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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Seeking spare rooms to house teachers

It's not easy being a public school teacher in the Bay Area. Teachers in local school districts have made it clear, in one...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2016
Last comment by George, on Aug 13, 2016 at 8:37 am | 4 comments | 9486 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Residents vow to fight teacher housing idea

Several nearby residents are pushing back against the idea of converting a large portion of Cooper Park into lower-cost housing...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2018
Last comment by Christopher Chiang, on Mar 3, 2018 at 11:49 am | 31 comments | 9485 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Dramatic decrease in Mountain View's housing inventory

In an article in late November, we looked at the increasing speed at which homes listed in Mountain View were being bought....

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2015
Last comment by Frank Stern, on Oct 13, 2015 at 11:33 am | 9 comments | 9484 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Virgin eyes downtown MV site for hotel

Billionaire entrepreneur Richard Branson has gone into the hotel business, and his hotel company has set its sights on Mountain...

Original post made on May. 13, 2014
Last comment by Hoteller, on May 15, 2014 at 11:37 pm | 29 comments | 9483 Views

OTHER ISSUES

As supply of COVID-19 vaccine doses plummets, Santa Clara County receives looser distribution rules

Santa Clara County health leaders cautioned that a drop in COVID-19 vaccine allocations from the state is jeopardizing efforts...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2021
Last comment by ivg, on Mar 24, 2021 at 9:25 pm | 1 comment | 9478 Views

AROUND TOWN

Double-digit water rate increases on the way

California's statewide drought is expected to hit the pocketbooks of Mountain View residents in the coming months, in part...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2015
Last comment by True, on Apr 29, 2015 at 8:45 am | 16 comments | 9477 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fixed-up Bay Trail links MV, Sunnyvale

Getting around Mountain View's bayshore just got a lot easier. Last week, local politicians and top brass from Google gathered...

Original post made on May. 26, 2016
Last comment by yogi, on May 30, 2016 at 12:28 pm | 12 comments | 9476 Views

AROUND TOWN

Immigrant House heads to its new home

One of the Mountain View's oldest domiciles, the former farm-laborer cottage known as the Immigrant House, is settling into...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2016
Last comment by Marty Estrada, on Aug 17, 2016 at 10:23 am | 5 comments | 9475 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Injured man seeks $100K, claiming Mountain View cops used excessive force in pulling him out a car window

The Mountain View City Council rejected a $100,000 claim from a man arrested by police on a misdemeanor charge who alleged...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2020
Last comment by Common Sense, on Mar 7, 2020 at 10:56 pm | 28 comments | 9473 Views

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MV sets sights on new transit center

Adding to the stack of transportation-related projects, Mountain View leaders last week pushed forward plans to begin studying...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2015
Last comment by Anthodyd, on Dec 2, 2015 at 10:51 am | 31 comments | 9468 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fourth of July festivities

Nothing says Independence Day to Mountain View residents like the melodious strains of the San Francisco Symphony accompanied...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2012
Last comment by Unhappy4th, on Jul 7, 2012 at 6:41 pm | 10 comments | 9465 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Police: Murder suspect on violent rampage in the south

One of two remaining at-large suspects in the double homicide on Plymouth Street was last seen robbing and pimping in the...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2008
Last comment by Southside, on May 28, 2015 at 12:40 pm | 6 comments | 9460 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Eight killed in shooting at San Jose VTA maintenance yard

A Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority employee shot and killed eight people at a VTA maintenance yard in San Jose...

Original post made on May. 26, 2021
Last comment by AC, on May 26, 2021 at 2:36 pm | 2 comments | 9460 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district aiming to buy San Antonio property

When the Los Altos School District passed a $150 million bond last year, the top "wishlist" item among district staff and...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2015
Last comment by Stop the Insanity, on Apr 8, 2015 at 2:02 pm | 35 comments | 9456 Views

AROUND TOWN

St. Francis student shot to death in Oregon

A Mountain View teenager was shot and killed Monday outside his grandmother's home in Oregon, about 13 miles south of Portland....

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2012
Last comment by Andrew, on Jul 14, 2012 at 9:42 pm | 2 comments | 9453 Views

AROUND TOWN

Two pedestrians hit, one dead in fatal hit-and-run at Rancho San Antonio

Santa Clara County sheriff's deputies arrested a driver that struck two pedestrians in a hit-and-run at Rancho San Antonio...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2019
Last comment by More info, on Oct 2, 2019 at 10:56 am | 6 comments | 9451 Views

AROUND TOWN

The wrecking ball swings for another 59 homes

For the third time in recent months, Mountain View City Council members held their noses and made a show of disapproval even...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2019
Last comment by William Hitchens, on Apr 8, 2019 at 5:50 pm | 30 comments | 9445 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hospital board agrees to cushy contract with interim CEO

El Camino Hospital's board of directors appointed its new interim CEO, granting the hospital's new top staffer a contract...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2016
Last comment by taxpayer2, on Nov 2, 2016 at 2:17 pm | 18 comments | 9443 Views

OTHER ISSUES

New bus route aims to get mega-commuters off the road

For tech employees living in Morgan Hill and Gilroy, getting through Santa Clara County's congested highway system to the...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2017
Last comment by William Hitchens, on Feb 16, 2017 at 5:35 pm | 9 comments | 9442 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Young, homeless and sick

Santa Clara County's rising numbers of homeless youth could spur a future health care crisis. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2018
Last comment by Solution?, on Jul 25, 2018 at 10:04 pm | 3 comments | 9439 Views
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