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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 | 2810 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 | 2304 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 | 2196 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 | 4559 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 3066 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 | 2126 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. 589 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 | 3940 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. 8146 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 3329 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 | 30945 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 | 1743 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 | 4915 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 | 8290 Views

AROUND TOWN

Grand jury takes aim at political chicanery in ballot language

When voters cast their ballots for or against local measures, it's tempting to assume that they understand what's at stake....

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2022
Last comment by Dan Waylonis, on Oct 14, 2022 at 5:43 pm | 1 comment | 1844 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New mental health beds could be ready starting next month in Santa Clara County

Long wait times, staffing shortages and other issues at county-run behavioral treatment centers have led the Santa Clara...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2022
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Oct 14, 2022 at 5:02 pm | 1 comment | 2325 Views

ELECTIONS

MVLA candidates debate top issues in Voice forum

Candidates running to serve on the Mountain View Los Altos Union High School District Board of Trustees shared their views...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2022
Last comment by , on Oct 14, 2022 at 2:18 pm | 1 comment | 2489 Views

ELECTIONS

Mountain View’s draft Housing Element doesn’t meet state requirements yet, Sacramento says

The city of Mountain View will have to go back to the drawing board on its draft Housing Element after state officials identified...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2022
Last comment by JAFO, on Oct 14, 2022 at 1:52 pm | 56 comments | 4458 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City Council moves forward with pedestrian mall as residents adjust to traffic signal changes on Castro

The city council took the next step toward making the Castro pedestrian mall permanent at an Oct. 11 public hearing as residents...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2022
Last comment by A Talking Cat, on Oct 13, 2022 at 9:05 am | 2 comments | 2550 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Two family members arrested in July drowning death of Mountain View 9-year-old

Following the drowning death of a 9-year-old Mountain View boy in July, police announced that two family members have been...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2022
Last comment by MyOpinion, on Oct 11, 2022 at 7:41 pm | 8 comments | 4710 Views
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