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Chronic PG&E power outages spoil Thanksgiving for Mountain View residents

A lengthy two-day power outage dashed Thanksgiving plans for residents living along Yorkton Drive in Mountain View last week,...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2021
Last comment by quiet_resident, on Dec 1, 2021 at 3:51 pm | 2 comments | 3631 Views

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Holmes testifies that Balwani ordered her to 'become a new Elizabeth' or risk failure

On her fourth day on the witness stand on Monday, Elizabeth Holmes described a yearslong abusive relationship with her business...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2021
Last comment by Johnny Yuma, on Nov 30, 2021 at 2:43 pm | 1 comment | 928 Views

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Air forecast moderate all week

The air quality in the Bay Area is expected to be moderate through Thursday, according to the Bay Area Air Quality Management...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2021
Last comment by Neighbor, on Nov 30, 2021 at 12:07 am | 1 comment | 1147 Views

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Graham student bicyclist involved in collision with vehicle last week

A Graham Middle School student was transported to an area hospital with moderate injuries after colliding with a vehicle...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2021
Last comment by Randy Guelph, on Nov 29, 2021 at 5:13 pm | 7 comments | 2026 Views

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Tenants will be moving into Mountain View's new affordable housing project this week

Wet paint, heavy equipment and exposed wiring still fill the new housing development at 950 W. El Camino Real in Mountain...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2021
Last comment by Frank Richards, on Nov 28, 2021 at 11:10 pm | 24 comments | 6884 Views

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Mountain View bans plastic food ware for all restaurants starting in 2023

Plastic cups, straws and cutlery will soon vanish from every restaurant, fast food joint and coffee and tea shop in Mountain...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2021
Last comment by Leticia Winslow, on Nov 27, 2021 at 12:15 pm | 7 comments | 6378 Views

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Feral cats in Mountain View's North Bayshore prompt surge of complaints, raising tough questions about cat colonies

Silicon Valley is home to thousands of stray and feral cats that freely roam creeks, parks and trails. And in Mountain View,...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2021
Last comment by Raymond , on Nov 27, 2021 at 12:01 pm | 9 comments | 21711 Views

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A 'mythical bridge' no more: Palo Alto's new bike overpass is now open

A new overpass in Palo Alto that will provide yearround access to the Baylands, the new Adobe Reach trail and other outdoor...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2021
Last comment by bluesjr, on Nov 22, 2021 at 10:03 pm | 6 comments | 3647 Views

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Elizabeth Holmes trial: Final prosecution witnesses describe misleading statements

An Arizona dentist about to leave the country for two years of missionary work in 2015 had to be tested four times for prostate...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2021
Last comment by MyOpinion, on Nov 19, 2021 at 2:48 pm | 3 comments | 1323 Views

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Pets in Need Executive Director Al Mollica to resign

Al Mollica, the executive director of beleaguered animal advocacy organization Pets in Need, will resign, the nonprofit confirmed...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2021
Last comment by LongResident, on Nov 18, 2021 at 5:59 pm | 2 comments | 2034 Views

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Judge declines to block Mountain View's RV parking ban from taking effect

A U.S. district court judge declined to place an injunction on Mountain View's RV parking ban, allowing enforcement to proceed...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2021
Last comment by Rouel - Urban Living, on Nov 18, 2021 at 4:15 pm | 14 comments | 5907 Views

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Driver injured in solo-car crash on Hwy. 101 in Mountain View

The California Highway Patrol issued a traffic alert following a solo-car crash on U.S. Highway 101 in Mountain View on Monday...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2021
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Nov 16, 2021 at 2:45 pm | 1 comment | 7009 Views

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Most hazardous highway: Peninsula's I-280 listed as deadliest in state for wildlife

More wildlife have been killed by vehicles along Interstate 280 between Cupertino to San Bruno over the past five years than...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2021
Last comment by Dan Waylonis, on Nov 15, 2021 at 2:22 pm | 1 comment | 2405 Views

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Letter from Pets in Need staff alleges major errors led to puppy deaths

The deaths of seven puppies while they were being transported by the nonprofit on Aug. 2 were caused by multiple senseless...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2021
Last comment by LongResident, on Nov 15, 2021 at 11:25 am | 3 comments | 3088 Views

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Mountain View adopts new plan to ease downtown parking woes

Paid parking, more enforcement and better wayfinding are now part of Mountain View's plans to better manage limited parking...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2021
Last comment by LongResident, on Nov 14, 2021 at 1:00 pm | 13 comments | 6000 Views

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The Voice sets $85K goal for Holiday Fund charitable giving drive

The Mountain View Voice Holiday Fund campaign to support local nonprofits that provide critical help to those in need is...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2021
Last comment by Bruce Karney, on Nov 13, 2021 at 1:14 pm | 1 comment | 2724 Views

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More high-density condos proposed for Mountain View's San Antonio neighborhood

Mountain View's fastest growing neighborhood may soon have another high-density housing project on the way, with a newly...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2021
Last comment by Raymond , on Nov 12, 2021 at 9:35 pm | 18 comments | 8315 Views

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Residents rally against housing project that would cut down more than 100 trees

The city of Mountain View faces a tough balancing act between building more housing and preserving mature trees, with an...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2021
Last comment by Consuelo DeLaCruz, on Nov 8, 2021 at 11:22 am | 9 comments | 4887 Views

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Santa Clara County supervisors approve $23M purchase of Crestview Hotel

Santa Clara County supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to spend $23.2 million to buy a Mountain View hotel and convert...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2021
Last comment by Darren Phillips, on Nov 8, 2021 at 11:09 am | 5 comments | 5901 Views

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Mountain View noodle restaurant closed after fire broke out inside kitchen

Mountain View firefighters extinguished a fire that broke out inside a noodle restaurant Tuesday night, caused by an apparent...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2021
Last comment by Peter, on Nov 3, 2021 at 12:34 pm | 1 comment | 6511 Views
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