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Reclaiming the Bay

More than a square mile of former salt ponds north of Mountain View is set to begin its transformation back into wetland...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2019
Last comment by David, on Jan 19, 2019 at 7:33 pm | 5 comments | 7292 Views

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Shareholder sues Google parent company over sexual harassment scandal

A shareholder sued the board of Google Inc.'s parent company, Alphabet Inc., in San Mateo County Superior Court Thursday...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2019
Last comment by Old Mountain View, on Jan 12, 2019 at 9:08 am | 5 comments | 4296 Views

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Emboldened by #MeToo, victim comes forward in child sex assault case

A Sunnyvale man suspected of molesting a young child in Mountain View on 50 occasions was arrested last month after the victim,...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2019
Last comment by Liberalguns, on Jan 24, 2019 at 12:16 am | 5 comments | 4200 Views

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Bird eScooters dumped at Cuesta Park

So apparently, in the dark of night and without any permit by the city of MV, Bird Scooter has decided to begin running their...

Original post made by Toddler's Mom on Mar. 5, 2019
Last comment by Move them out of the way, on Mar 11, 2019 at 11:36 am | 5 comments | 916 Views

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A brief rundown on the Casa Compact

The Casa Compact can be considered the most forceful attempt to date to solve California's housing crisis. But for anyone...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2019
Last comment by The Business Man, on Mar 24, 2019 at 9:39 pm | 5 comments | 4308 Views

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Police arrest man spotted prowling among parked cars

Mountain View police arrested a Modesto man accused of prowling and tampering with vehicles on Friday night. Read the...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2019
Last comment by Billy Bob, on Apr 1, 2019 at 8:47 pm | 5 comments | 3548 Views

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County supes seek to chip away at sanctuary policy

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors voted 4-1 Tuesday afternoon to consider a policy that allows an arms-length working...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2019
Last comment by Hans(sel) & Gretel, on Apr 13, 2019 at 3:02 pm | 5 comments | 3655 Views

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Google touts $5M in Bay Trail upgrades

Google and South Bay city officials celebrated the latest milestone in an expensive, decadeslong effort to link 500 miles...

Original post made on May. 13, 2019
Last comment by Steve, on May 15, 2019 at 9:10 am | 5 comments | 6220 Views

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Palo Alto considers safe parking lot for RVs on San Antonio Road site

Following the lead of East Palo Alto and Mountain View, two members of the Palo Alto City Council are proposing an overnight...

Original post made on May. 31, 2019
Last comment by Carol Rivers, on Jun 2, 2019 at 8:59 pm | 5 comments | 3819 Views

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County rolls out food truck with free meals for hungry Mountain View kids

Mountain View Whisman School District's new food truck is promising to bring meals to thousands of children at risk of going...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2019
Last comment by Jim, on Jun 20, 2019 at 7:49 am | 5 comments | 5158 Views

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El Camino Hospital beats expectations with $142M profit

El Camino Hospital had another banner year, with recent budget reports showing it will end the fiscal year with at least...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2019
Last comment by watchful Eye, on Jul 10, 2019 at 3:09 pm | 5 comments | 5256 Views

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Woman attacked in park; transient man arrested

A transient man was arrested by Mountain View police for attempted rape, attempted kidnapping, false imprisonment and prowling...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2019
Last comment by not safe alone at night around here, on Jul 22, 2019 at 3:56 pm | 5 comments | 4424 Views

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Caltrain's new vision calls for tripling ridership by 2040

Caltrain's plan to expand and modernize its train system will hit a critical juncture next month, when the agency's board...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2019
Last comment by Great, on Jul 23, 2019 at 6:41 pm | 5 comments | 3294 Views

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'Village People' prepare to close up shop

Village Stationers, a family-owned stationery store with locations in Menlo Park and Los Altos, will be closing its doors...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2019
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Aug 9, 2019 at 9:27 am | 5 comments | 3218 Views

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Thursday: Meeting for Mountain View residents to discuss city's drone use

Mountain View city officials are considering deploying unmanned aerial vehicles, or drones, for use by its police, fire...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2019
Last comment by Gary, on Aug 14, 2019 at 7:45 am | 5 comments | 2843 Views

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Mountain lions cause closure of Rancho San Antonio

A mountain lion and her three adolescent cubs have triggered the closure of all of Rancho San Antonio's trails today (Aug....

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2019
Last comment by Greg David, on Aug 23, 2019 at 7:33 pm | 5 comments | 9727 Views

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New effort in the works to build trail from Bay to ocean

Land conservation agencies and local jurisdictions are teaming up behind a bold new plan to build a trail that would allow...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2019
Last comment by Yah, on Aug 27, 2019 at 1:49 pm | 5 comments | 3989 Views

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Mountain View man arrested after alleged attempted robbery

Police arrested a 35-year-old Mountain View man on Sept. 2 after he allegedly held a downtown restaurant employee at knifepoint...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2019
Last comment by Billy Bob , on Sep 22, 2019 at 6:42 am | 5 comments | 2807 Views

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Santa Clara County supervisors to fund $500K Planned Parenthood lost to abortion gag rule

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors agreed Tuesday to backfill funding Planned Parenthood lost due the Trump administration's...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2019
Last comment by David B. Karpf, MD, on Sep 26, 2019 at 10:42 pm | 5 comments | 3576 Views

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City unveils wishful vision for North Bayshore gateway site

The city of Mountain View is drafting plans for a vibrant, dense hub for the "gateway" into North Bayshore, designed to attract...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2019
Last comment by That MV Guy, on Nov 10, 2019 at 5:05 pm | 5 comments | 4868 Views
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