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The robo-car revolution hits Mountain View streets

A question kept ringing through my mind as I took my first ride Monday in one of Google's prototype self-driving cars --...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2015
Last comment by Not Quite yet, on Jul 9, 2015 at 8:23 am | 27 comments | 18288 Views


Editorial: Sound approach on 'human rights city' issue

The City Council is taking an "easy does it" approach to deciding on whether Mountain View should become an official "human...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2015
Last comment by Steve, on Jul 25, 2015 at 8:34 am | 27 comments | 5194 Views


Councilman's proposal urges landlords to play nice

As many call for Mountain View to rein in skyrocketing housing rents, next week the City Council will consider a lighter...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2015
Last comment by Gary, on Oct 7, 2015 at 6:03 pm | 27 comments | 7898 Views


Joe Simitian: Why VTA should abandon El Camino Bus Rapid Transit project

Below is a link to an an op-ed that piece Supervisor Simitian wrote for the San Jose Mercury News on this topic which ran...

Original post made by No Way to the VTA on Jan. 12, 2016
Last comment by Joe Simitian Supporter, on Jan 19, 2016 at 11:22 am | 27 comments | 2610 Views


Apartment group's mailer is foul play, Measure V backers charge

A campaign mailer excoriating one of Mountain View's two rent control measures on the Nov. 8 ballot has Measure V backers...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2016
Last comment by Mike_, on Oct 21, 2016 at 5:11 pm | 27 comments | 4368 Views


Alta View Animal Hospital owner faces new state charges

Veterinarian Tejpaul Ghumman, who owns Alta View Animal Hospital in Mountain View, is facing the possible revocation of his...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2018
Last comment by VV, on Feb 15, 2018 at 12:43 am | 27 comments | 22961 Views


Bay Area: protests over family separation policy set for Thursday

Several events are being held in the Bay Area today in conjunction with a nationwide protest against the Trump Administration's...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2018
Last comment by Randy Guelph, on Sep 10, 2018 at 9:36 am | 27 comments | 6028 Views


Council agrees on new San Antonio school

Mountain View City Council members agreed early Wednesday morning on a plan to help the Los Altos School District build a...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2018
Last comment by I will miss Kohl’s, on Dec 18, 2018 at 11:47 am | 27 comments | 9328 Views


Rent increases denied again for Del Medio apartments

For the second time, a city-appointed hearing officer is rejecting a request for series of rent increases on dozens of tenants...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2018
Last comment by The Business Man, on Jan 4, 2019 at 4:05 pm | 27 comments | 7589 Views


County on state 'watchlist' after COVID-19 case uptick

Santa Clara County had its second highest number of COVID-19 cases ever recorded for a single day on Tuesday, raising concerns...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2020
Last comment by The Business Man, on Jun 28, 2020 at 1:21 pm | 27 comments | 9498 Views


Santa Clara County to allow hair salons, gyms to reopen — provided they meet new social-distancing rules

Hair salons and gyms in Santa Canta County may be allowed to reopen in mid-July under a new county order, which creates a...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2020
Last comment by An Environmental Scientist, on Jul 6, 2020 at 11:34 am | 27 comments | 7947 Views


Santa Clara County considers fines for COVID-19 health code violations

Neglecting to wear a mask in public or failing to socially distance could soon carry a hefty fine of up to $500 in Santa...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2020
Last comment by Steven Goldstein, on Aug 11, 2020 at 7:18 pm | 27 comments | 23794 Views


Record COVID-19 cases prompt new health restrictions

Record-shattering numbers of COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations in Santa Clara County have prompted worried health leaders...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2020
Last comment by Steven Goldstein, on Nov 30, 2020 at 8:13 am | 27 comments | 5707 Views


Mountain View City Council hopefuls talk housing, homelessness, bicycle safety and more

Three incumbents and two newcomers who are vying for three open seats on the city council this November shared their stances...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2022
Last comment by Betty Ying, on Sep 29, 2022 at 1:02 pm | 27 comments | 6089 Views


Closing the book on Castro Street

BookBuyers, the used bookstore that has been a mainstay in downtown Mountain View for more than 25 years, will be closing...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2016
Last comment by DownTownMV, on Mar 28, 2016 at 8:15 am | 27 comments | 16122 Views


Tax measure would hold the line for school funding

Starting this week, Mountain View Whisman School District residents will get to decide whether to continue boosting local...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2017
Last comment by Ben, on May 1, 2017 at 8:04 pm | 27 comments | 5620 Views


City pays $28 million to pave the way for Google

Google will receive $28 million from the city of Mountain View in exchange for a series of North Bayshore properties needed...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2018
Last comment by Citizen84, on Feb 20, 2018 at 7:20 pm | 27 comments | 14278 Views


Landlord group vows to drop its rent control initiative if Measure D passes

A landlord group's ballot measure that would curtail Mountain View's existing rent control law could lose the support of...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2020
Last comment by The Business Man, on Jan 28, 2020 at 1:35 pm | 27 comments | 10723 Views


At 'pivotal' moment in presidential campaign, Pete Buttigieg makes plea to voters in Palo Alto

In comments to about 200 supporters in Palo Alto on Friday, presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg pitched himself as an inclusive,...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2020
Last comment by Count the ways, on Feb 24, 2020 at 12:31 pm | 27 comments | 5231 Views


Editorial: Baten Caswell for Santa Clara County Board of Education

Melissa Baten Caswell's long history of working for a strong public education system will serve north county well on the...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2020
Last comment by LongResident, on Nov 4, 2020 at 2:05 am | 27 comments | 11627 Views
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