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Tim Bond named TheatreWorks Silicon Valley's next artistic leader

Tim Bond has been appointed the next artistic director of TheatreWorks Silicon Valley, the organization announced Tuesday....

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2019
Last comment by sherber, 1 hour ago | 2 comments | 372 Views

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Shenandoah military housing site eyed for school, affordable housing

Mountain View's city leaders are beginning to lay the groundwork for transforming 17 acres of federally owned land into a...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2019
Last comment by Ok, 5 hours ago | 10 comments | 3479 Views

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Facing public pressure, Stanford decides to install plaque with Chanel Miller's words

Almost two years after rejecting a quote proposed by Chanel Miller for a plaque at a memorial garden where she was sexually...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2019
Last comment by Comment @ Palo Alto Online, 7 hours ago | 1 comment | 687 Views

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County supervisors ban e-cigarette sales, calling on cities like Mountain View to do more to curb teen vaping

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors sought to make a strong statement about the teen vaping epidemic, voting to prohibit...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2019
Last comment by Dan Waylonis, 7 hours ago | 1 comment | 1033 Views

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Atherton: Uber drivers, other contract workers protest outside of Uber investor's home

About 30 gig economy employees, mostly Uber drivers, on Nov. 6 protested outside the Atherton home of Bill Gurley, a venture...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2019
Last comment by ZeroZero Win, 11 hours ago | 9 comments | 1429 Views

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Mountain View City Council backs natural gas ban for all new homes

The Mountain View City Council took a strong stance in battling climate change, unanimously approving new building codes...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2019
Last comment by @Gary W, on Nov 12, 2019 at 1:56 pm | 77 comments | 11021 Views

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Inside Stanford's bid to expand -- and how it came undone

The largest project in Santa Clara County's history got the axe just before noon on Nov. 1, a casualty of fundamental disagreements...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2019
Last comment by BDBD, on Nov 12, 2019 at 1:15 pm | 4 comments | 1134 Views

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Guest opinion: Making basic human needs a reality

In a guest opinion, Mountain View resident Michelle Novak calls on tech companies like Google to help come up with solutions...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2019
Last comment by member, on Nov 12, 2019 at 9:31 am | 6 comments | 1475 Views

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Letters to the editor: Rent control, test scores, El Camino improvements

Letters to the editor in the Oct. 25 issue about Measure V, El Camino improvements and standardized test scores. Read the...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2019
Last comment by Judi, on Nov 12, 2019 at 8:16 am | 6 comments | 1203 Views

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A different kind of condo complex

If you didn't know what you were looking at, the Mountain View Cohousing Community appears to be like any other apartment...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2019
Last comment by OMV Neighbor, on Nov 10, 2019 at 11:58 pm | 4 comments | 2090 Views

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City unveils wishful vision for North Bayshore gateway site

The city of Mountain View is drafting plans for a vibrant, dense hub for the "gateway" into North Bayshore, designed to attract...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2019
Last comment by That MV Guy, on Nov 10, 2019 at 5:05 pm | 5 comments | 2807 Views

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Spare the Air alerts called for Saturday and Sunday, wood burning banned

A high-pressure system trapping smoke over the Bay Area spurred the air district to issue the winter season's first Spare...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2019
Last comment by resident, on Nov 10, 2019 at 11:46 am | 1 comment | 817 Views

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Mountain View lays out $81 million plan for El Camino Real

A new streetscape plan lays out $81 million in future improvements for El Camino Real with much of that funding expected...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2019
Last comment by Sane Biker, on Nov 9, 2019 at 4:18 pm | 18 comments | 8057 Views

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If you haven't turned 70 yet, don't retire

A Stanford University study on the financial benefits of delaying retirement until age 70 found that seniors can gain a significant...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2019
Last comment by Bill, on Nov 9, 2019 at 8:26 am | 11 comments | 1908 Views

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Man arrested in connection to Mountain View Kohl's theft found with stolen police gear

A San Francisco man was arrested outside of the Kohl's in Mountain View on Friday last week after he was found with a U-Haul...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2019
Last comment by Billy Bob, on Nov 7, 2019 at 5:19 pm | 2 comments | 2004 Views

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Sales of e-cigarettes banned in unincorporated Santa Clara County

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday voted to ban the sale of e-cigarettes in the unincorporated parts...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2019
Last comment by Typical County action, on Nov 7, 2019 at 4:11 pm | 2 comments | 1132 Views

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Council backs natural gas ban for all new homes

The Mountain View City Council took a strong stance in battling climate change, unanimously approving new building codes...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2019
Last comment by Alternatives, on Nov 6, 2019 at 12:52 am | 8 comments | 302 Views

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Pay raises for city manager, city clerk

The Mountain View City Council approved pay raises for City Manager Dan Rich and City Clerk Lisa Natusch. Read the full...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2019
Last comment by Billy Bob, on Nov 5, 2019 at 9:22 pm | 6 comments | 1235 Views

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Mountain View looks to an e-scooters future as bike share programs languish

The City Council on Tuesday night endorsed the idea of a pilot program that would allow scooter share companies to bring...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2019
Last comment by Nothing but problems in other cities, on Nov 5, 2019 at 5:04 am | 25 comments | 3833 Views

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El Camino completes new $96M mental health care facility

Hospital leaders, politicians and community members celebrated the completion of El Camino Hospital's state-of-the-art mental...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2019
Last comment by @ Lewis , on Nov 2, 2019 at 8:36 pm | 6 comments | 1820 Views
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