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Catching up with Molly Tuttle

Award-winning musician Molly Tuttle, who grew up in Palo Alto, will be back in her old home town next week. Read the full...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2019
Last comment by Martha, on Sep 27, 2019 at 8:11 am | 2 comments | 1087 Views

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Santa Clara County supervisors to fund $500K Planned Parenthood lost to abortion gag rule

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors agreed Tuesday to backfill funding Planned Parenthood lost due the Trump administration's...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2019
Last comment by David B. Karpf, MD, on Sep 26, 2019 at 10:42 pm | 5 comments | 2382 Views

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Amid protests, Mountain View council passes RV parking ban

The Mountain View City Council passed a sweeping ban that would close off various neighborhoods in the city to oversized...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2019
Last comment by Randy Guelph, on Sep 26, 2019 at 6:57 pm | 31 comments | 6649 Views

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City Council rejects plans to replace Milk Pail with eight-story office building

The Mountain View City Council voted 3-2 Tuesday to sink a proposal for an eight-story office building in the San Antonio...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2019
Last comment by Jean, on Sep 25, 2019 at 10:30 pm | 54 comments | 7241 Views

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Guild Theatre to close Thursday

Landmark's Guild Theatre, a single-screen movie theater that's been in Menlo Park since 1924, is set to officially close...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2019
Last comment by Croc Dundee, on Sep 25, 2019 at 2:20 pm | 1 comment | 889 Views

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Police: Mountain View teen says armed men robbed him in vaping sale gone awry

A Mountain View teen told police that he was robbed last week in an apparent set-up at Whisman Park, and was forced to withdraw...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2019
Last comment by parent, on Sep 24, 2019 at 5:33 pm | 3 comments | 3869 Views

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City proposes all-hours ban on RV parking

The Mountain View City Council will consider a sweeping ban on oversized vehicles parking along most streets across the city...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2019
Last comment by LMBZ, on Sep 23, 2019 at 11:28 pm | 24 comments | 5745 Views

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Protesters follow Trump to Los Trancos, near Portola Valley

President Trump's fundraising luncheon today (Sept. 17) ended up being in Los Trancos Woods near Portola Valley, but protesters...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2019
Last comment by Home of the Sharpie *President, on Sep 22, 2019 at 8:30 pm | 13 comments | 2683 Views

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Mountain View man arrested after alleged attempted robbery

Police arrested a 35-year-old Mountain View man on Sept. 2 after he allegedly held a downtown restaurant employee at knifepoint...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2019
Last comment by Billy Bob , on Sep 22, 2019 at 6:42 am | 5 comments | 1898 Views

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ACLU threatens lawsuit if Mountain View bans overnight RV parking

Civil rights attorneys are stepping up their warnings that a proposed Mountain View ban on oversized vehicles like RVs will...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2019
Last comment by Jonathan Brown, on Sep 19, 2019 at 8:29 pm | 30 comments | 6942 Views

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Trump in Palo Alto foothills for fundraiser

President Donald Trump is in the Bay Area today for a fundraiser luncheon in the Palo Alto foothills, at the Portola Valley...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2019
Last comment by psr, on Sep 19, 2019 at 9:35 am | 16 comments | 4642 Views

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Catalytic converter thefts on the rise in Mountain View

Several catalytic converters have been reported stolen in Mountain View this month, with thieves dismantling or sawing off...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2019
Last comment by More cops at night?, on Sep 18, 2019 at 9:57 am | 2 comments | 3202 Views

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Mountain View council fine-tunes plan for housing on downtown parking lot

An untapped parking lot right in the heart of downtown may be the best opportunity Mountain View has ever had to build a...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2019
Last comment by yeah that makes sense, on Sep 17, 2019 at 4:46 pm | 22 comments | 4193 Views

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Commission: Too many rules could sink plans for safe parking lots

Setting the stage for a dicey dilemma, the city's Environmental Planning Commission hashed out plans to regulate a series...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2019
Last comment by MV dweller, on Sep 17, 2019 at 4:14 pm | 6 comments | 2570 Views

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Commission: Too many rules could sink plans for safe parking lots

Setting the stage for a dicey dilemma, the city's Environmental Planning Commission hashed out plans to regulate a series...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2019
Last comment by jordydog1, on Sep 16, 2019 at 5:05 pm | 2 comments | 432 Views

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LASD accuses Bullis Charter School of discriminatory enrollment practices

The Los Altos School District sent a strongly worded letter to the Santa Clara County Board of Education demanding that it...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2019
Last comment by Private benefit at public cost, on Sep 15, 2019 at 10:38 pm | 40 comments | 7210 Views

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EPA recruits private partners for Mountain View Superfund cleanup

EPA officials say they are finding ways to encourage private developers to swiftly clean up and restore polluted land in...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2019
Last comment by The Business Man, on Sep 14, 2019 at 5:23 pm | 9 comments | 3468 Views

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Mountain View condo balcony collapses, injuring one

A second-story condo balcony with several people on it collapsed Wednesday evening, leaving one person with minor injuries,...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2019
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Sep 13, 2019 at 12:48 pm | 4 comments | 4278 Views

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An epic undertaking to restore Hangar One

Nearly 200 feet tall and the length of three football fields, Hangar One at Moffett Field is truly a gigantic structure....

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2019
Last comment by It Fades, on Sep 12, 2019 at 5:07 pm | 13 comments | 3646 Views

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Colorful 'Dream' appears in Redwood City

Vistors to downtown Redwood City's Courthouse Square this month will notice some new inhabitants -- large, colorful creatures...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2019
Last comment by Fred, on Sep 12, 2019 at 1:08 pm | 1 comment | 1265 Views
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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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