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Despite extra shots, Mountain View's mass vaccination site remains packed

If you're signing up to get the COVID-19 vaccine, chances are you're headed to San Jose. That's because smaller vaccination...

Original post made on May. 20, 2021
Last comment by Gayle, on May 21, 2021 at 1:05 pm | 2 comments | 6460 Views

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Santa Clara County upgrades to yellow tier as COVID-19 cases drop dramatically

Santa Clara County officials happily announced Tuesday that the county will move to the state's yellow tier on Wednesday,...

Original post made on May. 19, 2021
There are no comments yet. 6590 Views

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Guest opinion: Protect families from homelessness. Extend the eviction moratorium.

Miriam Yupanqui, the executive director of Nuestra Casa de East Palo Alto, calls on the extension of the eviction moratorium...

Original post made on May. 9, 2021
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on May 16, 2021 at 2:29 pm | 4 comments | 4281 Views

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In less than a year, Mountain View builds and opens new 100-unit homeless housing complex

Calling it an innovative new approach that can swiftly reduce the Bay Area's growing homelessness problem, Mountain View...

Original post made on May. 6, 2021
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on May 16, 2021 at 1:11 pm | 12 comments | 22972 Views

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Local tech companies brace for gradual return to office

Tech companies were among the first to ask employees to work from home during the COVID-19 outbreak. Now, their reopening...

Original post made on May. 14, 2021
There are no comments yet. 5429 Views

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Santa Clara Valley Water District board approves 9.1% rate increase

Starting July 1, 2021 until June 30, 2022, the average county resident will pay an additional $4.30 to $4.82 per month in...

Original post made on May. 12, 2021
Last comment by SRB, on May 14, 2021 at 12:08 pm | 6 comments | 4452 Views

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Man arrested following early morning stabbing at Mountain View's Sports Page Bar

Police arrested 29-year-old Pleasanton resident Ronald Ferrari in connection with a stabbing that took place early Sunday...

Original post made on May. 10, 2021
Last comment by JS, on May 10, 2021 at 2:08 pm | 1 comment | 9417 Views

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Rise in hate crimes likely above reported numbers

The number of local hate crimes is low, but the trend line is rising even as most incidents go unreported: That's the message...

Original post made on May. 8, 2021
Last comment by , on May 8, 2021 at 1:54 pm | 1 comment | 4041 Views

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Mountain View hits the brakes on Automated Guideway Transit

Mountain View's vision of a futuristic transit system to ferry tech employees to and from work is getting canned, at least...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2021
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on May 2, 2021 at 12:42 pm | 6 comments | 6354 Views

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San Jose man files $10M lawsuit against Mountain View after police pull him out of car window

A San Jose man is suing the city of Mountain View for $10 million, alleging police officers illegally arrested him in 2019...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2021
Last comment by FrankSki, on Apr 30, 2021 at 8:58 pm | 14 comments | 8084 Views

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Chorus uses new technology to make beautiful music together online

Ragazzi Boys Chorus presents its third online concert, "Joy, Awe, and Wonder," on May 2, 4 p.m. featuring a wide-ranging...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2021
Last comment by Karen G, on Apr 30, 2021 at 11:40 am | 1 comment | 5874 Views

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Coho salmon will soon swim free again thanks to dam-removal agreement

A dam that for decades prohibited coho salmon from reaching its spawning habitat in the Santa Cruz Mountains will be taken...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2021
Last comment by Neighbor, on Apr 29, 2021 at 6:09 pm | 1 comment | 4828 Views

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County leaders mark Earth Day by preparing for 'triple threat': Drought, wildfire and bad air quality

On Thursday, Santa Clara County leaders gathered to share how the county is preparing for what they called an environmental...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2021
Last comment by Neighbor, on Apr 23, 2021 at 7:55 pm | 1 comment | 3823 Views

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Mountain View Voice selected to participate in national journalism project

Like news organizations across the United States, Embarcadero Media — publisher of three newspapers and six community websites...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2021
Last comment by Ellen Wheeler, on Apr 22, 2021 at 2:31 pm | 2 comments | 2986 Views

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Fearing unlawful evictions, Mountain View's Rental Housing Committee creates legal defense fund for tenants

Mountain View's Rental Housing Committee (RHC) voted 4-1 Monday night to launch a legal defense fund for tenants facing eviction...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2021
Last comment by clearthinker, on Apr 21, 2021 at 2:57 pm | 1 comment | 4188 Views

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Guest opinion: Want to help the environment? Take a look at your stocks.

In a guest opinion, Mountain View resident Donna Davies writes about the process of divesting fossil fuel stocks and mutual...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2021
Last comment by Bruce Karney, on Apr 20, 2021 at 4:13 pm | 7 comments | 3197 Views

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Two teens injured in drive-by shooting in Mountain View

Two teens suffered gunshot wounds following a drive-by shooting near downtown Mountain View on Friday, police revealed in...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2021
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Apr 18, 2021 at 10:27 am | 10 comments | 13259 Views

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Responding to mass shootings, Mountain View bans gun possession on all city-owned property

Mountain View City Council members voted unanimously Tuesday to approve stricter gun control measures that ban firearms on...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2021
Last comment by ivg, on Apr 14, 2021 at 9:31 pm | 4 comments | 5485 Views

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John C. Martin, pioneer of single-pill HIV treatment, dies unexpectedly

John C. Martin, 69, who helped develop the first once-a-day pill to treat HIV while serving as CEO of Gilead Sciences, died...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2021
Last comment by Ron, on Apr 14, 2021 at 8:40 am | 1 comment | 5584 Views

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Vaccine passports in California? Answers to your questions

California has no plans to administer a passport. But the state is sending mixed messages to businesses about the need to...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2021
Last comment by Sam, on Apr 10, 2021 at 9:20 am | 4 comments | 3899 Views
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