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Eateries can't compete with Google's free food

Since he started his North Bayshore sandwich shop with his brother 21 years ago, Victor Jadallah saw the neighborhood double...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2012
Last comment by Garrett, on Mar 20, 2012 at 4:37 pm | 38 comments | 17059 Views

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First 49er game a test for new downtown parking program

While the new Levi's stadium was nearly filled to capacity for its first 49er game there on Sunday, football fans who used...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2014
Last comment by CPNA resident, on Aug 25, 2014 at 4:28 pm | 38 comments | 33618 Views

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Fresh & Easy calls it quits

The shelves are half-empty at Mountain View's Fresh & Easy grocery store on Rengstorff Avenue, after it was announced last...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2015
Last comment by AC, on Nov 11, 2015 at 12:44 pm | 38 comments | 11034 Views

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City calls for apartment rents to roll back

Owners of nearly 15,000 apartments in Mountain View are now obligated to immediately lower their rents to October 2015 rates,...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man, on Apr 14, 2017 at 11:28 am | 38 comments | 9643 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 | 6876 Views

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City Council wants to close expressway entrance

The City Council is leaning towards closing a Central Expressway on-ramp at the end of Stierlin Road to create a public...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2013
Last comment by Blame the city council, on Apr 24, 2013 at 3:20 pm | 37 comments | 8283 Views

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District to hire temporary water-conservation enforcers

The Santa Clara Valley Water District board of directors last night unanimously approved the hiring of up to 10 temporary...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2014
Last comment by recycled, on Sep 3, 2014 at 9:41 pm | 36 comments | 10986 Views

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City approves downtown hotel, offices

A pair of downtown parking lots will be rebuilt into a high-end hotel and office complex as a result of a City Council decision...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2018
Last comment by Since you asked, on Dec 3, 2018 at 10:08 am | 36 comments | 8639 Views

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Megachurch's charismatic leader resigns

Paul Sheppard, the beloved pastor who led the monumental growth of Abundant Life Christian Fellowship for 20 years, resigned...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2009
Last comment by Daniel DeBolt, on Dec 28, 2009 at 3:42 pm | 36 comments | 9032 Views

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Measure V takes effect; rent control committee to meet Monday

In perhaps the biggest test to date for Mountain View's fledgling rent-control program, thousands of apartment tenants this...

Original post made on May. 5, 2017
Last comment by Bart, on May 27, 2017 at 8:59 am | 36 comments | 5519 Views

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Council backs plan for pot shops in Mountain View

Calling it a sensible approach to a drug that's legal and widely accepted in the Bay Area, Mountain View City Council members...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2017
Last comment by PeaceLove, on Sep 25, 2017 at 10:22 pm | 36 comments | 8196 Views

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City gets an earful over plans to turn Crestview Hotel into homeless housing

Plans to convert a Mountain View hotel into housing for the homeless were met Tuesday with heavy skepticism and concerns...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2021
Last comment by Jimmy, on Apr 6, 2021 at 7:39 pm | 36 comments | 14192 Views

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Alison Hicks joins council race

Longtime resident Alison Hicks is throwing her hat into the ring, becoming the latest candidate to join the race for City...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2018
Last comment by Billy Bob, on Sep 3, 2018 at 5:28 pm | 36 comments | 7526 Views

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District plans to get tough on water wasters

Minimal rainfall marked the end of a dry winter season for California, and the end of the drought appears to be nowhere in...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2015
Last comment by Put up p, on Apr 13, 2015 at 5:33 pm | 36 comments | 9521 Views

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Dream Act hailed by local officials

Officials in the local community college district and immigrant rights activists are applauding the recent passage of a new...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2011
Last comment by member, on Oct 23, 2011 at 12:47 pm | 36 comments | 4962 Views

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Tenants make new push for rent control

Looking to keep pressure on city leaders, dozens of tenants rallied Sunday at Mountain View City Hall to promote rent stabilization...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2015
Last comment by iivvgg, on Nov 26, 2015 at 10:48 am | 35 comments | 7539 Views

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Google expansion brings mixed feelings

While Google has been in Mountain View for years, the company has yet to occupy an entirely new building in the city. That...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2013
Last comment by Chris, on Feb 2, 2017 at 4:15 am | 35 comments | 21018 Views

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Council balks at proposed bike rules

Mountain View City Council members roundly criticized a package of changes to city laws Tuesday night that would have imposed...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2017
Last comment by Gary, on Sep 13, 2017 at 10:42 pm | 35 comments | 8840 Views

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Hundreds attend vigil for Christine Blasey Ford

Four corners of a major Palo Alto intersection were filled with people in support of university professor Christine Blasey...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2018
Last comment by @Jeff, on Sep 30, 2018 at 6:13 pm | 35 comments | 3822 Views

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Mayfield trees axed for Google

Residents of the Monta Loma neighborhood were surprised this week to see a number of trees chopped down around the former...

Original post made on May. 21, 2014
Last comment by Christine, on Jun 5, 2014 at 11:41 am | 35 comments | 38898 Views
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