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Neighbors Abroad steps up to raise money for Ukrainian refugees

For Jeannet Kiessling, the crisis in Ukraine feels personal. Kiessling, who has been assisting Ukrainian orphans for more...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2022
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Mountain View police negotiating with suspect barricaded inside CSA

The Mountain View Police Department's crisis negotiators are working to resolve an incident at Community Services Agency...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2022
Last comment by Mark, on Apr 28, 2022 at 5:33 am | 2 comments | 7899 Views

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Woman robbed inside Nordstrom at Stanford Shopping Center

A woman who was shopping at Nordstrom at Stanford Shopping Center was robbed of $2,500 in purchases while inside the store...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2022
Last comment by RobinS, on Apr 27, 2022 at 2:34 pm | 1 comment | 3048 Views

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Mountain View's RV parking enforcement postponed again, set to begin in July

Mountain View's controversial RV parking ban won't be enforced through July 4, following an agreement between the city and...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2022
Last comment by Polomom, on Apr 21, 2022 at 9:19 am | 20 comments | 5728 Views

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Becker bill to remove police radio encryption picks up support

A bill by Sen. Josh Becker that would require law enforcement agencies throughout California to find alternatives to encrypting...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2022
Last comment by Leslie Bain, on Apr 20, 2022 at 11:48 pm | 3 comments | 3725 Views

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Stanford to cut striking nurses' pay, health care benefits

Stanford Health Care and Lucile Packard Children's Hospital administrators have announced they will cut off health insurance...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2022
Last comment by SalsaMusic, on Apr 18, 2022 at 7:58 pm | 2 comments | 3171 Views

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Former Assemblywoman Sally Lieber announces run for state Board of Equalization

Sally Lieber, a Mountain View City Council member and former state Assemblywoman, is throwing her hat in the ring to join...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2022
Last comment by Community Minded, on Apr 13, 2022 at 3:50 pm | 2 comments | 4132 Views

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Three vaccine shots later

An exposure during the holiday COVID-19 surge had reporter Angela Swartz counting the days until she'd find out if her young...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2022
Last comment by ML Kyle, on Apr 11, 2022 at 2:45 pm | 1 comment | 3507 Views

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Foothill-De Anza board declines to reinstate Thuy Nguyen as president

The Foothill-De Anza Community College District board of trustees declined to reinstate Thuy Nguyen as Foothill College's...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2022
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Apr 8, 2022 at 3:33 pm | 3 comments | 4087 Views

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Small plane makes hard landing, sustains moderate damage at Palo Alto Airport

A small plane sustained moderate damage after making a hard landing at the Palo Alto Airport on Wednesday afternoon, resulting...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2022
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Apr 8, 2022 at 2:55 pm | 1 comment | 2734 Views

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Mountain View landlords aren't registering units with the city, prompting calls for more enforcement

Mountain View's Rental Housing Committee agreed last week to consider new ways to get property owners to register rental...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2022
Last comment by LongResident, on Apr 7, 2022 at 3:02 pm | 2 comments | 8048 Views

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As aging population rises, more people turn to hospice for enrichment, comfort

For patients and families accustomed to exhaustive treatments, hospice can feel like giving up, or even hastening death....

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2022
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Apr 5, 2022 at 2:23 pm | 1 comment | 3822 Views

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Foothill College's president wants job back after being placed on paid leave amid rift with faculty

Five months after being placed on paid administrative leave amid a rift with faculty members, Foothill College President...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2022
Last comment by Robert Prescott, on Apr 5, 2022 at 12:28 pm | 4 comments | 3889 Views

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Does VTA's leadership need an overhaul? Assemblyman Marc Berman is gathering ideas for how to do it

A Silicon Valley legislator wants big changes for the region's major transit agency, and not everyone is on board. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2022
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Mar 31, 2022 at 7:41 am | 1 comment | 2073 Views

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Mountain View brings back citywide garage sale following two-year pandemic pause

Residents looking to part ways with old belongings or score an interesting find are in luck. Mountain View announced it is...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2022
Last comment by PeaceLove, on Mar 29, 2022 at 3:07 am | 2 comments | 3478 Views

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Omicron BA.2 variant now dominates in local counties

The BA.2 strain of the SARS-CoV-2 virus has overtaken other variants in Santa Clara and San Mateo counties, wastewater surveillance...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2022
Last comment by , on Mar 27, 2022 at 4:23 pm | 1 comment | 7740 Views

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Former HP employee pleads guilty to defrauding company of $5M

A former HP Inc. employee pleaded guilty to charges that she siphoned over $5 million from her employer, using the money...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2022
Last comment by Waldo, on Mar 26, 2022 at 7:30 pm | 1 comment | 2928 Views

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An outgoing kid with a big heart: Family and friends gather to remember 13-year-old Andre Retana

Dozens of family members, friends, local leaders and community members gathered Thursday, March 24, for a silent vigil to...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2022
Last comment by Leslie Bain, on Mar 24, 2022 at 3:41 pm | 1 comment | 6658 Views

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Mountain View hosts traffic safety meeting in the wake of bike collision that killed 13-year-old boy

The city of Mountain View is looking for feedback on how to bring down bike and pedestrian collisions along city roadways...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2022
Last comment by Marcin Romaszewicz, on Mar 22, 2022 at 4:10 pm | 1 comment | 4048 Views

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Teenage bicyclist dies after collision with a truck in Mountain View

A 13-year-old bicyclist died on Thursday, March 17, after colliding with a transport truck at the corner of El Camino Real,...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2022
Last comment by Burford Furman, on Mar 21, 2022 at 4:57 pm | 19 comments | 27694 Views
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