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Traffic signals at Castro Street intersections will return to normal starting this week

During the pandemic, the traffic signals on Castro Street at Villa, Dana and California streets were changed to flashing...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2022
Last comment by Aleeee, on Oct 28, 2022 at 12:17 pm | 10 comments | 4233 Views

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New media platform aims to make accessing local politics simpler

Based on your location, CivicBell automatically creates a feed from the elected officials who represent you, from the smallest...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2022
Last comment by CivicBell Team, on Oct 27, 2022 at 2:57 pm | 6 comments | 3735 Views

ELECTIONS

Editorial: Kevin Jensen for Sheriff

The next sheriff will face a monumental challenge to improve transparency, accountability and communication after years of...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2022
Last comment by SRB, on Oct 27, 2022 at 11:27 am | 2 comments | 5396 Views

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Google enters agreement with U.S. Department of Justice after allegedly defying search warrant, losing data

The U.S. Department of Justice has entered into an agreement with Google over the loss of data related to a search warrant...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2022
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Oct 26, 2022 at 6:05 pm | 1 comment | 2650 Views

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Palo Alto bicyclist attacked in race-fueled hit-and-run

An assault on Sept. 29 in Palo Alto is being investigated by police as a hate crime after a man on a bicycle was allegedly...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2022
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Oct 26, 2022 at 10:34 am | 1 comment | 2848 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Vehicles burglarized at Computer History Museum in Mountain View

Five vehicles were burglarized outside the Computer History Museum in Mountain View over the weekend, prompting police to...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2022
Last comment by Rob, on Oct 25, 2022 at 2:26 pm | 1 comment | 2692 Views

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Mountain View to begin enforcing time limits in parking lots, city garages

With the sale of downtown parking permits now available, time limits in city parking lots and garages will be enforced beginning...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2022
Last comment by Jackie Cashen, on Oct 24, 2022 at 10:45 pm | 2 comments | 3066 Views

OTHER ISSUES

California to end the COVID state of emergency

The state of emergency gave Gov. Gavin Newsom wide-ranging powers to issue mandates and enter into billions of dollars of...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2022
Last comment by JAFO, on Oct 24, 2022 at 5:02 pm | 5 comments | 2644 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Buried car in Atherton: Onsite investigation complete, still no human remains found

Police say the on-site investigation of a car buried in an Atherton backyard is done, with the vehicle excavated and taken...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2022
Last comment by Donna Hughs, on Oct 24, 2022 at 3:34 pm | 1 comment | 2418 Views

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SB 330 has direct impact on tenant displacement in Mountain View, city data shows

Since SB 330 came into effect in January 2020, the number of projects that displace tenants living in rent control-covered...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2022
Last comment by JAFO, on Oct 23, 2022 at 6:33 pm | 14 comments | 5181 Views

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World's largest digital camera debuts in Menlo Park

The largest digital camera in the world is in Menlo Park, on its way to a north Chilean mountaintop to map the stars, hopefully...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2022
Last comment by Ron, on Oct 22, 2022 at 12:18 pm | 1 comment | 3448 Views

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Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile virus in Palo Alto and Los Altos

Mosquitoes have tested positive for West Nile virus in a small area of Palo Alto and Los Altos, the Santa Clara County Vector...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2022
Last comment by ivg, on Oct 20, 2022 at 7:27 am | 1 comment | 2314 Views

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Terún to hold Parkinson's disease fundraiser after chef reveals his diagnosis

On July 7, Terún and iTalico chef and owner Kristjan D'Angelo marked the five-year anniversary of a life-changing diagnosis. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2022
There are no comments yet. 740 Views

ELECTIONS

Editorial: Reelect Hicks, Kamei and Ramirez to Mountain View City Council

This November, we recommend the known over the unknown in voting for council members Alison Hicks, Ellen Kamei and Lucas...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2022
Last comment by JAFO, on Oct 19, 2022 at 7:57 am | 19 comments | 4177 Views

ELECTIONS

The Santa Clara County Sheriff's race: What they'd do if elected

How the scandal-plagued Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office will operate in a post-Laurie Smith era will be determined by...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2022
There are no comments yet. 8445 Views

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Santa Clara County unveils plan for new primary health care clinic in Palo Alto-Mountain View area

Santa Clara County's health care system plans to bring much-needed services to the Palo Alto-Mountain View area with a new...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2022
Last comment by ivg, on Oct 17, 2022 at 10:04 pm | 5 comments | 3602 Views

OTHER ISSUES

'A lot of confusion, panic and fear': RV residents talk about how newly enforced rules are impacting them

For many RV dwellers, the most stressful part of the newly enforced rules isn’t just where they're allowed to park, but...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2022
Last comment by Peter, on Oct 16, 2022 at 8:19 pm | 32 comments | 31458 Views

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California is a hotspot for catalytic converter theft. Will new laws make a difference?

A disproportionate share of catalytic converter thefts happen in California. Here's what lawmakers are trying to do about...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2022
Last comment by LongResident, on Oct 15, 2022 at 2:26 pm | 5 comments | 1948 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVLA board candidate Carrol Titus-Zambre allegedly threatened student journalist

Carrol Titus-Zambre, a candidate for the Mountain View Los Altos High School District's board, allegedly threatened a high...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2022
Last comment by Jackie Cashen, on Oct 14, 2022 at 7:48 pm | 3 comments | 5370 Views

ELECTIONS

Santa Clara Valley Water District candidates focus on a sustainable water future

The two people who are facing off in the Nov. 8 election for the district 7 seat on the Valley Water board of directors weigh...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2022
Last comment by SRB, on Oct 14, 2022 at 6:45 pm | 2 comments | 8753 Views
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