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Council moves ahead with milder RV ban

The City Council approved a complicated muddle of measures to restrict large RVs and trailers from parking on city streets....

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2019
Last comment by Law, 5 hours ago | 60 comments | 3893 Views

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Supervisor Simitian brings 'sidewalk office hours' to local farmers markets

Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian will hold "sidewalk office hours" at local farmers markets this month. Read the...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2019
Last comment by @Bailey Park, 6 hours ago | 2 comments | 578 Views

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Nurses picket Mountain View campus over contract stalemate with El Camino Hospital

Dozens of nurses hit the pavement with colorful signs early Tuesday morning, kicking off an all-day demonstration outside...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2019
Last comment by RN, on Jun 15, 2019 at 5:31 pm | 15 comments | 4298 Views

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Council should show compassion for vehicle dwellers

Like many other Bay Area cities, Mountain View has a visible population living in vehicles. In December 2018, our police...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2019
Last comment by Sally Ahnger, on Jun 7, 2019 at 4:40 pm | 2 comments | 316 Views

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$4.6 million spent on North Bayshore planning

Mountain View's vision of melding offices and housing throughout North Bayshore remains a distant dream. But at least one...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2019
Last comment by The Business Man, on Jun 4, 2019 at 8:01 pm | 5 comments | 1865 Views

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For sufferers of a disease that has confounded researchers, a glimmer of hope

A blood test that can diagnose chronic fatigue syndrome and that could potentially help identify treatments for the baffling...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2019
Last comment by Diablo, on Jun 4, 2019 at 10:40 am | 1 comment | 1504 Views

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Moving forward: New CEO plans for Silicon Valley Community Foundation's 2.0 version

Following a workplace bullying and misconduct scandal that rocked the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, its new president...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2019
Last comment by I can save you some time, on Jun 3, 2019 at 2:01 pm | 1 comment | 1595 Views

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A cure-all for housing -- but cities hate it

California lawmakers are taking aggressive action to address the state's crippling housing shortage in 2019. But despite...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2019
Last comment by The Business Man, on Jun 2, 2019 at 9:00 pm | 28 comments | 4623 Views

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Man attacked in Mountain View Senior Center parking lot

A man was taken to the hospital after being attacked in the Mountain View Senior Center parking lot, shortly after finding...

Original post made on May. 29, 2019
Last comment by Billy Bob, on Jun 2, 2019 at 9:55 am | 10 comments | 3064 Views

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Despite Stanford objections, county calls for more housing in campus expansion

Stanford University would be required to build more than 2,000 housing units and to offer nearly half of them at below market...

Original post made on May. 29, 2019
Last comment by Gary, on May 30, 2019 at 1:23 pm | 2 comments | 1365 Views

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Guest opinion: Board of Supervisors should maintain sanctuary policy

In a guest opinion published in the May 24 edition, Nina Randazzo calls on the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors to...

Original post made on May. 29, 2019
Last comment by A resident, on May 30, 2019 at 8:57 am | 2 comments | 1000 Views

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Mountain View looks to update affordable-housing rules

In an effort to provide more opportunities to help the city's so-called "missing middle," City Council members last week...

Original post made on May. 24, 2019
Last comment by The Business Man, on May 25, 2019 at 11:04 am | 2 comments | 1969 Views

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County supervisors OK $5M more to help victims of gender-based violence

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to earmark $5 million in annual, ongoing funding to...

Original post made on May. 23, 2019
Last comment by “Gender based” violence?, on May 23, 2019 at 10:01 pm | 1 comment | 1260 Views

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Los Altos man pleads no contest to stalking, threatening woman

A Los Altos man accused of stalking and threatening a woman over the course of 12 years pleaded no contest to two felonies...

Original post made on May. 21, 2019
Last comment by Uhg, on May 21, 2019 at 4:37 pm | 4 comments | 2198 Views

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Crime brief: three bikes stolen in townhouse burglary

Police are on the lookout for a suspect who reportedly entered a townhouse complex in Mountain View and stole three expensive...

Original post made on May. 20, 2019
Last comment by MV Resident , on May 20, 2019 at 6:01 pm | 3 comments | 1514 Views

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Crime brief: Burglars strike four cars at Mountain View Icon movie theater

Four vehicles were burglarized Tuesday evening outside of the Icon Movie Theatre in the San Antonio Shopping Center, according...

Original post made on May. 6, 2019
Last comment by a MV resident, on May 20, 2019 at 7:17 am | 4 comments | 3779 Views

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Major upgrades transform downtown church into hub of homeless services

Eight years ago, Hope's Corner began providing meals for dozens of homeless and needy residents on Saturday mornings. Now...

Original post made on May. 17, 2019
Last comment by Billy Bob, on May 17, 2019 at 6:20 pm | 1 comment | 2402 Views

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Arrest in 1970s cold-case murder points to serial killer

Nearly six months after a Hayward man was charged in another murder that had gone unsolved for decades, DNA evidence has...

Original post made on May. 17, 2019
Last comment by Ed, on May 17, 2019 at 6:08 am | 1 comment | 2243 Views

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Mountain View leases land for safe parking, affordable housing

City of Mountain View officials on Tuesday signed a deal to lease and eventually buy an unused property from the Valley Transportation...

Original post made on May. 9, 2019
Last comment by For your dogs to poop in..., on May 16, 2019 at 9:46 pm | 12 comments | 3633 Views

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Caltrain's proposed four-track station could be built in Mountain View

Caltrain's plan to expand its system could require the agency to construct a four-track segment in Palo Alto -- a proposal...

Original post made on May. 16, 2019
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on May 16, 2019 at 7:51 pm | 5 comments | 2726 Views
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