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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 | 2330 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 | 2495 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 | 4468 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 | 2558 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 | 4719 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rape in Stanford University basement under investigation

A woman reported that she was raped by a man in the basement of a Stanford University building on Friday, according to Stanford's...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2022
Last comment by Jon Keeling, on Oct 11, 2022 at 3:05 pm | 1 comment | 2082 Views

AROUND TOWN

MVLA board candidate Carrol Titus-Zambre makes false endorsement claims

Carrol Titus-Zambre, a candidate for the Mountain View Los Altos Union High School District's board, falsely claimed that...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2022
Last comment by Go Laura!, on Oct 11, 2022 at 8:22 am | 6 comments | 4008 Views

AROUND TOWN

Letter to the editor: League of Women Voters local chapter urges a Yes vote on Proposition 1

The Los Altos Mountain View Chapter of the League of Women Voters urges you to vote Yes on Proposition 1, intended to strengthen...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2022
Last comment by , on Oct 10, 2022 at 2:40 pm | 1 comment | 1778 Views

ELECTIONS

Valley Water incumbent's campaign pot boiling over with cash

In a high-stakes campaign for a seat on the Valley Water board, incumbent Gary Kremen has amassed $272,814, nearly 10 times...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2022
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Oct 10, 2022 at 11:01 am | 1 comment | 1959 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View resident among three men arrested for September shooting in East Palo Alto

Over the past two weeks, police have arrested three men suspected of being involved in an East Palo Alto shooting that left...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2022
Last comment by Polomom, on Oct 6, 2022 at 6:00 pm | 2 comments | 2367 Views

AROUND TOWN

California homeless population grew by 22,000 over pandemic

The latest point-in-time count of California's homeless population shows that it increased at roughly the same pace as previous...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2022
Last comment by Dan Waylonis, on Oct 6, 2022 at 2:35 pm | 1 comment | 1645 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mountain View man arrested for sex crimes involving minors

A Mountain View man was arrested on charges of felony possession of child pornography and other sex crimes after a multi-month...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2022
Last comment by Lydia , on Oct 5, 2022 at 2:50 pm | 1 comment | 3027 Views

AROUND TOWN

Castro Street businesses weigh in on permanent street closure proposal

After more than two years of allowing a few blocks of Castro Street businesses to utilize the street for outdoor dining,...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2022
Last comment by CommonSense, on Oct 3, 2022 at 11:29 am | 9 comments | 5078 Views

AROUND TOWN

Community briefs: Digital equity at Mountain View schools, local TEDxYouth event and robotics for girls

This week in community briefs, the Mountain View Whisman School District is recognized for a commitment to technological...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2022
Last comment by Rich Tanner, on Oct 2, 2022 at 10:29 pm | 2 comments | 2074 Views

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Mountain View City Council unanimously OKs apartment project on East El Camino Real

A housing development on El Camino Real that plans to add nearly 200 net-new units -- plus demolish a few dozen existing...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2022
Last comment by Frank Richards, on Oct 2, 2022 at 4:13 pm | 31 comments | 4577 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man arrested in Mountain View for alleged assault with a stick

A man was arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon after he allegedly hit a man in the face with a stick early...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2022
Last comment by Jerry, on Oct 2, 2022 at 11:12 am | 1 comment | 2848 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View to begin enforcing parking rules relaxed during pandemic

The city of Mountain View announced it will enforce parking rules that were relaxed during the pandemic starting on Oct....

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2022
Last comment by Nora S., on Sep 30, 2022 at 2:56 pm | 2 comments | 3299 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 5087 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Flying out of SFO? Better bring your own food

Nearly a thousand fast food workers went on strike at the San Francisco International Airport on Monday, causing many food...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2022
Last comment by Zach, on Sep 28, 2022 at 2:27 pm | 1 comment | 2345 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gavin Newsom signs bills aimed at reducing catalytic converter thefts

Gov. Gavin Newsom's office earlier this week announced Newsom has signed two bills aimed at cracking down on catalytic converter...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2022
Last comment by Bernie Brightman, on Sep 28, 2022 at 9:39 am | 1 comment | 1804 Views
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