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Tenant attorneys seek clarity on rent-control kickoff

Could Mountain View's landlords soon be on the hook to pay back a small fortune in overcharged rents? Read the full story...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2017
Last comment by Kudos to the City Staff and City Attorney, 1 hour ago | 27 comments | 783 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tenant attorneys seek clarity on rent-control kickoff

Could Mountain View's landlords soon be on the hook to pay back a small fortune in overcharged rents? Read the full story...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2017
Last comment by george drysdale, 1 hour ago | 2 comments | 2608 Views

OTHER ISSUES

San Antonio center near completion

It took nearly half a decade, but a massive new office campus at the San Antonio Shopping Center is almost complete. The...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2017
Last comment by Anke, 1 hour ago | 9 comments | 2781 Views

MOVIES

Suspected mail thief arrested in MV

Police arrested a Santa Clara man last week after he was pulled over and allegedly found to be in possession of mail and...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2017
Last comment by @anke, 4 hours ago | 9 comments | 1054 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Regional plans for major housing growth up for approval

Elected officials from all nine Bay Area counties are set to vote later this month on a road map for sustainable growth in...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2017
Last comment by YIMBY, 6 hours ago | 37 comments | 1951 Views

AROUND TOWN

A graveyard of Google bikes

It's just one of the many perks of working at Google -- employees can take their pick from about 1,000 brightly colored bicycles...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2017
Last comment by DC, 14 hours ago | 48 comments | 7169 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Still no solid plan for school bond money

The final day of July will mark the 1,000th day since the Los Altos School District's $150 million Measure N bond squeaked...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2017
Last comment by Dual Concerns, on Jul 20, 2017 at 11:56 am | 13 comments | 1577 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A graveyard of Google bikes

It's just one of the many perks of working at Google — employees can take their pick from about 1,000 brightly colored...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2017
Last comment by Bonnie Malouf, on Jul 19, 2017 at 6:42 pm | 1 comment | 506 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police seek armed robbers

Mountain View police are asking for the public's help in finding two men who robbed a business with a handgun and made off...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1304 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Rent committee punts on tough questions

In their most difficult meeting to date, members of the city's Rental Housing Committee were clearly overwhelmed as they...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2017
Last comment by @ron haley, on Jul 18, 2017 at 6:13 pm | 41 comments | 3424 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Health care district board seeks new member

With a vacant seat on its board of directors since the end of last month, the El Camino Healthcare District is accepting...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2017
There are no comments yet. 688 Views

ELECTIONS

New census shows Mountain View homeless population growing

Call it Exhibit A of Silicon Valley's worsening housing crisis – a new Santa Clara County homeless census has found a spike...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2017
Last comment by Clarification, on Jul 18, 2017 at 3:45 pm | 37 comments | 4097 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Brouhaha continues over city's business licenses

Mountain View's ongoing dragnet targeting unlicensed businesses operating in the city may be creating more problems than...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2017
Last comment by a MV Resident, on Jul 18, 2017 at 3:44 pm | 18 comments | 4707 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View joins climate-change coalition

In response to the recent Trump administration decision to pull out of the international Paris Agreement to combat climate...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2017
Last comment by Al Gore, on Jul 18, 2017 at 8:36 am | 12 comments | 1790 Views

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Mountain View council balks at developer's proposed 'public benefits'

The insatiable need for more housing was enough to win approvals for a 211-unit apartment project that will go up along Mountain...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2017
Last comment by YIMBY, on Jul 17, 2017 at 6:12 pm | 36 comments | 3746 Views

AROUND TOWN

Two arrested after hours-long standoff with police, SWAT team

Mountain View police arrested two people involved in a domestic dispute early Sunday morning after both allegedly refused...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2017
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 17, 2017 at 4:32 pm | 10 comments | 2014 Views

BOOKS

Award-winning Stanford math professor dies

Stanford mathematics professor Maryam Mirzakhani, the first woman to win the Fields Medal, mathematics' leading award, has...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2017
Last comment by Farhad, on Jul 16, 2017 at 10:47 pm | 1 comment | 803 Views

ELECTIONS

Supervisor Simitian to hold 'sidewalk office hours'

Community members can stop by their local farmers' markets this weekend to talk about issues of interest and concern with...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2017
Last comment by ChangeMenloWaypoint, on Jul 16, 2017 at 12:25 pm | 6 comments | 764 Views

OTHER ISSUES

More mobile health services coming to Mountain View

Responding to rising levels of homelessness and poor access to health care among the North County's neediest residents, the...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2017
Last comment by Neighbors Helping Neighbors, on Jul 15, 2017 at 9:36 am | 6 comments | 1526 Views

AROUND TOWN

Relocation plan for MV Planned Parenthood in the works

Santa Clara County officials are negotiating a deal to keep Planned Parenthood's only North County clinic here in Mountain...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2017
Last comment by fixiegirl, on Jul 15, 2017 at 8:19 am | 3 comments | 1840 Views
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