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Mariposa Club Apartments accepting waitlist applications for affordable units

Mariposa Club Apartments, an affordable rental housing project located in Mountain View, is currently accepting waiting list...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2022
Last comment by , 3 hours ago | 1 comment | 1869 Views

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Oversized vehicles in Mountain View won't be ticketed, towed through end of August

The City of Mountain View announced Thursday that it will not ticket or tow oversized vehicles that fail to comply with the...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2022
Last comment by JustAWorkingStiff, 4 hours ago | 4 comments | 995 Views

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Peninsula couple Bruce and Davina Isackson sentenced in college admissions scam

A couple who pleaded guilty to charges for securing their daughters' admission to college by paying to cheat on entrance...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2022
Last comment by Johnny Yuma, on Jun 29, 2022 at 5:17 pm | 2 comments | 949 Views

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City of Mountain View unveils Mora Park

On an extra warm summer day in Mountain View, elected officials, city staff members, and young families gathered to celebrate...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2022
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jun 28, 2022 at 4:34 pm | 6 comments | 3446 Views

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Rental Housing Committee passes 2022-23 budget, rental housing fee

The city of Mountain View approved a rental housing fee for the next fiscal year that’s lower than last year’s. But some...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2022
Last comment by JAFO, on Jun 27, 2022 at 8:42 am | 7 comments | 1627 Views

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New Mountain View vaccination clinic opens for those 6 months and older

Santa Clara County Public Health Department's newest vaccination site in Mountain View opened June 21. Following the FDA's...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2022
Last comment by JAFO, on Jun 25, 2022 at 6:28 pm | 1 comment | 2387 Views

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First probable monkeypox case found in Santa Clara County

A suspected case of monkeypox virus is under investigation in Santa Clara County, the Public Health Department said in a...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2022
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Santa Clara County ready to give COVID vaccinations to children age 5 and under

COVID-19 vaccinations for children ages 6 months to 5 years could be available as soon as Tuesday, pending final approval...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2022
Last comment by JAFO, on Jun 24, 2022 at 6:51 pm | 4 comments | 1671 Views

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Mountain View City Council says it can meet state housing targets and then some

Mountain View’s proposed Housing Element forecasts that the city will not only meet its state-mandated housing quota, but...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2022
Last comment by LongResident, on Jun 21, 2022 at 6:57 pm | 4 comments | 2440 Views

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Oakland man arrested for alleged attack of Mountain View bar security guard

An Oakland man was arrested June 18 after more than a month of searching by police after he allegedly attacked a security...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2022
Last comment by Tom, on Jun 21, 2022 at 4:32 pm | 1 comment | 2001 Views

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Hate symbol or Buddhist emblem? Hidden Villa cancels summer camps for 1,000 kids after staffers resign over swastika tiles

Hidden Villa canceled all of its summer camp sessions due to the “abrupt departure” of camp staff members upset over...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2022
Last comment by MyOpinion, on Jun 21, 2022 at 1:32 am | 20 comments | 5549 Views

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Environmental impact report released for SF to SJ section of high-speed rail

The environmental impact report for the San Francisco to San Jose section of California's high-speed rail finds the preferred...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2022
Last comment by SallyVP, on Jun 20, 2022 at 3:07 pm | 1 comment | 1724 Views

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Landlords up in arms over potential changes to Mountain View's rent control regulations

Landlords came out in full force to Mountain View's Rental Housing Committee meeting last week to protest what they call...

Original post made on May. 31, 2022
Last comment by JAFO, on Jun 16, 2022 at 9:31 pm | 24 comments | 8770 Views

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California legislators want to help you buy a house with down payment, 'shared equity'

California legislators propose a $1-billion-a-year down payment program for first-time buyers, given the high cost of housing...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2022
Last comment by JustAWorkingStiff, on Jun 16, 2022 at 3:59 pm | 1 comment | 1230 Views

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City council supports allocating all ARPA funds in next budget cycle

Mountain View has nearly $8 million of American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds available to allocate in the city’s next annual...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2022
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jun 15, 2022 at 4:48 pm | 1 comment | 1631 Views

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Mountain View March for Our Lives brings generations together to protest gun violence

Urging local and national governments to pass national gun-control laws while braving the 90 degree heat, around 200 protesters...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2022
Last comment by , on Jun 13, 2022 at 2:16 pm | 1 comment | 2115 Views

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Mountain View City Council expected to extend safe parking program

The Mountain View City Council is poised to extend the city’s safe parking programs for another year at its upcoming meeting,...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2022
Last comment by JAFO, on Jun 11, 2022 at 10:02 pm | 4 comments | 2322 Views

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Voice publisher announces retirement after four decades at the helm

Mountain View Voice Publisher Bill Johnson will retire later this year, he announced to his employees last week. Johnson...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2022
Last comment by Judith Lhamaon, on Jun 11, 2022 at 12:47 pm | 2 comments | 1860 Views

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Living in a pod? New concept in affordable shared housing emerges in Palo Alto

Its name has the cachet of a trendy Brooklyn home, but Brownstone Shared Housing has brought a new housing concept that is...

Original post made on May. 4, 2022
Last comment by JAFO, on Jun 8, 2022 at 1:29 am | 8 comments | 3923 Views

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Mountain View Voice honored in California Journalism Awards

The Voice took home five honors in the California News Publishers Association's 2021 California Journalism Awards. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2022
Last comment by Leslie Bain, on Jun 6, 2022 at 9:30 pm | 1 comment | 1747 Views
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