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Stabbing at Rengstorff Park

A young person is recovering after an apparent stabbing in Mountain View Saturday night, according to police. Read the...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2016
Last comment by Mountain View Advocate, on Jul 11, 2016 at 4:41 pm | 21 comments | 7829 Views

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Council opts to leave holes in Measure W

In a setback for Measure W, the Mountain View City Council's alternative to rent-control, council members voted narrowly...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2016
Last comment by Council Watcher, on Oct 6, 2016 at 4:04 pm | 21 comments | 6046 Views

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Council approves $200K for new homeless programs

Following months of studying the growing number of people living in their cars, the Mountain View City Council on Tuesday...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2016
Last comment by local, on Oct 12, 2016 at 11:07 pm | 21 comments | 7448 Views

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A School and a Park in San Antonio!

How can we solve two longstanding community problems at once? The Los Altos School District has been in a long search for...

Original post made by Nancy Morimoto on Dec. 6, 2016
Last comment by *Neighborhood* school, on Dec 13, 2016 at 10:02 pm | 21 comments | 3844 Views

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Reinforcements join fight over rent control

Both sides in the courtroom battle over Mountain View's Measure V rent-control law could be getting some extra muscle. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man, on Mar 23, 2017 at 2:41 pm | 21 comments | 7986 Views

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Downtown lot eyed for housing, new ideas

In their pursuit of affordable housing, Mountain View City Council members are looking at the city's largest downtown parking...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2017
Last comment by Mountain View Old-Timer, on Nov 3, 2017 at 3:31 pm | 21 comments | 4551 Views

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Council votes to help displaced tenants

The Mountain View City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to begin making earnest efforts to protect tenants living in affordable...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2019
Last comment by The Business Man, on Apr 25, 2019 at 10:26 pm | 21 comments | 4419 Views

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Fired cop to get $325K settlement from city

Mountain View officials have agreed to pay $325,000 to a former city police officer who alleged he was illegally fired by...

Original post made on May. 3, 2019
Last comment by Army Vet, on May 9, 2019 at 6:12 pm | 21 comments | 6559 Views

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Mountain View City Council approves $500K emergency relief fund for struggling tenants

The Mountain View City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to create a $500,000 renter assistance program to stave off...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2020
Last comment by The Business Man, on Mar 30, 2020 at 1:05 pm | 21 comments | 13256 Views

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Santa Clara County seeks a roadmap for recovery as COVID-19 cases level off

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to create a comprehensive recovery plan laying out exactly how...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2020
Last comment by Where are all the tests?, on Apr 29, 2020 at 11:50 am | 21 comments | 15392 Views

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Day worker center eyes new location

At long last, the Day Worker Center of Mountain View has its eye on a permanent home: an abandoned cinderblock building near...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2008
Last comment by Lookmanohands, on Mar 30, 2008 at 3:40 am | 21 comments | 6432 Views

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Police arrest six after gang fight

Police say six Norteno gang members are in custody after a street fight in which a rival gang member was grazed with a knife...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2008
Last comment by yo, on Jan 8, 2011 at 1:45 pm | 21 comments | 8276 Views

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Council paves way for Whisman development

The City Council has unanimously approved zoning for 38 acres of industrial land to be converted to hundreds of housing units...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2009
Last comment by Frances, on Apr 2, 2009 at 4:28 pm | 21 comments | 6637 Views

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District considers major bond measure

It could cost the Mountain View Whisman Elementary School District $191.7 million over the next 10 years to renovate its...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2009
Last comment by Teacher, on May 7, 2009 at 11:18 am | 21 comments | 5251 Views

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Council on taxis: Let the market decide

As a money-saver, the Mountain View Police Department has recommended ceasing its checks on taxi cabs and drivers. In response,...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2009
Last comment by Rey, on Aug 24, 2009 at 12:02 am | 21 comments | 5354 Views

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High speed rail meeting fails to sway crowd

While it didn't degenerate into a shouting match, there wasn't a lot of love either from the 100-plus people who showed up...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2010
Last comment by localmom, on Mar 2, 2010 at 8:17 pm | 21 comments | 4807 Views

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Bad date ends with kidnapping arrest

A first date ended with kidnapping charges, after a Redwood City man refused to let a woman out of his car, Mountain View...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2010
Last comment by Randy, on Jun 4, 2010 at 12:59 pm | 21 comments | 5675 Views

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Rail Authority drops tunnel, trench options

Deep tunnels and covered trenches have been dropped as alternatives for the Mountain View and Midpeninsula portion of the...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2010
Last comment by Robert McGinn, on Aug 11, 2010 at 3:35 pm | 21 comments | 3986 Views

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MV police aid in Palo Alto manhunt

Palo Alto police were out in force Tuesday night -- including the use of a Santa Clara County sheriff's helicopter -- to...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2010
Last comment by lol, on Oct 14, 2010 at 6:57 am | 21 comments | 4385 Views

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Woman robbed at gunpoint

A woman suffered a laceration to the head after attempting to fight off an armed purse-snatcher Monday night, police said. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2010
Last comment by Gnar, on Dec 13, 2010 at 7:59 pm | 21 comments | 4320 Views
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