9, 2017 at 7:07 am | 13 comments | 3786 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City Council unhappy with 'boxy' new developments

Mountain View City Council members spoke out last week against boxy, office-like housing projects, calling for a shift in...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2017
Last comment by YIMBY, on Nov 8, 2017 at 9:22 am | 22 comments | 4300 Views

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City cracks down on O'Malley's pub

Facing a growing number of complaints about noise and garbage, city officials threw the book at O'Malley's Sports Pub. At...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2017
Last comment by TomDarby, on Nov 8, 2017 at 8:52 am | 5 comments | 2708 Views

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Man seriously injured in downtown stabbing Saturday

A Marin County man was arrested for attempted murder Saturday night after he allegedly stabbed another man in downtown Mountain...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2017
Last comment by cuesta park neighbor, on Nov 6, 2017 at 5:14 pm | 4 comments | 4763 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Two inmates escape

Law enforcement agencies are searching for two Santa Clara County inmates who escaped from the Palo Alto courthouse this...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2017
Last comment by WHAT?, on Nov 6, 2017 at 2:53 pm | 1 comment | 516 Views

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WeWork signs lease for San Antonio offices

The swiftly growing shared-workspace company WeWork announced last week that it had signed a deal to take over all 400,000...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2017
Last comment by Garrett, on Nov 5, 2017 at 9:38 am | 2 comments | 1943 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Winter 'Spare the Air' season starts Wednesday

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District's Winter Spare the Air season starts Wednesday. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2017
Last comment by patrick, on Nov 4, 2017 at 2:59 pm | 1 comment | 881 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Schools develop new kind of transcript

Local schools in the Mastery Transcript Consortium are designing a new transcript that emphasizes student work and mastery...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2017
Last comment by median tuition?, on Nov 4, 2017 at 1:54 pm | 2 comments | 1490 Views

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A pollution solution that's growing on trees

New published studies from an experiment at Moffett Field is showing dramatic success at using inoculated poplar trees to...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man, on Nov 4, 2017 at 10:49 am | 22 comments | 6291 Views
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Hom Korean Kitchen expands to Redwood City
By Elena Kadvany | 3 comments | 2,957 views

Couples: You’re the Priority—Even During the Holidays
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 531 views

 

The holidays are here!

From live music to a visit with Santa, here's a look at some local holiday activities to help you get into the spirit of the season.

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