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Not guilty plea in 'home invasion' staged to evict tenants

A Mountain View landlord has pleaded not guilty to charges that she and her accomplices staged a home invasion against her...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2019
Last comment by The Business Man, on Oct 13, 2019 at 5:23 am | 5 comments | 1185 Views

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Mountain View City Council urges Google to help with homelessness

To help address Mountain View's rising homelessness, Google officials are willing to cut the city a generous check. But donating...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2019
Last comment by Jake, on Oct 10, 2019 at 9:53 pm | 12 comments | 4885 Views

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Santa Clara County declares emergency over PG&E power shutoff

Santa Clara County has declared a state of emergency Wednesday because of PG&E's Public Safety Power Shutoff, which was set...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2019
Last comment by From Here, on Oct 10, 2019 at 9:19 pm | 4 comments | 3266 Views

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PG&E plans power outages starting Wednesday; Los Altos, Los Altos Hills may be affected

PG&E plans to pre-emptively shutdown power due to dangerous weather conditions starting Wednesday, and although the agency...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2019
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Oct 10, 2019 at 2:02 pm | 14 comments | 13725 Views

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PG&E working to restore website amid massive power shutoff

With PG&E's Public Safety Power Shutoff underway Wednesday morning, for the second straight day the utility's website is...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2019
Last comment by M, on Oct 9, 2019 at 8:51 pm | 3 comments | 1067 Views

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Cost for flood basins balloons to $84M

The price of providing flood protection to thousands of people living along Permanente Creek in Mountain View and Los Altos...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2019
Last comment by Steve Syracuse, on Oct 9, 2019 at 7:03 am | 6 comments | 2579 Views

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Bay Area employment expected to expand even more

Non-farm employment is expected to grow through the end of the year in most regions of the Bay Area, according to a forecast...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2019
Last comment by The Business Man, on Oct 8, 2019 at 11:20 am | 10 comments | 1279 Views

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Driver faces murder charges in hit-and-run at Rancho San Antonio park

The Santa Clara woman who allegedly struck and killed a pedestrian at Rancho San Antonio last week is accused of intentionally...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2019
Last comment by Murder vs manslaughter, on Oct 7, 2019 at 8:21 pm | 3 comments | 5244 Views

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For public notices, Mountain View turns to obscure newspaper

To fulfill their duty to publicize news on city meetings and laws, Mountain View officials for years have run public notices...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2019
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Oct 7, 2019 at 3:15 pm | 24 comments | 4414 Views

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Santa Clara County: Health care workers walk out, join striking county employees

Hundreds of Santa Clara County health care workers walked off the job Thursday morning to join other county workers who...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2019
Last comment by God bless America, on Oct 5, 2019 at 10:26 am | 2 comments | 848 Views

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Two dead in head-on collision on Highway 85

Two people died in a fiery head-on collision on Highway 85 caused by a wrong-way driver early Friday morning, according to...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2019
Last comment by Jo, on Oct 3, 2019 at 10:37 pm | 38 comments | 15733 Views

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CSA Mountain View-Los Altos gets new Google grant to help local homeless

Google's nonprofit arm announced it will give $150,000 to the Community Services Agency of Mountain View and Los Altos to...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2019
Last comment by Randy Guelph, on Oct 2, 2019 at 4:48 pm | 3 comments | 1263 Views

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Council seeks stricter citywide gun control measures

Following a spate of mass shootings this year, Mountain View City Council members are interested in passing stricter gun-control...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2019
Last comment by home of registered user, on Oct 2, 2019 at 1:07 pm | 24 comments | 1910 Views

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Letters to the editor: MV building department, climate change, Caltrain

Letters to the editor from the Sept. 20 issue focused on climate change, the Mountain View building department and Caltrain. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2019
Last comment by Ale, on Oct 1, 2019 at 9:43 pm | 5 comments | 1601 Views

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Federal rule change could leave thousands of county residents without food

Three million Americans could lose access to federal food assistance programs under new rules proposed by the Trump administration,...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2019
Last comment by Tracy Weatherby, on Sep 20, 2019 at 11:17 pm | 3 comments | 2075 Views

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NASA women's leadership summit hosts Pelosi, Eshoo

It was a mix of corporate executives and political heavyweights, global thought leaders and scientific stars. And by no coincidence,...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2019
Last comment by This girl, on Sep 13, 2019 at 2:25 pm | 11 comments | 2082 Views

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$450K in seized assets from opium bust going to Mountain View police

The Mountain View Police Department is receiving $450,000 for its part in a 2017 drug bust on a opium operation that was...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2019
Last comment by Dan Waylonis, on Sep 12, 2019 at 3:45 pm | 12 comments | 3535 Views

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Mountain View council swiftly approves drone policy for city staff use

The Mountain View City Council was quick to embrace a new policy Tuesday allowing city employees to use drones, saying the...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2019
Last comment by V. Putin, on Sep 8, 2019 at 11:48 am | 5 comments | 2379 Views

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San Jose police arrest 10 residents for burglaries in a dozen cities

San Jose police this week arrested 10 San Jose residents in connection with commercial burglaries in more than a dozen Bay...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2019
Last comment by Diana O, on Sep 5, 2019 at 6:25 am | 5 comments | 1661 Views

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Santa Clara County, San Francisco seek injunction blocking public charge rule

Santa Clara County and San Francisco have asked a federal judge for a preliminary injunction blocking a "public charge" rule...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2019
Last comment by European immigrant', on Aug 30, 2019 at 7:06 am | 3 comments | 1513 Views
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