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Supervisor to discuss his time in 'Trump's America'

Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian will discuss the observations he made and perspectives he gained in his visits...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2017
Last comment by @Randy, 12 minutes ago | 28 comments | 1625 Views

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Council backs plan for pot shops in Mountain View

Calling it a sensible approach to a drug that's legal and widely accepted in the Bay Area, Mountain View City Council members...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2017
Last comment by Brian D., 31 minutes ago | 11 comments | 1316 Views

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Teen organizes wellness conference

A Los Altos High School senior is organizing a free wellness conference this month to bring together teenagers to discuss...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2017
Last comment by Nadia, 11 hours ago | 2 comments | 923 Views

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El Camino Hospital unveils price calculator

El Camino Hospital has launched an online price estimator tool aimed at improving quality and cost transparency for its patients,...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2017
Last comment by Better than before, on Sep 18, 2017 at 8:12 pm | 3 comments | 1102 Views

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Vigil planned in wake of DACA repeal

Bay Area politicians and immigrant advocacy groups sharply condemned a decision by President Donald Trump's administration...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2017
Last comment by Randy Guelph, on Sep 18, 2017 at 7:48 pm | 69 comments | 4657 Views

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Mountain View adopts ACLU 'Freedom City' policies

Hoping to assuage lingering fears in the immigrant community, the Mountain View City Council took a new step to reassure...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2017
Last comment by LOL, on Sep 17, 2017 at 1:15 pm | 14 comments | 1439 Views

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Fix on the way for crumbling creek trail

With only a month left before the start of the rainy season, the Santa Clara Valley Water District is moving fast on emergency...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2017
Last comment by @Resident, on Sep 17, 2017 at 6:43 am | 11 comments | 3211 Views

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Committee shifts gears, backs earlier start date to rent control

For an issue that has dominated several meetings and spawned several lawsuits, a final resolution came rather swiftly on...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man , on Sep 14, 2017 at 2:12 pm | 26 comments | 2454 Views

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Council balks at proposed bike rules

Mountain View City Council members roundly criticized a package of changes to city laws Tuesday night that would have imposed...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2017
Last comment by Gary, on Sep 13, 2017 at 10:42 pm | 35 comments | 4496 Views

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Supervisor proposes new civilian oversight body for Sheriff's Office

Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian is calling for a new civilian oversight body to keep an eye on county law enforcement...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2017
Last comment by choose_a_name, on Sep 13, 2017 at 6:20 pm | 3 comments | 1131 Views

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Guest opinion: Rent control law's intent is being undermined

You may be one of the majority of Mountain View citizens who voted in November in favor of the Community Stabilization and...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man , on Sep 13, 2017 at 9:40 am | 47 comments | 2351 Views

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Burglary suspect arrested

Police arrested a Mountain View resident earlier this week after he allegedly broke into an apartment through a window in...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2017
Last comment by Me, on Sep 12, 2017 at 3:47 pm | 6 comments | 1257 Views

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Rental committee sets system for super-cheap housing

Mountain View's Rental Housing Committee on Monday approved a program for landlords to adjust rents on severely underpriced...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man , on Sep 12, 2017 at 12:51 pm | 29 comments | 4294 Views

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Council balks at proposed bike rules

Mountain View City Council members roundly criticized a package of changes to city laws Tuesday night that would have imposed...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2017
Last comment by Dear Prudence, on Sep 11, 2017 at 6:38 am | 6 comments | 291 Views

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Long road ahead in fight against Lyme disease

Mountain View resident Debbie Nelson has been hitting the trails at Rancho San Antonio every week, taking on the steep inclines...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2017
Last comment by Common sense, on Sep 9, 2017 at 9:45 am | 13 comments | 4012 Views

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Two arrested after hours-long standoff with police, SWAT team

Mountain View police arrested two people involved in a domestic dispute early Sunday morning after both allegedly refused...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2017
Last comment by valley of hungry ghosts, on Sep 8, 2017 at 1:49 am | 1 comment | 240 Views

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Military housing sets battleground for federal feud

In many ways, Shenandoah Square is a perfect site to help satisfy Mountain View's hunger for housing -- nearly ten times...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2016
Last comment by Patrick, on Sep 7, 2017 at 4:11 pm | 16 comments | 6467 Views

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Prepping for Mars, NASA launches new biosciences center

Ames officials last week broke ground on a new $40-million Biosciences Collaboration Facility that is expected to help lead...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2017
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on Sep 6, 2017 at 3:08 pm | 1 comment | 3209 Views

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AG warns of sham charities for Hurricane Harvey victims

Californians should be careful when donating money to charities purporting to help the victims of Hurricane Harvey, the state's...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2017
Last comment by @swissik, on Sep 6, 2017 at 1:58 pm | 2 comments | 1316 Views

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NASA Ames workers worry over Superfund site's toxins

Following news that several employees had developed a rare neurological disease, the NASA Ames Research Center is facing...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2016
Last comment by The Business Man , on Sep 5, 2017 at 11:02 pm | 9 comments | 11517 Views
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