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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 Fun and cool, 1 minute ago | 52 comments | 7315 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Launching rent control has hefty price tag

Rent control is touted as a way to clamp down on housing expenses, but in at least one regard it's fast becoming a money...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2017
Last comment by Michael O'Brien, Tenant, 38 minutes ago | 10 comments | 514 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 Everything is going to be alright , 1 hour ago | 11 comments | 3171 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. 17, 2017
Last comment by Robyn, 1 hour ago | 31 comments | 836 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 Robyn, 1 hour ago | 14 comments | 1695 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain posts new suicide-prevention signs

Suicide-prevention signs along the Caltrain tracks will be updated as part of a nation-wide study on whether they are effective....

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by Super Dave, 3 hours ago | 4 comments | 2594 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 Share the wealth, 3 hours ago | 38 comments | 1972 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 Ben Around, 3 hours ago | 42 comments | 3447 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, 5 hours ago | 2 comments | 2613 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, 8 hours ago | 9 comments | 1102 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 | 514 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. 1327 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. 696 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 | 4102 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 | 4715 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 | 1797 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 3749 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 | 2022 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 | 808 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 | 766 Views
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