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Gay rights protestors block Stanford road

A coalition of gay rights advocates protesting today's state Supreme Court ruling upholding Proposition 8 announced a civil-disobedience...

Original post made on May. 26, 2009
Last comment by Ed, on Jun 1, 2009 at 5:18 pm | 25 comments | 7873 Views

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Councilman drops out and a candidate steps forward

Earlier this week, Councilman Ken Rosenberg surprised his colleagues by announcing that he would not seek a seek a second...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2018
Last comment by True, on Mar 21, 2018 at 1:18 pm | 25 comments | 7166 Views

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Tonight: Second developer pitches San Antonio shopping center plans

Completion remains about a year away for Merlone Geier's ambitious transformation of a section of the San Antonio shopping...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2016
Last comment by DavidR, on Apr 8, 2016 at 2:06 am | 24 comments | 7241 Views

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Council balks at proposed bridges to ferry Google buses over Stevens Creek Trail

Two proposed transit bridges that would allow Google and other tech companies to carry employees into Mountain View over...

Original post made on May. 13, 2020
Last comment by Cog, on May 15, 2020 at 10:05 pm | 24 comments | 10991 Views

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Google unveils massive mixed-use housing and office village in East Whisman

Google announced on Tuesday a proposal to build more than a million square feet of offices and up to 1,850 new homes in the...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2020
Last comment by Peter Gavin, on Sep 14, 2020 at 11:56 am | 24 comments | 48391 Views

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City Council race gets crowded

Nine residents have indicated that they will run for the Mountain View City Council this fall, and the official filing period...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2014
Last comment by Jerry, on Jul 24, 2014 at 4:48 pm | 24 comments | 28330 Views

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Guest opinion: Making rent control more workable

In an op-ed in the Feb. 28 issue, Mountain View City Council members Chris Clark and John McAlister argue why voters should...

Original post made on Feb. 29, 2020
Last comment by The Business Man, on Mar 3, 2020 at 10:44 pm | 23 comments | 3333 Views

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Higher rent cap shot down by council

The Mountain View City Council hammered out a list of proposed updates intended to add flexibility to the city's rent control...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2019
Last comment by The Business Man, on Sep 21, 2019 at 6:14 pm | 23 comments | 5823 Views

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Costa-Hawkins repeal's impact muted for Mountain View

Rent control, a political tempest familiar to Mountain View, is set to be a major statewide issue in this November's election....

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2018
Last comment by LOL, on Oct 18, 2018 at 7:45 pm | 23 comments | 4316 Views

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November election: who will run?

The local election season is officially kicking off this week. The filing period for candidates to run in the Nov. 8 election...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2016
Last comment by Oak Parent, on Aug 7, 2016 at 5:52 pm | 23 comments | 7528 Views

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Convention backers ready to 'reboot California'

Several hundred local civic leaders gathered Friday in Sunnyvale to propose a constitutional convention to "take back California"...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2009
Last comment by Steve Nelson, on Aug 10, 2009 at 10:53 am | 23 comments | 7313 Views

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Could city tenants get a rent refund?

Starting next month, rents on thousands of Mountain View apartments are expected to roll back to 2015 rates as part of the...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2017
Last comment by SAMA, on May 8, 2017 at 5:34 pm | 23 comments | 7213 Views

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LASD Trustee Race, interesting lawn sign combos.

There are interesting trends in the LASD race, I think that voting may be quite different this time. Lawn signs are popping...

Original post made by Voter on Sep. 18, 2014
Last comment by Dont Trust HAfE , on Oct 10, 2014 at 10:00 am | 23 comments | 2447 Views

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Mountain View City Council reapproves RV ban, with enforcement set to begin in April

Calling it a clear mandate from voters, the Mountain View City Council voted 7-0 Wednesday morning to reinstate its RV parking...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2020
Last comment by Prepare for Riots?, on Dec 13, 2020 at 8:55 pm | 23 comments | 9583 Views

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Eshoo introduces bill requiring presidents, candidates to release tax returns

Rep. Anna G. Eshoo introduced a new bill in Congress on Thursday that would require presidents and presidential candidates...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2017
Last comment by Tax Returns, on Jan 11, 2017 at 3:25 pm | 23 comments | 6055 Views

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Early results show sizeable support for recall of judge

Judge Aaron Persky, whose June 2016 verdict in the Brock Turner case sparked a national debate about sexual violence, campus...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2018
Last comment by fyuvdwrnj, on Jun 6, 2018 at 3:20 pm | 22 comments | 4408 Views

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Voice endorsements: City Council

With three termed-out members making way for three newcomers on the Mountain View City Council, nine residents are vying...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2014
Last comment by Better Idea, on Oct 30, 2014 at 11:24 am | 22 comments | 5188 Views

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Mountain View voters lean left in primary

Mountain View voters showed their progressive colors in the June 5 primary election, showing greater support for Democratic...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2018
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Jun 14, 2018 at 10:48 am | 22 comments | 5995 Views

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****SECOND LARGEST RENT DECREASE IN US - SAN JOSE METRO AREA AT -12%****

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Original post made by lenny on Oct. 8, 2016
Last comment by In the End, on Oct 12, 2016 at 12:38 am | 22 comments | 1812 Views

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No decision yet in Measure V lawsuit

After hearing arguments from both sides Tuesday morning, Superior Court Judge William Elfving indicated he wouldn't issue...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man, on Apr 5, 2017 at 4:57 pm | 22 comments | 5978 Views
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