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Gov. Newsom rolls out state website with natural disaster, power shutoff info

Gov. Gavin Newsom on Monday announced the launch of a new website at that gathers information on a variety...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2019
Last comment by Sal, on Oct 29, 2019 at 3:35 pm | 2 comments | 2104 Views


Supervisors decline to restart negotiations with Stanford on campus expansion

Frustrated by its inability to negotiate a deal with Santa Clara County for a significant campus expansion, Stanford University...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2019
Last comment by Jake, on Oct 9, 2019 at 5:56 am | 1 comment | 2104 Views


San Mateo County to enforce face masks for the public, essential employees

County Health Officer Dr. Scott Morrow is now requiring residents and essential employees to wear face coverings when out...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2020
There are no comments yet. 2102 Views


County Supervisors reject informing ICE when inmates are released

Sticking to a longtime policy, the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors voted 5-0 Tuesday to reject changing course and...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2019
Last comment by Cray cray, on Jun 6, 2019 at 10:39 am | 4 comments | 2101 Views


Hospital's goal should be transparency

When it comes to bringing the latest technology to its patients, Mountain View's El Camino Hospital is among the best in...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2017
Last comment by True, on Sep 4, 2017 at 9:52 pm | 1 comment | 2099 Views


Letter to the editor

<B>Regarding the principal changes Read the full story here

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2018
Last comment by @ Chris Chiang, on Mar 10, 2018 at 10:27 pm | 6 comments | 2099 Views


Santa Clara County, San Francisco seek injunction blocking public charge rule

Santa Clara County and San Francisco have asked a federal judge for a preliminary injunction blocking a "public charge" rule...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2019
Last comment by European immigrant', on Aug 30, 2019 at 7:06 am | 3 comments | 2095 Views


Facebook's international drama has its day in county court

A years-old lawsuit in San Mateo County has made international headlines in recent days after a the founder of a company...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2018
Last comment by William Hitchens, on Dec 5, 2018 at 5:06 pm | 1 comment | 2095 Views


Letters to the editor

<B>'Human heritage' neglect is totally unacceptable Read the full story here

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2015
Last comment by You want to see stinky?, on Sep 23, 2015 at 1:09 am | 2 comments | 2094 Views


Public input favors boosting city's minimum wage

Residents and local businesses are largely in favor of an increase to Mountain View's minimum wage, according to input gathered...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2014
Last comment by Bubba, on Sep 12, 2014 at 11:14 am | 1 comment | 2094 Views


City Council approves plan for 67 affordable homes

At a time of overwhelming demand for affordable housing, the City Council on Tuesday enthusiastically gave a round of approvals...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2016
Last comment by David Gray, on Jun 25, 2016 at 6:24 pm | 6 comments | 2091 Views


Graham parents complain about daily traffic jam

Back in 2012, a trio of students hit by vehicles near Graham Middle School spurred parents and school officials to push the...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2017
Last comment by StopMtnView, on Sep 21, 2017 at 9:45 pm | 15 comments | 2087 Views


*****Voting Information for Measure V*****

So Much information is being withheld from the public. It is so important for the public to know and understand that Measure...

Original post made by Mike_ on Oct. 22, 2016
Last comment by Mike_, on Nov 7, 2016 at 8:57 pm | 47 comments | 2086 Views


Supervisor Simitian brings 'sidewalk office hours' to local farmers markets

Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian will hold "sidewalk office hours" at local farmers markets this month. Read the...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2019
Last comment by Billy Bob, on Jun 16, 2019 at 3:15 pm | 1 comment | 2084 Views


Crime Briefs

<B>Downtown fight leads to arrests Read the full story here

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2016
There are no comments yet. 2083 Views


Owner's empty lot could be new home for the Bakotich house

The city's second oldest home may have a savior in Ellyn Berner, who was thinking about selling her vacant lot on Pettis...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2010
Last comment by Huh?, on Jun 21, 2010 at 2:19 pm | 2 comments | 2082 Views


Letter to the editor

<B>Voting advice Read the full story here posted Friday,...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2016
Last comment by Re-elect None of them, on Jul 29, 2016 at 8:34 am | 1 comment | 2082 Views


Ending the wasted food run-around

Peninsula Food Runners works to remove logistical barriers to food donations, picking up leftover meals from Palo Alto area...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2017
Last comment by Matt, on Dec 5, 2017 at 10:26 pm | 1 comment | 2081 Views


Aircraft noise 'link' to stroke and heart disease deaths

The risks of stroke, heart and circulatory disease are higher in areas with a lot of aircraft noise, researchers say. For...

Original post made by Bernie Brightman on Oct. 9, 2013
There are no comments yet. 2079 Views


Posh Bagel owners arrested for alleged insurance fraud

The owner and founder of several Bay Area bakeries has been arrested on suspicion of failing to report employee injuries...

Original post made on May. 3, 2010
Last comment by George Olson, on May 3, 2010 at 9:23 am | 1 comment | 2078 Views
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