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OTHER ISSUES

Rental committee prepares $2.5M budget

The costs of Mountain View's experiment with rent control now has a clear price tag -- about $160 annually for almost every...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2017
Last comment by Steven Nelson, 6 hours ago | 32 comments | 1057 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council OKs art installation for children's library

The Mountain View Library Children’s Services Area will receive a whimsical upgrade by artist Lisa Long. Read the full...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2017
Last comment by Steven Nelson, 6 hours ago | 3 comments | 705 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Antonio mall up for sale

A strip mall at the bustling corner of El Camino Real and San Antonio Road is now up for sale with an asking price of $42.5...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2017
Last comment by Oh My, 13 hours ago | 10 comments | 1796 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teacher housing at Cooper Park?

The Mountain View Whisman School District is taking a close look at building workforce housing at Cooper Park, giving teachers...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2017
Last comment by GrantRoadStrained, 16 hours ago | 33 comments | 466 Views

ELECTIONS

Gov. Brown signs off on Caltrain's sales-tax measure

The approval of Senate Bill 797 will allow Caltrain to move ahead with a sales-tax increase measure. Read the full story...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2017
Last comment by the rest of the story, 21 hours ago | 20 comments | 2283 Views

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Rental committee considers $160 annual fee on all apartments

The cost of Mountain View's experiment with rent control now has a price tag -- about $160 annually for each apartment in...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man , on Oct 15, 2017 at 6:16 am | 40 comments | 3893 Views

BOOKS

Downed power lines lead to apartment fire

Mountain View firefighters extinguished a one-alarm fire at a two-story apartment building in the 400 block of Escuela Avenue...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1516 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Petitions ready for rent adjustment requests

Mountain View's new system for settling the myriad disputes over the cost of apartment rents is now ready for show time....

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man , on Oct 14, 2017 at 3:15 pm | 23 comments | 1114 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Four teens cited for MV car theft

A Mountain View woman's car was stolen and ended up in a Sunnyvale impound lot over the weekend after four teens reportedly...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2017
Last comment by Eric, on Oct 13, 2017 at 12:52 pm | 1 comment | 1845 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

City Council paves the way for a San Antonio school

Calling a neighborhood school and park land a top priority in the San Antonio Shopping Center area, Mountain View City Council...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2017
Last comment by Some info, on Oct 12, 2017 at 11:19 pm | 17 comments | 2906 Views

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Smoke poses health concerns for Peninsula residents

Mountain View residents are encouraged to stay indoors and avoid prolonged exposure to smoke pouring onto the Peninsula from...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2017
Last comment by egsn jamb, on Oct 12, 2017 at 10:43 pm | 5 comments | 3210 Views

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Man arrested for indecent exposure at Landels

A Palo Alto resident was arrested in Mountain View on Saturday after he allegedly exposed himself to a mother and her child...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2017
Last comment by Jails can't help him, on Oct 12, 2017 at 9:34 am | 1 comment | 2210 Views

MOVIES

'Columbus' Days

"Columbus" is a comedy about a Korean-born man who finds himself stuck in Columbus, Indiana, where his architect father is...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2017
Last comment by Jes' Sayin', on Oct 11, 2017 at 10:06 pm | 1 comment | 249 Views

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Wildfires causing 'unprecedented levels' of air pollution

The North Bay wildfires are causing "unprecedented levels" of air pollution throughout the Bay Area, regional air quality...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2017
Last comment by @Citizen84, on Oct 11, 2017 at 5:09 pm | 2 comments | 3370 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County, employee union announce suit against Trump cancellation of DACA

Santa Clara County along with SEIU Local 521 announced that they have filed suit in federal court today against the Trump...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2017
Last comment by Citizen84, on Oct 11, 2017 at 4:53 pm | 3 comments | 1552 Views

OTHER ISSUES

MV firefighters battle North Bay wildfires

Mountain View firefighters left early Monday morning to aid in a statewide effort to control massive wildfires burning in...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2017
Last comment by Better Ready Than Sorry, on Oct 11, 2017 at 4:11 pm | 4 comments | 982 Views

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Mountain View man arrested on attempted murder charges

Police arrested a 26-year-old Mountain View man early Monday morning on a slew of charges including attempted murder after...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2017
Last comment by Jose, on Oct 11, 2017 at 3:02 pm | 1 comment | 2834 Views

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City begins talks on redeveloping older apartments

Perhaps a glimpse of things to come — an attractive new housing project came before the City Council on Tuesday that seemed...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2017
Last comment by MAS, on Oct 11, 2017 at 9:43 am | 84 comments | 1967 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV school districts struggle to close achievement gap

Efforts to improve the academic performance of Mountain View's neediest students largely fell flat this year, according to...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2017
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Oct 10, 2017 at 9:59 am | 6 comments | 1972 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local group fights to protect immigrant rights

Fear and anxiety spread among the local immigrant community last week after federal immigration officials conducted a nationwide...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2017
Last comment by Love, on Oct 9, 2017 at 5:08 pm | 8 comments | 2239 Views
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