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State legislator to hold open house on Thursday

Assemblyman Marc Berman, D-Palo Alto, had a "challenging, humbling and exhilarating" first year in office that culminated...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2018
Last comment by Bobo, 11 hours ago | 1 comment | 420 Views

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County files request to find out if 2020 census will ask about citizenship

Santa Clara County has filed a formal request under the Freedom of Information Act to find out whether or not the U.S. Census...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2018
Last comment by Hmm, 12 hours ago | 2 comments | 550 Views

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Legislation to track police guns introduced by State Sen. Hill

Legislation requiring police to track and regularly inventory firearms was introduced in the California Legislature Thursday. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2018
Last comment by LiberalGuns, on Feb 17, 2018 at 5:14 pm | 1 comment | 736 Views

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Bullet holes found at Wells Fargo

Police are investigating bullet holes discovered in the windows at the Wells Fargo Bank on Grant road Wednesday afternoon,...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2018
Last comment by dc, on Feb 10, 2018 at 12:43 pm | 8 comments | 1703 Views

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City launches RV waste dumping service

In recent days, Mountain View launched a new waste dumping service for those living out of motorhomes and RVs parked on the...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2018
Last comment by dont go away mad, on Feb 9, 2018 at 6:46 pm | 29 comments | 3805 Views

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Paly removes James Franco artwork following sex-misconduct allegations

Palo Alto High School has painted over a mural and plans to remove other campus artwork by alumnus and actor James Franco...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2018
Last comment by Gary's Old Town Tavern, on Feb 5, 2018 at 9:27 pm | 7 comments | 3168 Views

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Council sends mobile home quandry back to RHC

At its Jan. 30 meeting, City Council members voted to write a strongly worded letter to the Rental Housing Committee, reminding...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2018
Last comment by The Business Man , on Feb 5, 2018 at 8:27 pm | 22 comments | 2080 Views

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Police arrest two men for threatening officers, drug offenses

Mountain View police Friday afternoon arrested a man on suspicion of drug offenses and another for allegedly threatening...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2018
Last comment by Amy, on Feb 5, 2018 at 5:08 pm | 6 comments | 1377 Views

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School board favors Cooper Park housing

Responding to an overwhelming need by local school teachers for more affordable housing, Mountain View Whisman School District...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2018
Last comment by ResidentSince1982, on Feb 5, 2018 at 9:20 am | 55 comments | 5870 Views

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Amid legal threats, committee backs away from mobile home rent control

Surrounded by legal threats on all sides, Mountain View's Rental Housing Committee on Monday backed away from plans to bring...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2018
Last comment by The Business Man , on Feb 2, 2018 at 3:09 pm | 19 comments | 4224 Views

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Council won't insist on new neighborhood school

Despite concerns about traffic and a desire to bring a local neighborhood school to families living in the San Antonio area,...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2018
Last comment by ResidentSince1982, on Feb 1, 2018 at 11:44 pm | 37 comments | 4058 Views

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Plan for dedicated El Camino bus lanes fizzles out

After years of spinning its wheels, the controversial proposal to build dedicated bus lanes along El Camino Real appears...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2018
Last comment by Martha, on Feb 1, 2018 at 7:37 pm | 19 comments | 5784 Views

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Google expands program with Howard University

This week, Google officials announced they would dramatically expand a partnership with Howard University to bring more students...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2018
Last comment by hsnpoor, on Feb 1, 2018 at 2:19 pm | 1 comment | 1227 Views

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Supervisor Simitian proposes teacher housing in Palo Alto

To help teachers cope with the increasingly high cost of living in the Bay Area, Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2018
Last comment by YIMBY, on Jan 30, 2018 at 7:04 pm | 17 comments | 2638 Views

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Caltrain starts annual count of riders

Caltrain started an annual onboard count of riders on Tuesday in order to obtain information for planning improvements,...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2018
Last comment by Handful?, on Jan 29, 2018 at 7:34 pm | 11 comments | 1042 Views

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El Camino board appoints two new members

The El Camino Healthcare District's board of directors agreed last week to add two new people to El Camino Hospital's board...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2018
Last comment by Gary, on Jan 28, 2018 at 9:13 am | 2 comments | 1141 Views

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Eshoo: Government shutdown an 'embarrassment'

The federal government went into shutdown mode Saturday at midnight after the U.S. Senate failed to get the needed 60 votes...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2018
Last comment by psr, on Jan 24, 2018 at 3:59 pm | 8 comments | 1051 Views

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Low rents a bad bargain for cancer-stricken landlord

For years, a Plymouth Street apartment complex has offered the best apartment rates that Mountain View renters could hope...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2018
Last comment by esor ekim, on Jan 22, 2018 at 8:39 pm | 26 comments | 6987 Views

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Civil servants brace for federal shutdown

As the nation teeters on the edge of a government shutdown, the Bay Area's federal agencies are preparing to close down indefinitely....

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2018
Last comment by resident, on Jan 22, 2018 at 9:52 am | 12 comments | 2506 Views

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Fatality on Caltrain tracks in Mountain View

A person was fatally struck along the Caltrain tracks in Mountain View Wednesday night. Read the full story here https://www.mv-voice.com/news/2018/01/18/fatality-on-caltrain-t...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2018
Last comment by Mark, on Jan 19, 2018 at 10:52 pm | 8 comments | 3135 Views
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